COVID-19 Cases Among Children Continue To Surge, Experts Warn It May Get WorseLast week, the number of Covid-19 cases in children in the US reached levels not seen since the winter surge. And with the return to school, the Delta variant on the rise and this winter approaching, health officials are concerned it could get worse.
Florida Hospital ICU Beds Fill As Delta Variant SpreadsStaffing shortages continue to remain a concern for Florida hospitals, as nearly 94 percent of the state’s adult intensive-care unit beds are occupied.
Disney To Require Vaccinations For Bahamas CruisesDisney Cruise Line on Tuesday joined other lines that dock in Florida in planning to require COVID-19 vaccinations for most passengers ages 12 or older traveling to the Bahamas.
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.
Who Is Eligible To Receive Monoclonal Antibodies To Treat COVID-19?If you catch COVID-19, are you even eligible to receive the highly touted monoclonal antibody treatment being made available across the state?
Miami Dade College To Host Pop Up COVID Vaccination Sites On Its CampusesMiami Dade College is hosting pop-up vaccination sites for the rest of the month and into September.
Veterans Mental Health Resources Offered After Afghanistan Takeover Veterans across the country who served in Afghanistan are experiencing many emotions since the fall of Kabul, and the Veterans Crisis Hotline said it's seeing more calls from those feeling the impact.
Regeneron Monoclonal Antibody Clinic Opens At Broward Health's Salah Foundation Children's HospitalBroward Health’s Salah Foundation Children’s Hospital has opened a monoclonal antibody clinic for COVID-19 pediatric patients.
What Is Regeneron COVID-19 Monoclonal Antibody Treatment?As monoclonal antibody treatment centers open in South Florida and across the state, some people may be wondering exactly what is a monoclonal antibody?
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.
Florida Nursing Home Workers to Face Vaccine MandateAs COVID-19 cases continue to surge in Florida, the White House announced Wednesday that nursing homes that rely on Medicaid and Medicare funding must require their staff members to get vaccinated against the coronavirus.
Four Florida's Five Largest School Districts Defy State's Ban On School Mask MandatesThree more of Florida's largest school districts have decided to defy the DeSantis administration's ban on school mask mandates.
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.
Avanti Frozen Foods Expands Shrimp Recall Over Salmonella IllnessesA recall on pre-cooked frozen shrimp, possibly tainted with salmonella, has expanded. The recall affects all products made by Avanti Frozen Foods.