COVID: Bay Area Pediatricians Already Prepare As FDA Considers Authorizing Vaccine For Kids Ages 5-11Young children, ages 5 to 11, could get the COVID-19 vaccine as soon as next month if it gets authorization by the FDA, but pediatricians are already preparing.
Pfizer Says COVID-19 Vaccine Works In Kids Ages 5 To 11; Will Seek FDA Approval There was good news Monday morning for San Francisco Bay Area parents worried about the safety of their children from COVID-19 in the classroom. Pfizer says its vaccine works for children ages 5 to 11 and will seek FDA approval to begin administering the shots.
Republican Recall Candidate Larry Elder Under Fire For False Claims About Kids And COVID-19With just two weeks before California's recall election, the leading GOP contender in the bid to unseat Gov. Gavin Newsom is under fire for his comments on kids and the coronavirus.
COVID: Kids' Colds Pose A Challenge For Parents During A PandemicAs kids are heading back to school, some are already coming down with sniffles and tummy aches. But what’s the guidance on how parent’s navigate through the pandemic this school year? The rules may be tough to figure out.
COVID: Unvaccinated Marin County Teacher Infected Students in May Delta Variant OutbreakAn unvaccinated elementary school teacher in Marin County appears to have been at the center of a COVID delta variant outbreak last May, according to a new report released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
COVID: Surge, Delta Variant Top List Of Concerns For Parents Sending Kids Back To SchoolAs tens of thousands of Bay Area students return to the classroom, many parents are finding themselves concerned over the highly-transmissible and more severe COVID-19 Delta variant.
California To Pay Victims Of Forced, Coerced Sterilizations During 'Eugenics Movement'California is poised to approve reparations up to $25,000 to victims who were among the thousands of people — some as young as 13 — who decades ago were sterilized because state officials deemed them unfit to have children.
COVID: Masks, Social Distancing Slowed Spread Of Common Childhood IllnessesAll of the social distancing, handwashing and masking not only slowed down the prevalence of COVID-19 in kids, but also slowed down other childhood illnesses.
COVID: UCSF Expert Urges Return To In-Person Learning Citing Children's Mental Health, SuicidesWith two months to go before school restarts for the Fall semester, Dr. Monica Gandhi is urging lawmakers, public health officials, and school leaders to return to full in-person classes, citing mounting evidence that it harms children’s mental health and well-being.
Bayview Neighborhood Park $3.3M Makeover Includes Cool Kid's Play AreaShoreview Park on Lillian Court, in the city's Bayview neighborhood, underwent a $3.3 million makeover that includes a children's play area with synthetic turf and a custom skywalk that connects to a climbing net and 25-foot slide.
Talking COVID-19 Vaccinations With Your Kids; State's Top Health Officials Offer Some Advice Doctors Mark Ghaly and Erica Pan have led California's battle against COVID-19, but they both are also parents and on Saturday shared what they have been telling their children about the importance of getting vaccinated.