COVID-19 / Coronavirus

EAN Congress: COVID-19 leads to significant cognitive and behavioural problems in patients

2021-06-21 06:01

VIENNA, June 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- COVID-19 patients suffer from cognitive and behavioural problems two months after being discharged from hospital, a new study presented at the 7th Congress of the European Academy of Neurology has found[1]. Issues with memory, spatial awareness and informati...

International Coalition Formed by Sports-Focused NGOs Seeks to Promote Health Protocol Verification of Venue Operations at Global Scale in Light of COVID-19

2021-06-19 07:00 1893

NEW YORK, June 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- A coalition of some of the world's most prominent non-governmental organizations focused on sports and planetary health announced today that they have joined with the International WELL Building Institute (IWBI) to launch a global awareness campaign to adva...

CGTN: What does a people-centered philosophy mean for China?

2021-06-19 06:05 2004

BEIJING, June 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- In China's fight against COVID-19, more than 39 million members of the Communist Party ofChina (CPC) fought the virus on the frontline while over 13 million volunteers rendered their services at the community level. Nearly 400 of them laid down their lives i...

Happiness Biotech Launched Beta Version Of Happy Buy International, Promoting Cross-border E-Commerce SaaS Services

2021-06-18 22:30 8624

NANPING, China, June 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Happiness Biotech Group Limited (the "Company" or Nasdaq: HAPP), an innovativeChina-based nutraceutical and dietary supplements producer and e-commerce services provider, announced today that the Company launched the beta version of official site of H...

China and India Combat Coronavirus Pandemic Together: Online Ceremony Held for the Handover of Medical Supplies to Aid India

2021-06-18 16:15 839

HONG KONG, June 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- On 11 June 2021, an online ceremony was held for the handover of anti-pandemic supplies to aidIndia. Medical supplies toIndia included 135 oxygen concentrators, 5 ventilators and 3,300 KN95 masks. Present at the event were Tang Guocai, Chinese Consul Gener...

Reckitt and Shopee support Filipinos in fight against pandemic with 'Protection Starts Within' campaign

2021-06-18 15:00 924

MANILA, Philippines, June 18, 2021  /PRNewswire/ -- Reckitt, the global leader in health, hygiene and nutrition, partners with Shopee, the leading e-commerce platform inSoutheast Asia and Taiwan to launch its first "Protection Starts Within" regional initiative held across six markets. This colla...

Latest testing confirms Viraleze highly effective against Alpha, Beta and Gamma COVID variants

2021-06-18 14:16 8533

MELBOURNE, Australia, June 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- New data released today shows thatAustralia's Viraleze™ anti-COVID nasal spray is more than 99.9% effective against three of the four deadliest variants of the SARS-CoV-2 virus. ...

Latest testing confirms Viraleze highly effective against Alpha, Beta and Gamma COVID variants

2021-06-18 14:04 8460

MELBOURNE, Australia, June 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- New data released today shows thatAustralia's Viraleze™ anti-COVID nasal spray is more than 99.9% effective against three of the four deadliest variants of the SARS-CoV-2 virus. ...

From Bayer China to IVF Applications: A Summary of VeChain's Blockchain-based Use Cases in Medical and Healthcare

2021-06-18 08:00 1353

SHANGHAI, June 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Reform in the field of medicine has become a global priority following the impact of the global pandemic. Undoubtedly, blockchain technology holds huge promise. From advancing key healthcare services to the production and supply of drugs to advanced AI ima...

RBC Expands Global Youth Charity Program - RBC Charity Day for the Kids

2021-06-17 20:00 611

* Virtual celebrations held by RBC Capital Markets employees in Canada, U.S., U.K.,France, Germany, Japan, Hong Kong, Australia, Barbados and Bahamas * US$5 million donated to over 50 charities worldwide SYDNEY, June 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of a global charitable initiative called RBC...

Elekta radiotherapy system designed for changing cancer landscape now available for U.S. patients

2021-06-17 14:38 12162

ATLANTA, June 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) announced today that its Elekta Harmony* radiation therapy system recently received U.S. FDA 510(k) clearance, paving the way for U.S. clinics to harness the system to treat a comprehensive range of indications using the latest radiotherap...

World less peaceful as civil unrest and political instability increases due to COVID-19 pandemic, reveals IEP

2021-06-17 12:00 887

LONDON, June 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Today marks the launch of the 15th edition of the Global Peace Index from the international think-tank the Institute for Economics & Peace  (IEP). Key results * Civil unrest rose globally by 10%, with Belarus recording th...

Cigna Survey Confirms Mental Health Services and Support Critical to Global Pandemic Recovery

2021-06-17 11:38 11919

* Markets with higher COVID-19 vaccination rates report better outlook on health and well-being * Mental health seen as most important influence of whole person health, virtual mental health consultations increased 89 percent since beginning of pandemic * Employees expect more from employer...

Reckitt and Shopee support Malaysians in fight against pandemic with 'Protection Starts Within' campaign

2021-06-17 09:00 956

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, June 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Reckitt, the global leader in health, hygiene and nutrition, partners with Shopee, the leading e-commerce platform inSoutheast Asia and Taiwan to launch its first "Protection Starts Within" regional initiative held across six markets. This ...

Zhongchao Inc. Partners with a Subsidiary of AbbVie Inc. (NYSE: ABBV) for Medical Education Services

2021-06-16 18:30 1794

SHANGHAI, June 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Zhongchao Inc. (NASDAQ: ZCMD) ("Zhongchao" or the "Company"), a healthcare services company offering online healthcare information, professional training and educational services, today announced the cooperation in physician education with AbbVie Pharmaceut...

SMIC Liver Transplant Program's Ninth Donation Raised Over 33 Million Yuan

2021-06-16 17:48 6549

SHANGHAI, June 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- On June 16th, Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation held its 9th SMIC Liver Transplant Program Donation Ceremony at Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine's Renji Hospital. As of this year, SMIC has cumulatively raised over33 milli...

Global Forum on Nicotine: Experts call for worldwide access to safer nicotine to reduce deadly smoking-related harms

2021-06-16 15:00 750

LIVERPOOL, England, June 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- International public health specialists, scientists, doctors, tobacco control experts and consumers are convening for theGlobal Forum on Nicotine 2021 (#GFN21) on 17 and 18 June inLiverpool, UK, and streaming free online

Clarivate Report Demonstrates that Nations or Institutions with Diverse Research Priorities Respond More Comprehensively to Unprecedented Scientific Challenges

2021-06-16 15:00 7373

Forward-looking approach offers a valuable new tool for anticipating and preparing for the unexpected LONDON, June 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Clarivate Plc (NYSE: CLVT), a global leader in providing trusted information and insights to accelerate the pace of innovation, today released a new Global ...

Carepool Asia - Malaysia's first multi-disciplinary digital healthcare platform that offers unlimited telehealth appointments

2021-06-16 12:35 899

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, June 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- CAREPOOL ASIA, an innovative digital health platform launches its new, affordable digital health packages, the first telehealth platform that offers unlimited consultation services via a monthly subscription fee, as low asRM170 per month for t...

Medidata Becomes First Company to Offer End-to-End, Unified, Secure Platform for Decentralization of Clinical Trials (DCT)

2021-06-16 09:11 928

* The first company in the world to unify direct patient data capture technology with study oversight and monitoring, Medidata redefines end-to-end decentralization for sponsors and CROs * The unique Medidata Trial Dial™ concept provides the industry's highest level of customization for c...

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