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Citing New Data, Pfizer Outlines Case for Booster Shots

The Coronavirus Outbreak liveCovid-19 Updates Coronavirus Map and Cases Delta Variant New C.D.C. Mask Guidance Pandemic Relief Programs Ending Advertisement Continue reading the main story Supported by Continue reading the main story Citing New Data, Pfizer Outlines Case for Booster Shots Pfizer’s coronavirus vaccine may become slightly weaker over time, the company reported. But experts said… Read More »

As Parents Forbid Covid Shots, Defiant Teenagers Seek Ways to Get Them

The Coronavirus Outbreak Latest Updates Maps and Cases The Delta Variant States Behind on Vaccine Goals Vaccine Maps Advertisement Continue reading the main story Supported by Continue reading the main story As Parents Forbid Covid Shots, Defiant Teenagers Seek Ways to Get Them Most medical consent laws require parental permission for minors to get a… Read More »

Johnson & Johnson told to throw out 60M COVID-19 shots made at troubled Emergent site: report

The manufacturing debacle at Emergent BioSolutions’ Baltimore plant keeps getting worse. After spending weeks inspecting the site, the FDA has instructed COVID-19 vaccine maker Johnson & Johnson and its production partner Emergent BioSolutions to throw out 60 million vaccine doses, The New York Times reports, citing people familiar with the matter. This comes after a manufacturing… Read More »

New Measures Aim to Boost Vaccine Rates for Flu and Other Shots

The Trump administration has announced measures intended to boost childhood vaccination rates that have sagged during the coronavirus pandemic, putting hundreds of thousands at risk of contracting serious and life-threatening diseases. The Department of Health and Human Services is giving permission to pharmacists nationwide to administer all scheduled shots to children as young as 3,… Read More »