FDA could authorize a Covid-19 vaccine for kids by this week. Here’s the most important thing to do while we wait, CDC director says

(CNN) — As the number of new daily cases of Covid-19 continues to fall in the US, the country awaits a major milestone that could provide anotherRead More

DeSantis proposes $5K bonuses for officers who move to Florida to avoid vaccine mandates

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis is offering incentives to police officers who move to the state in order to avoid vaccine mandates. His plan is toRead More

Demonstrators support Irving vs vaccine mandate at Nets game

NEW YORK (AP) — Demonstrators supporting Nets guard Kyrie Irving and protesting New York’s vaccine mandate gathered outside Barclays Center on Sunday before Brooklyn’s homeRead More

How Puerto Rico became the most vaccinated place in America

(CNN) — A member of a scientific coalition advising Puerto Rico’s government on the coronavirus pandemic recently joked about the island’s high COVID-19 vaccination rate,Read More

COVID vaccine: CDC expands booster rollout, OKs mixing shots

WASHINGTON (AP) — Millions more Americans can get a COVID-19 booster and choose a different company’s vaccine for that next shot, federal health officials saidRead More

FDA says Pfizer COVID vaccine looks effective for young children

(AP) — Federal health regulators said late Friday that kid-size doses of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine appear highly effective at preventing symptomatic infections in elementary schoolRead More

Woman writes book a year after battling COVID, giving birth in a coma

VANCOUVER, Washington (KPTV) — For mother of two, Angela Primachenko, life one and a half years into the pandemic is pretty good, considering that backRead More

Florida Hospital Association official: Summer surge of Delta variant ‘is over’

The Florida Hospital Association believes the summer surge of the Delta variant of the coronavirus is over. The association reported Friday that hospitalizations this yearRead More

Pfizer says COVID-19 vaccine more than 90% effective in kids

Kid-size doses of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine appear safe and nearly 91% effective at preventing symptomatic infections in 5- to 11-year-olds, according to study details releasedRead More

DeSantis to convene legislature to fight vaccine mandates

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis on Thursday said he will call state lawmakers back to work early to pass legislation to combatRead More