News Local Four year old in serious condition after falling in pool

Four year old in serious condition after falling in pool

A four year boy from Korea is in hospital after falling into a pool at a tourist complex in Tremithousa, near Paphos, on Wednesday afternoon.

The latest incident came only 24 hours after another child was air lifted to Makarios Hospital in Nicosia after nearly drowning in a pool in Peristerona.

The child and his family had only  arrived in Cyprus on holiday on Tuesday.

The boy was pulled from the water and was administered first aid. An ambulance then took him to Paphos Hospital and from there to Makarios Hospital in Nicosia. His condition is described as serious.

Also at Makarios Hospital is the four year old from Russia who was air lifted there late on Tuesday afternoon. Doctors said that his condition has stabilised.

Read more

https://in-cyprus.com/news/local/boy-hospitalised-after-near-drowning/

 

Top Stories

244 new cases, out of 11,163 tests announced on Friday

The Health Ministry announced 244 new Coronavirus cases out of 11,163 PCR and rapid antigen tests on Friday, 15 January, taking confirmed infections to...

Where to get antigen rapid tests on Saturday

The Health Ministry announced the following antigen rapid test sites for Saturday, 16 January 2021:   LIMASSOL Tassos Papadopoulos building – TEPAK, Limassol 08:30-16:30 Church Agia Varvara, Zakaki...

President Anastasides to get the second dose of COVID-19 vaccine next Monday

Cyprus President, Nicos Anastasiades, will receive the second dose of the vaccine against COVID-19, next Monday at the Health Center of Latsia, according to...

Expert says milder version of pandemic likely to be present in 2022

Dr Constantinos Tsioutis, Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine & Infection Prevention and Control at the Department of Medicine of the European University Cyprus and head...

Spain’s COVID-19 incidence climbs above 500 cases per 100,000 people

Increased activity at hospitals and health centres near Madrid was seen on Friday (January 15) as Spain's coronavirus incidence as measured over the past...

Taste

Squash soup

Ingredients: 1 kg pumpkin, cut into small cubes, approximately 5 cups 2 medium (400g) sweet potatoes, cut into cubes, approximately 2 ½ cups 1 chopped leek, only...

Mezedes

No visit to Cyprus is complete without enjoying the traditional meal of many small dishes known as ‘meze’. This large feast, which has been a...

Prawns with fried cheese, barley shaped pasta

Put the barley shaped pasta into a small pan with salted water, bring to a boil and when tender, drain. Peal the prawns leaving...

Salmon and shrimp sheftalies

Mix all ingredients for tabbouli in a bowl and keep to one side so flavours can combine. Prepare the sheftalies: wash and soak the casing...