Tag Archives: Pharmaceuticals

Restaurants Become the New Covid-19 Vaccine Enforcers—for Better or Worse

[ad_1] Restaurant managers and hosts are being assigned a new job—vaccination police—and it’s dividing businesses and customers. Some U.S. municipalities are asking restaurants, bars and other businesses to verify patrons’ Covid-19 vaccination status before they can dine or drink indoors, much as some European nations have begun to do. The …

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Job Postings Requiring Covid-19 Vaccination Jump in Past Month

[ad_1] Vaccination is increasingly a requirement to be hired, as employers ranging from accounting and software firms to schools and restaurants are asking applicants to be inoculated against Covid-19. The share of job postings stating that a new hire must be vaccinated has nearly doubled in the past month, according …

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Israel, 80% Vaccinated, Suffers Another Covid-19 Surge

[ad_1] TEL AVIV—After becoming one of the first countries to open up thanks to a widespread Covid-19 vaccination campaign, Israel is again on guard, this time against the spread of the Delta variant of the coronavirus. Mask mandates are back, including requirements to mask up for large outdoor gatherings. Many …

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Moderna Recommends Covid-19 Vaccine Booster to Protect Against New Variants

[ad_1] Moderna Inc. said Thursday it expects people who received its two-dose Covid-19 vaccine to need a booster shot in the fall to keep strong protection against newer variants of the coronavirus. The company said its vaccine remains 90% effective against preventing Covid-19 disease for at least six months, but …

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Global tally of COVID-19 cases tops 200 million as U.S., Germany and France push back against WHO call on boosters

[ad_1] The global tally of confirmed cases of the coronavirus-borne illness COVID-19 topped 200 million on Thursday, reaching a milestone that the World Health Organization had predicted just a day ago would come by next week in the latest sign of just how far and fast the virus has spread. …

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Tyson Foods to Require Covid-19 Vaccines for All U.S. Workers

[ad_1] Tyson Foods Inc. said it would require Covid-19 vaccinations for its U.S. workforce of about 120,000, aiming for total vaccination of the meat giant’s employees by Nov. 1. The Arkansas-based company’s target, which includes both processing plant and corporate office workers, is partly subject to discussions with labor unions …

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U.S. COVID-19 daily case tally back at February levels, and patients are getting younger as Florida records highest hospitalizations yet – MarketWatch

[ad_1] U.S. COVID-19 daily case tally back at February levels, and patients are getting younger as Florida records highest hospitalizations yet  MarketWatch [ad_2] Source link

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Divided We Stand Against the Newest Covid-19 Threat

[ad_1] Facing a now-inevitable Delta-variant surge in the spread of Covid-19, Americans stand divided, not united. Some 100 million adults who are eligible to be vaccinated haven’t been, government leaders say, and getting them to decide to get a stick is the key to changing current, troubling trend lines. Yet …

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FDA Under Pressure to Grant Full Approval to Covid-19 Vaccines

[ad_1] The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is under pressure to swiftly grant full approval to Covid-19 shots, as vaccine mandates take on new urgency for schools, hospitals and employers amid surging cases from the rapidly spreading Delta variant. Government agencies and companies are starting to mandate vaccines for at …

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‘It feels like we are getting hit by a train’: Florida’s coronavirus cases jumped 50% this week

[ad_1] FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Florida’s coronavirus cases jumped 50% this week, the state Health Department reported Friday, continuing a six-week surge that has seen it responsible for 1 in 5 new infections nationally, becoming the outbreak’s epicenter. The release came shortly after Gov. Ron DeSantis barred school districts …

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