Incidence, risk factors, natural history, and hypothesised mechanisms of myocarditis and pericarditis following covid-19 vaccination: living evidence syntheses and review, BMJ (Published 13th July 2022)
Review (46 studies) found adolescent& young adult men at highest risk of myocarditis (MC) after mRNA vaccination; use of Pfizer over Moderna vaccine& waiting>30days between doses might be preferred for this population. A clinical course of mRNA related MC appeared to be benign (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - July 15, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

FDA Recommends the Emergency Authorization of Moderna ’s COVID-19 Vaccine for Children Ages 6 to 17
The Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) advisory committee voted unanimously on June 14 to recommend the emergency-use authorization (EUA) of Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine for children ages six to 17 years. If it’s also recommended by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Moderna’s will be the second COVID-19 vaccine available to this age group. (The FDA and CDC previously issued an EUA for the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine in October 2021 for children five years and older.) Because the company submitted data that broke down the children into two age groups—from six to 11...
Source: TIME: Health - June 14, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alice Park Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 healthscienceclimate Source Type: news

Moderna's Covid vaccine more likely to trigger heart inflammation in young and middle-aged men
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) found two doses of the largely U.S.-funded shot led to myocarditis and pericarditis in 97.3 cases per million jabs among men aged 18 to 39. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 14, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Increased risk of myocarditis or pericarditis following Covid vaccination finds new study
ALTHOUGH the Covid vaccine offers plentiful important benefits, some studies suggest it's also connected to possible side effects just like any medication. Now, new research has linked two heart problems to the jab. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 11, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

FDA Advisers Consider Novavax COVID-19 Vaccine This Week FDA Advisers Consider Novavax COVID-19 Vaccine This Week
An FDA panel will consider Novavax ' s COVID two-dose, protein-based vaccine this week, looking at some reports of adverse reactions, including rare events of myocarditis and pericarditis.WebMD Health News (Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines)
Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines - June 6, 2022 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Reports of myocarditis and pericarditis following mRNA COVID-19 vaccination: a systematic review of spontaneously reported data from the UK, Europe and the USA and of the scientific literature, BMJ Open
Younger vaccinees more frequently report myocarditis and pericarditis following mRNA COVID-19 vaccines than older vaccinees. Results from published literature supported the results of our analyses. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - May 27, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Myocarditis, Pericarditis Risk Highest After Second COVID-19 Vaccine Dose
WEDNESDAY, April 27, 2022 -- The risk for myocarditis and pericarditis after COVID-19 mRNA vaccines is highest in young men after the second vaccine dose, according to a study published online April 20 in JAMA Cardiology.Øystein Karlstad,... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - April 27, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

ACC: Pericardial Effusion Prevalent in Hospitalized COVID-19 Patients
FRIDAY, March 25, 2022 -- Pericardial effusion is prevalent among hospitalized patients with COVID-19, but is rarely due to pericarditis, according to a study published online March 21 in the Journal of the American Heart Association, ahead of... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - March 25, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

COVID-19 vaccination: myocarditis and pericarditis information for healthcare professionals, UKHSA (Updated 21st March 2022)
Information for healthcare professionals on myocarditis and pericarditis following COVID-19 vaccination. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - March 21, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Myocarditis and pericarditis after COVID-19 vaccination: clinical guidance, UKHSA (Updated 21at March 2022)
Clinical guidance on myocarditis and pericarditis after COVID-19 vaccination for healthcare professionals. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - March 21, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

COVID Vax Myocarditis Rates From Active Surveillance in Italy COVID Vax Myocarditis Rates From Active Surveillance in Italy
Rates of myocarditis/pericarditis related to COVID-19 vaccination in a large swath of Italian population showed greater risk in young adult males, and the highest risk in males receiving mRNA-1273.First Look (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - February 25, 2022 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

COVID-19 vaccination: myocarditis and pericarditis information for healthcare professionals, UKHSA (updated 17th January 2022)
Information for healthcare professionals on myocarditis and pericarditis following COVID-19 vaccination. 17 January 2022Updated the ' Why are serum samples being requested if myocarditis is suspected after receiving a COVID-19 vaccine? ' section. 21 December 2021Updated information with latest data. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - January 17, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Longer Time Between COVID mRNA Doses May Cut Myocarditis Risk Longer Time Between COVID mRNA Doses May Cut Myocarditis Risk
A Canadian study that has not yet been peer-reviewed suggests inter-dose interval and vaccine schedule combinations may play a role in the risk for myocarditis or pericarditis.First Look (Source: Medscape Nurses Headlines)
Source: Medscape Nurses Headlines - December 10, 2021 Category: Nursing Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Myocarditis and pericarditis after COVID-19 vaccination, UKHSA (updated 7th December 2021)
Guidance on myocarditis and pericarditis after COVID-19 vaccination for healthcare professionals. 7 December 2021Added links to 2 studies and MHRA ' s weekly summary report. 29 November 2021First published. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - December 7, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Myocarditis and pericarditis after COVID-19 vaccination, UK Health Security Agency (published 29th November 2021)
Guidance on myocarditis and pericarditis after COVID-19 vaccination for healthcare professionals. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - November 29, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news