The latest coronavirus headlines

Ohio has had 1,083,609 total cases of COVID-19, the Ohio Department of Health reported May 9. Read more

Ohio has had 1,084,322 total cases of COVID-19, the Ohio Department of Health reported May 10. Read more

CINCINNATI — Republican Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine has gotten criticism from within his own party… Read more

Ohio has had 1,081,518 total cases of COVID-19, the Ohio Department of Health reported May 7. Read more

In Woodland Hills, an east Cleveland neighborhood, about 15% of the population has been vaccinated against COVID-19, compared to about 41% statewide. Read more

For the third week in a row, Ohio's two-week COVID-19 case rate has declined after seeing an… Read more

Tel Aviv-Yafo Municipality declares the city ready for international tourists to start returning in May • “Incoming tourism is an integral part of the identity of Tel Aviv-Yafo,” says the city’s mayor.

The post European Council recommends relaxing Covid travel restrictions for Israeli tourists appeared first on JNS.org. Read more

WASHINGTON — The Biden administration on Wednesday joined calls for more sharing of the tech… Read more

Ohio has had 1,078,734 total cases of COVID-19, the Ohio Department of Health reported May 5. Read more

Ohio has had 1,077,284 total cases of COVID-19, the Ohio Department of Health reported May 4. Read more

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WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden on Tuesday set a new vaccination goal to deliver at least o… Read more

The government also approved new Health Ministry procedures that ban Israelis from visiting seven countries due to their high rate of coronavirus infections and the presence of variants of concern.

The post Israeli Health Ministry set to vaccinate next cohort, 12- to 15-year-olds appeared first on JNS.org. Read more

The variants were all found in people who had recently entered the country from abroad • Phase II trials of Israel’s EXO-CD24 coronavirus treatment are underway in Greece.

The post First cases of Brazilian, Chilean coronavirus variants detected in Israel appeared first on JNS.org. Read more

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is expected to authorize Pfizer's COVID-1… Read more

Pop-up programs, workshops, giving circles, “screen-side chats” and wellness inspiration draw on Jewish culture and wisdom to help address rising levels of loneliness, stress and anxiety.

The post Program focuses on Jewish teen wellness during Mental Health Awareness Month appeared first on JNS.org. Read more

Fully vaccinated staff in nursing homes and assisted living facilities will be exempt from r… Read more

The Israel Defense Forces credits its “rapid techno-logistical” vaccination program for the achievement.

The post IDF records zero positive coronavirus cases for first time since onset of pandemic appeared first on JNS.org. Read more

Ohio has had 1,075,004 total cases of COVID-19, the Ohio Department of Health reported May 2. Read more

Ohio has had 1,072,312 total cases of COVID-19, the Ohio Department of Health reported April 30. Read more

In about two months, Ohio lawmakers will gain the power to strike down public health orders they disagree with through a majority vote. Read more

For the second week in a row, Ohio is reporting a drop in its statewide average for COVID-19… Read more

It is deploying ventilators, manufactured in Israel, to hospitals in Mumbai and Ahmedabad.

The post JDC responds to surge of coronavirus cases in India appeared first on JNS.org. Read more

CEO of the humanitarian agency Yotam Polizer said the scale of what is unfolding there is “simply overwhelming.”

The post IsraAID to provide oxygen concentrators, supplies to India in midst of COVID crisis appeared first on JNS.org. Read more

Israel’s Deputy Health Minister says the last remaining coronavirus restrictions will likely be removed next month if infection rates continue to drop and remain low.

The post Israeli data shows Pfizer vaccine 97 percent effective against British variant appeared first on JNS.org. Read more

Ohio has had 1,068,985 total cases of COVID-19, the Ohio Department of Health reported April 28. Read more

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WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden spent his first 100 days in office encouraging Americans to… Read more

Ohio has had 1,067,262 total cases of COVID-19, the Ohio Department of Health reported April 27. Read more

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NEW YORK — The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention eased its guidelines Tuesday on th… Read more

Doctors from a leading Israeli hospital are on their way to the South American country to help fight a mushrooming coronavirus crisis there.

The post Israel sends medical delegation to Covid-stricken Uruguay appeared first on JNS.org. Read more

Participants will be required to provide a negative PCR test before boarding a flight to Israel, as well as take an antibody test upon their arrival at Israel’s Ben-Gurion International Airport.

The post Birthright Israel to resume trips for vaccinated Americans in May appeared first on JNS.org. Read more

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