September 23, 2021

Fauci Claims School COVID-19 Vaccine Mandates Are A ‘Good Idea’

Mandating COVID-19 vaccines for children to attend school in person is a "good idea" due to a strong benefit-risk ratio, U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) head Anthony Fauci has claimed.
September 23, 2021

Australia Lockdown Lows Hit All Time High

Almost two thirds of Australians believe that their life has gotten worse during the pandemic and more than half are feeling more negative about the future compared to the first wave of infections, according to a new analysis from the Australian National University.
September 17, 2021

World Health Organization More Doubtful About Vaccines Ending Pandemic

The head of the World Health Organization in Europe is pessimistic about vaccines' ability to put an end to the COVID-19 pandemic, as new variants dash hopes of reaching herd immunity.
September 17, 2021

Eating A Plant-Rich Diet Reduces Risk Of Developing COVID-19

A recent study found people with the highest quality diets were around 10 percent less likely to develop COVID-19 than those with the lowest quality diets, and 40 percent less likely to fall severely ill.
September 17, 2021

Even Low Levels Of Air Pollution Can Increase Risk Of Cardiovascular Disease

Prolonged exposure to air pollution can be linked to an increased risk of stroke and coronary heart disease, even when levels are below the limits specified by the European Union and World Health Organization.
September 10, 2021

Lower Vitamin B And D Intake Linked To Muscle Loss In Older People With Type 2 Diabetes

A study in Japan has found older people with type 2 diabetes and loss of muscle mass have significantly lower vitamin B1, B12 and D intake, compared to subjects without muscle mass loss.
September 10, 2021

Israel’s Vaccine Pass Will Expire 6 Months After 2nd Dose, People Need Booster Shots To Keep Freedoms

Israel says its Covid vaccine pass, which grants access to venues like restaurants and bars, now expires six months after the second dose of vaccine. Getting a booster shot five months after the second dose extends the pass by another six months.
September 10, 2021

Saudi Arabia Now Has The World’s Toughest COVID-19 Vaccine Rules

As the Delta variant of Covid-19 sends other countries back into lockdown, officials in Saudi Arabia are counting on a strategy that makes vaccination all-but mandatory. This had made it a test case in what happens when people who are reluctant to get inoculated are pushed into a corner.