Sunday, December 5, 2021

Health

Omicron Variant: President Biden Strengthens Travel Restrictions

On Thursday, Joe Biden, the United States President, has unveiled stringent COVID-19 travel restrictions as America confirmed a few Omicron cases have been found in Colorado, California, Hawaii, Minnesota, and New York, where officials say person had no recent...

Moderna President Says Omicron-Specific Booster Could Be Developed By March

On Wednesday, Moderna Therapeutics President Stephan Hoge said coronavirus booster doses targeting the Omicron variant could be ready to file for United States approval by March 2022. However, Dr. Anthony Fauci, President Biden’s Chief Medical Advisor, and Moderna executive...

World Reviving COVID-19 Prevention Efforts Amid New Variant Omicron’s Spread; Travel Bans

Dr. Francis Collins, Director of the National Institutes of Health, says the new Omicron variant of COVID-19 might prompt a return to stringent COVID measures if not a sufficient number of people get inoculated or boosted. Cases of the new...

US FDA will Decide “within weeks” on Merck’s “molnupiravir” COVID-19 Pill Authorization

A team of infectious disease advisers to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) will look at outcomes of Merck and Ridgeback Biotherapeutics’ clinical trial and decide whether to recommend Emergency-Use-Authorization (EUA) for molnupiravir pill to treat early-stage coronavirus...

Kamala Harris Announces 1.5 Billion Dollars Investment in Healthcare For Undeserved Community

On Monday, Kamala Devi Harris, the Vice President of the United States of America, declared that the President Joe Biden government is investing 1.5 Bn dollars from the COVID-19 relief package to address the healthcare employee’s shortage in underscored...

Surgeon General Dr. Murthy Says Blocking COVID-19 Jab Mandates Would Be a “Setback for Public Health”

On Sunday, the Surgeon General of the U.S. under President Joe Biden said if courts continue to block President Joe Biden’s administration’s attempts to compel large businesses soon to require coronavirus vaccination or undergo COVID-19 testing on a weekly...

AstraZeneca to Make Profits from its Coronavirus Vaccine

AstraZeneca plc, a British-Swedish multinational pharmaceutical and biotechnology firm has begun to move away from providing its coronavirus vaccine to nations on a not-for-profit basis as the world learns to live with the lethal virus. Instead, the pharmaceutical giant...

Austrian Chancellor Says Lock-Down for the Uninoculated is Days Away

On Thursday, Austria’s chancellor accentuated threats of lock-down measures for uninoculated residents, as new COVID-19 infections in the Alpine country are rising. The nation’s worst-affected province stated it made a plan to take that step coming week. The Upper Austrian...

WHO COVID-19 Report Shows Europe COVID Cases, Deaths Continue to Rise

The World Health Organization (WHO) said in its ‘weekly epidemiological update on COVID-19’ that Europe is leading worldwide in number of new COVID-19 infections and fatalities from the coronavirus-borne illness COVID-19. During the week ending Nov. 7, a slight increase,...

White House Tells US Companies to Move Forward with Jab Mandate

The legal fight over President Joe Biden administration’s COVID-19 immunization or testing requirements for private companies is falling along the United States’ sharp political fault lines, with GOP-led states, conservative legal groups, and sympathetic workers grouping most powerfully to...

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America Puts Blame on Iran for Stalled 2015 Iran Nuclear Negotiations

On Friday, the United States of America hit out at the Islamic Republic of Iran, saying nuclear discussions between...