Vaccines

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Pfizer booster shots immediately available for select Minnesotans

118 fully vaccinated Minnesotans have died from COVID-19.

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The MN schools, venues, organizations with a COVID vaccine requirement

Whether for the public or employees, here is a running list.

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Doctor who encouraged parents to not vaccinate their children disciplined

The Minnesota Board of Medical Practice found his behavior to be "unethical or improper."

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Mayo Clinic will require COVID-19 vaccines for all its staff

Those who decline will be required to wear masks and socially distance while on campus.

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10 Minnesota counties have now hit 70% adult vaccination rate

The more transmissible Delta variant is adding urgency to the vaccination effort.

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MN saw decline in routine child vaccinations amid pandemic

The CDC study looked at Minnesota and nine other states.

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Vaccinations postponed at Vikings training site due to storm damage

Doses that were due to be given Wednesday have been postponed.

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Moderna says its COVID-19 vaccine appears to be 94.5% effective

It can be stored at a much warmer temperature than Pfizer's vaccine too.

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MDH reveals likely plan for when COVID-19 vaccine is available in MN

The department says those most at risk will be prioritized first.

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Phase III COVID-19 vaccine trial halted after 'potentially unexplained illness'

Dr. Michael Osterholm said he'd be surprised if the illness was caused by the potential vaccine.

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Mayo specialist: 'Doubly important' to get a flu shot this year

Anyone over the age of 6 months should receive a flu vaccine.

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Minnesota physicians urge parents to vaccinate children before school

Physicians cited fear of COVID-19 as a reason parents are avoiding in-person care for their children.

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U of M researchers working to develop vaccine for future coronavirus strains

Other vaccines currently in development would target COVID-19, but not necessarily other variants.

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Health officials declare Hepatitis A outbreak in Minnesota

13 people have been hospitalized as a result.

State Fair health booth will focus on vaccinations

Health officials are making a point after recent measles outbreaks.