With coronavirus cases surging nationwide, some good news from the CDC about vaccine protection. A new study of one million fully vaccinated adults shows severe illness is extremely rare, less than a fraction of a percent.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has signed off on two measures to increase access to additional doses of the Pfizer coronavirus vaccine.
The U.S. reported more than 440,000 new cases of COVID-19 after a holiday reporting backlog, pushing the national average to 240,000 cases a day. This comes as demand for testing grows and debate over CDC guidelines intensifies.
ABC NEWS– The CDC has shortened the recommended 10 day isolation time- in half for people with COVID who are asymptomatic. The new guidance comes as omicron drives a winter surge, increasing demand for testing, and causing flight cancellations- ABC’s Morgan Norwood has more. Categories: National News, News Tags: CDC
COVID-19 was the third leading cause of death in 2020, behind heart disease and cancer.
The holiday travel season is here in the midsts of another spike in cases of COVID-19. This comes as the CDC issues its preference for which coronavirus vaccines it deems most effective.
The CDC has updated its recommendations on COVID-19 vaccines after its vaccine advisors met on Thursday. This comes as the Omicron variant continues to spread in the U.S.
Today, DHEC announced they support the CDC’s recommendation for a Pfizer coronavirus booster shot for individuals ages 16 and 17.
New findings from the CDC show HIV rates significantly dropped over the past decade for white men who are gay or bisexual.
The Food and Drug Administration has opened up COVID-19 booster shots to all adults, letting them choose another dose of either the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine. But there’s one more step: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention must agree that even healthy young adults should get either a Pfizer or Moderna booster.