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Biden says US weighing COVID-19 vaccine boosters five months after second dose

Federal officials are weighing considerations to administer COVID-19 vaccine booster shots five months after the initial series, or three months sooner than initially planned, President Biden said Friday, citing the recommendation by the Israeli prime minister. Last week, the nation’s top health officials said the U.S. was prepared to begin offering COVID-19 vaccine booster shots… Read More »

Five women strip off to show ‘imperfect’ bodies are nothing to be ashamed of

These women have all faced bullying, embarrassment and emotional torment over their looks. Yet the fearless five have stripped down for a campaign to empower females and show that disability, scarring and illness are nothing to be ashamed of. Sylvia Mac, who runs online support group Love Disfigure, brought the women together for a shoot… Read More »

High rates of adolescents living with undiagnosed HIV in five high-burden countries

High rates of undiagnosed HIV were found amongst adolescents (aged between 10 – 19) across five high-burden countries in southern Africa, while the low rates of undetectable viral loads in those accessing treatment raises concerns around treatment effectiveness. This is the first study to estimate the number of adolescents living with HIV across Zimbabwe, Malawi,… Read More »