Vaccinations

Singapore and Malaysia reopen the land border amid concerns about the Omicron variant

SINGAPORE, Nov. 29 (Reuters) – Singapore and Malaysia reopened one of the world’s busiest land borders on Monday, allowing vaccinated travelers to cross after nearly two years of closings due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Although travelers welcomed the opportunity to meet up with family and friends, there were concerns that …

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NB COVID-19 summary: Eight schools offer post-school vaccinations, one teenager has been hospitalized

New Brunswick reported 95 new cases of COVID-19 and 44 other recoveries on Thursday, bringing the number of active cases in the province to 743 versus 692. Fifty-five people are hospitalized with COVID-19, including 18 in intensive care, Public Health said in a press release. One of the people in …

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COVID vaccination rates among young people are lagging behind in some mass communities – NBC Boston

While it feels like the big boost is over, there is still a lot of work to be done in some communities in Massachusetts when it comes to vaccinating teenagers against COVID-19. A coalition releases new data on vaccination inequalities in the state in hopes that it will be resolved. …

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New app to track COVID vaccinations, tests developed by Peoria native

Karl Wagner ventured far from The Knolls district in Central Peoria. For almost 30 years with the US Central Intelligence Agency, he was stationed around the globe. Now that COVID-19 affects almost every aspect of life, Wagner helped create a cell phone application that could make traveling and working easier. …

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Adult Approved mRNA Vaccine Booster Vaccinations – Precision Vaccinations

Atlanta (Precision vaccinations) The director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Rochelle P. Walensky, MD, MPH, announced her support for the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP’s expanded COVID-19 vaccination recommendation) on November 19, 2021 ) known. Booster vaccinations, third doses, are now approved for all …

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Opinion: It’s time to make vaccinations mandatory | Opinion | DW

We journalists are usually a die-hard bunch. We try not to let emotions influence our work. In principle a good approach. Because our job is to observe and analyze the world around us, to compare and contextualize different perspectives and to point out defects and errors. But when you stare …

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