Covid-19 vaccination process to take 15 to 30 minutes, says Health Minister  The Star OnlineView Full coverage on Google News

PUTRAJAYA: Individuals who will be receiving Covid-19 vaccine shots need to go through five stations at a Vaccine Dispensing Centre (PPV) taking about...PUTRAJAYA: Individuals who will be receiving Covid-19 vaccine shots need to go through five stations at a Vaccine Dispensing Centre (PPV) taking about...

Covid vaccine jab to take 15 to 30 minutes - Dr Adham Baba

Manipal University College Malaysia Community and Occupational Medicine Professor Dr G. Jayakumar said the country was not only equipped with vast experience in the aspect of vaccination but also boasted plenty of health personnel resources to enlist as vaccinators.

Malaysia all set to roll out immunisation plan tomorrow | New Straits Times

UPDATED 1.10PM | COVID-19 | Education Ministry has given a name list of teachers with co-morbidities, in high-risk group.

PUTRAJAYA, Feb 23 ― Malaysia will receive its second batch of 182,520 doses of Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine tomorrow (Feb 24) for distribution to states that have yet to receive the vaccine, said Coordinating Minister for National Covid-19 Immunisation Programme Khairy Jamaluddin. Khairy, who is also...PUTRAJAYA, Feb 23 ― Malaysia will receive its second batch of 182,520 doses of Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine tomorrow (Feb 24) for distribution to states that have yet to receive the vaccine, said Coordinating Minister for National Covid-19 Immunisation Programme Khairy Jamaluddin. Khairy, who is also...

Covid-19: Khairy says Malaysia to receive additional 182,520 doses of Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine tomorrow | Malaysia | Malay Mail

The Latest: Afghanistan begins vaccination drive | 2021/02/23The Latest: Afghanistan begins vaccination drive

The Latest: Afghanistan begins vaccination drive | Taiwan News | 2021/02/23

News, analysis and comment from the Financial Times, the worldʼs leading global business publication

Subscribe to read | Financial Times

India's Health Ministry has been asked to make Tokyo 2020 athletes a "priority" for coronavirus vaccinations after key workers, according to reports.India's Health Ministry has been asked to make Tokyo 2020 athletes a "priority" for coronavirus vaccinations after key workers, according to reports.

Indian Health Ministry asked to prioritise athletes for vaccine after key staff

The first shipment of Covid-19 vaccines for Malaysia touched down at Kuala Lumpur International Airport yesterday morning, with another consignment making its way overland from Singapore to Johor in the afternoon.. Read more at straitstimes.com.SE Asia News -The first shipment of Covid-19 vaccines for Malaysia touched down at Kuala Lumpur International Airport yesterday morning, with another consignment making its way overland from

Malaysia receives first batch of Covid-19 vaccines, SE Asia News & Top Stories - The Straits Times

One resident got a vaccine appointment date but no timeslot, another was online for nine hours trying to get a spot and a third got through all the scheduling steps but couldn't book — they all came to the new Natick Mall mass vaccination site looking for help.Frustrated seniors and others with underlying medical conditions came to the new Natick Mall mass vaccination site looking for help, but most were turned away.

Frustrated residents arrive at Natick Mall vax site with no appointment looking for help

After accounting for other risk factors, the Covid-19 rate in pregnant women there was 70% higher than in non-pregnant adults, according to a report in the American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology. Pregnant women in non-white racial/ethnic groups were particularly vulnerable.After accounting for other risk factors, the Covid-19 rate in pregnant women there was 70% higher than in non-pregnant adults, according to a report in the American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology. Pregnant women in non-white racial/ethnic groups were particularly vulnerable.

Pregnant women infected by Covid-19 at higher rate, reveals study

The study was conducted by Imperial College London and published in the journal Ultrasound in Obstrtrics and Gynecology.The study was conducted by Imperial College London and published in the journal Ultrasound in Obstrtrics and Gynecology.

COVID-19 in pregnancy not linked to still birth or baby death, new study suggests | UK News | Sky News

Governor Cuomo updated New Yorkers on the state's vaccination program. As of 11AM today, New York's health care distribution sites have administered 93 percent of first doses so far delivered.

Governor Cuomo Updates New Yorkers on State Vaccination Program | Governor Andrew M. Cuomo

As we approach one year of living with COVID-19, Rhode Island is in one of the most important phases of the pandemic, with more and more people becoming eligible to receive the vaccine. Health guid…

12 on 12: Vaccine 101 | WPRI.com

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Authorities in Houston are opening a giant COVID-19 vaccination...AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Authorities in Houston are opening a giant COVID-19 vaccination...

Houston officials to open giant COVID-19 vaccination center

The study by Imperial College London, which included medical records from 4,004 women in the US and UK, found that no newborn babies died of Covid-19 and mothers' risk was the same as average.The study by Imperial College London, which included medical records from 4,004 women in the US and UK, found that no newborn babies died of Covid-19 and mothers' risk was the same as average.

Pregnant women with Covid are NOT at higher risk of miscarriage | Daily Mail Online

The first mass COVID-19 vaccination site in Metrowest opens Monday at the Natick Mall.The first mass COVID-19 vaccination site in Metrowest opens Monday at the Natick Mall.

Natick Mall COVID Vaccine Site Opens By Appointment Only – CBS Boston

Monday was the first day Rhode Islanders 65 and up could register and get a COVID-19 vaccine at any state-run site or pharmacy. But there were some major missteps for people trying to sign up, and much confusion over the process. "I came here to get it done, and I was excited," one Cranston man said on his way in to the vaccination site, only to find out it was closed and his appointment was for another day. "A little frustrating," another man in the same situation said.Monday was the first day Rhode Islanders 65 and up could register and get a COVID-19 vaccine at any state-run site or pharmacy. But there were some major missteps for people trying to sign up, and much confusion over the process. "I came here to get it done, and I was excited," one Cranston man said on his way in to the vaccination site, only to find out it was closed and his appointment was for another day. "A little frustrating," another man in the same situation said.

Some Rhode Islanders trying to sign up for vaccine hit a snag | WJAR

Some Rhode Islanders trying to sign up for vaccine hit a snag

Chile is streaking ahead of the rest of Latin America in its campaign to vaccinate its population against the coronavirus, which the Andean country's leaders hope can help not only beat back the virus but also unite the nation. As of Feb. 18, the copper-producing country had given over 2.5 million doses of vaccine, enough for around one shot for 12 in every hundred people, according to Our World in Data. It could fully vaccinate 10% of its population with two doses per person in just over 20 days at its current rate, Reuters data show.Chile is streaking ahead of the rest of Latin America in its campaign to vaccinate its population against the coronavirus, which the Andean country's leaders hope can help not only beat back the virus but also unite the nation. As of Feb. 18, the copper-producing country had given over 2.5 million doses of vaccine, enough for around one shot for 12 in every hundred people, according to Our World in Data. It could fully vaccinate 10% of its population with two doses per person in just over 20 days at its current rate, Reuters data show.

Using trade ties to secure doses, Chile moves fast on COVID-19 vaccination drive

NORMAN — The Oklahoma State Department of Health reported one additional death and just 14 new COVID-19 cases in Norman Monday.NORMAN — The Oklahoma State Department of Health reported one additional death and just 14 new COVID-19 cases in Norman Monday.

14 new COVID-19 cases, 1 additional death reported in Norman Monday | News | normantranscript.com

Houston and Harris County are set to open a mass vaccination site Tuesday at NRG Park with the help of FEMA.The clinic is expected to vaccinate 6,000 people each day for seven days a week for the next three weeks.

Houston-area ZIP codes prioritized for COVID vaccine at NRG | khou.com

Dr Faisal Sultan advises healthcare professionals below the age of 60 to get themselves vaccinated Dr Faisal Sultan advises healthcare professionals below the age of 60 to get themselves vaccinated

Dr Faisal Sultan gets first dose of Sinopharm coronavirus vaccine

Starting Monday, a whole lot more people in Oklahoma can get COVID-19 vaccines. Teachers and adults with comorbidities are now eligible.Starting Monday, a whole lot more people in Oklahoma can get COVID-19 vaccines. Teachers and adults with comorbidities are now eligible.

OKLAHOMA COVID-19 VACCINE: State superintendent, Teacher of the Year finalists kick off Oklahoma teacher COVID-19 vaccination rollout

Pregnant women become infected with the new coronavirus at higher rates than other adults, according to new data. Between March and June in WashingtonPregnant women become infected with the new coronavirus at higher rates than other adults, according to new data. Between March and June in Washington

Pregnant women being infected at higher rates; COVID-19 from UK variant lasting longer - Times of India

NATICK, MASS. (WHDH) - BOSTON (AP/WHDH) — Two more coronavirus mass vaccination sites are opening in Massachusetts this week, including one Monday at a now-closed...

Mass vaccination site now open at Natick Mall – Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News

Mass vaccination site now open at Natick Mall – Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News

A new mass vaccine site opened Monday at the former Sears store at the Natick Mall.A new mass vaccine site opened Monday at the former Sears store at the Natick Mall.

Mass vaccination site opens at the Natick Mall and distribution gets off to a smooth start - The Boston Globe

The individuals were turned away because they could not provide proof that they live in the U.S. — that's against current state guidelines for distributing the vaccine.The individuals were turned away because they could not provide proof that they live in the U.S. — that's against current state guidelines for distributing the vaccine.

UT Rio Grande Valley Apologizes For Turning Away Two People Eligible For COVID-19 Vaccinations | KERA News

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma opened its second phase of coronavirus vaccinations on Monday, providing inoculations to public school teachers and staff and to adults of any age with illnesses that make them susceptible to the virus.“Our goal is to make sure that every Oklahoma teacher and staff member who wants the COVID-19 vaccine can get it by spring break" in mid-March, said health commissioner Dr. Lance Frye at a vaccination clinic in Norman.Oklahoma Teacher of the Year Jena Nelson and the six 2021 teacher of the year finalists were the first to be vaccinated at the clinic.FEB 22, 2021 - NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma opened its second phase of coronavirus vaccinations on Monday, providing inoculations to public school teachers and staff and to adults of any age with...

Oklahoma expanding vaccine access to teachers, school staff

FEB 22, 2021 - NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma opened its second phase of coronavirus vaccinations on Monday, providing inoculations to public school teachers and staff and to adults of any age with...

Oklahoma expanding vaccine access to teachers, school staff

Twenty-two more virus-related deaths and 499 new coronavirus cases were reported in the state since Sunday, according to daily numbers released by the Oklahoma State Department of Health.

499 New COVID-19 Cases, 22 More Virus-Related Deaths Reported In State, OSDH Says

The Rhode Island Department of Health said a delay in receipt of thousands of COVID-19 vaccine doses has forced multiple communities to cancel vaccination appointments. A shipment of 12,400 doses of the Moderna vaccine was expected to arrive in Rhode Island on Monday but did not show up, the department said, blaming "severe weather that has affected distribution nationwide. "The Rhode Island Department of Health said a delay in receipt of thousands of COVID-19 vaccine doses has forced multiple communities to cancel vaccination appointments. A shipment of 12,400 doses of the Moderna vaccine was expected to arrive in Rhode Island on Monday but did not show up, the department said, blaming "severe weather that has affected distribution nationwide. "

Thousands of COVID-19 vaccine doses headed to RI delayed, severe weather blamed | WJAR

Thousands of COVID-19 vaccine doses headed to RI delayed, severe weather blamed

Fans in the stands. Middle schoolers in the classroom. More overnight subway service. A big boost for indoor dining. The largest vaccination site yet. Nursing...Fans in the stands. Middle schoolers in the classroom. More overnight subway service. A big boost for indoor dining. The largest vaccination site yet. Nursing home visitations. This may be the most significant (and varied) week of reopening in New York state and city since the pandemic began. It comes a day after the U.S. surpassed a once-unthinkable 500,000 lives…

Cuomo Sets NYC Movie Theater Date as State Kicks Off Huge Reopening Week; Delayed Vaccines Arrive – NBC New York

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley turned away people because they could not prove they live in the United States. Proof of residency and citizenship are not required under state rules.The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley turned away people because they could not prove they live in the United States. Proof of residency and citizenship are not required under state rules.

Texas Vaccination Site Apologizes For Refusing COVID-19 Shots To 2 Eligible People : Coronavirus Updates : NPR

If you are among those who are waiting for a COVID-19 vaccine from Harris County, your chances of getting a shot greatly improved. Local officials unveiled the details of the federally-supported, state-managed COVID-19 mass vaccination clinic.If you're waiting for a COVID-19 vaccine from Harris County, your chances of getting a shot just greatly improved

Harris County COVID-19 vaccinations: Federal mega vaccine site set to open at NRG Park, serving 6,000 a day | abc13.com

National athletes vying for spots in the Tokyo Olympics and 2021 SEA Games have a chance of inclusion in the COVID-19 vaccination priority listNational athletes vying for spots in the Tokyo Olympics and 2021 SEA Games have a chance of inclusion in the COVID-19 vaccination priority list

The last week of February will be a big week for Oklahoma’s COVID-19 vaccination efforts with 137,000 doses arriving to the state.

COVID-19 Vaccines Open To Teachers, Adults With Underlying Illnesses

The vaccine deliveries were impacted by the severe weather that gripped much of the country last week, the Department of Health said.The vaccine deliveries were impacted by the severe weather that gripped much of the country last week, the Department of Health said.

RI cancels some vaccination appointments after shipment delays

Julius Erving is the latest NBA legend to announce in a video that he has received the COVID-19 vaccine.Julius Erving is the latest NBA legend to announce in a video that he has received the COVID-19 vaccine.

Julius Erving latest NBA legend to announce he has received COVID-19 vaccine

Pregnant women not only have a higher risk of getting infected with COVID-19, but they may also face a higher mortality rate, according to a new published study.Pregnant women not only have a higher risk of getting infected with COVID-19, but they may also face a higher mortality rate, according to a new published study.

Pregnant women face higher odds of coronavirus infection, study says

Coronavirus vaccine doses were headed toward New York Sunday after winter storms delayed shipments, the chair of the New York City Council Health Committee said.Coronavirus vaccine doses were headed toward New York Sunday after winter storms delayed shipments, the chair of the New York City Council Health Committee said.

Coronavirus vaccine doses headed to NYC after shipping delay

BOSTON (AP) — Two more coronavirus mass vaccination sites are opening in Massachusetts...BOSTON (AP) — Two more coronavirus mass vaccination sites are opening in Massachusetts...

New mass vaccination sites opening; high school sports begin