‘Vaccine tourism’: Perks and problems of travelling to get COVID-19 shots – National

‘Vaccine tourism’: Perks and problems of travelling to get COVID-19 shots - National

When the U.S. state of Florida opened its coronavirus vaccines to anyone above the age of 65 earlier this month, Canadian seniors who were already hunkered down in the southern state for the winter jumped at the opportunity.Snowbirds Perry

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Anti-Vaccine Activists Peddle Theories That Covid Shots Are Deadly, Undermining Vaccination

Anti-Vaccine Activists Peddle Theories That Covid Shots Are Deadly, Undermining Vaccination

Anti-vaccine groups are exploiting the suffering and death of people who happen to fall ill after receiving a covid shot, threatening to undermine the largest vaccination campaign in U.S. history. In some cases, anti-vaccine activists are fabricating stories of deaths

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Covid Vaccine Rollout Leaves Most Older Adults Confused Where to Get Shots

Covid Vaccine Rollout Leaves Most Older Adults Confused Where to Get Shots

Over a month into a massive vaccination program, most older Americans report they don’t know where or when they can get inoculated for covid-19, according to a poll released Friday. Nearly 6 in 10 people 65 and older who have

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Geography Is Destiny: Dentists’ Access to Covid Shots Depends on Where They Live

Geography Is Destiny: Dentists’ Access to Covid Shots Depends on Where They Live

Phil Galewitz, Kaiser Health News Use Our Content It can be republished for free. Dr. Monte Junker, an Oregon dentist, is waiting for his turn to get vaccinated for covid even though he considers himself a front-line health worker. “If

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Delicate Covid Vaccines Slow Rollout — Leading to Shots Given Out of Turn or, Worse, Wasted

Delicate Covid Vaccines Slow Rollout — Leading to Shots Given Out of Turn or, Worse, Wasted

For Heather Suri, a registered nurse in Virginia, the race to vaccinate Americans against covid has thrown up some unprecedented obstacles. The vaccines themselves are delicate and require a fair bit of focus over time. Consider Moderna’s instructions for preparing

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UK government won’t say if it has ethnicity data for covid-19 shots

UK government won’t say if it has ethnicity data for covid-19 shots

By Layal Liverpool People waiting for an injection at the Millennium Point centre in BirminghamJacob King/PA Wire/Bloomberg via Getty Images The body responsible for health in England has not revealed whether it is recording the ethnicity of people vaccinated against

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Online coronavirus vaccine tool estimates when Canadians will get their shots

Online coronavirus vaccine tool estimates when Canadians will get their shots

As coronavirus vaccines are being gradually rolled out across Canada, one lingering question on most people’s minds is when their turn will come to get the shot.Now, an online tool may just be able to help answer that question.

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Second shots of COVID-19 vaccine doses being administered this weekend in New Brunswick – National

Doctors urge high-risk pregnant, breastfeeding women to get access to COVID-19 vaccines

Some New Brunswickers will be rolling up their sleeves for the second time this weekend to receive the second dose of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine, the timing of which experts say could impact its effectiveness.Linda Shannon of Sackville said she

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COVID-19 vaccine rollout hits snag as health workers balk at shots

U.K. first to start using Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine

The desperately awaited vaccination drive against the coronavirus in the U.S. is running into resistance from an unlikely quarter: Surprising numbers of healthcare workers who have seen firsthand the death and misery inflicted by COVID-19 are refusing shots.It is happening

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