FDA panel endorses Johnson and Johnson coronavirus booster shot

FDA panel endorses Johnson and Johnson coronavirus booster shot – CBS News Watch CBSN Live An FDA advisory panel has endorsed Johnson and Johnson’s booster shot for some 15 million Americans. Mireya Villarreal has the details on the panel’s decision. Then, Dr. Taison Bell, an assistant professor of medicine at the University of Virginia, joins … Read more

How Has the Pandemic Changed Opinions About the Flu Shot?

With cold weather approaching, there’s growing concern about a possible twin-demic. The coronavirus is still here and doctors are worried people will not take flu season — or flu shots — very seriously, especially after all the recent arguments over COVID-19 vaccines. Vaccine hesitancy, when it comes to flu shots, is a very real thing, … Read more

Girl, 13, Gets Reaction After Clinic Administers Wrong COVID-19 Vaccine

A Chula Vista resident contacted Telemundo 20 to tell them about the situation her 13-year-old daughter went through when she was vaccinated at a clinic in the South Bay. It turns out that when she took her daughter to the clinic to receive her first dose of the Pfizer vaccine she was given the Moderna … Read more

70% of adults in Pennsylvania are now fully vaccinated against COVID-19

HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania (WPVI) — Seventy percent of Pennsylvanians aged 18 and older are fully vaccinated against COVID-19, Gov. Tom Wolf announced Wednesday. As of October 13, Pennsylvania vaccine providers have administered 13,135,136 COVID-19 vaccines. “The commonwealth has reached a milestone in our fight against this deadly virus,” said Wolf. “Now, 70% of Pennsylvania’s adults have … Read more

COVID: Bay Area Pediatricians Already Prepare As FDA Considers Authorizing Vaccine For Kids Ages 5-11

SAN JOSE (KPIX 5) – Young children, ages 5 to 11, could get the COVID-19 vaccine as soon as next month if it gets authorization by the FDA, but pediatricians are already preparing. “We have seen children in all of our children’s hospitals, including ours, who’ve been hospitalized, on ventilators,” said Stanford University Prof. of … Read more

70 Percent of Pennsylvania Adults Now Fully Vaccinated Against COVID-19

What to Know Governor Tom Wolf announced Wednesday that 70 percent of Pennsylvanians ages 18 and up are now fully vaccinated against COVID-19. As of Wednesday, Oct. 13, 13,135,136 COVID-19 vaccines have been administered in Pennsylvania. The state ranks 7th across the country in first doses administered. Governor Tom Wolf announced a positive milestone in … Read more

Average pace of first dose COVID vaccinations drops in U.S.

Average pace of first dose COVID vaccinations drops in U.S. – CBS News Watch CBSN Live The pace of new coronavirus vaccinations in the U.S. is slowing once again, but so is the rate of infection. Dr. Alison Haddock, an assistant professor at Baylor College of Medicine and an emergency medicine physician, joins CBSN’s Elaine … Read more