FDA Authorizes Pfizer's COVID Vaccine For Use In Children 12 To 15The FDA has expanded the emergency use authorization for Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine to include people ages 12 to 15.
Parents Mixed On Signing Children Up For COVID Vaccine TrialAdults were first in line for the COVID vaccine, but the next shot in the arm could be for your child. UC Davis Health is launching a COVID vaccine trial for children ages 12 to 17, but the idea prompted some mixed reactions.
UC Davis Health Partners With Allegiant Airlines' CEO To Create New COVID Rapid TestWhat may look like a run-of-the-mill COVID-19 test is actually a new rapid test being worked out by UC Davis Health and Dr. Nam Tran.
Sacramento Family Struggling With Early-Onset Dementia Diagnosis Gives Heartfelt Plea On Big Day Of GivingA Sacramento family struggling with a devastating diagnosis is making a heartfelt plea on this day of giving.
Counties Turn To Flea Markets, Grocery Stores To Host Small Vaccine ClinicsCome to shop and get a shot – it's a new way counties are targeting vaccine clinics. The goal is to make it as convenient as possible to boost their vaccination rates.
Dr. Fauci To Adolescents On The Fence About COVID-19 Vaccine: 'Be Part Of The Solution'Dr. Anthony Fauci said he hopes children and teens won't hesitate when the US Food and Drug Administration authorizes a coronavirus vaccine for them.
Kids 12 And Up Could Be Next In Line To Get COVID Vaccine; What's Next?The Pfizer shot could get FDA approval by next week for kids 12 and up.
$5 Coupon Offered For People Who Get COVID-19 Vaccine At CVS At Target StoresTo try and get more people vaccinated against COVID-19, Target is now offering coupons to guests who get their shot at the store.
'Very Traumatic Experience': Driven By Loss, Sacramento Group Sends Supplies To India As COVID SurgesIt may be on the other side of the world, but the crisis in India hits home. That's why the Indian Association of Sacramento is working with several organizations to send medical supplies to the COVID-stricken country.
CDC: Anxiety, Not The Shots Themselves, Drove Vaccine Reactions Reported In California, 4 Other StatesIt was anxiety - and not a problem with the shots - that caused reactions in dozens of people at coronavirus vaccine clinics in five states, U.S. health officials have concluded.
FDA Moves To Ban Menthol Cigarettes And Flavored CigarsThe US Food and Drug Administration is taking steps to ban menthol flavored cigarettes and all flavored cigars, including menthol flavor, within the next year, according to an agency announcement Thursday.
Study: People Of Color More Exposed Than Whites To Air PollutionAcross America, people of color are exposed to more air pollution than whites from industry, vehicles, construction and many other sources, a new study has found.
CDC Study: Pfizer, Moderna Vaccines Reduce COVID-19 Hospitalization Risk By 94% Among Older AdultsThe Pfizer/BioNTech and Moderna Covid-19 vaccines were found in the real world to be 94% effective against Covid-19 hospitalization among fully vaccinated adults ages 65 and older in the United States, according to a new study.
Mix-Up Causes Sonora Woman To Get Different COVID VaccinesAn 89-year-old woman in Tuolumne County received both vaccines, but a mix-up at a vaccination site in Sonora landed Joan Lawton with one Pfizer shot and one Moderna shot.
What To Do To Get Your COVID-19 Vaccination Added To Your Medical RecordSecuring a vaccination card doesn't necessarily mean your Covid-19 vaccine status is in your medical records.