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Some Chicago-Area Hospitals Still Waiting on Coronavirus Vaccine Shipments – NBC Chicago

[ad_1] As health care workers around the U.S. begin to receive the first vaccinations against the coronavirus, some hospitals across the Chicago area are still waiting on their shipments of the vaccine. A spokeswoman for Loyola University Medical Center in suburban Maywood said Wednesday that the hospital system was told …

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These Are the First People Who Got the Coronavirus Vaccine in Chicago – NBC Chicago

[ad_1] Five health care workers were the first people in Chicago to be vaccinated against the coronavirus on Tuesday in a moment the mayor called “history in the making.” The vaccinations took place at 10:30 a.m. at Loretto Hospital, located at 645 S. Central Ave. on the city’s West Side. …

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9 major takeaways from Michigan Gov. Whitmer’s COVID-19 briefing

[ad_1] LANSING, Mich. – Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer held another COVID-19 briefing Tuesday (Dec. 15) to update the state’s handling of the virus. You can watch the full briefing in the video above. Whitmer was joined by Dr. Joneigh Khaldun, chief medical executive of the Michigan Department of Health and …

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First Coronavirus Vaccine in Illinois Outside Chicago to Be Administered in Peoria – NBC Chicago

[ad_1] The first coronavirus vaccination in Illinois outside of Chicago will be administered Tuesday at a hospital in Peoria with Gov. J.B. Pritzker and the state’s top health official observing. Health care workers at OSF St. Francis Medical Center, located at 1306 North Berkeley Avenue in Peoria will be the …

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Chicago’s Top Doctor Predicts When Coronavirus Will Be ‘in the Rearview Mirror’ – NBC Chicago

[ad_1] Chicago’s top health official said the first vaccinations against the coronavirus on Tuesday marked “the beginning of what will be the end of COVID-19” in the city, but cautioned the public that it will still be quite some time before the pandemic is over. Five health care workers were …

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Chicago to Administer First Doses of Coronavirus Vaccine at Loretto Hospital Tuesday – NBC Chicago

[ad_1] Chicago will administer the first doses of Pfizer’s coronavirus vaccine on Tuesday at Loretto Hospital on the city’s West Side, officials say. The first doses will be given at 10:30 a.m. to health care workers at the hospital located at 645 S. Central Ave., according to the Chicago Department …

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Illinois, Chicago to Administer First Coronavirus Vaccines Tuesday – NBC Chicago

[ad_1] Illinois and Chicago will both administer the first doses of Pfizer’s coronavirus vaccine on Tuesday, state and city officials said. In Chicago, the first doses will be given at 10:30 a.m. to health care workers at Loretto Hospital, located at 645 S. Central Ave., according to the Chicago Department …

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What We Know So Far – NBC Chicago

[ad_1] As news of a coronavirus vaccine neared, questions started surfacing about whether or not the vaccine could lead to fertility issues in women. The concerns were sparked by an article spreading on social media, which experts have said includes false information, but many say there is still more research …

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NC coronavirus update December 13: North Carolina reports 6,819 COVID-19 cases in 2nd highest single-day jump as hospitalizations see 1st decrease since late November

[ad_1] RALEIGH, N.C. — Here are the latest updates about COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus, in North Carolina. Have questions about the COVID-19 vaccine? Send them to us here SUNDAY 1:50 p.m.The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Dr. Robert Redfield has accepted an advisory committee’s …

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6 Coronavirus Vaccine Myths ‘Debunked,’ According to Health Experts – NBC Chicago

[ad_1] Illinois’ top doctor urged residents to seek out verified information on the coronavirus vaccine currently awaiting approval in the U.S., warning of myths and misinformation spreading. “Know myths from truths,” Illinois Department of Public Health Director Dr. Ngozi Ezike said Thursday, warning of “a lot of misinformation” spreading – …

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