First Real-World Data Show That the Bivalent Booster Is Effective
9 days ago - By Time
In a report published in the Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report , scientists at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention provided the first real-world evidence on the effectiveness of the bivalent booster shot that the CDC and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration authorized in September.
The researchers conclude that the bivalent booster, which contains genetic material from both the original SARS-CoV-2 virus and the Omicron BA.4/5 variants, is effective in protecting people from severe COVID-19. The relative effectiveness among people ages 18 to 49 who received the bivalent...
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Cancer Prevention and Treatment in Europe vs. the U.S
9 days ago - By Medscape
Fabrice Barlesi, MD, PhD, general director of Institut Gustave Roussy, one of the world's leading cancer centers, discusses Europe's approach to cancer treatment and prevention.
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No ball gives Labuschagne a second life
A well-directed short ball from Alzarri Joseph had Marnus Labuschagne muddled but the delivery was deemed a no-ball.
Harry and Meghan's slick Netflix ad can't derail the Catharine and William show
A supposed attempt to derail the Prince and Princess of Wales's three day visit to the US has only widened the gap between the two camps.
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Where to watch the Socceroos play Argentina on Sunday in Sydney
After getting into the round of 16, there are plenty more venues that will show the big game. Check here to see which one is closest to you.
Six graphics that prove Messi is an all-time great. and why Australia may...
The list of accolades and statistics make a convincing case that Lionel Messi is the best we've ever seen, but there's one stat line he can't shake. World Cups: 0.
Unexploded bomb causes Mid North Coast beach to evacuate
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The La Nina summer is causing major headaches for councils and residents, while mowing services are run off their feet.
‘Mix of Avatar and Jurassic Park': Unrest at auction of 100 untouched islands
An uninhabited, pristine archipelago in far eastern Indonesia is the subject of an auction in New York this week.