Tag: covid

  • Covid-19 Pfizer, Moderna, Johnson & Johnson Vaccines

      FDA authorizes additional batch of Johnson & Johnson vaccine from troubled Baltimore plant Baltimore Sun – “Emergent spokesman Matt Hartwig said the single-shot J&J vaccine produced in Baltimore is an important tool in the continued fight against COVID-19.” Pfizer Covid booster shots will likely be ready Sept. 20, but Moderna may be delayed, Fauci […]

  • WHO urges fully vaccinated people to continue to wear masks as delta Covid variant spreads

    CNBC – “The WHO urged fully vaccinated people to continue to wear masks and practice other Covid-19 pandemic safety measures as the highly contagious delta variant spreads rapidly across the globe. “People cannot feel safe just because they had the two doses. They still need to protect themselves,” WHO official Dr. Mariangela Simao told reporters.” […]

  • U.S. Sharing 60 Million Doses Of AstraZeneca COVID Vaccine With Other Countries

    June 3, 2021 It’s still very unclear when (or even if) the Astra 60 million doses will be available to the world. Originally, this was supposed to be available for global distribution by the end of June. Today’s White House press briefing made it clear, Astra is not even approved by the FDA yet for […]

  • There’s No Hidden U.S. Vaccine Stockpile Ready to Send Abroad

    via Bloomberg News – “America’s millions of unused doses aren’t an easy-to-ship surplus…Why isn’t the U.S. sharing its extra vaccine doses with the rest of the world?…America led the world in buying up the messenger RNA vaccines that have proven most effective against Covid-19. It’s now starting to lead the world in not using them.”

  • Coronavirus Cases in Nepal

    Sunday, October 31, 2021 | COVID-19 Nepal Update | 376 New Cases | 8 New Deaths | [source] | Total Coronavirus Cases in Nepal https://www.worldometers.info/coronavirus/country/nepal/ Daily New Cases in Nepal John Hopkins Corona Virus Resource Center Where are COVID-19 cases increasing? See animated maps. COVISHIELD FAQs   US provides additional support for urgent COVID-19 assistance […]

  • Maker of latest experimental vaccine not expected to seek authorization until June at the earliest

    via @Wasingtonpost — “The Novavax coronavirus shot, which relies on a more traditional technology, could be a key tool in the global effort to fight the pandemic”