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...]

FDA Advisers Recommend Updating COVID Booster Shots for Fall

WASHINGTON, D.C. (AP) - Advisers to the U.S. government are recommending that COVID-19 booster shots used this fall be modified to better match more … [Read more...]

US: Pfizer COVID-19 Shot Appears Effective for Kids Under 5

WASHINGTON (AP) - A review by federal health officials says that Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine appears safe and effective for children under 5, the only … [Read more...]

Some Jif Peanut Butter Products Linked to Salmonella Cases

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Food and Drug Administration and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are advising consumers to double-check their … [Read more...]

FDA Sets June Meetings on COVID Vaccines for Youngest Kids

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Food and Drug Administration has set tentative dates in June to publicly review COVID-19 vaccines for the youngest American … [Read more...]

FDA Expands Pfizer COVID Booster, Opens Extra Dose to Age 16

WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. is expanding COVID-19 boosters, opening a third dose of Pfizer's vaccine to people as young as age 16. The U.S. and many … [Read more...]

Kids’ Turn Arrives for COVID-19 Shots

WASHINGTON - Schoolchildren take the spotlight this week as the U.S. enters a new phase in COVID-19 vaccination aimed at curbing deaths, … [Read more...]

Merck Asks US FDA to Authorize Promising Anti-COVID Pill

WASHINGTON (AP) - Drugmaker Merck has asked U.S. regulators to authorize its promising antiviral pill against COVID-19, setting the stage for a … [Read more...]

FDA Approves Much-Debated Alzheimer’s Drug Panned by Experts

WASHINGTON (AP) — Government health officials have approved the first drug that they say may help slow Alzheimer’s disease. The decision came after … [Read more...]

FDA Expected to OK Pfizer Vaccine for Teens Within Week

WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is expected to authorize Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine for kids ages 12 to 15 by next week, … [Read more...]



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