Russians wanting coronavirus vaccine told to stop drinking for two months

Russians wanting coronavirus vaccine told to stop drinking for two months

Some Russians have reacted strongly after a health official told them to stop drinking for two months if they were given the Covid-19 vaccine. Anna Popova, head of the country’s consumer watchdog, told radio station Komsomolskaya Pravda on Tuesday that people should stop drinking alcohol…

Fury as Russians urged to avoid booze for two months after having Covid vaccine

Fury as Russians urged to avoid booze for two months after having Covid vaccine

Russian officials have aroused anger after warning civilians not to drink nearly two months after receiving the Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine. Anna Popova, head of the consumer health watchdog, claimed that drinking alcohol would reduce the body’s ability to build up immunity to Covid-19. She…

Seven people dead after drinking hand sanitiser when alcohol ran out at party

Seven people dead after drinking hand sanitiser when alcohol ran out at party

Seven people have died of poisoning after starting to drink hand sanitizer when they ran out of liquor at a party. Local reports from Russia claim that nine people felt seriously unwell after drinking locally made hand sanitizer on Thursday evening. The germ-fighting liquid was…

Seven die after drinking methanol hand sanitiser when alcohol ran out at party

Seven die after drinking methanol hand sanitiser when alcohol ran out at party

Seven people have died and two others are in a coma after drinking hand sanitizer at a party when the alcohol ran out. The group of nine drank the antiseptic hand soap at a party in the village of Tomtor in Russia’s Yakutia region on…