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NIH launches clinical trial of three mRNA HIV vaccines

From NIH: The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part of the National Institutes of Health, has launched a Phase 1 clinical trial evaluating three experimental HIV vaccines based on a messenger RNA (mRNA) platform—a technology used in several approved COVID-19 vaccines. NIAID is sponsoring the study, called HVTN 302, and the NIAID-funded…

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Kid’s Nook Named in Honor of Edith Rabin Linn

On February 28th, Board of Directors President Dan Taylor presented the Care Point Health and Wellness Kid’s Nook plaque, named in honor of Edith Rabin Linn. Linn’s daughter, Helene Linn, was in attendance and is pictured  with Taylor. Edith Rabin Linn was born in Pittsburgh as a first generation American. She devoted her life to…

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SARS-coV2 (CoronaVirus) Status Update

Due to the recent concern with the spread of SARS-coV2 (coronavirus), Big Bend Cares is continuing to monitor the situation and environment in our community. The safety of our clients and staff is our highest priority, and we want to ensure everyone has the appropriate and accurate resources. At this time, our office remains open…