Conspiracy theorist and vaccine sceptic Piers Corbyn has been exposed following a YouTube prank. Josh Pieters and Archie Manners offered the brother of former Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn a "dodgy donation of £10,000", after convincing him that they had financial interests in AstraZeneca. The duo said Corbyn, who lives in Southwark, could have the cash if he left AstraZeneca alone, focusing his attentions instead on Pfizer and Moderna.
The firms are already taking the lion’s share of earnings from the market, as this week’s results will show Praised for preventing hundreds of thousands of deaths and allowing a return to more normal life, Covid vaccines will also substantially benefit some pharmaceutical companies.
YouTube pranksters dupe anti-vaxxer Piers Corbyn into appearing to accept fake £10,000 bundle of cash to focus his criticism on AstraZeneca's competitors
Clip appears to show Piers agree to accept 'cash' from 'AstraZeneca shareholder' Corbyn, a notorious anti-vaxxer, discusses deal to 'ignore' AZ in his campaigning Pranksters suggest Corbyn focuses criticism on Moderna and Pfizer jabs instead In exchange for ignoring AZ jab, pranksters gift Corbyn with fake £10k bundle
Individuals attending the drop-in service can either get their first Covid jab or their second, so long as it has been more than eight weeks since their initial vaccine. New drop-in vaccination clinics have been introduced in West Lothian as locals are urged to get both of their Covid-19 jabs.
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PREGNANT women can get a Covid vaccine under the NHS. So which vaccines are recommended for pregnant women? Four coronavirus vaccines are approved for use in the UK from Pfizer/BioNTech, Oxford/AstraZeneca, Moderna and Janssen. Certain vaccines are available for pregnant women, and England's chief midwife has urged pregnant women to come forward, as many are unvaccinated.
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Saudi Arabia announced Friday it would reopen its borders to fully vaccinated foreign tourists after a 17-month closure due to the coronavirus pandemic, the state news agency said. However, Riyadh did not announce any lifting of restrictions on the umrah, a pilgrimage that can be undertaken at any time, which usually attracts millions of Muslims from across the globe each year.
What is a COVID-19 vaccine “breakthrough” case? The case is when a person gets infected with the coronavirus even after getting fully vaccinated. Few such cases are expected. The health experts say that they are not a cause for alarm. COVID-19 vaccinations operate by instilling in the body the ability to recognize the virus.
Follow the signs or the instructions from the stewards when you arrive, and wear a mask at all times This weekend will mark the opening of walk-in vaccination clinics for anyone who would like to receive a dose as other countries commend the speed of the Irish rollout. Over 70% of the population are now fully vaccinated and therefore protected against the most severe effects of Covid-19.
A new symptom of the Moderna vaccine has been reported in the United States after two men developed pus-filled facial bumps following jab. Skin reactions to Moderna jab The University of California, San Francisco has published a paper detailing the appearance of a new symptom of the Moderna vaccine against COVID-19.
Scarborough Covid: 'Grab a jab' vaccine clinic for first and second doses opens at Scarborough Boots
A 'grab a jab' walk-in clinic is being run at Scarborough's Boots store this week and next. The clinic, on Westborough, will be open to anyone over the age of 18 who has not yet received their first coronavirus vaccination and those needing their second jab.
NHS Lothian’s pop-up COVID-19 vaccination clinic scheme has seen its most successful day at Gyle Shopping Centre with 330 people attending. The Gyle Shopping Centre pop-up clinic was launched on Tuesday (27 July) within an outlet at the centre alongside some of the biggest names in retail, allowing for those shopping or working nearby to drop-in to get their life-saving vaccine.
Public health in London, Ont., is asking residents to choose the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine before thousands of doses expire. The Middlesex-London Health Unit says more than 21,300 doses of the mRNA shot have been thawed and need to be used by Aug. 12. It says vaccinations have declined over the last two weeks and the available Moderna shots are “above and beyond” shots already allocated for second doses.
This week's statistics show that new cases and infection rates are still high in Pendle. Sadly one person has died within 28 days of testing positive for Covid-19. Pendle Council is urging people to make the most of the extra vaccination places available. There is a vaccination bus in the Brierfield Community Centre car park today (Thursday) from 10am - 4pm for second Pfizer vaccinations.
As Pfizer forecasts sales of its Covid jab will hit £24bn, Glaxosmithkline risks losing its crown as the world's biggest vaccines maker
Glaxosmithkline risks losing its crown as the world's biggest vaccines maker after failing to bring a coronavirus jab to market. The British drugs giant has been left in the dust by rivals during the pandemic, with Pfizer, Moderna, Johnson & Johnson and even nemesis Astrazeneca developing shots used around the world.
PFIZER has created one of the world's most effective Covid vaccinations, responsible for protecting millions of people from the virus, and is now reaping the benefits. How much money has Pfizer made from selling Covid jabs? Pfizer, alongside Moderna and AstraZeneca, were the first biopharmaceutical companies to develop Covid vaccines.
Hamiltonians can now pick a COVID vaccine of their choice at select clinics. As of Wednesday, FirstOntario Centre, St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton’s West 5th campus and all the city’s pop-up clinics are offering recipients the option of either Pfizer or Moderna for their shot.
‘The Himalayan kingdom can be a beacon of hope to a region that is on fire,’ said Unicef Bhutan has fully inoculated 90 per cent of its eligible adult population against Covid-19 within a week, an achievement that the Unicef has hailed as a vaccine “success story” in one of the world’s remotest regions.