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CBP Confirms Re-Opening of Bridges, Monday

CBP Confirms Re-Opening of Bridges, Monday

CBP officers are confirming the reopening of the bridges will be at 12:01 midnight on Monday. CBP officers say they will continue to have their agents at the middle of the Juarez-Lincoln International Bridge. “But their primary function there is just to make sure that the people in the vehicle have their documents, that’s it,” […]

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FDA Approves Lower Pfizer Vaccine For Children Aged 5-11

FDA Approves Lower Pfizer Vaccine For Children Aged 5-11

The FDA has backed Pfizer’s lower dose for children ages 5-11, something that health experts in the valley say is the first step to ensuring less pediatric hospitalizations due to Covid-19. This Tuesday the FDA voted to recommend this vaccine, with one abstention, which is that the dose’s benefits outweighs any potential risks, including the […]

The FDA Has Approved the Mixing of Covid-19 Boosters

The FDA Has Approved the Mixing of Covid-19 Boosters

According to the Associated Press, the FDA has approved the mixing of Covid-19 boosters. This after a study that was conducted on nearly 450 people. The FDA approved booster shots for both Johnson & Johnson and Moderna and at the same time gave a green light for people to mix and match different types of […]

Tourists That Wish To Visit the U.S. Must Be Fully Vaccinated

Tourists That Wish To Visit the U.S. Must Be Fully Vaccinated

Tourists that wish to visit the U.S. must be fully vaccinated. Health experts are now clarifying what vaccines are eligible. According to Laredo’s Health Authority, the FDA approved three vaccines while the World Health Organization authorized four. There have been reports of mixing Sinovac with another immunization, something not recommended by the CDC. “Because that […]

Re-Opening of Bridges Will Be In Phases, Starting November

Re-Opening of Bridges Will Be In Phases, Starting November

The re-opening of the bridges will be in phases. The first will take effect in November. DHS says next month they will allow fully vaccinated travelers from Canada and Mexico to enter the U.S. for non-essential purposes. “Which means the families or tourists or people that come shop, they can come into the United States […]

Pfizer Pending FDA Approval For Children

Pfizer Pending FDA Approval For Children

It’s anticipated this month the vaccine will be authorized for children ages 5 to 11. Mothers say they are ready to vaccinate their children. Pfizer says studies show the vaccine is effective for minors. All they are pending is the approval from the FDA. “Yes, we’re ready for the vaccine to come out. We have […]

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