November 25, 2020

Why catching COVID-19 on purpose is a bad idea 

The BBC has been investigating the science behind vaccination, herd immunity, and previous pandemics such as H1N1 influenza (swine flu), which hit in 2009 and 2010. 
November 24, 2020

86 new cases of COVID-19; Stann Creek district and Belize City dominate new cases

The detailed distribution of cases is as follows:
November 24, 2020

BREAKING: 5 more COVID-19 deaths reported plus 2 successful deliveries to COVID-19 positive patients

These 5 deaths add to the record of 18 deaths reported over the last 4 days (since Friday last week) due to complication related to COVID-19. [...]
November 24, 2020

Port Authority temporarily closes headquarters for deep cleaning and sanitization

"This precautionary measure was implemented for the protection of our staff and customers," the BPA said.
November 24, 2020
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“COVID-19 vaccines must be distributed equitably,” says World Health Organization

Head of the WHO,  Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said that $4.3 billion (£3.2bn) in funds is needed to fund a sharing scheme called Covax, which was [...]
November 24, 2020

Worst weekend and bad week for COVID-19 related deaths in Belize

Data from the Ministry of Health and Wellness show that there were five COVID-19 deaths on Friday, another five on Saturday, and four on Sunday.
November 24, 2020

New guidance from Pan American Health Organization on protecting vulnerable populations during COVID-19 

The new guidelines speak to effectively intervening in the pandemic, including closing businesses and schools, home isolation and confinement, restrictions on transportation, and so on such [...]
November 24, 2020
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Taiwan wishes Prime Minister Briceño a speedy recovery from COVID-19

On its Ministry of Affairs' official Twitter page, Taiwan said "Our most sincere & heartfelt wishes to @JohnBricenoBZE  for a rapid recovery & return to full health."