The White House is expected to announce support of the measure in a move to keep as many children in school as possible while preventing COVID-19 infection.
Getting vaccinated is the best way to protect yourself from COVID, according to the CDC.
The World Health Organization generally advises against requiring mask-wearing for children aged 5 and under.
The CDC changed its stance on the J&J vaccine after rare blood clots were found in 57 out of 17 million recipients.
"Johnson & Johnson remains confident in the overall positive benefit-risk profile of its COVID-19 vaccine," the company said on Thursday.
A CDC advisory panel has recommended that the public get the Moderna or Pfizer vaccine over a Johnson & Johnson jab.
Children are much more likely to be asymptomatic if they catch COVID than older age groups, but they can still get quite ill from it.
Six in 10 Americans say they feel worn out by pandemic-related changes they've had to make to their daily lives.
The Omicron variant is proving a formidable force and it's possible it could hinder Delta's ability to spread.
The Bahamian government has implemented certain travel restrictions to minimize the spread of COVID.
Omicron's spread has prompted world leaders to ramp up the rollout of booster shots as data suggests they provide extra protection against the variant.
More than three million people in the United States have been hospitalized with COVID-19 since August.
The agency wants doctors to more readily prescribe and inform patients about medicine that prevents HIV.
TSC Agency pled guilty to paying $1.09 per N95 mask and selling them to a grocery store chain for $5.25. They face fines of $200,000 or more.
The convention at New York City's Javits Center drew roughly 50,000 attendees last month.
Dr. Tom Frieden said every adult in America should be offered the booster jab to help protect the country from the virus.
Dr. Tom Frieden said it would be "premature" to say Omicron is a less severe strain than previous versions of the virus.
Governor Hochul said the state will avoid a "one-size-fits-all approach" as it decides which hospitals will stop performing elective surgeries.
Scientists found that a new combination adjuvant may boost the effectiveness of a number of inoculations.
"We have about 90 to 100,000 cases a day right now in the United States, and 99.9 percent of them are the Delta variant," Walensky said.
The analysis done by the CDC said in 2018 children who were 8-years-old were diagnosed with autism 1 in 44 times compared to 1 in 54 times during 2016.
The infected individual returned to the U.S. from South Africa on November 22. They tested positive for the Omicron variant seven days later.
Passenger names, addresses and contact information are among the details covered by the CDC's directive.
The first five cases of what later became known as AIDS were reported 40 years ago.
While HIV infections among gay and bisexual men decreased 8 percent over the last decade, gay and bi men still accounted for 66 percent of all new HIV infections in 2019.
The biosurveillance program was expanded to Atlanta's airport, which services flights from Johannesburg.
There were more than 2,060 overdoses in New York City during 2020. The CDC estimated the U.S. had more than 93,000 overdoses last year, up 30 percent from 2019.
"Today, CDC is strengthening its recommendation on booster doses for individuals who are 18 years and older," the CDC declared in a statement.
"Get your booster shot now, so you can have this additional protection during the holiday season," Biden urged fully vaccinated Americans on Friday.