Combatting COVID: More Sacramento Area School Districts Launch Vaccination Sites On CampusesMore and more Sacramento area school districts are signing on to help vaccinate younger teens, in an effort to boost numbers on the way to herd immunity.
'Important For Me To Protect Her': West Sacramento Son Gets Vaccinated For Mom Battling CancerEvan Brown, 12, loves baseball and his friends, but most importantly, he loves his mom, Melissa. She is battling an incurable blood cancer called multiple myeloma which requires daily chemotherapy pill treatments.
Updated CDC Guidance Says People Vaccinated Against COVID-19 Can Go Without Masks Indoors And OutdoorsPeople fully vaccinated against Covid-19 do not need to wear masks or practice social distancing indoors or outdoors, except under certain circumstances, the director of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced Thursday.
Some Local Companies, Cities Giving Financial Incentives To Those Who Get COVID VaccineThere is a new push to get people vaccinated against COVID-19. Some companies are offering cash incentives for their employees to get the shots.
Kids 12-15 In California Can Sign Up For COVID-19 Vaccination Starting Thursday MorningState health officials have announced that parents and legal guardians will be allowed to sign up their 12-to-15-year-old children for a dose of Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine starting Thursday morning.
Parents Mixed On Signing Children Up For COVID Vaccine TrialAdults were first in line for the COVID vaccine, but the next shot in the arm could be for your child. UC Davis Health is launching a COVID vaccine trial for children ages 12 to 17, but the idea prompted some mixed reactions.
Getting Answers: Can You Be Required To Get Vaccinated?According to a CBS News poll, 4 in 10 Americans say they don’t want the vaccine or aren’t sure but can they be required to get it?
Counties Turn To Flea Markets, Grocery Stores To Host Small Vaccine ClinicsCome to shop and get a shot – it's a new way counties are targeting vaccine clinics. The goal is to make it as convenient as possible to boost their vaccination rates.
Kids 12 And Up Could Be Next In Line To Get COVID Vaccine; What's Next?The Pfizer shot could get FDA approval by next week for kids 12 and up.
Bar Owner Todd Anderson Accused Of Selling Fake COVID Vaccine Cards In ClementsThe owner allegedly sold cards to undercover state agents.
CDC: Anxiety, Not The Shots Themselves, Drove Vaccine Reactions Reported In California, 4 Other StatesIt was anxiety - and not a problem with the shots - that caused reactions in dozens of people at coronavirus vaccine clinics in five states, U.S. health officials have concluded.
Mix-Up Causes Sonora Woman To Get Different COVID VaccinesAn 89-year-old woman in Tuolumne County received both vaccines, but a mix-up at a vaccination site in Sonora landed Joan Lawton with one Pfizer shot and one Moderna shot.
Vaccination Rates Slow Down Across Counties; What That Means for ReopeningDemand for the COVID-19 vaccine is beginning to slow across California. In our area, some aren't showing for second doses and others say they don't want the vaccine at all.
Sacramento Students, Athletes Line Up For Vaccine Amid California's Eligibility ExpansionCalifornia is allowing anyone 16 years of age and older to get vaccinated regardless of health conditions, and young people are lining up for their doses.
Johnson & Johnson Pause Sends Some Clinics Scrambling, Fuels Worry Of Vaccine HesitationHalting the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine sent some clinics scrambling and closed others down on Tuesday.