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FDA Restricts Use of J&J Vaccine over Rare Blood Clots

HeadlineMay 06, 2022

Here in the U.S., where an official count of COVID-19 deaths has topped 1 million, coronavirus infections have jumped by 50% among Transportation Security Administration workers in the two weeks since a Trump-appointed federal judge struck down a federal mask mandate for air travelers.

Meanwhile, the FDA has restricted use of Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine over concerns that in extremely rare cases it may cause life-threatening blood clots.

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