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Angel Kunchev

Angel Kunchev: Omicron variant could put an end to the Covid-19 pandemic

The Omicron wave is now peaking in Eastern Europe. The same thing happened in Western Europe some 2 to 3 weeks ago, Bulgaria’s Chief State Health Inspector Associate Professor Angel Kunchev said for the BNT. In his view, the number of new..

18.01.22 10:37 |
Prof. Iva Hristova

Omicron is advancing in the country, alongside the flu AH3N2 virus: Prof. Iva Hristova

“It is safe to say that the Omicron variant of the coronavirus is dominant in the country, with 40% of the samples being of the Omicron variant,” Prof. Iva Hristova, director of the Centre of Infectious and Parasitic Diseases said in an..

14.01.22 09:58 |

Flu wave expected parallel with Covid-19

Experts warn that parallel with the covid-19 pandemic, a flu wave is to be expected. “Many of the symptoms of flu and of Covid-19 are the same but with the flu the onset of the disease is very sudden, whereas with Covid-19 the symptoms become..

15.10.21 18:21 |

Measures against Covid-19 block the spread of seasonal flu

So far, there have been no proven flu viruses in our lab, which is unusual. Previously, the flu epidemic usually started at this time of year, Prof. Nelly Korsun commented to bTV. As head of the National Reference Laboratory for Influenza and Acute..

25.01.21 14:57 |

Government to update national plan for response to flu epidemic amidst Covid-19 crisis

Within a month, the government should update and implement the National Plan for Influenza Pandemic Preparedness, the parliament voted. The decision was taken by 170 votes to 0, with 1 abstention. The proposal was made by the opposition BSP. The..

22.10.20 15:30 |

Bulgaria registers increased interest in influenza vaccines amidst Covid-19 crisis

Interest in influenza vaccines has increased this year , Nikolay Kostov, chairman of the Association of Pharmacy Owners, told the BNR. There are about 70,000 vaccines in pharmaceutical storage facilities, most of which are for medical professionals..

20.10.20 06:20 |

Prices of cold medicines up by 60% during pandemic

The prices of cold and flu medicines sold at pharmacies without prescription have gone up by up to 60% over the period of coronavirus, writes 24 Chasa newspaper on the basis of an analysis of the figures from the medications register. But the..

25.06.20 08:42 |

School closures over flu: called off in some regions, extended or put in place in others

In Sliven region in Southern Bulgaria the school closures over flu are being called off as of today. At the same time there are other regions of the country - Pleven, Veliko Turnovo, Blagoevgrad, Kyustendil, Razgrad and Sofia city – where..

28.01.19 09:50 |

Flu epidemic in Bulgaria growing

As the flu epidemic has been growing in Bulgaria today classes were stopped in Varna and the Sofia region. The flu epidemic has already gripped 11 regions of the country. On recommendation of the health authorities, schools will be closed in Plovdiv..

22.01.19 09:52 |

Flu epidemic declared in four Bulgarian districts

Flu epidemic has been declared in four Bulgarian districts (Stara Zagora, Burgas, Silistra and Shumen) on Tuesday. On Wednesday flu epidemic will be declared in Ruse as well. Varna and Yambol districts are also expected to be affected by the influenza...

15.01.19 10:21 |
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