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Pacientes aguardam testagem para covid-19 na Unidade de Pronto Atendimento (UPA) Tijuca. A Secretaria de Estado de Saúde aplica testes rápidos de antígeno e RT-PCR em pessoas com sintomas leves ou contato com infectados.
Health

New COVID-19 test submitted to Brazil’s national drug regulator

The request concerns test capable of differentiating between Influenza A, B, and Sars-CoV-2, making the diagnosis of these illnesses possible with a single test.

Fachada do edifício sede da Agência Nacional de Vigilância Sanitária (Anvisa).
Health

Brazil revokes permit granted to Israeli antiviral spray

To Brazil’s national drug regulator Anvisa, no studies available are said to demonstrate efficiency

Vitrine de roupas em loja de rua, comércio no Centro do Rio
Economy

Brazilian families end 2021 with record debt

In the evaluation by income bracket, the average indebtedness of families with up to 10 monthly minimum wages increased 4.3 percentage points, reaching 72.1% of the total families.

O secretário municipal de Saúde do Rio, Daniel Soranz aplica a primeira dose da vacina contra Covid-19 em crianças, no Rio de Janeiro
Health

COVID-19: Over 80% of parents plan to vaccinate kids

A study by the Oswaldo Cruz Foundation (Fiocruz), reveals that the main reasons behind vaccine hesitancy were fear of adverse effects and alleged long-term effects.

O ministro da Saúde, Marcelo Queiroga, durante ato de testagem para diagnóstico da Covid-19 na cidade de Monteiro (PB), 17.01.2022. Fotos: Walterson Rosa/MS.
Health

Brazil minister urges redoubled caution over vaccination

The warning was issued following an incident in the city of Lucena, outside João Pessoa, capital of the state of Paraíba, where some 40 children were mistakenly vaccinated with adult doses.