Maryland Mothers Express Hesitancy About COVID Vaccines For ChildrenCOVID-19 vaccines for young children are on the way to Maryland days after the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention decided the shots should be made available to children under the age of five.
CDC Approves COVID-19 Vaccines For Children Under 5The first COVID-19 vaccines for children under the age of five will soon be administered in Maryland and across the country.
FDA Authorizes COVID-19 Vaccines For Children As Young As 6 MonthsShots can't be given until the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's vaccine advisers have voted on whether to recommend them -- a vote is scheduled for Saturday -- and CDC Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky has signed off on that recommendation.
U.S. Toddlers Could Soon Be Vaccinated Against COVID-19The US could be vaccinating infants, toddlers and preschoolers against Covid-19 within days.
FDA Advisers Back Moderna's COVID-19 Vaccine For Older KidsA government advisory panel Tuesday endorsed a second brand of COVID-19 vaccine for school-age children and teens.
Maryland Sees Uptick In COVID-19 Cases Among People Under 19COVID-19 infections in people under the age of 19 are on the rise, according to data recorded by the Maryland State Department of Health.
Moderna Seeks Green Light For Vaccinating Toddlers And Young ChildrenModerna hopes to get the green light from the Food and Drug Administration “in the coming weeks” to give the youngest population a low-dose COVID-19 vaccine.
A Fourth COVID-19 Shot Might Be Recommended This Fall, As Officials 'Continually' Look At Emerging DataIn the United States, health officials emphasized late last year that fourth doses were not yet needed and said it was too premature to be discussing a potential fourth dose of coronavirus vaccine for most people.
U.S. Gives Full Approval To Moderna's COVID-19 VaccineU.S. health regulators on Monday granted full approval to Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine, a shot that's already been given to tens of millions of Americans since its emergency authorization over a year ago.
January Is Projected To Be The Deadliest COVID-19 Month In MarylandHospitalizations and the COVID-19 positivity rate are all trending in a positive direction even as January wraps up and is set to be the deadliest month in Maryland since the onset of the coronavirus pandemic.
FDA Approves Shorter Intervals For Moderna Booster ShotsThe Food and Drug Administration has amended the emergency use authorization for Moderna booster shots.
Maryland Officials Urge Booster Shots To Prevent Winter SurgeGovernor Larry Hogan announced that Maryland has surpassed the milestone of 10 million COVID-19 vaccinations administered.
CDC Recommends Pfizer, Moderna Vaccines Over J&J'sThe new recommendation: "mRNA vaccines are preferred over the Janssen Covid-19 vaccine for the prevention of Covid-19 for those 18 years of age and over."
Omicron Has The Potential To Be The Dominant VariantAll eyes are on the omicron variant. While it isn't the dominant variant yet, experts say we could be heading in that direction.
Booster Shots Are Encouraged Now More Than EverThere's still a lot that we don't know about the omicron variant.