Covid-19 Cases Rising Again in Nursing Homes Nationwide

Uptick portends more deaths among the most vulnerable and reveals a flaw in idea of natural herd immunity

Credit: American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living

With new Covid-19 cases surging across the country and the pandemic expected to get much worse, the number of new infections has begun inching back up in nursing homes after declining since late…

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Robert Roy Britt

Robert Roy Britt

Health & science writer. Independent journalist covering physical health & mental wellness. My new book, “Make Sleep Your Superpower,” is coming Nov. 1.