• Biden says 'pause' on J&J shots shows wisdom of his approach

    1 month ago - By ABC News

    President Joe Biden's vaccination campaign hit a snag when federal regulators recommended a “pause” in administering Johnson & Johnson shots
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  • The Blood Clots Associated With the J&J Vaccine Are Incredibly Rare - Here's What to Watch For

    The Blood Clots Associated With the J&J Vaccine Are Incredibly Rare - Here's What to Watch For

    1 month ago - By PopSugar

    Federal agencies have recommended a temporary pause in distribution of Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine after six women developed a rare blood-clotting disorder following vaccination. If you've recently gotten your shot, you may understandably be concerned. Fortunately, these complications appear to be very uncommon - there have only been six reported cases of blood clots out of the nearly seven million doses administered so far in the US. Still, it's good to know what symptoms to look out for in the days and weeks following your appointment.
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  • J&J Pause Magnifies Worry About COVID-19 Vaccine Hesitancy

    1 month ago - By Medscape

    Experts say it's important to put the risk in context for patients and explain that the vaccination pause means the monitoring system is working - and it's transparent.
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  • FAQ: What to Know About the J&J Vaccine Pause

    1 month ago - By Medscape

    After reports of a rare blood clot in people receiving the Johnson & Johnson vaccine, the FDA and CDC have recommended a pause in its use. Here are 6 questions on the what, why, and how of this stoppage.
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