CDC chief warns Americans face ‘rough times’ from COVID-19 through winter

The head of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention warned on Wednesday the COVID-19 pandemic, raging with unprecedented fury nationwide, will pose the country’s grimmest health crisis yet … Read More

U.K. Clears Pfizer-BioNTech Covid Vaccine Ahead of U.S., EU

The U.K. became the first western country to approve a Covid-19 vaccine, with its regulator clearing Pfizer Inc. and BioNTech SE’s shot ahead of decisions in the U.S. and European Union. The emergency … Read More

Leading Vaccine Trial On Hold Over Safety Concern from AstraZeneca to fight Covid-19

AstraZeneca Plc on Tuesday said it has paused a late-stage trial of one of the leading COVID-19 vaccine candidates after an unexplained illness in a study participant. “Our standard review … Read More

CDC Asks States To Plan For Potential Vaccine Distribution Starting In Late October

The U.S. Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has asked state public health officials to prepare to distribute a potential coronavirus vaccine to high-risk groups as soon as late … Read More