Although many of us are still in lockdown following stay-at-home guidelines, let’s look ahead to see what air travel, that magical carpet ride, has in store for us as the year begins. Airfares continue to be low Airlines were hoping for a Christmas miracle, but that didn’t happen. Although the number of people who flew…

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The release of effective coronavirus vaccines in mid-December represented a major milestone in hopefully overcoming the pandemic that has gripped the world for the better part of 2020. And while health agencies and medical experts have vouched for the safety of the vaccine for the general public, its initial rollout saw a handful of isolated…

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TUESDAY, Dec. 15, 2020 — The first non-prescription COVID-19 test that enables people to collect samples and get results at home has received emergency use authorization from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. “This is a great step forward,” said Dr. Amesh Adalja, senior scholar at the Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security, in Baltimore.…

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