Appeals Court Stays Biden Administration's Vaccine Mandate On Larger BusinessesA federal appeals court on Saturday temporarily halted the Biden administration's vaccine requirement for businesses with 100 or more workers.
Vaccine Rule For Larger Employers, Certain Health Care Workers To Take Effect January 4, White House SaysThe Biden administration announced Thursday that its vaccine rules applying to private businesses with 100 or more employees, certain health care workers and federal contractors will take effect January 4.
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.
Gov. Tom Wolf Says 85% Of Adult Pennsylvanians Are At Least Partially VaccinatedPennsylvania hit a COVID vaccination milestone Friday, with 85% of adults at least partially vaccinated.
When Can You Get The COVID Vaccine?The COVID-19 vaccine will be available to millions of Americans this month, but who qualifies depends on certain factors.
Cancer Vaccine Prolongs Remission In Leukemia Patients In TrialA new vaccine helped leukemia patients fight their cancer and stay in remission for an average of almost five years, according to new study.
Local Company Gets Green Light To Start Human Testing Vaccine For Zika VirusInovio Pharmaceuticals uses a DNA based platform to create vaccines.
Health: Vaccine For Type 1 Diabetes Shows PromiseResearchers are testing a possible breakthrough in the treatment of type 1 diabetes. An inexpensive generic vaccine has shown promise, giving longtime patients new hope.
Health: Researchers Testing New Vaccine That Could Lower Blood Pressure A new way to lower blood pressure might be on the horizon.
Bill Advances To Change New Jersey's Vaccine ExemptionWith more than 9,000 parents state-wide claiming religious exemptions last to year to stop their kids from getting vaccines, New Jersey lawmakers are trying to tighten exemption guidelines.
CHOP Doc: 'The MMR Vaccine Doesn't Increase Your Risk Of Autism. Not At All'The anti-vaccine movement got a shot in the arm in the late 90s, when a medical journal published a paper claiming the Measles Mumps Rubella inoculation caused autism. It was discredited, but some people remain unconvinced by the science.
Health: Officials Reminding Residents About Dangers Of Not Vaccinating KidsThe measles outbreak is still focused on the west coast, but there are two unrelated cases locally.
Abington Health’s Dr. Shapiro Urges Pregnant Women, Families to Get Whooping Cough Vaccination
Measles Outbreak On West Coast Leaves Many Wondering About The VaccineThe CDC is advising most adults born after 1957 to get an MMR vaccine, whether they had one as a child or not.
Health Officials Rule Out Possible Second Case Of Hepatitis A In Hamilton Township, NJFear of contracting hepatitis A drove hundreds of people to a vaccination clinic Thursday after learning a kitchen worker at Rosa’s Restaurant and Catering is severely ill.