A life-saving drug for Covid19 found!

Dexamethasone is first life-saving coronavirus drug. A cheap and widely available drug called dexamethasone can help save the lives of patients who are seriously ill with coronavirus. UK experts say the low-dose steroid treatment is a...

Covid-19 has sparked the worst global economic crisis since 1945

GDP is expected to go down by 5.2% globally and there will be a 3.6% decrease in per capita incomes. Developing economies will be most affected, especially in terms of poverty. This is what...

For WHO, asymptomatic contagion is rare. But not everyone agrees.

For the WHO, becoming infected with asymptomatic drugs is a rare possibility and is not among the main ways of contagion. This claim, always supported by other authorities, does not agree with some scientists,...

Coronavirus: blood may predict disease susceptibility and severity

The new coronavirus, affects many organs and tissues in our body. In addition to the lungs, in fact, it also attacks the liver, brain, skin, testicles and heart. During the pandemic, for example, many studies...

COVID-19 Vaccine: Latest Updates

Johnson & Johnson announced Wednesday its early-stage human trial for a potential coronavirus vaccine will begin in the second half of July, earlier than its initial forecast of September. "Based on the strength of the...

What are the childcare centres guidelines?

Last Friday 5th June saw the re-opening of the childcare centres in Malta and Gozo. This after long-hours of meetings with public health Superintendence and with the partners involved in the childcare centres including the...

Where Coronavirus Is More Likely To Be Airborne, 5 Places To Avoid

The Covid-19 coronavirus is not like romance. You don’t want it to be in the air. More and more evidence, though, suggests that the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronarvirus 2 (SARS-CoV2) can remain floating in...
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Passenger on plane gets positive coronavirus test result mid-air

The plane passenger received positive results from a coronavirus test on a flight from Madrid to Lanzarote. The aircraft had 140 people on board and, as a result of the alarming news, became one...

Coronavirus Malta: Another young patient lost his life

A 56-year-old man has died at Mater Dei Hospital after being diagnosed with COVID-19 on May 17. The health authorities said that the man, who suffered several chronic conditions, had died overnight.

Covid-19, a first vaccine has passed phase 1

The race for a vaccine against the new coronavirus by many research groups around the world - there are already more than 70 candidate vaccines - is almost a race against time or better against Sars-Cov-2, in order to try to stop the Covid-19 pandemic as soon as...