Health Officials Warn Of Increased Risk Of Measles Outbreak After 22 Million Infants Missed Their Vaccine Last YearDuring the coronavirus pandemic last year, 22 million infants did not get their measles vaccine, according to data from the World Health Organization and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
CDC Recommends Children As Young As 5 Get Vaccinated Against COVID-19The CDC issued formal recommendations for children as young as 5 years old to get vaccinated against COVID-19, clearing the final regulatory hurdle for younger kids to start receiving Pfizer's vaccine this week.
FDA Authorizes 4th COVID Shot For Moderately Or Severely Immunosuppressed PatientsVaccines depend on the recipient’s own immune system to respond to the shot by making antibodies and killer cells to fight off an invading germ, but not everyone can do that.
Salami Sticks Sold At Trader Joe's Recalled After Being Linked To Salmonella OutbreakTrader Joe's has taken the product off its shelves and is warning customers to throw it away if you have any at home.
Moderna, Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Shots Greenlighted By CDCThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention formally recommended booster shots for many recipients of Moderna and Johnson & Johnson's vaccines on Thursday.
FDA Grants Emergency Use Authorization For Moderna And Johnson & Johnson's COVID Vaccine Booster ShotsThe FDA on Wednesday granted emergency use authorization to booster shots from Moderna and Johnson & Johnson.
FDA, CDC May Approve COVID Vaccine Booster Shots For More Americans This WeekNew research suggests Johnson & Johnson's vaccine has been less effective than others. Many may soon be looking to mix vaccines for better protection.
CDC Issues New COVID-19 Guidance For Holiday SeasonNew holiday COVID-19 guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention urges eligible people to get vaccinated against the virus and wear masks — in some cases — when gathering.
CDC Recommending Pfizer Booster Shots For Seniors, Adults With Underlying Medical Conditions, Adults At Greater Risk Of Exposure At WorkYou will only be able to get a Pfizer booster shot if you received a second Pfizer dose at least six months ago.
CDC Backs Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Shots For Millions Of Seniors And Some OthersThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention endorsed booster shots for millions of older or otherwise vulnerable Americans, opening a major new phase in the U.S vaccination drive against COVID-19.
CDC Advisers Recommend Who Can Get Pfizer Booster ShotsNow people at least 65 years old or living in long-term care facilities, like nursing homes, will be eligible for booster shots.