Vaccination

Extra COVID vaccine may help protect transplant patients

5 hours ago   |   ABC News   |   6 articles

A small study offers a hint that an extra dose of COVID-19 vaccines just might give some organ transplant recipients a needed boost in protection
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Alzheimer's Tau Vaccine Shows Immune Response, Safety

Alzheimer's Tau Vaccine Shows Immune Response, Safety

5 hours ago   |   MedPageToday   |   2 articles

An active peptide vaccine designed to target pathological tau was safe and elicited immune responses in people with mild Alzheimer's disease, though showed no effects on...
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Early Vax Myocarditis Data; Novel RAAS Inhibitor; Star Athletes Collapse Mid-Game

Early Vax Myocarditis Data; Novel RAAS Inhibitor; Star Athletes Collapse Mid-Game

5 hours ago   |   MedPageToday

Preliminary CDC data suggest an "imbalance" in myocarditis cases after COVID vaccination that may make people, ages 12-24 years, more prone to heart inflammation. Circulation...
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Booster dose could make transplant recipients less vulnerable to COVID-19, study finds

Booster dose could make transplant recipients less vulnerable to COVID-19, study finds

5 hours ago   |   Healio   |   6 articles

Past research has shown that solid organ transplant recipients do not respond as well to COVID-19 vaccines as others. Researchers from Johns Hopkins found that a booster dose...
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Third dose of COVID vaccine is more effective in organ transplant recipients than first two doses 

Third dose of COVID vaccine is more effective in organ transplant recipients than first two doses 

5 hours ago   |   Daily Mail   |   6 articles

A recent study by researchers at Johns Hopkins found that the third dose of COVID-19 vaccine may be more effective in kidney transplant recipients than the first two.
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Despite concerns among PCPs, pharmacists have an ‘important role' in vaccination

Despite concerns among PCPs, pharmacists have an ‘important role' in vaccination

6 hours ago   |   Healio

In a recent survey, most primary care physicians said it is helpful to have pharmacists administer vaccines to adults. However, the survey also revealed concerns, including a...
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Do COVID-19 Vaccines Protect IBD Patients?

Do COVID-19 Vaccines Protect IBD Patients?

6 hours ago   |   MedPageToday   |   6 articles

A topic widely discussed among physicians during the recent Digestive Disease Week virtual meeting was a large British cohort study that looked at the antibody response to...
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California adds vacation incentive to spur vaccinations

6 hours ago   |   ABC News   |   3 articles

California will offer six “dream vacation” incentives to spur more people to get coronavirus vaccinations
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Novavax Says COVID Vaccine Works Against Variants

6 hours ago   |   Medscape   |   6 articles

The two-dose vaccine is 90.4% effective overall, the Associated Press reported, which is similar to the efficacy rates for the Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines. WebMD...
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Vermont is the first state to partially vaccinate at least 80 percent of its eligible population

7 hours ago   |   NY Times

The state has done so well with vaccination that it can now safely drop its pandemic restrictions, Gov. Phil Scott said on Monday.
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Stents inspired by kirigami could deliver drugs to tubular organs

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