Hospitalisations of Covid-19 patients are close to reaching triple-digit figures, as they spiked from 70 to 90 compared to last week, according to the State Health Services Organisation (OKYPY). In comments to
The mandatory use of face masks and 48-hour tests were introduced in Cyprus on Thursday for staff and visitors at hospitals, nursing homes and dental clinics due to a rise in Covid-19
The Makarios hospital for children in Nicosia is grappling with a bed occupancy rate exceeding 90%, primarily attributed to an influx of respiratory infection cases, according to Dr. Avraam Elia, the Director
The COVID pandemic has slashed more than half a year from Cypriots’ life expectancy, with the average lifespan dropping from 82.4 years in 2020 to 81.7 years in 2022, following a low
State hospitals are facing increased pressure and nearing capacity due to a surge in respiratory virus cases, with the number of COVID patients admitted doubling in recent weeks, according to Charalampos Charilaou,
COVID-19 cases and the positivity rate are down, according to official data from the Healthy Ministry. At the same time, the turnout for COVID-19 and flu vaccines is “disappointing”, according to scientists.
Vaccinations against COVID-19 and the flu continue with data indicating that since the beginning of October, when the jabs started, over 7,000 have been vaccinated for COVID and 5,600 for the flu.
The Health Ministry announced the launch of free vaccinations against the seasonal flu and COVID-19 from Tuesday. Emphasising the importance of timely vaccination during the autumn and winter, the ministry has laid
Older citizens and people belonging to vulnerable groups are eligible for an updated COVID-19 vaccine and the seasonal flu jab from October 2, the Health Ministry announced on Thursday. Presenting its updated
EU regulators have recommended authorising an updated COVID-19 vaccine from Pfizer and its German partner BioNTech, which targets the dominant XBB.1.5 variant of Omicron, putting it on track to become their third