Pregnant women who receive a coronavirus vaccine not only acquire protective antibodies against the virus for themselves but also may pass along immunity to their babies, emerging research shows.
Some people in the United Arab Emirates are being invited to receive a third shot of the Sinopharm coronavirus vaccine after antibody tests indicated they did not have a sufficient immune response following two doses of the Chinese-made shot.
AstraZeneca’s coronavirus vaccine was supposed to be the shot that dug the world out of the pandemic, instead, the inoculation has been plagued with missteps as other vaccine rollouts gain speed.
Miami Beach commissioners voted to impose an 8 p.m. curfew in the entertainment district on weekends until April 11, the end of the spring break period amid an uncontrolled flood of revelers.
At least 81.4 million people have received one or both doses of the vaccine in the United States. More than 542,000 people have died from coronavirus in the country, out of roughly 29.8 million confirmed cases.