Health

During COVID-19, nurses face significant burnout risks

Early in the COVID-19 pandemic, more than 40 percent of nurses and other health care workers had risks associated with an increased likelihood of burnout, reports a survey study in the August issue of the American Journal ...

Vaccination

WHO boss says vaccine IP waiver not a property 'snatch'

The World Health Organization on Wednesday sought to reassure pharmaceutical companies that a proposal to suspend patent rights on COVID-19 vaccines was not a bid to "snatch" their intellecutual property rights.

Vaccination

Hundreds of Ugandans given fake COVID jabs: health officials

At least 800 people in Uganda were given fake coronavirus vaccines—some injected with water—in a scam that involved "unscrupulous" doctors and health workers, government officials said Wednesday.