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Articles in topic Omicron

Here's how you can get free home Covid-19 tests

• How long you can wear your N95, according to experts • With Omicron, are cloth masks good enough? • Omicron wave shows early signs of peaking or plateauing -- but experts warn relief is still far off

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An expert weighs in on how parents should care for a child who tests positive, and what do to if a parent gets sick, but their children don't

These days, it's much easier to contract the coronavirus as the highly contagious Omicron variant spreads worldwide. As people face this current reality, it's important to note that the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention also recently changed its guidelines around isolation and quarantine. Many have questions about what to do if they or a family member ends up catching Covid-19.

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Opinion: I was relieved when my sons got mild Covid-19. Then I thought about this

Covid-19 continues its rampage across the US with the Omicron coronavirus variant spreading here, then there, then everywhere. Two months ago, the US had less than 100,000 new cases diagnosed each day; now the number is over 600,000, according to data from Johns Hopkins University, with no signs of slowing down.

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Opinion: Drivers, get ready for $4 gas

Americans all over the country have been paying higher prices at the pump. And if Omicron doesn't result in another round of widespread lockdowns or crackdowns on social gatherings, we can expect to see record-high gas prices nearing $4 a gallon in dozens of states this year.

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Parents of the youngest kids are not OK right now

The number of children under 5 hospitalized with Covid-19 has reached a record high, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Friday. This is partly because kids in this age group aren't eligible for vaccines, and the latest Omicron variant is explosively contagious. There are also fears that Omicron -- which seems to largely affect the upper airway -- may cause more severe cases in little ones, who have smaller airways.

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