Common childhood bug ‘hyped up as tomato flu’

Doctors and India blame the media for sensationalising the hand, foot and mouth disease outbreak by calling it tomato flu. Credit: Grook Da Oger (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:PMB_l%C3%A9sion_palmaire.jpg), CC BY-SA 3.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/deed.en) Leading clinicians and medical researchers in India say they are aghast

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China approves world’s first inhalable COVID-19 vaccine

A transmission electron micrograph of SARS-CoV-2 virus particles (UK B.1.1.7 variant), isolated from a patient sample and cultivated in cell culture. Credit: NIAID Chinese drug regulators have approved the world’s first inhalable COVID-19 vaccine, made by Tianjin-based manufacturer CanSino Biologics,

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