Tag Archives: Over

How will HIV services be provided when the pandemic is over?

The large shift from face-to-face to telephone appointments in HIV services over the last year has identified some advantages, possibilities and challenges, explored in numerous presentations at the joint British HIV Association and British Association of Sexual Health and HIV conference last week. Ammi Shah of Public Health England presented national data, showing that there… Read More »

Israeli study highlights concern over South African Covid-19 variant

A study from the Tel Aviv University in Israel has raised concerns that the South African variant of Covid-19 could be better at “breaking through” Pzifer/BioNTech vaccine. Scientists from Tel Aviv University and Clalit Health Services in Israel have conducted a study which found that the South African variant of the Covid-19 could be less… Read More »

One School District’s Struggle Over Public Health, Parents and Politics

Brandon Dell’Orto listened to the comments and complaints as the school board meeting dragged on hour after hour. Many parents were angry. Their kids were sad, bored, borderline depressed, fed up with a school model that didn’t allow them to be on campus every day. The parents wanted schools open. They demanded it. Dell’Orto, a… Read More »

Locals fuming over closed border

A late-night, last minute decision to close South Australia’s border with Greater Melbourne at midnight on Thursday has infuriated residents, who have labelled the move “ridiculous” and “paranoid”. The announcement to close the border from 12.01am Thursday was made about 9pm on Wednesday, giving those in the wrong state just three hours to get home,… Read More »

Victoria’s ‘long winter’ over: PM

The Prime Minister has congratulated Victorians on the forthcoming easing of restrictions after the state recorded no new cases for the first time since June 9. From 11.59pm on Tuesday, residents of the southern state will be able to leave their homes for any reason, at any time – ending Victoria’s lengthy lockdown. Mr Morrison… Read More »

President Trump’s Vitals Were ‘Very Concerning’ Over Last 24 Hours, According to Chief of Staff

BRENDAN SMIALOWSKIGetty Images Despite White House physician Dr. Sean Conley saying during a Saturday press conference that Donald Trump is “doing very well” after his first night at Walter Reed Medical Center, White House chief of staff Mark Meadows relayed what seemed to be a more dire summary of the president’s health, according to the… Read More »