Bay Area Senator Proposes 12-Year-Olds Should Have Vaccination Rights Without Parents ConsentShould a 12-year-old have the right to get vaccinated without parental consent? That's the goal behind a new bill proposed Friday by San Francisco Senator Scott Wiener.
Preteens May Be Vaccinated Without Parents Under California BillCalifornia would allow children age 12 and up to be vaccinated without their parents' consent, the youngest age of any state, under a proposal late Thursday by a state senator.
CDC Recommends Pfizer Booster Shot After 5 MonthsThe US Food and Drug Administration on Monday expanded the emergency use authorization for Pfizer's Covid-19 vaccine boosters to children ages 12 to 15.
Hundreds Protest Vaccine Mandate For Children At California State Capitol"We are completely against any kind of COVID-19 vaccine mandate for children," one activist said. "We don't think it's necessary. We think parents can make their own decisions for their children's health."
FDA Authorizes COVID Vaccine Booster Shots For Americans As Young As 12Millions of Americans as young as 12 could soon be able to get a booster shot of COVID-19 vaccine, after the Food and Drug Administration announced Monday that it has authorized third doses of Pfizer-BioNTech's shot for that age group.
Is A Fourth COVID-19 Vaccine Dose Needed? US Health Officials Say Not YetAs Covid-19 cases continue to rise and the Omicron variant sweeps the world, some nations are rolling out fourth doses of coronavirus vaccine for the most vulnerable people.
Lab Experts Criticize State’s Response To Risk Of 'Serious Injury, Harm or Death' At CA COVID Testing LabLab experts are speaking out after CDPH allowed its billion-dollar COVID lab to continue operating for nearly a year while failing to correct deficiencies that posed “immediate jeopardy to patient health and safety” likely to cause “serious injury or harm, or death.”
Deadline Day: How Will SCUSD Vaccinate Thousands Of Students By January?As of Tuesday, just over 25 percent of students have reported being at least partially vaccinated.
'We Are Doubling Down On Our Vaccination Efforts,' Omicron Variant Not Yet In CaliforniaAs of Sunday, the new COVID-19 variant, Omicron, has still not made its way to California. In fact, there are currently no cases in the United States.
How To Tell The Difference Between The Flu, The Delta Variant, Or A ColdWith the flu season upon us and the delta variant continuing to make people sick, it might be hard for people feeling under the weather to distinguish between the flu, the original COVID-19 strain, and the delta variant. 
Stanislaus County Leaders Pass Resolution Against 'Vaccine Passports'Leaders in San Joaquin County are taking a stand against COVID-19 vaccine passports.