Jon Queally, staff writer
A box of Johnson & Johnson's Janssen COVID-19 vaccine doses are pictured at Grubb's Pharmacy on Capitol Hill in this file photo. On Tuesday, the CDC and FDA issued an official recommendation to pause use of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine out of what agencies called "an abundance of caution," citing a "rare and severe type of blood clot" in some individuals after receiving the single-dose shot. (Photo: Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images)
Out of 6.8 million doses administered thus far, the agencies said they are "reviewing data involving 6 reported U.S. cases of a rare and severe type of blood clot in individuals after receiving the vaccine."
Kenny Stancil, staff writer
"Millions of babies are exposed to these contaminants every day," Charlotte Brody of Healthy Babies Bright Futures said on Thursday, February 4, 2021. "It is time to step up and finally take clear action." (Photo: Jeffrey Greenberg/Universal Images Group via Getty Images)
"This is what happens when you let the food and chemical companies, not the FDA...
Brett Wilkins, staff writer
Dr. David Kessler has been selected by President-elect Joe Biden to lead coronavirus vaccine efforts. (Photo: Brainstorm Health/Flickr/cc)
"The nation and the world need someone of Dr. Kessler's caliber to deal with...


As the Supreme Court prepares to rule on the right of the Hobby Lobby or other allegedly God-fearing companies to deny women reproductive freedom, a group of progressive nuns has annnounced they support women's access to contraception under Obamacare, arguing that to do otherwise is "an affront to women’s moral agency." Declaring "religious freedom means that each person has the right to exercise their own religious beliefs," the National Coalition of American Nuns thus refutes the stand of...