Monday January 24-th, 2022

United Kingdom vaccine rollout begins and Well.Me tracker launches United Kingdom vaccine rollout begins and Well.Me tracker launches

Margaret Keenan , who turns 91 in a week, was the first to receive the shot, at a hospital in Coventry, central England. The UK is the first country in the world to start using the Pfizer vaccine after regulators approved its use last week.

Name of Fenn treasure finder revealed - Full show on CBS All Access Name of Fenn treasure finder revealed - Full show on CBS All Access

Fenn announced on June 6 that the treasure had been found but did not say who found it or where. "We congratulate Jack on finding and retrieving the treasure chest, and we hope that this confirmation will help to dispel the conjecture, conspirato...

Rich countries are hoarding the COVID vaccine Rich countries are hoarding the COVID vaccine

Rich nations are amassing doses of COVID-19 vaccines due to which people living in poor countries are set to miss out on jabs next year, campaigners have warned. COVID-19 vaccines and who's buying them The COVID-19 vaccine being developed by Pfiz...

United Kingdom says people with ‘significant’ allergies shouldn’t get BioNTech/Pfizer coronavirus jab United Kingdom says people with ‘significant’ allergies shouldn’t get BioNTech/Pfizer coronavirus jab

Paper records could suffice for them at first, he said. The UK is getting a head start on the project after UK regulators on December 2 gave emergency authorisation to the vaccine produced by United States drugmaker Pfizer and Germany's BioNT...

Biden Names Massachusetts Doctor To Lead CDC Biden Names Massachusetts Doctor To Lead CDC

Walensky promised to "harness the power of American science to fight this virus and prevent unnecessary illness and deaths so that we can all get back to our lives". She has also served as a past chair of the AIDS Research Advisory Council at the Nat...

Canada to get first covid vaccine doses from Pfizer this month Canada to get first covid vaccine doses from Pfizer this month

Coordination of the delivery will be led by former North Atlantic Treaty Organisation commander Maj. The government has bought 40 million doses from the companies, enough to inoculate 20 million people with the two-dose regimen. Maj. -Gen. Dany For...

Covid restrictions to be eased across most of Scotland Covid restrictions to be eased across most of Scotland

Non-essential stores can reopen from 6am on Friday. The rest of the changes, such as cafes, pubs and restaurants being able to reopen, will come into affect from 6pm that day. Current travel restrictions across Scotland will remain in effect, with ...

Britain warns people with ‘significant’ allergic reactions not to take Pfizer vaccine

Canada's health regulator on Wednesday approved Pfizer's Covid-19 vaccine , days ahead of possible approval in the United States, and says it hopes to start giving the shots next week. The MHRA said it would seek further information, and Pfizer a...

Hackers access BioNTech/Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine data in cyberattack on European Union regulator Hackers access BioNTech/Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine data in cyberattack on European Union regulator

The Amsterdam-based agency, which is evaluating requests for conditional marketing authorisation for coronavirus vaccines, says it has launched a full investigation in close co-operation with law enforcement and other entities. The cyberattack on t...

France may have to delay unwinding COVID-19 lockdown as cases plateau France may have to delay unwinding COVID-19 lockdown as cases plateau

Some 25,914 patients were hospitalized, of whom 3,088 are in intensive care units, down by 451 and 110 respectively. However, the downward trend in infections has flattened, with the number of confirmed new cases rising to above 13,000 on Tuesday.

One new COVID-19 related death reported in Northern Health

There are now 207 active cases of the virus across the health authority, which includes Vancouver Island and parts of B.C.'s central coast. During that time, seven people have died of the virus in the health authority, while 521 have recovered.

India says it may approve vaccine in weeks, outlines plan India says it may approve vaccine in weeks, outlines plan

A new report by People's Vaccine Alliance - a group which includes Amnesty International, Oxfam, Global Justice Now and others - claims that wealthy nations have hoarded enough doses to vaccinate their population three times over. Moderna's vacc...

Ontario reports 33 new COVID-19 cases in Ottawa, almost 1900 provincewide

The Ontario government could receive its first shipments of a COVID-19 vaccine as early as next week. "Celebrating at a distance is the best way to support healthcare professionals, and it is a small price to pay compared to the grief of those who ...

BMW creates data hub with Amazon to boost efficiency BMW creates data hub with Amazon to boost efficiency

BMW has developed a data hub with Amazon's cloud computing division , in a sign of how companies are increasingly using "big data" to try to boost efficiency. "We're leveraging AWS's comprehensive set of cloud services to develop insightful new prod...

Govt Clarifies On Importation Of Chinese Vaccine For Covid 19 Govt Clarifies On Importation Of Chinese Vaccine For Covid 19

In order to augment the cold-chain requirement for the storage of Covid-19 vaccine, the Union Health Ministry in consultation with states/Union Territories has assessed the additional requirement for cold-chain storage facilities like walk-in coole...

Warning after pair suffer reactions to Coronavirus vaccine Warning after pair suffer reactions to Coronavirus vaccine

Medical staff will contact people to arrange appointments, and most will have to wait until next year before there is enough vaccine to expand the programme. Representatives from Pfizer and Moderna , which has another viable vaccine, turned down inv...

Coronavirus: Rich countries hoarding COVID vaccines, campaigners warn

The European Union and 11 countries including the U.S., Canada, the United Kingdom, which represent only 14 percent of the global population, have signed deals for a whopping 53 percent of the vaccine products available from those developers, leavi...

Chinese COVID-19 vaccine arrives in Indonesia

Those wealthy nations have purchased enough doses to vaccinate their entire populations three times over by the end of 2021 if the vaccine candidates now in clinical trials are approved for use. The organisation urged support for a proposal made by...

United Kingdom becomes first country to approve COVID-19 vaccine United Kingdom becomes first country to approve COVID-19 vaccine

The MHRA's decision [announced December 2] is based on a rolling submission, including data from the Phase 3 clinical study, which demonstrated a vaccine efficacy rate of 95% in participants without prior SARS-CoV-2 infection (first primary objective...

County records 2 more COVID-19 deaths County records 2 more COVID-19 deaths

Kyle has tallied 2,563 total cases, including 332 active cases. The number of coronavirus cases in Tennessee is 414,749 on Tuesday with 6,019 new cases. The DeKalb County Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in DeKalb reported 30 cases (27 in staff an...

How 10 million Pfizer-BioNTech virus vaccine doses will work in Australia How 10 million Pfizer-BioNTech virus vaccine doses will work in Australia

After vaccination , the immune system is prepared to respond quickly and forcefully when the body encounters the real disease-causing organism. The Pfizer vaccine must be transported at super-cooled temperatures, and comes in batches of 975 doses...

Regina Public Schools announce move to temporary remote learning Regina Public Schools announce move to temporary remote learning

Remote learning will begin again on December 9 with plans to return January 4. A spokesperson for Regina Catholic Schools said the division is monitoring the situation, but doesn't have plans at this time to move to remote learning at all schools.

Covid-19 vaccine: First person receives Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine in UK Covid-19 vaccine: First person receives Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine in UK

The first 800,000 doses will go to people over 80 who are either hospitalized or already have outpatient appointments scheduled, and nursing home workers. How effective is the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine? Race relations campaigner Dr Hari Shukla, 87...

Bahrain second in the world to approve Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine Bahrain second in the world to approve Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine

After the second dose, you get optimal immunity anywhere from seven to 10 days after the second dose". The Public Health Agency of Canada is working with all levels of industry, government and health agencies to have 14 locations across Canada read...

Livestream: Biden Introduces Health Team, Including Becerra, Walensky : Biden Transition Updates Livestream: Biden Introduces Health Team, Including Becerra, Walensky : Biden Transition Updates

Everyone for the first 100 days of my administration will wear masks. The coronavirus has killed more than 283,000 Americans and caused millions to lose their jobs. In that post, he succeeded Vice President-elect Kamala Harris. "And it is long over...

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