COVID-19 Vaccine Update: Pfizer Vaccine Is 90% Effective
The news and media space exploded worldwide on November 9, 2020, when one of the most reputable and promising Covid-19 vaccine developers Pfizer and BioNTech published a press release , announcing that their vaccine has already undergone human testing and “was found to be more than 90% effective in
Can Alcohol Affect the COVID-19 Vaccine?
As the rollout of Covid-19 vaccination slowly started in the US, the UK, and across the globe, experts from Russia and Great Britain started expressing concerns stating that drinking alcohol around the time of a Covid-19 vaccination may affect the immune response, potentially even rendering the jab
Take a Peek at the Lab That Invented the COVID-19 Vaccine
You've probably heard that the new Covid-19 vaccines are nothing like any previous vaccine, which is accurate as these novel vaccines have been developed using a brand new mRNA technology. But how are they different and how were they developed?
WARNING: Covid-19 Vaccination SCAMS To Watch Out For!
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COVID-19 Vaccination: Can the Second Dose Be Delayed?
However, there’s a tricky part about the COVID-19 vaccine that’s been causing confusion as of late. Thus far, all authorized COVID-19 shots in the world are two-dose vaccines. The first dose has been developed to make your body identify the virus and build up the immune system.
Russia’s Covid-19 Vaccine Is Likely to Be Used Globally
The vaccination campaign against Covid-19 is underway across the world, with more than 104 million doses having been administered across 66 countries, according to recent data.
Bill Gates Funds the Development of a New COVID-19 Vaccine
Some positive news was published at the beginning of this week about a small biotech company in Pennsylvania called Inovio Pharmaceuticals, which received regulatory clearance to start a human trial for a potential Covid-19 vaccination they developed.
The Morally Murky Way to Speed Up Covid-19 Vaccine Process
To speed up the process of finding a vaccine for Covid-19, some epidemiologists and scientists are calling for something called a human challenge trial, in which a subject who has been given the vaccine is deliberately infected.
Will the COVID-19 Vaccine Be Safe For All of Us? Find Out
2020 is finally ending on a positive note with the first person receiving a COVID-19 vaccine from Pfizer in the UK. Things are looking up as more vaccines are in the final stages of their development and it’s expected that the vaccination process should begin in different parts of the world, too.
Not Only Covid-19: 5 Historically Significant Vaccines
The dangers of bacteria and viruses have been around since the beginning of time, but the invention of vaccination in the 18th century made us significantly more equipped to battle them. The Covid-19 vaccine will be one of quite a few historically significant vaccines.
8 Dangerous COVID-19 Vaccine Rumors You Shouldn’t Believe
Here, we have attempted to debunk some of the common COVID-19 vaccine myths. Take a look.
Why Covid-19 Vaccines Must Be Stored in Sub Arctic Cold
We were all thrilled by the recent good news that both Pfizer and Moderna managed to produce vaccines against Covid-19, which are over 90% effective. But this doesn’t mean hardships are over. Far from it.
We Might Have a COVID-19 Vaccine by End of 2020, After All
Furthermore, the FDA has the power to grant a vaccine special authorization in emergency situations, so we might even have a Covid-19 vaccination available to the public as early as the end of 2020.
COVID-19 Vaccine: More Side Effects After the Second Dose?
Here’s the latest news on the side effects of the Covid-19 vaccines and how to cope with them. 1. Fever and fatigue If you feel tired or get a fever within 48 hours of getting the vaccine, don’t be alarmed - it’s actually a good sign.
Women Report Worse COVID-19 Vaccine Side Effects Than Men
For a more comprehensive breakdown of the temporary reactions to the vaccine, read our article on the topic. However, what many don’t know yet is that women have been experiencing more pronounced side effects to the COVID-19 vaccine than men.
Do You Need to Get Vaccinated if You've Already Had COVID-19?
With the recent approval of the Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine in several countries now, getting vaccinated in the nearest future is a real possibility, especially if you’re high on the priority list.
The Johnson & Johnson Vaccine’s Important Advantage
In that regard, the Johnson and Johnson vaccine is similar to the AstraZeneca-Oxford vaccine and the Russian Sputnik vaccine. Related: The Lesser-Known Covid-19 Vaccines You Should Know How does Johnson & Johnson compare to existing vaccines?
Check Out This Newfound Genetic Vaccine for Coronavirus
Currently, all of us are eagerly waiting for news of some effective vaccine to be developed that can help beat the novel coronavirus. Vaccine development against Covid-19 is progressing at an unprecedented pace with close to 80 projects reaching the active stage of progress.
Israel’s Vaccination Program Shows Promising Results
The goal is to administer Covid-19 vaccines as quickly and efficiently as possible to curb the spread of the coronavirus before the new mutations can spread. One country that is ahead of the curve with its vaccination program is Israel.
What a Vaccine’s “Efficacy Rate” Actually Means
The Covid-19 vaccines manufactured by Pfizer/BioNTech and Moderna both showed very high "efficacy rates," of around 92-95%. The Johnson & Johnson vaccine, on the other hand, has a considerably lower efficacy rate: just 66%. Does that make the first two vaccines better or more desirable?
World's 'First' Coronavirus Vaccine is Launched In Russia
The race to develop a COVID-19 vaccine is at its peak currently in the world. At the time of writing, more than 165 vaccines against the coronavirus are under development with 30 vaccines already in human trials.
Find Out How The Vaccine Of The Coronavirus Will Be Like
As the world battles the deadly spread of the novel coronavirus, the race to produce a vaccine to combat it has already begun. After all, that is the best hope we have in stopping the dangerous virus on its tracks. However, how will the COVID-19 vaccine actually be developed?
COVID-19 - 6 Important Developments to Be Aware Of
less responsive to existing vaccines.
Oxford Vaccine Shows Positive Response Among Old and Young
In an effort to thwart the raging coronavirus, work on many experimental vaccines was launched across the world a few months back to protect people against COVID-19. Among these, AstraZeneca-Oxford’s vaccine candidate, ChAdOx1, is currently being touted as the frontrunner.