The FDA’s Doran Fink previewed “some announcements later today,” which were expected to include allowing the mixing and matching of COVID-19 booster doses among the three U.S. manufacturers — Pfizer, Moderna and J&J. Fink appeared at a meeting of vaccine experts convened by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, who are expected to take up the FDA decisions and make their own recommendations on Thursday.
“For our community, as a water based community, what we would like to have is an eco-system of water safety. Water is a constant source of joy for us, but it’s also a constant threat of danger. And so, to the extent that we can spread swim capability, we can make a safer community that’s able to enjoy the beautiful natural resources we have at our disposal,” said NSEA Swim president Dr. Philip Brown.
Citing the downward trend in the community’s positive test rate and the health system’s COVID-19 admissions, Cape Fear Valley Health announced modifications to its current visitation policy Wednesday effective immediately.