Preparing for the Autumn Wave: The Ongoing Threat of Corona and New Variants

2023-09-26 12:20:47 The corona numbers will rise again in autumn. The first countries are again imposing containment measures. What are we facing? For a long time it seemed as if Corona was over. Now the virus shows that it never went away – and presents new “qualities”. The WHO recently warned of “worrying trends” in … Read more

Title: “Expert Advice: Why Dr. Volker Kemmerich Urges Flu Vaccination for All – Insights and Recommendations”

2023-09-24 06:57:00 “I think the vaccination makes sense”: Dr. Volker Kemmerich (52) advises all his patients to get vaccinated against flu now in the fall. The pediatrician with a practice on Strrumpfelbacher Straße in Weinstadt-Endersbach reports that it was shown again in the winter of 2022/23 that influenza can temporarily significantly weaken a child’s immune … Read more

Flu Vaccination: Factors to Consider and Best Timing for Optimal Results

2023-09-23 10:40:00 If a person is seriously ill or has allergies, then flu vaccination should be postponed. About it “” said general practitioner Elena Tsinbal. “If there is a known hypersensitivity to the components of the vaccine, for example, an allergic reaction to chicken egg whites or a complication, including a hypersensitivity reaction to a … Read more

Slovenia Abolishes Corona Penalties: Thousands to Receive Refunds as State Takes Responsibility

2023-09-22 15:37:54 Slovenia initiated around 62,000 proceedings for violations of the Corona regulations in force at the time between March 2020 and May 2022. Fines totaling more than 5.7 million euros were imposed. Now the Slovenian parliament has passed a law that abolishes the penalties. People who had to pay will get their money back, … Read more

floods in Libya; same measures against mpox as against COVID in China; Nipah virus in India; COVID vaccinations…

2023-09-22 07:52:28 International—Deadly floods in Libya, same measures against mpox as against COVID-19 in China, Fight against the spread of the deadly Nipah virus in India, launch of vaccination campaigns against COVID-19…Here is a selection of the news international health coverage covered by our local editorial teams. EUROPE France Screens: A team of French researchers … Read more

Outbreak Diary: Chronicles of an Epidemic Journal by Christian Lehmann

2023-09-21 17:42:42 Outbreak Diary Article reserved for subscribers Epidemic journal, by Christian LehmanndossierChristian Lehmann is a doctor and writer. For “Libération”, he chronicles a society long affected by the coronavirus. Today, he returns to a new preventive treatment for certain bronchiolitis. Born prematurely at seven and a half months, my son was six days old … Read more