Pfizer Says COVID-19 Vaccine Works in Kids Ages 5 to 11
Pfizer said Monday its COVID-19 vaccine works for children ages 5 to 11 and that it will seek U.S. authorization for this age group soon—a key step toward beginning vaccinations for youngsters. The vaccine made by Pfizer and its German partner BioNTech already is available for anyone 12 and older. But with kids now back in school and the extra-contagious delta variant causing a huge jump in pediatric infections, many parents are anxiously awaiting vaccinations for their younger children. For elementary school-aged kids, Pfizer tested a much lower dose—a third of the amount that’s in each shot given now. Y...
Source: TIME: Health - September 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Lauran Neergaard / Associated Press Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Londontime wire Source Type: news

Cuba Starts Vaccinating Kids as Young as 2 Cuba Starts Vaccinating Kids as Young as 2
The pediatric vaccinations started this week, making Cuba one of the first countries in the world to vaccinate children so young.WebMD Health News (Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines)
Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines - September 17, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Pediatrics News Source Type: news

Ayman al Zawahiri: Taliban's return fuels questions about al Qaeda leader's health and whereabouts
GUANTANAMO BAY, Cuba — The whereabouts of Ayman al Zawahiri, who succeeded Osama bin Laden after U.S. special forces killed the al Qaeda... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cuban urges Coinbase CEO to 'go on the offensive' after SEC spat
The SEC under Chairman Gary Gensler has been signaling for months that more crypto regulation is coming. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cuba Prepares to Vaccinate Its Children, Entire Population Cuba Prepares to Vaccinate Its Children, Entire Population
Cuba will begin vaccinating adolescents against COVID-19 this week and younger children from mid-September as part of a drive to immunize more than 90% of the population by December, state-run media said on Wednesday.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - September 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pediatrics News Source Type: news

House Democrats protecting Communist China by blocking declassification of COVID origins
(Natural News) Communist China, like Communist Cuba and Communist Venezuela, has friends in high places in the American government, and nearly all of them are Democrats. Early in the COVID-19 pandemic, then-President Donald Trump offered up the ‘theory’ that it came from a lab in Wuhan, China — the only Level 4 lab that does... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - August 30, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ida prompts New Orleans evacuations; expected to strengthen to Category 4 hurricane: LIVE UPDATES
Hurricane Ida promoted evacuations in New Orleans and the surrounding coastal region Friday as it moved over Cuba threatening to slam... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cuba, a Small Island State Seeking to Manage Its Vulnerability
This article forms part of the special IPS coverage of the Solutions Forum, a high-level conference of Small Island Developing States (SIDS) to be held Aug. 30-31. (Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health)
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - August 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Patricia Grogg Tags: Climate Change COVID-19 Development & Aid Editors' Choice Environment Featured Global Governance Headlines Health Humanitarian Emergencies IPS UN: Inside the Glasshouse Latin America & the Caribbean Poverty & SDGs Regional Catego Source Type: news

Prioritising Profits Reversed Health Progress
By Anis Chowdhury and Jomo Kwame SundaramSYDNEY and KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 24 2021 (IPS) Instead of a health system striving to provide universal healthcare, a fragmented, profit-driven market ‘non-system’ has emerged. The 1980s’ neo-liberal counter-revolution against the historic 1978 Alma-Ata Declaration is responsible. Alma-Ata a big step forward Neoliberal health reforms over the last four decades have reversed progress at the World Health Organization (WHO) Assembly in the capital of the then Socialist Republic of Kazakhstan, now known as Almaty. Anis ChowdhuryThen, 134 WHO Member States reached a histor...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - August 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Anis Chowdhury and Jomo Kwame Sundaram Tags: Development & Aid Economy & Trade Education Environment Global Headlines Health Human Rights TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Tropical Depression Fred brings flooding risks to Florida, Cuba
Tropical Depression Fred is producing heavy rains over Cuba and the Florida Keys on Saturday as it continues to move toward the west-northwest. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

National Hurricane Center: Fred will likely strengthen as it nears Florida Keys, another system to become Tropical Storm Grace
Fred is sitting north of Cuba, and it is expected to strengthen as it nears Florida. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Tropical Depression 7 forms as Fred brings heavy rainfall to Cuba
The Air Force Reserve Hurricane Hunter aircraft found Fred was near tropical storm strength Thursday night. Tropical Storm Watches have... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Coronavirus Surge Pushes Cuba's Healthcare System to Brink Coronavirus Surge Pushes Cuba's Healthcare System to Brink
Cuba is bringing back hundreds of doctors working abroad and converting hotels into isolation centers and hospitals in order to battle a COVID-19 crisis that is overwhelming healthcare in parts of the island..Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines)
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines - August 13, 2021 Category: Intensive Care Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

NHC: Fred nears tropical storm strength as it moves along Cuban coast
(Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

TROPICAL DEPRESSION FRED 8 A.M. UPDATE: Florida braces for heavy rains as system moves near Cuba
Tropical Storm Fred has remained a tropical depression as it moves away from Hispaniola Thursday morning with less of Florida inside its... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cuba dumping COVID-19 vaccine victims in mass graves
(Natural News) Independent news outlets working to share news from the communist nation of Cuba have reported that mass graves are being dug to dump Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine victims. According to the reporters, the bodies belong to Cubans who may have received the Chinese-made COVID-19 vaccines. Many of the victims did not even test... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - August 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hotels become hospitals as Cuba battles soaring COVID cases
Cuba’s hot spot for COVID-19 infections has shifted to the central province of Ciego de Avila, where officials are converting hotels into hospitals (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - August 4, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Opinion: Shark Tank billionaire Mark Cuban shilling for dirty vaccine industry by bribing NFL player with Pfizer stock to promote Covid jabs
(Natural News) In 1970, the U.S. government enacted a federal law called the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act, also known as RICO, to combat organized crime by targeting “ongoing” criminal enterprises. This included prosecution of businesses that were committing illegal acts involving dealing controlled substances, listed chemicals, extortion and terrorism. Now that we’re within... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - July 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Biden to announce sanctions on Cuban officials
“This is huge,” said Sasha Tirador, a top Miami political operative who was briefed on the plans Wednesday night. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Virus slams Cuba as it races to roll out its new vaccines
The COVID-19 pandemic is slamming Cuba like never before, even as the country races to roll out its homegrown vaccines — the only locally developed shots widely used in Latin America (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - July 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

The White House won't admit Cubans oppose communism because the Biden regime LOVES Communism
(Natural News) The Communist regime in Cuba is currently facing the most unrest from its citizens in decades, and that’s a big deal because the regime doesn’t take kindly to dissent. Cubans sick and tired of more than 62 years of tyranny and poverty after being promised ‘utopia’ by the ‘great revolutionary’ Fidel Castro have taken... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - July 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Nikole Hannah-Jones said Cuba is among 'most equal' countries because of socialism
1619 Project founder Nikole Hannah-Jones said in a podcast that she believes Cuba is the most equal country in the Western hemisphere... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

'I did not get this disease on the street; it was brought home as a gift': gender, violence and HIV vulnerability among Cuban women - Beltr án LF, Davis DA, Barrington C, Castro M, Pérez D.
While gay, bisexual and other men who have sex with men are most affected by HIV in Cuba, infections among women have increased over time, but there has been little research to contextualise their vulnerability to HIV. The purpose of this study was to expl... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 17, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

Florida Democrat dings AOC for blaming Cuban unrest on USA: They're 'demanding freedom' from Communism
A former Florida congresswoman responded to fellow Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez – after the latter claimed the U.S. trade... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Marco Rubio offers to help Black Lives Matter activists move to Cuba
Sen. Marco Rubio offered to help Black Lives Matter activists move to Cuba after the organization posted a message appearing to side... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Biden says Cuba is a 'failed state' and calls communism 'a universally failed system'
President Joe Biden said on Thursday that Cuba is a "failed state" and called communism a "failed system" as protests play out against... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

GOP lawmakers slam 'Marxist' Black Lives Matter for statement blaming US for Cuban unrest
Republican lawmakers are slamming Black Lives Matter after the organization posted a statement that appeared to back Cuba’s communist... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Biden's State Department flat-out lies about unrest in Cuba, claims protests aren't about authoritarianism but rather 'COVID'
(Natural News) Cuba has been ruled with iron-fisted Communism since Fidel Castro overthrew the elected government of the Caribbean island and instituted his ‘revolution.’ After he passed away a few years ago, his brother, Raul, took over, and in April, after he retired, he was replaced by the ruling Communist Party hierarchy with Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel.... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - July 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cuba ’s president admits to shortcomings; takes some blame for protests
Cuban President Miguel Díaz-Canel, who days ago called on revolutionaries to counter anti-government protesters in the streets,... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cuba will face 'horrific bloodbath' if Biden doesn't act: Sen. Rubio
Sen. Marco Rubio criticized the US response to widespread protests on the Communist island as “weak” and urged the US to take action. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cuba, Haiti stir fresh political pressures for US president
WASHINGTON (AP) — They are two tiny Caribbean states whose intractable problems have vexed U.S. presidents for decades. Now, Haiti and... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

DHS chief warns Cubans, Haitians: Don't try to reach America by boat
Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas had a tough warning Tuesday for Cubans and Haitians thinking of escaping unrest in both... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ron DeSantis' Anti-BLM Protests Law Backfires With Cuban American Protests
The protestors were gathered on the freeway to demonstrate unity toward the civil unrest that's currently taking place in Cuba. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Situation spiraling out of control in South Africa as supply chains collapse, unrest turns violent, claiming dozens of lives
(Natural News) The world seemed a much quieter, calmer place when Donald Trump was president, highlighted by the fact that while there was still conflict, his administration managed to help historic enemies make peace — in the Balkans and in the restive Middle East. As freedom protests erupt in Cuba and police there begin to... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - July 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Demonstrators calling for change in Cuba shut down traffic on I-95
Dozens of demonstrators calling for a change in Cuba shut down traffic Tuesday on two major Jacksonville roads. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Protesters in solidarity with Cubans block major Miami road - South Florida Sun-Sentinel
In a show of solidarity with Cuban people protesting against the country’s communist dictatorship, South Florida demonstrators shut down... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mayorkas says migrants fleeing Cuba, Haiti by sea will not be allowed to enter US
Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas said on Tuesday that those fleeing Cuba or Haiti by sea would not be allowed into the... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

More than 100 arrested or missing in Cuba after widespread protests, say activists
Anti-government activists in Cuba say that more than 100 people have been arrested or are missing on the island following widespread... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

AOC silent as DSA appears to back Cuba's communist regime over protesters
New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and three other House Democrats affiliated with the far-left Democratic Socialists of America... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The White House is finally paying attention ’: Cuba’s protests force Biden’s hand
Biden promised to “reverse the failed Trump policies” on Cuba. He didn’t expect to have to figure out how so quickly. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cuban Drug Regulator Gives Emergency Approval to Abdala COVID-19 Vaccine Cuban Drug Regulator Gives Emergency Approval to Abdala COVID-19 Vaccine
Cuba's drug regulator announced on Friday it had granted emergency approval of the Abdala COVID-19 vaccine, which is already being deployed on the Caribbean island nation amid a surge in infections.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - July 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

We are no longer afraid': Thousands of Cubans protest against the government
Thousands of Cubans took to the streets across the island in defiance of the communist government as Cuban Americans expressed support... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

We are no longer afraid': Thousands of Cubans protest against conditions on island
Thousands of Cubans took to the streets across the island in defiance of the communist government as Cuban Americans expressed support... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Democratic socialists ignore Cuban protesters railing against communist dictatorship
Anti-government protests broke out Sunday in Cuba demanding freedom and calling on an end to the country’s communist dictatorship, and... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cuban president urges country ’s ‘revolutionary’ citizens to counter protesters
Thousands of Cubans took to the streets in Havana to lash out at the worsening conditions in the country under the communist regime—the... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cubans Denounce ‘Misery’ in Biggest Protests in Decades
The rallies, widely viewed as astonishing for a country that limits dissent, were set off by economic crises worsened by the pandemic. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

This D.C. vertigo startup just got funding from Mark Cuban — and a big regulatory assist
The local billionaire was one of the investors in startup Otolith Labs, which develops vertigo medical devices. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - July 6, 2021 Category: Health Management Authors: Sara Gilgore Source Type: news

Tropical Storm Elsa Crosses West Cuba And Heads For Florida
Elsa’s maximum sustained winds strengthened to 60 mph late Monday. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - July 6, 2021 Category: Science Source Type: news

Tropical Storm Elsa makes landfall in Cuba, eyes Florida
The storm is expected to batter Central and Western Cuba overnight before it continues to parts of the Florida Keys and Florida’s Gulf... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Tropical Storm Elsa moving across west Cuba, then to Florida
HAVANA (AP) — Tropical Storm Elsa swept over western Cuba near Havana with strong rain and winds Monday night, and forecasters said it... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news