No preventive confinement before Christmas, announces Olivier Véran

health The Minister of Health Olivier Véran ruled out a national “preventive” re-containment before Christmas and indicated that the implementation of any travel restrictions during the All Saints holidays depended on “what we will do in the coming weeks”. Posted on 09/27/2020 at 3:12 p.m. « What will happen at the end of October (date […]

TESTIMONY. “It was obvious”: after confinement, they decided to

The great urban exodus will not have taken place, but some will have taken the plunge and decided to change their life. Joana and Alexis, in their twenties, have decided to leave Lyon for the Sarthe countryside. The Coupez family returned from New York in disaster in April, and settled in the Perche. The confinement […]

parking becomes free in several cities

The confinement imposed since this Tuesday, March 17, 2020 at noon due to the epidemic of the Covid-19 coronavirus will be synonymous with long periods of parking. Since the government announcements on Monday evening March 16, several cities have already announced that parking in their streets will be free during this period, which should last […]

Covid-19. ″ Opening and closing schools would be disastrous ″, warns Swedish expert

“Taking measures and closing things is really detrimental to confidence and will also have a lot more negative effects than always maintaining some kind of level of measures. Opening and closing schools, for example, would be disastrous.” The warning comes from Sweden, a country that has followed a different strategy to combat the pandemic. In […]

“He was very afraid of a second confinement”

Posted on Thursday, August 6, 2020 at 6:22 a.m. We learned on Wednesday morning of the death at the age of 52 of Gérard Miller, a restaurateur from Liège well known for having run many renowned establishments. For his brother Philippe, the difficulties of the sector, coupled with personal problems, clearly guided his choice. “He […]

Belgium tightens health measures in the face of a resurgence of the epidemic

Faced with a “worrying” upsurge in coronavirus cases, Belgium announced this Monday, July 27 a new tightening of measures to counter the pandemic, in particular in the province of Antwerp, in the north of the country, where a curfew is going to be set up. “The epidemiological situation in the Antwerp region unfortunately obliges us […]

“But we are there to take measures which are necessary when they are necessary”

Posted on Saturday, July 25, 2020 at 05h55 Interviewed in the columns of the newspaper Le Soir, Prime Minister Sophie Wilmès returned to the decisions of the National Security Council on Thursday. Political choices that have been the subject of criticism. “The decisions taken are real and important,” nevertheless believes the Prime Minister in “Le […]

Drop in preterm births during lockdown puzzles doctors

This is good news that has not yet found a scientific explanation. In most countries of the world, February-April was the period during which population lockdowns were held. The American newspaper the New York Times recently recounted an astonishing medical fact observed by health professionals in several maternities around the world (taken up in France […]

under the threat of a second wave, Europe hardens its tone

Faced with the resurgence of contamination by the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus and the threat of a second wave, the authorities in several European countries have toughened anti-Covid measures the last days. In France, the authorities have decided to make it compulsory to wear a mask in all closed establishments open to the public, “in particular shops”, […]