Cyprus lifts COVID-19 mask rule, indoor capacity limits
Cyprus has lifted the obligatory use of face masks in all indoor areas after the island nation’s top health official said epidemiological data have “significantly improved” amid the coronavirus pandemic (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - August 31, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Kofi Time: The Podcast
By External SourceAug 24 2022 (IPS-Partners)   About the Podcast Regarded as one of the modern world’s icons of diplomacy, what is Kofi Annan’s legacy today? What can we learn from him, and how can we prepare for tomorrow, based on his vision for a better world? In this exclusive 10-part podcast, Ahmad Fawzi, one of Kofi Annan’s former spokespersons and communication Advisor, will examine how Kofi Annan tackled a specific crisis and its relevance to today’s world and challenges. Kofi Annan’s call to bring all stakeholders around the table — including the private sector, local authorities, civil society org...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - August 24, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: External Source Tags: Armed Conflicts Civil Society Climate Change Food and Agriculture Health Multimedia Peace Podcast Source Type: news

Cyprus announces first detected monkeypox case
The Cyprus Health Ministry says a 40-year-old man is the east Mediterranean island nation's first confirmed monkeypox case (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - August 2, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Cyprus president tests positive for COVID-19, mild symptoms
A government official says the president of Cyprus  has tested positive for the coronavirus (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - July 19, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Long COVID Patients Turn to "Blood Washing" Procedure
(MedPage Today) -- With long COVID patients becoming increasingly frustrated with the lack of available treatments, some have now taken to traveling to Cyprus, Germany, and Switzerland for experimental "blood washing," according to a recent investigation... (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - July 12, 2022 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Thousands seeking unproven long Covid blood treatments abroad
Procedures such as apheresis, or ‘blood washing’, and anti-clotting therapy are being offered in EuropeThousands of people withlong Covid are travelling abroad to spend huge sums of money on unproven treatments such as “blood washing”, prompting warnings from experts and doctors.Patients are attending private clinics in Cyprus, Germany and Switzerland for procedures such as a blood filtering treatment and anti-clotting therapy, according to an investigation by the British Medical Journal and ITV News.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - July 12, 2022 Category: Science Authors: Andrew Gregory Tags: Long Covid Coronavirus Infectious diseases Medical research Science World news Source Type: news

Long COVID Patients Turn to 'Blood Washing' Procedure
(MedPage Today) -- With long COVID patients becoming increasingly frustrated with the lack of available treatments, some have now taken to traveling to Cyprus, Germany, and Switzerland for experimental "blood washing," according to a recent investigation... (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - July 12, 2022 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Cyprus brings back indoor mask wearing amid COVID-19 surge
Cyprus has brought back compulsory mask-wearing in all indoor areas for everyone age 12 and over amid a surge of COVID-19 infections (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - July 6, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Cyprus trial of UK man: Was it murder or assisted suicide?
The trial of a British man charged with the premeditated murder of his ill wife in Cyprus’ coastal resort of Paphos has been pushed back until September and he will remain in custody (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - June 17, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Predictors of bullying perpetration and bullying victimization among semi-professional team sport players in North Cyprus - Maydon DH, Celik D, Bayraktar F.
This study explores the influence of individual and relational predictors on bullying perpetration/victimization among semi-professional team sport players in North Cyprus. Three variables reflect on an individual's level characteristics (e.g., gender, age... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 28, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Recreational and Sports Issues Source Type: news

Cyprus gets rid of required COVID-19 tests for visitors
Travelers to Cyprus will no longer be required to show either a valid COVID-19 vaccination or a recovery certificate as of June 1 to enter the Mediterranean island nation (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - May 27, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Cyprus to further ease use of COVID certificates, masks
Cyprus is further winding down the compulsory use of COVID-19 vaccination certificates and face masks as the country’s virus numbers continue to improve (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - April 20, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Tourism-reliant Cyprus scraps virus tests for most travelers
Cyprus authorities have made traveling to the east Mediterranean island nation easier as the summer tourist season kicks into gear by rescinding the need to undergo any COVID-19 tests prior to boarding a flight or on arrival (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - April 18, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Catherine Spencer to join Cochrane as new Chief Executive Officer
Cochrane ’s Governing Board is pleased to announce the appointment of Catherine Spencer as Cochrane’s new Chief Executive Officer. Catherine joins Cochrane fromThe Seafarers ’ Charity where she held the position of CEO.Prior to her role at The Seafarers ’ Charity, Catherine was acting Chief Operating Officer and Director of Communications and Change Management at international public health research organisation,icddrb, in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Between 2008-2015 Catherine held various senior management roles at theArmy Families Federation, including three years as Chief Executive.Governing Board Co-Chairs, Tracey How...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - April 7, 2022 Category: Information Technology Authors: Muriah Umoquit Source Type: news