All Adults Expected To Soon Be Eligible For 'Additional Measure Of Protection' In Form Of Pfizer COVID-19 BoosterThe FDA is expected to authorize the additional dose of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine for all adults in the coming days.
Pfizer Turns To FDA For Emergency Approval Of Its COVID-19 Antiviral PillA new COVID treatment could be on the way. Pfizer has asked the FDA to grant an emergency use authorization for its antiviral pill.
FDA Committee Votes In Favor Of COVID-19 Vaccine For 5 To 11-Year-OldsIn a nearly unanimous vote, an FDA advisory committee Tuesday found the benefits of Pfizer’s pediatric vaccine outweighed any risks.
New Study Shows Receiving Different COVID-19 Vaccines Can Rev Up Immune Response“This is really good news,” said Dr. Jon Weidanz, immunologist and Associate Vice President for Research at UT Arlington.
Heated Debate Over Whether Or Not Most People Need A COVID-19 Vaccine Booster ShotBoth Pfizer and Moderna are pushing for people to get booster shots, but the FDA has remained neutral on the issue.
'It Provides That Official Sort Of Endorsement': Dallas County Health Leaders Pleased Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine Now Fully ApprovedMedical experts like Dr. Phil Huang, Director of Dallas County Health and Human Services, said it’s another layer showing the vaccine's safety and efficacy.
Food And Drug Administration Grants Pfizer's COVID-19 Vaccine Full ApprovalThe FDA has granted full approval to Pfizer and BioNTech for their COVID-19 vaccine to be given to Americans as young as 16.
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.
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.
FDA Gives Green Light To New Alzheimer's Drug For First Time In Almost 2 DecadesNorth Texans who care for loved ones who have Alzheimer’s are reacting to the news.