Anne Arundel County Will Prioritize Vaccine Appointments For Children Ages 5-11 Starting Nov. 8Following the FDA's authorization of Pfizer vaccines for children as young as 5 years old, the Anne Arundel County Health Department on Friday said it will prioritize appointments for children ages 5 to 11 starting on the week of Nov. 8.
Health Officials Share Ways To Keep Children Safe This Holiday SeasonHalloween is right around the corner and before you know it the holidays will be here. Plenty of families are getting travel plans ready but the big question many have is how do u keep kids safe who are still unvaccinated?
Maryland Congressman Says He Prescribes Ivermectin For COVIDA Maryland congressman who is a practicing anesthesiologist said on a radio show that he prescribed a medication typically used to treat parasites in livestock and humans as a treatment for COVID-19.
FDA Expected To Approve J&J, Moderna Covid Booster Shots, ‘Mix and Match’ DosesThe FDA is expected to give the green light this week to booster shots for those already vaccinated with Moderna and Johnson and Johnson—a huge step in protecting against breakthrough infections and waning immunity.
FDA Committee Recommends Boosters For Johnson & Johnson, Final Authorization Could Come Next WeekA month after an FDA panel approved a booster for the Pfizer vaccine, that panel late this week unanimously recommended the same for other vaccines--Thursday for Moderna and Friday the Johnson & Johnson single-shot.
FDA Advisory Panel Endorses Booster Doses Of Johnson & Johnson's Single-Shot COVID-19 VaccineA panel of U.S. health advisers endorsed booster doses of Johnson & Johnson’s single-shot COVID-19 vaccine Friday, saying they should be offered at least two months after immunization.
In Letter To Biden, Hogan Calls For Approval Of Vaccines For ChildrenNow that the Maryland-based FDA has fully approved the Pfizer vaccine, the state Department of Health hopes the move will be a boost to its vaccine operations.
Emergent Biosolutions To Resume Production Of Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 VaccineThe FDA announced that they will allow Emergent Biosolutions to resume production of the Johnson and Johnson covid-19 vaccine on Thursday.
Acting FDA Commissioner Calls For Independent Investigation Into Approval Of Alzheimer's DrugUS Food and Drug Administration Acting Commissioner Dr. Janet Woodcock on Friday requested an investigation by the US Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General into the controversial approval of the Alzheimer's disease drug Aduhelm.
Additional Batch Of Johnson & Johnson Vaccine Authorized For Emergency Use By FDAThe U.S. Food And Drug Administration announced Tuesday that they are authorizing additional batches of the Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccine produced at Emergent BioSolutions.
FDA Orders J&J Vaccines Made At Baltimore Emergent Plant To Be TossedThe Food and Drug Administration is forcing Johnson & Johnson to throw out millions of vaccine doses made at a plant here in Baltimore. The FDA, for months, had been reviewing and testing the doses manufactured at the Emergent Biosolutions facility here in Baltimore.
FDA Clears 10M Johnson & Johnson COVID Vaccine Doses From Baltimore's Emergent BioSolutionsU.S. regulators are allowing for the release of 10 million doses of Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine from a troubled Baltimore factory
FDA Says To Avoid Eating Cicadas 'If You're Allergic To Seafood'Cicadas might seem like a crispy, protein-packed snack, but people with seafood allergies should think twice about eating them, according to the US Food and Drug Administration.
Maryland Health Officials Prepared To Vaccinate Children Ages 12 To 15 After CDC Advisors Recommend PfizerUS Centers for Disease Control and Prevention advisers voted unanimously Wednesday to recommend giving Pfizer/BioNTech's Covid-19 vaccine to kids as young as 12.
Maryland Resumes Johnson & Johnson COVID Vaccinations After CDC, FDA Lift PauseMaryland has begun to administer the Johnson & Johnson vaccine again after the Food & Drug Administration, along with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control & Prevention, lifted the pause on the one-shot covid-19 vaccine on Friday.