Health

U.S. Will Share COVID-19 Vaccine Technology, Biden Tells Global Summit

By Ahmed Aboulenein WASHINGTON, May 12 (Reuters) – The United States will share technologies used to make COVID-19 vaccines through the World Health Organization and is working to expand rapid testing and antiviral treatments for hard-to-reach populations, President Joe Biden said on Thursday. Speaking at the second global COVID-19 summit, Biden called[Read More…]

U.S. CDC Lifts COVID ‘Do Not Travel’ Recommendations On About 90 Countries

April 18 (Reuters) – The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said on Monday it had dropped its “Do Not Travel” COVID-19 recommendations for about 90 international destinations. Last week, the CDC said it was revising its travel recommendations and said it would its reserve Level 4 travel health notices “for special[Read More…]

U.S. Army Begins Discharging Soldiers Who Refuse COVID-19 Vaccine

WASHINGTON, Feb 2 (Reuters) – U.S. soldiers who refuse to get a COVID-19 vaccine will be immediately discharged, the U.S. Army said on Wednesday, saying the move was critical to maintain combat readiness The Army’s order applies to regular Army soldiers, active-duty Army reservists and cadets unless they have approved or pending exemptions, it said in a statement. The discharge order is the latest from a U.S.[Read More…]