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Covid-19 outbreak in Lacor is being handled, Gov’t tells MPs

Kampala, Uganda - The Minister of state for Primary Healthcare, Hon Joyce Moriku Kaducu has assured the country that government is handling the Covid-19...

COVID-19: S.Africa suspends J&J vaccine rollout over blood clot concerns

Johannesburg - South Africa on Tuesday suspended the rollout of the Johnson & Johnson Covid-19 vaccine over potential blood clot risks reported by the...

S. African Covid variant better at bypassing Pfizer/BioNTech jab: Israeli study

The South African coronavirus variant is better at "breaking through" the defences of the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine than other forms of the virus, Israeli experts...

AstraZeneca vaccine trial in children halted as blood clot link investigated

A British trial of the AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine on children has been paused, Oxford University said Tuesday, as global regulators rush to assess its...

Hong Kong bar owners in ‘hunger strike’ over virus closures

Hong Kong - A group of bar, karaoke and mahjong parlour owners have gone on a symbolic hunger strike in Hong Kong over anti-coronavirus...

Seven Deaths In UK Among AstraZeneca Jab Recipients After Blood Clots:...

The UK medical regulator said Saturday that out of 30 people who suffered blood clots after receiving the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine, seven have died. The British...

Mom gives birth to rare ‘super twins’ born on same day...

Rebecca Roberts and her partner, Rhys Weaver, tried for several years to get pregnant with their first child together. The couple was then thrilled last...

UGANDA: Affordable medical care in offing as health insurance Bill passes

Kampala, Uganda - Ugandans are to be cushioned against the high cost of healthcare offered by private health-care providers following the passing of the...

Killer T cells boost immunity to coronavirus variants: study

The emergence of coronavirus variants has provoked concern about their impact on the effectiveness of vaccines, and whether people who were previously infected might...

AstraZeneca Covid shots not recommended for under 55s in Canada

Ottawa - Canadian experts on Monday recommended halting the use of AstraZeneca Covid-19 shots for people aged under 55, after a small but rising number...
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