Adults over the age of 50 in the UK could get the COVID booster dose in 2021 - the third dose of the vaccine could be given as soon as Autumn.
Researchers have suggested that data from healthcare workers could be used to rapidly estimate the severity of future viruses.
In this study, nearly 900 people described an abnormal menstrual cycle after exposure to tear gas - which is legally considered to be "safe" as a crowd control measure.
A patient with vaccine-inducted thrombotic thrombocytopenia was successfully treated with a heparin alternative, after receiving the Johnson & Johnson vaccine.
A population study of children born in a city in Canada found that air pollution exposure during pregnancy could cause childhood asthma.
Researchers have published the most comprehensive study of COVID-19 hospital mortality rates in the United States.
Here, we discuss some of the common misconceptions about side effects of the Johnson & Johnson COVID vaccine.
According to a new study, led by the University of Pennsylvania, specially trained detection dogs can sniff out positive COVID-19 samples with 96% accuracy.
A new study has found that a single dose of the COVID-19 vaccine boosts protection against SARS-CoV-2 variants, but only in those with previous infection.
Pfizer could make their COVID vaccine available to 12-year-olds in Europe from June, after clinical trials in March showed 100% efficiency for those aged 12 to 15.
The NHS is now inviting everyone aged 40 and over to book in for a COVID-19 vaccine.
A new study has found that Black patients are more likely to die after their heart bypass surgery than white patients in the same hospitals.
NHS Digital has announced that Simon Bolton has been appointed as its interim CEO.
The study found that missing a second COVID dose could "prolong" the pandemic, with more than 5 million people in the US not taking their scheduled dose.
According to new research from the University of Virginia School of Medicine, more than a quarter of American children had not received common childhood vaccinations in 2018.
Robin Stern, Chair at Future Perfect (Healthcare), discusses how patient journeys currently reflect a national 'illness' service, not a national health service.
The UK Government has purchased a further 60 million doses of the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine to help support the booster vaccination programme.
Here, we assess some of the most common side effects of the Pfizer and BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine.
New Public Health England (PHE) study finds that one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine reduces household transmission by up to 49%.
Dr Deborah Lee, Dr Fox Online Pharmacy, explores what can be done to help patients who refuse the COVID-19 vaccination due to needle phobia.