Are you looking for a place to get vaccinated with no appointment necessary? The Skagit County Public Health Department (SCPH) is inviting you to get your vaccine this Saturday, May 15 at the Burlington... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- With Pfizer's coronavirus vaccine now greenlit for children 12 years old and up, those eagerly awaiting the moment now have to find a place to get it. The rollout will be a "multi-pronged approach," the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention advisory... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Starting this week, fully vaccinated Hawaii residents can skip COVID-19 testing and quarantine requirements when flying between the islands. According to the new rules, which Gov. David Ige announced last month, Hawaii residents who were vaccinated in the state are exempt from... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A growing consensus among public health experts that the U.S. could soon safely end mask mandates has put pressure on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to update its guidance in the weeks ahead or risk losing credibility with the... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- More than half of U.S. adults have now received at least one COVID-19 vaccine, but children remain unimmunized and unprotected from potential infection. The American Academy of Pediatrics is now reporting that in some states, up to 18% of all COVID-19 cases... Read More.
(LANCASTER, Calif.) -- The mayor of Lancaster, California, is offering a raffle for scholarships, including a grand prize of $10,000, for teens who get the COVID-19 vaccine. The raffle is the city’s effort to combat vaccine hesitancy among young people as the state reports declining... Read More.
(NEW YORK) — A vaccination card will be the ticket for a free brewski in the Garden State this month. New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy announced a "Shot and a Beer” program Monday that provides a free glass of beer at participating locations to anyone... Read More.
(NEW YORK) — Seventy one fans got vaccinated during the Milwaukee Bucks vs. Brooklyn Nets basketball game Sunday, marking the latest effort by health departments to make COVID-19 vaccines convenient and even fun. The Bucks game vaccination pop-up, a partnership with the Milwaukee Public... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- With vaccination rates increasing and coronavirus cases declining across the country, many Americans are feeling a newfound sense of hope, that perhaps, there is finally a light at the end of the tunnel. However, health and government officials across the country are... Read More.
(CHICAGO) -- Chicago plans to roll out a "Vax Pass" next month that vaccinated residents can use to attend events like summer concerts, according to top city health officials. Dr. Allison Arwady, Chicago's public health commissioner, stressed that the forthcoming pass is not a vaccine... Read More.
(ATLANTA) -- You can ditch the mask walking your dog or dining outside with friends if you are fully vaccinated from COVID-19. But keep it on for any outdoor crowded events like concerts, parades and sporting events. Wearing a mask in public spaces indoors also... Read More.
(ORLANDO, Fla.) -- Orlando Magic head coach Steve Clifford has tested positive for coronavirus, despite being fully vaccinated. The coach was tested Thursday the same day he received a second dose of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine, and that test returned a positive result. On Friday... Read More.