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Florida one of first in U.S. to rollout coronavirus vaccination program in long-term care facilities

[ad_1] POMPANO BEACH, Fla. – Florida marked another historic step Wednesday toward the end of the pandemic, as a medical professional administered Pfizer’s coronavirus vaccine at a long-term care facility. Gov. Ron DeSantis was at John Knox Village in Pompano Beach as he announced the South Florida facility was one …

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Chinese county preparing to offer coronavirus vaccine to residents

[ad_1] BEIJING (Reuters) – A small county in China has said it is preparing to offer novel coronavirus vaccinations to residents for about $65, one of a handful of places in China considering inoculation for members of the general public. A woman holds a small bottle labeled with a “Coronavirus …

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Chinese county preparing to offer coronavirus vaccine to residents

[ad_1] BEIJING (Reuters) – A small county in China has said it is preparing to offer novel coronavirus vaccinations to residents for about $65, one of a handful of places in China considering inoculation for members of the general public. A woman holds a small bottle labeled with a “Coronavirus …

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Coronavirus vaccines arrive at hospitals across Southwest, Central Virginia

[ad_1] ROANOKE, Va. – The coronavirus vaccine has officially made it to some hospitals in Southwest Virginia. “Vaccines will frankly be a large part of how we get through this pandemic,” said Dr. Christopher Lewis, vice president of medical affairs at Centra Health. Centra, SOVAH and Carilion all received their …

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Utah mink is the first animal in the wild found with the coronavirus

[ad_1] The first known case of the novel coronavirus in a non-captive wild animal has now been confirmed, according to an alert issued by the United States Department of Agriculture. A wild mink in Utah tested positive during screening of wildlife around fur farms with outbreaks, it says. The strain …

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DHEC gives latest COVID-19 vaccine update, daily cases report | Coronavirus

[ad_1] COLUMBIA, SC (FOX Carolina) – On Tuesday, the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) announced an update on the vaccine and the latest c DHEC said South Carolina is expected to receive all of its approximate 43,000 initial total doses by Wednesday. The federal government is providing additional allocations …

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Gov. Whitmer provides update on COVID-19 cases, response in Michigan

[ad_1] LANSING, Mich. – Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer will provide an update Tuesday on the state’s response to COVID-19 and the efforts to slow the spread of the virus. Dr. Joneigh Khaldun, the chief medical executive for the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, and Michigan Attorney General Dana …

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First coronavirus vaccines administered to health care workers in South Carolina | News

[ad_1] Hospital workers across South Carolina are receiving the first doses of the long-awaited coronavirus vaccine this week, signaling the beginning of the end for a pandemic that has upended life in 2020. A year in the making, the vaccine is a product of scientists’ remarkable race against time and …

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