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#Vaccination

# vaccination - Monday 25 July, 2022

EU approves smallpox vaccine for use against monkeypox
# Monkeypox
# Monkeypox

EU approves smallpox vaccine for use against monkeypox

Jul 25th 2022, 10:28 AM 9,874 Views 16 Comments

Imvanex has been approved in the EU since 2013 for the prevention of smallpox.

# vaccination - Thursday 12 May, 2022

Vaccination had 'significant impact' at decreasing Covid-19 cases in nursing homes
# HIQA
# HIQA

Vaccination had 'significant impact' at decreasing Covid-19 cases in nursing homes

May 12th 2022, 12:24 PM 4,564 Views 8 Comments

Vaccination was a major factor determining outbreaks, as well as whether a home had suffered an outbreak in the past.

# vaccination - Wednesday 9 March, 2022

Austria suspends law making Covid vaccines mandatory for all adults

Austria suspends law making Covid vaccines mandatory for all adults

Mar 9th 2022, 9:18 AM 13,650 Views 13 Comments

The law took effect in February and called for fines up to €3,600 from mid-March for those who do not comply.

# vaccination - Sunday 20 February, 2022

Online booking opens for 5-11 year olds as just over one fifth have received Covid vaccine
# Covid19
# Covid19

Online booking opens for 5-11 year olds as just over one fifth have received Covid vaccine

Feb 20th 2022, 7:15 AM 16,423 Views 27 Comments

The HSE said a number of children in this age group had Covid over the Christmas period, but they are now eligible for their jab.

# vaccination - Wednesday 9 February, 2022

Canadian anti-vaccine truckers inspire copycat protests in several countries
# Convoy Protests
# Convoy Protests

Canadian anti-vaccine truckers inspire copycat protests in several countries

Feb 9th 2022, 11:25 AM 11,594 Views 13 Comments

Canadian flags are being flown during demonstrations against Covid vaccines in cities around the world.

# vaccination - Friday 4 February, 2022

Austrian president signs law making Covid-19 vaccination mandatory for all adults
# Vaccines
# Vaccines

Austrian president signs law making Covid-19 vaccination mandatory for all adults

Feb 4th 2022, 4:36 PM 21,525 Views 54 Comments

Those holding out can face fines of up to €3,600 after mid-March.

# vaccination - Thursday 27 January, 2022

Sweden opts against recommending Covid vaccines for children aged five to 11
# Vaccines
# Vaccines

Sweden opts against recommending Covid vaccines for children aged five to 11

Jan 27th 2022, 5:28 PM 26,543 Views 52 Comments

The decision could be reassessed if the health situation changes, the authorities said.

# vaccination - Friday 14 January, 2022

Hundreds of hospital staff, including healthcare workers, not vaccinated against Covid-19
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Hundreds of hospital staff, including healthcare workers, not vaccinated against Covid-19

Jan 14th 2022, 12:05 AM 79,263 Views 104 Comments
  • Almost 300 staff were considered 'at risk' to patients because of their vaccine status last November, Stephen McDermott writes.
  • Nurses, healthcare assistants, therapists and a non-consultant hospital doctor among those unvaccinated.
  • Mandatory vaccination is not currently Government policy and the HSE redeploys staff it deems to be at risk to patients.

# vaccination - Wednesday 5 January, 2022

Italy to introduce mandatory Covid vaccination for over 50s
# Vaccines
# Vaccines

Italy to introduce mandatory Covid vaccination for over 50s

Jan 5th 2022, 10:40 PM 29,297 Views 77 Comments

Out of Italy’s 59 million people, 28 million are over the age of 50.

# vaccination - Wednesday 29 December, 2021

First vaccination clinics for vulnerable children held as hospitals face pressure due to Covid
# Vaccine Programme
# Vaccine Programme

First vaccination clinics for vulnerable children held as hospitals face pressure due to Covid

Updated Dec 29th 2021, 4:45 PM 90,997 Views 104 Comments
  • The number of people in hospital with Covid jumped by 75 overnight.
  • There were 16,959 positive swabs reported today by the Department of Health
  • The booster programme hit the milestone of 2,000,000 doses administered.

# vaccination - Tuesday 21 December, 2021

Booster interval for people who have had Covid to be cut from six months to three months
# Vaccines
# Vaccines

Booster interval for people who have had Covid to be cut from six months to three months

Dec 21st 2021, 4:44 PM 53,769 Views 71 Comments

The Covid-19 booster vaccine rollout is being accelerated due to the Omicron variant.

# vaccination - 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 40,333 Views 18 Comments

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

# vaccination - Wednesday 15 December, 2021

Fans in England must show Covid pass or proof of negative test from today
# Plan B
From The42
# Plan B

Fans in England must show Covid pass or proof of negative test from today

Dec 15th 2021, 11:27 AM 2,572 Views 3 Comments

The new measures will affect any sporting events with a crowd over 10,000.

# vaccination - Tuesday 14 December, 2021

Vaccinations for vulnerable children to start next week, Taoiseach says
# Vaccine Programme
# Vaccine Programme

Vaccinations for vulnerable children to start next week, Taoiseach says

Dec 14th 2021, 7:45 PM 13,073 Views 53 Comments

Micheál Martin said that vulnerable children will begin to receive vaccines from 20 December.

# vaccination - Monday 6 December, 2021

Unvaccinated people in Italy now banned from restaurants, bars and theatres
# New Rules
# New Rules

Unvaccinated people in Italy now banned from restaurants, bars and theatres

Dec 6th 2021, 9:27 PM 34,393 Views 78 Comments

Those who have just tested negative in recent days for will no longer be allowed into concerts, movies or performances.

# vaccination - Monday 29 November, 2021

Ireland donates 500,000 Covid-19 Janssen vaccines to Nigeria
# Covax
# Covax

Ireland donates 500,000 Covid-19 Janssen vaccines to Nigeria

Nov 29th 2021, 5:24 PM 24,486 Views 34 Comments

The vaccination rate in Nigeria is currently below 2%.

# vaccination - Friday 19 November, 2021

Austria imposing national lockdown for all and making vaccinations mandatory
# Austria
# Austria

Austria imposing national lockdown for all and making vaccinations mandatory

Nov 19th 2021, 9:52 AM 87,356 Views 128 Comments
  • The lockdown will start from Monday and will be evaluated after 10 days.
  • It's planned that Covid-19 vaccinations will be mandatory from 1 February next year.
  • Chancellor Alexander Schallenberg blamed the unvaccinated for an “attack on the health system”.

# vaccination - Tuesday 16 November, 2021

Use of Covid-19 passes extended to cinemas and theatres
# Vaccine Certs
# Vaccine Certs

Use of Covid-19 passes extended to cinemas and theatres

Nov 16th 2021, 7:07 PM 18,425 Views 22 Comments

A vaccination or recovery cert will now be needed to get into these facilities.

# vaccination - Monday 15 November, 2021

Austria begins lockdown for those not vaccinated against Covid-19
# Lockdown
# Lockdown

Austria begins lockdown for those not vaccinated against Covid-19

Nov 15th 2021, 7:52 AM 46,155 Views 100 Comments

About 65% of Austria’s almost nine million people are vaccinated.

# vaccination - Monday 8 November, 2021

German Covid infection rate soars as Slovakia reintroduces certain lockdown measures
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

German Covid infection rate soars as Slovakia reintroduces certain lockdown measures

Updated Nov 8th 2021, 12:16 PM 39,233 Views 45 Comments

The country has seen more than 201 cases per 100,000 residents in the past seven days.

# vaccination - Thursday 4 November, 2021

Cervarix HPV vaccine can cut cervical cancer rates by almost 90%, new study says
# HPV Vaccine
# HPV Vaccine

Cervarix HPV vaccine can cut cervical cancer rates by almost 90%, new study says

Nov 4th 2021, 6:00 AM 9,960 Views 9 Comments

The study’s authors said they hope the result encourage more people to get the jab

# vaccination - Wednesday 3 November, 2021

US gives final approval of Pfizer's Covid vaccine for children aged 5-11
# Vaccines
# Vaccines

US gives final approval of Pfizer's Covid vaccine for children aged 5-11

Nov 3rd 2021, 6:48 AM 10,261 Views 43 Comments

The dosage has been adjusted to 10mg per injection, compared to 30mg for the older age groups.

# vaccination - Wednesday 27 October, 2021

US regulatory panel backs Pfizer’s low-dose Covid-19 vaccine for children
# Vaccines
# Vaccines

US regulatory panel backs Pfizer’s low-dose Covid-19 vaccine for children

Oct 27th 2021, 7:08 AM 8,616 Views 21 Comments

The FDA isn’t bound by the panel’s recommendation and is expected to make its own decision within days.

# vaccination - Monday 25 October, 2021

Increase in number of people registering for Covid-19 vaccine - HSE
# Vaccination
# Vaccination

Increase in number of people registering for Covid-19 vaccine - HSE

Oct 25th 2021, 10:17 AM 37,058 Views 112 Comments

The HSE’s Damien McCallion said an information campaign will run over the next 10 days to encourage people to take up a vaccine.

# vaccination - Friday 22 October, 2021

Pfizer reports Covid-19 vaccine more than 90% effective in children
# Vaccination
# Vaccination

Pfizer reports Covid-19 vaccine more than 90% effective in children

Oct 22nd 2021, 8:30 PM 14,342 Views 17 Comments

The information was released as the US considers opening vaccinations to this age group.

# vaccination - Thursday 21 October, 2021

Vaccines are 90% effective at preventing deaths from Delta variant, study says
# Vaccination
# Vaccination

Vaccines are 90% effective at preventing deaths from Delta variant, study says

Oct 21st 2021, 7:38 AM 13,587 Views 36 Comments

The study analysed data from 5.4 million people in Scotland between April and September.

# vaccination - Sunday 17 October, 2021

De Gascun: Covid-19 cases 'will increase as restrictions ease', but vaccines are effective
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

De Gascun: Covid-19 cases 'will increase as restrictions ease', but vaccines are effective

Oct 17th 2021, 9:32 AM 29,448 Views 74 Comments

Public health officials yesterday confirmed a further 2,180 cases of Covid-19 in Ireland.

# vaccination - Saturday 16 October, 2021

Pop-up vaccination centres to be extended on college campuses
# Vaccination Week
# Vaccination Week

Pop-up vaccination centres to be extended on college campuses

Oct 16th 2021, 12:35 PM 11,428 Views 5 Comments

The pop-up centres were established across 15 higher education sites two weeks ago as part of Vaccination Week.

Poll: Do you plan to get the flu vaccine this upcoming winter?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you plan to get the flu vaccine this upcoming winter?

Oct 16th 2021, 11:00 AM 47,086 Views 64 Comments

Flu vaccines usually reduce the risk of infection by 40-60%.

# vaccination - Thursday 14 October, 2021

Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro confirms he won't get Covid-19 vaccine
# Vaccination
# Vaccination

Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro confirms he won't get Covid-19 vaccine

Oct 14th 2021, 7:44 AM 25,949 Views 19 Comments

The far-right leader has generated controversy over his handling of the pandemic.

Moderna or Pfizer booster works better for people vaccinated with J&J - US study
# Vaccines
# Vaccines

Moderna or Pfizer booster works better for people vaccinated with J&J - US study

Oct 14th 2021, 7:43 AM 16,323 Views 9 Comments

The study was conducted on 458 adults who had been vaccinated with one of three US-approved brands.

# vaccination - Tuesday 5 October, 2021

Ireland is coming 'close to suppressing' Covid-19, Philip Nolan says
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Ireland is coming 'close to suppressing' Covid-19, Philip Nolan says

Oct 5th 2021, 4:43 PM 42,537 Views 20 Comments

“We seem to have come close to suppressing what is a very transmissible virus,” he said.

# vaccination - Friday 1 October, 2021

Covid vaccine to be mandatory for California school students
# Vaccines
# Vaccines

Covid vaccine to be mandatory for California school students

Oct 1st 2021, 10:10 PM 13,363 Views 57 Comments

The Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine has been granted full FDA approval for 16-year-olds and up.

# vaccination - Tuesday 28 September, 2021

Ireland to donate 335,500 doses of Covid-19 vaccines to Uganda
# Vaccines
# Vaccines

Ireland to donate 335,500 doses of Covid-19 vaccines to Uganda

Sep 28th 2021, 6:05 PM 11,258 Views 20 Comments

The consignment of vaccines will be completed later this week.

Pfizer submits data to FDA to authorise Covid vaccine for young children
# Vaccines
# Vaccines

Pfizer submits data to FDA to authorise Covid vaccine for young children

Sep 28th 2021, 3:29 PM 7,332 Views 9 Comments

Pfizer and BioNTech are also trialling their vaccine children under the age of five.

# vaccination - 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 12,442 Views 9 Comments

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

Pop-up Covid vaccination clinics open as thousands of students start college
# Third Level
# Third Level

Pop-up Covid vaccination clinics open as thousands of students start college

Sep 27th 2021, 11:08 AM 9,094 Views 1 Comment

The clinics will open at over 15 campuses today.

# vaccination - Thursday 23 September, 2021

Dutch boy wins right to get a Covid-19 vaccine despite his father's refusal
# Netherlands
# Netherlands

Dutch boy wins right to get a Covid-19 vaccine despite his father's refusal

Sep 23rd 2021, 11:02 PM 30,835 Views 0 Comments

Children aged 12 to 17 in the Netherlands can choose to be vaccinated but need permission from both parents.

# vaccination - Sunday 19 September, 2021

Explainer: What's happening with Covid vaccine trials for children under 12?
# Covid19
# Covid19

Explainer: What's happening with Covid vaccine trials for children under 12?

Sep 19th 2021, 7:00 AM 19,444 Views 26 Comments

The US may begin its rollout to younger children before the end of the year.

# vaccination - Thursday 9 September, 2021

LA expected to make Covid vaccines compulsory for schoolchildren aged 12 and over
# Los Angeles
# Los Angeles

LA expected to make Covid vaccines compulsory for schoolchildren aged 12 and over

Sep 9th 2021, 7:02 PM 15,067 Views 30 Comments

Under the proposal, all children attending in-person classes would need to have their first dose by 21 November.

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