Coronavirus

Latest news from the CDC on Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
Woman in mask receiving vaccination (© Thanassis Stavrakis/AP Images)

U.S. supports global COVID-19 response efforts

The United States is working with the international community to expand the distribution of COVID-19 vaccines around the world.
Collage of brightly colored portraits of many different women (© Rebecca Moses)

New York artist honors nurses for their hard work fighting COVID-19

Rebecca Moses, an artist and fashion designer, painted the portraits of 46 nurses at The Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City to thank them for their work.
Aerial view of village and sea (© Tomacrosse/Shutterstock)

U.S. ships COVID-19 vaccines to Pacific island nations

The United States is providing the Pacific Island nations of Palau, the Marshall Islands and the Federated States of Micronesia with COVID-19 vaccines.
Radiated tortoise crawling on ground (© Turtle Survival Alliance)

Saving Madagascar’s endangered tortoises during a pandemic

The U.S. government is helping a nonprofit group return Madagascar's endangered tortoises to the wild after the COVID-19 pandemic cost the group funding.
Football player holding trophy in air as confetti falls and other players celebrate (© Shannon Stapleton/Reuters)

Super Bowl 2021 will be different

About 7,500 health care workers will see the game in person while most others will watch from home. Learn what else will change because of COVID-19.
Cartoon Image of Priya riding her tiger in the sky amid kites (Courtesy of Priya's Shakti)

Indian superhero Priya honors front-line health care workers

India's first female superhero, Priya, is back in "Priya's Mask" — and she's honoring front-line workers and fighting disinformation about COVID-19.
Two people guiding helicopter in for landing on ship (U.S. Navy/Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Drace Wilson)

U.S. welcomes India’s role as global leader

The United States supports India's increasing role as a global leader. Learn how the world's largest democracy is advancing Indo-Pacific peace and security.
Vials of vaccine and syringe (© Dado Ruvic/Reuters)

Biden bolsters U.S. support for COVID-19 vaccinations abroad

The United States is joining COVAX, a global effort to ensure all countries have access to COVID-19 vaccines. Learn more about U.S. vaccination efforts.
Cormac the llama in a field (Courtesy of Triple J Farms)

Llama antibodies could protect against COVID-19

Small antibodies, known as nanobodies, taken from a llama could prove to be effective against COVID-19. Read more about U.S. medical research.