(WASHINGTON) — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Monday warned of an increased risk of Guillain-Barre, a rare neurological disorder, following the Johnson & Johnson vaccine after 100 preliminary cases of the syndrome were reported among the 12.5M doses administered. The agency noted that... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- In reassuring news for the more than 12 million Americans vaccinated with Johnson & Johnson, a new study indicates the single-shot vaccine will likely offer good protection against the delta variant, according to the company. The highly transmissible delta variant is now... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- As federal advisers consider Friday whether Johnson & Johnson vaccine injections should resume after reports of rare blood clots, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention now says there are 15 confirmed reports of blood clots with low platelet counts following the... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Federal advisers will consider Friday whether Johnson & Johnson vaccine injections should resume after reports of rare blood clots, a move that would pave the way to ending a 10-day nationwide "pause" that rattled younger women suspected of being more vulnerable to... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) — The U.S. is looking into additional cases of severe side effects possibly linked to the Johnson & Johnson vaccine, according to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention director Dr. Rochelle Walensky. "These have been a handful of cases, not an overwhelming number of... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) — A decision to lift the suspension of administering the Johnson & Johnson vaccine might occur by Friday, White House chief medical adviser Dr. Anthony Fauci said Sunday on ABC's "This Week." "But no indication they will stop using it?" "This Week" Co-Anchor Martha... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccines are still on hold after several patients who had recently received the shot suffered from rare but severe blood clots. Six confirmed cases are being studied by the Food and Drug Administration, Centers for Disease Control and... Read More.
An independent Centers for Disease Control and Prevention panel that convened Wednesday to review Johnson & Johnson vaccine data adjourned without voting on a new recommendation, leaving a pause in place until they get more information. Several doctors on the committee indicated they were not... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- For colleges and universities, the one-shot Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 shot has been the simplest solution for quickly and fully vaccinating students who will soon disperse around the country in early May, otherwise risking both infection and transmission as they go. But... Read More.
By OLIVIA DAVIES, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Federal health officials on Tuesday ordered a temporary stop on administering COVID-19 vaccine produced by Johnson & Johnson after reports of six people experiencing a blood clotting disorder. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Biden administration faced pushback Tuesday after recommending a temporary suspension of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine following concerns that it could trigger an exceedingly rare blood clot, with state governors privately warning the White House that the decision could deal a... Read More.