Tag Archives: India

Epidemiologist Larry Brilliant on delta variant, vaccinations

[ad_1] The pandemic is not coming to an end soon — given that only a small proportion of the world population has been vaccinated against Covid-19, a well-known epidemiologist told CNBC. Dr. Larry Brilliant, an epidemiologist who was part of the World Health Organization’s team that helped eradicate smallpox, said …

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Did Covid-19 Vaccines Cause Coronavirus Delta Variants? Here’s What The Timing Says

[ad_1] There are claims on social media that the Covid-19 coronavirus vaccines have actually caused … [+] variants to emerge. (Photo by Mike Kemp/In Pictures via Getty Images) In Pictures via Getty Images As they say in life, timing is everything. There are now claims that Covid-19 vaccines have caused …

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Charts show how far delta variant has spread around the world

[ad_1] A sign warning people to stay apart due to Covid-19 is seen on July 29, 2021 in Mevagissey, United Kingdom. Finnbarr Webster | Getty Images News | Getty Images More than one year into the Covid-19 pandemic, the world is grappling with a highly transmissible delta variant that has …

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What you need to know about the coronavirus right now

[ad_1] (Reuters) – Here’s what you need to know about the coronavirus right now: FILE PHOTO: Filipinos waiting to be vaccinated against the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) queue outside a mall, a day before stricter lockdown measures are implemented, in Manila, Philippines, August 5, 2021. REUTERS/Lisa Marie David/File Photo Sydney suffers …

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Africa wants to produce a coronavirus vaccine — and Big Pharma’s not happy – POLITICO

[ad_1] Press play to listen to this article Africa is poised to make a bold move that could turn around its fortunes in coronavirus vaccine manufacturing — taking the continent from import dependence to self-sufficient production of life-saving jabs for coronavirus, TB and maybe even one day for HIV.  Two …

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COVID leaves Indians with mounting medical debt | Coronavirus pandemic News

[ad_1] As coronavirus cases ravaged India this spring, Anil Sharma visited his 24-year-old son Saurav at a private hospital in northwest New Delhi every day for more than two months. In May, as India’s new COVID-19 cases broke global records to reach 400,000 a day, Saurav was put on a …

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Pandemic leaves Indians mired in massive medical debts

[ad_1] NEW DELHI (AP) — As coronavirus cases ravaged India this spring, Anil Sharma visited his 24-year-old son Saurav at a private hospital in northwest New Delhi every day for more than two months. In May, as India’s new COVID-19 cases broke global records to reach 400,000 a day, Saurav …

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What you need to know about the coronavirus right now

[ad_1] (Reuters) – Here’s what you need to know about the coronavirus right now: People queue at the Central Vaccination Center as Thailand opens walk-in for first dose of the AstraZeneca vaccination scheme for elders, people with a minimum weight of 100 kilograms and pregnant women amid the coronavirus (COVID-19) …

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5 things to know on July 25, 2021: Surfside, India, coronavirus, Lollapalooza, Israel

[ad_1] Updated 9:17 AM ET, Sun July 25, 2021   Jury selection begins Monday in the federal trial of four former Minneapolis police officers in the death of George Floyd. The federal grand jury indicted the officers in May, alleging they violated Floyd’s constitutional rights.    Suspects in the shooting …

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How India is doing now after delta variant spread

[ad_1] A health worker seen preparing the shot of Covid Vaccination to a beneficiary at a vaccination centre at Mandir Marg, on July 21, 2021 in New Delhi, India. Hindustan Times | Hindustan Times | Getty Images The delta variant was first detected in India last October and it led …

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