COVID Hospitalizations Triple In South Florida Since Beginning Of JulyJackson Health System is sounding the alarm about what they are seeing in their hospitals.
Florida Eliminates Residency Requirements To Get COVID VaccineFlorida is eliminating the proof of residency requirement to get the coronavirus vaccine at state and federal sites, paving the way for college students and migrant workers to get vaccinated.
Phase 3 Clinical Trial Of Pfizer Covid-19 Vaccine Remains Highly Effective After Six MonthsPfizer confirmed this week that an ongoing Phase 3 clinical trial of its coronavirus vaccine remains highly effective for at least six months after the second dose.
Publix Makes COVID-19 Vaccine Appointments For Floridians 60 & OlderOn Friday, Publix opened COVID-19 vaccine appointments for Floridians 60-and older.
Calls Grow For Acting US Attorney General To Investigate Florida Governor Ron DeSantis On Alleged Vaccine FavoritismCalls grew on Thursday for the acting US attorney general to investigate Florida Governor Ron DeSantis amid revelations that seniors in a wealthy enclave in Key Largo received hundreds of life-saving vaccinations as early as mid-January.
Johnson & Johnson's Single-Dose Vaccine Is Effective Against Covid-19, FDA SaysJohnson & Johnson's single-dose vaccine protects against COVID-19, according to an analysis by U.S. regulators Wednesday. The analysis sets the stage for a final decision on a new and easier-to-use shot to help tame the pandemic.
Push To Vaccinate As COVID Variants Spreading Rapidly Throughout South FloridaThe push is on to get more people vaccinated more quickly in South Florida, where the UK mutant coronavirus strain is spreading rapidly, according to health officials.
Prominent Miami City Commissioner Urges African Americans To Learn More About COVID VaccineA prominent, African-American City Commissioner is speaking out about the Coronavirus vaccines, urging all residents to learn more about them and how to get them.
Seniors Report 'Quick, Painless' Vaccination Process Saturday At Tropical ParkWhile many have been frustrated with the long lines at Tropical Park in the last few weeks, there was barely a line on Saturday.
Governor Ron DeSantis: 350,000 Florida Seniors Have Already Received COVID-19 Vaccine'Florida Governor Ron DeSantis held a news conference Tuesday morning from The Villages, a Central Florida retirement community, to announce that almost 350,000 seniors ages 65 and up have already received the COVID-19 vaccine.
Hard Rock Stadium To Transition To COVID-19 Vaccination SiteFlorida Gov. Ron DeSantis held a press conference Wednesday afternoon to announce that Hard Rock Stadium would begin offering vaccinations to seniors who are at least 65 years old or older.
COVID Vaccines Likely Effective Against New Strains, Doctor SaysNew strains of COVID-19 have caused alarm and concern in the United Kingdom and South Africa, with many people worried the mutations could complicate vaccine efforts that have only recently gotten underway.
Moderna Vaccine Shipments Expected In Florida Over Next Few WeeksThe FDA could grant emergency use authorization for Moderna's coronavirus vaccine by the end of the week and Governor Ron DeSantis says he expects shipments will go out almost immediately.
COVID Vaccine Undergoing Clinical Trials At UM The Focus Of Virtual Panel Discussion Held By Top ResearchersThere is a lot to still learn about COVID-19. Medical experts are working day after day to come up with treatment and prevention. On Wednesday, the president of the American Medical Association, along with researchers and physicians from University of Miami, held a virtual panel discussion to give people some insight on what they are currently studying and testing.
New Research Shows How Important Flu Vaccine Is At Preventing Severe Illness In ChildrenNew research shows how important the flu vaccine is at preventing severe illness in children. One mother says she made a mistake one year not making the shot a priority.