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What it’s like in Pfizer, Moderna trials

What it's like in Pfizer, Moderna trials

The Pfizer–BioNTech coronavirus vaccine is both safe and effective, according to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. In a report released Tuesday morning, the FDA indicated that it could greenlight the country’s first Covid-19 inoculation within days.  If Pfizer’s shot is granted an emergency use authorization, or EUA, the immunizations …

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Can you be fired if you refuse the Covid vaccine?

Can you be fired if you refuse the Covid vaccine?

Vials with Covid-19 Vaccine stickers attached and medical syringe with the US pharmaceutical company Pfizer and BioNTech German biotechnology company logos. Vincent Kalut | Photonews | Getty Images The country’s first Covid vaccine could be authorized for emergency use as soon as Thursday. If Pfizer and BioNTech get the green …

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WHO holds press conference on the coronavirus outbreak

WHO chief Tedros says countries that let Covid run unchecked 'are playing with fire'

[The stream is slated to start at 11:00 a.m. ET. Please refresh the page if you do not see a player above at that time.] World Health Organization officials are holding a press conference on Monday to update the public on the coronavirus outbreak that has infected more than 67.1 …

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Stay-at-home order issued for San Francisco Bay Area

Stay-at-home order issued for San Francisco Bay Area

California Street, usually filled with iconic cable cars, is seen mostly empty in San Francisco, California on March 17, 2020. Josh Edelson | AFP | Getty Images San Francisco Bay Area health officials announced on Friday that they would implement California’s new stay-at-home order early, even though they haven’t reached …

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‘Covid cases in U.S. should peak in January’

Coronavirus ‘about to explode’ before therapeutics

Scott Gottlieb, former Commissioner of the FDA Adam Jeffery | CNBC The next two to three months will be difficult for Americans as the coronavirus sweeps the nation and the second surge of the virus picks up steam, says Dr. Scott Gottlieb, the former commissioner of the FDA and a …

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People with depression, anxiety want to reveal pain, to a robot

People with depression, anxiety want to reveal pain, to a robot

Hundreds of millions of people around the world were suffering from common mental health issues including anxiety and depression before Covid-19, and the scale of the health-care crisis has escalated as a result of the pandemic. But demand for mental health services is far outstripping the available supply of trained …

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