Category Archives: Medical

Mozambique: Second COVID-19 Death, and Coronavirus Reaches Niassa

 

Maputo — A second person has died in Mozambique of the Covid-19 respiratory disease, and the disease has now reached the only province previously untouched by the coronavirus, Niassa, in the far north.

Speaking in Maputo on Thursday, at …

India Reports Largest Daily Spike in Coronavirus Infections

India’s health ministry said Friday the country has recorded its largest increase in COVID-19 infections in a 24-hour period – 6,088. There were 148 deaths in the same time frame – from Thursday morning to Friday, the ministry said. Currently, …

Mozambique: Coronavirus Patient Dies – But Not From COVID-19, Says Health Ministry

 

Maputo — The Mozambican Ministry of Health on Tuesday announced that a Mozambican citizen infected by the coronavirus that causes the Covid-19 respiratory disease has died, but denied that Covid-19 was the cause of death.

Speaking at the Ministry’s …

Mozambique: COVID-19 Transmission Chains On the Increase

 

Maputo — There has been a serious increase in transmission chains of the coronavirus that causes the Covid-19 respiratory disease, Ilesh Jani, the general director of Mozambique’s National Health Institute (INS), warned on Sunday.

 

Speaking at the Ministry …

No ‘Miracle Cure’ for Coronavirus Until Clinical Trials Prove Madagascar’s Herbal Medicine

 

WASHINGTON – Scientists are putting an herbal remedy from Madagascar, purported to cure COVID-19, to the test.

Researchers at Germany’s Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, in Potsdam, are collaborating with a U.S. company, ArtemiLife, to test an …

US Health Chief Rejects Notion of Coronavirus Failure

The United States leads the world with nearly 90,000 coronavirus deaths, but the U.S. health chief Sunday rejected the notion that the government had failed its people.

“You can’t celebrate a single death,” Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar …