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Guardian News published this video item, entitled “Elton John and Michael Caine star in NHS Covid vaccine ad” – below is their description.
Elton John and Michael Caine appeared in a new comic NHS video to encourage people to get vaccinated against Covid-19 and to show the jab is easy and safe.
Both stars, in their 70s and 80s, have been vaccinated as the NHS is now asking anyone aged 70 or over who has not yet been vaccinated to contact their GP about the jabGuardian News YouTube Channel
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In This Story: COVID-19
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Symptoms of coronavirus
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- 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)
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In This Story: Elton John
Elton John is a singer and composer from England, UK, who has had a host of hits over a lengthy career, including greats like Rocket Man and Don’t Let The Sun Go Down on Me.
Famous for singing at his piano, Elton John has amassed a huge global fan-base.
As well as creating pop hits, the singer has been instrumental in writing lyrics and music for several musicals, for stage and screen, including the Lion King.
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In This Story: Vaccine
A vaccine is a biological preparation that provides active acquired immunity to a particular infectious disease. A vaccine typically contains an agent that resembles a disease-causing microorganism and is often made from weakened or killed forms of the microbe, its toxins, or one of its surface proteins.