sunny.png
Sunday October 17th, 2021 11:46AM

AP Health - Children's Health

The Latest: Russia's daily virus death toll passes 1,000
Russia’s daily death toll from COVID-19 has exceeded 1,000 for the first time as the country faces a sustained wave of rising infections
6:28AM ( 1 day ago )
The Latest: Maine vaccine mandate opponents file appeal
Opponents of a COVID-19 vaccine mandate for health care workers in Maine have filed an emergency appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court after being dealt another legal defeat
8:58PM ( 1 day ago )
The Latest: Arizona universities to comply with mandate
Arizona’s three state universities will comply with a federal mandates for government contractors and require their employees to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 by Dec. 8 unless granted exemptions
6:03PM ( 1 day ago )
States can reserve COVID-19 shots for younger kids next week
U.S. health officials are setting the stage for a national COVID-19 vaccination campaign for younger children, inviting state officials to pre-order doses starting next week
5:22PM ( 1 day ago )
The Latest: Nevada concerned by rural vaccination rates
Nevada health officials say rural areas with low vaccination rates remain the biggest concern, but overall COVID-19 trends continue to improve statewide, with a test positivity rate that’s dropped below 8% for the first time since early July
4:18PM ( 1 day ago )
US: States can order COVID shots for younger kids next week
U.S. health officials are setting the stage for a national COVID-19 vaccination campaign for younger children, inviting state officials to pre-order doses starting next week
3:56PM ( 1 day ago )
The Latest: Court rejects challenge to Maine shot mandate
A federal appeals court has denied an emergency request to stop a COVID-19 vaccine mandate from going into effect in Maine
3:23PM ( 1 day ago )
The Latest: Nebraska won't pursue docs over off-label drugs
Nebraska’s attorney general says he won’t seek disciplinary action against doctors who prescribe controversial, off-label drugs to treat and prevent coronavirus infections as long as they get informed consent from patients and don’t engage in misconduct
3:11PM ( 1 day ago )
The Latest: Minnesota calls in Guard to help at hospitals
Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz says he’ll use the Minnesota National Guard to help alleviate staffing shortages at hospitals and care facilities that are struggling to cope with the surge in COVID-19 cases among unvaccinated Minnesotans
2:13PM ( 1 day ago )
The Latest: Judge upholds vaccine mandate for Los Alamos lab
A New Mexico judge has denied a request by dozens of scientists and others at Los Alamos National Laboratory who sought to block a vaccine mandate
12:40PM ( 1 day ago )