What to know before your shot

Jason Wallace (C), director of the District of Columbia’s Commission on Fathers, Men, and Boys, gets…

WHO chief urges world to follow U.S. lead and support waiving Covid vaccine patent protections

World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus attends a news conference organized by Geneva Association…

CDC can consider lifting indoor Covid mask mandates now

Dr. Scott Gottlieb said that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention can start to consider…

Covid vaccine makers’ shares seesaw after U.S. says it will back patent waivers

A healthcare worker fills a syringe with Moderna COVID-19 vaccine. At the Giorgio Companies site in…

Moderna CEO expects more Covid variants to emerge in coming months: ‘This virus is not going away’

Moderna CEO, Stephane Bancel attends 2019 Forbes Healthcare Summit at the Jazz at Lincoln Center on…

Moderna says early data shows Covid vaccine is 96% effective in teens

A nurse draws a Moderna coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccine, at East Valley Community Health Center in…

Moderna says Covid booster shot generates promising immune response against variants found in South Africa, Brazil

A doctor draws up a syringe with Moderna’s vaccine. Oliver Berg | picture alliance | Getty…

Fauci says studies show people who have had Covid and get vaccinated may have more protection against variants

Dr. Anthony Fauci, Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, speaks during a…

CDC projects a surge in U.S. Covid cases through May due to B.1.1.7 variant before a ‘sharp decline’

Medical workers wheel a patient into the emergency room at Maimonides Medical Center in the Brooklyn…

U.S. birth and fertility rates dropped to another record low in 2020, CDC says

A newborn baby is cuddled by her mother while asleep. Tim Clayton | Corbis News |…