May 04, 2021 10:25 am
The announcement is set to come barely a month after the company found that its shot, which is already authorised for those age 16 and older, also provided protection for the younger group.
January 23, 2021 4:23 pm
The guidance posted in a Jan. 21 update to the CDC website said a second dose should be administered as close to the recommended schedule as possible, either three weeks for the Pfizer Inc.-BioNTech SE vaccine or four weeks for the Moderna Inc. shot.
October 16, 2020 5:57 pm
The two appointees assigned to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Atlanta headquarters in June have no public health background.
October 06, 2020 5:55 pm
The CDC recommends you limit your interaction with others if you are pregnant, and that others living with you under the same roof may consider doing it as well.
September 22, 2020 10:06 pm
A study, published by the CDC, suggests that despite the protocols followed by airlines, transmission of the virus could be possible inside the flight, given the proximity with a potentially-infected person, and touching of shared surfaces
September 18, 2020 8:25 am
Hispanic, non-Hispanic Black and non-Hispanic American Indian/Alaskan Native persons accounted for 94 (78 per cent) of the 121 SARS-CoV-2 deaths associated with individuals younger than 21 years of age.
May 23, 2020 4:30 pm
Following Trump's announcement, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released new guidelines for communities of faith on how to safely reopen, including recommendations to limit the size of gatherings and consider holding services outdoors or in large, well-ventilated areas.
February 16, 2016 5:25 pm
No longer an irritating nuisance, these tiny creatures have caused millions of deaths worldwide. Closer home as many as 11,26,661 cases of malaria were identified with 287 deaths in the country in 2015.
October 13, 2014 4:20 am
Correcting hypoglycemia helped cut deaths by almost half in Muzaffarpur, says report.
November 11, 2013 3:34 am
Unless we counter antibiotic resistance,we risk losing major healthcare advances