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Over 99% Hospitalized 2021 COVID Patients Unvaccinated

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[ad_1] May 13, 2021 — A new study found that more than 99% of patients hospitalized with COVID-19 during the first four months of 2021 weren’t fully vaccinated. The Cleveland Clinic, which released the data on Tuesday, also found that the mRNA vaccines created by Pfizer and Moderna …

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Pfizer shots open to Hoosiers 12 and up starting Thursday | Coronavirus

[ad_1] INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Eager to raise Indiana’s lagging vaccination rate, state health officials have announced that residents aged 12 and older will be eligible to receive the Pfizer coronavirus vaccine beginning Thursday. The state announcement, which came in tandem with a federal vaccine advisory Wednesday, offers hope that the …

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Kentucky sites can vaccinate 12- to 15-year-olds, Beshear says | Coronavirus

[ad_1] FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky residents ages 12 to 15 will be able to be vaccinated for COVID-19 starting Thursday, Gov. Andy Beshear said. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Wednesday approved usage of the Pfizer vaccine for people 12 and older. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s …

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AARP’s Live Q&A Tele-Town Hall on Coronavirus Vaccines and Mental Health

[ad_1] BILL WALSH: Hola. Soy el vicepresidente de AARP, Bill Walsh, y quiero darles la bienvenida a esta importante discusión sobre el coronavirus. Antes de comenzar, si deseas escuchar esta teleasamblea en español, presiona * 0 en el teclado de tu teléfono ahora.   AARP, una organización con membresía, sin …

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COVID-19 Updates: State’s positivity rate is 1.05% | News

[ad_1] (WFSB) — The Coronavirus pandemic continues to impact Connecticut and the entire country. Below is a breakdown of developments in the state as they happen: CT Vaccine Rollout: 16 and up now eligible to register Coronavirus Coverage: A guide to finding a COVID test, checking wait times For a …

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Yellowstone Co. reports 2nd COVID-19 death in May 2021 | Coronavirus

[ad_1] BILLINGS – Yellowstone County reports that a second resident has died this month due to COVID-19, bringing the county’s pandemic death toll to 266 people since April 2020. According to a press release, a woman in her 60s passed away Sunday, May 9, at a local long-term care facility. …

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Florida sees 3,190 new COVID-19 cases as US prepares to begin first shots of Pfizer for children

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[ad_1] ORLANDO, Fla. – After the Pfizer vaccine was approved for expanded eligibility earlier this week, the United States is preparing to administer first doses to those as young as 12 as soon as Thursday. U.S. health advisers endorsed use of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine in kids as young as 12 …

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County reports 11 new virus cases | Coronavirus

[ad_1] Clatsop County on Wednesday reported 11 new coronavirus cases. The cases include a woman in her 70s, whose residence is unknown, along with a female between 10 and 19, a man in his 30s and a man in his 60s living in the northern part of the county. The …

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Coronavirus: Nearly 800 fines issued to travellers who defied quarantine rules on arrival in Canada

[ad_1] TORONTO — The Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) says 798 fines have been issued to travellers arriving in Canada for refusing to quarantine in a government-authorized hotel. The agency told CTVNews.ca in an emailed statement that 606 tickets have been issued in Ontario and 192 in British Columbia …

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Coronavirus: Canadian firm sees positive signs in COVID-19 vaccine trial, says courted to move production out of country

[ad_1] TORONTO — A Canadian drugmaker has posted promising Phase 1 trial results for its own COVID-19 vaccine, but is threatening to move its future trials and production out of the country if it doesn’t receive further support from the federal government. On Wednesday, Calgary-based Providence Therapeutics released results from …

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