Covid-19 news: EU drugs regulator reviewing Johnson & Johnson vaccine

Covid-19 news: EU drugs regulator reviewing Johnson & Johnson vaccine

By Michael Le Page , Clare Wilson , Jessica Hamzelou , Sam Wong , Graham Lawton , Adam Vaughan , Conrad Quilty-Harper and Layal Liverpool Olivier Tchimou, a student pharmacist administers the vaccine to a student in Riggleman Hall.Stephen Zenner/SOPA

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RBC giving staff an extra day off this year as workers feel ‘more exhausted’ – National

RBC giving staff an extra day off this year as workers feel ‘more exhausted’ - National

Royal Bank of Canada is giving staff an extra day off this year as workers report feeling more burnt out than ever as the COVID-19 pandemic drags on.“Many of you have told us you’re feeling more exhausted now than

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Some U.S. areas stop using J&J COVID-19 vaccine after ‘adverse reaction’ reports – National

A look at the difference between COVID-19 vaccine efficacy and effectiveness - National

Following the shutdown of a mass vaccination site in Colorado after 11 people reported “adverse reactions” to the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 jab, a county in North Carolina also paused its use on Thursday.The decision came “out of an

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Researchers racing to develop one vaccine for all coronaviruses – National

Researchers racing to develop one vaccine for all coronaviruses - National

As vaccines roll out across the globe to protect against COVID-19 and its known variants, researchers around the world are in a race to find a universal vaccine that could protect against the current strain of the coronavirus as

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Paid sick days vs. federal benefit: Why advocates say both are needed to fight COVID-19 – National

Quebec adds 656 new COVID-19 cases, 4 deaths as vaccination effort continues

Experts and advocates alike are calling on the provinces to implement a paid sick day program, as essential workers spend their days surrounded by potential exposures to COVID-19.And with new variants on the rise, there’s a new urgency in

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COVID-19 patient receives world’s 1st living-donor lung transplant in Japan – National

COVID-19 patient receives world’s 1st living-donor lung transplant in Japan - National

Doctors in Japan announced Thursday they have successfully performed the world’s first transplant of lung tissue from living donors to a patient with severe lung damage from COVID-19.The recipient, identified only as a woman from Japan’s western region of

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Covid-19 news: Italy, Spain, Belgium limit use of AstraZeneca vaccine

Covid-19 news: Italy, Spain, Belgium limit use of AstraZeneca vaccine

By Michael Le Page , Clare Wilson , Jessica Hamzelou , Sam Wong , Graham Lawton , Adam Vaughan , Conrad Quilty-Harper and Layal Liverpool A health worker checks the patients queue during the COVID-19 vaccination campaign with AstraZeneca vaccine

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Upper Hammonds Plains church hosts province’s first African Nova Scotian vaccination clinic

Upper Hammonds Plains church hosts province’s first African Nova Scotian vaccination clinic

Reverend Andrea Anderson was the first person to receive a COVID-19 vaccine at the province’s first African Nova Scotian vaccination clinic on Thursday.“I’ve been long awaiting this so I’ve been excited about getting this,” Anderson said.The clinic was held

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Concerns over AstraZeneca grow as Australia, Philippines, African Union curb COVID-19 shots – National

With 300,000 AstraZeneca doses set to expire April 2, will provinces use them up? - National

Australia and the Philippines limited use of AstraZeneca‘s COVID-19 vaccine on Thursday, while the Africa Union dropped plans to buy the shot, dealing further blows to the company’s hopes to deliver a vaccine for the world.The vaccine – developed with

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Covid-19 news: UK to offer under-30s alternative to AstraZeneca jab

Covid-19 news: UK to offer under-30s alternative to AstraZeneca jab

By Michael Le Page , Clare Wilson , Jessica Hamzelou , Sam Wong , Graham Lawton , Adam Vaughan , Conrad Quilty-Harper and Layal Liverpool A vial of AstraZeneca vaccine, inside the vaccine preparation room of the vaccination center in

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