NPR’s Michel Martin speaks with former FDA scientist Luciana Borio about the decision by an FDA advisory panel to recommend Pfizer booster shots only for certain people at higher risk for COVID-19.
Day: September 18, 2021
NPR’s Michel Martin speaks with Rachel Kentor, pediatric psychologist at Texas Children’s Hospital, about children who have lost their primary caregivers to COVID-19.
CORPUS CHRISTI, TX – The Corpus Christi – Nueces County Public Health District received notification of 10 COVID-19 related deaths. The patients were 7 males and 3 females with ages ranging in their 20’s, 40’s, 50’s, 60’s and 70’s.. Comorbidities included diabetes, hypertension, hypothyroidism and hyperlipidemia. Our condolences […]
SUNBURY — Justin Scholl and Renee Lewis brought their family to the free COVID-19 vaccine clinic held Saturday at Shikellamy State Park after their six-year-old niece was diagnosed with the virus last week. “We were going to get them eventually,” said Lewis, who sat at […]
BOYNTON BEACH — When Dr. Dwight Reynolds learned how few Black Floridians have been vaccinated against COVID-19, he said he wanted to help boost those numbers. So when the city decided to give $100 gift cards to vaccine seekers Saturday at the Ezell Hester Jr. […]
The rule, which will go into effect on Oct. 7, will be required for all outdoor events with at least 10,000 attendees. Children under 12 do not need a negative test result for entry. Masks are required for all attendees regardless of vaccination status.
Do we get braver as get older? I never thought we did. I always thought any tendency to be fearless peaked in our teens or twenties. Look at Alexander the Great. In his early twenties he crossed the Dardanelles, the straits linking the Black Sea […]
More than a million people in England will receive an invitation to book their COVID-19 booster jab. Texts will be sent out on Monday, while letters will be posted to those who are eligible for a third coronavirus vaccine dose later in the week, NHS […]
Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], September 18 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir achieved a new milestone by crossing the one-crore mark in COVID-19 vaccinations on Saturday, Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha informed on Saturday. He further hailed the medical fraternity for their tireless efforts battling with COVID-19 […]
PANAJI: The Goa government on Saturday said casinos will resume operations from Monday on the condition that they adhere to strict COVID-19 protocols, said an official. The decision was taken during a Task Force Committee meeting chaired by Chief Minister Pramod Sawant. The positivity rate […]