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J&J COVID-19 Vaccine Wins Backing of FDA Panel

An FDA advisory panel lent their support today to a rapid clearance for Janssen/Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is expected to quickly provide an…

Push for better vaccine access as world cautiously looks ahead

Some of the world's most powerful countries issued a rare unified call for better vaccine access for poorer nations on Friday, as inoculation campaigns strengthened and governments cautiously envisioned a…

How do we know the COVID vaccine won’t have long-term side-effects?

by Samantha Carlson, Christopher Blyth, Lucy Deng, Margie Danchin and Nicholas Wood, The Conversation Credit: Shutterstock As Australia's COVID-19 vaccine rollout begins this week, many people still have questions about…

COVID Vaccine Makers to Congress: Expect Steady Rise in US Supply

Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. The United States might possibly have a surplus of COVID-19 vaccines available later this year, with…

News24.com | Covid-19 vaccine procurement: Health Justice Initiative applies to join court battle

AfriForum and Solidarity have taken the government to court over its vaccine rollout strategy.The organisations are seeking a declaratory order so the private sector and provincial health bodies can procure…

Most of Priority Vaccine Group Willing to Get Jab

More than 90 percent of the top priority group for coronavirus vaccinations agree to get the jab, health authorities said last week. That includes 90 percent of patients in nursing…

Over 200 million vaccine doses administered globally

Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain More than 200 million coronavirus vaccine doses have been administered in at least 107 countries and territories, according to an AFP count based on official sources…

COVID-19: More than 500,000 vaccine doses now administered in Ontario; Ottawa sees increase in hospital admissions

Canada’s chief public health officer Dr. Theresa Tam says there are currently fewer than 33,000 active cases in Canada, a 60 per cent drop compared to a month ago. Author…

Want a Vaccine With That? Drive-Thru COVID Shots Recommended

Drive-thru COVID-19 vaccination sites, if set up nationwide on a massive scale, could significantly speed up the number of Americans vaccinated, according to new research that provides a detailed model…

Why This COVID-19 Vaccine Side Effect Can Seem Like Breast Cancer

The most common COVID-19 vaccine side effects aren't particularly surprising: arm pain, fatigue, maybe a mild fever. But experts want the public to be aware that one lesser-known side effect…