Covid-19: Vaccines minister says a 'big effort' is needed to vaccinate the world

Boris Johnson has announced that the UK will donate at least 100 million vaccine doses to other countries within the next year. The first doses will be delivered within a few weeks. Speaking before the G7 summit, Mr Johnson said it was a “colossal number of doses.” President Biden has promised half a billion doses… Continue reading Covid-19: Vaccines minister says a 'big effort' is needed to vaccinate the world

Covid: DR Congo in race against time to vaccinate people

In one of Africa’s largest countries, people worry more about security and other diseases than Covid-19. Source link

Covid: The race to vaccinate the world

More than a billion Covid-19 vaccines have gone into arms around the world. We take a look at how five countries – the UK, the US, Canada, India, and Chile – are faring in their vaccination efforts, and what it means for ending lockdowns. Video by Dan Lytwyn Source link

Poll: 1 in 4 Parents Won't Vaccinate Their Kids Against COVID

THURSDAY, April 1, 2021 (HealthDay News) — More than one-quarter of U.S. parents don’t plan to vaccinate their kids for COVID-19, and roughly as many oppose school-required coronavirus shots, a new study finds. This opposition was more common among moms than dads, and was especially common among white mothers who identified as Republican/Republican-leaning, the… Continue reading Poll: 1 in 4 Parents Won't Vaccinate Their Kids Against COVID

Brazil: Can you vaccinate a whole town against Covid?

The entire adult population of about 30,000 people in the town of Serrana, Brazil, will be vaccinated against Covid-19 to test whether it lowers the infection rate. Reporter: BBC South America correspondent Katy Watson Camera: Renato Varoli Editor: Colm O’Molloy Producer: Jessica Cruz Source link