Health Experts Hope Omicron Variant Helps Covid Reach Endemic Stage

The U.S. has recorded more than 66 million Covid-19 cases since the pandemic began, according to an NBC News poll, with more than 130 thousand Americans hospitalized with the virus. NBC News medical reporter Erika Edwards breaks down whether cases are declining in some parts of the country and what health experts are saying about a possible endemic stage. 

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Neighbor helps save people from burning home in Worcester, family says

In addition to heavy flames, firefighters had to battle the bitter cold conditions as they knocked down the blaze.

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CEO with Down syndrome runs successful cookie company and helps people with disabilities get jobs

Collette Divitto created her own cookie company when she was in her 20s. And if being a successful business owner at such a young age isn’t impressive enough, Divitto also created a nonprofit that helps people with disabilities start their careers. Caitlin O’Kane has more with The Uplift.

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Program Helps Pregnant Moms Battling Addiction | Zerlina.

The U.S. is one of the worst developed countries for maternal mortality. Crises like opioids and COVID haven’t helped. Zerlina highlights one program helping pregnant people who are battling addiction.

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