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Wolf vetoes bill to ban schools, government from requiring proof of vaccination in Pa.

The so-called “vaccine passports” bill also would have limited the health secretary’s power.

By Brett Sholtis

COVID-19 killed their brother. Misinformation about the virus divided their family.

For some people, grief is complicated by attitudes about the virus among family and friends.

By Brett Sholtis

Study finds increased risk of serious stroke among those who recently got COVID-19

Young people and those with no COVID-19 symptoms are among those at risk.

By Brett Sholtis

Bill would bar Pa. school districts from requiring COVID-19 vaccinations

State and local governments also would be prohibited from using so-called ‘vaccine passports.’

By Brett Sholtis

COVID mixed messages; sorting fact from fiction

COVID mixed messages; sorting fact from fiction

By Merideth Bucher

Facing burnout, worker shortages, nurses say COVID-19 shows need for staffing ratios

Union members called on House Health Committee Chair Kathy Rapp to consider their proposal.

By Brett Sholtis

Public health leaders work to win over Pa. Republicans who say they won’t get vaccinated

Half of all Pennsylvania Republicans polled say they don’t plan to get immunized.

By Brett Sholtis

Responding to dip in demand, Lancaster’s mass vaccination site is taking walk-ins

“We’re just trying to make it incredibly easy now to get vaccinated.”

By Brett Sholtis

What experts know about rare blood clots and Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine in Pa.

Risk of dying from the virus is 2,000 times greater than the risk of vaccine complications.

By Brett Sholtis

Pennsylvania health department urges use of COVID-19 testing sites as new cases rise

Despite an increase in COVID-19 cases, fewer people have gotten tested in recent weeks.
By Brett Sholtis
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