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Jordan to begin COVID-19 vaccination drive by February - Health minister

Jordan to begin COVID-19 vaccination drive by February - Health minister

Back in October, the federal government recommended states expand their list of vaccine providers. "[It's] just a moment of hope, a moment of a potential change of the course that we're on with the ...

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First coronavirus vaccines arrive at UW Medical Center in Seattle

The rollout officially began with the first shot being administered to a critical care nurse in ny. "We're pretty confident that we won't be getting any of what gets to the state first". As Wisconsi...

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[Teams] Fulham vs Liverpool: Confirmed line-ups from Craven Cottage

[Teams] Fulham vs Liverpool: Confirmed line-ups from Craven Cottage

Fulham welcomed back 2,000 supporters to Craven Cottage for the first time since February, something which Klopp believes had an impact in bringing Liverpool's 18-match winning streak against newly-...

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Putin Congratulates Biden, Says

Putin Congratulates Biden, Says "Ready For Collaboration"

Then, Biden will be inaugurated at noon on January 20. Mr Trump has yet to publicly signal his plans to concede. So, we have to, of course, keep watching that space, especially, I should say qui...

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Canada administers first doses of COVID-19 vaccine

Representatives of several other local health care facilities said they anticipated the initial shipments to arrive on Tuesday, including at Tufts Medical Center, Boston Children's Hospital, and UMass...

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Island Health COVID-19 cases steadily confirmed throughout weekend

Henry said Vancouver Island would receive its vaccines the following week. "It's reaching a breaking point if we don't slow down". Provincial Health Officer Doctor Bonnie Henry says the first immu...

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Mason County COVID-19 Report Monday: 1 Death, 38 New Cases

Mason County COVID-19 Report Monday: 1 Death, 38 New Cases

This comes after 383 new cases and seven additional deaths for the county over the weekend. Since its last report on Friday the health department today added 87 new positive cases to its data, bring...

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Survey shows more Canadians willing to take vaccine — Attitude change

Survey shows more Canadians willing to take vaccine — Attitude change

Canada has not yet made a public commitment to donate, or said what would be considered excess. Oxfam urged Canadians to show more compassion to poorer people. But while more in this country express a...

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Quebec to begin inoculating against COVID-19 as first vaccines arrive

Quebec to begin inoculating against COVID-19 as first vaccines arrive

Gov. Ige and Dr. Char expressed their gratitude to health care providers around the state for the critical role they play in vaccinating essential health care workers and others. At Boston Children's ...

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Personal support worker becomes first Ontarian to get COVID-19 vaccine

In Ontario, 6,000 doses of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine arrived on Sunday. She joined Rekai since 1988 and has worked throughout the pandemic, Smith said in a statement. The jets delivered the shipme...

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Pfizer, Moderna COVID vaccines could be ready for USA use in weeks

Pfizer, Moderna COVID vaccines could be ready for USA use in weeks

They expect to have 1.3 billion doses ready next year. Pharmaceutical companies Pfizer and BioNTech are to seek emergency government approval for their coronavirus vaccine , as the United State...

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Ontario COVID-19 vaccine rollout begins Monday in Toronto

A second mRNA vaccine from Moderna is expected to receive Health Canada regulatory approval soon and others are in the pipeline. The Food and Drug Administration late Friday granted an emergency use ...

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New Cases; One Additional Death

New Cases; One Additional Death

It was the most single-day cases reported since December 1. There have been 264 new cases of coronavirus in the Republic . A total of 2,704 people in the county, including 1,314 from Warren, have...

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First case of coronavirus detected in wild mink

First case of coronavirus detected in wild mink

Several workers at the Utah mink farms tested positive for COVID-19, including some who had no symptoms. The BC SPCA is demanding a moratorium on mink farming in the province after a COVID-19 out...

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BC health officials announce 2,146 new COVID-19 cases since Friday

The first British Columbians to get the COVID-19 vaccine will be doing so Tuesday. It will be available next week in every health authority across the province. There are 11,177 people under active ...

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Governor Newsom on FDA's Emergency Use Authorization for a COVID-19 Vaccine

Governor Newsom on FDA's Emergency Use Authorization for a COVID-19 Vaccine

The emergency use authorization allows the vaccine to be distributed in the USA, with the agency noting clear evidence the vaccine may be effective in preventing COVID-19 and the benefits outweigh the...

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Frontline worker the first to receive COVID-19 vaccine in Florida

Frontline worker the first to receive COVID-19 vaccine in Florida

Tampa General Hospital is certainly one of 5 pilot hospital websites within the state of Florida to get a few of the first doses of the vaccine. DeSantis says shipments arrived at TGH, Broward Memor...

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COVID Vaccine Ships as FDA Reassures the Public

Those eligible for the vaccine will be contacted or provided information about being vaccinated and should not reach out to hospitals or health care providers for information, the agency said. The ini...

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Truman Medical Center receives initial doses of Pfizer vaccine

Truman Medical Center receives initial doses of Pfizer vaccine

Aamina Akhtar was the first to get a vaccination. Singapore's announcement came after the United States launched its vaccine programme, with cargo planes and trucks carrying coronavirus vaccine ...

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COVID-19 vaccine arrives at Ottawa Hospital

The rolling seven day average now sits at 1,841, down from 1,872 on Friday. "Make no mistake there is a long road ahead of us, but what this represents is hope and proof that this pandemic will come t...

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Coronavirus vaccine news and updates from around the world

Coronavirus vaccine news and updates from around the world

Quebec is expected to be the first province to administer the vaccine. Once facilities receive shipments , the vaccines could start that day for front-line healthcare workers, the department said. In...

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New coronavirus variant may be linked to faster spread in England - Hancock

New coronavirus variant may be linked to faster spread in England - Hancock

More than 40% of citizens were placed in the highest risk category. However London , whose 9 million people and world-leading financial centre make it the engine of the British economy, is now onl...

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Covid: London to move into tier 3 as infections rise

Pubs closing from tomorrow night will join the 16,010 pubs already in tier three in areas including Greater Manchester, Kent and Bristol. MPs briefed on the plans said a sharp rise in cases mean...

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U.S. administers first coronavirus vaccine; Donald Trump congratulates Americans

U.S. administers first coronavirus vaccine; Donald Trump congratulates Americans

It's the weapon to win the war", he continued. "Because when you get yourself vaccinated, you are not just protecting yourself", said PM Lee. The vaccine, which requires two doses for full inocu...

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You Can't Get the COVID Vaccine If You're This Age, CDC Says

It is unclear when precisely other provinces are set to receive the vaccine, though officials have said the roll-out is expected to take place this week. She also outlined guidance about potential all...

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COVID-19 cases explained in charts

COVID-19 cases explained in charts

India reported one of the lowest cases per million population in the world (158) in the last seven days; much lower than many other countries of the western hemisphere, it underlined. A total of 1,43,...

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First coronavirus vaccines arrive in Ohio

First coronavirus vaccines arrive in Ohio

By the end of Monday, at least 300,000 Americans will have died from complications related to COVID-19, according to Johns Hopkins University data , and more than 16 million have been infected. The...

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Singapore approves Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine

The new results are based on data from 22,714 participants in the trial, and were published after 78 confirmed coronavirus cases were reported among the group, researchers at the Gamaleya Institute ...

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Singapore approves use of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine

Singapore approves use of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine

In the first control point of data analyses the vaccine demonstrated 92% calculated efficacy rate while at the second point efficacy rate was 91.4%. COLUMBUS, Ohio -The first doses of the coronaviru...

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AstraZeneca buying drug developer Alexion for $39 billion

Pharmaceutical giant AstraZeneca has said it is buying a U.S. drug company in a deal worth 39 billion United States dollars (£29 billion). Subject to receipt of regulatory clearances and approval by s...

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London likely to move into toughest tier of Covid-19 restrictions

London likely to move into toughest tier of Covid-19 restrictions

The main difference between the top two tiers is that bars and restaurants, which can stay open under certain conditions in tier two, must close their doors in tier three and can only operate takeaway...

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Bahrain Approves Chinese Firm Sinopharm’s Covid-19 Vaccine

Bahrain Approves Chinese Firm Sinopharm’s Covid-19 Vaccine

The NHRA further verified the quality of the vaccine by reviewing the scientific data behind the manufacturing process and the stability of the product, in addition to ensuring the manufacturer's comm...

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Tri-County Area Reports Six More COVID-19 Deaths

Tri-County Area Reports Six More COVID-19 Deaths

It is the second time in three days that the number of Covid-19 cases in Longford, which were notified to the Health Protection Surveillance Centre, are in double digits. In Ontario , officials are r...

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US CDC Director Signs Recommendation To Use Pfizer-BioNTech's Vaccine

Wilson. Trucks with Pfizer's vaccine rolled out Sunday. When states were told their first-round allocations earlier this month, the figures were based on the 6.4 million Pfizer doses that were r...

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Ronan Glynn - Three quarters likely to accept Covid-19 vaccine

Ronan Glynn - Three quarters likely to accept Covid-19 vaccine

This week the United Arab Emirates said clinical trials of Sinopharm's vaccine - including 31,000 volunteers across 125 nationalities in the federation of sheikdoms - found 86% efficacy . Peru has ...

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