Learning from the Success of Polio Vaccines

Jakarta, CNN Indonesia – Immunization with vaccine proven successful in eradicating various diseases in the world, including Indonesia. Programs like this can be seen as an investment in the future for Indonesian children. Field Epidemiology Training Program (FETP) advisor, I Nyoman Kandun, revealed that the administration of the oral polio vaccine between 1995-1997 succeeded in […]

Children Have a History of Pneumonia, Can it Recur during the COVID-19 Pandemic?

Liputan6.com, Jakarta At the time of the pandemic COVID-19, child who has a history pneumonia and have fully recovered can go through the days like any other normal child. In this case, the pneumonia symptoms disappear and they are able to grow properly. “Treatment of pneumonia is within 14 days or 2 weeks,” said Head […]

Children Have a History of Pneumonia, Can it Recur during the COVID-19 Pandemic?

Liputan6.com, Jakarta At the time of the pandemic COVID-19, child who has a history pneumonia and have fully recovered can go through the days like any other normal child. In this case, the pneumonia symptoms disappear and they are able to grow properly. “Treatment of pneumonia is within 14 days or 2 weeks,” said Head […]

The Difference Between Vaccinations and Immunizations Are Often Considered the Same

Jakarta, CNN Indonesia – Vaccination and immunization are often seen as the same thing. Even though the two efforts to prevent this disease have different meanings. Chairman of the Indonesian Technical Advisory Group on Immunization (ITAGI), Sri Rezeki S. Hadinegoro, explained the difference between the two efforts to prevent this disease. Vaccination is the act […]

Myths that make the body immune from Covid-19 transmission, see the facts

Liputan6.com, Jakarta- Myths surrounding the corona virus (Covid-19) more and more circulating in the community, even information that has not been confirmed the truth is often trusted. In fact, it will be misleading and even harmful. These myths include things that make us immune from infection Covid-19, quoted from various sources following a list of […]

Many Patients Recover, The Task Force Asks The Covid Protocol Not Slacking

Jakarta, CNN Indonesia – The number of patients recovering from the Covid-19 attack has increased again. DKI Jakarta is the province that contributes the highest daily recovery. However, health protocols remain mandatory to prevent the number of new cases from increasing. Data from the National Covid-19 Handling Task Force compiled from the Ministry of Health […]

People with Blood Type O Lower Risk of COVID-19

Liputan6.com, Jakarta Two studies published recently showed that people with blood type O have a lower risk of developing it COVID-19 compared to other blood groups. In addition, people with blood type O may experience mild or less severe symptoms if they become infected COVID-19. Launch Science Alert, one of the new studies found that […]

Prevent Disease, Adults Also Need Immunization

Jakarta, CNN Indonesia – Prevention of disease through immunization is considered by a number of parties to be the most effective and efficient. Immunization Not only can it be done by children, adults and the elderly are also deemed to need immunization to prevent certain diseases. A pediatrician from the Parent Care Foundation, Purnamawati Sujud, […]

Pregnant Women Still Need Control to the Hospital with Health Protocols

Jakarta, CNN Indonesia – Obstetrics and Gynecology Specialist at Siloam Hospital Kebon Jeruk Jakarta, Kathleen Juanita Gunawan, said that during the pandemic, pregnant women should stay at home as much as possible, except go out to control the womb to the hospital. According to him, examinations at the hospital still need to be done in […]

6 Facts from Myths About Masks

Liputan6.com, Jakarta- The increase in cases of the new corona virus (Covid-19) in Indonesia has made the government enforce a regulation that requires the use of masks in public places to reduce the transmission of Covid-19. However, behind the obligation to use masks, various myths arise about the use of one of these personal protective […]