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Pharmacists claim they were fired for not lying about COVID-19 vaccine

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Two pharmacists are suing Kinney Drugs accusing the company of firing them for refusing to administer the COVID-19 vaccine to young people. According to The Auburn Citizen, Joel and Katie Wood of Tioga raised concerns ... more
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Another brand of the COVID-19 booster may be what works the best for Johnson & Johnson’s vaccine

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A study released Wednesday shows that anyone with the Johnson & Johnson vaccine may do better with a booster shot from Moderna or Pfizer compared to a second Johnson and Johnson dose. Research shows as ... more
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Leaked CDC study showed vaccine viral levels of COVID to be the same between vaccinated and unvaccinated people

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A leaked slideshow from the CDC that suggested the Delta Variant was just as transmissible among vaccinated individuals as unvaccinated individuals caused a lot of skepticism. Many people were already skeptical of the vaccine to ... more
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Similarly to mask mandates, Texas Governor Greg Abbott is now banning any and all vaccine mandates

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The Texas Governor, Greg Abbott, has issued an executive order that stops any vaccine mandates from being made. The Biden administration is working to require any employer to mandate vaccines if they have over 100 ... more
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Healthcare workers win lawsuit; federal judge rules in favor of religious exemptions for COVID vaccine

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The temporary restraining order that made religious exemptions allowable when it came to the COVID-19 vaccine for healthcare workers has been made permanent today. On Tuesday, Hon. David Hurd, a federal judge in Utica, ruled ... more
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Pediatricians are preparing for the rollout of vaccines in children ages 5-12; FDA meeting is in two weeks

Second COVID-19 booster now available to many New Yorkers
Pediatricians are anticipating the approval of the Pfizer vaccine for children as soon as the end of the month, and have started to prepare. One pediatrician in Brighton said families with younger children who will ... more
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17 new COVID-19 cases reported in addition to 28 new cases Sunday for Ontario County

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As of Oct. 11 Ontario County Public Health reports 17 new cases of COVID-19. This is in addition to the 28 new cases from Sunday. Two cases from Monday are under the age of 18 ... more
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Pfizer has a booster vaccine, but when will Moderna and Johnson & Johnson?

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The Pfizer booster shot has been approved for COVID-19 for certain people, but following the CDC and FDA's discussions, Johnson & Johnson and Moderna have not been brought up. The CDC states there is not ... more
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Health Department releases study saying vaccines may be waning but remain protective against hospitalization

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The Department of Health released a study that shows vaccines are still effective and keep people out of hospitals when they contract COVID-19. The study looked at 8,834,604 New York adults and how the vaccine ... more
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People want to know, if an employer requires the vaccine can they refuse to get it?

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Employers are allowed to require the COVID-19 vaccine, and they may also fire an employee over it if they don't have a good enough reason not to get it. Deeply held religious beliefs and underlying ... more
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Tompkins County Health Department will hold two Pfizer booster clinics

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Two booster vaccine clinics for the COVID-19 vaccine are coming up and being held by the Tompkins County Health Department. The clinics will be held in the Ithaca Mall at the Cayuga Health Vaccination Site ... more
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Cayuga County vaccine clinic Saturday Oct. 16 at Fingerlakes Mall

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A Cayuga County vaccine clinic will be held in the Fingerlakes Mall on Saturday Oct. 16. The clinic is from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. and all vaccines are available. Registration is required and can ... more
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Vaccine rollout for kids 5-11 still needs to be figured out in Onondaga County

Pediatric Pfizer doses available in Seneca County
Vaccines may be available for kids between the ages of 5 and 11 by Halloween, but CNY Central reports that Onondaga County doctors express concern over the roll out. Onondaga County Executive Ryan McMahon said ... more
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The deadline for home health aides to be vaccinated is here

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Friday marked the day that any unvaccinated home health aides would no longer be allowed to work with patients. The mandate from Governor Kathy Hochul includes anyone working in assisted living homes, hospice care, treatment ... more
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Pfizer Booster clinic in Geneva Oct. 23

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A booster clinic will be held at Mount Olive Missionary Baptist Church, 70 Clark Street in Geneva. The clinic will take place on Oct. 23 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. To register click here ... more
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Cornell University requires all staff to be vaccinated by Dec. 8

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Cornell University has announced all employees are now required to get the COVID vaccine. A letter was sent out by University Officials directing employees to get vaccinated no later than Dec. 8. Anyone choosing not ... more
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Cayuga County makes Friday’s vaccine clinic at Fingerlakes Mall a #VaxtoSchool clinic

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A vaccine clinic scheduled for Friday with the Cayuga County Health Department is now a #VaxtoSchool pop-up site. The clinic will be from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Fingerlakes Mall. All three vaccines ... more
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Lourdes Hospital workers sue Governor Kathy Hochul over religious exemption

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Binghamton hospital workers who have been suspended over the vaccine mandate are suing Governor Kathy Hochul. Robert F. Kennedy Jr. is helping the group of healthcare workers. Kennedy promotes anti-vaccine rhetoric and is an attorney ... more
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Ontario County reports 35 new cases of COVID with ten being in people under the age of 18

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On Oct. 4 the Ontario County Public Health Department reported 35 new cases of COVID-19. Ten are in people under the age of 18. There were 33 recoveries reported. Booster shots are available Wednesday for ... more
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What can happen if you’re caught using a fake vaccine card?

Finger Lakes region: 60% of those eligible have received COVID-19 booster shot
Vaccine card requirements are becoming more common for not only big events like concerts, but even just to go out to eat. This is prompted an increase is the production and sale of fake vaccination ... more
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Pfizer booster clinic to be held in Ontario County Wednesday

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A COVID booster shot clinic is being held in Ontario County this Wednesday. The Ontario County Highway Office in Canandaigua will offer third Pfizer doses from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. Only those who have ... more
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