High-tech health services ease burden
Remote diagnosis and telemedicine among tools used to bring top-notch healthcare to remote areas
May 10, 2023
COVID-19 remains a priority for govt
China downgraded management of the disease from Class A to B on Jan 8. Qi said that as of April 11, 192 countries and region no longer required negative nucleic acid testing from vaccinated incoming passengers from the Chinese mainland.
April 18, 2023
China ends mandatory face masks on public transport
The guidelines from the joint COVID-19 prevention and control mechanism of the State Council aim to clarify situations and circumstances where people should, can choose to, or may choose not to wear face masks.
April 13, 2023
Experts: Public mask wearing can be eased
Chinese health experts suggest relaxing mandatory mask wearing in public except for elderly care centers and other high-risk facilities as the global COVID-19 pandemic is nearing an end and domestic flu infections are declining.
April 4, 2023
Up-close look at 'real' heart made by Chinese surgeon
Chinese gastrointestinal surgeon Zhou Shuyang has caught public attention again as his team restored a beating heart through 3D modeling.
February 28, 2023
Special teams pitch in to fight virus in Zhejiang
Zhejiang province has organized thousands of special teams to distribute daily necessities and medical supplies to residents in rural areas to fight against the recent surge in COVID-19 infections.
January 12, 2023
Insurance to subsidize birth of Hangzhou test-tube babies
Up to 3,000 yuan ($425) will be reimbursed to insured couples who opt for test-tube babies in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, to reduce burdens faced by those wanting but unable to have children, according to Zhejiang Daily.
December 19, 2022
Guidance on home quarantine for COVID-infected people
People with mild symptoms and asymptomatic cases can now choose to quarantine at home instead of at centralized quarantine facilities.
December 14, 2022