Tag: Ivermectin

Triple drug therapy against filaria to roll out shortly

Triple drug therapy against filaria to roll out shortly

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- October 15, 2019

─ media sensitised on preventative campaign efforts ─ Guyana, one of two countries in Americas to eliminate filaria by 2020 ... Read More

Public Health Ministry adopts new drug in fight to eliminate filaria

Public Health Ministry adopts new drug in fight to eliminate filaria

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 8, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Monday, October 8, 2018 The Ministry of Public Health is to add a third medication to two pills ... Read More

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Coronavirus disease spreads primarily through contact with an infected person when they cough or sneeze. It also spreads when a person touches a surface or object that has the virus on it, then touches their eyes, nose, or mouth. We urge citizens to practice good hygiene and social or physical distancing also adhere to the guidelines provided by the Ministry of Health, Guyana.