Coronavirus

Coronavirus

242.2 Million More Americans Need to Get The Covid-19 Vaccine to Reach Herd Immunity
Public Health

242.2 Million More Americans Need to Get The Covid-19 Vaccine to Reach Herd Immunity

Achieving herd immunity will slow or stop the transmission of COVID-19 completely and 247 million people will need to be vaccinated.

Mira Research Team
Mira Research Team9 Feb 2021
COVID-19 Vaccine Myths Debunked
Insights

COVID-19 Vaccine Myths Debunked

The vaccine does not contain any animal products, preservatives, or microchips. COVID-19 myths and facts.

Jacqueline Slobin
Jacqueline Slobin21 Sep 2021
How To Avoid A Surprise Bill For a COVID Test?
Tips

How To Avoid A Surprise Bill For a COVID Test?

The CARES Act and Families First Coronavirus Relief Act are supposed to ensure free COVID-19 testing for everybody, including people without insurance. However, numerous patients have received bills of hundreds of dollars after receiving a COVID-19 test. Here's how to avoid receiving a surprise bill in the mail after receiving care.

Mira Research Team
Mira Research Team6 Apr 2022
 Will The COVID-19 Vaccine Protect Against The New Strain?
Public Health

Will The COVID-19 Vaccine Protect Against The New Strain?

A mutated variant of COVID-19 that emerged in the UK was discovered in Colorado on December 29th, 2020. This new COVID strain appears to spread much faster than the original strain but does not seem to be more deadly. According to experts and scientists, the vaccines produced by Moderna and Pfizer-BioNTech will be effective in preventing infection with the new strain.

Mira Research Team
Mira Research Team21 Sep 2021
COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution: State By State Data
Public Health

COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution: State By State Data

According to Dr. Fauci, if 75-85% of Americans get the vaccine, we can see a return to normalcy at the end of 2021. Since FDA-approval, high-risk groups such as medical professionals and people living in long-term living facilities have been able to receive the Covid-19 vaccine. Our research team pulled original data to analyze COVID-19 vaccine doses that have been administered, distributed and the percentage of the population that's vaccinated in each state.

Khang T. Vuong, MHA
Khang T. Vuong, MHA9 Feb 2021
Pfizer vs. Moderna COVID Vaccine - How are they different?
Public Health

Pfizer vs. Moderna COVID Vaccine - How are they different?

Pfizer vs. Moderna COVID Vaccine - How are they different? The main differences are storage temperature and when the second dose is taken.

Khang T. Vuong, MHA
Khang T. Vuong, MHA9 Feb 2021
Where To Get a COVID-19 Vaccine In New York City?
Public Health

Where To Get a COVID-19 Vaccine In New York City?

This article lists various vaccine hubs, health centers, primary care offices, urgent care centers, and hospital-based health centers that offer the Covid-19 vaccine in New York City. Statcare, Sun River Health Inwood, Gotham Health, ODA Primary Healthcare Network, and RendrCare offer the COVID-19 vaccine in NYC.

Mira Research Team
Mira Research Team21 Sep 2021
Where & How To Get A Rapid COVID Test in Staten Island?
Public Health

Where & How To Get A Rapid COVID Test in Staten Island?

Rapid COVID test locations in Staten Island include ProHealth Circle Urgent Cares, Staten Island Ferry Terminal, Greenbelt Recreation Center, and CityMD locations.

Mira Research Team
Mira Research Team22 Mar 2021
NYC Coronavirus Update: Possible Shutdown After Christmas
Public Health

NYC Coronavirus Update: Possible Shutdown After Christmas

Updated December 17, 2020: NYC has seen a surge in COVID-19 cases, with a positivity rate of 4.2% last week. NYC could be facing a shutdown shortly after Christmas, according to Mayor de Blasio, if NYC residents don't wear masks, stay home when sick and social distance. There are some restrictions to mitigate the spread of COVID-19 and avoid a lockdown. These restrictions include a maximum gathering size of 10 people, as well as restaurants and bars to close indoor dining. A total of 42,900 doses of the Pfizer vaccine have arrived so far. New York City expects a total of 465,000 doses in December.

Mira Research Team
Mira Research Team12 Jul 2021
Is Christmas 2020 Canceled?
Tips

Is Christmas 2020 Canceled?

Christmas is canceled if you cannot host a safe Christmas gathering. In this article, we outline whether or not Christmas 2020 is canceled. Some alternative ideas for a safe Christmas include keeping dinners to only members of your household, have dinner outside, social distancing, keeping windows and doors open, and wearing masks unless eating, in this case, Christmas may not be canceled. In terms of traveling for Christmas, you should analyze your risk and your mode of transportation. If gathering with family members from outside your community, it is advised that everyone quarantines or minimizes contact with other people for the two weeks leading up to Christmas. Some states have holiday COVID guidelines.

Mira Research Team
Mira Research Team20 Jan 2021
When Can We Stop Wearing Masks In 2021? What Will The Summer Be Like?
Public Health

When Can We Stop Wearing Masks In 2021? What Will The Summer Be Like?

When Can We Stop Wearing Masks In 2021? By the fall or winter of 2021, we will likely stop wearing masks.

Khang T. Vuong, MHA
Khang T. Vuong, MHA24 Mar 2021
How Long After Exposure Should You Get A COVID-19 Test?
Public Health

How Long After Exposure Should You Get A COVID-19 Test?

Official CDC guidance does not require fully vaccinated persons to quarantine after exposure but recommends getting a COVID-19 test 3-5 days after exposure. Even if you are not experiencing symptoms, you should wear a mask indoors for 14 days after exposure to prevent spreading the virus.

Khang T. Vuong, MHA
Khang T. Vuong, MHA15 Sep 2021