Demand for COVID-19 vaccinations is up significantly in Forsyth County, about a month after the FDA approved a new formulation of the shot.
The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services is greenlighting additional COVID-19 booster shots for older adults and others at high risk for severe illness.
Forsyth County's youngest residents are now getting vaccinated for COVID-19.
COVID-19 booster shots are now available in North Carolina for children ages 5-11. The news comes amid a surge in cases.
With COVID-19 cases once again rising, many North Carolinians are weighing whether to get a second booster shot.
Forsyth County Public Health officials are preparing to offer second COVID-19 booster shots to people with high-risk health conditions and those over 50.
COVID-19 vaccination rates for children in North Carolina are still low, despite the surge in cases driven by omicron.
North Carolina public health officials say the latest COVID-19 surge is straining testing and treatment resources throughout the state.