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Pfizer, AstraZeneca COVID vaccines probed in Europe after reports of heart inflammation, rare nerve disorder

Europe’s drug regulator says it’s evaluating an assortment of potential side effects following inoculation with leading COVID-19 vaccines, including heart inflammation, facial swelling and a rare nerve-degenerating disorder. Yet in most circumstances, it’s not clear whether the vaccines are to blame.  In AstraZeneca’s case, the European Medicines Agency’s safety committee, known as PRAC for short, said… Read More »

Dr. Scott Gottlieb says travel restrictions on India will have little impact on U.S. Covid cases

The Biden administration’s recently announced restrictions on travelers from India are unlikely to play a significant role in limiting new coronavirus cases in the U.S., Dr. Scott Gottlieb told CNBC on Friday. “Will it have an impact? Perhaps a minor impact on the margins in terms of reducing introductions. It’s not going to dramatically affect our… Read More »

The Big COVID Vaccine Holdouts: Republican Men

WEDNESDAY, April 21, 2021 — Outspoken pandemic denier Ted Nugent announced this week that he’s tested positive for COVID-19, after 10 days of symptoms so severe that at times he “literally could hardly crawl out of bed.” But despite his illness, the Republican rocker from Michigan remains skeptical about COVID vaccines. “I haven’t taken the… Read More »

Deadly blow for COVID vaccine rollout

The death on Thursday of a 48-year-old woman from New South Wales, who developed serious clotting very soon after receiving the AstraZeneca vaccine, has again raised serious concerns about its safety. Authorities are racing to investigate the exact cause of her death, which occurred in the intensive care unit of John Hunter Hospital, five days… Read More »

Para este enfermero de cuidados paliativos, la vacuna de covid llegó demasiado tarde

SOBRE NOTICIAS EN ESPAÑOL Noticias en español es una sección de Kaiser Health News que contiene traducciones de artículos de gran interés para la comunidad hispanohablante, y contenido original enfocado en la población hispana que vive en los Estados Unidos. Use Nuestro Contenido Este contenido puede usarse de manera gratuita (detalles). Antonio Espinoza amaba a… Read More »