Tag : Vaccination and Immunization

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In New Vaccination Push, Biden Leans on His ‘Community Corps’

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At the Temple of Praise, a predominantly Black church in southeast Washington, D.C., clergy, church volunteers and local doctors and pharmacists have worked to vaccinate...
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C.D.C. Chief Defends Pandemic Guidance as Impatience Mounts

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WASHINGTON — The director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Tuesday defended the agency against accusations that federal scientists were being too...
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CDC Chief Defends Coronavirus Pandemic Guidance as Impatience Mounts

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WASHINGTON — The director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Tuesday defended the agency against accusations that federal scientists were being too...
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Taking ‘Extraordinary Measures,’ Biden Backs Suspending Patents on Vaccines

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Global health activists, who have been pressing for the waiver, praised the administration’s decision. It is “a truly historic step, which shows that President Biden...
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Biden Backs Suspending Patents on Covid Vaccines

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Global health activists, who have been pressing for the waiver, praised the administration’s decision. It is “a truly historic step, which shows that President Biden...
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Vaccinated Campers Can Remove Masks Outdoors, C.D.C. Head Says

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As federal regulators prepare to authorize use of the Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus vaccine in adolescents aged 12 to 15, a top health official said Wednesday that...
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Biden Confronts Coronavirus Vaccine Patents

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WASHINGTON — President Biden, faced with surging Covid-19 crises in India and South America, is under intensifying pressure from the international community and his party’s...