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Dengue fever raises new challenge for Bangladesh amid pandemic

Dengue fever raises new challenge for Bangladesh amid pandemic

Out of nearly 1,680 dengue infections this year, 1,304 were diagnosed only in July, says health official

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Over 3.47B coronavirus vaccine shots administered worldwide
13.07.2021

Over 3.47B coronavirus vaccine shots administered worldwide

Turkey ranks 9th with more than 59M jabs given across country

New COVID rules for Northern Cypriot border crossing
12.07.2021

New COVID rules for Northern Cypriot border crossing

Rise in virus cases leads to new measures against COVID-19 at border crossing with southern neighbor

Human genome editing can aid global health, says WHO
12.07.2021

Human genome editing can aid global health, says WHO

Editing human genome can help treat disease, but its use must benefit all, with focus on safety, ethics, says WHO expert

Turkey administers over 330,000 COVID-19 vaccine shots in 24 hours
11.07.2021

Turkey administers over 330,000 COVID-19 vaccine shots in 24 hours

More than 57.7M vaccine doses given in country since January, shows Health Ministry data

As facilities collapse, Indonesia doctors must choose among virus patients
10.07.2021

As facilities collapse, Indonesia doctors must choose among virus patients

Medical personnel no longer able to treat all who come to hospitals, says emergency medicine specialist