(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.
By STEPHANIE EBBS, ABC News(ATLANTA) -- A top public health official on Friday she was "deeply concerned" about the trajectory of COVID-19 cases, again urging Americans to continue to take precautions like wearing masks, even as states lift restrictions meant... Read More.
By DR. ADJOA SMALLS-MANTEY (NEW YORK) -- Since the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine was granted emergency use authorization by the Food and Drug Administration, more than 450,000 people have been given the single-dose shot, according to the Centers for Disease Control and... Read More.