Tag: Covid vaccine

Make COVID Vaccine Mandatory for Doctors?

May 7, 2021 — Should COVID-19 vaccinations be required for health care professionals? WebMD polled its readers to ask that question collected 3,035...

What to Do With the Vaccine Card

By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, May 4, 2021 (HealthDay News) — More than 147 million Americans have gotten at least...

Phase-3 vaccination: Over 86,000 received first dose on May 1

A total of 86,023 beneficiaries in the age group of 18-44 years received their first dose of COVID vaccine across 11 states on May 1,...

5 vaccine fixes India must find to prepare itself for next Covid wave

The policy decision to include the 18-44 age group for Covid-19 vaccinations has resulted in a nearly three-fold increase in the target population (from 330...

Covid-19: How India’s vaccine drive crumbled and left a country in chaos | India News

NEW DELHI: When India launched its Covid-19 vaccination drive in mid-January, the chances of success looked high: It could produce more shots than any country...

covid vaccine registration: Covid-19 vaccine registration for 18+ from today: Everything you need to know

As India will be starting its third phase of the COVID-19 vaccination drive on May 1 for all above age of 18 years, the registration...

What India must do to avert the next massive Covid wave

Even as we battle the massive wave of Covid-19 infections, it is important to take steps to avert the next such wave. For unless we...

Feds Lift Pause of J&J COVID Vaccine, Add New Warning

This story was updated at 8:35  p.m.  April 23, 2021 — Use of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine should resume in...

How the tiny kingdom of Bhutan out-vaccinated most of the world

The Lunana area of Bhutan is remote even by the standards of an isolated Himalayan kingdom: It covers an area about twice the size of...

Covid survivors may require just one shot of a two-dose vaccine

Coronavirus vaccines were just rolling out in December when more than 1,000 staffers at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles volunteered for a sweeping study....

Manmohan Singh offers 5-point guide to help Modi deal with the pandemic

Former prime minister Manmohan Singh on Sunday wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the COVID-19 crisis, stressing that ramping up vaccination was the key...

COVID vaccination: Govt asks states/UTs not to allow fresh registrations of healthcare workers

The Centre on Saturday directed the states and UTs that no fresh registrations of healthcare and frontline workers will be allowed as some ineligible beneficiaries...

Covid-19 second spike in India: Stick to pandemic-appropriate behaviour to curb the spread of disease, warn experts

Vaccine swag. That’s the light-hearted moniker Dr Anoop Amarnath, chairman of geriatric medicine at Manipal Hospitals in Bengaluru, has coined to refer to Covid patients...

Covid LIVE Updates: Haryana to hold massive vaccination drive today

!1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates Forest fires contained and controlled in Odisha “The forest fire situation across Odisha including Similipal National Park as...

Tussle between US, allies over Covid vaccine supply escalates

Millions of coronavirus vaccine doses are in cold storage in the U.S. that can’t be injected in the states because they are not yet approved...

U.S. May Celebrate COVID ‘Independence’ by July 4

March 11, 2021 — President Joe Biden on Thursday lamented the loss the country has faced over the past year of the coronavirus pandemic, but...

India seeks funds from Quad alliance to match China’s vaccine push: Source | India News

NEW DELHI/WASHINGTON: India has urged the United States, Japan and Australia to invest in its vaccine production capacity, an Indian government source told Reuters, as...

15 lakh people vaccinated against Covid-19 on March 5, highest in a day: Health ministry | India News

NEW DELHI: Nearly 15 lakh people were inoculated against coronavirus on March 5, the highest in a day so far, taking the total number of...

Moderna COVID Vaccine May Trigger Skin Reactions

By Steven ReinbergHealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, March 4, 2021 (HealthDay News) — Some people given the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine may develop a reaction at the injection...

As Vaccines Roll Out, Will Risky Behavior Increase?

Mar. 4, 2021 — With distribution of COVID-19 vaccines ramping up, and President Joe Biden promising all U.S. adults will be able to get inoculated...

Latest News Live: SpaceX rocket explodes after seemingly successful landing

!1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates Prayagraj: Two criminals shot dead in an encounter with UP STF late last night in Arail They were...

Many Parents Back Kid, Teacher COVID Shots

March 2, 2021 — A majority of parents of teens and preteens say they plan to vaccinate their kids against COVID-19 within a year of...

Covid-19 Live News: 34 countries in queue to receive Covid vaccines, says Jaishankar

!1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates Philippines reports first 6 cases of covid-19 south African variant – Health Ministry Large Mumbai hospitals seek nod...

$52 Million Campaign to Push COVID Vaccinations

Feb. 25, 2021 — The Ad Council and COVID Collaborative launched a campaign on Thursday to encourage Americans to get a COVID-19 vaccine when one...

Covid vaccine: Does the Covid-19 vaccine stop transmission?

How to understand the difference between vaccination to prevent covid-19 and shots to halt infection. The purpose of the Covid-19 vaccines is to prevent death...