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December 27, 2021

Pfizer’s COVID-19 antiviral pill Paxlovid may be risky when mixed with other pills

Paxlovid can be given to patients as young as 12 who have underlying conditions and have a high-risk of hospitalization, however Paxlovid, when mixed with blood [...]
December 27, 2021

Year in review: Part 1

Welcome to our look back at the most significant news stories, breaking and otherwise, that Breaking Belize News covered in 2021. It was a year of [...]
December 27, 2021

Ecuador makes COVID-19 vaccines mandatory

The move to mandate vaccinations for all eligible people ages 5 years and over, comes in response to the rise in infections and the emergence of [...]
December 26, 2021

Global COVID-19 infections now over 280 million

As of 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, December 26, 2021, the total reported COVID-19 infections worldwide was at 280,067,857.
December 26, 2021

Health Authorities in the US shorten COVID-isolation period for infected healthcare workers as surge in Omicron variant cases continues

According to the updated guidelines, the CDC recommends that healthcare workers who are asymptomatic return to work after seven days and a negative test, saying that [...]
December 26, 2021

Omicron variant wreaks havoc on air travel in the US – over 6,000 flights canceled

Citing data from a tracking website called Flightaware.com, Aljazeera reports that 2,400 flights were cancelled on Friday, nearly 2,800 on Saturday and that cancellations for today [...]
December 24, 2021

New cases of COVID-19 shoot up in Belize City

The mainland Belize District on a whole saw 37 new cases, including three in Caye Caulker and two in Ladyville, as well as one in Willows [...]
December 24, 2021

Two more persons hospitalized with COVID-19

Of these, six are unvaccinated; two are partially vaccinated, and three are fully vaccinated.