Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus

HealthMin: Additional sick leave for post-op, post-treatment recovery of burn victims

Health Minister, Ioana Mihaila, stated, on Friday, that next week could see the adoption of the amendments necessary so that patients in need of post-operative recovery and treatment due to burns may benefit from additional sick leave over the usual limits.

Rising Infections of Covid-19 in Russia Is due to Change in Dominant Strain

The rising incidence of COVID-19 in Russia was caused in particular by the change in the dominant strain of coronavirus, Deputy Director of the Federal Service for Surveillance on Consumer Rights Protection and Human Wellbeing's Central Research Institute of Epidemiology Alexander Gorelov told TASS.

World passes 4 mln COVID deaths as Asia battles fresh outbreaks

More than four million people have now died from COVID-19, the WHO said on July 7, as many rich nations prepare to loosen restrictions even as countries in Asia battle surging infections.

Millions are facing new lockdowns across Asia and Indonesia has emerged as a global hotspot with death rates rising tenfold in a month to a record 1,040 on Wednesday.