in Israel, the haredim defy health measures

Jews in Israel haredim (literally “God-fearing”) are over-represented among the patients of Covid-19. The country has officially recorded 36 deaths from the new coronavirus and more than 7,000 cases. According to local media, half of them are ultra-Orthodox Jews, while they represent only about 10% of the country’s population. → LIVE. Coronavirus: the latest news […]

“If Milan falls, the health system of Lombardy falls”

With its more than 1.4 million inhabitants, Milan is the great concern of the Italian health authorities in the coronavirus pandemic. The nearby Bergamo and Brescia, both medium-sized cities, are the territories hardest hit by COVID-19, but the Lombard capital has so far escaped registering a high number of infected people. “We have suffered less […]

“If Milan falls, the health system of Lombardy falls”

With its more than 1.4 million inhabitants, Milan is the great concern of the Italian health authorities in the coronavirus pandemic. The nearby Bergamo and Brescia, both medium-sized cities, are the territories hardest hit by COVID-19, but the Lombard capital has so far escaped registering a high number of infected people. “We have suffered less […]

After the coronavirus, health emergency systems to review

“There is a very real threat of a highly lethal, rapidly evolving pandemic, of a respiratory pathogen. ” In his first report “A world at risk” released in September, the WHO and World Bank expert advice stormed against states that have “Bad or not at all” implemented the recommendations after epidemics such as sras, H1N1, […]

behind the scenes of a health train from the far east

Thistle 1 mission successful. Named after Lorraine thistle, the operation to transport twenty patients from the far east with Covid-19 in a medical train to the Pays de la Loire region was a first since the Second World War. It went off without a hitch on Thursday, March 26, after meticulous preparation by medical and […]

Coronavirus. Health authorities alert to signs of worsening that should not be overlooked

The Director General of Health, Jérôme Salomon, held Friday March 27 evening at to alert patients with coronavirus, especially young adults, on the signs of worsening illness leading them to call the Samu. Asked during his daily press briefing about testimonies from doctors, who told AFP to observe patients arriving in serious condition because they […]

Government overturned in Kosovo amid health crisis

The coronavirus has made a major victim in Kosovo: the government. In the evening of Wednesday, March 25, 82 deputies (out of 115) voted against the coalition government of Albin Kurti, painfully formed in early February after months of negotiations. It was the Democratic League of Kosovo (LDK), the center-right minority party in the coalition […]

The EU closes the purchase of medical supplies to send to Spain and other countries

The President of the European Commission (EC),Ursula von der Leyen, trusted this Wednesday that the health protection teams against the coronavirus, whose purchase the institution is finalizing through a community public tender,are available in Spanish hospitals in two weeks. “The public tender for masks and other equipment is succeeding. We have received more offers for […]

Lancaster General Health needs blood donations

To help the community, Lancaster General Health asks for blood donations. It is important that medical facilities maintain adequate blood supply at all times and during a pandemic, it is even more essential. LG Health is home to two community blood units: Spot Rescue Parking Garden339 E. Main St., New Holland Tuesday: 11: 00-19: 00 […]