Idaho ration health care statewide amid massive COVID surge

BOISE, Idaho – Public health officials in Idaho on Thursday expanded statewide healthcare rationing amid a massive increase in the number of coronavirus patients requiring hospitalization. The Idaho Department of Health and Welfare made the announcement after the St. Luke Health System, Idaho’s largest hospital system, asked health officials in the Idaho on Wednesday. State … Read more

More than half of states have slashed public health powers in the event of a pandemic

By Lauren Weber and Anna Maria Barry-Jester Republican lawmakers in more than half of U.S. states, spurred on by voters angry at lockdowns and mask warrants, are removing powers that state and local authorities use to protect the public from infectious disease. A KHN review of hundreds of pieces of legislation found that in all … Read more

EU allocates 30 billion euros to the health crisis agency

European Union announces it will fund its new health preparedness and rapid response agency to the tune of 30 billion euros over the next six years Through RAF CASERT Associated Press September 16, 2021, 11:58 • 3 minutes to read Share on FacebookShare on twitterEmail this article BRUSSELS – The European Union announced on Thursday … Read more

EU allocates 30 billion euros to the Health Crisis Agency

By RAF CASERT, Associated Press BRUSSELS (AP) – The European Union announced on Thursday that it would fund its new health preparedness and rapid response agency to the tune of 30 billion euros ($ 35 billion) over the next six years, pushing it even higher if the individual efforts of member countries and the private … Read more

Government of Trinidad: Nicki Minaj’s claim about swollen testicles is bullshit

Trinidad and Tobago’s health minister said on Wednesday government officials had “wasted” time “running [a] false statement ”made by Nicki Minaj of swollen testicles possibly linked to the COVID-19 vaccine. On Monday afternoon, the rapper lit up the internet when she affirmed in a tweet that his “cousin in Trinidad will not receive the vaccine … Read more

Health officials in UK and Trinidad refute Nicki Minaj’s ‘false claim’ Covid shots cause testicular swelling

UK health officials in Trinidad refuted rapper Nicki Minaj’s ‘false claim’ that her cousin’s friend’s testicles swelled after receiving a Covid-19 vaccine in her home country , Trinidad. In an Instagram story posted Wednesday night, Minaj said she was in “Twitter jail.” “They didn’t like what I was saying over there on that block, I … Read more