Moderna asks FDA to clear Covid vaccine for adolescents 12 to 17
A nurse gives Sherri Trimble, 15, a shot of the vaccine at a vaccination clinic at Health First Medical Centre in Melbourne, Florida. Paul Hennessy | SOPA Images | LightRocket | Getty Images Moderna said Thursday it has asked the Food and Drug Administration to expand the emergency use of its Covid-19 vaccine in adolescents […]
Holiday weight-gain prevention, is it possible?
A recent study reports on positive outcomes of a workplace holiday weight-gain prevention program. As the holiday season approaches, a significant concern for many is the weight gain that can occur, typically due to overeating and sedentary activity that occurs due to increased social gatherings and less frequent activity during the cooler months. So, what […]
CDC clears reformulated Covid shots targeting omicron in time for school
Justin Sullivan | Getty Images The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention cleared reformulated Covid shots that target the latest omicron subvariants for the fall, making it possible for many people to get an extra booster within days. The agency’s independent committee on vaccines voted 13 to 1 earlier Thursday in favor of the shots […]