US Will Share COVID-19 Vaccine Technology, Biden Tells Global Summit
US Will Share COVID-19 Vaccine Technology, Biden Tells Global Summit

The United States will share technologies used to make COVID-19 vaccines through the World Health Organization and is working to expand rapid testing and antiviral treatments for hard-to-reach populations, President Joe Biden said on Thursday.

This Type of Coffee Could Raise Your Cholesterol
This Type of Coffee Could Raise Your Cholesterol

People who rely on coffee for a pick-me-up may also see a boost in their cholesterol levels — especially if they sip an unfiltered variety, a new study suggests.

What Parents Need to Know About the Increase in Mysterious Hepatitis Cases in Children
What Parents Need to Know About the Increase in Mysterious Hepatitis Cases in Children

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) stated last week that it’s investigating more than 100 mysterious hepatitis cases among children in at least 25 states. Most of the children have been hospitalized, and five deaths have been reported thus far.

FDA Restricts J&J’s COVID-19 Vaccine Over Risk of Blood Clots
FDA Restricts J&J’s COVID-19 Vaccine Over Risk of Blood Clots

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Thursday announced it will restrict the use of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine to adults who cannot receive mRNA vaccines, due to the risk of potentially life-threatening side effects.

Many Parents Won’t Let Young Children Get COVID-19 Vaccines: Survey
Many Parents Won’t Let Young Children Get COVID-19 Vaccines: Survey

If a COVID-19 vaccine is cleared for young children, most parents won’t get their children vaccinated, at least right away, according to a new survey.

CDC Issues New Statement, Says Travelers Should Still Wear Masks on Planes
CDC Issues New Statement, Says Travelers Should Still Wear Masks on Planes

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Tuesday said that it still recommends that people wear masks on planes, trains, airports, and other modes of public transportation, despite a court last month ruling against the agency’s rule.

Moderna Says Its Vaccine for Ages Under 6 Will Be Ready for US Review in June
Moderna Says Its Vaccine for Ages Under 6 Will Be Ready for US Review in June

WASHINGTON—Moderna Inc.’s chief medical officer said on Sunday the company’s vaccine for children under 6 years old will be ready for review by a Food and Drug Administration (FDA) panel when it meets in June.