This Virus Expert Detected the First Case of COVID-19 Outside of China

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Don’t Be A Holiday Super Spreader

Listen up: the holidays are here and we want to celebrate with all of our family and friends. That move is not in the playbook this year! We need to do the right thing a little bit longer to slow the spread of COVID-19. So be a team player, and do your part to help keep the holidays safe.

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“เรื่องราวของสมัชชาสุขภาพของไทยถูกเลือกให้เป็นหนึ่งในผลงานเด่นที่จะบันทึกลงในคู่มือขององค์การอนามัยโลก เราตัดสินใจโดยไม่ลังเลที่จะนำเสนอเรื่องราวดีๆ เกี่ยวกับการมีส่วนร่วมของสังคมเพื่อสร้างหลักประกันสุขภาพถ้วนหน้าจากภาคีเครือข่ายหลากหลาย ผ่านเวทีสมัชชาสุขภาพแห่งชาติ ซึ่งจะเผยแพร่ไปทั่วโลกในเร็วๆ นี้” ผู้อำนวยการใหญ่องค์การอนามัยโลกกล่าว

Allergist: Vaccine reaction risk is extremely low

An allergy doctor says vaccine reaction risk is extremely low and the chances are greater that someone would have a bad outcome from COVID-19. (Dec. 17) AP Domestic

Latest research: How to prevent coronavirus infections | COVID-19 Special

How do we get infected with the coronavirus? Japanese researchers have used a supercomputer to simulate how viral particles move. The simulation makes the invisible threat visible and could help people evaluate risk of infection. Their findings show how far even the smallest droplets can spread and demonstrate how masks, social distancing and humidity impact the spread of COVID-19. Their research suggests that the use of humidifiers may help limit infections indoors during times when regular ventilation isn’’t possible.

Canada: COVID-19 outbreak at a mink farm in the Fraser Valley, British Columbia

In British Columbia, Fraser Health has declared a COVID-19 outbreak at a mink farm in the Fraser Valley.

Malaria in Venezuela: ‘It’s prohibited to list malaria as a cause of death’

On this weeks episode of the Outbreak News This Week Radio Show, the entire hour was dedicated to the epidemic crisis going on in Venezuela. I was joined by infectious diseases pathologist and clinician at the IDB Biomedical Research Institute in Barquisimeto, Dr Alberto E. Paniz-Mondolfi.

China reports H5N6 avian influenza death in Jiangsu Province

By NewsDesk @bactiman63 Chinese health authorities report a human case of avian influenza A(H5N6) in a 81-year-old female farmer from Changzhou of Jiangsu Province.

’’New variant’’ of coronavirus identified in England

A new variant of coronavirus has been found which is growing faster in some parts of England, MPs have been told.
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