Gottlieb Says US Needs New Vaccine Strategy As Pace Of Shots LagsApproaching the Fourth of July holiday, the U.S. appears unlikely to attain President Biden's self-imposed goal of getting administering at least one COVID-19 vaccine dose to 70% of American adults.
President Biden Makes Vaccination Push As Concerns Over Delta Variant IncreasePresident Joe Biden announced the U.S. has reached a new milestone in the battle against COVID-19.
New York Scaling Back Mass COVID Vaccination Sites, Adding Pop-Ups At Early Voting LocationsWith 70% of adult New Yorkers having received their first dose of COVID-19 vaccine, the state will shift focus to areas with low vaccination rates.
New Jersey Hits COVID Vaccination Milestone 2 Weeks EarlyThe original target date to hit the milestone was June 30.
Falling Vaccination Rate Has Health Experts Concerned As New York Reopens, Delta Variant SpreadsSome Long Island parents worry the state's lifting of protocols may be used as an excuse not to get vaccinated.
New Jersey Transit Lifts Mask Mandate For Outdoor Train Platforms, Bus StopsA spokesperson says the new rule is consistent with state and federal guidelines.
Stony Brook University Hospital Participating In COVID Vaccine Trial For Children Under 12CBS2's Lisa Rozner spoke with some of the families who participated.
Study Shows COVID Vaccine Booster Helped Increase Antibody Levels In Transplant PatientsTransplant patients take medications to suppress their immune systems to prevent rejection, which can impair their responses to vaccines.
NYC Health Department Addresses Lessons Learned During Pandemic Through New Career Exploration Internship ProgramThe internship is a direct response to the devastation the pandemic had on communities of color, showing how public health needed more diverse voices.
New York Celebrates End Of COVID Restrictions With Fireworks Honoring Essential WorkersFireworks illuminated the sky over 10 locations statewide, reawakening the City that Never Sleeps from a long nap.
See It: Fireworks Honor Essential Workers, As New York Lifts Most COVID Restrictions"It's our way of saying thank you all across the state," Gov. Andrew Cuomo said.
'A Momentous Day:' New York Relaxes Most COVID-19 Restrictions After Reaching 70% Vaccination RateCuomo said fireworks displays will be held across the state Tuesday night to celebrate the health care heroes and other essential workers on the frontlines of the pandemic.
New York City To Hold July 7 'Hometown Heroes' Ticker Tape Parade For Health Care Workers, First Responders, Essential WorkersLast year, New Yorkers applauded from their windows to celebrate essential workers. This year, on July 7, they can celebrate in person.
Delta Variant Intensifies Urgency To Get Vaccinated Against COVID-19, Health Experts SayThose who are unvaccinated are most at risk and already make up a vast majority of new infections and hospitalizations.
Long Island 9-Year-Old Who Gave Her Piggy Bank To Help Feed Health Care Workers During Pandemic Gets To Be Doctor For A DayDesiree Mohammadi of Syosset looks up to the health care heroes who got us through the pandemic, so much so, she wants to be one.