Johnson & Johnson Pause Prompts Methuen To Cancel 600-Person COVID Vaccine ClinicA COVID vaccine clinic scheduled for Tuesday in Methuen was canceled after the CDC and FDA recommended pausing the use of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine.
Massachusetts Expected To Surpass 2 Million Fully Vaccinated Residents This WeekMassachusetts health officials expect that by the end of the week, more than 2 million residents will have been fully vaccinated.
Keller @ Large: Acting Boston Mayor Kim Janey Says COVID Vaccinations, Not 'Passport' Should Be PriorityActing Boston Mayor Kim Janey said it’s important to make sure everyone has access to the COVID vaccine before considering a potential vaccine “passport.”
Massachusetts Reports 2,184 New COVID Cases, 9 Additional DeathsThere are 711 people currently hospitalized for a coronavirus-related illness Friday, which is a decrease of 24 since Thursday.
COVID Vaccine To Be Offered At 43 Massachusetts Walmart StoresA number of Walmart stores in Massachusetts will begin offering COVID vaccine appointments starting next week.
Massachusetts Reports 1,938 New COVID Cases, 8 Additional DeathsAs of Thursday, the seven-day weighted average of positive tests in Massachusetts is 2.29%.
FEMA Offers Funeral Reimbursement For Those Who Lost Loved Ones To COVIDFEMA will reimburse funeral expenses up to $9,000 for anyone who lost someone to COVID-19 after January 20, 2020.
One-Third Of COVID Patients Diagnosed With Psychiatric Or Neurological Problems Post-InfectionA new study finds that a third of COVID-19 patients are diagnosed with a neurologic or psychiatric diagnosis in the six months after infection.
Boston Marathon Adds COVID-19 Fee, Precautions For Runners, No Athletes' VillageThe Boston Marathon will add an additional $25 COVID-19 fee for in-person runners this year.
Veterans Receive COVID-19 Vaccines At Massachusetts VA ClinicsThe Boston Veterans Administrations sponsored the event for veterans and their spouses. By day’s end, they expected to administer 300 shots.
Experts Urge People To Wait Their Turn For COVID-19 VaccineIf you know the right people, you can get a COVID-19 vaccination at this point, whether you’re technically eligible or not.
Massachusetts Tops 17,000 Confirmed COVID DeathsAs of Wednesday, the seven-day weighted average of positive tests in Massachusetts is 2.46%.
Allergic Reaction To First COVID Vaccine Shot May Not Disqualify Second DosePatients who immediately develop itching or hives after receiving their first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine may still be able to safely receive a second dose.
Baker Wants Focus On Shots In Arms, Not Vaccine PassportsMassachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker said he wants to focus on getting shots in arms rather than thinking about the possibility of requiring people to use a COVID vaccine passport.
New England VA Offering COVID Vaccines To All Veterans, Caregivers And SpousesVA New England Healthcare System announced Tuesday it is expanding COVID vaccinations to all veterans, caregivers and spouses.