Latest "COVID-19 vaccines" News

09/16/2021

Doctor calls for more studies into whether COVID-19 vaccines can cause period changes

More than 6,000 women in the U.S. have reported heavier than normal or abnormal menstrual cycles to the CDC's reporting system after getting the COVID-19 vaccine.

Source: Daily Mail

09/16/2021

Samantha Bee Spots Real Reason For GOP Fearmongering On COVID-19 Vaccines, Mandates

Republicans aren't really scared of them, said the "Full Frontal" host.

Source: HuffPost

09/16/2021

Doctor argues for more research into effects of Covid-19 vaccines on menstruation

Clinical trials for coronavirus vaccines should include examination of any possible effects on women's menstrual cycles -- if only because so many women are worried about possible problems, a British expert argued Wednesday.

Source: CNN

09/15/2021

Cuba to Offer COVID-19 Vaccines to Children as Young as 2 This Week

The vaccines—Soberna 2 and Soberna Plus, which were developed in Cuba—make it the first country to offer immunization to kids so young.

Source: Parents.com

09/14/2021

Another radio host who urged listeners to boycott COVID-19 vaccines dies from COVID-19

Bob Enyart is at least the fifth anti-vaccine talk show host to die from complications of COVID-19 in recent weeks.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

09/14/2021

Army's plan for mandatory COVID-19 vaccines is here

The Army set the longest deadline of all of the military services for the vaccine and laid out its guidance for processing exemption requests.

Source: Armytimes.com

09/14/2021

DeSantis: Mandating COVID-19 vaccines could mean 'millions and millions' in fines

Source: Google News

09/13/2021

DeSantis: Mandating COVID-19 vaccines could mean 'millions and millions' in fines

Source: Google News

09/13/2021

COVID-19 Vaccines For Those Under 12 Could Come Before End Of Year, Says CDC Head

Dr. Rochelle Walensky's timeline update comes shortly after new pediatric coronavirus cases hit a record high.

Source: HuffPost

09/12/2021

Alabama man dies after 43 hospitals with full ICUs turned him away; family urges COVID-19 vaccines

The family of an Alabama man who died of heart issues is asking people to get COVID-19 vaccines after more than 40 hospitals were unable to accept him due to full cardiac ICUs.

Source: WGN TV Chicago

09/12/2021

Alabama man dies after 43 hospitals with full ICUs turned him away; family urges COVID-19 vaccines

The family of an Alabama man who died of heart issues is asking people to get COVID-19 vaccines after more than 40 hospitals were unable to accept him due to full cardiac ICUs.

Source: KFOR Oklahoma City

09/12/2021

Alabama man dies after 43 hospitals with full ICUs turned him away; family urges COVID-19 vaccines

The family of an Alabama man who died of heart issues is asking people to get COVID-19 vaccines after more than 40 hospitals were unable to accept him due to full cardiac ICUs.

Source: WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

09/12/2021

COVID-19 Vaccines Effective Against Delta Variant – How Pfizer, Moderna and J&J Compare

COVID-19 vaccines are effective at preventing hospitalizations and emergency department visits caused by the Delta variant, according to data from a national study. That data also indicate that Moderna’s vaccine is significantly more effective against Delta t…

Source: SciTechDaily

09/12/2021

Alabama man dies after 43 hospitals with full ICUs turned him away; family urges COVID-19 vaccines

The family of an Alabama man who died of heart issues is asking people to get COVID-19 vaccines after more than 40 hospitals were unable to accept him due to full cardiac ICUs.

Source: fox8.com

09/12/2021

Man dies after 43 hospitals with full ICUs turned him away; family urges COVID-19 vaccines

The family of an Alabama man who died of heart issues more than 200 miles from his home is asking people to get vaccinated against the coronavirus after more than 40 hospitals across three states were unable to accept him due to full cardiac ICUs.

Source: WFLA

09/11/2021

Family divided over COVID-19 vaccines following member's death shortly after taking the vaccine

Source: Google News

09/11/2021

Should the FDA move faster on COVID-19 vaccines for young children?

With the Delta variant surging, pediatricians and others are urging the FDA to move faster on COVID-19 vaccines for young children.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

09/10/2021

COVID-19 vaccines hold strong against Delta, protection waning in older adults

Three U.S. studies suggest COVID-19 vaccines offer strong protection against hospitalization and death, even in the face of the highly transmissible Delta variant, but vaccine protection appears to be waning among older populations, especially among those 75 …

Source: Reuters

09/10/2021

COVID-19 vaccines hold strong against Delta, protection waning in older adults

Source: Google News

09/10/2021

Los Angeles mandates COVID-19 vaccines for students 12 and older

COVID vaccines will be mandatory for all eligible students by Thanksgiving if they want to attend in-person classes.

Source: CBS News

09/09/2021

Los Angeles mandates COVID-19 vaccines for students 12 and older

COVID vaccines will be mandatory for all eligible students by Thanksgiving if they want to attend in-person classes.

Source: CBS News

09/09/2021

Dynamic IgG seropositivity after rollout of CoronaVac and BNT162b2 COVID-19 vaccines in Chile: a sentinel surveillance study

IgG seropositivity was lower after CoronaVac than after BNT162b2 and declined over time since vaccination for CoronaVac recipients but not BNT162b2 recipients. Prolonged IgG monitoring will allow further evaluation of seropositivity overtime, providing data, …

Source: The Lancet

09/09/2021

Utah lawmaker's bill would hold businesses liable if requiring COVID-19 vaccines

A Utah lawmaker is working on a bill that would hold businesses liable that require COVID-19 vaccines. Sen. Kirk Cullimore (R-Sandy) told 2News Thursday there should be some responsibility if businesses decide to mandate the coronavirus vaccine for employees …

Source: KUTV 2News

09/09/2021

Los Angeles public schools set to mandate COVID-19 vaccines for students 12 and up

The Los Angeles Unified School District, the nation’s second-largest system, is anticipated to approve the mandate during a Board of Education meeting

Source: New York Post

09/09/2021

Los Angeles Unified School District set to vote on mandating Covid-19 vaccines for eligible students

Los Angeles Unified School District, the nation's second largest, is set to vote on mandating Covid-19 vaccines for all eligible students in a special meeting Thursday afternoon.

Source: CNN

09/09/2021

Tarrant County Made Millions Billing Insurance for COVID-19 Vaccines - NBC 5 Dallas

An NBC 5 investigation raises new questions about whether Tarrant County put profits ahead of public health at COVID-19 vaccine clinics.

Source: NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

09/09/2021

NIH is funding studies on possible effects of COVID-19 vaccines on menstruation

Five institutions received a total of $1.67 million worth of grants to perform studies on the potential side effects.

Source: Justthenews.com

09/08/2021

Minnesota study finds no increase in miscarriage risk with COVID-19 vaccines

The report looks at patients from Bloomington-based HealthPartners along with large medical centers across the country.

Source: Minneapolis Star Tribune

09/08/2021

Public data reveals effectiveness of COVID-19 vaccines in Colorado

The COVID-19 vaccine has proven to be an effective measure at preventing infection, severe illness, hospitalization and death in Colorado, according to new data released Wednesday by the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment and now widely avai…

Source: The Denver Channel

09/08/2021

Effectiveness of Covid-19 Vaccines in Ambulatory and Inpatient Care Settings

Original Article from The New England Journal of Medicine — Effectiveness of Covid-19 Vaccines in Ambulatory and Inpatient Care Settings

Source: nejm.org

09/07/2021

These fridge-free COVID-19 vaccines are grown in plants and bacteria

Nanoengineers at the University of California San Diego have developed COVID-19 vaccine candidates that can take the heat. Their key ingredients? Viruses from plants or bacteria.

Source: Phys.Org

09/04/2021

Illinois man killed half-brother by shooting him in the head during heated family argument over COVID-19 vaccines, police say

Larry Cavitt, 68, is charged with first-degree murder after police say he used a 9mm handgun to shoot his relative in the head last Saturday night.

Source: INSIDER

09/03/2021

COVID-19 vaccines: British health officials refuse to approve shots for healthy children ages 12-15

British health officials have refused to approve COVID-19 vaccinations for healthy children aged 12-15 years old.

Source: Fox News

09/03/2021

HealthPartners, national study back safety of two-dose COVID-19 vaccines

A review of 6.2 million vaccine recipients in Minnesota and seven other U.S. regions found no significantly elevated rates of conditions such as stroke or heart attack immediately following COVID-19 vaccination. Minnesota reported five more COVID-19 deaths an…

Source: Minneapolis Star Tribune

09/02/2021

What can employers do if workers avoid COVID-19 vaccines? (AP Illustration/Peter Hamlin)

What can employers do if workers avoid COVID-19 vaccines? They can require vaccination and fire employees who don't comply, or take other actions such as withholding company perks or charging extra for health insurance.

Source: Associated Press

09/02/2021

What can employers do if workers avoid COVID-19 vaccines?

Businesses for months have been encouraging workers to get vaccinated, in some cases offering incentives like time off or gift cards. Employers "feel like...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

09/01/2021

University of Kansas Health System is the latest to require COVID-19 vaccines for employees

COVID-19 Vaccine requirement also applies to volunteers, students, temporary employees, and contractors working for the Kansas City-area health system.

Source: WDAF FOX4 Kansas City

09/01/2021

California recall contender Larry Elder makes misleading claim that young people don't need Covid-19 vaccines

Larry Elder, the leading GOP candidate vying to replace California Gov. Gavin Newsom, said he doesn't think it's necessary for young people to get vaccinated against Covid-19 or for children to wear masks at school, and he vowed to repeal any mask or vaccine …

Source: CNN

08/31/2021

ASL Video Series: Different COVID-19 Vaccines

Source: Google News

08/30/2021

ASL Video Series: How to Talk About COVID-19 Vaccines with Friends and Family

Source: Google News

08/29/2021

Why are Georgians hesitant about COVID-19 vaccines? Here are the top 3 reasons

That third reason people are hesitating to get vaccines in Georgia is particularly relevant to younger people.

Source: WSB Atlanta

08/29/2021

As young children wait for COVID-19 vaccines, doctors worry about long-term effects of missing others

As many parents wait for COVID-19 vaccines to be authorized for children younger than 12, doctors increasingly are alarmed at the rising number of kids who...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

08/29/2021

Okinawa finds contaminants in Moderna COVID-19 vaccines- NHK

Contaminants were found in Moderna Inc's COVID-19 vaccines at a large-scale vaccination centre in Japan's Okinawa prefecture, suspending inoculations, public...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

08/29/2021

Okinawa finds contaminants in Moderna COVID-19 vaccines- NHK

Contaminants were found in Moderna Inc's COVID-19 vaccines at a large-scale vaccination centre in Japan's Okinawa prefecture, suspending inoculations, public...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

08/29/2021

Okinawa finds contaminants in Moderna COVID-19 vaccines- NHK

Contaminants were found in Moderna Inc's <a href="https://www.reuters.com/companies/MRNA.O" target="_blank">(MRNA.O)</a> COVID-19 vaccines at a large-scale vaccination centre in Japan's Okinawa prefecture, suspending inoculations, public broadcaster NHK repor…

Source: Reuters

08/28/2021

U.S. administers 367.9 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines - CDC

Those figures are up from the 366,838,484 vaccine doses the CDC said had gone into arms by Aug. 27 out of 437,567,285 doses delivered. The CDC tally...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

08/27/2021

Should You Mix COVID-19 Vaccines? Here's What Experts Are Saying

Some research says yes — but it's not that simple.

Source: Shape Magazine

08/27/2021

COVID-19 vaccines work — misreading the data can make you think otherwise | TheHill

It is vital that the information used to make health decisions comes from reputable sources and that the data are presented with proper context.

Source: The Hill

08/26/2021

Pfizer's CEO tell us why he thinks we'll need COVID-19 vaccines every year, like flu shots

It's a sign that we're probably going to be contending with the coronavirus for years to come.

Source: Business Insider

08/26/2021

The U.S. will reportedly approve booster shots for all 3 COVID-19 vaccines at 6 months, not 8

The U.S. will reportedly approve booster shots for all 3 COVID-19 vaccines at 6 months, not 8

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

08/25/2021

Northwestern Medicine will require workers to get COVID-19 vaccines

Northwestern Medicine will require its physicians and staff to get COVID-19 vaccines or undergo weekly testing

Source: Chicago Tribune

08/25/2021

American Medical Association Pushes Public and Private Sectors to Mandate COVID-19 Vaccines by Madeline Leesman

On Tuesday, the American Medical Association (AMA) issued a statement urging public and private sectors to mandate COVID-19 vaccines for employees following the Food and Drug Administration's full and final

Source: Townhall

08/25/2021

Healthcare organizations in Hampton Roads to require COVID-19 vaccines for all employees

Several healthcare organizations in Hampton Roads have expanded their vaccination policies and are now requiring all team members to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

Source: WAVY.com

08/24/2021

When could Moderna, J&J COVID-19 vaccines win full FDA approval?

The Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine, now marketed as Comirnaty, was granted full FDA approval on Monday, but when could vaccines developed by Johnson & Johnson and Moderna win full approval?

Source: Fox News

08/23/2021

Arizona AG says private businesses can require COVID-19 vaccines

Private Arizona businesses can require their employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19 but must allow reasonable religious and medical exemptions under state and federal law, state Attorney General Mark Brnovich wrote in a legal opinion.

Source: KTAR.com

08/23/2021

US companies should mandate COVID-19 vaccines for employees, most economists say

A majority of economists believe that U.S. companies should require their employees to be vaccinated in order to keep their jobs or return to the workplace, according to a new survey released early Monday.

Source: Fox Business

08/20/2021

Questions Arise About COVID-19 Vaccines Amid High-Profile Breakthrough Cases

Source: Google News

08/16/2021

Twisting information to link COVID-19 vaccines and deaths

In the VAERS database, members of the public can report health problems, reactions, or deaths following vaccination.

Source: AZFamily

08/16/2021

Iceland is proof that COVID-19 vaccines work, a leading US expert said. Infections are at record highs, but the nation hasn't recorded a single virus death since May.

The majority of new COVID-19 infections in Iceland are among fully vaccinated people. But severe cases are rare, data showed.

Source: Business Insider

08/15/2021

U.S. administers 356.4 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines - CDC

The United States has administered 356,433,665 doses of COVID-19 vaccines in the country as of Sunday morning and distributed 415,957,645 doses, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said.

Source: Reuters

08/15/2021

FALSE: Conspiracy theory that COVID-19 vaccines’ spike proteins are ‘cytotoxic’ debunked by experts

A current viral video claims that spike proteins in the COVID-19 vaccines break down cells, allowing people to become infected. But experts say explain why that’s not true.

Source: KXAN.com

08/15/2021

'It's been absolutely nuts': Lawyers field calls as Pentagon prepares to require COVID-19 vaccines

Lawyers say they're fielding a surge in questions about whether it is a lawful order to compel service members to receive the COVID-19 vaccine.

Source: KETV Omaha

08/15/2021

'It's been absolutely nuts': Lawyers field calls as Pentagon prepares to require COVID-19 vaccines

Lawyers say they're fielding a surge in questions about whether it is a lawful order to compel service members to receive the COVID-19 vaccine.

Source: WXII12 Winston-Salem

08/15/2021

COVID-19 vaccines: Which are approved for travel? Where can you go?

Different countries have approved different COVID-19 vaccines. The implications of vaccine brand preference are concerning and create another type of vaccine inequality.

Source: Deseret News

08/14/2021

U.S. administers 355.8 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines - CDC

The United States has administered 355,768,825 doses of COVID-19 vaccines in the country as of Saturday morning and distributed 415,915,655 doses, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said.

Source: Reuters

08/14/2021

GOP congressman from Kentucky emphasizes the importance of the COVID-19 vaccines

U.S. Rep. Brett Guthrie emphasized that COVID-19 vaccines work on the same day Kentucky reported over 4,000 new coronavirus cases.

Source: Courier Journal

08/14/2021

Over 1,000 people turn out to see Hawks legends and get COVID-19 vaccines

DeKalb County calls on some Atlanta Hawks legends to help get residents out and get vaccinated against COVID-19

Source: WSB Atlanta

08/14/2021

Colorado Rally Says ‘No’ to Mandated COVID-19 Vaccines

More than 250 people from all over Colorado gathered Friday outside UCHealth of the Rockies in Loveland to ...

Source: Theepochtimes.com

08/13/2021

Canada to Require COVID-19 Vaccines for Fliers, Government Employees

The mandates would cover more than 300,000 federal employees, along with many more in federally regulated industries.

Source: Daily Beast

08/12/2021

Chet Hanks Shared Another Anti-Vaxxer Rant Defending His Controversial Stance On COVID-19 Vaccines, And TBH I'm Tired Of This

I think it's time for him to sit down now.

Source: Buzzfeed

08/12/2021

Maine will be one of the 1st states to mandate COVID-19 vaccines for health workers

The mandate will come through an emergency change to state rules governing vaccinations for workers in health care settings, including hospitals, nursing homes and residential care facilities and home health agencies.

Source: Bangor Daily News

08/12/2021

Do the COVID-19 vaccines affect my chances of pregnancy?

Do the COVID-19 vaccines affect my chances of pregnancy? No, there’s no evidence that any vaccines, including COVID-19 vaccines, influence your chances of getting pregnant despite a myth suggesting otherwise.

Source: Associated Press

08/12/2021

COVID-19 vaccines were produced and distributed at breakneck speed, now millions of excess doses around the globe are about to expire.

While there is no official global counter for how many doses expire on shelves, local news reports have painted a picture of vaccine waste worldwide.

Source: Business Insider

08/11/2021

Scientists debate potential benefits of intranasal COVID-19 vaccines

Vaccines that are injected into the arm don't generate the kind of protection in nasal passages that would be needed to block all infection.

Source: PBS

08/11/2021

Ph.D.s actually the most hesitant to get COVID-19 vaccines compared to all other education levels, study finds

The left — particularly those who exude that distinctive "elite" air — have been growing more and more smug about their level of intelligence, sophistication, and adherence to following "the science" when it comes to getting the COVID-19 vaccine.In short, the…

Source: TheBlaze

08/11/2021

CDC urges COVID-19 vaccines during pregnancy as delta surges

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention urged all pregnant women Wednesday to get the COVID-19 vaccine as hospitals in hot spots around the U.S. see disturbing numbers of unvaccinated mothers-to-be seriously ill with the virus.

Source: KSL.com

08/11/2021

Fact Check: Doctor Addressing Indiana School Board Does NOT Accurately Represent Benefit Of COVID-19 Vaccines

Did Dr. Dan Stock present well-reasoned arguments to the Mt. Vernon, Indiana, school board against masking and vaccination as means to mitigate the spread and harm of COVID-19, and should his arguments apply universally as public health measures? No, that's...

Source: Leadstories.com

08/10/2021

Pediatrics group urges FDA OK of COVID-19 vaccines in younger kids

The American Academy of Pediatrics is urging the FDA to quickly expand authorization of COVID-19 vaccines to younger age groups, citing rising cases due to the fast spreading delta variant and risk of poor outcomes following infection.

Source: Fox News

08/10/2021

Scientists debate potential benefits of intranasal Covid-19 vaccines

Vaccines that are injected into the arm don't generate the kind of protection in nasal passages that would be needed to block all infection.

Source: STAT

08/09/2021

Moderna rallies over 15% most in eight months amid interest in booster COVID-19 vaccines

As the FDA evaluates the option of introducing COVID-19 booster shots, Moderna (MRNA) is continuing its upward trend with more than 15% rise so far to record what could be its...

Source: Seeking Alpha

08/09/2021

How effective are COVID-19 vaccines? Here's what the stats mean … and what they don't

Vaccine efficacy is usually expressed as a percentage, but what is it actually measuring? Statisticians explain what the numbers mean, and what they say about how well a vaccine can protect us.

Source: The Conversation Africa

08/08/2021

More than 400 universities are requiring Covid-19 vaccines. But the murky threat of fake vaccination cards worries some students and experts

Students at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill can voluntarily share their Covid-19 vaccine status with administration, but those who show up on campus unvaccinated or choose not to disclose their vaccination status will have to get tested for co…

Source: CNN

08/07/2021

U.S. administers over 350 mln doses of COVID-19 vaccines -CDC

The United States has administered 350,627,188 doses of COVID-19 vaccines in the country as of Saturday morning and distributed 407,550,175 doses, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said.

Source: Reuters

08/07/2021

Did Covid-19 Vaccines Cause Coronavirus Delta Variants? Here’s What The Timing Says

There are claims on social media that the Covid-19 coronavirus vaccines have actually caused variants to emerge.

Source: Forbes

08/07/2021

Covid-19 Vaccines: How Bradley County, Arkansas Met State Vaccination Goals

As the delta variant ravages under-vaccinated areas, the relative success of a Covid-19 vaccine push in Bradley County may be an instructive case study.

Source: Bloomberg

08/07/2021

Covid-19 Vaccines: How Bradley County, Arkansas Met State Vaccination Goals

Source: Bloomberg

08/07/2021

Covid-19 Vaccines: How Bradley County, Arkansas Met State Vaccination Goals

Source: Bloomberg

08/06/2021

New report shows COVID-19 vaccines' effectiveness against severe infection, OHA says

A newly-published report shows the effectiveness of the coronavirus vaccines against severe infection, according to the Oregon Health Authority. Researchers tracked hospitalized COVID-19 patients who were 65 and older between February 1 through April 30 throu…

Source: KATU

08/06/2021

(ALERT) Study: Heart disorders after Covid-19 vaccines more common than CDC reported

Source: Sharyl Attkisson

08/06/2021

Sharp decline in ads for Covid-19 vaccines, as the number of 'persuadable' Americans diminishes

As the Delta variant quickly spreads, and the number of US Covid-19 cases heads in the wrong direction, it's now more urgent than ever for people to get the Covid-19 vaccine. However, television ads persuading people to get vaccinated have declined sharply, a…

Source: CNN

08/05/2021

California to mandate COVID-19 vaccines for health workers

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California will require all of its roughly 2.2 million health care workers and long term care workers to be fully vaccinated by Sept. 30 as the nation's most populous state is losing ground in the battle against new infections of a m…

Source: Associated Press

08/05/2021

California to mandate COVID-19 vaccines for health workers

California will require all of its roughly 2.2 million health care workers and long term care workers to be fully vaccinated by Sept. 30 as the nation's most...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

08/05/2021

UnityPoint Health to require COVID-19 vaccines for employees

Staff vaccinations must be completed by Nov. 1.

Source: KCCI Des Moines

08/05/2021

Unions seek bargain as Cincinnati-area hospitals require COVID-19 vaccines

All Cincinnati-area hospitals will require employees to be vaccinated for COVID-19 as the hospital systems combat rising cases and hospitalizations, hospital leaders announced Thursday.

Source: WCPO

08/05/2021

Some health care workers against mandatory COVID-19 vaccines

"I don't think it's OK to be forced period" nursing assistant Taylor Falesnik says

Source: WISN Milwaukee

08/04/2021

Met Gala will require attendees to have COVID-19 vaccines and wear face masks

The 2021 Met Gala is requiring attendees to wear face masks and have COVID-19 vaccinations.

Source: GMA

08/04/2021

COVID-19 vaccines appear to protect patients' lungs; depression on rise among youth

The following is a roundup of some of the latest scientific studies on the novel coronavirus and efforts to find treatments and vaccines for COVID-19. In...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

08/04/2021

UPDATE 2-EU seals deal with Novavax for up to 200 million COVID-19 vaccines

The European Commission has approved a supply contract with U.S. firm Novavax to buy up to 200 million doses of its potential COVID-19 vaccine, the...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

08/03/2021

UPDATE 1-Chilean study shows variations in success of COVID-19 vaccines

Sinovac's COVID-19 vaccine was 58.5% effective in preventing symptomatic illness among millions of Chileans who received it between February and July, the...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

08/03/2021

OhioHealth now requiring COVID-19 vaccines for all associates, providers

The deadline to become fully vaccinated is Dec. 1.

Source: 10TV

08/03/2021

As Delta surges, U.S. military braces for mandatory COVID-19 vaccines

During his last days before dying from COVID-19, 26-year-old Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Cody Myers played a breathing game with himself at a Florida...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

08/03/2021

Vaccinated people are much more protected from COVID-19 than unvaccinated individuals; the benefits of the COVID-19 vaccines outweigh their risks

Epidemiological studies show that there are much fewer COVID-19 cases or deaths among vaccinated people compared to unvaccinated individuals. Published data show that vaccinated people infected by SARS-CoV-2 usually present a lower viral load, preventing seve…

Source: Health Feedback

08/03/2021

Tyson Foods to Require COVID-19 Vaccines for All American Workers

Meat processing giant Tyson Foods said it would require COVID-19 vaccines for all its 120,000 U.S. workers, aiming ...

Source: Theepochtimes.com

08/03/2021

Tyson Foods to require COVID-19 vaccines for all US employees

According to a news release on the Tyson Foods website, employees are expected to receive their vaccines by Nov. 1.

Source: KCCI Des Moines

08/03/2021

Baptist Health, Norton Healthcare will require COVID-19 vaccines for all employees

Two Louisville Metro health systems are rolling out COVID-19 vaccine requirements for their employees due to ongoing concerns over the delta variant of the coronavirus.

Source: WLKY Louisville

08/02/2021

Fairview, Allina to require COVID-19 vaccines for all employees

Fairview Health Services and Allina Health are the latest Minnesota institutions to require COVID-19 vaccinations for all employees.

Source: Kstp.com

08/02/2021

MRNA's Next Chapter Has Nothing to Do With COVID-19 Vaccines

It’s safe to say that before the development of the Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines, most people hadn’t thought about messenger RNA, or mRNA...

Source: Time

08/01/2021

U.S. administers 346.5 mln doses of COVID-19 vaccines -CDC

The United States had administered 346,456,669 doses of COVID-19 vaccines in the country as of Sunday morning, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said.

Source: Reuters

08/01/2021

Pfizer and Moderna raise prices for COVID-19 vaccines in EU- FT

Pfizer Inc <a href="https://www.reuters.com/companies/PFE.N" target="_blank">(PFE.N)</a> and Moderna Inc <a href="https://www.reuters.com/companies/MRNA.O" target="_blank">(MRNA.O)</a> have raised the prices of their COVID-19 vaccines in their latest European…

Source: Reuters

08/01/2021

More L.A. restaurants requiring COVID-19 vaccines or tests

A growing number of Los Angeles restaurants are requiring that diners be vaccinated against COVID-19 or show proof of a recent negative test.

Source: Los Angeles Times

08/01/2021

FDA Under Pressure to Grant Full Approval to Covid-19 Vaccines

Some schools, hospitals and employers are hesitant to mandate vaccines while shots are still only authorized for emergency use

Source: The Wall Street Journal

07/31/2021

COVID-19 vaccines effectively prevent severe disease; haven't shown signs of antibody-dependent enhancement as claimed by Robert Malone

Antibody-dependent enhancement (ADE) is a mechanism that occurs when antibodies can't neutralize a virus but instead increase its ability to infect cells, making the disease worse. While ADE was a concern during COVID-19 vaccine development, previous knowledg…

Source: Health Feedback

07/30/2021

Disney to require employees to have COVID-19 vaccines

The Burbank entertainment giant is taking the unprecedented step, saying the 'well-being of our employees during the pandemic has been and continues to be a top priority.'

Source: Los Angeles Times

07/30/2021

In internal document about COVID-19 vaccines and delta variant, CDC says "the war has changed"

Data in the document underscores the danger posed by the mutant strain of the virus first spotted in India

Source: CBS News

07/30/2021

These companies are insisting on Covid-19 vaccines for their employees

After months of encouraging employees to get vaccinated against Covid-19, companies are beginning to take a harder line and roll out mandates — a dramatic escalation of Corporate America's approach to halting the spread of the virus.

Source: CNN

07/30/2021

People Are Getting COVID-19 Vaccines In Disguise To Avoid Backlash, Says Missouri Doctor

Dr. Priscilla Frase revealed the efforts some are making to avoid angering their vaccine-hesitant family and friends.

Source: HuffPost

07/29/2021

People are dressing in disguise for COVID-19 vaccines, Missouri doctor says

In Missouri, people are dressing in disguise and getting vaccinated in secret, one doctor says. They do so to avoid backlash from family and friends.

Source: USA Today

07/29/2021

FDA Says It's Working As Fast As It Can To Fully Approve COVID-19 Vaccines

The agency previously said it would finish reviewing Pfizer's application by January, but full approval could come before then.

Source: HuffPost

07/29/2021

These companies are insisting on COVID-19 vaccines for their employees

After months of encouraging employees to get vaccinated against Covid-19, companies are beginning to take a harder line and roll out mandates u2014 a dramatic escalation of Corporate America&#8217;s approach to halting the spread of the virus. Momentum for va…

Source: Theatlantavoice.com

07/28/2021

Beaumont, Spectrum to require COVID-19 vaccines for workers

The hospital systems join others, citing the rising delta variant cases.

Source: The Detroit News

07/28/2021

Beaumont 2nd Michigan health system in 1 day to mandate COVID-19 vaccines for workers

Beaumont Health is joining a handful of other health systems with employees in Michigan to require its employees to get a COVID-19 vaccine.

Source: Detroit Free Press

07/28/2021

SARS-CoV-2 spike-specific antibodies induced in breast milk by COVID-19 vaccines - News

An interesting new paper examines how these vaccines can help young patient populations to withstand the virus.

Source: News-Medical.Net

07/26/2021

Rush mandating COVID-19 vaccines for workers

Rush University Medical Center is mandating COVID-19 vaccines for its workers, joining at least a handful of other Chicago area hospitals that are also requiring the shots.

Source: Chicago Tribune

07/26/2021

COVID-19 Vaccines PSA: Safety – Marquis 50 seconds

Source: Google News

07/26/2021

COVID-19 vaccines: Are side effects and protection level linked?

In this Snapshot feature, we answer a commonly asked question: If you have not had side effects after a COVID-19 vaccine, are you protected against SARS-CoV-2?

Source: Medical News Today

07/26/2021

Why some teens aren't getting COVID-19 vaccines

Some parents, including those who have been vaccinated themselves, hold off on getting their children immunized, citing safety concerns

Source: The Wall Street Journal

07/26/2021

Major medical groups call for employers to mandate Covid-19 vaccines for health care workers

As the number of Covid-19 cases surges in the United States, more than 50 health care groups -- including the American Medical Association, the American College of Physicians, the American Academy of Pediatrics and the American Public Health Association -- is…

Source: CNN

07/26/2021

What can and can't employers legally require when it comes to COVID-19 vaccines? | FOX 9 KMSP - FOX 9 Minneapolis

Source: Google News

07/25/2021

Spaniards put faith in COVID-19 vaccines even as cases surge

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Like many of Spain’s 20-somethings, Sergio Rosado has seen the new, more contagious coronavirus strain strike those too eager to cut loose when authorities rolled back health restrictions with vaccinations picking up pace.

Source: Associated Press

07/25/2021

Spaniards put faith in COVID-19 vaccines even as cases surge

Like many of Spain’s 20-somethings, Sergio Rosado has seen the new, more contagious coronavirus strain strike those too eager to cut loose when authorities...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

07/24/2021

LA man who mocked Covid-19 vaccines dies of virus

Stephen Harmon, who opposed getting vaccinated, has died after a month-long struggle with the virus.

Source: BBC News

07/24/2021

LA man who mocked Covid-19 vaccines dies of virus

Stephen Harmon, who opposed getting vaccinated, has died after a month-long struggle with the virus.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

07/24/2021

Unsupported claim that COVID-19 vaccines caused hundreds of serious reactions among military veterans misuses VAERS reports

The U.S. Vaccine Adverse Events Reporting System (VAERS) collects reports from adverse events that occur after vaccination. While VAERS is a useful early warning system that helps identify rare potential effects of vaccines, the reports alone cannot establish…

Source: Health Feedback

07/23/2021

U.S. Buys 200 Million Covid-19 Vaccines From Pfizer and BioNTech at About $24 a Shot

The price is higher than the $19.50 in previous deals, which Pfizer says reflects additional packaging and formulations

Source: The Wall Street Journal

07/23/2021

CDC panel weighs rare side effects of COVID-19 vaccines and says benefits outweigh the risks

Source: Google News

07/23/2021

Uganda, struggling to buy COVID-19 vaccines, splashes on new vehicles for lawmakers

Uganda has spent over $30.2 million on buying new vehicles for lawmakers, a move that has been slammed by critics who depict it as profligacy in a country struggling to buy vaccines to stem a second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Source: Reuters

07/22/2021

UNC, Duke Health among NC hospitals mandating COVID-19 vaccines for healthcare workers - WTVD

Several health care providers in North Carolina are going to require all their employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

Source: WTVD-TV

07/22/2021

6 NC hospital systems to require COVID-19 vaccines for employees

Cone Health, Novant Health, Wake Forest Baptist Health are among those requiring employees get vaccinated.

Source: WFMYNews2.com

07/22/2021

COVID-19 Vaccines PSA: Side Effects – Marquis 30 seconds

Source: Google News

07/22/2021

Henry Ford Health System COO: Required employee COVID-19 vaccines is 'right thing to do'

Henry Ford Health System requiring employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by Sept. 10. COO says it's the "right thing to do."

Source: Detroit Free Press

07/21/2021

Full FDA approval for COVID-19 vaccines could ease vaccine hesitancy: expert

How COVID-19 vaccines can win FDA approval as the delta variant surges

Source: Fox News

07/21/2021

Effectiveness of Covid-19 Vaccines against the B.1.617.2 (Delta) Variant

Original Article from The New England Journal of Medicine — Effectiveness of Covid-19 Vaccines against the B.1.617.2 (Delta) Variant

Source: nejm.org

07/21/2021

When will COVID-19 vaccines be fully approved—and does it matter whether they are?

Physicians urge FDA to “work on the weekends” to speed approval because it may help boost vaccination rates

Source: Science Magazine

07/21/2021

Pfizer-BioNTech to start producing Covid-19 vaccines in South Africa in 2022

Pfizer and BioNTech will start to manufacture their Covid-19 vaccine in South Africa, they announced jointly on Wednesday, in a move that could significantly increase the availability of doses across the continent next year.

Source: CNN

07/21/2021

China administered total of 1.478 bln doses of COVID-19 vaccines by July 20

China administered about 11.2 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines on July 20, bringing the total number of doses administered to 1.478 billion, data from...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

07/21/2021

Hollywood productions may require COVID-19 vaccines for cast, crew

Source: Google News

07/20/2021

VERIFY: CDC & FDA data doesn't support false claims thousands have died from COVID-19 vaccines - FirstCoastNews.com WTLV

The Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System is managed by the CDC and the FDA, which are credible sources. But, the agencies said these claims are misconstrued data.

Source: FirstCoastNews.com WTLV-WJXX

07/20/2021

Immunity provided by COVID-19 vaccines likely to 'wane, not plummet,' CDC director tells Congress

CDC director Dr. Rochelle Walensky joined Dr. Anthony Fauci of NIAID in testifying Tuesday before a Senate panel

Source: MarketWatch

07/20/2021

US sending additional Covid-19 vaccines to Honduras and El Salvador

The United States will begin shipping more than 3 million additional Covid-19 vaccines to certain Central American countries on Tuesday, a White House official told CNN.

Source: CNN

07/20/2021

Doctor acquitted of theft charges for going door-to-door to administer expiring COVID-19 vaccines says the method wouldn't work now

Gokal said those hesitant to get vaccinated now are young and healthy, and local entities need to partner up with institutions they already trust.

Source: Business Insider

07/19/2021

COVID-19 Vaccines PSA: Side Effects – Simone 15 seconds

Source: Google News

07/19/2021

Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines establish recall responses to reinfection - News

Researchers in the United States have conducted a study showing that the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) vaccines developed by Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna generate a coordinated adaptive immune response that is capable of eliciting recall responses to fut…

Source: News-Medical.Net

07/18/2021

Health workers trek to remote areas to bring Covid-19 vaccines to Indian-administered Kashmir

Source: Google News

07/17/2021

Do kids need COVID-19 vaccines before school starts? Doctors stress safety

Students 12 and older should get vaccinated now against COVID-19 so they can be fully immunized before school starts, a pair of Utah pediatricians said, urging parents who have doubts to talk to their family doctors to clear up “myths” circulating on social m…

Source: Deseret News

07/17/2021

CDC warns COVID-19 vaccines might not protect people who are immunocompromised

Vaccines might be reduced for organ transplant recipients, people who are receiving chemotherapy for cancer, people who have certain blood cancers, and people receiving dialysis or taking certain medications that suppress the immune system, the CDC said Frida…

Source: WCVB Boston

07/17/2021

CDC warns COVID-19 vaccines might not protect people who are immunocompromised

Vaccines might be reduced for organ transplant recipients, people who are receiving chemotherapy for cancer, people who have certain blood cancers, and people receiving dialysis or taking certain medications that suppress the immune system, the CDC said Frida…

Source: WXII12 Winston-Salem

07/17/2021

CDC warns Covid-19 vaccines might not protect people who are immunocompromised

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Friday warned people who are immunocompromised that the Covid-19 vaccine may not have been effective for them and encouraged them to take precautions as if they were not vaccinated.

Source: CNN

07/16/2021

Here's How Well COVID-19 Vaccines Work Against the Delta Variant

In the fight against the delta variant, here is how the Pfizer-BioNTech, Moderna, and Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccines measure up when it comes to protection.

Source: Healthline

07/16/2021

COVID-19 Vaccines PSA: Safety – Marquis 30 seconds

Source: Google News

07/16/2021

COVID-19 Vaccines PSA: Safety – Marquis 15 seconds

Source: Google News

07/15/2021

Napa doctor faked COVID-19 vaccines, vaccine cards, DOJ says

A Napa doctor has been arrested on suspicion of providing fake COVID-19 vaccination cards and so-called immunization pills, federal prosecutors say.

Source: KCRA Sacramento

07/15/2021

GOP leaders back COVID-19 vaccines as red states struggle with shots

Three senior Republicans have spoken up about the need to get COVID-19 shots. One said the politicization of vaccination was "an outrage."

Source: Business Insider

07/15/2021

Will COVID-19 vaccines work if I have a weak immune system? (AP Illustration/Peter Hamlin

Will COVID-19 vaccines work if I have a weak immune system? Probably not as well as they do in healthy people, but the shots should offer some protection. It’s why vaccinations are still recommended for people with immune systems weakened by disease or certai…

Source: Associated Press

07/15/2021

Will COVID-19 vaccines work if I have a weak immune system?

It’s why vaccinations are still recommended for people with immune systems weakened by disease or certain medications. About 3% of U.S. adults have weakened...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

07/14/2021

Homeopathic Doctor Arrested for Selling Fake Covid-19 Vaccines

The Napa-based naturopathic doctor allegedly sold unapproved vaccines for Covid-19 and childhood illnesses that she falsely claimed would satisfy immunization requirements for California schools.

Source: Courthouse News Service

07/14/2021

How much protection do COVID-19 vaccines offer, and how long does it last?

Source: Google News

07/14/2021

Napa homeopathic doctor arrested for sale of fake COVID-19 vaccines, immunization cards, Justice Department says - KABC

A Napa doctor was arrested after she allegedly provided fake COVID-19 vaccines and vaccine cards to patients, the Department of Justice announced.

Source: KABC-TV

07/13/2021

The EU won't let travelers in who got certain versions of these COVID-19 vaccines

Health officials say the situation will not only complicate travel and frustrate fragile economies but also undermine vaccine confidence by appearing to label some shots substandard

Source: MarketWatch

07/13/2021

Rob Schneider blasts COVID-19 vaccines: 'Just say no'

Twitter flagged the claims in the actor’s Twitter tirade as “misleading.”

Source: Page Six

07/13/2021

Factbox: Countries make COVID-19 vaccines mandatory

A sharp upturn in new coronavirus infections due to the highly contagious Delta variant and a slowdown in vaccination rates have pushed governments to make COVID-19 jabs mandatory for health workers or other high-risk groups.

Source: Reuters

07/13/2021

mRNA COVID-19 vaccines effective in cirrhosis patients, study finds

U.S. veterans experiencing cirrhosis, or damage to the liver, and who also received an mRNA COVID-19 vaccine saw high levels of protection against virus-related hospitalization and death, a study found.

Source: Fox News

07/12/2021

Tech Companies Buy COVID-19 Vaccines for Taiwan

Foxconn and TSMC have announced a deal to buy 10 million doses of BioNTech's COVID-19 vaccine. The companies will then donate them to Taiwan’s government.

Source: VOA News

07/12/2021

Springfield-Greene County health leaders turn to the faith community to push COVID-19 vaccines

The health department and James River Church teamed up Monday for a vaccination clinic at its campus in west Springfield.

Source: KY3

07/12/2021

European Regulator Links Pfizer and Moderna’s mRNA COVID-19 Vaccines with Heart Conditions – Report

The European Medicines Agency (EMA) said that it has established a possible connection between the mRNA COVID-19 vaccines of Pfizer (PFE) and Moderna (MRNA) ...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

07/11/2021

Rob Schneider rails against COVID-19 vaccines: 'Just say no'

"The Second Amendment is for this," the former "SNL" star tweeted.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

07/11/2021

UPDATE 5-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccines coming to Taiwan, Chinese agent says

The Chinese sales agent for Germany's BioNTech SE said on Sunday it had signed a deal to provide 10 million COVID-19 vaccine doses to Taiwan, part of a drawn...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

07/11/2021

TSMC says it is in the process of signing a deal for BioNTech COVID-19 vaccines

Taiwan chipmaker TSMC <a href="https://www.reuters.com/companies/2330.TW" target="_blank">(2330.TW)</a> said on Sunday it was in the middle of the contract signing process to buy COVID-19 vaccines from Germany's BioNTech SE <a href="https://www.reuters.com/co…

Source: Reuters

07/10/2021

Vietnam receives 2 million COVID-19 vaccines to fight worst outbreak

HANOI (Reuters) -Vietnam has received 2 million doses of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine donated by the U.S. government, the American embassy in Hanoi said on...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

07/08/2021

Covid-19 vaccines saved nearly 280,000 lives in the US, new research estimates

Covid-19 vaccines saved hundreds of thousands of lives and prevented more than a million hospitalizations in the United States, according to new estimates from researchers at Yale University and the Commonwealth Fund.

Source: CNN

07/08/2021

COVID-19 Vaccines and Fertility

Source: Google News

07/08/2021

How well COVID-19 vaccines protect against the Delta variant, according to the best available data

Pfizer's vaccine is 88% effective against COVID-19 with symptoms caused by Delta, real-world efficacy data suggests. For AstraZeneca, it's 60%.

Source: Business Insider

07/05/2021

Delta Variant Brings Calamity to Countries Stuck Waiting for Covid-19 Vaccines

Sparsely vaccinated developing countries have been left exposed while shots protect wealthy nations from surges in hospitalizations and deaths

Source: The Wall Street Journal

07/03/2021

UPMC Study Shows Current COVID-19 Vaccines Not Adequately Helping Those With Compromised Immune Systems

A new study from UPMC showed that the current COVID-19 vaccines are not adequately helping the immunocompromised.

Source: Cbslocal.com

07/02/2021

Sen. Ron Johnson sends letters to Moderna, Pfizer CEOs seeking answers about COVID-19 vaccines

Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wis., has sent letters to the CEOs of Pfizer and Moderna seeking answers about adverse reactions to the COVID-19 vaccine following a June 28 press conference with affected individuals

Source: Fox News

07/02/2021

How well do COVID-19 vaccines cover the Delta variant?

Lab tests and real-world experience offer reassuring evidence that COVID-19 vaccines offer a high level of protection against the Delta variant.

Source: Los Angeles Times

07/02/2021

Germany issues world's strongest recommendation for mixing Covid-19 vaccines

Germany has issued what appears to be the strongest recommendation anywhere for the mixing of Covid-19 vaccines on efficacy grounds.

Source: CNN

07/01/2021

Covid-19 Vaccines Make Breakthrough Infections Shorter, Less Contagious: CDC Study

When vaccinated people rarely caught the viral illness, they spent fewer days sick and in bed, the research found.

Source: Gizmodo.com

07/01/2021

Success of COVID-19 vaccines may be convincing people not to get vaccinated

As delta spreads, experts worry about vaccination holdouts who are standing firm.

Source: Ars Technica

07/01/2021

Scientists quit journal board, protesting 'grossly irresponsible' study claiming COVID-19 vaccines kill

Critics say authors of Vaccines report misrepresented Dutch data

Source: Science Magazine

07/01/2021

Can immune responses alone reveal which COVID-19 vaccines work best?

Elusive “correlates of protection” could lead to approvals without big clinical trials

Source: Science Magazine

07/01/2021

Why hasn't the FDA fully approved the COVID-19 vaccines?

With the Delta coronavirus variant posing a serious risk to unvaccinated Americans, some experts are calling for the FDA to fully approve the Pfizer and...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

07/01/2021

COVID-19 vaccines reduce viral load, severity in breakthrough cases, studies find

Fully vaccinated individuals who then go on to contract COVID-19 are likely to have milder symptoms, a shorter infection time and a lower viral load, ongoing studies suggest.

Source: Fox News

06/30/2021

The ethical questions raised by COVID-19 vaccines: 5 essential reads

Pondering the ethical considerations? iStock / Getty Images PlusThe U.S. is edging closer by the day to seeing half of its population fully vaccinated...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

06/30/2021

DoD Confirms: Rare Heart Inflammation Cases Linked to COVID-19 Vaccines

A new study of U.S. service members found higher than expected rates of heart inflammation following receipt of COVID-19 vaccines.

Source: Military.com

06/30/2021

Tuskegee relatives promote COVID-19 vaccines in ad campaign

Tuskegee is the one-word answer some people give as a reason they’re avoiding COVID-19 vaccines. A new ad campaign launched Wednesday with relatives of men who unwittingly became part of the infamous experiment wants to change minds.

Source: Associated Press

06/29/2021

Use caution for those at risk of myocarditis from Covid-19 vaccines - STAT

Serious but uncommon complications like developing myocarditis after Covid-19 vaccination should warrant caution in those at risk.

Source: STAT

06/29/2021

Some COVID-19 Vaccines Protect Longer Than Expected

Source: Google News

06/28/2021

Washington U study shows monthslong immunity after COVID-19 vaccines

"This is evidence of a really robust immune response," said Dr. Rachel Presti, co-senior author and associate professor of medicine, in a statement.

Source: STLtoday.com

06/28/2021

From Versailles to Dracula's castle, unique sites offer COVID-19 vaccines

Source: Google News

06/27/2021

‘It isn’t over for us’: For those with weakened immune systems, COVID-19 vaccines don’t mean the end of the pandemic

For those with compromised immune systems, health experts say 'get vaccinated, act unvaccinated,' as vaccines may not protect well against COVID-19.

Source: USA Today

06/27/2021

Pfizer/BioNTech and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines now include warnings on rare heart condition

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration ((FDA)) has updated the fact sheets for Pfizer (PFE)/ BioNTech (BNTX) and Moderna (MRNA) COVID-19 vaccines to indicate the information on rare cases...

Source: Seeking Alpha

06/26/2021

FDA adds a warning to Covid-19 vaccines about risk of heart inflammation

The FDA added a warning about the risk of myocarditis and pericarditis to fact sheets for Moderna and Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccines Friday.

Source: CNN

06/25/2021

WHO expects to give emergency approval to 1-2 more COVID-19 vaccines in coming months

The World Health Organization has received submissions from at least three vaccine makers for emergency approval for additional COVID-19 vaccines and expects to approve at least one or two of them in the next month or two, a top expert said on Friday.

Source: Reuters

06/25/2021

What to Know About COVID-19 Vaccines and Heart Conditions in Younger People

Experts say mRNA-based COVID-19 vaccines have a "likely association" with heart inflammation, particularly among boys and young men.

Source: Time

06/24/2021

Here’s all the data on myocarditis cases linked to COVID-19 vaccines

Experts stress the need for everyone to get vaccinated as the Delta variant spreads.

Source: Ars Technica

06/24/2021

The WHO did not reverse its position on kids and COVID-19 vaccines

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Source: PolitiFact

06/23/2021

CDC panel confirms "likely" association between mRNA COVID-19 vaccines and rare cases of heart inflammation

A CDC advisory panel says there is a "likely" connection between mRNA coronavirus vaccines and rare cases of heart inflammation. But as Omar Villafranca...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

06/22/2021

COVID-19 vaccines can enhance protective immunity in previously infected people

Most people who had COVID-19 develop some level of protective immunity. However, the immune response can vary a lot between individuals, and not all COVID-19 survivors develop sufficiently protective immunity, since reinfection can occur. COVID-19 vaccines ha…

Source: Health Feedback

06/21/2021

Gynecologists say it IS possible that COVID-19 vaccines could be affecting periods

Doctors tell DailyMail.com that menstrual cycle changes after getting the COVID-19 vaccine are rare, typically resolve on their own without medication and do not affect fertility.

Source: Daily Mail

06/21/2021

The WHO Says Children Should Not Receive COVID-19 Vaccines

The World Health Organization (WHO) published revised advice on June 21, 2021, clarifying which populations should receive COVID-19 vaccines. The WHO's website now states, 'Children should not be vaccinated for the moment.' Furthermore, the WHO says 'There is…

Source: PrecisionVaccinations

06/21/2021

No, Covid-19 Vaccines Won't Make You Magnetic. Here's Why

No matter how many videos you’ve seen of people sticking spoons to their faces, that’s just not how magnets work.

Source: Wired

06/20/2021

Vaccine fears: Why don't more health care workers take COVID-19 vaccines?

Front-line health care workers were the first in line when COVID-19 shots became available in December, but polling shows that medical professionals can be vaccine-hesitant, too, leaving some with concerns about the vaccines to question whether health care pr…

Source: Chattanooga Times Free Press

06/19/2021

The same mRNA technology used in COVID-19 vaccines could help treat cancer

Fighting COVID-19 proved a boon to cancer research. Here's how scientists are using the same mRNA technology to attack tumors.

Source: USA Today

06/18/2021

Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines don’t lower sperm count, study says

Men who received the Pfizer or Moderna COVID-19 vaccine did not see a drop in sperm count or quality, a new study found.

Source: Www.https

06/18/2021

The struggle to mandate Covid-19 vaccines for health care workers

Christopher Richmond keeps a running tab on how many workers at the ManorCare skilled nursing facility he manages in western Pennsylvania have rolled up their sleeves for a Covid-19 vaccine.

Source: CNN

06/18/2021

Taiwan’s government is letting its tech giants TSMC and Foxconn buy COVID-19 vaccines on its behalf

Taiwan’s government says TSMC and Foxconn founder Terry Gou will be able to negotiate with vaccine manufacturers on its behalf. With coronavirus cases rising on the island, Taiwan wants to let its powerful tech industry help fight the pandemic, and side-step …

Source: The Verge

06/18/2021

COVID-19 vaccines may cause heart issues in teens, young adults

Several hundred cases of myocarditis or myocarditis-like illnesses following the COVID-19 vaccine have been reported in people under 30.

Source: WHIO

06/17/2021

COVID-19 Vaccines and Myocarditis: What Parents Need to Know About the Potential Link

Experts have found a potential link between heart inflammation and COVID-19 vaccines in young adults. Here's what to know about the possible connection—and why experts recommend that everyone 12 and older still get vaccinated.

Source: Parents.com

06/17/2021

COVID-19 vaccines do not cause lower sperm counts and could actually increase sperm, study says

Researchers have found that the COVID-19 vaccines do not reduce sperm counts, and that the vaccines may even increase sperm levels among men. The research combats misinformation.

Source: Daily Mail

06/17/2021

Can you mix and match COVID-19 vaccines?

Can you mix and match two-dose COVID-19 vaccines?

Source: Fox News

06/17/2021

Will schools and day cares require masks or COVID-19 vaccines in fall 2021?

Even with more adults and kids getting the COVID-19 vaccine, mask requirements may be in effect in some fashion for fall semester 2021.

Source: USA Today

06/17/2021

Can you mix and match COVID-19 vaccines?

Can you mix and match two-dose COVID-19 vaccines? It's likely safe and effective, but researchers are still gathering data to be sure. The authorized COVID...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

06/16/2021

The complex situation for immunocompromised people and COVID-19 vaccines

Studies suggest the available shots don't provide enough protection, leaving more than nine million Americans with compromised immune systems stuck in a waiting game.

Source: National Geographic

06/16/2021

The Challenge of Covid-19 Vaccines for the Immunosuppressed

Recent studies find transplant patients and immune-suppressed people who get the shot don’t make many antibodies. But that research is just beginning.

Source: Wired

06/15/2021

Japan to ship 1 mln COVID-19 vaccines to Vietnam on Wednesday

Japan will send a million doses of COVID-19 vaccine to Vietnam, Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi said on Tuesday, as the southeast Asian nation steps up vaccine procurement to fight a more stubborn wave of infections.

Source: Reuters

06/14/2021

US has administered 309.3 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines, CDC says

The United States had administered 309,322,545 doses of COVID-19 vaccines and distributed 374,398,105 doses in the country as of Sunday morning, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said.

Source: Reuters

06/13/2021

Europe reports rare cases of heart inflammation linked to all COVID-19 vaccines

The safety committee of the European Medicines Agency ((EMA)) has requested more information from developers after detecting myocarditis and pericarditisin a small number of...

Source: Seeking Alpha

06/13/2021

US has administered 308.1 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines, CDC says

U.S. has administered 308.1 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines, CDC says

Source: Reuters

06/12/2021

Taco Bell offering free tacos for COVID-19 vaccines — but only in this state

Taco Bell is joining California’s Vax for the Win incentive program.

Source: Fox News

06/11/2021

Fact Check: Evidence points to safety of COVID-19 vaccines for pregnant people

Social media posts have continued to spread unsupported claims tying the vaccines to fertility issues.

Source: KCCI Des Moines

06/11/2021

CDC panel to discuss myocarditis reports in young people after COVID-19 vaccines

Source: ABC News

06/11/2021

CDC to hold 'emergency meeting' on heart inflammation after COVID-19 vaccines | TheHill

An advisory panel of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (...

Source: The Hill

06/11/2021

Can Schools Mandate Covid-19 Vaccines? What We Know

Schools and districts can’t require Covid-19 vaccines for students, but states can.

Source: The Wall Street Journal

06/11/2021

CDC plans "emergency meeting" on rare heart inflammation following COVID-19 vaccines

Reported cases represent just a tiny fraction of the nearly 130 million Americans who have been fully vaccinated with either Pfizer or Moderna's doses.

Source: CBS News

06/11/2021

B.C. 'absolutely' considering mandatory COVID-19 vaccines for long-term care staff, Henry says

B.C.'s top doctor says the province is considering mandatory COVID-19 vaccinations for workers in long-term care homes, along with a suite of other potential policies aimed at ensuring that residents of such facilities have as much protection from the coronav…

Source: Ctvnews.ca

06/10/2021

Highly contagious Delta variant is now in Ohio, but experts say COVID-19 vaccines are still effective

The Delta variant, which caused a surge of coronavirus infection in India, accounts for less than 1% of cases in Ohio. But the state's top health official said he expects the percentage to increase.

Source: cleveland.com

06/10/2021

CDC looking into reports of heart inflammation following COVID-19 vaccines

WASHINGTON — U.S. health officials are investigating what appear to be higher than expected reports of heart inflammation in male teens and young adults after they get a second dose of the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines. It’s not clear if the heart inflammation …

Source: fox8.com

06/10/2021

CDC plans "emergency meeting" on rare heart inflammation following COVID-19 vaccines

Reported cases represent just a tiny fraction of the nearly 130 million Americans who have been fully vaccinated with either Pfizer or Moderna's doses.

Source: CBS News

06/10/2021

Why do some people get side effects after COVID-19 vaccines?

Source: ABC News

06/10/2021

Why do some people get side effects after COVID-19 vaccines?

Why do some people get side effects after COVID-19 vaccines?

Source: WRAL.com

06/10/2021

Why do some people get side effects after COVID-19 vaccines?

Temporary side effects including headache, fatigue and fever are signs the immune system is revving up -- a normal response to vaccines. “The day after...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

06/09/2021

U.S. pharmacist jailed for three years for tampering with COVID-19 vaccines

A Wisconsin pharmacist who pleaded guilty to trying to spoil hundreds of doses of Moderna's (MRNA.O) COVID-19 vaccine because he was skeptical about them has been jailed for three years, the U.S. Justice Department said on Tuesay.

Source: Reuters

06/08/2021

Covid-19 Vaccines Could Be Available For Kids from 6 Months Old

The Covid-19 vaccine manufacturing companies Pfizer and Moderna said the vaccines for kids as young as 6 months old could be available soon, by the fall. Pfizer announced that it was testing its Covid-19 vaccine in 5 to 12 year-olds. Pfizer further told that …

Source: Gulte

06/08/2021

Former Grafton pharmacist convicted of attempted tampering with 500 COVID-19 vaccines gets three years in prison

The former Grafton pharmacist who said he tried sabotaging more than 500 doses of COVID-19 vaccines last winter received a three-year prison sentence.

Source: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

06/08/2021

Covid-19 Vaccines for Young Children Move Ahead in Testing msn.com

Pfizer and BioNTech have begun a pivotal study testing their shot in children under 12 years old, while Moderna is aiming for results from testing in kids 5 years and older in the fall.

Source: The Wall Street Journal

06/08/2021

Millions of J&J Covid-19 Vaccines Are at Risk of Expiring in June

States, hospitals try to reroute such vaccines, while efforts to export them face hurdles

Source: The Wall Street Journal

06/07/2021

U.S. administers 302.8 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines - CDC

The number of administered doses was up from the 301,638,578 vaccine doses the CDC said had gone into arms by Sunday. The CDC tally includes two-dose...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

06/07/2021

New data from CDC on effectiveness of Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines - News

Researchers in the United States have conducted a study demonstrating the real-world effectiveness of the Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) vaccines at preventing infection with severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SA…

Source: News-Medical.Net

06/05/2021

COVID-19 Vaccines Keep Showing They’re Truly Spectacular At Fighting The Coronavirus

“The truth is we humans sort of lucked out,” one expert said.

Source: BuzzFeed News

06/05/2021

US administers 299.1 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines - CDC

U.S. administers 299.1 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines - CDC

Source: Reuters

06/04/2021

Will COVID-19 Vaccines Give Lifelong Immunity to the Disease?

Two recently published studies have found that people who recover from COVID-19 develop antibodies that may last almost a year. Experts say that reinfection, while uncommon, can still happen — and being vaccinated with one of the mRNA vaccines can significant…

Source: Healthline

06/04/2021

Canada to allow mixing COVID-19 vaccines

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06/04/2021

COVID-19 Vaccines PSA: Safety – Cody 30 seconds

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06/04/2021

What Pediatricians Want Parents to Know About Teens Getting COVID-19 Vaccines

The Pfizer vaccine is available to adolescents ages 12 to 15 as of spring 2021, yet some parents remain hesitant in allowing their children to get it. While ...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

06/04/2021

Want To Mix 2 Different COVID-19 Vaccines? Canada Is Fine With That

As of late May, 50.6% of Canada's population had received at least one vaccination shot — but only 4.6% of the population was fully vaccinated.

Source: NPR

06/03/2021

US Lays Out Plans For How It Will Share Surplus COVID-19 Vaccines Abroad : Coronavirus Updates

The White House laid out a plan for sharing the nation's vaccine surplus with parts of the world struggling to get shots in arms.

Source: NPR

06/03/2021

White House announces destinations of first Covid-19 vaccines headed overseas

The White House said it will be sending out its first wave of 25 million doses of Covid-19 vaccines in the coming weeks.

Source: NBC News

06/02/2021

Developed Countries Lock Up Covid-19 Vaccines Through 2023

Recent deals by EU, Canada and others come as developing nations clamor for doses, hardening a divide between rich and poor countries

Source: The Wall Street Journal

06/02/2021

Fauci: COVID-19 vaccines could 'ultimately help us to develop a successful and highly effective HIV vaccine'

There is no vaccine for HIV, but Fauci is hopeful. Researchers can learn a lot from COVID-19 vaccine development which can guide future progress.

Source: INSIDER

06/01/2021

COVID-19 Vaccines PSA: Side Effects – Dr. Walters 30 second

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06/01/2021

3 lingering questions about COVID-19 vaccines will shape the pandemic's trajectory into 2022 and beyond

How long will protection last? Can we make better vaccines? And when will there be shots for everyone, including young kids?

Source: Business Insider

05/31/2021

How do COVID-19 vaccines affect people who are immunocompromised?

If you have certain conditions, or are taking certain medications, parts of your immune system may function less effectively. Here’s what we know.

Source: WHYY

05/31/2021

COVID-19 vaccines from US unavailable for young service members

COVID-19 vaccines from US unavailable for young service members

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05/30/2021

Final frontier: COVID-19 vaccines coming soon for young children

Pediatric trials on children as young as 6 months old are about to get underway to help combat the coronavirus, which infected 40,000 American children in just a week this month.

Source: The Mercury News

05/30/2021

S.Korea says 1 mln doses of J&J COVID-19 vaccines to arrive this week from U.S.

South Korea will get 1 million doses of Johnson & Johnson's coronavirus vaccine this week mainly to innoculate military personnel, after the United States almost doubled a pledge made earlier this month, Prime Minister Kim Boo-kyum said on Sunday.

Source: Reuters

05/30/2021

South Korea says 1 million doses of J&J COVID-19 vaccines to arrive this week from U.S.

South Korea will get 1 million doses of Johnson & Johnson's coronavirus vaccine this week mainly to innoculate military personnel, after the United States...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

05/29/2021

U.S. administers 293.7 mln doses of COVID-19 vaccines -CDC

The United States had administered 293,705,050 doses of COVID-19 vaccines in the country as of Saturday morning and distributed 366,314,625 doses, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said.

Source: Reuters

05/29/2021

COVID-19 vaccines are safer than the risk of COVID-19 infection for people of all ages

COVID-19 caused millions of infections and over 3.5 million deaths worldwide. Most children and young adults who get infected only experience mild symptoms of the disease. However, a small proportion of people younger than 24 can still develop severe COVID-19…

Source: Health Feedback

05/28/2021

Possible cause found for rare blood clots tied to some COVID-19 vaccines

The cause of rare blood clots in some people who have received the AstraZeneca and Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccines has been found, researchers report.

Source: Medical Xpress

05/28/2021

COVID-19 Vaccines PSA: Fertility – Dr. Katie

Source: Google News

05/28/2021

If COVID-19 vaccines are free, why are some people getting bills?

The U.S. federal government prepaid for enough vaccines to cover every American, regardless of whether they have insurance, but some people still are being...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

05/28/2021

As COVID-19 vaccines enable the region to reopen, health experts share thoughts on this new freedom

Indoor dining is ok for most. But flying with unvaccinated children is still off the list. From theaters to gyms, here's what else experts are comfortable doing.

Source: The Philadelphia Inquirer

05/28/2021

Japan to consider sharing COVID-19 vaccines amid calls to help Taiwan

Japan said on Friday it would consider sharing its COVID-19 vaccines with other countries as a ruling party committee urged it to provide a portion of its AstraZeneca Plc (AZN.L) vaccine stock to Taiwan.

Source: Reuters

05/27/2021

Kroger to offer $1 million prizes, free year of groceries for COVID-19 vaccines

Kroger is giving away big prizes for those who receive their vaccine from Kroger Health.

Source: WLWT Cincinnati

05/27/2021

COVID-19 vaccines from Pfizer/BioNTech, JNJ and Moderna set for India entry as India clears hurdles

India has dropped the requirement to conduct local trials for &quot;well-established&quot; foreign COVID-19 vaccines in a move aimed at accelerating itsimmunization drive,...

Source: Seeking Alpha

05/27/2021

CVS handing out prizes for COVID-19 vaccines

The sweepstakes is aimed at "working to close gaps in hesitancy" of getting the COVID-19 vaccine, CVS said.

Source: WESH Orlando

05/27/2021

CVS handing out prizes for COVID-19 vaccines

The sweepstakes is aimed at "working to close gaps in hesitancy" of getting the COVID-19 vaccine, CVS said.

Source: WBAL TV Baltimore

05/27/2021

CDC, RIDOH investigating possible link between COVID-19 vaccines and rare heart condition

“I really want to emphasize that it’s very rare and uncommon,” Dr. Philip Chan said.

Source: WPRI.com

05/26/2021

These Prescription Drugs May Reduce Efficacy of COVID-19 Vaccines

Millions of Americans take medications that suppress the immune system, and research suggests this could reduce the effectiveness of the COVID-19 vaccines. Here's what experts say we can do about it.

Source: Healthline

05/26/2021

German scientist believes he's found solution to blood clots linked to AstraZeneca, Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccines

Rolf Marschalek, a professor at Goethe University in Frankfurt, Germany, claims he's identified the cause of rare blood clots linked to the COVID-19 vaccines...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

05/26/2021

Fact Check-There is no evidence to suggest COVID-19 vaccines will kill people by causing antibody- dependent enhancement, current evidence demonstrates the opposite

A baseless quote has been widely attributed to a Nobel Prize winner to claim people will die from antibody-dependent enhancement after receiving a COVID-19 jab. There is no evidence to back up this claim, nor was Reuters able to find any instance where the la…

Source: Reuters

05/26/2021

FDA is set to decline new emergency use authorizations for COVID-19 vaccines

The FDA has said yesterday it may turn down emergency use authorizations ((EUA)) for COVID-19 vaccines for the remainder of the pandemic unless the developers have not already...

Source: Seeking Alpha

05/25/2021

FEMA site for COVID-19 vaccines permanently closing in Orange County

The massive FEMA-operated vaccine site at Valencia College's West Campus will close for good on Tuesday evening at 7 p.m. However, there are plenty of other places to get vaccinated.

Source: WESH Orlando

05/25/2021

Young Americans are lagging with Covid-19 vaccines. These threats have experts pushing them to get shots

Experts are turning their focus in the fight against Covid-19 to vaccinating young Americans -- warning that even though they don't face a high chance of serious illness, they still risk long-term symptoms if they get coronavirus.

Source: CNN

05/24/2021

Six misunderstandings about the COVID-19 vaccines, debunked

No, the COVID-19 vaccines can't give you the virus, and there's no evidence that the vaccines cause any problems with pregnancy. Here’s a look at concerns some may have about the vaccines, countered by information from experts.

Source: The Boston Globe

05/23/2021

U.S. administers 285.7 mln doses of COVID-19 vaccines - CDC

The United States has administered 285,720,586 doses of COVID-19 vaccines in the country as of Sunday morning, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said.

Source: Reuters

05/23/2021

Moderna, Novavax to produce more COVID-19 vaccines in S.Korea

Moderna Inc (MRNA.O) and Novavax Inc (NVAX.O) entered into a deal with the South Korean government to manufacture their COVID-19 vaccines, as the country has been under pressure to secure more and faster deliveries of U.S.-made vaccines.

Source: Reuters

05/23/2021

Korea partners with US on COVID-19 vaccines

South Korea, through a newfound partnership with the US, is expected to assume a bigger presence in the global supply chain of COVID-19 vaccines, the Ministry of Health and Welfare said Sunday. No concrete plans have been revealed on how this will stabilize…

Source: The Korea Herald

05/22/2021

Taiwan blames China for slowing down its access to Covid-19 vaccines. The reality is more complicated

As countries ravaged by the coronavirus rushed to vaccinate their populations earlier this year, there was little sense of urgency to get inoculated in Taiwan.

Source: CNN

05/21/2021

Royal Caribbean drops age for mandatory COVID-19 vaccines to 12 for some cruises

Royal Caribbean is starting to go broader with its vaccine mandate.

Source: The Points Guy

05/21/2021

Nursing students volunteer to administer COVID-19 vaccines

A young nursing student inspired by her mother's work in health care talks about her own volunteer efforts during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Source: WCVB Boston

05/21/2021

Nursing students volunteer to administer COVID-19 vaccines

A young nursing student inspired by her mother's work in health care talks about her own volunteer efforts during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Source: WPBF West Palm Beach

05/21/2021

Nursing students volunteer to administer COVID-19 vaccines

A young nursing student inspired by her mother's work in health care talks about her own volunteer efforts during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Source: WESH Orlando

05/21/2021

This antibody test may determine how long protection from COVID-19 vaccines last

Source: Google News

05/20/2021

Study: COVID-19 vaccines don't cause sudden hearing loss

Sudden hearing loss is not a side effect of getting a COVID-19 vaccine, according to an analysis by doctors who treated patients with the condition.

Source: Los Angeles Times

05/20/2021

How COVID-19 vaccines can cause false alarms in mammogram results

Source: Google News

05/20/2021

Mayo Clinic Insights: Why do the COVID-19 vaccines cause side effects

Source: Google News

05/20/2021

UPDATE 1-Japan health panel approves Moderna, AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccines

Japanese regulators recommended the approval of COVID-19 vaccines developed by Moderna Inc and AstraZeneca PLC on Thursday, paving the way for the country to...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

05/19/2021

Fauci expects COVID-19 vaccines for kids in late-2021, sees need for booster shot

Kids in the United States will likely be able to get COVID-19 vaccinations by the end of this year or the first quarter of 2022, Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation's top infectious disease expert, said at an event on Wednesday.

Source: Reuters

05/19/2021

Covid-19 Vaccines Don’t Work as Well for People With These Conditions

Research has found that people who are immunocompromised are less likely to develop immunity against the coronavirus after vaccination.

Source: Gizmodo.com

05/19/2021

UK begins 'booster' shot trial of 7 different COVID-19 vaccines

Britain launched a nationwide study on Wednesday to explore whether giving a third dose "booster" shot of coronavirus vaccines would be safe and effective in extending immune protection against COVID-19.

Source: Reuters

05/19/2021

COVID-19 vaccines not linked to fertility issues, experts say

One of the most common misleading rumors regarding the COVID-19 vaccine is that it will impact fertility, which experts say is not based on fact and has been repeatedly debunked.

Source: Fox News

05/19/2021

Fauci: COVID-19 vaccines likely work against variant seen in India

Several studies published in the last few days support this, Dr. Anthony Fauci told a White House press briefing on Tuesday.

Source: Business Insider

05/18/2021

COVID-19 vaccines: Will Pfizer and Moderna have side effects like AstraZeneca in the long-term?

The recent decision by five Canadian provinces to change the way they administer the AstraZeneca vaccine should not deter anyone from getting vaccinated, or ...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

05/18/2021

U.S. administers 275.5 mln doses of COVID-19 vaccines - CDC

The United States has administered 275,535,207 doses of COVID-19 vaccines in the country as of Tuesday morning and distributed 346,672,525 doses, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Tuesday.

Source: Reuters

05/18/2021

U.S. administers 274.4 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines - CDC

The United States has administered 274,411,901 doses of COVID-19 vaccines in the country as of Monday morning and distributed 344,503,595 doses, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said.

Source: Reuters

05/17/2021

No, these magnet videos don't prove the COVID-19 vaccines contain microchips

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05/17/2021

The US is studying how COVID-19 vaccines work in people with suppressed immune systems - after research suggested they develop fewer antibodies from the shots

People with immune disorders were excluded from COVID-19 vaccine clinical trials. It's unclear if vaccines are effective for people in this group.

Source: Business Insider

05/16/2021

U.S. administers 273.5 mln doses of COVID-19 vaccines - CDC

The United States has administered 273,545,207 doses of COVID-19 vaccines in the country as of Sunday morning and distributed 344,503,495 doses, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said.

Source: Reuters

05/15/2021

U.S. administers 270.8 mln doses of COVID-19 vaccines - CDC

The United States has administered 270,832,342 doses of COVID-19 vaccines in the country as of Saturday morning and distributed 344,503,395 doses, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said.

Source: Reuters

05/14/2021

COVID-19 vaccines 94% effective among health care workers in real-world conditions: CDC study

A new study released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Friday is the latest to show real-world evidence of the effectiveness of coronavirus vaccines.

Source: Fox News

05/14/2021

Once hesitant about COVID-19 vaccines, some have changed their minds

Source: ABC News

05/14/2021

This chain reaction could explain rare blood clots linked to some COVID-19 vaccines

Source: Live Science

05/14/2021

Here's what these young Americans are looking forward to after getting their Covid-19 vaccines

For 12-year-old Henzie Cabrera, getting a Covid-19 vaccine means two things: school and soccer.

Source: CNN

05/14/2021

Expert says he found why some COVID-19 vaccines trigger clot issues

Scientists world-wide are racing to understand why Covid-19 vaccines from AstraZeneca PLC and Johnson & Johnson are causing rare but potentially deadly blood clots.

Source: The Wall Street Journal

05/13/2021

Coronavirus update May 13: More than 955K first-dose COVID-19 vaccines administered in Bexar County, mayor says

Mayor Ron Nirenberg said 955,976 people have received their first COVID-19 vaccine dose, and 719,767 are fully vaccinated in Bexar County.

Source: KSAT San Antonio

05/13/2021

Scientist Claims He's Found Why Some COVID-19 Vaccines Cause Blood Clots

COVID-19 vaccines from AstraZeneca and Johnson & Johnson have triggered potentially deadly blood clots.

Source: Newsmax

05/13/2021

No shot: U.S. schools unlikely to mandate COVID-19 vaccines anytime soon

Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine won approval for use in children as young as 12 from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration this week - but do not expect schools...

Source: AOL

05/13/2021

Blood Expert Says He Found Why Some Covid-19 Vaccines Trigger Rare Clots

A scientist in Germany thinks he has found an answer as researchers around world examine AstraZeneca and Johnson & Johnson shots

Source: The Wall Street Journal

05/13/2021

Mixing COVID-19 vaccines - which is happening in some countries - linked to worse and more frequent side effects, study says

A study into vaccine-mixing - which is not policy in the US but is sometimes used in France, Germany, and the UK - found it was safe but unpleasant.

Source: Business Insider

05/12/2021

Mixing Covid-19 vaccines tied to more side effects, early UK data suggests

People who got mixed doses of coronavirus vaccines -- receiving a different vaccine type as a second dose than the first dose -- appear to be more likely to experience mild side effects such as fever, chills, fatigue or headache, researchers in the UK reporte…

Source: CNN

05/12/2021

EXPLAINER: How COVID-19 vaccines will work for kids in US

Children ages 12 and older can now roll up their sleeves for COVID-19 vaccines in the U.S., offering parents and schools a chance to relax their pandemic...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

05/12/2021

Doctors fear COVID-19 vaccines are messing with mammograms

Radiologists have discovered a new side effect of COVID-19 vaccines: They make it more difficult to interpret mammogram results.

Source: Los Angeles Times

05/12/2021

Doctors fear COVID-19 vaccines are messing with mammograms

Radiologists have discovered a new side effect of COVID-19 vaccines: They make it more difficult to interpret mammogram results.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

05/12/2021

'This is something we take seriously': UPMC doctor discusses COVID-19 vaccines for children

A CDC advisory committee is scheduled to meet Wednesday to discuss the safety and efficacy of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine for children ages 12 to 15.

Source: WTAE Pittsburgh

05/11/2021

Pfizer, Moderna COVID-19 vaccines likely effective against Indian coronavirus variant, researchers suggest

Coronavirus vaccines developed by Pfizer and Moderna appeared to remain effective against a subtype of the Indian virus variant, according to early findings presented Tuesday from researchers at Emory University.

Source: Fox News

05/11/2021

Covid-19 Vaccines: Novavax Reports More Delays

“I don’t see a lot going well for them at this point,” said one analyst.

Source: New York Times

05/11/2021

McDonald’s redesigns coffee cups to promote COVID-19 vaccines

The McDonald’s promotion comes as demand for the life-saving shots has begun to taper off in many parts of the country.

Source: New York Post

05/11/2021

There is no link between the COVID-19 vaccines and infertility. Here's why

It's the claim that's suddenly everywhere: The COVID-19 vaccine is going to make women infertile.

Source: KSL.com

05/10/2021

U.S. administers 261.6 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines - CDC

The United States has administered 261,599,381 doses of COVID-19 vaccines in the country as of Monday morning, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

05/10/2021

There is no link between the Covid-19 vaccines and infertility. Here's why

No matter what you read on social media, there is no link between the Covid-19 vaccines and infertility, experts say. Here's how they know.

Source: CNN

05/10/2021

COVID-19 Vaccines for 12-15-Year-Olds: Considerations for Vaccine Roll-Out

This post examines characteristics of adolescents ages 12 to 15 across in the United States to inform COVID-19 vaccination efforts once they become eligible to receive a vaccine.

Source: Kaiser Family Foundation

05/10/2021

Covid-19 vaccines by Johnson & Johnson and AstraZeneca should be excluded over potential side effects – Norwegian health experts

The Institute of Public Health in Norway has recommended against the use of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine, adding to a recommendation of permanently avoiding the use of the AstraZeneca Covid-19 jab over side effect fears.

Source: RT

05/10/2021

BioNTech to Make Covid-19 Vaccines in Singapore

Pfizer partner says its new Asia headquarters is expected to start production in 2023

Source: The Wall Street Journal

05/08/2021

Wisconsin on track to have fewest amount of COVID-19 vaccines administered in one week since January

The DHS says during the week of May 2, so far 154,864 doses have been administered, with one day to go.

Source: WBAY

05/08/2021

Even after a second dose, COVID-19 vaccines may not provide protection for transplant recipients

Transplant recipients are advised to get the vaccine, but to behave as if not vaccinated.

Source: The Boston Globe

05/08/2021

Covid-19 Vaccines in U.S. Beckon Foreigners Seeking Shots and Shops

Tourism from Texas to Florida gets a boost as tens of thousands from Mexico and elsewhere arrive for jabs

Source: The Wall Street Journal

05/06/2021

As more data shows COVID-19 vaccines highly effective in teens, numbers could reverse a 'lag phase' on inoculations

Encouraging data on the effectiveness and safety of vaccines for kids are a welcome sign for summer vaccinations, the 2021-22 school year and beyond.

Source: USA Today

05/06/2021

COVID-19 vaccines prevent coronavirus infection, studies imply

Two studies of hospital workers bolster the case that COVID-19 vaccines really do reduce the risk of a coronavirus infection.

Source: Los Angeles Times

05/06/2021

Studies of hospital workers suggest COVID-19 vaccines really do prevent coronavirus infections

Two studies of hospital workers bolster the case that COVID-19 vaccines really do reduce the risk of a coronavirus infection.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

05/06/2021

Can COVID-19 vaccines affect my period?

Can COVID-19 vaccines affect my period?

Source: Minneapolis Star Tribune

05/06/2021

Can COVID-19 vaccines affect periods?

Can COVID-19 vaccines affect my period?

Source: Fox News

05/06/2021

Covid-19 Vaccines Vs. Infections, in One Chart

Vaccination rates in some states have reached levels that appear to be a factor in tamping down the virus

Source: The Wall Street Journal

05/06/2021

Can COVID-19 vaccines affect my period?

Can COVID-19 vaccines affect my period? It's not known, but researchers are starting to study the issue. Vaccines are designed to activate your immune system, and some experts have wondered if that could temporarily disrupt menstrual cycles...

Source: Associated Press

05/06/2021

State health leaders: Demand for COVID-19 vaccines starting to 'soften'

OLYMPIA, Wash. -- COVID-19 vaccine supplies across Washington state are inching closer to meeting current demands, health leaders said Wednesday during the Washington State Department of Health's weekly media briefing. But the state is starting to see a conce…

Source: KOMO News

05/05/2021

Biden team says it supports waiving patent protections on Covid-19 vaccines

Progressive Democrats have pushed President Joe Biden to endorse a broad waiver of all intellectual property protections for Covid-19 vaccines, therapeutics and diagnostics.

Source: Politico

05/05/2021

Biden Backs Waiving International Patent Protections For COVID-19 Vaccines

President Biden has thrown his support behind waiving intellectual property rights for the vaccines, yielding to international pressure. The move could allow other countries to manufacture the drugs.

Source: NPR

05/05/2021

Is there a relationship between COVID-19 vaccines and menstrual cycles?

Source: Google News

05/05/2021

Why more Covid-19 vaccines should be given by primary care doctors

“Talk to your doctor” might be key to easing concerns about the vaccine.

Source: Vox

05/05/2021

Giving 2 Doses Of Different COVID-19 Vaccines Could Boost Immune Response

Using two different COVID-19 vaccines is a bit like giving the immune system two pictures of the virus, maybe one face-on and one in profile.

Source: NPR

05/05/2021

High-tech hunt for scarce COVID-19 vaccines in India raises fear for fairness

Indian tech experts have written software code and designed websites to help people book scarce COVID-19 vaccinations online, raising concern about an unfair advantage for the tech savvy and jeopardising chances of an equitable vaccine rollout.

Source: Reuters

05/04/2021

CVS and Walgreens wasted more COVID-19 vaccines than most states combined

Two major U.S. pharmacies are responsible for wasting a massive amount of COVID-19 vaccine doses

Source: Fox Business

05/04/2021

Despite dwindling demand for COVID-19 vaccines, Bay Area counties plan to ‘double down’ on new strategy

“We definitely have well over double the capacity that ended up being utilized.”

Source: The Mercury News

05/04/2021

Next generation of Covid-19 vaccines could be pill or spray

The next generation of Covid-19 vaccines in development could come as a pill or a nasal spray and be easier to store and transport than the current handful of shots that form the backbone of the world-wide vaccination effort.

Source: Fox Business

05/03/2021

CVS, Walgreens wasted thousands of COVID-19 vaccines: report | TheHill

Pharmacy chains Walgreens and CVS have wasted thousands of COVID-19 vaccines according to a ...

Source: The Hill

05/03/2021

Is Biden administration doing enough for India? Some accuse US, wealthy nations of 'hoarding' COVID-19 vaccines

Biden says the US will share its COVID vaccines after all Americans have access. But this may be untenable in light of India's crisis, advocates say.

Source: USA Today

05/03/2021

EXCLUSIVE Novavax plans to ship COVID-19 vaccines to Europe from late 2021 - EU source

Novavax (NVAX.O) has told the European Union it plans to begin delivering its COVID-19 vaccine to the bloc towards the end of this year, new guidance that could lead to a formal contract being signed as early as this week, an EU official told Reuters.

Source: Reuters

05/03/2021

Is Biden administration doing enough for India? Some accuse US, wealthy nations of 'hoarding' COVID-19 vaccines

Source: USA Today

05/03/2021

Next Generation of Covid-19 Vaccines Could Be Pill or Spray

Drugmakers and government labs are developing doses easier to take and transport to tackle coronavirus variants and avert future pandemics

Source: The Wall Street Journal

05/02/2021

Sanders: Drug companies should give up rights to COVID-19 vaccines

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) is calling on the World Trade Organization (WTO) to grant a patent waiver allowing countries to manufacture generic versions of Pfizer and Moderna's COVID-19 vaccines, saying it is "morally objectionable" that poor countries are ex…

Source: The Hill

05/02/2021

Stunning science: COVID-19 vaccines' life-saving breakthrough

Source: Google News

05/02/2021

Sanders: drug companies should relinquish IP rights to COVID-19 vaccines

"There is something morally objectionable about rich countries being able to get their vaccines," Sanders said of the COVID-19 shots, calling for action from the WTO.

Source: Business Insider

05/02/2021

U.S. administers 243.5 mln doses of COVID-19 vaccines – CDC

The United States has administered 243,463,471 doses of COVID-19 vaccines in the country as of Saturday morning, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said on Saturday.

Source: Reuters

05/01/2021

US administers 243.5 mln doses of COVID-19 vaccines – CDC

Source: The Jerusalem Post

05/01/2021

Demand for COVID-19 vaccines is starting to dip as Mass. steps up efforts to reach the wary

Many vaccination sites in Massachusetts reported large drops in the number of shots they gave last week, especially for people receiving their first doses. As a result, vaccine providers are pivoting to a new phase where outreach will become their top priorit…

Source: The Boston Globe

05/01/2021

The US secured 1 billion doses of Covid-19 vaccines. Medical ethicists say it should share with other countries

Medical ethicists told CNN the US has a moral duty to share extra Covid-19 doses with other countries. That's especially true, they said, now that the pandemic is relatively under control in the US while countries like India have been overwhelmed.

Source: CNN

05/01/2021

Fact check: COVID-19 vaccines — Why are people missing their second shot?

Nearly 8% of Americans who have received their first BioNTech-Pfizer or Moderna shot have not returned for their second dose, according to recent CDC data. Just how effective is a single dose?

Source: DW (English)

04/30/2021

Health Canada holding J&J COVID-19 vaccines over possible quality control issue

Health Canada says it is holding the 300,000 Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine doses that arrived in the country on Wednesday due to a possible quality control issue.

Source: Ctvnews.ca

04/30/2021

Rite Aid makes COVID-19 vaccines available at all locations, walk-ins welcome

Here's how to get the COVID-19 vaccine at Rite Aid.

Source: KCRA Sacramento

04/30/2021

COVID-19 vaccines, cases in Iowa April 30

The Iowa Department of Public Health releases the latest coronavirus data in real-time. KCCI provides a daily snapshot of the past 24 hours of statistics.

Source: KCCI Des Moines

04/30/2021

Pfizer begins export of U.S.-made COVID-19 vaccines

Source: Google News

04/30/2021

Full FDA approval of Covid-19 vaccines could help fight vaccine hesitancy, officials say

As a condition of the emergency use authorizations issued for the Pfizer/BioNTech and Moderna coronavirus vaccines, those companies are expected to work toward asking the US Food and Drug Administration for full approval -- and some health officials are hopin…

Source: CNN

04/30/2021

Brazil Senate votes to suspend patent protection on COVID-19 vaccines

Brazil's Senate on Thursday approved a bill to suspend patent protection for COVID-19 vaccines, tests and medications during the pandemic, sending the proposal to the lower house of Congress for consideration and possible amendments.

Source: Reuters

04/29/2021

S.Korea says Novavax, Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccines submitted for regulatory approval

South Korea's drug safety ministry said on Thursday that Russia's Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine and a shot developed by Novavax (NVAX.O) have been submitted for preliminary regulatory approval.

Source: Reuters

04/28/2021

Scientists Search For Correlates Of Protection For COVID-19 Vaccines : Shots - Health News

Researchers are trying to come up with tests that can be performed using a blood sample that will determine not only whether a COVID-19 vaccine will work but also for how long.

Source: NPR

04/28/2021

Pfizer, Moderna COVID-19 vaccines cut hospitalizations among older adults by 94%, CDC finds

Fully vaccinated adults over age 65 dropped their risk of COVID-19 hospitalization by 94%, compared to ad, according to a small study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

Source: Fox News

04/28/2021

India and poorer countries may wait years for Covid-19 vaccines as rich countries hoard them

This inequality is baked into the vaccine manufacturing process.

Source: Vox

04/28/2021

Japan's unused 14 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines point to logistical hurdles

Japan has only used about a fifth of the COVID-19 vaccine doses it has imported so far, government data showed on Wednesday, underscoring logistical hurdles ...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

04/28/2021

COVID-19 vaccines may not offer complete protection for people with compromised immune systems

Source: ABC News

04/28/2021

COVID-19 vaccines may not offer complete protection for people with compromised immune systems

If you have a weakened immune system, the COVID-19 vaccines may have a reduced effectiveness for you. Experts say it's still very important for you and...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

04/27/2021

U.S. CDC has not seen link between heart inflammation and COVID-19 vaccines

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has not found a link between heart inflammation and COVID-19 vaccines, the agency's Director Rochelle Walensky said on Tuesday.

Source: Reuters

04/27/2021

COVID-19 vaccines may protect many, but not all, people with suppressed immune systems

Organ transplant recipients appear less protected, but people with autoimmune disease and cancer can have a strong immune response

Source: Science Magazine

04/27/2021

CDC reiterates guidance on safety of COVID-19 vaccines for pregnant people

More than 100,000 pregnant people in the U.S. have now reported receiving a COVID-19 vaccine.

Source: CBS News

04/27/2021

The Debate Over Whether Colleges Can Require Covid-19 Vaccines | WSJ

Source: Google News

04/26/2021

More Americans are missing their 2nd dose of COVID-19 vaccines

Data from the CDC shows approximately 8% of Americans have missed their second dose -- up from about 3.4% in March.

Source: WMUR Manchester

04/26/2021

Health Canada finds Astrazeneca COVID-19 vaccines from Baltimore plant safe, of high quality

Canada's health department said on Sunday the 1.5 million doses of the Astrazeneca Plc (AZN.L) COVID-19 vaccine imported from Emergent BioSolutions' (EBS.N) Baltimore facility were safe and met quality specifications.

Source: Reuters

04/24/2021

U.S. administers 225.6 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines -CDC

That is an increase from the 222,322,230 vaccine doses the CDC said had been administered by April 23 out of 286,095,185 doses delivered. The CDC tally...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

04/24/2021

Soon, there may be more COVID-19 vaccines than people who want them. Here's why experts are worried

Health experts estimate that 70-85% of the country needs to be vaccinated to suppress the spread of COVID-19.

Source: WYFF4 Greenville

04/24/2021

Women more likely to experience side effects from COVID-19 vaccines

While women may be more likely to experience side effects, men are more likely to die from the virus. Sutter said this is because women are less nervous about getting the vaccine.

Source: WANE

04/23/2021

Study: Pfizer And Moderna COVID-19 Vaccines Appear Safe For Pregnant People : Coronavirus Updates

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention researchers found no obvious safety concerns in a study of 35,000 pregnant people who received the vaccines, though they say more research is needed.

Source: NPR

04/23/2021

Limited COVID-19 vaccines available without appointments at L.A. County mass vaccination sites through Monday

A limited number of walk-up appointments for COVID-19 vaccines are available at mass vaccination sites in Los Angeles County through Monday, officials announced Thursday. Those 16 and older living or working in L.A. County can get vaccinated without booking a…

Source: KTLA Los Angeles

04/22/2021

California public universities plan to require Covid-19 vaccines

Students and staff would be able to seek a medical or religious exemption under the new policy, CSU officials said Thursday.

Source: Politico

04/22/2021

As COVID-19 vaccines expand, face masks remain important

A return to normalcy seems tantalizingly close. But even as restaurants and malls open up, a glaring reminder of the virus remains: face masks.

Source: Los Angeles Times

04/22/2021

How long does protection from COVID-19 vaccines last? - Honolulu Star

NEW YORK >> How long does protection from COVID-19 vaccines last?

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04/22/2021

How long does protection from Covid-19 vaccines last?

The need for follow-up shots will depend partly on the success of the vaccination push globally.

Source: syracuse.com

04/22/2021

Burning Man still considering mandatory COVID-19 vaccines for 2021 event

Organizers of the popular counter-culture festival Burning Man are considering requiring attendees to prove they have been vaccinated for the coronavirus before allowing them to attend the annual event this year.

Source: Fox News

04/22/2021

How South Korea turbocharged specialty syringe production for COVID-19 vaccines

It was 7:30 a.m. on Christmas Eve when Cha Jung-hoon, South Korea's deputy minister for small businesses, got a call from his boss to make an urgent three-hour car trip to visit syringe maker Poonglim Pharmatech.

Source: Reuters

04/22/2021

How long does protection from COVID-19 vaccines last?

How well the vaccines work against emerging variants will also determine if, when and how often additional shots might be needed. “We only have information ...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

04/22/2021

How long does protection from COVID-19 vaccines last?

Since the COVID-19 vaccines haven't been around that long, it's not yet known how long their protection lasts.

Source: WDIV ClickOnDetroit

04/22/2021

Pfizer and Moderna Covid-19 vaccines do not appear to pose serious risk during pregnancy, research shows

The mRNA Covid-19 vaccines made by Pfizer/BioNTech and Moderna do not appear to pose any serious risk during pregnancy, according to new data published Wednesday in the New England Journal of Medicine.

Source: CNN

04/21/2021

No Pregnancy Risk Found From 2 Covid-19 Vaccines, Preliminary Research Shows

Early research suggests that two Covid-19 vaccines pose no greater risk for pregnant people than for anyone else.

Source: New York Times

04/21/2021

Montgomery County prosecutor mandates COVID-19 vaccines for employees; politician disagrees

Montgomery County Prosecutor Mat Heck Jr. has mandated that his employees get a COVID-19 vaccine.

Source: Dayton Daily News

04/21/2021

We Have No Idea If the Covid-19 Vaccines Impact Periods Because Of Course No One Checked

In recent weeks, an increasing number of people have reported that getting one of the covid-19 vaccines had an unusual effect on their periods. Some reported spotting, heavier bleeding than normal, and general irregularity in their menstrual cycle. While the…

Source: Jezebel

04/20/2021

What to Know About the Study Linking Covid-19 Vaccines and Shingles

New research purports to find a link between mRNA vaccines for covid-19 and shingles, also known as herpes zoster, in certain people with autoimmune conditions. But media coverage of the research has been misleading.

Source: Gizmodo.com

04/20/2021

The rare clots people get after taking COVID-19 vaccines are different from other clots and require special treatment

The CDC has issues special guidance for the specific post-vaccine clots, known as vaccine-induced immune thrombotic thrombocytopenia, or VITT.

Source: Business Insider

04/20/2021

1.7M Bay Staters now eligible for COVID-19 vaccines Monday WCVB

Starting Monday, every Massachusetts resident who is 16 and older will be eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine.

Source: WCVB Boston

04/19/2021

U.S. administers 211.6 mln doses of COVID-19 vaccines - CDC

The United States has administered 211,581,309 doses of COVID-19 vaccines in the country as of Monday morning, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

04/19/2021

Emergent BioSolutions pauses manufacturing COVID-19 vaccines

Emergent BioSolutions is not manufacturing any COVID-19 vaccines at its east Baltimore facility, according to an SEC filing.

Source: WBAL TV Baltimore

04/19/2021

COVID-19 vaccines in California: Everything you need to know KCRA

Developments are fast-moving as California and other states work to ramp up the COVID-19 vaccination effort. Here are answers to common questions about the vaccine that we have found from our coverage — all in one place.

Source: KCRA Sacramento

04/19/2021

Johnson & Johnson said blood clots have been reported with all Covid-19 vaccines. The author of the study they cited says they're wrong.

When news broke that Johnson & Johnson's Covid-19 vaccine might be linked to blood clots, the company responded by pointing a finger at Pfizer and Moderna's vaccines, issuing a media statement that said a study showed there were reports of blood clots with th…

Source: CNN

04/19/2021

In the race between Covid-19 vaccines and the virus, hesitancy gives dangerous variants a leg up, expert says

More than half of all US adults have now gotten at least one dose of a Covid-19 vaccine, according to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Source: CNN

04/19/2021

A jab on the job: Companies, unions offer COVID-19 vaccines

Marie Watson wanted to be among the first in line when she and other essential workers became eligible for the coronavirus vaccine — and with good reason. The maintenance parts buyer for a...

Source: Associated Press

04/18/2021

The world's biggest vaccine producer is running out of Covid-19 vaccines, as second wave accelerates

In India, the world's biggest vaccine producer, millions of people are waiting for Covid-19 vaccines amid a devastating second wave of infections.

Source: CNN

04/18/2021

Doctors homing in on cause of blood clots potentially linked with Covid-19 vaccines

(CNN) — Doctors say they are homing in on the cause of blood clots that may be linked with certain coronavirus vaccines, and add their...

Source: Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News

04/17/2021

US administers 205.9 mln doses of COVID-19 vaccines

The United States has administered 205,871,913 doses of COVID-19 vaccines in the country as of Saturday morning and distributed 264,499,715 doses, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Saturday.

Source: Reuters

04/17/2021

U.S. administers 205.9 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines

The United States has administered 205,871,913 doses of COVID-19 vaccines in the country as of Saturday morning and distributed 264,499,715 doses, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Saturday.

Source: Reuters

04/17/2021

U.S. administers 205.9 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines

Those figures are up from the 202,282,923 vaccine doses the CDC said had gone into arms by April 16 out of 258,502,815 doses delivered. The CDC tally...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

04/17/2021

1.7M Bay Staters become eligible for COVID-19 vaccines next week

Every Massachusetts resident 16 or older — an estimated 1.7 million people — will become eligible for COVID-19 vaccinations Monday.

Source: WCVB Boston

04/16/2021

Doctors home in on cause of blood clots potentially linked with Covid-19 vaccines

Doctors say they are homing in on the cause of blood clots that may be linked with certain coronavirus vaccines, and said their findings have important implications for how to treat the condition, regardless of whether vaccines cause it.

Source: CNN

04/16/2021

China considers mixing COVID-19 vaccines to boost immunity

While China pushes a complacent population toward vaccination, a health official's suggestion to mix vaccines broaches sensitive political territory.

Source: Los Angeles Times

04/16/2021

Doctor: COVID-19 vaccines 'do lead to a really strong immune response'

Source: Google News

04/16/2021

Pfizer CEO Albert Bourla says annual COVID-19 vaccines may be necessary - WPVI

Pfizer CEO Albert Bourla says residents will likely need a COVID-19 vaccine booster shot within 12 months of getting fully vaccinated.

Source: WPVI-TV

04/15/2021

Coronavirus update: J&J vaccine pause remains, Oxford studies blood clots and COVID-19 vaccines

Blood clot concerns lack context, experts say, putting pressure on federal agencies to unpause J&J vaccinations.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

04/14/2021

No appointment necessary: COVID-19 vaccines offered to walk-ups in Boston

"First-come, first-served. No appointment or pre-registration needed. Just show up."

Source: WCVB Boston

04/14/2021

UK trial on switching COVID-19 vaccines adds Moderna and Novavax shots

A UK study into using different COVID-19 vaccines in two-dose inoculations is being expanded to include shots made by Moderna and Novavax, researchers said on Wednesday.

Source: Reuters

04/14/2021

CDPHE unable to verify COVID-19 vaccines given at a Colorado Springs clinic, Dr. Moma Health and Wellness

Anyone who received a COVID-19 vaccine at one Colorado Springs clinic is being alerted to new guidance as an investigation continues.

Source: KKTV 11 News

04/13/2021

Oregon employers mull requiring COVID-19 vaccines

A large winery near Eugene has notified its workers that they must show proof they’ve received the COVID-19 vaccine by May 20.

Source: KTVZ

04/13/2021

UK trial on switching COVID-19 vaccines adds Moderna and Novavax shots

A UK study into using different COVID-19 vaccines in two-dose inoculations is being expanded to include shots made by Moderna and Novavax, researchers said...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

04/13/2021

Forsyth County Health Department, Novant Health, Wake Forest Baptist Health pause all Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccines - WXII12 Winston

Winston-Salem-based Novant Health is pausing distribution of all Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccines because of blood clot concerns.

Source: WXII12 Winston-Salem

04/12/2021

How long will the COVID-19 vaccines protect us?

Source: Google News

04/12/2021

COVID-19 vaccines in California: Everything you need to know 23 MIN

Developments are fast-moving as California and other states work to ramp up the COVID-19 vaccination effort. Here are answers to common questions about the vaccine that we have found from our coverage — all in one place.

Source: KCRA Sacramento

04/12/2021

The COVID-19 vaccines are highly effective. Here’s what the numbers really mean.

No vaccine's real-world results quite measure up to its performance in a clinical trial. All the more reason to make that appointment, these researchers say.

Source: The Philadelphia Inquirer

04/12/2021

Terrifying Viral Videos of Shaking After COVID-19 Vaccines Are Not What They Seem

The footage is concerning, even alarming. In a number of videos posted online and already viewed millions of times on social media, two separate American women appear to experience bouts of tremors and involuntary body movements.

Source: ScienceAlert

04/12/2021

US has administered 187 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines, CDC says

U.S. has administered 187 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines, CDC says

Source: Reuters

04/12/2021

U.S. has administered 187 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines, CDC says

The United States had administered 187,047,131 doses of COVID-19 vaccines and distributed 237,796,105 doses as of Sunday, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said.

Source: Reuters

04/11/2021

China official calls reports he said country's COVID-19 vaccines weren't very effective 'a complete misunderstanding'

Chinese Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Gao Fu is walking back comments he made about the country's COVID-19 vaccines. The vaccines...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

04/11/2021

China considering mixing COVID-19 vaccines to boost protection rate

China's top disease control official has said the country is formally considering mixing COVID-19 vaccines, as a way of further boosting vaccine efficacy.

Source: Reuters

04/11/2021

China considering mixing COVID-19 vaccines to boost protection rate

BEIJING (Reuters) -China's top disease control official has said the country is formally considering mixing COVID-19 vaccines as a way of further boosting...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

04/11/2021

2 San Francisco Walk-in Clinics Run Out of COVID-19 Vaccines

Source: Google News

04/11/2021

L.A. opens up COVID-19 vaccines to everyone age 16 and older

Anyone 16 or older can now book COVID-19 vaccine appointments in L.A., ahead of California's planned statewide expansion.

Source: Los Angeles Times

04/11/2021

U.S. has administered 183.5 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines, CDC says

The United States had administered 183,467,709 doses of COVID-19 vaccines and distributed 237,791,735 doses as of Saturday morning, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said.

Source: Reuters

04/10/2021

Vaccine efficacy: Are some COVID-19 vaccines more effective than others? What's know about Pfizer, Modera, Johnson & Johnson studies - WTVD

Are some COVID-19 vaccines more effective than others? It's hard to tell since they weren't directly compared in studies. But experts say the vaccines are alike on what matters most: preventing hospitalizations and deaths.

Source: WTVD-TV

04/10/2021

Covid-19 vaccines could unlock treatments for 5 other deadly diseases

The same vaccine technique used to make Covid-19 vaccines could help treat five other deadly diseases, including cancers.

Source: Inverse

04/10/2021

Triad Publix stores to offer COVID-19 vaccines - WXII12 Winston

Publix Pharmacy will administer the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine in North Carolina.

Source: WXII12 Winston-Salem

04/09/2021

The Covid-19 vaccines are highly effective, and the chance of an adverse reaction is rare

Vaccinations are ramping up across the US. More than 175 million doses of the Covid-19 vaccine have been administered, according to CNN's vaccine tracker, a rate of about 53 doses per 100 people.

Source: CNN

04/09/2021

U.S. administers 178.8 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines: CDC

Those figures are up from the 174,879,716 vaccine doses the CDC said had gone into arms by April 8 out of 229,398,685 doses delivered. The CDC tally...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

04/09/2021

Utah administers almost 47,000 COVID-19 vaccines in a single day

Utah's latest coronavirus data released from the state Department of Health.

Source: Salt Lake Tribune

04/09/2021

What is mRNA? The messenger molecule that's been in every living cell for billions of years is the key ingredient in some COVID-19 vaccines

Recently in the spotlight for its role in the Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines, mRNA is not a new invention. It's a crucial messenger molecule at work every day in every cell in your body.

Source: The Conversation Africa

04/08/2021

Are some COVID-19 vaccines more effective than others? - Honolulu Star

Are some COVID-19 vaccines more effective than others?

Source: Honolulu Star-Advertiser

04/08/2021

Cal State LA offering COVID-19 vaccines for all adults

Any adult can stand in line for a COVID-19 shot from Thursday through Sunday at the Cal State L.A. mass vaccination site.

Source: Los Angeles Times

04/08/2021

Are some COVID-19 vaccines more effective than others?

COVID-19 vaccines rolling out around the world weren't compared to each other in studies, so it's hard to tell how they might differ in effectiveness.

Source: WSLS 10

04/08/2021

Are some COVID-19 vaccines more effective than others?

It’s hard to tell since they weren’t directly compared in studies. “Luckily, all these vaccines look like they’re protecting us from severe disease,” said...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

04/08/2021

COVID-19 vaccines work well against California variant

Two COVID-19 vaccines are likely to be protective against a rapidly spreading variant of the SARS-Cov-2 virus that arose in California, a study finds.

Source: Los Angeles Times

04/08/2021

Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines, side effects from second dose

Source: Google News

04/07/2021

Allergic reactions to Pfizer, Moderna COVID-19 vaccines focus of new clinical trial

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has launched a clinical trial to better understand allergic reactions related to the Moderna and Pfizer- BioNTech COVID-19 vaccines.

Source: Fox News

04/06/2021

Riverside, Kern counties open COVID-19 vaccines to 16 and up

The move will make COVID-19 vaccines available to hundreds of thousands of additional Californians in counties across the state.

Source: Los Angeles Times

04/06/2021

The COVID-19 Vaccines May Have Some Surprising Benefits

In the hours before the first COVID-19 vaccine was approved in the U.S. for emergency use, I was on the phone with epidemiologists and medical experts who...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

04/06/2021

Can employers mandate Covid-19 vaccines under emergency authorizations? It's complicated

As the US ramps up vaccinations to more than 3 million people daily, some employers are beginning to do what schools across the country do every year: mandate vaccinations. One of the major differences between any Covid-19 vaccine mandate and others for child…

Source: Endpoints News

04/06/2021

The mRNA COVID-19 vaccines aren't operating systems, and won't transform the human body into a virus-making factory

The COVID-19 mRNA vaccines are substances that stimulate the immune systems of vaccinated individuals to recognize and respond to infections with SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19. COVID-19 mRNA vaccines aren’t computer operating systems. mRNA vaccin…

Source: Health Feedback

04/06/2021

Technology used in development of Pfizer, Moderna COVID-19 vaccines could prevent fatal heart attacks

The same technology used to help Pfizer and Moderna develop their COVID-19 vaccines could prevent fatal heart attacks, according to doctors at the Jacksonville Center for Clinical Research.

Source: WJXT News4JAX

04/05/2021

Pfizer, Moderna, Johnson & Johnson: Everything to know about the 3 COVID-19 vaccines

Moderna, Pfizer-BioNTech and Johnson & Johnson have each produced a safe and effective vaccine for COVID-19. Here's what you need to know about the options.

Source: TODAY

04/03/2021

'Majority' of Detroit Tigers' players, coaches get COVID-19 vaccines

After the Detroit Tigers secured a 3-2 win Thursday on Opening Day, members of the traveling party celebrated with a COVID-19 vaccine.

Source: Detroit Free Press

04/02/2021

More than 40000 Utahns receive COVID-19 vaccines in a day

Utah's latest coronavirus data released from the state Department of Health.

Source: Salt Lake Tribune

04/02/2021

Pfizer, Moderna COVID-19 Vaccines Produce More Side Effects, Doctor Says

Doctors warn recipients not to panic as side effects from the vaccine mean it's working.

Source: International Business Times

04/01/2021

All Mainers 16 and older will become eligible for COVID-19 vaccines on Wednesday

That accelerates universal eligibility in Maine by nearly two weeks.

Source: Bangor Daily News

04/01/2021

COVID-19 vaccines don't hamper the function of the immune system and are likely to limit the generation of variants; no evidence that they produce more lethal variants

Data from clinical trials showed that COVID-19 vaccines are effective and safe. The available evidence indicates that people vaccinated against COVID-19 are protected from the disease and maintain functional immune systems. Virus variants emerge as the virus …

Source: Health Feedback

04/01/2021

Houston hospital will require COVID-19 vaccines for employees

Get the COVID-19 vaccine or lose your job. That’s the position one Houston hospital is taking as they try to keep patients as safe as possible.

Source: KHOU.com

04/01/2021

Houston Methodist Hospital makes COVID-19 vaccines mandatory for all employees

Houston Methodist Hospital becomes one of the first big hospitals to make COVID-19 vaccines mandatory for everyone who works there.

Source: KPRC Click2Houston

03/30/2021

Where you can get Johnson & Johnson and other COVID-19 vaccines in Arizona

New sites allow you to search for vaccine sites by drug manufacturer.

Source: AZFamily

03/30/2021

Maryland enters Phase 2B for COVID-19 vaccines; cases on rise

Almost 1 million more Marylanders became eligible Tuesday to get the COVID-19 vaccine.

Source: WBAL TV Baltimore

03/30/2021

Distributing COVID-19 Vaccines Equitably

The County is continuing to expand its efforts to equitably distribute COVID-19 vaccines to populations who have suffered the worst outcomes from the pandemic. In February, the County began piloting multiple health-equity focused methods to ensure that eligib…

Source: countynewscenter.com

03/30/2021

Out-of-state students ineligible to receive Vermont Covid-19 vaccines

Gov. Scott’s announcement contradicted information from the college, and comes after many students have already been fully or partially vaccinated in the state

Source: Middleburycampus.com

03/30/2021

Seven new pharmacy chains to offer COVID-19 vaccines in Wisconsin - Channel3000.com - WISC

Wisconsinites will be able to visit nearly 600 individual pharmacies to get a COVID-19 vaccine starting this week.

Source: Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3

03/30/2021

Real-world evidence shows that the COVID-19 vaccines work

COVID-19 vaccines work just as well in the real world as they did in clinical trials. Real-world data also shows the shots protect against infection, not just symptoms.

Source: The Verge

03/30/2021

COVID-19 Vaccines Could be Ineffective Within the Year Due Due to Virus Mutations According to Epidemiologists

A new survey of medical experts suggests that current COVID-19 vaccines could prove to be ineffective in less than a year due to highly infectious mutations.

Source: Complex

03/30/2021

Texas launches website to help people schedule COVID-19 vaccines

The Texas Department of Health and Human Services has launched an online platform to help people schedule appointments for COVID-19 vaccines.

Source: KSAT San Antonio

03/30/2021

Dialysis Clinics To Start Offering COVID-19 Vaccines : Shots - Health News

One smart way of getting the vaccine to communities at high risk of COVID-19: Take it to places many patients already visit three times a week.

Source: NPR

03/30/2021

COVID-19 Vaccines Proving to Be Effective

Source: Google News

03/29/2021

How well are COVID-19 vaccines working in Americans who got them? CDC releases new data

New research provides “strong evidence” that the two-dose Pfizer and Moderna coronavirus vaccines are capable of preventing infections — both those that cause symptoms and those that don’t — in real-world conditions, that is, outside the controlled laboratory…

Source: Raw Story

03/29/2021

Pfizer, Moderna COVID-19 vaccines highly effective even after first shot in real-world use, -U.S. study

COVID-19 vaccines developed by Pfizer Inc with BioNTech SE and Moderna Inc reduced risk of infection by 80% two weeks or more after the first of two shots, according to data from a real-world U.S. study released on Monday.

Source: Reuters

03/29/2021

Pfizer, Moderna COVID-19 vaccines highly effective after first shot in real-world use, -U.S. study

COVID-19 vaccines developed by Pfizer Inc with BioNTech SE and Moderna Inc reduced risk of infection by 80% two weeks or more after the first of two shots, according to data from a real-world U.S. study released on Monday.

Source: Reuters

03/29/2021

Ten states set to open COVID-19 vaccines to all adults as cases surge | TheHill

Ten states are set to open vaccine eligibility to all adults this...

Source: The Hill

03/28/2021

COVID-19 vaccines open to all Texans over the age of 16 starting Monday

Starting Monday, all Texans over the age of 16 will be eligible for a COVID-19 vaccine.

Source: FOX 4 News

03/27/2021

St. Louis-area employers roll out COVID-19 vaccines

"That's a way where we can help. Make it easy, make it accessible," said Lal Karsanbhai, president and CEO of Emerson.

Source: STLtoday.com

03/27/2021

Comparing the COVID-19 vaccines

Three vaccines are authorized for use in the United States and another two are coming soon. Here is a closer look at what we know so far:

Source: USA Today

03/27/2021

Pregnant women 'didn't have the data' – until now: COVID-19 vaccines are safe and effective, even for babies, study shows

Large-scale clinical COVID-19 vaccine trials intentionally excluded pregnant women, leaving them to wonder whether to get the shots or not.

Source: USA Today

03/27/2021

Study says COVID-19 vaccines provide protection for pregnant and lactating women — and their newborns

The Pfizer/BioNTech and Moderna Covid-19 vaccines are effective in pregnant and lactating women, who can pass protective antibodies to newborns, according to research published Thursday in the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Source: KSL.com

03/26/2021

Open Door Health Centers Already Offering COVID-19 Vaccines to Patients 55 and Up

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Source: Lost Coast Outpost

03/26/2021

Fact Check: Did Fauci Say COVID-19 Vaccines Would Take Five Years to Develop?

Former President Donald Trump claimed that Anthony Fauci had said a vaccine against COVID-19 would take several years to develop in a Fox News interview on Thursday with Laura Ingraham.

Source: Newsweek

03/26/2021

US breaks record for most COVID-19 vaccines administered in a day | TheHill

The United States set the world record for highest number of COVID-19 vaccinations administered i...

Source: The Hill

03/26/2021

Two COVID-19 Vaccines Are Safe And Effective During Pregnancy, Says New Study

The Pfizer/BioNTech and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines are safe and highly effective in producing antibodies against the SARS-CoV-2 virus during pregnancy, acco

Source: IFLScience

03/26/2021

Reports show women experiencing stronger side effects to COVID-19 vaccines

Several reports show women are experiencing stronger side effects to the vaccine than men and it isn't unique to COVID-19.

Source: The Denver Channel

03/25/2021

Starting April 15, all Californians 16 and older will be eligible for COVID-19 vaccines; Those 50 and older become eligible April 1

Starting April 15, all Californians 16 and older will be able to sign up for COVID-19 vaccines — with those 50 and older becoming eligible earlier, on April 1, Gov. Gavin Newsom announced Thursday. “With vaccine supply increasing and by expanding eligibility …

Source: KTLA Los Angeles

03/25/2021

Study says Covid-19 vaccines provide protection for pregnant and lactating women -- and their newborns

The Pfizer/BioNTech and Moderna Covid-19 vaccines are effective in pregnant and lactating women, who can pass protective antibodies to newborns, according to research published Thursday in the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Source: CNN

03/24/2021

UPDATED: COVID-19 vaccines available to 16+ starting Sunday, variants found in Missoula County

Two recent COVID-19 cases in Missoula County have been identified as being a variant of the virus, the Missoula City-County Health Department announced Wednesday.

Source: The Missoulian

03/24/2021

Some mountain counties begin offering COVID-19 vaccines to anyone at least 18 years old

As COVID-19 vaccines continue being distributed across North Carolina, some counties in the mountains are opening their appointments to a larger number of people. Health departments for both Macon and Jackson counties announced they are now taking appointment…

Source: WLOS

03/24/2021

As some states open Covid-19 vaccines to all, many others are still weeks away. Here's a timeline.

Source: CNN

03/23/2021

Some feel left behind as COVID-19 vaccines open to more in Arizona

While millions are currently eligible to get the COVID-19 vaccine in Arizona, another group feels like they're being left behind and without hope.

Source: ABC15 Arizona

03/23/2021

Younger Mainers not eligible for COVID-19 vaccines can get them on 'waste lists'

The practice is blessed by Maine health officials, who are advising providers to give leftover vaccines to eligible people first but say the most important thing is that no doses go unused.

Source: Bangor Daily News

03/23/2021

COVID-19 vaccines appear to cause sharp drop in infections in groups of American, Israeli health-care workers

Three separate studies of health-care workers in American and Israeli health systems suggested COVID-19 vaccinations are having a positive effect. The...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

03/23/2021

COVID-19 vaccines are critical for controlling the pandemic; vaccines still offer partial protection against new variants of the virus

Emerging variants of the virus that causes COVID-19, some of which are more transmissible, have led to speculation about the efficacy of current COVID-19 vaccines. Emerging variants are subject to continuous monitoring to evaluate their potential impact on CO…

Source: Health Feedback

03/23/2021

COVID-19 vaccines starting to reduce coronavirus transmission in LA County, health director says

The rollout of the COVID-19 vaccine is beginning to reduce coronavirus transmission in Los Angeles County, said the top public health official there this week, though warned that the county still has a long way to go before herd immunity is achieved.

Source: Fox News

03/23/2021

Covid-19 vaccines and counterfeit vaccine cards are for sale on the dark web

Counterfeit vaccine cards and what are being billed as Covid-19 vaccines are now for sale on the dark web, according to a report released Tuesday.

Source: CNN

03/23/2021

Health worker addresses do's and don'ts of COVID-19 vaccines

As more COVID-19 vaccine shots go into more arms, people have asked more questions about what to do and not do when it&rsquo;s their turn to get the vaccine. The most common questions relate to side effects. &ldquo;Some people will have no side effects whatso…

Source: NBC Montana

03/22/2021

AstraZeneca, Pfizer, Moderna, J&J: Differences between COVID-19 vaccines' efficacy and side effects - KGO

There may soon be four options for COVID-19 vaccines in the U.S.: Pfizer, Moderna, Johnson & Johnson and AstraZeneca. We break down the differences between which vaccine is most effective and common side effects.

Source: KGO-TV

03/22/2021

Myths and facts about COVID-19 vaccines and pregnancy

A lot of myths have sprung up about the COVID-19 vaccine and pregnancy, and while one local doctor works to dispel them, a Northern Virginia woman said asking “nitpicky questions” of her doctor gave her the facts.

Source: WTOP

03/22/2021

Detroit opens up COVID-19 vaccines to more residents, those who work in city

Those now eligible for a shot at TCF Center are those age 18+ who report to job site in Detroit and Detroiters who report to jobs in the suburbs.

Source: Detroit Free Press

03/22/2021

SLO County opens up COVID-19 vaccines to residents 50+

San Luis Obispo County is opening up COVID-19 vaccine eligibility to all residents age 50 and older.

Source: KSBY San Luis Obispo News

03/22/2021

Americans wait for COVID-19 vaccines as US commits millions of doses for Mexico, Canada

About 182 million Americans have yet to receive a first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine — and despite the White House's promises to vaccinate them first, the Biden administration is already making plans to send doses to neighbors in Canada and Mexico.

Source: Fox News

03/21/2021

COVID-19 vaccines causing worry

What side effects can I expect from the COVID-19 vaccine? There are so many stories floating around that knowing what to believe is hard.

Source: Chicago Daily Herald

03/21/2021

Learn more about COVID-19 vaccines at VA

We're working closely with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and other federal partners to provide COVID-19 vaccines to eligible Veterans, spouses, and caregivers. We know you have a lot of questions, and information is changing quickly. Pl…

Source: Va.gov

03/20/2021

US health care workers skeptical about COVID-19 vaccines, survey finds

Almost half of American frontline health care workers haven’t been vaccinated for COVID-19, according to a new poll. The report, published Friday by the Kaiser Family Foundation, found only 5…

Source: New York Post

03/20/2021

Can mRNA technology used in COVID-19 vaccines be used to cure cancer?

mRNA relies on synthetic genes that can be generated and manufactured in weeks, and produced more rapidly than conventional vaccines.

Source: The Jerusalem Post

03/20/2021

Brazil in talks with United States for excess COVID-19 vaccines, foreign ministry says

Brazil's government has been in talks since March 13 about potentially importing excess COVID-19 vaccines from the United States, the Brazilian Foreign...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

03/20/2021

Why you can't compare Covid-19 vaccines

Source: Google News

03/19/2021

How COVID-19 vaccines work in your body

Source: Google News

03/19/2021

The supply and demand conundrum of Oregon’s COVID-19 vaccines

Health officials say all Oregoninians will be eligible for COVID-19 vaccines on May 1. What happens after that initial demand for vaccine starts to wane?

Source: OPB News

03/18/2021

AstraZeneca, Pfizer COVID-19 vaccines effective against variants, Oxford University study shows

A coronavirus variant first detected in Brazil poses less of a threat to vaccines developed by AstraZeneca and Pfizer than researchers first worried, according to new findings announced Thursday by Oxford University.

Source: Fox News

03/18/2021

Stop & Shop now offering COVID-19 vaccines in Massachusetts

Stop & Shop is offering the COVID-19 vaccine to eligible residents in Massachusetts.

Source: WCVB Boston

03/18/2021

As teachers return to classrooms, COVID-19 vaccines not always included

Source: Google News

03/18/2021

More Santa Barbara County Residents Now Eligible to Schedule Appointments for COVID-19 Vaccines

Noozhawk.com delivers local breaking news, local sports, schools, nonprofits, obituaries, business, arts and entertainment, calendar, local opinions and more.

Source: Noozhawk

03/17/2021

Map shows which states offer COVID-19 vaccines to everyone

The U.S. is hurtling forward with its COVID-19 vaccine rollout, and some states, including Alaska and Mississippi, have tossed out eligibility requirements...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

03/16/2021

Nurse detained for pocketing COVID-19 vaccines at Detroit's TCF Center, city official says

A nurse practitioner was detained by Detroit police Monday after allegedly pocketing doses of COVID-19 vaccine at the TCF Center downtown

Source: The Detroit News

03/16/2021

The Phase 3 clinical trials for the multiple COVID-19 vaccines have been 'overwhelmingly positive': Doctor

Infectious Disease physician at Washington University School of Medicine and the John Cochran VA Medical Center, Dr. Mati Hlatshwayo Davis, joined Yahoo...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

03/16/2021

States prep for COVID-19 vaccines for all adults in May if promised supplies arrive

State public health departments are ready to begin giving COVID-19 shots to all adult residents if the White House follows through with the promised shots...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

03/16/2021

Detroit police: Nurse caught stealing COVID-19 vaccines from TCF Center

Detroit officials said a nurse was caught stealing COVID-19 vaccines from the TCF Center after another employee reported her.

Source: FOX 2 Detroit

03/16/2021

Wisconsin accelerates opening COVID-19 vaccines for residents with medical conditions

Gov. Tony Evers announced the next group will now be eligible for the vaccine beginning March 22.

Source: WISN Milwaukee

03/16/2021

A Native American Tribe In Oklahoma Denied Black Citizens COVID-19 Vaccines And Financial Relief

“We’re stuck in a system that doesn’t care about us,” one Black citizen of the Seminole Nation said.

Source: BuzzFeed News

03/16/2021

Unexpected shipment of 8000 J&J COVID-19 vaccines arriving this week

More doses of COVID-19 vaccines are being shipped to Massachusetts this week than previously expected.

Source: WCVB Boston

03/15/2021

Registrations open for COVID-19 vaccines at Ford Field in Detroit

Michiganders can now begin registering for the COVID-19 vaccination clinic at Ford Field in Detroit.

Source: mlive.com

03/15/2021

Jefferies' Yee favors Pfizer and Moderna for Covid-19 vaccines long-term

Source: Google News

03/15/2021

80% Of Adults In NY State To Be Eligible For COVID-19 Vaccines This Week

Governor Andrew Cuomo says the state has a long way to go to vaccinate its roughly 15 million adults.

Source: Gothamist

03/15/2021

Facebook Labeling All Posts About COVID-19 Vaccines

Source: Google News

03/15/2021

To help people find COVID-19 vaccines, Facebook debuts new features

Facebook is rolling out a handful of new tools on its platforms to help people get vaccinated against COVID-19.

Source: WLWT Cincinnati

03/15/2021

Facebook to label all posts about COVID-19 vaccines

Facebook Inc, which has been criticized by lawmakers and researchers for allowing vaccine misinformation to spread on its platforms, said on Monday it has started adding labels to posts that discuss the safety of the shots and will soon label all posts about …

Source: Reuters

03/14/2021

U.S. administers 107.1 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines: CDC

The United States has administered 107,060,274 doses of COVID-19 vaccines in the country and distributed 135,847,835 doses as of Sunday, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said.

Source: Reuters

03/14/2021

Utah cases plateau as state reaches milestone of 1 million COVID-19 vaccines administered

Utah's latest coronavirus data released from the state Department of Health.

Source: Salt Lake Tribune

03/13/2021

U.S. administers 105.7 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines: CDC

The United States has administered 105,703,501 doses of COVID-19 vaccines in the country and distributed 135,846,665 doses as of Saturday, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said.

Source: Reuters

03/13/2021

Wealthy people are jumping the line for COVID-19 vaccines

America's wealthiest are finding ways to access the vaccine ahead of those who qualify for it. Why it matters: The pandemic has already widened existing...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

03/13/2021

More than 1,800 COVID-19 vaccines wasted across Wisconsin

Not counting the sabotaged vaccines in Grafton, state health officials said 1,827 vaccines have gone to waste

Source: WISN Milwaukee

03/12/2021

Deschutes County to receive 3,710 first-dose COVID-19 vaccines next week

The Oregon Health Authority has allocated 3,710 first-dose COVID-19 vaccines to Deschutes County for the week of March 15. That's 200 more doses than were available for this week's clinics, officials said Friday.

Source: KTVZ

03/12/2021

One chart shows how well COVID-19 vaccines work against the 3 most worrisome coronavirus variants

Here's what we know about the most dangerous coronavirus variants and how effective our vaccines are against those strains.

Source: Business Insider

03/12/2021

Virginia Kroger accidentally administers empty syringes to customers scheduled for COVID-19 vaccines

Wow

Source: TheBlaze

03/12/2021

Eligibility for COVID-19 vaccines in Alabama expanding to all citizens 55+, anyone with a comorbidity

Additional categories of Alabamians will be eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine beginning March 22, the Alabama Department of Public

Source: Yellowhammer News

03/12/2021

ADPH adds tab to online dashboard showing national pharmacies offering COVID-19 vaccines

CVS, Sam’s Club, and Walmart are all offering the vaccine through the Federal Retail Pharmacy Program.

Source: WHNT News 19

03/12/2021

Fact-check: Biden’s May 1 goal of getting Covid-19 vaccines to all adults is really possible

Biden’s speech promised Covid-19 vaccines for all US adults in May. It’s really possible.

Source: Vox

03/12/2021

Nearly 600 Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccines thrown out in Douglas County

Transfer error forced officials to discard doses

Source: KSHB

03/11/2021

Ocugen CEO discusses on distributing Covid-19 vaccines to U.S.

Source: Google News

03/11/2021

Springfield medical experts explain why women may see more side effects from COVID-19 vaccines

With vaccinations in the U.S. nearing 100 million, a trend is emerging. More women reporting after effects.

Source: KY3

03/11/2021

A Kroger clinic in Virginia accidentally gave customers empty shots instead of Covid-19 vaccines

Workers at a Kroger clinic in Central Virginia accidentally injected some customers with empty syringes instead of the Covid-19 vaccine, according to the grocery chain.

Source: CNN

03/11/2021

How the 4 biggest COVID-19 vaccines not available in the US compare with those that are

British, Russian, Chinese, and Indian vaccines are being used elsewhere in the world and seem to be effective.

Source: Business Insider

03/11/2021

Clinic gives patients empty COVID-19 vaccines

Patients at one COVID-19 vaccination clinic thought they were getting the shot to protect them against the coronavirus, but they were wrong.

Source: WSB Atlanta

03/11/2021

Clinic gives patients empty COVID-19 vaccines

Patients at one COVID-19 vaccination clinic thought they were getting the shot to protect them against the coronavirus, but they were wrong.

Source: WSOC Charlotte

03/11/2021

CVS announces 74 more stores will begin to offer COVID-19 vaccines in Texas

CVS Pharmacies in Collin, Dallas, Denton and Tarrant Counties are among those in North Texas administering vaccines to those who meet the state eligibility criteria.

Source: WFAA.com

03/11/2021

Virginia Kroger says it administered 'empty syringes' instead of COVID-19 vaccines

In a statement, the company says it was an “honest mistake.”

Source: WDBJ7

03/11/2021

Kroger now says it administered ‘empty syringes’ instead of COVID-19 vaccines at Chesterfield location

Kroger also didn’t specify how many people were impacted by this mix-up, only saying it was a small number of people.

Source: WLBT

03/10/2021

Meet Dr.B: The standby list for leftover COVID-19 vaccines doses

Dr. B co-founder Cyrus Massoumi told FOX Business about 20-30% of patients who sign up for COVID-19 vaccinations end up cancelling or not showing up. As a result, thawed vaccine doses have six hours before they have to be thrown away.

Source: Fox Business

03/10/2021

Chesterfield Kroger administers saline shots instead of COVID-19 vaccines

Kroger also didn’t specify how many people were impacted by this mix-up, only saying it was a small number of people.

Source: WWBT NBC12 News

03/10/2021

Kroger now says it administered ‘empty syringes’ instead of COVID-19 vaccines at Chesterfield location

Kroger also didn’t specify how many people were impacted by this mix-up, only saying it was a small number of people.

Source: WVIR

03/10/2021

Wisconsin may announce more groups eligible for COVID-19 vaccines Thursday - WTMJ

Good news may be coming for a large number of Wisconsin residents this week as state health officials prepare to announce who will be eligible to get the COVID-19 vaccine in the 1C phase.

Source: WTMJ-TV

03/10/2021

'Reassuring' Data on COVID-19 Vaccines in Pregnancy

The Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines appear safe for pregnant women based on data from the CDC's surveillance programs.

Source: Medscape

03/10/2021

Target partners with CVS to bring COVID-19 vaccines to Virginia, Maryland

Retail giant Target is partnering with CVS Pharmacy to bring coronavirus vaccines to more than 600 stores across the country, including locations in Virginia and Maryland.

Source: WTOP

03/10/2021

Website allows you to sign up to receive leftover COVID-19 vaccines

There's a website that allows vaccination sites to match people with unused COVID-19 doses, so they don't go to waste.

Source: ABC Action News

03/10/2021

Maricopa County releases essential worker details for COVID-19 vaccines

Maricopa County health officials on Wednesday released details about which essential workers are first in line to receive COVID-19 vaccines.

Source: KTAR.com

03/10/2021

Walmart announces all pharmacies in Oregon will offer COVID-19 vaccines

PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) - Another major retail company will be offering COVID-19 vaccines to those eligible throughout the state of Oregon.

Source: KPTV.com

03/10/2021

COVID-19 vaccines for children and teens are coming, experts say

As more Americans line up for COVID-19 vaccines, children have been excluded. But that is expected to change by the fall, Dr. Anthony Fauci says.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

03/10/2021

Covid-19 Vaccines Targeting Multiple Variants Are in the Works at Moderna, Novavax

Researchers are trying to get ahead of variants like those identified in the U.K., South Africa and Brazil

Source: The Wall Street Journal

03/10/2021

Alaska will be first in US to offer COVID-19 vaccines to all adults

Alaska will become the first state in the country to open COVID-19 vaccinations to anyone 16 and older, officials announced Tuesday, capping a swift rollout of the shots that’s capitalized on tens of thousands of extra doses shipped to and administered by tri…

Source: Alaska Public Media News

03/09/2021

Wisconsin poised to reveal Group 1C for COVID-19 vaccines

Group 1C in Wisconsin could include more than 1 million residents.

Source: WISN Milwaukee

03/09/2021

COVID-19 vaccines available at Brazos County Health District for those in qualifying categories

Phase 1A, 1B, teachers, staff and administration for schools are eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine

Source: KBTX

03/09/2021

A new website will connect people with leftover COVID-19 vaccines

Dr. B has more than half a million people waiting for leftover vaccine doses. The service has launched in Arkansas and New York.

Source: Business Insider

03/09/2021

As supply allows, UHS offers COVID-19 vaccines to more eligible members of campus - University of Wisconsin

University Health Services is offering vaccines as quickly as possible to eligible members of the campus community, but limited vaccine supply means there is not yet enough for everyone. Expect an email within the next several weeks, or check with your health…

Source: Wisc.edu

03/09/2021

Kaiser Permanente stumbles on COVID-19 vaccines for members

Members in several states give the managed care giant mixed reviews on how it has run its own vaccine program the last two months.

Source: Los Angeles Times

03/09/2021

Covid-19 Vaccines: Dr. B Website Will Match You With Leftover Doses

More than half a million people have signed up for Dr. B, a service that promises to match them with clinics struggling to equitably dole out extra doses before they expire.

Source: New York Times

03/09/2021

Covid-19 vaccines and stimulus plans will aid global growth, says OECD

Thinktank upgrades forecasts for world economy, with US expected to drive recovery

Source: The Guardian

03/08/2021

Some people may be jumping in line for COVID-19 vaccines due to system glitch

As more people get the COVID-19 vaccine, there are now more and more accusations of people who are not in the current vaccination groups jumping the line. A glitch in the appointment system may be to blame.

Source: WBAL TV Baltimore

03/08/2021

New study warns Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines could be far less effective against South Africa variant | TheHill

Researchers found a decline in neutralizing activity against B.1.351.

Source: The Hill

03/08/2021

Ohio expands COVID-19 vaccines to 50 and older, those with Type 2 diabetes, end-stage renal disease

Ohioans ages 50 and older and those with Type 2 diabetes or end-stage renal disease will be eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine starting Thursday.

Source: The Cincinnati Enquirer

03/08/2021

Only five countries in the world have administered more COVID-19 vaccines than California

If California were its own nation, it would rank sixth in the world for distribution.

Source: SFGate

03/08/2021

South Carolina moves to Phase 1B for COVID-19 vaccines

South Carolina is moving to the next phase for the COVID-19 distribution plan.

Source: WYFF4 Greenville

03/08/2021

New Zealand to buy enough Pfizer COVID-19 vaccines for entire population

New Zealand will buy additional COVID-19 vaccines, developed by Pfizer Inc and Germany's BioNTech, which will be enough to vaccinate the whole country, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Monday.

Source: Reuters

03/07/2021

Wall Street Journal: Russian disinformation campaign is working to undermine confidence Covid-19 vaccines used in the US

Russia's intelligence agencies have been working to undermine confidence in the development, safety and efficacy of two of the coronavirus vaccines being used in the US, The Wall Street Journal reported Sunday.

Source: CNN

03/07/2021

Russia is using online disinformation to trash rival COVID-19 vaccines | Engadget

Russia is mounting an online disinformation campaign to attack rivals to its Sputnik-V COVID-19 vaccine.

Source: Engadget

03/07/2021

U.S. administers 90.35 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines: CDC

The United States has administered 90,351,750 doses of COVID-19 vaccines as of Sunday morning and distributed 116,363,405 doses, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said.

Source: Reuters

03/07/2021

U.S. sees Pfizer's and other Western COVID-19 vaccines becoming latest target of Russian disinformation

One false Russian claim: that the U.S. rushed the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine through the regulatory process

Source: MarketWatch

03/07/2021

Russian Disinformation Campaign Aims to Undermine Confidence in Pfizer, Other Covid-19 Vaccines, U.S. Officials Say

Websites linked to Russian intelligence services publish false information questioning vaccines’ safety, efficacy

Source: The Wall Street Journal

03/06/2021

COVID-19 vaccines coming to Asbury Park; Monmouth sets up vaccine scheduling website

For residents of Asbury Park who can't get a COVID-19 vaccine, Monmouth County is working with Second Baptist Church to make them available.

Source: Asbury Park Press

03/06/2021

Washington state hits goal of 45K COVID-19 vaccines per day

State health officials said Washington has reached its goal of vaccinating 45,000 people per day against COVID-19. The Department of Health said Friday evening they reached the goal and that more than 1. 8 million vaccine doses had been administered in the st…

Source: KOMO News

03/05/2021

Four sisters in their 80s and 90s reunited to get their Covid-19 vaccines together

Four elderly sisters in New Jersey haven't been able to have their regular get-togethers during the coronavirus pandemic, but they made an exception to get their Covid-19 vaccinations.

Source: CNN

03/05/2021

Nicklaus Children’s Hospital offers COVID-19 vaccines for teens, young adults

Floridians ages 16-21 with medical conditions that make them vulnerable for COVID-19 can get vaccines at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital, with signups beginning Monday.

Source: WPLG Local 10

03/05/2021

‘It’s ridiculous’ — with Washington’s grocery-store workers now eligible for COVID-19 vaccines, 5 Seattle chefs say restaurant workers should be too

Source: Google News

03/05/2021

Changes announced Friday for COVID-19 vaccines makes getting a shot easier for some

More changes as Florida tries to get more shots in the arms of people to combat COVID-19.

Source: WPLG Local 10

03/05/2021

U.S. embraces COVID-19 vaccines, improving odds of herd immunity

Americans are warming up to COVID-19 vaccines, with 19% saying they've already received at least one dose and 49% intending to do so when they get the chance...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

03/05/2021

Mistake sends 91-year-old man to hospital after getting 2 COVID-19 vaccines in one day

A 91-year-old Ohio man is recovering in the hospital after he was mistakenly given two COVID-19 vaccines in one day.

Source: Meredithlmg.com

03/05/2021

Is Sacha Baron Cohen dealing COVID-19 vaccines to his A-list pals?

“Jimmy, [I’ll] put it this way: None of the Hollywood Foreign Press is getting COVID-19 anytime soon.”

Source: New York Post

03/05/2021

Sacha Baron Cohen Sells Celebs COVID-19 Vaccines in Wild Jimmy Kimmel Interview

But first, he’s got to prevent Isla Fisher from drinking them all.

Source: Decider

03/05/2021

An expert answers 3 questions on COVID-19 vaccines, variants

Vaccination reduces the chance of getting seriously ill with COVID-19, says microbiologist Deborah Fuller. She answers three questions on vaccines and variants.

Source: World Economic Forum

03/04/2021

More COVID-19 vaccines wasted by Austin providers than any other Texas city, except Houston

A KVUE Defenders analysis found providers in Austin have wasted more than 300 doses of the vaccine so far.

Source: KVUE.com

03/04/2021

Gov. Inslee: Law enforcement, firefighters, grocery workers to get COVID-19 vaccines in March

Source: Google News

03/04/2021

CVS, Walmart & Publix offering COVID-19 vaccines to all teachers, school employees

CVS announced that teachers of any age can get the COVID-19 vaccination at its pharmacies.

Source: WFTV Orlando

03/04/2021

When will children be able to get COVID-19 vaccines?

It depends on the child's age, but some teenagers could be rolling up their sleeves before too long.

Source: KSL.com

03/04/2021

New data show that leading covid-19 vaccines have similarly high efficacy

Studies of millions of people, with the same place and time, provide fairer comparisons than clinical trials do

Source: The Economist

03/04/2021

Modified COVID-19 vaccines targeting variants can skip lengthy trials, UK says

Britain’s regulator on Thursday said modified coronavirus vaccines meant to target highly transmissible variants can sidestep new approvals and extended clinical trials.

Source: Fox News

03/04/2021

When will children be able to get COVID-19 vaccines?

NEW YORK (AP) — When will children be able to get COVID-19 vaccines? It depends on the child's age, but some teenagers could be rolling up their sleeves before too long. The Pfizer...

Source: Associated Press

03/04/2021

When will children be able to get COVID-19 vaccines?

Testing younger groups is more complex, because they may require a different dose or have differing responses.

Source: 9News.com KUSA

03/04/2021

When will children be able to get COVID-19 vaccines?

The Pfizer vaccine already is cleared for use starting at age 16. Pfizer and Moderna both have completed enrollment for studies of children ages 12 and...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

03/03/2021

Biden says the US will have enough Covid-19 vaccines for adults by May

America’s Covid-19 vaccine rollout has dramatically improved.

Source: Vox

03/03/2021

COVID-19 vaccines aren't getting to those in need. Blame the broadband gap

For many seniors and people of color, technology is a barrier to getting the vaccine.

Source: CNET

03/03/2021

A national system to prioritize COVID-19 vaccines has largely failed as states rely on their own systems

Operation Warp Speed tried to help states set priorities for COVID-19 vaccine distribution with Tiberius. Few states use it as designed.

Source: USA Today

03/02/2021

Rural Americans in pharmacy deserts hurting for Covid-19 vaccines

As the Biden administration accelerates a plan to use pharmacies to distribute Covid-19 vaccines, significant areas of the country lack brick-and-mortar pharmacies capable of administering the protective shots.

Source: CNN

03/02/2021

Biden says COVID-19 vaccines will be available for all US adults by end of May

Following the recent emergency use approval of Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine, all U.S. adults will be able to receive a coronavirus vaccine by the end of May, President Joe Biden announced Tuesday.

Source: Fox News

03/02/2021

Covid-19 vaccines: How Moderna, Pfizer/BioNTech, and Johnson & Johnson are preparing for variants

Covid-19 vaccines are here. So are new mutations. Here’s what you should know.

Source: Vox

03/02/2021

Hannaford to offer COVID-19 vaccines at 35 Maine pharmacies

Hannaford announced Tuesday that it will begin offering COVID-19 vaccines at 35 pharmacies across Maine later this week.

Source: WMTW Portland

03/02/2021

China proposes free travel to US based on recognition of Covid-19 vaccines

Chief Epidemiologist of Chinese Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Wu Zunyou said China and the US should work jointly to lift mutual travel restrictions in August or September when the US is expected to reach herd immunity, suggesting priority b…

Source: The Indian Express

03/02/2021

Whole towns are refusing Covid-19 vaccines in Mexico

For Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador, vaccinating all Mexicans is a matter of responsible national health policy as well as social justice.

Source: CNN

03/02/2021

Fauci says U.S. must stick to two-shot strategy for Pfizer, Moderna COVID-19 vaccines: paper

Fauci said that delaying a second dose to inoculate more Americans creates risks. He warned that shifting to a single-dose strategy for the vaccines could...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

03/02/2021

Fauci says U.S. must stick to two-shot strategy for Pfizer, Moderna COVID-19 vaccines: paper

The United States must stick to a two-dose strategy for the Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines, top U.S. infectious disease official Anthony Fauci told the Washington Post newspaper.

Source: Reuters

03/01/2021

A flaw by state employees allowed 7,200 unqualified Utahns to sign up for COVID-19 vaccines

A glitch in a state system allowed 7,200 without qualifying conditions to schedule COVID-19 vaccine appointments over the weekend in Utah.

Source: Salt Lake Tribune

03/01/2021

Twitter now labeling tweets with misinformation about COVID-19 vaccines with new strike system

Twitter has announced new labels with useful links from health authorities for tweets with misinformation about COVID-19 vaccines.

Source: 9to5Mac

03/01/2021

Pregnant women can decide whether to receive the COVID-19 vaccine; safety monitoring suggests that COVID-19 vaccines don't pose any specific risk for pregnant women

COVID-19 vaccines authorized for emergency use by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration demonstrated a high level of safety and efficacy in clinical trials. However, limited data is available regarding the safety and efficacy of these vaccines in pregnant wom…

Source: Health Feedback

03/01/2021

COVID-19 vaccines and pregnant women

Source: Google News

03/01/2021

Johnson & Johnson To Ship Nearly 4 Million COVID-19 Vaccines This Week : Coronavirus Updates

Johnson &amp; Johnson has started shipping its first vaccine doses across the U.S., adding a third vaccine to the country's arsenal as public health officials warn of an uptick in cases.

Source: NPR

03/01/2021

L.A. County COVID-19 vaccines: More residents get access

Teachers and workers in child care, emergency services and food and agriculture will be eligible to get COVID-19 vaccinations in L.A. County starting Monday.

Source: Los Angeles Times

03/01/2021

Publix reopens online reservation system for COVID-19 vaccines

The online reservation system for COVID-19 vaccines opened for all 730 Publix pharmacies on Monday at 7 a.m.

Source: WESH Orlando

03/01/2021

India giving COVID-19 vaccines to more people as cases rise

NEW DELHI (AP) — India is expanding its coronavirus vaccination drive beyond health care and front-line workers, offering the shots to older people and those with medical conditions that put them...

Source: Associated Press

03/01/2021

India giving COVID-19 vaccines to more people as cases rise

India is expanding its coronavirus vaccination drive beyond health care and front-line workers, offering the shots to older people and those with medical...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

02/28/2021

U.S. administers 75.2 mln doses of COVID-19 vaccines - CDC

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said 75,236,003 doses of COVID-19 vaccines had been administered in the country as of Sunday morning and ...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

02/28/2021

Covid-19 Vaccines Yield Breakthroughs in Long-Term Fight Against Infectious Disease

Researchers in gene-based technology produced a class of vaccines they believe can protect against all manner of outbreaks in the years to come

Source: The Wall Street Journal

02/27/2021

L.A. County teachers, grocery workers, restaurant staff and other essential workers to become eligible for COVID-19 vaccines Monday

Los Angeles County public health officials released more information Saturday on how teachers, grocery workers, restaurant staff and other essential workers will be vaccinated against COVID-19 beginning Monday. Starting March 1, many more people will become e…

Source: KTLA Los Angeles

02/27/2021

Prince William warns against 'rumours and misinformation' about Covid-19 vaccines on social media

On Tuesday, Prince William and Kate Middleton spoke via video call to individuals with long-term health conditions who have been shielding and are now eligible for Covid19 jab.

Source: Daily Mail

02/27/2021

U.S. administers 72.8 mln doses of COVID-19 vaccines -CDC

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said 72,806,180 doses of COVID-19 vaccines had been administered in the country as of Saturday morning and…

Source: Financial Post

02/27/2021

U.S. administers 72.8 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines: CDC

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said 72,806,180 doses of COVID-19 vaccines had been administered in the country as of Saturday morning and it had distributed 96,402,290 doses.

Source: Reuters

02/27/2021

Scientists get serious about mixing and matching COVID-19 vaccines

Mixing and matching doses of different COVID-19 vaccines was an idea that scientists dismissed out of hand. Now they're taking it seriously.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

02/27/2021

Scientists get serious about mixing and matching COVID-19 vaccines

Mixing and matching doses of different COVID-19 vaccines was an idea that scientists dismissed out of hand. Now they’re taking it seriously.

Source: Los Angeles Times

02/26/2021

Americans Are Warming Up to Covid-19 Vaccines, Poll Finds

More Americans are willing to get a covid-19 vaccine, new polling suggests. According to a survey run by the Kaiser Family Foundation, Americans are more likely to have been vaccinated or to want vaccination in February than they were a month ago, while the p…

Source: Gizmodo.com

02/26/2021

Canada to receive 6.5 million Covid-19 vaccines by end of March

Canada expects to receive more than 6.5 million Covid-19 vaccines by the end of March, with tens of millions more vaccines arriving between April and June, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Friday.

Source: CNN

02/26/2021

Mainers 60 and older will qualify for COVID-19 vaccines in switch to age-based system

Maine will extend coronavirus vaccination eligibility to nearly 200,000 more residents between the ages of 60 and 69 next week, up from people 70 and older.

Source: Bangor Daily News

02/26/2021

Do people with allergies need to worry about reactions to COVID-19 vaccines?

Source: Google News

02/26/2021

What you should know about what happens to leftover COVID-19 vaccines in Ohio

Vaccines are in short supply, and waiting lists are long. But are the stories of vaccines going to waste or into ineligible arms true?

Source: cleveland.com

02/26/2021

Illinois sets record with 130K COVID-19 vaccines as eligibility expands outside of Chicago, Cook County

A record 130,021 coronavirus vaccine doses were administered in Illinois on Wednesday, public health officials reported, reaching a statewide total of 2,440,950. The previous daily record was 95,375 doses, administered Feb. 12.The milestone comes as Illinoisa…

Source: Chicago Tribune

02/26/2021

Brazil to buy 20 million COVID-19 vaccines from India's Bharat Biotech

Brazil's Health Ministry on Thursday signed a contract to purchase 20 million doses of Covaxin, the COVID-19 vaccine made by India's Bharat Biotech, for...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

02/25/2021

EU regulator issues guidance to adapt COVID-19 vaccines to new variants

The EU regulator says authorized vaccines protect against the variants currently prevalent across Europe. But the shots may need to be adapted as new mutations spread.

Source: Euronews

02/25/2021

Biden: U.S. to launch massive effort to educate Americans about COVID-19 vaccines

U.S. President Joe Biden said on Thursday his administration plans to launch a campaign to educate Americans about coronavirus vaccines in anticipation of a ...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

02/25/2021

COVID-19 Vaccines May Need Updates For Viral Variants : Shots - Health News

In the future, different circumstances will likely determine which vaccine or booster a person receives, based on their antibodies — and which variant is common in their region.

Source: NPR

02/25/2021

Walgreens now offers COVID-19 vaccines in Oregon

Walgreens joins Albertsons, Safeway, Costco and Health Mart as the Oregon pharmacies that receive weekly vaccine doses through the Federal Retail Pharmacy Program.

Source: OregonLive

02/25/2021

COVID-19 VACCINE SIGNUP: Walmart begins offering COVID-19 vaccines in Springfield

Walmart hosted its first mass vaccine clinic in Springfield, offering the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine by appointment only. And it is just a start.

Source: KY3

02/25/2021

Moderna to reap $18.4B off COVID-19 vaccines in 2021

Massachusetts-based biotech company Moderna on Thursday announced it expects $18.4 billion in product sales in 2021 for its COVID-19 vaccine.

Source: Fox Business

02/25/2021

In Tuskegee, History Drives Distrust in Covid-19 Vaccines

Black residents in Alabama town say legacy of notorious syphilis study affects views on healthcare

Source: The Wall Street Journal

02/25/2021

COVID-19 vaccines could interfere with mammogram result

For any women who may have a mammogram and a COVID-19 vaccine on their calendar soon, they should be aware that the vaccine could interfere with the results of the mammogram.

Source: WWLP.com

02/25/2021

Helping People Find COVID-19 Vaccines Is Aim of CDC-Backed Site

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, hoping to make it easier for Americans to find COVID-19 vaccines, is backing the test of a centralized online...

Source: New York Times

02/25/2021

Triad health experts ask women to consider timing between COVID-19 vaccines and routine mammograms - WXII12 Winston

Health experts are stressing the importance of an annual mammogram, even during a pandemic, but warning that undergoing the screening too close to receiving a COVID-19 vaccine could impact what comes up on that scan.

Source: WXII12 Winston-Salem

02/25/2021

San Diego to offer COVID-19 vaccines to police, teachers, farm workers and others starting Saturday - The San Diego Union

More than 500,000 San Diegans fall into the soon-to-be eligible groups

Source: The San Diego Union-Tribune

02/25/2021

Mahoning County Public Health to offer COVID-19 vaccines to new group

A slight increase in the number of COVID-19 vaccines that Mahoning County Public Health has received is allowing them to offer the vaccine to younger people.

Source: WKBN.com

02/24/2021

Walgreens now offering COVID-19 vaccines in Utah

Walgreen pharmacies in Utah are now offering COVID-19 vaccines to eligible people. Caption: KUTV. That's because the state flew through its initial doses. Those 65 and older can now get their COVID-19 vaccines from Walgreens. This is part of nationwide dist…

Source: KUTV 2News

02/24/2021

New information after thousands of COVID-19 vaccines wasted, employee no longer with SCHD

A Shelby County Commissioner confirmed that a Health Department employee was fired after a state investigation found over 2,000 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine were wasted.

Source: FOX13 Memphis

02/24/2021

One Medical gave COVID-19 vaccines to ineligible people, NPR report says

One Medical offered COVID-19 vaccines to people without checking eligibility, NPR reports. Health departments in California and Washington state stopped distributing doses to the company.

Source: The Verge

02/24/2021

Covid-19 vaccines: The scientist who’s been right about them predicts what’s next

Hilda Bastian on the most important pandemic vaccine in the pipeline and why we’re on track for annual booster shots.

Source: Vox

02/24/2021

Marin residents misuse access codes meant for Black, Latino communities to get COVID-19 vaccines

This is also happening in Los Angeles.

Source: SFGate

02/23/2021

How do we know COVID-19 vaccines are safe?

How do we know the COVID-19 vaccines are safe?

Source: Fox News

02/23/2021

The Covid-19 vaccines reduce transmission. Here’s the evidence.

Here’s what we know about how the vaccines protect against spread of the virus.

Source: Vox

02/23/2021

To Make More Covid-19 Vaccines, Rival Drugmakers Team Up

Sanofi and Novartis are among the big pharmaceutical companies that have agreed to help make a competitor’s shots

Source: The Wall Street Journal

02/23/2021

The questions Congress should ask pharma about the Covid-19 vaccines

Why did the vaccine rollout start so slowly? And other questions we hope lawmakers ask the Covid-19 vaccine makers.

Source: STAT

02/22/2021

Chicago 14-year-old gets COVID-19 vaccines to seniors

Francis W. Parker freshman Benjamin Kagan joined a vaccine crowdsourcing group after helping his grandparents secure appointments in three states.

Source: Chicago Tribune

02/22/2021

UK data: COVID-19 vaccines sharply cut hospitalizations

Source: Associated Press

02/22/2021

Sanofi producing Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccines

French drug maker Sanofi, battling development delays with its own vaccine candidates against COVID-19, is turning over more of its vaccine production facilities to industrial competitors, teaming up with Johnson & Johnson to produce millions of doses of its …

Source: Fox News

02/22/2021

The COVID-19 vaccines are proving incredibly effective. Here's why experts are downplaying the success.

Another study released Monday underscored the remarkable effectiveness of the COVID-19 vaccines. Public health experts in Scotland examined data on all 5.4...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

02/22/2021

COVID-19 vaccines seem to lower COVID-19 hospitalization risk: UK data

The study in Scotland found that one jab of AstraZeneca's vaccine was linked to a 94% drop in hospitalization risk four weeks after the first dose.

Source: Business Insider

02/22/2021

Wayne County targeting COVID-19 vaccines for seniors in 8 communities

This week, Moderna and Pfizer will be playing catch-up, distributing a backlog of around 6 million COVID-19 vaccine doses delayed by last week's snowstorms.

Source: WXYZ

02/22/2021

Over 43 million doses of Sinopharm's COVID-19 vaccines used globally: state media

More than 43 million COVID-19 vaccine doses from China's state-backed China National Pharmaceutical Group (Sinopharm) have been used, including over 34...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

02/21/2021

Is Netanyahu offering COVID-19 vaccines in exchange for normalization?

Israel may send vaccines to a country it does not have official ties with.

Source: The Jerusalem Post

02/21/2021

Why COVID-19 vaccines could make us mask-free and huggable

There’s growing evidence that vaccines not only save lives, but can stop or greatly slow spread of the COVID-19 virus.

Source: The Mercury News

02/21/2021

Costco begins offering COVID-19 vaccines in the Bay Area

The superstore chain will begin giving out COVID-19 inoculations across California this week.

Source: The Mercury News

02/21/2021

Costco begins offering COVID-19 vaccines in the Bay Area

The superstore chain will begin giving out COVID-19 inoculations across California this week.

Source: East Bay Times

02/20/2021

Covid-19 vaccines may prevent infection and not just symptoms, study suggests

Health experts have said that data so far has shown that Covid-19 vaccines prevent symptoms of the virus -- but a new study suggests that the Moderna and Pfizer vaccines may also prevent infections.

Source: CNN

02/20/2021

Costco set to administer COVID-19 vaccines in Los Angeles, Riverside, San Bernardino counties - KABC

Costco is ready to offer COVID-19 vaccines in some several states including California.

Source: KABC-TV

02/19/2021

Kern County expands eligibility for COVID-19 vaccines as state begins to take over distribution

Agriculture, food, education, child care and emergency service workers will be eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine next week. They join a list that already consists of health care workers, long-term

Source: The Bakersfield Californian

02/19/2021

Costco Is Now Administering COVID-19 Vaccines

Stop in for your dose and snag a churro on the way out.

Source: Thrillist

02/19/2021

COVID-19 vaccines cause mostly mild side effects, CDC finds

The CDC has released data from the first month of COVID-19 vaccination in the U.S., reporting mostly mild side effects.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

02/19/2021

Pfizer, Moderna COVID-19 vaccines show no safety concerns during first month of rollout, CDC says

No concerning safety issues were associated with either the Pfizer and BioNTech or Moderna coronavirus vaccines during the first month of shots, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reported Friday

Source: Fox News

02/19/2021

Walgreens pharmacies in Virginia to get COVID-19 vaccines on Feb. 25; appointments available in the next week

Walgreens pharmacies in Virginia will get COVID-19 vaccines from the federal government starting next week.

Source: WAVY.com

02/19/2021

Does Costco offer COVID-19 vaccines? Here’s how to find one near you

Costco will be offering COVID-19 vaccines in California, New York, Oregon, South Carolina, Washington and Puerto Rico. Being a Costco member won’t help you. Here’s who qualifies.

Source: Deseret News

02/19/2021

Mayo Clinic: COVID-19 vaccines are 88.7% effective in the 'real world'

Both of the authorized COVID-19 vaccines in the U.S. are nearly as effective at preventing infections with SARS-CoV-2 in the real world as they were in...

Source: MarketWatch

02/19/2021

Homebound seniors are still waiting for Covid-19 vaccines, so doctors and nurses are going to them

Opening another front in the nation's response to the pandemic, medical centers and other health organizations have begun sending doctors and nurses to apartment buildings and private homes to vaccinate homebound seniors.

Source: CNN

02/19/2021

More than 1 million COVID-19 vaccines administered in Colorado, state health officials say

More than 1 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines have been administered to Coloradans to date as public health officials are nearing their goal of inoculating 70% of all people 70 and older, state re…

Source: The Denver Post

02/19/2021

L.A. postpones COVID-19 vaccines amid winter weather delays

About 12,500 people will have their appointments delayed — and those affected should be notified by text, email or phone, according to a city statement.

Source: Los Angeles Times

02/18/2021

As US stocks up on COVID-19 vaccines, Biden pledges $4 billion to global COVAX campaign

The money will come from funds already appropriated by Congress for international vaccination efforts and will not impact the Biden administration's campaign to inoculate Americans, the White House said.

Source: USA Today

02/18/2021

Don't Count on an Early Surge of J&J Covid-19 Vaccines: White House

The Johnson & Johnson vaccine has long been a source of hope, given that it requires only one dose and is easier to store than those in use in the U.S. now.

Source: Barron's

02/18/2021

Pfizer, Moderna COVID-19 vaccines protection against South African variant unclear, studies find

New research suggests a concerning coronavirus variant first identified in South Africa diminished Pfizer and Moderna's vaccine-induced antibody levels, and the protection is unclear.

Source: Fox News

02/17/2021

Walgreens, CVS, and other pharmacies now offering COVID-19 vaccines: Here's what you need to know

Kroger Health says it could immunize nearly 500,000 people a week if all its pharmacies start getting shots.

Source: CBS News

02/17/2021

Why 17,000 out-of-state residents have received COVID-19 vaccines in Indiana

Source: Google News

02/17/2021

Unprotected African health workers die as rich countries buy up COVID-19 vaccines

Growing toll on fragile health systems prompts calls for more global equity

Source: Science Magazine

02/17/2021

Dentists, med students can give COVID-19 vaccines in Va.

In Virginia, dentists will be among those eligible to administer COVID-19 vaccines after Gov. Ralph Northam signed new legislation into law.

Source: WTOP

02/17/2021

New state dashboard tracks COVID-19 vaccines available, errors arise

The “Vaccines on Hand” dashboard was released this week but not without data issues. Upon its release, the dashboard reported Yolo County having tens of thousands more available doses of the vaccine on hand than reality.

Source: KCRA Sacramento

02/16/2021

How soon will COVID-19 vaccines return life to normal?

The shots are beginning to have a societal impact, but herd immunity is a distant dream

Source: Science Magazine

02/16/2021

Tennessee prepares to offer COVID-19 vaccines to adults 65 and older, teachers

Tennessee is preparing to move into the next phase of its COVID-19 vaccine distribution plan by the end of the month.

Source: NewsChannel5.com

02/16/2021

Scammer in China allegedly made almost $3 million selling saline solution as COVID-19 vaccines

Since this report came from the Chinese government, it should perhaps be received with skepticism

Source: TheBlaze

02/16/2021

CVS Health beats profit, revenue expectations, as it has administered more than 3 million COVID-19 vaccines

Shares of CVS Health Corp. undefined were little changed in premarket trading Tuesday, after the drugstore and health benefits company reported...

Source: MarketWatch

02/15/2021

Covid-19 vaccines might be tweaked if variants get worse

The makers of Covid-19 vaccines are figuring out how to tweak their recipes against worrisome virus mutations.

Source: CNBC

02/15/2021

WHO lists two additional COVID-19 vaccines for emergency use and COVAX roll-out

<p>The World Health Organization (WHO) today listed two versions of the AstraZeneca/Oxford COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use, giving the green light for these vaccines to be rolled out globally through COVAX. The vaccines are produced by AstraZeneca-SKBio …

Source: World Health Organization

02/15/2021

Walgreens, CVS, and other pharmacies now offering COVID-19 vaccines: Here's what you need to know

CVS, Rite Aid, Walgreens and Walmart are among 21 chains and networks getting immunization shots from U.S. this week.

Source: CBS News

02/15/2021

Walgreens, CVS, and other pharmacies now offering COVID-19 vaccines: Here's what you need to know

White House doubles weekly shipments going to CVS, Rite Aid, Walgreens, Walmart and 17 other chains and networks.

Source: CBS News

02/15/2021

Glades County walk-in COVID-19 vaccines available Monday - Wink News

Glades County Public Safety is announcing that the county will be offering limited COVID-19 vaccines on Monday. They are available by walk-in only, no appointments are available. Walk-ins are from 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m on Monday, February 15. The shots are a…

Source: Wink News

02/14/2021

Winter storm won't halt plans for covid-19 vaccines at Allegheny County sites

Allegheny County Health Department planned to continue dispensing covid-19 vaccinations Monday and Tuesday, despite a winter storm that is expected to drop snow and ice across the region. Clinics are expected to be open Monday in Monroeville and Tuesday in Mo…

Source: TribLIVE

02/14/2021

Walgreens, CVS, and other pharmacies now offering COVID-19 vaccines: Here's what you need to know

CVS, Rite Aid, Walgreens and Walmart are among 21 chains and networks getting immunization shots from U.S. this week.

Source: CBS News

02/13/2021

Walmart expands pharmacies offering COVID-19 vaccines to 60 locations in Georgia

Walmart announced last month they would offer vaccines to eligible people in Georgia in a handful of rural areas, but the chain is now offering vaccines in 14 locations in metro Atlanta, as well.

Source: WSB Atlanta

02/13/2021

A box of nearly 1,000 COVID-19 vaccines went missing. Then the confusion started.

The Knox County Health Department said a box representing nearly 2% of all COVID-19 vaccines distributed in the county went missing.

Source: WBIR.com

02/12/2021

Sacramento County says educators, child care workers can get COVID-19 vaccines next week

Sacramento County Public Health announced Friday that it will begin administering COVID-19 vaccines to educators next week.

Source: KCRA Sacramento

02/12/2021

California to expand COVID-19 vaccines to people ages 16-64 with high-risk health conditions

The announcement of the expanded eligibility taking effect March 15 comes on the same day a San Diego super station shuts down for 3 days due to vaccine shortage.

Source: CBS News 8

02/12/2021

Teachers at a Los Angeles private school got Covid-19 vaccines -- even though they weren't eligible under county guidelines

Some teachers at a Los Angeles private school were able to get Covid-19 vaccines despite not meeting the vaccine eligibility requirements set by the county health department.

Source: CNN

02/12/2021

Three Men Are Accused in Scheme to Sell Covid-19 Vaccines

Prosecutors said the men created a fake duplicate of the Moderna website to fraudulently sell doses of the vaccine, which they never had.

Source: New York Times

02/12/2021

Wintry weather closures: COVID-19 vaccines, Six Flags Fiesta Texas

Here is a list of business closures in San Antonio as a result of wintry weather arriving...

Source: mySA

02/12/2021

Walgreens, CVS, and other pharmacies now offering COVID-19 vaccines: Here's what you need to know

CVS, Rite Aid, Walgreens and Walmart are among 21 chains and networks getting immunization shots from U.S. this week.

Source: CBS News

02/12/2021

Three Maryland men accused of scheme to sell COVID-19 vaccines

The U.S. Attorney’s Office in Maryland is accusing three men in a scheme to sell COVID-19 vaccines through a fraudulent website.

Source: WTOP

02/12/2021

Walmart pharmacies in Tennessee now offering COVID-19 vaccines

Starting Friday, people can get COVID-19 vaccines at select Walmart pharmacies across Tennessee.

Source: NewsChannel5.com

02/12/2021

Should you mix and match COVID-19 vaccines? Scientists are seeking answers

Scarce vaccine supplies ramp up interest in combining different doses

Source: Science Magazine

02/12/2021

NC coronavirus update February 12: Walgreens to give out first COVID-19 vaccines today - WTVD

COVID-19 vaccinations will be given at Walgreens locations in North Carolina starting Friday.

Source: WTVD-TV

02/12/2021

Hospitals inform patients Massachusetts is reallocating COVID-19 vaccines

Hospital groups said they would need to stop scheduling new vaccination appointments for eligible patients.

Source: WCVB Boston

02/12/2021

Pharmacies gear up to administer a million Covid-19 vaccines. NIH official says doses can protect against variants

Pharmacies around the United States are preparing to administer about a million doses of Covid-19 vaccines that officials say can help in the fight against the virus.

Source: CNN

02/12/2021

Biden Announces Deal For 200 Million More COVID-19 Vaccines

"We've now purchased enough vaccine supplies to vaccinate all Americans," Biden said on Thursday. "Now we're working to get those vaccines into the arms of millions of people."

Source: NPR

02/12/2021

2 more Long Island CVS locations to offer COVID-19 vaccines starting Friday

Long Island will see more access to COVID-19 vaccines when two more Long Island CVS locations begin offering shots Friday.

Source: News12.com

02/11/2021

Teachers at private $30,000-a-year North Hollywood academy were given COVID-19 vaccines

Teachers at the Wesley School in North Hollywood were tapped by the Northridge Hospital Medical Center to get immunized from the virus through a 'special program.'

Source: Daily Mail

02/11/2021

The Most Rapid Vaccine Rollout in History: How Researchers Developed COVID-19 Vaccines So Quickly

Vaccine development is typically measured in years, not months. But as the COVID-19 pandemic rages on, scientists are racing the clock—and breaking records—to develop an immunization that provides protection against the virus. The nation’s scientific communit…

Source: SciTechDaily

02/11/2021

Walgreens, CVS, and other pharmacies now offering COVID-19 vaccines: Here's what you need to know

CVS, Rite Aid, Walgreens and Walmart are among 21 chains and networks getting immunization shots from U.S. this week.

Source: CBS News

02/11/2021

SUNY Upstate alum fired for giving COVID-19 vaccines on the verge of expiration in Texas

A SUNY Upstate graduate lost his job as a physician in Texas because he administered 10 doses of COVID-19 vaccine that were six hours away from expiring. The New York Times reported that Dr. Hasan Gokal searched frantically for 10 eligible people to receive t…

Source: CNYcentral.com

02/11/2021

Pharmacist on preparing to administer COVID-19 vaccines

Administering the vaccine is simple, a Safeway pharmacist says; determining who's eligible to receive it first may prove complicated.

Source: Business Insider

02/11/2021

COVID-19 vaccines: What does 95% efficacy actually mean?

It doesn't mean 5% of vaccinated people get infected.

Source: Live Science

02/11/2021

Dr. Fauci predicts ‘open season’ for COVID-19 vaccines by April

Dr. Anthony Fauci predicts by April it will be “open season” for vaccinations in the U.S., as supply boosts allow most people to get shots to protect against COVID-19.

Source: Chicago Tribune

02/11/2021

FDA Prepares For COVID-19 Vaccines Changes To Deal With Variants : Shots - Health News

The Food and Drug Administration is working on a playbook for how it could greenlight vaccine tweaks. Studies in hundreds of people, rather than tens of thousands, seem likely.

Source: NPR

02/11/2021

All WNY CVS appointments booked for COVID-19 vaccines in less than four hours - WKBW

CVS received more than 20,000 doses of the vaccine from the federal government. They're spreading those out between 32 locations in New York State, including three locally. Here's how you get one.

Source: WKBW-TV

02/11/2021

Black Philadelphians aren’t getting their fair share of COVID-19 vaccines. Faith leaders and hospitals are hea

Places of worship offer a safe space, familiar faces, and trusted priests, ministers, and imams to communicate to members eligible for vaccination the importance of getting shots.

Source: The Philadelphia Inquirer

02/11/2021

Why do some California counties get COVID-19 vaccines into arms faster than others?

L.A. and Orange counties have vaccinated just over 12% of their populations, while Riverside and San Bernardino lagged behind them at just over 9%.

Source: OCRegister

02/10/2021

SLO County opens up COVID-19 vaccines to people 65 and older

The San Luis Obispo County Public Health Department is now opening up COVID-19 vaccine appointments to people 65 years of age and older.

Source: KSBY San Luis Obispo News

02/10/2021

Here's the next group of people who will receive COVID-19 vaccines in Indiana

Vaccine distribution in Indiana has remained prioritized by age, currently focused on getting Hoosiers 65 and older their shots. Before that, only 70 and older qualified for vaccines in Indiana.

Source: WLKY Louisville

02/10/2021

975 COVID-19 vaccines thrown away accidentally, Knox County Health Department says

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) — Knox County Health Department has requested the state to investigate 975 second-dose Pfizer vaccines that have gone missing after the state confirmed the shipment to KCHD, but they have no record of receiving the vaccines. KCHD repor…

Source: WATE 6 On Your Side

02/10/2021

Walmart, Sam's Club pharmacies to begin COVID-19 vaccines Friday

The company took population density, customer demographics, infection rates and availability of local health care resources into consideration when identifying participating locations.

Source: Fox Business

02/10/2021

8 Johnson County pharmacies to offer limited number of COVID-19 vaccines for seniors

Johnson County retail pharmacies at select Hen House, Price Chopper and Walmart locations will offer vaccines. Find out more.

Source: Shawnee Mission Post

02/10/2021

Pharmacies now offering COVID-19 vaccines: Here's what you need to know

CVS, Rite Aid, Walgreens and Walmart are among 21 chains and networks getting immunization shots from U.S. this week.

Source: CBS News

02/10/2021

Walgreens, CVS, and other pharmacies now offering COVID-19 vaccines: Here's what you need to know

CVS, Rite Aid, Walgreens and Walmart are among 21 chains and networks getting immunization shots from U.S. this week.

Source: CBS News

02/09/2021

Walmart pharmacies to begin administering COVID-19 vaccines in Kansas, Missouri this week

Vaccines will be available to those who meet both states' current phase of vaccine eligibility

Source: KMBC Kansas City

02/09/2021

Here are the stores offering COVID-19 vaccines in Tampa Bay

Check to see if a location near you is offering vaccinations.

Source: Tampa Bay Times

02/09/2021

Walmart releases list of stores that will give COVID-19 vaccines in Kansas and Missouri

Walmart and Sam’s Club will provide COVID-19 vaccines to the public through appointments for those eligible under Kansas and Missouri’s criteria.

Source: WDAF FOX4 Kansas City

02/09/2021

COVID-19 vaccines coming to Walmart, Publix and Winn-Dixie stores in South Florida

See the Walmart, Winn-Dixie and Publix stores in South Florida that will be providing COVID-19 vaccines to eligible patients.

Source: WPLG Local 10

02/09/2021

‘Game-Changer’ | Inside The Baltimore Lab Producing Johnson & Johnson, AstraZeneca COVID-19 Vaccines

WJZ gets an exclusive look inside the Baltimore lab producing Johnson & Johnson's one dose COVID-19 vaccine.

Source: Cbslocal.com

02/09/2021

COVID-19 vaccines, tests work well now, but variants have FDA preparing for a future when they may not

The FDA plans to develop guidance to help COVID-19 vaccine, drug and testing manufacturers adapt to emerging variants of the SARS-CoV-2 virus.

Source: USA Today

02/09/2021

2,000 COVID-19 vaccines to be given Monday at Montgomery clinic

Hundreds lined up Monday morning to get a COVID-19 vaccine in Montgomery.

Source: WSFA

02/08/2021

Baltimore mayor seeks to directly buy COVID-19 vaccines from J&J

Baltimore Mayor Brandon Scott is requesting to directly buy 300,000 doses of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine that's being manufactured in the city.

Source: WBAL TV Baltimore

02/08/2021

Selma attracts large Black turnout for COVID-19 vaccines

A mass vaccination site in Selma will give out 5,000 doses this week.

Source: AL.com

02/08/2021

BioNTech: Hurtling Towards A Competitive Bloodbath For COVID-19 Vaccines

Globally, there are hundreds of COVID-19 vaccine candidates in the pipeline. Manufacturing Targets for EUA and in-use Covid-19 vaccines are indicating supply of 4 times estimated demand for...

Source: Seeking Alpha

02/08/2021

How to schedule COVID-19 vaccines in Oregon as seniors 80 and older become eligible

How do you make an appointment? Who’s eligible for a vaccine? Will there be side effects?

Source: OregonLive

02/08/2021

Seniors are having trouble getting Covid-19 vaccines. These cousins set up a system to help

Cousins Jacqueline Teague and Amelie Beck are juggling hybrid learning, extracurricular activities and now a volunteer project helping seniors in Kentucky get Covid-19 vaccine appointments.

Source: CNN

02/08/2021

LIST: Central Texas providers receiving COVID-19 vaccines in Week 9

Austin Public Health is expected to get its weekly 12,000 doses of the Moderna vaccine, and Dell Medical School is expected to receive an allotment of both Pfizer and Moderna doses, 1,950 and 1,000, respectively.

Source: KXAN.com

02/08/2021

COVID-19 vaccines: What you need to know about side effects and risks

More than 40 million doses of either the Pfizer or Moderna COVID-19 vaccines have been administered in the United States, mostly to seniors and healthcare workers, since the rollout began in mid-December.

Source: Washington Examiner

02/08/2021

Cuba's COVID-19 Vaccines Serve the People, Not Profits - CounterPunch.org

Cuba’s socialist approach to developing vaccines against COVID-19 differs strikingly from that of capitalist nations of the world. Cuba’s production of four vaccines is grounded in science and dedicated to saving the lives of all Cubans, and to international …

Source: CounterPunch

02/07/2021

59.3 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines distributed, 39 million administered: CDC

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said it had distributed 59,304,600 doses of COVID-19 vaccines in the United States and that 39,037,964 doses had been administered as of Saturday…

Source: New York Post

02/07/2021

59.3 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines distributed, 39 million administered: U.S. CDC

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said it had distributed 59,304,600 doses of COVID-19 vaccines in the United States and that 39,037,964 doses had been administered as of Saturday morning.

Source: Reuters

02/07/2021

Even with COVID-19 vaccines, grim outlook puts robust travel recovery out a few ... years

Governments broadly remain skittish about welcoming international visitors and rules change at the slightest hint of trouble.

Source: OregonLive

02/06/2021

Covid-19 Vaccines, Variants and Cases: Live Updates

The Supreme Court lifts some restrictions on religious services in California. The pandemic has crushed what was supposed to be a signature development for New York City, Hudson Yards.

Source: New York Times

02/06/2021

Pfizer, Moderna And J&J COVID-19 Vaccines: What Are The Differences? | TODAY

Source: Google News

02/06/2021

Is It OK To Mix And Match COVID-19 Vaccines?

Source: Google News

02/06/2021

Pfizer, Moderna and J&J COVID-19 vaccines: What are the differences?

A third coronavirus vaccine from Johnson & Johnson could soon be on the way. What is the difference between the three coronavirus shots from Johnson & Johnson, Pfizer and Moderna? NBC senior medical correspondent Dr. John Torres joins Weekend TODAY to weigh i…

Source: TODAY

02/06/2021

Police warn Marylanders about scams surrounding COVID-19 vaccines

As the need for more coronavirus vaccines rises, a warning from Anne Arundel County police about a scam targeting older adults that could potentially send criminals to your home.

Source: WBAL TV Baltimore

02/06/2021

L.A. County severely limited in 1st dose of COVID-19 vaccines

Most appointments offered at the major county-run vaccination sites will be needed for second doses, health officials say.

Source: Los Angeles Times

02/05/2021

COVID-19 vaccines: More side effects reported after 2nd dose, but experts say there's a reason

It’s normal to experience side effects from COVID-19 vaccines, particularly after the second shot. An expert from Johns Hopkins University explains why.

Source: FOX 5 NY

02/05/2021

Biden to use Defense Production Act to increase supply of Covid-19 vaccines and tests

The White House will use the Defense Production act to make at least 61 million point-of-care coronavirus tests available by summer.

Source: Politico

02/05/2021

Roger Goodell Told Joe Biden All NFL Stadiums Can Be Used for COVID-19 Vaccines

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has informed President Joe Biden that each of the league's stadiums can be used as a COVID-19 vaccination site...

Source: Bleacher Report

02/05/2021

Smith's Food & Drug to offer limited supply of free COVID-19 vaccines next week

Starting next week, pharmacies at some Utah Smith’s locations will offer COVID-19 vaccinations after the company obtained a limited supply of the Moderna vaccine.

Source: fox13now.com

02/05/2021

Are Covid-19 vaccines safe for cancer patients? Here is what cancer experts say

Many cancer experts, medical groups, and doctors are making a big push for vaccinating most cancer patients -- especially those cancer patients most at risk during the pandemic. Here's why.

Source: CNN

02/05/2021

What scientists know about the new variants and the Covid-19 vaccines

When it comes to the new variants and the Covid-19 vaccines, some of the news is very good. But some is potentially very bad indeed.

Source: STAT

02/04/2021

FDA sets path for upgraded COVID-19 vaccines, responding to variants - Business Insider

Concerning evidence has emerged that some vaccines and treatments may not work as well against new variants of the coronavirus.

Source: Business Insider

02/04/2021

Some local Sam's Club pharmacies to begin offering covid-19 vaccines

Walmart and Sam’s Club will begin offering covid-19 vaccines at select pharmacies beginning next week. Five local Sam’s Club stores — located in the Pittsburgh Mills shopping are in Frazer, Hempfield, Monroeville, Trinity Point and West Mifflin — are among pa…

Source: TribLIVE

02/04/2021

Winn-Dixie to Start Distributing COVID-19 Vaccines Next Week

Locations have not been revealed yet.

Source: News 13 Orlando

02/04/2021

No evidence COVID-19 vaccines cause death, epidemiologists say: 'Coincidences are going to happen'

Experts say claims that the COVID-19 vaccine may be fatal are unfounded and rooted in a desire to make sense of the world.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

02/04/2021

CVS Health adds more locations to where COVID-19 vaccines will be soon offered in Va.

CVS Health will soon be able to administer COVID-19 vaccines to eligible people at 36 locations across the state.

Source: WWBT NBC12 News

02/04/2021

Car filled with COVID-19 vaccines stolen in Florida

PLANT CITY, Fla. (CBS12) &mdash; Police are searching for a man who they say stole a car in Florida containing vials of COVID-19 vaccine just before they were to be distributed. The 2018 gray Hyundai Accent with Florida tag NPJJ58 was stolen from the inoculat…

Source: WEAR

02/04/2021

Cutting, bribing, stealing: Some people are getting COVID-19 vaccines before it's their turn

More than a month since the U.S. began administering COVID-19 vaccines, people who were not supposed to be first in line have received vaccinations.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

02/04/2021

Cutting, bribing, stealing: Some people are getting COVID-19 vaccines before it's their turn

More than a month since the U.S. began administering COVID-19 vaccines, people who were not supposed to be first in line have received vaccinations.

Source: USA Today

02/03/2021

Select Texas CVS Pharmacy locations to begin administering COVID-19 vaccines next week

As part of an 11-state rollout, 70 CVS Pharmacy locations in Texas will start administering the COVID-19 vaccine to those who meet eligibility requirements on Feb. 11.

Source: KXAN.com

02/03/2021

Some CVS pharmacies across California, including Bay Area, to offer COVID-19 vaccines - KGO

100 of company's pharmacies, including locations in the Bay Area, will administer approximately 81,900 doses starting on Thursday, February 11. You'll be able to book an appointment as early as February 9.

Source: KGO-TV

02/03/2021

State officials redirecting unused COVID-19 vaccines to older residents, high-risk communities

Disappointed with the state’s vaccination drive so far, the Baker administration said officials are sending unused doses now sitting in freezers to doctors and pharmacies, including many in areas hardest hit by the pandemic.

Source: The Boston Globe

02/03/2021

Fry's Food Stores administering COVID-19 vaccines in Arizona

Fry's Food Stores is offering the COVID-19 vaccine at select locations throughout the country, including Arizona.

Source: ABC15 Arizona

02/03/2021

Tanzania Shunned Lockdowns. Now It’s Rejecting Covid-19 Vaccines.

Tanzanian President John Magufuli has rejected social-distancing measures and instead urged citizens to pray against a ‘satanic’ virus

Source: The Wall Street Journal

02/03/2021

Covid-19 vaccines: what information can you trust? | The Economist

Factual and reliable information is vital to creating trust in vaccines and to overcoming the pandemic. Ed Carr, The Economist’s deputy editor, and Natasha L...

Source: YouTube

02/03/2021

How The COVID-19 Vaccines Compare To Each Other

Experts break down the Moderna, Pfizer, Novavax, Johnson & Johnson and AstraZeneca coronavirus shots, including efficacy, storage needs and more.

Source: HuffPost

02/03/2021

French labs to start producing Moderna, Pfizer Covid-19 vaccines

A French lab will start producing Moderna's Covid-19 vaccine in March, while another will begin making the vaccine from Pfizer and BioNTech in April, Industry Minister Agnès Pannier-Runacher said Wednesday.

Source: FRANCE 24 English

02/03/2021

Coronavirus in Oregon: Judge orders inmates be prioritized for COVID-19 vaccines; 23 new deaths reported stat

A judge on Tuesday ordered all inmates in the Oregon prison system to be prioritized for COVID-19 vaccinations — a move that should make prisoners immediately eligible for inoculation.

Source: OregonLive

02/03/2021

Select Walgreens to begin administering COVID-19 vaccines

Walgreens will begin administering coronavirus vaccines at 300 locations in North Carolina.

Source: WRAL.com

02/03/2021

CVS drugstores in El Paso to begin giving Covid-19 vaccines next week

EL PASO, Texas -- CVS drugstores in El Paso will start to administer the Covid-19 vaccine starting next week, but they won't be taking walk-ups. Eligibility is based on the existing state of Texas criteria, which currently includes healthcare providers and fi…

Source: KVIA El Paso

02/03/2021

Action13: More COVID-19 vaccines are coming, but what are some things you should or should not do before? - KTRK

With more vaccine set to arrive over the coming weeks, and thousands lined up to get their first dose, Action 13 is taking a look at what you should and should not do before getting the vaccine.

Source: KTRK-TV

02/03/2021

COVID-19 vaccines and new variants

Dr. Drew Weissman from the University of Pennsylvania talks about how scientists can adapt COVID-19 vaccines to combat new coronavirus variants.

Source: YouTube

02/02/2021

Here are the CVS locations in SoCal that will offer COVID-19 vaccines starting next week - KABC

One-hundred of the company's pharmacies, including several locations across Southern California, will administer approximately 81,900 doses starting on Thursday, Feb. 11.

Source: KABC-TV

02/02/2021

22 Dillons Pharmacies across Kansas including 10 Wichita locations to give COVID-19 vaccines in limited doses starting Feb. 11 - KSN

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) — Kroger, the parent company of Dillons stores, announced Tuesday that they have been selected to participate in the Federal Retail Pharmacy Partnership plan announced February 2, 2021. This new plan will place incremental vaccine allocat…

Source: KSN-TV

02/02/2021

Comparing three Covid-19 vaccines: Pfizer, Moderna, J&J

In some respects, it's easy to make direct comparisons between the three vaccines; in others, it's more complicated.

Source: STAT

02/02/2021

CVS to administer COVID-19 vaccines at Texas pharmacies, including San Antonio

CVS Health will begin administering COVID-19 vaccines in 11 states, including Texas.

Source: KSAT San Antonio

02/02/2021

CVS to administer COVID-19 vaccines at 70 pharmacy locations across Texas

CVS has announced pharmacies will begin to administer COVID-19 vaccines to eligible populations at 70 CVS Pharmacy locations across Texas Thursday, Feb. 11.

Source: KPRC Click2Houston

02/02/2021

Certain Virginia CVS locations to start offering COVID-19 vaccines

There will be CVS sites offering the vaccine in Chesapeake, Newport News, Norfolk and Virginia Beach. These shots are still only for people in eligible phases.

Source: 13newsnow.com WVEC

02/02/2021

White House announces some COVID-19 vaccines will be sent directly to pharmacies | TheHill

The Biden administration on Tuesday announced that it will begin providing COVID-19 vaccines dire...

Source: The Hill

02/02/2021

Select pharmacies to receive COVID-19 vaccines starting next week, White House says

The Biden administration will begin delivering COVID-19 vaccines to select pharmacies beginning next week.

Source: Fox News

02/02/2021

Data shows just 38 percent of nursing home workers have accepted COVID-19 vaccines

So far, only 38 percent of staffers at nursing homes have accepted COVID-19 vaccines when offered, according to new data released by the Centers for Disease ...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

02/02/2021

Coronavirus variants, viral mutation and COVID-19 vaccines: The science you need to understand

The virus is evolving and new strains are more transmissible. Will the vaccines work against these new variants? How can researchers stay ahead of the virus's evolution?

Source: The Conversation Africa

02/02/2021

U.S. promises undocumented migrants equal access to COVID-19 vaccines

The announcement marked the latest in a series of moves by President Joe Biden to reverse the hardline strategy on immigration adopted by his predecessor...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

02/01/2021

Biden administration didn't lose 20 million COVID-19 vaccines

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Source: PolitiFact

02/01/2021

Nearly 96,000 Hoosiers ages 65-69 schedule COVID-19 vaccines

The Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) reports that nearly 96,000 Hoosiers ages 65 to 69 have scheduled appointments to receive their first dose of COVID-19 vaccine as of 5 p.m. Monday, the first day of eligibility.

Source: WANE

02/01/2021

Only 38% of nursing home workers accepted COVID-19 vaccines, new data shows

The first national-level figures show just 38% of nursing home staff members accepted the vaccine in early weeks, the CDC reported Monday.

Source: USA Today

02/01/2021

Adults 70 and older can now sign up for COVID-19 vaccines in Tennessee

Starting Tuesday, adults who are 70 years or older can sign up to receive a COVID-19 vaccine in Tennessee.

Source: NewsChannel5.com

02/01/2021

Early U.S. data indicates Blacks, Hispanics lagging in COVID-19 vaccines

Early data of U.S. vaccinations on Monday suggested that Blacks and Hispanics received a smaller proportion of shots than their representation among healthcare workers and nursing home residents, two priority groups for COVID-19 inoculations.

Source: Reuters

02/01/2021

They care for Florida's elderly, but home health care workers are struggling to get Covid-19 vaccines

Evelyn Aub is a spunky senior who doesn't reveal her age to anyone. But she admits that she qualifies to receive the Covid-19 vaccine in Florida, which means she's at least 65 years young.

Source: CNN

02/01/2021

COVID-19 vaccines to stress-test grocery stores and pharmacies

The U.S. fell far short of its initial goal of inoculating 20 million people by the end of 2020, with health departments, hospital systems and long-term-care facilities beset by supply-chain bottlenecks, vaccine hesitancy and confusing, scattershot systems fo…

Source: The Wall Street Journal

02/01/2021

The former Grafton pharmacist who sabotaged COVID-19 vaccines is a flat-Earther, FBI documents show

Source: Google News

02/01/2021

Kansas releases interactive map to help people find COVID-19 vaccines

Kansas released an interactive map to help people who want a COVID-19 vaccine find one. The idea is that a person will be able to select a convenient place on the map. The map then zooms in and provides details about the vaccinators in that area. The informat…

Source: WDAF FOX4 Kansas City

01/31/2021

COVID-19 vaccines effective against current variants, but new one may prove more difficult, Inglesby says

Dr. Tom Inglesby, Director of the Center for Health Security of the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, said Sunday that while COVID-19 vaccines continue to prove effective against the current variants, this might not continue to be the case if m…

Source: Fox News

01/31/2021

Anxiety grows as long-term care awaits COVID-19 vaccines

Frustration is building over the pace of COVID-19 vaccinations at long-term care sites, where some homes still await first shots while fending off a virus that can devastate their residents. The major drugstore chains tasked with giving shots in these places …

Source: KATU

01/31/2021

Anxiety Grows as Long-term Care Awaits COVID-19 Vaccines

Frustration is building over the pace of COVID-19 vaccinations at long-term care sites, where some homes still await first shots while fending off a virus that can devastate their residents.The major drugstore chains tasked with giving shots in these places a…

Source: Newsmax

01/31/2021

After Washington hospitals invite donors to get COVID-19 vaccines, state health officials issue public warning

Washington State Department of Health's posting came after hospitals in Bellevue and Everett reached out to donors to get on vaccine contact lists.

Source: KING5.com

01/31/2021

VA administering COVID-19 vaccines to thousands of Ohio veterans this weekend

Nearly 4,000 Northeast Ohio veterans age 65 and older are receiving their first dose of the Pfzier BioTech COVID-19 vaccine this weekend.

Source: fox8.com

01/31/2021

British pol says European Union 'made a mistake' over COVID-19 vaccines

The European Union recognized it “made a mistake” when it triggered an emergency provision to control the exportation of COVID-19 vaccine, a British pol says. The EU’s bid to cont…

Source: New York Post

01/31/2021

EU Reverses Move To Restrict Export Of COVID-19 Vaccines To Northern Ireland

The EU backtracked after a move to restrict the movement of vaccines between Ireland and Northern Ireland drew condemnation.

Source: NPR

01/30/2021

Cobb and Douglas Public Health 'pausing' COVID-19 vaccines

Due to a shortage of COVID-19 vaccine supplies, Cobb and Douglas Public Health said Friday it is temporarily “pausing” appointments for the public. Since early January, the health agency had been releasing appointment slots each Friday for the following week,…

Source: Eastcobbnews.com

01/30/2021

Following freezer failure, nurses rush out COVID-19 vaccines to anyone available

Seattle hospitals rushed out COVID-19 vaccines to hundreds of people in the middle of the night after a freezer they were being stored in failed.

Source: fox8.com

01/30/2021

FDOH in Collier County to offer COVID-19 vaccines in the coming week

All 570 appointments being offered by the Florida Department of Health in Collier County have been filled for the coming week.

Source: NBC2 News

01/30/2021

When Covid-19 vaccines are about to expire, health care workers must scramble to make sure they are used

Mechanical breakdowns. Bad weather. Expiration deadlines. The earliest phases of Covid-19 vaccine distribution in some instances have left doctors, nurses, and health officials scrambling to inoculate Americans.

Source: CNN

01/30/2021

Doctor who helped OK COVID-19 vaccines debunks myths

In just a few short months, Monto has heard all sorts of misinformation.

Source: WOODTV.com

01/30/2021

Healthcare Workers Stuck In Snowstorm Give Trapped Motorists COVID-19 Vaccines

The quick-thinking medical workers found a way to use six vaccine doses before they went bad .

Source: CarScoops

01/30/2021

Healthcare Workers Give COVID-19 Vaccines Through the Night to Avoid Doses Expiring After Freezer Fails

Around 1,600 doses of the vaccine were frantically administered overnight

Source: PEOPLE

01/29/2021

Seattle hospitals rush to use hundreds of COVID-19 vaccines after freezer failure

Seattle hospitals rushed out COVID-19 vaccines to hundreds of people in the middle of the night after a freezer they were being stored in failed.

Source: OregonLive

01/29/2021

More Covid-19 vaccines bring choices and complications to rollout

The new vaccines could complicate an already-messy rollout. But their different features also open the door to greater convenience.

Source: STAT

01/29/2021

Pfizer CEO: In the future COVID-19 vaccines won't be effective - Business Insider

Speaking at Davos, Pfizer CEO Albert Bourlas said there's a "high possibility" coronavirus vaccines will become ineffective in the future.

Source: Business Insider

01/29/2021

'Insanity': COVID-19 vaccines for teachers, a key to reopening schools, comes down to location - and luck

Teachers have wildy uneven access to the COVID-19 vaccine, and even experts can't agree whether vaccinations are enough to reopen all schools safely.

Source: USA Today

01/29/2021

How COVID-19 vaccines may lead to new shots for other deadly viruses

In the wake of clinical successes, some experts are hopeful the mRNA technology behind early coronavirus vaccines could also deliver inoculations against pathogens from seasonal influenza to HIV.

Source: National Geographic

01/29/2021

'Very frustrated' Polk County officials address shortage of COVID-19 vaccines

Polk County Supervisor Angela Connolly said county officials are frustrated by a shortage of vaccine doses and changing state recommendations on who should get the vaccine.

Source: KCCI Des Moines

01/29/2021

Health Care Workers Give COVID-19 Vaccines To Motorists Stranded In A Snowstorm

Sometimes when life throws up a literal roadblock, you just have to improvise and hope for the best. Such was the case when a group of healthcare workers with doses of the COVID-19 vaccine got stuck in a snowstorm on an Oregon highway. Not wanting to let thos…

Source: Jalopnik

01/29/2021

Tweaking COVID-19 vaccines will keep them effective against new variants

Moderna is planning a new version of its COVID-19 vaccine targeted at a coronavirus variant that was first identified in South Africa. Scientists are still figuring out the antibody levels a vaccine needs to generate to protect people from disease.

Source: The Verge

01/29/2021

Nearly 2M COVID-19 vaccines waiting in freezers across California, data shows

Close to 80% of the U.S. is doing better than California when it comes to vaccine distribution -- but numbers are improving.https://abc7ne.ws/3iUTZTg#covidva...

Source: YouTube

01/29/2021

Pregnant Women Get Conflicting Advice on Covid-19 Vaccines

The W.H.O. and the C.D.C. provide differing views, and experts partly blame a lack of data because expectant mothers have been excluded from clinical trials.

Source: New York Times

01/28/2021

Oregon health workers administer Covid-19 vaccines in snowstorm to stranded motorists

Oregon health care workers administered remaining Covid-19 vaccines while stranded in snowstorm in Josephine County Public Health on Jan.26.

Source: NBC News

01/28/2021

Metro to begin administering COVID-19 vaccines at Music City Center

The Metro Public Health Department will begin to transition into the Music City Center this week as a site for COVID-19 vaccinations.

Source: NewsChannel5.com

01/28/2021

Drivers stranded in snowstorm get leftover COVID-19 vaccines

Health officials in Oregon offered stranded motorists a chance at receiving a vaccine in order to not waste any doses.

Source: GMA

01/28/2021

Why it's hard to make COVID-19 vaccines and boost supplies

With demand for COVID-19 vaccines outpacing the world’s supplies, a frustrated public and policymakers want to know: How can we get more? A lot more. Right away.

Source: Fox News

01/27/2021

Approximately 860 COVID-19 vaccines spoiled at Vermont hospital

State leadership said the vials were stored at temperatures warmer than those recommended by the manufacturer.

Source: WPTZ

01/27/2021

How A Lack Of Data On COVID-19 Vaccines Affects Pregnant People

NPR's Ari Shapiro speaks with Judette Louis, president of the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine, about the lack of data on how COVID-19 vaccines affect pregnant people.

Source: NPR

01/27/2021

Seniors line up for COVID-19 vaccines at Dorney Park, St. Luke’s clinics with limited supply of shots available

Lehigh Valley Health Network and St. Luke's University Health Network administered COVID-19 shots at separate vaccine clinics Wednesday. LVHN held its first mass vaccination clinic at Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom, with plans to give 1,000 shots.

Source: Morning Call

01/27/2021

Demand high, supply low for COVID-19 vaccines

Updated @ 5 pm Martha’s Vineyard Hospital estimates there are 5,000 Martha’s Vineyard residents eligible to receive a vaccine in phase two of the state’s vaccine rollout plan, but as of this week the hospital is only getting 370 doses — enough for less than 8…

Source: Martha's Vineyard Times

01/27/2021

China’s Sinopharm, Sinovac Covid-19 vaccines assessed by WHO for emergency use

WHO reviews the firms for ‘emergency use listing’, which could expedite their approval by countries’ regulators, with a decision expected in March at earliest.

Source: Post Magazine

01/27/2021

NC coronavirus update January 27: North Carolina to get first shipment of federal COVID-19 vaccines on Wednesday - WTVD

North Carolina will receive its first federal shipment of COVID-19 vaccines on Wednesday. The 120,000 doses of the vaccine each week will be less than what's been made available so far from the state's supply.

Source: WTVD-TV

01/27/2021

Polk County paramedic allowed fire captain to take COVID-19 vaccines, sheriff says

Source: Google News

01/26/2021

2020 'Paramedic of the Year' arrested for alleged role in stealing COVID-19 vaccines | TheHill

A man who was named the 2020 "Paramedic of the Year" was arrested...

Source: The Hill

01/26/2021

'Paramedic of the Year' in Florida arrested for alleged role in theft of Covid-19 vaccines

Joshua Colon, a 31-year-old paramedic for the Polk County Fire Rescue in Florida, was arrested for his alleged role in stealing vaccines for a supervisor.

Source: NBC News

01/26/2021

'Snake oil' salesman in Washington state administered untested Covid-19 vaccines, officials say

A man in Washington state was arrested on federal charges for allegedly administering an unauthorized Covid-19 vaccine to patients.

Source: NBC News

01/26/2021

Fla. paramedic arrested for allegedly helping fire captain steal COVID-19 vaccines

Polk County Sheriff Grady Judd said authorities are also planning to arrest the accused Polk County Fire Rescue captain when he returns from an out-of-state work assignment

Source: EMS1.com

01/26/2021

Demand for COVID-19 vaccines floods Washington health systems as federal supply remains limited

Source: Google News

01/25/2021

Merck discontinues development of possible COVID-19 vaccines following results

Kenilworth-based Merck has announced the company is discontinuing development of its COVID-19 vaccine candidates, V590 and V591.

Source: News12.com

01/25/2021

Merck discontinues development of possible COVID-19 vaccines following results

Kenilworth-based Merck has announced the company is discontinuing development of its COVID-19 vaccine candidates, V590 and V591.

Source: News12.com

01/25/2021

The Struggles of Helping Parents Find COVID-19 Vaccines

The COVID-19 vaccine is supposed to be available to people over 65, but many people are complaining that getting an appointment is an arduous process that in...

Source: YouTube

01/25/2021

The Struggles of Helping Parents Find COVID-19 Vaccines

Source: Google News

01/25/2021

Why cats and dogs may need their own COVID-19 vaccines

Eventually, pets may need their own COVID-19 vaccines to prevent the coronavirus from evolving further.

Source: Live Science

01/25/2021

Kansas Town Divided On COVID-19 Vaccines Due To False Information And Politics

In 1957, residents of the southwestern town, Protection, set an example by being the first in the U.S. to be fully inoculated against polio. Now locals are divided on the safety of COVID-19 vaccines.

Source: NPR

01/25/2021

Merck ends development of 2 potential COVID-19 vaccines

Merck is giving up on two potential COVID-19 vaccines after poor results in early-stage studies.

Source: Atlanta Journal Constitution

01/25/2021

Merck ends development of two potential COVID-19 vaccines

The company said its potential vaccines were well tolerated by patients, but they generated an inferior immune system response compared with other vaccines.

Source: The Mercury News

01/25/2021

Moderna says it's making variant-specific COVID-19 vaccines, but its existing vaccine should still work

Moderna has detailed some of the steps it's taking to ensure that its vaccine remains effective in the face of emerging strains of the SARS-CoV-2 virus that ...

Source: TechCrunch

01/25/2021

Merck scraps COVID-19 vaccines that produced 'inferior' immune response

Merck is shutting down development of its coronavirus vaccines after clinical research produced disappointing results, the drugmaker said Monday. Early-stage studies found that Merck’s two ex…

Source: New York Post

01/25/2021

Coronavirus updates: 2 in 5 Americans live where hospitals are at capacity; COVID-19 vaccines may be less effective against variants

Australia has approved use of its first coronavirus vaccine. More than 40% of Americans live in areas running out of ICU space. Latest virus updates.

Source: USA Today

01/25/2021

In a major setback, Merck to stop developing its Covid-19 vaccines

Merck announced it is stopping development of both of the current formulations of the Covid-19 vaccines the company was working on.

Source: STAT

01/24/2021

COVID-19 vaccines might not work against new mutations, Dr. Fauci says

Dr. Anthony Fauci said recently that the COVID-19 vaccines on market might be less effective.

Source: Deseret News

01/24/2021

California Is Now the Worst State in the Country When it Comes to Giving Out COVID-19 Vaccines

We’ve all been bemoaning how sluggish SF and the state have been at administering vaccines. Though usage rates are rising, those upticks aren't enough to stop Alabama from leapfrogging over CA — making us now dead last in the country for the percentage of sup…

Source: SFist

01/23/2021

U.S. CDC says 41.4 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines distributed, 20.5 million administered

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said it had administered 20,537,990 doses of COVID-19 vaccines in the country as of Saturday morning and distributed 41,411,550 doses.

Source: Reuters

01/23/2021

ADHS's request for more COVID-19 vaccines denied by federal government as state surpasses 400K vaccinations

A request for 300,000 additional COVID-19 vaccines made by the Arizona Department of Health Services was denied by the federal government Saturday as the state surpassed a milestone for 400,000 vaccinations administered.

Source: ABC15 Arizona

01/22/2021

South Bay hospital allowed teachers to skip the line for COVID-19 vaccines - San José Spotlight

Teachers and staff at an affluent South Bay school district can skip the line and get a COVID-19 vaccine — by pretending to be health care workers — at the behest of Good Samaritan Hospital, according to an email obtained by San José Spotlight. Teachers can’t…

Source: San José Spotlight

01/22/2021

Walgreens administers 1 million COVID-19 vaccines

Walgreens has administered more 1 million coronavirus vaccines in the nation’s long-term care facilities and to other vulnerable populations, the company said Friday.

Source: Fox Business

01/22/2021

Allegheny Health Network stops scheduling Covid-19 vaccines as supply is exhausted

As of this morning, Allegheny Health Network has administered 35,000 doses of the Covid-19 vaccine and said the hospital system’s supply will be depleted in the coming days.

Source: WPXI Pittsburgh

01/22/2021

Euro and American Truck Simulator in-game event hauls COVID-19 vaccines

Euro Truck Simulator 2 and American Truck Simulator drivers can earn some in-game swag and show solidarity with real-life counterparts by participating in the “Hauling Hope” event, delivering virtual coronavirus vaccine shipments between now and Feb. 7.

Source: Polygon

01/22/2021

Registration through Hays County fills in 15 minutes for nearly 2K doses of COVID-19 vaccines

Registration for nearly 2,000 COVID-19 vaccine doses filled in 15 minutes after Hays County launched an online portal Friday afternoon to book appointments.

Source: KXAN.com

01/22/2021

Dallas to distribute 5,000 COVID-19 vaccines at convention center

The city of Dallas is getting its own allocation of COVID-19 vaccine shots to begin inoculating residents at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center next week.

Source: FOX 4 News

01/22/2021

Contra Costa County Plans to Administer 1 Million COVID-19 Vaccines by July 4 :: Press Releases

Contra Costa Health Services Press Releases.

Source: Cchealth.org

01/22/2021

Gel packs tied to ‘potentially compromised’ COVID-19 vaccines across states: officials

Gel packs used for maintaining COVID-19 vaccine temperatures during transport are again in question amid potentially ruined jabs.

Source: Fox News

01/22/2021

Johnson & Johnson Could Have 100 Million COVID-19 Vaccines By April, Board Member McClellan Says

Bloomberg reports that Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) is on track to analyze data from its late-stage single-dose COVID-19 vaccine trial. Dr. Anthony Fauci...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

01/22/2021

L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti Says Dodger Stadium Delivered Staggering 7,730 Covid-19 Vaccines On Wednesday; Probably More “Than Anywhere In The Country, If Not The World”

Speaking from Dodger Stadium, which he proposed was the country’s — and possibly the world’s — “largest Covid-19 vaccination site,” Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti announced that Los Angeles’ five vaccination sites have already administered vaccines to more t…

Source: Deadline

01/21/2021

You can't buy COVID-19 vaccines online, so ignore that ad, text or email

Texts, emails and ads for bogus coronavirus vaccines may dog you. They're not legitimate.

Source: CNET

01/21/2021

Weis Markets offering COVID-19 vaccines - WNEP Scranton/Wilkes

The coronavirus vaccines will be available at 55 in-store pharmacy locations.

Source: wnep.com

01/21/2021

Riverside County opens registration for limited COVID-19 vaccines, including for those 65 and older

Registration for limited COVID-19 vaccine appointments in Riverside County opened up Thursday for some residents, including those who are 65 and older, health officials announced. Registration began at noon for six upcoming COVID-19 vaccine clinics in Lake El…

Source: KTLA Los Angeles

01/21/2021

COVID-19 vaccines in Nebraska, Iowa: Where you can get one

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Source: KETV Omaha

01/21/2021

Can COVID-19 vaccines be mixed and matched?

The COVID-19 vaccines rolling out in the United States, the United Kingdom and other parts of the world so far require two shots given a few weeks apart.

Source: fox8.com

01/21/2021

Fire hits building at Indian producer of COVID-19 vaccines

PUNE, India (AP) — A fire broke out Thursday at a building under construction at Serum Institute of India, the world’s largest vaccine manufacturer, but production of COVID-19 vaccine will not be...

Source: Associated Press

01/21/2021

Pause lifted on batch of Moderna COVID-19 vaccines, health officials say

State health officials are considering lifting a pause on a batch of Moderna COVID vaccine that’s at the center of several allergic reactions.

Source: KCRA Sacramento

01/20/2021

Three COVID-19 vaccines under late-stage review for WHO emergency approval | TheHill

The World Health Organization (WHO) is reportedly in the final st...

Source: The Hill

01/20/2021

A thorough comparison of the Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines

Both are mRNA vaccines -- the first of this type -- and are similar in many ways, but there are also some key differences.

Source: ZME Science

01/20/2021

Three COVID-19 vaccines under final review for emergency use - WHO

The World Health Organization (WHO) said on Wednesday that three COVID-19 vaccines were in the late stages of review for possible emergency use listing, in...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

01/20/2021

LA County Expands COVID-19 Vaccines To Residents 65 And Older

Los Angeles County began scheduling COVID-19 vaccination appointments for residents aged 65 and older Tuesday, advancing an effort that wasn’t expected to…

Source: NBC Southern California

01/19/2021

Registration for Williamson County COVID-19 vaccines now open

The county plans to begin vaccinating those who qualify under Phase 1B on Jan. 20.

Source: Community Impact Newspaper

01/19/2021

Nearly 12,000 doses of Moderna COVID-19 vaccines spoiled en route to Michigan

A temperature disruption spoiled 21 shipments of Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine as they were being delivered to Michigan, state health officials said.

Source: Detroit Free Press

01/19/2021

Appointments to open Wednesday for COVID-19 vaccines in Lee County

The FDOH-Lee and Lee County officials say they will begin scheduling appointments on Wednesday for more COVID-19 vaccinations this week. There is enough vaccine supply to schedule about 5,800 appointments for Thursday, Jan. 21, and Friday, Jan. 22. Beginning …

Source: Wink News

01/19/2021

North Dallas ZIP Codes Lead Number of Fair Park COVID-19 Vaccines Received - NBC 5 Dallas

Dallas County compiled a list of the ZIP codes that have accounted for the first 3,000 people to get vaccinated that the Dallas Fair Park COVID-19 vaccine mega…

Source: NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

01/19/2021

Biotech launches human trials of potential 'backstop' for Covid-19 vaccines

"We all talk about pandemic preparedness. So that's what this is about," said Andrew Allen, CEO of Gritstone Oncology.

Source: STAT

01/19/2021

British hospitals use blockchain to track COVID-19 vaccines

Two British hospitals are using blockchain technology to keep tabs on the storage and supply of temperature-sensitive COVID-19 vaccines, the companies behind the initiative said on Tuesday, in one of the first such initiatives in the world.

Source: Reuters

01/19/2021

California urges to pause use of a batch of Moderna COVID-19 vaccines after allergic reactions - NYT

California's epidemiologist has asked providers to halt inoculations from a batch of the Moderna's (NASDAQ:MRNA) COVID-19 vaccine as the state investigates reports of allergic reactions,...

Source: Seeking Alpha

01/18/2021

All 4 nurses in a Kansas county's health department refused to give out COVID-19 vaccines - Business Insider

The health department administrator shared debunked vaccine misinformation as part of their reasoning.

Source: Business Insider

01/18/2021

Central California COVID-19 vaccines: How Fresno, Kings, Tulare, Mariposa, Madera and Merced counties are distributing coronavirus vaccines - KFSN

With more COVID-19 vaccines becoming available, public health officials are laying out their plans for when they'll be distributing vaccines to local residents. But how do we know when and where we'll be able to get the vaccine?

Source: KFSN-TV

01/18/2021

Brazil authorizes two Covid-19 vaccines for emergency use

Amid a devastating resurgence of the coronavirus in parts of Brazil, federal health officials have finally voted to authorize two vaccines for emergency use. Sunday, Brazilian regulatory agency Anvisa approved both the Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine and the Coron…

Source: CNN

01/17/2021

Covid-19 Vaccines Are Getting Stuck at the Last Step

Across the country, local governments, hospitals and clinics have the doses, but not the resources to organize getting them to the right people.

Source: The Wall Street Journal

01/17/2021

FDOH will administer COVID-19 vaccines in Collier County

The Florida Department of Health in Collier County and the Healthcare Network will administer COVID-19 vaccines starting on Wednesday, Jan. 20.

Source: NBC2 News

01/17/2021

FDOH will administer COVID-19 vaccines in Collier County

DOH-Collier confirmed people can start scheduling their appointments at 9 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 18

Source: NBC2 News

01/17/2021

FDOH will administer COVID-19 vaccines in Collier County

As of 9:15 a.m., all appointments had been scheduled.

Source: NBC2 News

01/16/2021

Covid-19 vaccines are given with organ music at UK's historic Salisbury Cathedral

England's historic Salisbury Cathedral was transformed into a Covid-19 vaccination center on Saturday, with patients vaccinated while organ music was played in the picturesque building.

Source: CNN

01/16/2021

The campaign to distribute COVID-19 vaccines has misfired across the country. Why are we so far behind schedule?

Source: Google News

01/16/2021

How much do people around the world trust the COVID-19 vaccines?

CBS News foreign journalists give a glimpse of trust, and mistrust, in coronavirus vaccination plans in 9 countries, and what's behind them.

Source: CBS News

01/16/2021

Tony Evers takes aim at Trump administration over COVID-19 vaccines, announces mobile vaccination teams

Evers also announced plans to issue another 60-day extension of the state's mask mandate, which was first issued in July.

Source: Madison.com

01/16/2021

Do you qualify for Missouri's next round of COVID-19 vaccines?

Missouri's Phase 1B-Tier 2 starts on Monday, Jan. 18. Do you qualify? This article has a list of who does plus more on the other tiers yet to come and some things you should keep in mind as you seek your shots.

Source: KY3

01/16/2021

State partners with more pharmacies to distribute COVID-19 vaccines

Licensed care home operators are being contacted to schedule the vaccinations.

Source: Hawaii News Now

01/15/2021

How some states are administering Covid-19 vaccines at twice the speed of others

Despite reports of technology hiccups, changes to allocated supply and other logistical hurdles, some states have risen as clear leaders in efficient Covid-19 vaccination efforts.

Source: CNN

01/15/2021

Trader Joe's, Instacart to offer employees incentives to get COVID-19 vaccines

Trader Joe's and Instacart joined Dollar General this week in offering financial incentives to their workers -- deemed essential during the coronavirus pandemic -- to encourage them to get the COVID-19 vaccine.

Source: Fox Business

01/15/2021

There are no extra COVID-19 vaccines doses left to send to states, despite Trump's health officials promising to release more 3 days ago

This week, Health Secretary Alex Azar told states to expand vaccine distribution, promising shipments. It turns out there are no more shots to send.

Source: Business Insider

01/15/2021

Only one state is doing worse than California in administering COVID-19 vaccines

California currently ranks 49th out of 50 states with a usage rate of 27.5%.

Source: SFGate

01/15/2021

Pharmacy Chains Ready to Supply COVID-19 Vaccines

he Federal Retail Pharmacy Partnership Program has tapped two pharmacy chains per state to offer free COVID-19 vaccines. Already signed are CVS, Walgreens, Duane Reade, Costco, Walmart, Rite Aid, Publix and more.

Source: WebMD

01/15/2021

COVID-19 Vaccines May Have 'Serious Consequences' for Old & Frail, Norway Warns

All fatal cases involving the vaccination against coronavirus in Norway reportedly involved people over 80 who whose health was "weak."

Source: Sputnik International

01/15/2021

COVID-19 vaccines coming to Publix pharmacies in Georgia

COVID-19 vaccines are coming to 108 Publix pharmacies across Georgia beginning this weekend.

Source: WSB Atlanta

01/15/2021

Some U.S. nursing home residents face delays for COVID-19 vaccines despite extreme risk

A former Arkansas health official is sounding alarms about the pace of coronavirus vaccines being administered to residents of long-term care facilities under a U.S. plan that puts major pharmacy chains CVS and Walgreens in charge of many of the shots.

Source: Reuters

01/15/2021

Some U.S. nursing home residents face delays for COVID-19 vaccines despite extreme risk

A former Arkansas health official is sounding alarms about the pace of coronavirus vaccines being administered to residents of long-term care facilities under a U.S. plan that puts major pharmacy chains CVS and Walgreens in charge of many of the shots.

Source: Reuters

01/15/2021

Some big U.S. pharmacies will not check ID before administering COVID-19 vaccines

Many U.S. pharmacies, including those inside Kroger Co supermarkets and the drugstore chain of CVS Health Corp, say they will not be checking IDs before administering COVID-19 vaccines, leaving the door open to those who do not meet states' guidelines to jump…

Source: Reuters

01/14/2021

What should I know about COVID-19 vaccines if I'm pregnant?

What should I know about COVID-19 vaccines if I’m pregnant? Vaccination is likely the best way to prevent COVID-19 in pregnancy, when risks for severe illness and death from the virus are...

Source: Associated Press

01/14/2021

Select Weis Markets stores will begin administering COVID-19 vaccines - WBNG

(WBNG) -- Weis Markets announced that some of its pharmacies will begin administering COVID-19 vaccines beginning Jan. 14. The stores that will administer vaccines include its West Corners location on Day Hollow Road, its Binghamton location on Robinson Stree…

Source: WBNG-TV

01/14/2021

Mortgage rates surge higher as COVID-19 vaccines and stimulus roll out

The prospect of additional financial support for Americans could cause mortgage rates to move higher in the coming weeks

Source: MarketWatch

01/14/2021

What should I know about COVID-19 vaccines if I'm pregnant?

What should I know about COVID-19 vaccines if I’m pregnant? Vaccination is likely the best way to prevent COVID-19 in pregnancy, when risks for severe illness and death from the virus are...

Source: Associated Press

01/14/2021

Riverside County seniors 65 & older and more essential workers can get Covid-19 vaccines Thursday

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

Source: KESQ

01/13/2021

Will delaying second doses of COVID-19 vaccines spur viral resistance?

Virologists, evolutionary biologists clash over risks

Source: Science Magazine

01/13/2021

Meijer will be among pharmacies giving COVID-19 vaccines

The retailer known for its 10 for $10 grocery deals is lending a helping hand to get Michiganders vaccinated against COVID-19.

Source: WOODTV.com

01/13/2021

Experts answer your questions about COVID-19 vaccines

Dozens of vaccine candidates are still in the pipeline, bringing hope for an end to a global pandemic. How do the various vaccines reduce the risk of COVID-...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

01/13/2021

Allegheny County begins the process of preparing for the first rollout of the Covid-19 vaccines

There is some light at the end of the long, dark tunnel.Ten months after coronavirus cases started appearing in our area, leading to business shutdowns and statewide lockdowns, a Covid-19 vaccine rollout is in the works.

Source: WPXI Pittsburgh

01/13/2021

H-E-B launches registration portal for COVID-19 vaccines, but is still waiting for more doses to arrive

H-E-B is getting ready to launch a registration portal on its website for people who are looking to get the COVID-19 vaccine.

Source: KSAT San Antonio

01/13/2021

Scammers are claiming to sell Covid-19 vaccines on the dark web for up to $1,000 worth of bitcoin

Sellers on the dark web have been advertising Covid-19 vaccines, asking for bitcoin payments and not delivering the goods, cybersecurity firm Check Point found.

Source: CNBC

01/13/2021

O.C. embarks on a PR offensive to convince skeptics that COVID-19 vaccines are safe

As the number of COVID-19 infections continues to climb across Orange County — flooding hospitals and further straining the region's healthcare system — county leaders Tuesday approved hiring a public relations firm to help reassure residents about the safety…

Source: Los Angeles Times

01/13/2021

Local health officials doubt federal pivot on Covid-19 vaccines will help in time

Local health officials fear a federal about-face on coronavirus vaccine policy will be too little, too late

Source: CNN

01/13/2021

Dallas County Judge says only people over 75 getting COVID-19 vaccines this week, clarifies 'third party' problem

"We only sent appointments out from Dallas County Health & Human Services to people over the age of 75 this week," Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins said.

Source: WFAA.com

01/13/2021

Veterans should contact VA for COVID-19 vaccines, here’s how

Officials said it is the goal of the VA to vaccinate all enrolled veterans.

Source: WIS10

01/12/2021

COVID-19 vaccines will be administered at Disneyland

Health officials will begin distributing COVID-19 vaccines this week at Disneyland, the Orange County Board of Supervisors said Monday, making the resort the first “super” vaccination site in the county.

Source: Los Angeles Times

01/11/2021

Kinney Drugs now giving Covid-19 vaccines for people 75 and older

The drug store chain is offering the Moderna vaccine.

Source: syracuse.com

01/11/2021

Out-of-county residents can get COVID-19 vaccines in Buncombe

Buncombe County health leaders said their number one goal is getting the entire population vaccinated against COVID-19. Caption: WLOS. While county residents take priority, health officials said they will administer shots to folks who live outside county line…

Source: WLOS

01/11/2021

How to sign up for COVID-19 vaccines

Each of Virginia’s health districts is responsible for determining how best to safely and efficiently administer their allotments of COVID-19 vaccines in their areas based on their partners and resources.

Source: Roanoke Times

01/11/2021

Prince William to administer COVID-19 vaccines at GMU Manassas campus

The Prince William Health District has begun registering residents over the age of 75 for COVID-19 vaccination clinics at George Mason University's Manassas campus that will begin Tuesday, Jan. 19.

Source: Inside NoVA

01/11/2021

Massachusetts to begin giving COVID-19 vaccines to first responders today

Gov. Charlie Baker says more than 45,000 first responders -- including police officers, firefighters and emergency medical personnel -- will be eligible for the vaccinations.

Source: WCVB Boston

01/11/2021

COVID-19 vaccines have gone mostly to white Philadelphians. Here’s what the city is doing to change that.

Racial disparities in vaccine distribution so far are likely due to several factors, officials say, including the whiteness of the health-care industry, which is receiving the first doses.

Source: The Philadelphia Inquirer

01/11/2021

mRNA Technology Gave Us the First COVID-19 Vaccines. It Could Also Upend the Drug Industry

The molecule has been deployed to make a whole new type of vaccine that will change the course of the pandemic.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

01/11/2021

These are the Texas hubs that will receive 158,825 COVID-19 vaccines this week - Austin American

Texas State Health names hubs receiving vaccines this week. Austin Public Health will receive 12,000 doses.

Source: Austin American-Statesman

01/10/2021

More COVID-19 vaccines coming to Texas for eligible people - KGBT

UPDATE: The article previously listed registration links for RGV vaccine hubs that are available on the Texas DSHS website, but those locations do not have their registration links ready at this time. We will update when they are available. RIO GRANDE VALLEY,…

Source: KGBT-TV

01/10/2021

Anti-Abortion Faith Leaders Support Use of COVID-19 Vaccines

In a growing consensus, religious leaders at the forefront of the anti-abortion movement in the United States are telling their followers that the leading vaccines available to combat COVID-19 are acceptable to take, given their remote and indirect connection…

Source: Newsmax

01/10/2021

Anti-abortion faith leaders support use of COVID-19 vaccines

In a growing consensus, religious leaders at the forefront of the anti-abortion movement in the United States are telling their followers that the leading...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

01/10/2021

COVID-19 In Pennsylvania: Gov. Wolf, Dept. Of Health Announce Updates To Phased Plan For COVID-19 Vaccines

Governor Tom Wolf and Dr. Rachel Levine announced a new phased plan for COVID-19 vaccine distribution in Pennsylvania.

Source: Cbslocal.com

01/10/2021

Anti-abortion faith leaders support use of COVID-19 vaccines

In a growing consensus, religious leaders at the forefront of the anti-abortion movement in the United States are telling their followers that the leading vaccines available to combat COVID-19 are...

Source: Associated Press

01/09/2021

DOH: Over 35,000 COVID-19 vaccines administered statewide

In total, Hawaii has received 91,700 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine.

Source: Hawaii News Now

01/09/2021

Queen Elizabeth and husband receive COVID-19 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

Queen Elizabeth and husband receive COVID-19 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

Queen Elizabeth and husband receive COVID-19 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

Hundreds of thousands of COVID-19 vaccines haven’t been used in Pa. and N.J. Here’s why, and what’s next

A myriad of logistical challenges and other factors slowed down the rollout of the coronavirus vaccine in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. Here's what happened-- and how fast the pace is now accelerating.

Source: The Philadelphia Inquirer

01/09/2021

Should COVID-19 vaccines be used for first doses before second?

With a limited supply of the COVID-19 vaccine, there's a growing debate about whether to use all vaccines for a first dose before giving the already-vaccinated their second dose.

Source: WISN Milwaukee

01/09/2021

What we know about Asia Pacific's Covid-19 vaccines

One year after the Covid-19 outbreak began, countries around the world are racing to secure and distribute vaccines to their citizens.

Source: CNN

01/08/2021

Tennessee to start appointment system for COVID-19 vaccines next week

COVID-19 vaccines in Tennessee will no longer be administered on a first-come, first-served basis as the state plans to launch an online scheduling system next week.

Source: Chattanooga Times Free Press

01/08/2021

Gov. Kate Brown gives the latest updates on Oregon’s COVID-19 vaccines: Watch

What is Oregon's latest response to coronavirus?

Source: OregonLive

01/08/2021

COVID-19 In Pennsylvania: Gov. Wolf, Dept. Of Health Announce Updates To Phased Plan For COVID-19 Vaccines

Governor Tom Wolf and Dr. Rachel Levine announced a new phased plan for COVID-19 vaccine distribution in Pennsylvania.

Source: Cbslocal.com

01/08/2021

Biden Wants To Speed Up Release Of COVID-19 Vaccines

President-Elect's spokesman said the Trump administration needs to "get more shots in Americans’ arms now.”

Source: HuffPost

01/08/2021

Biden plans to release available COVID-19 vaccines instead of holding back for second doses

Under the Trump administration's approach, the government has been holding back a supply of vaccines to guarantee that people can get a second shot.

Source: USA Today

01/08/2021

Some Rural Areas Are Leaders In Rolling Out COVID-19 Vaccines

Some rural areas, where health care is usually harder to get, appear to be leading the nation in delivery of the COVID-19 vaccine. But health leaders are cautioning there are caveats.

Source: NPR

01/08/2021

SCMP Explains: What's the difference between the major Covid-19 vaccines?

Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtubeCovid-19 plagued the world for most of 2020, but at the end of the year, vacci...

Source: YouTube

01/08/2021

COVID-19 vaccines go to Oregon hospital employees who don't have contact with patients

Some have questioned why hospital marketing employees and administrators have been vaccinated despite guidelines that put patient-facing employees first.

Source: KGW.com

01/08/2021

COVID-19 vaccines can go to lower priority groups if doses about to expire, CA health officials say

The California Department of Public Health issued new vaccine recommendations on Thursday meant to increase the pace of COVID-19 vaccine administrations.

Source: KCRA Sacramento

01/07/2021

Officials won't say how many COVID-19 vaccines have been given in Santa Clara County

Santa Clara County health officials won’t say how many vaccines have been administered so far in the county, despite repeated attempts by this news organization to obtain that information. County health officials are pointing to the state for that data. The s…

Source: San José Spotlight

01/07/2021

Curious About COVID-19 Vaccines? Here's Helpful Information from the CDC

As the nationwide rollout of COVID-19 vaccines continues and South Floridians await their turn, some people are turning to their local healthcare institutions for more information about the vaccines themselves, what you can expect, and what steps you should t…

Source: baptisthealth.net

01/07/2021

Scientists Are Fighting Over Ways To Get COVID-19 Vaccines To More People

By cutting doses in half or delaying second shots, some scientists say we could maximize the number of people who get vaccinated. Others argue that could be dangerous.

Source: BuzzFeed News

01/07/2021

Florida seniors face long lines and a haphazard registration system to get Covid-19 vaccines

Florida has put state health centers in charge of rolling out Covid-19 vaccines, and with some opting for less organized plans, it's left seniors to deal with crashing websites, jammed phone lines and nights spent waiting in line.

Source: CNN

01/07/2021

NCH, Lee Health making COVID-19 vaccines available, supplies limited

UPDATE Thursday, Jan. 7, 12:30 p.m.: NCH says all appointment slots for the week have been booked. More will be made available when they receive more vaccines. NCH reported that all 1,200 vaccine appointments were filled by 12:10 p.m.  The high influx in traf…

Source: Wink News

01/06/2021

Covid-19 Vaccines Have Triggered Severe Allergic Reactions in 29 People in U.S. to Date

Rate of reactions to Covid-19 vaccines is higher than it is for flu shot, but the CDC says it is rare and encourages inoculation

Source: The Wall Street Journal

01/06/2021

Covid-19 Vaccines Expected to Work on South Africa Coronavirus Strain

Vaccines may be less effective against the variant that has come to dominate in South Africa, but are expected to have some benefit

Source: The Wall Street Journal

01/06/2021

COVID-19 vaccines may cause allergic reactions in 1 in 100,000 jabs

These reactions are "exceedingly rare," officials said.

Source: Live Science

01/06/2021

U.S. officials report more severe allergic reactions to COVID-19 vaccines

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said on Wednesday it is carefully monitoring allergic reactions to the coronavirus vaccines from Pfizer Inc and Moderna Inc and urged individuals who had a serious reaction not to get the second dose.

Source: Reuters

01/06/2021

Dr. Christ declines to take questions after touting COVID-19 vaccines

Although she once again touted the COVID-19 vaccine for the media's cameras, Dr. Cara Christ left the staged event without answering a single question.

Source: AZFamily

01/06/2021

U.S. officials report more severe allergic reactions to COVID-19 vaccines

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said on Wednesday it is carefully monitoring allergic reactions to the coronavirus vaccines from Pfizer Inc and Moderna Inc and urged individuals who had a serious reaction not to get the second dose.

Source: Reuters

01/06/2021

U.S. officials report more severe allergic reactions to COVID-19 vaccines

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said on Wednesday it is carefully monitoring allergic reactions to the coronavirus vaccines from...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

01/06/2021

U.S. officials report more severe allergic reactions to COVID-19 vaccines

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said on Wednesday it is carefully monitoring allergic reactions to the coronavirus vaccines from Pfizer Inc and Moderna Inc and urged individuals who had a serious reaction not to get the second dose.

Source: Reuters

01/06/2021

U.S. officials report more severe allergic reactions to COVID-19 vaccines

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said on Wednesday it is carefully monitoring allergic reactions to the coronavirus vaccines from...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

01/06/2021

After a freezer filled with Covid-19 vaccines broke, a California hospital scrambled to administer more than 800 doses in about 2 hours

When a freezer that was used to store the Moderna Covid-19 vaccine at a Northern California hospital broke, officials soon realized they only had about two hours to administer the more than 800 doses that were inside.

Source: CNN

01/05/2021

South African coronavirus variant ‘unlikely to completely negate’ COVID-19 vaccines: scientist

A scientist studying the new coronavirus variant identified in South Africa attempted to assuage concerns that existing COVID-19 vaccines will be rendered totally ineffective by the variant known as 501.V2.

Source: Fox News

01/05/2021

Florida governor announces select Publix locations will administer COVID-19 vaccines

Some Publix stores in Florida will begin administering COVID-19 vaccines.

Source: WESH Orlando

01/05/2021

California dentists can administer COVID-19 vaccines now - Business Insider

California has only administered about 450,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccines out of nearly 1.9 million doses distributed to the state.

Source: Business Insider

01/05/2021

Michigan ranks 7th worst in nation in administering COVID-19 vaccines

Michigan ranks among the worst in the nation for getting coronavirus vaccines into the arms of health care workers, others in the top priority group.

Source: Detroit Free Press

01/05/2021

Sebastian residents frustrated over available COVID-19 vaccines

An alert from Indian River County went out this morning informing people of open appointments, but they were full within 24 minutes. Brevard County is going through the same problem. Residents are becoming frustrated, and [...]

Source: Sebastiandaily.com

01/05/2021

Some Florida counties are using Eventbrite to schedule COVID-19 vaccines

Scammers are reportedly trying to charge for fake appointments.

Source: Engadget

01/05/2021

39 New Jersey ShopRite stores to administer COVID-19 vaccines. Here is what you need to know

ShopRite has announced 39 select pharmacies across New Jersey are set to administer Moderna's COVID-19 vaccines to health care workers.

Source: News12.com

01/05/2021

How Eight Covid-19 Vaccines Work

See how the leading vaccines train the immune system to fight the virus.

Source: New York Times

01/05/2021

Wisconsin pharmacist suspected of trying to spoil COVID-19 vaccines thought they would alter DNA, docs say

The Wisconsin hospital pharmacist suspected of intentionally trying to spoil hundreds of doses of the coronavirus vaccine is an admitted conspiracy theorist who told police he believed the shots would hurt people by changing their DNA, court documents say.

Source: Fox News

01/05/2021

COVID-19 vaccines may not work as well against South African variant, experts worry

Source: Live Science

01/05/2021

California grants dentists emergency waiver to administer COVID-19 vaccines - KABC

California Governor Gavin Newsom says the state is speeding up efforts to get people vaccinated. Soon, you might even be able to get the shots to protect against COVID-19 from your dentist.

Source: KABC-TV

01/04/2021

How many COVID-19 vaccines has Brazos County received and why are we still in Phase 1A?

Brazos County has received several shipments of the vaccine, who’s next in line?

Source: KBTX

01/04/2021

Oklahomans 65 and older eligible for COVID-19 vaccines as state expands distribution

As Oklahoma begins Phase 2 of the state’s COVID-19 vaccine distribution plan, some local health departments have started offering shots to seniors. In some counties, health departments are offering COVID-19 vaccines to Oklahomans who are ages 65 and older, …

Source: Oklahoman.com

01/04/2021

FDA to weigh half-dosing Moderna COVID-19 vaccines: Operation Warp Speed official

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is discussing a move to administer Moderna coronavirus vaccines in half-doses to distribute the jab wider across the population, according to a top official with Operation Warp Speed (OWS).

Source: Fox News

01/04/2021

Britain gambles on Covid-19 vaccines, upping the stakes for the rest of us

Changes to the ways the vaccines are used could help vaccinate more people — or foster vaccine-resistant forms of the virus.

Source: STAT

01/04/2021

Thailand to receive first 200,000 Sinovac COVID-19 vaccines in Feb

Thailand will receive its first COVID-19 vaccines in February from China's Sinovac Biotech and will have the capacity to produce 200 million doses a year...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

01/03/2021

Pharmacist Arrested for Leaving COVID-19 Vaccines Out of Refrigerator

According to reports, a pharmacist in Wisconsin was arrested by police after he was accused of removing 57 vials of COVID-19 vaccine made by Modern...

Source: VladTV

01/03/2021

India Authorizes Covid-19 Vaccines and Readies Inoculation Campaign

Officials plan to vaccinate 300 million in the coming months to protect citizens and economy from the pandemic

Source: The Wall Street Journal

01/03/2021

Lee County officials announce reservation system, new site for COVID-19 vaccines

Lee County will have a reservation system in place for next week’s vaccinations, they announced Sunday. Beginning at noon Monday, frontline health care workers and people 65 and older can call 833-618-2001 to reserve a slot to receive the COVID-19 vaccine at …

Source: Wink News

01/03/2021

In Somalia, COVID-19 vaccines are distant as virus spreads

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — As richer countries race to distribute COVID-19 vaccines, Somalia remains the rare place where much of the population hasn't taken the coronavirus seriously. Some fear...

Source: Associated Press

01/03/2021

US distributes over 13.07 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines; 4.2 million administered -CDC

U.S. distributes over 13.07 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines; 4.2 million administered -CDC

Source: Reuters

01/02/2021

St. Johns County: COVID-19 vaccines to be given by appointment only, starting Monday

County administrator Hunter Conrad said Saturday that the slots for Monday have already been filled by the 200 people on the health department’s wait list.

Source: WJXT News4JAX

01/02/2021

U.S. distributes over 13.07 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines; 4.2 million administered -CDC

The tally of vaccine doses distributed and the number of people who received the first dose are for both Moderna and Pfizer/BioNTech, vaccines as of 9:00 a.m...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

01/02/2021

U.S. distributes over 13.07 mln doses of COVID-19 vaccines; 4.2 mln administered -CDC

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said it had administered 4,225,756 first doses of COVID-19 vaccines in the country as of Saturday morning...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

01/02/2021

How US Airlines Transport Covid-19 Vaccines

Major U.S. airlines like American Airlines, United and Delta have stepped up to become a crucial part of the vaccine delivery supply chain alongside logistic...

Source: YouTube

01/02/2021

UK to Allow Mixing of COVID-19 Vaccines on Rare Occasions

Britain will allow people to be given shots of different COVID-19 vaccines on rare occasions, despite a lack of evidence about the extent of immunity offered by mixing doses.

Source: Newsmax

01/02/2021

Britain to allow mixing-and-matching of COVID-19 vaccines | TheHill

Britain is set to allow the mixing of various coronavirus vaccines under special circumstances, despite limited knowledge on whether or not mixed doses provide the same amount of protection as uniform doses.

Source: The Hill

01/02/2021

Britain will allow mixing of COVID-19 vaccines on rare occasions

Britain will allow people to be given shots of different COVID-19 vaccines on rare occasions, despite a lack of evidence about the extent of immunity offered by mixing doses.

Source: Reuters

01/02/2021

Workers union pushes for COVID-19 vaccines for grocery store employees

SEATTLE (KOMO) &ndash; Pointing to a growing number of COVID-19 outbreaks at grocery stores and supermarkets, one national union, including a chapter in Washington state, is pushing for those frontline workers to receive the vaccine as soon as possible. The U…

Source: KOMO News

01/02/2021

How Scientists Know The Approved COVID-19 Vaccines Are Safe

After a year which resulted in over 1.7 million deaths and multiple lockdowns, many people are welcoming the news that COVID-19 vaccines are starting to be given to the public. Widespread vaccination may mean that life can return to pre-pandemic norm

Source: ScienceAlert

01/02/2021

California medical staff gave COVID-19 vaccines to RELATIVES instead of healthcare workers

At least two hospitals in Southern California are said to have been vaccinating non-frontline workers having received 'extra' doses of the  Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine.

Source: Daily Mail

01/02/2021

'Don't panic': Health experts optimistic COVID-19 vaccines will work against new strain

As a new strain of coronavirus continues to spread around the world, including here in California, health officials worry that the health care system, already taxed, will become overwhelmed with even more patients heading to the hospital.

Source: KCRA Sacramento

01/01/2021

UK allows mixing COVID-19 vaccines as experts warn of risks

British health officials will now allow people to mix COVID-19 vaccines as the pandemic rages on — but experts warn it could be risky. The tweak in vaccine advice, which comes as the country …

Source: New York Post

01/01/2021

At least 60 elderly residents of luxury Houston high rise are given COVID-19 vaccines

About 60 residents of the Montebello condominium complex in uptown Houston received COVID-19 vaccines because the general manager said the building is working with a distributor.

Source: Daily Mail

01/01/2021

How Jacksonville will give out COVID-19 vaccines, starting Monday

The Duval County Health Department will begin giving Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccines Monday to senior citizens and health care workers lucky enough to get an appointment on the first day.

Source: WJXT News4JAX

01/01/2021

Up to 60% of US health workers are refusing to get COVID-19 vaccines

Up to half of health care workers in on California county and a Texas hospital say they will not get the shot, 60 percent of nursing home staff in Ohio are turning down the jab despite surging cases.

Source: Daily Mail

01/01/2021

Mandatory Covid-19 vaccines? ‘Everything is on the table,’ says Dr. Fauci

Dr. Anthony Fauci believes vaccinations against Covid-19 could be mandated by “individual institutions” and for travel, though he’s unsure if the vaccine prevents the spread and wants people to keep wearing masks.

Source: RT

01/01/2021

Fauci says mandatory COVID-19 vaccines possible for travel, school

Dr. Anthony Fauci said it’s possible that COVID-19 vaccines will become mandatory in order to travel to other countries or attend school. “Everything will be on the table for discussion…

Source: New York Post

01/01/2021

FIRST ON 3: Health officials hand out COVID-19 vaccines to close - WRCB

Hamilton County officials say miscalculations led to late-evening vaccinations in the Tennessee Riverpark on New Year’s Eve, long after people were turned away and told there were no more vaccines ava

Source: WRCB-TV

01/01/2021

Israel delivers 1M COVID-19 vaccines to 10 percent of population

Israel delivered its 1 millionth COVID-19 vaccination on Friday — and is the first in the world to inoculate 10 percent of its population. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was on hand for th…

Source: New York Post

12/31/2020

Santa Clara County receives nearly 100k COVID-19 vaccines, warns against New Year's Eve parties

In urging people to stay home on New Year’s Eve, health officials shared a grim fact: There are only 28 available intensive care unit beds in all of Santa Clara County. And while the county has received nearly 100,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccines, infection rat…

Source: San José Spotlight

12/31/2020

Aurora pharmacist intentionally removed COVID-19 vaccines from fridge twice; 57 people got less-effective doses, 500 doses ruined

Source: Google News

12/31/2020

As COVID-19 vaccines come online, fewer Americans want to take them

Americans's interest in a COVID-19 vaccine is waning, with only 56% of adults saying they would get it if it were available. That's down from 74% in April.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/31/2020

They spent 12 years solving a scientific puzzle. It yielded the first COVID-19 vaccines.

Long before anyone knew of SARS-CoV-2, a small band of government and university scientists uncovered a prototypical key that unlocked life-saving immunizations.

Source: National Geographic

12/31/2020

Lake County switching from appointment only to first come, first serve basis for COVID-19 vaccines

When they receive their second allotment of vaccines, they’ll be switching to a first come, first serve basis.

Source: WESH Orlando

12/30/2020

Utah has administered 20% of shipped COVID-19 vaccines

More than 20,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccine had been administered in Utah by Tuesday health officials said — just 20% of the amount of the vaccine that had been shipped to the state.

Source: KSL.com

12/30/2020

COVID-19 vaccines now open to Summit County residents 75 and older

Summit County residents who are 75 or older will be eligible to sign up for an appointment to receive a COVID-19 vaccination as early as this week.An update on vaccine distribution was given during the Summit County Board of Health meeting Tuesday, Dec. 29, a…

Source: Summit Daily News

12/29/2020

What to know about COVID-19 vaccines in Santa Clara County - San José Spotlight

Hope for turning the tide of the coronavirus pandemic has finally arrived. People around the world are rolling up their sleeves to receive the first doses of the just-approved COVID-19 vaccines. The medicines come at a dire moment, with the epidemic raging ar…

Source: San José Spotlight

12/29/2020

Update: Confusion as COVID-19 vaccines roll out in Manatee-Sarasota - Sarasota Herald

Demand far outweighs the ability of both governments to provide the vaccine and information on how to get it.

Source: Sarasota Herald-Tribune

12/29/2020

San Antonio, surrounding areas are getting thousands of COVID-19 vaccines this week. Here’s where they’re going.

In the third week of COVID-19 vaccine allotments, 23,975 doses of the Moderna and Pfizer vaccine will be sent to Bexar County hospitals, according to the state’s health department.

Source: KSAT San Antonio

12/29/2020

COVID-19 vaccines given to people not supposed to receive them at 2 Walgreens in Kentucky

Representatives of two Kentucky Walgreens locations say their employees gave out COVID-19 vaccines to people who weren't supposed to get them yet.

Source: WDRB

12/29/2020

COVID-19 vaccines for people 65+ expected to be available Wednesday in Jacksonville - FirstCoastNews.com WTLV

The vaccinations are expected to take place at the Prime Osborn Convention Center by appointment.

Source: FirstCoastNews.com WTLV-WJXX

12/29/2020

Will COVID-19 vaccines be available at Publix, Walmart, CVS, Walgreens and others?

Source: Google News

12/29/2020

NYC clinics accused of unauthorized distribution of COVID-19 vaccines

More than 2 million people have been vaccinated with the COVID-19 vaccine, but hospitals in California are overflowing. There also are clinics in New York Ci...

Source: YouTube

12/29/2020

Will COVID-19 vaccines work on the new coronavirus variant?

A coronavirus variant in the United Kingdom has caused alarm because of the possibility that it might spread more easily. But even if that turns out to be true, experts say the COVID-19 vaccines being rolled out will likely still work on the variant.

Source: Fox News

12/29/2020

Will COVID-19 vaccines work on the new coronavirus variant?

Will COVID-19 vaccines work on the new coronavirus variant?

Source: WRAL.com

12/29/2020

Chicago distributes COVID-19 vaccines to long-term medical care facilities, outpatient clinics

“These vaccines are the light at the end of the tunnel. But we are still very much in that tunnel,” Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot said Monday.

Source: Chicago Tribune

12/28/2020

First COVID-19 vaccines given at Wisconsin long-term care facilities

There was a major breakthrough Monday in the fight against coronavirus.

Source: WISN Milwaukee

12/28/2020

‘Very chaotic.’ South Florida seniors scour local hospitals for COVID-19 vaccines

Source: Google News

12/28/2020

Beshear: COVID-19 vaccines given to general public in Louisville were a mistake

Walgreens reported that some members of the general public received the vaccine on Christmas Eve.

Source: WHAS11.com

12/28/2020

CVS, Walgreens begin offering COVID-19 vaccines to long-term care facilities in California

CVS will immunize nearly 700,000 residents and staff statewide

Source: KCRA Sacramento

12/28/2020

COVID-19 vaccines in Chicago to more than double this week

City health officials have another 38,000 doses in hand, but almost everyone—outside of medical workers and nursing home residents—will have to wait until at least February to get their shots.

Source: Crain's Chicago Business

12/28/2020

Over 11.4 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines distributed, 2.1 million administered: US CDC

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said it had administered 2,127,143 first doses of COVID-19 vaccines in the country as of Monday morning and had distributed 11,445,175 doses.

Source: Reuters

12/28/2020

As Hospitals Roll Out COVID-19 Vaccines, Health Care Workers Describe Chaos And Anger

Problems included a glitch with a sign-up app and some staff jumping to the front of the line ahead of medical workers with more exposure to the coronavirus.

Source: WBUR

12/28/2020

Fueled by a History of Mistreatment, Black Americans Distrust the New COVID-19 Vaccines

When a COVID-19 vaccine becomes widely available to Americans, Brianna Clarke says she won’t be taking it. Clarke, who lives in Willingboro, N.J., is among ...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/28/2020

State’s most vulnerable residents and their caretakers begin receiving COVID-19 vaccines

A vaccination campaign began Monday for residents of Massachusetts’ long-term care facilities, a group that has been devastated by the coronavirus pandemic.

Source: The Boston Globe

12/28/2020

CVS to begin giving COVID-19 vaccines at California long term care facilities

12-week roll-out begins Monday

Source: 10News

12/27/2020

Brooklyn clinic says it returned COVID-19 vaccines amid probe

A Brooklyn-based health care company said Sunday that it “proactively returned” its remaining stash of COVID-19 vaccines amid a criminal probe into allegations the doses were fraudulent…

Source: New York Post

12/27/2020

Health Department to Administer COVID-19 Vaccines to Phase 1A Workers Beginning Monday

The City of Lubbock Health Department will begin vaccinating the first round of health care workers on Monday, including nurses and doctors who work directly with COVID patients.

Source: KCBD

12/27/2020

Here's what to expect as Alaska continues to roll out COVID-19 vaccines this week

Here’s a breakdown of the tiers and phases of who gets the COVID-19 vaccine, and when.

Source: Anchorage Daily News

12/27/2020

Why Do the COVID-19 Vaccines Need to Be Stored in Frigid Temperatures? A Doctor Explains

Plus, what that means for a nationwide distribution plan.

Source: Prevention.com

12/27/2020

FDOH offering free COVID-19 vaccines for 65 and older in Lee County

Dozens line up early for free COVID-19 vaccines in Lee County - Health

Source: NBC2 News

12/27/2020

NY health care provider may have fraudulently obtained Covid-19 vaccines, state says

A New York-based health care provider may have fraudulently obtained Covid-19 vaccines and transferred and administered the vaccine to members of the public contrary to state guidelines, according to a statement released by New York State Health Commissioner …

Source: CNN

12/27/2020

NY investigating Orthodox-run health clinics that may have 'fraudulently' obtained COVID-19 vaccines - JTA News

"Anyone found to have knowingly participated in this scheme will be held accountable to the fullest extent of the law," said New York's state health commissioner.

Source: JTA News

12/27/2020

‘It’s been a long time coming’: Williamson County firefighters receive first COVID-19 vaccines

Williamson County area first responders received the first round of the COVID-19 vaccine Saturday as part of the phase 1-A vaccine distribution.

Source: KXAN.com

12/26/2020

Brooklyn clinics face criminal probe over unauthorized COVID-19 vaccines

A health-care network with clinics in Boro Park, Bensonhurst and Williamsburg is under a criminal investigation for giving unauthorized COVID-19 vaccines, officials said Saturday. ParCare Community…

Source: New York Post

12/26/2020

Long-Term care facilities to begin receiving COVID-19 vaccines

Long-term care facilities are expected to be receiving COVID-19 vaccines on Sunday.

Source: KOAT New Mexico

12/26/2020

Why two doses of the new COVID-19 vaccines are better that one

Spreading out the supply would give millions more people protection and probably save more lives—but only in the short-term.

Source: Popular Science

12/26/2020

EU countries receive COVID-19 vaccines ahead of rollout | TheHill

Countries in the European Union began receiving their first shipments of the COVID-19 vaccine thi...

Source: The Hill

12/26/2020

If Covid-19 vaccines cause side-effects, who pays: makers or governments?

Some countries have enacted laws to clarify who is liable when vaccines cause adverse effects, but the pandemic poses a greater challenge.

Source: Post Magazine

12/26/2020

City of Hartford orders its first batch of COVID-19 vaccines, plans for roll-out to residents

Hartford has placed its first order for 300 Moderna COVID-19 vaccines, and outfitted its health department with refrigerators to store them in, as the city plans for the much-anticipated roll-out to employees and residents.

Source: Hartford Courant

12/26/2020

Can COVID-19 vaccines get us to herd immunity? 'The jury is definitely still out'

The question of how many people must be vaccinated to reach herd immunity against COVID-19 is of crucial importance. Experts say the number is probably higher than previously thought.

Source: Los Angeles Times

12/25/2020

Pope Francis Makes Christmas Appeal for Nations to Share Covid-19 Vaccines

The pope made his remarks from inside the Vatican instead of before large crowds on St. Peter’s Square, as Christians around the world scaled back or reimagined Christmas traditions.

Source: New York Times