Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro announced on Sunday that the government has made a second payment to the World Health Organization's (WHO) COVAX programme, which will enable the country's citizens to receive approximately 11 million COV...
Since two million people skipped a regular eye examination during lockout, adults could be suffering from undiagnosed health problems including glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration, and even cardiac disease.
COVID-19 vaccinations for Japan's large elderly population started on Monday, despite the fact that imported doses are still in short supply and the rate is unlikely to prevent a fourth wave of infection.
On Monday, a Singaporean blogger announced that he had raised S$133,000 ($98,840) via social media crowdfunding to cover damages ordered to be paid to Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong in a defamation case brought by the city-chief.
According to a health agency in Austria, inoculations with a batch of AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine have been halted as a precaution while authorities investigate the death of one person and the illness of another following the shots.
On Monday, Narendra Modi, Indian Prime Minister received the first dose of a home-grown coronavirus vaccine, kicking off an expansion of the country's immunisation campaign, which began with healthcare workers in mid-January.
According to recorded data from Israel, the Covid-19 vaccine developed by Pfizer and BioNTech appears to be highly successful in restricting the spread of the virus in a development that could change the direction of the pandemic.