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Pfizer says its COVID-19 vaccine more than 90 percent effective in kids
Kid-size doses of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine appear safe and nearly 91 percent effective at preventing symptomatic infections in 5- to 11-year-olds, according to study details released Friday as the U.S. considers opening vaccinations to that age group.
Pfizer Says Its COVID-19 Vaccine Appears More Than 90% Effective in Kids
Kid-size doses of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine appear safe and nearly 91% effective at preventing symptomatic infections in 5- to 11-year-olds, according to study details released Friday as the U.S. considers opening vaccinations to that age group.
Pfizer reports Covid-19 vaccine more than 90% effective in children
Child-size doses of Pfizer's Covid-19 vaccine appear safe and nearly 91% effective at preventing symptomatic infections in five to 11-year-olds, according to newly released study details.
Pfizer says COVID-19 vaccine more than 90% effective in kids
Pfizer says kid-size doses of its COVID-19 vaccine are safe and nearly 91% effective at preventing infections in elementary school children.
London drivers ditching diesel cars six times faster than rest of UK
Drivers in London have abandoned diesel cars six times faster than those in the rest of the UK since Sadiq Khan announced plans for a massive expansion of the London's clean air zone.
New federal funds spur expansion of home care services for the elderly and disabled
Expanded funds for in-home care can help seniors and disabled Americans stay in their homes.
Q&A: What you should know about mixing and matching COVID vaccine boosters
Tens of millions of more Americans could soon receive COVID-19 booster shots after U.S. regulators on Wednesday signed off on expanding the list of those eligible for an extra dose and how they can go about getting one.
Health service faces difficult winter, officials warn
Ireland's health system will face major pressures in the weeks ahead, the chief of the Health Service Executive (HSE) warned on Thursday.
Mortality from Covid to rise as experts warn pandemic is 'growing'
Mortality rates from Covid-19 are expected to rise in the coming weeks, with public health experts warning "the pandemic is now growing".
Yes, we have to live with Covid - but not with such irresponsible ministers | Philip Ball
hen the official inquiry into the Covid-19 crisis finally happens, the current phase of the pandemic will warrant as much scrutiny as any of the earlier ones.