Dr. Aileen Marty Calls J&J’s 2-Dose COVID Vaccine A Big Step Forward On Vaccine FrontJohnson & Johnson announced that a two-dose version of its COVID vaccine is 94% effective in protecting against symptomatic infection.
COVID Booster Shot Confusion Ahead Of FDA Advisory Committee MeetingThe committee is expected to start those booster discussions around 2:30 p.m. Friday.
Former FDA Commissioner Says COVID Vaccine Could Be Available To Kids Aged 5 To 11 By HalloweenWhile kids will likely be trick or treating on October 31, their chance to get the COVID-19 vaccine by Halloween might not be a trick.
‘Sufficient Data To Say That This Is Safe’: Doctors Urging Pregnant Women To Get VaccinatedAs the delta variant surges nationwide, many hospitals are reporting increases in pregnant women admitted with COVID. Doctors are urging pregnant women to get vaccinated.
Should You Get A COVID Booster Shot As Soon As It’s Available?Dr. Daliah Wachs said the timing is key so that way the booster shot does what its suppose to.
Landlord Of Broward Apartment Complex Issues COVID Vaccine MandateFour months after Gov. Ron DeSantis banned vaccine passports, stopping businesses from requiring you to show you've gotten the COVID shot, the pushback persists.
2 At Once? COVID Booster Lining Up With Flu Shot SeasonThe CDC is recommending that people get a COVID-19 booster eight months after your second shot. For many people, that’s going to fall right in the middle of when they would also be receiving their flu vaccine.
Doctors, Expecting Broward Mother Urge Pregnant Women To Get VaccinatedDoctors at Broward Health and a woman who is 37 weeks pregnant are urging all maternity patients to get vaccinated, saying it can save lives.
Many Wondering If Employers Will Start Mandating COVID Vaccines Following FDA’s Full ApprovalThe lack of full FDA approval had been cited by many as their reason for not getting a COVID vaccine.
Some South Floridians Still Skeptical About Pfizer Vaccine Despite FDA’s Full ApprovalThere's no letup in the lines for people wanting a COVID test in South Florida.
Gov. Ron DeSantis Questions COVID Booster Shot As He Continues Push To Open More Monoclonal Antibody Treatment SitesStudies from overseas show vaccinated people are beginning to show worsening symptoms in their breakthrough cases.
Florida Nursing Home Residents May Need A Coronavirus Vaccine Booster ShotA federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention study released Wednesday shows the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines have become less effective in keeping nursing-home residents safe as the highly contagious delta variant of the coronavirus has spread and that booster shots might be needed.
Jackson North’s Chief Medical Officer Not Surprised At Booster Shots RecommendationBut the vaccine struggle continues in South Florida as officials are still trying to get folks their first vaccine dose.
White House COVID-19 Response Team Unveils Plans For Booster Shots Program“The time to lay out a plan for COVID-19 boosters is now,” said U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murthy.
COVID Q&A: Top South Florida Pediatricians Discuss Coronavirus & KidsThe director of the National Institutes of Health recently said he is worried about the number of pediatric COVID cases, noting at least 400 children in the U.S. have died from the virus.