Tag: myocarditis

Iceland Halts use of Moderna Vaccine for all Ages Citing Health Concerns
On Oct. 8, Iceland announced that it was halting the use of Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine after other Nordic nations took similar measures. But unlike Sweden, Denmark, and Finland that have all banned the vaccine’s use...
Sweden, Denmark and Finland Limit use of Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine Among Younger Males
On Thursday, Oct 7, Finland decided to limit the use of Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine among younger males due to reports of a rare cardiovascular side effect, joining Sweden and Denmark that announced a pause of...
FDA Approves COVID-19 Boosters for Seniors, People at High Risk; Pfizer Seeks Approval to Vaccinate Children
On Sept. 22, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) amended the Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) for the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine to allow it to be used as a booster shot among certain populations. The...
According to a recent study, boys are more at risk of heart-related COVID-19 vaccine side-effects than being hospitalized from the disease itself.
Risk of Heart Events in Teenage Boys After Vaccination Higher Than COVID-19 Hospitalization: Study
A recent preprint study by U.S. researchers, published on Sept 8. in medRxiv, revealed that healthy boys without underlying health conditions were more at risk of suffering from a cardiac adverse event (CAE) after mRNA...
CDC Update on Neurological, Blood, Heart Inflammation Adverse Events From COVID-19 Vaccines
On Aug. 10, the CDC published an update regarding reports of adverse events after vaccination with Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) vaccines. As of July 22, 187 million people in America have received at least one...
A healthy 13-year-old boy died three days after receiving his second shot of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine.
Death of 13-Year-Old After Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine, CDC Investigation
In mid-June, 13-year-old Jacob Clynick from Michigan died in his sleep three days after receiving his second shot of the Pfizer-BioNTech Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) vaccine. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)...
Histopathological image of viral inflammation of the heart at autopsy in a patient. Several young individuals have reported developing heart inflammation after receiving COVID-19 vaccines. (Image: BellRap via Wikimedia Commons CC BY-SA 3.0)
Heart Inflammation in Young COVID-19 Vaccinated Individuals, Lawsuit Against Vaccinating Children
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is investigating reports of heart inflammation among adolescents and young adults who have received Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) vaccines. Several cases of myocarditis potentially linked to...