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More than 215,000 booster appointments missed in the last two weeks, Taoiseach tells Dáil
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More than 215,000 booster appointments missed in the last two weeks, Taoiseach tells Dáil

Dec 7th 2021, 5:51 PM 25,206 Views 73 Comments

Questions over the actual number of booster ‘no-shows’ have been raised in recent weeks due to issues with the booking system.

Vladimir Putin takes experimental nasal vaccine against Covid-19
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Vladimir Putin takes experimental nasal vaccine against Covid-19

Nov 24th 2021, 9:12 PM 25,786 Views 26 Comments

The Russian president took the shot three days after receiving his booster shot.

Booster vaccine programme for over-60s to begin next week
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Booster vaccine programme for over-60s to begin next week

Updated Oct 28th 2021, 9:05 PM 56,449 Views 30 Comments
  • Those aged between 60-69 will get their booster shot at a mass vaccination centre, while GPs will administer the jabs to those aged between 70 to 79.
  • Booster shots will only be given to a person six months after the date of their second dose of the vaccine.
  • The Irish Pharmacy Union said the decision to exclude community pharmacies from the campaign is 'illogical'
Donnelly says he would like to see healthcare workers get the green light for the booster jab
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Donnelly says he would like to see healthcare workers get the green light for the booster jab

Oct 20th 2021, 3:59 PM 10,709 Views 12 Comments

The booster shots for the over 60s will begin ‘imminently’, said the minister.

US rebuffs WHO call for moratorium on Covid booster vaccines
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US rebuffs WHO call for moratorium on Covid booster vaccines

Aug 5th 2021, 7:06 AM 27,004 Views 20 Comments

“We cannot accept countries that have already used most of the global supply of vaccines using even more of it,” the WHO chief said.

Large numbers will need vaccine booster shots later this year and into next year, Cabinet hears
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Large numbers will need vaccine booster shots later this year and into next year, Cabinet hears

Jun 22nd 2021, 5:46 PM 54,873 Views 36 Comments

Health Minister Stephen Donnelly got government approval to purchase millions of vaccine doses for use in 2022.