There is a link between AstraZeneca’s Covid-19 vaccine and very rare blood clots in the brain but the possible causes are still unknown, a senior official for the European Medicines Agency (EMA) said in an interview published on Tuesday. “In my opinion we can now say it, it is clear that
The head of the World Health Organization-led team in the central Chinese city of Wuhan probing the origins of Covid-19 said on Tuesday that cold chain transmission of the virus is a possibility and warrants further investigation. 'Cold chain' refers to the transport and trade of frozen food. China has pushed
Many individuals who come through the acute phase of covid-19, struggle with recovery and continue to suffer symptoms that include brain fog, tiredness, cardiac and neurological issues. The symptoms are being termed as the Long Covid. Talking to AFP, World Health Organization’s (WHO) lead on post covid conditions shared that it
The Saudi city of Madinah has been acknowledged by the World Health Organization (WHO) as among the world’s healthiest cities. The holy city gained the accreditation after a visiting WHO team said that it met all the global standards required to be a healthy city. Madinah is believed to be the first
Agha Dialysis Centre (ADC) has provided specialized free dialysis treatment to more than 50,000 patients suffering from renal disease at its facilities in Karachi since its establishment in July 2015.The ADC is run by Agha Welfare Trust (AWT) and provides safest, most effective specialized treatment to people suffering from end-stage renal
China’s national health authority on Monday confirmed that a World Health Organisation (WHO) team of international experts tasked with investigating the origins of the COVID-19 pandemic will arrive in China on January 14. The team was initially aiming to enter China in early January for the investigation but their arrival was
India is on “high alert” as bird flu is increasingly spreading across the country, which is already grappling with over 10 million coronavirus cases. A bird flu virus that has been spotted in several Indian states is spreading fast to other parts of the country, amid the ongoing fight against COVID-19.
The World Health Organization has included Pakistan among six countries the world should learn from in fighting with future pandemics. WHO Director-General Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has said that coronavirus is not the last pandemic. "History teaches us that outbreaks and pandemics are a fact of life. But when the next