Vaccine Effectiveness Against the Unknown

Image Courtesy: Marco Verch/Flickr IF the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine is the only one that offers “strong protection” against the Omicron variant… THEN Moderna, AstraZeneca, and Johnson & Johnson have to step their game up… BECAUSE omicron has started spreading even with travel bans in place. If there is no substantial protection from multiple manufacturers, omicron willContinue reading “Vaccine Effectiveness Against the Unknown”

More Vaccine Positives

Image Courtesy: Marco Verch/Flickr IF there was a time when we needed good news regarding the status of COVID-19 vaccines… THEN today was it… BECAUSE not only is a decision regarding the use of the Pfizer vaccine for children ages 5-11 expected within two weeks, Moderna’s vaccine has been approved as a booster as well.Continue reading “More Vaccine Positives”

The End Is Closer Than Before

Image Courtesy: Marco Verch/Flickr IF after asking, Health Canada approves their vaccine for children ages 5-11… THEN Pfizer will look like the ultimate heroes… BECAUSE almost everyone would be safe from COVID-19. Although children under the age of five would not be available to get the shot, this would still be a major boost toContinue reading “The End Is Closer Than Before”

Don’t Get Your Hopes Up, Kids

Image Courtesy: Marco Verch/Flickr IF American regulators approve the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine for kids by Halloween… THEN Canadian kids still won’t get the jab for a while… BECAUSE Pfizer and BioNTech have only submitted data to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Even though results are promising, supply chain issues and the timing of the originalContinue reading “Don’t Get Your Hopes Up, Kids”

The Most Useless Pandemic News

Image Courtesy: Patrick Pleul/AP IF there was one thing relating to the pandemic that is absolutely useless… THEN it is the rebranding of vaccine names… BECAUSE people will still associate them with their manufacturers, which are easier to pronounce, for the most part. Pfizer is now Comirnaty, which is harder to pronounce, and AstraZeneca isContinue reading “The Most Useless Pandemic News”