US Lifts Pause, Allowing J&J COVID-19 Vaccinations To ResumeU.S. health officials lifted an 11-day pause on COVID-19 vaccinations using Johnson & Johnson's single-dose shot on Friday, after scientific advisers decided its benefits outweigh a rare risk of blood clot.
Boston College Will Require COVID-19 Vaccinations For Fall SemesterBoston College is requiring all students, faculty and staff to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 before returning to campus for the fall semester.
Brigham & Women's Doctor Says J&J COVID Vaccine Setback Shouldn't Scare People Away From Vaccination ProcessDr. Paul Sax of Brigham and Women’s Hospital said the temporary pause on the J&J vaccine shouldn’t scare people away from the vaccination process.
Robert Kraft & Mass General Hospital Team Up To Create Mobile COVID Services Program For Vulnerable CommunitiesThe Kraft Center Mass General Brigham Mobile COVID Services program is providing COVID testing and vaccinations to the most vulnerable patients and communities.
'Well Done': White House COVID Adviser Praises New Hampshire, Massachusetts For High Vaccination RateNew Hampshire leads the way with more than 70% of adults vaccinated.
'Making Good Progress': Doctors Believe Massachusetts Can Reach Herd Immunity In A Couple MonthsDoctors say Massachusetts is making good progress, but speeding up the shots could be key to stopping the pandemic.
Gov. Baker Requests COVID Vaccine Doses Turned Away By Other StatesGovernor Baker said the state has the capacity to make more COVID vaccine appointments if the doses are increased.
UMass Amherst Will Require All Students To Get COVID Vaccine Before Fall SemesterAll UMass Amherst students will be required to get the COVID vaccine by the first day of classes for the fall semester.
Massachusetts Community Colleges Explain Why They Don't Plan To Mandate COVID Vaccines This FallWhile community colleges are urging students and staff to get vaccinated as soon as possible, they are not currently looking to make it a requirement.
Can Alcohol Slow COVID Antibodies Growth? Dr. Mallika Marshall Answers Your QuestionsDr. Mallika Marshall says having an occasional drink is unlikely to blunt your immune response.
Study Finds Only 2 'Breakthrough' COVID Infections Among Hundreds Of Fully Vaccinated PeopleFor fully vaccinated people, the risk of still getting Covid-19 remains extremely low, a new study finds.
Moderna, Pfizer COVID Vaccines Don’t Pose Serious Risk During Pregnancy, Study SaysResearchers studied 35,000 women who received either one of the shots while pregnant from December 2020 through February 2021.
'Not Out Of The Woods': Doctors Urge Caution As U.S. Hits 200 Million COVID Vaccine DosesA week ahead of his 100th day in office, President Joe Biden marked a major milestone in the fight against COVID-19.
Emerson College Requires All Students To Have COVID Vaccine By Fall SemesterAll Emerson College students will be required to have the COVID vaccine by the first day of classes for the fall semester.
Can Shingles Affect The COVID Vaccine? Dr. Mallika Marshall Answers Your QuestionsDr. Mallika Marshall says having shingles should not affect the effectiveness of the COVID-19 vaccine.