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Texas’ chief epidemiologist hopeful as COVID-19 hospitalizations fall to 2-year low

Posted on · Texas’ Chief State Epidemiologist says nearly 99% of the state population has developed at least some immune response to COVID-19. However, other public health experts caution the virus can be unpredictable.

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What you should know about the BA.2 omicron subvariant

Posted on · Though the number of COVID cases aren’t increasing substantially in our area, the new BA.2 subvariant is becoming more prevalent in Houston. Today, a local epidemiologist is here to explain this and more COVID headlines.

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Can the Winter Olympics survive China’s COVID outbreak? Can we survive another winter freeze?

Posted on · We get an update on how China is handling the COVID breakout during the Olympics Games in Beijing. Plus, how should Houstonians prepare for the icy winter storm ahead?

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