State of Emergency ends on Saturday. Find out what you can or cannot do from Monday – Today

During the long weekend that starts on Friday and ends on Sunday, it will not be possible to move between counties without justification. The end of the state of emergency in Portugal, on Saturday, already announced by the President of the Republic, implies the suspension of the measures that started to be applied from March […]

Concern rises over inflammation affecting children

The alert is worrying and the many pending questions will inevitably fuel anxiety. For several weeks, several medical teams in Europe have been worried about the growing appearance of serious inflammatory syndromes in children, some of which are associated with myocarditis (inflammation of the heart muscle). These teams wonder about the potential link with the […]

Researcher at Instituto Ricardo Jorge says care must be taken when returning to activity | Coronavirus

National Institute of Health researcher Dr. Ricardo Jorge (Insa) Baltazar Nunes defended this Saturday that some caution and restraint is needed when the country gradually resumes activity to prevent exponential growth of covid-19, but says it is important that the population to gain immunity. The growth in the number of cases of infection with the […]

Know the restrictions of the third period of State of Emergency in Portugal – Society

The Government decree on the third period of state of emergency in Portugal due to the pandemic of invite-19 maintains almost all the restrictions and rules established almost a month ago. The main changes relate to the exception open to the duty of withdrawal to allow participation in the official celebrations of Labor Day, on […]

Government to distribute 10 million surgical masks to different regions of the country | Coronavirus

This Friday night, the Ministry of Health issued a statement stating the fate of some acquisitions and investments it has made “to provide the NHS hospitals with the necessary means to face the new coronavirus”. Of course, fans and masks. The note states that “there are about 10,000,000 surgical masks, with an estimated distribution of […]

Famalicão company covers SNS needs by producing 12,000 swabs per hour | Coronavirus

Based on a model designed by the clinical academic center of the University of Algarve, Hidrofer, a business group from Vila Nova de Famalicão specialized in individual hygiene items such as cotton swabs, adapted the production structure in order to produce, in an hour, a minimum of 12 thousand swabs (objects similar to cotton swabs, […]

Algarve predicts an increase in cases of covid-19 at Easter | Coronavirus

The Algarve region signaled 71 hotel units with an availability of 681 beds to accommodate light patients, in quarantine. The reinforcement of means, justified the president of the Regional Health Administration, Paulo Morgado, also implies “having 77 connection points to fans, more than tripling the current capacity”. The preventive measure, announced this Friday at a […]

Coronavirus: Portugal has 76 deaths and more than 4200 people infected. Porto became the municipality with more cases | Coronavirus

Until this Friday, 76 deaths were recorded in patients with covid-19 (16 more than on Thursday) and 4268 confirmed cases of infection in Portugal – an increase of 20.4% in the number of cases compared to the data of the day previous. Portugal has a lethality rate of 1.8% and 89% of cases are being […]