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Make WHO-recommended new COVID-19 drugs accessible, affordable: MSF

US pharma giant Eli Lilly has the patent for Baricitinib, which will affect its availability and accessibility. MSF has called on governments to take immediate steps to ensure that patent monopolies do not stand in the way of access to...
What are the symptoms of omicron?
January 15, 2022

What are the symptoms of omicron?

Source- Victoria Government, Australia. By Tim Spector* For nearly two years, millions of members of the public have been submitting...
University of Maryland’s successful pig-to-human-heart transplant
January 12, 2022

University of Maryland’s successful pig-to-human-heart transplant

Source- UMSOM Public Affairs/YouTube By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE, 12 January 2022: In a breakthrough surgery a team at the...
Australian COVID-19 digital vaccination certificates for foreign travel: How to get them?
October 18, 2021

Australian COVID-19 digital vaccination certificates for foreign travel: How to get them?

Photo-Supplied By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE, 18 October 2021: With Australia opening its borders from November and international flights resuming,...
WHO backs ‘historic’ Malaria vaccine for African children
October 7, 2021

WHO backs ‘historic’ Malaria vaccine for African children

Photo-WHO, Twitter By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE, 7 October 2021: The World Health Organization (WHO) has recommended the use of...
Australian unions counter Vaccine hesitancy (Read Q-A)
September 28, 2021

Australian unions counter Vaccine hesitancy (Read Q-A)

Photo- Megaphone Journal By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE, 28 September 2021: Many people are hesitant to take the Covid-19 vaccines....
New WHO global Air Quality Guidelines aim to save millions of lives from air pollution
September 22, 2021

New WHO global Air Quality Guidelines aim to save millions of lives from air pollution

WHO DG launches the WHO Global Air Quality Guidelines. Photo grab- WHO By SAT News Desk Melbourne/Copenhagen & Geneva, 22...
Can poor countries succeed in vaccinating their population?
September 21, 2021

Can poor countries succeed in vaccinating their population?

Photo- jnj.com Public outcry in South Africa helped force Johnson & Johnson to retain the vaccines produced in the country...
Indian Govt. defends PM photo on COVID vaccination certificates as ‘creating awareness’
August 11, 2021

Indian Govt. defends PM photo on COVID vaccination certificates as ‘creating awareness’

By Meetu Jain NEW DELHI, 11 August 2021: The photograph of the Indian PM Narendra Modi on COVID vaccination certificates...
Stop religious & other gatherings, third COVID wave “inevitable & imminent” : Indian Medical Association
July 13, 2021

Stop religious & other gatherings, third COVID wave “inevitable & imminent” : Indian Medical Association

Photo-ANI New Delhi [India], July 12 (ANI): Appealing to the state governments across the country to not let off their...
Estimates of 2.5 million COVID mortality in India, says data journalist Rukmani S
July 11, 2021

Estimates of 2.5 million COVID mortality in India, says data journalist Rukmani S

Photo-ANI By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE, 11 July 2021: It is a discussion topic as to how many lost their...
Australia’s four phase National Plan COVID Response announced – 50 % cut in inbound overseas arrivals, more funded repatriation flights
July 2, 2021

Australia’s four phase National Plan COVID Response announced – 50 % cut in inbound overseas arrivals, more funded repatriation flights

By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE, 2 July: National Cabinet agreed to formulate a National Plan to transition Australia’s National COVID...
Cuba’s COVID vaccine rivals BioNTech-Pfizer, Moderna
June 28, 2021

Cuba’s COVID vaccine rivals BioNTech-Pfizer, Moderna

The Abdala vaccine is named after a poem by independence hero Jose Marti Cuba’s health authorities said this week the...
‘Delta’ variant ‘most transmissible’ & ‘spreading rapidly’: WHO DG
June 26, 2021

‘Delta’ variant ‘most transmissible’ & ‘spreading rapidly’: WHO DG

Graphic- gavi.org By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE, 26 June: The World Health Organisation (WHO) has said the ‘Delta’ variant of...

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