Tuesday January 25-th, 2022

Twitter bans harmful false claims about COVID-19 vaccinations Twitter bans harmful false claims about COVID-19 vaccinations

Government officials reminded the public that the start of COVID-19 vaccines doesn't mean a quick lifting of the nation's border lockdown. Italy is set to receive an initial 1.83 million doses of the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine and will launch its vacc...

Sir Ian McKellen praises NHS after first dose of Pfizer vaccine

It was the first confirmed report of an adverse reaction to the COVID-19 vaccine in the United States, which began administering it on Monday. "We're going to have to find out those things to inform whether that changes recommendations or how this ...

First COVID-19 Vaccines Arrive, Administered in Natrona County

Health Canada has issued a statement urging Canadians to stay away from any fake COVID-19 vaccines that are being sold online. So far, 119 health care workers have been given their first dose of vaccine, according to the Idaho Department of Health ...

Alaskan has allergic reaction after getting Pfizer's Covid-19 vaccine

Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. The first COVID-19 vaccine shots are being administrated to healthcare workers across the U.S., which recorded the highest number of Coronavirus cases and deaths in the w...

Toronto PSW receives country's first Covid-19 vaccination Toronto PSW receives country's first Covid-19 vaccination

A statement from the association says a wave of hospitalizations after the holidays risks disrupting acute care and other services in the new year. "The situation is extremely serious", the OHA says. Officials said they would be vaccinating residen...

Wearing a used mask can be worse than not wearing one at all Wearing a used mask can be worse than not wearing one at all

As such, it is very important to sport a mask and also do it effectively so that it serves its goal. The researchers found that wearing a mask with low (less than 30%) filtration efficiency can be worse than without. The mask also has to be worn ...

WhatsApp Pay goes live in India with four banks as partners WhatsApp Pay goes live in India with four banks as partners

Sharing some timelines, the Facebook backed messaging player said that by the end of this year, buying affordable health insurance coverage from SBI General will be a reality. The company also confirmed that its WhatsApp Payments service was no...

Covid-19: USA issues emergency approval to Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine Covid-19: USA issues emergency approval to Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine

Nursing home residents and healthcare worker will be first line to receive the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine, which the United Kingdom approved last week. President Donald Trump has been pressing for quick approval for the vaccine and tweeted directly at...

West Michigan health organizations launch coronavirus vaccine informational web site

The first shipments of a new Pfizer vaccine arrived at area hospitals Monday, with vaccines starting for frontline health care workers this week. Department employees will receive the vaccines later. The department will keep a small number of the cou...

Manitoba health-care workers get first doses of COVID-19 vaccine Manitoba health-care workers get first doses of COVID-19 vaccine

He added he knows there are hundreds of thousands of people who deserve to receive the vaccine in Manitoba. "I am now safer for my friends and colleagues, and I hope everyone does their part to stop the spread", Penner said in a release from the pr...

COVID-19 vaccination campaign begins in Saudi Arabia COVID-19 vaccination campaign begins in Saudi Arabia

Sandra Lindsay, left, a nurse at Long Island Jewish Medical Center, is inoculated with the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine by Dr. Michelle Chester, Monday, Dec. The health secretary however noted that the vaccine would not be compulsory but optional...

Sir Ian McKellen feels ‘euphoric as he receives Covid-19 Coronavirus Sir Ian McKellen feels ‘euphoric as he receives Covid-19 Coronavirus

Debunked claims about COVID-19 vaccinations will be swiftly removed from Twitter starting next week, the company announced on Wednesday. "We still have to get through the next many months...at least six months before we can say we have enough peopl...

New COVID outbreak hits Sydney

NSW Health has confirmed two new cases of COVID-19 on Sydney's Northern Beaches and warned everyone in the area to be alert for even the mildest of symptoms. To make matters worse, NSW Health this morning revealed that a further two positive cases ...

COVID-19: Alberta reports 1,270 new cases, 16 deaths COVID-19: Alberta reports 1,270 new cases, 16 deaths

Of 742 people with the disease in hospitals across the province, 137 are in ICUs. Ten months after officially recording its first cases, Indonesia has more than 629,000 confirmed coronavirus infections and 19,000 deaths, the highest tallies in Sout...

Easter can be the new Christmas, says Jenrick Easter can be the new Christmas, says Jenrick

The Housing and Communities Secretary Robert Jenrick is urging people to use their "own personal judgement" when visiting family over Christmas. People may also be urged to "stay local" rather than travel across the country. "Why not wait and get t...

U.S. vaccine campaign grows as Covid-19 deaths top 3000

The agency said it is communicating with Pfizer about the issue, but advised health officials not to pool doses from multiple vials. Canada is expected to receive up to four million doses of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine in the first quarter of 202...

Serious Allergic Reaction to COVID-19 Vaccine in Alaska Serious Allergic Reaction to COVID-19 Vaccine in Alaska

A Twitter spokeswoman said the company would work with public health partners to determine what vaccine misinformation items were harmful enough to require removal. Active cases are people who have not recovered. Health Minister Osagie Ehanire ...

Vaccine had robust immune response in Phase 1 trial: Bharat Biotech Vaccine had robust immune response in Phase 1 trial: Bharat Biotech

In California, where health care workers will be among the first to be vaccinated, state health officials are prioritizing hospitals that have adequate storage capacity, serve high-risk populations and have the ability to vaccinate people quickly.

FDA approves first genetically modified pig for food and medical use FDA approves first genetically modified pig for food and medical use

While the approval covers medical uses for GalSafe pigs, the FDA suggests further application processes will be necessary before specific human medical products can be commercially deployed. The pigs are safe to eat for people allergic to the compo...

AdventHealth begins COVID-19 vaccinations for frontline staff in Orlando

Perna went on to say that the same thing happened to two trays of the Pfizer vaccine that were supposed to be distributed in Alabama, with both trays' temperatures dipping to -92 degrees Fahrenheit, as well. The new National Immunisation Solution (NI...

NSW records two new cases of COVID-19 on Sydney's Northern Beaches

Australia's most populous state on Wednesday reported its first coronavirus case in almost two weeks after an airport worker tested positive prompting authorities to suggest global flight crews should also quarantine after arriving. The case was di...

Alaska health worker has serious allergic reaction to Pfizer’s COVID vaccine

USA health authorities warned doctors to watch for rare allergic reactions when they rolled out the first vaccine, made by Pfizer and Germany's BioNTech. She was also given antihistamines. The first people to be called to the clinic will be staff i...

Early-stage testing: Australian Covid vaccine dropped over false positive HIV result Early-stage testing: Australian Covid vaccine dropped over false positive HIV result

Reacting to the CSL news, Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison said abandoning the trial should show Australians the Government and researchers were proceeding carefully. But side effects were seen in the final trials. "We will continue to supp...

Pfizer vaccine shipments to Florida on hold, DeSantis says Pfizer vaccine shipments to Florida on hold, DeSantis says

Cleveland Clinic also received just under 1,000 Pfizer vaccine doses Tuesday , representatives stated. Jennifer Loebick, a registered nurse who works in the ICU at Fairview Hospital, was the first Clinic caregiver to be vaccinated, the health ...

Hospital clarifies vaccine only for helathcare workers

The Indian government has not provided any estimate of the cost of its vaccine programme, though it has said all resources will be provided to protect the population. The vaccine, developed by Pfizer Inc and German partner BioNTech SE, won emerge...

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