Health

J&J CEO sees COVID-19 shots in American arms in 1-2 days as shipping starts

New York, March 1, 2021 - Johnson & Johnson's newly authorized COVID-19 vaccine has started shipping and its top executive said on Monday that...

Johnson & Johnson's one-shot COVID-19 vaccine effective and safe: FDA staff

Washington DC, Feb 24, 2021 - Johnson & Johnson’s one-shot COVID-19 vaccine appeared safe and effective in trials, U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)...

New enrollment window opens for health insurance shoppers

Washington DC, Feb 15, 2021 - Health insurance shoppers stuck in a bad plan or unable to find coverage have a new option for...

Energy drinks possibly harmful to heart health, according to study

New York, Feb 12, 2021 -- Often consumed to boost physical and mental performances, particularly at parties and other events, energy drinks may not...

Gwinnett Health Department open vaccination center in former Sears store at Gwinnett Place Mall

Lawrenceville, Feb. 5, 2020 – Gwinnett County Government and the Gwinnett, Newton, and Rockdale County Health Departments worked together to convert the bottom floor...

CDC orders sweeping U.S. transportation mask mandate as COVID-19 rages

Washington DC, Jan 30, 2021 - The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued a sweeping order late Friday requiring the use...

Biden to reopen ‘Obamacare’ markets for COVID-19 relief

Washington DC, Jan 27, 2021— Fulfilling a campaign promise, President Joe Biden plans to reopen the HealthCare.gov insurance markets for a special sign-up opportunity...

CDC says 9 million Americans now vaccinated as U.S. states scramble

Washington DC, Jan 12, 2021 - Nearly 9 million Americans had been given their first COVID-19 vaccination dose as of Monday, the U.S. Centers...

U.S. to require negative COVID-19 tests for arriving international air passengers

Washington DC, Jan 12, 2021 - Nearly all air travelers will need to present a negative coronavirus test to enter the United States under...

Vaping could lead young users to pick up cigarette smoking

Los Angeles, Jan 11, 2021 - Youngsters who experiment with vaping before the age of 18 could be three times as likely to become...