Some Immunocompromised Adults Eligible For 4th COVID-19 Vaccine DoseWith COVID cases packing hospitals, there is talk of another dose of the vaccine. KDKA learned some UPMC patients were getting notes of a fourth vaccine dose on their portals.
Pa. Department Of Health Urging Teens 16 And 17 Years Old To Get COVID Booster ShotThe state department of health is encouraging 16 and 17-year-olds to get a booster COVID-19 vaccine shot.
US Expands Pfizer COVID-19 Boosters, Opens Extra Doses To 16- And 17-Year OldsU.S. health authorities again expanded the nation’s booster campaign.
'I'm Not Willing To Go Through This Again:' Woman Diagnosed With Tinnitus After COVID VaccineAfter getting a COVID-19 vaccination, a woman was diagnosed with tinnitus shortly thereafter.
Pittsburgh Man Says He's Experiencing Ringing In Ears After Getting COVID-19 Booster ShotA local man believes his COVID-19 booster shot has caused an unusual side effect.
As CDC Recommends COVID-19 Boosters For All Adults, Hospitalizations Among Vaccinated On The RiseHealth officials say hospitalizations among those fully vaccinated are on the rise.
Pennsylvania Following CDC Guidelines As Other States Move To Open COVID-19 Booster Shots To AllSome states across the nation are going against CDC guidelines and opening booster shot eligibility to everyone 18 and older.
Local Pharmacies Start Rolling Out COVID-19 Booster ShotsIt’s a rush to feel the pinch of the booster shot.
Butler VA To Hold Walk-In Clinic For Veterans And Employees To Get Vaccine Booster ShotsStarting on Tuesday, the Butler VA is holding a walk-in clinic for veterans and employees to get COVID-19 vaccine booster shots.
Biden Administration Says It Has Enough COVID-19 Vaccine Supply To Vaccinate 28 Million Kids Ages 5-11The Biden administration says it now has enough vaccine supply to vaccinate 28 million kids ages 5 to 11.
FDA OKs Mix-And-Match COVID-19 Vaccines; Backs Moderna, J&J BoostersU.S. regulators on Wednesday signed off on extending COVID-19 boosters to Americans who got the Moderna or Johnson & Johnson vaccine and said anyone eligible for an extra dose can get a brand different from the one they received initially.
Federal Regulators Expected To Authorize Mixing And Matching COVID-19 Booster ShotsFederal regulators are expected to authorize the mixing and matching of COVID-19 booster doses this week in an effort to provide flexibility as the campaign for extra shots expands.
Johnson And Johnson To Seek FDA Authorization For COVID-19 Booster ShotJohnson & Johnson could soon become the third and final federally authorized vaccine provider looking to start a conversation with the FDA about booster shots.
Doctors Start Giving COVID-19 Vaccine Booster ShotsAs COVID-19 cases continue to surge, doctors hope booster shots will protect vulnerable populations.
UPMC: If You Are Immunocompromised, Get A COVID-19 Booster ShotLocal health leaders are stressing the importance of COVID-19 booster shots.