Why rare blood clots could be a side effect of AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine

The European Medicines Agency has ruled a link is “possible” between the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine and rare but serious blood clots. Now the EU drug regulator says the disorder should … Read More

U.K. finds 30 cases of blood clots after use of AstraZeneca vaccine

By Peter Henderson and Julie Steenhuysen Reuters Posted April 1, 2021 9:05 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ British regulators on … Read More

Amid AstraZeneca concerns, Trudeau tells Canadians to take the ‘first vaccine’ they’re offered

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is urging Canadians to take the first vaccine they’re offered, as Health Canada hits pause on giving the AstraZeneca jab to those under the age of … Read More

Scientists still probing link between AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine and blood clots

Scientists are exploring several possibilities that might explain at least 18 reports of extremely rare blood clots in the brain that occurred in individuals in the days and weeks after … Read More

Ontario researchers make strides in predicting severity of coronavirus in patients

A team from Lawson Health Research Institute and Western University in London, Ont., is reporting groundbreaking discoveries that researchers hope will lead to better outcomes for those seriously ill due … Read More

Strokes, ‘lumpy’ lungs: what doctors know about unusual ways coronavirus attacks your body

Dr. Clare Bryce and her team have performed about 100 autopsies on COVID-19 patients at New York’s Mount Sinai Health System, and in that time, she’s begun to notice some … Read More

Severe COVID-19 patients have ‘unprecedented’ blood clots. Here’s what doctors know

Coronavirus patients may be at risk of potentially life-threatening blood clots, according to medical experts and emerging research. Doctors treating those diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease called by the novel … Read More