Johnson & Johnson's One-Shot COVID Vaccine Authorized For Emergency UseThe Food and Drug Administration on Saturday authorized Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use.
FDA Advisory Panel Approves Johnson & Johnson COVID VaccineAn advisory panel on Friday approved Johnson & Johnson's COVID vaccine. It's now up to the FDA to make a final decision.
New COVID Variant First Detected In New York City Spreading In NortheastThe new variant may be able to evade present vaccines and drugs. But vaccine companies are already on the case.
Queens Woman Undergoes Liver Transplant After Doctors Link Mystery Infection To Nose PiercingDana Smith, a mom from Queens, is sharing her story to warn others that waiting too long to see a doctor or go to the hospital - even during the pandemic - can be a deadly mistake.
COVID Impact: Advocates Say Pandemic Causing Rising Mental Health Issues, Suicide Rates And Exploding Opioid CrisisFamilies on Long Island on Thursday called for more funding to help the increasing number of people suffering from mental illness and substance disorders.
COVID Vaccine: Washington Heights Sisters Pushing NYC To Begin In-Home InoculationsThere was a City Council vote Thursday to require Mayor Bill de Blasio's administration to announce a comprehensive plan to vaccinate homebound senior citizens for COVID-19.
FEMA Vaccination Sites Open For Brooklyn And Queens Residents At Medgar Evers And York CollegesThe federally-backed sites opened their doors Wednesday to qualified residents living in underserved, minority communities.
COVID Vaccine: Memorial Sloan Kettering Patients Voice Frustration Over Lack Of Doses At New Jersey SitesAdvocates and patients are now calling on the state for help.
Summer Camp Checklist: Questions Parents Need To Ask In Age Of CoronavirusSusie Lupert, the head of the American Camp Association, New York and New Jersey, told CBS2 parents are signing up their kids.
Rockland County Activates Emergency Operations Center To Manage COVID-19 Vaccine WaitlistEarlier this year, the county's Office for the Aging created a call center to help older residents navigate the vaccine appointment process. The office faced a flood of calls from people needing help.
FDA: Johnson & Johnson's Single-Dose Vaccine Effective Against COVID-19The J&J shot could help speed up vaccinations with just one dose, instead of two.
Thrive NYC Director: City's New Mental Health Response Pilot Program To Begin In HarlemThe information came during a City Council hearing, as lawmakers try to improve the way they respond to these vulnerable New Yorkers.
Connecticut Announces Vaccine Eligibility Schedule Based On AgeGov. Ned Lamont said the move is meant to avoid chaos and confusion, but the timetable could change.
COVID Vaccine: Those Who Use Facial Fillers May Notice Swelling After Getting Shots, But Doctors Say Not To WorryAs the scramble to deliver and administer COVID-19 vaccines continues, there's a potential side effect to the shot that you may not have heard of.
COVID Vaccine: Some Claim They Were Injured By Shots, But Experts Say There Is No Legal RecourseSince the first COVID-19 vaccine was administered, about 3.5 million people in New York and New Jersey have received their first dose. But not everyone is celebrating this life-affirming milestone.