EU Regulator Finds Possible Link Between J&J Vaccine And Blood Clots, But Says Benefits Outweigh RisksEurope's medicines regulator said it has found a possible link between the Johnson & Johnson Covid-19 vaccine and rare blood clots, but emphasized that the overall benefits of getting the shot outweigh the risks.
Pennsylvania Woman Among Cases Of Johnson & Johnson Vaccine Blood Clots; State Extends PauseThe Pennsylvania Department of Health says a CDC advisory committee's meeting on Wednesday revealed that a 26-year-old Pennsylvania woman experienced a rare blood clot after getting the Johnson & Johnson vaccine.
Johnson & Johnson Vaccine To Remain In Limbo While Officials Seek More EvidenceJohnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine will remain in limbo for a while longer after government health advisers declared Wednesday that they need more evidence to decide if a handful of unusual blood clots were linked to the shot — and if so, how big the risk really is.
Pennsylvania Pauses Use Of Johnson & Johnson VaccineActing Health Secretary Alison Beam and Acting Physician General Dr. Denise Johnson are holding a press conference Tuesday afternoon to talk about the impact of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine in the state.
UPMC, AHN To Follow FDA, CDC Recommendation To Pause Johnson And Johnson VaccineAfter the FDA and CDC's recommended a pause in the use of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine, the Pittsburgh area is already seeing the impact.
Local Providers Committed To Distributing Johnson And Johnson Vaccine Despite Reports Of ShortagesLocal providers say that they plan to proceed with their Johnson & Johnson vaccine clinics amid reports that the supply of that particular vaccine could be reduced this week.
AHN, Allegheny County Health Department Hosting Mass Clinic With With Single-Dose Johnson & Johnson VaccineAHN and the Allegheny County Health Department are holding the Pittsburgh area's largest Johnson & Johnson single-dose vaccine clinic.
UPMC And Penguins Team Up For Johnson And Johnson COVID-19 Vaccine Drive-Up ClinicThe two-day clinic hopes to administer 12,000 doses of the single-shot Johnson and Johnson vaccine.
COVID-19 In Pennsylvania: Clinics Prepare To Start Giving Teachers Johnson & Johnson Vaccines Next WeekOrganizations are now receiving word on how many Johnson & Johnson vaccines they will receive for the teacher and school staff clinics.
COVID-19 In Pennsylvania: Gov. Tom Wolf Formally Announces Teachers Can Jump The Line For VaccineWith growing emphasis on getting students back in schools, teachers and school staff will receive the first doses delivered to Pennsylvania of the newly approved one-shot Johnson & Johnson vaccine.
COVID-19 In Pennsylvania: Gov. Tom Wolf Expected To Roll Out Push To Get Teachers VaccinatedThe governor is expected to formally announce his plan to get teachers vaccinated on Wednesday.