Johnson & Johnson Says Its Booster Shot 94% Effective Against COVID-19A two-dose version of Johnson & Johnson's coronavirus vaccine provides 94% protection against symptomatic infection, the company said Tuesday.
I-Team: COVID Patient Unable To Get Monoclonal Antibody Treatment At 2 HospitalsA woman says even though she had serious risk factors, she was not able to get monoclonal antibody treatment at South Shore Hospital or Mass. General.
Are COVID Vaccine Side Effects The Same For Kids As Adults? Dr. Mallika Marshall Answers Your QuestionsDr. Mallika Marshall is answering your coronavirus and coronavirus vaccine-related medical questions.
Pfizer Says COVID-19 Vaccine Works In Kids Ages 5-11Pfizer said Monday its COVID-19 vaccine works for children ages 5 to 11 and that it will seek U.S. authorization for this age group soon.
FDA Panel Endorses Pfizer's Vaccine Booster Shots Only For 65+ Or Those At Risk For Severe COVIDAn influential federal advisory panel on Friday unanimously endorsed Pfizer's booster shots against COVID-19 only to Americans 65 and over or at high risk for severe disease.
Moderna's Vaccine Is Most Effective Against COVID Hospitalization, But Pfizer And J&J Also Protect Well, CDC-Led Study SaysPfizer's vaccine provided 88% protection against hospitalization, and Moderna's was 93% effective.
The Big E Returns To West Springfield, Masks Required IndoorsOn Friday, The Big E returns to West Springfield for a 17-day run after being postponed last year because of the pandemic.
Will I Experience Side Effects After The COVID Booster Shot? Dr. Mallika Marshall Answers Your QuestionsDr. Mallika Marshall is answering your coronavirus and coronavirus vaccine-related medical questions.
Should The FDA Recommend COVID Booster Shots? Dr. Mallika Marshall Answers Key Questions Around The DebateThe FDA is meeting Friday to decide whether to recommend booster shots to people who have already received their initial COVID-19 vaccines, but some scientists think boosters would be premature for most Americans.
Massachusetts Reports 1,999 New COVID-19 Cases, 16 Additional DeathsThere were 124,355 total new tests reported.
Can I Get COVID Again After A Breakthrough Case? Dr. Mallika Marshall Answers Your QuestionsDr. Mallika Marshall is answering your coronavirus vaccine-related medical questions.
Why Are COVID-19 Vaccines For Kids Under Age 12 Taking So Long?Dr. Mallika Marshall says it's important for vaccine makers to get the dosing right and make sure enough time is given in clinical trials to identify any safety issues.
Massachusetts Reports 1,726 New COVID-19 Cases, 18 Additional DeathsAs of Friday, the seven-day weighted average of positive tests in Massachusetts is 2.52%.
Moderna Working On Combination COVID-19 Booster And Flu ShotCambridge-based Moderna is working on a booster shot that also protects against the flu.
Massachusetts Reports 2,096 New COVID-19 Cases, 18 Additional DeathsAs of Thursday, the seven-day weighted average of positive tests in Massachusetts is 2.48%.