Tropical diseases

Bulgaria’s Health Minister: Vaccination Certificate for Mobile Application Being Discussed

Digital Certificate is being prepared for mobile application and anyone who was vaccinated will be able to have it on their phone to be used when necessary. This was announced by Health Minister Prof. Kostadin Angelov during the briefing of the National Operational Headquarters.

2.142 newly infected, 29 people died

In the last 24 hours, 13.323 people were tested, a total of 2.424.147 since the outbreak of the epidemic.
There are now 5.554 patients on hospital treatment, and 189 patients are on respirators.
Since the outbreak of the epidemic, bringing the total number of deaths to 3.639, and the mortality rate is one percent.

Russian Consumer Safety Agency Monitors Novel Disease X Detected in Africa

The Russian consumer safety watchdog follows the information about outbreaks of new infectious diseases, and particularly monitors the situation in the Democratic Republic of the Congo after reports on Disease X, the Federal Service for the Oversight of Consumer Protection and Welfare told TASS on Sunday.

COVID Vaccination Coordination Committee: Prompt remedy required for delay of scheduled vaccination

The potential delay for reasons other than medical of the vaccination of the persons who have been scheduled to receive the Covid jab - in other words of persons who have clearly expressed their intention to vaccinate and who have made a considerable effort in this regard - requires prompt remediation, according to the powers and responsibilities of each institution involved, the National COVID

New Ebola Outbreak in Congo

Up to 12 people have been found infected with Ebola in a new outbreak of the deadly disease in the Democratic Republic of Congo, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Monday.

A week ago, authorities reported six infections in the northwestern city of Mbandaka, saying they appeared to be separate from another outbreak of the virus that has raged in the east since 2018.

No deaths, just five new Covid-19 cases reported

The Health Ministry on Friday reported five new cases of Covid-19, of which four have been traced to an infected individual and one to travel abroad.

There have been no deaths attributed to Covid-19 in the past 24 hours, the ministry added in its daily briefing on the course of the virus in Greece, confirming the toll at 175.