The State of Vaccine Supply: Opaque and Unpredictable

The State of Vaccine Supply: Opaque and Unpredictable

Even as the pace of vaccination against covid-19 has steadily accelerated — hitting an average of 1.3 million doses a…

With Few Takers for Covid Vaccine, Howard University Hospital CEO Takes ‘One for the Team’

With Few Takers for Covid Vaccine, Howard University Hospital CEO Takes ‘One for the Team’

Administrators at Howard University Hospital in Washington, D.C., were thrilled to be among the city’s first hospitals to get a…

Inside the First Chaotic Days of the Effort to Vaccinate America

Inside the First Chaotic Days of the Effort to Vaccinate America

One tray of Covid-19 vaccine from pharmaceutical giant Pfizer contains 975 doses — way too many for a rural hospital…

Demand for Covid Vaccines Expected to Get Heated

Demand for Covid Vaccines Expected to Get Heated

Americans have made no secret of their skepticism of Covid-19 vaccines this year, with fears of political interference and a…

Protection from pertussis by the TdaP vaccine doesn’t last very long

Protection from pertussis by the TdaP vaccine doesn’t last very long

By Claire McCarthy, M.D. Harvard Health Blog When my patients come in for their 11-year check-up, I give them the…

Flu vaccination: Win some, lose some

Flu vaccination: Win some, lose some

If you got a flu shot last year and it didn’t work, don’t reject vaccination. During last year’s battle of…