Pfizer ramps up COVID-19 vaccine production as US suggests a pause on J&J doses

Dr. Bob Lahita discusses the probability of experiencing risks from the Johnson & Johnson vaccine, as the government halts its rollout. Pharmaceutical giant Pfizer said Tuesday that it is prepared…

New York to honor Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 appointments with Pfizer doses

New York paused Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccinations Tuesday and will honor all such appointments with the Pfizer vaccine instead at state mass vaccination sites, following a federal recommendation to suspend…

Wisconsin nearing 2M COVID-19 vaccine doses administered

Nearly 2 million people in Wisconsin have received at least one dose of the coronavirus vaccine, state health data shows.  As of Wednesday, about 34% of Wisconsin residents — roughly…

Walgreens spaced Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine doses 4 weeks apart rather than recommended 21-day interval: report

Walgreens is shifting its Pfizer COVID-19 vaccination scheduling after federal health officials noted the pharmacy chain quietly decided to space doses apart over a longer-than-recommended period, according to a report. Federal guidelines…

Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine production blunder doesn’t impact distributed doses, White House says

The production error that occurred at Emergent BioSolutions and saw millions of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine discarded does not impact already distributed doses, the White House said on…

UK ‘focus on first doses’ of vaccine helping them control pandemic quicker than US: Dr. Makary

The U.S. should take a page from the United Kingdom’s coronavirus vaccination strategy, Fox News medical contributor Dr. Marty Makary told Fox Business Network’s “Kudlow” Thursday. “They’ve chosen to focus on…

Biden grants Michigan’s Whitmer 66K more vaccine doses, in seeming shift from population-based US plan: report

President Biden is boosting Michigan’s coronavirus vaccine allotment by more than 66,000 doses for next week after receiving a call for help from Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, according to reports. The…

Biden grants Michigan’s Whitmer 66,000 more vaccine doses, in seeming shift from population-based US plan: rep

President Biden is boosting Michigan’s coronavirus vaccine allotment by more than 66,000 doses for next week after receiving a call for help from Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, according to reports. The…

Americans wait for COVID-19 vaccines as US commits millions of doses for Mexico, Canada

About 182 million Americans have yet to receive a first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine — and despite the White House‘s promises to vaccinate them first, the Biden administration is already making…

US to send millions of AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine doses to Mexico, Canada in loan deal

The United States plans to send a combined 4 million doses of AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine to Canada and Mexico, respectively, White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki said on Thursday.  Psaki…