A study of Moderna’s COVID vaccine in children aged 6 months to 5 years

In a recent study published in the New England Journal of Medicine, researchers presented the findings of the ongoing KidCOVE trial in the United States (US). Study: Evaluation of mRNA-1273…

Aussie teen who fell pregnant aged 13 describes what happened after she was labelled ‘Australia’s youngest mum’?

When Mollie Kaur fell pregnant aged 13, she was met with judgmental eyes and labelled ‘Australia’s youngest mum’. Six years on, a lot has changed for the now-21-year-old from Melbourne.…

People aged 60 and over, pregnant women invited to register for next Covid-19 booster – The Irish Times

People aged over 60 and pregnant women are being invited to make an appointment for a Covid-19 booster dose from Wednesday. The additional vaccine doses will be available from August…

Com-COV 3 study focuses on assessing a third dose booster vaccination for young people aged 12 to 15

The Com-COV 3 study has been commissioned through the NIHR and backed by £2.8 million government funding, with support from both the Vaccine Taskforce and National Institute for Health and…

Miracle baby for mum aged 50 after years of failed IVF and infertility

A mum from Chorley who beat the odds to become pregnant at 50 has celebrated her miracle baby’s first birthday. Christine Boama struggled for years due to infertility and failed…

Philippines starts vaccinating children aged five to 11 against COVID-19

The Philippines began vaccinating children aged five to 11 against COVID-19 on Monday after initial hiccups over delayed deliveries of the Pfizer-BioNTech doses and opposition to the drive by some…

Study identifies genetic causes of sudden unexplained deaths in children aged 1 year and older

A new study found that changes in specific genes may contribute each year to the roughly 400 sudden unexplained deaths in children (SUDC) aged 1 year and older—and separately from…

21 Gift Ideas for Primary School Aged Boys

Boys can be hard to buy for – I always run out of gift ideas! I have two boys and I can tell you – they are hard to buy…

Gift Ideas for High School Aged Girls

So your daughter is in high school and you have no idea what to get her as a gift for Christmas this year. We’ve been there! It can be hard…

CDC expands COVID-19 vaccine recommendations to about 28 million children aged 5-11 years

Today, CDC Director Rochelle P. Walensky, M.D., M.P.H., endorsed the CDC Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices’ (ACIP) recommendation that children 5 to 11 years old be vaccinated against COVID-19 with…