Thursday December 2nd, 2021 11:41PM

AP Health - Children's Health

Panel: All US adults under 60 should get hepatitis B shots
A federal advisory committee has recommended that all U.S. adults younger than 60 be vaccinated against hepatitis B
5:33PM ( 4 weeks ago )
EXPLAINER: What to know about vaccines for kids aged 5-11
Vaccinations finally are available to U.S. children as young as 5, to the relief of many parents
11:53AM ( 4 weeks ago )
COVID-19 vaccine campaign expands to elementary-age children
Schoolchildren take the spotlight this week as the U.S. enters a new phase in COVID-19 vaccination aimed at curbing deaths, hospitalizations and more than a year of disrupted education
9:31AM ( 4 weeks ago )
US gives final clearance to COVID-19 shots for kids 5 to 11
US health officials have given the final OK to Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine for children as young as 5
10:27PM ( 1 month ago )
US panel urges kids 5-11 get COVID shots, final OK due soon
An influential advisory panel is recommending Pfizer's kid-size COVID-19 vaccine for all children ages 5 to 11
5:27PM ( 1 month ago )
US advisers urge COVID shot for kids 5-11, final OK due soon
An influential U.S. advisory panel is recommending that all children ages 5 to 11 should get Pfizer’s pediatric COVID-19 vaccine
5:05PM ( 1 month ago )
CDC panel debates: Should all school kids get COVID vaccine?
A government advisory panel is discussing which schoolchildren should get Pfizer's pediatric COVID-19 vaccine
4:15PM ( 1 month ago )
Giving to top charities rose 3.7% in 2020, driven by wealthy
In the wake of the most devastating public-health emergency in a century and the resulting economic uncertainty, Americans provided more charitable dollars to United Way Worldwide than any other nonprofit focused on direct aid, followed by the Salvation Army and St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, according to new rankings by the Chronicle of Philanthropy
2:47PM ( 1 month ago )
Pfizer tops Q3 forecasts as total COVID vaccine sales soar
Pfizer beat third-quarter expectations and raised its 2021 forecast again even as sales of its top product, the COVID-19 vaccine Comirnaty, slipped in the U.S. Soaring international sales of the preventive shots helped pushed total Comirnaty revenue close to $13 billion in the quarter, and the drugmaker said Tuesday that it now expects to book about $36 billion in sales from the vaccine this year
8:42AM ( 1 month ago )
COVID vaccine for younger kids already being packed, shipped
The White House says the Biden administration is already assembling and shipping millions of doses of the COVID-19 vaccine for children ages 5-11
4:43PM ( 1 month ago )