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Urgent infection control reform needed in hospitals worldwide

Urgent infection control reform needed in hospitals worldwide

Infection control reform in hospitals and care homes across the globe is needed urgently, say experts. The COVID-19 pandemic has presented new challenges for healthcare...
Government issues COVID-19 workplace infection control guidance

Government issues COVID-19 workplace infection control guidance

Following the launch of the Government’s test and trace service, it has issued COVID-19 infection control guidance for the workplace. From today people in England...
Coronavirus Global Response campaign aims for affordable vaccine for all

Coronavirus Global Response campaign aims for affordable vaccine for all

The European Commission’s Coronavirus Global Response campaign has teamed up with Global Citizen to launch the next phase of the campaign that aims to...
Experts provide insights on COVID-19 antibody tests

Experts provide insights on COVID-19 antibody tests

In this article Professor Georgina Ellison-Hughes, Dr Rocio Martinez-Nunez, and Dr Rui Ribeiro Galao, Faculty of Life Sciences & Medicine, King’s College London, provide...
UN gives recommendations on mental health support following COVID-19

UN gives recommendations on mental health support following COVID-19

COVID-19 is a physical health crisis that is straining healthcare systems across the globe, however, it is also having a severe impact on mental...
Discover the WHO COVID-19 Solidarity Fund

Discover the WHO COVID-19 Solidarity Fund

The World Health Organization has set up a COVID-19 Solidarity Fund to help countries across the world respond to the crisis. Citizens and businesses across...
Remote mental health treatment for young people with depression

Remote mental health treatment for young people with depression

A new, remote mental health treatment that helps young people suffering from anxiety and depression will now be made available on the NHS. The online...
Improving ‘One Health’ is more important than the COVID-19 blame game

Improving ‘One Health’ is more important than the COVID-19 blame game

Dr Simon Doherty, Institute for Global Food Security at Queen’s University Belfast, and Senior Vice-President of the British Veterinary Association discusses the links between...
New technology can detect virus antibodies in just 20 minutes

New technology can detect virus antibodies in just 20 minutes

New technology has allowed researchers to detect anti-avian influenza virus antibodies in blood serum in 20 minutes. Using a portable analyser, the researchers have developed...
Local authorities to work with NHS to contain COVID-19 infections

Local authorities to work with NHS to contain COVID-19 infections

Local UK authorities will work alongside the NHS and stakeholders to develop tailored outbreak control plans in a bid to contain COVID-19 infections. Local authorities...
Healthcare professionals need adequate PPE to treat COVID-19 patients

Healthcare professionals need adequate PPE to treat COVID-19 patients

We cannot expect healthcare professionals to treat COVID-19 patients without adequate personal protective equipment (PPE), an expert has wrote. Writing in the Journal of Medical...
Infection control market expected to reach €26.63bn by 2025

Infection control market expected to reach €26.63bn by 2025

Analysis has shown that the infection control market is expected of reach in excess of USD €26.63bn by 2025. The infection control market expected to...

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