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What are the India, Brazil, South Africa and UK variants?
 
 
BBC Health News - Coronavirus is changing or mutating in ways that may help it spread better or resist existing vaccines.
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EU agrees potential 1.8 billion-dose purchase of Pfizer jab
 
 
ABC Health News - The European Union has cemented its support for Pfizer-BioNTech and its novel COVID-19 vaccine technology by agreeing to a massive contract extension for a potential 1.8 billion doses through 2023
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EU seals deal with Pfizer-BioNTech for potential 1.8 billion COVID-19 doses in its biggest vaccine contract so far.
 
 
ABC Health News - EU seals deal with Pfizer-BioNTech for potential 1.8 billion COVID-19 doses in its biggest vaccine contract so far.
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EU says US stand on patent virus waiver is no 'magic bullet'
 
 
ABC Health News - European Union leaders have cranked up their criticism of the U.S. call to waive COVID-19 vaccine patents, arguing the move would bring no short or midterm relief
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India's surge hits southern states, prompts more lockdowns
 
 
ABC Health News - India's COVID-19 surge hits southern states and prompts more lockdowns.
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AP PHOTOS: Spain takes vaccines to the rural homebound
 
 
ABC Health News - While thousands flock daily to health clinics and ad-hoc vaccination points across Spain, health workers also fan out across the country to take shots to some of those who are the most vulnerable to the coronavirus. Over a million Spaniards are considered by social services to be in need of help to feed and care for themselves. Some of these people are homebound and cannot respond to calls to go to vaccination points when their turn comes. So on the island of Mallorca, health workers take the jabs to them. Pilar Rodríguez is one of three nurses in the town of Sa Pobla in the interior of the island administering shots there and in nearby villages. On her rounds of the area on foot, she is welcomed amiably by older people, many unable to leave their chair or bed. So far, Rodríguez said, she and her colleagues have vaccinated over 70 people at their homes in the rural area. They have all received the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine, the shot leading Spain's campaign. Rodríguez and her...
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Ducking their shots: Walter Reed whistleblower wants military to step up
 
 
FOX Health News - Charles Eggleston was among the original Walter Reed whistle blowers who alerted the world to the black mold that was harming injured vets returning from Iraq and Afghanistan. His mission now is fighting vaccine hesitancy among troops and veterans.
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WHO panel OKs emergency use of China's Sinopharm vaccine
 
 
ABC Health News - The World Health Organization has given its authorization for emergency use of a COVID-19 vaccine manufactured by China’s Sinopharm
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AstraZeneca weighs seeking full U.S. approval for COVID shot, skipping emergency-use application
 
 
FOX Health News - AstraZeneca PLC could skip asking the Food and Drug Administration for emergency-use authorization for its Covid-19 vaccine, according to people familiar with the matter—and instead pursue the more time-intensive application for a full-fledged license to sell the shot.
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Philippines Covid surge throws country into disarray
 
 
BBC Health News - A second Covid surge is putting renewed pressure on the country's healthcare and economy.
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After lull, cases spread in Vietnam's cities, provinces
 
 
ABC Health News - After over a month with no local infections, Vietnam has recorded 176 confirmed coronavirus cases from several outbreaks that have spread to 19 provinces during the past 10 days
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Thailand wants to buy more vaccines as surge worsens
 
 
ABC Health News - Thailand’s prime minister says he wants to secure more vaccines for his country and give as many first doses as possible, as it battles a surge of the pandemic with Bangkok reporting a record number of cases
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California agency approves warehouse rule for air quality
 
 
ABC Health News - Southern California air quality regulators have passed a rule to curb emissions from trucks that ferry goods from the growing number of massive warehouses run by Amazon and other companies
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Authorities: Fake vaccination cards sold at California bar
 
 
ABC Health News - Authorities say they have arrested the owner of a Northern California bar where made-to-order fake COVID-19 vaccination cards were being sold to undercover state agents for $20 each
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The Latest: Connecticut data show COVID-19 vaccine effective
 
 
ABC Health News - According to data released from the state Department of Public Health, Of the more than 1.4 million Connecticut residents who are now fully vaccinated, 242 later became infected with COVID-19
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1st week of landmark trial against opioid distributors ends
 
 
ABC Health News - The West Virginia fire chief who starred in an Oscar-nominated documentary about battling drug abuse has testified in a landmark trial against three large drug distributors
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India's Covid crisis: Rural hospitals unable to cope as virus spreads
 
 
BBC Health News - We uncover the conditions that patients face in health centres unequipped for a crisis like Covid.
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EXPLAINER: How activists target CDC vaccine tracking system
 
 
ABC Health News - Data from the U.S. Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System is being misrepresented to raise doubts about the shots
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Cruise giant Norwegian threatens to skip Florida's ports
 
 
ABC Health News - Miami-based Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings is threatening to skip Florida ports because of the governor's order banning businesses from requiring that customers be vaccinated against COVID-19
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EU calls on US to push exports to counter vaccine shortage
 
 
ABC Health News - The European Union is calling on the United States to start boosting its vaccine exports to contain the global COVID-19 crisis, and said that the U.S. backing of patent waivers would provide only a long-term solution at best
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Mexico City exhales as COVID-19 infections fall
 
 
ABC Health News - Mexico City's government says that the public hospital network dedicated to fighting COVID-19 is experiencing its lowest rate occupancy of the pandemic and the city is slightly easing some restrictions
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WHO greenlights China's Sinopharm COVID-19 vaccine
 
 
FOX Health News - The World Health Organization on Friday announced it granted emergency use listing to Beijing's COVID-19 vaccine, Sinopharm, marking the sixth vaccine in the world health agency's arsenal.
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Asian American health workers fight virus and racist attacks
 
 
ABC Health News - Asian Americans have faced harassment in many settings during the pandemic.
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CDC's Nancy Messonnier, who warned coronavirus would cause 'severe' disruption, resigns
 
 
FOX Health News - Dr. Nancy Messonnier, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) official who first warned last February “disruption to everyday life may be severe” as a result of coronavirus spread, is resigning.
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How many cases in your area?
 
 
BBC Health News - Explore the data on coronavirus in the UK and find out how many cases there are in your area.
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UK ‘looking carefully’ at Indian coronavirus variant
 
 
FOX Health News - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Friday told reporters the U.K. was “looking carefully” at a circulating coronavirus variant first detected in India, while public health officials work to better characterize the strain.
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Under 40s to be offered alternative to AZ vaccine
 
 
BBC Health News - Link to rare blood clots leads to shift in vaccination programme for younger age groups.
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Pressure rises for India lockdown; surge breaks record again
 
 
ABC Health News - Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces growing pressure to impose a strict nationwide lockdown, despite the economic pain it will exact
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NYC still storing COVID-19 victims in refrigerated trucks
 
 
ABC Health News - The medical examiner’s office said 750 bodies are in long-term storage.
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Vatican coronavirus conference features Fauci, Francis — and Aerosmith
 
 
FOX Health News - The CEOs of vaccine-makers Pfizer and Moderna joined cardinals, academics and the lead guitarist of Aerosmith in opening a unique Vatican conference on COVID-19, other global health threats and how science, solidarity and spirituality can address them.
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Almost 109M Americans now fully vaccinated, CDC says
 
 
AABB SmartBrief news - Nearly 252 million COVID-19 vaccine doses had been administered throughout the US as of Thursday morning, with almost 109 mil -More- 
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Tranexamic acid studied for joint surgery
 
 
AABB SmartBrief news - Researchers found that use of tranexamic acid during total knee and hip arthroplasty in high-risk patients was linked to a re -More- 
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Genomic analysis reveals clues to COVID-19 resistance
 
 
AABB SmartBrief news - Over the course of a year, consumer genetics company 23andMe analyzed data from more than a million people and identified pos -More- 
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Hologic gains Army contract for COVID-19 diagnostic tools
 
 
AABB SmartBrief news - Hologic, under a three-year, firm-fixed-price contract worth $178.5 million, will supply the US Army with Panther Fusion and  -More- 
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HHS allots up to $1B to improve rural pandemic response
 
 
AABB SmartBrief news - HHS' Health Resources and Services Administration will allocate up to $1 billion in funds from the American Rescue Plan to im -More- 
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EU OKs fast COVID-19 antigen self-test from Siemens Healthineers
 
 
AABB SmartBrief news - European regulators have given CE mark approval to Siemens Healthineers for its Clinitest Rapid COVID-19 Antigen Self-Test. -More- 
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AABB seeks candidates for senior director, Accreditation & Quality
 
 
AABB SmartBrief news - AABB is considering qualified candidates to serve as its senior director of Accreditation and Quality.  -More- 
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I've always had the mind-set: 'No one can challenge me better than myself.'
 
 
AABB SmartBrief news - Troy Polamalu, professional American football player, philanthropist May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Mont
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PM: India coronavirus variant must be 'handled carefully'
 
 
BBC Health News - Health officials have elevated one version of the India virus to a "variant of concern".
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Personal ties: Harris' family in India where COVID rages
 
 
ABC Health News - Harris' uncle says he spoke with the vice president and her husband for a while.
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