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January 25, 2022 | Pfizer and BioNTech have begun a clinical trial to evaluate a new, omicron-specific vaccine for COVID-19, the pharmaceutical companies Learn More

January 24, 2022 | As the Omicron variant swept through the country, COVID-19 at home rapid tests were in high demand and hard Learn More

January 22, 2022| Booster shots of the Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna vaccines have proven highly effective at preventing omicron-related hospitalizations, according to new data Learn More

January 20, 2022 | White House chief medical advisor Dr. Anthony Fauci on Wednesday said the Food and Drug Administration could approve Pfizer Learn More

January 19, 2022 | When the Delta variant was dominant in the United States, both vaccination and prior infection helped protect against Covid-19, Learn More

January 18, 2022 | A recent study used surveillance data for the entire population of North Carolina to evaluate the durability of protection Learn More

January 18, 2022 | The federal government has quietly launched its website to sign up for free Covid-19 tests, allowing people to order Learn More

January 13, 2022 | President Joe Biden announced Thursday that the government will double to 1 billion the rapid, at-home COVID-19 tests to Learn More

January 11, 2022 | The omicron-driven surge has sent COVID-19 hospitalizations skyrocketing across the U.S., reaching a new pandemic high this week with Learn More

January 11, 2022 | Starting Saturday, insurers will have to cover up to eight rapid Covid-19 tests a month Learn More

January 10, 2022 | The seven-day average of newly reported Covid-19 infections in the U.S. is on track to triple the pre-Omicron record Learn More

January 07, 2022 | Hospitalization rates among the youngest children are reaching their highest levels yet as the omicron variant spreads and babies Learn More

January 05, 2022 | The NFL, not surprisingly in the midst of a rise in COVID-19 cases, has looked into other potential sites Learn More

January 05, 2022 | New year, new coronavirus term?Many people around the world kicked off 2022 by searching for more information about “flurona,” Learn More

January 05, 2022 | The language around what constitutes fully vaccinated against Covid-19 is being replaced, in the strongest indication by White House Learn More

January 04, 2022 | President Joe Biden on Tuesday sought to reassure the public that the federal government is prepared to address the Learn More

January 4, 2022 | More than one million new Covid-19 infections were reported in the U.S., a sign of the rapid spread of Learn More

December 14, 2021 | New Axios/Ipsos poll finds that, despite this, the vast majority plan to travel and see people outside of their Learn More

December 14, 2021 | The first doses of an FDA-authorized Covid-19 vaccine have been delivered to all 50 states, the District of Columbia Learn More

December 13, 2021 | One year ago, the biggest vaccination drive in American history began with a flush of excitement in an otherwise Learn More

December 08, 2021 | On November 2, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommended Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine for children, ages 5-11, Learn More

December 02, 2021 | New Actions Aim to Get Americans Boosted for Even Greater Protection Against the Delta and Omicron Variants, Keep Schools Learn More

November 22, 2021 | Dr. Allen Sills, the chief medical officer for the National Football League, is used to answering a lot of Learn More

November 9, 2021 | Four days after his initial comments following his positive COVID-19 test, Aaron Rodgers returned to "The Pat McAfee Show" Learn More

November 04, 2021 | The COVID-19 vaccine is safe for children and presents the best way to get past the inconveniences brought by Learn More

November 03, 2021 | The NFL's hottest team will be without its most important player Sunday. Learn More

November 02, 2021 |US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky said Tuesday evening she was endorsing a recommendation to Learn More

November 01, 2021 | This big midseason showdown on Thursday night at Arizona provides another fresh, prime-time reminder of all that can still Learn More

October 27, 2021 | The National Football League (NFL) said on Tuesday that 94.1% of its players had received the COVID-19 vaccine, a Learn More

October 15, 2021| U.S. health advisers endorsed a booster of Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine Friday, citing growing worry that Americans who got Learn More

October 13, 2021 | It's not uncommon for me to make my rounds on COVID patients only to find out their husband or Learn More

October 12, 2021 | If you're someone who looks at full NFL stadiums and worries they are potentially superspreading events, you are far Learn More

October 12, 2021 | Michael Jordan is firmly siding with the NBA in a preseason marked by controversy around players' hesitance or outright Learn More

October 8, 2021 | The White House on Wednesday announced a billion-dollar investment in at-home rapid coronavirus tests that it said would help Learn More

October 7, 2021 | Jackson said a lot has happened in his life in the past 50 years. More recently, that includes being Learn More

October 6, 2021 | The vaccines developed to protect against the coronavirus-borne illness COVID-19 have helped keep more than 100,000 seniors in the Learn More

October 5, 2021 | Johnson & Johnson said Tuesday that it submitted data to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration showing a booster Learn More

October 4, 2021 | As cases of the Delta variant of COVID-19 continue to surge across the U.S., some NFL teams are requiring Learn More

October 01, 2021 | A new Senate bill would require domestic flyers to provide proof of vaccination against the coronavirus. Learn More

September 30, 2021 | Am I fully vaccinated without a COVID-19 vaccine booster? Learn More

September 30, 2021 | More than 160 expectant mothers have died from Covid, the CDC reported. Twenty-two of them died last month. Learn More

September 29, 2021 | Los Angeles Lakers superstar LeBron James revealed on Tuesday that he received the COVID-19 vaccine. The four-time NBA MVP Learn More

September 29, 2021 | Most additional doses of mRNA COVID-19 vaccine administered roughly six months after the primary series resulted in mild to Learn More

September 28, 2021 | The KFF COVID-19 Vaccine Monitor is an ongoing research project tracking the public’s attitudes and experiences with COVID-19 vaccinations. Learn More

September 27, 2021 | Pfizer/BioNTech plans to ask for authorization of a Covid-19 vaccine for some children under 12 soon, bringing the US Learn More

September 28, 2021 | President Joe Biden received his COVID-19 vaccine booster shot on live TV Monday afternoon, days after the Centers for Learn More

September 24, 2021 | The director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention early Friday endorsed recommendations for a third dose of Learn More

September 24, 2021 | Health officials in the United States have said Covid-19 vaccine boosters can begin for older and higher-risk people there. Learn More

September 23, 2021 | The highly infectious Delta variant of SARS-CoV-2 has spread to more than 140 countries and accounts for 98% of Learn More

September 23, 2021 | The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday authorized a booster dose of the Pfizer Inc (PFE.N) and BioNTech Learn More

September 22, 2021 | The drug company Johnson & Johnson, known as J&J, said Tuesday that its own studies show a second shot Learn More

September 21, 2021 | Johnson & Johnson released new data Tuesday showing a booster dose of its vaccine given two months after the Learn More

September 21 | The average rate of Covid-19 deaths in the 10 least vaccinated states was more than four times higher over the Learn More

September 20, 2021 | In a highly anticipated announcement, Pfizer said on Monday a Phase 2/3 trial showed its Covid-19 vaccine was safe Learn More

September 15, 2021 | Israeli researchers report that a third dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus vaccine can prevent infections and severe illness in Learn More

September 14, 2021 | The United States has administered 381,453,265 doses of COVID-19 vaccines in the country as of Tuesday morning and distributed Learn More

September 13, 2021 | New data shows 26 states have fully vaccinated more than half their residents, and those with the highest vaccination Learn More

September 10, 2021 | People who were not fully vaccinated this spring and summer were over 10 times more likely to be hospitalized, Learn More

September 8, 2021 | The World Health Organization asked wealthy countries to hold off on administering booster shots for healthy patients until at Learn More

September 8, 2021 | It’s back-to-school week for many families in the United States — just as coronavirus cases are surging among children Learn More

September 7, 2021 | The odds of a vaccinated person getting sick with COVID-19 have changed since the more transmissible Delta variant came Learn More

September 6, 2021 | The countdown started as soon as researchers removed the Covid-19 vaccine vials from the freezer at Senders Pediatrics. They Learn More

September 3, 2021 | With the latest Covid-19 surge upending American life yet again, an official rollout of booster doses could begin within Learn More

September 1, 2021 | COVID-19 vaccines are still highly effective against hospitalization despite the surge in the more transmissible Delta variant, a scientist Learn More

August 29, 2021 | The U.S. is sticking with it eight-month timeline for COVID-19 booster shots, at least for now, the nation's top Learn More

August 28, 2021 | With Covid-19 infections at their highest levels since January and hospitalizations at a level not seen since the winter Learn More

August 27, 2021 | The NBA informed teams Friday that all personnel under team control who work within 15 feet of players or Learn More

August 26, 2021 | A major review of vaccines suggests the AstraZeneca jab does raise the risk of blood clots and another serious Learn More

August 26, 2021 | “Vaccine passports” are digital or paper documents that show you were vaccinated against COVID-19, and could help you get Learn More

August 24, 2021 | Dr. Anthony Fauci urged the public to get vaccinated and said if the "overwhelming majority" of the population does Learn More

August 23, 2021 | Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved the first COVID-19 vaccine. The vaccine has been known as the Learn More

August 20, 2021 | With an alarming rise in Covid-19 cases and hospitalizations, more Americans have recently made the decision to get vaccinated Learn More

August 20, 2021 | There were no cheery signs urging “Get your Covid-19 vaccine!” at the back-to-school immunization clinic at Carey Junior High Learn More

August 20, 2021 | We tested whether COVID-19 incidence and hospitalization rates were inversely related to vaccination coverage among the 112 most populous Learn More

August 19, 2021 | A vast majority of US residents live in an area with high Covid-19 transmission, but hospitalization and death rates Learn More

August 18, 2021 | With the U.S. in the grips of a frightening surge of coronavirus cases, many parents are understandably eager to Learn More

August 17, 2021 | As the months go by and the pandemic drags on, it only gets harder for Amber Giese to talk Learn More

August 17, 2021 | The Atlanta Falcons have become the first and only NFL team to have a 100% COVID-19 vaccination rate among Learn More

August 17, 2021 | Ahead of the 2021 NFL season, the Las Vegas Raiders have become the first NFL team to announce a Learn More

August 17, 2021 | The Biden administration has decided that most Americans should get a coronavirus booster vaccination eight months after they received Learn More

August 13, 2021 | The Food and Drug Administration on Thursday authorized third doses of Pfizer-BioNTech’s and Moderna’s coronavirus vaccines for some people Learn More

August 12, 2021 | As new cases of Covid-19 skyrocket and hospitals fill up around the U.S., some mayors are seeking to encourage Learn More

August 12, 2021 | When early field data showed that vaccinating people cuts transmission of the SARS-CoV-2 virus, researchers were cautiously optimistic. But Learn More

August 11, 2021 | California will become the first state in the nation to require all teachers and school staff to get vaccinated Learn More

August 11, 2021 | The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is doubling down on its recommendation that people who are pregnant get Learn More

August 11, 2021| Hall of Famer Rod Woodson shares why he has been working with the NFL to get players vaccinated and to Learn More

August 9, 2021 | As pressure mounts on the Food and Drug Administration to grant formal approval to Pfizer's Covid-19 vaccine, doctors and Learn More

August 9, 2021 | Hospitals coast to coast are demanding their employees get vaccinated against covid as the highly contagious delta variant tears Learn More

August 8, 2021 | As Ole Miss begins preseason football practice on Sunday, coach Lane Kiffin is heartened by the commitment he's seen Learn More

August 1, 2021 | More than 99.99% of people fully vaccinated against Covid-19 have not had a breakthrough case resulting in hospitalization or Learn More

July 22, 2021 | As the NFL approaches the 2021 season, the league informed clubs that it would not extend the season to Learn More

July 22, 2021 | As the NFL approaches the 2021 season, the league informed clubs that it would not extend the season to Learn More

July 22, 2021 | U.S. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy issued his first formal health advisory last week, warning Americans that misinformation about COVID-19 Learn More

July 21, 2021 | Jerry Jones owns the most valuable sports franchise in the history of the world, cradled deep inside a longstanding Learn More

July 21, 2021 | Several of the state’s top medical professionals used strong words to urge any remaining Ohioans who have not yet Learn More

July 21, 2021 | Of the 8,787 people who have died in Texas due to COVID-19 since early February, at least 43 were Learn More

July 20, 2021 | The more contagious Delta variant of coronavirus now makes up 83% of sequenced samples in the United States, US Learn More