Friday, January 27, 2023

90% of people in China province infected with Covid: Official

Market Desk (online): Almost 90% people in China's 3rd most populous province have now been infected with Covid-19, a top official said Monday as the country battles an unprecedented surge in cases. Kan Quancheng, director health commission for central Henan...

Microplastics, infiltrating the food we eat

Market Desk (health): Microplastics have infiltrated every part of the planet. They have been found in Antarctic sea within the guts of marine animals inhabiting the deepest ocean trenches and in drinking water around the world. Plastic pollution has...

All Buddhist monks in Thailand’s Buddhist temple who failed drug tests were sent to rehab

Market Desk: In a Buddhist temple in Thailand, experiments were conducted to find out whether monks took drugs or not. No one passed the test. So all the monks were sent to drug rehab centers. News from AFP The temple...

China rises records covid-19 infections | Drop cases for Nov. 28

Market Desk (health): Health authorities report the highest numbers of infection since the start of the pandemic in 2020. China's NHC recorded 39,791 new cases in the country on Saturday, setting record 4th consecutive day of infection figures. But reported...

Asthmatic preparation for early winter

Market Desk: Winter is running with the cold wind blowing. It is also foggy. At this time, the sudden tension of the asthma patient's breathing increases. Especially in cold weather, there is dust when sweeping the house or in...

One dose of hemophilia medicine costs 21 million Dollars

The world's most expensive drug has been approved. One dose of which costs 21 million US dollars. US regulators have approved a hemophilia B gene therapy developed by CSL Behring, a US company that makes drugs for complex and rare diseases. News...

COVID-19 death toll reached +66mn globally and 11mn in the US as top list

Market Desk (health): Due to varying protocols and challenges in the attribution of the cause of death, the number of confirmed deaths may not accurately represent the true number of deaths caused by COVID-19 globally. Around the world, 64,28,81,832 people...

1bn young at risk of hearing loss, new study

Market Desk (health): The study was conducted by researchers associated with the WHO. It was published on 15th November in the journal BMJ Global Health. It found that people as young as adolescents often listen to headphones or ear...

World population has officially surpassed 8bn, UN confirms

Market Desk (online): As predicted this summer, the global population officially surpassed the 8bn resident mark on Tuesday 15 November following an “unprecedented growth” in the earth’s inhabitant. The UN speaks of "unprecedented growth" as the global population remained under...

G20 hosts launch pandemic fund at Indonesian summit

Market Desk (online): The G20 Presidency of Indonesia in partnership with the pandemic fund secretariat launched at a high-level event, opened by Joko Widodo, President of Indonesia, on the margins of the G20 Joint Finance and Health Ministers Meeting.  Speakers...

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Kuwaiti government resigns after dispute with parliament

Market Desk (online): Prince Sheikh Meshal al-Ahmad al-Sabah, who has taken over most of the emir’s duties, last year...