In Guadeloupe, the “general strike” struggles to mobilize a large part of the population

Health professionals from the Pointe-à-Pitre University Hospital, suspended from their duties for having refused to be vaccinated against Covid-19, occupy the entrance of the hospital on November 23, 2021. OLIVIER LABAN MATTEI / MYOP FOR “THE WORLD” The call for a ” general strike “ to protest against the vaccination obligation of caregivers and the … Read more

Covid-19: by making the vaccine compulsory for the entire population, Austria is breaking a taboo

Christmas market in Vienna on November 12, 2021. GEORG HOCHMUTH / AFP Is it innovation or panic? Faced with the fourth wave of Covid-19, Austria has, in any case, decided to once again take radical and unique decisions in Europe, Friday, November 19, by deciding both to reintroduce general containment on Monday and, from February … Read more

Covid-19: Austria decides to confine its entire population and establishes a vaccination obligation from February

Home Secretary Karl Nehammer, Chancellor Alexander Schallenberg and Minister of Health Wolfgang Mückstein address the media at a press conference in Vienna, Austria, November 14, 2021. GEORG HOCHMUTH / AFP The measure to contain the considerable number of new cases of contamination in Austria marks its most radical step. Alexander Schallenberg, the Austrian chancellor, announced, … Read more

Unprecedented look at the health status of a diverse patient population

Journal Reference: Jessica R Golbus, Nicole A Pescatore, Brahmajee K Nallamothu, Nirav Shah, Sachin Kheterpal. Wearable device signals and home blood pressure data across age, sex, race, ethnicity, and clinical phenotypes in the Michigan Predictive Activity & Clinical Trajectories in Health (MIPACT) study: a prospective, community-based observational study. The Lancet Digital Health, 2021; 3 (11): … Read more