NY nurse receives first Covid vaccine in US

NY nurse receives first Covid vaccine in US

The government of Canada has inoculated its first citizens against the coronavirus, officials said.

Slowing outbreaks at long-term care facilities is also a priority. "It's ugly right now and it's about to get a whole lot uglier", he said.

More on the vaccine: Wolf said the state is expecting some 97,000 doses of Pfizer's Covid-19 vaccine this week, in addition to over 13,000 doses earmarked specifically for Philadelphia. "Obviously, it would be shipped relatively soon if we got it", DeSantis said at a news conference in West Palm Beach.

The increases come as millions of doses of the COVID-19 vaccine developed by Pfizer start rolling into US hospitals on Monday. Cahana, who is a quadriplegic, said he was overjoyed to hear the vaccine was coming.

Dobbs said he wanted to be the first to receive the vaccine as a show of confidence in the shot. Cooke added, however, that the timeline for vaccine approval is constantly under review, a comment that suggests the date could changed.

Five new cases were reported on Monday, all of them "imported".

It will take several months, perhaps until late spring, before vaccines can be obtained on demand by the public at large, USA officials say.

"We might see that early in this week here".

The EMA has brought their extraordinary meeting on the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine forward one week.

The first dose broadcast on live TV went to Anita Quidangen. The after-effects would be most pronounced on the booster shot, he said. Those include the University of Oxford/Astrazeneca vaccine going through trials and a vaccine being worked on by Johnson & Johnson. The kingdom earlier said it plans to give the public free coronavirus vaccines, but has yet to answer any questions about its program. Desjarlais said the county will be assisting the agencies and the supply chains in the distribution of the vaccine.

"Vaccine supply will be limited globally at the outset and will arrive in Singapore in batches over several months". As the supply increases, first responders would be next in line for the vaccine, followed "hopefully" by "older adults with pre-existing conditions", Mayfield said.

The pandemic has not only been a public health concern, but an economic one, too.

The EMA later confirmed that once the vaccine is approved, the European Commission (EC) will "fast track" their decision-making process to roll out the vaccine "within days".

Inside a basketball gym in the hospital, 40 staff members were given the first of two shots of the newly released vaccine.

"A child's immune system behaves a little bit differently throughout their childhood and that's why we start looking at different age groups", says Hanna.

As of 12 pm on Monday, there were no new cases of locally transmitted Covid-19 infection in Singapore.

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