March 15, 2022 | In the last two weeks, the UK and other parts of Europe are reporting a spike in COVID-19 cases due to an omicron sub-variant called BA.2 which is believed to be 30 % more transmissible than the initial strain.
March 9, 2022 | New researchTrusted Source backs up what many experts reported seeing during the height of the Omicron surge over the winter.
March 1, 2022 | A new study shows that two doses of an mRNA vaccine provide protection against COVID-19 associated emergency department and urgent care visits among children ages 5 to 11. The study also finds that two doses of an mRNA vaccine provide protection against COVID-19 associated emergency department and urgent care visits as well as very high protection against hospitalization among adolescents aged 12 to 17.
February 24, 2022 | The Catholic Cares Coalition has worked throughout the past year to educate Catholics on the morality of vaccinating, which the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops has described as an act of charity and solidarity. The coalition is a collaboration of over 60 Catholic organizations promoting COVID-19 vaccine acceptance and equitable distribution.
February 15, 2022 | -Health Net, one of California’s longest serving and most experienced Medi-Cal partners, awarded more than $4.5 million to community-based nonprofits to help vaccinate communities hardest hit by COVID and increase vaccine equity.
February 2, 2022 | San Francisco health officials are allowing people who originally got the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine to get a second booster shot — which would give them access to the same number of doses currently available to recipients of Pfizer-BioNTech or Moderna.