By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The Swedish Public Health Agency, or Folkhälsomyndigheten (computer translated) reported today on a case of the Omicron coronavirus variant in a person who recently returned...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63  For the week ending November 20, Costa Rica health officials reported 1,362 cases of COVID-19, while the week prior, which spanned November 7 to 13, accounted for 1,723 cases....

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Covered in the General Health Law, the Childhood and Adolescence Code, in safeguarding the principle of the best interests of the boy, girl and adolescent and taking into account...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The Costa Rica Health Ministry reports a decrease in COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations and mortality during the week October 17 to 23. Last week, officials reported 4,614 cases...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The Costa Rica Ministry of Health said as of Monday, October 25, vaccination against COVID-19 will be opened for minors between 12 and 17 years old, throughout the country, as...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Philippines health officials reported an additional 633 cases of the COVID-19 Delta variant across the country today. A total of 748 samples were collected, of which more than...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In a follow-up report on the COVID-19 outbreak at the Religious of the Virgin Mary (RVM) convent in Quezon City, Philippines, eight nuns in their 80s and 90s, all...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Costa Rica Ministry of Health reported 211 COVID-19-related deaths the week ending September 18, a 12.8 percent increase from the week before (187). This is a...

By Teddy Cambosa Philippine health authorities have now added four more countries to their list of destinations who have the ‘red alert’ classification of travel restrictions in line with the ongoing...

NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Philippines health officials reported an additional 20,745 new COVID-19 infections Monday and 163 deaths, bringing the cumulative totals to 2,248,071 cases and 35,307...