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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
Congress Didn’t Give OSHA Authority to Impose Vaccine Mandates
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Congress Didn’t Give OSHA Authority to Impose Vaccine Mandates

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration will soon require that 80 million Americans get vaccinated. You could be one of them. One problem:
FDA panel recommends Pfizer's low-dose Covid vaccine for kids ages 5 to 11
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FDA panel recommends Pfizer's low-dose Covid vaccine for kids ages 5 to 11

Tuesday's recommendation by a key advisory committee of the Food and Drug Administration was to lower the doses of BioNTech and Pfizer's Covid-19
Why people believe Covid conspiracy theories: could folklore hold the answer?
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Why people believe Covid conspiracy theories: could folklore hold the answer?

Loading... Researchers have created a map of the connections that underpin conspiracy theories about coronavirus, which opens up new ways of
COVID Vaccine Makers Prepare for a Variant Worse than Delta
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COVID Vaccine Makers Prepare for a Variant Worse than Delta

Albert Bourla, chief executive of Pfizers, made a bold pledge in June. Bourla, who was speaking alongside Joe Biden, the US President, at a press
What Makes People Hesitate to Get Vaccinated? Psychologists Break It Down
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What Makes People Hesitate to Get Vaccinated? Psychologists Break It Down

Vaccines have saved lives since the invention of smallpox vaccine over 200 years ago. To ensure that vaccines are safe for entire communities, they
How much less likely are you to spread covid-19 if you're vaccinated?
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How much less likely are you to spread covid-19 if you're vaccinated?

A man is vaccinated in LA Jason Armond/ Los Angeles Times via Getty Images Numerous studies have shown that people who are fully vaccinated against
Pfizer Says Its Covid Vaccine Is 91% Effective At Preventing Infection For Young Kids
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Pfizer Says Its Covid Vaccine Is 91% Effective At Preventing Infection For Young Kids

Topline Pfizer claims its Covid-19 vaccine is over 90% effective against infection in children aged 5-11 years, according to briefing documents that
CDC Recommends Booster Shots For All 3 Covid Vaccines — But Not Everyone Is Eligible
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CDC Recommends Booster Shots For All 3 Covid Vaccines — But Not Everyone Is Eligible

Topline Millions of Americans who have been fully vaccinated will be able now to receive an additional dose of any coronavirus vaccine. This is after
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'I've lost my joy': Anti-vax Republican, who worked for the Trump campaign and embraced QAnon, says she has COVID-19

Lauren Witzke, a Republican U.S. Senate candidate in Delaware, celebrates her victory, Tuesday, September 15, 2020, Dover, Del. Witzke, a new