Head of UN health agency seeks vaccine booster moratorium
The head of the World Health Organization is calling for a moratorium on administering booster shots of COVID-19 vaccines as a way to help ensure that doses are available in countries where few people have received their first shots.
Japan to limit hospital care as COVID-19 cases hit new high
Japan’s government is introducing a contentious new policy in which coronavirus patients with moderate symptoms will isolate at home instead of in hospitals, as new cases surge in Tokyo to record levels during the Olympic Games.
Jacksonville pediatrician: Children, like adults, are experiencing long-term effects of COVID-19
As scientists continue to race to create an approved COVID-19 vaccine for children, parents want more information on the potential long-term impact that COVID-19 has on people under the age of 12.