Health News Roundup: US Justice Dept moves investigation into Oklahoma mental health services; Pfizer/BioNTech’s updated COVID vaccine shows strong response against BQ.1.1 and more

The following is a summary of today's health news. The US Dept of Justice is investigating Oklahoma mental health services The US Department of Justice on Thursday launched an investigation into whether Oklahoma, Oklahoma City, and the city's police department discriminated against people who have mental health disabilities in the provision of human rights services. The investigation will examine whether Oklahoma violates federal law, including the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), by relying on psychiatric institutions to serve adults with health issues rather than community trusts based on services offered to others, Assistant Attorney General Clarke said in a press release. Pfizer/BioNTech's updated COVID shot shows a strong response against BQ.1.1 Pfizer Inc and its German partner BioNTech SE said on Friday that their Omicron-tailored shot produced higher virus-protecting antibodies…
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