Doctors Say Our Father Died Of Pneumonia

‘Doctors say our father died of pneumonia’

Doctors at the Effia Nkwanta Regional Hospital have informed the family of the Late Anthony K.K. Sam, former Sekondi-Takoradi Metropolitan Chief Executive, that he...
Pharmacists at a traditional Chinese medicine hospital in Nantong, east China’s Jiangsu province dispense medicines according to prescriptions of a kind of Chinese herbal tea which has proven effective on the prevention of COVID-19, March 5, 2020. Xu Peiqin/People’s Daily Online

Traditional Chinese medicine builds solid firewall against COVID-19 for Wuchang district of Wuhan

By Wang Junping By giving out traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) in residential communities, Wuchang district of Wuhan, once the epicenter of the novel coronavirus pneumonia,...
A researcher of CapitalBio Corporation shows a virus nucleic acid detection kit for six respiratory pathogens on March 10. Six respiratory pathogens, including the COVID-19, can be detected simultaneously within one and a half hours, requiring samples of only respiratory droplets. (Photo by Jiang Wenjie, People’s Daily Online)

U.S. politicians stigmatizing China criticized by international society

By Zhang Penghui The international society refuted the recent U.S. stigmatization of China over the COVID-19 pneumonia, saying it fans up racism and discrimination, which...
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Hotels, eateries contravening COVID-19 control measures risk closure — DCE

Mr Derick Owusu Ambrose, the Assin South District Chief Executive (DCE), has given a 24-hour ultimatum to...
Cover of the report “China's Fight Against COVID-19 Epidemic: A Decisive Campaign” by the Shanghai Institute for International Studies (SIIS) Photo: Courtesy of the SIIS

A community with a shared future, a battle needs to fight together

— Initiative of the Presidium of the Belt and Road Journalists Network By ACJA Since the outbreak of the novel coronavirus pneumonia (COVID-19), countries around...
On March 4, 2020, in the purification production workshop of Zhejiang Topsun Group Co., Ltd., workers were making medical disposable protective clothing. (Wang Zheng/People’s Daily online)

Unity can ease medical supply shortages in the world

By Zhou Qing As novel coronavirus pneumonia (COVID-19) spreads across the world, transportation barriers have become a major issue impeding the flow medical supplies...
An ambulance drives on the street of Xiaogan, central China's Hubei Province, Feb. 15, 2020. Xiaogan witnessed a snowfall on Saturday as people around the city still fight in the battle against the novel coronavirus. (Xinhua/Hu Huhu)

Join hands to safeguard global public health security

By Ren Ping So far, over 100 countries and regions have reported more than 100,000 cases of novel coronavirus pneumonia (COVID-19). Only by solidarity and...
Workers check machines at a workshop of Ningbo Jieli Cosmetical Package company in Yuyao, east China’s Zhejiang Province, Feb.25, 2020. Enterprises in the city have smoothly restarted production, making the most of intelligent equipment such as automated production lines and intelligent robots. Photo by Zhang Hui, People’s Daily Online

Epidemic won’t stop China’s opening up endeavor

By Gao Jie China is continuing to deepen reform and expand opening-up amid downward economic pressure and the novel coronavirus pneumonia, or COVID-19. Chinese governments...
Martin Jacques in the interview. Photo by Sun Wei/Global Times

Politicizing the epidemic ‘disgraceful’ – Martin Jacques

By Sun Wei China has done an extremely effective job in dealing with the novel coronavirus pneumonia (COVID-19) outbreak and Western politicians who have politicized...
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Epidemic won’t change China’s economic momentum for growth

By Hong Lefeng Since the outbreak of the novel coronavirus pneumonia, China’s governments at various levels have issued a package of emergency measures, which have...
Photo taken on Feb. 6, 2020 shows the "Diamond Princess", a cruise ship which has been kept in quarantine at the port of Yokohama in Japan. Test results show that nine passengers and a crew member on a cruise ship quarantined off the coast in Japan are infected with the novel coronavirus, the Japanese health ministry said Wednesday. (Xinhua/Du Xiaoyi)

Recovery rate of novel coronavirus pneumonia on sharp rise

The recovery rate from the novel coronavirus infection in China rose from 1.3 percent on Jan. 27 to 10.6 percent Feb.11. As of Feb....
Aerial panoramic photo taken on Feb. 4, 2020 shows the interior of a cultural building complex dubbed "Wuhan Livingroom", which is being converted into a hospital to receive patients infected with the novel coronavirus, in Wuhan, central China's Hubei Province. Wuhan plans to convert three existing venues, including a gymnasium and an exhibition center, into hospitals to receive patients infected with the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV), the headquarters for the epidemic control said late Monday. (Xinhua/Cai Yang)

Foreign Volunteers join China’s battle against NCP

By Qi Xijia, Global Times Donning a blue vest, shielded with face mask, and gloves, Bethany Sootheran is a little busy these days. Though overwhelmed...
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Hong Kong extends school suspension for 2 more weeks over COVID-19 outbreak

The education secretary of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) government decided on Thursday to extend the class suspension of Hong Kong schools...

Cruise ship shunned over COVID-19 docks in Cambodia

A cruise ship, which had been turned away over fears of the disease caused by the novel coronavirus, docked at southwest Cambodia's sea port...

Patience is essential to daily life

By Esogibe Ikenna It is a clear fact that patience is essential to daily life and remains the master key to a happy one. Having...

Increase Use Of Antibiotics Given Rise To Untreatable Infections

The Pharmaceutical Society of Ghana (PSGH) has called for the responsible use of antibiotics in view of the alarming increase in the development of...

Pneumonia Turns Out to be a Much Dangerous Killer

After calling on their governments to invest in immunization for the girl child on October 11th, and engaged them to eradicate Polio once and...

CWSA, UNICEF & others move to avert the untimely death of 4,000 children in...

In Ghana 4,000 children die annually from diarrheal, pneumonia, and other infectious diseases as a result of poor sanitation. More so, the country loses about...

Female Students Educated On Sexual And Reproductive Health

Female students have been urged to take responsibility of their sexual and reproductive health and to live acceptable social lifestyles. Dr. Emmanuel Ameh, Obstetrician/Gynaecologist at...

George Bush Hospitalized For Further Observation

Former President George H.W. Bush has been hospitalized again in Houston for what was termed a mild case of pneumonia, a spokesman said Tuesday. The...

Gov’t Asked To Increase Domestic Funding For Immunisation

The Concern Health Education Project-Ghana has called on government to increase immunisation services in order to prevent children dying needlessly from vaccine preventable diseases...

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Celebrate Incredible Progress

Mankind is currently witnessing the fastest progress the world has ever seen in global health and poverty reduction, says the Bill and Melinda Gates...

Study Reveals Rise In Global Death Due To Diarrhoea

The simple act of washing one’s hands with soap can dramatically reduce the incidence of diarrheal disease and pneumonia which together account for the...

Clinton Calls Off California Trip Over Her Diagnosis

US Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton has cancelled a campaign trip to California after being diagnosed with pneumonia. Mrs Clinton was taken ill on...

Hillary Clinton Recovering From Pneumonia

US Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton has been treated for pneumonia, her doctor reveals, after she was taken ill at a 9/11 ceremony....
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Pneumonia kills a child every 35 seconds

EVERY BREATH COUNTS, a global campaign addressing pneumonia, the single biggest child-killer in the world, was launched today by UNICEF and other global partners....

‘Every Breath Counts’ Campaign Launched

The event highlights innovations that can prevent, diagnose, and treat the millions of children who contract pneumonia every year. More than thirty innovators will demonstrate...
Clean Cooking 2015

Clean Cooking Forum ends in Accra

The event, being held for the first time in West Africa, which brought together more than 500 leaders and experts from 50 countries, is...
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Guitarmonk & SAF marks Global Hand Wash Day

Approximately 300 students & community women participated in the event to demonstrate the importance of proper hand-washing. Millions of children under the age of...

Pneumonia, diarrhea child killer diseases in Nigeria – expert

At least 195,000 children died of pneumonia while 120,000 children lost their lives as result of diarrhea in Nigeria annually, a health expert has...