The iodine tablet rush

Taking iodine tablets as a precaution against the nuclear threat is unnecessary and dangerous.After the bombing of the Ukrainian nuclear plant in Zaporizhia on 4 March (six of Ukraine's 15 nuclear reactors are located in this plan

Everybody can get a booster shot of COVID-19 vaccine

EMA has started the evaluation of an application for the use of a booster dose of Comirnaty (BioNTech/Pfizer vaccine) in adolescents aged 12-15 years. An application for adolescents aged 16-17 years is also in progress.An accelera

Covid-19 vaccines: Where do we stand one year later?

Since the beginning of the pandemic, researchers and laboratories around the world have mobilised to develop effective vaccines against COVID-19.The first vaccine against SARS-CoV-2 to be authorised by the European Medicines Agenc