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Do I need a COVID booster? Pfizer says yes, but CDC and FDA warn too soon to know...
As delta variant cases climb, the question is how to protect yourself from the dominant COVID-19 strain. Here's what to know about the debate over vaccine boosters.
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-07-11 00:22 UTC
Covid -19: Pfizer and BioNTech seek approval for a vaccine booster...
"We are prepared for booster doses if and when the science demonstrates that they are needed," FDA and CDC
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-07-09 16:32 UTC
Senator Rand Paul Says 'Enough,' Announces He Is Moving Against Major Mask Mandate...
Sen. Rand Paul wants to ground mask mandates, and he appears to have support from fellow Senate Republicans.
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-07-08 19:34 UTC
Cell phones and cancer: New UC Berkeley study suggests cell phones sharply increase tumor risk...
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New UC Berkeley research draws a strong link between cell phone radiation and tumors, particularly in the brain.
By ceres on 2021-07-07 16:37 UTC
WATCH: Psaki says 'door-to-door outreach' is part of Biden administration's vaccination plan...
Speaking to reporters on Tuesday, White House Press Secretary said that the US will implement "targeted community by community door-to-door outreach" to get more Americans vaccinated.
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-07-06 19:35 UTC
Pfizer Shot Much Less Effective Against Delta, Israel Study Shows — Here's What You Need To Know About Variants And Vaccines...
Data from Israel suggests two doses of the Pfizer shot are 64% effective at preventing symptomatic Covid-19 compared to around 95% in clinical trials.
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-07-06 19:34 UTC
Recent evidence points to natural origin of COVID-19, scientists write in Lancet...
The report published on Monday was compiled by two dozen biologists, ecologists, epidemiologists, physicians, public health experts and veterinarians from around the world.
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-07-06 14:22 UTC
Expert says some parts of the US could become 'breeding grounds' for more COVID-19 variants...
According to CDC data, recent COVID-19 case rates are an average of three times higher in states that have vaccinated a smaller share of their residents than the United States overall.
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-07-06 13:48 UTC
Some Vaccinated People Are Dying of Covid-19. Here's Why Scientists Aren't Surprised....
Almost half the U.K.s recent Covid-19 deaths are of people who have been vaccinated. But doctors and scientists say the figures so far offer reassurance that vaccines offer substantial protection against the Delta variant, particularly after two doses.
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-07-02 15:09 UTC
94% of patients with cancer respond well to COVID-19 vaccines...
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More than 9 of 10 patients with cancer showed good immune response to the COVID-19 mRNA vaccines after receiving both doses, but subsets of high-risk patients did not, according to a study conducted by researchers at the Mays Cancer Center, home to UT Hea
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-07-01 06:39 UTC
Heart inflammation cases after Covid vaccines rise as UK regulators say side-effect is 'very rare'...
HEART inflammation is "possibly" linked with Pfizer and Moderna Covid vaccines, scientists say, as more cases have been found. It comes as UK medicine regulators give the first signal of concern in vaccinated Brits. Cases are being probed by healt
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-06-30 21:05 UTC
Can the Covid vaccine cause myocarditis? Pfizer and Moderna risk plus how to spot the symptoms...
In its latest report of side effects to June 16, it said there have been 88 cases of heart conditions among 27.7 million Pfizer shots - a risk of three in a million. There have been three cases after 73,000 Moderna shots, equivalent to around 41 in a million. There have also been 119 among 44.1
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-06-30 21:05 UTC
Harvard and MIT researchers created a face mask that tests your breath for COVID-19...
Researchers at Harvard and MIT pioneered a biosensor that can test for COVID-19. The sensor is small enough to embed inside a face mask and provides results
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-06-28 17:38 UTC
Remember that research linking more screen time to depression? Not true, says new data...
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New research claims that the evidence for a link between time spent using technology and mental health is fatally flawed.
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-06-26 14:10 UTC
It might take up to a year for people who lost their sense of smell due to COVID-19 to regain it, medical study says...
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Medical researchers found that loss of smell due to COVID-19 can take up to a year to return. The study was published in the JAMA medical journal on June 24.
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-06-26 13:56 UTC
mRNA inventor says young adults shouldn't have to get COVID vaccine...
Dr. Robert Malone, inventor of mRNA technology that's used in the COVID vaccine, told Fox's Tucker Carlson that young adults and teens shouldn't be forced to get the vaccine. But instead lets listen to the interns that write news articles based on laziness to do research, feelings and aiming to
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-06-24 15:31 UTC
The rising stakes of CDC's vaccine meeting about myocarditis cases...
A CDC advisory committee will meet Wednesday to evaluate the risk of heart inflammation in teens who get the Pfizer or Moderna vaccines, Axios' Marisa Fernandez reports.Get market news worthy of your time with Axios Markets. Subscribe for free.Why it
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-06-23 17:29 UTC
BRIEF-U.S. CDC Working Group Says Data So Far Suggest Likely Association Of Myocarditis With mRNA Vaccination In Teens And Young Adults...
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-06-23 17:28 UTC
More than 150 workers who refused COVID-19 vaccine are fired or resign at Houston hospital...
Legal experts say COVID-19 vaccine requirements, particularly in a public health crisis, will probably continue be upheld in court as long as employers provide reasonable exemptions.
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-06-23 15:23 UTC
Study: Recovered COVID-19 patients may need just one dose of Pfizer, Moderna vaccines...
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People who have had COVID-19 may not benefit from the second dose of the two-shot vaccines against the virus, a study published Wednesday by the journal ACS Nano found.
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-06-23 15:22 UTC
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