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Covid Vaccines: Johnson & Johnson’s shot authorized by F.D.A.

The Coronavirus Outbreak liveLatest Updates Maps and Cases Risk Near You Vaccine Rollout New Variants Tracker Advertisement Continue reading the main story Supported by Continue reading the main story F.D.A. Clears Johnson & Johnson’s Shot, the Third Vaccine for U.S. The authorization of a third Covid-19 vaccine will bring millions more doses within days. But… Read More »

Johnson & Johnson board member says 20 million Covid vaccine doses will be delivered by the end of March

Johnson & Johnson board member Dr. Mark McClellan says the company expects 20 million doses delivered by the end of March as the U.S. becomes one step away from adding a third safe and effective vaccine to its arsenal. “There is going to be a ramp-up period, so 4 million doses expected next week, going… Read More »

Biden says U.S. will seek to ‘end cancer as we know it’ after Covid pandemic

President Joe Biden said Friday that once the coronavirus pandemic has been defeated, his administration will target another deadly disease: cancer. “I want you to know that, once we beat Covid, we’re going to do everything we can to end cancer as we know it,” Biden said in a speech after touring Pfizer’s massive coronavirus… Read More »

There’s no time to relax with Covid virus that mutates its way out of trouble

People calling for early release from lockdown must not ­fully ­understand what we are ­dealing with. The ­coronavirus has a weapon that can always beat us – mutations and throwing up ­vaccine-resistant variants. The more people who are infected with the virus, the greater the risk of variants, as with each person it has another… Read More »

NZ-Australia flights back after COVID scare

Flights between Australia and New Zealand have resumed after nearly a week, following a coronavirus outbreak scare. The travel bubble between the nations was put on hold when a 56-year-old woman New Zealand woman tested positive for the highly-contagious South African COVID-19 variant after completing 14-days in hotel quarantine in Auckland. She had tested negative… Read More »