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Israel may begin vaccinating children against coronavirus within the next few weeks

Israel may begin vaccinating children against coronavirus within the next few weeks

With the FDA expected to approve coronavirus vaccine for children, Israel prepares to follow suit.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/10/2021 07:54
Israel could begin vaccinating children in early December

Israel could begin vaccinating children in early December

Government preparing to start vaccinating children under age of 12 against COVID-19 after FDA approves the vaccine in the US.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 22/10/2021 23:51
Pfizer: COVID-19 vaccine showed 90.7% efficacy among children

Pfizer: COVID-19 vaccine showed 90.7% efficacy among children

Pfizer says its COVID-19 vaccine showed 90.7% efficacy against the coronavirus in a clinical trial of children 5 to 11 years old.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 22/10/2021 22:00
CDC approves Moderna, Johnson & Johnson booster shots

CDC approves Moderna, Johnson & Johnson booster shots

CDC also approves mixing and matching of any of the three vaccines approved for use in the US.Elad Benari, 22/10/2021 04:04
FDA authorizes Moderna, J&J booster shots

FDA authorizes Moderna, J&J booster shots

Regulator also approves “mix and match” method, allows people to choose different shot than their original inoculation as a booster.Elad Benari, 21/10/2021 01:59
US likely to recommend booster shots to people as young as 40

US likely to recommend booster shots to people as young as 40

US government likely will soon recommend booster shots to people as young as 40 who received either Moderna or Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine.Ben Ariel, 20/10/2021 03:35
Sputnik V COVID vaccine recipients to be allowed into Israel

Sputnik V COVID vaccine recipients to be allowed into Israel

Recipients of Russian-developed coronavirus vaccine to be allowed into Israel.i24NEWS, 19/10/2021 18:01
Report: FDA to permit 'mixing and matching' of booster shots

Report: FDA to permit 'mixing and matching' of booster shots

FDA planning to allow Americans to get a different booster shot of COVID-19 vaccine than the one they initially took, sources say.Ben Ariel, 19/10/2021 02:06
FDA delaying decision on Moderna vaccine for adolescents

FDA delaying decision on Moderna vaccine for adolescents

FDA delaying decision on authorizing Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine for adolescents.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 15/10/2021 23:16
FDA advisers recommend Johnson & Johnson's booster shot

FDA advisers recommend Johnson & Johnson's booster shot

Outside advisers to Food and Drug Administration vote unanimously to recommend a second shot of Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine.Elad Benari, Canada, 15/10/2021 21:40
FDA panel recommends Moderna booster

FDA panel recommends Moderna booster

Panel of expert advisers to FDA votes 19-0 to recommend booster shots of Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine for Americans aged 65 and older.Ben Ariel, 15/10/2021 00:06
Senate candidate Herschel Walker cancels fundraiser over host’s anti-vax swastika profile

Senate candidate Herschel Walker cancels fundraiser over host’s anti-vax swastika profile

Trump-backed Republican candidate for US Senate seat in Georgia nixes fundraiser over hosts anti-vax profile picture featuring a swastika.Shira Hanau, JTA, 14/10/2021 19:31
White House to governors: Start preparing to vaccinate young children

White House to governors: Start preparing to vaccinate young children

Biden administration purchases 65m pediatric doses of coronavirus vaccine, instructs states to begin preparing to vaccinate children 5-11.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/10/2021 11:48
Argentina begins vaccinating children 3-11

Argentina begins vaccinating children 3-11

Argentina administers Chinese coronavirus vaccine to children ages 3 and up. 'By the end of the year, everyone 3 and up will be protected.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/10/2021 09:54
FDA scientists: Moderna did not meet all criteria for boosters

FDA scientists: Moderna did not meet all criteria for boosters

Scientists at FDA say Moderna has not met all of the agency's criteria to support use of booster doses of its COVID-19 vaccine.Ben Ariel, 13/10/2021 05:47
Pfizer CEO: No emotional reason to choose Israel for vaccine

Pfizer CEO: No emotional reason to choose Israel for vaccine

Pfizer's CEO stressed that his decision to sell enough vaccines to Israel was based on difficult decisions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/10/2021 22:53
Booster dose provides young people with 17x the protection

Booster dose provides young people with 17x the protection

New data published by Israel's Health Ministry shows booster dose highly effective at preventing infection among young people.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/10/2021 11:11
CDC advisers to discuss Moderna, J&J booster doses

CDC advisers to discuss Moderna, J&J booster doses

Independent advisers to CDC will meet later this month to make recommendations on booster doses of Moderna and Johnson & Johnson's vaccines.Elad Benari, Canada, 08/10/2021 23:21
Sweden suspends Moderna COVID vaccines for people under 30

Sweden suspends Moderna COVID vaccines for people under 30

Scandinavian countries reduce use of Moderna vaccine following study showing increased risk of heart inflammation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/10/2021 23:00
Has COVID 4.0 ended? We'll know by next week says Health Minister director-general

Has COVID 4.0 ended? We'll know by next week says Health Minister director-general

Prof. Nachman Ash notes continued drop in cases, credits booster shot campaign.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/10/2021 13:45
Johnson & Johnson asks FDA to authorize booster shots

Johnson & Johnson asks FDA to authorize booster shots

Johnson & Johnson asks FDA to authorize booster shots of its COVID-19 vaccine for people over the age of 18.Ben Ariel, 06/10/2021 06:08
EU medical watchdog approves COVID booster shots

EU medical watchdog approves COVID booster shots

European Medicines Agency approves 3rd doses of Pfizer, Moderna vaccines for all adults 6 months after 2nd shot.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/10/2021 19:18
California to require COVID-19 vaccinations for K-12 students

California to require COVID-19 vaccinations for K-12 students

The state will be the first in America to require that all students be vaccinated before attending class.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 01/10/2021 23:52
FDA panel to review COVID vaccines for children

FDA panel to review COVID vaccines for children

FDA panel to discuss booster doses of Moderna and Johnson & Johnson vaccines and clearing Pfizer's vaccine for use in children.Elad Benari, Canada, 01/10/2021 22:29
Fauci: Data will show that Israel is doing the right thing

Fauci: Data will show that Israel is doing the right thing

US chief medical adviser says he believes the US will eventually adopt Israel’s move to offer booster shots.Ben Ariel, 01/10/2021 05:42
Israel receives first shipment of AstraZeneca vaccines

Israel receives first shipment of AstraZeneca vaccines

Those sensitive to ingredients in Pfizer, Moderna, vaccines will be able to receive the AstraZeneca.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/09/2021 10:21
Pfizer to move forward with vaccines for children 'pretty soon'

Pfizer to move forward with vaccines for children 'pretty soon'

Pfizer CEO says his company will begin moving forward with efforts to get children eligible for COVID-19 vaccines in a matter of days.Elad Benari, 27/09/2021 05:44
Who will green pass apply to?

Who will green pass apply to?

People who recovered from COVID to be required to vaccinate after 6 months in order to keep green pass eligibility.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/09/2021 11:22
New York could potentially replace unvaccinated hospital staff

New York could potentially replace unvaccinated hospital staff

New York Gov. Hochul: State 'will be replacing people' who won't vaccinate against coronavirus, has a 'plan' which will soon be announced.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/09/2021 10:29
'Israel's vaccination campaign is model for entire world'

'Israel's vaccination campaign is model for entire world'

After heading Moderna's coronavirus vaccine development, Dr. Tal Zaks is ready to tackle new challenges at Israel's Teva Pharmaceuticals.Eyal Levi, Israel Hayom, 24/09/2021 10:01
FDA authorizes booster shots for ages 65 and older

FDA authorizes booster shots for ages 65 and older

FDA authorizes booster doses for Americans aged 65 and older and younger adults with underlying health conditions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/09/2021 03:35
Biden to get booster shot on camera once approved

Biden to get booster shot on camera once approved

Biden plans to get his COVID-19 booster shot on camera once it's fully approved for Americans over the age of 65.Elad Benari, Canada, 20/09/2021 23:29
FDA panel rejects COVID-19 booster shots for most Americans

FDA panel rejects COVID-19 booster shots for most Americans

FDA committee rejects COVID-19 booster shots for Americans aged 16 and over, but approves boosters for 65+ and high risk individuals.Elad Benari, Canada, 17/09/2021 23:30
24 states threaten to sue Biden over vaccine mandate

24 states threaten to sue Biden over vaccine mandate

24 states threaten to sue over Biden's rule to require employers with more than 100 employees to mandate vaccinations and frequent testing.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/09/2021 06:52
Bennett: Get vaccinated and save lives

Bennett: Get vaccinated and save lives

PM notes 61 people under the age of 40 are currently in serious condition with COVID. 'None were vaccinated as required.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/09/2021 16:44
Moderna developing single-dose COVID-19 and flu vaccine

Moderna developing single-dose COVID-19 and flu vaccine

Moderna says it is developing a single vaccine that combines a booster dose against COVID-19 and the flu.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/09/2021 05:00
Biden mandates COVID-19 shots and tests

Biden mandates COVID-19 shots and tests

Biden requires most federal employees to get vaccines, pushes large employers to have their workers vaccinated or tested.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/09/2021 01:10
WHO condemns wealthy nations' rush to hand out booster shots

WHO condemns wealthy nations' rush to hand out booster shots

World Health Organization again calls on countries to avoid giving out COVID-19 booster shots until the end of the year.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/09/2021 06:45
MP Jeremy Hunt: 'We should learn from Israel and get on with booster jabs'

MP Jeremy Hunt: 'We should learn from Israel and get on with booster jabs'

British MP Jeremy Hunt urges Parliament to approve boosters. 'Israel shows booster program brings down hospitalizations in two weeks.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/09/2021 00:09
Israel close to herd immunity, top health officials say

Israel close to herd immunity, top health officials say

Herd immunity in a month? Health officials say Israel close to herd immunity thanks to recent spate of infections, booster shot campaign.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/09/2021 08:08
Top US health officials: Not enough data to recommend booster shots

Top US health officials: Not enough data to recommend booster shots

Report: Top US health officials told White House they may not have enough data to recommend COVID-19 booster shots for the general public.Elad Benari, Canada, 03/09/2021 21:48
Montreal anti-vaxxer won't wear yellow star anymore. Here's why.

Montreal anti-vaxxer won't wear yellow star anymore. Here's why.

An anti-vaxxer in Montreal said he would stop wearing a yellow star. He still thinks vaccine mandates are like the Holocaust.Ben Sales, JTA, 03/09/2021 15:06
NY rabbi to congregants: 'If 99% of doctors say to get the COVID vaccine, you get it

NY rabbi to congregants: 'If 99% of doctors say to get the COVID vaccine, you get it

Orthodox rabbis encourage their communities to take the COVID-19 vaccine ahead of Rosh Hashanah.Shira Hanau, JTA, 03/09/2021 07:50
PM Bennett: 'Get vaccinated and save lives'

PM Bennett: 'Get vaccinated and save lives'

'If we all get the coronavirus vaccine, including the third dose, we'll protect our health and the economy,' PM Naftali Bennett promises.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/09/2021 13:13
Coming soon: Isolation for those who have not received booster shot

Coming soon: Isolation for those who have not received booster shot

As part of changes in the green pass to take effect in October, anyone who hasn't had a third dose will be considered unvaccinated.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/09/2021 05:43
US has administered third dose to over 1 million people

US has administered third dose to over 1 million people

CDC: A third dose of either Pfizer or Moderna has been administered to over 1 million people since August 13.Elad Benari, 02/09/2021 04:31
Can vaccines stop a new, more dangerous COVID strain?

Can vaccines stop a new, more dangerous COVID strain?

Scientists are raising concerns as to whether the C.1.2 strain can be stopped - or slowed down - with the help of vaccines.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/09/2021 14:49
UAE to resume visas to fully vaccinated tourists

UAE to resume visas to fully vaccinated tourists

UAE will resume issuing visas to all tourists fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as of Monday.Elad Benari, 30/08/2021 04:58
Education Minister Yifat Shasha-Biton gets extra security amid death threats

Education Minister Yifat Shasha-Biton gets extra security amid death threats

'Agree to vaccinate kids in schools - or we will murder you.' Tel Aviv man indicted for threatening to murder minister over vaccine policiesArutz Sheva Staff, 29/08/2021 17:35
Education Minister: The word I chose was not a good one

Education Minister: The word I chose was not a good one

Education Minister Yifat Shasha-Biton acknowledges that using the word "crime" regarding COVID-19 vaccines in schools was wrong.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/08/2021 05:24
Delta Air Lines to impose $200 insurance surcharge on unvaccinated staff

Delta Air Lines to impose $200 insurance surcharge on unvaccinated staff

'Since the rise of the Delta variant, all Delta employees who have been hospitalized with COVID were not fully vaccinated,' says CEO.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/08/2021 12:23
Pfizer seeks US approval of booster dose of its COVID-19 vaccine

Pfizer seeks US approval of booster dose of its COVID-19 vaccine

Pfizer says it has started the application process for a third dose of its vaccine for everyone ages 16 and older.Elad Benari, 26/08/2021 05:37
Officials: Booster shots to be available for all ages next week

Officials: Booster shots to be available for all ages next week

Ministry of Health expected to make booster shots available to all ages as early as next week.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/08/2021 03:16
Watch: Trump jeered for saying he supports vaccinations

Watch: Trump jeered for saying he supports vaccinations

One Trump supporter said she doesn't get vaccinated because, 'God separates the sheep from the goats...'Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/08/2021 19:52
US to give PA half a million COVID vaccines

US to give PA half a million COVID vaccines

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken announces Biden Administration to ship 500,000 vaccine doses to PA. 'We are pleased to help lives.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/08/2021 18:52
Egypt authorizes locally produced COVID-19 vaccine

Egypt authorizes locally produced COVID-19 vaccine

The vaccine is co-produced by the Chinese company Sinovac and the Egyptian Holding Company for Biological Products and Vaccines.Elad Benari, 24/08/2021 06:39
WHO calls for two-month moratorium on booster shots

WHO calls for two-month moratorium on booster shots

Head of World Health Organization calls on countries to suspend booster shots as a means of reducing global vaccine inequality.Elad Benari, 24/08/2021 06:08