What We Know and Don’t Know About Omicron

What We Know and Don’t Know About Omicron

via Unsplash Why are health experts worried about the Omicron variant? The Omicron variant is the common name for the COVID-19 B.1.1.529 variant, which was first identified in South Africa in late November 2021. Health experts are concerned about the Omicron variant...
Heed Health Debunks 5 Common Myths about COVID-19 Vaccines

Heed Health Debunks 5 Common Myths about COVID-19 Vaccines

Lots of misinformation is floating around surrounding the COVID-19 vaccines, and it makes it difficult to stay informed and make decisions about whether you or those who are a part of your organization should get the vaccine. If you find yourself on the fence when...
COVID-19 Testing Explained: PCR Vs. Rapid Antigen

COVID-19 Testing Explained: PCR Vs. Rapid Antigen

via Unsplash COVID-19 testing has enormous value as a tool to help schools, workplaces, event organizers, and other organizations prevent the spread of the coronavirus within communities. Testing is one means of many to get people back to the workplace, the classroom,...
4 HR Tips for Managing On-Site Employees During the Pandemic

4 HR Tips for Managing On-Site Employees During the Pandemic

via Unsplash As many employees return to on-site working, larger companies have become responsible for maintaining a healthy work environment against the coronavirus. Companies with at least 100 employees are required to adhere to the Emergency Temporary Standards...
Are Covid-19 Vaccines Safe for Kids?

Are Covid-19 Vaccines Safe for Kids?

via Unsplash The FDA has already authorized the Pfizer vaccine for use in children 12 to 15. Last December the FDA approved vaccination for those 16 and older. Vaccination in children 5-12 could start within weeks if the FDA authorizes the request by Pfizer/BioNTech....