Category: health

Corona

Is the Coronavirus (COVID-19) airborne ?

While airborne transmission of COVID-19 has been reported in some scientific studies, this does not appear to be the main way the virus spreads, highlighted the Sri Lankan office of the World Health Organization...

Dietary Guidelines issued for Sri Lankans by MOH & FAO

The Ministry of Health, Nutrition and Indigenous Medicine with support from the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) launched the Sri Lanka Food-Based Dietary Guidelines (FBDGs) in Colombo. Country specific FBDGs...

Second wave to last another one month

It would take at least another one month to bring the Minuwangoda-Peliyagoda cluster under control, Dr. Hemantha Herath, Deputy Director General (Public Health) said yesterday. Speaking to media, he said considering the situation at...