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France and Germany appoint WHO chief Tedros for second term | Health Info

By JAMEY KEATEN, Associated Press GENEVA (AP) – Germany and France have said they and other countries in the European Union have appointed Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus of Ethiopia for a second term as Director General of the World Organization of health. This is the first time that a candidate for the top post at the […]

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The vaccines approved by the WHO now OK for the French health pass on two conditions

People in France who have received certain Covid vaccines not recognized by the European Medicines Agency (EMA) will now be able to create a French health pass. A decree which appeared in France’s official legal publication yesterday (September 23) has adapted the original list of accepted vaccines to include those recognized by the World Health […]

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Summary of current events on health: the French company Carmat announces the first implant of its artificial heart in a woman; EU says people vaccinated with AstraZeneca should be able to travel to US and elsewhere

Here is a summary of the current health briefs. French company Carmat announces the first implantation of its artificial heart in a woman The French artificial heart manufacturer Carmat announced on Tuesday that it had carried out the first implant of its Aeson artificial heart in a woman. The company said the procedure was performed […]

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Latest coronavirus: New York schools to start weekly Covid testing

Angry Indians accuse UK of racism and discrimination, after India was excluded from a list of countries from which fully vaccinated people can travel to England without mandatory 10-day home isolation and onerous testing requirements. The UK government announced on Friday it was easing restrictions on travelers who had been fully vaccinated in the US, […]

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What we know about Brian Laundrie, Gabby Petito’s fiancé

Brian Laundrie, originally from Long Island, is Gabrielle Petito’s fiancé and a “person of interest” in her disappearance, as he was the last person known to have been with her before her disappearance, authorities said. Mr Laundrie, 23, is himself reported missing after his parents reported to authorities that they had not seen him since […]

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French fury against the US-Australian sub-agreement

TIT IS NOW that Jean-Yves Le Drian, the French Minister of Foreign Affairs, qualified on September 16 the agreement of “stab in the back”, the anger in Paris was obvious. The next day, the French recalled their ambassador to Washington, DC (and that to Australia), for the first time since the 1790s. The announcement by […]

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From television to the French presidency? Eric Zemmour eyeing Trump’s path

A longtime journalist for the conservative daily Le Figaro, Mr. Zemmour has become a best-selling author over the past decade with books describing a declining France threatened by what he claimed to be an Islam that does not share the fundamental values ​​of France. His fame and influence reached another level after becoming the star […]

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Schools in Florida’s capital will require masks – Daily Bulletin

By the associated press TALLAHASSEE, Fla .– The principal of the Florida capital school on Sunday announced that masks will be required for students in Kindergarten to Grade 8, becoming the Seventh District to defy Gov. Ron DeSantis’ ban on these COVID-19 warrants. Leon County Superintendent Rocky Hanna said the district has seen positive tests […]

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French health pass leads to increase in COVID-19 tests as vaccinations slow

PARIS – French biologists and pharmacists carried out a record number of COVID-19 tests in the week following the extension of the country’s “health pass” to restaurants, trains and other activities. A health pass and QR code are provided for those who are vaccinated or who have recovered from COVID-19 in the past six months […]

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Coronavirus: California becomes first state to mandate vaccination or regular testing for teachers – as happened

Turkey is moving towards a vaccination mandate for teachers, students and their families as the vaccination rate slows and infections increase. Fahrettin Koca, the country’s health minister, said “face-to-face education is a must” and that the government will implement measures to ensure that teachers, eligible students and the families they live with receive their vaccines. […]