Dr. Fauci Expects Decision On Whether To Resume Johnson & Johnson COVID Vaccine By FridayDr. Anthony Fauci, chief medical adviser to Pres. Biden, said Sunday he believes there will be a decision on whether to end the pause on using Johnson & Johnson's coronavirus vaccine by Friday.
COVID Vaccine In NYC: New Yorkers Leave Appointment Stress Behind As City-Run Sites Begin Accepting Walk-Ins For Anyone Over Age 50With supply now outpacing demand, the city is confident they can lower the age range.
COVID Vaccine In New York: Walk-In Appointments Offered To All New Yorkers Over 50 At City-Run SitesWalk-in appointments were previously only available for New Yorkers over age 75.
Some Parents Hesitant, Others Back Science As COVID Vaccine Trials Continue On Younger Children, TeensChildren represent 23% of the U.S. population. According to Long Island health officials, herd immunity cannot be achieved without inoculating at least some of them.
As More People Get Vaccinated And Reopenings Expand, Some Are Experiencing 'Reentry Anxiety'After a year of living under restrictions in varying degrees of isolation, some say they are feeling reentry anxiety as they begin to socialize again.
Fordham University To Require COVID-19 Vaccine For Students Returning To Campus In FallInternational students will be offered the vaccine on campus if they were unable to get it in their home country, and religious and medical "accommodations" will be considered.
Biden Administration Working To Ensure U.S. Will Have Booster COVID-19 Shots If They Become NecessaryThe Biden administration is "in discussions" to ensure that it can obtain booster COVID-19 shots if they become necessary, a top official told lawmakers on Thursday.
New York City Contending With New COVID Vaccine Issue: Plenty Of Available AppointmentsFor the first time, thousands of spots have opened up without being immediately claimed.
COVID Vaccine In New York: With Thousands Of Appointments Now Available, Some Local Leaders Voice Concerns About Vaccine HesitancyThe challenge to secure appointments is apparently easing up as thousands of spots become available.
Study: Risk Of Brain Blood Clots Is 8-10 Times Higher After COVID-19 Infection Than From VaccineThe Oxford study, which hasn't been reviewed yet by scientists or published, looked at 500,000 COVID-19 patients and found CVT occurred at a rate of 39 in 1 million people after infection.
Investigators Working To Determine Whether Johnson & Johnson Vaccine May Cause Blood ClotsWhile that analysis proceeds, the FDA's pause in using the J&J vaccine continues.
Johnson & Johnson COVID Vaccinations Suspended Across Tri-State As Federal Health Officials Investigate Rare Blood ClotsThe FDA and CDC say they are investigating six cases of women reporting blood clots in the days after receiving the vaccine.
FDA Recommends 'Pause' For Johnson & Johnson COVID Vaccine After Rare Blood Clots ReportedThe FDA and CDC say they are investigating clots in six women in the days after vaccination, in combination with reduced platelet counts.
Pause On Johnson & Johnson Vaccine Forces Pivot In Vaccine Distribution PlanOfficials emphasized the tiny number of cases being investigated - just six out of 6.8 million shots given.
Brooklyn Woman Tests Positive For COVID After Vaccination, Experts Say Shot Minimizes Severity Of IllnessExperts say there are a number of reasons why someone can become infected even after getting their shot.