Corona virus disease continue to be the major stumbling block especially to education sector.With only two days to school reopening, the data from ministry of health clearly indicates that it is still not safe for the country to go back to its normal state.Moreover, there is new deadly variant in the country.
Photo: Shutterstock After spending more than one year on high alert, most people want to return to their normal lives before the pandemic began.Though getting the COVID-19 vaccine may mean you begin to re-evaluate your risk level, there is still a need to be cautious.
Kenyan schools are preparing for reopening for the third term which is expected to run up to July this year.While these plans are underway, PP1, PP2, Grade 1-3, Standard 5-7 and Form 1-3 are the ones expected to report back to school.However, the WHO African Region has claimed that the risk of a new wave of Covid-19 pandemic in Africa, including Kenya, is still high and therefore it has urged countries to sustain preparedness and scale-up prevention.
Since 12th March 2020, when the 1st case of Covid-19 was discovered in the country, the government of Kenya has been trying to keep its citizens safe by following the World Health Organization (WHO) advises on the measures that could be used in curbing the spread of the Corona virus infections.
Africa has been very lucky ever since the beginning of the world COVID 19 Pandemic which has continued to kill thousands and thousands of people worldwide.It's one of the continents which has not been hit had by this highly contagious disease despite scientist predictions last year.However, things may change with some of the countries now reporting cases of the Indian Covid 19 variant, which has caused great havock in India with hundreds of thousands new daily infections and thousands of fatalities daily.
The world health organization has finally approved the first vaccine from non western countries, after the Chinese vaccine was allowed for emergency use authorization.Chinese vaccine, Sinopharm ,has already been added in the list of authorized for emergency use fourth after Astrazeneca, Mordana, Johnson and Johnson and Pfizer vaccine.
Photo: Shutterstock COVID-19 vaccines are being given at a great speed throughout the world, with several millions of people already vaccinated, many people are feeling comfortable to go back to activities that once seemed dangerous, like visiting an hospital for a non-urgent issue.Here are the signs you should not go into an hospital; 1.
The WHO on Thursday warned a new wave of Covid-19 infection in Africa due to delayed vaccine supplies, a slow rollout and new variants.The African bureau of the UN agency said the continent had to catch up with the rest of the world in terms of vaccine rollouts. ''
Cancer still remains as one of the world threats and the most killer disease.Civical, kidney and prostate cancer are the most common cancers.According to WHO cancer claims larger percentage of lives compared to deaths caused by HIV /AIDS, Malaria and other diseases combined.However, if signs of a given type of cancer are identified in its early stages of development, it can be treated completely.
Garlic Whoever thought garlic breath would be good for you?Garlic battles bacteria including ( the one connected to some ulcers and stomach cancer).Research suggests that it reduces risk of developing stomach, colon,esophageal, pancreatic and breast cancer.The World Health Organization (WHO) recommend that adults consume approximately one clove of garlic daily to promote good health.
GENEVA, Switzerland May 9 – World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus declared Friday that China's "Sinopharm" COVID-19 immunization has been approved for crisis use.This makes it the primary Chinese antibody that has been authoritatively perceived by the WHO.This additionally implies that the China antibody can assume a larger part in aiding rout the COVID-19 pandemic.
The world Health Organization (WHO) warned of a new wave of covid-19 infections in Africa which will lead to many people loosing their lives,Due to delayed vaccine supplies ,a slow rollout and new variants will be seen .The African bereau of the United agency said that continet had to catch up with the rest of the world in terms of vaccines rollouts.
Photo: iStock For people who fear needles getting vaccinated can be intimidating.According to the World Health Organization (WHO), the size of the vaccine needle has nothing much to do with the vaccine you are receiving, and a lot to do with your weight.
In excess of 23 million individuals become sick every year by eating polluted food, as per WHO.What's more, according to another report, there are as a wide range of infections as there are stars in the sky.To hold our bodies back from turning out to be wiped out, the best arrangement is to develop our insusceptibility from the inside.
World health organization has today outlined that people living with the below non-communicable diseases are at higher risks of severe covid-19.According to WHO, the main risks of non-communicable diseases are tobacco, alcohol, air pollution, unhealthy diet and physical inactivity.WHO states that people living with the below listed non-communicable diseases have a higher risk to severe covid-19?
The World heath organization has finally approved the China's covid-19 vaccine.According to the organization, they agreed to approve on the drug to help in stopping the civic-19 spread across the Asian continent.According to the organization, the drug will help to reduce the spread of covid-19 which for the second time has put all economic activities in India to a stand still.
The WHO has approved the Sinopharm vaccine produced by Beijing Bio-Institute of Biological Products Company Ltd which is a subsidiary of China National Biotec Group for emergency use.This is a major boost to the fight against Covid-19.The vaccine was approved to be rolled out globally.The advantage of the vaccine is that it can be stored in the refrigerator and not in a freezer thus making it suitable for areas with limited resources.
India continues to struggle in containing covid-19 pandemic.In the last 24 hours 3,780 people have died from the virus with 382,315 new infections recorded.According to the World Health Organization(WHO) India has contributed to almost half of the cases recorded across the world in the last one week and a quarter of the fatalities.
Sinopharm vaccine manufactured by Chinese company now joins the list of other vaccines after getting approval from WHO.Initially WHO had approved Moderna, Pfizer, Johnson & Johnson and AstraZeneca vaccines.The vaccine is now allowed to be supplied to countries across the world.WHO has approved the new vaccine as an emergency vaccine to curb the shortages that is currently the major blow to the countries in the world.
Places with heavy industrial activities are usually not safe for human habitation.WHO and various local authorities classify such places as Hazardous for human habitation and below are some of the most dangerous places you should not live in because of great health concerns; 1.Cement factory.