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#Vaccine

# vaccine - Thursday 25 August, 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 15,658 Views 5 Comments

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

# vaccine - Wednesday 17 August, 2022

Monkeypox: Around 600 people to receive vaccine during first phase of wider rollout
# Outbreak
# Outbreak

Monkeypox: Around 600 people to receive vaccine during first phase of wider rollout

Updated Aug 17th 2022, 5:33 PM 33,052 Views 18 Comments

Services will contact this group in the coming days and the HSE aims to deliver two doses 28 days apart.

# vaccine - 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.

# vaccine - Friday 22 July, 2022

EU medicines agency recommends use of smallpox vaccine against monkeypox
# Outbreak
# Outbreak

EU medicines agency recommends use of smallpox vaccine against monkeypox

Jul 22nd 2022, 1:20 PM 10,502 Views 10 Comments

Monkeypox resembles smallpox but is less dangerous and contagious.

# vaccine - Friday 24 June, 2022

Covid vaccines saved 20 million lives in first year, study finds
# Lifesaver
# Lifesaver

Covid vaccines saved 20 million lives in first year, study finds

Jun 24th 2022, 8:04 AM 11,464 Views 35 Comments

Covid has officially killed more than 6.3 million people globally.

# vaccine - Tuesday 14 June, 2022

EU buys 110,000 vaccine doses against monkeypox
# Monkeypox
# Monkeypox

EU buys 110,000 vaccine doses against monkeypox

Jun 14th 2022, 2:43 PM 6,886 Views 11 Comments

The jabs are authorised for use against smallpox, but officials say they will also work against the monkeypox virus too.

# vaccine - Wednesday 1 June, 2022

Survey shows 1 in 10 people in Ireland blamed Covid-19 symptoms on 5G radiation
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Survey shows 1 in 10 people in Ireland blamed Covid-19 symptoms on 5G radiation

Jun 1st 2022, 11:02 AM 16,798 Views 52 Comments

Young people, religious people, and those with fewer educational qualifications were the most likely to believe this.

# vaccine - Tuesday 24 May, 2022

UAE becomes first Gulf country to announce monkeypox case, further cases in Europe and UK
# Monkeypox
# Monkeypox

UAE becomes first Gulf country to announce monkeypox case, further cases in Europe and UK

May 24th 2022, 9:40 PM 14,753 Views 0 Comments

Transmission of monkeypox occurs through close, sustained skin-to-skin contact with someone who has an active rash.

# vaccine - Saturday 14 May, 2022

HSE vaccine lead: 'Plans in development for autumn booster as well as winter emergencies'
# Boosters
# Boosters

HSE vaccine lead: 'Plans in development for autumn booster as well as winter emergencies'

May 14th 2022, 8:00 AM 18,222 Views 19 Comments

The HSE’s Damien McCallion gave The Journal’s Coronavirus Newsletter an insight into the next stages of the vaccine rollout.

# vaccine - Friday 6 May, 2022

US drug regulator limits use of J&J Covid vaccine
# Johnson And Johnson
# Johnson And Johnson

US drug regulator limits use of J&J Covid vaccine

May 6th 2022, 8:41 AM 19,236 Views 7 Comments

The single shot vaccine is less protective than those developed by Pfizer and Moderna.

# vaccine - Thursday 5 May, 2022

EU watchdog assesses Moderna vaccine for under-fives
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

EU watchdog assesses Moderna vaccine for under-fives

May 5th 2022, 3:25 PM 6,825 Views 18 Comments

The EMA has so far approved five vaccines for use in the EU.

# vaccine - Thursday 24 March, 2022

Boost for unvaccinated NBA star as New York relaxes rules
# Available
From The42
# Available

Boost for unvaccinated NBA star as New York relaxes rules

Mar 24th 2022, 9:30 PM 1,908 Views 2 Comments

Kyrie Irving has not played any home games for the Nets this year

# vaccine - 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 16,422 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.

# vaccine - Wednesday 9 February, 2022

New Zealand anti-vaccine parliament protesters vow to stay 'as long as it takes'
# Vaccine Mandates
# Vaccine Mandates

New Zealand anti-vaccine parliament protesters vow to stay 'as long as it takes'

Feb 9th 2022, 9:40 AM 11,118 Views 33 Comments

Several hundred protesters have pitched tents and are refusing to leave.

# vaccine - Saturday 22 January, 2022

Hundreds march in Dublin calling for end to Covid-19 legislation
# Dublin
# Dublin

Hundreds march in Dublin calling for end to Covid-19 legislation

Jan 22nd 2022, 4:31 PM 62,791 Views 97 Comments

Protesters marched from Parnell Square to the GPO this afternoon.

# vaccine - Friday 21 January, 2022

FactCheck: Did a study say anyone who's had a cold is sufficiently protected against Covid-19?
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: Did a study say anyone who's had a cold is sufficiently protected against Covid-19?

Jan 21st 2022, 1:00 PM 24,404 Views 0 Comments

We test claims from Irish website The Liberal that a study implies ‘vaccines were never required to begin with’.

# vaccine - Wednesday 19 January, 2022

Debunked: No, this politician didn't fake his Covid vaccine booster
# Debunked
# Debunked

Debunked: No, this politician didn't fake his Covid vaccine booster

Jan 19th 2022, 12:08 PM 2,172 Views 0 Comments

Social media claims this photo shows the cap was on the needle, meaning the injection didn’t happen.

# vaccine - Saturday 8 January, 2022

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday
# Albania
# Albania

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

Jan 8th 2022, 8:00 PM 22,566 Views 4 Comments

Here’s your round-up of what made the headlines today.

Children aged 5-11 can get the Covid-19 vaccine from today
# Vaccine Rollout
# Vaccine Rollout

Children aged 5-11 can get the Covid-19 vaccine from today

Jan 8th 2022, 1:15 PM 28,752 Views 203 Comments

Health authorities are encouraging parents and guardians to get their children vaccinated.

# vaccine - Thursday 6 January, 2022

Melbourne 'maggot-fame hotel' at centre of Djokovic vaccine saga
# Uncomfortable
From The42
# Uncomfortable

Melbourne 'maggot-fame hotel' at centre of Djokovic vaccine saga

Updated Jan 6th 2022, 3:09 PM 63,719 Views 36 Comments

The nine-time Australian Open champion has been stripped of his entry visa by border control agents.

# vaccine - Monday 3 January, 2022

HSE opens Covid vaccine registration for all children aged 5-11
# Covid19
# Covid19

HSE opens Covid vaccine registration for all children aged 5-11

Jan 3rd 2022, 9:50 AM 31,177 Views 126 Comments

The HSE said appointments are expected to be offered soon after registration.

# vaccine - Tuesday 28 December, 2021

Vaccine registration opens for high-risk children aged 5 to 11
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Vaccine registration opens for high-risk children aged 5 to 11

Dec 28th 2021, 6:00 AM 14,192 Views 20 Comments

Parents can register their child for the vaccine if they have a health condition that puts them at higher risk, or if they live with someone who is at higher risk.

# vaccine - Thursday 23 December, 2021

Taoiseach: 'I think we have to approach vaccination of children with sensitivity'
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Taoiseach: 'I think we have to approach vaccination of children with sensitivity'

Dec 23rd 2021, 6:00 AM 16,706 Views 54 Comments

Comprehensive information and guidance will be offered to parents, said Micheál Martin.

# vaccine - Tuesday 21 December, 2021

EU to set nine-month limit for validity of Covid-19 travel pass
# Covid Cert
# Covid Cert

EU to set nine-month limit for validity of Covid-19 travel pass

Dec 21st 2021, 3:39 PM 35,791 Views 96 Comments

The measure is set to come into force from 1 February if it receives approval from member states.

# vaccine - 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 27,693 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.

# vaccine - 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 40,605 Views 64 Comments

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

HSE tells centres to allow boosters after 3-month gap as Cabinet discusses Covid developments
# Booster Programme
# Booster Programme

HSE tells centres to allow boosters after 3-month gap as Cabinet discusses Covid developments

Updated Dec 14th 2021, 1:44 PM 35,922 Views 74 Comments
  • The new guidance will be in place when the HSE updates its IT system
  • Health Minister Stephen Donnelly said the schedule for booster jabs is being revised
  • Taoiseach Micheál Martin called for more GPs and pharmacists to get involved with the booster rollout

# vaccine - Monday 13 December, 2021

FactCheck: No, the Australian Army didn't forcibly vaccinate Indigenous Australians
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: No, the Australian Army didn't forcibly vaccinate Indigenous Australians

Dec 13th 2021, 6:30 AM 15,694 Views 0 Comments

The claim caused a protest outside the Australian Embassy in Dublin

'It's not down to hesitancy at all': Are people less enthusiastic about boosters?
# Energy Boost
# Energy Boost

'It's not down to hesitancy at all': Are people less enthusiastic about boosters?

Dec 13th 2021, 12:05 AM 34,142 Views 102 Comments
  • There were conflicting messages last week with questions over the public's enthusiasm for boosters standing in contrast to long queues of people forming to get one.
  • The Taoiseach was among TDs and health officials who indicated that there may be less impetus among people to obtain a booster vaccine compared to the initial rollout.
  • But long queues in Dublin reflect a wider enthusiasm among the public to get a booster, with official surveys supporting this, Lauren Boland reports.

# vaccine - 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 64,089 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.

# vaccine - Tuesday 7 December, 2021

FactCheck: No, Conor McGregor wasn't correct to say vaccines 'have not worked' to stop Covid-19
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: No, Conor McGregor wasn't correct to say vaccines 'have not worked' to stop Covid-19

Dec 7th 2021, 6:15 AM 32,903 Views 0 Comments

The MMA athlete-turned-businessman claimed “The vaccines have not worked to stop this whatsoever.”

# vaccine - Tuesday 30 November, 2021

Greece to make Covid jabs compulsory for over 60s from mid-January
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Greece to make Covid jabs compulsory for over 60s from mid-January

Nov 30th 2021, 12:51 PM 16,959 Views 129 Comments

Those who don’t comply will face a monthly fine of €100.

# vaccine - Thursday 25 November, 2021

The Explainer: Why do we need another dose of a Covid vaccine?
# Podcast
# Podcast

The Explainer: Why do we need another dose of a Covid vaccine?

Nov 25th 2021, 5:30 PM 6,470 Views 8 Comments

Will everyone get a booster vaccine, and how long will booster immunity last?

Study finds that efficacy of Pfizer vaccine begins to wane after three months
# Vaccine Efficacy
# Vaccine Efficacy

Study finds that efficacy of Pfizer vaccine begins to wane after three months

Nov 25th 2021, 8:54 AM 54,105 Views 174 Comments

Israel was one of the first countries to roll out a large scale Covid-19 vaccination campaign, but has been battling a resurgence in infections.

# vaccine - Wednesday 24 November, 2021

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

Vladimir Putin takes experimental nasal vaccine against Covid-19

Nov 24th 2021, 9:12 PM 25,780 Views 26 Comments

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

# vaccine - Tuesday 23 November, 2021

No plans to change validity of Covid Pass to include the booster jab, says Varadkar
# DIGITAL COVID CERT
# DIGITAL COVID CERT

No plans to change validity of Covid Pass to include the booster jab, says Varadkar

Nov 23rd 2021, 8:13 PM 40,153 Views 39 Comments

The Tánaiste said he believes more evidence will emerge that the Covid vaccine is a three-dose vaccine.

# vaccine - Thursday 18 November, 2021

People who received a J&J vaccine should get a booster after three months, NIAC recommends
# Janssen
# Janssen

People who received a J&J vaccine should get a booster after three months, NIAC recommends

Nov 18th 2021, 6:31 PM 44,596 Views 55 Comments

The three-month interval is shorter than the five-month gap for the other vaccines.

Irish passport holders vaccinated outside the EU can now apply for an EU Covid Certificate
# Covid Cert
# Covid Cert

Irish passport holders vaccinated outside the EU can now apply for an EU Covid Certificate

Nov 18th 2021, 5:54 PM 23,711 Views 21 Comments

Adults who hold an Irish passport and are vaccinated with one of the four EMA approved vaccines can apply.

# vaccine - Wednesday 17 November, 2021

Pharma giant Novavax files for EU approval for Covid vaccine, decision expected 'within weeks'
# Nuvaxovid
# Nuvaxovid

Pharma giant Novavax files for EU approval for Covid vaccine, decision expected 'within weeks'

Nov 17th 2021, 3:55 PM 19,978 Views 48 Comments

If approved, it would be the fifth Covid jab authorised for use within the EU.

# vaccine - Tuesday 16 November, 2021

Debunked: No, an Australian politician didn't resign over bribes from vaccine makers
# Debunked
# Debunked

Debunked: No, an Australian politician didn't resign over bribes from vaccine makers

Nov 16th 2021, 6:45 AM 10,676 Views 0 Comments

The claim has been doing the rounds on social media in recent weeks.

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