Federal Court backs school banning unvaccinated student with measles

Federal Court backs school banning unvaccinated student with measles

June 26, 2020, 8:59 a.m.
The Federal Court has backed a school which banned a girl who had recently recovered from measles and had not been va...
Swiss-Canadian vaccine to be tested on mice in Geneva

Swiss-Canadian vaccine to be tested on mice in Geneva

June 3, 2020, 9:38 a.m.
A joint Swiss-Canadian coronavirus vaccine is due to be tested on mice in Geneva.  If the tests go well, clinica...
'Money not a problem' for vaccines for all Swiss residents

'Money not a problem' for vaccines for all Swiss residents

May 21, 2020, 12:02 p.m.
The government is ready to make sure everyone in Switzerland will have access to a Covid-19 vaccine when one becomes ...
US citizens could be prioritised in case of Switzerland producing vaccine

US citizens could be prioritised in case of Switzerland producing vaccine

May 18, 2020, 9:52 a.m.
The Sunday press is speculating that even if a new Covid-19 vaccine is produced in Switzerland, US citizens could be ...
Survey shows majority in favour of mandatory face masks

Survey shows majority in favour of mandatory face masks

April 21, 2020, 9:55 a.m.
A survey of people living in Switzerland shows six in ten of us wish to see a federal requirement to wear masks in pu...
No vaccine until mid-2021, say pharmaceutical experts

No vaccine until mid-2021, say pharmaceutical experts

April 15, 2020, 10:35 a.m.
Pharmaceutical experts say we won’t see a vaccine for Covid-19 until the middle of next year at the earliest &n...
Measles rates rise whilst vaccination rates fall

Measles rates rise whilst vaccination rates fall

Oct. 22, 2019, 9:25 a.m.
Cases of measles are climbing and the Federal Health Office says falling vaccination rates are to blame. 
Unvaccinated students may be banned from exams

Unvaccinated students may be banned from exams

March 29, 2019, 9:29 a.m.
A measles outbreak at the University of Zurich could mean a ban on those who have not been vaccinated from taking exams.
Meningitis cases climb in Switzerland

Meningitis cases climb in Switzerland

Oct. 9, 2017, 6:22 a.m.
Meningitis cases are climbing in Switzerland – according to figures from the Federal Health Office. Experts say...
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