Kim Jong Un praises military medics for frontline fight against Covid in capital

SEOUL: North Korean leader Kim Jong Un held a ceremony to thank and congratulate military doctors for spearheading the country’s fight against the coronavirus in the capital Pyongyang, state media said on Friday. Thousands of Korean People’s Army doctors, who had been sent to the “emergency anti-epidemic front”, were fired after Kim declared victory over … Read more

The 9/11 Tribute Museum in New York closes its doors

LOWER MANHATTAN, New York (WABC) — The 9/11 Tribute Museum in Lower Manhattan will permanently close on Wednesday after being unable to rebound from pandemic-related losses. The 9/11 Families Association, which founded the 9/11 Tribute Museum, hinted in March that the day was coming, after a sharp drop in visitor numbers and revenue since the … Read more

Planning for COVID-19 vaccine rollout started too late, Commonwealth failed to adequately engage states, damning review finds

The former Morrison government’s planning for the rollout of the COVID-19 vaccine in Australia was not ‘timely’, it underestimated how difficult it would be to protect elderly and disabled residents and fell short to adequately engage with states and territories before deployment begins, a damning review found. Key points: Auditor General review found coalition left … Read more

Australia’s ex-PM defends his secret ministerial duties

Former Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison on Wednesday defended secretly giving himself the powers of a number of key ministries without the knowledge of parliament during the Covid-19 pandemic, rejecting accusations of creating a “shadow government” and undermining democracy in the country. Unprecedented scandal Morrison rejected bipartisan calls to apologize and resign from parliament, saying … Read more

India and the United States have done more than any other country in the fight against Covid-19, says top White House health official

WASHINGTON: India and the United States have done more than any other country in the global fight against Covid-19, the White House’s top health official said, highlighting the massive efforts made by both countries to vaccinate their population while supporting and donating. to other nations to fight the pandemic. Dr Ashish Jhathe White House coronavirus … Read more

China.. A case of contact with a Covid-19 patient sows panic in the “Ikea” store | Al Khaleej Newspaper – Alkhaleej Newspaper Al Khaleej Newspaper

China.. A case of contact with a Covid-19 patient sows panic in the “Ikea” store | Gulf DiaryAlkhaleej Newspaper Gulf Newspaper watched Chinese escape from isolation after one of those present was confirmed to be infected with CoronaAl Jazeera Channel Due to suspected Corona case, shoppers rush to exits after IKEA Shanghai closedArabic CNN Watch … Read more

A mother’s journey to get her children vaccinated

Eleven years ago, Kristen O’Meara was hesitant to have her newborn daughter vaccinated. “I was suspicious,” O’Meara recalled. “I did a lot of anxious hand wringing.” O’Meara, director of special education at a charter school in Chicago, said she began her search online with questions ready for answers that reflected her bias. “I went there … Read more

Russian intranasal vaccine effective against all strains of coronavirus – Developers

https://sputniknews.com/20220815/russian-intranasal-vaccine-effective-against-all-coronavirus-strains—developers-1099595203.html Russian intranasal vaccine effective against all strains of coronavirus – Developers Russian intranasal vaccine effective against all strains of coronavirus – Developers MOSCOW (Sputnik) – The new Russian nasal vaccine against COVID-19 has been shown to be effective against all variants of the coronavirus, Alexander Gintsburg… 15.08.2022, Sputnik International 2022-08-15T03:17+0000 2022-08-15T03:17+0000 2022-08-15T03:17+0000 Russia COVID-19 … Read more

CDC’s new COVID rules mark a shift in the pandemic, how we live

CDC: “Summary of Guidance for Minimizing the Impact of COVID-19 on People, Communities, and Health Systems – United States, August 2022.” Rachel Bruce, MD, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, Forest Hills, NY. David Berger, MD, holistic pediatrics and family care, Tampa, FL. Statement, Daniel P. McQuillen, MD, President, Infectious Diseases Society of America, August 11, … Read more