Zimbabwe: 4,000 New Covid-19 Infections in 24 Hours
[263Chat] Zimbabwe has recorded 4 031 new Covid-19 cases which is the highest daily total recorded in the country since the first case was reported early last year. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 8, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Africa: Over 8.1 Million Covid-19 Recoveries Across Continent
[allAfrica] As of December 8, 2021, confirmed cases of Covid-19 from 55 African countries reached   8,773,400 while over  156,583,736 vaccinations have been administered across the continent. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 8, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Covid live: Omicron spreading through UK ‘much faster’ than other variants, PM says; alarm at South Korea surge
Boris Johnson says Omicron infecting people‘much faster’ than previous iterations of virus; South Koreahospitald under strain as cases riseOmicron can partially evade Covid vaccine protection, study findsUK races to deliver booster jabs before Omicron takes holdModerna or Novavax after AstraZeneca jab confers high immunity: studyUp to 6m eligible Britons may not have had a jab. Who are they?China shifts Africa approach from debt to vaccine diplomacyGermany reported 69,601 cases of Covid-19 and 527 deaths in the past 24 hours, according to the Robert Koch Institute, taking the total cases in the country to 6,291...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - December 8, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Sarah Marsh (now); Martin Belam and Martin Farrer (earlier) Tags: Coronavirus Infectious diseases Science UK news US news Europe South Korea World news Source Type: news

Nigeria: About 1 Million Covid Vaccines Expired in Nigeria Last Month - Report
[Daily Trust] Up to one million COVID-19 vaccines expired in Nigeria in November, according to Reuters. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 8, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Do job insecurity, anxiety and depression caused by the COVID-19 pandemic influence hotel employees' self-rated task performance? The moderating role of employee resilience - Aguiar-Quintana T, Nguyen THH, Araujo-Cabrera Y, Sanabria-D íaz JM.
The COVID-19 health disaster has had a dramatic impact on the global hospitality industry, affecting millions of people. The aim of this study is to examine the impact of job insecurity on hotel employees' anxiety and depression, and whether these psycholo... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 8, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Gender in mental health: gender-based violence, suffering, recovery, and the greater responsibility of society during the COVID-19 pandemic - Alibudbud R.
Trauma including gender-based violence (GBV) requires us to bear witness to the human capacity to bring about social suffering to another in the context of a seemingly orderly society (Herman, 2015). Although GBV is widely experienced by women and people o... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 8, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

No buffer effect of perceived social support for people exposed to violence during the COVID-19 pandemic: a cross-sectional community study - Birkeland MS, Thoresen S, Blix I.
BACKGROUND: The COVID-19 pandemic has represented a burden to communities worldwide. Research indicates that this burden is not equally distributed in the community, and vulnerable groups, such as violence-exposed individuals may pay a particularly high pr... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 8, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Increases in intimate partner violence during CoViD-19: prevalence and correlates - Peitzmeier SM, Fedina L, Ashwell L, Herrenkohl TI, Tolman R.
Measures to contain the global COVID-19 pandemic led to stay-at-home orders across the world, accompanied by fears of a global surge in intimate partner violence (IPV). We administered an online general-population survey to 1169 women and transgender/nonbi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 8, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

Demographic and clinical factors associated with psychiatric inpatient admissions during the COVID-19 pandemic - Seiler N, Ng M, Dawud M, Das S, Ooi SH, Waterdrinker A.
OBJECTIVE: The COVID-19 pandemic may cause a major mental health impact. We aimed to identify demographic or clinical factors associated with psychiatric admissions where COVID-19 was attributed to contribute to mental state, compared to admissions which d... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 8, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Domestic violence alleged in California child maltreatment reports during the CoViD-19 pandemic - Rebbe R, Lyons VH, Webster D, Putnam-Hornstein E.
During the COVID-19 pandemic, reports to child abuse and neglect hotlines have dropped significantly across the United States. Yet, during this same period, calls to domestic violence hotlines have increased. The purpose of this study was to examine if the... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 8, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

The effect of cyberbullying, abuse, and screen time on non-suicidal self-injury among adolescents during the pandemic: a perspective from the mediating role of stress - Wiguna T, Minayati K, Kaligis F, Ismail RI, Wijaya E, Murtani BJ, Pradana K.
This study constructed and empirically tested a theoretical model of thr... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 8, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Inter-parental conflict's persistent effects on adolescent psychological distress, adjustment issues, and suicidal ideation during the COVID-19 lockdown - Mushtaque I, Rizwan M, Abbas M, Khan AA, Fatima SM, Jaffri QA, Mushtaq R, Hussain S, Shabbir SW, Naz R, Muneer K.
The current study sought to ascertain the impact of inter-parent conflicts on teenage psychological distress, social and academic adjustment and examine the suicide ideation during the COVID-19. The results found to be alarming as 22% of the individuals di... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 8, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Changes in California cannabis exposures following recreational legalization and the COVID-19 pandemic - Roth W, Tam M, Bi C, Kim J, Lewis J, Ho R, Apollonio DE.
INTRODUCTION: Since 2012, eighteen states and the District of Columbia have legalized recreational cannabis. Past research suggests this policy change is associated with increased cannabis exposures however this has not yet been studied in California, desp... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 8, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Daily stress and use of aggressive discipline by parents during the CoViD-19 pandemic - Freisthler B, Price Wolf J, Chadwick C, Renick K.
To assess the relationship between stress throughout the day and aggressive discipline practices by parents during COVID-19 stay at home orders. For this study, participants took baseline survey online, then provided data three times a day (10 a.m., 3 p.m.... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 8, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Omicron can partially evade Covid vaccine protection, study finds
Findings suggest boosting antibodies can compensate for jabs being less well matched than to earlier variantsCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageThe Omicron variant of coronavirus can partially evade the protection of vaccines and previous infection, according to one of the first laboratory studies into the matter.However, the findings suggest immune escape is “not complete”, which means that boosting antibodies can compensate for vaccines being less well matched to Omicron than to earlier versions of the virus. Scientists said that while the clinical implications were yet to be co...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - December 8, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Hannah Devlin Science correspondent Tags: Coronavirus Medical research Science World news Source Type: news

A booster may help protect you from Omicron – but it won’t end the pandemic | Charlotte Summers
It ’s important to know how boosters work, but they must not impede the push towards worldwide vaccinationFirst there was Alpha, then Beta, Gamma and Delta. Now, thanks to the tremendous efforts of scientists in sub-Saharan Africa, the world is getting to grips with theOmicron variant. This new variant of Covid-19 has a number of mutations that distinguish it from previous ones, raising concerns among scientists that the vaccines we are currently using may not remain as effective against it. In response, the UK ’s Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI) has recommended thatall over-18s in Britain...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - December 8, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Charlotte Summers Tags: Vaccines and immunisation Coronavirus Science World news UK news Health Infectious diseases Society Source Type: news

Newpath Partners raises $350M fund to tackle 'greatest needs in medicine'
More than a year ago, NewPath Partners managing partner Thomas Cahill gained national attention for putting together the group Scientists to Stop Covid-19. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - December 8, 2021 Category: Health Management Authors: Rowan Walrath Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: JSC Closes Offices, Courts for Two Days
[The Herald] The Judicial Service Commission (JSC) today announced the temporary closure of its main offices in Harare and various courts around the country for two days to allow fumigation and contact tracing, as cases of Covid-19 continue to surge among its employees. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 8, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Nigeria: Covid-19 - Vaccination Card Compulsory for Attending Social Gathering - Sanwo-Olu
[Premium Times] According to him, in unvaccinated people, a negative Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) within 72 hours will be an exemption. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 8, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Foodborne Infections Caused During the COVID-19 Pandemic Foodborne Infections Caused During the COVID-19 Pandemic
What might explain the significant decrease in foodborne infections during the COVID-19 pandemic--the first decline in many years?Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Public Health & Prevention Journal Article Source Type: news

China's response to Covid-19, BMJ
This collection of articles written by people involved with China's response to SARS-CoV-2 attempts to shed light on China's experiences and draw out lessons for the rest of the world. China's prevention and control strategies remain more aggressive than most other countries. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Record Covid-19 Cases in 24hrs
[The Herald] Zimbabwe saw 4 031 new Covid-19 confirmed cases recorded by the Ministry of Health and Child Care yesterday, the highest daily total since the first case was seen in the country early last year. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 8, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

We ’re Getting Close to ‘Universal’ Vaccines. It Hasn’t Been Easy.
A new class of flu vaccines could eventually save millions of lives — and perhaps stop the next pandemic — if scientists can overcome the remaining obstacles. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Kim Tingley Tags: Fauci, Anthony S Influenza Clinical Trials Vaccination and Immunization Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Epidemics Viruses Source Type: news

No 10 faces Tory and public backlash over Christmas party video
Sajid Javid pulls out of interviews amid anger over footage of aides joking about party during lockdownPressure on Johnson over No 10 Christmas party – politics liveThe health secretary, Sajid Javid, pulled out of Wednesday morning ’s broadcast interviews after a video emerged showing No 10 aides laughing about a Christmas party during Covid restrictions. The government was facing a furious Tory and public backlash against its behaviour.No ministers were available to be interviewed on the BBC, Sky, ITV and other media, despite Javid having been due to appear for the first anniversary of the vaccination campaign...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - December 8, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Rowena Mason and Aubrey Allegretti Tags: Conservatives Coronavirus Sajid Javid Politics Science UK news Infectious diseases Health policy Source Type: news

WHO updates its living guideline on COVID-19 therapeutics
This 7th guideline update includes a new strong recommendation against administering convalescent plasma (CP) for treatment of non-severe COVID-19, and a recommendation not to use CP for treatment of severe or critical COVID-19, except in the context of a clinical trial. ** NEW ** 2 External 0 0 0 strong recommendation against   convalescent plasma false https://app.magicapp.org/#/guideline/nBkO1E/section/nJB6MR true false%> in patients with non-severe COVID-19 (published 7 December 2021); ** NEW ** 2 External 0 0 0 recommendation not to use convalescent plasma false https://app.magicapp.org/#/guideline/nBkO1E/...
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Govt Brings Covid-19 Vaccination Sites to Bus Ranks
[New Zimbabwe] In a bid to curb the effects of an impending fourth wave of new Covid-19 infections following discovery of the Omicron variant, Cabinet has approved the setting up vaccination sites at bus ranks. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 8, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Nigeria: Travel Ban - Diplomatic Row Likely, National Assembly Warns UK
[Daily Trust] The Senate President and Chairman of the National Assembly, Senator Ahmad Lawan, has warned that the decision to include Nigeria on the United Kingdom's COVID-19 red list poses a strain on the diplomatic relations between both countries. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 8, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Nigeria: Covid-19 - Govt Says 109m Nigerians Will Be in Poverty By 2022
[Daily Trust] The Federal Government on Tuesday said the total number of poor Nigerians would be about 109 million by the end of next year. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 8, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Omicron Covid cases ‘doubling every two to three days’ in UK, says scientist
Prof Neil Ferguson says coronavirus variant likely to be dominant strain in the UK before ChristmasCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageThe spread of the Omicron variant of coronavirus appears to be doubling every two to three days, Prof Neil Ferguson has said, adding that it could be necessary to impose new lockdowns as a result.Ferguson, a member of the UK government ’s Scientific Advisory Group for Emergencies (Sage) and head of the disease outbreak modelling group at Imperial College London, told BBC Radio 4’s Today programme on Wednesday that Omicron was likely to be the domina...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - December 8, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Archie Bland Tags: Coronavirus Infectious diseases Science World news Medical research Microbiology UK news Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Govt Plans Covid-19 Vaccination At Bus Ranks
[263Chat] The government announced Tuesday that it will ramp up the vaccination process by setting up vaccination sites at bus ranks. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 8, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

What Explains Vaccination Rates in EBRD Regions?
Credit: European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)By Cevat Aksoy, Maxim Chupilkin, Zsoka Koczan and Alexander PlekhanovLONDON, Dec 8 2021 (IPS) Officially reported deaths from Covid-19 started to rise again in autumn 2021 in a number of economies in the EBRD regions. While in advanced economies in Europe the mortality rate has remained low despite the pick-up in Covid-19 cases, in the EBRD regions the mortality and infection rates continued to move in tandem. Reflecting this, daily Covid-19 deaths per million population were four times higher in the EBRD regions than in advanced Europe as of November 2021. T...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - December 8, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Cevat Aksoy - Maxim Chupilkin - Zsoka Koczan - Alexander Ple Tags: COVID-19 COVID-19 VACCINES Development & Aid Economy & Trade Europe Featured Headlines Health TerraViva United Nations Trade & Investment IPS UN Bureau Source Type: news

Uganda: Uganda Detects First Covid-19 Omicron Variant Cases
[Citizen] Kampala -- Uganda has detected at least seven cases of the new Omicron Covid-19 variant amongst travellers who entered the country late November. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 8, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Australian State Detects Omicron Variant Offshoot That Might Be Harder To Track
This new lineage is still being classified as omicron but it cannot be detected using the typical screening method for that variant. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - December 8, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Siladitya Ray, Forbes Staff Tags: Business /business Innovation /innovation Healthcare /healthcare Breaking breaking-news Coronavirus Source Type: news

South Africa: Researchers Produce First Look at How Vaccine Deals With Omicron Variant
[allAfrica] Cape Town -- Vaccines against the virus that causes Covid-19 may provide less immunity to the Omicron variant than to other major versions of Covid-19, according to laboratory experiments in South Africa. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 8, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Nigeria: Lagos Announces Beginning of 4th Covid-19 Wave
[Premium Times] The governor, who stated this in a statement he personally signed on Tuesday, blamed the development on the non-adherence to preventive measures by Nigerians. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 8, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Nigeria: Senate Condemns UK's 'Red List', Wants Nigeria Removed
[Premium Times] The UK on Saturday announced that travellers from Nigeria would not be allowed into that country from 6 December, due to the growing concerns over the Omicron variant of coronavirus. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 8, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Covid live news: South Korea surge sparks hospital alarm; ‘stealth’ Omicron variant found
South Korea daily cases top 7,000 for first time; ‘stealth’ version of Omicron ‘cannot be detected by routine tests’;Boris Johnson staff filmed joking about No 10 partyWHO Europe: jab young children to cut Covid risk at ChristmasModerna or Novavax after AstraZeneca jab confers high immunity: studyUp to 6m eligible Britons may not have had a jab. Who are they?Podcast: How fast is the Omicron variant spreading?See all our coronavirus coverageFinancial markets appear to have shrugged off concerns about Omicron with stocks rallying all over the world in the past 24 hours.Shares in Asia have made a stron...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - December 8, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Martin Farrer Tags: Coronavirus Infectious diseases Science UK news US news Europe South Korea World news Source Type: news

South Korea hospitals under intense pressure amid record 7,175 Covid cases in a day
Rise in infections attributed to young people who have yet to be fully vaccinated and older citizens who have not received boostersCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageSouth Korea has reported a record daily total of 7,175 new Covid cases as officials urged people to complete their vaccinations.The prime minister, Kim Boo-kyum, warned that hospitals were coming under intense pressure amid a rise in serious cases, days after the government announced a return to stricter restrictions on social gatherings.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - December 8, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Justin McCurry in Tokyo Tags: South Korea Coronavirus Asia Pacific Infectious diseases Science World news Source Type: news

SprintRay Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for NightGuard Flex
510(k) clearance expands patient access to 3D printed occlusal guards as demand increases during pandemicNightGuard Flex is a dental 3D printing resin clinically formulated for comfort, durability and speed of patient deliveryKey milestone in SprintRay's Protect A Smile campaign to combat rising global bruxism ratesLOS ANGELES, Nov. 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- SprintRay Inc., an industry leader in digital dentistry and 3D printing solutions, today announced that the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted the Company clearance to market its NightGuard Flex 3D printing resin as a Class II me...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - December 8, 2021 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

South Korea's daily virus jump exceeds 7,000 for 1st time
New coronavirus infections in South Korea exceeded 7,000 for the first time since the start of the pandemic as hours-long lines snaked around testing stations in the capital Seoul amid a worsening virus crisis (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Judge blocks Biden vaccine mandate for federal contractors
A federal judge on Tuesday blocked President Joe Biden’s administration from enforcing a COVID-19 vaccine mandate for employees of federal contractors, the latest in a string of victories for... #victories (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Early warning signals could help monitor disease outbreaks
New research suggests early warning signals (EWSs) could help in the monitoring of disease outbreaks, such as COVID-19. The study, led by the University of Bristol, found warnings could be detected weeks earlier than any rapid increase in cases. The findings could help governments and policy makers improve the accuracy of their decisions and allow timely interventions if needed. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - December 8, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: International, Research; Faculty of Life Sciences, Faculty of Life Sciences, School of Biological Sciences; Press Release Source Type: news

Study suggests Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine may only partially protect against Omicron
The Omicron variant of the coronavirus can partially evade the protection from two doses of Pfizer Inc and partner BioNTech's COVID-19 vaccine, the research head of a laboratory at the Africa... #researchhead #southafrica #omicron #pfizerinc #biontech (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Pfizer ’s vaccine provides some protection against Omicron, a lab study suggests.
A South African study found that Omicron may dull the power of coronavirus vaccines, but hinted that booster shots might help. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Carl Zimmer and Benjamin Mueller Tags: Pfizer Inc BioNTech SE Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Coronavirus Omicron Variant Vaccination and Immunization South Africa Source Type: news

Pfizer ’s vaccine provides some protection against Omicron, a lab study suggests
A South African study found that Omicron may dull the power of coronavirus vaccines, but hinted that booster shots might help. #pfizer #omicron #southafrican (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Startup Spotlight: Grapefruit Testing eyes up to $20M in funding to expand Covid-19 testing for schools and businesses
Founded by a Swarthmore College student and physicians from Einstein Healthcare Network and Virtua Health, the startup is looking to raise a $10 million to $20 million Series A round beginning in early 2022. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - December 8, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Kennedy Rose Source Type: news

Pfizer Covid vaccine provides partial protection against Omicron: Study
The Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine provides less immunity against Omicron than from other coronavirus variants, according to a lab study that suggests a booster may still provide good protection. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - December 8, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

COVID-19 Antibodies Get Stronger With Repeated Vax'Boosts': Study COVID-19 Antibodies Get Stronger With Repeated Vax'Boosts': Study
A small study suggests that getting a booster shot now will help protect against common variants even though the boosters haven't been sequenced to a particular variant.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Pharmacist Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pharmacist Headlines - December 7, 2021 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Atrium Health execs talk Covid vaccination progress as they prep for upcoming year
Nearly all of Atrium Health's employees — 99.5% — are in compliance with the system's Covid-19 vaccination mandate, CEO Gene Woods said. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - December 7, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Caroline Hudson Source Type: news

Surgeon General Warns of Youth Mental Health Crisis
The coronavirus pandemic intensified a rise in adolescent depression, anxiety and mental health distress that was underway before the spring of 2020. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - December 7, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Matt Richtel Tags: Anxiety and Stress Mental Health and Disorders Depression (Mental) Loneliness Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Teenagers and Adolescence Suicides and Suicide Attempts Youth Surgeon General (US) Social Media Murthy, Vivek H your-feed-health Source Type: news