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Surprising appearance of new penguin colonies in AntarcticaWashington, Aug 6 (Prensa Latina) A group of scientists called the discovery of 11 new emperor penguin colonies in Antarctica surprising today.

London, Aug 4 (Prensa Latina) Recent studies have shown that many patients who suffered from Covid-19 today suffer from psychiatric disorders such as post-traumatic stress, anxiety, insomnia and depression.

Havana, Aug 1 (Prensa Latina) More Covid-19 patients in Cuba have recovered from the disease, as 12 people were discharged from hospitals in a day, totaling 2,367 recoveries, the Ministry of Public Health (MINSAP) said on Saturday.

Moscow, Aug 1 (Prensa Latina) Russia plans to start mass vaccination against Covid-19 in October, Health Minister Mikhail Murashko said on Saturday.

San José, Jul 27 (Prensa Latina) Five deputies called on Costa Rican President Carlos Alvarado to purchase Russian drug Avifavir against Covid-19, following what other nations of this region have done.

United Nations, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) About 142 million persons in Latin America, almost a quarter of the region's population, are at risk of contracting the Covid-19, which is expanding rapidly, the UN warned.

covidAddis Ababa, June 25 (Prensa Latina) Ethiopia's Ministry of Health reported on Thursday 141 new Covid-19 cases, increasing the number of patients from the first outbreak in March.

Mexico, Jun 23 (Prensa Latina) The first medical ventilator designed by the National Autonomous University of Mexico has entered final technical review at the Federal Commission for Protection against Health Risks (Cofepris) and will be used in patients with Covid-19, sources from the sector said Tuesday.

Beijing, Jun 20 (Prensa Latina) China reported that it is accumulating concrete results after the implementation of measures to guarantee the due quality and safety of medical materials exported in the context of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Beijing, Jun 17 (Prensa Latina) Another inactivated Covid-19 vaccine, developed by a subsidiary of China's National Pharmaceutical Group (Sinopharm), also proved effective in stimulating the immune system in clinical trials, the lab reported Wednesday.