Tag Archives: Report

Prenatal test used around the world stores personal data in Chinese gene bank: report

Breadcrumb Trail Links World Women News Health Eight million women — including Canadians — have used NIFTY and are likely unaware their information is shared Author of the article: Kirsty Needham and Clare Baldwin, Reuters Publishing date: Jul 07, 2021  •  23 hours ago  •  4 minute read  •  39 Comments Office building administrator Emilia, who… Read More »

Johnson & Johnson told to throw out 60M COVID-19 shots made at troubled Emergent site: report

The manufacturing debacle at Emergent BioSolutions’ Baltimore plant keeps getting worse. After spending weeks inspecting the site, the FDA has instructed COVID-19 vaccine maker Johnson & Johnson and its production partner Emergent BioSolutions to throw out 60 million vaccine doses, The New York Times reports, citing people familiar with the matter. This comes after a manufacturing… Read More »

Biden opens door to release of intelligence report on COVID-19 origin

President Joe Biden signaled that he is prepared to make public the intelligence report he commissioned into whether COVID-19 originated naturally or was the result of a Chinese laboratory leak. “Yes, unless there’s something I’m unaware of,” Biden told reporters Thursday of his plan before boarding Air Force One. Biden directed the intelligence community this… Read More »

April jobs report lackluster for healthcare, with ambulatory gains offsetting steep nursing losses

Dive Brief: Healthcare lost about 4,000 jobs overall in April, an unwelcome sign as the economy continues recovering from the COVID-19 pandemic, according to new data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Nursing home losses (-19,000) were offset by notable gains (+21,000) in ambulatory service jobs. In March, healthcare employment changed little. The industry is… Read More »