A Dad Who Traveled 1,200 Miles For Covid-19 Care Is Finally Going Home. Here's What He Wants You To KnowRobby Walker is alive -- a feat some doctors didn't expect two months ago. And while the 52-year-old struggles to speak long sentences, he's now using his voice to try to prevent others from suffering the way he did.
Baltimore County Urges People To Get Vaccinated With Super Weekend Flu ClinicThe flu season is fast approaching and health officials are warning of a possible "Twindemic" of both COVID-19 and the flu, especially during the winter months, making vaccination against both diseases more important than ever.
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.
Covid-19 Vaccine Boosters Are 'Immoral' And 'Unfair', Says WHO ChiefDistributing Covid-19 vaccine booster shots in some countries while inoculations across Africa lag is "immoral," according to the director-general of the World Health Organization (WHO).
What Do You Think About Kids Ages 5 to 11 Getting The COVID-19 Vaccine?What are your questions or thoughts about children ages 5 to 11 getting the COVID-19 vaccine? Share them with us.
The Rate Of Covid-19 Cases Is Dropping Nationally But Rising In These 5 StatesThe big picture for Covid-19 in the US is looking a little brighter as new infections and hospitalizations decline.
Pfizer To Request Emergency Approval For Vaccines For Children Aged 12 And UnderBig news on the vaccine front; Pfizer has requested emergency use authorization for its COVID-19 vaccine for children age 5-11.
Almost 9,000 Vaccinated Marylanders Get Additional Shots Since Approval of Pfizer BoosterIn Maryland, 60,624 fully vaccinated people have gotten an additional dose of vaccine. That is up by 8,920 shots since Friday when the state and the CDC approved Pfizer boosters for those older than 65, those with serious health conditions and those with jobs that put them at risk.
Pfizer Booster Shots Available To Those Eligible In Queen Anne's CountyThe Queen Anne's County Department of Health made an updated announcement on who is eligible for a booster shot of the COVID-19 vaccine Monday.
Maryland Residents Starting To Get Booster Shots After CDC AnnouncementAs the Delta variant continues to fuel a rise in COVID-19 cases, Pfizer booster shots are now going into some arms of Marylanders following the CDC’s stamp of approval on Friday.
Who's Eligible? Maryland Authorizes Pfizer Booster Shots For Vulnerable Adults In Coronavirus FightMaryland immediately authorized Pfizer booster shots following the CDC director’s stamp of approval. Those eligible include everyone age 65 and older who has been fully vaccinated for six months, adults with certain underlying health conditions, adults living in congregate living, and those at risk because of their job.
Parents React After Pfizer Announces Its COVID-19 Vaccine Is Safe For Children Between The Ages Of 5 to 11Pfizer said its COVID vaccine is safe and effective for children five to 11 years old.
Now That Students Have Returned To The Classroom, One Question Remains: Are Children Safe?Students are back in school and scientists along with doctors are trying to get a handle on how the pandemic is being tracked as large numbers of kids are congregated in school buildings.
Moderna's Vaccine Is The Most Effective, But Pfizer And J&J Also Protect Well, CDC-led Study SaysThe US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention led a nationwide study of vaccination involving more than 3,600 adults hospitalized for Covid-19 between March and August.
Health Officials Say Covid-19 Booster Shot May Not Be Necessary For Many MarylandersThe concern in our state right now is the arise of Covid-19 variants. Doctors from Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health spoke Wednesday about vaccine efficacy and whether or not a booster shot will be needed.