Coronavirus: Pfizer vaccine preferred over AstraZeneca for under 50’s | 9 News Australia

9 News Australia published this video item, entitled “Coronavirus: Pfizer vaccine preferred over AstraZeneca for under 50’s | 9 News Australia” – below is their description.

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has announced that most Australians under 50 are now advised to get the Pfizer vaccine over the jab by AstraZeneca, based on a “potentially increased risk” of extremely rare blood clots among younger people.

9 News Australia YouTube Channel

Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.

About This Source - 9 News Australia

9 News Australia has delivered breaking news, features and exclusive news from around Australia and the world into homes since 1956. In December 2013, Nine Entertainment listed on the ASX, trading as ASX: NEC.

In November 2020, Nine Entertainment relocated from Willoughby where it had been based for 64 years to North Sydney.

Recent from 9 News Australia:

  • Pentagon admits to accidentally killing innocent civilians | 9 News Australia
  • Humpback whale calf freed from shark nets off Gold Coast | 9 News Australia
  • Tensions with France rise after AUKUS defence pact | 9 News Australia
  • In This Story: AstraZeneca

    AstraZeneca plc/AB (LON: AZN) is a British-Swedish multinational pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical company with its headquarters in Cambridge, United Kingdom and Södertälje, Sweden. Its R&D is concentrated in Cambridge in United Kingdom, Södertälje in Sweden, and Maryland and Toronto in North America.

    3 Recent Items: AstraZeneca

  • Queensland’s ‘Super Vaccination Weekend’ kicks off | 7NEWS
  • Booster Covid vaccines to be offered to over 50s to smooth ‘bumpy’ winter
  • High demand for Pfizer vaccine sees fewer Sydneysiders come forward for AstraZeneca | 7NEWS
  • In This Story: COVID-19

    Covid-19 is the official WHO name given to the novel coronavirus which broke out in late 2019 and began to spread in the early months of 2020.

    Symptoms of coronavirus

    The main symptoms of coronavirus are:

    • a persistent new cough (non productive, dry)
    • a high temperature (e.g. head feels warm to the touch)
    • shortness of breath (if this is abnormal for the individual, or increased)

    Latest News about Covid-19

    Below are stories from around the globe related to the 2020 outbreak of novel Coronavirus – since the WHO gave the Covid-19 naming. Most recent items are posted nearest the top.

    5 Recent Items: COVID-19

  • Artist honors lives taken by COVID-19 with white flag exhibition
  • Kristoffer Broberg shoots 61 to lead by EIGHT shots | Round 3 Highlights | 2021 Dutch Open
  • Over 600.000 white flags displayed to honor COVID-19 victims Washington DC
  • Doctor holds counter-protest against demonstrators targeting hospitals
  • California’s Recall Election, Nicki Minaj’s Viral Vaccine Tweet: This Week’s News | The Tonight Show
  • In This Story: Pfizer

    Pfizer Inc. (NYSE: PFE) is an American multinational pharmaceutical corporation headquartered in New York City. In 2012, it was one of the world’s largest pharmaceutical companies and ranked 57 on the 2018 Fortune 500 list of the largest United States corporations by total revenue.

    5 Recent Items: Pfizer

  • Queenslanders take their shot at full vaccination amid new vaccine blitz | 7NEWS
  • Vaccine rollout for kids explained, Update to national reopening plan | 9 News Australia
  • FDA panel recommends Pfizer COVID-19 boosters for older Americans, not for all
  • NBC News NOW Full Broadcast – September 17, 2021
  • Queensland launches into ‘Super Pfizer Weekend’ as one new local case of COVID-19 detected | 7NEWS
  • In This Story: Scott Morrison

    Scott John Morrison is an Australian politician who is the 30th and current prime minister of Australia. He took office in August 2018 upon his election as leader of the Liberal Party, and subsequently led the Coalition to victory at the 2019 federal election.

    4 Recent Items: Scott Morrison

  • Australian PM says he made clear to France possibility of scrapping subs deal, Paris denies
  • Scott Morrison’s nephew exposed as allegedly dodgy builder | 9 News Australia
  • Laura Tingle looks at Australia’s nuclear submarine plan | 7.30
  • Mark McGowan launches on Scott Morrison over submarine contract snub. | ABC News
  • Leave a Comment

    We don't require your email address now, just your name. BUT, if you do add it, you may be notified if there are replies to your comment. Please make respectful comments, which add value, and avoid personal attacks on others. Comments failing to adhere to these guidelines will not be published.