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
CDC panel unanimously endorses Moderna and J&J Covid vaccine boosters, sends recommendation to director for final approval
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CDC panel unanimously endorses Moderna and J&J Covid vaccine boosters, sends recommendation to director for final approval

Healthcare worker holding syringes containing the Moderna or Pfizer vaccines to combat the coronavirus (COVID-19), at a vaccination center in El Paso
8 TikTok accounts to follow if you're tired of COVID misinformation
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8 TikTok accounts to follow if you're tired of COVID misinformation

We need a diagnosis, Paging Dr. Internet. Mashable discusses the impact of the internet on our health, and suggests new approaches. TikTok is an app
FDA clears Moderna and J&J Covid vaccine boosters, allows 'mix and match' shots
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FDA clears Moderna and J&J Covid vaccine boosters, allows 'mix and match' shots

Wednesday night, the Food and Drug Administration authorized booster shots for both Johnson & Johnson and Moderna's Covid vaccinations. This is
FDA clears boosters for Moderna and J&J COVID-19 vaccines
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FDA clears boosters for Moderna and J&J COVID-19 vaccines

After the September authorization by BioNTech of a third Pfizer / Johnson & Johnson shot, the Food and Drug Administration approved booster doses
Gates Foundation Backs Merck’s Antiviral Covid Pill With $120 Million Pledge To Boost Access Across Poorer Nations
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Gates Foundation Backs Merck’s Antiviral Covid Pill With $120 Million Pledge To Boost Access Across Poorer Nations

Topline Wednesday's announcement by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation indicated that it will allocate up to $120million to increase access to
More Covid Vaccine Boosters Are Coming. Who Should Get Them?
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More Covid Vaccine Boosters Are Coming. Who Should Get Them?

A follow-up meeting of last week's Food and Drug Administration committee will see an advisory committee to Centers for Disease Control and