Whooping cough: Vaccination can be so important

Summer is over, we are in the middle of autumn. Temperatures fluctuate, noses run and the chances of catching a cold are high. But is it actually a cold? Whooping cough occurs all year round, slightly more often than usual in autumn and winter, and is very contagious. So you’d rather go to the doctor … Read more

Germany transitions to the return of masks in the face of a sharp rise in covid infections | International

The health authority in charge of monitoring the pandemic in the European country registered more than 73,000 new positives this day, with 116 deaths. The figures have been on the rise for several weeks, marking the beginning of a new wave. The voluntary use of masks in closed places may end if the wave of … Read more

“We know the barber’s lunch from the smell of his hands” .. and an infectious disease consultant comments • Al-Marsad newspaper

Al-Marsad newspaper: The presenter of the Al-Youm program on Al-Ekhbariya channel joked with his guest, an infectious disease consultant, saying: “We now know the barber’s lunch from the smell of his hands,” a metaphor for the neglect of hand sterilization by barbershops. Dr. Muhammad Al Suleiman, an infectious disease consultant, commented on the announcer’s talk, … Read more

The number of confirmed infections in Cali rises to 16

The Secretary of Health of Cali, Miyerlandi Torres, reported this Tuesday that the number of confirmed infections of monkeypox in the city rose to 16. In this regard, the Secretary indicated that twelve of the confirmed cases of this virus in the city acquired the infection through sexual intercourse. In addition, he explained that most … Read more

Found the 6th case of smallpox, a Thai woman returning from Qatar

Found a smallpox case 6, a Thai woman, a massage worker, returned from Qatar. Found in Maha Sarakham Province Dr. Opas Karn Kawinpong Director-General of the Department of Disease Control said that on August 24, 65, received a report from Phayakkhaphum Phisai Hospital, Maha Sarakham Province that a confirmed case of chickenpox was a 21-year-old … Read more

Tomato flu: what it is and symptoms of the new virus from India

The Tomato flu (also tomato fever) is affecting children under 5 years of age in Kerala, Indiaand is considered a “rare viral infection” that is endemic and with symptoms similar to covid-19, according to the medical journal The Lancet. In the following lines we tell you what this disease is about, how it affects the … Read more