Researchers Find Links between Sociodemographic Factors, COVID-19 Preventative Efforts

During the COVID-19 pandemic, most Arkansans wore masks and washed their hands regularly to prevent the spread of COVID-19. However, fewer Arkansas limited social interactions, according to a study conducted…

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F.D.A. Authorizes Second Boosters for Those 50 and Older and Some Immunocompromised People

Federal regulators authorized second booster shots of the Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna coronavirus vaccines on Tuesday for everyone 50 and older. The Food and Drug Administration also authorized a second booster…

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Economic recovery on the horizon as COVID wanes

Economically speaking, El Dorado hung tough throughout 2021 as the city continued to recover from the effects of the coronavirus (COVID) pandemic. Officials with the El Dorado-Union County Chamber of…

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Arkansas doctors, pharmacists worried by end to federal program for treating uninsured COVID patients

Arkansas health care providers are worried after news that a federal program that covers the costs of covid-19 treatments for uninsured patients will be ending within the next couple of…

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Arkansas’ covid trends continue downward as state marks 18th straight day with few hospitalizations

A day after falling below 1,000 for the first time in more than a month, the number of covid-19 patients in Arkansas hospitals kept plummeting on Friday as the state's…

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