61.29 F
New York
October 18, 2021

Vaccines

Walgreens earnings top estimates, as drugstore gives twice as many Covid vaccines as expected

CNBC
CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Walgreens Boots Alliance on Thursday exceeded Wall Street’s expectations for fiscal fourth-quarter earnings, as the company saw a surge in demand for Covid-19 vaccines amid a growing number of employer mandates. Despite the results, shares were down nearly 3% early Thursday,......

Surgeon General Vivek Murthy discusses COVID booster vaccines and upcoming flu season

CBS News
CBS News – For more and to sign up click here Surgeon General Vivek Murthy discusses COVID booster vaccines and upcoming flu season – CBS News Watch CBSN Live An FDA panel is meeting on booster vaccines as COVID-19 cases continue to decline. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy explains how vaccines......

Three detained in Egypt after coronavirus vaccines found dumped

Reuters
A nurse shows a vial of China’s Sinopharm vaccine against the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) at a mass immunization venue inside Cairo’s International Exhibition Center in Cairo, Egypt June 2, 2021. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh CAIRO, Oct 10 (Reuters) – Egypt’s public prosecution said on Sunday it had ordered the arrest of......

Covid-19 vaccines: Has China made more than other countries combined?

BBC
Data for the export of vaccines provided to us by Airfinity shows that the European Economic Area countries (the EU member states plus Iceland, Lichtenstein and Norway) have so far exported 853,015,179 doses. The figure for the US is 178,592,930 doses. BBC – For more and to sign up click......

Fight over COVID vaccines for children

CBS News
CBS News – For more and to sign up click here Fight over COVID vaccines for children – CBS News Watch CBSN Live If approved, Pfizer’s vaccine for children could be given as early as November. But the Biden administration’s vaccine mandates are being targeted by the attorneys general in......

U.S. will accept WHO-approved COVID-19 vaccines for international visitors

Reuters
A logo is pictured outside a building of the World Health Organization (WHO) during an executive board meeting on update on the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Geneva, Switzerland, April 6, 2021. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse/File Photo WASHINGTON, Oct 8 (Reuters) – The United States will accept the use by international visitors......

They Had the Vaccines and a Plan to Reopen. Instead They Got Cold Feet.

New York Times
New York Times – For more and to sign up click here The country’s experience has become a sobering case study for other nations pursuing reopening strategies without first having had to deal with large outbreaks in the pandemic. For the Singapore residents who believed the city-state would reopen once......

Nearly all major airlines mandate COVID vaccines for staff

CBS News
CBS News – For more and to sign up click here Nearly all major airlines mandate COVID vaccines for staff – CBS News Watch CBSN Live Airline companies are urging their employees to get vaccinated or lose their job. Errol Barnett takes a look at how it could affect holiday......

Regional airlines that fly for the major U.S. carriers aren’t mandating vaccines for staff — yet

CNBC
CNBC – For more and to sign up click here A United Airlines worker services a United Express Embraer 170 passenger aircraft parked on the tarmac at Albuquerque International Sunport in New Mexico. Robert Alexander | Getty Images Major U.S. airlines are increasingly mandating Covid-19 vaccines for employees. Some of......

Dr. Gottlieb sees Covid’s ‘pandemic phase’ ending when antiviral pills, kids’ vaccines available

CNBC
CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Dr. Scott Gottlieb said Wednesday he expects the coronavirus’ “pandemic phase” to be over in the U.S. once vaccines become available for children and Merck‘s antiviral pill is cleared by regulators. The other crucial development is for the highly transmissible Covid......

Inside United Airlines’ Decision to Mandate Coronavirus Vaccines

New York Times
Scott Kirby, the chief executive of United Airlines, reached a breaking point while vacationing in Croatia this summer: After receiving word that a 57-year-old United pilot had died after contracting the coronavirus, he felt it was time to require all employees to get vaccinated. He paced for about half an......

White House presses U.S. airlines to quickly mandate vaccines for staff

Reuters
WASHINGTON, Oct 1 (Reuters) – The White House is pressing major U.S. airlines to mandate coronavirus vaccines for employees by Dec. 8 and showing no signs of extending the deadline, four sources told Reuters on Friday. White House COVID-19 response coordinator Jeffrey Zients spoke to the chief executives of American......

California to mandate student Covid vaccines once FDA gives full approval

Politico
Politico.com – For more and to sign up click here California to mandate student Covid vaccines once FDA gives full approval 1 00:00:00,090 –> 00:00:05,220 >> We recognize good enough never is and that’s why we recognize our responsibility to do more and that’s what we are 2 00:00:05,220 –>......

California first in U.S. to mandate COVID-19 vaccines for schoolkids -governor

Reuters
Coronavirus deaths top 700,000 in United States California requirement would be first statewide SACRAMENTO, Calif., Oct 1 (Reuters) – California will become the first U.S. state to mandate statewide COVID-19 vaccinations for schoolchildren, Governor Gavin Newsom said on Friday as a Reuters tally showed the United States topping 700,000 coronavirus......

Why it’s not possible for the Covid vaccines to contain a magnetic tracking chip that connects to 5G

CNBC
CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Among the conspiracy theories circulating about the coronavirus pandemic, one claim is that Covid-19 vaccines contain microchips that the government or global elites like Bill Gates would use to track citizens. Despite viral videos claiming a chip in the vaccine......

Health officials are buying millions of vaccines for Latin America.

New York Times
New York Times – For more and to sign up click here The Pan American Health Organization has struck a deal with the Chinese manufacturer Sinovac to purchase millions of Covid-19 vaccines for countries in Latin America and the Caribbean as part of an effort to make more shots available......

Unvaccinated Americans say the need for booster shots proves Covid vaccines don’t work, Kaiser survey shows

CNBC
CNBC – For more and to sign up click here A patient receives her booster dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine during an Oakland County Health Department vaccination clinic at the Southfield Pavilion on August 24, 2021 in Southfield, Michigan. Emily Elconin | Getty Images The divide in attitudes......

Covid vaccines don’t increase risk of miscarriage or birth defects, CDC says

CNBC
CNBC – For more and to sign up click here A pregnant woman receives a vaccine for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) at Skippack Pharmacy in Schwenksville, Pennsylvania, U.S., February 11, 2021. Hannah Beier | Reuters Vaccinating against Covid does not increase the risk of miscarriage or birth defects, officials from......

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Click whichever is suitable. Accept Read More