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# booster - Friday 22 April, 2022

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 40,275 Views 45 Comments

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

# booster - Friday 4 March, 2022

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 8,284 Views 9 Comments

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

# booster - Thursday 10 February, 2022

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 52,590 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 - Sunday 19 December, 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 87,117 Views 138 Comments

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

# booster - Saturday 18 December, 2021

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 27,483 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 34,858 Views 54 Comments

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

# booster - Friday 17 December, 2021

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 40,281 Views 18 Comments

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

# booster - Thursday 16 December, 2021

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 64,113 Views 75 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

# booster - Tuesday 14 December, 2021

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 40,568 Views 64 Comments

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

# booster - Saturday 11 December, 2021

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 40,215 Views 31 Comments

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

# booster - Thursday 9 December, 2021

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 64,048 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.

# booster - Wednesday 10 November, 2021

'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 60,281 Views 81 Comments

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

# booster - Tuesday 2 November, 2021

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 22,983 Views 66 Comments

The new measures come in this weekend.

# booster - Thursday 28 October, 2021

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 56,377 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'

# booster - Wednesday 20 October, 2021

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 10,682 Views 12 Comments

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

# booster - Tuesday 12 October, 2021

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 11,603 Views 1 Comment

The programme was rolled out on 27 September.

# booster - Monday 27 September, 2021

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 12,431 Views 9 Comments

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

# booster - Friday 24 September, 2021

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 23,330 Views 17 Comments

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

# booster - Tuesday 4 May, 2021

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 31,387 Views 44 Comments

Cabinet were told that booster shots may be required.

# booster - Monday 1 February, 2021

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 41,061 Views 39 Comments

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

# booster - Wednesday 9 January, 2019

'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 12,496 Views 18 Comments

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

# booster - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

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 6,205 Views 12 Comments

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

# booster - Tuesday 26 August, 2014

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 7,658 Views 54 Comments

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

# booster - Tuesday 22 April, 2014

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 8,213 Views 67 Comments

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

# booster - Friday 17 May, 2013

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

Poll: Should vaccinations be compulsory for children?

May 17th 2013, 10:26 AM 19,902 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?

# booster - Saturday 19 January, 2013

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 3,541 Views 5 Comments

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