More Evidence Shows People With Obesity Should Get COVID VaccineA CDC study of more than 70,000 hospitalized COVID patients from March to December finds 50.8% were obese and 28.3% were overweight.
Governor Announces State Lowering Vaccination Age; Jackson Health System Also Expanding CriteriaGov. Ron DeSantis announced Monday that starting next week, on March 15, the vaccination age would be lowered statewide to those 60 and older.
Florida City Federally-Funded Site Clearing Up Vaccination Frustration IssuesThere was some vaccination frustration at a federally-funded vaccination site in Florida City over the weekend after dozens of people were vaccinated despite not being eligible.
Two Very Different Tales At Two Different Federal COVID Vaccine SitesThe COVID vaccine site at Miami Dade College North Campus was not as busy Sunday as it had been all week.
Florida City Vaccination Site Overwhelmed After False Rumor It Had No RestrictionsA day after low demand, a Florida City vaccination site was overwhelmed after a false rumor started it would take all comers.
Temporary Federal Vaccination Site In Sweetwater To Stay Open A Few More DaysMany in South Florida spent their Saturday getting vaccinated.
Extremely Vulnerable To COVID? Complete A Medical Exemption Form & Visit New Federal Site At MDC’s North CampusMiami-Dade’s new federal mass vaccination site has delivered its first doses.
Miami-Dade's First Federal Vaccination Site Is Now Open Using Newly Approved Johnson & Johnson VaccineThe first federal vaccination site in Miami-Dade is now open and it is among the first to administer the Johnson & Johnson single dose COVID-19 vaccine.
Renewed Warning From Federal Authorities About Scammers Taking Advantage Of COVID Vaccine RolloutDesperation to get the COVID-19 vaccine means you may need to be on alert. Scammers are trying to take advantage of people wanting to get the shot as soon as possible, and that's prompting a renewed warning from federal authorities.
Pandemic Scams Bill Headed To House FloorIn a priority of Speaker Chris Sprowls, R-Palm Harbor, a House committee on Monday unanimously approved a bill that would crack down on people who run scams about vaccines and personal protective equipment during pandemics.
‘It's Up To You’: New National Campaign Working To Make More People Confident About Receiving COVID VaccineThere’s a new national push to arm the public with information so more people get vaccinated.