Johnson & Johnson Says Booster Shot Of Its COVID-19 Vaccine Strengthens ImmunityJohnson & Johnson said a second shot of its COVID-19 vaccine eight months after the initial dose was found in a study to increase people's immunity to the disease.
Tarrant County Public Health Now Offering COVID-19 Booster Shot To ImmunocompromisedVaccinations can be administered as soon as 28 days after the second dose in either the Moderna or the now fully approved Pfizer vaccine.
U.S. To Recommend COVID Vaccine Boosters After 8 MonthsThe Biden administration is expected later this week to recommend that the majority of Americans get a booster shot eight months after their second dose of a COVID-19 vaccine.
FDA OK's Extra Vaccine Dose For Some With Weakened Immune SystemsLate Thursday the Food and Drug Administration authorized transplant recipients and others with severely weakened immune systems getting an extra dose of the COVID vaccine.
FDA Expected To Allow 3rd Vaccine Dose For Some Immunocompromised AmericansThe FDA is expected to authorize orders for certain immunocompromised people to get a third 'booster' dose of the Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines.
COVID-19 Booster Shot Not Yet FDA-Authorized, But Some Not WaitingDr. Mark Casanova, President of the Dallas County Medical Society, says the booster isn’t being recommended because there’s not clear evidence that’s it’s necessary.
Pfizer To Request Authorization For COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Shot In USThe pharmaceutical company said its early data suggests people's antibody levels jump after they get a third dose.