COVID-19

More Than 45M Moderna Doses Supplied In U.S.

(CNN) - Pharmaceutical company Moderna says it has delivered 45.5 million doses of its COVID vaccine in the United States. According to Moderna, data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows 25.5 million of them have been…

Study: Severe COVID Infection May Be Linked To Eye Damage

(CNN) - New research shows severe cases of COVID-19 may be linked to eye damage. According to a study published in the journal Radiology, 7% of those tested had at least one irregularity at the back of their eyes.…

TSA Says 4 Million People Flew Over The Weekend

(CNN) - Air travel had its busiest weekend in more than a month. Transportation Security Administration data shows more than four million people have passed through airport security since Thursday. More than one million flew on Friday alone. This…

Study: COVID Testing Before Flights Would Reduce Risk

(CNN) - A new study suggests testing passengers before flights could cut the risk of COVID-19 transmission. Researchers at Harvard's T.H. Chan School of Public Health released their report Thursday. They endorsed the idea of rapid testing passengers. They…

U.S. Surpasses 475,000 COVID Deaths

(CNN) - The nation's coronavirus death toll has climbed to more than 475,000 people. That's according to Johns Hopkins University, which said the U.S. crossed that milestone on Thursday. The U.S. death toll is by far the largest in…

CDC: New Guidelines For 2nd Vaccine

(CNN) - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention releases new guidance that focus on the "best practices" of the management the COVID-19 vaccine. According to the CDC's website, a second dose of the vaccine can be scheduled up…

Target Offers Free Ride For Workers To Get Vaccine

(CNN) - Target is offering its employees cash and a free ride to get a COVID-19 vaccine. The retail chain says its 350,000 hourly workers will receive four-hours of pay, two hours for each dose, and $15.00 to use…

CDC To Host COVID Vaccine Forum With State Health Workers

(CNN) - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is planning a COVID-19 vaccination forum with national, state, and local health practitioners. The goal of the meeting is to educate leaders on the safest and most effective way to…

STUDY: COVID Spread Low In Daycares With Right Precautions

(CNN) - A new French study suggests young children spread coronavirus less than adults. Researchers looked at more than 300 pre-school aged children and almost 200 adult staffers in daycare centers. They found only 14 of those kids developed…

1 Million Moderna Vaccines Allocated To Pharmacies

(CNN) - One million Moderna COVID-19 vaccine doses will be sent to pharmacies across the country next week. The vaccines are directly from the federal government; not from supply provided to states. The Biden administration announced this week that…