Australia investigates possible link of blood clot case to vaccine04/03/2021 03:00On Tuesday, an independent vaccine expert panel in Germany said AstraZeneca shots should not routinely be given to people under 60 because of a rise in reported cases of unusual blood clots in the days after vaccination.In a report out Thursday, the U.K.'s drug safety regulator said it had identified more cases of thrombosisamong recipients of theOxford/AstraZeneca vaccine, bringing the total to 30 - though it said the benefits of the shot still far outweigh the risks...
Canada's COVID-19 cases near 1 mln as variants spread03/28/2021 03:00"So as Passover, Easter and Ramadan approach, make plans to celebrate safely, including having virtual celebrations to protect each other as we make this the last big push to keep the path clear for vaccines", she said.He said 1.2 million Pfizer doses are to arrive next week - the same as this week, which was the largest shipment so far...
EU OKs new manufacturing sites for coronavirus vaccines03/28/2021 03:00French President Emmanuel Macron followed the footsteps of European Commission President Ursula Von der Leyen and Germany's Angela Merkel while speaking at the sidelines of the European Council during late Thursday, early Friday for Asia."There are some concerns serious concerns with regard to this one company", said Charles Michel, calling for AstraZeneca to ensure predictability of their vaccine production and respect contractual delivery deadlines...
COVID-19 on Vancouver Island03/26/2021 04:00The 45 new cases announced Thursday on Vancouver Island represents the highest daily case count for the region since 46 cases were identified on February 19.According to Dr. Tam COVID-related deaths, hospitalizations and intensive care admissions nation-wide are starting to increase after having been on the decline for months...
Denmark prolongs suspension of AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine03/26/2021 04:00AstraZeneca insisted that its COVID-19 vaccine provides strong protection even after counting additional illnesses in its USA study, as the drugmaker responded to concerns raised by American officials in an unusually public rebuke that threatened to further erode confidence in the shot. This was also confirmed by a U...