Why the UK changed covid-19 AstraZeneca vaccine advice for under-30s

Covid-19 news: EU proposes stricter controls on vaccine exports

By Clare Wilson The UK has restricted the use of the Oxford/AstraZeneca covid-19 vaccine in some age groupsMarco Passaro/Shutterstock Today the UK effectively restricted use of the Oxford/AstraZeneca covid-19 vaccine to people aged 30 and over because of the risk

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Why rare blood clots could be a side effect of AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine

European trust in AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine plummets after blood clot reports - National

The European Medicines Agency has ruled a link is “possible” between the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine and rare but serious blood clots. Now the EU drug regulator says the disorder should be listed as a side effect of the shot.

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Does AstraZeneca covid-19 vaccine cause blood clots in younger people?

Does AstraZeneca covid-19 vaccine cause blood clots in younger people?

By Clare Wilson The AstraZeneca vaccine is rolled out in Canada for those 55 and overSteve Russell/Toronto Star via G On Monday, Canada joined several European countries in suspending use of the Oxford/AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine in younger age groups –

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U.K. finds 30 cases of blood clots after use of AstraZeneca vaccine – National

U.K. finds 30 cases of blood clots after use of AstraZeneca vaccine - National

By Peter Henderson and Julie Steenhuysen Reuters Posted April 1, 2021 9:05 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size -A Larger font Increase article font size A+ British regulators on Thursday said

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Amid AstraZeneca concerns, Trudeau tells Canadians to take the ‘first vaccine’ they’re offered – National

Amid AstraZeneca concerns, Trudeau tells Canadians to take the ‘first vaccine’ they’re offered - National

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is urging Canadians to take the first vaccine they’re offered, as Health Canada hits pause on giving the AstraZeneca jab to those under the age of 55.On Monday, Canada’s National Advisory Committee on Immunization (NACI)

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What People Who’ve Had It Want You to Know

What They Do, How They Work

Blood clots may sound like a problem for older people or those who don’t get up and move around much. But potentially life-threatening clots that form in the veins deep within your body can happen to anyone. Even

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Black Women at Higher Heart Risk During Pregnancy

Heart Disease Is World's No. 1 Killer

WEDNESDAY, Dec. 16, 2020 (HealthDay News) — Although heart problems are rare complications of pregnancy, Black women face a heightened risk — even if they have comfortable incomes and health insurance, a new study finds. It’s well established

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COVID-19 ICU Patients Have High Risk of Clots

COVID-19 ICU Patients Have High Risk of Clots

By Alan Mozes HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Oct. 6, 2020 (HealthDay News) — Hospitalized COVID-19 patients face an increased risk of developing dangerous blood clots, a new review indicates. The odds of a clot are highest for the most

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Blood Clotting Tied to Worse COVID-19 Outcomes

Blood Clotting Tied to Worse COVID-19 Outcomes

By Serena McNiff HealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, Sept. 16, 2020 (HealthDay News) — Most people now know that COVID-19 can cause blood clots, potentially leading to paralysis, stroke, heart attack and death. While it’s not clear precisely how

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Ontario researchers make strides in predicting severity of coronavirus in patients

Ontario researchers make strides in predicting severity of coronavirus in patients

A team from Lawson Health Research Institute and Western University in London, Ont., is reporting groundbreaking discoveries that researchers hope will lead to better outcomes for those seriously ill due to the novel coronavirus.The two small studies, published back-to-back

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