Global sentiments towards Covid-19 shifts from fear to anger – ET HealthWorld

SINGAPORE: The people’s feelings towards Covid-19 around the world have shifted from fear to anger as the pandemic developed, say researchers. The study, published in the journal JMIR Public Health & Surveillance, observed that tweets reflecting fear, while dominant at the start of the outbreak due to the uncertainty surrounding the Covid-19, have tapered off […]

How the world missed COVID-19’s silent spread – ET HealthWorld

By Matt Apuzzo, Selam Gebrekidan & David D. KirkpatrickMUNICH: Dr. Camilla Rothe was about to leave for dinner when the government laboratory called with the surprising test result. Positive. It was Jan. 27. She had just discovered Germany’s first case of the new coronavirus. But the diagnosis made no sense. Her patient, a businessman from […]

Harsh Vardhan elected as WHO's Executive Board chairman - ET HealthWorld

Harsh Vardhan elected as WHO’s Executive Board chairman – ET HealthWorld

New Delhi: Dr Harsh Vardhan, Minister of Health and Family Welfare, India, was today elected the Chair of World Health Organization’s Executive Board. “I feel deeply honored to have the trust and faith of all of you. India, and my countrymen, too, feel privileged that this honor has been bestowed upon us. I will work […]