People With High-Risk Underlying Health Conditions May Not Be Fully Protected By COVID VaccinesEven the CDC warns that if you have a condition or are taking medications that weaken your immune system, you may not be fully protected against COVID-19 even when you’ve been fully vaccinated.
Dallas ISD On The Ready To Vaccinate Students For COVID-19One more step to go before it is official. Pfizer COVID vaccines could soon be administered to children as young as 12 in North Texas.
Sansom Park Fire Department Holds COVID Vaccine Community ClinicThe Sansom Fire Department and MedStar are teaming up to hold a community COVID-19 vaccine clinic on May 12.
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.
FDA Recommends 'Pause' For Johnson & Johnson COVID Vaccine To Review Blood Clot CasesThe Food and Drug Administration has recommended a "pause" in use of Johnson & Johnson's single-dose COVID-19 vaccine to review blood clot cases.
COVID-19 Vaccination Sites In Tarrant County Getting A Boost From Temporary WorkersFront-line workers in Fort Worth are getting help at COVID-19 vaccination sites. More than 130 temporary employees have been added to 'increase efficiency' at two locations.
Texas Gov. Abbott Bans State Agencies From Requiring Vaccine PassportsOn April 6, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott issued an executive order prohibiting state agencies or political subdivisions from creating COVID-19 passports.
CDC: Nearly 29% Of All Texans Have Had At Least One Coronavirus Vaccine DoseOfficials with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say nearly 29% of the population in Texas has received at least one dose of the vaccination for COVID-19.
Texas Is Opening Coronavirus Vaccinations To All Adults On March 29Until now it has been limited to designated groups, but on March 23 the Texas Department of State Health Services announced that the COVID-19 vaccine will open to all adult Texans in one week.
Group 1C, Those 50 To 64, The Latest Texans Now Eligible To Receive The COVID-19 VaccineTexans, between the ages of 50 and 64, are now eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. According to Dallas County officials, thousands of vaccine invites have been distributed.
Dallas Working To Get Residents Living In FEMA Priority Zip Codes COVID-19 VaccinationsAs more doses of the COVID-19 vaccine arrive in North Texas, the City of Dallas is working to help people living in priority areas, as designated by FEMA, register to get their shots.
CVS Health Adding Dozens Of Additional COVID-19 Vaccine Sites Across TexasCVS Health will begin administering coronavirus vaccines to eligible Texans as early as March 14 at dozens of additional pharmacy locations across the state.
George W. Bush Joins Former Presidents Carter, Clinton And Obama Urging Americans To Get VaccinatedFormer Presidents George W. Bush, Jimmy Carter, Bill Clinton, Barack Obama and their respective former first ladies are part of a newly released ad campaign urging Americans to get the coronavirus vaccine.
Dallas And Tarrant County Waiting For Delivery Of Johnson & Johnson COVID VaccineA shipment of the Johnson and Johnson COVID vaccine is on the way to North Texas. In all, Dallas and Tarrant County are each expected to each get 6,000 doses of the vaccine.
White House Partners With Texas To Open New COVID-19 Vaccine Mega Centers In Dallas, ArlingtonThe White House has partnered with the State of Texas to build two new major Community Vaccination Centers in North Texas.