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WHO: Global pandemic deaths 14.9 m; India Covid toll 2020 (830,000) & 2021 (4.74 million)

Geneva, 5 May 2022 – New estimates from the World Health Organization (WHO) show that the full death toll associated directly or indirectly with the COVID-19 pandemic (described as “excess mortality”) between 1 January 2020 and 31 December 2021 was...
WHO suspends supply of BharatBiotech’s COVAXIN® to UN agencies
April 3, 2022

WHO suspends supply of BharatBiotech’s COVAXIN® to UN agencies

MELBOURNE, 2 April 2022: The World Health Organisation (WHO) today confirmed the suspension of the supply of Covaxin produced by...
India-financed WHO Global Centre for Traditional Medicine in Jamnagar, India
March 26, 2022

India-financed WHO Global Centre for Traditional Medicine in Jamnagar, India

Geneva–25 March 2022–The World Health Organization (WHO) and the Government of India today signed an agreement to establish the WHO...
Concerned about your risk of a heart attack?: 5 ways to improve heart health
March 9, 2022

Concerned about your risk of a heart attack?: 5 ways to improve heart health

The news of Shane Warne’s untimely death of a suspected heart attack at the age of only 52 years has...
Aggressive formula milk marketing influences infant feeding decisions
February 24, 2022

Aggressive formula milk marketing influences infant feeding decisions

New report details exploitative practices employed by the $55 billion formula industry, compromising child nutrition, violating international commitments. MELBOURNE, 22...
Morrison urged to help address ‘dangerous’ global vaccine inequity
February 18, 2022

Morrison urged to help address ‘dangerous’ global vaccine inequity

MELBOURNE, 18 February 2022: More than 70 of Australia’s leading epidemiologists, GPs, global health, business, development and aid organisations have...
CORBEVAX, a new patent-free COVID-19 vaccine, could be a pandemic game changer globally
January 24, 2022

CORBEVAX, a new patent-free COVID-19 vaccine, could be a pandemic game changer globally

The world now has a new COVID-19 vaccine in its arsenal, and at a fraction of the cost per dose....
Heart health video on men with cardiologist Prof. Ravi Bhindi
January 24, 2022

Heart health video on men with cardiologist Prof. Ravi Bhindi

Hear from cardiologist Professor Ravi Bhindi on the signs and symptoms of a heart attack, some simple steps to stay...
One size doesn’t fit all:COVID-19 vaccines & immunocompromised patients
January 20, 2022

One size doesn’t fit all:COVID-19 vaccines & immunocompromised patients

Photo- publichealth.jhu.eu Below is an interview that deals with ‘immunocompromised patients’. This term means, “…your immune system’s defenses are low,...
Make WHO-recommended new COVID-19 drugs accessible, affordable: MSF
January 17, 2022

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...
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...

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