Vaccine

Fauci warns early COVID vaccines will prevent symptoms, not block infection

Dr. Anthony Fauci said the main goal of an initial vaccine would be to prevent symptoms in those who test positive for the virus rather than blocking the infection completely.
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Fauci says you may have to ‘wait several months into 2021’ for COVID-19 vaccine

The nation’s leading infectious disease expert predicted that while experts may know whether a COVID-19 vaccine is safe and effective by December, most of the population would likely not receive the vaccine until several months into 2021.
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Flu vaccine may offer some protection from COVID-19, early data suggests

Early data suggests that the flu vaccine may actually provide some protection against COVID-19. While it won’t prevent infection, doctors say it might prevent you from having a more serious case.
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How do antibody cocktails work?

Scientists and doctors are eagerly awaiting results of studies looking at the possibility of preventing COVID-19 through monoclonal antibodies.
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CVS and Walgreens to offer free COVID vaccines to seniors in nursing homes

With dozens of coronavirus vaccines currently in the works, plans are being put into place to make sure some of the most vulnerable individuals get access to them once one or more is approved.
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Fauci reveals when he thinks a COVID vaccine will be available

We’re inching closer to a COVID-19 vaccine that may restore a sense of normalcy. Dr. Anthony Fauci revealed when he anticipates the U.S. getting the first coronavirus vaccine. Find out now.
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COVID-19 vaccine trial 'temporarily paused' by Johnson & Johnson after 'unexplained illness'

Johnson & Johnson announced on Monday night that it had “temporarily paused” trials of a COVID-19 vaccine after a trial volunteer came down with an “unexplained illness.”
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COVID-19 vaccine trial participants report severe fevers, aches: 'It hurt to even just lay in my bedsheet'

A few participants in COVID-19 vaccine trials have reported some intense yet fleeting side-effects. Five participants reported high fever, body aches, headaches, and exhaustion after getting the shot. See more now.
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Study shows one third of parents won't get kids a flu vaccine this year

A study shows one-third of parents won’t allow their kids to get a flu shot this year. The research comes from a poll from C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital at Michigan Medicine.
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COVID-19 nasal spray provided 'unprecedented levels of protection' in study

One billion people around the world could get vaccinated for COVID-19 with a formula developed at the Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine.
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