Novak Djokovic may be free to return to 2023 Australian Open after government decision on COVID-19 vaccines

World number one tennis player Novak Djokovic could be free to return to the Australian Open in January despite being banned for up to three years from applying for a visa after being deported earlier this year. Key points: Starting Wednesday, international arrivals will no longer be asked about their vaccination status. The unvaccinated Djokovic … Read more

What every skeptical parent needs to know about vaccinating their children against Covid

Now, children under the age of 12 remain exempt from vaccination requirements to travel to Europe, although changes could happen quickly, and some countries – such as France – still require negative tests for unvaccinated 12-year-olds and over. Potential aggravation still awaits in the United States, where parents may be required to certify that their … Read more

How to Check if You (or Your Children) Have Had the Polio Vaccine

Polio, which was officially eradicated in the UK in 2003, can cause paralysis in rare cases and can be fatal. Public health officials have declared a national incident while the last traces are being investigated. Polio is caused by a virus that spreads easily when an infected person coughs or sneezes, according to the NHS. … Read more

Here’s How Many Lives Covid Jab Saved In Just One Year

The launch of the Covid vaccine was hailed as a significant turning point in the pandemic – and rightly so, new research has revealed. A study published in the journal Lancet Infectious Diseases estimates that around 20 million lives were saved in just one year due to the vaccine. The first jab was administered to … Read more

Warning about the danger of Omicron submutants

June 23, 2022 22:49 A new study warns that the latest submutants of the Omicron strain of the emerging coronavirus have the ability to evade antibodies caused by vaccination and previous infection.Since the emergence of the highly contagious omicron variant last fall, new omicron subvariants have continued to evolve and emerge. For example, the two … Read more

Warning about the danger of Omicron submutants

June 23, 2022 22:49 A new study warns that the latest submutants of the Omicron strain of the emerging coronavirus have the ability to evade antibodies caused by vaccination and previous infection.Since the emergence of the highly contagious omicron variant last fall, new omicron subvariants have continued to evolve and emerge. For example, the two … Read more

Is your polio vaccine up to date? There may be an outbreak

People are being urged to ensure their polio vaccines are up to date after an outbreak of the virus was detected in UK sewage samples. Polio, which was officially eradicated in the UK in 2003, can cause paralysis in rare cases and can be fatal. The UK Health Safety Agency (UKHSA), working with the Medicines … Read more

CDC recommends COVID-19 vaccines for children under 5

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. health officials on Saturday recommended COVID-19 vaccines for infants, toddlers and preschoolers — the last group without the vaccines. The head of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced the decision hours after an advisory panel unanimously voted that vaccines should be made available to children as young as … Read more

Fighting smallpox on the front lines maintains fear and stigma for gay communities, advocates say

As the manager of Steamworks Baths, a bathhouse in the Gay Village, Graeme Lamb heard questions from customers about the monkeypox virus. Your customers want to know how to protect themselves and others. But the anxieties expressed are more than the virus — it’s about the stigma and hatred that can be directed at the … Read more

Meet one of the first people in Canada to be compensated for a vaccine injury

In the hours after Mother’s Day last year, a day spent playing a family baseball game, Ross Wightman, a realtor and father of two from Okanagan, central British Columbia, woke up with a backache. unbearable. Over the next year, the pain in his body would move and morph as he went from going to the … Read more