This Thermostat Setting Could Help Protect You From the New COVID Variant, According to Infectious Disease Experts

This time four years ago, we were learning about a mysterious illness called COVID-19. In 2024, COVID-19 isn’t a mystery anymore, but new variants continue to arise, sometimes with different symptoms and the need for updated guidance.

On January 5, 2024, the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention posted that JN.1 was the most widely circulating variant of COVID-19 in the U.S., accounting for about two-thirds (62%) of currently circulating variants.