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The NHS offered free vaccines 'no questions asked' in London's Chinatown. Hundreds of people showed up

19 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement Hundreds of people descended on London's Chinatown on Thursday after a city council offered no-questions-asked COVID-19 vaccines.
NHS staff onboard a double-decker bus organized by Westminster Council began dispensing jabs without an appointment on Gerrard Street at 12 p.m. until 5 p.m.
The pop-up vaccine site was advertised on the website of the Chinese Information and Advice Centre charity, The Evening Standard reported.
"You DO NOT need to have: NHS number, any proof of address, personal identification. Undocumented migrants also welcomed. Stay safe! Get...
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Hungary donates COVID-19 jabs amid slowing vaccination drive

Hungary donates COVID-19 jabs amid slowing vaccination drive

19 days ago   |   By Chron

BUDAPEST, Hungary - Hungary's prime minister on Friday urged Hungarians to register for their COVID-19 jabs, following a sharp drop in what was until recently one of the strongest vaccination drives in the 27-nation European Union.
Amid the slowdown, Viktor Orban's government said Thursday that in coming days it would lend or donate more than 140,000 vaccine doses from its unused stockpile to other countries.
In a radio interview, Orban noted that 3 million adults in the country of fewer than 10 million have not yet received a jab.
“I'm afraid an image will develop that you can get away...
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Employers Can Require Vaccines For Workers Returning To The Office

Employers Can Require Vaccines For Workers Returning To The Office

19 days ago   |   By NPR

Guidance from the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission says employers can legally require workers to get a COVID-19 vaccine before returning to the office. But workers can claim exceptions.
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German scientists say they've figured out why AstraZeneca and Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccines can cause rare, unusual blood clots

19 days ago   |   By Business Insider

A pharmacist at the Hartford Hospital in fills a syringe with the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine.
Joseph Prezioso/Getty Images
Scientists say they've figured out how AstraZeneca's and Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccines can cause blood clots.
They say the vaccines cause "mutant" proteins to escape cells in the body, triggering a response in blood vessels.
The theory hasn't been proven or scrutinized by experts. Other theories exist.
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