European agency clears Moderna vaccine for children 12-17
The European Medicines Agency has recommended authorising Moderna's Covid-19 vaccine for children ages 12 to 17, the first time the shot has been authorised for people under 18.
Biden Says Children Under 12 Will Be Eligible for COVID Vaccines Soon
President Joe Biden just broke two big pieces of news for parents of kids. First, that the vaccines would be made available to kids under 12 soon.
The common cold was rare during 2020 - but it's having a resurgence
Levels of influenza and other non-COVID-19 respiratory viruses were at historic lows during most of 2020, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Biden says children under 12 could be eligible for Covid vaccines within months
Joe Biden has expressed optimism that young children would soon become eligible for Covid-19 inoculations, while urging unvaccinated Americans to take the "gigantically important" step of getting their shots as the virus surges across the US.
Non-profit searching for sponsors for migrant teens without family in the U.S.
"We are in need of families that are willing to sponsor teenagers. We also need homes for small families."
Austin FC Mascot of Match: Meet Marmalade
Marmalade is a 9-year-old pit bull/boxer mix.
...says she is loving, snuggly, playful and loves giving kisses!
When Kids Flop, Parents Become NBA Refs
A few weeks ago, Owen, my 8-year-old, was walking across the living room. Stella, my 5-year-old, stuck out her leg to trip him. It wasn't exactly subtle. Owen saw the outstretched leg.
Austin-Travis County raises Covid risk level to stage 3 as hospitalizations increase - Austin Monitor
Pediatric cases are also on the rise, and Covid-19 vaccines are still not available for children under 12 years of age. Walkes encouraged vaccinating those children who do qualify for a dose.
Traveling with Unvaccinated Kids-An Expert Share Tips
Traveling with COVID-19 Unvaccinated Kids-An Expert Share Tips
Summer is back, and if you haven't noticed, people are traveling.
California to require masks in schools even though CDC says they're not needed for vaccinated
California will continue to require masks in school settings, state health officials announced Friday, even though federal health authorities released new guidelines saying vaccinated students and teachers no longer need to wear masks inside campus buildings.