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Explainer-Americans wonder: Which COVID-19 booster is best?
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Oct 22nd, 2021 - CHICAGO (Reuters) - Americans this week were handed a big decision when it comes to getting a COVID-19 vaccine booster. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Thursday said individuals who qualify could choose a different vaccine from the one they received for their initial inoculation. For Americans asking how to choose, the following is what some experts advise: The CDC ...

Walmart, Walgreens U.S. stores roll out Moderna, J&J COVID-19 booster shots
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Oct 22nd, 2021 - (Reuters) -Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc and Walmart Inc said on Friday their U.S. pharmacies started administering COVID-19 booster shots from Moderna Inc and Johnson & Johnson, in addition to previously authorized Pfizer-BioNTech booster. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Thursday recommended J&J and Moderna’s booster shots and said Americans can choose a different shot f...

HCA Healthcare's labor pains cast shadow on upbeat quarter
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Oct 22nd, 2021 - (Reuters) -HCA Healthcare Inc on Friday cautioned higher labor costs that tarnished strong third quarter profits could linger for longer as the hospital operator battles a staff crunch, sending the company’s shares down. A nationwide shortage of healthcare workers amid fatigue from a prolonged COVID-19 pandemic has forced hospitals to shell out more to hire and retain nurses and other staff ami...

U.S. 2021 fiscal year shrinks from prior year's record, Treasury says
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Oct 22nd, 2021 - Oct 22 (Reuters) - The U.S. budget deficit totaled $2.772 trillion during fiscal 2021, below the prior year’s record shortfall but still reflecting a second straight year of massive spending to support households and businesses through the coronavirus pandemic, the Treasury Department said on Friday. The United States posted a deficit of $3.132 trillion in fiscal 2020, when the federal governme...

Factbox-Latest on the worldwide spread of the coronavirus
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Oct 22nd, 2021 - (Reuters) - Russia reported a fourth straight daily record of COVID-19 deaths with a week to go before the start of a workplace shutdown ordered by President Vladimir Putin, while Germany’s seven-day incidence rate rose sharply over the past week. * The UK Health Security Agency designated a Delta subvariant called AY.4.2 as a “Variant Under Investigation”, saying on Friday there was some evide...

Walgreens to administer Moderna, J&J COVID-19 booster shots at U.S. stores
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Oct 22nd, 2021 - Oct 22 (Reuters) - Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc said on Friday customers can start receiving booster COVID-19 shots from Moderna Inc and Johnson & Johnson at its U.S. stores. The move comes after the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Thursday recommended the additional doses and said Americans can choose a different shot from their original inoculation as a booster.

Doctors urge unvaccinated Hungarians to avoid weekend rallies
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Oct 22nd, 2021 - BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Hungary’s main doctors’ association on Friday urged Hungarians not immunised against COVID-19 to stay away from mass rallies this weekend amid a rise in cases across central Europe. The region has the European Union’s lowest vaccination rates, an unwelcome distinction in which both political and economic factors play a role, and deadlier variants of the virus are spreading ...

Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine shows 90.7% efficacy in trial in children
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Oct 22nd, 2021 - NEW YORK, Oct 21 (Reuters) - The Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine showed 90.7% efficacy against the coronavirus in a clinical trial of five to 11 year olds, the U.S. drugmaker said on Friday. Sixteen children in the trial who had received a placebo got COVID-19, compared with 3 who were vaccinated, Pfizer said in briefing documents submitted to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Because mor...

HCA Healthcare third quarter profit jumps more than threefold
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Oct 22nd, 2021 - Oct 22 (Reuters) - Hospital operator HCA Healthcare Inc reported a 240% rise in third-quarter profit on Friday, driven primarily by the sale of four hospitals in Georgia. Net income attributable to HCA rose to $2.27 billion, or $7.00 per share, in the quarter ended Sept. 30, from $668 million, or $1.95 per share, a year earlier.

Analysis-Vaccinated Singapore shows zero-COVID countries cost of reopening
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Oct 22nd, 2021 - SINGAPORE (Reuters) -Few are left to inoculate in wealthy Singapore after a vigorous campaign achieved a level of coverage envied by many nations battling the coronavirus pandemic, but a record surge in deaths and infections gives warning of risks that may still lie ahead. Despite mask mandates, strict social curbs and COVID-19 booster doses available for over a month, infections in the Asian c...

Pfizer 90% Effective in Kids; Mix and Match Confusion; Stranded by a Positive Test
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Oct 22nd, 2021 - Note that some links may require registration or subscription. In briefing documents submitted ahead of an FDA advisory committee meeting, Pfizer said its lower-dose COVID-19 vaccine showed 90.7% efficacy (95% CI 67.7-98.3) against symptomatic infection for kids ages 5 to 11. No end in sight -- at least, not yet -- for emergence of new COVID variants. (AP) India just passed the 1 billion-dose m...

BRIEF-U.S. CDC Advisers Vote In Favor of Moderna, J&J Covid-19 Vaccine Boosters
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Oct 21st, 2021 - Oct 21 (Reuters) - * U.S. CDC ADVISERS VOTE TO RECOMMEND MODERNA COVID-19 VACCINE BOOSTER FOR OLDER ADULTS, SOME HIGH-RISK INDIVIDUALS * U.S. CDC ADVISERS VOTE TO RECOMMEND BOOSTER SHOT FOR THOSE WHO RECEIVED JOHNSON & JOHNSON COVID-19 VACCINE Further company coverage:

U.S. CDC advisers recommend Moderna COVID-19 vaccine boosters for some Americans
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Oct 21st, 2021 - (Reuters) - A panel of outside advisers to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Thursday voted to recommend a booster dose of Moderna Inc’s COVID-19 vaccine for people age 65 and older, and some high-risk individuals.

Chipotle beats quarterly same-store sales estimates
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Oct 21st, 2021 - Oct 21 (Reuters) - Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc beat estimates for quarterly same-store sales on Thursday as COVID-19 vaccinations and new items encouraged more people to dine out at its restaurants despite higher prices. Comparable sales rose 15.1% in the third quarter, compared with market expectations of 13.4% growth, according to Refinitiv data. (Reporting by Hilary Russ in New York and Prave...

Ten Ways Healthcare Systems Can Operate Effectively during the COVID-19 Pandemic
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U.S. CDC advisers weigh Moderna, J&J COVID-19 vaccine boosters, mix-and-match shots
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Oct 21st, 2021 - Oct 21 (Reuters) - A panel of advisers to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Thursday are considering several recommendations for rollout of COVID-19 vaccine boosters from Moderna Inc and Johnson & Johnson , expected to pave the way for additional shots for millions of Americans. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday authorized the booster doses U.S. FDA c...

BRIEF-UK's MHRA Says Added GBS As Very Rare Side Effect Of AstraZeneca Vaccine
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Oct 21st, 2021 - Oct 21 (Reuters) - UK’s MHRA: * UK MHRA, ON COVID-19 VACCINE ASTRAZENECA, SAYS ADDED GUILLAIN-BARRÉ SYNDROME AS A VERY RARE SIDE EFFECT Further company coverage:

Protéjase del COVID-19: Use una mascarilla
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Video COVID-19 sobre el uso de una máscara para personas con discapacidad This video can also be viewed at https://www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/humandevelopment/covid-19/spanish-videos/low-res/Mask-Video-Spanish-low-res.mp4

Protéjase del COVID-19: Mantenga una distancia segura
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Video sobre COVID-19 para personas con discapacidad. This video can also be viewed at https://www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/humandevelopment/covid-19/spanish-videos/low-res/Social-Distancing-Spanish-low-res.mp4

Protéjase del COVID-19: Hágase la prueba del COVID-19
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Video de COVID-19 para personas con discapacidades sobre cómo hacerse una prueba de COVID-19 This video can also be viewed at https://www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/humandevelopment/covid-19/spanish-videos/low-res/Getting-tested-Spanish-low-res.mp4