More than three months into the U.S. vaccination drive, many of the numbers paint an increasingly encouraging picture, with 70% of Americans 65 and older receiving at least one dose of the vaccine and COVID-19 deaths dipping below 1,000 a day on average for the first time since November.
More than 400 educators and classified school staff from Santa Barbara County received their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine Thursday at Lo…
By late Thursday afternoon, 876 shots had been administered in Lompoc, 583 were residents over the age of 75, according to Nick Clay, Santa Barbara County Emergency Medical Services director and program spokesman.
Nearly 400 people from the comfort of their vehicles received flu vaccines at the drive-thru clinic hosted by Santa Ynez Valley Cottage Hospital on Oct. 3.
From mandated vaccines to the death penalty for seeking an abortion, here's a roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals of the week. The Associated Press checked these out. Here are the real facts:
From manipulated political photos to more vaccine rumors, here's a roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals of the week.
Two months after going to court in Kentucky over a chickenpox policy, an unvaccinated teen came down with the illness, his lawyer said Wednesday.
The growing number of cases of measles has many people asking: Am I safe? A vaccine expert provides some answers.
The U.S. has counted more measles cases in the first two months of this year than in all of 2017 — and part of the rising threat is misinformation that makes some parents balk at a crucial vaccine, federal health officials told Congress Wednesday.
In 18 states, parents can choose to exempt their children from vaccines for nonmedical 'philosophical' or 'personal belief' reasons.
Following confirmation of a case of measles in Santa Barbara last week, county public health officials have been assessing anyone who made con…