The CDC also issued a health advisory about the urgent need to increase COVID-19 vaccination coverage.
Previously, the vaccine was only approved for adults 50 years of age and older.
The update was based on data from the COV-BARRIER study.
Funds will be allocated to more than 1980 centers and will be used to develop and implement additional COVID-19 vaccine confidence and outreach.
A patient develops pericarditis 19 days after testing positive test for COVID-19. The authors describe how to recognize, diagnose, and treat this condition.
Mask wearing is important as there are concerns about variants being more easily spread among young children, adolescents, and adults.
The researchers tested their hypothesis that a decrease in respiratory virus incidence would be associated with a reduction in inappropriate ambulatory antibiotic orders.
Researchers used global baseline data to examine cardiovascular disease risk factors among middle-aged people with HIV.
Updated recommendations include alternative regimens for bacterial vaginosis, management of Mycoplasma genitalium
Trichomoniasis is often asymptomatic and, if left untreated, can result in preterm delivery and other adverse pregnancy outcomes and an increased risk for pelvic inflammatory disease and HIV infection.
A body of emerging research is attempting to quantify changes occurring as a result of the impact of COVID-19 on the HIV pandemic.
Investigators estimated the incidence of HBsAg seroclearance in patients with hepatitis B virus infection on long-term therapy with entecavir or tenofovir disoproxil fumarate.
While the risk is small, there have been 20 cases of unexpected donor-derived hepatitis B virus infection
Agency is encouraging broader testing for RSV among patients presenting with acute respiratory illness who test negative for COVID-19
Despite the availability of a highly effective shingles vaccine and almost universal risk among those born before 1980, Americans are not getting vaccinated.
The FDA reviewed case reports from the FAERS database and calls from US poison control centers related to systemic symptoms after applying alcohol-based hand sanitizers to the skin.
Vaccinations substantially declined during March to May 2020; increase seen in June to September, but not enough to catch up
Experts in infectious disease, pulmonology, cardiology, neurology, and psychiatry share their perspectives on the phenomenon that is long COVID-19.
Men’s Health Week aims to spread both awareness and education about men’s health issues. Self-care interventions for men, both on and offline, have sprung up in recent years that offer preventative education and tools for men to take greater care of their well-being. What are some of the specific ways these programs can benefit men?
Findings emphasize the importance of strategies to help HBV-HIV coinfected patients maximize antiretroviral adherence to achieve hepatitis B viral suppression.