Amid COVID spike, Miami-Dade opens 5 new mobile vaccination and testing sites, FDOH opens 2 walk-up sites in Broward

Officials in Miami-Dade and Broward counties have ramped up efforts to stay one step ahead of the coronavirus as Florida reports a spike in casesRead More

White House: US to buy 200 million more doses of Pfizer vaccine

WASHINGTON — The federal government is buying 200 million more doses of the Pfizer coronavirus vaccine to prepare for future needs, such as boosters andRead More

Should vaccinated people mask up with COVID-19 cases rising?

Should vaccinated people mask up with COVID-19 cases rising? It depends on your situation, but masking in public can provide another layer of protection andRead More

US, South American researchers monitoring Lambda COVID-19 variant as cases surge

COVID cases are surging yet again. Experts say it’s all because of the Delta variant, but here in South Florida, there is another COVID mutationRead More

Broward doctor: Most hospitalized COVID-19 patients have not been vaccinated

After months of decreasing COVID-19 cases in South Florida, cases have been on the rise in the area, and frontline workers said their patients haveRead More

Vaccinations rise in some states with soaring infections

Vaccinations are beginning to rise in some states where COVID-19 cases are soaring, White House officials said Thursday, and hospitals are running out of spaceRead More

CDC advisers will meet Thursday to discuss need for coronavirus boosters and J&J vaccine safety

(CNN) — Vaccine advisers to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will meet Thursday to make recommendations on how to address new safetyRead More

Biden, health experts continue to push for Americans to get vaccinated as Delta variant spreads

President Joe Biden is back in Washington D.C. after taking the stage and making a presidential plea to the entire country. The commander-in-chief urged allRead More

Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody tests positive for COVID-19

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida’s attorney general, Ashley Moody, tweeted Wednesday that she has tested positive for COVID-19. “Thankfully, I am only experiencing mild symptomsRead More

Biden says getting vaccinated ‘gigantically important’

CINCINNATI, Ohio (AP) — President Joe Biden expressed pointed frustration Wednesday over the slowing COVID-19 vaccination rate in the U.S. and pleaded that it’s “giganticallyRead More