Experts Push Back Against Rush for COVID Booster Shots
FRIDAY, Sept. 3, 2021 -- Opposition is mounting among U.S. and international health experts against President Joe Biden's push to make COVID-19 booster shots available later this month.
The scientific evidence simply isn't there to support booster...
In Cancer Patients, COVID Vaccine Immunity at 6 Months Is Similar to General Population
WEDNESDAY, Sept. 8, 2021 -- Cancer patients who get the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine appear to maintain the same levels of antibodies as people without cancer, Israeli researchers report.
They compared the rate of COVID infections after the second dose...
Adults With Autism, Mental Illness May Be at Higher Risk for Severe COVID
WEDNESDAY, Sept. 8, 2021 -- Adults with autism, intellectual disabilities or mental health disorders are at increased risk for COVID-19 and severe illness, researchers report.
Being aware of the heightened risk is important in prioritizing COVID-19...