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GPs shoulder greater responsibilities in battle against Covid-19 Omicron variant by straitstimes.com
SINGAPORE - General practitioners (GPs) are taking on more responsibilities in Singapore's Covid-19 fight against the highly contagious Omicron variant. There ...
US restricts use of 2 treatments ineffective against Covid-19 variant Omicron by straitstimes.com
WASHINGTON (BLOOMBERG) - United States regulators restricted the use of a pair of Covid-19 monoclonal antibody therapies after scientific evidence suggested the...
Thousands protest in Belgium against Covid-19 rules by straitstimes.com
BRUSSELS (AFP) - Thousands of demonstrators marched through Brussels on Sunday (Jan 23) to protest anti-coronavirus rules as the Omicron wave causes infections ...
Fauci cautiously optimistic US Covid-19 Omicron wave peaking, cases could fall by straitstimes.com
WASHINGTON (NYTIMES, BLOOMBERG)) President Joe Biden's chief medical adviser on Covid-19 sounded cautiously optimistic on Sunday (Jan 24) that the Omicron wave ...
Omicron reinfections unlikely over several months, Fauci says by straitstimes.com
WASHINGTON (BLOOMBERG) - It's extremely unlikely that a person can be reinfected with Omicron, at least in the short-term, President Joe Biden's top medical adv...
Thousands protest in Sweden against Covid-19 vaccine pass by straitstimes.com
STOCKHOLM (AFP) - Thousands of protesters demonstrated in Sweden's two biggest cities on Saturday (Jan 22) against the use of Covid-19 vaccine passes, in marche...
US airliner turns back in mid-flight due to passenger defying Covid-19 mask rule by straitstimes.com
WASHINGTON (AFP) - An American Airlines jetliner headed from Miami to London turned around in mid-flight Thursday (Jan 20) because a passenger refused to wear a...