Marines OK first religious exemptions for COVID-19 vaccine
The U.S. Marine Corps has approved its first two COVID-19 vaccine exemptions based on religious reasons, something no other military service has done so far
Extra vaccine doses were expected to lower infection rates. But the shots also seem to be preventing severe illness caused by the new variant, the C.D.C. reported.
But protection against COVID - 19 hospitalization, death after two doses of BNT162b2 or CHAdOx1 - S is more durable
FRIDAY, Jan. 21, 2022 -- The risk for hospitalization for COVID-19 among older Americans is far higher for those who are unvaccinated than for those who are fully vaccinated and have had a booster shot, new government data show. The differences are...
A U.S. judge in Texas has issued a nationwide injunction barring the federal government from enforcing President Joe Biden’s requirement that federal workers without qualifying medical or religious exemptions be vaccinated for COVID-19
A judge in Texas ruled on Friday that President Joe Biden could not require federal employees to be vaccinated against the coronavirus and blocked the U.S. government from disciplining employees...
This article aims to summarize the latest research on how rituximab affects humoral and cell-mediated response after a COVID-19 vaccine primary series, and whether a booster changes patient response.Medscape Medical News
The COVID-19 vaccines available in the United States were less effective at preventing against infection after the Omicron variant of the virus emerged in November, according to data released Friday by the CDC.
This report describes COVID-19 vaccine effectiveness time frames among people who received their first and second doses of the vaccine series, and effectiveness of third vaccine doses during both Delta- and Omicron-predominant periods.
A federal judge in Texas on Friday blocked President Biden's mandate for federal workers to be vaccinated against COVID-19 in the latest blow to the White House's vaccination efforts.