The third phase of clinical trials for the Covid-19 vaccine produced by Sinovac in China has begun. This is an important step in the effort to overcome the disease caused by the SARS-CoV-2 virus.
The death from Covid-19 of Nadjmi Adhani, the mayor of Banjarbaru in South Kalimantan, has caused great sorrow. The activities of regional heads have a heavy consequence on their lives.
Although the spread of Covid-19 shows no signs of slowing, people are becoming increasingly mobile again. Shops are reopening their doors to customers and offices are again welcoming their employees.
The Food and Drug Monitoring Agency (BPOM) has never supported claims that herbal medicines can cure Covid-19. A drug must undergo a series of tests before it enters the stage of clinical trials.
If the brake pedal was the health program in Covid-19 response efforts and the gas pedal was the economic program, the rhythm of both pedals need to be reset.
The government's new strategy to prioritize health is deemed as the right decision. It is expected that the government will no longer implement contradictory policies again.
The reopening of schools in the middle of a pandemic is considered to pose a high risk of Covid-19 transmission because children are vulnerable to contracting and transmitting the coronavirus that causes the disease.
A survey on nurses from Aceh to Papua has found that more than half have anxiety and depression, exacerbated by the stigmatization of frontline workers.
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