Russia prepares for mass coronavirus vaccination campaign in October

Russia prepares for mass coronavirus vaccination campaign in OCTOBER after clinical trials with teachers and doctors first in line Health Minister Mikhail Murashko outlined his plan for wider vaccines in October State research facility Gamaleya Institute has completed trials for the vaccine Some experts are concerned at how quickly Russia is planning to distribute it  … Read more Russia prepares for mass coronavirus vaccination campaign in October

Britain is gearing up to roll out ‘biggest flu vaccination programme in history’

Ministers are preparing to roll out the ‘biggest flu vaccination programme in history’, the Health Secretary promised today. Matt Hancock claimed Number 10 had procured enough jabs to vaccinate a record-breaking number of Britons on the NHS this winter. Experts have warned that a flu outbreak in the colder months could wreak havoc on the NHS, … Read more Britain is gearing up to roll out ‘biggest flu vaccination programme in history’

Vaccination rates among New York City children have dropped by 66% from last year

New York City vaccination rates among children have dramatically fallen during the coronavirus pandemic. Mayor Bill de Blasio told reporters during a press conference on Wednesday that the number of administered vaccines is down 63 percent compared to this time last year. Immunizations overall have fallen by about two-thirds from this time in 2019. Among … Read more Vaccination rates among New York City children have dropped by 66% from last year

Vaccination rates for Michigan children have fallen 20% amid the coronavirus pandemic

The number of five-month-old children getting vaccinations has plummeted to below 50 percent in Michigan amid the coronavirus pandemic, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) data released Monday reveals.  For the last three years, about two thirds of five-month-olds in the state have been up-to-date on their shots. But as of May 2020, only … Read more Vaccination rates for Michigan children have fallen 20% amid the coronavirus pandemic

Don’t stop attending ‘life-saving’ vaccination appointments

Don’t stop attending ‘life-saving’ vaccination appointments for your children over fears about coronavirus, NHS warns parents Parents are being urged not to stop attending ‘life-saving’ vaccination appointments for their children over fears about Covid-19 NHS England says that routine jabs such as those for MMR (measles, mumps and rubella) are essential in preventing other serious … Read more Don’t stop attending ‘life-saving’ vaccination appointments