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Vax EUA Filing Today; California Curfewed; Hospital Staff Shortages Widespread

5 days ago   |   By MedPageToday

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Pfizer and BioNTech said they would apply today for emergency use authorization for their COVID-19 vaccine.
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Pfizer Is Submitting Its COVID Vaccine For Emergency Use Authorization Today

Pfizer Is Submitting Its COVID Vaccine For Emergency Use Authorization Today

5 days ago   |   By Scary Mommy

As of today, Pfizer will be the first pharmaceutical company to ask the FDA for emergency use authorization for a vaccine
Let's get one thing straight: The coronavirus pandemic is not over, and we're likely still many months away from life returning to anything resembling pre-pandemic normalcy. However, there is some very good news on that front today. Pfizer, one of the first drug making companies to announce results from its clinical trials for a COVID vaccine, is submitting that vaccine to the FDA for emergency use authorization today .
COVID19 UPDATE: We will submit a request today to...
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Pfizer seeking emergency use of its COVID-19 vaccine in US

Pfizer seeking emergency use of its COVID-19 vaccine in US

5 days ago   |   By Sydney Morning Herald

The company says it is asking US regulators to allow emergency use of its COVID-19 vaccine, starting the clock on a process that could bring limited first shots as early as next month.
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Q&A: COVID-19 pandemic threatens to exacerbate alcohol use disorder, risky behaviors

5 days ago   |   By Healio

History indicates that the COVID-19 pandemic will likely worsen the United States' rising rates of alcohol use, high-risk drinking and alcohol use disorder, experts said.
Previous research has shown that excessive alcohol use is a common response to stress following traumatic events. A study published in Addiction concluded that alcohol consumption is expected to increase in a population the first 2 years after a large terrorist attack. More recently, an article in the Journal of General Internal Medicine reported that the United Kingdom and Australia have observed increases in alcohol
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Covid vaccine: Pfizer to apply for authorisation in US

5 days ago   |   By BBC

Officials expect the vaccine to be given emergency approval in the first two weeks of December.
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Researchers develop nasal spray against COVID-19 virus

5 days ago   |   By News Medical

A nasal spray to provide protection against the COVID-19 virus has been formulated by researchers at the University of Birmingham, UK, using materials already cleared for use in humans.
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Pfizer seeking emergency use of COVID-19 vaccine in the US, which could bring first batch of shots to public by December

5 days ago   |   By Orlando Sentinel

Pfizer said Friday it is asking U.S. regulators to allow emergency use of its COVID-19 vaccine, starting the clock on a process that could bring limited first shots as early as next month.
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MMR vaccine could protect against COVID-19

5 days ago   |   By News Medical

The number of reported global infections of SARS-CoV-2 stands at 56.88 million as of 19 November 2020, and this number continues to rise.
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Exclusive: Pfizer CEO Discusses Submitting the First COVID-19 Vaccine Clearance Request to the FDA

5 days ago   |   By Time

On Friday, Pfizer CEO and chairman Albert Bourla announced that the company has filed a request to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for emergency use authorization of its COVID-19 vaccine , making it the first to do so. In a discussion on TIME 100 Talks, Bourla says that if the FDA authorizes the vaccine, the company will be ready “within hours” from receiving the green light to start distributing the vaccine. Pfizer has been manufacturing doses even while safety and efficacy tests were ongoing, in order to avoid delays in shipping once authorized.
According to Bourla, Pfizer is on...
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Pfizer seeking U.S. emergency use of COVID-19 shot, starting process that could bring some doses as early as next month

5 days ago   |   By ABC News


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Pfizer seeking emergency use of its COVID-19 vaccine in US

5 days ago   |   By ABC News

Pfizer is set to ask U.S. regulators to allow emergency use of its COVID-19 vaccine, starting a process that could bring first shots as early as next month
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Covid-19 RCT: Honey and black cumin seed help speed up recovery in Covid-19 patients

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FDA OKs Highly Specific COVID-19 Antibody Test

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Because its trial designs do not meet even the basic minimum criteria set forth by the Food and Drug Administration for new vaccines, AstraZeneca's adenovirus-vector vaccine... Read more ...

Cooking With Biomass Fuels Like Wood may Cause Lung Damage

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AI Helps Parkinson's Patients During Coronavirus Pandemic

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Medical police state HORRORS in Australia: Young man choked out, slammed to...

Medical police state HORRORS in Australia: Young man choked out, slammed to the ground, heaved out of a restaurant for not wearing a mask

Covid has allowed the medical police state to grow completely out of control, all around the world. Now, new footage has emerged from Melbourne, Australia, where a young man... Read more ...