Combatting COVID: More Sacramento Area School Districts Launch Vaccination Sites On CampusesMore and more Sacramento area school districts are signing on to help vaccinate younger teens, in an effort to boost numbers on the way to herd immunity.
Could Telemedicine Help Combat Climate Change? Some Doctors Say YesThe pandemic brought telemedicine to the forefront of healthcare, as its use surged 3,000% over the last year. Now some are asking, could it help combat climate change?
'Important For Me To Protect Her': West Sacramento Son Gets Vaccinated For Mom Battling CancerEvan Brown, 12, loves baseball and his friends, but most importantly, he loves his mom, Melissa. She is battling an incurable blood cancer called multiple myeloma which requires daily chemotherapy pill treatments.
Many Sacramento Area Businesses Will Keep Mask Requirements Despite Relaxed CDC GuidelinesThe CDC announced new freedoms to not wear a mask as long as you are fully vaccinated, but after more than a year of restrictions, many businesses won't be getting rid of their rules anytime soon.
Updated CDC Guidance Says People Vaccinated Against COVID-19 Can Go Without Masks Indoors And OutdoorsPeople fully vaccinated against Covid-19 do not need to wear masks or practice social distancing indoors or outdoors, except under certain circumstances, the director of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced Thursday.
Kids 12-15 In California Can Sign Up For COVID-19 Vaccination Starting Thursday MorningState health officials have announced that parents and legal guardians will be allowed to sign up their 12-to-15-year-old children for a dose of Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine starting Thursday morning.
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.