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FDA ruling on Novavax Covid injections may be delayed to review manufacturing changes

A health worker prepares a dose of the Novavax vaccine as the Netherlands Health Services Organization begins the Novavax vaccination program on March 21, 2022 in The Hague, Netherlands. Patrick Van Katwijk | Getty Images The Food and Drug Administration must review changes to Novavaxbefore the biotech company’s Covid-19 vaccine can be authorized in the …

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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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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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Goodyear to Recall RV Tires 19 Years After Last Manufactured

DETROIT (AP) — Nineteen years after the last one was manufactured, Goodyear has agreed to recall more than 173,000 recreational vehicle tires that the U.S. government says may have failed and killed or injured 95 people since 1998. Goodyear’s G159 tires have been under investigation by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration since December 2017. …

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U.S. monkeypox cases more than double in past week to 20, CDC says

The United States has identified 20 confirmed or suspected cases of monkeypox in 11 states as public health authorities increase testing in a bid to isolate patients and prevent the virus from spreading in communities, the Centers say. for Disease Control and Prevention. Dr. Jennifer McQuiston, a CDC official, said the overall health risk to …

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U.S. monkeypox cases more than double in past week to 20, CDC says

The United States has identified 20 confirmed or suspected cases of monkeypox in 11 states as public health authorities increase testing in a bid to isolate patients and prevent the virus from spreading in communities, the Centers say. for Disease Control and Prevention. CDC official Dr. Jennifer McQuiston said the overall health risk to the …

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(Mostly) Help Wanted: Divergent labor market improves prospects for some workers and puts others on notice

A Help Wanted sign is displayed in the window of a Brooklyn, New York business. Spencer Platt | Getty Images Cracks form in the American job market as some companies seek to curb hiring while others are desperate for employees. Microsoft, Twitter, Wayfair, Instantaneous and Facebook-parent Meta recently announced its intention to be more cautious …

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