Doctor: All COVID-19 Booster Shots, Regardless Of Brand Initially Received, Will Increase Antibody LevelsWhile millions have yet to get their first COVID-19 shot, many are scrambling to get a third, their booster jab. But which one and why? Dr. Max is here to clear up any confusion.
Johnson & Johnson Splitting Into 2 CompaniesJohnson & Johnson is splitting into two companies, separating the division that sells Band-Aids and Listerine, from its medical device and prescription drug business.
COVID Vaccine 'Mix-And-Match' Study Finds Moderna Booster After J&J Single-Shot Produced Major Increase In AntibodiesThe Food and Drug Administration is planning to give Americans a lot more freedom to get a vaccine booster different from the one they first received.
Report: Feds May Allow Americans To Get Different COVID Booster Than Vaccine They First ReceivedIf you need a COVID-19 booster shot, you may not need to get the same brand as your first shots.
FDA Advisers Back COVID-19 Booster Shots For Johnson & Johnson RecipientsLike with Moderna's authorization, recipients of Johnson & Johnson's vaccine will need to wait until the CDC issues formal guidance around use of the shots before boosters can be rolled out.
FDA Panel Approves Experimental Use Authorization Application For Moderna COVID-19 Booster Shots In 3 PopulationsThe Food and Drug Administration Advisory Committee considered extensive data on the safety and effectiveness of the Moderna mRNA vaccine for experimental use authorization.
FDA Approves Pfizer COVID-19 Booster Shot, But Confusion Still Reigns Over Who Can Get It And WhenIf even state and federal health officials can't agree on booster guidelines, it's not surprising the rest of us are confused.
Johnson & Johnson: 2nd Dose Of COVID Vaccine Offers Stronger ProtectionJ&J had long believed that a second shot of its engineered, virus-based vaccine would boost immunity to COVID-19.
Preliminary NYU Study Suggests Johnson & Johnson COVID Vaccine May Not Be As Effective Against Delta VariantThe Delta variant of the COVID-19 virus continues to spread. It now constitutes 83% of the COVID cases in the U.S.
N.Y. Attorney General Letitia James Announces $1.1 Billion Deal With Opioid DistributorsNew York reached a settlement Tuesday with some of the nation's largest opioid distributors that will net the state more than $1 billion.
Johnson & Johnson Agrees To Pay $230M To Settle New York Opioid ClaimThe drugmaker also agreed to end the manufacturing and distribution of opioids across New York and the rest of the nation, Attorney General Letitia James said in statement.
Online Pharmacy And Lab Says Some Popular Sunscreen Products Contain A Known Cancer-Causing ChemicalWith summer fast approaching, we're reminded to use sunscreen to prevent skin cancer.
COVID Vaccine: MTA Unveils 8 New Pop-Up Sites In Metro Area, Offering Johnson & Johnson Shot And IncentivesYou can now get a COVID-19 vaccine shot while on your commute.
COVID Vaccine: Paterson, N.J. Starts Initiative To Get More Muslim Residents VaccinatedIn an effort to vaccinate 70% of it's population, Paterson is addressing COVID vaccine hesitancy amongst its Muslim population.
COVID Vaccine: Doctors Urge Americans To Avoid Hesitancy And To Get Their Shots As Soon As PossibleAs COVID-19 vaccines become widely available and anyone 16 and older can now get one, there is also a number of issues that are slowing their uptake.