Israel says Covid vax fears ‘inaccurate’

After the man coordinating Israel’s Covid-19 response reportedly said that a single vaccine dose against the disease appeared less effective than expected and also lower than Pfizer had suggested, the country’s Health Ministry said that fears about the effectiveness of the vaccine were out of context and inaccurate. Continue Reading

Joe Biden gets Covid vaccine, says ‘nothing to worry about’

US President-elect Joe Biden received a Covid-19 vaccine live on television Monday in a campaign to boost Americans’ confidence in the jabs. Continue Reading

Editorial: Vaccine ways

Some White House officials who work in close proximity to President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence will be offered coronavirus vaccines as soon as this week, while its public distribution is limited to front-line health workers and people in nursing homes and long-term care facilities. Continue Reading

First vaccines will go to health care workers: US

Health care workers and nursing home residents will be the first in the United States to get Covid-19 vaccines, a high powered government panel announced late Tuesday. Continue Reading