increase in the number of cases of PIMS, an anti-inflammatory syndrome that affects children

In a document published Thursday, the Public Health Agency France is alarmed by a “very marked increase” in cases of pediatric multi-system inflammatory syndrome since the beginning of the year, a set of cardiac disorders which often reflect the rare severe forms of Covid-19 in children. PIMS is spreading among young children. Public Health France … Read more

why some people still haven’t got it?

For two years, SARS-CoV-2 has been part of our daily lives. Some people are exposed regularly and have still not been contaminated. Luck, unnoticed infection or genetics? Futura provides some answers. You will also be interested [EN VIDÉO] Are we protected against Covid by having been infected? A coronavirus infection induces an acquired immune response. … Read more

Covid – Santé Publique France gives the alert: cases of PIMS in children have increased “very markedly” since the beginning of the year

We now know a little more about this PIMS, this severe inflammatory form, often linked to the coronavirus and which scares all parents. Public Health France (re) gives the alert following a new rebound in cases in hospitals in France. 849 cases of PIMS linked to SARS-CoV-2 have been detected since the start of the … Read more

in the United States, a man is refused a heart transplant because he is not vaccinated

DJ Ferguson was removed from the list of people awaiting a transplant, the hospital wanting to ensure “that a patient who receives a transplanted organ has the best chance of survival”. Suffering from a hereditary heart disease, DJ Ferguson, a 31-year-old American, would normally be at the top of the waiting list of patients waiting … Read more

With one mutation: Wuhan researchers keep an eye on NeoCoV, another coronavirus With one mutation: Wuhan researchers keep an eye on NeoCoV, another coronavirus With one mutation: Wuhan researchers keep an eye on NeoCoV, another coronavirus Close to MERS-CoV 2, the NeoCov coronavirus identified in bats in South Africa has a receptor capable of mutating to infiltrate… 27.01.2022, Sputnik France 2022-01-27T15:01+0100 2022-01-27T15:01+0100 2022-01-27T16:18+0100 South Africa researchers … Read more

DIRECT. Covid-19: charging for care for the unvaccinated, the idea raised by Martin Hirsch is controversial

To follow live regional, national and international information on the Covid-19 epidemic, this Thursday, January 27, 2022. – 12:30 p.m.: the director of the APHP wishes to charge the non-vaccinated The director of Paris hospitals (APHP), Martin Hirsch, said he was in favor, between the lines, of the end of free access for all in … Read more

a nasal vaccine would be able to block all transmission and would be effective against all variants!

Even if they make it possible to limit the serious forms of the disease, vaccines against Covid-19 do not prevent the transmission of the virus between people. When can we finally abandon barrier gestures? A new French vaccine would seem capable of meeting this challenge! In addition, its mode of administration is original: it is … Read more

Vaccinations of children against Covid-19: the agreement of only one parent is enough, but is it really useful against Omicron?

While all children aged 5 to 11 can be vaccinated against Covid-19 since the end of December, only 200,000 of them have received a first dose, out of the 5 million who can benefit from it, explains AFP. It must be said that vaccination convinces parents little, especially in the face of the wave of … Read more

To vaccinate children against Covid, the agreement of a single parent is again sufficient

PANDEMIC – “The objective […] it is that we vaccinate all eligible children”, declared, this Tuesday, January 25, an official of the Ministry of Health, during a press conference. Indeed, one month after its opening to 5-11 year olds, the vaccination of children against Covid remains very much in the minority in France. The executive … Read more