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CDC identifies 9 monkeypox cases in 7 states
Fri, 27 May 2022 04:08:44 GMT
The US Centers for Diseases Control and Prevention has identified nine monkeypox cases in seven states as of Wednesday, Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky said in a news briefing on Thursday.
US is offering vaccines to certain people exposed to monkeypox. Here's what you should know
Thu, 26 May 2022 19:31:43 GMT
As global health leaders investigate an unusual outbreak of monkeypox across more than a dozen countries, discussions in the United States have turned to vaccination against the disease -- and certain people exposed to the virus could be offered a vaccine.
More baby formula is heading to store shelves as early as this weekend
Wed, 25 May 2022 23:04:36 GMT
More baby formula is expected on store shelves as soon as this weekend through a variety of government efforts.
Three-dose Covid-19 vaccine produces strong immune response in children ages 6 months to 5 years, Pfizer and BioNTech say
Mon, 23 May 2022 19:55:18 GMT
Three child-size doses of the Pfizer/BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine appeared to be safe and showed a strong immune response in children ages 6 months to 5 years, the companies said Monday. The vaccine makers said they will finish submitting the trial data to the US Food and Drug Administration this week.
US birth rates rose slightly in 2021 after a steep drop in the first year of the pandemic, CDC data shows
Tue, 24 May 2022 04:02:23 GMT
Early speculation that the Covid-19 pandemic may lead to a baby boom has been turned on its head, with early data showing more of a baby bust -- and worsening rates of some adverse outcomes.