The benefits of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine far outweigh the risks | ABC News

About This Source - ABC News (Australia)

The video item below is from ABC News (Australia). ABC News is a public news service in Australia produced by the News and Current Affairs division of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation.

Recent from ABC News (Australia):

  • Singapore ant causing big problems in Queensland, chewing through car and home wiring | ABC News
  • Government to pay extra incentives to rural doctors in federal budget bid to fix shortage | ABC News
  • Australian permanent resident dies in India after contracting COVID-19 | ABC News
  • ABC News (Australia) published this video item, entitled “The benefits of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine far outweigh the risks | ABC News” – below is their description.

    Reports of the AstraZeneca vaccine causing unusual and dangerous blood clots – in a handful of patients, out of millions of jabs – has put both medical experts and the public on alert. But authorities say the benefits of the jab far outweigh the very small risks.

    ABC News (Australia) YouTube Channel

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

    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

  • Under-40s to be offered alternative to AstraZeneca Covid vaccine | ITV News
  • Sinopharm Vaccine Gets WHO Backing, Facilitating Broader Use
  • Under-40s to be offered alternative to AstraZeneca Covid jab: Your questions answered in live Q&A
  • In This Story: Australia

    Australia, officially known as the Commonwealth of Australia, is a sovereign country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania, and numerous smaller islands. It is the largest country in Oceania and the world’s sixth-largest country by total area.

    7 Recent Items: Australia

  • Sharing wild Australian landscapes for a cause – BBC News
  • Six rescued in Bondi house fire | 9 News Australia
  • Coronavirus: Companies predicted to keep flexible work arrangements | 9 News Australia
  • Coronavirus: NSW records no new COVID-19 cases | 9 News Australia
  • Young boy and father escape horror crash at Echunga in Adelaide Hills | 7NEWS
  • Man granted bail over Melbourne truck crash | 9 News Australia
  • Coronavirus: “Traffic light system” in place for UK travel | 9 News Australia
  • 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

  • WHO approves China’s Sinopharm COVID-19 vaccine
  • Gutfeld on New York Times article suggesting people take fewer showers
  • CDC expert: Chinese inactivated vaccines balance in efficacy, safety, accessibility
  • US economy adds 266,000 jobs in April, in major expectations miss
  • Nepali doctors warn of major crisis as COVID cases surge
  • Leave a Comment