Dubbed by public health experts “the good early warning system,” COVID-19 testing remains one of the most crucial ways to contain and mitigate the spread of the disease—all the more so now, as the Omicron variant threat looms large. Below are the answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about COVID-19 testing toRead More
How Is the COVID-19 Nasal Swab Test Performed?
If you’re getting a COVID-19 nasal swab test, you’re likely curious about how it’s done, especially if you’ve heard complaints from people who know how they felt their brains were “scraped” during the test. While the procedure involves a little discomfort and resistance, and you may feel a tickle in your throat or the urgeRead More
Types of COVID-19 Tests
At this point, you may have already learned to embrace the new normal brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic. Nonetheless, it is likely that you will still need to get tested at some point. Whether you’re vaccinated or not, you can still contract and spread the disease, and thus, testing, contact tracing, and social distancingRead More