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Immunocompromised Americans who had a 3rd COVID-19 shot can now get a 4th, CDC says

On Tuesday, many immunocompromised Americans were eligible for the fourth COVID-19 shot. According to the CDC, the fourth dose may be any
FDA panel recommends Pfizer vaccine for children ages 5 to 11
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FDA panel recommends Pfizer vaccine for children ages 5 to 11

A panel of experts from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), voted in favor of authorizing the Pfizer BioNTech COVID-19 vaccination for children
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Biden under pressure to drop vaccine mandates for federal defense contractors over national security concerns

EXCLUSIVE Republican lawmakers press President Joe Biden for a halt to his vaccination requirements for federal defense contractors, citing concerns
Expert Panel Paves The Way For Pfizer COVID Vaccine For Young Children
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Expert Panel Paves The Way For Pfizer COVID Vaccine For Young Children

A panel of experts from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), voted in favor of authorizing the Pfizer BioNTech COVID-19 vaccination for children
Brazilian Senators Want To Criminally Charge Bolsonaro Over Covid Response — But They Could Face An Uphill Battle
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Brazilian Senators Want To Criminally Charge Bolsonaro Over Covid Response — But They Could Face An Uphill Battle

Topline Multiple news outlets reported Tuesday that a Brazilian Senate committee recommended that President Jair Bolsonaro be charged with crimes
FDA advisers endorse Covid-19 vaccine for kids 5-11 years old
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FDA advisers endorse Covid-19 vaccine for kids 5-11 years old

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention presented data showing that children aged 5-11 years old are "at least equally likely" to contract
This new COVID-19 testing rule makes it harder for some Americans to fly back to the US
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This new COVID-19 testing rule makes it harder for some Americans to fly back to the US

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Delta Wave Subsides: U.S. Infections And Hospitalizations Down At Least 50% From September Peak
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Delta Wave Subsides: U.S. Infections And Hospitalizations Down At Least 50% From September Peak

Topline The U.S. is experiencing a wave of Covid-19 due to the hyper infectious delta variant. New infections and hospitalizations have fallen
Pilot Program Suggests Paying People to Get Vaxxed Might Actually Work
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Pilot Program Suggests Paying People to Get Vaxxed Might Actually Work

The United States has low vaccination rates for COVID-19. They are currently at 50 percent for adults and three medicines for free. Some states offer
Mass burial to relieve overflowing Papua New Guinea morgue as Covid cases surge
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Mass burial to relieve overflowing Papua New Guinea morgue as Covid cases surge

Authorities in Papua New Guinea have approved a mass burial. This is to relieve pressure on Port Moresbys morgue, where bodies are stacked one upon