COVID-19[feminine]

New vaccine could be an option for troops with religious concerns

WASHINGTON (AP) — A COVID-19 vaccine that may soon gain federal approval could give the U.S. military a boost: An opportunity to vaccinate some of the thousands of service members who have refused further coronavirus vaccines for religious reasons. At least 175 active duty and reserve service members have already received the Novavax vaccine, with …

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Moderna says updated COVID booster is superior to original vaccines, could start shipping by August

Moderna announced new data on Wednesday suggesting that a new version of its COVID-19 vaccine will offer superior protection to its original vaccine formulation, based on studying the antibodies generated by their new boosters in blood samples from participants in the test. The company said in A liberation that it plans to submit its data …

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Moderna says updated COVID booster is superior to original vaccines, could start shipping by August

Moderna announced new data on Wednesday suggesting that a new version of its COVID-19 vaccine will offer superior protection to its original vaccine formulation, based on studying the antibodies generated by their new boosters in blood samples from participants in the test. The company said in A liberation that it plans to submit its data …

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OECD cuts global growth forecast on war in Ukraine and China’s zero Covid policy

The OECD estimates that global gross domestic product [or GDP] will reach 3% in 2022 – a deterioration of 1.5 percentage points compared to a projection made in December. Nurphoto | Nurphoto | Getty Images The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development has become the latest international body to lower its forecast for global growth …

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Fourth suspected monkeypox case identified in Sacramento County; 30 close contacts get vaccinated

A fourth suspected case of monkeypox has been identified in Sacramento County and nearly three dozen close contacts for all cases have been vaccinated, public health officials said Monday. All cases were linked to the initial case from a person who had recently traveled to Europe. This case was first reported by a health care …

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Why Boosted Americans Seem to Have More COVID-19 Infections

As Covid-19 cases began to accelerate again this spring, federal data suggests the rate of breakthrough COVID infections in April was worse among boosted Americans compared to unboosted Americans — although death rates and hospitalizations remained the lowest among boosted. The new data does not mean booster shots somewhat increase the risk. Ongoing studies continue …

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The pandemic has given many people ‘food nostalgia’, attracting this 9-year-old start-up a million new customers

If you got a deep-frozen pizza from Lou Malnati or a cheesecake from Junior frozen in the mail — especially during the summer of 2020 — you probably have Goldbelly to thank. The food delivery website was first launched nine years ago, with the aim of shipping food from popular restaurants across the country to …

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Why Boosted Americans Seem to Have More COVID-19 Infections

As Covid-19 cases began to accelerate again this spring, federal data suggests the rate of breakthrough COVID infections in April was worse among boosted Americans compared to unboosted Americans — although death rates and hospitalizations remained the lowest among boosted. The new data does not mean booster shots somewhat increase the risk. Ongoing studies continue …

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UK to hold multi-day party to celebrate 70 years of Queen’s reign

LONDON (AP) — Britain is gearing up for a feast with mounted troops, solemn prayers — and a pack of dancing mechanical corgis. The nation will celebrate Queen Elizabeth II’s 70 years on the throne this week with four days of pomp and pageantry in central London. But behind the marching bands, street parties and …

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