Health and Wellness

Poland is Currently Sitting Tight on Rising Numbers of New COVID-19 Cases

November 19, 2021

Governments in many countries across Europe have been tightening restrictions in order to prevent the detrimental impacts of another wave of COVID-19 outbreak. Yet the government of Poland is sitting tight, not imposing new restrictions while the measures being enforced are often ignored, particularly by the unvaccinated. Last Wednesday was so far the most tragic,…

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ECDC Warns European Countries of Delta Variant’s Dominance in Infection Cases

August 18, 2021

The European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) submitted surveillance data showing that the Delta variant is now a dominant concern in Europe. According to the ECDC, the new variant has been spreading fast across the European region; making it important for governments to reinforce efforts and measures for preventing widespread transmissions. The World…

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EU Members Agree to Open Their Country to Vaccinated Foreign Travelers

May 27, 2021

Last May 20, officials of European Union countries convened in Brussels, and all agreed to welcome vaccinated foreign travelers in their respective countries.   Vaccinated individuals already inoculated with the last recommended dose within at least 14 days, prior to arriving in a European Union country, will be permitted to enter. News of the decision…

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EU Drug Regulator Hit by Cyber Attack; Pfizer COVID-19 Data Gets Hacked

December 11, 2020

Last week, the European Medicines Agency reported a cyberattack that enabled hackers to illegally access data on Pfizer and BioNTech’s Covid-19 vaccine. It is not clear when the hacking incident took place as the agency disclosed that they discovered the cyber attack only recently. The European drug regulator refused to give more details as the…

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WHO Worried Over COVID-19 Resurgence in European Countries

September 22, 2020

Recently, the World Health Organization (WHO) reported that over half of the countries in Europe are seeing a more than 10% surge in new Covid-19 cases. WHO Regional Director, Dr. Hans Kluge said that in the past two weeks, the increases in Georgia, France, Spain, Montenegro, Ukraine, and the U.K. have reached twofold. Dr. Kluge…

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Europe Beset by Covid-19 Outbreak

March 2, 2020

Countries across Europe are battling the coronavirus outbreak, as new cases increased the number of confirmed Covid-19 infections.   Italy is said to be the hardest hit, reporting a growing number that has reached more than a thousand; including five deaths that raised the country’s previous death toll. Confirmed cases were also reported by France,…

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