Pfizer asks US for emergency use of COVID-19 vaccine

Pfizer asks US for emergency use of COVID-19 vaccine

Pfizer asks FDA to allow emergency use of its COVID-19 vaccine.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 11/20/2020, 8:05 PM
Who will receive the COVID-19 vaccine first?

Who will receive the COVID-19 vaccine first?

Ministry of Health formulating a plan to prioritize those who most need the coronavirus vaccines when they arrive in Israel.Ben Ariel, 11/17/2020, 3:14 AM
Moshe Feiglin warns against forced vaccination

Moshe Feiglin warns against forced vaccination

Former MK: 'If forced vaccination is required, why not enact coercive kidney donation law as well?'Mordechai Sones, 11/11/2020, 2:03 PM
Health Ministry to recommend mandatory vaccine law to deal with vaccine refusers

Health Ministry to recommend mandatory vaccine law to deal with vaccine refusers

Medical law expert: Law forcing citizens to immunize 'constitutes fatal violation of basic rights and freedoms of the individual.'Mordechai Sones, 11/10/2020, 4:38 PM
Online forums for anti-vaxxers are ‘hotbeds’ of anti-Semitism, British report finds

Online forums for anti-vaxxers are ‘hotbeds’ of anti-Semitism, British report finds

'Jewish conspirators' blamed for creation of the coronavirus on many anti-vaxxer forums, British report finds.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 11/2/2020, 2:15 PM
Another Israeli company to test COVID-19 vaccine on humans

Another Israeli company to test COVID-19 vaccine on humans

The MIGAL Galilee Research Institute has finished the testing phase on animals and will soon recruit volunteers for test on humans.Ben Ariel, 11/2/2020, 4:36 AM
'The vaccine will arrive within three to six months'

'The vaccine will arrive within three to six months'

Outgoing coronavirus project manager Professor Ronni Gamzu predicts a vaccine the virus will be available in several months.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 10/30/2020, 10:03 PM
Fauci: Widespread vaccine likely won't be available until next year

Fauci: Widespread vaccine likely won't be available until next year

Dr. Anthony Fauci: Amount of doses that will be available in December will not certainly be enough to vaccinate everybody.Ben Ariel, 10/26/2020, 6:08 AM
Report: AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine trial to resume in US this week

Report: AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine trial to resume in US this week

Sources say AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine trial in the United States is expected to resume as early as this week.Ben Ariel, 10/21/2020, 4:35 AM
Johnson & Johnson pauses study of COVID-19 vaccine

Johnson & Johnson pauses study of COVID-19 vaccine

Study of Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine paused due to unexplained illness in a study participant.Elad Benari, 10/13/2020, 4:33 AM
An October surprise could drain the coronavirus swamp

An October surprise could drain the coronavirus swamp

Vaccine or antibody treatment - which will it be and when will they be ready? Opinion.Dr. Joe Tuzara, 9/21/2020, 11:13 AM
Moderna to produce 20 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine by year's end

Moderna to produce 20 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine by year's end

The company continues to expect to make 500 million to 1 billion doses of the vaccine in 2021.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 9/18/2020, 6:38 PM
Trump: COVID-19 vaccine could be distributed as early as October

Trump: COVID-19 vaccine could be distributed as early as October

Trump: We’re very close to that vaccine as you know and I think much closer than I think most people want to say.Elad Benari, 9/17/2020, 2:09 AM
Young doctor explains why he’s against forced COVID-19 vaccine

Young doctor explains why he’s against forced COVID-19 vaccine

COVID-19 vaccine should not be mandatory, and getting people to take it 'serves certain special interests,' physician tells LifeSiteNews.Mordechai Sones, 9/15/2020, 10:53 PM
Pfizer and BioNTech aiming for COVID-19 vaccine by October

Pfizer and BioNTech aiming for COVID-19 vaccine by October

Pfizer and BioNTech confident they can have a vaccine ready for regulatory approval by the middle of October or early November.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/10/2020, 12:08 AM
AstraZeneca pauses trial of COVID-19 vaccine

AstraZeneca pauses trial of COVID-19 vaccine

AstraZeneca pauses late-stage trial of COVID-19 vaccine after a suspected serious adverse reaction in a study participant.Ben Ariel, 9/9/2020, 3:43 AM
US states told be ready for COVID-19 vaccine by November 1

US states told be ready for COVID-19 vaccine by November 1

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is asking US states to remove barriers to distributing a coronavirus vaccine.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/3/2020, 4:08 AM
Rabbi Amnon Yitzchak interviews Robert Kennedy Jr. on vaccines

Rabbi Amnon Yitzchak interviews Robert Kennedy Jr. on vaccines

Renowned rabbi discusses issues surrounding vaccines with Children's Health Defense head.Mordechai Sones, 9/2/2020, 2:42 PM
US government to purchase 100 million doses of Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine

US government to purchase 100 million doses of Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine

Trump announces the government will purchase 100 million doses of experimental coronavirus vaccine which is currently in late-stage trials.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/12/2020, 4:08 AM
Pfizer begins advanced trial of experimental coronavirus vaccine

Pfizer begins advanced trial of experimental coronavirus vaccine

Drug giant Pfizer and its partner BioNTech testing experimental coronavirus vaccine in volunteers in the United States.Ben Ariel, 7/29/2020, 3:44 AM
Report: Russian elite given experimental COVID-19 vaccine

Report: Russian elite given experimental COVID-19 vaccine

Scores of Russia’s business and political elite have been given early access to experimental vaccine against COVID-19, according to sources.Ben Ariel, 7/21/2020, 12:13 AM
Moderna experimental vaccine shows it is safe

Moderna experimental vaccine shows it is safe

Moderna Inc’s experimental vaccine for COVID-19 provokes immune responses in all 45 healthy volunteers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/15/2020, 4:01 AM
Maryland man may be first person vaccinated against COVID-19

Maryland man may be first person vaccinated against COVID-19

First person to take trial coronavirus vaccine at University of Maryland says he is producing anti-bodies against the disease.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/12/2020, 10:34 AM
Dershowitz defends compulsory coronavirus vaccine remarks

Dershowitz defends compulsory coronavirus vaccine remarks

US constitutional lawyer: 'If you refuse to be vaccinated, state has power to take you to doctor's office and plunge needle into your arm.'Mordechai Sones, 5/22/2020, 1:19 PM
Trump: We're working with other countries on coronavirus vaccine

Trump: We're working with other countries on coronavirus vaccine

Trump expresses hope that a COVID-19 vaccine will be in place before the end of the year.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 5/15/2020, 11:01 PM
European expert: Coronavirus vaccine could be approved early next year

European expert: Coronavirus vaccine could be approved early next year

European Medicines Agency says a vaccine for COVID-19 might even be approved in early 2021 in a “best-case scenario”.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/15/2020, 5:12 AM
Expert: 'Vaccines wake up the immune system, could enhance general immunity'

Expert: 'Vaccines wake up the immune system, could enhance general immunity'

Dr. Levi-Nissenbaum, an expert in cellular and molecular biology, describes the potential role of vaccines in combating coronavirus.Shimon Cohen, 3/25/2020, 10:03 AM
Tel Aviv court orders mother to vaccinate her children

Tel Aviv court orders mother to vaccinate her children

Mother ordered to vaccinate her two children within 14 days, after court rejects her opposition to vaccinations as 'not backed by evidence'.Marcy Oster, JTA, 11/4/2019, 2:45 PM
OpEd: Dispel the myths — Vaccines are vital

OpEd: Dispel the myths — Vaccines are vital

Vaccinations are universally accepted by doctors and scientists and are only controversial due to conspiracy theorists.Dr. Alan Kadish, 10/30/2019, 3:43 PM
Vaccination - the unending controversy

Vaccination - the unending controversy

Scientist Dr. Chana Gabay says parents must get as much info as possible and make an independent, personal decision about their children.Shimon Cohen, 10/29/2019, 10:52 AM
Health Ministry to travelers to Uman: Vaccinate against measles

Health Ministry to travelers to Uman: Vaccinate against measles

Ministry warns against measles outbreak in Ukraine, calling on those traveling there to make sure they are vaccinated.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/4/2019, 4:49 PM
New York State to students: Get vaccinated - or leave school

New York State to students: Get vaccinated - or leave school

NY ends religious exemption to vaccination requirement, leaving 26,000 unvaccinated students with choice of getting shots or leaving school.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/4/2019, 11:48 AM
Israel to combat measles with earlier vaccines for 2-year-olds?

Israel to combat measles with earlier vaccines for 2-year-olds?

Committee of experts proposes Health Ministry offer second dose of measles vaccine at two years instead of in first grade.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/15/2019, 10:05 AM
Israeli court orders parents to vaccinate son against tetanus

Israeli court orders parents to vaccinate son against tetanus

One-and-a-half year old Israeli boy ordered to get vaccination against tetanus, over the objections of his parents.Marcy Oster, JTA, 7/12/2019, 7:12 AM
Doctors suspected of issuing unnecessary medical exemptions

Doctors suspected of issuing unnecessary medical exemptions

California Medical Board investigating four doctors suspected of issuing unlawful vaccine exemptions, sometimes for a fee.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/3/2019, 11:16 AM
Here’s what we know about Orthodox vaccination rates in NY

Here’s what we know about Orthodox vaccination rates in NY

NY officials say measles outbreak concentrated in Orthodox Jewish areas, blaming low immunization rates. But are other factors to blame?Ben Sales, JTA, 6/10/2019, 7:14 AM
'Why wouldn't we vaccinate our children?'

'Why wouldn't we vaccinate our children?'

NYC posts message from director of kosher soup kitchen network in the city urging Orthodox Jewish community to vaccinate.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/15/2019, 8:03 PM
Rabbi Asher Weiss: Jewish law obligates vaccination

Rabbi Asher Weiss: Jewish law obligates vaccination

Leading authority on Jewish law says it is "not a recommendation" to vaccinate children, those who do not violate halakha.Yoni Kempinski/Antwerp, 5/14/2019, 4:08 PM
Dear Antivaxxers, not in the Name of God

Dear Antivaxxers, not in the Name of God

Freedom of religion does not include freedom from facts. It also does not include the freedom to endanger others.Rabbi Elchanan Poupko, 4/19/2019, 7:30 AM
500 Jewish doctors sign letter calling for vaccinations

500 Jewish doctors sign letter calling for vaccinations

Doctors who serve Orthodox communities in North America join mass information campaign to encourage vaccination amid measles outbreak.Marcy Oster/JTA, 4/17/2019, 9:32 PM
Vaccination is  Pikuach Nefesh

Vaccination is Pikuach Nefesh

I plead that every anti-vaxxer read this critically important pikuach nefesh article.Rabbi.Dr. Aaron Glatt, 4/11/2019, 10:51 AM
NY county measles outbreak spotlights religious exemptions

NY county measles outbreak spotlights religious exemptions

Health commissioner supports push to end religious exemptions for vaccinations, says measles outbreak one of 'most challenging' crises.AFP, 4/8/2019, 11:03 AM
ADL: 'Wrong' to compare Holocaust to ban on unvaxxed children

ADL: 'Wrong' to compare Holocaust to ban on unvaxxed children

Anti-vaccine activists are using a Holocaust-era yellow Star of David to promote their cause.Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 4/6/2019, 9:28 PM
The menace of waves of infectious diseases

The menace of waves of infectious diseases

Waves of infectious diseases struck Israel and other countries in 2018, causing considerable concern. In theory, infectious diseases have the potential to regain much of their power as a factor limiting the size and expansion of human populations.Lt.Col. (res.) Dr. Dany Shoham , 2/5/2019, 7:13 AM
Vaccination bill passes first reading

Vaccination bill passes first reading

Bill would require schools - from kindergartens to colleges - to bar entry to unvaccinated students and teachers during outbreaks.Mordechai Sones, 1/2/2019, 9:30 AM
The obligation to vaccinate

The obligation to vaccinate

The scientific claims against the vaccine are based on research proven to be false. The halakhic rule that we follow the majority is also true in the field of medicine and here we go according to the position of the majority of doctors.Rabbi Eliezer Melamed, 12/16/2018, 7:41 AM
There is no religious excuse for not vaccinating your kids

There is no religious excuse for not vaccinating your kids

Measles is a viral disease that can be prevented by vaccination. The myth that measles vaccines are associated with autism has been thoroughly debunked by scientific research.Dr. Alan Kadish and Dr. Edward C. Halperin, 12/2/2018, 12:10 AM
A 3-week-old baby contracted measles from his mother

A 3-week-old baby contracted measles from his mother

3-week-old with measles is listed in stable condition after contracting the disease from his mother.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/26/2018, 1:10 PM
'Vaccination Bill' advances

'Vaccination Bill' advances

Minister clear way for bill to ban unvaccinated students from schools following measles outbreak.Gary Willig, 11/18/2018, 10:53 PM
Measles vaccinations on the rise in Israel

Measles vaccinations on the rise in Israel

Deputy Health Minister Litzman cautiously optimistic as number of residents receiving vaccinations grows. 'Measles still not behind us.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/8/2018, 8:47 PM
Infant dies of measles in Jerusalem

Infant dies of measles in Jerusalem

Baby with measles rushed to Sha'arei Zedek Hospital in Jerusalem.Ezra Sanders, 11/1/2018, 5:54 PM
Health Ministry to examine mandatory vaccination policy

Health Ministry to examine mandatory vaccination policy

Dep. Health Minister Litzman asks Health Ministry Director-General to examine possibility of making daycare conditional on vaccination.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/19/2018, 7:57 AM
MK advances compulsory vaccination bill

MK advances compulsory vaccination bill

New bill seeks to combat parents choosing not to vaccinate children before kindergarten.Mordechai Sones, 8/14/2018, 8:52 PM
Haredi refusal to vaccinate caused measles outbreak

Haredi refusal to vaccinate caused measles outbreak

Medical report says 100% of measles cases were haredi Jews, 12 of them babies.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/4/2018, 11:42 PM
Can't agree on whether to vaccinate? The court will decide

Can't agree on whether to vaccinate? The court will decide

Tel Aviv court ruling: If parents can't decide whether to immunize their child, the parent who insists on vaccinations is correct.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/23/2017, 3:22 PM
Parents didn't vaccinate, daughter suffers neurological damage

Parents didn't vaccinate, daughter suffers neurological damage

Unimmunized 4-year-old falls ill with pneumococcal disease.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/26/2017, 2:11 PM
Warning: Measles spreading across Europe

Warning: Measles spreading across Europe

WHO warns low immunization rates leading to measles outbreaks, asks public to get immunized.Chana Roberts, 3/29/2017, 2:16 PM