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New Jersey lung transplant recipient who was vaccinated dies of rare breakthrough coronavirus case

A New Jersey woman who received a lung transplant 11 years ago and was recently vaccinated against the coronavirus died last month from a rare breakthrough case, according to a report.  Joan Barrows, 62, became seriously ill after she was exposed to the virus by an unvaccinated person and died on May 15 in the… Read More »

Infant dies of meningococcal

A seven-week-old infant has tragically died of invasive meningococcal disease, South Australian health authorities said on Sunday. The baby girl, from metropolitan Adelaide, died in the Women’s and Children’s Hospital. It is not yet known which strain of the disease she contracted. Seven people who have been in contact with her have been prescribed clearance… Read More »