Germany to give AstraZeneca jab to civil servants in bid to win over public

[ad_1] A health worker holds up a dose of the AstraZeneca vaccine against COVID-19 to be administered to members of the Italian Army at a vaccination center set up at the military barracks of Cecchignola, in Rome, Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2020. (Cecilia Fabiano/LaPresse via AP) – Cecilia Fabiano/LaPresse The Oxford-AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine is to be … Read more

Care home visits could restart in weeks, as minister says there’s no need for second jab

[ad_1] The minister suggested screens could come down and physical contact resume in just a matter of weeks – AP Visits to care homes – complete with hand-holding – could resume within just a few weeks, the social care minister has said. Helen Whately told Sky News that care home visits without screens and other … Read more