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The company has faced thousands of lawsuits alleging its talcum powder caused users to develop ovarian cancer, although medical research indicates it is safe.
The shot should only be given to adults who cannot receive a different vaccine or specifically request J&J's vaccine, officials say.
One study cited in the settlement found that Native Americans have had the highest per capita rate of opioid overdose of any population group in 2015.
Employee who choose to test weekly must pay the cost of testing themselves and get tested a pharmacy, clinic or other testing site where someone is observing the test.
U.S. officials say the guidance is due to growing evidence that those with COVID-19 are most infectious in the two days before and three days after symptoms develop.
U.S. health advisers are recommending that most Americans get the Pfizer or Moderna vaccines instead of the Johnson & Johnson shot.
Worried about side effects from the COVID-19 vaccine booster? Here's what to expect, according to people who got theirs.
The CDC will consult an expert panel later this week before finalizing official recommendations on coronavirus vaccine boosters.
A federal health panel has recommended that J&J recipients receive a booster shot.
A panel of health advisers said people who received Johnson & Johnson's single-shot vaccine would benefit from a booster dose.