Dr. Ala Stanford To Receive Points Of Light Award Next WeekDr. Ala Stanford, the founder of the Black Doctors COVID-19 consortium, will receive The George H.W. Bush Points of Light award next week.
Philadelphia To Begin Administering COVID-19 Boosters Shots SaturdayAfter weeks of debate, the CDC director signed off late Thursday on Pfizer booster shots for millions of people.
New Coalition Put Together By Penn Vet Aiming To Improve 'National Crisis' In Pet Care Caused By PandemicPenn Vet is trying to coordinate care so pet owners aren't scrambling to find veterinary care for their pets.
FDA Authorizes Pfizer's COVID-19 Booster Shot For Americans Over 65, Those At High-RiskPresident Joe Biden wanted boosters to be available for everyone this week. That's not happening.
Philadelphia Health Department Revises COVID Guidance For Schools, Adds Weekly Testing For Unvaccinated Students 12 And UnderThere are major changes as it relates to COVID testing and the parameters surrounding closing schools due to COVID-19 outbreaks.
'Most Egregious Story I've Ever Heard': Local Man Has Prostate Removed After Mistaken Cancer DiagnosisInstead of being relieved with the mistaken cancer diagnosis, the couple was crushed because Eric had already had his prostate removed.
Pennsylvania Officials Ready To Provide COVID-19 Booster Shots Once They're Approved By CDCPennsylvania health officials say they're ready to provide Covid-19 booster shots once they're approved by the CDC.
Bucks County Couple Taking Part In Coast-To-Coast Bike Ride In Effort To Raise Money For Cancer ResearchA Bucks County couple is part of a coast-to-coast bike ride that begins Monday in an effort to raise money for cancer research.
In-Person Classes Resume At Lindley Charter School In Philadelphia's Logan Neighborhood Following COVID OutbreakIn-person classes resumed at a charter school in Philadelphia's Logan neighborhood following a COVID-19 outbreak.
Child Care Workers In New Jersey Must Be Fully Vaccinated Against COVID-19, Or Face Weekly Testing, By Nov. 1Murphy signed an executive order Monday saying workers must get vaccinated against COVID-19 or face regular weekly testing.
In-Person Classes To Resume Lindley Academy Charter School On Monday After COVID-19 OutbreakIn-person classes resume at Lindley Academy Charter School in Logan on Monday following a COVID-19 outbreak.
Southwark School In South Philadelphia Becomes 5th School Closed Due To COVID OutbreakThe city's health department will flag a school to pause in-person learning when it has identified six cases within a 14-day incubation period within the school setting.
Unvaccinated Philadelphians Account For Nearly All COVID-19 Hospitalizations, Deaths In City, Officials SayThe vaccines are working. It's an echo being heard around the medical community, and Philly now has almost 68% of adults fully vaccinated.
6% Of Pennsylvania COVID-19 Cases Have Been Among Fully VaccinatedCOVID-19 cases across the nation are now back to where they were last winter, wiping out months of progress.
Philadelphia's Emlen Elementary School Closes Due To COVID OutbreakFamilies and staff members got a notice that Emlen Elementary School will close thru Sept. 24.