April 2, 2021

Former Head Of US Centers For Disease Control & Prevention Believes Coronavirus Came From Lab

Dr. Robert Redfield, the former director of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), has told CNN he believes the coronavirus originally escaped from a lab.
March 25, 2021

UK Government Considering Mandatory COVID-19 Vaccinations For Frontline Health Workers

The UK government is considering making COVID-19 vaccinations mandatory for health workers who care for the most vulnerable patients, the country’s health secretary Matt Hancock has said.
March 25, 2021

UN Chief Warns Of Risk Of Famine For Millions Around The World

Millions of people around the world risk dying of hunger, and the COVID-19 pandemic and climate change are increasing the threat, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has said.
March 25, 2021

EU Leaders’ Decision To Delay AstraZeneca Covid Jab ‘Hugely Damaged’ Public Trust In Vaccine, Poll Shows

The UK government is considering making COVID-19 vaccinations mandatory for health workers who care for the most vulnerable patients, the country’s health secretary Matt Hancock has said.
March 17, 2021

More Lockdowns On The Horizon As Third Coronavirus Wave Sweeps Through Europe

Half of Italy's 20 regions have gone into the strictest form of lockdown as a third wave of coronavirus has threatened to overrun hospitals across the country.
March 12, 2021

One-Third Of U.S. Adults Continue To Be Hesitant About COVID-19 Vaccines

More than one-third of nonelderly U.S. adults say they are unlikely to get a COVID-19 vaccine, according to a report released by the Urban Institute and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.
March 5, 2021

Vitamin D Deficiency Increases Hospitalization Risk In Older Population

Vitamin D deficiency increases the likelihood of hospitalization and the length of stay in the population aged over 60, according to a cross-sectional study of over 3,000 people.
March 5, 2021

New Coronavirus Variant Spreading In New York

A new form of the coronavirus spreading rapidly in New York City carries a worrisome mutation that may weaken the effectiveness of vaccines, two teams of researchers have found.