Tag: Brazil Health

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The pandemic of the new coronavirus has changed the health care habits of the inhabitants of the favelas with the highest economic potential in Brazil. According to research conducted by Outdoor Social, a research...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The vaccination campaign against Covid-19 in Brazil began last week, after the emergency use approval by the National Health Regulatory Agency (ANVISA) of two vaccines: CoronaVac, from the Butantan Institute, and the Oxford-AstraZeneca, supplied...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Brazil’s health minister Eduardo Pazuello said on Monday, January 18th, that a spiking COVID-19 outbreak in the Amazonian city of Manaus was not tied to a new variant of the virus, and was instead...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - All Brazil’s available vaccine doses will be distributed to the country’s states on Monday, January 18th, Health Minister Eduardo Pazuello said, with vaccinations able to start from 5 PM. The states had asked the government...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - A vaccine with no needle, no pain and no crying - this is the proposal of Brazilian scientists developing a nasal spray immunizer against the novel coronavirus. The vaccine, which has been under development...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - (Reuters) Brazilian health regulator Anvisa on Sunda, January 17th, approved emergency use of COVID-19 vaccines from China’s Sinovac Biotech and Britain’s AstraZeneca, kicking off immunizations as the pandemic enters a deadly second wave. Minutes after...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Brazil’s health regulator is seeking further data on Russia’s Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine before considering its approval for emergency use. Documents supporting drugmaker União Química’s application for emergency use of the vaccine have been returned...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - In Brazil's Center West, the state of Mato Grosso is experiencing its worst situation since the peak of the Covid-19 pandemic in July and August 2020. According to the Health Secretariat, hospitals are on...
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Fiocruz infectologist Marcus Lacerda attends to at least 40 cases of Covid-19 in Manaus, capital city of the Brazilian Amazonas state, every day and is surprised that, unlike the first wave in early 2020,...



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