Tags: Health

Durex sales up as social distancing rules relaxed and condom demand rises

The maker of condom brand Durex has reported a recovery in sales after coronavirus restrictions were relaxed following the first wave of the pandemic. Sales of air fresheners and cleaning products have also soared as people work from home, according to global consumer goods giant Reckitt Benckiser (RB), which also owns brands including Dettol and…

Chile scientists study potential coronavirus mutation in remote Patagonia

Santiago: Scientists in Chile are investigating a possible mutation of the novel coronavirus in southern Patagonia, a far-flung region near the tip of the South American continent that has seen an unusually contagious second wave of infections in recent weeks. Dr. Marcelo Navarrete of the University of Magallanes told Reuters in an interview that researchers…

Navalny makes first video appearance since coma in two-hour video interview

Moscow: Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny has given a more than two-hour video interview to a prominent Russian YouTube blogger, his first video appearance since he was discharged from a Berlin hospital. Navalny, 44, said his health had improved and that doctors were surprised by the speed of his recovery, but that his hands shook significantly…