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# booster - This year 2022

People aged 50 and over can now get their Covid-19 booster vaccine
# Booster
# Booster

People aged 50 and over can now get their Covid-19 booster vaccine

Aug 25th 2022, 7:44 AM 15,723 Views 5 Comments

From today, this age group can book their booster appointment.

Appointments for second Covid-19 booster vaccines to begin from today
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Appointments for second Covid-19 booster vaccines to begin from today

Apr 22nd 2022, 8:23 AM 40,406 Views 45 Comments

It follows guidance from the National Immunisation Advisory Committee (NIAC).

Parents of children aged 12-15 can now book their child's Covid booster online
# Booster
# Booster

Parents of children aged 12-15 can now book their child's Covid booster online

Mar 4th 2022, 11:26 AM 8,315 Views 9 Comments

Walk-in centres will also be operational for this booster.

HSE updates online advice for boosted close contacts, detailing additional restrictions
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

HSE updates online advice for boosted close contacts, detailing additional restrictions

Feb 10th 2022, 5:41 PM 52,683 Views 3 Comments

Although close contacts in this situation are no longer required to restrict their movements, they are advised to follow a number of other measures to limit the spread of Covid-19.

# booster - Last year 2021

People in their 40s urged to avail of booster as queue wait times ease off at walk-in centres
# Booster
# Booster

People in their 40s urged to avail of booster as queue wait times ease off at walk-in centres

Updated Dec 19th 2021, 3:00 PM 87,179 Views 138 Comments

National Show Centre in Co Dublin has approximately 900 in the queue, and has temporarily stopped others from joining the queue.

Those aged 40-49 can get booster shots from tomorrow, a month ahead of schedule
# Booster
# Booster

Those aged 40-49 can get booster shots from tomorrow, a month ahead of schedule

Dec 18th 2021, 1:05 PM 27,820 Views 57 Comments

The booster dose should be given at a minimum of a three-month interval from a person’s last dose of a primary Covid-19 vaccine.

Professor Christine Loscher: Why boosters are so important in the fight against Omicron
# New Variant
# New Variant

Professor Christine Loscher: Why boosters are so important in the fight against Omicron

Updated Dec 18th 2021, 9:34 AM 34,892 Views 54 Comments

Why do we care so much about boosters right now? Let’s look at how we got here.

Q&A: Who is eligible for a Covid-19 booster and when will I get mine?
# Questions Answered
# Questions Answered

Q&A: Who is eligible for a Covid-19 booster and when will I get mine?

Dec 17th 2021, 12:59 PM 40,358 Views 18 Comments

Here’s what you need to know about the Covid-19 booster rollout programme.

People aged 40-49 to be offered Covid boosters from 27 December, three weeks ahead of schedule
# Vaccines
# Vaccines

People aged 40-49 to be offered Covid boosters from 27 December, three weeks ahead of schedule

Dec 16th 2021, 4:00 PM 64,188 Views 76 Comments
  • People aged 40-49 will be offered boosters from 27 December - three weeks ahead of the initial plan
  • Vaccinations for children aged 5-11 will commence in paediatric hospitals next week
  • 50,000 Covid-19 boosters were administered yesterday - a daily record, Órla Ryan reports
Closing schools this Friday would be 'sensible', says leading immunology professor
# Schools
# Schools

Closing schools this Friday would be 'sensible', says leading immunology professor

Dec 14th 2021, 5:26 PM 40,620 Views 65 Comments

Christine Loscher added that schoolchildren are currently the population’s largest unvaccinated group and will be mixing in coming days.

Long queues continue at walk-in booster clinics, as HSE chief says people will be offered appointments
# Booster
# Booster

Long queues continue at walk-in booster clinics, as HSE chief says people will be offered appointments

Updated Dec 11th 2021, 2:35 PM 40,240 Views 31 Comments

Many centres have waiting times of over an hour this morning.

People in their 30s and 40s to be offered booster jab this month as roll-out to be accelerated
# Next Phases
# Next Phases

People in their 30s and 40s to be offered booster jab this month as roll-out to be accelerated

Dec 9th 2021, 12:05 AM 64,110 Views 36 Comments
  • All those aged between 30-49 will be offered a third dose of the vaccine before Christmas, reports Christina Finn
  • People in the 50-59 age cohort will start to be offered appointments for the additional dose from today.
'Cut social contacts in half' and antigen testing in schools: Key points from NPHET's briefing
# Nphet Briefing
# Nphet Briefing

'Cut social contacts in half' and antigen testing in schools: Key points from NPHET's briefing

Updated Nov 10th 2021, 8:34 PM 60,335 Views 81 Comments

There is “very good data” that the booster shots are working well and quickly, Holohan said

Tighter restrictions announced for non-vaccinated in Greece as daily cases surge
# Greece
# Greece

Tighter restrictions announced for non-vaccinated in Greece as daily cases surge

Nov 2nd 2021, 5:38 PM 23,015 Views 66 Comments

The new measures come in this weekend.

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

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
# Booster Shots
# Booster Shots

Donnelly says he would like to see healthcare workers get the green light for the booster jab

Oct 20th 2021, 3:59 PM 10,708 Views 12 Comments

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

40,000 booster and extra Covid vaccines administered so far in Ireland
# Jabs
# Jabs

40,000 booster and extra Covid vaccines administered so far in Ireland

Oct 12th 2021, 6:00 AM 11,618 Views 1 Comment

The programme was rolled out on 27 September.

Biden gets Covid-19 booster shot following US regulator recommendation
# Pfizer
# Pfizer

Biden gets Covid-19 booster shot following US regulator recommendation

Sep 27th 2021, 9:42 PM 12,444 Views 9 Comments

Federal regulators recommended a third dose of the Pfizer vaccine for Americans age 65 or older.

Roll out of Covid-19 booster jabs to start next week, HSE CEO says
# Paul Reid
# Paul Reid

Roll out of Covid-19 booster jabs to start next week, HSE CEO says

Sep 24th 2021, 9:27 AM 23,357 Views 17 Comments

Reid said contact would be made with people who are deemed at the highest risk.

Ireland to get 4.9m doses of Pfizer/BioNTech in both 2022 and 2023
# Booster
# Booster

Ireland to get 4.9m doses of Pfizer/BioNTech in both 2022 and 2023

May 4th 2021, 7:40 PM 31,419 Views 44 Comments

Cabinet were told that booster shots may be required.

BioNTech-Pfizer to send EU up to 75 million more vaccine doses
# Booster
# Booster

BioNTech-Pfizer to send EU up to 75 million more vaccine doses

Feb 1st 2021, 9:13 AM 41,082 Views 39 Comments

There’s been growing anger over the EU’s inoculation campaign, which has been criticised as too slow.

# booster - All time

'Booster weeks' leave Munster turnover threat O'Mahony fresh
# Energised
From The42
# Energised

'Booster weeks' leave Munster turnover threat O'Mahony fresh

Jan 9th 2019, 6:00 AM 12,509 Views 18 Comments

The southern province’s captain is enjoying working with Tadhg Beirne this season.

This revolutionary rocket will have to wait to try a risky new way of landing
# SpaceX
# SpaceX

This revolutionary rocket will have to wait to try a risky new way of landing

Jan 6th 2015, 1:43 PM 6,221 Views 11 Comments

Instead of being discarded in the ocean, the booster stages could return to Earth.

Good news for babies: The BCG vaccine shortage is over
# Booster
# Booster

Good news for babies: The BCG vaccine shortage is over

Aug 26th 2014, 11:33 AM 7,669 Views 54 Comments

The HSE has said in June that it has problems with its supplier.

We're vaccinating more children in Ireland than ever before
# Booster
# Booster

We're vaccinating more children in Ireland than ever before

Apr 22nd 2014, 12:05 PM 8,228 Views 67 Comments

Vaccination rates are at their highest ever levels, the HSE said today.

Poll: Should vaccinations be compulsory for children?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should vaccinations be compulsory for children?

May 17th 2013, 10:26 AM 19,928 Views 533 Comments

A court has ruled that a 5-year-old boy must get his booster shots, but should vaccinations for children be compulsory across the board?

13 people died of influenza during Ireland's last flu season
# Illness
# Illness

13 people died of influenza during Ireland's last flu season

Jan 19th 2013, 7:30 AM 3,557 Views 5 Comments

All of the people who died were elderly, ranging from 81 to 98 years old.