CDC on Tuesday issued new guidance on when it's safe—and when it isn't—for fully vaccinated Americans to exercise, socialize, and gather outdoors without wearing masks, a move the agency said "may help improve coronavirus vaccine acceptance and uptake."
Millions of Americans who have received one dose of either the Moderna or Pfizer/BioNTech Covid-19 vaccines have missed their second doses, according to new CDC data—a rate double that of people who were vaccinated earlier in the vaccine rollout.
Much of the discussion about behavioral health concerns during the pandemic has been focused on adults, even though children appear to be experiencing more mental health issues amid the crisis. A team from Seattle Children's—Ginger Hines, executive director; Sheryl Morelli, medical director and CMO; and Larry Wissow, chair of pediatric psychology and behavioral medicine—sit down with Radio Advisory's Rachel Woods to talk about the behavioral health issues children are facing in the wake of the Covid-19 epidemic.
West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice (R) on Monday announced that residents between the ages of 16 and 35 are being offered $100 in savings bonds to get a Covid-19 vaccine, in today's bite-sized hospital and health industry news from Maryland, North Carolina, and West Virginia.