Pfizer hopes to join the ranks of the flu shot, measles, mumps, rubella shot and other vaccines that are fully FDA approved and licensed.
In late February, Mercado brought her then 13-month-old son Amen'Ra to John Hopkin's All Children's Hospital for help transitioning from breastfeeding. More than a year later, her son is still in medical protective custody.
Whether it's because of a fear of conspiracies or unknown side effects, some experts believe the current rate of vaccinations will not yield the result they had hoped for.
Some employers are slashing hours, service can be slow, and the post-pandemic economic recovery is facing what appears to be, at the very least, a bump in the road.
The FDA on Monday cleared Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine for kids ages 12 to 15 for emergency use.
The Tampa Downtown Partnership is making it easier for people to get fit in Tampa, offering free group fitness classes 4 days a week.
HEARTLESS: As the pandemic dies down, people are going back to the office and traveling again, which apparently means that many feel like they can no longer care for their recently adopted pets.
The Florida Department of Health says the number of known cases of COVID-19 in the state rose by 2,296 Monday. According to the state's daily update, the total number of cases in Florida since the pandemic began is now 2,272,102.
The FDA has called a meeting for June 10 to discuss COVID-19 vaccines in children amid speculation a decision would be made on Pfizer-BioNTech’s request to expand use for its shot to teens ages 12-15 within the coming days.
The Pasco County School District has set an end date for their COVID-19 mask mandate. The order requiring students, staff, and visitors to wear face-coverings will go away at the end of the day on May 28 – two days after the end of school.
Novavax, a Maryland-based company, said Monday their combo shot formed a robust response to both influenza A and B - and protected against SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19.
Life has changed over the past year. We've masked up and practiced social distancing. Many of us worked from home, separated ourselves from loved ones, missed out on big events and experienced difficult losses. It's taken a big toll mentally and emotionally.
The FDA is expected to meet Wednesday and issue an emergency use authorization for kids aged 12 to 15 to get the two-shot Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine.
The Florida Department of Health says the number of known cases of COVID-19 in the state rose by 3,231 Sunday. According to the state's daily update, the total number of cases in Florida since the pandemic began is now 2,69,806.
The move also comes amid an ongoing lawsuit, in which the EU is accusing AstraZeneca of failing to respect the terms of its contract with the 27-nation bloc.
Mattress review company Eachnight is offering to pay five people $1,500 each to take naps every day for 30 days.
The CDC says it is preparing for the possibility that booster shots will be needed later this year.
The ongoing pandemic has made access to mental health services more necessary than ever, though new reports suggest Americans aren’t getting the care they need.
The Maldives is hoping to save lives while saving its economy with its 3V initiative — which stands for visit, vaccinate, vacation.
The Florida Department of Health says the number of known cases of COVID-19 in the state rose by 3,977 Saturday. According to the state's daily update, the total number of cases in Florida since the pandemic began is now 2,266,575.