Breakthroughs are expected and represent about 0.098% of those fully vaccinated.

Breakthroughs are expected and represent about 0.098% of those fully vaccinated.

(NEW YORK) -- Although reports of breakthrough COVID-19 cases occurring among fully vaccinated Americans are garnering much attention, as the country experiences a viral resurgence, new data illustrates just how rare these breakthrough infections are likely to be, and further shows that the vast majority of those becoming severely ill…
Botox users getting younger after a year of Zoom meetings, doctors say

Botox users getting younger after a year of Zoom meetings, doctors say

(NEW YORK) -- As cities around the world start to reopen after COVID-19 lockdowns, the effects of the pandemic are starting to show on people's faces. Experts in cosmetic medicine say they have begun to notice an uptick in Botox treatments among younger generations. They say people, particularly women, in…
What to know about antibody tests in a post-vaccine world

What to know about antibody tests in a post-vaccine world

(NEW YORK) -- A Centers for Disease Control and Prevention panel once again warned consumers this week not to use commercial antibody tests to check whether or not they are immune to COVID-19. These tests, the panel said Thursday, are not consistent and can't be used to measure protection against the…
Maryland launches $1 million COVID-19 vaccination scholarship program

Maryland launches $1 million COVID-19 vaccination scholarship program

(NEW YORK) -- Maryland Gov. Hogan announced earlier this month, the launch of the $1 million VaxU scholarship program. The effort is to incentivize those eligible, kids between 12-17 to get vaccinated against COVID-19, the governor said. Anyone between those ages who was vaccinated in the state is automatically entered to…