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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 »

Where to get a COVID jab in Bathurst: Government releases first clinic list

FOUR Bathurst health clinics have been included on the Australian Government’s first list of clinics to support the Phase 1b rollout of the COVID-19 vaccination. Western NSW Local District confirmed on Monday that the vaccine rollout would begin in Bathurst next Tuesday, March 23, with frontline health workers and aged care home residents to be… Read More »

Ohio Dad Runs His First Marathon Around a Hospital to Honor His Son With Cancer

Courtesy of Akron Children’s Hospital Crossing the finish line of your first marathon is a major moment for any runner. But for 33-year-old Kolt Codner, the significance of completing 26.2 miles went beyond himself. Codner ran a marathon to honor Andrew, his four-year-old son who was diagnosed with cancer earlier this year. In the process,… Read More »