23 die in Norway after receiving Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine

(NY POST) – Twenty-three people died in Norway within days of receiving their first dose of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine, with 13 of those deaths — all nursing home patients — apparently... Read more »

Why California Is Struggling To Contain The Virus

(BBC) – California was praised for acting swiftly to contain the coronavirus last spring. Now more than 31,000 people have died of the virus in the state. What went wrong? California was... Read more »

Coronavirus vaccine: India begins world’s biggest drive

(BBC) – A sanitation worker became the first Indian to receive a Covid vaccine as the country began the world’s largest inoculation drive. Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the programme, which aims... Read more »

COVID: ‘Patients are younger and sicker than in the first wave’

(SKY NEWS) – A doctor treating COVID-19 patients says the stream of admissions is “relentless” and those affected are younger than last year. David Parrott is just 19 years old and he... Read more »

Ice cream from China contaminated with coronavirus: report

Officials believe the coronavirus was able to survive in the ice cream due to the cold temperature. FOXNEWS – Three samples of ice cream from a Chinese company tested positive for COVID-19, and thousands... Read more »

EU anger over reduced Pfizer vaccine deliveries

(BBC) – Several EU countries are receiving significantly fewer doses of the Pfizer coronavirus vaccine than expected, after the US firm slowed shipments. Six nations called the situation “unacceptable” and warned it... Read more »

Ohio researchers discover new strain of COVID-19

( CBSNEWS) – A possible new coronavirus strain has appeared in Ohio. Researchers at Ohio State University discovered a new variant that carries a mutation identical to the strain found in the U.K., but... Read more »
100-year-old woman beats COVID, gets discharged from Staten Island hospital

Staten Island: 100-year-old woman beats COVID

New York (WABC) — A 100-year-old COVID patient defied the odds and was discharged from the Staten Island hospital. Tina Pignataro won her fight against the virus and left the emergency field... Read more »

WHO Says 95% Of COVID-19 Vaccines Limited To 10 countries

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AFP) — The World Health Organization’s European branch on Thursday said 95 per cent of vaccine doses so far administered worldwide were limited to 10 countries and called for a more equitable distribution.... Read more »

Jamaica To Explore Access To Safe Vaccines Outside Of COVAX Facility

The Government, through Cabinet, has agreed to begin exploring Jamaica’s access to safe vaccines, outside of the COVAX facility. Additionally, agreement has been reached to explore bilateral arrangements with countries that have... Read more »