Study says COVID-19 vaccines do not prevent reinfection

In recent weeks, an increase in cases of COVID-19 and again in consultations and emergencies in health centers, the increase in the demand for medical services is noted, many of them infected with the virus on a second or even third occasion. The Dominican infectologist and president of the Commission of Health, Social Security, Population … Read more

Corona evolves quickly, the vaccines much too slow: “We are behind the times”

From mRNA-vaccins van Pfizer/BioNTech at Moderna — ©  REUTERS While new sub-variants of omikron are causing rising infection and hospital figures, we have to wait for adapted vaccines. They are not expected until this autumn and are likely to be obsolete by then. “We are lagging behind the facts,” says virologist Johan Neyts (KU Leuven). … Read more

Spain receives the first 5,300 vaccines against monkeypox acquired by the EU

The European Authority for Preparedness and Response to Health Emergencies (HERA) has delivered this Tuesday to Spain a first consignment of 5,300 doses of the third generation vaccine against monkey pox (monkeypox) developed by the Bavarian Nordic company, with whom the EU closed a purchase agreement for a total of 109,090 doses to deal with … Read more

More than 20 million lives saved thanks to vaccines

Researchers from Imperial College London have published June 23 in The Lancet Infectious Diseases a mathematical model that estimates the deaths averted day by day, during the year 2021. The main limitation of their estimate is that the total number of deaths caused by COVID was probably underestimated, which therefore leads to underestimating the deaths … Read more

Children under 5 years of age begin receiving the COVID-19 vaccine in Miami Dade

Miami-Dade County began this weekend to give the vaccine against coronavirus to children under 5 years of age, which caused some agitation among parents of children under that age, in their search for places to immunize their little ones. Florida is the only state in the country that has not ordered doses of these vaccines … Read more

Corona evolves quickly, the vaccines much too slow: “We are behind the times”

From mRNA-vaccins van Pfizer/BioNTech at Moderna — ©  REUTERS While new sub-variants of the omikron variant are causing rising infection and hospital figures, we have to wait for adapted vaccines. They are not expected until this autumn and are likely to be obsolete by then. “We are lagging behind the facts,” says virologist Johan Neyts … Read more

Covid-19 vaccines: OAB, the new side effect of covid-19 vaccines

Vaccination against covid. / HOY A study from a Taiwanese university links the doses administered against coranavirus with urinary syndrome Detected a new side effect in the body after receiving the vaccine against covid-19. A study carried out by the Kaohsiung Medical University in Taiwan and published by the ‘Journal of Clinical Medicine’ has linked … Read more

Covid: vaccines, masks and antivirals to save summer 2022

9/10 © IPA / Photogram Respect for other rules is also recommended. “Those who are in good health, for example, do not risk but just try to understand how much Covid impacts on their work. Those who deal with a fragilecommit to protect that person with the correct behaviors, for example wearing the mask indoors. … Read more

GPO will file an injunction against Congress for removing Q600 million of vaccines

Deputy Orlando Blanco. Photo The Hour. Deputy Orlando Blanco, of the Parliamentary Opposition Group (GPO), reported that they will present an injunction against the Congress of the Republic for threatening the health of the Guatemalan population by withdrawing Q600 million from the budget of the Ministry of Public Health and Social Assistance ( MSPAS), allocated … Read more

Vice Minister of Health: “Buying vaccines is giving up national sovereignty”

The deputy minister of the Ministry of Health, Leslie Samayoa. Photo The Hour/José Orozco The technical deputy minister of the Ministry of Public Health and Social Assistance (MSPAS), Leslie Samayoa, reported in a summons with deputies from the Parliamentary Opposition Group (GPO) that they cannot acquire pediatric doses because “they ask to renounce national sovereignty.” … Read more