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Transparency by drug companies, scrutiny by journalists, vital in vaccine news

Pfizer’s chairman and CEO proclaimed in a Pfizer company news release: “Today is a great day for science and humanity.” In that PR news release – but only in that format – Pfizer announced early results of “a vaccine efficacy rate above 90%, at 7 days after the second dose.” That’s about all we know… Read More »

Public Reaction to Biden Vaccine Push Varied but Strong

Sept. 10, 2021 — President Joe Biden addressed the nation Thursday night with his new “Path Out of the Pandemic” plan, a six-point agenda to put the country on course to defeat COVID-19, mainly through more vaccine mandates, increased testing, and masking requirements. Through the new plan, vaccination will be required for roughly two-thirds of… Read More »

AstraZeneca strikes COVID-19 vaccine delivery deal with Europe, ending high-profile legal battle

At times during the pandemic, there’s been no love lost between AstraZeneca and the European Union. After the U.K. pharma giant fell behind on its planned COVID-19 vaccine deliveries to the bloc, the EU swiftly took the drugmaker to court. Now, it appears the pair have mended their grievances.  AstraZeneca and the European Commission have settled… Read More »

The Best Birthday Present in 2021? A Covid Vaccine.

The Coronavirus Pandemic Covid-19 Updates Coronavirus Map and Cases When Will Delta End? F.A.Q.: Breakthrough Infections Delta Variant Map Advertisement Continue reading the main story Supported by Continue reading the main story The Best Birthday Present in 2021? A Covid Vaccine. Turning 12 has taken on added significance this summer, as tweens line up for shots… Read More »

Covid vaccine update: The 21 symptoms of Covid vaccinated people should ‘stay alert to’

The UK is days away from what has been dubbed ‘Freedom Day’. On July 19 the Government will lift all remaining coronavirus restrictions in England. Although the Delta variant is still raging across the country, many people will have received two shots of a coronavirus vaccine by now, which should help allay some of the… Read More »