Across the country, the average number of new daily COVID-19 cases is rising. A new study shows a common medicine may reduce the risk of death.
COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control released the state’s latest coronavirus numbers as of Wednesday. DHEC reports 629 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 308 probable cases, for a total of 937 new cases in South Carolina. DHEC also reports 15 new confirmed deaths due to COVID-19 and three probable cases, for a total…
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.
Every American adult could soon become eligible for a COVID-19 booster. The Food and Drug Administration is expected to authorize the shots for people 18 years and older as early as Friday. A dozen states are already moving ahead with expanding access to booster shots, without waiting for federal approval.
The discussions over COVID-19 booster shots continue as multiple states, including South Carolina, sued over one of the federal government’s earlier vaccine mandates.
DHEC reports 798 new cases of COVID-19 and 15 additional virus related deaths in the Palmetto State.
Officials with DHEC are urging residents to get vaccinated before the holidays to prevent another surge of COVID-19.
Health experts continue to make strides when it comes to battling COVID-19, from booster shots to experimental antiviral pills.
DHEC reports 597 new cases of COVID-19 and 24 additional virus related deaths in the state.
The Biden administration is making billions of dollars available to drugmakers to scale up domestic production of COVID-19 vaccines in the hopes of building capacity to produce an additional 1 billion shots per year to share globally.