Tag: Covid 19 Vaccine

Odisha Health Director Bijay Mohapatra
‘Fully Vaccinated People Less Likely To Be Critical Post Covid-19 Infection’

Odisha Health Director Bijay Mohapatra urged the people in the State to get double doses of vaccines at the earliest as the effect of post-Covid effects on the fully vaccinated people are less.

  • Friday, 01 October 2021
UK To Include Covishield As Approved Vaccine After India Protests

We are engaging with the Government of India to explore how we could expand UK recognition of vaccine certification to people vaccinated by a relevant public health body in India, said a British High Commission spokesperson.

  • Wednesday, 22 September 2021
Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus
WHO Chief Thanks India For Resuming Covid Vaccine Export

Director-General of WHO has thanked Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya for resuming shipments of vaccines against the Covid-19 to the global platform COVAX from October.

  • Wednesday, 22 September 2021
Covid-19 Vaccine
Over 79.58 Crore COVID-19 Vaccine Doses Provided To States, UTs: Centre

As part of the nationwide vaccination drive, the Centre has been supporting the states and UTs by providing them COVID-19 vaccines free of cost.

  • Monday, 20 September 2021
80 Crore Covid Vaccine Doses Administered In Country: Health Minister
80 Crore Covid Vaccine Doses Administered In Country: Health Minister

The countrywide vaccination drive against the corona virus has been recorded to 80 crore doses till date and Friday was described as as a golden chapter in world history.

  • Saturday, 18 September 2021
 Covid Vaccine
Odisha Health Dept In Fix Over Vaccine Hesitancy Among People; It’s Forgetfulness, Says Top Official

The Health Services Director further said that reminders are also sent to the beneficiaries on the day of vaccination as well.

  • Friday, 17 September 2021
Covid Booster Shots May Not Be Necessary For All: AstraZeneca Chief

The booster roll out in the UK is awaiting a green signal from the independent advisory body Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI), who are expecting study results on seven different booster vaccines.

  • Thursday, 09 September 2021
PM Modi
Use Local Traditions To Help Vaccination Drive: PM Modi

PM Modi said that the success of vaccination in India is the result of the spirit and hard work of its citizens.

  • Monday, 06 September 2021
Covid Vaccine
Covid Vax Mounts Antibodies In 90% People Taking Immunosuppressants

The findings showed that all healthy participants and 88.7 per cent of the immunosuppressed participants produced antibodies against the virus that causes Covid-19.

  • Tuesday, 31 August 2021
Moderna Vax  for kids
Canada Approves Moderna Vax For Kids Aged 12-17

Health Canada data show that as of August 21, 76.9 per cent of adolescents between the ages of 12 and 17 had received at least one dose of a Covid-19 vaccine and 63.57 per cent were fully vaccinated with two doses.

  • Saturday, 28 August 2021
Pfizer Covid Vaccine
Pfizer Covid Jab's Side Effects In 12-15 Year Olds Mild: Study

Countries, including the US, UK, Canada and France, have already rolled out vaccines for people aged 12 years old and above.

  • Friday, 27 August 2021
Vax appointment on WhatsApp
Now Book Vax Appointment On MyGov Corona Helpdesk On WhatsApp

After enabling users to download vaccine certificates, the MyGov Corona Helpdesk on WhatsApp now allows users to locate their nearest vaccination centre and book their vaccine-appointment, the Union Ministry of Health and MyGov announced on Tuesday.

  • Tuesday, 24 August 2021
Covid Vaccine
Johnson & Johnson Seeks Regulator Nod For Vax Trials In 12-17 Age Group In India

The American-based pharma major Johnson & Johnson (J&J) has applied to the Central Drugs Standard Control Organisation (CDSCO) for permission to conduct a vaccine trial of the Covid-19 single shot Janssen vaccine in India on children of 12-17 age group.

  • Friday, 20 August 2021
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WHO identifies counterfeit versions of Covishield in India

As per a BBC report, the World Health Organisation (WHO) has identified counterfeit versions of India's primary Covid vaccine, Covishield

  • Wednesday, 18 August 2021
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Intranasal Vaccine Blocks Covid, Stops Transmission In Animal Trials

The vaccine is based on a common poultry virus called the Newcastle Disease Virus (NDV), which can reproduce in humans but is harmless.

  • Thursday, 12 August 2021