Please take a moment to read these important pandemic-related resources from state and national agencies and organizations. Topics include research on long COVID-19 and updates about vaccines.

U.S. Department of Education: “Biden-Harris Administration Announces Partnership to Distribute Free COVID-19 Tests to Schools Across the Country

University of Minnesota: “CDC Revamps Wastewater COVID Data Reporting

Johns Hopkins Medicine: “COVID-19 Vaccine: What You Need to Know

U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA): “FDA Clears First COVID-19 Home Antigen Test

KFF: “Global COVID-19 Tracker

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS): “HHS Establishes Secretary’s Advisory Committee on Long COVID

National Public Radio (NPR): “Pain, Fatigue, Fuzzy Thinking: How Long COVID Disrupts the Brain

National Institutes of Health (NIH): “Science Update: NIH-Funded Study Finds No Link Between Preconception COVID-19 Vaccination and Miscarriage Risk

NIH: “Study Reveals How Young Children’s Immune Systems Tame SARS-CoV-2"

Psychology Today: “The Impact of COVID-19 on Adolescent Mental Health

World Health Organization (WHO): “WHO Updates Guidelines on Treatments for COVID-19"

Locate a Vaccination Site Near You

You can also locate a vaccination site near you. Many sites are walk-in with no need for an appointment. To learn about available vaccine clinics near you, simply text your ZIP code to 438829. Or, visit the Maryland Vax website at or call 1-855-MDGOVAX (1-855-634-6829) between 7 a.m. and 10 p.m. seven days a week.