April 13, 2021
- FD and CDC release statement recommending pause
- Six reported US cases of ‘rare and severe problem’
US health agencies have recommended states pause administration of the Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccine, after reports of rare and severe blood clots emerged in six women. More than 6.8m doses have been administered nationally.
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