Covid teams can vaccinate pupils against parents’ wishes, schools told | Schools

Healthcare staff can decide whether children get a Covid vaccine against the wishes of their parents, according to government guidelines published on Wednesday that left some headteachers fearing protests at the school gates.The guidelines say vaccinations for children aged 12 to 15 will be administered by School Age Immunisation Service (SAIS) teams that already carry … Read more

NFL pushing closer to COVID-19 vaccination goal, all but 5 teams have player vaccination rate of 90% or above

NFL pushing closer to COVID-19 vaccination goal, all but 5 teams have player vaccination rate of 90% or above

Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports The NFL is moving closer to its goal of getting as many players vaccinated as possible, with nearly 94% of all players on Week 1 rosters getting the COVID-19 vaccine.According to the NFL, 93.5% of all players and more than 99% of all club personnel are vaccinated. There are 17 teams … Read more