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Botswana Covid variant has twice as many mutations as Delta - what we know so far

Botswana Covid variant has twice as many mutations as Delta - what we know so far

1 day ago   |   Daily Mail

Scientists believe that its extensive mutations mean it must have originated in a severely immunocompromised patient, possibly an undiagnosed person with AIDS.
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Solomon Islands riots cutting off supplies to vulnerable locals

2 days ago   |   Sydney Morning Herald

For aid workers in the Solomon Islands, the riots that have burnt down buildings and threatened to overthrow the government this week could not have come at a worse time.
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New coronavirus variant a ‘serious concern' in South Africa

2 days ago   |   Sydney Morning Herald   |   3 articles

B.1.1529 is likely to have evolved during a chronic infection of an immunocompromised person, possibly in an untreated HIV/AIDS patient, said one researcher.
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Children are in need of humanitarian aid in Afghanistan

3 days ago   |   Journal of Pediatric Nursing

Almost 60% of Afghans forced to flee their homes in 2021 because of the Taliban advance are children. They are starving. It is estimated that approximately one million will...
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Scientists now close to eliminating mother-baby HIV transmission, says leading researcher

3 days ago   |   News Medical   |   4 articles

Quarraisha Abdool Karim has spent the past three decades studying HIV and AIDS. She has become one of the world's leading epidemiologists and made major contributions to the...
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Geospatial Maps Show Areas of Africa That Need HIV Services

3 days ago   |   Medscape

Could geospatial mapping be the key to ending the global AIDS epidemic? Medscape Medical News
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Use This Restorative Yoga Flow to Help You Digest When You're Feeling Stuffed

Use This Restorative Yoga Flow to Help You Digest When You're Feeling Stuffed

3 days ago   |   PopSugar

Every Thanksgiving, I tend to eat at least two plates of food. And every year, I need a little help getting the whole meal to digest. As a yoga instructor, I know that there...
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Kool-Aid, Lemonade, Tang Recalled for Metal or Glass Bits

3 days ago   |   Medscape

Several popular powdered drink mixes from Kraft Heinz have been recalled. WebMD Health News
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Heinz Kraft expands recall; Tang, Arizona Tea now on list because of glass, metal

4 days ago   |   Food Safety

Following recalls in the U.S. and Canada , Heinz Kraft is now recalling 41 of its Arizona Tea, Tang, Country Time and Kool-Aid from the marketplace because of the potential of...
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Zena Stein, 99, Dies; Researcher Championed Women's Health

4 days ago   |   NY Times

She studied the impact of AIDS on women and explored the effects of famine and poverty on health with an “unwavering commitment to social justice.”
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Valneva vaccines cancelled by UK just TWO MONTHS ago could be key to beating...

Valneva vaccines cancelled by UK just TWO MONTHS ago could be key to beating Omicron strain

Jabs produced by French firm Valneva could have an advantage over the 'monster' Botswana strain, experts have suggested. The UK cancelled a 100 million dose contract with the... Read more ...

Ten OMICRON "variant" predictions for 2022 and beyond. globalist...

Ten OMICRON "variant" predictions for 2022 and beyond. globalist authoritarian playbook stripped naked

The omicron “variant” media hysteria is pure fiction. It's nothing but a 1984-style Orwellian psychological terrorism operation that has been engineered to keep the populations... Read more ...

COVID-19 vaccines will kill people while making their underlying conditions...

COVID-19 vaccines will kill people while making their underlying conditions appear to be the cause, prominent doctor warns

A prominent South African doctor who played a key role in developing early treatments for COVID-19 has said that the current vaccine campaigns have one purpose: to “control and... Read more ...

Rituximab increased odds of COVID-19 hospitalization vs. DMARDs for patients...

Rituximab increased odds of COVID-19 hospitalization vs. DMARDs for patients with RA

Baseline use of rituximab compared with conventional synthetic disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs was associated with worse COVID-19 outcomes in patients with rheumatoid... Read more ...

Countries Need to be Vigilant About Omicron COVID Variant: WHO

Countries Need to be Vigilant About Omicron COVID Variant: WHO

Countries in the South-East Asia region need to scale up surveillance, strengthen public health and social measures, and enhance vaccination coverage as a new variant of COVID... Read more ...

World Health Organization Classifies B.1.1.529 as 'Variant of Concern' Named...

World Health Organization Classifies B.1.1.529 as 'Variant of Concern' Named Omicron

The new COVID variant detected in southern Africa has been classified by the World Health Organisation as the 'Variant of Concern' following the Technical Advisory Group meeting. Read more ...

Ways to Reduce COVID-19 Risks in Dental Offices

Ways to Reduce COVID-19 Risks in Dental Offices

Researchers sought strategies to reduce the risk of airborne transmission of COVID-19 and found that adding hydrogen peroxide is indeed a well-rounded approach. Read more ...

New Covid Variant in South Africa Affects People Under 25

New Covid Variant in South Africa Affects People Under 25

New Covid-19 variant found in South Africa could be widely circulating in the country. Young people have to take the utmost precautions to be safe from the virus. Read more ...

New COVID Variant of ‘Concern' Drives U.S. Travel Bans

New COVID Variant of ‘Concern' Drives U.S. Travel Bans

The World Health Organization on Friday classified a new COVID-19 variant from South Africa as a “variant of concern,” which means it could be more contagious, cause more... Read more ...

What Wales' health experts are saying about the new Covid variant named...

What Wales' health experts are saying about the new Covid variant named 'Omicron'

The B.1.1.529 variant is understood to be highly infectious and more resistant to vaccines Read more ...