Vaccination

WATCH LIVE: WA Premier to provide COVID-19 update

9 days ago   |   By Sydney Morning Herald

The update comes as children under 12 became eligible for the vaccine on Monday, and rapid antigen tests were approved for use in WA.
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CHO says kids dodge worst symptoms as vaxxes open, school pushed back

9 days ago   |   By Sydney Morning Herald

Queensland Chief Health Officer John Gerrard has reassured parents they should not be anxious about children being infected with COVID-19
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Government launches new advertising campaign urging pregnant women to 'Get Boosted Now'

9 days ago   |   By News Medical

Pregnant women who have not yet had their first, second, third or booster dose of a COVID-19 vaccine are being urged to get their jab as soon as possible, as the government launches a new advertising campaign for the New Year.
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Covid vaccine: Pregnant women urged not to delay getting jab

9 days ago   |   By BBC

Most pregnant women admitted to hospital with Covid are unvaccinated, a government campaign says.
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Queensland records 9581 new COVID cases as children line up for vax

10 days ago   |   By Sydney Morning Herald

The increase in positive cases comes as children aged five to 11 were able to get their COVID-19 vaccinations on Monday.
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‘A little sting, and it was done': Kids get COVID-19 vaccinations

10 days ago   |   By Sydney Morning Herald

Many Australian kids aged five to 11 were able to get their COVID-19 vaccinations on the first day they were eligible on Monday.
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Jamaica has earned the final qualifying spot in the 28-team four-man competition next month in Beijing, and the team has used some interesting training methods. Read more ...

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VIDEO: AcuFocus executive on what ‘approvable letter' means for IC-8 IOL

VIDEO: AcuFocus executive on what ‘approvable letter' means for IC-8 IOL

WAIKOLOA, Hawaii - Yari L. Mitchell, chief business development officer at AcuFocus, updates the approval process and progress for the IC-8 small aperture IOL. “We recently... Read more ...

Paying Tribute to Lusia Harris, the History-Making Queen of Basketball

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Lusia "Lucy" Harris, a bona fide basketball legend and the only woman to be officially drafted by an NBA team, died on Jan. 18 at the age of 66. A generational athlete who... Read more ...

Pioneering AI technology can accurately detect Covid-19 in a few minutes

Pioneering Artificial Intelligence technology, developed by experts at University of the West of Scotland, is capable of accurately diagnosing Covid-19 in just a few minutes. Read more ...

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‘A dagger through the heart': Tweed Heads mourns death of Charlise Mutten

Students, teachers and strangers touched by the tragedy attended the candlelight vigil held at Tweed Heads Public School on Wednesday night. Read more ...

US Supreme Court rejects Trump bid to keep Capitol attack records secret

Donald Trump and his allies have waged an ongoing legal battle with the committee seeking to block access to documents and witnesses. Read more ...