Small girl overcomes rare cancer against odds & is going to celebrate her 1st communion in Réunion

Small girl overcomes rare cancer against odds & is going to celebrate her 1st communion in Réunion

Anathaly, an 8-year-old girl from Réunion, will receive her first communion on Sunday. The young girl was battling histiocytosis, a rare cancer. Doctors told her parents that she would only survive a few weeks after birth. At the same time, his father passes away, despite successful experimental chemotherapy for his disease. The struggle of Anathaly’s…

COVID-19 in Réunion: The incidence rate finally drops below the national average

COVID-19 in Réunion: The incidence rate finally drops below the national average

In Reunion, the health situation is improving. For the first time this year, the island had fewer than 1,500 COVID cases every week. The coronavirus is no longer circulating in Reunion.  The marginal increases at the beginning of the school year did not lead to the rebounding of the viral infection on the island. This…

Dengue Fever In Réunion is on a decline and the Southern region stays most affected

Dengue Fever In Réunion is on a decline and the Southern region stays most affected

Between May 16 and May 29, there were 69 confirmed cases of dengue fever (compared to 115 in the previous period). The South of the island is the most severely affected region, accounting for 56% of all cases. Overall, the number of patients visiting the emergency room and being admitted to the hospital has stayed…

Dengue fever in Reunion: While cases are decreasing, the southern region remains most affected

Dengue fever in Reunion: While cases are decreasing, the southern region remains most affected

The following press release was issued by the prefecture and the ARS: Between May 2 and May 14, 115 dengue fever cases were reported. (as opposed to 164 in the preceding period). The recorded number of events is decreasing. The South is the most severely afflicted region, accounting for 62% of all cases. Reunion has…

In Reunion, COVID-19 continues to be a health issue, with rising case numbers for the sixth week consecutively

In Reunion, COVID-19 continues to be a health issue, with rising case numbers for the sixth week consecutively

The number of weekly cases in Reunion from May 21 to 27, 2022 was 2,046 compared to 3,252 the previous week, corresponding to an incidence rate of 239 per 100,000 inhabitants compared to 380 the previous week, a 37% decrease. Positive rates have also fallen to 20.1 percent, down from 22.5 percent the previous week….

Total of 2,046 new cases of COVID-19 and 7 deaths were reported in Reunion

Total of 2,046 new cases of COVID-19 and 7 deaths were reported in Reunion

The current health situation, which has been linked to the coronavirus pandemic, has improved for the sixth week in a row, according to local authorities. As of May 31, 2022, only three of the 74 intensive care beds erected in Reunion were occupied by patients who tested positive for the COVID-19 virus, with the rest…

In Réunion, the pandemic has slowed, thanks in part to the Ascension

In Réunion, the pandemic has slowed, thanks in part to the Ascension

The coronavirus is no longer in circulation during the last week of summer vacation. Réunion will have its first week with no more than 2,000 instances of COVID to commemorate Ascension Day. The coronavirus has declined for the sixth week in a row in Réunion’s territory. In the health-care sector, progress is being achieved. We’ll…

Despite seven deaths in a Week, Covid-19 is on a decline in Réunion

Despite seven deaths in a Week, Covid-19 is on a decline in Réunion

Even though seven people died on Reunion as a result of COVID-19 from May 14 to May 20, 2022, the island’s epidemic is still on the decline. The number of reported cases, as well as the incidence rate and the number of patients admitted to intensive care units, continues to decline. However, when prohibitions are…

Current update of COVID-19 situation brewing up in Réunion

Current update of COVID-19 situation brewing up in Réunion

Réunion has had the highest number of coronavirus-related deaths since the outbreak began: 78. Réunion’s infection rate is 769 infections per day, which is 10% of the peak, which occurred on May 17—the highest daily average. The country has experienced 411,363 cases of sickness and 770 deaths caused by coronavirus since the pandemic’s onset. Comparing…

As fake news related to coronavirus spreads, French Authorities have taken measures by shutting down a ‘fake news’ website

As fake news related to coronavirus spreads, French Authorities have taken measures by shutting down a ‘fake news’ website

After hearing concerns that it had exceeded its constitutional duties and abused journalistic liberties, the French government shut down a Covid-19 “fake news” website. Desinfox, a play on the word desintox, was recently published on the government’s website (detox). It claimed to be eliminating myths about coronavirus in the French media. After the country’s journalists’…