Moderna Starts Clinical Trial on Omicron-Specific COVID-19 Booster in Adults

Moderna has started a clinical trial to test its COVID-19 vaccine booster shot specifically targeted against the highly contagious Omicron variant, the company announced on Jan. 26. Moderna said that its Phase 2 study, which is its first trial using …

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Fake Italian Gynecologist Victimizes 400 Women with Telemedicine Scam

Italian police have raided the house of a fake gynecologist who managed to trick and record at least 400 women into performing vaginal swabs during video calls. The fake doctor reportedly contacted hundreds of women on the phone anonymously to …

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Fake Italian Gynecologist Victimizes 400 Women with Telemedicine Scam

Italian police have raided the house of a fake gynecologist who managed to trick and record at least 400 women into performing vaginal swabs during video calls. The fake doctor reportedly contacted hundreds of women on the phone anonymously to …

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Myanmar Junta Arrests 18 Medics

Myanmar Junta has arrested 18 medics for providing treatment to patients who were members of “terrorist organizations,” a state-run newspaper said Wednesday, referring to outlawed anti-junta groups. “It was learned that unofficial medical treatment was being provided to the injured …

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Food and Medical Industry Help Boost UK Economic Growth in 2Q

Dining and medical services have unexpectedly accelerated Britain’s economic growth by 4.8 percent after lockdown restrictions created a surge in customers. The UK maintained its economic recovery with a growth accelerated by its further easing of lockdown restrictions last June. …

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Malaysian Doctors Stage Walkout Against Contract System Amid Worsening Outbreak

Malaysian doctors under the contract system have staged a strike calling for job security and better pays, amidst the country’s surge in Covid-19 infections which has overwhelmed the healthcare system.  Contract doctors across the country have called on the government …

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Medical Workers Protest on Twitter Against Tokyo Olympic Organizers’ Request for 500 Nurses

Medical workers backlashed after the request of the Tokyo Organizing Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games to the Japanese Nursing Association of 500 medical workers for the Tokyo Games 2020 amid pandemic. On Wednesday, a hashtag has trended on …

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