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Experts to draw recommendations for ‘long Covid’

Experts will meet at the first international conference on ‘long-Covid’ to begin in Lisbon, to outline a set of... In News, Portugal, COVID-19 - 29 Mar 2024, 17:02



No need for “widespread” use of masks again

Health Minister Manuel Pizarro has stated that the "General Directorate of Health is monitoring the evolution of this seasonal flu... In News, Portugal, COVID-19 - 08 Jan 2024, 17:03

2.2 million vaccinations

More than 2.2 million people have been vaccinated against the flu between September 29 and... In News, Portugal, COVID-19 - 31 Dec 2023, 12:01

Covid-19 Vaccine appeal

In News, COVID-19 - 29 Dec 2023, 12:05

What you need to know about the new Covid-19 variant

In News, Portugal, COVID-19 - 21 Dec 2023, 09:05

“Future proof” Covid-19 vaccines

In News, COVID-19 - 26 Sep 2023, 11:02

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Marvelous Marvão

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Other COVID-19 Articles

6,000 pharmacists ready for vaccinations

Around 6,000 pharmacists are qualified to give flu and covid-19 vaccines in the more than... In News, Portugal, COVID-19 - 24 Sep 2023, 10:02

€222 million for vaccines

The Government has authorised expenditure of up to 222.32 million euros for the... In News, Portugal, COVID-19 - 23 Sep 2023, 09:05

What are the Covid-19 rules in Portugal?

The president of the National Association of Public Health Doctors, Gustavo Tato Borges,... In News, Portugal, COVID-19 - 22 Sep 2023, 16:05

The most common reasons behind vaccine resistance are beliefs in lack of efficacy, fear of side effects and the need for more information.

Over 2,100 pharmacies part of Covid-19 campaign

Over 2,100 pharmacies have adhered to the vaccination campaign against Covid-19 and the... In News, Portugal, COVID-19 - 17 Sep 2023, 12:05

Covid-19 cases on the up – no measures being brought in yet

The Minister of the Presidency has stated that the Government is evaluating the trend... In News, Portugal, COVID-19 - 07 Sep 2023, 17:05

Mask use “up to each hospital”

The General Directorate of Health (DGS) has defended that the use of protective masks must... In News, Portugal, COVID-19 - 07 Sep 2023, 10:05

Covid-19 cases increasing but situation “not that dramatic”

In News, Portugal, COVID-19 - 05 Sep 2023, 14:05