Governor Abbott: Texas COVID-19 Vaccine Plan Ready For Possible December ActivationTexas Governor Greg Abbott and the Texas Department of State Health Services [DSHS] released "guiding principles" on Monday, November 23 regarding how the state will distribute a COVID-19 vaccine once available. Texas officials said COVID-19 vaccines could be expected as early as December.
Texas Among States Preparing To Distribute COVID-19 Vaccines -- When They're ReadyThe Texas Department of State Health Services says more than 3,000 providers have signed up to receive and administer COVID vaccines.
FDA Approves At-Home Rapid Coronavirus Test For Emergency UseU.S. regulators are now allowing emergency use of the first rapid coronavirus test that can be performed entirely at home.
Remdesivir 1st FDA-Approved Treatment For COVID-19The antiviral was approved for use in emergency situations back in the spring, but doctors tell CBS 11 this new move will help them get the treatment to patients faster.
Fresh Cut Fruit Sold At Texas Walmart & RaceTrac Locations Recalled For Possible Listeria ContaminationSome containers of Country Fresh fruit sold at retailers in Texas and eight other states is being voluntarily recalled due to a risk of listeria contamination.
FDA Commissioner Promises Science, Not Politics, Will Determine Approval Of Coronavirus Vaccine“We have urgency but we are not going to cut any corners in respect to our review of it," said FDA Commissioner Stephen Hahn.
FDA: Company Recalling Dog Food Because Of Concerns Over Salmonella ContaminationPossible salmonella contamination has lead to the voluntary recall of one brand of dog food.
FDA Warns Consumers Of Another Possible Toxin In Hand SanitizersThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration is warning of another potentially dangerous substance in some hand sanitizers.
Thermal Cameras Used To Spot Fevers Have 'Major Limitations' And Often Not Accurate, I-Team FindsAn independent video surveillance research group recently tested more than 20 thermal camera systems and found most failed to live up to the hype.
Red Onions Linked To Salmonella Outbreak That Has Sickened Hundreds In US, Including TexasA multistate outbreak of salmonella poisoning that has sickened almost 400 people in 31 states has been traced back to red onions, federal health officials said.
Another Recall Of Potentially Toxic Hand Sanitizers Sold NationwideThe Food and Drug Administration's list of potentially toxic hand sanitizers continues to grow, with the agency announcing the recall of four more products sold nationwide at retailers including Walmart and Target.
59K+ Pounds Of Frozen Chicken Nuggets Produced In Texas Being RecalledPilgrim’s Pride of Waco is recalling nearly 60,000 pounds of chicken nuggets because they may be contaminated with rubber.
'How Can I Be Sick?' Woman Who Took Hydroxychloroquine For 19 Years To Treat Lupus Still Got COVID-19A Wisconsin woman is warning people that the anti-malarial drug, hydroxychloroquine, wil not protect someone from COVID-19.
FDA Issues Warning Letter To Dallas Breast Implant Manufacturer The U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued a warning letter to Dallas-based Ideal Implant Incorporated for failure to comply with current good manufacturing practice requirements.
Coronavirus Antibody Tests Surrounded By Doubt, Worry Over AccuracyCoronavirus antibody tests have hit the market, but, although there are hundreds of tests out there, only a few after authorized by the FDA.