Stories tagged: "covid vaccine"

President Joe Biden listens as Kizzmekia Corbett, an immunologist with the Vaccine Research Center at the National Institutes of Health (NIH), right, speaks during a visit at the Viral Pathogenesis Laboratory at the NIH, Thursday, Feb. 11, 2021, in Bethesda, Md. NIH Director Francis Collins is at center. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Only 6% of Black Americans Have Been Vaccinated. Here’s How Biden Is Trying to Change That.

Medical experts say it will take a concerted effort to meet the challenges of rebuilding trust and ensuring vaccine access for communities of color.

Henry County Goes Back to School
Even With Vaccines Coming, Southern Virginia District Stays Virtual

COLLINSVILLE-With COVID-19 cases climbing and vaccines delayed, plans changed for one southern Virginia district.

The COVID-19 Vaccine is Available in Virginia. Here’s What You Need to Know.

Now that both Pfizer and Moderna’s vaccines have been approved, we’ve been getting questions.

The vaccine became available to school teachers earlier this week.
Falls Church Teachers, Staff Deliver Clear Response to Vaccination Poll

FALLS CHURCH-How many people want to take the COVID-19 vaccine?

‘It’s About Trust’: Fauci Answers Virginia Faith Leaders’ Vaccine Questions

RICHMOND – As of Friday, there were close to 90 million cases of COVID-19 across the world.

Virginia colleges to require vaccinations to return to campus
Picking Up Speed: Vaccination Phase 1B Starts for Some Parts of Virginia

CHICKAHOMINY – Parts of Virginia are picking up the pace when it comes to vaccination.

Virginia colleges to require vaccinations to return to campus
Pfizer’s COVID Vaccine Is Effective Against Key Mutation, New Study Finds

The encouraging news comes the same day the US recorded 4,085 deaths from COVID-19, setting a grim, new single-day record.