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# Coronavirus

Last month
May 2024
Heather Humphreys did not want Covid-19 to be recognised as an occupational illness
This year
2024
HSE will not review care for people with Long Covid until new evidence emerges
Long Covid: 'The public, the government and the HSE do not understand the scale of this issue'
Long Covid Advocacy Ireland will call for the Government to review how people with the condition are cared for at the Oireachtas Health Committee today.
The Covid leap day: Experts look back on 2020 and ahead to 2028
The first case of Covid was reported in Ireland on 29 February 2020.
Substantial increase in flu expected to 'peak in next week or two'
Last year
2023
'Huge increase' in antigen tests sold as Covid-19 cases rise again
Poll: Have you had Covid-19 in the past year?
Dubai two may appeal refusal to halt prosecution for alleged quarantine breaches
Hiqa review says 'clear treatment pathway for Long Covid remains unknown'
People in disadvantaged areas experienced greater employment disruption during Covid pandemic
'Pandemic babies' facing gaps in communication skills, Irish researchers find
Covid pandemic still volatile, WHO warns
China defends search for source of Covid-19 after 'offensive' WHO criticism
Mandatory mask wearing in hospitals to end on 19 April
Covid-19 testing centres to close nationally, as testing no longer needed for 'vast majority'
HSE to launch survey to measure prevalence of long Covid in Ireland
'Go back to doing the things you love': CMO writes post-pandemic open letter to older people
US report concludes with 'low confidence' that Covid-19 'likely' originated from Wuhan lab
Six-month-old babies will be eligible for the Covid-19 vaccine from next week
Three years on, WHO says Covid-19 is still a global emergency
China reports almost 60,000 Covid-related deaths in a month
We need to talk about the 'Kraken' variant: What is it, and do we know what impact it could have?
China ends quarantine for overseas travellers
Immunologist says stronger advice on mask-wearing needed amid surge in respiratory viruses
China slams 'unacceptable' Covid curbs on travellers from its territory
All time
WHO holds 'high-level meeting' with Chinese officials to discuss Covid-19 surge
EU health agency says China traveller screening 'unjustified' in bloc
People aged 18 to 49 can now receive a second Covid-19 booster
US to require negative Covid tests for travelers from China after country's sudden Covid pivot
Explainer: What's happening with Covid-19 in China?
Chinese city seeing half a million Covid cases a day, says official
Covid cases soar in China after sudden easing of harsh lockdowns
HSE on 'higher state of alert' as Covid-19 and other illnesses cause concern
China further relaxes Covid rules after protests
China cities under heavy policing after protests as authorities accelerate push to vaccinate elderly
Xinjiang loosens some restrictions after protests erupt over zero-Covid lockdown
Debunk: No, it isn’t true that vaccines have little effect on COVID-19 transmission
China launches Covid vaccine inhaled through the mouth
Trade union asks Health Minister to extend Covid-19 payment to contracted frontline workers
Conflict, climate change and pandemic led to boost in Irish foreign aid