JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — First lady Jill Biden visited one of the states least vaccinated against COVID-19 on Tuesday, encouraging residents of Mississippi to get their shots and telling them, “The White House, our administration — we care about you.”. “I’m here today to ask all of the people who...
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Scientists are studying how well COVID-19 vaccines work against the delta variant of SARS-CoV-2. We discuss the latest findings. The delta variant of SARS-CoV-2, which was first identified in India, is now the dominant form of the virus in the United Kingdom. In the United States, at least 10% of new cases are with this variant.
"I want to wait and watch." This is a peculiar response I receive from my friends and some family members in the United States when I ask them about their thoughts on COVID-19 vaccination. This is a peculiar response for a couple of reasons: COVID-19 vaccines are exceptionally effective, are now readily available and are the best way to end the pandemic and return to normalcy.
Blythe, CAPosted byBlythe Updates
Here are several locations where you can find the vaccine in Blythe: 1. 301 W Hobsonway 760-922-3511; 2. 616 E Hobsonway 760-922-9867;
La Grande, ORPosted byLa Grande Today
Here are several locations where you can find the vaccine in La Grande: 1. 2212 Island Ave #201 541-963-8696; 2. 2111 Adams Ave 541-663-2705;
Douglas, WYPosted byDouglas News Beat
Here are several locations where you can find the vaccine in Douglas: 1. 1900 E Richards St 307-358-1706; 2. 1202 E Richards St (307) 358-5077;
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Top administration health officials joined with a host of groups representing physicians, hospitals, nurses and others to endorse the safety of COVID-19 vaccines for adolescents. The joint statement from more than a dozen federal and professional groups on Wednesday followed a meeting of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's...
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Your next dose of the COVID vaccine, a booster shot that will protect citizens against rapidly spreading variants like the Delta strain, could be needed as soon as this fall. The Delta variant, which is expected to become the dominate virus mutation in the U.S. by August, will require previously vaccinated Americans to receive a booster shot, according to Dr. Rochelle Walensky, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Rensselaer, INPosted byRensselaer News Beat
Here are several locations where you can find the vaccine in Rensselaer: 1. 107 N Cullen St (219) 866-5400; 2. 550 S College Ave 219-866-4156; 3. 905 S College Ave 219-866-0266;
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Both the AstraZeneca and Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccines maintained effectiveness against the Delta variant in a recent study, with researchers noting "no evidence of widespread complete escape from neutralization." The study, of which a pre-proof appeared in Cell, said it would "seem likely from these results" that the vaccines would provide protection against the B.1.617 variant, "though an increase in breakthrough infections may occur as a result of the reduced neutralizing capacity of sera."
Atmore, ALPosted byAtmore News Alert
Here are several locations where you can find the vaccine in Atmore: 1. 1504 S Main St 251-446-7550; 2. 911 N Main St 251-368-1403;
BRUSSELS, June 23 (Reuters) - At the height of Europe's vaccine supply crisis in March, Johnson & Johnson's (J&J) single-dose COVID-19 vaccine was touted as a game-changer. But two months into its rollout, the shot has the lowest uptake of all four approved vaccines. Supply problems, safety concerns, improved deliveries...
Angela Merkel, the German chancellor, was given the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine for her second dose after receiving Oxford-AstraZeneca’s shot in April, according to reports. The BBC, citing a government spokesman, reported on Tuesday that Merkel received the Moderna jab in recent days. Millions of doses of AstraZeneca have been safely administered in Europe, but concerns linger over a rare type of blood clot seen in an extremely small number of recipients.