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US advisers endorse Pfizer COVID boosters for younger teens

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All Americans 16 and older are encouraged to get a booster, which health authorities say offer the best chance at avoiding the highly contagious omicron variant. Earlier this week, the Food and Drug Administration au...

Pediatrician answers parents questions on Pfizer Covid-19 booster for ages 12-15

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The US Food and Drug Administration gave emergency use authorization for booster doses of Pfizer/BioNTech's Covid-19 vaccine for children ages 12 to 15 Monday. FDA expands booster eligibility to adolescents and s...

FDA approves Pfizer coronavirus vaccine boosters for children as young as 12

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The decision comes as the omicron variant is rapidly spreading around the U.S. and complicating plans for students to return to classrooms following winter breaks. Booster shots previously were recommended for everyo...

Mixing Pfizer and Moderna vaccines gives a better immune system response against COVID-19, study finds

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The study, which was conducted by researchers at Oxford University, examined the immune system responses of 1,070 subjects who took some combination of the Oxford-AstraZeneca, Pfizer-BioNTech, Novavax, and Moderna va...

NIH director calls on eligible students to get vaccinated as Pfizer submits application for kids under 12

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The New York City-based pharma giant announced a smaller dose of its two-part shot should be safe and effective for kids ages 5-11, but Collins noted they must still submit their data to the FDA. "This is good news, ...

Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine: New Zealand reports first death linked to shot

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In a release, the Ministry of Health wrote to "ensure that health care professionals and consumers remain vigilant and are aware of the signs of myocarditis and pericarditis" after the death of a woman following her ...

Behind the (very silly) Pfizer vaccine name

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Pfizer says COVID-19 vaccine booster dose effective, safe

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"Vaccination is our most effective means of preventing COVID-19 infection – especially severe disease and hospitalization – and its profound impact on protecting lives is indisputable," Albert Bourla, Pfizer’s chairm...

Israel offering Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine booster to at-risk adults

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The move comes about a week after the country reported that the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine efficacy in preventing infection and symptomatic diseases had fallen to 64% amid a rise in the Delta variant and a decrease in m...

Pfizer to meet with US officials on COVID booster Monday

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The company said it was scheduled to have the meeting with the Food and Drug Administration and other officials Monday, days after Pfizer asserted that booster shots would be needed within 12 months. Pfizer’s Dr. Mik...

Covid anxiety remains as Pfizer and US government provide different messaging

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The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued new guidance Friday with an unmistakable message: Kids should be back in school in person this fall and schools should be very cautious about removing the mea...

Sen. Ron Johnson sends letters to Moderna, Pfizer CEOs seeking answers about COVID-19 vaccines

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The conference in Milwaukee included stories from five people, four of whom were women, from across the country who experienced adverse reactions to the vaccines and experienced "refusal or reluctance" from their doc...

Pfizer to request COVID-19 vaccine emergency approval for kids ages 5-11 by fall

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Dr. Alejandra Gurtman, vice president of vaccine clinical research and development at Pfizer, appeared along with representatives from other major drugmakers to talk data and timelines behind pediatric clinical trial...

First on CNN: US ships first Pfizer vaccine doses abroad, donating 2 million to Peru

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The United States on Monday will begin shipping its first doses of Pfizer's coronavirus vaccine abroad as part of the Biden administration's pledge to donate millions of vaccine doses to other countries, a White Hou...

Palestinians cancel Pfizer vaccine agreement with Israel

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Jerusalem The Palestinian Authority has canceled an agreement with Israel that was to have seen at least 1 million doses of the Pfizer vaccine for Covid-19 transferred to the West Bank and Gaza. The abrupt turnarou...

Pfizer COVID vaccine effective against India variant: Britain health body

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India has suffered an increasingly difficult crisis in recent months, hitting a global high in daily coronavirus deaths with 4,529 on Wednesday.  With several variants appearing within the country, health officials i...

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