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Just SIX out of every 1 million develop rare heart inflammation after a second dose of vaccine

Just SIX in 1 million people develop rare heart inflammation after a second dose of the Covid vaccine – 85% less than the rate among the unvaccinated, study finds Less than out of every one million people develop myocarditis after the first shot of a Covid vaccine, and around six develop it after the second… Read More »

Bill de Blasio pleads with NBA star Kyrie Irving to get vaccine

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio , a Democrat, asked Brooklyn Nets player Kyrie Irving to get the COVID-19 vaccine Wednesday, according to a public overture. Irving, a seven-time National Basketball Association All-Star and NBA champion, wants to keep his vaccine status private, according to comments made over Zoom during the Nets’ media day.… Read More »

FDA panel member offers closer look at Pfizer vaccine for kids

Pfizer and BioNTech said Monday that their coronavirus vaccine, already authorized for those 12 and older, has been shown to be safe and effective in young children ages 5 to 11, which potentially provides a pathway toward inoculating the vast majority of U.S. schoolchildren against COVID-19. Ofer Levy, professor of pediatrics at Harvard Medical School… Read More »