New COVID-19 Variant :Experts Identify Children as the Major Spreaders
Experts have identified the major spreaders of the more infectious and transmissible new COVID-19 variants.
New CDC Report Says Vaccinated People are Unlikely to Suffer COVID-19 Infections
CDC Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky said that their new data suggest that vaccinated people do not carry the virus and do not get sick.
Fully Vaccinated People May Safely Resume Travel, According To CDC
Fully vaccinated Americans may safely start traveling again, according to new guidelines released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Pfizer's Vaccine 90% Effective for at Least 6 Months, Protects Against South African Variant
A new study showed that Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine is 90 percent effective for at least six months and protects against the South African variant.
South Korea To Issue Digital Vaccine Passports Showing Person's COVID-19 Vaccination Status
South Korea announced on Thursday it will issue COVID-19 vaccine passports to inoculated citizens. They have joined other nations adopting such certificates to revive cross-border travel while keeping susceptibility to the virus under control.
More than 100 Fully Vaccinated People in Washington Test Positive for COVID-19
One hundred two people in Washington tested positive for COVID-19 following their vaccination, according to authorities on March 30. Epidemiologists have detected evidence of the more than 100 so-called breakthrough cases since February 1.
Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 Vaccine Delivery Halts Following Factory Mistake
Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine shipments have been suspended after a manufacturing plant mistakenly destroyed 15 million doses and posed concerns about quality control.
White House Accuses China of Obstructing WHO into COVID-19 Origin
The White House accused China of obstructing the WHO's probe into the COVID-19 origin
President Biden, CDC Give Stark Warning as COVID-19 Rebounds, Urge States To Pause Re-Opening Efforts
On Monday, U.S. President Joe Biden urged states to halt re-opening efforts while the CDC warned of "impending doom" as the number of COVID-19 cases continues to rise.
Canada Prohibits Adults Under 55 To Receive AstraZeneca COVID-19 Vaccine
Canada on Monday suspended the use of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine for adults under 55 amid concerns it could be linked to rare blood clotting. The halt was advised by the National Advisory Committee on Immunization for safety reasons.
WHO Report From China Claims COVID-19 Likely Originates From Animals
A joint WHO-China report claimed that the transmission of the virus from bats to humans by another species is the most probable scenario, not a "lab spill."
Former CDC Chief Believes COVID-19 Escaped From Wuhan Lab
Former Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Director Robert Redfield stated he thinks COVID-19 began becoming prevalent in the Chinese city of Wuhan in September or October 2019. He remarked it is only an opinion and that he is allowed to have opinions.
Biden Administration Works on Unified Vaccine Passport, Critics Call It 'Un-American'
The Biden administration and private companies are reportedly working on a "vaccine passport" that will allow Americans to resume pre-pandemic activities like travel and shopping.
Russian President Putin Experiences Minor Side Effects After COVID-19 Vaccine Shot
Russian President Vladimir Putin stated that he had experienced minor side effects from the COVID-19 vaccine after being administered the initial shot. He reportedly woke up the next morning after the vaccination, and it appeared to him he felt a slight pain in the muscles.
68-Year-Old Kansas Woman Dies Allegedly Due To COVID-19 Vaccine
A 68-year-old Kansas woman died one day after her body reacted to a COVID-19 vaccine, according to family members.