Moderna COVID-19 vaccine gets Health Canada approval for kids 12+ – National |

As the Delta variant rages through unvaccinated populations in Canada ahead of the back-to-school season, children aged 12 and up will now be able to get the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine. Health Canada authorized the use of the highly effective mRNA vaccine for Canadian children between the ages of 12 and 17 on Friday morning. The … Read more

CDC Investigating Death of Teen Who Died After Second Coronavirus Shot

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is investigating the death of a 13-year-old Michigan boy who died suddenly in his sleep two days after receiving the second dose of the Pfizer mRNA vaccine. Jacob Clynick received his second coronavirus shot on June 13, days after graduating from the eighth grade. His aunt, Tammy Burages, … Read more

Heart inflammation after COVID-19 shots higher than expected in study of U.S. military | Reuters

June 29 (Reuters) – Members of the U.S. military who were vaccinated against COVID-19 showed higher-than-expected rates of heart inflammation, although the condition was still extremely rare, according to a study released on Tuesday. The study found that 23 previously healthy males with an average age of 25 complained of chest pain within four days … Read more

Evidence grows stronger for COVID-19 vaccine link to heart issue, CDC says

A higher-than-usual number of cases of a type of heart inflammation has been reported following COVID-19 vaccination, especially among young men following their second dose of an mRNA vaccine, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Thursday. Overall, 226 cases of myocarditis or pericarditis after vaccination in people younger than age 30 have been … Read more

Coronavirus vaccine: CDC looking into heart inflammation in small number of vaccinated teens, young people – WSB-TV Channel 2 – Atlanta

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is investigating several dozen reports that teenagers and young adults have developed a heart problem after being given the COVID-19 vaccination. According to a statement from the agency, it is investigating several dozen reports of people who have developed myocarditis after having received the COVID-19 vaccination. Myocarditis is … Read more

CDC studying reports of heart inflammation in young Covid vaccine recipients | Coronavirus | The Guardian

Some teenagers and young adults who received Covid-19 vaccines have experienced heart inflammation, a US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention advisory group said, recommending further study of the rare condition. In a statement dated 17 May, the CDC’s advisory committee on immunisation practices said it had looked into reports that a few young vaccine … Read more