Israel

Israeli Expert Panel Supports 4th Vaccine Dose for All Adults

An expert panel advising the Israeli Health Ministry on the coronavirus recommended administer a fourth dose of the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine to Israelis aged 18 and above, provided that five months have passed since they received a third shot or recovered from the disease.

A medic prepares a dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine against the coronavirus at a private nursing home in the Israeli central coastal city of Netanya on January 5, 2022. - Israel began on January 3 administering fourth Covid vaccine shots to people over 60 and health workers amid a surge …

Third of Israelis Predicted to Get Coronavirus in Next 3 Weeks

Up to a third of Israel’s population will be infected with the Omicron strain over the next three weeks, a leading health expert and adviser to the Israeli government said on Sunday, and added that many won’t even know it because the country is quickly running out of test kits.

The Associated Press