If enough people in the United States do not take the vaccine, the nation may not be able to achieve herd immunity.
The US Surgeon General said a COVID-19 vaccine is possible, but not probable, by November 1.
Considering the impact quarantine has on resources and individual liberty, it is important to evaluate under what conditions individual quarantine can more effectively control COVID-19 than active monitoring.
There was widespread reporting of avoidance of medical care because of COVID-19-related concerns in June 2020.
HHS issued the amendment in order to increase access to childhood vaccines and decrease the risk of vaccine-preventable disease outbreaks as children return to daycare and school.
The ACIP has released an updated version of the child and adolescent immunization schedule for ages 18 years and younger in the United States.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) has released an updated version of the adult immunization schedule for ages 19 years and older in the United States.
Adults with 4 or 5 low-risk lifestyle factors have increased life expectancy when free of diabetes, cardiovascular disease, and cancer.