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In a First for the Continent, Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine Will Be Produced in South Africa

WEDNESDAY, July 21, 2021 — The Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine will be produced for the first time in Africa by a South African firm, Pfizer announced Wednesday. The Biovac Institute in Cape Town will produce the vaccine for distribution across Africa, which is in desperate need of more COVID-19 vaccines as cases surge, the Associated Press… Read More »

Pfizer vaccine: Three delayed side effects to spot – ‘seek medical attention right away’

[unable to retrieve full-text content] THE PFIZER and Moderna vaccines have been linked to cases of heart inflammation – myocarditis and pericarditis. While cases are rare, the US Food and Drug Administration says there are three delayed side effects to look out for. Daily Express :: Health Feed

Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine 85% effective after single dose, Israeli researchers find

A vaccine developed by Pfizer-BioNTech cut symptomatic COVID-19 disease by 85% after the first dose, according to Israeli researchers. Findings were outlined in correspondence published in The Lancet on Friday, drawing on results from 7,214 health care workers at the Sheba Medical Center. Researchers found the 85% reduction in disease 15 to 28 days after… Read More »