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.
Clearing Up Confusion About Safety And Efficacy Of The Johnson & Johnson COVID VaccineThere have been reports of vaccinated people getting COVID and concerns over the supply and effectiveness of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine.
COVID Vaccine: 1,000 Johnson & Johnson Shots Allocated For New York City Bodega Owners And WorkersWorkers who register will be vaccinated in mid-April.
Diocese Of Rockville Centre Discourages Use Of Johnson & Johnson COVID Vaccine, But Pope Says All Brands AcceptableThe diocese and bishop did not go so far as to prohibit the Johnson & Johnson vaccine, but they are urging against it on moral grounds. Other religious leaders, including Pope Francis, have said all brands of the vaccine are acceptable.
COVID Vaccine On Long Island: Doses Of Johnson & Johnson Vaccine Arrive, Babylon Woman Among First To Receive ShotSixty-seven-year-old Susan Maxwell-Trumble, of Babylon, left South Shore University Hospital with more than a new hip. She was among the first in the country to receive the Johnson & Johnson vaccine.
COVID Vaccine: Competitors Johnson & Johnson And Merck & Co. Teaming Up To Increase SupplyThe shipment will help relieve some of the demand, and city officials say they already know how they will distribute the first batch.