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US Government donates 5.5 Million Pfizer Vaccines to the Caribbean Community...

CARICOM Secretariat, Turkeyen, Greater Georgetown, Guyana - The US Government has generously gifted the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) with 5.5 million doses of Pfizer vaccines.  This...

Premier Brantley: Lockdown necessary to prevent COVID-19 outbreak on Nevis

IA CHARLESTOWN NEVIS (July 05, 2021) - - Premier Hon. Mark Brantley says the full lockdown now in effect on Nevis was necessary to prevent...

Nevis records 16th case of COVID-19

NIA CHARLESTOWN NEVIS (June 30, 2021) -- The following is a media release issued by the Ministry of Health in the Nevis Island Administration.  On June 29,...

SKN Hopes to Vaccinate 10k by April 16, Herd Immunity by...

Basseterre, St. Kitts, March 25, 2021 (SKNIS): The Ministry of Health is aiming to vaccinate 10,000 persons on or before April 16, 2021, says Chief Medical Officer...

PAHO: COVID-19 Affected Every Country In Americas In 2020.

Washington, D.C., December 30, 2020 (PAHO)—The COVID-19 pandemic swept through every country in the Americas in 2020, infecting more than 35 million people and...

Argentina Not Crying Over Sputnik V Vaccine.

December 29th, 2020 (RT)--Argentine President Alberto Fernandez has dismissed fears of using Russia’s Sputnik V to vaccinate the population, arguing that the inoculation fell...

How Did The COVID-19 Vaccines Develop So Fast?

December 26th, 2020 (Stat News) --Never before have prospective vaccines for a pathogen entered final-stage clinical trials as rapidly as vaccine candidates for Covid-19,...

Argentina Hopes To Produce Russian Sputnik V Vaccine.

MOSCOW, (Sputnik) - Argentina hopes to receive Russia's technology for the production of Sputnik V vaccine against COVID-19, acquiring the capacity to self-produce the...

Covid: Mexico, Chile and Costa Rica begin mass vaccination

December 24th, 2020 (BBC)--A Mexican nurse became the first person in Latin America to receive a coronavirus jab when her country began its vaccination...

Dominican Doctors Claim To Have Cure For Covid-19, But Does It...

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic--At least 6,000 Covid-19 positive patients have been treated with excellent results using the drug ivermectin, by doctors belonging to the...

Happy Birthday, Dr. Fauci!

WASHINGTON, DC--December 23rd, 2020 (The Guardian)--The wife of America’s top public health official, herself a National Institutes of Health bioethicist, had to get creative...

17% Of People In Dominican Shopping Malls Positive For COVID-19 According...

SANTO DOMINGO. Dominican Republic--December 23rd, 2020--The Minister of Public Health, Plutarco Arias, affirmed this Wednesday that between 17% and 16% of the people who...

Malone Says 9 Visitors Brought Covid-19 Into BVI Since December 1st,...

ROADTOWN, BVI--December 20th, 2020--Health Minister Carvin Malone has reported that there are now 11 active cases of COVID-19 in the British Virgin Islands. The Health...

Biggest Lie Of 2020 Award Goes To Coronavirus Disinfodemic.

Daniel Funke, PolitiFact and Katie Sanders, PolitiFact December 16, 2020--A Florida taxi driver and his wife had seen enough conspiracy theories online to believe the...

‘Report Thy Neighbor’: UK Home Secretary At Center Of Seasonal Snitching...

LONDON, UK--December 17th, 2020--The British Home Secretary, who is in charge of law enforcement in the UK,  has said that if she saw someone...

Refridgerator Units, Body Bags, And Vaccines Hit Headlines In US.

NEWARK, N.J. (Reuters) - The United States expanded its rollout of the newly approved COVID-19 vaccine to hundreds of additional distribution centers on Tuesday,...

PAHO Says Get Ready For Covid-19 Surge, Boost Hospital Capacity

More than 753,000 deaths and 28.5 million cases reported in the Americas. Countries in the Americas have secured more than $1 billion in down payments...

Venezuela Blocks Dominican, Other Passenger Flights Citing Covid-19.

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic--Venezuela president, Nicolás Maduro, on Monday announced a ban on flights to and from the Dominican Republic, alleging that from this...

Fauci Predicts Covid-19 ‘Herd Immunity’ In 2021.

WASHINGTON, DC.--December 15th, 2020--Dr. Anthony Fauci predicted yesterday that the United States could achieve herd immunity against Covid-19 by "the end of the second...

US Covid-19 Cases Top 16 Million And No End In Sight.

(GT) December 13th, 2020--The total number of COVID-19 cases in the United States topped 16 million on Saturday, according to the Center for Systems...

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