Health ministry adds steroid dexamethasone in COVID-19 treatment protocol

Health ministry adds steroid dexamethasone in COVID-19 treatment protocol

An inexpensive, widely used steroid dexamethasone was included in the treatment protocols for COVID-19 patients in moderate to severe stages of illness among other therapeutic measures by the Union health ministry on Saturday. The updated protocol includes the advice to use dexamethasone as an alternative choice to methylprednisolone for managing moderate to severe cases of…

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News24.com | North West effectively being dept ‘devices document straight’ on Prof Variava’s precautionary suspension

News24.com | North West effectively being dept ‘devices document straight’ on Prof Variava’s precautionary suspension

Professor Ebrahim Variava. Prof Ebrahim Variava was placed on precautionary suspension by the NW dept of health.Department cited “serious allegations” against him as reasons behind the move.Prof Variava hopes that the matter can be resolved amicably.The North West Department of Health has decided to set the record straight on the precautionary suspension of one of…

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Well being unit to resume day-to-day public files conferences

Well being unit to resume day-to-day public files conferences

Author of the article:Taylor CampbellPublishing date:3 hours ago  •  2 minute readSign of the Windsor-Essex County Health Unit. / Windsor StarArticle contentThe Windsor-Essex County Health Unit will again deliver news conferences directly to the public through live video posted to social media this week.Starting on Tuesday, the health unit will broadcast daily presentations to its YouTube…

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