Number of women giving birth in hospital fell by half in Nepal

This post was originally published on this siteThe coronavirus pandemic has been “catastrophic” for maternal health services, an expert has warned, as a new study shows that the

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Cheap and widely available hep C drug shown to reduce death rate in Covid-19 patients

This post was originally published on this siteTwo cheap and widely available hepatitis C drugs have cut death rates among patients hospitalised with coronavirus, the results of three small

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Fight against malaria, TB and HIV hit as resources diverted to Covid-19, survey shows

This post was originally published on this siteThe fight against malaria, HIV and TB has been severely disrupted by the coronavirus pandemic, risking a huge rise in the number of deaths and

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DRC prays for good news as it battles second Ebola outbreak

This post was originally published on this siteAuthorities in Democratic Republic of Congo are battling a new outbreak of Ebola just as one that has been raging on the other side of the vast

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Second more deadly wave of coronavirus expected ‘to hit Europe this winter’

This post was originally published on this siteEurope’s top WHO official warns that second spike could coincide with outbreaks of other infectious diseases. By Anne Gulland 2 June 2020

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Exclusive: Second more deadly wave of coronavirus ‘to hit Europe this winter’

This post was originally published on this siteEurope’s top WHO official warns that second spike could coincide with outbreaks of other infectious diseases. By Anne Gulland 18 May 2020

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The world faces a ‘rolling cycle of lockdowns’ unless it can unite, warns leading Sage scientist

This post was originally published on this siteThe UK and other rich countries must reject a “short sighted” approach to coronavirus vaccine development or they risk being caught in a

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‘The pandemic is not over’: WHO chief urges Europe to brace for second wave

This post was originally published on this siteDr Hans Kluge, director of the the World Health Organization’s European region, spoke to the Telegraph about a second wave of coronavirus

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‘The pandemic is not over’: WHO chief urges Europe to brace for second wave

Dr Hans Kluge, director of the the World Health Organization’s European region, spoke to the Telegraph about a second wave of coronavirus infections, post-lockdown Europe and what lessons

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Protecting the elderly and frail from coronavirus: Everything you need to know

This post was originally published on this siteFrom setting up Netflix to checking pharmacies can deliver medication, here’s how the elderly can prepare. By Anne Gulland, Global health

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