Moderna to deliver up to 110 million COVID-19 vaccine doses to Africa in 'breakthrough' deal

Moderna and the African Union have reached a deal to send 110 million COVID-19 vaccine doses to the continent that has fallen behind in the global vaccine rollout.
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Conclusions: Two-way messaging and standardized documentation increased rates. Declinations persisted despite education. Reasons included fear of side effects, and rarely leaving home due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Nursing interventions can increase influenza vaccination quality measures for primary care home telehealth patients.
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France has just made boosters available for everyone over 18, as long as it has been 5 months since their second dose. Those who are not vaccinated by mid-January risk losing their pass sanitaire.Medscape Medical News
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AbstractMore than 12 months have passed since the World Health Organization (WHO) declared Coronavirus Disease 19 (COVID-19), caused by the SARS-CoV2 virus, to be a pandemic on 11 March 2020. The entire world scientific community agrees that at this time vaccine is the most promising weapon to combat the infection and the severity of the disease. According to the document “Draft landscape of COVID-19 candidate vaccines” by WHO, 272 vaccines against SARS-CoV-2 virus are in development, although only four of these, produced by Pfizer-BioNTech (Pfizer, Inc. and BioNTech), Moderna, AstraZeneca, and Janssen companie...
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New variant identified in the midst of surging coronavirus cases and vaccination rates that are falling short of the government's target.
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In 2020, Thanksgiving was a pivotal moment at the start of America's winter COVID-19 surge - and this year, cases are rising again on this holiday. But thanks to vaccinations, the new surge may be milder.
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A report by the UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA) today revealed just 10,486 (22 per cent of women) who gave birth in August had been given a first dose of the coronavirus vaccine.
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Data on the real-world effectiveness and impact of the COVID-19 vaccines. 25 November 2021Added COVID-19 vaccine surveillance report: 25 November 2021 (week 47). 18 November 2021Added COVID-19 vaccine surveillance report: 18 November 2021 (week 46).
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