Tag: COVID-19 Vaccine

New COVID-19 booster seeks to increase immunity

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved a new round of COVID-19 booster shots from pharmaceutical companies Moderna and Pfizer last week. The vaccines, obtainable to everyone ages six months and older, are quickly becoming available across the United States in major retail pharmacies, such as CVS and Walgreens, as […]

Rutgers stirs debate mandating COVID-19 vaccines

Photo courtesy of slgckg, Flickr On March 25, Rutgers University announced that the COVID-19 vaccine would be mandatory for all students returning to campus in the Fall 2021 semester. This announcement has sparked a heated debate over whether or not colleges have the right to require this vaccine. Some have argued […]

Fake vaccine passports may slow Covid-19 progress

Photo courtesy of Lukas, Unsplash   As the number of distributed vaccine doses increase each day, the possibility of requiring “vaccine passports” grows higher. With this comes “fake vaccine passports”—think fake IDs, but falsified proof of your COVID vaccination.  The wave of anti-vaxxers who are unwilling to get the COVID […]

Biden administration invests billions in COVID-19 relief

Photo courtesy of jlhervàs, Flickr The United States has officially surpassed 500,000 coronavirus deaths. Millions of Americans are on unemployment and living paycheck to paycheck. The supply of vaccines has been scarce, leaving millions of senior citizens and those who possess health issues short handed. In response, the Biden administration has […]