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Two Coronavirus Vaccines, Each More Than 90% Effective

November 23, 2020

Two vaccines for the coronavirus have each proven over 90% effective, BuzzFeed reported. Although no timeline can be promised, health experts believe mass vaccinations could begin in April 2021. How good is 95% when it comes to vaccines? […]

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As the First Smallpox Vaccine Turns 224, A Look at How It Started

May 16, 2020

According to The History of Vaccines, the first smallpox vaccine was tested on May 14, 1796, by Edward Jenner. He inoculated a child with material from a sore caused by cowpox in order to test a theory that it would give protection from the smallpox disease. Protecting against the illness has a fascinating history. […]

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Health And Fitness

Exotic Diseases: From Animals to Humans

June 15, 2021

Tularemia, chronic wasting disease, brucellosis, and query fever are some of the diseases that get transferred from animals to humans. One Health Initiative is trying to improve the health of all species on this planet. […]

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