The top U.S. infectious-disease expert said he hopes public health agencies will make all adults eligible for booster doses soon.
Fauci's advice comes as cases tick back up across the country ahead of a holiday season that will bring more indoor, maskless gatherings.
Big Bird's message ruffled others' feathers at a time when educational messages directed toward children are under increased scrutiny.
The Pfizer CEO has no brakes regarding people that spread COVID-19 Vaccine Misinformation, calling them criminals as they cost lives.
About 900,000 kids aged 5-11 will have received their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine in their first week of eligibility, the White House said Wednesday.
All American adults became eligible for coronavirus vaccine booster doses on Friday.
The pace of vaccinations for children is "accelerating" two weeks after they became eligible, the White House's coronavirus coordinator said.
Officials said kids may have got a lower dose of COVID-19 vaccine than recommended. The pharmacy is no longer part of the state's vaccine program.
The bad news: On Thursday, Science published the largest study to date looking at the effectiveness of COVID-19 vaccines over an extended period. The results of that study are not great.
The United States opened its borders to people fully vaccinated against COVID-19, but some who got the shots are finding they're still not eligible to visit
Shares of Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc. gained 3.7% in premarket trading on Monday after the company said four subcutaneous injections of its monoclonal antibody treatment protected unvaccinated people from contracting COVID-19 by 81.6% for up to eight months. Four infusions of the treatment are considered one dose. "These results demonstrate that REGEN-COV has the potential to provide long-lasting immunity from SARS-CoV-2 infection, a result particularly important to those who do not respond...
The WHO's interim guidance was issued as more regulatory agencies authorize certain vaccines for use in children, including Canada.