This year, the WHO will not wait for autumn, they are preparing to return the measures already in the summer

This year, the WHO will not wait for autumn, they are preparing to return the measures already in the summer

— The number of cases of Covid-19 is on the rise. The number of new cases has risen by 18% over the past week, with more than 4.1 million cases worldwide, according to the World Health Organization.

Cat and dog owners who hug their pets when they are infected with COVID-19 may end up infecting them with the virus, according to a Canadian study.

— The government of Kazakhstan has thought about the return of the mask regime, as the number of cases of Covid-19 in the country is growing.

— Israel, one of the most vaccinated countries in the world, reported 6,267 new infections with the Covid-19 virus last Saturday, bringing the total number of active cases in the country to 54,603, according to Health Ministry figures released Sunday. in the morning.

— The federal government of Canada has announced that all existing border restrictions on entry into the country will remain in place until at least September 30.

— The number of Covid-19 cases in the Americas rose about 14% last week from the previous week, when 1.3 million new cases and 4,158 new deaths were reported, the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) said on Wednesday. )

— Nova Scotia is expanding eligibility for a second Covid-19 booster to anyone aged 50 and over, but health officials are suggesting people wait until fall to make doctor appointments.

South Korea has approved the country’s first domestically produced Covid-19 vaccine for people aged 18 and over.

— France plans to extend the vaccination passport scheme, which requires travelers to show proof of vaccination, proof of recovery or a negative test result when entering the country at French borders, until at least the end of March 2023.

Doctors diagnosing monkeypox should be alert for symptoms that don’t quite fit typical descriptions of the disease, warn the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

In the previous two years, the months of July – September were free of covid, even the mention was significantly less than now. Early warning of the number of infected ensures a much earlier return of restrictions. While in 2020-2021 this happened after September, even in some countries at the beginning of November, now new restrictions are being prepared since August.

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