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Officials fear low vaccine take-up

Officials fear low vaccine take-up

| 06/01/2021 | 172 Comments

(CNS): Cayman’s governor, premier, health minister and top doctor will be the first people to get the COVID-19 vaccine ,not because they are vulnerable to the coronavirus but because of fears that ‘anti-vaxxer’ sentiment may have gripped the country. Governor Martyn Roper said Tuesday that the take-up level of the vaccine will determine when Cayman […]

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9,750 COVID-19 vaccines arrive in Cayman

9,750 COVID-19 vaccines arrive in Cayman

| 05/01/2021 | 88 Comments

(CNS): Public health officials will begin vaccinating healthcare workers, front-line staff at the airport and the over 70s in a matter of days after the first batch of Pfizer-BioNTech vaccines against COVID-19 arrived in the Cayman Islands on Tuesday. Governor Martyn Roper said the arrival of the 9,750 doses was a pivotal moment for the […]

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UK vaccine is a global game changer

UK vaccine is a global game changer

| 30/12/2020 | 47 Comments

(CNS): The approval of the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine in the UK this week will make a significant impact on the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus as it is the most accessible shot approved so far and is likely to remain that way. Given the global demand for vaccinations against SARS-CoV-2 for all countries to emerge from […]

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