Latest "COVID vaccine" News

01/18/2021

St. George Regional Hospital to offer additional COVID vaccine clinics this week

ST. GEORGE — St. George Regional Hospital will host a vaccine clinic on Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 8:15 p.m. and Wednesday from noon to 6 p.m., according to a press release the hospital issued Monday. At the clinic COVID-19 vaccines will be offered at no charge …

Source: St George News

01/18/2021

Washington state taps Starbucks for help on Covid vaccine rollout

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee announced Starbucks has committed a team to work full-time on expediting the state’s vaccine distribution

Source: NBC News

01/18/2021

COVID vaccines should be available ‘immediately’ to people 65 and older, two L.A. supervisors urge

Two Los Angeles County supervisors are urging that people 65 and older immediately be included in the COVID-19 vaccine rollout.

Source: Los Angeles Times

01/18/2021

Covid vaccine: WHO warns of 'catastrophic moral failure'

It accuses richer nations of a "me-first" approach to Covid vaccine, and hoarding precious supplies.

Source: BBC News

01/18/2021

Many Floridians Overdue for 2nd COVID Vaccine Dose, Worried of Side Effects

Some seniors are "balking at getting the second shot because they've heard that the side effects are worse with the second shot," one health official said.

Source: Newsweek

01/18/2021

N.J. expecting only 100K COVID vaccine doses in each of the next 4 weeks, top health official says

"I can’t assure increasing numbers of people will be able to get their first dose," state Health Commissioner Judith Persichilli said Monday.

Source: nj.com

01/18/2021

Should You Buy Johnson & Johnson For Its COVID Vaccine?

The possibility of a one-dose vaccine may give it an edge over rivals.

Source: Motley Fool

01/18/2021

The whole world needs to pay attention to Indonesia’s COVID vaccine strategy

More than 42.2 million doses of coronavirus vaccine have been administered around the world as of the time of this writing, per Bloomberg’s vaccine tracker. Most countries have started off their vaccine programs with inoculations of older people, but at least…

Source: BGR

01/18/2021

Connecticut's Largest COVID Vaccine Drive-Thru Clinic Opens Monday

The largest COVID-19 vaccine drive-thru clinic in Connecticut will open Monday morning. Pratt & Whitney in East Hartford is being converted into a 10-lane…

Source: NBC Connecticut

01/18/2021

Heres Where Monmouth Co. COVID Vaccine Sites Have Been Announced

The number of COVID-19 vaccination sites has expanded. Here's where you can go to get one now.

Source: Avon, CT Patch

01/18/2021

Heres Where Middlesex Co. COVID Vaccine Sites Were Announced

The number of COVID-19 vaccination sites has expanded. Here's where you can go to get one now.

Source: Avon, CT Patch

01/18/2021

Heres Where Mercer Co. COVID Vaccine Sites Have Been Announced

The number of COVID-19 vaccination sites has expanded. Here's where you can go to get one now.

Source: Avon, CT Patch

01/17/2021

FDOH-Collier announces COVID vaccine schedule for week of Jan. 18

FDOH-Collier has announced the upcoming week’s schedule for the COVID-19 vaccine. The state is distributing the Moderna vaccine to health care personnel with direct patient contact and people 65 and older. The next scheduled dates are Wednesday, Jan. 20, and …

Source: Wink News

01/17/2021

This Is the Best News Yet for Moderna's COVID Vaccine

The company avoided a much-dreaded scenario.

Source: Motley Fool

01/17/2021

Dallas County's initial COVID vaccines went to these affluent northern neighborhoods

Elected officials said equitable access to the vaccine was a goal. Initial data raises questions on whether they’re hitting the mark.

Source: The Dallas Morning News

01/17/2021

COVID vaccine live updates: What you should know in South Florida on Friday, Jan. 15

Source: Google News

01/16/2021

Stanislaus County opens new COVID vaccine clinics in Modesto, Turlock. How they will work

Source: Google News

01/16/2021

23 die in Norway after receiving COVID vaccine

(KRON) — Health officials are looking more closely into the deaths of nearly two dozen people after receiving their first dose of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine in Norway. A total 23 people died within days of receiving their first dose, the Norwegian Medicines …

Source: WBTW

01/16/2021

Hundreds get COVID vaccine at ‘double secret’ vaccination clinic at state fairgrounds

Source: Google News

01/16/2021

Stores prepare for 100 million COVID vaccines including CVS, Kroger - Business Insider

Retail pharmacies, like those at CVS and Kroger, have the capacity to meet the demand for 100 million vaccine doses.

Source: Business Insider

01/16/2021

Help us track North Carolina’s rollout of COVID vaccine in your county

Source: Google News

01/16/2021

Astrazeneca COVID vaccine gets approval in Pakistan: health minister

AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine has been approved for emergency use in Pakistan, the health minister said on Saturday, making it the first coronavirus vaccine to get the green light for use in the South Asian country.

Source: Reuters

01/16/2021

‘Cheap shot’ criticism of COVID vaccines for 2M smokers before other groups is ‘false narrative,’ Murphy says

“I get it. I understand the optics here and that attacking folks who took up the habit of smoking and who are now addicted may be politically expedient,” Murphy said.

Source: nj.com

01/16/2021

No appointments left for COVID vaccine at Premier Health or Kettering Health

Coronavirus: the Dayton-area’s largest hospital networks, Premier Health and Kettering Health Network, are reporting that after one day of accepting COVID vaccination appointments for residents 80 and older, all slots for next week have been filled.

Source: Hamilton Journal News

01/16/2021

New Jersey causes stir by making smokers eligible for COVID vaccine

New Jersey made millions of people eligible to get the COVID-19 vaccine, including smokers, a move that prompted gripes about them skipping to the front of the inoculation line.

Source: fox8.com

01/16/2021

Teachers wait for Covid vaccines

The CDC and Dr. Anthony Fauci say teachers should be prioritized for the coronavirus vaccine along with other essential workers. But with states setting their own rules, man teachers don't know when they will get their shot.

Source: CNN

01/15/2021

Christ says it’s possible to receive COVID vaccine without appointment

People who don't have an appointment to get the coronavirus vaccine could still have ways of getting the shot depending on the circumstances of the day.

Source: KTAR.com

01/15/2021

Biden Promises 100 Million COVID Vaccine Shots by April 30, Will Cut Federal Red Tape to Do It

The next president is planning a revamped—and renamed—effort to ramp up the national administration of coronavirus vaccines.

Source: Newsweek

01/15/2021

As governors complain over COVID vaccine shipment pace, CDC warns new strain may become dominant in U.S.

Governors bitterly accused the Trump administration Friday of deceiving the states about the amount of COVID-19 vaccine they can expect to receive as they ramp up vaccinations for senior citizens and others. But the government attributed the anger to confusio…

Source: KTLA Los Angeles

01/15/2021

Smokers eligible, no proof required. Is NJ's COVID vaccine rollout ripe for cheating?

Source: Google News

01/15/2021

Want a COVID vaccine in Johnson County? Officials ask certain residents to sign up

Source: Google News

01/15/2021

Abbott: Texas hit COVID vaccine milestone after 'key pivots' on eligibility, mass vaccination centers

Texas Republican Gov. Greg Abbott joined "The Daily Briefing" Friday to discuss how the Lone Star State  became the first in the country to administer one million doses of the coronavirus vaccine.

Source: Fox News

01/15/2021

Biden to deploy FEMA, National Guard to set up Covid vaccine clinics across the U.S.

The Biden administration will also "quickly jumpstart" efforts to make the vaccines available at local pharmacies across the U.S.

Source: CNBC

01/15/2021

L.A. County lawyers got COVID vaccine ahead of time, sources say

Several L.A. County prosecutors and public defenders received the COVID-19 vaccine this week, though only healthcare workers are currently eligible.

Source: Los Angeles Times

01/15/2021

Six Flags and Forum to open as L.A. COVID vaccine sites

COVID-19 vaccinations will be given at five sites: Pomona Fairplex, the Forum, Cal State Northridge, L.A. County Office of Education and Six Flags.

Source: Los Angeles Times

01/15/2021

WHO says Covid vaccines aren’t ‘silver bullets’ and relying entirely on them has hurt nations

With global deaths reaching 2 million and new strains of the virus appearing, world leaders need to do all they can to curb infections, the WHO said.

Source: CNBC

01/15/2021

23 nursing home residents in Norway die after COVID vaccine

Nearly two dozen nursing home residents in Norway died within days of receiving their first stick with the COVID-19 vaccine, triggering a warning from health officials for sick patients over the age of 80 years old.

Source: New York Daily News

01/15/2021

Could you get paid to get the Covid vaccine? These companies are doing it

Companies like Instacart, Dollar General and Trader Joe's are finding ways to incentivize employees to get the Covid vaccine. Here's what they're paying.

Source: CNBC

01/15/2021

Israel leads the world in administering COVID vaccines — and it's not even close. Here are the countries with the best vax rates so far.

What's their secret?

Source: TheBlaze

01/15/2021

Wake will distribute COVID vaccine based on risk and need, not first-come, first-served

In Wake County, registration for the COVID-19 vaccine will begin Tuesday, Jan. 19, at 8:30 a.m., via phone or online, for those who are eligible - health care workers and anyone 65 and over.

Source: WRAL.com

01/15/2021

Federal promise of reserve COVID vaccines proves false, jeopardizing Oregon teachers, seniors

“This is a deception on a national scale," Gov. Kate Brown said.

Source: OregonLive

01/15/2021

NYC Will Run Out of Covid Vaccines Next Week, Mayor Bill De Blasio Says

Source: Bloomberg

01/15/2021

COVID vaccine providers turning away NJ residents as eligibility expands by millions

Source: Google News

01/15/2021

World-renowned expert Ben Neuman shares which COVID vaccine he'd take, given the choice

<p>In this week's Q&amp;A with the Houston Chronicle's Lisa Gray, virologist Ben Neuman answers questions from readers about the vaccines for COVID-19.</p>

Source: Houston Chronicle

01/15/2021

COVID Vaccine Questions Answered: Can You Still Catch Virus After First Dose?

As the rollout of COVID-19 vaccines accelerates, Dr. Mallika Marshall and Dr. Max Gomez answer common questions about vaccinations.

Source: Cbslocal.com

01/15/2021

NJ Issues New COVID Vaccine Priority List; Teachers On Deck

WATCH: Gov. Murphy will address NJ's vaccine plan now that it has released a new priority list for the COVID-19 vaccine. Are teachers next?

Source: Avon, CT Patch

01/15/2021

Smokers before teachers? Educators ‘incensed’ over N.J.’s COVID vaccine priorities.

New Jersey has yet to make teachers eligible for the coronavirus vaccine, but 2 million smokers now qualify.

Source: nj.com

01/15/2021

Which medical conditions will put Nebraskans next in line for COVID vaccine? - Omaha World

The addition of people 65 and up and those with some medical issues will add about 400,000 Nebraskans to the list of those next in line to be vaccinated against

Source: Omaha World-Herald

01/15/2021

Are You Ready to Take the Covid Vaccine?

Your option: Israel announced that 703 residents of Kfar Chabad have been vaccinated against Covid-19. If the Pfizer or Moderna vaccines were offered to you today - would you take them and why? Comments

Source: COLlive - Chabad News

01/15/2021

Is It Safe to Travel After My Covid Vaccine? What About Herd Immunity?

Source: Bloomberg

01/15/2021

Honeywell teams with North Carolina businesses to help accelerate Covid vaccine rollout

In North Carolina, more than 268,000 doses have been administered, according to the CDC. The state has a population of about 10.5 million.

Source: CNBC

01/14/2021

Limited COVID vaccine supply, locations affecting rollout in Arizona

On February 1, the COVID-19 testing site at Phoenix Municipal Stadium will transform into a massive vaccination location, but the rollout process in our state continues to see new challenges as Arizonans await their chance for the vaccine.

Source: ABC15 Arizona

01/14/2021

It’s All Going to Shot: Willie Nelson Gets the Covid Vaccine

Country legend receives drive-thru vaccination in Texas

Source: Rolling Stone

01/14/2021

This State Has Already Run Out of Its COVID Vaccine Supply

Mississippi has announced that its health department received an overwhelming response for the COVID vaccine, and now they're out until mid-February.

Source: Best Life

01/14/2021

Alabama has lowest COVID vaccine rate in the nation, CDC says

A dashboard maintained by the CDC shows Alabama with the lowest percentage of the population receiving the vaccine in the country, the only state where less than 2 percent of the population has received the vaccine.

Source: AL.com

01/14/2021

How to sign up for COVID vaccine eligibility updates in L.A.

L.A. County isn't administering vaccines to people 65 and older just yet. But here's how to sign up to find out when you get can one.

Source: Los Angeles Times

01/14/2021

More COVID vaccine sites, volunteer positions opening in Monroe County - 13WHAM

(WHAM) - Monroe County will be adding another site to vaccinate people with the new COVID-19 vaccine doses in the Rochester area. Monroe County Executive Adam Bello said Thursday the Joseph A. Floreano Rochester Riverside Convention Center will be opened for …

Source: 13WHAM-TV

01/14/2021

Smokers are eligible for the COVID vaccine in N.J. The move has some in a huff, but experts say it’s good pol

People are buzzing over the decision to start vaccinating an estimated 2 million smokers.

Source: nj.com

01/14/2021

Missouri shares Phase 1B of its COVID vaccine plan; includes 65 and older

Missouri unveiled its plans for Phase 1B of the state’s COVID-19 vaccination plan Thursday and the first to get vaccinated are first responders and other emergency workers.

Source: KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

01/14/2021

If You Have These Conditions, Your COVID Vaccine May Be Less Effective

If you're eagerly awaiting your chance to get a COVID vaccine, you're not alone. However, a new study suggests that getting vaccinated may not confer the...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

01/14/2021

COVID vaccines stolen at Florida State Hospital

Chattahoochee Police say the vials, valued at $5,000 each, were apparently stolen from the hospital’s medical storage unit.

Source: WCTV

01/14/2021

A Doctor Shared What It's Like to Get Both Moderna COVID Vaccine Shots

Is the second shot really that different than the first?

Source: menshealth.com

01/14/2021

Covid Vaccine Digital Credentials See Interest From Microsoft, Salesforce

Source: New York Times

01/14/2021

Dr. Scott Gottlieb warns Covid vaccine recipients against letting their guards down right away

The former Food and Drug Administration commissioner said the advice is particularly important for the elderly, who are at higher risk of death from Covid.

Source: CNBC

01/14/2021

N.J. COVID vaccine update: More than 4M residents now eligible to get vaccinated starting today

People 65 and older and those between the ages of 16 and 64 with certain medical conditions - including 2 million smokers - will now be eligible for the vaccine starting Thursday in New Jersey

Source: nj.com

01/14/2021

When will I get a COVID vaccine?

The Morning Call answers your questions about the state of COVID-19 vaccinations in the Lehigh Valley

Source: Morning Call

01/14/2021

Riverside County residents 65 & older and essential workers now eligible for COVID vaccine

Riverside County has confirmed that persons aged 65 years and older can start getting their coronavirus vaccine

Source: KESQ

01/14/2021

Older adults in Allegheny County will have to wait for covid vaccine, officials say

People 75 and older in Allegheny County will have to wait longer to get their shots of covid vaccine as county officials await guidance from the federal government. “We’ve been getting a lot of calls and emails from individuals wanting to know when it will be…

Source: TribLIVE

01/13/2021

Hoosiers 70+ signing up for COVID vaccine

Hoosiers age 70 and older can now begin scheduling appointments to receive the COVID-19 vaccine.

Source: 14 News WFIE Evansville

01/13/2021

No more COVID vaccine appointments available, ADPH says; waiting list offered

All COVID vaccination appointments through county health departments are full, ADPH said.

Source: AL.com

01/13/2021

Coffey County Health Department nurses decline to give the COVID vaccine

The Coffee County Health Department is preparing to help distribute the COVID-19 vaccine; however, none of their 4 nurses will be actually be administering it.

Source: WIBW

01/13/2021

J&J reports positive phase 1/2 Covid vaccine trial results

CNBC's Meg Tirrell reports that Johnson & Johnson has seen positive results from its Covid vaccine trial. With CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Fast Money traders,...

Source: YouTube

01/13/2021

New York's Covid Vaccine Sites Are Open—but Largely Empty—After Midnight

City vaccination centers are fully booked, but those open 24 hours are sparsely frequented late at night

Source: The Wall Street Journal

01/13/2021

J&J Stock Dips On Report Its Covid Vaccine Is 2 Months Behind Schedule

Johnson & Johnson said Wednesday its coronavirus vaccine was safe and effective in a midstage test — prompting JNJ stock to pop in late action.

Source: Investor's Business Daily

01/13/2021

California opens COVID vaccine eligibility to people over 65

The move allows counties to begin a major expansion of vaccine priority lists.

Source: Los Angeles Times

01/13/2021

UPMC Inoculates Remote Employees, While Other Frontline Workers Wait For COVID Vaccine

When a UPMC service coordinator received notification this month that it was her turn to get the COVID vaccine, she was surprised.

Source: 90.5 WESA

01/13/2021

Meijer will administer COVID vaccines at its Michigan pharmacies

Meijer has been named a pharmacy partner with the state of Michigan to help administer COVID-19 vaccines.

Source: WDIV ClickOnDetroit

01/13/2021

Minnesota's COVID vaccine supply reaches 558K

Plans for rollout of COVID-19 vaccine for next priority group on hold due to new federal guidance.

Source: Minneapolis Star Tribune

01/13/2021

CNY nursing home calls group’s claim that Covid vaccine killed residents dangerously false

Libertarian Ron Paul's website speculates on Auburn nursing home Covid-19 outbreak.

Source: syracuse.com

01/13/2021

Johnson & Johnson Expects Covid Vaccine Results Soon but Lags in Production

The U.S. needs J.&J.’s one-shot vaccine more than ever. But the company is behind on manufacturing promises made in its Operation Warp Speed contract.

Source: New York Times

01/13/2021

Massachusetts Not Changing COVID Vaccine Timeline Despite Latest CDC Guidelines

The federal government is encouraging states to start vaccinating everyone 65 and older.

Source: Cbslocal.com

01/12/2021

DHEC to newly eligible seniors: Don't expect to get a COVID vaccine soon

A webpage that went live at 12:01 a.m. Wednesday shows seniors where shots are available statewide. A green dot by a health care provider indicates it has doses to give.

Source: Charleston Post Courier

01/12/2021

Martha Stewart Was Accused Of "Jumping The Line" To Get The COVID Vaccine, And She Responded On Instagram

"I am in the approved age group for this batch of vaccines and I waited in line with others."

Source: Buzzfeed

01/12/2021

Tarrant opens COVID vaccine mega-site, will treat people from surrounding counties - Fort Worth Star

Source: Google News

01/12/2021

Some may still get COVID vaccine before they're eligible

When a 30-year-old, healthy, Albuquerque man signed up to receive the vaccine, he had no idea his turn would come so soon.

Source: KOAT New Mexico

01/12/2021

Trump to prioritize older adults for Covid vaccines, release all doses

The dramatic shift in strategy comes as the federal government and states have faced criticism for the slow pace of immunizations.

Source: Politico

01/12/2021

Calaveras Will Start Offering COVID Vaccine For Those Over 75

Beginning this coming Monday, Calaveras County is planning to start offering the COVID-19 vaccine for any residents 75 years of age or older.

Source: MyMotherLode.com

01/12/2021

Doctor's Death After Getting the Covid Vaccine Is Investigated

A Florida physician developed an unusual blood disorder shortly after he received the Pfizer vaccine. It is not yet known if the shot is linked to the illness.

Source: New York Times

01/12/2021

U.S. to change Covid vaccine allocation to favor states that quickly administer shots

The government is changing the way it allocates Covid vaccine doses, now basing it on how quickly states can administer shots and size of their elderly population.

Source: CNBC

01/12/2021

Does body size affect how well a COVID vaccine works? Experts weigh in

Source: Google News

01/12/2021

N.J. COVID vaccine: Should I get a coronavirus vaccine if I’ve already had the virus?

Health experts weigh in on this question about the COVID-19 vaccine.

Source: nj.com

01/12/2021

Pfizer CEO supports expanding Covid vaccine eligibility, describes supply of doses as adequate

"I think the main bottleneck right now is to make sure we ramp up our prioritization so we can administer more vaccines," Pfizer CEO Albert Bourla told CNBC.

Source: CNBC

01/12/2021

Overwhelmed, Underfunded Health Systems Cause Major Delay In Covid Vaccine Rollout | NBC News NOW

Only about 6.6 million Americans have gotten their first Covid-19 shots according to the CDC, just 2 percent of the U.S. population. NBC News’ Simone Boyce r...

Source: YouTube

01/12/2021

AstraZeneca Covid vaccine could be distributed across Europe by mid-February, EU official says

AstraZeneca's vaccine against the covid-19 could be available across the European Union in mid-February after asking the European Medicines Agency for approval.

Source: CNBC

01/12/2021

What's the difference between Covid vaccines? - BBC News

The three Covid-19 vaccines, that have been approved in the UK, are from Pfizer-BioNTech, the University of Oxford and Astra-Zeneca and Moderna.The Pfizer, O...

Source: YouTube

01/12/2021

Why You'll Love Moderna's Latest COVID Vaccine News

It's good news for all Americans, but especially for investors.

Source: Motley Fool

01/12/2021

COVID Vaccine To Be Required For LAUSD Students Prior To Returning To Campus

Students at all Los Angeles Unified campuses will be required to get vaccinated for COVID-19 prior to their return to in-person learning, officials said Monday.

Source: Cbslocal.com

01/11/2021

First doses administered at Dallas mega COVID vaccine site without major issues

The mega-site opening is a step in the right direction. More sites are coming online, but the process is slow. And getting the vaccine into the hands of providers is even slower.

Source: FOX 4 News

01/11/2021

Moderna doesn't expect Covid vaccine data for young children until 2022, CEO says

Moderna doesn't expect to have clinical trial data on its coronavirus vaccine in young children until 2022, CEO Stephane Bancel said.

Source: CNBC

01/11/2021

UNC kicks off new phase in COVID vaccine delivery, allowing anyone 75 and older access

The UNC Health System moved to Phase 1B of the vaccine delivery on Monday. They are beginning to vaccinate the 75 and up population.

Source: WRAL.com

01/11/2021

Alabama to launch online COVID vaccine scheduling portal after getting 1.1 million calls

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey said the state is developing an online portal to assist its overwhelmed vaccine scheduling hotline.

Source: AL.com

01/11/2021

Why is Durham lagging in administering COVID vaccines?

While some counties have begun vaccinating people ages 75 and older, Durham is still in the bulk of phase 1A, vaccinating healthcare workers and those in long-term care facilities. Only one-third of the vaccines have been given.

Source: WRAL.com

01/11/2021

Pa. health secretary says 'it's a misconception' that covid vaccines are sitting dormant

Pennsylvania’s top health official said the state could “soon” move to Phase 1B of the covid-19 vaccination plan but revealed little about when that will be and what it will look like. The state so far has administered 285,671 doses of the vaccine, said Secre…

Source: TribLIVE

01/11/2021

Dr. Scott Gottlieb expects Covid vaccine eligibility to be expanded sooner than expected

"I think by the end of February, we're going to find that we have to open up eligibility pretty wide," Dr. Scott Gottlieb told CNBC.

Source: CNBC

01/11/2021

Inhaling away the virus: Is the next generation of COVID vaccines on its way?

Source: ABC News

01/11/2021

COVID vaccine acceptance high among NJ hospital workers. Here's how many have gotten shots

Source: Google News

01/11/2021

Wall Street analysts are cautiously optimistic on J&J's 'one-dose' Covid vaccine

A one-shot vaccine could significantly improve our ability to fight the virus — and we may have one soon.

Source: CNBC

01/10/2021

Orlando Health to Start Taking COVID Vaccine Appointments

Appointments will be taken for six area locations.

Source: News 13 Orlando

01/10/2021

500 get COVID vaccine at Tampa church as part of state pilot program

As coronavirus cases continue to rise across the state and in the Bay Area, the number of vaccines is getting fewer. Now the question is, when will more doses arrive.

Source: WFLA

01/10/2021

Coronavirus: Spain battles snow to distribute COVID vaccine

Health workers distributing the COVID-19 vaccine have been forced to take extra precautions after Spain was paralyzed by Storm Filomena. The snowfall in Madrid reached a level unseen in half a century.

Source: DW (English)

01/10/2021

Side Effects of Drinking Alcohol Before and After Getting the COVID Vaccine

Some health experts are being cautious about drinking before and after getting the COVID-19 vaccine given alcohol's impact on your immune system.

Source: Eatthis.com

01/10/2021

Tennessee Isn't Really 'Carding' Seniors For Covid Vaccine : Shots - Health News

Technically, the only Tennesseans currently eligible to get the coronavirus vaccine are health care workers, long-term care residents, and people 75 and older. But don't expect strict enforcement.

Source: NPR

01/09/2021

‘It’s a zoo.’ Large crowds trying to get the COVID vaccine jam traffic around Tropical Park

Source: Google News

01/09/2021

Alabama hospitals ‘overwhelmed’ with calls about COVID vaccine

The Alabama Department of Public Health asks people not to call their local hospital to schedule an appointment to receive the COVID-19 vaccine due to the high volume of calls.

Source: AL.com

01/09/2021

Are you 65 or older? Idaho's COVID vaccine panel just voted to move you up in line

BOISE (Idaho Statesman) — The Idaho Coronavirus Vaccine Advisory Committee voted Friday to add Idahoans age 65 and older to the next phase of rollout for the COVID-19 vaccine. That phase of Idaho’s estimated vaccine timeline is slated to begin next month. The…

Source: East Idaho News

01/09/2021

State releases latest COVID vaccine plan | News, Sports, Jobs

Hawaii health officials expect the COVID-19 vaccine to be available to all residents by the end of this summer once the top three priority groups are taken care of. The state Department of Health released a summary of its updated vaccination plan on Friday de…

Source: Maui News

01/09/2021

Queen Elizabeth and husband receive COVID vaccines: palace

Britain's Queen Elizabeth and her husband Philip, both in their nineties, have received vaccinations against COVID-19, Buckingham Palace said on Saturday.

Source: Reuters

01/09/2021

Could the COVID vaccine cause swelling in people with dermal fillers?

The side effects are rare, and they're not very serious.

Source: AZFamily

01/09/2021

Alamodome transforms into no-cost mass COVID vaccine site starting Monday, city says

Starting Monday, the Alamodome will become a no-cost mass COVID-19 vaccine site.

Source: mySA

01/09/2021

Alabama COVID vaccine hotline, hospital switchboards slammed with calls

The Alabama Department of Public Health is urging residents who want to take advantage of an expanded COVID-19 vaccination hotline to stop calling their local hospitals.

Source: WSFA

01/08/2021

First Sussex County COVID vaccine site to open at fairgrounds Thursday

The Sussex County Department of Health and Human Services said vaccines will be administered starting Thursday at the Sussex County Fairgrounds.

Source: New Jersey Herald

01/08/2021

NYPD to start getting COVID vaccine after two failed rollouts

Third time’s the charm! New York City will start providing the vaccine to NYPD officers starting Monday — as the state opens up eligibility to the next priority group. The department’s …

Source: New York Post

01/08/2021

Are you 65 or older? Idaho’s COVID vaccine panel just voted to move you up in line

Source: Google News

01/08/2021

Pfizer Says Its Covid Vaccine Works Against Key Mutation

It’s good news, but experts cautioned that the new variants from Britain and South Africa also carry other potentially dangerous mutations that have not yet been investigated.

Source: New York Times

01/08/2021

COVID vaccine: St. Lucie County offers online scheduling, waitlist for seniors 65+

Older residents of the Treasure Coast’s most populous county may now get on a waitlist to receive the COVID-19 vaccine.

Source: TCPalm

01/08/2021

COVID vaccine: St. Lucie County offers online scheduling, waitlist for seniors 65+

Source: Google News

01/08/2021

These 2 People Shouldn't Get the COVID Vaccine, FDA Official Says

Some people have reservations about the vaccine, but an FDA official confirms that these are the only people who shouldn't get the COVID vaccine.

Source: Best Life

01/08/2021

The Only 2 People Who Shouldn't Get the COVID Vaccine, FDA Official Says

It's clear that some people have their reservations about the coronavirus vaccine: A Dec. 2020 survey from the Kaiser Family Foundation found that 27 percent...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

01/08/2021

‘It’s just not fair.’ Florida sends mixed signals to foreigners getting COVID vaccines.

Source: Google News

01/08/2021

Man posing as health worker injected elderly woman with fake COVID vaccine: report

A fraudster claiming to work for the British National Health Service injected a 92-year-old woman with a fake COVID-19 vaccine — charging her about $218, according to a new report.  The …

Source: New York Post

01/08/2021

With virus surging, Biden to speed release of COVID vaccines

With COVID-19 surging and vaccinations off to a slow start, President-elect Joe Biden will rapidly release most available vaccine doses to protect more...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

01/08/2021

FDA chief encourages states to open Covid vaccines to older Americans, other groups

The head of the FDA is urging states to begin vaccinating lower-priority groups against Covid-19 as officials try to pick up the pace of the vaccine rollout.

Source: CNBC

01/08/2021

Search for better COVID vaccines confounded by existing rollouts

As placebo-controlled testing falls out of favour, vaccine developers eye alternative methods to assess next-generation candidates.

Source: Nature.com

01/08/2021

Pfizer-BioNTech Covid vaccine appears effective against mutation in new strains from UK, South Africa

Pfizer and BioNTech's Covid vaccine appears to work against a key mutation in the new strains discovered in the U.K. and South Africa, a study has found.

Source: CNBC

01/08/2021

Pfizer's COVID vaccine appears to work on variants - Reuters

Pfizer (NYSE:PFE) and BioNTech's (NASDAQ:BNTX) COVID-19 vaccine appears to work against a key mutation in the highly transmissible new variants of the coronavirus discovered in the U.K.

Source: Seeking Alpha

01/08/2021

COVID vaccine is completely covered by insurance or free, Murphy reminds public

No one should be getting a bill for the vaccine, Gov. Phil Murphy said.

Source: nj.com

01/08/2021

COVID vaccine should be given out despite plans, HHS secretary Alex Azar says

Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar said governors should look to get COVID-19 vaccines to as many people as possible.

Source: Deseret News

01/07/2021

Here's What You Need to Know About COVID Vaccine Side Effects If You Have Cosmetic Fillers

The FDA says two people with cosmetic fillers experienced facial swelling after receiving the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine during clinical trials.

Source: Shape Magazine

01/07/2021

Florida doctor could be first to die from COVID vaccine

The death of Dr. Gregory Michael, a Miami-Beach obstetrician, could be the first linked to Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine. Health officials from Florida and the Centers from Disease Control and Prevention are investigating what role, if any, the vaccine played in …

Source: Baltimore Sun

01/07/2021

Nurse giving Covid vaccines surprised by proposal in viral video

South Dakota registered nurse Eric Vander Lee was surprised with a marriage proposal from his boyfriend, paramedic Robbie Vargas-Cortes.

Source: NBC News

01/07/2021

Central Florida's COVID vaccine updates and latest developments

The latest COVID vaccine updates for Central Florida and across the state and nation: what you need to know.

Source: Orlando Sentinel

01/07/2021

N.J. COVID vaccine: Am I eligible if I’m undocumented or live out-of-state?

New Jersey says it wants to vaccinate 70% of adults in the state within six months.

Source: nj.com

01/07/2021

Florida doctor could be first to die from COVID vaccine

The death of Dr. Gregory Michael, a Miami-Beach obstetrician, could be the first linked to Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine. Health officials from Florida and the Centers from Disease Control and Prevention are investigating what role, if any, the vaccine played in …

Source: Sun Sentinel

01/07/2021

Mile-long lines for COVID vaccines in Gadsden, drive-thru clinic runs out after 3 hours

The clinic ran out of vaccine after only three hours.

Source: AL.com

01/07/2021

Death of Florida doctor weeks after receiving COVID vaccine sparks investigation

The death of a Florida doctor, who suffered a hemorrhagic stroke just weeks after receiving the COVID-19 vaccine, has triggered an investigation.

Source: New York Daily News

01/07/2021

China's Sinovac Covid Vaccine 78% Effective in Brazil Trial, Folha Reports

Source: Bloomberg

01/07/2021

China's Sinovac Covid Vaccine 78% Effective in Brazil Trial, Folha Reports

Source: Bloomberg

01/07/2021

Who Is Gregory Michael? Doctor Dead After COVID Vaccine, Wife Says It ‘Destroyed A Beautiful Life’

Gregory Michael's wife said the vaccine "destroyed a beautiful life, a perfect family, and has affected so many people in the community."

Source: International Business Times

01/07/2021

Delaying second Covid vaccine shots can be 'very risky,' says former FDA director

It's risky to delay second doses of vaccines because efficacy data was based on a specific dosing schedule, said former FDA director Norman Baylor.

Source: CNBC

01/07/2021

Health departments need help administering COVID vaccines

Most of the Triangle is still in Phase 1a of North Carolina's vaccination rollout - vaccinating health workers and people who live and work in long-term care facilities.

Source: WRAL.com

01/07/2021

Phase 1B of COVID vaccine rollout starts Monday in Maricopa County

"There is no sign-up process available prior to Jan. 11th," according to Maricopa County Public Health.

Source: AZFamily

01/07/2021

COVID Vaccine: CDC Reveals Which Individuals Are At-Risk For Allergic Reactions

The Centers for Disease Control has revealed new information about allergic reactions to the coronavirus vaccine. Liz Cook tells us which individuals are mos...

Source: YouTube

01/06/2021

HHS Secretary Azar: States should bypass COVID vaccine priority plan if it slows administering shots

HHS Secretary Azar says states' focus should shift to vaccinating more people against COVID-19 rather than on precisely who is getting the shots.

Source: USA Today

01/06/2021

CDC says severe allergic reactions to Covid vaccine run 10 times the flu shot, but still rare

The severe allergic reactions among Covid vaccine recipients are still thought to be rare, and the drugs are safe for people to use, a top CDC officials said.

Source: CNBC

01/06/2021

“Shkreli Award” goes to Moderna for “blatantly greedy” COVID vaccine prices

Moderna used $1 billion from feds to develop vaccine, then set some of the highest prices.

Source: Ars Technica

01/06/2021

Most Coloradans age 70+ will receive COVID vaccine by end of February, Gov. Polis says

On Wednesday, health officials and Gov. Jared Polis said plans for COVID-19 vaccinations in Colorado include getting 70% of people age 70 and older vaccinated by Feb. 28.

Source: FOX 31 Denver

01/06/2021

Dr. Scott Gottlieb: Getting Covid vaccine doesn't mean people can just return to pre-pandemic life

"It's not going to be like it was in 2017 and 2018, when we didn't worry at all about catching a respiratory pathogen," Dr. Scott Gottlieb told CNBC.

Source: CNBC

01/06/2021

The FBI Just Gave This Warning About the COVID Vaccine

With the pace of the COVID vaccine rollout in the U.S. slower than expected, people who are counting on the protection the shots will provide are becoming...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

01/06/2021

CVS expects to finish first round of Covid vaccines in nursing homes by Jan 25

CVS also said it's in talks with several states "to make a limited number of doses available in the coming weeks in advance of the broader rollout."

Source: CNBC

01/06/2021

OSDH launches new online portal for COVID vaccine registration ahead of schedule

The Oklahoma State Department of Health has launched its new online portal for COVID vaccine registration on Wednesday, one day ahead of schedule. The new application will help Oklahomans determine when they're eligible to receive the vaccine and how to sched…

Source: KTUL

01/06/2021

The US Surgeon General Made a New COVID Vaccine Recommendation

U.S. Surgeon General Jerome Adams, MD, believes it's time for states to “move quickly to other priority groups" if higher groups reject the COVID vaccine.

Source: Best Life

01/06/2021

The U.S. Surgeon General Just Made a New COVID Vaccine Recommendation

As the coronavirus vaccine continues to be rolled out across the U.S., there's growing concern that the pace isn't as quick as it needs to be. As record...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

01/06/2021

Communities of color prioritized in new UC Davis COVID vaccine clinical trials

Researchers with UC Davis Health are now looking for people to participate in clinical trials for the new Novavax vaccine. Groups disproportionately affected by COVID-19 are being prioritized.

Source: KCRA Sacramento

01/06/2021

Nearly a Dozen Private School Staffers in New London Get COVID Vaccine Early in Error

About a dozen people who work for The Williams School, a private school in New London, received a coronavirus vaccine that they weren’t eligible to get under…

Source: NBC Connecticut

01/06/2021

Most N.C. nursing home workers are refusing COVID vaccine

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina Health and Human Services Secretary Mandy Cohen says most nursing home workers are refusing coronavirus vaccines. This comes as the state sees one of the slowest rollouts in the nation. Gov. Roy Cooper is deploying National…

Source: WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

01/05/2021

Why the US Covid vaccine rollout is going slower than planned: CNBC After Hours

CNBC.com's MacKenzie Sigalos brings you the day's top business news headlines. On today's show, CNBC's Meg Tirrell explains where the U.S. is in its effort t...

Source: YouTube

01/05/2021

Oklahomans Can Only Receive A COVID Vaccine With A Scheduled Appointment, State Health Leaders Say

The state health department said their vaccination app will be live on Thursday for you to sign up for a COVID-19 vaccine once your group is eligible.

Source: news9.com KWTV

01/05/2021

Houston Methodist announces $500 bonuses for healthcare workers who get COVID vaccine

<p>Boom noted that the country will likely face one more surge of infections before vaccinations begin to suppress the virus.</p>

Source: Houston Chronicle

01/05/2021

First Alabama counties offer COVID vaccine to anyone over 75

Etowah and Calhoun Counties are now offering some of their limited allotments of COVID-19 vaccines to people over age 75, while much of the state is still offering vaccines only to healthcare workers and emergency personnel.

Source: AL.com

01/05/2021

N.J. COVID vaccine: Here are the 21 questions you need to answer to pre-register for the vaccine

Though the site estimates 15 minutes to complete the form, it should only take 5-10 minutes to reserve your spot in line.

Source: nj.com

01/05/2021

Portuguese nurse dies two days after getting Pfizer-BioNTech Covid vaccine

A health worker in Portugal died two days after getting the COVID-19 vaccine.

Source: India.com

01/05/2021

California Changes Rules as COVID Vaccine Rollout Falters Across US

“We’re not going to enforce against people trying to do the right thing, and common sense,” Gov. Gavin Newsom said, breaking from some of his elected colleagues.

Source: Daily Beast

01/05/2021

South African variant unlikely to fully negate COVID vaccines, scientist says

Source: Reuters

01/05/2021

South African variant unlikely to fully negate COVID vaccines, scientist says

A variant of the coronavirus first detected in South Africa is unlikely to completely negate the immunising effects of vaccines, a researcher studying it told Reuters.

Source: Reuters

01/05/2021

South African variant unlikely to fully negate COVID vaccines, scientist says

A variant of the coronavirus first detected in South Africa is unlikely to completely negate the immunising effects of vaccines, a researcher studying it told Reuters.

Source: Reuters

01/05/2021

South African variant unlikely to fully negate COVID vaccines, scientist says

A variant of the coronavirus first detected in South Africa is unlikely to completely negate the immunising effects of vaccines, a researcher studying it told Reuters.

Source: Reuters

01/05/2021

Two-thirds of COVID vaccines still unused in US: Surgeon General warns US needs to do a better

Just 4.66 million COVID-19 vaccines have been administered across the US in the last three weeks despite federal officials having distributed 15.4 million doses to the states.

Source: Daily Mail

01/05/2021

Bill and David S. Mack 'arranged for their rich NYC friends to get the COVID vaccine in Florida'

Friends of the brothers, left, got the shot at the Joseph L. Morse Health Center in Palm Beach, Page Six reports. Other elderly people in the state have been forced to camp overnight for the jab, right.

Source: Daily Mail

01/05/2021

Here's What Investors Need to Know About COVID Vaccines and Allergic Reactions

There's no need to overreact.

Source: Motley Fool

01/05/2021

Wisconsin Pharmacist Who Destroyed COVID Vaccines Thought Drug Would Mutate DNA

A Wisconsin pharmacist convinced the world was "crashing down" told police he tried to ruin hundreds of doses of coronavirus vaccine because he believed the shots would mutate people's DNA, according to court documents released Monday.

Source: Cbslocal.com

01/05/2021

Who's next up for the COVID vaccine? Dr. Rai talks local rollout

“We’re starting to expand who we’re going to vaccinate on that 1A category, even within this week,” says Prevea Health President and CEO Dr. Ashok Rai.

Source: WBAY

01/05/2021

COVID vaccine live updates: What you should know in South Florida on Tuesday, Jan. 5

Source: Google News

01/05/2021

Need a COVID vaccine appointment? Jackson Health opens portal for seniors

Source: Google News

01/05/2021

3 Things to Know: Dentists cleared to give COVID vaccine

Dentists across California are stepping up to help administer the COVID-19 vaccine, as the state struggles to keep up with the distribution.

Source: KCRA Sacramento

01/05/2021

Cook County Residents Can Fill Out Survey to Indicate Interest in COVID Vaccine, Officials Say

Suburban Cook County residents are now able to fill out a survey from the Department of Public Health to express interest in receiving the new coronavirus…

Source: NBC Chicago

01/05/2021

Thousands of Michigan health workers are turning down COVID vaccines

Some frontline health care workers and first responders are reluctant to take the vaccine, contributing to Michigan having one of the lowest COVID-19 vaccination rates in the nation.

Source: Bridge Michigan

01/04/2021

That viral image of a 5G chip 'hidden' in COVID vaccines? It’s actually a guitar pedal.

Big Brother is...slaying that sick guitar solo.

Source: Mashable

01/04/2021

Meck to open first public COVID vaccine clinic. Here’s who gets the first shots

Source: Google News

01/04/2021

Wisconsin pharmacist who tried to destroy Covid vaccine is 'conspiracy theorist,' authorities say

Pharmacist Steven Brandenburg tried to destroy vaccine vials believing the medication was unsafe.

Source: NBC News

01/04/2021

COVID vaccines "might not" work as well on South African strain, scientists warn

Scientists are optimistic that existing vaccines could be adapted, and they expect trial data soon to help determine whether the new variant really is vaccine-resistant.

Source: CBS News

01/04/2021

Hamilton County Health Department To Administer More COVID Vaccines Tuesday And Wednesday

Source: The Chattanoogan

01/04/2021

Nurses, hospital staff refuse to take COVID vaccine in large numbers

The governor of Ohio said that 60% of nursing home staff in his state had not taken the vaccine after being offered.

Source: Lifesite

01/04/2021

Watch Out for COVID Vaccine 'Wait List' Scams

While most of us await the COVID vaccine, scammers posing as health officials are using it as bait in scams to steal our money and data via fishy emails, calls, texts, or even visits to our homes. The Better Business Bureau, FBI and Department of Health have …

Source: Lifehacker.com

01/04/2021

Pa. will get more covid vaccine this week, availability to general public still 'months' away

Thousands more doses of covid-19 vaccines are set to arrive in Pennsylvania this week, with more than half reserved for health workers awaiting their second dose of the two-dose vaccination, Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine said Monday. So far, 135,044 p…

Source: TribLIVE

01/04/2021

New York Gov. Cuomo to propose law making it a crime to skip the line for Covid vaccine

Source: CNBC

01/04/2021

How close are you to receiving the COVID vaccine in Missouri and Illinois?

Multiple COVID vaccines have now been approved for use in the U.S. and the line for one is long.

Source: KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

01/04/2021

Santa Rosa County to begin administering COVID vaccine to elderly this week

SANTA ROSA COUNTY, Fla. -- Beginning as early as Tuesday, Santa Rosa County will start administering COVID-19 vaccine shots to those age 65 and older. In a press conference Monday morning, officials announced scheduled appointments will begin Tuesday from 8 a…

Source: WEAR

01/04/2021

Dr. Scott Gottlieb says Covid vaccine eligibility should be expanded now to deliver more shots

"You need to stockpile something," the former FDA chief told CNBC on Monday. "But putting away 50% of all the doses, I think, is denying more people access."

Source: CNBC

01/04/2021

Former FDA chief Scott Gottlieb on the best strategies for Covid vaccine rollout

"I would make [the coronavirus vaccine] generally available to them, to the extent possible, while we focus on these prioritized groups," Dr. Scott Gottlieb,...

Source: YouTube

01/04/2021

EU drugs agency still undecided on Moderna COVID vaccine -Dutch regulator

The European Medicines Agency (EMA) has not been able to reach a decision on the approval of Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine on Monday, the Dutch national...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

01/03/2021

'Be patient and be prepared': Lee County announces COVID vaccine appointments by phone - News

Source: Google News

01/03/2021

U.S. could ramp up slow Covid vaccine rollout by giving two half volume doses of Moderna shot, Slaoui says

Moncef Slaoui told CBS that Operation Warp Speed is looking at giving half doses of the Moderna vaccine to certain groups to speed up the Covid vaccine rollout.

Source: CNBC

01/03/2021

Fauci Says U.S. Covid Vaccine Pace Rising After Slow Start

Source: Bloomberg

01/03/2021

Pfizer and BioNTech to offer COVID vaccine to volunteers who got placebo

Pfizer and its partner BioNTech plan to give volunteers who received a placebo in its COVID-19 vaccine trial an option to receive a first dose of the vaccine by March 1, 2021, while staying within the study.

Source: KSL.com

01/03/2021

Anyone receiving Covid vaccine should AVOID drinking alcohol, experts warn

Alcohol changes the make-up of the trillions of microorganisms that live in the gut which play an important role in preventing the invasion of bacteria and viruses.

Source: Daily Mail

01/03/2021

Graphics: Global COVID vaccine distribution and inoculations

Vaccinations increase divide between affluent nations and poorer countries as roll-out continues across the world.

Source: Al Jazeera English

01/03/2021

India approves AstraZeneca and local Covid vaccines, rollout in weeks

India's regulator has given final approval for the emergency-use of two coronavirus vaccines, one by AstraZeneca/Oxford and the other by Bharat Biotech.

Source: CNBC

01/02/2021

Charges pending for Grafton pharmacist accused of sabotaging COVID vaccine

Health officials say the incident is a result of a "bad actor, not a "bad process."

Source: WISN Milwaukee

01/02/2021

One million people in UK have now received COVID vaccine, Matt Hancock reveals

The Health Secretary rejoiced as the UK passed the milestone in its race to vaccinate the population against coronavirus.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

01/02/2021

Germany's COVID vaccine procurement labeled a 'gross failure' | DW | 02.01.2021

The Berlin government is under increasing fire from experts and politicians for not buying enough doses of the BioNTech-Pfizer coronavirus vaccine to quickly roll out its immunization program.

Source: DW (English)

01/02/2021

‘You couldn’t pay me to take it’: As COVID vaccine rolls out for Massachusetts first responders, some police,

In Auburn, the number of police officers who plan on getting vaccinated is nearly equal to the number of those who don't - the chief among them.

Source: MassLive.com

01/02/2021

Pharmacist arrested on charges of sabotaging Moderna COVID vaccine doses

Moderna Inc, maker of the vaccine, has assured the hospital that receiving an injection of any of the doses removed from refrigeration poses no safety issue.

Source: The Jerusalem Post

01/02/2021

U.S. Covid Vaccine Rollout Slower Than Expected | NBC News NOW

NBC News' Ron Allen reports on the U.S. strategy for the coronavirus vaccine rollout and why it's execution has been slower than initially expected.» Subscri...

Source: YouTube

01/02/2021

Dr Anthony Fauci says US will not delay second doses of Covid vaccine

American infectious disease expert disagrees with UK’s plans to prioritise first doses

Source: The Guardian

01/01/2021

Covid Vaccine Rollout Slower Than Expected In U.S. | NBC News NOW

NBC News' Ron Allen reports on the U.S. strategy for the coronavirus vaccine rollout and why it's execution has been slower than initially expected.» Subscri...

Source: YouTube

01/01/2021

As Texas leaders claim COVID vaccines are sitting on shelves, hospitals and pharmacies beg for more

<p>The state says a "significant portion" of coronavirus vaccines are sitting on shelves untouched. But on the ground, members of the public are having troubles finding appointments, and providers say they’re all booked up.</p>

Source: Houston Chronicle

01/01/2021

How relatives of hospital workers have managed to jump the line for early COVID vaccines

Community hospitals in Culver City and Redlands inoculated non-frontline workers when they found themselves with extra vaccine doses. Other medical centers insist they are following CDC guidelines …

Source: OCRegister

01/01/2021

Pharmacist arrested, accused of ruining COVID vaccine doses

Police say they’ve arrested a pharmacist at a hospital in Wisconsin on Thursday on suspicion of sabotaging more than 500 doses of coronavirus vaccine. The...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

01/01/2021

Ore. health care worker has severe allergic reaction to COVID vaccine

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) &mdash; An Oregon health care worker has been hospitalized after suffering a severe allergic reaction to the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine. The Oregon Health Authority says the employee at Wallowa Memorial Hospital experienced anaphylaxis after…

Source: KOMO News

01/01/2021

Nebraska official says elderly will get COVID vaccine before teachers, other essential workers - Omaha World

Some Nebraska teachers got the COVID-19 vaccine this week, but an updated priority plan will put educators behind people who are 75 and older.

Source: Omaha World-Herald

01/01/2021

The COVID vaccine rollout is falling millions of doses short. Here's why.

The top adviser for the vaccination effort recently admitted that "shots in the arms" are taking place "slower than we thought it would be."

Source: CBS News

01/01/2021

Hospital worker arrested after allegedly leaving hundreds of COVID vaccine doses out of refrigerator on purpose

The Milwaukee area hospital said it's "more than disappointed that this individual's actions will result in a delay of more than 500 people receiving their vaccine."

Source: CBS News

01/01/2021

42 people in West Virginia mistakenly given antibodies instead of COVID vaccine

Everyone who received the incorrect shot has been contacted or is in the process of being contacted, officials said.

Source: CBS News

01/01/2021

India drug regulator approves AstraZeneca COVID vaccine, country's first - sources

India's drug regulator on Friday approved a coronavirus vaccine developed by AstraZeneca and Oxford University for emergency use, two sources with knowledge of the matter told Reuters.

Source: Reuters

01/01/2021

AstraZeneca COVID vaccine set to become first one approved in India - sources

India's drug regulator on Friday approved a coronavirus vaccine developed by AstraZeneca and Oxford University for emergency use, two sources with knowledge of the matter told Reuters.

Source: Reuters

01/01/2021

Wisconsin Pharmacist Arrested For Deliberately Spoiling COVID Vaccines

Authorities arrested a suburban Milwaukee pharmacist Thursday suspected of deliberately ruining hundreds of doses of coronavirus vaccine by removing them from refrigeration for two nights.

Source: Cbslocal.com

01/01/2021

Wisconsin pharmacist arrested on charges of sabotaging COVID vaccine doses

A Wisconsin hospital pharmacist was arrested on Thursday on suspicion of sabotaging more than 500 doses of coronavirus vaccine by deliberately removing them from refrigeration to spoil, police and medical authorities said.

Source: Reuters

01/01/2021

Wisconsin pharmacist arrested on charges of sabotaging COVID vaccine doses

A Wisconsin hospital pharmacist was arrested on Thursday on suspicion of sabotaging more than 500 doses of coronavirus vaccine by deliberately removing them from refrigeration to spoil, police and medical authorities said.

Source: Reuters

01/01/2021

Wisconsin pharmacist arrested on charges of sabotaging COVID vaccine doses

A Wisconsin hospital pharmacist was arrested on Thursday on suspicion of sabotaging more than 500 doses of coronavirus vaccine by deliberately removing them from refrigeration to spoil, police and medical authorities said.

Source: Reuters

01/01/2021

Pharmacist Arrested For Destroying 570 Doses of COVID Vaccine

"Grafton detectives indicate that the individual knew the spoiled vaccinations would be useless and that people who received the vaccinations would think they had been vaccinated against the virus when in fact they were not," Grafton, Wisconsin police said Th…

Source: Newsweek

01/01/2021

Long Lines And Overwhelming Demand For Covid Vaccine | NBC Nightly News

In Florida, those who are eligible for the first round of Covid-19 vaccines have been waiting in hours-long lines on a first-come, first-served basis. Some o...

Source: YouTube

01/01/2021

Nebraska has given 27,000 first doses of COVID vaccine - Omaha World

According to the CDC's vaccine tracker, Nebraska was among the top tier in getting the COVID-19 vaccine doses it has received out to its residents.

Source: Omaha World-Herald

12/31/2020

Aurora pharmacist arrested for intentionally ruining doses of COVID vaccine

A former Aurora Health Care pharmacist has been arrested for intentionally leaving out more than 500 doses of the vaccine rendering them uselss.

Source: YouTube

12/31/2020

WHO lists Pfizer-BioNTech COVID vaccine for emergency use

UN health agency says emergency use listing ‘opens the door’ for countries to expedite their vaccine approval processes.

Source: Al Jazeera English

12/31/2020

42 people expecting COVID vaccine get antibody treatment in mix-up

The error occurred at an event hosted by staff at the Boone County Health Department on Wednesday.

Source: New York Post

12/31/2020

Wisconsin hospital worker arrested after intentionally removing COVID vaccine vials from refrige...

A hospital worker has been arrested after admitting to leaving COVID-19 vaccine vials out of refrigeration on purpose.

Source: YouTube

12/31/2020

Wisconsin hospital employee fired, arrested after 'intentionally' destroying 500 doses of Covid vaccine

A Wisconsin hospital employee has been fired after removing dozens of vials of the coronavirus vaccine from a pharmacy refrigerator, intentionally destroying more than 500 doses of the vaccine, a hospital investigation found.

Source: NBC News

12/31/2020

Doctors criticize UK health officials for changing Pfizer Covid vaccine plan

"We have real and grave concerns about these sudden changes to the Pfizer vaccine regime," the Doctors' Association UK said on Thursday.

Source: CNBC

12/31/2020

42 People in West Virginia Received Antibody Instead of COVID Vaccine

Forty-two people expecting to receive the COVID-19 vaccine instead were given the antibody used to treat infections, the West Virginia National Guard said Thursday. The Guard said the affected individuals arrived at a Boone County clinic to get the Moderna va…

Source: Newsmax

12/31/2020

Many front-line workers refuse Covid vaccines as distribution struggles

About 50 percent of workers in California’s Riverside County have refused to take the vaccine, along with 60 percent of nursing home staff in Ohio.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/31/2020

Many front-line workers refuse Covid vaccines as distribution rollout struggles

A large percentage of front-line workers in hospitals and nursing homes have refused to take the Covid-19 vaccine.

Source: NBC News

12/31/2020

Pfizer questions UK move to lengthen gap between Covid vaccine doses

Intervention from US pharma group comes as infections and hospitalisations continue to surge

Source: Financial Times

12/31/2020

40% of LA's Front-Line Workers Declined COVID Vaccine as Some County ICU's Run Out of Beds

Up to 40 percent of L.A. County front-line workers who were given priority access to the COVID-19 vaccine have declined to take it.

Source: Newsweek

12/31/2020

Dozens Accidentally Given Antibody Cocktail Instead of COVID Vaccine in West Virginia

Forty-two people were given the COVID treatment drug by mistake at a vaccination event in Boone County.

Source: Daily Beast

12/31/2020

Hospital employee let COVID vaccine doses expire intentionally, Wisconsin officials say

Source: Google News

12/31/2020

Essential workers in NC will get COVID vaccine priority. What does that mean?

Source: Google News

12/31/2020

Worst Spot for U.S. Brain Drain Gets Hope as Covid Vaccine Hub

Source: Bloomberg

12/31/2020

Hospital worker fired for deliberately leaving hundreds of COVID vaccine doses out of refrigerator

Milwaukee area hospital "more than disappointed that this individual's actions will result in a delay of more than 500 people receiving their vaccine."

Source: CBS News

12/31/2020

Wisconsin Hospital Worker Fired After 57 Vials Of COVID Vaccine Were Ruined

A Wisconsin hospital worker has been fired for intentionally removing COVID-19 vaccine from a refrigerator – forcing the hospital to throw out more than 500 ...

Source: YouTube

12/31/2020

You May Need A COVID Vaccine Passport To Travel In 2021

Now that coronavirus vaccines are starting to roll out in the US and abroad, many people may be dreaming of the day when they can travel, shop and go to the movies again. But in order to do those activities, you may eventually need something in addition to th…

Source: Cbslocal.com

12/31/2020

Covid vaccine rollout slower than expected as Americans wait for doses

NBC News correspondent Kerry Sanders joins CNBC's "The News with Shepard Smith" to report on the Covid-19 vaccine distribution plans and the mounting critici...

Source: YouTube

12/31/2020

Stanford Medicine: 'Inaccurate information' led to more non-frontline workers getting COVID vaccine

One non-frontline employee that received the vaccine told the Stanford Daily that he was...

Source: SFGate

12/30/2020

Oxford researcher confident Covid vaccines can be adapted to protect against future virus strains

"If we have to make new vaccines, we can make them now that we've done the initial work," Sir John Bell of Oxford University told CNBC.

Source: CNBC

12/30/2020

RI pharmacist weighs unknowns of COVID vaccine for pregnant women against high-risk status

A pregnant pharmacist does her homework and decides to get the COVID vaccine.

Source: The Providence Journal

12/30/2020

Warp Speed Officials Say Covid Vaccine Distribution Is Going Too Slowly

“We know that it should be better, and we’re working hard to make it better,” said Moncef Slaoui, a leader of the federal effort to accelerate vaccine development and distribution.

Source: New York Times

12/30/2020

Column: Unsurprisingly, Trump's rollout of the COVID vaccine is an utter fiasco

President Trump has screwed up the vaccine distribution -- just like everything else.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/30/2020

Operation Warp Speed chief says Covid vaccine distribution 'should be better' as U.S. misses goal

"We agree that that number is lower than what we had hoped for," Moncef Slaoui, chief advisor of Operation Warp Speed, said Wednesday.

Source: CNBC

12/30/2020

North Carolina revamps COVID vaccine plan, days after Charlotte hospital controversy

Source: Google News

12/30/2020

NC adjusts COVID vaccine plan to prioritize older adults and essential workers

Source: Google News

12/30/2020

You may need a COVID vaccine passport to travel In 2021

In order for people to travel in 2021, they may eventually need a COVID vaccine passport. Several companies and technology groups have begun developing smartphone apps or systems for individuals to upload details of their COVID-19 tests and vaccinations, crea…

Source: Wink News

12/30/2020

You May Need A COVID Vaccine Passport To Travel In 2021

Now that coronavirus vaccines are starting to roll out in the US and abroad, many people may be dreaming of the day when they can travel, shop and go to the movies again. But in order to do those activities, you may eventually need something in addition to th…

Source: Cbslocal.com

12/29/2020

COVID vaccine supersite opens at Chicago's Malcolm X College for non-hospital health care workers - WLS

A COVID-19 vaccine supersite opens at Malcolm X College on West Side. It will focus on vaccination for non-hospital health care workers.

Source: WLS-TV

12/29/2020

The Real Reason President Trump Hasn't Gotten the COVID Vaccine Yet

The COVID vaccine has now been administered to millions of Americans and although a handful of essential politicians and officials, including Vice President ...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/29/2020

Kentucky residents 'luck' into getting COVID vaccine Walgreens didn't want to expire - KGO

Members of the public in Kentucky lucked into getting vaccinated for COVID-19 when local Walgreens stores had extra doses that would have expired.

Source: ABC News

12/29/2020

You May Need A COVID Vaccine Passport To Travel In 2021

Now that coronavirus vaccines are starting to roll out in the US and abroad, many people may be dreaming of the day when they can travel, shop and go to the movies again. But in order to do those activities, you may eventually need something in addition to th…

Source: Cbslocal.com

12/29/2020

20,000 of Alabama’s 128,175 COVID vaccines have been administered; ADPH launches new tracker

ADPH has launched a new COVID vaccine tracker.

Source: AL.com

12/29/2020

Hundreds of COVID vaccine doses expire after ‘human error’ in Wisconsin, officials say

Source: Google News

12/29/2020

Kentucky residents 'luck' into getting COVID vaccine Walgreens didn't want to expire

Source: ABC News

12/29/2020

Doctor on COVID vaccine rollout, holiday travel concerns

The CDC says more than 11 million doses of coronavirus vaccines have been shipped across the U.S. this month, but so far only about 2 million people have rec...

Source: YouTube

12/29/2020

Less than half of French want Covid vaccine: poll

Just four in 10 people in France want to have a vaccination against Covid-19, a poll showed Tuesday, as concern also grows over the slow start to the...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/29/2020

Arizonans 75 and older moved to higher priority slot for COVID vaccine

The panel of health experts that makes Arizona's COVID-19 vaccination priority recommendations moved adults 75 and older into a higher slot.

Source: KTAR.com

12/29/2020

Nearly 500 Moderna COVID vaccine doses discarded in Grafton, Wisconsin at Aurora Medical Center - WLS

Nearly 500 Moderna COVID vaccine doses were discarded in Grafton, Wisconsin at Aurora Medical Center after being left out of a pharmacy refrigerator overnight.

Source: WLS-TV

12/29/2020

Anwar Hadid Says He's Not Anti-Vax, Open to Learning About COVID Vaccines

Anwar Hadid is setting the record straight on his covid-19 vaccination response.

Source: TMZ

12/29/2020

Arcturus Therapeutics shares slide 55% after COVID vaccine data are deemed 'underwhelming'

Raymond James downgrades stock and says single-dose regimen may not be viable

Source: MarketWatch

12/29/2020

CDC Issues COVID Vaccine Warnings for These Health Conditions

The CDC has updated its guidance about the COVID-19 vaccine for people with certain pre-existing medical conditions. "Adults of any age with certain...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/29/2020

The CDC Just Changed This Important COVID Vaccine Guideline

An update from the CDC has changed a COVID vaccine guideline for people with certain preexisting conditions, highlighting who can safely get their shots.

Source: Best Life

12/29/2020

The CDC Just Changed This Important COVID Vaccine Guideline

The release of effective coronavirus vaccines in mid-December represented a major milestone in hopefully overcoming the pandemic that has gripped the world...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/29/2020

Shasta County anticipates staying in Phase 1-A's COVID vaccine distribution for "a while"

Shasta County is currently still in Phase 1-A of the vaccine distribution plan and is continuing to see more and more doses get distributed weekly. Shasta County Public Health officials tell us they&rsquo;re anticipating for us to stay in Phase 1-A for a whil…

Source: KRCRTV.COM

12/29/2020

Covid vaccine rollouts underway around the world

NBC News' Bill Neely reports on how vaccine rollouts are going around the world, in countries such as South Africa, China and Russia.

Source: YouTube

12/28/2020

AstraZeneca Stock Pops On Reports Its Covid Vaccine Could Snag UK Authorization

AstraZeneca stock popped Monday on reports its experimental coronavirus vaccine could gain U.K. authorization as early as Tuesday.

Source: Investor's Business Daily

12/28/2020

U.K. Expected to Approve AstraZeneca Covid Vaccine

Dec.28 -- The U.K. is poised to approve the Covid-19 vaccine produced by AstraZeneca Plc and the University of Oxford, giving the country another powerful to...

Source: YouTube

12/28/2020

BREAKING: WHO chief scientist says not enough evidence that COVID vaccine prevents infection

Dr. Swaminathan said "I don't believe we have the evidence on any of the vaccines to be confident that it's going to prevent people from actually getting the infection and therefore passing it on."

Source: The Post Millennial

12/28/2020

The One Side Effect Fauci Is Worried About With His Next COVID Vaccine

Anthony Fauci, MD, predicts that he "might feel a little achy" as a side effect after his second dose of the COVID vaccine.

Source: Best Life

12/28/2020

Josh Brown breaks down his top 'epicenter' stock picks for 2021 as Covid vaccines roll out

Josh Brown, CEO of Ritholtz Wealth Management, joins 'Fast Money Halftime Report' to discuss his stock picks for 2021 as coronavirus vaccines roll out throug...

Source: YouTube

12/28/2020

New York attorney general investigating whether clinic fraudulently obtained Covid vaccine doses, Cuomo says

"We want to send a clear signal ... that if you violate the law on these vaccinations, we will find out and you will be prosecuted," Gov. Andrew Cuomo said.

Source: CNBC

12/28/2020

VIRUS TODAY: Huge study on another COVID vaccine is underway

— A huge study of another COVID-19 vaccine candidate is getting underway Monday as states continue to roll out scarce supplies of the nation’s first shots. ...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/28/2020

Operation Warp Speed Set To Miss Initial COVID Vaccine Distribution Goal

Operation Warp Speed is set to miss the first distribution goal it laid out, Trump administration officials said last week, saying that getting the vaccines to…

Source: TPM

12/28/2020

Disney employee, 33, says she got Covid vaccine – as hospital admits giving doses to non-healthcare workers

Disney employee says in a now-removed Facebook post that husband’s aunt was a ‘big deal’ at Los Angeles hospital

Source: Independent

12/28/2020

Doctor: COVID vaccine distribution "a logistical nightmare"

With millions having traveled for the holidays, health experts warn the worst of the coronavirus pandemic is yet to come. One in every 17 people in the U.S. ...

Source: YouTube

12/28/2020

Novavax starts late-stage trial of Covid vaccine in the U.S.

Covid vaccine in the U.S.: Novavax has begun a large late-stage study of its Covid vaccine. Vaccines from Pfizer and Moderna are already being administered.

Source: NBC News

12/28/2020

Novavax starts Phase 3 COVID vaccine trial with plans to enroll 30,000 volunteers in U.S. and Mexico

Novavax Inc. undefined said Monday it is starting a late-stage trial of its COVID-19 vaccine candidate with plans to enroll up to 30,000 volunteers at about...

Source: MarketWatch

12/28/2020

UK expected to approve Oxford-AstraZeneca Covid vaccine this week

The coronavirus vaccine being developed by AstraZeneca and the University of Oxford will is expected to be approved for use in the U.K. in coming days.

Source: CNBC

12/28/2020

Iran: Human testing of COVID vaccine to begin after animal trials

Iran is set to begin human trials of its own coronavirus vaccine.A pharmaceutical company has been registering volunteers, following successful tests on anim...

Source: YouTube

12/28/2020

‘I could potentially lose him.’ Black moms weigh heavy decision on COVID vaccine

Source: Google News

12/28/2020

Disney employee brags on Facebook that she got a COVID vaccine

A Riverside, California, woman, 33, who works at Disney wrote on December 20 that she was vaccinated thanks to a family connection at Redlands Community Hospital (pictured).

Source: Daily Mail

12/28/2020

VIRUS TODAY: Huge study on another COVID vaccine is underway

Here’s what’s happening Monday with the pandemic in the U.S.: THREE THINGS TO KNOW TODAY — A huge study of another COVID-19 vaccine candidate is getting underway Monday as states...

Source: Associated Press

12/28/2020

Moderna COVID vaccine causes swelling, inflammation in patients who have cosmetic facial fillers - KGO

The FDA advisory committee has noted a specific side effect to the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine involving several trial participants who have cosmetic facial fillers.

Source: KGO-TV

12/27/2020

Moderna COVID vaccine causes swelling, inflammation in patients who have cosmetic facial fillers - WLS

The FDA advisory committee has noted a specific side effect to the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine involving several trial participants who have cosmetic facial fillers.

Source: WLS-TV

12/27/2020

The 1 Major Dilemma Pfizer and Moderna Face With COVID Vaccine Trials

And there's no easy answer.

Source: Motley Fool

12/27/2020

NYC clinic in probe claims to no longer be offering unauthorized COVID vaccines

A Brooklyn clinic that’s under investigation for allegedly fraudulently obtaining and diverting highly coveted COVID-19 vaccines claimed Sunday that it’s no longer giving out shots. A h…

Source: New York Post

12/27/2020

NY Medical Provider Says Its Cooperating Amid Accusations of Illegal COVID Vaccine Distribution

ParCare Community Health Network said it intends to "actively cooperate" with state health and law enforcement officials as they pursue a criminal investigation.

Source: Newsweek

12/27/2020

Anwar Hadid is an Anti-Vaxxer Who Won't Get COVID Vaccine

Anwar Hadid will NOT get the COVID vaccine, despite the fact he has an underlying condition and is therefore more at risk for a bad outcome if he gets the virus.

Source: TMZ

12/27/2020

2 Come-From-Behind Stocks That Could Still Win the COVID Vaccine Race

One's a healthcare giant. The other is a small clinical-stage biotech.

Source: Motley Fool

12/27/2020

Woman Brags on Facebook She Got COVID Vaccine Through Connections

Redlands Community Hospital says it had doses left over and gave them to people who are not front-line healthcare workers.

Source: Daily Beast

12/27/2020

The first COVID vaccines were triumphs. What if the next are only OK?

Source: Hot Air

12/27/2020

New York opens investigation into healthcare provider that 'fraudulently obtained COVID vaccines'

Parcare Community Health Network is being investigated for allegedly acquiring up to 2,800 doses of the Moderna vaccine by fraudulent means, the state health department said Saturday.

Source: Daily Mail

12/26/2020

State Accuses Brooklyn-Based Health Network Of Fraudulently Securing COVID Vaccine

"We take this very seriously and DOH will be assisting State Police in a criminal investigation into this matter."

Source: Gothamist

12/26/2020

NY probes Brooklyn clinics over COVID vaccine distribution

A Brooklyn-based health network is facing a state police probe for allegedly improperly obtaining COVID-19 vaccines and distributing them to the public

Source: New York Daily News

12/26/2020

The Pulse: Learn how long COVID vaccines protect you

Learn how long COVID vaccines protect you

Source: YouTube

12/26/2020

From Polio To The COVID Vaccine, Dr. Peter Salk Sees Great Progress

At age 9, Dr. Salk was one of the first to get the polio vaccine in the 1950s that was invented by his father. Salk, now 76, says he's hugely impressed by the rapid development of the COVID vaccine.

Source: NPR

12/26/2020

Boston doctor was 'scared to death' by allergic reaction to Moderna COVID vaccine

Dr. Hossein Sadrzadeh is the first person to report such a reaction to the Moderna vaccine.

Source: New York Daily News

12/26/2020

Have Americans Changed Their Minds About the COVID Vaccine Now That It's Here?

For months, Americans have looked to a vaccine for the Wuhan coronavirus as a way to get the pandemic to come to an end. Now that the FDA approved Pfizer

Source: Townhall

12/26/2020

Boston doctor issues warning to take precautions after he experienced a COVID vaccine reaction

On Saturday, the New York Daily News reported that a doctor in Boston is urging precautions after experiencing a severe allergic reaction to the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine. "Dr. Hossein Sadrzadeh is the first person to report such a reaction to the Moderna …

Source: Raw Story

12/26/2020

Moderna COVID vaccine causes swelling, inflammation in patients who have cosmetic facial fillers - KTRK

The FDA advisory committee has noted a specific side effect to the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine involving several trial participants who have cosmetic facial fillers.

Source: KTRK-TV

12/26/2020

Guyanese scientist in Pfizer COVID vaccine team says it’s safe for use

The rapid development of COVID-19 vaccines has caused much wariness and concern, but Guyanese-born scientist Vidia Roopchand, who is employed with Pfizer Inc is assuring that all safety standards were observed during the development of the Pfizer-BioNTech vac…

Source: Stabroek News

12/26/2020

The first Covid vaccines were triumphs. What if the next are only OK?

Health experts worry that the public could balk if offered a shot that's only moderately effective.

Source: Politico

12/26/2020

Boston doctor says he almost had to be INTUBATED after suffering severe allergic reaction from Moderna Covid vaccine

A physician in Boston said he suffered one of the worst allergic reactions he’s ever experienced after receiving Moderna’s Covid-19 jab, following a string of similar cases resulting from Pfizer’s vaccine.

Source: RT

12/26/2020

State to publish calendar detailing distribution timeline for COVID vaccine

“If everything goes fairly closely to plan, by the end of summer, the entire state will have had an opportunity to get vaccinated."

Source: Hawaii News Now

12/26/2020

Boston doctor has severe allergic reaction to Moderna Covid vaccine

US News: A doctor in Boston with a shellfish allergy developed a severe allergic reaction after receiving Moderna’s coronavirus vaccine on Thursday, the New Yo.

Source: The Times of India

12/26/2020

Moderna COVID Vaccine Swells Cosmetic Facial Fillers in Some

A Food and Drug Administration advisory committee has noted people with cosmetic facial fillers could experience side effects from Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine....

Source: Newsmax

12/26/2020

Boston doctor has severe allergic reaction to Moderna COVID vaccine -NYT

It is the first severe reaction publicly linked to Moderna’s vaccine.

Source: The Jerusalem Post

12/26/2020

Boston Doctor Has Severe Allergic Reaction to Moderna COVID Vaccine

A doctor in Boston with a shellfish allergy developed a severe allergic reaction after receiving Moderna's coronavirus vaccine on Thursday, the New York Times reported on Friday, citing the doctor. Dr. Hossein Sadrzadeh, a geriatric oncology fellow at Boston …

Source: Newsmax

12/26/2020

Boston doctor has severe allergic reaction to Moderna COVID vaccine: NYT

A doctor in Boston with a shellfish allergy developed a severe allergic reaction after receiving Moderna's coronavirus vaccine on Thursday, the New York Times reported on Friday, citing the doctor.

Source: Reuters

12/26/2020

Boston doctor has severe allergic reaction to Moderna COVID vaccine -NYT

A doctor in Boston with a shellfish allergy developed a severe allergic reaction after receiving Moderna’s coronavirus vaccine on Thursday, the New York...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/26/2020

Doctor reportedly has severe allergic reaction to Moderna COVID vaccine

A Boston doctor suffered a serious allergic reaction to Moderna’s coronavirus vaccine, the first of its kind documented, a report said Friday. Dr. Hossein Sadrzadeh, a geriatric oncologist at…

Source: New York Post

12/25/2020

Boston doctor reports serious allergic reaction after getting Moderna’s COVID vaccine

Source: Google News

12/25/2020

Here's What to Know About Pfizer's 'Extra' COVID Vaccine Doses

It turns out vaccine makers have their own version of a baker's dozen.

Source: Motley Fool

12/25/2020

What Should Investors Know About 2-Dose COVID Vaccines?

A vaccination expert unpacks the challenges presented by a two-dose schedule.

Source: Motley Fool

12/24/2020

Which countries have rolled out COVID vaccine?

Pfizer-BioNTech, Moderna, Sputnik V and Sinopharm vaccines being administered to people in more than 10 countries.

Source: Al Jazeera English

12/24/2020

Moderna COVID vaccine causes swelling, inflammation in patients who have cosmetic facial fillers - KABC

The FDA advisory committee has noted a specific side effect to the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine involving several trial participants who have cosmetic facial fillers.

Source: KABC-TV

12/24/2020

Teachers, Police, and Food Service Workers Could Be Next to Get COVID Vaccine in California

A committee tasked with recommending who will be in the "Tier 1-B" group for COVID vaccinations in California, and they met Wednesday to begin finalizing those recommendation.

Source: SFist

12/24/2020

Turkey says China's Sinovac COVID vaccine 91.25% effective in late trials

A COVID-19 vaccine developed by China's Sinovac Biotech is 91.25% effective, according to interim data from a late-stage trial in Turkey, a potentially much better result than reported from a separate trial of the vaccine in Brazil.

Source: Reuters

12/24/2020

Turkey says China's Sinovac COVID vaccine 91.25% effective in late trials

ANKARA (Reuters) -A COVID-19 vaccine developed by China's Sinovac Biotech is 91.25% effective, according to interim data from a late-stage trial in Turkey, a...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/24/2020

Mexico Begins Covid Vaccine Rollout

Mexico is the first country in Latin America, a region hard hit by the coronavirus, to begin delivering vaccines. A head nurse at a Mexico City hospital was the first to get a shot.

Source: New York Times

12/24/2020

Iran says U.S. approved its funds transfer to buy COVID vaccines

Iran has won U.S. approval to transfer funds for coronavirus vaccines from overseas, the central bank chief said on Thursday, as its daily death toll fell to a three-month low.

Source: Reuters

12/24/2020

Pfizer COVID Vaccine Triggers Its First Allergic Reaction in New York City

Over 30,000 people in the city have had the Pfizer vaccine without experiencing a reaction, according to officials.

Source: Newsweek

12/24/2020

Give COVID vaccine to teachers and these other key workers next, California panel proposes

Source: Google News

12/24/2020

Essential workers are at the front of the line for Covid vaccines — but who is 'essential' and who decides? | TheHill

It’s not quite clear.

Source: The Hill

12/23/2020

'Slower than expected': Covid vaccines are not being given as quickly as projected

When will I get the Covid vaccine? Pfizer and Moderna vaccines are rolling out, but how many people have actually had shots in arms?

Source: NBC News

12/23/2020

WATCH LIVE: Health officials discuss Covid vaccines after U.S. administers 1 million shots— 12/23/20

Officials from the Health and Human Services Department and Pentagon are holding a joint briefing Wednesday on the Trump administration's Covid-19 vaccine pr...

Source: YouTube

12/23/2020

First reported severe allergic reaction following COVID vaccine happens in Decatur

According to Dr. Karen Landers with the Alabama Department of Public Health, on Dec. 22nd, one person who received the vaccine at the Decatur Morgan Hospital experienced anaphylaxis, a severe allergic reaction, several minutes after taking the vaccine.

Source: WAFF

12/23/2020

1st batch of approved COVID vaccines reaches Latin America

The first formally approved batch of coronavirus vaccine to arrive in Latin America was met with ceremonies fitting a VIP on Wednesday — flags, television...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/23/2020

NYC Health Care Worker Had Significant Allergic Reaction To COVID Vaccine

The Department of Health said the individual was treated and is in stable condition.

Source: Gothamist

12/23/2020

Who gets the COVID vaccine next in CT?

Gov. Ned Lamont, 66, now finds himself in “Phase 1C,” a third tier of CT residents...

Source: CT Post

12/23/2020

Should You Worry About This Side Effect to Moderna's and Pfizer's COVID Vaccines?

The short answer is "no."

Source: Motley Fool

12/23/2020

If You Live In Texas, You May Be Getting Your COVID Vaccine Sooner

Despite CDC recommendations, you could bet getting your COVID vaccine sooner if you live in Texas depending on your age and current health status.

Source: Best Life

12/23/2020

If You Live in This State, You May Be Getting Your COVID Vaccine Sooner

The rollout of two effective coronavirus vaccines has provided the first boosts of public optimism that the end of the pandemic is actually in sight. As...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/23/2020

Why we should think of the Covid vaccine 'like a tetanus shot,' according to NIH director

NIH Director Dr. Francis Collins discusses Covid vaccine distribution, the highly contagious variant of Covid in the U.K., and the latest virus surge.

Source: CNBC

12/23/2020

Members Of Congress Face Backlash For Being Among First To Receive Covid Vaccine | NBC Nightly News

A number of Congress members are facing backlash for receiving the Covid-19 vaccine before front line workers and Americans who are most vulnerable.» Subscri...

Source: YouTube

12/22/2020

Tedesco: Bergen Category 1A Health Care Workers Can Get COVID Vaccine Next Week At New Bridge

Doctors, nurses, pharmacists, dentists and all other Category 1A health care workers from Bergen County can get doses of the COVID-19 vaccine sometime next week at New Bridge Medical Center in Paramus, County Executive Jim Tedesco announ...

Source: Rutherford Daily Voice

12/22/2020

Pfizer nears deal with U.S. government for more Covid vaccine doses, sources say

The deal could be announced as early as Wednesday, according to a source. The New York Times first reported the news.

Source: CNBC

12/22/2020

What We Know About Allergic Reactions to the COVID Vaccines

Including that the CDC has safeguards in place.

Source: Lifehacker.com

12/22/2020

Hamilton County To Begin Dispensing COVID Vaccine Wednesday To Those In Tier 1a1

Source: The Chattanoogan

12/22/2020

Here's Your COVID Vaccine Rumor Roundup

Two COVID vaccines are now available in the US, and are currently being administered to healthcare workers and residents of long-term care facilities. But it’s new, and new things are scary, and both COVID and its vaccine have been relentlessly politicized. R…

Source: Lifehacker.com

12/22/2020

Teachers, grocery workers, prison guards and oldest Americans may be next in line for Covid vaccine

The initial deliveries of Covid-19 vaccines to Oregon, Washington state and Idaho are spoken for — at least well into next month. High-risk health care...

Source: KUOW News and Information

12/22/2020

Texas strays from federal guidance on COVID vaccine plan

First the health care workers, then seniors and Texans with chronic conditions

Source: Hot Air

12/22/2020

These People Shouldn't Get 2 Doses of the COVID Vaccine, CDC Says

People with severe allergies are being advised to exercise caution after a small number of patients experienced allergic reactions to the COVID-19 vaccine.

Source: Best Life

12/22/2020

These Are the Only People Who Shouldn't Get 2 Doses of the COVID Vaccine

As the COVID-19 vaccine rolls out across America, many are not-so-patiently waiting for their turn to get inoculated. But certain people have been told to...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/22/2020

Why Pfizer And Moderna Can't Be Sued For Covid Vaccine Side Effects

The U.S. began vaccinating the population against the coronavirus earlier this month, but mass adoption is not a guarantee. Roughly four in ten Americans say...

Source: YouTube

12/22/2020

Priority COVID Vaccine for Congress Sparks Feuds, Accusations of ‘Cutting in Line’

Lawmakers who have been among the first Americans to receive the coronavirus vaccine in recent days have been met with backlash and congressional infighting ...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/22/2020

Of Course Black Americans Are Wary Of The COVID Vaccines. Here’s A Path Forward

NEW YORK, NY – DECEMBER 14: Sandra Lindsay, left, a nurse at Long Island Jewish Medical Center, is inoculated with the COVID-19 vaccine by Dr. Michelle...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/22/2020

Covid Vaccine During Pregnancy? Even Doctors Struggle With This Question

A doctor struggles with the lack of data surrounding the Covid-19 vaccine and pregnancy.

Source: New York Times

12/22/2020

CVS to play key role in getting COVID vaccine to long-term care residents in Florida

CVS Health is playing a key role in getting the vaccines to long-term care facilities and 11 other states. During the pandemic, we&rsquo;ve seen photo after photo of nursing home residents, visiting their loved ones through glass windows. Caption: WEAR. CVS H…

Source: WEAR

12/22/2020

Elderly Texans and those with chronic conditions get priority in next COVID vaccine phase

<p>The decision comes after a panel of health experts recommended that the state prioritize people most vulnerable to the disease.</p>

Source: Houston Chronicle

12/21/2020

E.U. Agency Approves Pfizer Covid Vaccine

In a landmark collective undertaking, the bloc is poised to start distributing shots to all 27 member nations and their 410 million citizens.

Source: New York Times

12/21/2020

U.S. plans to study allergic reactions from Pfizer's Covid vaccine

The U.S. is planning a study to find out why some people have suffered from allergic reactions after receiving a Covid vaccine, an NIAID official told CNBC.

Source: CNBC

12/21/2020

Joni Ernst Sparks Backlash for Getting COVID Vaccine After Spreading Conspiracy

The GOP senator from Iowa received the COVID-19 vaccine on Sunday despite saying earlier she was "so skeptical" of the coronavirus mortality rate and suggesting health-care workers were faking the...

Source: Newsweek

12/21/2020

Iowa Senator Roni Ernst slammed for 'jumping' COVID vaccine line

Iowa Sen Roni Ernst, who once suggested that doctors were faking the coronavirus to make money, has come under fire for 'jumping' in front of vulnerable people in order to get vaccinated.

Source: Daily Mail

12/21/2020

Trump Covid vaccine czar says 'extremely low' chance Pfizer and Moderna shots won't work against new strain

President Trump's coronavirus vaccine czar said Monday he expects Pfizer's and Moderna's Covid-19 shots will be effective against a new mutation of the virus.

Source: CNBC

12/21/2020

Caution urged as covid vaccines arrive in Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania Health Secretary Dr. Rachel Levine laid out the state’s vaccine distribution progress Monday while updating the public on covid’s mounting toll in the state. Levine reported 7,745 new covid-19 cases statewide Monday and 7,355 Sunday, bringing the…

Source: TribLIVE

12/21/2020

Pfizer, BioNTech Covid Vaccine Receives European Backing

(Bloomberg) -- Pfizer Inc. and BioNTech SE’s Covid-19 vaccine won European approval, clearing the way for inoculations to start before the end of the year as...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/21/2020

Gabbard rips young Congress members for taking COVID vaccine before elderly

The Hawaii congresswoman made the remarks in a Monday morning tweet as members of Congress receive the Pfizer drug as part of a “continuity of governance” plan, vaulting them to the fro…

Source: New York Post

12/21/2020

As COVID vaccines roll out, where do kids fit in?

With COVID-19 vaccine trials just starting to look at kids and teens, plus the rollout timeline and parents' concerns, a return to normal school life is unlikely to come anytime soon. Testing of a vaccine for teenagers could be complete by midyear. Vaccine st…

Source: Atlanta Journal Constitution

12/21/2020

European Union approves BioNTech-Pfizer COVID vaccine | Coronavirus Update

The European Medicines Agency (EMA) approved the BioNTech-Pfizer coronavirus mRNA vaccine on Monday. It means the mass vaccination of some 450 million people...

Source: YouTube

12/21/2020

False Claims About Nurse’s Death After COVID Vaccine Go Viral

Fact-Check on Coronavirus Vaccine | Social media posts saying that a nurse died in the United States of America after receiving the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine have gone viral but we found that the nurse had only fainted because of a medical condition.

Source: The Quint

12/21/2020

The impact of the anti-vaxx movement: What happens if only half the country gets the Covid vaccine?

About 53 per cent of Americans say they will take a first-generation Covid-19 vaccine, poll finds

Source: Independent

12/21/2020

Pfizer, BioNTech Covid Vaccine Receives European Backing

Source: Bloomberg

12/21/2020

Dolly Parton’s sister blasts ‘moldy’ politicians for getting the covid vaccine first

‘I noticed you started getting vaccinated right away while people are starving and dying’

Source: Independent

12/21/2020

Inside J&J's Latam COVID vaccine trial, a rush to recruit is followed by disappointment

Earlier this month, Johnson & Johnson abruptly called for an end to enrollment in its coronavirus vaccine trial and told scientists from six Latin American countries to wrap up their work within 48 hours, two researchers told Reuters.

Source: Reuters

12/21/2020

Scientist working on covid vaccine found dead with stab wounds after fall from building

Alexander ‘Sasha’ Kagansky was best known for his work on fighting cancer. He fell from the 14th floor window of a residential tower block in just his underwear

Source: Mirror Online

12/20/2020

AOC Marvelously Explains What COVID Vaccine Does, Gets Shot Herself

Rep. Ocasio-Cortez's explanation of the COVID vaccine is a thing of beauty.

Source: TMZ

12/20/2020

CDC advisory group: Older adults, front-line essential workers to get Covid vaccine next

When can I get the Covid-19 vaccine? A CDC advisory committee voted on recommendations that adults ages 75 and older and front-line essential workers get the vaccine next.

Source: NBC News

12/20/2020

People over 75, essential workers next in line for covid vaccine

NEW YORK — An expert committee put people 75 and older and essential workers like firefighters, teachers and grocery store workers next in line for COVID-19 shots as a second vaccine began rolling out Sunday to hospitals, a desperately needed boost as the nat…

Source: TribLIVE

12/20/2020

U.S. frontline essential workers, 75-and-over should be next for COVID vaccines - CDC panel

A U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention advisory panel on Sunday recommended that frontline essential workers and persons 75 years and older should be next in line to receive a COVID-19 vaccine.

Source: Reuters

12/20/2020

Federal agency says employers can legally require workers to get COVID vaccine

The guidance came just days before the CDC issued updated guidance about the vaccine for people with severe allergies

Source: TheBlaze

12/20/2020

Pfizer's COVID vaccine: CDC confirms 6 cases of anaphylaxis

shots have been given so far. The six cases of anaphylaxis, an acute and potentially life-threatening allergic reaction, were reported in patients under the age of 65 in different parts of the country last week, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Preven…

Source: New York Daily News

12/20/2020

CDC Issues COVID Vaccine Recommendations, Suggests Prioritizing Hard-Hit Minority Communities

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have released a set of recommendations on how to prioritize vaccine distribution among recipients who are not members of the healthcare community and, according to the Daily Mail, suggests vaccinating minority co…

Source: The Daily Wire

12/20/2020

Nate Silver Draws Criticism for COVID Vaccine Report Interpretation

The data journalist called it "pretty embarrassing" for such public health professionals that it was "largely outsiders like" him and other journalists, who had flagged concerns with a recent report.

Source: Newsweek

12/20/2020

The Facts about the COVID Vaccines and Fetal Cell Lines

Pfizer’s coronavirus vaccine is now being distributed — first to medical workers and vulnerable groups, then to the general public — in the United States...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/20/2020

CDC CONFIRMS six people have suffered adverse reactions to COVID vaccine

Officials tracking possible side effects of the first COVID-19 vaccine said on Saturday they have seen at least six cases of severe allergic reactions out of more than a quarter million shots given.

Source: Daily Mail

12/20/2020

Covid vaccine: 'Disappearing' needles and other rumours debunked

We examine widely shared false claims about vaccines - from "disappearing" needles to a "dead" nurse.

Source: BBC News

12/20/2020

EU Covid vaccine delay 'will cost 15,000 lives', economist warns

Regulators at the European Medicines Agency (EMA) will meet tomorrow to decide whether to approve the Pfizer/BioNTech jab, which was developed in the German city of Mainz.

Source: Daily Mail

12/19/2020

Chicago-area hospital abruptly halts administering COVID vaccine after multiple reactions in staff members

'Out of an abundance of caution...'

Source: TheBlaze

12/19/2020

Government Agency Chimes in on Employers Requiring COVID Vaccines

Now that the Federal Drug Administration (FDA) has granted an Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) for the Pfizer and Moderna coronavirus vaccines, Americans across the country – particularly frontline workers like

Source: Townhall

12/19/2020

Coronavirus: Trump's Covid vaccine chief admits delivery mistake

The army general apologises to states who will get fewer Pfizer doses than they were expecting.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/19/2020

Here's What Investors Should Know About AstraZeneca's COVID Vaccine Data

The mysterious case of the half-dose.

Source: Motley Fool

12/19/2020

Inside The Clinical Trial For Moderna's Covid Vaccine | NBC News NOW

NBC News’ Maura Barrett reports on the Moderna Covid vaccine trials as the world awaits a decision from the FDA to approve emergency use authorization of a s...

Source: YouTube

12/19/2020

Rich Americans are trying to cut the line for Covid vaccine, doctors say

'These people don't usually have to wait’

Source: Independent

12/19/2020

When Can You Get A Covid Vaccine? | NBC News NOW

The first Covid-19 vaccines are here and thousands of health care workers are getting doses already. Yet it will take several months to vaccinate the general...

Source: YouTube

12/19/2020

Black Americans wary of Covid vaccine effort

History of institutional racism has made minority groups sceptical of vaccinations

Source: Financial Times

12/19/2020

US head nurse faints during press briefing, received COVID vaccine shot hours back

Tiffany Dover, a head nurse at Chattanooga Hospital in Tennessee, created a stir after she passed out during a press briefing from CHI Memorial Hospital.

Source: India.com

12/19/2020

At Mayo, mixed emotions as front-line workers get first COVID vaccines; hospital waits for next delivery

Amid cheers and celebration, the size and speed of Mayo Clinic’s next vaccine allocation remains in flux.

Source: Minnesota Public Radio News

12/18/2020

Disgraced former GOP governor given early COVID vaccine — after Alabama’s supply was cut by 40 percent: report

Source: Google News

12/18/2020

Disgraced former GOP governor given early COVID vaccine — after Alabama’s supply was cut by 40 percent: report

Former Gov. Robert Bentley (R-AL) posted photos to Twitter on Friday that he says show him receiving the COVID-19 vaccine. Bentley, who resigned from office in 2017 after pleading guilty to campaign finance violations, is barred from life from seeking public …

Source: Raw Story

12/18/2020

Medical experts say nurse passing out not a side effect of COVID vaccine

CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee (WDEF) – Memorial Hospital Nurse Manager Tiffany Dover was one of the first people at the hospital to receive the vaccine. Shortly after receiving the vaccine, she fainted while speaking to the media. She said fainting is a fairly commo…

Source: WDEF News 12

12/18/2020

Rich people try to jump line for COVID vaccine: report

The rich and powerful are trying to wield their wealth to get priority access to the COVID-19 vaccine, according to a new report.

Source: New York Daily News

12/18/2020

If You Did This in 2020, You Can Get Your COVID Vaccine Sooner

Many people are eager to get the COVID vaccine sooner, as the general public is expected to wait months. However, if you did this, you may get it sooner.

Source: Best Life

12/18/2020

Nurse With Pain Condition Faints After Receiving Covid Vaccine

The nurse has a condition that causes her to faint when she experiences pain

Source: LADbible

12/18/2020

Pelosi receives Covid vaccine, McConnell to follow as shots are reserved for senior U.S. officials

The vaccine likely won't be available to the general public for months as Pfizer ramps up production of the vaccine.

Source: CNBC

12/18/2020

Dr. Scott Gottlieb expects Covid vaccine shortages to last even if Moderna receives clearance

"I think they could have pushed out more vaccine through the hospitals this month than what they're doing," Dr. Scott Gottlieb told CNBC on Friday.

Source: CNBC

12/18/2020

CVS Health, Walgreens start providing Covid vaccines at thousands of hard-hit nursing homes

Nursing home and assisted living facility residents are among the first to get the shots because they have been particularly hard-hit by the coronavirus.

Source: CNBC

12/18/2020

Comfort and joy over COVID vaccines collide with Christmas curbs

LONDON (Reuters) -Coronavirus vaccine approvals have brought comfort and joy for many this Christmas but failed to halt new curbs on travel and gatherings as...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/18/2020

The One Thing About the COVID Vaccine That's Surprising Even Doctors

It's safe to say that there have been very few pleasant surprises when it comes to the coronavirus pandemic. Lately, the most remarkable ones would be that...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/18/2020

Nurse Fainting After COVID Vaccine Not Due to Shot Ingredients, Doctor Says

The nurse, who has a condition that often causes her to faint when she experiences pain, recovered quickly.

Source: Newsweek

12/18/2020

This calculator tells you exactly when you're likely to get your Covid vaccine

Only 39 million people ahead of me

Source: The Tab

12/18/2020

PR DISASTER: Nurse Faints 17 Minutes After Getting COVID Vaccine on Live TV

With the arrival of the new COVID-19 vaccination that was rushed through trials and manufacturing at record speeds, the last thing the medical community wants is for the public to witness a possible b...

Source: PJ Media

12/18/2020

J&J says late-stage COVID vaccine trial fully enrolled

Johnson &amp; Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) says it has fully enrolled participants for the first late-stage trial of its COVID-19 single-dose vaccine candidate.The Ensemble trial has enrolled ~45K participants and is being conducted by its Janssen unit, J&amp;J says, a…

Source: Seeking Alpha

12/18/2020

Nurse faints after getting COVID vaccine

A nurse fainted at a Thursday press conference after receiving the coronavirus vaccine at a Tennessee hospital.

Source: The Washington Times

12/18/2020

McConnell, Pelosi say they'll get Covid vaccine soon

The announcements come as Vice President Mike Pence and President-elect Joe Biden also plan to get vaccinated.

Source: Politico

12/18/2020

FDA Advisers Recommend Moderna's Covid Vaccine | NBC Nightly News

The FDA’s outside advisory committee has recommended emergency authorization for Moderna’s vaccine, bringing the U.S. one step closer to a second vaccine.» S...

Source: YouTube

12/18/2020

Covid vaccine: India expects to 'begin vaccination in January'

India's vaccination programme aims to reach 300 million people by early August.

Source: BBC News

12/18/2020

Lancaster County healthcare workers begin getting COVID vaccine

About a minute past 4 p.m. Thursday, Bobbi Jo Hurst injected a dose of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine into the arm of Dr. Joseph Kontra at Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health’s

Source: LancasterOnline

12/17/2020

Alabama health officials fighting COVID vaccine misinformation on social media

The Alabama Department of Public Health is working overtime trying to combat misinformation about the COVID-19 vaccine that's circulating on social media.

Source: WVTM13

12/17/2020

FDA Advisers Vote To Recommend Moderna's Covid Vaccine For Emergency Use Authorization | NBC News

NBC News' Tom Costello reports on the vote by an independent panel of advisers to the Food and Drug Administration to overwhelmingly recommended that the age...

Source: YouTube

12/17/2020

Inslee: Washington COVID vaccine allocation will be cut

Jay JannerA vial of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine rests on a table at the University of Texas Health Austin Dell Medical School on Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2020, in Austin, Texas.SEATTLE (AP) — Gov. Jay Inslee says Washington’s allocation of the COVID-19 vacc…

Source: KXLY Spokane

12/17/2020

Twitter to remove tweets that spread lies about Covid vaccines

‘Anti-vaxxer’ misinformation to be tackled from next week, and conspiracy theories from 2021

Source: The Guardian

12/17/2020

HHS Secretary Azar says Pfizer keeps government at 'arm's length' on Covid vaccine manufacturing

Source: CNBC

12/17/2020

Why Didn't Pfizer Stock Jump More After Winning Authorization for Its COVID Vaccine?

The failure to launch really isn't all that surprising.

Source: Motley Fool

12/17/2020

Sir Ian McKellen Feeling ‘Euphoric’ After Taking Covid Vaccine

Veteran actor Sir Ian McKellen claims he is feeling "euphoric" after becoming one of the first people to receive the new Pfizer vaccine.

Source: Breitbart News

12/17/2020

Texas critical care doctor says nurses won’t get COVID vaccine for ‘politically motivated’ reasons

A doctor in Houston, Texas has revealed that “more than half of the nurses in his unit” are not willing to take the coronavirus vaccine due to politically motivated reasons, despite the state’s healthcare systems being inundated with increasing positive coron…

Source: Raw Story

12/17/2020

2nd healthcare worker in Alaska reports adverse reaction to COVID vaccine

Health officials in Alaska have reported that a second health care worker had an adverse reaction to a COVID-19 vaccine.

Source: FOX 5 NY

12/17/2020

WATCH LIVE: FDA panel discusses Moderna's Covid vaccine for emergency use — 12/17/2020

A Food and Drug Administration panel is meeting Thursday to vote on whether to recommend the approval of Moderna's coronavirus vaccine for emergency use.Befo...

Source: YouTube

12/17/2020

Live: FDA Panel Meets To Vote On Moderna Covid Vaccine Authorization | NBC News

An outside committee for the Food and Drug Administration meets to vote on the U.S. authorization of the Covid-19 vaccine from Moderna.» Subscribe to NBC New...

Source: YouTube

12/17/2020

Will Moderna Stock Soar If Its COVID Vaccine Is Authorized?

As the magic eight ball might say, "Signs point to 'yes.'"

Source: Motley Fool

12/17/2020

FOCUS-COVID vaccine is bonanza for digital supply chain tracking industry

More than half of vaccines go to waste globally every year because of temperature control, logistics and shipment-related issues.

Source: Reuters

12/17/2020

COVID vaccine is bonanza for digital supply chain tracking industry

More than half of vaccines go to waste globally every year because of temperature control, logistics and shipment-related issues.

Source: Reuters

12/17/2020

FOCUS-COVID vaccine is bonanza for digital supply chain tracking industry

More than half of vaccines go to waste globally every year because of temperature control, logistics and shipment-related issues.

Source: Reuters

12/17/2020

Covid vaccines will bring recovery in 2021 — but it won't be 'business as usual,' says Singapore minister

Vivian Balakrishnan, Singapore's foreign minister, said technology such as artificial intelligence and robotics will alter jobs and economies globally.

Source: CNBC

12/17/2020

Local doctor says there are still lots of unanswered questions about COVID vaccine

Dr. Philip Chan, who's an infectious disease doctor with the Rhode Island Department of Health, says there are still a lot of unanswered questions about the coronavirus vaccines because they are so new. NBC 10's Dan Jaehnig spoke asked Chan questions that wer…

Source: Turn to 10

12/17/2020

Twitter To Remove Or Place Warning Labels On COVID Vaccine Conspiracy Tweets

The social media giant says it will not allow tweets containing "unsubstantiated rumors, disputed claims" or promotion of "out of context information" about the vaccine.

Source: NPR

12/17/2020

First nursing home residents get COVID vaccine as rollout expands

Although coronavirus vaccines have made their way across the U.S., there have been some hiccups. David Begnaud takes a look.Subscribe to the "CBS Evening New...

Source: YouTube

12/17/2020

Mike And Karen Pence Will Get The COVID Vaccine Before Cameras This Friday

President-elect Joe Biden is also likely to get the vaccine next week.

Source: BuzzFeed News

12/17/2020

First Severe Reaction To Covid Vaccine Reported In U.S. | NBC Nightly News

10 minutes after receiving the Pfizer vaccine, a health care worker at a hospital in Alaska was rushed to the ER with a severe rash and shortness of breath. ...

Source: YouTube

12/17/2020

Alaska health care worker suffers severe allergic reaction minutes after receiving COVID vaccine

U.S. health authorities warned doctors to be on the lookout for rare allergic reactions when they rolled out the first vaccine, made by Pfizer and Germany’s BioNTech. Britain had reported a few similar allergic reactions a week earlier.

Source: WFLA

12/17/2020

Alaska woman has allergic reaction to COVID vaccine

Health officials in Alaska reported Wednesday that a health care worker had a severe allergic reaction to a COVID-19 vaccine within 10 minutes of receiving a...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/17/2020

Health care worker has allergic reaction to Pfizer’s COVID vaccine

JUNEAU, Alaska (KRON/AP) – An Alaska health care worker was hospitalized after experiencing a serious allergic reaction to Pfizer’s coronavirus vaccine on Tuesday. Two similar instances happened in Britain last week. The worker experienced shortness of breath…

Source: KRON4

12/16/2020

Amazon vies for its workers to get priority access to Covid vaccine

A top Amazon executive wrote to a CDC panel asking that the company's front-line employees "receive the Covid-19 vaccine at the earliest appropriate time."

Source: CNBC

12/16/2020

Great Falls residents receive COVID vaccine

Source: KRTV Great Falls News

12/16/2020

Dr. Fauci says U.S. could return to normal by mid-fall if most people get Covid vaccine

Returning to normal will require somewhere between 75% and 85% of the population to get inoculated against Covid-19, Dr. Anthony Fauci told CNBC.

Source: CNBC

12/16/2020

'I'm going to be able to hug my mom again': COVID vaccine arrives first for Native nations in Minn.

As the coronavirus vaccine makes its way to states and tribal nations across the country, health care workers on reservations across Minnesota were among the first to be vaccinated. The director of the federal Indian Health Service visited the White Earth Nat…

Source: Minnesota Public Radio News

12/16/2020

Major CEOs signal Covid vaccine mandates could be on the way

Some business leaders are in favor of requiring their employees take Covid-19 vaccines.

Source: CNN

12/16/2020

Some members of public could start getting Covid vaccine in late January, Cuomo says

New York began vaccinating health care workers earlier this week

Source: syracuse.com

12/16/2020

Health Care Worker Had Serious Allergic Reaction After Pfizer's Covid Vaccine

The person did not have a history of drug allergies. Two similar reactions happened last week in Britain.

Source: New York Times

12/16/2020

Dr. Scott Gottlieb worries that states may struggle with last-mile logistics of administering Covid vaccines

The challenges of distributing Covid-19 antibody drugs could portend issues with vaccine logistics, Dr. Scott Gottlieb told CNBC.

Source: CNBC

12/16/2020

‘Excited’ Huntsville Hospital staff get COVID vaccine, hope for ‘new chapter’

Physicians, nurses and other employees at Huntsville Hospital lined up for vaccinations against COVID-19 today

Source: AL.com

12/16/2020

India May Need To Spend $1.8 Billion On Covid Vaccines In First Phase

India will have to spend $1.4 billion to $1.8 billion in the first phase of a coronavirus vaccination programme, even after getting support under the COVAX global vaccine-sharing scheme, according to estimates by the GAVI vaccines alliance.

Source: NDTV News

12/16/2020

British American Tobacco wins approval to test Covid vaccine on humans

Treatment grown on tobacco plants gets US backing for clinical study

Source: The Guardian

12/16/2020

First Topeka healthcare workers receive COVID vaccine

Staff at Topeka's Stormont Vail Hospital were first in Topeka to receive COVID vaccination.

Source: WIBW

12/16/2020

Ireland’s health minister confirms plans for Covid vaccine ‘certificates’ & suggests people who refuse jab could face restrictions

Ireland intends to issue Covid-19 vaccine certificates which could potentially become required ID for certain activities, and the country’s vaccination program could begin by year’s end, health minister Stephen Donnelly has said.

Source: RT

12/16/2020

Are COVID Vaccine Makers Overly Optimistic About Their Capacity?

Hopefully not. But it's still possible.

Source: Motley Fool

12/16/2020

Exuberant Boston health care workers feel 'Good as Hell' as they dance for joy about getting COVID vaccines

Boston Medical was one of the first places in the state to receive the vaccine — and its workers show their joy in a viral dance to 'Good as Hell.'

Source: USA Today

12/16/2020

Your COVID Vaccine Could Protect You for This Long, Expert Says

According to the chief medical adviser for Operation Warp Speed, it's possible that your COVID vaccine could protect you for this many years.

Source: Best Life

12/16/2020

Here's When the COVID Vaccine Is Coming to Your Local Pharmacy

According to executives from some of the nation's top chains, the COVID vaccine could arrive at your local pharmacy as soon as early spring.

Source: Best Life

12/16/2020

COVID vaccine: Chicago area hospitals frustrated by perceived Pfizer shot shipment delays - WLS

The distribution plan for the first wave of the COVID- vaccine is frustrating some Chicago area hospitals and angering others

Source: WLS-TV

12/16/2020

Health Workers 'Feeling Good As Hell' As Hospitals Begin COVID Vaccine Injections

As the first doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine made their way across the country on Monday, hospital employees celebrated the long-awaited medicine.

Source: NPR

12/16/2020

Moderna's Covid Vaccine Is Highly Effective, FDA Says | NBC Nightly News

A second vaccine may be days away after an FDA review confirmed Moderna’s vaccine is just as effective as Pfizer's with 94 percent efficacy.» Subscribe to NB...

Source: YouTube

12/16/2020

As NFL waits its turn for COVID vaccine, chances of players getting it before Super Sunday are 'pretty low'

The NFLPA's medical director said the vaccine likely won't be distributed to players before the end of the season during a media call Tuesday, the same day...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/15/2020

See the first person in CNY to get the covid vaccine

The doses arrived this morning at Upstate Medical University.

Source: syracuse.com

12/15/2020

Airlines prepare to transport millions of Covid vaccine doses worldwide

CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports from Chicago, where United Airlines has begun transporting Pfizer's Covid vaccine across the country. For access to live and exclu...

Source: YouTube

12/15/2020

How airlines like United are using passenger planes to transport the Covid vaccine: CNBC After Hours

CNBC.com's MacKenzie Sigalos brings you the day's top business news headlines. On today's show, CNBC's Phil LeBeau is on the ground in Chicago at United's ca...

Source: YouTube

12/15/2020

JetBlue CEO, whose mom received Covid vaccine in UK, is optimistic on travel recovery in 2021

JetBlue CEO Robin Hayes said the Covid-19 vaccine is a "game changer" for airlines and the travel industry.

Source: CNBC

12/15/2020

COVID vaccine: Polk health workers unlikely to get first round of doses

AdventHealth, the first-round health system with hospitals in Polk, said its doses will go first to the Orlando area, then Daytona and Lake County.

Source: The Ledger

12/15/2020

Here's What People With Food Allergies Need to Know About COVID Vaccine

When the COVID-19 vaccine from Pfizer was still in development, some health experts raised concerns over whether its formulation would be safe for people...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/15/2020

Poll finds increasing number of Americans, including Black people, would take COVID vaccine | TheHill

Americans are increasingly willing to take a COVID-19 vaccine, especially Black and Hispanic Amer...

Source: The Hill

12/15/2020

First health care workers to get COVID vaccine describe what it was like, symptoms they're experiencing - Channel3000.com - WISC

The first healthcare workers at UW Health to receive the COVID-19 vaccine Monday described the experience as surreal.

Source: Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3

12/15/2020

Your next flight might be carrying Covid vaccines as United ships doses on passenger planes

United Airlines has started shipping the Pfizer vaccine with passenger flights within the U.S. as demand for additional capacity increases.

Source: CNBC

12/15/2020

Two months without alcohol? COVID vaccine warning draws backlash, rebuttal

“You should have spoken in the first place,” wrote one Facebook user. “It’s absolutely impossible for most people in our country.”

Source: The Mercury News

12/15/2020

UPS, FedEx, USPS shipping deadlines: Will your Christmas gifts arrive on time or face delays amid COVID vaccine?

If you're planning to ship your holiday gifts ground shipping, expect long lines Tuesday at FedEx, UPS and U.S. Post Office locations.

Source: USA Today

12/15/2020

Riverside Methodist Hospital receives COVID vaccines, plans slow distribution - NBC4 WCMH

COLUMBUS (WCMH) – Tuesday marks the second day of hope for healthcare workers who are receiving the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccines. This morning at Riverside Methodist Hospital, healthcare workers received a total of 1,950 doses, but no one was vaccinated today. Dr…

Source: NBC4 WCMH-TV

12/15/2020

Covid live updates: U.S. hospitalizations top 110,000; Moderna’s Covid vaccine gets key FDA staff endorsement

The U.S. is recording at least 215,400 new Covid-19 cases and at least 2,300 virus-related deaths each day, based on a seven-day average of JHU data.

Source: CNBC

12/15/2020

Former FDA chief Scott Gottlieb on FDA report on Moderna Covid vaccine

The staff of the Food and Drug Administration endorsed the emergency use of Moderna’s coronavirus vaccine in a report released Tuesday, a critical step forwa...

Source: YouTube

12/15/2020

FDA: Data shows favorable safety profile for Moderna Covid vaccine

The staff of the Food and Drug Administration endorsed the emergency use of Moderna’s coronavirus vaccine in a report released Tuesday, a critical step forwa...

Source: YouTube

12/15/2020

As Covid Vaccines Begin Distribution, Look Back On The Pandemic's Timeline | NBC News NOW

The FDA authorized the Covid-19 vaccine for emergency use in the U.S., marking the fastest vaccine development in history. NBC News’ Dr. John Torres looks at...

Source: YouTube

12/15/2020

Thailand News Today | Herbal Covid vaccine, HM answers questions, Thailand goes to moon | Dec 15

To get all the latest news and information about Thailand, go to https://thethaiger.com. Like and subscribe our YouTube channel too. Go on, right now :) You ...

Source: YouTube

12/15/2020

COVID vaccines have arrived in the Bay Area: Here’s everything you need to know

<p>How many doses of vaccine are in the Bay Area right now? Plus, answers to more of the most pressing questions about vaccine distribution as it relates to Bay Area residents.</p>

Source: San Francisco Chronicle

12/15/2020

'The light at the end of the tunnel': 1st Colorado COVID vaccine given at Fort Collins hospital

Source: Google News

12/15/2020

First Covid Vaccine Given In U.S. As Distribution Begins | NBC Nightly News

Front-line medical workers are the first to receive Pfizer’s Covid-19 vaccination. By the end of this week, 2.9 million doses will arrive at 636 locations in...

Source: YouTube

12/14/2020

‘A little bit of hope’: Meet the first person in Kansas City to get new COVID vaccine

Source: Google News

12/14/2020

Why seeing a Black nurse get a COVID vaccine may counter fears in the Black community

As Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine rolls out in the U.S., an expert in health inequity talks to Yahoo Life about the importance of having two Black women at the...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/14/2020

Who is next in line to get the covid vaccine?

Some health care workers at UPMC received Pittsburgh’s first doses of the newly approved covid-19 vaccine, but widespread availability is still months off. State Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine said Monday the state will receive 97,500 doses of the Pfiz…

Source: TribLIVE

12/14/2020

Dr. Fauci Says You Will Be Able to Get the COVID Vaccine Even Sooner

Dr. Fauci said that the general public should be able to get the COVID vaccine by the end of March or the beginning of April.

Source: Best Life

12/14/2020

Not all older people can get a Covid vaccine right away. Most will have to wait a while

Some people age 65 or older will be prioritized in this early phase of distribution, while others likely will be waiting until the first quarter of 2021.

Source: CNBC

12/14/2020

Here's when the Covid vaccine could be available at your neighborhood drugstore, grocery store

CVS Health and Walgreens officials say they hope to give Covid-19 shots to the general public in the early spring.

Source: CNBC

12/14/2020

U.S. plans to ship 6 million Moderna Covid vaccine doses once FDA gives OK, as early as week's end

U.S. officials said they plan to ship just under 6 million doses of Moderna's Covid-19 vaccine once the FDA issues an approval for emergency use.

Source: CNBC

12/14/2020

COVID vaccines are coming: Here’s when and where the shots will start in Mass.

Boston Medical Center received 1,950 doses Monday, while several other local hospitals expect to see initial vaccine deliveries on Tuesday.

Source: Boston.com

12/14/2020

Health officials discuss Pfizer Covid vaccine as U.S. begins administering shots — 12/14/2020

The departments of Health and Human Services and Defense are holding a joint briefing Monday on the Trump administration's Covid-19 vaccine program Operation...

Source: YouTube

12/14/2020

Fauci praises African American scientist at ‘forefront’ of creating Covid vaccine

Dr Kizzmekia Corbett one of two leaders of team that created vaccine while 14% of Black Americans trust vaccine will be safe

Source: The Guardian

12/14/2020

First COVID Vaccine in New York Administered to Black Healthcare Worker

The first woman to receive the Pfizer vaccine was a Black healthcare worker.

Source: TMZ

12/14/2020

'Like a human being landing on the moon:' Pfizer's COVID vaccine arrives in Hartford

Shipments of Pfizer and BioNTech's coronavirus vaccine arrived in Connecticut on Monday.

Source: WFSB

12/14/2020

Queens ICU nurse is first person in U.S. to receive COVID vaccine

The injection, broadcast live on Monday morning, provided a moment of hope during the grim outbreak.

Source: New York Daily News

12/14/2020

WATCH: Health Care Worker Is First To Receive Covid Vaccine In New York | MSNBC

The first Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine administered in New York was given to a health care worker on a livestream with New York Governor Andrew Cuomo. Immediately...

Source: YouTube

12/14/2020

New York Nurse First Person To Receive Covid Vaccine In US

A nurse in New York became the first person in the United States to receive the coronavirus vaccine Monday.

Source: NDTV News

12/14/2020

Critical care nurse first to receive COVID vaccine in New York

"It didn't feel any different from taking any other vaccine," she said.

Source: Axios

12/14/2020

Watch live: New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo holds press briefing as Covid vaccine rollout begins

Pfizer's vaccine is the first authorized in the U.S. to prevent Covid-19, which has killed nearly 300,000 Americans in less than a year.

Source: CNBC

12/14/2020

U.S. turned down more Covid vaccines as recently as Nov. 2020: Pfizer board member

Pfizer board member and former FDA Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb told CNBC's "Squawk Box" that the U.S. government turned down additional doses of Pfizer's...

Source: YouTube

12/14/2020

Hospitals scramble to prioritize Covid vaccine for their workers. Who gets them first?

When can I get a Covid-19 vaccine? Hospitals scramble to prioritize which workers get them first.

Source: NBC News

12/14/2020

Peru halts trial of China Covid vaccine after patient suffers neurological problems

The government plans to roll out the vaccination process in the next three months

Source: Independent

12/14/2020

1st shipment of COVID vaccine arrives in California

The first shipment of the COVID-19 vaccine has arrived in California.

Source: KRON4

12/14/2020

COVID vaccine Illinois: 16K Pfizer coronavirus doses to arrive at Loyola University Medical Center - WLS

Nearly three million COVID-19 vaccine doses are expected to roll out starting Sunday, and more than 16,000 doses are slated to arrive at Loyola University Medical Center.

Source: WLS-TV

12/14/2020

First COVID vaccines arrive in Kentucky as US sets records for deaths, hospitalizations and cases

Dozens of boxes filled with Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine were seen arriving in Louisville, Kentucky, on Sunday evening, hours after the pharmaceutical giant began shipping off 2.9 million doses.

Source: Daily Mail

12/14/2020

First Doses of Pfizer Covid Vaccine On The Move | NBC Nightly News

On Sunday morning, the first round of the FDA-authorized coronavirus vaccine left the Pfizer plant to be shipped across the U.S. The vaccine must be kept on ...

Source: YouTube

12/13/2020

RPT-India readies for 600 mln COVID vaccine jabs; to use standard cold storage - top govt expert

India will deploy its vast election machinery to deliver 600 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines to the most vulnerable people in the next six to eight months...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/13/2020

Here's when Metro Detroit hospitals expect to start administering COVID vaccines

Pfizer's COVID vaccine has began shipping in the U.S. after its widespread use was authorized this week.

Source: YouTube

12/13/2020

How Many COVID Vaccine Doses Will Pfizer and Moderna Distribute by Year-End?

Hint: It's a big number -- but not nearly big enough.

Source: Motley Fool

12/13/2020

NIH director pleads with USA to put skepticism aside about COVID vaccine

The director of the National Institutes of Health on Sunday pleaded with Americans to “hit the reset button” on any skepticism they might have over the COVID-19 vaccine. “I would like t…

Source: New York Post

12/13/2020

So There's a COVID Vaccine, but What Does That Mean For Pregnant People?

The US Food and Drug Administration officially approved the first COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use on Friday, which clears the way for a national campaign to inoculate enough Americans to suppress the spread of the coronavirus.

Source: POPSUGAR

12/13/2020

The FDA Just Warned About These 13 COVID Vaccine Side Effects

With the arrival of the first coronavirus vaccine came the arrival of the first reported severe side effects—two medical workers in the U.K. had a bad...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/13/2020

COVID Vaccine Stock Ideas for Different Investors

Whether you're aggressive, risk-averse, or somewhere in between, here are some coronavirus vaccine stocks you might want to consider.

Source: Motley Fool

12/13/2020

This One Thing May Make the COVID Vaccine Less Effective, Experts Say

Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine sailed through Food and Drug Administration (FDA) emergency approvals last week, which paved the way for those most at risk of the ...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/13/2020

COVID vaccine distribution underway as first trucks hit the road

The CDC's vaccine advisers have recommended the use of the vaccine for anyone aged 16 and older.

Source: CBS News

12/13/2020

Here's Who Gets the COVID Vaccine Last, Says Dr. Fauci

The first coronavirus vaccines are shipping out today, to the relief of millions of Americans—the "light at the end of the tunnel" of this pandemic. States...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/13/2020

COVID Vaccine Volunteer Traces His Motivation To Family History : Shots - Health News

The power of family history can lead a person to do lot of things. For Howard Berkes, the family tradition of facing crises head-on led him to sign up for experimental testing of a COVID-19 vaccine.

Source: NPR

12/13/2020

Offset Says He Won't Take COVID Vaccine, Doesn't Trust It | TMZ

Offset says he is not planning to get vaccinated for coronavirus -- and his reasoning all boils down to trust and fairness.SUBSCRIBE: http://tmz.me/wONe5NOAb...

Source: YouTube

12/13/2020

Offset Says He Won't Take COVID Vaccine, Doesn't Trust It

Offset vocalizes the mistrust of the vaccine reverberating throughout the Black community.

Source: TMZ

12/13/2020

First Covid Vaccines' Triumph Raises Hope for Cancer Fight

Source: Bloomberg

12/13/2020

SNL’s Tony Fauci wants to ‘go back to being an anonymous hunk’ after COVID vaccine rollout

NBC’s “Saturday Night Live” featured Wolf Blitzer in CNN’s Situation Room. “I’m your host Wolf Blitzer, an indoor man with an outdoor name,” he said. The host welcomed Dr. Tony Fauci and Dr. Deborah Birx to talk about the recently approved COVID-19 vaccine. D…

Source: Raw Story

12/13/2020

Covid vaccines: Will drug companies make bumper profits?

Governments and charities have invested billions in vaccines developed by private firms.

Source: BBC News

12/12/2020

Poll: More women than men in U.S. nervous about fast rollout of COVID vaccine

American women are more wary than men of the new, rapidly developed COVID-19 vaccines, according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll.

Source: AOL

12/12/2020

A Stock Trader’s Guide to the Global Covid Vaccine Rollout

(Bloomberg) -- As Covid-19 vaccines start to receive emergency approvals, the race is on to distribute the one product that billions of people across the...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/12/2020

COVID vaccine update: Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee, Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner describe next steps - KTRK

As the nation's first COVID-19 vaccine is expected to arrive early next week in Houston, questions remain about what happens after the vaccine is here.

Source: KTRK-TV

12/12/2020

Why the U.K. Beat the U.S. in Authorizing a COVID Vaccine

Hint: It's all about the process.

Source: Motley Fool

12/12/2020

Peru suspends clinical trials of Chinese COVID vaccine

Peru has temporarily suspended clinical trials of a COVID vaccine made by Chinese drug giant Sinopharm after detecting neurological problems in one of its test volunteers.

Source: Medical Xpress

12/12/2020

U.S. government expects first COVID vaccine shipments to arrive Monday

General Gus Perna, chief operating officer of Operation Warp Speed, said Saturday the first COVID-19 vaccine shipments are expected to arrive in states on Mo...

Source: YouTube

12/12/2020

FDA chief assures Americans of Covid vaccine safety after Pfizer authorization

Historic first US authorization of a coronavirus vaccine comes amid the worst surge of the pandemic to date

Source: The Guardian

12/12/2020

These Americans Will Receive COVID Vaccines First

Spoiler alert: The answer could vary somewhat depending on where you live.

Source: Motley Fool

12/12/2020

This Is the Biggest Concern Doctors Have About the COVID Vaccine

Doctors' main concern about the COVID vaccine is that misinformation and anecdotal stories may prevent people from getting vaccinated.

Source: Best Life

12/12/2020

COVID vaccine update: FDA grants emergency use authorization for Pfizer shot | WATCH LIVE UPDATES - KABC

The U.S. has given the final go-ahead to the nation's first COVID-19 vaccine, launching emergency vaccinations in a bid to end the pandemic. Shots will begin in a few days.

Source: KABC-TV

12/12/2020

COVID vaccine update: US says Pfizer's shot to start arriving in states Monday - WPVI

The U.S. has given the final go-ahead to the nation's first COVID-19 vaccine, launching emergency vaccinations in a bid to end the pandemic. Shots will begin in a few days.

Source: WPVI-TV

12/12/2020

COVID vaccine update: FDA grants emergency use authorization for Pfizer shot | WATCH LIVE UPDATE - WABC

The U.S. has given the final go-ahead to the nation's first COVID-19 vaccine, launching emergency vaccinations in a bid to end the pandemic. Shots will begin in a few days.

Source: WABC-TV

12/12/2020

Which COVID Vaccine Stock Has an Edge: Pfizer or Moderna?

The answer is...both.

Source: Motley Fool

12/12/2020

Q&A: How the COVID vaccine will be distributed in Yakima area, Washington state - Yakima Herald

State officials are preparing to distribute the first doses of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine in Washington next week, and could have 400,000 people vaccinated by the end of the month.

Source: Yakimaherald.com

12/12/2020

7 COVID Vaccine Side Effects You Need to Know Before Taking It

The "light at the end of the tunnel" is here—a coronavirus vaccine. Chances are, the first shots will be administered as soon as next week. Requiring two...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/12/2020

Peru suspends clinical trials of Chinese Covid vaccine

Source: FRANCE 24 English

12/12/2020

Peru suspends clinical trials of Chinese Covid vaccine

Peru has temporarily suspended clinical trials of a Covid vaccine made by Chinese drug giant Sinopharm after detecting neurological problems in one of its test volunteers. Peru's clinical trials for the Sinopharm vaccine were due to conclude this week, after …

Source: msnNOW

12/12/2020

FDA authorizes Pfizer’s COVID vaccine; Michigan will distribute in 4 phases

On Friday, the United States has granted an emergency use authorization for the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine.

Source: WDIV ClickOnDetroit

12/12/2020

Should I get the COVID vaccine? New surveys show Black community less willing to receive it

A new survey shows some people are more unsure than others about the COVID-19 vaccine.

Source: WLWT Cincinnati

12/12/2020

FDA approves Pfizer's Covid vaccine for emergency use as U.S. reaches pivotal moment in the pandemic

The FDA has approved Pfizer and BioNTech's coronavirus vaccine for emergency use, a monumental turning point in the once-in-a-century pandemic.

Source: CNBC

12/11/2020

Michigan releases more details about who gets COVID vaccine first

Distribution begins with 56 hospitals and 16 health departments throughout Michigan, while those in health care settings, essential workers and the elderly are first in line.

Source: Bridge Michigan

12/11/2020

Tommy 'Tiny' Lister vowed to take Covid vaccine days before he died of the virus

DailyMailTV can reveal Lister gave a final interview days before he died in which he vowed to take the coronavirus vaccine because he said he's  got 'work to do'

Source: Daily Mail

12/11/2020

Trump Grows Increasingly Angry With FDA, Wonders if COVID Vaccine Makers Are 'Democrats'

The president believes he deserves more credit. He’s also demanding more speed. And his agitation is directed at the FDA as well.

Source: Daily Beast

12/11/2020

'A little person in history': the adolescents who signed up to test the COVID vaccine

Two adolescent siblings in the United States who signed up for a coronavirus vaccine trial said they did it because they wanted to make their own small...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/11/2020

Michigan officials: COVID vaccine to be distributed in 4 phases, prioritize frontline workers

As a coronavirus vaccine nears approval and distribution in the U.S., Michigan officials have determined who in the state will receive the first doses of the vaccination.

Source: WDIV ClickOnDetroit

12/11/2020

'A little person in history': the adolescents who signed up to test the COVID vaccine

Two adolescent siblings in the United States who signed up for a coronavirus vaccine trial said they did it because they wanted to make their own small contribution to history.

Source: Reuters

12/11/2020

Scott mixes caution and hope with Covid vaccine on the way

The governor called “bizarre” the efforts to overturn the results of the presidential election.

Source: vtdigger.org

12/11/2020

India readies for 600 million COVID vaccine jabs; to use standard cold storage: top government expert

India will deploy its vast election machinery to deliver 600 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines to the most vulnerable people in the next six to eight months...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/11/2020

India readies for 600 mln COVID vaccine jabs; to use standard cold storage - top govt expert

India will deploy its vast election machinery to deliver 600 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines to the most vulnerable people in the next six to eight months...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/11/2020

The Logistics Behind the U.S. Covid Vaccine Rollout | WSJ

As states and hospitals in the U.S. race to roll out the first Covid-19 vaccines, WSJ’s Daniela Hernandez hears from a hospital administrator and immunizatio...

Source: YouTube

12/11/2020

POLL-More women than men in U.S. nervous about fast rollout of COVID vaccine, and that's a problem

American women, who traditionally make most of the healthcare decisions in their families, are more wary than men of the new, rapidly developed COVID-19 vaccines, according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll, presenting a potential challenge to efforts to immunize the p…

Source: Reuters

12/11/2020

State announces COVID vaccine distributions

Colorado will receive 46,800 doses of the Pfizer vaccine and 95,600 doses of the Moderna vaccine. The state health department has announced a plan to distribute those vaccines to healthcare providers across the state.

Source: KOAA 5

12/11/2020

Black health leaders try to build trust in the Covid vaccine among African Americans

Most African Americans are highly skeptical of the Covid vaccine. Black health-care leaders are trying to build trust in communities hard hit by the virus.

Source: CNBC

12/11/2020

How Lufthansa Prepares To Ship 10 Million Covid Vaccine Doses A Day | Big Business

Countries around the world have begun to approve the most anticipated vaccine of the 21st century — but getting it to 8 billion people is going to be a massi...

Source: YouTube

12/11/2020

Walmart readies for COVID vaccines; 5,000 pharmacies being prepared

Walmart is readying its pharmacies to administer the COVID vaccine.

Source: AL.com

12/11/2020

Experts warn of low Covid vaccine trust among Black Americans

Covid-19 vaccine distrust is high among Black Americans after years of being underserved by the medical system. Black doctors are working to inform the community.

Source: NBC News

12/11/2020

This COVID Vaccine Stock Is the Safest Bet of All

If you don't like taking on too big of a risk, here's the coronavirus vaccine stock that's likely right up your alley.

Source: Motley Fool

12/11/2020

More women than men in U.S. nervous about fast rollout of COVID vaccine, and that's a problem: Reuters/Ipsos poll

American women, who traditionally make most of the healthcare decisions in their families, are more wary than men of the new, rapidly developed COVID-19 vaccines, according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll, presenting a potential challenge to efforts to immunize the p…

Source: Reuters

12/11/2020

More women than men in U.S. nervous about fast rollout of COVID vaccine, and that's a problem: Reuters/Ipsos poll

American women, who traditionally make most of the healthcare decisions in their families, are more wary than men of the new, rapidly developed COVID-19 vaccines, according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll, presenting a potential challenge to efforts to immunize the p…

Source: Reuters

12/11/2020

More women than men in U.S. nervous about fast rollout of COVID vaccine, and that's a problem: Reuters/Ipsos poll

American women, who traditionally make most of the healthcare decisions in their families, are more wary than men of the new, rapidly developed COVID-19 vaccines, according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll, presenting a potential challenge to efforts to immunize the p…

Source: Reuters

12/11/2020

Australia abandons local Covid vaccine over HIV test concerns

Health department fears continuation of trials could damage public confidence in inoculation

Source: Financial Times

12/11/2020

NHL stays extremely on-brand in trying to jump COVID vaccine line [UPDATED]

Nobody in sports repeats their mistakes quite like the NHL, the league that lost the entire 2004-05 season to a lockout, then came back in 2012 and had another lockout that cost half a season, all after also having half the 1994-95 season wiped out by a locko…

Source: Deadspin

12/11/2020

US on cusp of Covid vaccine as deaths hit 3,253 in a day

US News: WASHINGTON: The United States prepared to roll out a coronavirus vaccine within days as the country’s daily death toll hit 3,253 for the first time on.

Source: The Times of India

12/11/2020

FDA Panel Endorses Emergency Use Of Pfizer Covid Vaccine | NBC Nightly News

An advisory panel of experts was charged with giving the FDA unbiased and unfiltered analysis of Pfizer’s Covid vaccine. Now the FDA will decide whether to f...

Source: YouTube

12/11/2020

Less than 25% of black Americans say they WILL get the COVID vaccine

Black Americans are the least likely of three races surveyed by the AP to get a COVID-19 vaccine. The group has suffered an outsized burden of cases and deaths than their share of the population.

Source: Daily Mail

12/10/2020

Hawaii healthcare workers, long-term care home residents to get COVID vaccine first

Conversations surrounding the delivery of a COVID-19 vaccine have heated up in recent weeks as the nation’s largest drug companies work to get their versions of the vaccine approved.

Source: Hawaii News Now

12/10/2020

Four People Given the New COVID Vaccine in Clinical Trials Developed Bell’s Palsy—Should You Be Worried?

Here's what to know about the condition, which causes temporary facial paralysis, and if a link has been established to the new vaccine.

Source: Health.com

12/10/2020

How Businesses Could Force Employees To Get A Covid Vaccine: CNBC After Hours

CNBC.com's MacKenzie Sigalos brings you the day's top business news headlines. On today's show, CNBC.com's Ari Levy breaks down Airbnb's blockbuster IPO. Plu...

Source: YouTube

12/10/2020

Merck CEO optimistic on Covid vaccines, sees at least 6 more months of social distancing and masks

Merck's Kenneth Frazier told CNBC the coronavirus vaccines from Pfizer and Moderna "look fantastic" but cautioned the rollout will take time.

Source: CNBC

12/10/2020

F.D.A. Panel Gives Green Light to Pfizer's Covid Vaccine

The blessing of these experts means that the agency will likely OK the vaccine’s use, paving the way for health care workers to begin getting shots next week.

Source: New York Times

12/10/2020

Alabama VA facility among first 37 in country to receive COVID vaccine

An Alabama VA facility will be among the first veterans facility to receive the COVID vaccine.

Source: AL.com

12/10/2020

FDA advisory panel recommends approval of Pfizer Covid vaccine for emergency use

Recommendation signals formal FDA approval for Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine in the US could be imminent

Source: The Guardian

12/10/2020

Mark Zuckerberg reportedly tells Facebook employees they will NOT be required to get COVID vaccine

Zuckerberg's comments came on Thursday during an all-hands meeting livestreamed to Facebook's more than 50,000 employees worldwide, according to Buzzfeed News.

Source: Daily Mail

12/10/2020

Rich Nations Stockpiling Covid Vaccine, Not Enough For Rest: US Study

India has made advance purchase of the maximum amount of Covid vaccine in the world with 1.6 billion doses, but it would only cover 59 per cent of its population. A study by the Duke University of the US shows a huge gap in the vaccine purchase of rich nation…

Source: NDTV News

12/10/2020

Will you have to wear a mask after you get a COVID vaccine?

Bad news for those hoping to ditch the mask.

Source: AL.com

12/10/2020

Walmart prepares to administer Covid vaccines at stores across the U.S.

Walmart is getting ready to administer Covid vaccinations across the country once a vaccine is approved, the company's chief medical officer said Thursday.

Source: CNBC

12/10/2020

Santa takes a back seat to COVID vaccine, UPS, FedEx officials say

United Parcel Service and FedEx Corp plan to deliver millions of doses of COVID-19 vaccines before holiday gifts - giving them VIP handling that includes GPS tracking, special labels and first-loaded status on planes and trucks.

Source: Reuters

12/10/2020

You Shouldn't Do This Right After Getting a COVID Vaccine, Expert Warns

Some Americans may be just days away from getting a coronavirus vaccine, and many people are preemptively celebrating what this means for their everyday...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/10/2020

Rehearsal exposes gaps in COVID vaccine delivery

Mock shipments of COVID-19 vaccine to test the federal government’s transportation and logistics planning have experienced spotty on-time performance, Pennsylvania Secretary of Health Rachael Levine w

Source: FreightWaves

12/10/2020

Former FDA chief says Covid vaccine side effects are signs the shot is building protection

"You'll know when you get the vaccine, but that also tells you it's working and that your body is responding," Dr. Margaret Hamburg told CNBC on Thursday.

Source: CNBC

12/10/2020

Google launches knowledge panels in search results to tackle misinformation about Covid vaccines

The feature is only available in the U.K. but will be rolled out to other countries once they've begun approving vaccines.

Source: CNBC

12/10/2020

COVID vaccines focus on the spike protein – but here's another target

New research shows why the N protein might be a good target.

Source: The Conversation Africa

12/10/2020

COVID vaccines focus on the spike protein – but here's another target

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/10/2020

Poll: Americans unsure whether to take COVID vaccine

As the Pfizer vaccine hurls towards FDA approval, Americans are still divided over whether to take it.

Source: One America News Network

12/10/2020

U.K. Issues Allergy Warning For Pfizer's Covid Vaccine | NBC Nightly News

The U.K.’s medical regulatory authority issued new guidance that people who have experienced serious allergic reactions should not take the shots after two p...

Source: YouTube

12/09/2020

Dr. Fauci Warns Those With Underlying Allergic Tendencies Prone To Covid Vaccine Reactions

The nation’s leading infectious disease expert Dr. Fauci spoke about reactions to the Covid-19 vaccine after two people in the U.K. received the Pfizer vacci...

Source: YouTube

12/09/2020

FDA will likely scrutinize allergic reactions to Pfizer's Covid vaccine in UK before clearing use in U.S., Trump vaccine chief says

The allergic reactions reported by U.K. health-care workers vaccinated against Covid-19 shouldn't be a surprise, some medical experts said on Wednesday.

Source: CNBC

12/09/2020

Dry ice sales booming as hospitals get ready to store Pfizer's Covid vaccine at minus 94 degrees

"Our inventory is a little shot. We've ramped up double our normal volume at this point," Chris Vida, owner of Dry Ice Depot, told CNBC.

Source: CNBC

12/09/2020

Second dose of COVID vaccine from Pfizer or Moderna is needed, but timing doesn't have to be exact, says government vaccine developer

Getting both shots of COVID vaccine designed as two doses is important but timing doesn't have to be exact, Operation Warp Speed's Moncef Slaoui says.

Source: USA Today

12/09/2020

Health experts remain confident COVID vaccine is safe despite U.K. warning on allergies

U.S. health experts sought to reassure Americans about the safety of a new coronavirus vaccine following a warning issued by British health officials...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/09/2020

COVID vaccine deemed safe: Providers plan to monitor recipients after their shot

Two British patients developed minor allergic reactions after receiving the COVID-19 vaccine. Duke Raleigh Hospital and other providers of the incoming vaccine will monitor recipients for several minutes after the shot.

Source: WRAL.com

12/09/2020

Covid vaccine: When can I get vaccinated in the US?

Government regulators are meeting to decide whether to grant emergency approval to the Pfizer vaccine.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/09/2020

Coronavirus: Canada second country to approve Pfizer Covid vaccine

On Wednesday, Health Canada approved the coronavirus vaccine made by Pfizer Inc and its German partner BioNTech SE and is set to receive 249,000 doses of the jab this month.

Source: Daily Mail

12/09/2020

Taming of the Flu: William Shakespeare, 2nd person in the world, to get Covid vaccine

An 81-year-old Briton, named William Shakespeare, has become the second person in the world to have received the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/09/2020

Poor countries set to miss out on Covid vaccines as wealthier nations hoard doses, campaigners warn

The People's Vaccine Alliance said wealthy nations had bought up enough doses to vaccinate their entire populations nearly three times over by the end of 2021.

Source: CNBC

12/09/2020

Immunologist Sam Waksal explains the importance of everyone taking the Covid vaccine

Sam Waksal, CEO and chairman of Equilibre, joined "Squawk Box" on Wednesday to give his thoughts on the various Covid vaccines on the market as well as who s...

Source: YouTube

12/09/2020

Rich countries 'hoarding Covid vaccines' - BBC News

Rich countries are hoarding doses of Covid vaccines and people living in poor countries are set to miss out, a coalition of campaigning bodies warns.The Peop...

Source: YouTube

12/09/2020

Oxford-AstraZeneca Covid vaccine to immunize the planet 'more effectively,' Lancet editor says

It comes shortly after the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine candidate was found to be safe and effective in a peer-reviewed paper.

Source: CNBC

12/09/2020

Roche joins Moderna to include antibody test in Covid vaccine trial

Roche is partnering with Moderna to include a Covid-19 antibody test in the mRNA specialist's ongoing vaccine trials, the Swiss drugmaker said on Wednesday, potentially demonstrating if the vaccine is working.

Source: CNBC

12/09/2020

FDA Review Finds Pfizer's Covid Vaccine Is Effective | NBC Nightly News

While everyone needs two shots, the vaccine was 50 percent effective after the first dose, and 95 percent effective after the second.» Subscribe to NBC News:...

Source: YouTube

12/08/2020

No, the COVID vaccine cannot give you the virus. And here’s why

Source: Google News

12/08/2020

COVID Vaccine (MN): Gov. Walz Says Vaccine Could Arrive In MN As Early As Next Week

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz says a COVID-19 vaccine could be on its way to the state as early as next week.

Source: Cbslocal.com

12/08/2020

Oxford Covid vaccine 'safe and effective' study shows

The peer-reviewed work in the Lancet medical journal confirms the vaccine is 'safe and protects'.

Source: BBC News

12/08/2020

Oxford COVID vaccine paper highlights lingering unknowns about results

The Oxford–AstraZeneca partnership is the first major developer to publish detailed data from phase III trials.

Source: Nature.com

12/08/2020

Beware of Covid vaccine scams. Here's how to make sure you get a real one

Scammers are preying on Americans' eagerness for a vaccine by making false claims and advertising phony and potentially dangerous immunizations.

Source: CNBC

12/08/2020

British man who got one of the first COVID vaccines goes viral for being an absolute delight

Protect Martin at all costs.

Source: Mashable

12/08/2020

UPMC expects to receive covid vaccine soon, distribute to health care workers after authorization

Pending emergency authorization by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, UPMC hopes to have the Pfizer covid-19 vaccine distributed to all of its front-line workers by the end of January, leaders in the hospital system said Tuesday. The system anticipates ar…

Source: TribLIVE

12/08/2020

CNN’s Delightful Interview With Elderly British Chap Who Got the Covid Vaccine: ‘No Point in Dying Now’ After Living This Long

CNN held an uplifting interview with an elderly British gentleman who shared his story of how he received the coronavirus vaccine.

Source: Mediaite

12/08/2020

William Shakespeare Gets the Covid Vaccine

Source: New York Times

12/08/2020

Oxford-AstraZeneca announces first peer review Covid vaccine study — but questions remain

Oxford University and AstraZeneca's Covid-19 vaccine became the first to have its Phase 3 trial published in a peer-reviewed paper, the Lancet medical journal.

Source: NBC News

12/08/2020

Poll: More than half of NYC firefighters will refuse COVID vaccine despite research showing firefighters are 15 times more likely to be infected

55 percent, to be precise

Source: TheBlaze

12/08/2020

Shakespeare gets Covid vaccine: All's well that ends well

William Shakespeare was the second to receive the Covid-19 jab - and there was no shortage of puns.

Source: BBC News

12/08/2020

White House declined Pfizer's offer to secure more Covid vaccine doses: Board member Gottlieb

Dr. Scott Gottlieb, board member at Pfizer and biotech company Illumina as well as former FDA commissioner, told CNBC's "Squawk Box" on Tuesday that Pfizer o...

Source: YouTube

12/08/2020

Moderna says Swiss government has increased its COVID vaccine order to 7.5 million doses from 4.5 million

Source: MarketWatch

12/08/2020

$40 Billion COVID Vaccine Market in 2021: These 3 Stocks Are Likely to Be the Biggest Winners

The companies with the biggest gains won't necessarily be those with the highest sales of coronavirus vaccines.

Source: Motley Fool

12/08/2020

VIDEO: Matt Hancock 'pretending to cry' in COVID vaccine interview with Piers Morgan - Business Insider

Hancock was accused by viewers of faking tears in reaction to news of the first coronavirus vaccinations in the UK on Tuesday.

Source: Business Insider

12/08/2020

Fermanagh woman is first to receive COVID vaccine

A 90-year-old Northern Irish woman is the first to receive the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine.

Source: IrishCentral

12/08/2020

First Pfizer Covid vaccine given to British grandmother

Margaret Keenan, 90, became the first person in the world to receive the Pfizer Covid-19 jab following its clinical approval as the NHS launched its biggest ...

Source: YouTube

12/08/2020

Woman, 90, first to receive Covid vaccine in UK rollout - BBC News

A 90-year-old woman has become the first person to be given a Covid jab as part of the mass vaccination programme being rolled out across the UK.Margaret Kee...

Source: YouTube

12/08/2020

William Shakespeare Becomes the World's Second Person to Get Approved Pfizer COVID Vaccine

Shakespeare, who shares his name with the famous English playwright, has made history by becoming one of the first people to have the shot outside of clinical trials.

Source: Newsweek

12/08/2020

'Go for it,' says grandmother who got world's first Pfizer COVID vaccine in Britain

Margaret Keenan, the 90-year-old grandmother who became the first person in the world to receive the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine outside of a trial in Britain on Tuesday, has a message for others: "go for it" to beat the devastating disease.

Source: Reuters

12/08/2020

Bill Gates says six Covid vaccines could be available by spring 2021

Bill Gates has predicted there could be as many as half a dozen Covid-19 vaccines approved and ready for distribution by the first quarter next year.

Source: CNBC

12/08/2020

Indian-Origin Couple In UK Among 1st In World To Get Covid Vaccine

An 87-year-old man and his 83-year-old wife from the north east of England on Tuesday became the first Indian-origin couple in the world to get a vaccine against COVID-19, after they got injected with their first of two doses of the Pfizer/BioNTech jab at a h…

Source: NDTV News

12/08/2020

Yale New Haven Health prepares to receive, distribute COVID vaccine to staff as state’s positivity rate continues to rise

Yale New Haven Health is setting its eyes on a COVID-19 vaccine for staff within the next week. It comes as Connecticut’s COVID positivity rate reaches more than six percent and hospitals slowly become overwhelmed with patients.

Source: WTNH.com

12/08/2020

Nursing homes are a top priority for Covid vaccines. But vaccinating everyone won't be simple.

Nursing home residents and staff members will be among the first people in the U.S. to receive the coronavirus vaccine. But there are significant challenges to overcome before the vaccine is broadly administered to this high-risk population.

Source: NBC News

12/07/2020

Health officials: Most will wait months for COVID vaccine - Channel3000.com - WISC

Department of Health Services Deputy Secretary Julie Willems Van Dijk says health care workers and residents of long-term care homes could get their initial shots by the end of December.

Source: Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3

12/07/2020

The US will have 40M doses of the COVID vaccine by the end of the year. How many people should get them?

Dr. Scott Gottlieb told the USA TODAY Editorial Board the first 40 million doses should be given to 40 million people, instead of 20 million.

Source: USA Today

12/07/2020

Trump to sign executive order prioritizing Americans getting COVID vaccine before foreign nations, report says | TheHill

The order will reportedly be issued Tuesday.

Source: The Hill

12/07/2020

FDA could authorize Pfizer's Covid vaccine this week as U.S. deaths surge

The move would be a pivotal moment in the pandemic as public health officials say the U.S. is likely to face its worst health crisis in history this winter.

Source: CNBC

12/07/2020

Trump to sign order giving priority access for COVID vaccines to Americans

President Donald Trump will sign an executive order on Tuesday to ensure that priority access for COVID-19 vaccines procured by the U.S. government is given ...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/07/2020

Yes, your boss can fire you if you refuse to get a Covid vaccine

Companies have the legal right to make Covid inoculation a condition of employment, similar to how the annual influenza vaccine is required in some workplaces.

Source: CNBC

12/07/2020

I Don't Want To Be In The COVID Vaccine Line, But Government And Corporations Will Force Us Through It

The same businesses that successfully coerced us into covering our faces for nearly any normal activity will be able to apply the same logic to a vaccine.

Source: The Federalist

12/07/2020

Coronavirus updates: UK to receive first Pfizer COVID vaccine supply; wedding may be linked to nursing home deaths; NYC students return

About 50 UK hospitals will receive first batch of the vaccine. Long-term care facilities' COVID outbreaks possibly linked to a wedding. Latest news.

Source: USA Today

12/07/2020

Moderna’s COVID vaccine deal gets a boost from Canada; shares rise 3%

Moderna (NASDAQ:MRNA) gains 3% after Canada doubled down on its order for the company’s COVID-19 vaccine candidate, which is currently undergoing the rolling review process there.After exercising the option for another 20 million doses, the Canadian Governmen…

Source: Seeking Alpha

12/07/2020

Swiss stake slower, more cautious Covid vaccine path

Source: FRANCE 24 English

12/07/2020

Avoid the hype, don’t be tempted to invest in companies developing a Covid vaccine, advisors warn

Tempted to invest in the companies that may have developed a successful Covid vaccine? You should probably resist, financial advisors say.

Source: CNBC

12/07/2020

Demand for Covid vaccines expected to get heated — and fast

When can I get a coronavirus vaccine? Pfizer and Moderna vaccines against coronavirus are expected to be released within weeks.

Source: NBC News

12/07/2020

Demand for Covid vaccines expected to get heated — and fast

Experts say they expect attitudes about the coronavirus vaccines to shift dramatically from hesitancy to "Beanie Baby"-level urgency.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/07/2020

India's Serum Institute reportedly seeks emergency use for AstraZeneca's Covid vaccine

The company applied to the Drugs Controller General of India, citing unmet medical needs due to the pandemic and in the interest of the public at large.

Source: CNBC

12/07/2020

More than half of FDNY firefighters say they will refuse COVID vaccine, survey says - WABC

First responders on the front lines will have access to a COVID vaccine in just a few weeks, but a recent survey revealed that more than half of FDNY firefighters will refuse a COVID vaccine.

Source: WABC-TV

12/06/2020

Indonesia receives first COVID vaccine from China's Sinovac

Indonesia received its first shipment of coronavirus vaccine from China on Sunday, President Joko Widodo said, as the government prepares a mass inoculation programme.

Source: Reuters

12/06/2020

Indonesia receives first COVID vaccine from China's Sinovac

Indonesia received its first shipment of coronavirus vaccine from China on Sunday, President Joko Widodo said, as the government prepares a mass inoculation programme.

Source: Reuters

12/06/2020

Covid vaccine: Will poorer countries lose out? - BBC News

There are fears poorer nations will be left behind when it comes to accessing a coronavirus vaccine, with higher-income countries pre-ordering “more than the...

Source: YouTube

12/06/2020

55 Percent of NYC Firefighters Say They Won't Take COVID Vaccine, as City Continues to See Case Surge

As New York State anticipates 170,000 doses of Pfizer's vaccine pending the Food and Drug Administration's emergency approval, the New York City Fire Department announced it won't make the vaccine...

Source: Newsweek

12/06/2020

More than half of NYC firefighters say they will NOT take a COVID vaccine

A survey of 2,053 found that 55 percent said 'no' when asked 'Will you get the COVID-19 Vaccine from Pfizer when the Department makes it available?'

Source: Daily Mail

12/06/2020

Week Ahead In Biotech: FDA To Decide On Emergency Use Of Pfizer's COVID Vaccine, Hematology Conference Presentations Pick Up Pace

Biotech stocks headed higher in the week ended Dec. 5 as broader market optimism pervaded into the sector. The sector also continued to get support from...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/06/2020

What vaccination rates in rural America tell us about the advent of COVID vaccines

A USA TODAY analysis found hundreds of rural counties with only limited immunization against seasonal flu.

Source: USA Today

12/06/2020

Lubbock hospitals set to receive thousands of COVID vaccine doses in first week of distribution

Lubbock hospitals are expected to receive their first doses of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine as early as the week of Dec. 14, depending on how quickly the vaccine is authorized for use in the United States.

Source: KCBD

12/06/2020

Trump’s Operation Warp Speed promised a flood of covid vaccines. Instead, states are expecting a trickle.

Lower-than-anticipated allocations have spawned widespread confusion and concern in states, which are beginning to grasp the level of vaccine scarcity they will confront in the early going of the massive vaccination campaign.

Source: The Washington Post

12/05/2020

COVID vaccine timeline: Key dates to know about FDA authorization, distribution of coronavirus shot - WPVI

The next few weeks will likely see a lot of action as U.S. regulators assess COVID-19 vaccines and state officials get ready to start giving the shots to people. Shots for at most 20 million people are expected by year's end.

Source: WPVI-TV

12/05/2020

Here's the Dark Horse in the COVID Vaccine Race That You'll Want to Watch

Don't be surprised if this small biotech takes off in 2021.

Source: Motley Fool

12/05/2020

COVID vaccine may arrive in Hawaii within weeks

Coronavirus vaccines could arrive in Hawaii before the end of 2020, but officials do not know which vaccine the islands will receive or how many doses will be delivered.

Source: KHON2

12/05/2020

Johns Hopkins Researcher Calls out FDA, Says His Team Could Approve COVID Vaccine in an Hour

"We've had Operation Warp Speed in developing vaccines but Operation Turtle Speed in reviewing the results," he wrote.

Source: Newsweek

12/05/2020

Pentagon and Veterans Affairs preparing to get and administer Covid vaccine

The Department of Defense is set to receive the coronavirus vaccine directly from the companies that manufacture it once it is approved for use, and will administer it to DOD personnel, a US official tells CNN.

Source: CNN

12/05/2020

Inside A Major Medical Center's Covid Vaccine Distribution Drill | NBC Nightly News

NBC’s Meagan Fitzgerald reports as Honor Health in Arizona holds a practice drill to streamline its drive-up distribution process for when a Covid-19 vaccine...

Source: YouTube

12/04/2020

Stimulus checks: Would a $1,500 payment make you more likely to get a COVID vaccine?

Congress has worked for months to come to an agreement on the next coronavirus stimulus package.

Source: fox8.com

12/04/2020

‘Operation Turtle Speed’: Johns Hopkins Professor Slams FDA’s Red Tape Holding Up Covid Vaccine in Scorching Op-Ed

Johns Hopkins professor Marty Makary slammed the Food and Drug Administration on Friday for prolonging the approval process for a Covid-19 vaccine, calling it "Operation Turtle Speed."

Source: Mediaite

12/04/2020

Wall Street and finance workers could get COVID vaccines before most Americans

Financial industry workers could be second in line after healthcare workers and nursing home residents

Source: MarketWatch

12/04/2020

This Is What You'll Need to Get a COVID Vaccine at CVS, CEO Says

A coronavirus vaccine is just around the corner. But in order to get your COVID vaccine at CVS once it's available, you'll have to do this.

Source: Best Life

12/04/2020

Joe Biden fears lack of detailed plan for COVID vaccine distribution

President-elect Joe Biden raised concerns Friday about a lack of detailed planning for end-stage distribution of the coronavirus vaccine, while raising concerns about health disparities.

Source: Daily Mail

12/04/2020

CDC advisor says kids could get Covid vaccine in the second half of 2021

Children and young teens could get a Covid-19 vaccine in the second half of next year, an advisor for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said.

Source: CNBC

12/04/2020

Would you be willing to take a COVID vaccine in exchange for $1,500 stimulus check

Congress has worked for months to come to an agreement on the next coronavirus stimulus package.

Source: WFLA

12/04/2020

What's with the Government COVID Vaccine Cards?

Earlier this week, it was reported government health officials will be issuing Americans “vaccination record” cards, but what does that […]

Source: Faithwire.com

12/04/2020

Proposal suggests giving $1,500 stimulus checks in exchange for taking COVID vaccine

The proposal faces some major hurdles.

Source: FOX 35 Orlando

12/04/2020

Healthy Scots warned they may not get Covid vaccine doses until second half of 2021

Scots who are not at a high risk of dying from Covid-19 have been urged to be patient in waiting to be vaccinated, after they were warned they may not be...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/04/2020

Biden says he will join former presidents in publicly getting COVID vaccine

President-elect Joe Biden said he'd "be happy" to join former Presidents Barack Obama, George W. Bush and Bill Clinton in getting the vaccine.

Source: USA Today

12/04/2020

Asia-Pacific stocks trade mixed amid Covid vaccine concerns; SMIC shares in Hong Kong suspended

The Pentagon added China’s largest chipmaker SMIC and and national offshore oil and gas producer CNOOC to a blacklist of alleged Chinese military companies.

Source: CNBC

12/03/2020

Covid Vaccine Race Has U.S. States Scrambling For Funding: CNBC After Hours

Source: Google News

12/03/2020

Would you be willing to get a Covid vaccine in exchange for a $1,500 stimulus check? How one bold proposal would work

Americans want more stimulus checks. The government wants them to get Covid-19 vaccinations. One former politician has a plan that aims to please both.

Source: CNBC

12/03/2020

Facebook to remove false claims about Covid vaccines

Move marks strongest move yet to prevent platform being used for anti-vaccination rhetoric

Source: The Guardian

12/03/2020

Nation-state backed hackers going after COVID vaccine supply chain

Sophisticated operation is well-researched and well-placed, aimed at EU.

Source: Financial Times

12/03/2020

IBM uncovers global email attack on Covid vaccine supply chain

IBM analysts on Thursday said they discovered fraudulent emails impersonating a Chinese business executive targeting global Covid-19 vaccine supply chains.

Source: CNBC

12/03/2020

Facebook BANS false claims about Covid vaccines ‘debunked by public health experts’ – all such posts to be REMOVED

Social media giant Facebook says it is cracking down on Covid-19 vaccine misinformation and will remove "false claims" posted to Facebook or Instagram which will have been debunked by public health experts.

Source: RT

12/03/2020

Former presidents Obama, Clinton and Bush say they'd take COVID vaccine on camera to prove safety

"I may end up taking it on TV or having it filmed, just so that people know that I trust this science," Obama said on SiriusXM.

Source: USA Today

12/03/2020

The COVID Vaccine Rollout Will Be a Boon for These 2 Beaten-Down Stocks

The nation's two largest drugstore operators are about to get a much-needed shot in the arm -- while giving out millions of them for free.

Source: Motley Fool

12/03/2020

Warp Speed official urges patience on Covid vaccine: 'We are not going to turn anybody away'

Ret. Lt. Gen. Paul Ostrowski promised in a CNBC interview that everyone who wants a vaccine will be able to get one by June.

Source: CNBC

12/03/2020

COVID vaccine is almost here. Six NJ hospitals to get early shipments

Source: Google News

12/03/2020

First in line for Covid vaccine? Some US health care workers say no

They can move to front of the line for a COVID-19 vaccine if they want, but some US health care workers are skeptical about taking a vaccine that was developed in record time—even as the pandemic rages on.

Source: Medical Xpress

12/02/2020

NFL says it won’t 'cut in line' to get COVID vaccine for players and personnel

Commissioner Roger Goodell also said that the league still isn't planning on a single-site playoff bubble right now.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/02/2020

Obama: I will take Covid vaccine if Fauci says it's safe

The former president, trying to allay fears among people of color, said he had full faith in the nation’s top infectious disease expert.

Source: Politico

12/02/2020

What we still don’t know about COVID vaccines after the U.K.’s emergency-use authorization of the Pfizer-BioNTech candidate

Logistics, supply capacity and an accelerated timeline all represent ongoing challenges

Source: MarketWatch

12/02/2020

Trump Covid vaccine czar says U.S. should be able to immunize nearly a third of population by end of February

It will be enough doses to protect a "significant portion" of the most at-risk Americans, which are the elderly, health-care workers and people with preexisting conditions, said Dr. Moncef Slaoui.

Source: CNBC

12/02/2020

The Mafia Is Probably Going To Try To Get Their Hands On The COVID Vaccine

Coronavirus vaccines will be "equivalent of liquid gold to organized crime networks," according to global police agency Interpol.

Source: BuzzFeed News

12/02/2020

Watch live: Trump administration officials speak on Covid vaccine distribution

The departments of Health and Human Services and Defense are holding a joint briefing on the Trump administration's coronavirus vaccine program.

Source: CNBC

12/02/2020

More than one-third of Massachusetts residents unlikely to get COVID vaccine, according to new poll

As researchers behind COVID vaccinations seek permissions for emergency use in multiple nations, how many will take the vaccine remains in question.

Source: MassLive.com

12/02/2020

Dr. Scott Gottlieb sees Covid vaccine in 'rationing type of environment' well into the spring

"Really the biggest variable right now is that we're going to have limited supply for the remainder of this year certainly," the former FDA chief told CNBC.

Source: CNBC

12/02/2020

COVID Vaccine Stocks Update: Where Things Stand Now

Here's what you need to know about all of the leaders in the coronavirus vaccine race.

Source: Motley Fool

12/01/2020

Washington health officials provide details on how COVID vaccine will be handed out

State health officials released a proposed timeline Tuesday, detailing how an eventual COVID vaccine will be distributed across Washington.

Source: MyNorthwest.com

12/01/2020

COVID vaccine: Gov. Cooper says NC expected to receive nearly 85,000 doses of Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine after FDA approval - WTVD

Governor Roy Cooper on Tuesday said North Carolina is preparing for distribution of the much-anticipated Pfizer COVID 19 vaccine as cases and hospitalizations continue to rise.

Source: WTVD-TV

12/01/2020

COVID vaccine news: 1st coronavirus vaccines to health care workers, nursing homes, panel recommends - WPVI

Health care workers and nursing home residents should be at the front of the line when the first coronavirus vaccine shots become available, an influential government advisory panel said Tuesday.

Source: WPVI-TV

12/01/2020

CDC advisors vote health workers, nursing homes, get covid vaccines first

Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices member Dr Beth Bell said the group is 'acting none too soon' to decide who gets vaccinated first. It will vote tonight on who to recommend for priority.

Source: Daily Mail

12/01/2020

White House summons FDA chief Stephen Hahn to discuss why agency isn't moving faster on Covid vaccine

Hahn intended to give Meadows "an update on where things stand" with vaccines and therapies for Covid-19, a senior administration official told CNBC.

Source: CNBC

12/01/2020

COVID vaccine news: 1st coronavirus vaccines to health care workers, nursing homes, panel recommends - WABC

Health care workers and nursing home residents should be at the front of the line when the first coronavirus vaccine shots become available, an influential government advisory panel said Tuesday.

Source: WABC-TV

12/01/2020

Trump Covid vaccine chief Slaoui says everyone in U.S. could be immunized by June

If enough people get immunized, the U.S. pandemic could be under control in the second half of 2021, the Trump administration's Covid vaccine chief said.

Source: CNBC

12/01/2020

Trump Covid vaccine czar says side effects 'significantly noticeable' in 10% to 15% of recipients

Source: CNBC

12/01/2020

Pfizer, BioNTech apply for Covid vaccine approval in Europe

If authorization is granted, it could enable use of the vaccine in Europe this month, BioNTech said.

Source: CNBC

12/01/2020

Pence Says Covid Vaccine Distribution Could Begin Mid-December

Source: Bloomberg

11/30/2020

Washington begins preparing for December arrival of COVID vaccine

Gov. Jay Inslee announced Monday that his office has begun the planning process needed to distribute an eventual COVID-19 vaccine.

Source: MyNorthwest.com

11/30/2020

BioNTech Slapped With Downgrade Amid Covid Vaccine Competition

(Bloomberg) -- A BioNTech SE analyst advised investors to cash in on their profits from the $30 billion biotech’s recent advance, saying the German company...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

11/30/2020

Everyone in US will be get a COVID vaccine by the end of June 2021, Operation Warp Speed says

The first vaccine doses will be rolled out in December to the highest at risk after they get FDA approval, then they will slowly be dished out the remaining public.

Source: Daily Mail

11/30/2020

First 'mass air shipment' of Pfizer's Covid vaccine arrives as airlines prepare for more

United's first flight carrying Pfizer's Covid-19 vaccines arrived in Chicago on Friday.

Source: CNBC

11/30/2020

Why Novavax Could Be a Bigger COVID Vaccine Winner Than Pfizer and Moderna

The small biotech's promising coronavirus vaccine candidate is only half of the reason.

Source: Motley Fool

11/30/2020

Local group takes to Pedestrian Bridge to raise awareness on COVID Vaccine liability

A local group took the bridge over I-94 to raise awareness on the COVID-19 Vaccine.

Source: Valley News Live

11/29/2020

Can Your Employer Force You to Get the COVID Vaccine?

It turns out that your employer can technically force you to get a COVID vaccine when it becomes available—but it may be more complicated than that.

Source: Best Life

11/29/2020

3 COVID Vaccine Stocks That Could Be Millionaire-Makers

Here's what makes these coronavirus-focused biotechs stand out.

Source: Motley Fool

11/28/2020

FDNY will be first to get emergency COVID vaccines: officials

In a memo acquired by the Daily News, Fire Commissioner Daniel Nigro said that the vaccines which may soon be available “will be provided to FDNY first responders.”

Source: New York Daily News

11/28/2020

Pfizer’s COVID vaccine comes with a chilly complication. But that may change

Pfizer is developing a more durable version of its coronavirus vaccine candidate, but any changes will need further FDA review.

Source: Fortune

11/28/2020

United Airlines reportedly began chartering flights for Pfizer's COVID vaccine

Source: Google News

11/28/2020

United Airlines flies FIRST batches of Pfizer COVID vaccine in US in refrigerated cases

United Airlines is shipping the first batches of Pfizer's COVID vaccine, the Wall Street Journal is reporting, in anticipation of a mass-vaccination program. Pfizer have not commented on the report.

Source: Daily Mail

11/27/2020

Oxford, WHO scientists say more data needed on AstraZeneca's Covid vaccine trials

More data is needed from AstraZeneca's Covid vaccine trials beyond what was presented in a press release, experts from the WHO and Oxford University said.

Source: CNBC

11/27/2020

This Under-the-Radar COVID Vaccine Stock Has a Tesla Tie-In

And it's not too far behind coronavirus vaccine leaders Pfizer and Moderna.

Source: Motley Fool

11/26/2020

How Fast-Tracked Covid Vaccines May Impact Future Immunizations | NBC News NOW

Source: Google News

11/26/2020

AstraZeneca and Oxford defend Covid vaccine trials after questions raised in the U.S.

“We believe that this product will never be licensed in the U.S.,” one group of critical U.S.-based analysts wrote this week.

Source: CNBC

11/26/2020

I've already been injected with a COVID vaccine. This is why I'm cheering for the Novavax underdog

“No, I never considered it was risky, and no, of course, I’m not getting paid. I just received my second shot a few days ago,” says Barrons Group senior writer Pierre Briançon, on volunteering for a trial.

Source: MarketWatch

11/26/2020

AstraZeneca Covid vaccine study results clouded by manufacturing error

AstraZeneca and Oxford University acknowledged a manufacturing error that is raising questions about preliminary results of their experimental Covid-19 vaccine.

Source: NBC News

11/26/2020

Narcolepsy fiasco spurs Covid vaccine fears in Sweden

Take a vaccine developed in haste? Never again, says Meissa Chebbi, who, like hundreds of other young Swedes suffered debilitating narcolepsy after a mass vaccination campaign against the 2009-2010 swine flu pandemic.

Source: Medical Xpress

11/26/2020

Narcolepsy fiasco spurs Covid vaccine fears in Sweden

Take a vaccine developed in haste? Never again, says Meissa Chebbi, who, like hundreds of other young Swedes suffered debilitating narcolepsy after a mass...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

11/26/2020

‘Very Excited’: Doctors React To News That COVID Vaccines Will Arrive At Denver Health In A Few Weeks

The COVID-19 vaccine is expected at Denver Health in just a few weeks.

Source: Cbslocal.com

11/26/2020

‘Very Excited’: Doctors React To News That COVID Vaccines Will Arrive At Denver Health In A Few Weeks

The COVID-19 vaccine is expected at Denver Health in just a few weeks.

Source: Cbslocal.com

11/25/2020

Moderna Soars to Record Ahead of Final Covid Vaccine Analysis

Source: Bloomberg

11/25/2020

'It’s been crazy' — Maker of ultra-cold freezers sees surge in demand to store Covid vaccines

"Right now, we are out of everything," Dan Hensler of So-Low Environmental Equipment told CNBC.

Source: CNBC

11/25/2020

Coronavirus updates: First 6.4M doses of COVID vaccine likely in December; CDC may change quarantine guidelines; US death toll nears 260K

Tennessee won't mandate COVID-19 vaccine in K-12 public schools. El Paso, Texas, sets new curfew. OAN suspended from YouTube. Latest virus news.

Source: USA Today

11/25/2020

Covid vaccine will ‘probably’ be rolled out in second week of December, says CDC director

'I want people to be vigilant because we're turning the corner now,’ says Robert Redfield

Source: Independent

11/25/2020

The AstraZeneca Covid Vaccine Data Isn't Up to Snuff

There's been even more good news this week, this time from the Oxford-AstraZeneca trials. But a closer look reveals some very shaky science.

Source: Wired

11/25/2020

COVID Vaccine Side Effects Include High Fever, Body Aches and Bad Headaches, Experts Say

Experts are urging the public to be informed that promising new COVID-19 vaccines that may soon be available could provoke severe, but temporary, side effects in some who receive them.

Source: Newsweek

11/24/2020

The Question Nobody's Asking About the COVID Vaccines | Dave Lashmet

Source: Google News

11/24/2020

Moderna's Covid vaccine may NOT stop spread of infection

Dr Tal Zaks, chief medical officer for Moderna, told Axios that he believes the firm's vaccine will prevent people from being asymptomatic spreaders of coronavirus, but does not have the data to prove it.

Source: Daily Mail

11/24/2020

Putin Won't Take COVID Vaccine Russia Touts as 91% Effective, Kremlin Says

Russian officials have faced global criticism for their hasty registration of Sputnik V, an immunization candidate meant to protect against COVID-19, after very limited early-stage trials.

Source: Newsweek

11/24/2020

How Long Will A Covid Vaccine Be Effective And Why Cold Storage Is Important | NBC News NOW

Source: Google News

11/24/2020

Vladimir Putin can't take Russia's 'safe,' uncertified Covid vaccine

The Kremlin has said that Vladimir Putin cannot yet take Russia's Covid vaccine as it is still uncertified, despite it being deemed 'safe' to use.

Source: Daily Mail

11/24/2020

Russia plans to produce 1 billion doses of its ‘cheaper’ Covid vaccine

Russia has said that it will make its own shot cheaper than its rivals, and aims to produce 1 billion doses next year.

Source: CNBC

11/24/2020

As a doctor, people ask me if it’s safe to take a new Covid vaccine. Given that criticism is risky, here’s my very careful answer

The type of vaccine being developed against the virus has never – outside of Ebola – been used before. The trials have been extremely rushed & involved testing only small numbers. What could possibly go wrong?

Source: RT

11/23/2020

Doctors say CDC should warn people the side effects from Covid vaccine shots won't be 'a walk in the park'

Doctors urge the CDC to be transparent about the side effects people may experience after getting their first shot of a coronavirus vaccine.

Source: CNBC

11/23/2020

Dr. Jha: Delay in presidential transition ‘unconscionable’ for COVID vaccine rollout

Inaction on a smooth transition will carry a cost "measured in lost lives," the Brown University dean said.

Source: Boston.com

11/23/2020

Oxford-AstraZeneca Covid vaccine shows an average 70% effectiveness in preventing the virus

AstraZeneca on Monday said an interim analysis of clinical trials showed its coronavirus vaccine has an average efficacy of 70% in protecting against the virus.

Source: CNBC

11/23/2020

Takeda Pharma's Venkayya on Global Race for Covid Vaccines

Source: Google News

11/23/2020

Ad Council’s Challenge: Persuade Skeptics to Believe in Covid Vaccines

The nonprofit marketing group led a polio vaccine campaign in the 1950s. Now it is working on a $50 million ad blitz to counter concerns about coming treatments.

Source: New York Times

11/22/2020

Brazil signs letter of intent to purchase five COVID vaccines

Brazil's health ministry said on Sunday it will sign non-binding letters of intent to purchase coronavirus vaccines from four companies and Russia's sovereign wealth fund, adding that any purchase will depend on the approval of the nation's regulators.

Source: Reuters

11/22/2020

Brazil signs letter of intent to purchase five COVID vaccines

Brazil's health ministry said on Sunday it will sign non-binding letters of intent to purchase coronavirus vaccines from four companies and Russia's sovereign wealth fund, adding that any purchase will depend on the approval of the nation's regulators.

Source: Reuters

11/22/2020

Brazil signs letter of intent to purchase five COVID vaccines

Brazil's health ministry said on Sunday it will sign non-binding letters of intent to purchase coronavirus vaccines from four companies and Russia's sovereign wealth fund, adding that any purchase will depend on the approval of the nation's regulators.

Source: Reuters

11/22/2020

Brazil signs letter of intent to purchase five COVID vaccines

Brazil's health ministry said on Sunday it will sign non-binding letters of intent to purchase coronavirus vaccines from four companies and Russia's...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

11/22/2020

Brazil signs letter of intent to purchase five COVID vaccines

Brazil's health ministry said on Sunday it will sign non-binding letters of intent to purchase coronavirus vaccines from four companies and Russia's...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

11/22/2020

These 5 People Will Get the COVID Vaccine First, Dr. Fauci Says

Pfizer and Moderna recently announced their phase III COVID vaccine trial results, each declaring their candidates more than 90 percent effective and safe...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

11/21/2020

Big Pharma could supply the whole world with a COVID vaccine. They've chosen not to

The pandemic could end soon for rich countries — but not for developing ones. It's the pharmaceutical industry's fault

Source: Salon

11/20/2020

Pfizer Applies For emergency Use Of Covid Vaccine Amid Testing Bottleneck: CNBC After Hours

Source: Google News

11/20/2020

Will the Covid vaccine be safe? What the scientists want to see

Will the Covid vaccine be safe? The first experimental coronavirus vaccines could be available by the end of the year.

Source: NBC News

11/20/2020

Pfizer seeks FDA's emergency approval for COVID vaccine as U.S. breaks records

Source: Google News

11/20/2020

Officials: Volusia prepared for Covid vaccine distribution - Daytona Beach News

As coronavirus cases climb across the state and in Volusia County, Advent Health ready to distribute the first COVID-19 vaccines and Volusia County health department says its prepared for distribution.

Source: Daytona Beach News-Journal

11/20/2020

Pfizer Covid Vaccine Faces Hurdles After FDA Filing Friday

Source: Bloomberg

11/20/2020

GOP senator in Pfizer trial urges trust in Covid vaccines: 'This is how we bring an end to this pandemic'

"It reminded me of getting the flu shot. It was virtually painless, the vaccine itself," Republican Sen. Steve Daines of Montana told CNBC.

Source: CNBC

11/20/2020

Five U.S. agencies have started telling employees they could get Covid vaccine shots in as little as 8 weeks

Essential federal workers would be among the first group of Americans to get the Covid-19 vaccine after health workers, according to the CDC's interim plans.

Source: CNBC

11/20/2020

Covid-19: Flu jab push as Covid vaccine roll-out planned

Matt Hancock said the NHS was preparing to roll out a Covid-19 vaccine if one is approved for use.

Source: BBC News

11/19/2020

Teachers Should Get the Covid Vaccine First

Immunity would overcome resistance to reopening schools, which is vital.

Source: The Wall Street Journal

11/19/2020

Oxford Covid vaccine trials indicate it is safe, produces robust immune response among older adults

The promising early-stage results were published in The Lancet, one of the world's top medical journals, on Thursday.

Source: CNBC

11/19/2020

Covid vaccine: Former Obama FDA chief says she trusts integrity of the agency's approval process

"There have been rigorous scientific standards applied to the development process," Dr. Margaret Hamburg told CNBC.

Source: CNBC

11/18/2020

Covid vaccines should not be seen as 'unicorn' solution, says WHO chief

Source: Google News

11/18/2020

Trump officials see surge in signs ups for free CVS, Walgreens Covid vaccine program for seniors

U.S. officials are seeing "tremendous uptake" of a program that will allow CVS Health and Walgreens to administer Covid vaccines to seniors in facilities.

Source: CNBC

11/18/2020

Chinese Covid Vaccine Gives Scientists Pause Over Antibody Levels in Early Trials

Sinovac’s vaccine candidate induced lower level of antibodies compared with patients previously infected, though that may say little about ultimate efficacy

Source: The Wall Street Journal

11/18/2020

COVID vaccine candidate from Pfizer must be stored at minus 112, prompting a rush on dry ice

At minus 112, exposed skin freezes almost instantly. It’s also the temperature required to store what’s expected to be the first COVID-19 vaccine.

Source: USA Today

11/17/2020

Tucson clinic celebrates early Moderna COVID vaccine trial numbers

Tucson's Quality of Life Medical & Research Center is celebrating the early data from Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine trial. It shows the vaccine is 94.5% effective.

Source: KGUN

11/17/2020

Doctor in Pfizer trial talks distribution of COVID vaccine

Source: Google News

11/17/2020

Dolly Parton Donation Helps Fund Moderna Covid Vaccine Research

Parton made a $1 million donation to Nashville's Vanderbilt University Medical Center in April

Source: Rolling Stone

11/12/2020

Vaccine Watch: What's next for Pfizer's COVID vaccine breakthrough

Source: Google News

11/11/2020

Taking The Temperature: Hawai'i Residents React to Nearing COVID Vaccine

Coronavirus vaccines are coming, but will Hawai'i residents make use of them on a wide enough scale to matter?

Source: Big Island Now

11/11/2020

COVID vaccine won’t stop current wave of Alabama cases; hospitalizations soar

The number of coronavirus cases continues to rise in Alabama, and holiday gatherings could fuel a larger second wave in the winter

Source: AL.com

11/11/2020

A Possible Covid Vaccine Means It's Time to Fix Cold Chains

The global immunization effort could offer a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to create sustainable and resilient distribution systems.

Source: Wired

11/11/2020

Covid vaccine: 'No decision' on under 50s vaccine plan

Uncertainty about how the Covid vaccines work mean there is no plan for younger people yet.

Source: BBC News

11/10/2020

After COVID vaccine trial, he was part of Pfizer breakthrough

Father and daughter partook in a vaccine trial at Kaiser hospital. On Monday, Pfizer announced its success

Source: Los Angeles Times

11/10/2020

Alex Azar says there'll be enough Covid vaccine for all Americans by March

Alex Azar gave a timeline on Tuesday for when the coronavirus vaccine would be rolled out after Pfizer said it was on track to apply later this month for emergency-use approval from the FDA.

Source: Daily Mail

11/10/2020

Covid vaccine: First 'milestone' vaccine offers 90% protection @BBC News live - BBC

Source: Google News

11/10/2020

UIHC doctors 'cautiously optimistic' about initial Pfizer COVID vaccine results

Around 270 people participated in the Pfizer COVID vaccine trial at UIHC.

Source: KCRG

11/09/2020

Does a Covid vaccine put the housing trade under pressure?

Source: Google News

11/09/2020

As race intensifies, Pitt remains committed to developing a covid vaccine

While a coronavirus vaccine developed by Pfizer appears promising and highly effective, the interim analysis released Monday only tells part of the story, said Paul Duprex, director of the Center for Vaccine Research at the University of Pittsburgh, which is …

Source: TribLIVE

11/09/2020

Oil Stocks Soar After Pfizer’s Covid Vaccine Announcement. What You Need to Know.

Source: Barron's

11/09/2020

‘Era of lying is over’: Mike Pence pummeled for wrongly handing Trump credit for Pfizer COVID vaccine

Vice President Mike Pence, the Coronavirus Task Force chief, and former Trump UN Ambassador Nikki Haley are under fire for trying to give credit for the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine to President Donald Trump and the White House’s “Operation War Speed.” Pfizer anno…

Source: Raw Story

11/09/2020

Covid vaccine: First 'milestone' vaccine offers 90% protection

The vaccine is a "significant step" forward for getting life back to normal, but challenges remain.

Source: BBC News

11/09/2020

Gold price plummets on news of successful Covid vaccine

Senior Technical Analyst Jim Wyckoff prepares investors with an overview of how the markets opened and closed. What moved metal prices? How do the technicals look? By looking at important developments

Source: Kitco NEWS

11/09/2020

A Covid vaccine could mean a slowdown in growth for grocers that benefitted from shuttered restaurants, report says

Grocers could lose share of stomachs and wallets if they don't refresh their approach and create lasting customer loyalty, according to a Bain & Co. report.

Source: CNBC

11/08/2020

‘Common Man Has To Wait Till 2022 For Covid Vaccine’

AIIMS director and member of national task force on Coronavirus management in India Dr Randeep Guleria has said that common people will have to wait till 2022 for a shot of the Covid vaccine. He said that it will take "more than a year" for Coronavirus vaccin…

Source: Gulte

11/06/2020

Virologist: We need to adjust expectations for the COVID vaccine

Dr. William Haseltine on the effectiveness of a COVID vaccine, his concerns for the current trials, and why we need to asjust our expectations for what it will do.

Source: MyNorthwest.com

11/05/2020

Covid vaccine will not be a panacea, says Pa. health secretary

Pennsylvania’s top health official said Thursday the state is ready to distribute a covid-19 vaccine in a manner that prioritizes health care workers and vulnerable populations but stressed that a vaccine – whenever one becomes available – will not be a panac…

Source: TribLIVE

11/05/2020

AstraZeneca chief says COVID vaccine on track for year end

CEO dismisses reports of delays with COVID-19 vaccine, says large-scale vaccinations could be possible by December.

Source: Al Jazeera English

11/04/2020

AstraZeneca misses target for delivery of UK Covid vaccine

News, analysis and comment from the Financial Times, the worldʼs leading global business publication

Source: Financial Times

11/01/2020

Cuomo calls for more equitable distribution of Covid vaccine

The governor criticized the White House’s plan for distributing the vaccine, saying it would fail to adequately serve the people who have been hit hardest by the virus – those

Source: Buffalo News

10/30/2020

'It's possible': the race to approve a Covid vaccine by Christmas

At least three companies close to revealing results of phase three trials, but to be approved for use safety has to be ensured

Source: Theguardian.comworld

10/29/2020

How soon will there be a COVID vaccine? This is where development stands now

When will a coronavirus vaccine arrive, and when would you be most likely to get it?

Source: CNET

10/29/2020

Merck CEO says Covid vaccine won't be a 'silver bullet,' predicts mask use for the 'foreseeable future'

Merck CEO Kenneth Frazier told CNBC on Thursday that people will still have to practice mask wearing and social distancing "for the foreseeable future."

Source: CNBC

10/28/2020

WHO says Covid vaccine trials are 'encouraging' but it'll take time to ensure it's safe for everyone

It comes shortly after AstraZeneca said its Covid vaccine candidate had produced a similar immune response in older and younger adults.

Source: CNBC

10/28/2020

GSK and Sanofi make global Covid vaccine supply deal

The companies are to supply 200 million doses of Covid vaccine to a global scheme.

Source: BBC News

10/28/2020

Sanofi, GSK to provide 200 million Covid vaccine doses to WHO global immunization program

Sanofi and GSK's vaccine is further behind in clinical development than some of the front-runners like Pfizer, Moderna and AstraZeneca, which are all in late-stage trials.

Source: CNBC

10/27/2020

Covid vaccine made by US pharma giant Moderna could be fast-tracked through approval process in UK

It normally takes years for vaccines to be green-lit by the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) for approval in the UK.

Source: Daily Mail

10/27/2020

States will need billions to distribute the Covid vaccine as federal funding falls short

As public health departments across the U.S. are racing to prepare for its distribution

Source: CNBC

10/27/2020

Fauci says early Covid vaccines will prevent symptoms, not block virus

Dr Anthony Fauci made the point on Monday as at least four vaccine candidates near the end of clinical trials and the US reported a record number of new cases in the last week.

Source: Daily Mail

10/23/2020

These are the stocks to short when a COVID vaccine is ready, says JPMorgan

Source: MarketWatch

10/22/2020

Trump's Operation Warp Speed adviser says all Americans could be immunized with COVID vaccine by June

Source: ABC News

10/21/2020

AstraZeneca shares turn negative after Brazilian health authority says volunteer in Covid vaccine study dies

Shares of AstraZeneca, a front-runner in the Covid-19 vaccine race, gave up a slight gain after the news broke.

Source: CNBC

10/21/2020

Brazil embraces Chinese Covid vaccine after row

Brazil's health minister said Tuesday the country would add the Chinese-made CoronaVac vaccine against Covid-19 to its national immunization program, despite a political and diplomatic row over whether to use it. This is going to recalibrate the process" of e…

Source: msnNOW

10/20/2020

Moderna CEO eyes December for COVID vaccine

Source: MarketWatch

10/19/2020

New California Theme Park Guidelines Coming Tuesday, Gov. Gavin Newsom Says; No Widespread COVID Vaccine Until 2021

California Gov. Gavin Newsom said Monday that new guidelines on theme parks and team sports events are coming tomorrow. “We are going to break up the theme parks,” the governor said in his COVID-19 and wildfires update this afternoon. “Not just one or two bra…

Source: Deadline

10/18/2020

Covid vaccine tracker: when will a coronavirus vaccine be ready?

More than 170 teams of researchers are racing to develop a safe and effective vaccine. Here is their progress

Source: The Guardian

10/17/2020

CVS, Walgreens to help distribute Covid vaccines to nursing homes

The federal government has made a deal with retail pharmacies CVS and Walgreens to help distribute coronavirus vaccine -- once one or more gets authorized -- to long-term care facilities like nursing homes, federal officials said Friday.

Source: CNN

10/16/2020

Emergency Use Authorization of Covid Vaccines — Safety and Efficacy Follow-up Considerations

Perspective from The New England Journal of Medicine — Emergency Use Authorization of Covid Vaccines — Safety and Efficacy Follow-up Considerations

Source: nejm.org

10/16/2020

Pfizer to seek emergency approval for COVID vaccine next month

Pharmaceutical giant says if safety data from trials, expected about 2 weeks after US elections, is positive, it will go ahead with request for 'emergency use authorization'

Source: The Times of Israel

10/16/2020

Pfizer CEO Says COVID Vaccine Will Not Be Ready by Election Day

The sole plank of The Trump Plan to combat the virus has been “miracle cure by Nov. 3.”

Source: Slate Magazine

10/15/2020

Apollo ready to administer 1 mn Covid vaccines daily..

Leading private hospital group Apollo Hospitals on Thursday that it is prepared to administer one million Covid-19 vaccines per day whenever the vaccine is rolled out.

Source: Greatandhra.com

10/15/2020

BioNTech: Side Effects Won't Stop Covid Vaccine Trial With Pfizer

BioNTech’s CEO said the company and partner Pfizer don’t need to halt their late-stage trial of a coronavirus vaccine due to side effects.

Source: TheStreet

10/14/2020

US 'general public' will be able to get covid vaccines by APRIL, Fauci says

'That will likely be within the first quarter of 2021 by let's say April of 2021,' Dr Anthony Fauci told CBS Evening News - but he added that will only be true if all vaccines in trials now prove safe and effective.

Source: Daily Mail

10/14/2020

Pfizer, BioNTech Covid Vaccine Trial Remains on Track, CEO Says

Side effects that have emerged in a large late-stage trial of a Covid-19 vaccine candidate from Pfizer Inc. and BioNTech SE are in line with those seen in smaller early studies, a positive sign for one of the front-runners in the race for a shot.

Source: Bloomberg

10/14/2020

YouTube preps for Covid vaccine misinformation with new policies

YouTube said it’s working on new efforts to combat misinformation as it anticipates a coronavirus vaccine.

Source: CNBC

10/14/2020

What China and Russia Hope to Gain From Sharing Their Covid Vaccines | WSJ

Source: Google News

10/14/2020

Chief scientist behind Operation Warp Speed 'extremely worried' over politicization of COVID vaccine

The coronavirus vaccine could be approved as early as Thanksgiving, Moncef Slaoui told "The Story."

Source: Fox News

10/12/2020

Johnson & Johnson pauses Covid vaccine trial over participant's 'unexplained illness'

Company is unclear about whether patient was receiving vaccine or placebo in 60,000-patient study

Source: Theguardian.comworld

10/12/2020

The First Covid Vaccine Will Not Make Life Normal Again

Come spring, Americans may have their choice of several so-so coronavirus vaccines — with no way of knowing which one is best.

Source: New York Times

10/07/2020

Abortion-tainted mandatory COVID vaccine would be the beginning "of the Apocalypse":Bishop Schneider

Source: Google News

10/06/2020

Fauci Speaks Out On Covid Vaccine Guidelines And Flu Comparison In New Interview | NBC Nightly News

Source: Google News

10/05/2020

5 Things to Know About a COVID Vaccine: It Won't Be a 'Magic Wand'

Approval of a vaccine will be an important step in defeating COVID-19. But it won’t immediately end the pandemic.

Source: Kaiser Health News

10/03/2020

COVID vaccine and trials at risk as Philadelphia health tech firm hit by massive ransomware attack

A Philadelphia-based company has been battling a ransomware attack that begun on September 20, it has emerged, threatening the software used in COVID vaccine research and trials.

Source: Daily Mail

10/02/2020

Covid vaccine tracker: when will a coronavirus vaccine be ready?

More than 170 teams of researchers are racing to develop a safe and effective vaccine. Here is their progress

Source: The Guardian

10/01/2020

Pfizer CEO says Covid vaccine trial won't be rushed by political pressure

Covid vaccine: Pfizer CEO told employees that the company is “moving at the speed of science,” rather than under any political timing.

Source: NBC News

09/30/2020

Eager for a Covid vaccine, Trump now trusts drug makers he once vilified

Amid the chaos and rancor of the first presidential debate, Trump gave a dramatic and troubling look into his ideas about the vaccine approval process.

Source: STAT

09/30/2020

Oxford-Astra Covid Vaccine Review to Start in Europe

Source: Bloomberg

09/29/2020

Moderna's COVID vaccine generates strong immune response in older adults

Moderna (NASDAQ:MRNA) +3.5% after-hours as results from a Phase 1 study shows its mRNA-1273 coronavirus vaccine candidate is well-tolerated and generates a strong immune response in older adults.The vaccine, which is co-developed by researchers at Moderna and…

Source: Seeking Alpha

09/29/2020

UPMC doctors: Covid vaccine 'not going to happen' this year

UPMC doctors on Tuesday addressed the race for a covid-19 vaccine, calling it “this generation’s moonshot,” but warned that a vaccine by year’s end is pie in the sky. “This is simply not going to happen,” said Dr. David Nace, chief medical officer of UPMC’s s…

Source: TribLIVE

09/29/2020

COVID vaccine confidence requires radical transparency

Public trust in a potential vaccine is under threat. Drug companies and their academic partners must disclose protocols and results data.

Source: Nature.com

09/29/2020

Elon Musk Says He And His Family Won't Get Covid Vaccine

Elon Musk wears a lot of hats. He’s a billionaire business magnate, industrial designer and engineer as the founder of SpaceX and the CEO and product architect of Tesla. Now he’s added an amateur immunologist hat to the rack. Musk, 49, says he won’t be taking…

Source: The Daily Wire

09/29/2020

Less Than 20 Percent of Americans Would Take a COVID Vaccine if Trump Said It Was Safe

Just 27 percent of Americans said they trust the president to provide them with accurate information about COVID-19.

Source: Newsweek

09/29/2020

Until there's a Covid vaccine, we need to focus on treating longer-term health consequences

We don’t know yet how many of the ongoing symptoms could translate to chronic ill health in the future, and that’s worrying

Source: Theguardian.comcommentisfree

09/28/2020

China Distributes Unproven Covid Vaccine To Tens Of Thousands | NBC Nightly News

Source: Google News

09/27/2020

Mass roll-out of Covid vaccine could be delayed for TWO YEARS, expert says

Experts claim the UK Government has so far failed to secure enough medical-grade glass vials to store the vaccine, as well as organise enough refrigerated lorries and aircraft to transport it.

Source: Daily Mail

09/27/2020

Half a million sharks may be killed in effort to make Covid vaccine, wildlife experts say

The top predators are harvested for squalene, a natural oil made in the liver of sharks, which is listed as an ingredient on a number of candidates for the Covid-19 vaccine.

Source: Daily Mail

09/27/2020

Las Vegas trial participants want to bring about COVID vaccine - Las Vegas Review

<p>Las Vegas-area participants in clinical trials for the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine have received their shots. Now it’s time for one or more to get sick.</p>

Source: Las Vegas Review-Journal

09/26/2020

'It's going to end' — Dr Anthony Fauci tells Ireland a Covid vaccine could arrive in 2020

He's calling on the public to 'hang in there' a little longer.

Source: Irish Post

09/24/2020

Novavax Kicks Off 10,000 Patient Covid Vaccine Study in U.K.

(Bloomberg) -- Novavax Inc. climbed as much as 6.7% in extended trading on plans to start enrolling participants for a late-stage study of its experimental...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

09/17/2020

Whopping 59 Percent of Americans Would ‘Distrust’ Covid Vaccine Released Before Election — Including HALF of Republicans

An overwhelming and bipartisan majority of Americans say they would "distrust" any coronavirus vaccine that was released before Election Day in November.

Source: Mediaite

09/15/2020

NC Senate Dem candidate: I’d be hesitant to get a COVID vaccine approved by Trump’s FDA

Hoo boy.

Source: Hot Air

09/15/2020

Feds ‘very concerned’ about serious side effect in AstraZeneca’s Covid vaccine trial

The Food and Drug Administration is weighing whether to follow British regulators in resuming a coronavirus vaccine trial that was halted when a participant suffered spinal cord damage, even as the National Institutes of Health has launched an investigation o…

Source: Raw Story

09/14/2020

Dr. Siegel on potential COVID vaccine effectiveness: Unlike annual flu, virus is not 'a moving target'

Fox News medical contributor Dr. Marc Siegel said Monday that the common flu, unlike coronavirus, is a "moving target" that often changes form from year to year, while COVID is more static in that regard.

Source: Fox News

09/14/2020

Pharma CEO warns that millions worldwide won't get COVID vaccine until 2024

The chief executive of the world's largest vaccine manufacturer says it will take about four or five years to produce enough COVID-19 vaccines to inoculate everyone in the world.

Source: SFGate

09/14/2020

Pfizer Poised for Drop After 31% Rally Amid Covid Vaccine Push

(Bloomberg) -- Pfizer Inc.’s $48 billion gain in market value since late March, egged on by optimism for a successful Covid-19 vaccine, may soon hit a...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

09/14/2020

Covid Vaccine Stocks Rise As AstraZeneca Resumes, Pfizer Expands Trials

Covid vaccine stocks rose after AstraZeneca resumed final-phase trials in the U.K. and Pfizer and BioNTech expanded final-phase testing.

Source: Investor's Business Daily

09/13/2020

Pfizer preparing to distribute COVID vaccine by year-end, CEO says

The company has already manufactured hundreds of thousands of doses in anticipation.

Source: Axios

09/12/2020

AstraZeneca COVID Vaccine Trials Resume After Being Put On Hold | NBC Nightly News

Source: Google News

09/12/2020

AstraZeneca Resumes Covid Vaccine Trials After Independent Committee Approves Of Safety

AstraZeneca plc (NYSE: AZN) can heave a sigh of relief following resumption of its coronavirus vaccine study that was voluntarily paused by the company.What Happened: The U.K. pharma giant said U.K. regulatory agency, the Medicines Health Regulatory Authorit…

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

09/12/2020

AstraZeneca resumes Covid vaccine trials in UK..

Clinical trials for the AstraZeneca Oxford coronavirus vaccine, AZD1222, have resumed in the UK following confirmation by the Medicines Health Regulatory Authority (MHRA) that it was safe to do so.

Source: Greatandhra.com

09/10/2020

MRNA Stock, NVAX Stock Rally Second Day After AZN Covid Vaccine Pause

Source: Google News

09/10/2020

MRNA Stock, NVAX Stock Rally Second Day After AZN Covid Vaccine Pause

AstraZeneca's delays in key Covid vaccine testing boosted MRNA stock and NVAX stock for a second day amid the push to end the pandemic.

Source: Investor's Business Daily

09/10/2020

COVID Vaccine Trials Seek Black, Latinx Participants But History of Medical Apartheid Sows Mistrust

Source: Google News

09/10/2020

Pfizer may win the COVID vaccine race. But distributing it could be another matter.

Source: ABC News

09/09/2020

Can plasma and antibody therapies help as world awaits Covid vaccine?

The treatments have been used to fight epidemics for decades but some scientists remain sceptical

Source: Financial Times

09/08/2020

SVB analysts downgrade Moderna's stock, citing 'competitive pressure' from other COVID vaccine developers

Source: MarketWatch

09/06/2020

'Mind-bogglingly complex': Here's what we know about how COVID vaccine will be distributed when it's approved

We don’t know when a COVID-19 vaccine will arrive, but we’re starting to understand how it will be distributed.

Source: USA Today

09/06/2020

More than manufacturing: India’s homegrown COVID vaccines could transform its pharma industry

A successful vaccine could reshape an industry that's long focused solely on manufacturing.

Source: Fortune

09/05/2020

Drugmakers Expected To Pledge COVID Vaccine Safety In Effort To Diminish Fears

A group of drug companies racing against each other to develop coronavirus vaccines, are planning to release a statement early next week pledging that they will…

Source: TPM

09/04/2020

Moderna Tumbles Amid Insider Sales and Covid Vaccine Jitters

(Bloomberg) -- Moderna Inc. shares slid 3.5% on Friday as unease mounted about the biotech’s Covid-19 vaccine trial fueled by ongoing insider shares sales and an enrollment slowdown.With late-stage trial results weeks away, the stock has shed more than a thir…

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

09/04/2020

Moderna Tumbles Amid Insider Sales and Covid Vaccine Jitters

Moderna Inc. shares slid 3.5% on Friday as unease mounted about the biotech’s Covid-19 vaccine trial fueled by ongoing insider shares sales and an enrollment slowdown.

Source: Bloomberg

09/04/2020

Russia's Covid vaccine might actually WORK, early data suggests

Two Russian studies, published today in in the prestigious British journal The Lancet, show the virus does not cause any negative side effects and stimulated an antibody response against Covid.

Source: Daily Mail

09/03/2020

Some States Refuse Trumpian COVID Vaccine

Officials from three states have said that they wouldn’t distribute a COVID vaccine if they believe it hasn’t been adequately vetted.

Source: TPM

09/03/2020

Covid vaccine will not end pandemic, UPMC doctors say

A safe, effective vaccine for covid-19 will not be the end of the coronavirus pandemic, UPMC doctors said Thursday. The disease is “incredibly dynamic,” said Dr. Oscar Marroquin, UPMC chief health care data and analytics officer. The ways people respond to th…

Source: TribLIVE

09/03/2020

PFE Stock Falls Though Pfizer CEO Eyes October Covid Vaccine OK

Source: Google News

09/03/2020

PFE Stock Falls Though Pfizer CEO Eyes October Covid Vaccine OK

Pfizer's CEO reiterated that the company aims to have final-phase Covid-19 vaccine results by the end of the October, but PFE stock still fell.

Source: Investor's Business Daily

09/03/2020

Five Military Sites Chosen for Phase III Trial of COVID Vaccine Candidate

AstraZeneca is seeking 30,000 volunteers for the trial, which may lead to an effective vaccine by year’s end.

Source: Defense One

09/03/2020

The Covid Vaccine Will Require Billions Of Tiny Glass Vials – And This Italian Billionaire Family Is Making Them

Thousands of employees donned face masks to work around the clock in three daily shifts, seven days a week – making everything from insulin pen cartridges to miniature glass barrels and — most pressingly — millions of tiny sterile vials, each one smaller than…

Source: Forbes

09/03/2020

Covid Vaccine Frontrunners Will Soon See Their Moment of Truth

Drugmakers made big promises for a quick turnaround on coronavirus vaccines. The moment of truth for the front-runners is coming as soon as this month.

Source: Bloomberg

09/03/2020

Covid Vaccine Frontrunners Will Soon See Their Moment of Truth

Source: Bloomberg

09/02/2020

Novavax And Moderna Are Big Covid Vaccine Stock Bets This Year

Investors are betting the urgent need to end the Covid-19 pandemic, which has become the biggest healthcare and economic crisis of recent times, will translate into big profits for companies that successfully develop a safe, effective, and affordable vaccine.…

Source: Forbes

09/02/2020

Covid Vaccine Front-Runner Held Back By China-Canada Spat

Source: Google News

09/01/2020

Ohio State seeks 500 volunteers for COVID vaccine trial

The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center will be involved in a 30,000-person, multicenter clinical trial of an experimental COVID-19 vaccine.About

Source: Fci Academy

08/31/2020

India's first covid vaccine: No side effects seen in trials of Covaxin so far

Blood samples of the volunteers will also be collected on different days for estimating the duration of protection.The blood samples collected from the volunteers who received the vaccine were to ascertain how effective the vaccine was in terms of the level o…

Source: Livemint

08/28/2020

LA Times Deletes Tweet Quoting Trump on COVID Vaccine After Reader Outcry

The Los Angeles Times deleted a tweet about President Donald Trump late Thursday. The tweet uncritically quoted the president’s proclamation that a vaccine for the coronavirus is immediately forthcoming, which is an unfounded assertion.“We deleted a previous …

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

08/28/2020

Coronavirus: Health workers' army to be trained to deliver Covid vaccine

They would include midwives, physiotherapists and possibly even dentists, the government says.

Source: BBC News

08/25/2020

Coronavirus: UC & UC Health administer first dose in COVID vaccine trial

UC Health and the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine administered the first dose in a groundbreaking clinical trial that will evaluate the effectiveness of a vaccine for COVID-19.

Source: WHIO

08/25/2020

Experts see progress on a COVID vaccine, but worry about who gets it first and how it gets to them

Public confidence in effectiveness and delivery of COVID vaccines must be established for battle against the pandemic to succeed, says our panel.

Source: USA Today

08/22/2020

Federal government wants COVID vaccine distribution system in place and ready to roll by Nov. 1

To prepare for deadline, test runs will start next month on logistics to distribute millions of doses of vaccine in the US, says UPS official

Source: USA Today

08/20/2020

A Tidal Wave of Covid Vaccine News Is Hitting the Market

Source: Barron's

08/17/2020

CureVac Stock Gained 249% on First Trading Day. What It’s Doing on Day 2 Amid Covid Vaccine Hopes.

Source: Barron's

08/17/2020

With COVID Vaccine Trial, Rural Oregon Clinic Steps Onto World Stage

A small allergy clinic in Medford, Oregon, might seem an unlikely place to recruit hundreds of volunteers to test the Moderna vaccine against COVID-19. But its steward has a record of leading hundr…

Source: Kaiser Health News

08/15/2020

Trust, Fear, and Solidarity Will Determine the Success of a COVID Vaccine

Polio terrified Americans, and in 1955, when Jonas Salk’s vaccine became available, they snapped it up like candy. Sixty-five years later, this is a different story.

Source: Daily Beast

08/14/2020

Covid vaccine tracker: when will we have a coronavirus vaccine?

More than 170 teams of researchers are racing to develop a safe and effective vaccine. Here is their progress

Source: The Guardian

08/14/2020

Covid vaccine tracker: when will we have a coronavirus vaccine?

More than 170 teams of researchers are racing to develop a safe and effective vaccine. Here is their progress

Source: The Guardian

08/13/2020

Top U.S. health official says approval of COVID vaccines unlikely before November

In a call with reporters, Francis Collins said he thinks testing a vaccine in at least 10,000 people could potentially give enough evidence of safety and...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

08/12/2020

Pfizer's COVID vaccine shows 'robust' results in early trial

(HealthDay)—A vaccine based on cutting-edge RNA gene technology showed promising potency against the new coronavirus in an early trial, scientists report.

Source: Medical Xpress

08/12/2020

Andrew Lloyd Webber Volunteers For COVID Vaccine To Help Rescue Live Theater

Composer Andrew Lloyd Webber, who recently vowed to reopen London’s The Phantom of the Opera despite what the show’s producer called a “huge financial hit” from the coronavirus shutdown, has volunteered to get an experimental COVID-19 vaccine “to prove that t…

Source: Deadline

08/10/2020

Warp Speed Chief Softens Aggressive COVID Vaccine Targets

The program's director also said any vaccine will go through a full FDA approval process.

Source: Medscape

08/10/2020

Duterte takes Russia's offer of COVID vaccine after asking China

Philippine president says he volunteers to test Moscow's shot himself

Source: Nikkei.com

08/10/2020

Fauci remains unfazed as scientists rely on unproven methods to create COVID vaccines

Dr. Anthony Fauci said he's "cautiously optimistic" that researchers will overcome COVID-19 vaccine obstacles

Source: Salon

08/10/2020

America's obesity epidemic threatens the effectiveness of any COVID vaccine

The promise of a vaccine is hampered by a vexing epidemic that long preceded COVID-19: obesity

Source: Salon

08/09/2020

Third of Americans would say 'no' to COVID vaccine - even if it was free

More than a third of Americans say they would not get a COVID-19 vaccine right now, even if were free and FDA-approved, according to a new Gallup poll.

Source: Fox News

08/09/2020

Third of Americans would say 'no' to COVID vaccine - even if it was free

More than a third of Americans say they would not get a COVID-19 vaccine right now, even if were free and FDA-approved, according to a new Gallup poll.

Source: Fox News

08/07/2020

New clues on virus reproduction mystery; non-COVID vaccines may help

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

08/06/2020

Goldman: The market underestimates the odds of a fast Covid vaccine

Markets underappreciate the odds of an early Covid-19 vaccine and the chances of an FDA approval by the end of November, Goldman Sachs says.

Source: CNBC

08/03/2020

Scientists Rely on Unproven Methods to Create COVID Vaccines

Dr. Anthony Fauci said he is 'cautiously optimistic' that researchers will overcome such obstacles.

Source: Medscape

08/01/2020

Which HCPs Are Most Likely to Get COVID Vaccine?

Medscape's reader poll also found that few respondents think there will be a readily available vaccine by the end of 2020, but most think one will come by the end of 2021.

Source: Medscape

07/31/2020

U.S. Pledges Up to $2.1 Billion for Sanofi, GlaxoSmithKline Covid Vaccine

The Trump administration will provide as much as $2.1 billion to Covid-19 vaccine partners Sanofi and GlaxoSmithKline Plc, the biggest U.S. investment yet in fast-tracking shots and snapping up supplies.

Source: Bloomberg

07/31/2020

Tobacco-Based Covid Vaccine May Start Clinical Trials in Weeks

An experimental Covid-19 vaccine that’s produced in tobacco plants may start clinical trials within weeks as the race for immunization intensifies.

Source: Bloomberg

07/30/2020

J&J's Covid Vaccine Protected Primates With Single Shot

Johnson & Johnson’s experimental coronavirus vaccine protected a group of macaques with a single shot in an early study.

Source: BloombergQuint

07/29/2020

These Scientists Are Testing an Experimental COVID Vaccine on Themselves

The goal was to find "a simple formula that you could make with readily available materials."

Source: Futurism

07/28/2020

Covid vaccine trial: News anchor receives first shot in US Phase 3

The first coronavirus vaccine goes into phase 3 trials in the US

Source: CNN

07/27/2020

Fauci says answer on Moderna COVID vaccine could come in 'mid-to-late fall,' insists 'no corners being cut'

White House coronavirus task force member Dr. Anthony Fauci told "Special Report" Monday that researchers should know the efficacy of a potential coronavirus vaccine produced by biotech company Moderna by "mid-to-late fall."

Source: Fox News

07/27/2020

Exclusive: EU talks with Pfizer, Sanofi, J&J on COVID vaccines hit snags - sources

European efforts to secure potential COVID-19 vaccines from Pfizer , Sanofi and Johnson & Johnson are mired in wrangles over price, payment method and potential liability costs, three EU officials told Reuters.

Source: Reuters

07/27/2020

Moderna begins first late-stage US trial of Covid vaccine

News, analysis and comment from the Financial Times, the worldʼs leading global business publication

Source: Financial Times

07/27/2020

Coronavirus Updates: Biggest Covid Vaccine Trial Begins, Republicans Set To Unveil New Stimulus Bill

The mayor has not yet announced a specific date for the first day of school in September.

Source: Gothamist

07/23/2020

Alabama hospital seeking volunteers for COVID vaccine trial

Researchers at UAB Hospital are recruiting patients to be part of a trial for a vaccine that could offer protection against COVID-19.

Source: AL.com

07/19/2020

U.S. COVID vaccine data may not be sorted by men and women

“We need to know if that vaccine is going to be safe for both men and women, and effective for both men and women,&quot; says researcher Nicole Woitowich.

Source: Chicago Tribune

07/19/2020

An Indian drug mogul says Americans will pay too much for the Covid vaccine—and wants to change that

Adar Poonawalla is seizing on the Covid-19 fight to try to break down the policies protecting Big Pharma.

Source: Politico

07/18/2020

Deepak Paliwal, Oxford Trial Volunteer, Explains The Trial Process Of The Covid Vaccine

Source: Google News

07/17/2020

Help Wanted: Volunteers for COVID Vaccine Trials

Vaccine developers need thousands of people to take part in studies that will further test how well the vaccines work and how safe they are in much larger groups.

Source: WebMD

07/17/2020

Exclusive: Deepak Paliwal, Volunteer For Human Trials Of Oxford Covid Vaccine, Speaks To India Today

Source: Google News

07/17/2020

AstraZeneca Could Price Poor Out Of COVID Vaccine After Pandemic, Warns Trial Volunteer

The pharma giant said it was "too early to comment on pricing post-pandemic" for the coronavirus drug it is trialing at Oxford University.

Source: HuffPost

07/15/2020

Dow Jones Futures: Who Will Lead Coronavirus Stock Market Rally? Covid Vaccine Maker In Buy Zone; Netflix Earnings Due

Dow Jones futures: Covid vaccine hopes fueled Wednesday's coronavirus stock market rally. But leadership is in flux besides Apple. Netflix earnings loom.

Source: Investor's Business Daily

07/15/2020

Moderna Fires Up Covid Vaccine Race With Promising Early Results

Source: Bloomberg

07/12/2020

BREAKTHROUGH in COVID cure race: Russian University completes COVID vaccine trials

Source: Google News

07/11/2020

China's CanSino in talks for COVID vaccine Phase III trial overseas

Chinese vaccine developer CanSino Biologics is in talks with Russia, Brazil, Chile and Saudi Arabia to launch a Phase III trial of its experimental COVID-19 vaccine, its co-founder said on Saturday.

Source: Reuters

07/11/2020

China's CanSino in talks for COVID vaccine Phase III trial overseas

Chinese vaccine developer CanSino Biologics is in talks with Russia, Brazil, Chile and Saudi Arabia to launch a Phase III trial of its experimental COVID-19 vaccine, its co-founder said on Saturday.

Source: Reuters

07/10/2020

US bets on small, untested company to deliver COVID vaccine

When precious vats of COVID-19 vaccine are finally ready, jabbing the lifesaving solution into the arms of Americans will require hundreds of millions of injections. As part of its strategy...

Source: Associated Press

07/10/2020

Looking ahead to a COVID vaccine: Who will make it? Who will receive it? How much will it cost?

With lives and billions of dollars at stake several companies are rushing to produce a vaccine for COVID-19.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

07/02/2020

Outside experts could decide who gets Covid vaccines first, NIH chief says

Federal officials may defer to the National Academy of Medicine.

Source: Politico

07/01/2020

Safety Concerns Of Oxford Covid Vaccine..

Volunteers have begun participating in Brazil's first clinical trial of Oxford COVID-19 vaccine. The ChAdOx1 vaccine technology is based on an adenovirus, and it is considered very safe, even in people with a weak immune system.

Source: Greatandhra.com

06/29/2020

India's Covid Vaccine Human Trails From July..

Leading vaccine maker Bharat Biotech on Monday announced that it has successfully developed Covaxin, India's first vaccine candidate for Covid-19, in collaboration with the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) and National Institute of Virology (NIV).

Source: Greatandhra.com

06/26/2020

How Does Moderna’s Covid Vaccine Timing Compare With JNJ And Pfizer?

Moderna is seen as the front-runner in the race to develop a Covid-19 vaccine. The clinical-stage biotech company has phase 2 trials underway for its vaccine candidate mRNA-1273 and is expected to commence phase 3 trials in July, in collaboration with the U.S…

Source: Forbes

06/26/2020

‘India to have say in Covid vaccine distribution’

India News: Interestingly, while India has a presence in most of the international vaccine development programmes, it has no presence in the two Chinese vaccine p

Source: The Times of India

06/25/2020

Moderna and Catalent in Deal to Package Covid Vaccine

Catalent will provide vial filling, packaging services and additional staffing to push out Moderna's vaccine this quarter.

Source: TheStreet

06/22/2020

US taxpayers are funding six Covid vaccines. Here's how they work

The US government is investing more than $3 billion to come up with a vaccine against the coronavirus.

Source: CNN

06/17/2020

U.S. expects insurers to cover COVID vaccine without copays

The White House has launched an initiative to quickly manufacture millions of doses of COVID vaccines.

Source: The Hindu

06/15/2020

The first covid vaccines may not prevent you from getting covid

Desperation for a way to keep economies from collapsing under the weight of covid-19...

Source: SFGate

06/13/2020

AstraZeneca to supply up to 400M doses of COVID vaccine at no profit

AstraZeneca (NYSE:AZN) inks an agreement with Europe's Inclusive Vaccines Alliance, led by Germany, France, Italy and the Netherlands, under which the company wi

Source: Seeking Alpha

06/12/2020

Israeli researchers say new findings may lead to Covid vaccine

Israeli researchers have identified coronavirus molecules that may lead to the development of a vaccine against the virus. Bar Ilan University researchers examined antigen molecules that provoke an immune response of antibody production. These epitopes can g…

Source: The Times of India

06/05/2020

Novavax’s COVID Vaccine Candidate Left off White House List; 5-Star Analyst Explains the Implications

The Trump administration picked out five companies it believes are most likely to produce 2020’s holy grail – a vaccine for the coronavirus. Unfortunately, Novavax (NVAX) was not on the list.Although the White House didn’t disclose what lay behind the choices…

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

06/03/2020

White House picks five COVID vaccine candidates for Warp Speed initiative

Aimed at following through on its pledge to have a COVID-19 vaccine available in the next 2-3 quarters under Operation Warp Speed, the Trump administration has s

Source: Seeking Alpha