FDA advisers did not recommend COVID-19 booster shots for everyone. Here are 5 reasons why: Vaccine advisers to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration declined Friday to recommend the agency approve COVID-19 booster doses for everyone who got vaccinated six months ago or longer. See more here.
- Sacramento County officials say there’s been a low number of COVID outbreaks at schools so far | There have only been a small number of COVID-19 outbreaks in schools in Sacramento County since students returned to the classroom, according to public health officials. Sacramento County Public Health said it is a sign that the safety precautions in place are working.
- Sacramento State students denied campus access have 2 weeks to show proof of vaccination | Thousands of Sacramento State students were not allowed on campus after missing Monday’s deadline to provide the university with proof of COVID-19 vaccination. However, since being notified by campus officials, many of them have taken steps to lift their ban.
- As several states near ICU capacity, what are ‘Crisis Standards of Care?’ | As the spread of the delta variant continues unabated in much of the U.S., public health leaders have approved health care rationing in Idaho and parts of Alaska and Montana.