Category: Health

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(Jamaica Gleaner) – Children are just as likely as adults to be infected with the virus that causes COVID-19. The difference is that the majority present with mild symptoms or

Jamaica Gleaner- The mineral sodium, which is present in salt we eat, is essential to the body. The kidneys use it along with other minerals to filter the blood by

By Andrea Rodriguez – AP News HAVANA (AP) — For two years the Trump administration has been trying to stamp out one of Cuba’s signature programs __ state-employed medical workers

By Elizabeth Cohen, Senior Medical Correspondent (CNN)-A prestigious scientific panel told the White House Wednesday night that research shows coronavirus can be spread not just by sneezes or coughs, but

By Sandee LaMotte, CNN In mild to moderate cases of coronavirus, a loss of smell, and therefore taste, is emerging as one of the most unusual early signs of the

By Holly Yan and Christina Maxouris, CNN (CNN)More data showing people without symptoms are fueling the spread of coronavirus have top officials rethinking whether the general public should be wearing

By Ivana Kottasová and Henrik Pettersson, CNN (CNN)Most people who contract the novel coronavirus experience mild symptoms, according to data from China, where the worst of the epidemic now appears

Basseterre, St. Kitts, March 18, 2020 (SKNIS): St. Kitts and Nevis’ Chief Medical Officer (CMO), Dr. Hazel Laws, has recommended that in the event of a COVID-19 outbreak in the Federation

By AFP, The number of global coronavirus infections shot past 200,000 on Wednesday, as governments across Europe, North America and Asia rolled out tough measures to put the brakes on

By AFP, The head of the World Health Organization called Monday for every suspected coronavirus case to be tested, as countries across Europe tightened their lockdowns and global stock markets