China prolongs zero corona policy or doubles new infections in September | Reuters

The number of new coronavirus infections in China has doubled since September, and the zero-coronavirus policy is expected to continue for the time being. Photo: Arrival lobby of Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport. Photo provided (2022 Reuters/cnsphoto) SHANGHAI (Reuters) – China’s zero-coronavirus policy is expected to continue for the foreseeable future as the number of new […]

Former editor-in-chief of Global Times, China, calls on corona experts to speak | Reuters

Hu Xijin, a well-known commentator and former editor-in-chief of the Global Times, a Communist Party-affiliated newspaper, said on Monday that epidemic experts need to speak up as China ponders its new coronavirus policy. FILE PHOTO: Shanghai, China September 21, 2022. REUTERS/Aly Song [北京 26日 ロイター] – Renowned commentator and former editor-in-chief of the Communist Party-affiliated […]

Doctors probe whether COVID-19 is causing diabetes

(Reuters) – Mario Buelna, a healthy 28-year-old father, caught a fever and started having trouble breathing in June. He soon tested positive for COVID-19. The Simis family, Atticus, Sarah, Arthur and Ophelia, pose for a photo in Gardnerville, Nevada, September 24, 2020. Simis family/Handout via REUTERS Weeks later, after what had seemed like a recovery, […]

AstraZeneca begins COVID-19 antibody treatment trial

File Image: The logo of the pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca is displayed on a screen on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, USA, April 8, 2019. REUTERS / Brendan McDermid Aug 25 (Reuters) – AstraZeneca said on Tuesday it has begun testing an antibody-based treatment for the prevention and treatment […]

ICRC reports more than 600 violent incidents against health professionals and COVID-19 patients

FILE PHOTO. Reference image of healthcare workers at Fountain Valley Regional Hospital, California, USA. August 6, 2020. REUTERS / Mike Blake BOGOTA, Aug 19 (Reuters) – More than 600 incidents of violence, harassment or stigmatization against health professionals, patients and medical infrastructure have been registered worldwide during the first six months of the coronavirus pandemic, […]