Some coronavirus patients may develop 'COVID tongue' — a painful rash or 'furry coating' on their swelling tongues, a researcher says

Some people infected with the coronavirus might have “COVID tongue.” The condition may involve a painful rash, swelling, or discoloration on patients’ tongues. One UK…

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Seattle health workers raced to inject 1,600 coronavirus vaccine doses in the middle of the night to whomever they could find after a freezer failed

A freezer mishap resulted in a frantic effort to administer more than 1,600 vaccines overnight in Seattle, The Washington Post reported. Hundreds of people stood…

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Only 10 people who've gotten Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine have had severe allergic reactions — and more than 4 million doses have been given out

Very few people have had confirmed, allergic reactions after being vaccinated. New CDC data released Friday shows that just 10 people who've gotten Moderna's vaccine…

Read More Only 10 people who've gotten Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine have had severe allergic reactions — and more than 4 million doses have been given out

Israel is warning that a single dose of the Pfizer vaccine is 'less effective than we hoped' against COVID-19, and it could be a blow to the US and UK strategies

Israel's coronavirus chief warned the first Pfizer vaccine dose seems "less effective" than expected. This may worry the UK and US, which are prioritizing widespread…

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There are no extra COVID-19 vaccines doses left to send to states, despite Trump's health officials promising to release more 3 days ago

Federal officials promised earlier this week to stop stockpiling second doses of COVID-19 vaccines from Pfizer and Moderna, and instead use them to get more…

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People 75 and older and frontline essential workers should be next in line for coronavirus vaccines, US health officials say

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices recommended Sunday that frontline essential workers and people 75 and older should be…

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Your complete coronavirus vaccine calendar: When Moderna's candidate is likely to get authorized, and when you could receive your Pfizer shot

Three companies developing COVID-19 vaccines — AstraZeneca, Moderna, and Pfizer — have released positive results from their late-stage trials. Pfizer's vaccine received emergency authorization from…

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Pfizer vaccine-trial participant reveals what it's like to volunteer for research that helped create the first effective COVID-19 vaccine

Jenny Hamilton is a 57-year-old former police officer who now works in location security for the film industry and lives in Atlanta. She's a participant…

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One of Trump's COVID-19 treatments was developed using tissue that originally came from an abortion. He's tried to ban this kind of research.

A treatment used on President Donald Trump after his coronavirus diagnosis was developed with testing that used cells that originally came from an abortion. The…

Read More One of Trump's COVID-19 treatments was developed using tissue that originally came from an abortion. He's tried to ban this kind of research.

The coronavirus' average incubation is 5 days, and people may be most contagious a day before symptoms. Here's what that means for Trump's contacts.

President Trump tested positive for the coronavirus early Friday morning. The virus' average incubation period — the time between when a person gets infected and…

Read More The coronavirus' average incubation is 5 days, and people may be most contagious a day before symptoms. Here's what that means for Trump's contacts.