Sharp drop in hospitalizations | VAT News

Quebec has 1,493 people positive for COVID-19 in its hospitals, including 51 patients in intensive care. In addition, 12 deaths are added to the balance sheet. THE SITUATION IN QUEBEC AS OF MAY 20, 2022 – 1,060,657 people infected (+612*) – 15,338 deaths (+12) – 1493 people hospitalized *72 entries *141 outputs – 51 people … Read more

COVID-19: the promise of new vaccines targeting T cells

Vaccines against COVID-19 do an excellent job of preventing most people from developing a severe form of the disease, but they lack efficacy for those with compromised immune systems. In healthy subjects, the functioning of current vaccines is based on the production of antibodies which bind to the SARS-CoV-2 virus and prevent it from infecting … Read more

World Malaria Day: British group GSK’s vaccine must be widely distributed

Malaria (another name for malaria), which is World Day on Monday, April 25, caused the death of 627,000 people worldwide in 2020, according to an estimate by the World Health Organization (WHO). The number of deaths increased by 12% over 12 months, mainly due to “disturbances” in access to care linked to the Covid-19 pandemic. … Read more

Covid long: persistent symptoms months after the first wave | Newsroom

Sorry, this article is only available in English. Participants completed several questionnaires about their symptoms © Adobe Stock Several months after being infected with SARS-CoV-2, symptoms persist in some patients. We are talking about a long Covid or a “post-Covid” state. Still poorly understood, this phenomenon is now carefully studied by scientists in order to … Read more

Covid long: persistent symptoms months after the first wave | Press room

Participants completed several questionnaires about their symptoms © Adobe Stock Several months after being infected with SARS-CoV-2, symptoms persist in some patients. We are talking about a long Covid or a “post-Covid” state. Still poorly understood, this phenomenon is now carefully studied by scientists in order to enrich knowledge on the subject and to offer … Read more