A CDC scientist said data needed to evaluate Covid vaccine boosters for the general population is limited, as President Biden asks health officials to clear the shots.
Former CEO, Elizabeth Holmes, says she suffered abuse at the hands of her ex-boyfriend and Theranos business partner Sunny Balwani.
New data from Israel shows a booster dose provided four times as much protection against infection from the delta variant than the previous two-dose regimen.
CNBC spoke to several former Theranos employees about their thoughts on the upcoming trial of Elizabeth Holmes.
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott said Thursday the state will get 2,500 more medical personnel from across the country to help battle this summer’s Covid surge.
Delta is the latest company to issue new rules for employee vaccinations, but stopped short of an outright mandate.
A WHO official said misinformation about Covid and vaccines appears to have gotten worse and is keeping people from getting the shots, driving a rise in cases.
Disney has reached a deal with unions to require all of its unionized employees working at Disney World to be vaccinated against Covid-19 by October 22, 2021.
Interest in travel between Singapore and Germany shot up after a so-called vaccinated travel lane between the two was announced.
“You can’t just throw caution to the wind. You can still become a vehicle for spread in your community,” Dr. Scott Gottlieb told CNBC on Friday.
If approved it would be the first vaccine to go from emergency use authorization to full FDA approval.
Alex Gorsky, who served as CEO of Johnson & Johnson for nearly a decade, will move to the role of executive chairman.
The federal government will tell nursing homes they must get their staff fully vaccinated against Covid-19 as a requirement for receiving U.S. funding.
The announcement of Abbott’s illness comes a day after he made a campaign stop where he can be seen surrounded by a large crowd of unmasked attendees.
A highly recognizable lineup of business and political figures are expected to testify, including Henry Kissinger, Rupert Murdoch and James Mattis.
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott said the state was bringing in 2,500 out-of-state medical personnel to relieve exhausted doctors and nurses.
Mississippi seeks doctors and nurses and has asked federal officials for ventilators as the state hit a record of more than 5,000 new Covid cases in one day.
The final approval comes hours after a key panel unanimously voted to endorse third doses of Pfizer’s or Moderna’s shots for immunocompromised Americans.
The vaccine requirement from HHS comes just days after the Pentagon issued mandated the shots or all service members to get immunized.
“We have limited bed capacity and limited ICU capacity in our small islands … our health systems will become overwhelmed very quickly,” Etienne said.
China’s tough Covid-19 measures to combat an uptick in daily cases would hold back economic growth and hit markets, said veteran strategist David Roche.
Dr. Scott Gottlieb told CNBC on Monday the current surge in delta cases may be the ‘final wave’ of Covid infections in the U.S.
Republican Idaho Gov. Brad Little is urging state residents to get vaccinated against Covid to fuel the state’s economy and keep schools open this fall.
Companies have been talking more about the Covid delta variant after new cases accelerated in the U.S. and the CDC reversed its mask guidance.
United employees must be vaccinated five weeks after the FDA fully approves a Covid vaccine or five weeks after Sept. 20, whichever is first.
More residents in states ravaged by the delta strain are rolling up their sleeves for Covid vaccinations to slow the spread.
The new initiative will “best protect the health and safety of our colleagues and the communities we serve,” Pfizer said in a statement to CNBC.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio issued a mandate requiring employees and customers of indoor eateries, gyms and entertainment centers to get vaccinated.