Covid 19 Vaccine

5 Things Australians Need to Know about the AstraZeneca Vaccine Now That It’s Been Approved

5 Things Australians Need to Know about the AstraZeneca Vaccine Now That It’s Been Approved

The Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) yesterday announced it has provisionally approved AstraZeneca’s COVID vaccine for use in Australia. The approval applies to people over 18, including adults older than 65. The recommended interval between the two doses is 12 weeks, but the second dose can be administered a minimum of…

Facebook Announces Doomsday for False Vaccine Claims

Facebook Announces Doomsday for False Vaccine Claims

For years, anti-vaccine conspiracy theories found a welcome home on Facebook. The social network saw the issue as being about free speech and the anti-vaxxer groups it hosted as being about as dangerous as flat-Earthers. But now that getting accurate vaccine information to the public is a matter of existential…