COVID-19 Booster Shots: Top Questions Answered

Sept. 24, 2021 — The FDA and the CDC this week announced that certain groups of people at high risk for serious COVID-19 infection can now get a booster dose of the Pfizer vaccine. You and your friends and family may have questions: Am I eligible? Where do I go to get a… Continue reading COVID-19 Booster Shots: Top Questions Answered

COVID-19 Booster Shots to Start in September: Officials

Aug. 18, 2021 — Booster shots to ramp up protection against COVID-19 infection are slated to begin the week of Sept. 20, the Biden administration announced at a press briefing Wednesday. Those who received the Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna vaccines would be eligible to get a booster shot 8 months after they received the… Continue reading COVID-19 Booster Shots to Start in September: Officials

Nearly 9 Million Pfizer Shots in Teens, Serious Side Effects Rare

“Vaccinating 12- to 17-year-olds remains the safer choice for this age group and will reduce school interruptions and transmission to others,” said Mendel Singer, vice chair for education at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine in Cleveland and co-author of the medRxiv study. Dr. Paul Offit, director of the Vaccine Education Center… Continue reading Nearly 9 Million Pfizer Shots in Teens, Serious Side Effects Rare

CDC and Pfizer at Odds Over Need for COVID-19 Booster Shots

July 9, 2021 — Shortly after Pfizer announced its intention to seek FDA authorization for a third COVID-19 vaccine shot on Thursday, the CDC, FDA and National Institutes of Health countered with a joint statement the same day saying, essentially, it’s still too soon. In a battle of the booster shot statements, the… Continue reading CDC and Pfizer at Odds Over Need for COVID-19 Booster Shots

Should COVID Shots for Teens Go to Developing Nations?

Children’s Hospital Association and American Academy of Pediatrics: “Children and COVID-19: State Data Report.” Pfizer: “First-Quarter 2021 Earnings Conference Call Prepared Remarks May 4, 2021,” “Pfizer-BioNTech Announce Positive Topline Results of Pivotal Covid-19 Vaccine Study in Adolescents.” Times of India: “Only 37% of 3 crore health, frontline workers fully vaccinated.” Craig Spencer, MD, director,… Continue reading Should COVID Shots for Teens Go to Developing Nations?

More Signs COVID Shots Are Safe for Pregnant Women

Julia Wu, ScD, lead researcher and epidemiologist, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health’s Human Immunomics Initiative, Boston. Jacqueline Parchem, MD, maternal-fetal medicine specialist, McGovern Medical School, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston. Christa Carrig, registered nurse; labor and delivery nurse, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston. Andrea Edlow, MD, lead researcher and a maternal-fetal medicine… Continue reading More Signs COVID Shots Are Safe for Pregnant Women

Matcha Love Green Tea Sweetened Energy Shots, 5.2 Ounce (Pack of 20)

Price: (as of – Details) matcha LOVE provides the energizing taste and full benefits of consuming the entire green tea leaf. Finely ground from the highest grade leaf, matcha embodies today’s passion for healthy living. ITO EN (North America) INC. was founded in May 2001 with the mission of introducing ITO EN’s line of green… Continue reading Matcha Love Green Tea Sweetened Energy Shots, 5.2 Ounce (Pack of 20)

WebMD Survey: Many Parents Back Kid, Teacher COVID Shots

March 2, 2021 — A majority of parents of teens and preteens say they plan to vaccinate their kids against COVID-19 within a year of the shots being authorized for use in children. But parents of younger age groups were less certain about their vaccination plans. Parents also expressed overwhelming support for vaccinating teachers.… Continue reading WebMD Survey: Many Parents Back Kid, Teacher COVID Shots

Want a Vaccine With That? Drive-Thru COVID Shots Recommended

Feb. 19, 2021 — Drive-thru COVID-19 vaccination sites, if set up nationwide on a massive scale, could significantly speed up the number of Americans vaccinated, according to new research that provides a detailed model for how to do it. Based on the suggested model, 350 million doses could be given in 100 days, says… Continue reading Want a Vaccine With That? Drive-Thru COVID Shots Recommended