FDA Advisers Endorse Pfizer’s COVID-19 Vaccine For Young KidsThe dose for young children is just one-third of the Pfizer shot already recommended for everyone 12 and older.
Pfizer Says Its Vaccine Is 90.7% Effective Against Symptomatic COVID-19 In Children Ages 5 To 11In a new document posted ahead of a key meeting of the US Food and Drug Administration's vaccine advisers, Pfizer says its vaccine is safe and 90.7% effective against symptomatic COVID-19 in children ages 5 to 11.
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.
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.
Vaccinated People, Medical Professionals Torn As FDA Rejects Pfizer Booster Shot For Most AmericansThe FDA's decision to reject Pfizer's booster shot request for the majority of Americans may have surprised some, but one local nurse says he expected it.
Pfizer, US Health Officials At Odds Over Need For Third COVID-19 Vaccine ShotThe big issue right now is the delta variant and increasing infection rates mainly among people who aren't vaccinated.
CDC Advisory Committee Recommends Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine For Children Ages 12-15Expanded authorization of the Pfizer vaccine means 85% of the U.S. population would be eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine.
Pfizer Says COVID-19 Vaccine Protection Lasts At Least Six Months, Protects Against VariantsThe ongoing Phase 3 clinical trial of Pfizer/BioNTech's coronavirus vaccine confirms its protection lasts at least six months after the second dose, the companies said Thursday.
Pfizer/BioNTech Says Its COVID-19 Vaccine Is 100% Effective And Well Tolerated In AdolescentsClinical trial results of Pfizer/BioNTech's COVID-19 vaccine showed its efficacy is 100% and it is well tolerated in youths ages 12 to 15, the companies said Wednesday.
Pennsylvania Facing Shortage Of Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine Shots After Providers Mistakenly Use 2nd Doses As 1st DosesThe error could mean more than 100,000 people will need appointments rescheduled, state health officials said Wednesday.
COVID In Pennsylvania: More Than 41,000 Health Care Workers In Commonwealth Have Received VaccinePennsylvania is reporting more than 9,600 new cases of COVID-19 Wednesday.