FDA releases more doses of Moderna’s updated Covid-19 boosters amid reports of ‘limited’ supply

CNN  —  The US Food and Drug Administration has authorized the release of “numerous batches” of Moderna’s updated Covid-19 booster amid reports of supply problems in some areas. Updated boosters…

Change in monkeypox vaccine injection method could mean more doses but may not be easy, experts say

As part of the Biden administration’s declaration of the monkeypox outbreak in the US as a public health emergency, it’s looking into administering Jynneos vaccine shots intradermally instead of subcutaneously.…

U.S. Could Have Had Many More Doses of Monkeypox Vaccine This Year

WASHINGTON — The shortage of vaccines to combat a fast-growing monkeypox outbreak was caused in part because the Department of Health and Human Services failed early on to ask that…

U.S. Will Buy 3.2 Million Doses of Novavax’s Covid Vaccine

The Biden administration announced on Monday that it would buy 3.2 million doses of a Covid-19 vaccine from the Maryland pharmaceutical company Novavax that is expected to soon receive authorization…

They got illicit Covid-19 vaccine doses — and say they’d do it again in a heartbeat

Her stomach knotted in anxiety, Ogg was ready to say she was getting her first shot when actually she was getting her third. At the time, government rules didn’t allow…

Pfizer Asks F.D.A. to Clear 2 Vaccine Doses for Young Children as a Start

Albert Bourla, Pfizer’s chairman and chief executive, said in a statement that “ultimately, we believe that three doses of the vaccine will be needed for children 6 months through 4…

More People Are Getting Unapproved Fourth Doses of the Covid-19 Vaccine

If asked to show her vaccine card, Stacey Ricks can choose from three. Ms. Ricks, 49, a kidney transplant recipient who takes immune suppressing medication, didn’t develop antibodies after her…

C.D.C. Data May Inflate First Doses and Undercount Boosters

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, which millions of Americans rely on for up-to-date information on vaccination rates in their communities, recently acknowledged that its data might overestimate the…

Hesitancy, Apathy and Unused Doses: Zambia’s Vaccination Challenges

NGWERERE, Zambia — Four people turned up at a health clinic tucked in a sprawl of commercial maize farms on a recent morning, looking for Covid-19 vaccines. The staff had…

What Happens If You Mix COVID Vaccine Doses?

Now that a Pfizer booster dose has been accredited for Americans 65 and up, people with fundamental well being problems and individuals who operate in large-chance configurations, lots of persons…