Map: Confirmed Coronavirus Cases, Worldwide
In this video interview, Dr Doyin Odubanjo, Executive Secretary of the Nigerian Academy of Science and a public health professional, talks about keeping protected whereas celebrating Christmas throughout COVID-19. The vaccines’ cold storage necessities and shipment guidelines put small, rural communities at a disadvantage, but that is solely part of an extended-operating problem. The first COVID-19 vaccines arrive packed in dry ice and need special freezers that may keep them extraordinarily chilly.
Resistance to new behaviors – like the mask-wearing and social distancing suggested during the COVID-19 pandemic – is a part of human nature. So far, the one COVID-19 vaccines authorized for use have to be kept frozen.
- Island Health acknowledges and acknowledges these homelands and the stewardship of Indigenous peoples of this land; it’s with humility we continue to work towards constructing our relationship.
- A key focus of the plans is tackling inequalities