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# mike-ryan - This year 2022

Irish head of emergencies at WHO reveals he received death threats during pandemic
# Mike Ryan
# Mike Ryan

Irish head of emergencies at WHO reveals he received death threats during pandemic

Sep 21st 2022, 11:42 AM 15,607 Views 9 Comments

The Sligo-born doctor said that he may have post-traumatic stress disorder.

'You can't go on a waiting list for oxygen': WHO concerned about vital supplies at Ukraine hospitals
# Medical Emergency
# Medical Emergency

'You can't go on a waiting list for oxygen': WHO concerned about vital supplies at Ukraine hospitals

Mar 3rd 2022, 12:33 PM 6,619 Views 0 Comments

Dr Mike Ryan has warned something has to change to allow medical resources to reach hospitals.

# mike-ryan - Last year 2021

Initial data on Omicron 'doesn't indicate it is more severe', WHO's Dr Mike Ryan says
# Omicron
# Omicron

Initial data on Omicron 'doesn't indicate it is more severe', WHO's Dr Mike Ryan says

Updated Dec 8th 2021, 12:43 PM 34,787 Views 25 Comments

Pfizer said today its vaccine is “still effective” against the Omicron variant after three doses.

Covid pandemic is not over despite positive developments, Mike Ryan warns
# World Health Organisation
# World Health Organisation

Covid pandemic is not over despite positive developments, Mike Ryan warns

Sep 4th 2021, 5:19 PM 42,592 Views 30 Comments

Ryan said today that masks will remain a key part of life for a long time to come.

'Dates don't drive anything': WHO's Mike Ryan urges Irish public not to focus on when country could reopen
# Living With Covid
# Living With Covid

'Dates don't drive anything': WHO's Mike Ryan urges Irish public not to focus on when country could reopen

Feb 22nd 2021, 2:40 PM 36,700 Views 65 Comments

The WHO emergencies expert believes Ireland’s case numbers are too high.

# mike-ryan - All time

Mike Ryan says there's a 'genuine desire to offer people the hope of Christmas' but risks remain
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Mike Ryan says there's a 'genuine desire to offer people the hope of Christmas' but risks remain

Nov 26th 2020, 1:15 PM 17,419 Views 24 Comments

Dr Ryan said he doesn’t “envy” the Irish government and there are “no easy answers”.

FactCheck: No, the WHO's Dr Mike Ryan didn't say that Covid-19 is 'no more dangerous' than the flu
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: No, the WHO's Dr Mike Ryan didn't say that Covid-19 is 'no more dangerous' than the flu

Nov 26th 2020, 12:05 AM 29,486 Views 14 Comments

A number of different posts on Facebook with the same text have claimed that the assertion was made at a WHO briefing.

FactFind: Has the World Health Organisation changed its position on lockdowns?
# David Nabarro
# David Nabarro

FactFind: Has the World Health Organisation changed its position on lockdowns?

Oct 20th 2020, 12:05 AM 58,361 Views 0 Comments

No. It hasn’t.

Leo Varadkar says a "very cautious" approach will be taken by Cabinet on the advice of NPHET
# Phase Four
# Phase Four

Leo Varadkar says a "very cautious" approach will be taken by Cabinet on the advice of NPHET

Updated Aug 4th 2020, 4:57 PM 63,580 Views 90 Comments

Time limits, opening hour restrictions and social distancing rules, are possibilities to be discussed by ministers today.