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South Korea deaths ‘not linked’ to flu vaccination drive – BBC News

Officials say the country’s vaccination drive continues and that several recent deaths are unrelated.

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South Korean authorities say the death of a 17-year old has no links to a flu vaccination he received shortly before.
There has been some alarm after a number of deaths following flu shots in the country. At least 32 people have died after getting the vaccine.
Health officials say there is no link to the state-run vaccinations programme, which will continue. So far, some 13m people have been vaccinated.
They are hoping to prevent a mass flu outbreak as the country battles Covid.
The 17-year old…

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Date when mass coronavirus vaccinations could start in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire confirmed – Nottinghamshire Live

‘We’ve been working to prepare to deliver what will be, without doubt, the most unprecedented scale of vaccination programme that we’ve experienced’

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The mass rollout of COVID-19 vaccinations is expected to start on Wednesday, December 9 in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire, providing the vaccine is approved by the Government.
The huge mobilisation of resources is expected to be ready by Tuesday, December 1, and the local NHS is poised to roll out the jab.
The most vulnerable people will be given priority, and the vaccines – some of which need to be stored at extremely low temperatures – will be stored at two giant hubs – one in the city and another…

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Champagne and oyster habit hitting your pocket? Now you can blame science – The Guardian

The popular combination has an ‘umami synergy’ that we can’t resist, a Danish study has shown

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Name: Champagne and oysters.
Age: Prehistoric man was partial to an oyster. They havent always been seen as posh, either everyone ate them in the 19th century. The invention of champagne is usually attributed to the 17th-century French monk Dom Pérignon, but in reality he built on the work of others. It became fashionable to combine the two in early-18th-century French salons.
Appearance: Dissolute, wanton, occasionally debauched.
Why are they are in the news? The approach of Christmas? Nothing…

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Covid-19 Northern Ireland: 11 further deaths reported by Department of Health – Belfast Live

947 people have sadly passed away as a result of the virus, the DoH says

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There have been 11 further Covid-19 related deaths, with seven of these taking place in the past 24 hours according to the Department of Health.
The department’s daily dashboard says there have been 79 new positive tests, bringing the total number of infected in the past seven days to 2,452.
However the department says that the number of laboratory completed tests were lower than normal and may be subject to change.
The death toll from the virus in Northern Ireland now stands at 947, says the DoH.

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