New Pfizer COVID Antiviral Pill Cuts Hospital, Death Risk By 89%, Study ShowsPfizer announced Friday that its experimental antiviral pill for COVID-19 cuts rates of hospitalization and death by nearly 90%.
Orange County Makes Pediatric COVID Vaccine AvailableOrange County's children aged 5 to 11 years old will be able to get vaccinated against COVID-19, officials said Wednesday.
'It Will Make Life That Much Easier': Parents React To CDC Recommending Pfizer COVID Vaccine For ChildrenA panel of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's outside vaccine advisers voted unanimously Tuesday to recommend Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine for children as young as 5.
FDA Panel Meeting Tuesday To Review Pfizer Vaccine For Kids Ages 5-11If the agency decides to allow the vaccine, the Biden administration says up to 15 million child-sized doses of Pfizer's vaccine could be shipped out to providers immediately after the FDA's decision.
Pfizer Asks FDA To Approve COVID Vaccine For Children Ages 5 To 11Pfizer asked the U.S. government Thursday to allow use of its COVID-19 vaccine in children ages 5 to 11 -- and if regulators agree, shots could begin within a matter of weeks.
CDC Panel Green-Lights Pfizer Booster For Some Adults While Newsom Mulls Vaccine Mandate For Kids 12 And OlderBooster-eligible adults include those over the age of 65 and people 18-64 who are are at high risk for severe illness.
Pfizer Vaccine Safe For Kids 5-11, Study FindsPfizer said Monday its COVID-19 vaccine works for children ages 5 to 11 and that it will seek U.S. authorization for this age group soon -- a key step toward beginning vaccinations for youngsters.
FDA Advisers Endorse Pfizer Booster Shots For Elderly And High-Risk AmericansA panel of the FDA's vaccine advisers voted to unanimously endorse Pfizer booster shots for elderly and high-risk Americans.
Locals In Pasadena React To Pfizer Vaccine Getting Full FDA ApprovalThe coronavirus vaccine from pharmaceutical giant Pfizer has received full approval from the Food and Drug Administration.
Reports: FDA's Full Approval Of Pfizer/BioNTech Vaccine Expected SoonFull approval by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration of the Pfizer/BioTech coronavirus vaccine is expected soon, according to reports.
Orange County COVID-19 Hospitalizations Remain Stable FridayOrange County's COVID-19 hospitalizations remained stable again Friday, prompting one epidemiologist to speculate the county may have reached its peak in this latest Delta variant-fueled surge.
FDA Authorizes Pfizer Vaccine For Children Ages 12 To 15This is the first Covid-19 vaccine in the United States authorized for use in younger teens and adolescents; the vaccine had previously been authorized for people age 16 and older.
Pfizer COVID Vaccine Could Be Authorized For Adolescents By Early Next WeekThe Food and Drug Administration is expected to authorize Pfizer-BioNTech's COVID-19 vaccine for administration to adolescents by early next week, according to a federal health official with knowledge of the agency's plans.
Pfizer Announces Vaccine Is 100% Protective Against Coronavirus In Kids As Young As 12Drug-maker Pfizer made a big announcement Wednesday that its COVID-19 vaccine is 100 percent protective in kids as young as 12 years old.
60-Year-Old Father Dies After Receiving Second Dose Of Pfizer VaccineA 60-year-old Orange County man died after receiving a second dose of the coronavirus vaccine. Now investigators are trying to determine if the vaccination played any role in his death.