May 9, 2021

Global COVID-19 infections nearing 160 million

According to Worldometer, the global count for reported COVID-19 cases as of 10:00 a.m. today, Sunday, May 9, 2021, stood at 158,580,191.
May 8, 2021

Over 47,000 doses of AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine administered in Belize

The daily vaccination report is 1,016 for May 7, 2021.
May 7, 2021

Fifteen more patients recover from COVID-19

Five of the newly-recovered patients were male and 10 were female. The national total for recoveries now stands at 12,288, and the national recovery rate stands [...]
May 7, 2021

Four new cases of COVID-19 reported

The latest national update shows that the new cases were detected among a sample batch of 562 tests.
May 7, 2021

Washing hands can prevent much more than just COVID-19

WHO celebrated Hand Hygiene Day on Wednesday, May 5, and said it “is more important than ever, to help sustain the promotion of this basic but [...]
May 7, 2021

Belize’s Prime Minister receives his first shot of AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine

PM Briceno got his first jab of the COVID-19 vaccine at the newly re-opened Luisa Manzanero Health Center in Bullet Tree Falls.
May 7, 2021
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European Union reviews report of nerve disorder after AstraZeneca shot

The safety committee of the European Medicines Agency (EMA) is analyzing data provided by AstraZeneca on cases of Guillain-Barre syndrome (GBS), Reuters report.
May 6, 2021

Two new cases of COVID-19 identified in Belize

Twelve more people recovered from the virus.