Albania’s COVID-19 response exposes healthcare system weaknesses

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Albania’s COVID-19 response exposes healthcare system weaknesses” – below is their description. Albania says it has achieved herd immunity through infections, cutting coronavirus transmission dramatically. Nevertheless, it has come at a terrible cost for under-resourced and overwhelmed hospitals. Officially, fewer than 2,500 people have died of COVID-19 … Read more Albania’s COVID-19 response exposes healthcare system weaknesses

How can Canada overcome its COVID-19 vaccination plateau?

Global News published this video item, entitled “How can Canada overcome its COVID-19 vaccination plateau?” – below is their description. One-fifth of eligible Canadians are now fully vaccinated for COVID-19, paving a path out of pandemic restrictions. Some provinces are using mobile vaccine clinics as a tool to reach underserviced areas or hesitant populations. A … Read more How can Canada overcome its COVID-19 vaccination plateau?

With child-size needles, France starts giving Covid-19 jab to 12-year-olds

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “With child-size needles, France starts giving Covid-19 jab to 12-year-olds” – below is their description. #France on Tuesday expanded its #Covid-19 #inoculation drive to children aged 12 and over in a bid to achieve herd immunity and slow the spread of variants, including the Delta strain behind … Read more With child-size needles, France starts giving Covid-19 jab to 12-year-olds

Novavax Set To Apply For FDA Approval Of COVID-19 Vaccine

NBC News published this video item, entitled “Novavax Set To Apply For FDA Approval Of COVID-19 Vaccine” – below is their description. Drug maker Novavax is set to apply for FDA authorization after announcing its Covid-19 vaccine is highly effective against emerging variants. NBC News’ medical contributor, Dr. Natalie Azar, explains what role the vaccine … Read more Novavax Set To Apply For FDA Approval Of COVID-19 Vaccine

The power of natural immunity vs. herd immunity for coronavirus

Washington Post published this video item, entitled “The power of natural immunity vs. herd immunity for coronavirus” – below is their description. Johns Hopkins University Epidemiologist Gypsyamber D’Souza explains how the United States can reach coronavirus herd immunity and what happens if that goal is missed. Plummeting vaccination rates have turned what officials hoped would … Read more The power of natural immunity vs. herd immunity for coronavirus

Data dive: Just how close is the UK to herd immunity?

Sky News published this video item, entitled “Data dive: Just how close is the UK to herd immunity?” – below is their description. With 80% of UK adults now having antibodies to coronavirus according to Office for National Statistics. The numbers do not include 14.2million people under 18 who are yet to be vaccinated. Sky … Read more Data dive: Just how close is the UK to herd immunity?

Over 600 million vaccine doses administered in China

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Over 600 million vaccine doses administered in China” – below is their description. For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-05-31/Over-600-million-vaccine-doses-administered-in-China-10HQhGt39GU/index.html China’s vaccination campaign has been accelerating, with another hundred million people expected to be inoculated over the next five days. The country has so far administered 600 million jabs. But that’s still not … Read more Over 600 million vaccine doses administered in China

Dominic Cummings tells MPs Johnson ‘unfit’ to be PM

Channel 4 News published this video item, entitled “Dominic Cummings tells MPs Johnson ‘unfit’ to be PM” – below is their description. In an epic session to MPs, the prime minister’s former chief adviser Dominic Cummings turned on his former boss, accusing him of not being fit to run the country. He compared Boris Johnson … Read more Dominic Cummings tells MPs Johnson ‘unfit’ to be PM

Researchers say vaccinating teens an important part of push to reach herd immunity | ABC News

ABC News (Australia) published this video item, entitled “Researchers say vaccinating teens an important part of push to reach herd immunity | ABC News” – below is their description. Teenagers from 16 years up are now being encouraged to get vaccinated against COVID-19 in some parts of regional Australia. ABC News (Australia) YouTube Channel Got … Read more Researchers say vaccinating teens an important part of push to reach herd immunity | ABC News

Covid Update: India Struggles, “We’re Pretty Close to Herd Immunity”

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Covid Update: India Struggles, “We’re Pretty Close to Herd Immunity”” – below is their description. India crossed another grim milestone Monday with more than 300,000 people lost to the coronavirus, while a devastating surge of infections appeared to be easing in big cities but was swamping the … Read more Covid Update: India Struggles, “We’re Pretty Close to Herd Immunity”

Dr. Scott Gottlieb on chances for the U.S. to hit herd immunity

CNBC Television published this video item, entitled “Dr. Scott Gottlieb on chances for the U.S. to hit herd immunity” – below is their description. Dr. Scott Gottlieb, member of the boards of Pfizer and biotech company Illumina and former FDA commissioner, joined “Squawk Box” on Monday to discuss whether the United States can hit herd … Read more Dr. Scott Gottlieb on chances for the U.S. to hit herd immunity

Energy Minister Denies Dominic Cummings’ Claims Herd Immunity Was Part Of Govt COVID Policy | GMB

Good Morning Britain published this video item, entitled “Energy Minister Denies Dominic Cummings’ Claims Herd Immunity Was Part Of Govt COVID Policy | GMB” – below is their description. The Energy Minister denies that herd immunity was ever part of Boris Johnson’s COVID policy after former government advisor Dominic Cummings claimed in a series of … Read more Energy Minister Denies Dominic Cummings’ Claims Herd Immunity Was Part Of Govt COVID Policy | GMB

What needs to happen before Canada considers opening international borders

CBC News published this video item, entitled “What needs to happen before Canada considers opening international borders” – below is their description. Canada’s deputy chief public health officer, Dr. Howard Njoo, told CBC’s chief political correspondent, Rosemary Barton, that Canada needs manageable case counts and herd immunity levels of vaccination before border restrictions can begin … Read more What needs to happen before Canada considers opening international borders

Assignment Asia: The Great Vaccination of China

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Assignment Asia: The Great Vaccination of China” – below is their description. For more: https://www.cgtn.com/video China hopes to vaccinate 80 percent of its population to reach herd immunity. If it wants to reach that goal by the end of 2021, over 110 million people have to be vaccinated every … Read more Assignment Asia: The Great Vaccination of China

Assignment Asia: Breaking down China’s vaccination goal

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Assignment Asia: Breaking down China’s vaccination goal” – below is their description. For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-05-22/Assignment-Asia-Breaking-down-China-s-vaccination-goal-10t8u3iT52E/index.html #China hopes to reach herd immunity by vaccinating at least 80% of its population. What would that look like? #Coronavirus #Vaccine CGTN YouTube Channel Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, … Read more Assignment Asia: Breaking down China’s vaccination goal