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A growing number of transplant programs are barring patients who refuse COVID vaccines or giving them lower priority on waiting lists.
People who received the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine had strong immune memory of SARS-CoV-2 six months after vaccination.
High incidence of cases and low vaccination rates don’t fully capture why mortality rates are so much higher in rural areas.
Excess deaths by population were three to four times higher among Black and American Indian men and women.
Molnupiravir reduces severe illness and death, but it must be started within days after developing symptoms.
A steady stream of spurious claims about COVID-19 vaccines and treatments swirl around the public consciousness.
I’d put my breakthrough case of COVID right up there with my worst bouts of flu.
Recommendation includes people over 65, those with underlying medical conditions and those with occupational risk.
Hospitals are filling up with COVID-19 patients and other medical conditions are going untreated.
The committee voted against third shot for all adults, however, casting doubts on Biden’s booster plan.
Certain types of cancer treatment can lead to inadequate immune response.
The findings underscore the need for policies to expand vaccine administration, especially for low-income and minority populations.
Full approval could encourage more people to get vaccinated and raises the prospect of off-label use.
Some say the announcement is based on weak evidence and could undercut vaccine confidence with no clear benefit in controlling the pandemic.
The booster is recommended for organ transplant recipients, people receiving cancer treatment and people with advanced or untreated HIV.
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