Garcetti: Pace Of COVID Vaccinations In LA Way Behind Planned ScheduleMayor Garcetti said Thursday that with the current coronavirus vaccination pace, L.A. will not have all healthcare workers and seniors vaccinated until the summer.
LA County Has Given Out 51% Of COVID Vaccines Received So FarLos Angeles County has administered about 51 percent of the coronavirus vaccines it has received so far, with more doses expected to come this week, health officials announced.
Newsom: 'We're Going To Increase The Pace And Distribution' At New COVID Vaccination Super SitesGovernor Gavin Newsom said in a press conference Friday that 1.18 million doses of the COVID-19 vaccine have been given out so far across California.
COVID Vaccine Questions Answered: Can You Still Catch Virus After First Dose?As the rollout of COVID-19 vaccines accelerates, Dr. Mallika Marshall and Dr. Max Gomez answer common questions about vaccinations.
First Flu Case Of The Season Reported In OCThe OC Health Care Agency said Tuesday a Cypress man is the county’s first confirmed case of influenza A.
Governor Signs Bill Requiring Vaccinations For All California Public School StudentsCalifornia Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation Tuesday that requires all school children to be vaccinated, according to officials.
State Lawmakers Advance Bill To Boost Calif. School Immunization RatesState senators have passed a controversial bill aimed at increasing California's school immunization rates.
Study: Vaccination Against Measles Helps Body Fight Off Other IllnessesA new study suggests the measles shot comes with a bonus: By preventing that disease, the vaccine may also help your body fight off other illnesses for years.
Calif. Panel OKs Bill That Would Require Unvaccinated Kids To Be HomeschooledA bill proposed by a Redondo Beach lawmaker that would limit the number of schoolchildren who are exempt from being vaccinated advanced Tuesday in a Sacramento committee vote.
Health Officials: Disneyland-Linked Measles Outbreak Now OverHealth officials Friday said a measles outbreak believed to have started in Southern California and went on to spark a national debate over vaccines and public health is now over.
Vaccination Bill Stalls In SacramentoThe now-stalled measure would have prevented parents from seeking vaccine exemptions for their children because of religious or personal beliefs.
Amid Measles Outbreak, Few Rules Exist Concerning Teacher VaccinationsWhile much of the attention in the ongoing measles outbreak has focused on student vaccination requirements and exemptions, less attention has been paid to another group in the nation's classrooms: Teachers and staff members, who, by and large, are not required to be vaccinated.
Calif. Senators To Introduce Bill Proposing Changes To Measles VaccinationsA local state senator plans to introduce a bill Wednesday that will propose changes to California's vaccination requirements in the wake of the measles outbreak.
Calif. Measles Outbreak Revives Debate Over VaccinesA measles outbreak centered in California has sparked a national debate over parents who choose not to vaccinate their children.
Doctor Suspects Measles-Inflicted Disney Employees Never Had Full VaccinationA number of Disney employees have contracted the measles virus, even though some of them say they had previously received vaccination.