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Why are COVID deaths spiralling in Bangladesh? Health experts weigh in

Jashore is one of many districts where the community transmission of the Delta variant, originating across the border in India, has caused a sharp upturn in COVID-19 infections and deaths. Pradeepta Chowdhury, a doctor at Keshabpur Health Complex, told bdnews24.com: “The patients who are coming in now have very low oxygen saturation. It is becoming… Read More »

As COVID deaths soar in Brazil, Bolsonaro hails an untested nasal spray

But this is no time for new restrictions on businesses and transit, President Jair Bolsonaro said defiantly Thursday. Instead, his government is placing tremendous hope in an experimental nasal spray, under development in Israel to treat severely ill COVID-19 patients, that the president has called a “miraculous product.” On Saturday, Foreign Minister Ernesto Araújo is… Read More »