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Why Novavax’s vaccine was authorized 2 years into the pandemic

Novavax CEO Stanley Erck discusses his company’s COVID-19 vaccine, which was authorized by the FDA this week. WATCH the ABC News Live Stream Here: SUBSCRIBE…

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Abortion executive order ‘setting up a conflict’ with state, federal law: Expert l ABCNL

ABC News’ Gio Benitez spoke with law professor Kimberly Wehle about what protections were granted by President Joe Biden’s executive order focused on abortion access….

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FDA plans to ban all Juul vape products

The Wall Street Journal reported the FDA plans to order all Juul products off store shelves, one of the most popular e-cigarette makers in the…

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FDA authorizes Moderna and Pfizer vaccines for kids under 5

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is expected to also clear the use of the vaccines for children under 5 this weekend. Every state…

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Make sure you’re asking those questions’: Dr. Patel on vaccine for kids | ABCNL

ABC News’ Stephanie Ramos speaks with Dr. Alok Patel on the FDA greenlighting the vaccine for children under 5 years of age. ABC News Live…

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Moderna data on booster protection from omicron l WNT

Moderna said its updated vaccine booster offers up to eight times more protection against omicron and could be a “turning point” in the fight against…

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190,000 pounds of baby formula lands in US

Bubs Australia struck a deal with American grocery chains to import the formula under the fourth flight of Operation Fly Formula, the company said. SUBSCRIBE…

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ABC News Live: 35 people killed in attack on Nigerian church

Plus, the Michigan Abbott baby formula plant at the center of the nation’s formula shortage reopens as the FDA is now the subject of a…

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ABC News Live: Biden to visit Texas following school shooting in Uvalde l ABCNL

Local funeral homes in Uvalde, Texas, are stepping up to help families of the victims of the elementary school shooting, offering them services for free….

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Baby formula crisis blamed on mail mix-up

The FDA commissioner is blaming the agency’s mailroom for what ultimately led to the baby formula shortage. ABC News’ Andrea Fujii has the new details….

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COVID-19 cases rising amid possible approval of booster shot for kids

ABC News medical contributor Dr. Alok Patel discusses what to expect if the FDA approves Pfizer’s booster shot for kids ages 5-11. WATCH the ABC…

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Lawmakers question FDA on ‘slow’ response to baby formula crisis | WNT

FDA Commissioner Robert Califf told lawmakers that the agency has made “significant progress” in working to reopen the closed Abbott baby formula plant that helped…

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Baby formula crisis

The U.S. House of Representatives has passed two bills aimed at increasing the nationwide supply of baby formula. ABC News’ Em Nguyen has the new…

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FDA commissioner testifies on baby formula shortage | ABCNL

ABC News senior national policy reporter, Anne Flaherty, discusses what to expect from this hearing after President Joe Biden invokes the Defense Production Act to…

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FDA commissioner testifies in front of House appropriations subcommittee hearing

Robert Califf said Abbott Laboratories and the FDA is on track to open their Sturgis, Michigan, baby formula plant during a congressional hearing. source

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FDA commissioner testifies on baby formula shortage | ABCNL

The commissioner testified at a congressional hearing that a closed Abbott facility could reopen in the next week or two, and products could be shipped…

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CDC signs off on booster shots for children ages 5 to 11 l GMA

Booster shots will now be authorized for use in children ages 5 to 11, at least five months after completing their first round of shots….

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Pfizer’s 3-dose COVID vaccine 80% effective, people should be ‘vigilant’ on monkeypox l ABCNL

Dr. Darien Sutton, an emergency medical physician and ABC News Contributor, highlights key findings from Pfizer data for its children’s vaccine and outlines common symptoms…

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FDA commissioner gets questioned by House lawmakers

Robert Califf testifies during a hearing on Capitol Hill. SUBSCRIBE to ABC News: https://bit.ly/2vZb6yP WATCH MORE on http://abcnews.go.com/ LIKE ABC News on FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/abcnews FOLLOW…

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