FDA Panel Recommends Booster Shot For Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 VaccineAn FDA panel now recommends a booster of Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine, citing growing concerns that Americans who got the single-dose shot aren't as protected as those who received two shots of either Moderna or Pfizer.
Montgomery County Mother Released From Hospital After Spending Months At Lankenau Battling COVIDA Montgomery County mom who contracted COVID-19 in April is out of the hospital for the first time on Thursday -- and it was an emotional farewell for the medical team that saved her.
FDA Panel Endorses Lower-Dose Moderna COVID Shot For BoosterU.S. health advisers said Thursday that some Americans who received Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine should get a half-dose booster to bolster protection against the virus.
Penn State Announces All Faculty, Staff At University Park Campus Must Be Fully Vaccinated Against COVID-19 By Dec. 8Penn State has announced all faculty and staff at the main campus in State College will need to be fully vaccinated against COVId-19 by Dec. 8.
Philadelphia Officials Standing Firm On Friday Deadline For Nursing Home Workers To Be Vaccinated Against COVID-19About 85% of nursing home workers in Philly have received at least one dose of vaccine, but the city says that needs to be at 100% by Friday.
Pottstown Mom's Viral TikTok Of Near-Death Delivery Spreading Awareness About Rare Birth ComplicationSummers says she wanted to share her story on TikTok to raise awareness and help other women who've had birth trauma.
FDA Lowers Voluntary Sodium Guidelines, But Not To Recommended LevelsThe US Food and Drug Administration said Wednesday it will be lowering its targets for sodium content in processed, packaged, and prepared foods, but not to levels recommended for cutting the risk of heart attack and stroke.
Pennsylvania Officials Boast Good Vaccination Rates Even As Commonwealth Remains Hotspot For CoronavirusPennsylvania officials boast of good vaccination rates. Still, the state has more new cases of COVID every day than almost every other state.
Open For Business: Arete Athletics In Norristown Strives To Help Members Become Best Version Of Themselves, Live Up To Full PotentialThe pandemic made it challenging for many people to maintain their fitness goals, but in this week's Open for Business segment, CBS3's Vittoria Woodill heads to a local gym whose mission is to help people keep health a priority.
Main Line Health Participating In Cutting-Edge I-SPY COVID-19 TrialMore than 20 health systems are participating in the I-SPY COVID-19 trial.
Philadelphia Health Officials Prepare For Child Vaccinations As Pfizer Seeks FDA Authorization For Children Under 12Pfizer and BioNTech said Thursday they are seeking U.S. Food and Drug Administration emergency use authorization for their COVID-19 vaccine for children ages 5 to 11.
Delaware County Officials Sounding Alarm After Highest Number Of Early Syphilis Cases Reported In 2 DecadesThe Pennsylvania Department of Health says the county is on track to exceed a 104% increase in syphilis infections from 2020.
COVID-19 Transmission Rates Continue To Drop In New Jersey, Gov. Murphy SaysGov. Phil Murphy announced COVID-19 transmission rates continue to drop in the Garden State.
Health Officials Concerned About Potential 'Twindemic' Of COVID-19, Flu This WinterHealth officials are concerned about the potential for a "twindemic" of the coronavirus and the flu this winter.
Latest COVID-19 Numbers Show Downward Trend But Precautions Necessary As Many Remain UnvaccinatedAfter months of the Delta variant driving the current COVID-19 surge, the latest numbers show a downward trend.