Thursday, June 30, 2022

Coronavirus

US Congress Must Move Quickly to Top-up COVID-19 Money – White House

The White House cautioned the United States would use all of the funds to support coronavirus testing supplies and to assure that uninsured US citizens keep having free-of-cost cures for the lethal virus unless U.S. Congress authorizes additional money. According...

American Officials Planning for COVID-19 Pandemic’s Next Phase as Omicron Declines

On Wednesday, the health officials in the U.S. said they’re planning for the subsequent phase of the deadly coronavirus pandemic as Omicron-linked infections decrease, including updating US health regulator CDC’s rules on using face-masks and bolstering the country’s COVID-19...

US FDA Decelerates on COVID-19 Doses for Children Below 5-years

Coronavirus immunizations for kids below five hit another lengthy delay on Feb. 11 as American drug regulators abruptly constrained on their attempts to accelerate the analysis of the doses that a US multinational pharmaceutical company Pfizer is testing for...

US Legislators Proposed Bipartisan Investigation of Coronavirus’ Origin

In the nearly two years since the lethal coronavirus started damaging the U.S., almost all aspects of the deadly pandemic have been debated, often harming efforts to bring the fatal disease under control and to treat its sufferers. Now,...

WHO Warns Countries Against Easing COVID-19 Rules

Going without face-masks outdoors, attending late-night parties, and efforts to take back our everyday life, several countries, predominantly in North Americas and Europe, are easing their coronavirus restrictions amid anticipations the infectious Omicron COVID-19 wave might have exceeded its...

FDA Takes Key Action by Giving ‘Full Approval’ to Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine

On Monday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration granted full approval to U.S. pharmaceutical and biotechnology company Moderna’s coronavirus vaccine, which will be promoted under the name Spikevax in people ages 18-years and above. The move by the U.S....

Moderna Starts Mid-Stage Study for Omicron-Based COVID-19 Vaccine

On Wednesday, Moderna said it had begun mid-stage research, testing a booster dose of its coronavirus jab specifically considered to target the more virulent Omicron variant of SARS-CoV-2, one day after competitor Pfizer launched a comparative trial. Both jabs...

Fourth COVID-19 Vaccine Dose Doesn’t Prevent Omicron Transmission – Israeli Research

On Monday, an Israeli hospital said the initial study indicates a 4th COVID-19 vaccine dose provides only limited defense against the protection against the highly Omicron variant that’s raging worldwide. An Israeli Sheba hospital said its initial study conducted in...

Dr. Anthony Fauci: Omicron will “ultimately find just about everybody”

On Tuesday, the U.S. top infectious disease expert Dr. Anthony Fauci said as the highly contagious Omicron variant of SARS-CoV-2 spreads like bushfire all over the U.S., it is likely just everybody will be exposed to the virus strain,...

US Strengthens Recommendations to Fight Omicron COVID-19 Variant

The U.S. CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) expanded coronavirus booster dose eligibility for some youngsters to fight the highly infectious Omicron variant of SARS-CoV-2. The action comes as the U.S. public health agency experiences criticism over confusing...

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Turkey Backs Sweden and Finland’s NATO Bid

Turkey, a member of NATO, agreed to back Finland’s and Sweden’s membership in the alliance. Initially, it opposed the...