Palau nears 100% Covid-19 vaccination

KOROR (AFP) – The tiny Pacific nation of Palau has emerged as one of the world’s most vaccinated places with more than 99 per cent of the eligible population fully protected against Covid-19, according to data released Thursday (Oct 14).

US has enough COVID-19 vaccines for boosters, kids’ shots

MADISON, Wis. — With more than 40 million doses of coronavirus vaccines available, U.S. health authorities said they’re confident there will be enough for both qualified older Americans seeking booster shots and the young children for whom initial vaccines are

COVID-19 treatment pill administered in new Pfizer clinical trial

US pharmaceutical giant Pfizer has started giving people doses of a pill against COVID-19 as part of a new clinical trial. The company’s oral antiviral treatment has entered a mid-to-late-stage trial and is being tested on adults with COVID-19 symptoms