• Father-of-four, 48, dies of Covid after receiving first dose of Pfizer jab0

    A father-of-four has died from Covid-19 after receiving his first dose of Pfizer‘s vaccine just two days before he was diagnosed with the virus. Chris Moore, from Shotley Bridge, near Consett in County Durham, had been shielding during the pandemic, but returned to his role as an NHS administrator at the end of last year.

  • One-shot Johnson & Johnson Covid vaccine is ‘safe and effective’

    One-shot Johnson & Johnson Covid vaccine is ‘safe and effective’0

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    • February 25, 2021

    Johnson & Johnson’s is set to be approved by US regulators later this week (Picture: Reuters) Johnson & Johnson’s one-shot Covid vaccine is ‘safe and effective’, according to US regulators. America’s Food and Drug Administration (FDA) made the encouraging comments today and is now lined up to approve the vaccine for emergency use. The vaccine

  • Politics of the vaccine will run and run0

    The vaccine fiasco in Brisbane may, paradoxically, show just how safe vaccines are. If you can give four times the specified dose to people in their 80s and 90s and not cause a negative medical reaction in them, it’s pretty safe stuff. But the politics of vaccines is becoming fraught all around the world. Vaccines