Refuting a US study, the researchers found that patients with reinfections were three times more likely to be hospitalised than those infected for the first time.
According to data, Hong Kong imported about 1,260 tonnes of chilled and frozen poultry meat and about 292.13 million poultry eggs from Japan in the first nine months of this year.
These vaccines, like Sinovac, elicit a broader immune response against different proteins on the virus.
The decision has been made to relieve the pressure on hospitals and homes, and protect the vulnerable from Covid-19, said the Ministry of Health.
Health authorities have so far reported 320 cases of acute kidney injuries – mostly in infants – with 195 fatalities since January.
The SARS-CoV-2 virus, with its many variants and permutations, is here to stay. And while we need to live with COVID, it need not remain a threat to public health.
With a number of syrup-based medicines now banned by the country, parents share their current, temporary solutions for their children’s light illnesses.
Tests found most of the deaths were caused by syrups containing excessive amounts of compounds used in industrial products.
Out of the 4,102 cholera cases this year, 52 per cent are females while 18 percent are children who are five to nine years old.
China has also set up the world's first TCM evidence-based medical center, 40 TCM clinical research bases, and two national-level TCM clinical research centers.