Nearly 2,000 COVID-19 vaccines spoiled after Boston VA cleaner accidentally unplugs freezer

Nearly 2000 doses of Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine were spoiled at a Boston-area VA facility after a cleaning contractor accidentally loosened a plug for a freezer, according to a report. The shots were discovered by staff at the VA Boston Pharmacy … Read more…

Confidence in Chinese vaccines has taken a hit. But as coronavirus cases grow, some countries are still pushing ahead

Mass public vaccination programs using a Chinese coronavirus vaccine are underway across Indonesia and Turkey, where tens of millions of people are expected to receive doses of the CoronaVac shot made by Beijing-based company Sinovac. CNN.com – RSS Channel – … Read more…

China keeps promising its African allies that coronavirus vaccines for the continent are a priority. But where are they?

China’s Foreign Minister Wang Yi concludes a five-day tour of Africa this weekend without making a single concrete vaccine commitment to a continent hoping a benevolent Beijing will help inoculate its population out of the global coronavirus pandemic. CNN.com – … Read more…

South Africa Skips National Regulatory Approval to Secure Covid-19 Vaccines

The country will start rolling out Covid-19 vaccines without requiring local regulatory approval of the shots, a step that other low- and middle-income nations scrambling to inoculate their populations against the coronavirus are expected to follow. WSJ.com: World News BEST … Read more…

WATCH: What You Need To Know — December 29, 2020: House Votes in Favor of Stimulus Increase — Optimism About Vaccines — Forced Police Search While Naked

1. House Votes in Favor of Stimulus Increase   What You Need To Know: The U.S. House voted on two items Monday. One was the override of a presidential veto of the Defense bill and the second was the proposal … Read more…

AstraZeneca teases ‘winning formula’ for Oxford jab, but WHO warns vaccines alone won’t end pandemic

People are being warned that COVID-19 immunity will “take time to build”, despite the boss of AstraZeneca announcing that scientists working on the Oxford vaccine have found a “winning formula”. UK News – The latest headlines from the UK | … Read more…

Vaccines could unleash a hobbled US economy and spur job growth in 2021. But risks loom.

COVID-19 vaccine likely to spur a strong economy and job growth in 2021 but it depends on Americans’ willingness to be vaccinated and the timetable.        GANNETT Syndication Service SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount … Read more…

Gretchen Whitmer Rips Trump Administration For ‘Slow Walking’ Vaccines As People Die

It’s either “corruption” or “ineptitude,” snaps the Michigan governor. Maybe both. Politics – U.S. Political News, Opinion and Analysis SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your … Read more…

From Elvis to Smokey the Bear: Past examples of public service campaigns applied to vaccines

In the “CBS This Morning” series Vaccinating America, efforts to spread the word about COVID-19 vaccines are covered. A series of ad campaigns in the coming weeks will try to educate people about vaccine safety and effectiveness. CBS News chief … Read more…

As Covid Vaccines Begin Distribution, Look Back On The Pandemic’s Timeline | NBC News NOW

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More than 600 facilities are expected to receive vaccines this week in a massive rollout to stem the spread of coronavirus across the US

With the greenlight of the FDA’s emergency use authorization, Pfizer/BioNTech coronavirus vaccines will be sent out to hundreds of facilities across the United States this week. CNN.com – RSS Channel – HP Hero SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request … Read more…

Dr. Amesh Adalja On Vaccine Hesitancy: ‘We Need To Be Embracing Vaccines, Not Running From Them’

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Rich countries are hoarding Covid-19 vaccines and leaving the developing world behind, People’s Vaccine Alliance warns

Rich countries have bought enough Covid-19 vaccine doses to immunize their populations three times over, an international vaccine watchdog has said, but developing countries are being left behind in the global sprint to end the coronavirus pandemic. CNN.com – RSS … Read more…

Trump Turns Down Extra Vaccines & African Countries Enforce Masks | The Daily Social Distancing Show

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Live updates: Biden to introduce health team members; Trump to tout progress on vaccines

President-elect Joe Biden continues to build his cabinet. On Tuesday, he will introduce his picks for surgeon general, HHS secretary and CDC director, among others. Politics SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and … Read more…

Trump’s Operation Warp Speed promised a flood of covid vaccines. Instead, states are expecting a trickle.

Lower-than-anticipated allocations have spawned widespread confusion and concern in states, which are beginning to grasp the level of vaccine scarcity they will confront in the early going of the massive vaccination campaign. Business BEST DEAL UPDATE:

WATCH: What You Need To Know — December 3, 2020: Stop the Violence — Oprah Winfrey Hopes to Get Out the Vote in Georgia — CDC Votes On First Vaccines

1. Donald Trump: Stop the Violence What You Need To Know: The threats of violence coming from Donald Trump associates are mounting as are comparisons to the mafia. After seeing and hearing enough, a Georgia elections official called on Donald … Read more…

China Drugmakers Face Pressure to Prove Their Covid-19 Vaccines Work

Pressure is mounting on Chinese drugmakers to show clinical evidence that their leading Covid-19 vaccines work, after early data on three Western-developed shots showed promising effectiveness against the disease. WSJ.com: World News BEST DEAL UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to … Read more…

Doctors and nurses want more data before championing vaccines to end the pandemic

Health-care leaders say they are finding unexpected wariness among medical workers about taking the novel vaccines, based on concerns about President Trump’s politicization of the government’s reviews, their rapid development under Operation Warp Speed, and a lack of information about … Read more…

WATCH LIVE: CDC Director Redfield speaks on restarting the American economy, COVID-19 and vaccines

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China Injects Hundreds of Thousands With Experimental Covid-19 Vaccines

A Chinese pharmaceutical company administered two vaccine candidates under an emergency-use condition approved by Beijing in July. Western counterparts have warned against mass vaccinations before rigorous scientific studies are complete. WSJ.com: World News BEST DEAL UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click … Read more…

Germany’s virus response won plaudits. But protests over vaccines and masks show it’s a victim of its own success

It was a woman with blonde dreadlocks who capped off one of the biggest anti-coronavirus demonstrations in Europe on Saturday, which saw tens of thousands of anti-vaxxers, conspiracy theorists and the far-right march through the German capital, Berlin. CNN.com – … Read more…

Germany’s virus response won plaudits. But protests over vaccines and masks show it’s a victim of its own success

It was a woman with blonde dreadlocks who capped off one of the biggest anti-coronavirus demonstrations in Europe on Saturday, which saw tens of thousands of anti-vaxxers, conspiracy theorists and the far-right march through the German capital, Berlin. CNN.com – … Read more…

Dr. Fauci just made it easy to understand why coronavirus vaccines are so promising

Dr. Anthony Fauci gave a new update on coronavirus vaccine research and trials, explaining why he remains cautiously optimistic about COVID-19 vaccine research. The health expert compared COVID-19 and AIDS vaccine research, and explained why a coronavirus vaccine can be … Read more…

Coronavirus vaccines: ‘Encouraging’ early data for some, a trial delay for another and more research ahead

Scientists around the world are racing to develop Covid-19 vaccines and there’s news almost daily about steps forward — this week, there was “encouraging” preliminary data for some vaccine candidates and word from top health officials that the United States … Read more…

A Proposal To Make It Harder For Kids To Skip Vaccines Gives Powerful Voices Pause

As California lawmakers attempt to tighten the rules on childhood vaccinations, they’re getting pushback from unexpected quarters: high-profile officials who support vaccines. In the past few weeks, Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom and the members of the Medical Board of California … Read more…