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Covid Vaccine: Will Emerging Markets Be Left Behind?
Oxford Business Group
As various countries contend with a second wave of Covid-19 outbreaks, many emerging markets are pinning their hopes on a vaccine that will allow them to reopen their economies without the fear of health services being overwhelmed. In Mexico, four universities are developing vaccines.
Heat Stroke or Heat Exhaustion? Learn the Symptoms
The second half of August, September, and pretty much all of October are the most brutally hot months of the year here in Puerto Vallarta. As the temperatures continue to rise, it's important to understand the risks, signs and symptoms of heat illnesses.
NGO Provides Aid to Families of Children With Cancer
Aid to Families of Children With Cancer supports 18 Puerto Vallarta families who have a child diagnosed with cancer. The organization receives no government funding, so it relies solely on donations to cover the costs of medicines, food and many other requirements. Learn how you can help.
Studies Reveal Why Some People are Mosquito Magnets
It's Summer in the tropics, and you know what that means... Mosquitoes! Puerto Vallarta's rainy season is mosquito season, too. The little buggers are not just annoying, but also carry diseases like Dengue and Chikungunya. But why do they bite some people more than others?
Mexican Students Design Low-Cost Transparent Masks
Researchers at the Western Institute of Technology and Higher Studies in Jalisco, Mexico, have created a transparent face mask that is as efficient as the N95, the most commonly used face masks by medical personnel working with COVID-19 sufferers worldwide.
COVID-19 Ravages the Lungs. It Also Affects the Brain
Six months into the COVID-19 pandemic, we're still learning what the disease can do. There are now detailed reports of brain illness emerging in people with relatively mild lung illness, in those who are critically ill, and also in those in recovery.