Of the more than 6.8 million doses of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine administered so far in the US, federal authorities are investigating six cases of rare and severe blood clotting.
Schools, international travel, and military service — people in the US already have to prove they are vaccinated against many diseases.
But as COVID-19 cases rise nationwide, “I would advocate against general travel overall,” CDC Director Rochelle Walensky said on Friday.
COVID-19 vaccines mean some nursing homes are now reopening, so residents can finally hug loved ones. A series of viral photos captured Yoshia Uomoto's surprise reunion.
After a podcast from the prestigious journal JAMA questioned whether systemic racism exists in medicine, doctors and researchers are pressing for sweeping changes.
“I feel like there has got to be something else that makes me happier.”
COVID-19 drove a 15.9% increase in the nationwide death rate in 2020, alongside increases from heart disease, injuries, Alzheimer's, and diabetes.
Repeat after me: The pandemic is not over.
As a World Health Organization and Chinese study into the origins of the pandemic gives no conclusive answers, the controversial theory that the virus emerged from a lab refuses to go away.
“We have so much to look forward to,” CDC Director Rochelle Walensky said on Monday. “But right now I’m scared.”
Sixty-five days into his first term — as 1,000 people a day continue to die of COVID-19 in the US — reporters asked Biden whether he was going to run for reelection.
It can be anything that's brought some light into your life!
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“This is going to turn out to be a good vaccine,” said chief US infectious disease expert Anthony Fauci.
Chaotic scenes from the weekend showed maskless revelers drinking and partying in the streets in defiance of curfew orders.
The drug company announced positive trial results on Monday suggesting the vaccine was highly effective in preventing symptomatic COVID-19 in all age groups. Less than a day later, US health officials questioned the results, which still have not been released in full.
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“To be honest, this year was really about survival for us.”
Experts could not rule out a link to rare blood-clotting conditions seen in a small number of people who received the vaccine and suggested warnings be added to information given to doctors and patients.
“We’re stuck in a system that doesn’t care about us,” one Black citizen of the Seminole Nation said.
So far there’s no clear evidence of a safety problem. But several European countries have paused vaccinations with AstraZeneca’s shots while investigations continue.
"I couldn't wrap my brain around the fact that I literally couldn't work. I felt like a failure."
Biden's announcement, part of a national address, shifts the responsibility for the pandemic response to the federal government.
When usher Peter McIntosh started feeling sick a year ago, he never imagined he’d become the first confirmed COVID-19 case on Broadway — or that theaters would close the next day.
Truly an emotional marathon.
More than 60 people — from Anthony Fauci to Chet Hanks — told us what it was like in the Oval Office, in the Utah Jazz locker room, and backstage on Broadway on March 11, 2020, the day COVID swallowed everything.
Checks of $1,400, unemployment benefits, and hundreds of billions of dollars in aid are coming soon. President Joe Biden signed the bill Thursday.
These TV shows are how I spent 90% of my quarantine.
We all made whipped coffee at some point right?
The long-awaited guidelines were released at a White House briefing on Monday.
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Oh, to be binge-watching Tiger King and baking bread again.