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Q&A: America’s new COVID-19 rules for international travel

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Biden administration is rolling out new international travel policies affecting Americans and noncitizens alike who want to fly into the U.S. The goal is to restore more normal air travel after 18 months of disruption caused by COVID-19.The across-the-board rules, which will take effect in November, will replace a hodgepodge of…

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Pfizer Says COVID Vaccine Is Safe, Effective for Kids 5-11

Sept. 20, 2021 — With record numbers of COVID-19 cases being reported in kids, Pfizer and its partner BioNTech have announced that their mRNA vaccine for COVID-19 is safe and appears to generate a protective immune response in children as young as 5. The companies have been testing a lower dose of the vaccine –…

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FDA-approved Covid vaccine for kids ages 5 to 11 ‘very feasible’ by Halloween, says former FDA commissioner

Former Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Dr. Mark McClellan told CNBC that it seems realistic that younger kids will be getting vaccinated for Covid-19 based on the new data released by Pfizer on Monday.”Those findings are very promising, especially around the ability of a very small dose, leading to a very strong immune reaction,” said…

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Pfizer’s data on COVID vaccines for young kids has some important footnotes

Pfizer announced today that it plans to seek an emergency use authorization to use its COVID vaccine in children between 5 and 12, based on what it describes as “robust” data from a Phase III trial. That’s on the fast side of predictions about the timeline—in late August, Francis Collins, the director of the National…

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Pfizer says its Covid vaccine is safe and generates robust immune response in kids ages 5 to 11

A smaller dose of Pfizer and BioNTech’s Covid-19 vaccine is safe and generates a “robust” immune response in a clinical trial of kids ages 5 to 11, the drugmakers announced Monday.The news couldn’t come any sooner for parents anxious to get their children vaccinated as kids start the new school year with the delta variant…

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Pfizer says its Covid vaccine is safe and effective for children

Pfizer and BioNTech said Monday that the companies’ two-dose Covid-19 vaccine was safe and showed a “robust” antibody response in children ages 5 to 11.Based on data collected in a trial that included more than 2,000 children, Pfizer and its German partner, BioNTech, said in a press release that the vaccine was “safe, well tolerated,…

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Why Kids Beat Back COVID Better Than Adults

Early last year, children’s hospitals across New York City had to pivot to deal with a catastrophic COVID-19 outbreak. “We all had to quickly learn—or semi-learn—how to take care of adults,” says Betsy Herold, a paediatric infectious-disease physician who heads a virology laboratory at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. The reason: while hospitals across…

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1st case of COVID in American Samoa arrives on Hawaii flight

Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain American Samoa, a U.S. territory in the Pacific, reported its first case of coronavirus on Friday. The territory’s acting governor, Lt. Gov. Talauega Eleasalo Ale, and health officials said the islands’ first case of COVID-19 was in a resident who returned to America Samoa from a trip to the U.S. mainland…

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UAE central bank sees COVID-19 increasing money-laundering risks

Please try another search Economy10 hours ago (Sep 19, 2021 06:10AM ET) 2/2 © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: High-rise towers in Dubai, United Arab Emirates June 18, 2019.REUTERS/Christopher Pike/File Photo 2/2 DUBAI (Reuters) – The United Arab Emirates central bank sees increased risks of illicit financial flows emerging from the COVID-19 pandemic, including money-laundering and terrorism…

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Covid Patients Are Overwhelming Intensive Care Units In These States

Topline With coronavirus infection rates remaining stubbornly high, more than 24,000 Americans are currently hospitalized in intensive care units with Covid-19, leaving little capacity for new admittances in several states. Dr. Darcy Mainville checks on a Covid-19 patient inside the ICU at Adventist Health Glendale on … [+] Sept. 1 in Glendale, CA. Los Angeles…