After you receive a Covid-19 vaccine, can you spend time unmasked with other vaccinated people—or even hug them? Here's what CDC and public health experts say, and what activities Anthony Fauci, chief medical advisor for the White House's Covid-19 response, has resumed since getting vaccinated.
As states ease coronavirus-related restrictions, many Americans are wondering whether it's safe to head back to the gym. Two new CDC reports are raising doubts, however—with one study finding the novel coronavirus infected 68% of gym-goers at one location.
White House officials on Sunday announced that vaccine distribution sites will receive their first doses of Johnson & Johnson's newly authorized Covid-19 vaccine as early as Tuesday morning, and they're urging Americans to get vaccinated as soon as they can, as the country's recent decline in new coronavirus cases has plateaued.
President Biden on Thursday held a ceremony at the White House to mark the 50 millionth Covid-19 vaccine dose administered during his first five weeks in office, in today's bite-sized hospital and health industry news from the District of Columbia, Georgia, and Minnesota.
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