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CDC Clears Pfizer-BioNTech Vaccines for Children 5-11

Dan Hogan, Science and Technology editor November 6, 2021

The Food and Drug Administration authorized Pfizer-BioNTech’s COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use in the 5-11 age group on Friday, October 29th. Shots are expected to roll out in days as a Center for...

History Made: First Malaria Vaccine Approved by WHO

Allyson Lin, World and breaking news editor October 18, 2021

Malaria has killed roughly 500,000 people each year and half of that number are children in Africa according to the New York Times. Experts have admitted that the vaccine isn’t perfect, but it will get...

COVID-19 creates obstacles, confusion at concerts

Natalie Colarossi and Elizabeth Vojt October 12, 2021 Tickets?  Check.  Mask?  Maybe. Since the Coronavirus pandemic hit in March of 2020, many concert venues across the U.S. have been working on how they...

Women Report Worse Side Effects After Covid Vaccine, researchers investigating cause

Women Report Worse Side Effects After Covid Vaccine, researchers investigating cause

Jenna Reiber, Copy Editor March 29, 2021

Men and women have different reactions to many vaccines, we now know that the COVID-19 vaccine is included on that list. According to the CDC’s Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, 79.1 percent...

AstraZeneca falls behind on vaccine supply agreements

Abigail Lee, Science & Technology Editor February 18, 2021

AstraZeneca, the pharmaceutical company partnered with Oxford University, has been struggling to deliver its COVID-19 vaccine as promised.  On January 22, 2021, AstraZeneca announced that several European...

US death toll from COVID-19 passes another grim milestone: 350,000

Adrianna Malena January 14, 2021

Reports produced by the Johns Hopkins Covid-19 Dashboard have confirmed 350,000 Americans have passed away in response to the coronavirus. The United States has had the most cases and deaths occur than...

Masks must continue to be worn after Covid-19 vaccination

Abigail Lee, Science and Technology Editor January 2, 2021

The FDA authorized the Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine on December 11, 2020, meaning vaccine doses will be shipped immediately around the U.S. Following CDC approval, millions of people may be vaccinated this...

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