Local Health Experts Highlight New COVID Boosters, Vaccine Clinics

FALMOUTH - Barnstable County is in the green category of the CDC’s COVID-19 community spread metric, but local health officials are highlighting … [Read more...]

Barnstable County Vaccine Clinics Offering Both COVID and Flu Shots

BARNSTABLE - The Barnstable County Department of Health and Environment will host three vaccine clinics to provide residents with both flu shots and … [Read more...]

Baker Announces 3.5 Million Free COVID Tests for Residents

HYANNIS - Governor Charlie Baker has announced plans to distribute 3.5 million free at-home COVID-19 tests to residents across the Commonwealth. … [Read more...]

Harwich to Host Drive-Thru Clinics for Flu, COVID Shots

HARWICH - Harwich residents will be able to receive flu shots and coronavirus boosters during two upcoming drive-through clinics. Doses of … [Read more...]

US Clears Updated COVID Boosters Targeting Newest Variants

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. regulators have authorized updated COVID-19 boosters, the first to directly target today's most common omicron strain. The … [Read more...]

Pfizer COVID Shots Appear 73% Effective in Children Under 5

WASHINGTON, D.C. (AP) - Pfizer says its COVID-19 vaccine was 73% effective in protecting children younger than 5 as omicron spread in the … [Read more...]

Fauci to Step Down After Decades as Top US Infection Expert

WASHINGTON, D.C. (AP) - Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation’s top infectious disease expert, is leaving the federal government in December. Fauci became … [Read more...]

CDC Director Announces Shake-Up, Citing COVID Mistakes

NEW YORK (AP) — The head of the nation’s top public health agency is shaking up the organization with the goal of making it more nimble. The planned … [Read more...]

CDC Drops Quarantine, Distancing Recommendations for COVID

NEW YORK (AP) — The nation’s top public health agency is relaxing its COVID-19 guidelines and dropping the recommendation that Americans quarantine … [Read more...]

US Rules Out Summer COVID Boosters to Focus on Fall Campaign

WASHINGTON, D.C. (AP) - U.S. regulators say they are no longer considering authorizing second COVID-19 booster shots for all adults under 50 this … [Read more...]



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