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While COVID-19 has the potential to evolve rapidly, “the good news is that it is very easy to create this vaccine,” said Tel Aviv University doctors in a webinar, adding that these inoculations are far more effective than flu vaccinations.

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The Cleveland Jewish News has compiled a list of organizations and businesses that are creating online content during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Ohio has had 842,433 total cases of COVID-19 and 10,409 total deaths, the Ohio Department of Health reported Jan. 20.

Jewish sages have guided the response to threats by undertaking the appropriate and responsible pragmatic efforts, and by turning to prayer.

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Meanwhile, more than 25 percent of the population has received the first dose of the coronavirus vaccine, and more than 6 percent has been fully inoculated.

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At-risk Ohioans who have a developmental or intellectual disability will have access to the coronavirus vaccine starting next week.

Meanwhile, Israel’s Ministry of Health recommends that pregnant and nursing women get inoculated, in consultation with their doctors.

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“Let’s already plan for the years ahead,” Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu tells the heads of Austria, Australia, Norway, Denmark, Greece and the Czech Republic.

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Professor Gili Regev-Yochay of the Infectious Disease Epidemiology Unit at Sheba Medical Center at Tel HaShomer says it’s reasonable to assume that those who receive two doses will not be carriers or contagious.

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The Cleveland Jewish News has compiled a list of organizations and businesses that are creating online content during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Ohio has had 831,066 total cases of COVID-19 and 10,281 total deaths, the Ohio Department of Health reported Jan. 18.

According to the agreement, the MoH will provide epidemiological info to the pharmaceutical giant in exchange for the ongoing delivery of the BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine.

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This year, the Tel Aviv Samsung Marathon enables runners around the world to take part in the annual event via a specialized app.

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The Cleveland Jewish News has compiled a list of organizations and businesses that are creating online content during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

More than 1,000 COVID-19 deaths have been reported by Cuyahoga County.

Cleveland Cavaliers power forward Larry Nance Jr. continues to provide relief for Northeast Ohio business affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Cleveland Jewish News has compiled a list of organizations and businesses that are creating online content during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Ohio has had 814,442 total cases of COVID-19 and 10,057 total deaths, the Ohio Department of Health reported Jan. 15.

Cuyahoga County and the County Board of Health are extending the county’s stay-at-home advisory to remain in effect through Jan. 31 due to the continued increased spread of COVID-19.

As officials scramble to work out kinks in getting the COVID-19 vaccine into Ohioans' arms, Gov. Mike DeWine on Thursday said he's started talks with members of the incoming administration of President-elect Joe Biden.

The Cleveland Jewish News has compiled a list of organizations and businesses that are creating online content during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

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Cuyahoga County Board of Health Commissioner Terry Allan announced that about 15,000 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine will be distributed to county providers to commence vaccinations for 1B population members 80 and older starting Jan. 19.

As Ohioans who are 80 years and older prepare to roll up their sleeves to receive the COVID-19 vaccine beginning next week, Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine asked residents to be patient as there is a limited supply of the vaccine.

New Israeli research shows the humble light bulb could become a major player in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Cleveland Jewish News has compiled a list of organizations and businesses that are creating online content during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Ohio has had 799,639 total cases of COVID-19 and 9,881 total deaths, the Ohio Department of Health reported Jan. 13.

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Scientists at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center and College of Medicine have discovered a new variant of COVID-19. This new variant has the same mutation previously seen in the United Kingdom strain.

The Clalit Health Fund study, which involved the testing of 200,000 Israelis aged 60 and up, are in line with the pharmaceutical giant’s own research.

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“It is our collective obligation to safeguard this treasured yet vulnerable population in the spirit of mutual responsibility,” says Israeli Diaspora Affairs Minister Omer Yankelevich.

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