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German panel gives limited approval for COVID-19 shot for adolescents

FILE PHOTO: General practitioner Julia Erekul-Tschirner prepares dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech Comirnaty coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccine in her doctor’s practice in Berlin, Germany, April 10, 2021. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch/File PhotoBERLIN (Reuters) – Germany’s vaccine advisory committee, known as STIKO, recommended on Thursday that only children and adolescents with pre-existing conditions should be given the coronavirus vaccine […]

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France is back: Borders reopen to American tourists, others

PARIS — After “a very bad year,” Paris tour operator Marc Vernhet sees a ray of light with the promised return of tourists from the United States and elsewhere who are welcome in France as of Wednesday if they have been vaccinated against the coronavirus. His agency, 2CVParisTour.com, is starting to get bookings again from […]

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EU regulator to give verdict on Moderna COVID-19 shot for teens in July

FILE PHOTO: A health care worker fills a syringe with Moderna COVID-19 vaccine as California opens up vaccine eligibility to any residents 16 years and older during the outbreak of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Chula Vista, California, U.S., April 15, 2021. REUTERS/Mike Blake/File Photo(Reuters) – Europe’s drug regulator said on Tuesday it expects to give […]

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UK reports 5,683 more COVID-19 cases, one further death

FILE PHOTO: A person receives a dose of the Pfizer BioNTech vaccine at a vaccination centre for those aged over 18 years old at the Belmont Health Centre in Harrow, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in London, Britain, June 6, 2021. REUTERS/Henry NichollsLONDON (Reuters) – Britain on Monday reported 5,683 more cases of COVID-19 […]

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High cholesterol: The visual clue on your knuckles of very high levels

High cholesterol: Nutritionist reveals top prevention tips When you subscribe we will use the information you provide to send you these newsletters. Sometimes they’ll include recommendations for other related newsletters or services we offer. Our Privacy Notice explains more about how we use your data, and your rights. You can unsubscribe at any time. Cholesterol […]

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Germany's confirmed coronavirus cases rise by 4,917 – RKI

FILE PHOTO: General view of the “Landungsbruecken”, a landing pier for ferries and tourist boats at the harbor, during a lockdown, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic in Hamburg, Germany April 24, 2021. Picture taken April 24, 2021. REUTERS/Fabian Bimmer/File PhotoBERLIN (Reuters) – The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Germany increased by 4,917 to […]

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Patient influx from other states increases Kansas abortions

TOPEKA, Kan. — The number of abortions performed in Kansas increased by 9.1% last year as far more women traveled from Oklahoma and Texas to terminate pregnancies than in 2019 and the state reported that out-of-state patients outnumbered Kansas patients for the first time in almost 50 years. The state Department of Health and Environment […]