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Plan to Ditch the Mask After Vaccination? Not So Fast.

Plan to Ditch the Mask After Vaccination? Not So Fast.

Plan to Ditch the Mask After Vaccination? Not So Fast. Plan to Ditch the Mask After Vaccination? Not So Fast. With 50 million Americans immunized against the coronavirus, and millions more joining the ranks every day, the urgent question on many minds is: When can I throw away my mask? It’s a deeper question than it seems — about a …

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In Quest for Herd Immunity, Giant Vaccination Sites Proliferate

In Quest for Herd Immunity, Giant Vaccination Sites Proliferate

In Quest for Herd Immunity, Giant Vaccination Sites Proliferate In Quest for Herd Immunity, Giant Vaccination Sites Proliferate EAST HARTFORD, Conn. — With the nation’s coronavirus vaccine supply expected to swell over the next few months, states and cities are rushing to open mass vaccination sites capable of injecting thousands of shots a day into the arms of Americans, an …

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Facing Roadblocks, Vast Global Vaccination Effort Gets Underway

Facing Roadblocks, Vast Global Vaccination Effort Gets Underway

Facing Roadblocks, Vast Global Vaccination Effort Gets Underway Facing Roadblocks, Vast Global Vaccination Effort Gets Underway An operation to supply billions of coronavirus vaccine doses to poorer countries has started. But as rich countries buy most of the available supply, stark inequalities remain. Source link

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Where a Vaccination Campaign Faces Skepticism, War and Corruption

Where a Vaccination Campaign Faces Skepticism, War and Corruption

Where a Vaccination Campaign Faces Skepticism, War and Corruption Where a Vaccination Campaign Faces Skepticism, War and Corruption KABUL, Afghanistan — Afghanistan, whose citizens have largely brushed aside the coronavirus pandemic as exaggerated or an outright hoax, is now preparing to distribute its first batch of vaccines. A half-million doses of the AstraZeneca-Oxford vaccine, produced by an Indian manufacturer, were …

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U.S. and Novavax Will Aid Global Vaccination Campaign

U.S. and Novavax Will Aid Global Vaccination Campaign

U.S. and Novavax Will Aid Global Vaccination Campaign U.S. and Novavax Will Aid Global Vaccination Campaign WASHINGTON — An international effort to expedite the manufacturing and distribution of coronavirus vaccines around the globe got a lift on Thursday on two fronts: White House officials said the Biden administration would make good on a U.S. promise to donate $4 billion to …

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Delays Turn Canada’s Vaccination Optimism Into Anxiety

Delays Turn Canada’s Vaccination Optimism Into Anxiety

Delays Turn Canada’s Vaccination Optimism Into Anxiety Delays Turn Canada’s Vaccination Optimism Into Anxiety OTTAWA — Canada seemed to be off to a quick start. Its regulator had approved a coronavirus vaccine codeveloped by Pfizer just ahead of the United States, and national newscasts were soon filled with images of people getting their first injections. But the hopes raised by …

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Biden calls for faster vaccination of teachers as he admits no timeline for school reopening

Biden calls for faster vaccination of teachers as he admits no timeline for school reopening

Biden calls for faster vaccination of teachers as he admits no timeline for school reopening Biden calls for faster vaccination of teachers as he admits no timeline for school reopening President Biden got a hearty round of applause during a socially distant CNN town hall event in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, on Tuesday night when he said America needs to be vaccinating …

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New Yorkers With Many Health Conditions Are Now Eligible for Vaccination

New Yorkers With Many Health Conditions Are Now Eligible for Vaccination

New Yorkers With Many Health Conditions Are Now Eligible for Vaccination New Yorkers With Many Health Conditions Are Now Eligible for Vaccination New Yorkers with chronic health conditions that made them newly eligible for the Covid-19 vaccine flooded a state website and call center Sunday morning, leaving many unable to immediately schedule appointments at mass vaccination centers. State officials said …

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With the Economy on the Ropes, Hungary Goes All In on Mass Vaccination

With the Economy on the Ropes, Hungary Goes All In on Mass Vaccination

With the Economy on the Ropes, Hungary Goes All In on Mass Vaccination With the Economy on the Ropes, Hungary Goes All In on Mass Vaccination Hungary on Friday began injecting citizens with Russia’s Sputnik V vaccine, becoming the first country in the European Union to administer a coronavirus inoculation that has yet to be tested and approved by the …

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Los Angeles Temporarily Shuts Five Coronavirus Vaccination Sites

Los Angeles Temporarily Shuts Five Coronavirus Vaccination Sites

Los Angeles Temporarily Shuts Five Coronavirus Vaccination Sites Los Angeles Temporarily Shuts Five Coronavirus Vaccination Sites Facing a shortage of coronavirus vaccine doses, Los Angeles will temporarily close five of its inoculation sites, including one of the country’s largest, at Dodger Stadium, raising new questions about the federal government’s handling of supplies and distribution. By Thursday, the city will have …

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