10-Year-Old Maya Gandhi Blazed Trail For Children’s COVID-19 Vaccinations By Taking Part In Rutgers University Study

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Just days after the Centers for Disease Control approved the Pfizer vaccine for kids ages 5 to 11, the White House announced it had already secured enough doses for every child in America. The progress so far is thanks to the brave kids who stepped up and participated in clinical trials. READ …

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Animals at Milwaukee Co. Zoo will receive COVID-19 vaccine next week

MILWAUKEE — COVID-19 vaccinations of animals will begin next week at the Milwaukee County Zoo. Several different types of animals will receive a shot similar to the Pfizer vaccine that humans have been getting for the better part of a year now. Senior Staff Veterinarian Dr. Pamela Govett says the COVID-19 risk to animals is …

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Bucks County School Districts, Parents Split Over Gov. Wolf’s Decision To End School Mask Mandate In January

LANGHORNE, Pa. (CBS) — Mandatory masking in Pennsylvania schools may soon be a thing of the past. As more children become vaccinated, Gov. Tom Wolf announced the state will allow school districts to set their own mask rules come January. Mandatory masking in Pennsylvania schools could be a thing of the past come the new …

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Families Reunited At JFK Airport For 1st Time In Nearly 2 Years, As Vaccinated International Travelers Allowed Back Into U.S.

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — International travel to the U.S. resumed Monday for tourists, as historic restrictions were lifted for those who are fully vaccinated. With these restrictions lifted for the first time in nearly two years, airlines warn travelers to prepare for long lines. READ MORE: Broadway Audiences 12 And Older Must Now Be Fully …

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India reports 10,853 new Covid cases and 526 deaths | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: India on Sunday reported 10,853 new Covid cases and 526 deaths. Active cases account for less than 1% of total cases and are currently at 0.42%. This is the lowest since March 2020. India’s active caseload stands at 1,44,845. The active cases have been at the lowest in 260 days. The daily Covid …

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India reports 12,885 new Covid cases and 461 deaths | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: India on Thursday reported 12,885 fresh Coronavirus cases and 461 deaths. Of this the active cases are 1,48,579. This takes the active cases to its lowest in 253 days. With 15,054 recoveries in past 24 hours, the recovery rate has reached 98.23%. This is the highest since March 2020. The total number of …

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Novel antibody reduces severity of Covid-19 infection: Study | India News – Times of India

WASHINGTON: Scientists have identified and tested an antibody that limits the severity of infections from a variety of coronaviruses, including those that cause Covid-19 as well as the SARS illness. The study, published in the journal Science Translational Medicine on Tuesday, isolated the antibody by analysing blood from a patient who had been infected with …

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Nearly 112 crore Covid vaccines given to states, Union territories so far: Government | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Nearly 112 crore Covid vaccine doses have been provided to states and Union territories so far, the Union health ministry said on Sunday. More than 13 crore balance and unutilised vaccine doses are still available with the states and UTs for inoculation, it said. The Union government is committed to accelerating the pace …

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