The Brazilian Ministry of Health has added the COVID-19 vaccine to the country’s mandatory vaccination schedule for children 6 months to 5 years old, and is considering establishing school vaccination centers with strict reporting requirements.
The authors of a study published October 23 in JAMA Pediatrics concluded that vaccinated and unvaccinated children who got COVID-19 were equally contagious. That’s how the media reported on the study, but the data showed that vaccinated kids shed the virus for up to 3 times longer than unvaccinated children.
Japanese researchers said they found evidence of long-term heart damage in people who received COVID-19 vaccines – including in asymptomatic patients. The findings contradict claims by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention that most people who develop myocarditis following COVID-19 vaccines experience symptoms but 'feel better quickly.'
Under 'Chair Care,' a program funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, New Mexico hairstylists are paid and trained as 'trusted messengers' to promote COVID-19 and flu vaccines, especially to minority and conservative clients with low vaccination rates.
Through a pharma-funded non-profit and Talkwalker, a ‘social listening’ company, Moderna’s team – run by a former 20-year veteran of the FBI – deploys artificial intelligence to monitor everything from mainstream news outlets to gaming sites.
The U.S. military could owe billions in back pay and legal fees depending on the outcome of three class-action lawsuits filed on behalf of service members who allege they were wrongfully discharged for refusing the COVID-19 vaccine.
Public Health Agency of Canada said it lost $150 million on an unfulfilled COVID jab contract in 2022 and an additional $173 million that went to Quebec-based Medicago, Inc., which is shutting down in 2023.