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Fauci hopeful on upcoming Johnson & Johnson vaccine decision: 'We will get it back in some manner or form'

Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, in the White House in January 2021. MANDEL NGAN/AFP via Getty Images Dr. Anthony Fauci says he hopes there's a decision on the Johnson & Johnson vaccine by the end of this week. "I do think we will get it back in some manner or form," Fauci said on CNN's "State of the Union" Sunday. The Johnson & Johnson vaccine was paused after six people developed blood clots. See more stories on Insider's ...
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US officials may need 2 weeks or more to determine if Johnson & Johnson's vaccine causes rare blood clots

A pharmacist at the Hartford Hospital in Hartford, Connecticut, fills a syringe with the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine. Joseph Prezioso/Getty Images US agencies may need two weeks or more to know if Johnson & Johnson's shot causes rare blood clots. The CDC is shuffling to collect more data, two senior White House health officials told Politico. But medical experts worry that pausing the shot for much longer could increase vaccine hesitancy. See more stories on Insider's busine...
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Rich nations had vaccine options after AstraZeneca and J&J faced clot reports. Others may not have that luxury

Potential issues with the AstraZeneca and Johnson & Johnson shots have dented the global vaccination drive. But they are a bigger blow for developing countries who have less alternatives to turn to.
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‘Vax Day’ launches in LA County, with 3.5 million more local residents seeking their shots

Four months after coronavirus vaccinations began in California, eligibility expanded Thursday, April 15, to everyone in the state age 16 and over, signaling that future supplies can be counted on over coming weeks get shots into the arms of everyone in the state who wants one. Anyone living or working in L.A. County 16 and older can schedule vaccination appointments on the MyTurn website. Residents 16 and 17 can only receive the Pfizer vaccine, according to county officials, and should sign up a...
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Governor Fears ‘Pause’ of J&J Shots Could Increase Hesitancy

Utah’s Republican governor says he's concerned that the U.S. decision to recommend a “pause” in use of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine could make it more difficult to reach rural communities.
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Vaccine eligibility extended to all Californians age 16 and up on what Gov. Newsom dubbed ‘Vax Day’

Four months after coronavirus vaccinations began in California, eligibility expanded Thursday, April 15, to everyone in the state age 16 and over, signaling that future supplies can be counted on over coming weeks get shots into the arms of everyone in the state who wants one. Vaccinators across the state to date have administered some 24 million doses, far outpacing other states and many other countries, Gov. Gavin Newsom said Thursday at a Bay Area clinic, and while eligibility has opened to i...
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Pennsylvania Extends J&J Vaccine 'Pause' by 4 Days

Pennsylvania has extended its “pause” on use of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine by another four days after federal government health advisers said they need more time to investigate reports of rare blood clots.
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The 33 most innovative HR leaders who steered employees through a global crisis - and the plans they're using to create more flexible, equitable workplaces

Insider From left: Marissa Andrada, Naveen Bhateja, Bernard C. Coleman III, and Gianna Driver are some of this year's most innovative HR leaders. Marianne Ayala/Insider The pandemic and resulting recession put talent leaders in the global spotlight. Insider asked readers to share the names of high achievers in HR. We chose the 33 most impressive. Our list of top innovators includes HR executives from Chipotle, Zoom, and Glassdoor. See more stories on Insider's business p...
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The right way to build trust in vaccines

On Tuesday the US Food and Drug Administration and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommended a pause on the use of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine in the United States. In six cases, women between the ages of 18 and 48 experienced a "rare and severe" blood clot after receiving the vaccine. This is out of over 1 million women in the 20-50 age group who have received doses of J&J.
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Fauci and CDC’s Walensky to testify amid Johnson & Johnson vaccine pause – live

Expert pair to go before House panel and give testimonyBiden slaps new sanctions on Russia over election meddling 3.30pm BST Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis police officer facing murder charges over the killing of George Floyd, has just told the court that he will not testify in his defense. Chauvin has invoked his Fifth Amendment right against self-incrimination. “I will invoke my fifth amendment privilege today.”— Derek Chauvin tells court he has decided not to testify in the trial o...
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COVID-19 itself could cause blood clots much more often than vaccines, data shows, as regulators wrestle with pausing rollouts

A woman receives a dose of COVID-19 vaccine in Los Angeles, California, on December 17. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson Experts at the University of Oxford noted the relative risks of blood clots amid debate over vaccines. A study released Thursday included data noting that clots also occur as a result of COVID-19. It suggests that, overall, pausing vaccinations may also cause clots by letting the virus spread further. See more stories on Insider's business page. People who had COVID-19 were ab...
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CDC Panel Says It Needs More Time to Study J&J Vaccine Clotting Cases

By Ernie Mundell and Robin Foster HealthDay ReportersTHURSDAY, April 15, 2021 (HealthDay News) -- The fate of Johnson & Johnson's coronavirus...
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US weekly jobless claims sink to pandemic-era low of 576,000 as hiring accelerates

Olivier Douliery/AFP/Getty Images US jobless claims plunged to 576,000 last week, hitting their lowest level of the pandemic era. Economists expected a reading of 700,000 claims. The previous count was revised higher to 769,000. Continuing claims edged slightly higher to 3.73 million for the week that ended April 3. See more stories on Insider's business page. The number of Americans applying for unemployment insurance tumbled last week as the labor market's rebound got back on tr...
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CDC reports 5,800 COVID-19 infections, 74 deaths in fully vaccinated people

By Ben Tinker and Maggie Fox | CNN About 5,800 people who have been vaccinated against coronavirus have become infected anyway, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention tells CNN. Some became seriously ill and 74 people died, the CDC said. It said 396 — 7% — of those who got infected after they were vaccinated required hospitalization. It’s the first indication from CDC of how effective the vaccine is in real life — and the first indication the vaccines do not protect completely agains...
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Opinion: The consequences will be deadly if we don't fight vaccine misinformation

While a slow but steady rise in Covid-19 vaccine availability and vaccination has offered a light at the end of the tunnel, the challenges that come with ending the pandemic seem to be endless. Most recently, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the US Food and Drug Administration recommended pausing Johnson & Johnson's vaccine due to six reported cases of a severe type of blood clot. This will surely create a new wave vaccine hesitancy. But a large number of people had already ...
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Poland Starts J&J COVID-19 Jabs, Says Benefits Outweigh Risks

WARSAW (Reuters) - Poland started administering Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 shots on Thursday as benefits from the vaccine outweigh potential...
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What to make of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine pause? Dr. Wen, who got J&J herself, says not to worry

CNN Medical Analyst Dr. Leana Wen explains what the Johnson & Johnson vaccine pause means, especially for people who have received that vaccine and those who are scheduled to receive it. Dr. Wen -- who herself got the J&J dose -- weighs in on what you should look out for if you recently got it.
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Denmark bans AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine after rare blood-clot concerns

A vial of the Oxford University/AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine. Steve Parsons/Pool Photo via AP Denmark on Wednesday became the first country to stop using AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine. Other shots are available, and older people have been immunized already, the health authority said. Denmark did not rule out reintroducing the vaccine "if the situation changes." See more stories on Insider's business page. Denmark has stopped using AstraZeneca-Oxford University's COVID-19 vacci...
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JOIN US AT A FREE LIVE EVENT THURSDAY: We'll answer your questions on the risks of J&J's COVID-19 vaccine and blood clots

French Health Minister Olivier Veran receives a dose of the AstraZeneca-Oxford Covid-19 vaccine. THOMAS SAMSON/AFP via Getty Images Insider is hosting a live event on the risk of rare but serious blood clots for people who receive the AstraZeneca or Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccines. Sign up here. See more stories on Insider's business page. Coronavirus vaccines are the world's best hope for ending the pandemic.But two of the shots are now under scrutiny, after a small number ...
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West Virginia to See Slight Increase in Vaccine Allocation

West Virginia will see a slight increase in Moderna and Pfizer coronavirus vaccine doses as it continues its pause of Johnson & Johnson’s one-shot vaccine.
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10 Things in Politics: Matt Gaetz classmates dish on his past

Getty Good morning! If this was forwarded to you, sign up here. Send tips to [email protected] or tweet me @BrentGriffiths.Here's what we're talking about today:Insider spoke to 21 of Rep. Matt Gaetz's former high-school classmates. Some aren't surprised by the scandal.The US is reportedly set to kick out Russian diplomats over election interference and the SolarWinds hackHow Biden escapes the White House bubble1. GAETZ-GATE GOES ON: Some of Rep. Matt Gaetz's high ...
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Legislature seeks to slash solar tax credit, House wants to defer raises, medical marijuana users fear loss of cropland, more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

Solar panels in Hawaii ©2021 All Hawaii News The state Senate is looking to slash a popular solar tax credit. But environmentalists and clean energy advocates say the measure will not only hurt the economy but will make it more difficult for the state to achieve its clean energy goals. Hawaii News Now.House aims to suspend raises for Hawaii legislators, governor, judges. Pay raises of 10% that were scheduled to go into effect for state legislators July 1 were tentatively suspended Tuesday...
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CDC Reveals New Details About Johnson & Johnson Vaccine And Blood Clot Cases

The federal Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices committee said Wednesday that the pause in the use of Johnson & Johnson’s...
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Politically ‘red’ states are lagging on vaccinations

By Russ Bynum | Associated Press SAVANNAH, Georgia — With coronavirus shots now in the arms of nearly half of American adults, the parts of the U.S. that are excelling and those that are struggling with vaccinations are starting to look like the nation’s political map: deeply divided between red and blue states. Out in front is New Hampshire, where 65% of the population age 18 and older has received at least one dose of the vaccine, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Fo...
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The AstraZeneca and J&J vaccines share the same technology. It could explain why both have possible links to rare blood clots.

Nurse Elizabeth Johnson administers a COVID-19 vaccine to Melissa Mendez in Reading, Pennsylvania. Ben Hasty/MediaNews Group/Reading Eagle/Getty Images AstraZeneca's coronavirus vaccine may be linked to a type of rare blood clot in the brain. The same type of clot might also be associated with J&J's shot, but regulators aren't sure yet. Experts wonder whether the clotting issues are related, since both shots use the same technology. See more stories on Insider's business pa...
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LA County coronavirus numbers dip below those of pandemic’s early days

As Los Angeles County is forced to scale back on one-shot inoculations amid Johnson & Johnson’s woes, the region continues on a downward slope of coronavirus cases, deaths and hospitalizations. Public health officials reported 57 deaths and 411 cases in the county on Wednesday, April 14, bringing the total lives lost to 23,553, and total cases to 1,226,964. There are 518 people currently hospitalized, with 123 of them in intensive care, according to state data that reports a day ahead of L.A. Co...
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Make coronavirus vaccines patent-free, former world leaders urge Biden

Dr. Michelle Chester draws the Covid-19 vaccine into a syringe at Long Island Jewish Medical Center, on December 14, 2020 in the Queens borough of New York. MARK LENNIHAN/POOL/AFP via Getty Images President Joe Biden is being urged to suspend patents for coronavirus vaccines. The move would allow developing countries to produce the vaccines on their own. The request came in a letter signed by over 100 Nobel laureates and 75 former world leaders. See more stories on Insider's business p...
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WH: J&J News Should Increase Confidence In CDC And FDA

Americans should have more trust in the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) following the decision to pause administering Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine, White House COVID-19 Response Coordinator Jeff Zients said on Wednesday. The White House messaging comes amid growing concerns that the news could discourage people from getting vaccinated in the first place. [Author: Summer Concepcion]
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