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New Drug Fights Cancer and COVID-19

In order to combat infectious diseases, scientific advances have become faster, better, and more accessible. Now, scientists have discovered a drug called HA15 that may be useful in the fight against both cancer and SARS-CoV-2. It was in search of...

Ancient Greek Drug Could Lower COVID-19 Deaths

An ancient Greek drug made from saffron, obtained from the pistils of crocus flowers, could potentially be used to reduce severe illness and death for patients with COVID-19. A report published at the beginning of the European Journal of Internal...

Unvaccinated Healthcare Workers in Greece to Return to Posts

Unvaccinated healthcare workers in Greece who were removed from their posts for refusing to get COVID-19 shots will be allowed to return to their jobs by the end of the year, according to an announcement made by Health Minister...

COVID-19 Cases in Greece Continue Upward Trend

New COVID-19 cases in Greece continued to rise in the week of September 26th to October 2nd, according to the weekly report by the National Public Health Organization (EODY). EODY confirmed 54,649 new cases, which represents an increase of 22...

New COVID-19 Cases Spike in Greece

Greece has recorded a 24 percent rise in new COVID-19 cases during the last week compared to the previous, authorities announced on Tuesday. In its weekly report, the National Public Health Organization (EODY) confirmed 44,775 new COVID-19 cases in the...

New Coronavirus Resistant to Vaccines Found in Bats

Virus-hunting researchers have discovered a new coronavirus in bats identified to be resistant to vaccines—a finding that could spell trouble for the human population. Public health experts anticipated this finding and noted that the virus can infect human cells and...

Hi-Tech Face Mask With Sensor Could Detect COVID and Flu

A face mask that can identify viruses in the air, such as the COVID-19 virus and the flu, has been created by scientists. Even at extremely low liquid or gas concentrations, the mask can identify viruses. It has been hailed...

Biden Declares COVID-19 Pandemic Over in the US

President Joe Biden pronounced the COVID-19 pandemic to be over in the US. The US President stated that things are moving in the right direction even if "we're still doing a lot of work on it". The World Health...

Greece Confirms First Case of COVID’s Centaurus Subvariant

On Tuesday, Greece confirmed the first case of omicron BA.2.7 'Centaurus' variant in the country. Health authorities have not revealed where the case was discovered. Greek experts had recently warned that Centaurus could become dominant in Greece by the end...

Greece Warned Over Dangerous COVID-19 and Influenza Mix

A leading Greek expert warned that the combination of COVID-19 and influenza could prove dangerous for Greece in the months of October and November. "The co-existence of influenza and COVID-19 is something that causes serious concern scientists," said Ghikas...