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Iowa health officials say they’re shifting their strategy for distributing COVID-19 vaccines as demand for the shot continues to decline. The state accepted less than a third of its COVID-19 vaccine allocation from the federal government this week. Just two counties, Monona and Emmett, accepted their entire allocation. Ken Sharp, who directs the state health …

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LAS VEGAS (FOX5) — Health leaders in Southern Nevada cast doubt on whether Clark County can get 60% of residents at least one vaccine dose by June 1, a critical deadline to lift all restrictions in the county and allow businesses to operate at 100% capacity. Clark County leaders explained their optimism, yet are prepared to …

Boston — The Executive Office of Health and Human Services (EOHHS) and the Department of Public Health (DPH) today announced $2.3 million in grants awarded to provide recovery-based services for Black and Latino men who are at risk of fatal overdoses upon release from incarceration. The pilot program will serve Black and Latino men with a …

SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) — The COVID-19 pandemic is having a major impact across the world and also in cities across Northern California. The latest number of confirmed cases in the U.S. can be found at the CDC’s 2019 Novel Coronavirus in the U.S. page. (The CDC updates the webpage on Monday, Wednesday and Friday.) Join …

(WKOW) — Wisconsin health officials say fewer people are seeking COVID-19 vaccinations, and more doses are going to waste. Check out all of our health coverage here. The Wisconsin Department of Health Services reports as of Tuesday, 43.5% of the state’s population had received at least one shot, and just under 35% were fully vaccinated. …

COLUMBUS, Ind.––As communities continue to see slumping demand for COVID-19 vaccines, members of the Bartholomew County COVID-19 task force hope to reach out to those who haven’t gotten their shot and convince them to sign up for an appointment. “As a community, as a city, we can’t get back to doing the things that we …

Local health officials say they’re pleased with the continuing low numbers of COVID-19 inpatients in their hospitals, but they fear that could all change if more people don’t get vaccinated. × This page requires Javascript. Javascript is required for you to be able to read premium content. Please enable it in your browser settings. …

Governor defends Extreme Risk move: ‘I chose to save lives’ SALEM, Ore. (KTVZ) – As 15 Oregon counties moved back to “Extreme Risk” COVID-19 restrictions on Friday, Gov. Kate Brown and state health officials said the latest modeling shows that this round of severe business limits should end in about three weeks, thanks to increased …

Bay Area health officials will resume administering the Johnson & Johnson vaccine after the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention agreed on Friday that its benefits outweigh the risk of rare blood clots linked to the vaccine. Health officers from Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, Napa, San Francisco, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, and Solano counties …