ATHENS – While the New Democracy government is easing health restrictions for rabid anti-vaxxers, those fully vaccinated against COVID-19 may need a fourth shot in the autumn.
NEW YORK (AP) — President Joe Biden promised to distribute hundreds of millions of free COVID-19 tests and to open more testing sites to fight surging infections, but the stepped-up efforts will not come in time for people who want to find out if they are infected before the holidays.
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Outside a foreign currency exchange in Zimbabwe’s capital, hordes of people desperate for U.
NEW YORK (AP) — Soaring COVID-19 case numbers, long testing lines and event cancellations might feel a bit like déjà vu, but so far New York City hospitals aren’t seeing a repeat of the surges that swamped emergency rooms early in the pandemic.
DETROIT (AP) — Hospitals across the country are struggling to cope with burnout among doctors, nurses and other workers, already buffeted by a crush of patients from the ongoing surge of the COVID-19 delta variant and now bracing for the fallout of another highly transmissible mutation.
ATHENS – Although there are signs that the COVID-19 pandemic in Greece may be receding despite high numbers of anti-vaxxers, Health Minister Thanos Plevris said health authorities could impose restrictions again if the Omicron Variant spreads as it is doing in the European Union.
New York announced three more cases of the omicron variant of the coronavirus Saturday, bringing the number of state cases linked to the new variant to eight.
ATHENS - The rising COVID-19 pandemic in Greece could crest right at Christmas as the New Democracy government is scrambling to save the critical shopping period for businesses while barring the unvaccinated from going into most public gathering places.
ATHENS - A recent law aimed at preventing the spread of disinformation and conspiracy theories about the COVID-19 pandemic is being used in Greece to prosecute anti-vaxxers and others.
ATHENS - A mixed bag of health restrictions - but no lockdown - is the New Democracy government’s plan to keep a slow-rolling economic recovery going and help retailers during the Christmas period despite the resurging COVID-19 pandemic.
ATHENS - Greece reported 4,108 new confirmed coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours, of which 10 were identified at entry points to the country, the National Public Health Organisation (NPHO) said on Sunday.