Wednesday, January 19

Medical

Kuwait Records 5,147 New Cases of COVID-19

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Kuwait, The Kuwaiti Ministry of Health announced the registration of 5,147 new infections with the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of cases to 470,478.In a statement, the ministry reported 2,203 recoveries and one death, bringing the recovery tally to 424,645 and the total number of deaths to 2,477 respectively.Source: Saudi Press Agency

We are going through an Important Stage Themed “Our Immunity is Our Life”, Says Health Ministry Spokesman

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Riyadh, Official Spokesman of the Ministry of Health Dr. Mohammed Al-Abdulaali said the country is going through an important stage themed “our immunity is our life”, adding that the authorities feel optimistic as the essential vaccinations have been provided for the public, citing that most of the society have already taken two doses, followed by a booster, driven by the public’s awareness against rumors, fallacies and lies.Dr. Al-Abdulaali pointed out that despite the fact the epidemiological curve in the Kingdom has seen an increase in the number of cases, the curve started witnessing an accelerated decline, which indicates that the efforts made by the authorities or society, and the commitment to precautionary measures and receiving vaccinations have been successful.The Spokesman highl...

Backed by KSrelief: Project to Strengthen School Health Care Services in Yemen Provides Services to over 50,000 Beneficiaries

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Aden, Backed by King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center (KSrelief), the project to strengthen school health care services for students and educational staff in Yemen has continued to provide its services to beneficiaries in the governorates of Aden, Marib, Taiz and Hadramout, Yemen.During December 2021, the project provided 149,359 services to 50,805 beneficiaries, 49% of whom were males and 51% females, while the percentage of displaced people was 14% and citizens 86%.Source: Saudi Press Agency

Backed by KSrelief, Al-Jada Health Center in Yemen Provides Services to 3,940 Patients during One Week

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Backed by King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center (KSrelief), Al-Jada Health Center has provided treatment services to patients, in Hajjah Governorate, Yemen.During the period from 30 December 2021, to 5 January 2022, the clinics and departments of Al-Jada Health Center received 3,940 patients.The laboratory department also received 639 people and the health center provided 1,286 individuals with medications.Source: Saudi Press Agency

Ministry of Health Reports 5,499 New COVID-19 Cases, 2,978 Recoveries in Saudi Arabia

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Riyadh, The Ministry of Health (MoH) announced the registration of 5,499 confirmed COVID-19 cases and 2,978 recoveries in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia during the past 24 hours.The ministry added that the number of critical cases reached 262.The ministry’s statistics showed that the total number of infections in the country reached 599,044, while the recovery tally reached 555,035.MoH reported two new deaths, bringing the fatalities tally in Saudi Arabia to 8,901.The Ministry of Health advised everyone to contact 937-Service Center for consultations and inquiries around the clock, obtaining reliable health information and services, as well as knowing the latest development of COVID-19.Source: Saudi Press Agency

UAE Announces 2,616 New COVID-19 Cases, 4 Death in Last 24 Hours

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Abu Dhabi, The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) announced that it conducted 300,893 additional COVID-19 tests over the past 24 hours, using state-of-the-art medical testing equipment, according to WAM News Agency.In a statement, the ministry announced 2,616 new coronavirus cases, bringing the total number of recorded cases to 793,314.MoHAP also announced four deaths due to COVID-19 complications, bringing the total number of deaths in the country to 2,181.The ministry noted that an additional 982 individuals had fully recovered from COVID-19, bringing the total number of recoveries in the UAE to 755,670.Source: Saudi Press Agency