Colin Powell Has Died of Complications of COVID-19—But Is That Different Than Dying of the Disease Itself? We Asked Experts

The family of Colin Powell announced on Monday that the former US Secretary of State has died from complications of COVID-19. "General Colin L. Powell, former US Secretary of State and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, passed away this morning due to complications from Covid-19. He was fully …

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A New Delta Variant, AY4.2, Is Rising in the UK. Here's What That May Mean for the US

When public health officials talk about COVID-19 variants, people pay attention. And that's exactly what happened after former Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, MD, tweeted about a new Delta subtype over the weekend. COVID-Delta-Variant-AY.4-GettyImages-1205739966 . It currently accounts for about 80% of sequenced of cases in the UK, …

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