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US CDC recommends third dose of Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines for immunocompromised people

Immunocompromised people who received the Pfizer or Moderna COVID-19 vaccines should receive a third dose to improve their chances of developing an adequate antibody response, the US Centers for Disease Control recommended earlier this month. The recommendation applies to people who are receiving immunosuppressive treatment for cancer and to people with HIV with low CD4… Read More »

C.D.C. Recommends Covid Vaccines During Pregnancy

The Coronavirus Outbreak liveCovid-19 Updates Coronavirus Map and Cases FAQ: Delta Variant Delta Variant Map Risks in School Advertisement Continue reading the main story Supported by Continue reading the main story C.D.C. Recommends Covid Vaccines During Pregnancy New research shows the shots do not increase risk of miscarriage, the agency said, but the risks of severe… Read More »

WHO says Covid is spreading faster than the global distribution of vaccines

Funeral workers wearing personal protective equipment carry a casket during the burial of a COVID-19 victim, amid a nationwide coronavirus disease (COVID-19) lockdown, at the Olifantsvlei cemetery, south-west of Joburg, South Africa January 6, 2021. Siphiwe Sibeko | Reuters The global spread of Covid-19 is moving faster than the global distribution of vaccines, World Health… Read More »

Trump knew testing Covid-19 vaccines would take months, Woodward book shows

Trump also suggests that’s why he initially pushed so hard for the use of the malaria drug hydroxychloroquine, because the malaria drug had already been tested and approved for other uses. “Well, we’re doing great on vaccines,” Woodward quotes Trump as saying in his latest book, “Rage.” “The problem with a vaccine is a vaccine… Read More »