Americans may need annual vaccines to protect against Covid-19

CNN — Americans may need just one Covid-19 vaccine each year, federal health officials said Tuesday, saying the country will live with the coronavirus for the foreseeable future. “This week marks a significant shift in our fight against the virus,” said Dr Ashish Jha, who leads the White House’s Covid-19 response team. “It marks our … Read more

‘Parvovirus Disease’ in Michigan Dogs Investigated, Dozens of Deaths Reported

CNN — Canine parvovirus has been identified as the disease that has killed dozens of dogs over the past month in the northern and central parts of Michigan’s Lower Peninsula, state officials said Wednesday. It has killed more than 20 dogs in Otsego County alone, usually within days of showing symptoms of vomiting, bloody diarrhea, … Read more

Why Some Vaccinated People Can Still Spread Polio

CNN — So far, there has only been one recent case of polio in the United States, which paralyzed a young adult in Rockland County, New York. One case – and evidence in sewage of further spread – may not seem significant, and Americans are highly vaccinated against polio, which means most people are protected … Read more

Biden Officials Accelerate Monkeypox Vaccine Effort with 1.8 Million More Doses and Other Milestones

CNN — Top Biden administration officials on Thursday announced new measures to accelerate the U.S. response to the spread of monkey pox among high demand for vaccines and treatments. This includes increasing supply with an additional 1.8 million doses of the Jynneos Monkeypox Vaccine, accelerating the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ vaccine distribution … Read more

Letter obtained by CNN shows FDA championed new monkeypox vaccine strategy to vaccine maker

CNN — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has defended the federal government’s recent decision to extend its limited offer of the Jynneos monkeypox vaccine by giving individuals lower doses using a different injection method, noting in a letter to the company that makes the vaccine that a 2015 clinical study showed “a very similar … Read more

Biden ‘feels great’ and returns to work in person after testing negative for Covid-19 and leaving isolation

CNN — President Joe Biden said on Wednesday he was “feeling fine” and was back to work in person after self-isolating at the White House and recovering from what was described as a mild case. of Covid-19. The president, addressing the nation from the rose garden, credited the vaccines, boosters and antiviral treatment Paxlovid he … Read more