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Health leaves the door open for pharmacies to perform tests
The Ministry of Health may authorize the autonomous communities that request it – as Madrid, Catalonia and Murcia have already done – that their network of pharmacies carry out coronavirus tests on the population. To get it, each region will have to present an action plan that collects how, under what conditions and under what security measures the tests will be carried out.
Spain confirms the downward trend in infections: Health reports 15,318 cases and the incidence falls to 453
The autonomous communities have notified the Ministry of Health this Wednesday 15,318 new cases of Covid-19, 7,090 of them diagnosed in the last 24 hours. This is a lower figure than the 19,096 on the same day the previous week. Salvador Illa, minister of the branch, has confirmed from Mérida that there is a slight decrease in the incidence (to 452 infected per 100,000 inhabitants), although “the number of deaths is still high.” Illa confirmed the downward trend in hospital pressure and community transmission in the country, although she has called on the population not to lower their guard and less so during the month of December, because we are still “at the beginning of winter” .
Practical guide to volunteering for the Janssen vaccine in Spain
Eight health centers in Madrid, Barcelona and Pamplona will apply the two punctures of rigor of the phase III test of the Janssen vaccine against him coronavirus. The international study, designed to evaluate the safety and efficacy in healthy people with previous illnesses of the main vaccine candidate of the multinational Johnson & Johnson, will begin “not before December”, according to company sources, and will do so with the selection of volunteers: between 2,000 and 3,000 in Spain.
Government and autonomies will explain next Wednesday what the December bridge and Christmas will be like
“What Christmas 2020 They will not be like those of the previous year, it is something that all Spaniards already know, ”Salvador Illa answered yesterday the fourth time he was asked in Mérida about the Health plan for December. But the minister did not specify how different they will be. And despite the fact that Catalonia has already ordered its month of December with its own plan and three other regions (Madrid, the Basque Country and Andalusia) will follow in its footsteps in the coming days, the minister called for next Wednesday to put a battery of recommendations and restrictions for the most festive month of the year. Illa rejected the delay: “We are not late”He assured, despite the fact that several regions have advanced the Ministry. He also stressed that “no one” has spoken of “relaxing measures” for these dates in order to allow traditional meetings and events.
More than half of the goods that the Church registered are places of worship
Foro Baleares denounces the Celaá Law before the European Union
The entity Balearic Forum of Solidarity and Progress, chaired by Jesús Revuelta, will denounce the so-called Celaá Law before the European institutions for “the numerous injustices and immoralities in the content of said law”.