Breastfeeding mothers – whether they are “suspected COVID19 or are COVID19 positive” – must be encouraged to fulfil their obligations to their newborns and babies.
World Diabetes Day is the primary global awareness campaign focusing on diabetes mellitus and is held on 14 November each year. The UAE Ministry of Health and Prevention observed this day in connection with the 2020 theme
The World Health Organization expects Europe to see a rise in the daily number of COVID-19 deaths in October and November.
"I have been identified as a contact of someone who has tested positive for COVID-19. I am well and without symptoms but will self-quarantine over the coming days, in line with WHO protocols, and work from home," Ghebreyesus said in a Tweet.
The UAE has dispatched more aid to Lebanon to help emergency relief efforts in Beirut. The move follows the directives of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai.
Leading experts, officials, and researchers participating in an E-Symposium organised by Abu Dhabi-based Trends Research & Advisory stressed on the need for collective global efforts to develop a vaccine to combat the COVID-19 pandemic.
The health group and a number of experts have stated that face coverings must be replaced if they become damp and urged government officials to provide the public with “clear advice” about wearing masks during wet weather.
Everyone’s full potential shall be harnessed and developed through more openness and acceptance of mental health as a public issue, combined with well-studied most pertinent policies jointly acted upon.
The World Health Organization says its survey, conducted between June and August in 130 countries, is the first to detail the "devastating impact” of COVID-19 on access to mental health services.
Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has been quoted as saying that Pakistan deployed the infrastructure built up over many years for polio to combat Covid-19. Community health workers who have been trained to go door-to-door vaccinating children for polio have been utilised for surveillance, contact tracing and care.