US Authorizes Updated COVID Boosters for Kids as Young as 5
The U.S. on Wednesday authorized updated COVID-19 boosters for children as young as 5, seeking to expand protection ahead of an expected winter wave.
CDC Recommends Pfizer COVID-19 Booster for Children 5 to 11
The center’s director, Dr. Rochelle Walensky, adopted a panel’s recommendation Thursday.
One Killed, 5 Injured in Orange County Church Shooting | What's Up?
One person has been killed and 5 injured in an Orange County church shooting. And, County leaders are encouraging adults 50 and older to get a 2nd booster shot. Plus, ICYMI we have video of total lunar eclipse from last night.
Here’s What’s Up in San Diego County for May 16, 2022.
FDA, CDC Expand Eligibility for Second Booster Shot to Americans Over 50
The FDA and CDC announced Tuesday that both agencies had expanded eligibility for a second booster shot of the Pfizer or Moderna coronavirus vaccines for all adults over the age of 50.
COVID-19 Surges as Booster Efforts Slow Down in San Diego County
Ten months ago the lines at vaccination sites in San Diego County stretched for blocks, people waited for hours just to get the COVID-19 vaccine.
Local Parents Line Up to Get Booster for Children
Some San Diego County vaccination sites are offering COVID-19 boosters for children as young as 12-years-old. NBC 7’s Kelvin Henry spoke to some parents who took their children to get boosted.
Teens are Rolling Up Their Sleeves for a Booster Shot After the CDC Gives Green Light
The CDC cleared the way for expanded access to boosters when they recommended children ages 12 to 15-years-old get a Pfizer shot 5 months after their initial two-shot dose.
First Case of COVID-19 Omicron Variant Found in San Diego
The first case comes booster shots have been approved for 16 and 17-year-olds, reports NBC 7’s Rory Devine
Biden Details New Plan to Battle COVID as More States Report Omicron Cases
With rising numbers of COVID-19 cases predicted this winter, President Joe Biden is appealing for Americans to get their boosters and get behind his plan to tackle the new omicron variant through wider availability of vaccines and shots.