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The Latest: Sudan billionaire urges more vaccines for Africa

KAMPALA, Uganda — Billionaire philanthropist Mo Ibrahim is criticizing vaccine hoarding by wealthy nations, urging the international community to “walk the talk” as Africa desperately lags behind in vaccinating against COVID-19. Ibrahim, a British mobile phone magnate who was born in Sudan, is hailed as a voice of moral authority across Africa. The 75-year-old earned… Read More »

Bangladesh warns of more thunderstorms as lightning strikes kill 17 in a day  

The death toll on Sunday was highest in Chattogram. Besides six deaths from lightning strikes in parts of the region, Sitakunda experienced 100 millimetres of rains, which was also the highest in the country. As many as five people died in Sirajganj, two in Tangail and Feni each, and one each in Rangpur and Munshiganj,… Read More »

Mixing COVID vaccines is safe, despite more mild-moderate symptoms, study suggests

Breadcrumb Trail Links News Health Canada The mix-and-match trial led by University of Oxford researchers is being watched by health authorities the world over, including Canada Author of the article: Sharon Kirkey Publishing date: May 12, 2021  •  9 hours ago  •  4 minute read  •  54 Comments Vials of AstraZeneca and Pfizer vaccines. Photo by… Read More »

Consumers’ Health Concerns Grow in the Pandemic Across All Categories – And More Trust Virtual Care

While the “in-person” visit to a doctor or medical professional continues to rank first as consumers’ most-trusted information source, the virtual doc or clinician rose in trust during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to Euromonitor’s latest read on Consumer Health: Changes in Consumer Behaviour during COVID-19 . The first four most-trusted sources for health information in… Read More »

‘Read more books’ says leading purpose and performance coach Mark Whittle – here’s why reading is so important for our wellbeing

Reading is one of our greatest skills says Purpose and Performance Coach, Mark Whittle. Join us every week for productivity hacks, lifestyle changes and tools to help you through the rest of lockdown  Reading is a privilege. To be able to read, is a privilege. The first written communication dates back to 3,500BC and those who could read, would hold… Read More »