The biopharmaceutical company AstraZeneca has released data on what is now the third promising vaccine candidate against COVID-19 – and it has several advantages over those of its competitors, Pfizer and Moderna.
KINGSTON, Jamaica, November 23, 2020 - Members of the Jamaican tourism industry are concerned over the Level Four COVID-19 risk assessment that has been imposed on Jamaica by the US Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) despite the fact that the government has redoubled efforts to keep Jamaicans safe.
WASHINGTON, November 22, 2020 - Assistant Director for the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), Dr. Jarbas Barbosa, says at least two billion doses of COVID-19 vaccines are being targeted for distribution to countries globally, “quickly and equitably.”
KINGSTON, Jamaica November 22, 2020 - Minister of Health and Wellness, Dr. Christopher Tufton, says that stiffer penalties are coming for persons, who breach the coronavirus SARS (COVID-19) restrictions.
London, Nov 14 (Prensa Latina) Some patients infected with Covid-19 can develop mental disorders ranging from panic attacks to dementia within 90 days of being confirmed with SARS-CoV-2, a scientific journal has revealed.
ST. JOHN'S , Antigua, November 13, 2020 - Prime Minister Gaston Browne, has lashed out at Barbados for placing his country into a disadvantageous COVID-19 classification, warning that the COVID-19 risk classification system in the Caribbean is “arbitrary and incredibly flawed.... and sets a very dangerous precedent, which serves no useful purpose.”
MONTEGO BAY, November 12, 2020 – One of Jamaica’s foremost medical practitioners Dr. Garth Rattray, has welcomed the recent announcement of a COVID-19 vaccine, however he cautioned that the virus which already has several strains, was likely to mutate annually and like the flu vaccine, a Covid-19 vaccine will have to be taken at least once each year.