What is the risk of allergic reaction to COVID-19 vaccines?

CBSHealth British health officials have warned that people with a history of “significant” allergic reactions to vaccines, medicine or food should not be given Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine. Two people in the first U.K. COVID-19 vaccine group, both health…

Moderna COVID-19 vaccine trial particpant explains side effects he experienced

WCVB A Massachusetts man who participated in a clinical trial for Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine says he experienced short-lived side effects after the second dose.Peter Jackson, of Marblehead, said he decided to participate in the Moderna experiment for a…

Moderna COVID vaccine becomes second to get US authorization

Heidi Ledford Moderna’s vaccine is the second to be recommended for emergency-use authorization in the United States.Credit: Paul Hennessy/NurPhoto/Getty A week after granting an emergency-use authorization for the country’s first COVID-19 vaccine, US regulators have followed with a…

Everything you need to know about the new COVID-19 vaccines | National

Associated Press, CNN The U.S. has approved a second COVID-19 vaccine by Moderna. The vaccine is very similar to one from Pfizer Inc. and Germany’s BioNTech that’s now being dispensed to millions of health care workers and nursing home…

Covid-19 News: Latest Updates – The New York Times

nytimes Here’s what you need to know:Lining up for coronavirus testing in San Bernardino, Calif., on Friday.Credit…Alex Welsh for The New York Times As the United States welcomed the news Friday that a second vaccine, by Moderna, had…

Everything You Need to Know About the COVID-19 Vaccines

Shawn Radcliffe Share on PinterestAs the first COVID-19 vaccines begin to work through the FDA approval process, many people will have questions about availability, side effects, and cost. Michael Ciaglo/Getty ImagesThe FDA has granted an emergency use authorization…

Covid-19: F.D.A. Authorizes Moderna Vaccine for Emergency Use, Adding Millions of Doses to U.S. Arsenal

nytimes Here’s what you need to know:Beginning Sunday, shipments totaling 5.9 million doses of the Moderna vaccine may be sent to rural areas, smaller hospitals and local health departments. The first shots are expected to be given Monday.Credit…Andrew…

Should people take both Pfizer and Moderna vaccines one after the other?

Science The day will come when everyone who wants a COVID-19 vaccine will be able to get one. Then people might wonder about a question that once seemed far-fetched: Should I get a second just to be safe?…

How the Johnson & Johnson Vaccine Works

nytimes Johnson & Johnson is testing a coronavirus vaccine known as JNJ-78436735 or Ad26.COV2.S. Results from a clinical trial are expected in January. Janssen Pharmaceutica, a Belgium-based division of Johnson & Johnson, is developing the vaccine in collaboration…

Trudeau offers sombre Christmas message but says 500,000 vaccine doses are coming early in the new year

CBC While Prime Minister Justin Trudeau acknowledged today that Christmas won’t be the same this year, with wide swaths of the country under COVID-related lockdowns, he said there’s reason for optimism in 2021 now that hundreds of thousands of vaccine doses are…

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