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.
New York To 'Immediately' Resume Administering Johnson & Johnson COVID Vaccine After Federal Health Officials Lift PauseNew York officials announced state-run vaccination sites will resume administering the Johnson & Johnson COVID vaccine after federal health officials lifted the pause.
CDC Recommends Resuming Use Of Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 VaccineA panel of advisers to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention voted Friday to recommend resuming use of Johnson & Johnson's Janssen vaccine to protect against COVID-19.
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.
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.