Under-40s to be offered alternative to AstraZeneca Covid vaccine | ITV News

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    All under-40s are to be offered an alternative to the Oxford/AstraZeneca Covid vaccine in a precautionary move after evidence of an “extremely small risk” of people suffering from blood clots after having the jab.

    Read more: https://www.itv.com/news/2021-05-07/astrazeneca-vaccine-all-under-40s-to-be-offered-alternative

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