New developments in the COVID-19 pandemic has one leading epidemiologist re-evaluating his own advice. Dr. Michael Osterholm supported sending children back to school. He said the virus was not a major threat to children. Now, the situation has changed.
The president of the Southern Baptist Convention, America’s largest evangelical denomination, posted a photo on Facebook last week of him getting the COVID-19 vaccine. It drew more than 1,100...
Getting a flu shot is not the same thing as getting a COVID-19 vaccination. If it were, the world would be in a very different place right now.
Ohio found 4,000 unreported Covid-19 deaths. West Virginia found 168. They, along with others, show how tracking the pandemic in real time is still challenging officials.
Denmark became at least the sixth European country to scale back the use of AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine after some people who received it developed blood clots.
Mr. Biden is expected to announce the order during an event with the heads of Johnson & Johnson and Merck.
Vaccination against COVID-19 is important to seal the pandemic and will be important for return travel. But even if you have been vaccinated, experts warn travelers to continue practicing the health standards introduced during the epidemic.
As the COVID-19 vaccine rolls out nationwide, fully vaccinated Americans can gather with other vaccinated people indoors without wearing a mask or social distancing, according to long-awaited guidance from federal health officials.
A Swiss biotech company will manufacture Russia's "Sputnik V" COVID-19 vaccine in facilities across Italy, the firm announced Monday.
Russian intelligence agencies have been sharing false and misleading information to undermine confidence in COVID-19 vaccines from Pfizer and other drugmakers, a report said Sunday.
Italy is reportedly blocking the export of a shipment of AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccines to Australia due to the company’s failure to deliver all its promised doses to the European Union.
Eligible citizens can self-register for a COVID-19 vaccine on the CoWIN online portal, or the Aarogya Setu app. At the time of writing, both platforms were not functioning properly. Some people in out ream couldn’t register on the CoWIN website, and the Aarogya Setu app also did not allow us to register either. The process fails in the initial OTP process only, not allowing users to go ahead.
On the portal, users will need to register to gain access to all the features on the site. This search from MapmyIndia is also included on the CoWIN site, where people can register for vaccination. Once logged in, press current location in the search box or enter your address or place name or eLoc of interest. eLoc is the 6-character digital address for any place across India, a precise pin code representing the doorstep of any place.Click on Vaccination Centres option in the left menu. The platform will offer a list of options nearby and its distance from your location.
Indian COVID-19 vaccine makers Serum Institute of India (SII) and Bharat Biotech have been targeted by a Chinese state-backed hacking group, cyber intelligence firm Cyfirma has said. COVID-19 vaccines produced by the two companies are being used in the country's immunisation campaign.
Twitter said it would apply warnings to tweets that contain misleading information about COVID-19 vaccines and implement a strike system of enforcement that could see users permanently banned for repeat violations.
Early trial data and government's refusal to approve the shot for over-65s, despite mounting evidence that it works well, have led to thousands of doses going unused.
Providers across the state reported a total of 1,751 COVID-19 vaccine doses have been wasted, according to data 13 Investigates obtained Friday afternoon. At least 25 of those doses were in Harris County.
With multi-billion funding initiatives publicly disclosed by various government agencies, and private investors, various leading pharma companies are…
The Biden administration's Covid-19 team spent its first virtual briefing Wednesday addressing vaccine distribution problems and questions about a vaccine stockpile that top officials said does not exist.
With the US now tallying more than 25 million Covid-19 cases, experts say now is the time to double down on safety measures and speed up vaccine rollouts before a variant further surges infections.
Life after COVID-19 - This is how life will surely change after Coronavirus: ✅Focus on the healthcare system ✅New travel documents We will have a vaccine and new, approved treatments based on millions of patients’ data. We will have new public health protocols too for how to prevent another calamity of this scale. These are for sure.However, what’s also for sure is that the life that we get back to will be significantly different from the one we had before the outbreak. From healthcare workers suffering from PTSD through new habits to a need for a shift in the point-of-care, we analyze how life will change after COVID-19, and also how life can and should change post-COVID-19 in a medical point of view.
LONDON (AP) — The European Medicines Agency said Tuesday that AstraZeneca and Oxford University have submitted an application for their COVID-19 vaccine to be licensed across the European...
MADRID (AP) — The Spanish capital of Madrid was still trying to get back on its feet Monday after a 50-year record snowfall that paralyzed large parts of central Spain and was hampering the...
Moderna became the third Covid-19 vaccine to be authorized for use in the UK, the country's Department of Health said in a press release on Friday.
A new study provides early evidence that a Covid-19 vaccine might be effective against two new coronavirus strains first identified in South Africa and the UK, despite a concerning mutation.
The mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has declared a “major incident” in the English capital “due to the rapid spread of the coronavirus (...) and the increase of Covid-19 cases in hospitals, which has left the NHS at risk of being overwhelmed,” according to a statement published on the Mayor’s office website on Friday.
President-elect Joe Biden will aim to release nearly every available dose of the coronavirus vaccine when he takes office, a break with the Trump administration's strategy of holding back half of US vaccine production to ensure second doses are available.
The Miami-Dade County Medical Examiner is investigating the death of a doctor weeks after he received a Covid-19 vaccine, according to Darren Caprara, director of operations at the medical examiner's office.
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 no
Driven by increasing demand for preventive healthcare, the vaccine contract manufacturing market is anticipated to grow at an annualized rate of 9.8%, till 2026
Overall, the dendritic cell- and tumor cell-based cancer vaccines market is expected to grow at a healthy annualized rate of 20.7%, till 2030
State health officials in New York are investigating a New York City health care provider regarding an alleged violation of protocol as part of the state's rollout of the coronavirus vaccine.
A Boston doctor suffered a serious allergic reaction to Moderna’s coronavirus vaccine, the first of its kind documented, a report said Friday. Dr....
The market for cold chain logistics services for biopharmaceutical products and human organs, is expected to grow at an annualized rate of over 9.8% till 2030
The vaccine contract manufacturing market is projected to grow at an annualized rate of over 8% during the time period 2019-2030.
Market Research report on the future of novel vaccine delivery devices with focus on current market landscape and future growth opportunities
Driven by the growing research and development efforts by global players, therapeutic agent for novel coronavirus (COVID-19) could soon be approved
Market research report on global preventive vaccines with a focus on current market landscape, challenges and future growth opportunities
The Moderna vaccine is 94.5% effective against coronavirus, according to early data released Monday by the company, making it the second vaccine in the United States to have a stunningly high success rate.
Two major clinical trials for coronavirus vaccines are resuming in the United States, after being paused over safety concerns.
Meanwhile, FDA expands investigation into other leading candidate by AstraZeneca and Oxford after serious illness during trial.
This year, given the dual risk of flu and COVID-19, make it a priority to get it as recommended by the end of October and be aware, you may need to find a different place to get the shot.
With the Covid-19 pandemic spreading rapidly around the globe, getting the flu vaccine takes on new urgency. An annual flu shot is a safe, inexpensive way for you and your family to stay healthy.
Top U.S. infectious diseases expert Anthony Fauci said on Thursday it is unlikely a COVID-19 vaccine will be ready by the end of October, but that it is not impossible.
A Covid-19 vaccine developed and tested in Russia generated neutralizing antibodies in dozens of study subjects, and while the vaccine often caused side effects such as fever, those side effects were mostly mild, according to data published Friday in the medical journal The Lancet.