(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.
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.
By SASHA PEZENIK, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- A crucial vote of Food and Drug Administration advisory committee members is set for Thursday afternoon, and they could eventually determine whether some of the 32 million Americans suffering from osteoarthritis pain may find a... Read More.
By LUIS MARTINEZ and ABBY CRUZ, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- When he took over as Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin said he was going to tackle the issue of sexual assault in the military head-on and look for new approaches.He... Read More.
BY: JULIA JACOBO, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — A World Health Organization panel is now advising against the use of hydroxychloroquine, the controversial drug promoted heavily by the Trump administration, to treat patients infected with COVID-19. The international health agency announced Monday that a panel... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., announced Monday that Congress will move to establish an independent commission to investigate the Jan. 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol, similar to the one set up in the wake of... Read More.
By ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC News(LONDON) -- The Strategic Advisory Group of Experts (SAGE), an advisory group to the World Health Organization, announced at a press conference on Wednesday that it has recommended the AstraZeneca vaccine for adults 65 years old... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR, EMILY SHAPIRO, ERIN SCHUMAKER, IVAN PEREIRA, MEREDITH DELISO and ROSA SANCHEZ, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now infected more than 75.5 million people worldwide and killed over 1.6 million of them,... Read More.
By ANNE FLAHERTY, STEPHANIE EBBS, SOPHIE TATUM, and ARIELLE MITROPOULOS(WASHINGTON) -- Federal advisers voted overwhelmingly Thursday to recommend the Moderna vaccine for people over the age of 18, clearing a path for government authorization on what would become the nation's... Read More.
By ANNE FLAHERTY, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. is on the cusp of a second vaccine for COVID-19, with independent federal advisers set to review data Thursday from Moderna that suggests its two-dose vaccine is safe and 94% effective.An endorsement... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR, ERIN SCHUMAKER, IVAN PEREIRA and EMILY SHAPIRO and MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now infected more than 69 million people and killed over 1.5 million worldwide, according to real-time data compiled... Read More.
By ANNE FLAHERTY and STEPHANIE EBBS, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- An independent advisory panel of infectious disease experts, doctors and scientists recommended Thursday that the U.S. government authorize the nation's first COVID-19 vaccine for people over the age of 16.