With two COVID-19 vaccines available, the CDC updates its guidance on who gets them first

Airports are, unfortunately, not this empty anymore. (Pexels/) The first wave of COVID-19 vaccines are rolling out across the country, quite possibly the best holiday gift those folks will receive this year. More than 500,000 people have already been vaccinated, most of them health care workers and nursing home residents and staff, which were the […]

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Refresh 2020-12-08T18:47:58.897Z 90-year-old woman in the UK receives first dose of Pfizer vaccine, FDA review confirms vaccine is safe and effective A 90-year-old woman (who will turn 91 next week) became the first in the world to be given Pfizer’s coronavirus vaccine outside of clinical trials, according to the BBC. Margaret Keenan, who is originally […]

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Refresh 2020-10-09T16:07:18.839Z CDC report finds 1 in 4 Americans don’t wash their hands when they should A new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) finds that 1 in 4 Americans don’t wash their hands when they need to, such as after blowing their nose, even amid the pandemic. The report examined […]