Advisers to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday unanimously recommended that the agency authorize Moderna Inc's (MRNA.O) COVID-19 vaccine for children and teens aged 6 to 17 years of age. Around 77 million people in the ..
People at high risk of severe disease who have yet to get a second COVID-19 booster should not wait for next-generation, Omicron-targeted vaccines expected in the fall, five vaccine experts told Reuters. In many countries, including the United Sta..
On December 8, 2020, May Parsons, a Filipina nurse, became the first person in the UK to administer a COVID-19 vaccine (Pfizer/BioNTech) outside clinical trials. <blockquote class="twitter-tweet"><p lang="en" dir="..
The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) has announced the availability of a fourth dose of the vaccine against COVID-19. In a statement on Saturday, the MoPH said the fourth dose is available for individuals aged 50 years and over and individuals who..
The Ministry of Public Health has issued today COVID-19 precautionary advice to people traveling abroad for summer vacations. With the number of new daily COVID-19 cases in Qatar rising in recent weeks, and with many countries around the world exp..
Early trial results suggest tailor-made jabs could stop the deadly disease from returning The positive results of a new vaccine have raised hopes of a cure for pancreatic cancer. One of the deadliest cancers with limited treatment options, the sur..
Health guidelines set for pilgrimage to be attended by 1 million people Saudi Arabia has specified 10 vaccines against COVID-19 for pilgrims who will perform this year’s Hajj. The Saudi Health Ministry announced the names and required dos..
Pfizer will supply up to 4 million courses of its oral Covid-19 treatment to dozens of poorer nations under an agreement with the United Nations Children’s Fund, the company announced Tuesday. Pfizer expects to start supplying..
The following is a summary of some recent studies on COVID-19. They include research that warrants further study to corroborate the findings and that has yet to be certified by peer review. Fourth vaccine dose protects vs Omicron for at least a mo..