How are you going to celebrate Christmas? | VAT News

Forced to comply with François Legault’s “moral contract” and worried about the possibility of infecting their loved ones, Quebecers had to reinvent their holiday gatherings. Barbecue in the snow, hot chocolate around the outdoor fireplace, exchange of gifts by mail or dinner by video conference, there is no shortage of original ideas to celebrate the […]

93 drugs marketed in France would be dangerous, according to the journal Prescrire

2020-11-28T11:50:00.000+01:00 – Emilie SPERTINO Not all drugs are created equal. At least that’s the conclusions of the scientific journal Prescribe which establishes its 9th annual list of drugs not recommended. A total of 112 drugs are on this blacklist. And 93 are marketed in France. These may be older drugs, the use of which is […]

Wirtschaftsweiser – Corona recession is not over yet

FILE PHOTO: Christmas illuminations are pictured at Unter den Linden boulevard in front of the Brandenburg Gate, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Berlin, Germany, November 24, 2020. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch Berlin (Reuters) – The economy Volker Wieland does not expect a severe recession in Germany despite the extended partial lockdown. The gross domestic product […]

Sisters of Charity of Quebec: 27 new confirmed cases of COVID-19

The Congregation of the Sisters of Charity of Quebec has counted 27 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 since Friday, for a total of 109 people infected. More specifically, 58 sisters and 51 workers are now infected. • Read also: Dazzling outbreak among the Sisters of Charity of Quebec • Read also: WHO hopes their team […]

Coronavirus / USA: FDA clears Regeneron treatment for use

The American Medicines Agency (FDA) on Saturday authorized the use of the experimental treatment with antibodies against COVID-19 developed by the pharmaceutical group Regeneron. / Photo taken on September 17, 2020 / REUTERS / Brendan McDermid BANGALORE (Reuters) – The United States Medicines Agency (FDA) on Saturday authorized the use of the experimental antibody treatment […]

Covid-19: maybe a vaccine before Christmas

The first vaccines against Covid-19 could begin to be marketed before the end of the year in Europe and the United States, where the authorities have taken a new set of restrictions to contain the pandemic as the Thanksgiving holidays approach , between closure of schools in New York and curfew in California. US President-elect […]

Racism Declared a Public Health Threat by the American Medical Association

The organization that groups more than 250,000 members believes that racism exacerbates health inequities among historically marginalized communities. The American Medical Association (AMA), in a landmark decision, decided to officially recognize racism as a public health problem as it “negatively impacts and exacerbates health inequities among historically marginalized communities.” The organization is one of the […]

Pfizer and BioNTech Say Their COVID-19 Vaccine Is More Than 90% Effective

By Michael erman, Julie Steenhuysen Nov 9 (Reuters) – Pfizer Inc said Monday its experimental vaccine was more than 90% effective in preventing COVID-19 according to initial data from a large study, a victory in the fight against a pandemic that has killed over 1 million people and rocked the world economy. FILE PHOTO: The […]