CDC Seeing Increase In Adolescents Hospitalized With COVID-19Dr. Jeffrey Kahn of Children's Health and UT Southwestern, says the new CDC data showing this national trend underscores the importance of getting young people vaccinated.
CDC: Fully Vaccinated People No Longer Need To Wear Masks, Socially Distance In Many Indoor SituationsThe CDC is updating its guidance to say that fully vaccinated people can forgo their masks and social distancing in many indoor situations.
North Texas Health Departments, Pharmacies Making Plans To Vaccinate Children Against COVID-19On Friday, May 14, Dallas County Health and Human Services will open their COVID-19 vaccination sites, like Fair Park, to children ages 12-15.
North Texas Parents Consider Whether Or Not To Have Their 12 To 15-Year-Olds Vaccinated Against COVID-19The vaccinations could be available in the Metroplex as soon as this week, once a CDC advisory committee makes their recommendations.
Texas Port Pushing To Restart Cruise Industry, Some Ships Returning This WeekendA major port in Texas is ready to help the cruise industry rebound and hit the high seas again.
Officials With The CDC Say 1 In 4 Texans Are Now Fully Vaccinated Against COVID-19Federal officials say one Texan in every four has been fully vaccinated against COVID-19. The CDC also said 37% of the state’s population had received at least one dose of a coronavirus vaccine.
US To Resume Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 Vaccinations Despite Rare Blood Clot RiskThe FDA and CDC officially lifted the pause that was put in place last Tuesday, August 13, despite concerns over a potential link to rare and deadly blood clots.
What To Do If You Received Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 VaccineOf the 6.8 million Americans who have received the vaccine so far, six women between the ages 18 and 48 have experienced a rare and severe type of blood clot.
Fully-Vaccinated People Can Travel Safely, CDC SaysThe CDC says when people who are fully vaccinated travel within the U.S., they no longer need to get tested before or after their trip, unless their destination requires it.
CDC Says Fully Vaccinated People Can Safely Travel Without Needing To Self-QuarantineFully vaccinated residents can travel within the U.S. and COVID-19 testing and post-travel self-quarantine will not be required, the CDC said Friday.
CDC Changes School Guidance, Says Students Can Sit Closer At DesksStudents can sit just 3 feet apart in the classroom as long as they wear masks but should be kept the usual 6 feet away from one another at sporting events, assemblies, lunch or chorus practice, the CDC said Friday.
Sens. Ted Cruz, John Cornyn Demand More COVID-19 Vaccine For TexansThey are calling for more doses and said the the lack of doses delivered to Texas is, "unacceptable."
'I Need Every American To Do Their Part': President Biden Outlines Plans To Defeat COVID-19President Joe Biden set a goal of July 4 to reopen the country in his first primetime address on Thursday night.
Justice Department To Appeal Texas Judge's Order On Eviction MoratoriumThe Justice Department said Saturday it will appeal a Texas judge’s ruling that found the federal government’s eviction moratorium unconstitutional.
Federal Judge In Texas Rules CDC Eviction Moratorium During Pandemic Is UnconstitutionalA federal judge in Texas has ruled that the order from the CDC putting a temporarily moratorium on evictions during the COVID-19 pandemic is unconstitutional.