Friday July 10-th, 2020

February is American Heart Month! February is American Heart Month!

Pre-eclampsia, high blood pressure during pregnancy, gestational diabetes , and premature menopause are some of the risks factors that are specific to women's hearts. February is a National Heart Month, a time when adults of all ages are encoura...

Hunt on for 'patient zero' who spread coronavirus globally from Singapore Hunt on for 'patient zero' who spread coronavirus globally from Singapore

However, the USA admitted Wednesday that some of the kits it had shipped to some 200 labs might be faulty after the diagnostic tool returned "inconclusive results in some of the states" quality-assurance tests. "The mishap was unfortunate but we have...

London confirms first case of coronavirus, bringing United Kingdom total to 9 London confirms first case of coronavirus, bringing United Kingdom total to 9

Lilian Greenwood, the MP for Nottingham South, also said she was cancelling all her engagements until Thursday next week. She told the paper: "I've had nothing from the hospital. So far, the virus has infected some 60,000 people worldwide and kille...

Japanese man who visited Hawaii confirmed with coronavirus

The State is still seeking more details on his exact itinerary including which places he visited and flights he was on. The Department of Health held a press conference on Oʻahu today, and continued to recommend that all persons practice good healt...

Beijing orders 14-day coronavirus quarantine for everyone arriving in the city Beijing orders 14-day coronavirus quarantine for everyone arriving in the city

She was the third person to die of the virus outside of China, with the other fatalities occurring in the Philippines and Hong Kong . The figures show no sign that the outbreak is nearing a peak, said Adam Kamradt-Scott, an infectious diseases...

Infant With Mold Infection From Seattle Children's Hospital Dies Infant With Mold Infection From Seattle Children's Hospital Dies

Her parents, Katie and Micah Hutt, said in a Facebook post that they were very grateful to the team that watched over their daughter. Beth Hutt died at Seattle Children's "on her 175th day of life". A statement on their website notes that the hos...

Japanese man diagnosed with coronavirus after visiting Hawaii

The visitor was on Maui from January 28 to February 3 and did not display any symptoms. Hawaii Department of Health's state epidemiologist, Dr. Sarah Park, said the man likely contracted the coronavirus before or en route to Hawaii. The man was tra...

AstraZeneca warns on ‘unfavourable impact’ from coronavirus outbreak AstraZeneca warns on ‘unfavourable impact’ from coronavirus outbreak

Profit missed analysts' expectations of $1.80 billion for the closely-watched company metric that strips out one-off items. He told Reuters revenues could reach the top end of its guidance range if the epidemic was brought quickly under control.

James Blake Defends Girlfriend Jameela Jamil Amid Munchausen Syndrome Allegations James Blake Defends Girlfriend Jameela Jamil Amid Munchausen Syndrome Allegations

Keep them coming. You just add to my relevance. I am there when she turns down wonderful job opportunities because of her health limitations. "As an EP [executive producer] of the show, you would think she would look at the press release before it wa...

Mumps cases rise to decade-high in England: health authority Mumps cases rise to decade-high in England: health authority

Most of the infected were young adults who did not have the MMR (measles, mumps and rubella) jab - a possible legacy of the anti-vaccination scandal of the 1990s. Mumps is an acute viral infection typically characterized by swelling and tenderness ...

Fifth person in B.C. presumptively confirmed for new coronavirus Fifth person in B.C. presumptively confirmed for new coronavirus

She is now in isolation at home and is doing well. Henry said the woman was wearing a mask for the entire flight and that the risk was low, but that health officials are still working to contact everyone who sat within three rows of her, and would ...

London Underground could become hotbed of coronavirus after woman diagnosed in capital London Underground could become hotbed of coronavirus after woman diagnosed in capital

Speakers consisted of Baroness Vere, that positioned with an all-electric bus outside the QEII Centre, in addition to David Brown, Chief Executive of bus firm Go-Ahead, Nottingham South MP Lilian Greenwood as well as Gareth Powell, head of Transport ...

World Health Organization names new coronavirus ‘COVID-19’ World Health Organization names new coronavirus ‘COVID-19’

Ghebreyesus said that the agency wanted to avoid stigmatising or inaccurately naming a group that belongs to a particular geographical location, an animal, or an individual. She also appreciated China's sharing of the genetic sequence of the virus,...

Coronavirus: Britain says has found ninth case of bug in the country Coronavirus: Britain says has found ninth case of bug in the country

This makes up to 9 cases of coronavirus in the UK. The ninth confirmed case in the United Kingdom is believed to be a Chinese national who flew into London. As being reported, the patient is a Chinese national who flew into London and is being trea...

Ontario medical officer says province has resolved a case of coronavirus Ontario medical officer says province has resolved a case of coronavirus

Tests conducted by Ontario's public health lab were confirmed by the national lab in Winnipeg. A total of 285 people have been tested in Ontario so far, with three people diagnosed with the virus. The illness has killed more than 1,100, mostly in C...

Chinese Doctors have Found a Way to Treat Coronavirus-Infected People Chinese Doctors have Found a Way to Treat Coronavirus-Infected People

The effectiveness of the new treatment was announced at a press conference by the Wuhan hospital manager. According to clinical results, 12 to 24 hours after the patients received the treatment , they have shown improved clinical symptoms, with ...

Culinary Union says Bernie Sanders would end its health care Culinary Union says Bernie Sanders would end its health care

Recently, a leaflet was circulated to Culinary members attacking single-payer health care. " Medicare for All eliminates the profiteering of the insurance companies and the drug companies, and it does away with the incredible administrative bureau...

United Kingdom confirms ninth case of coronavirus - Latest Pharmacy News

It comes after Prof Paul Cosford, from Public Health England, told the BBC on Wednesday that more United Kingdom cases were "highly likely". The U.K.'s most recent patient contracted the virus while in China and Professor Paul Cosford, direct...

U.S. appeals panel upholds block of Medicaid work requirements U.S. appeals panel upholds block of Medicaid work requirements

It failed, for example, to consider those who might lose coverage simply because they lacked internet access and couldn't report their work activity online, Boasberg found. The federal appeals court reasoned Congress did not amend Medicaid to require...

Death toll of virus in China stands at 1,380

The 42 individuals were evacuated from Wuhan, the epicenter of the outbreak, on a special military plane sent by Turkey on February 1. The Ministry of Health in Singapore in their latest press release issued on Thursday said among the eight newly d...

Rise in new coronavirus cases in China reflects 'broader definition' of infection

The new cases include 3,095 patients that are "clinically diagnosed" after the province changed its counting method. The province, the epicentre of the outbreak, had 242 more deaths and over 14,800 new cases on Thursday. Kudlow said President Xi Ji...

China virus death toll nears 1,400, U.S. bemoans 'lack of transparency'

Health officials in Hubei said they started to count clinically diagnosed cases to ensure that patients get treated as early as possible instead of having to wait for laboratory tests to confirm they have the COVID-19 disease. Hong Kong and the Phili...

CVS Health Q4 sales, earnings top estimates; announces leadership changes CVS Health Q4 sales, earnings top estimates; announces leadership changes

Excluding the charge and other non-recurring items, adjusted earnings per share were $2.14, beating analysts' estimates of $1.68. Revenue in the company's pharmacy services division rose 6.2% to $37.07 billion. Shares of CVS Well being are down half ...

China reports 5,090 new confirmed cases of coronavirus infection, 121 new deaths

The daily death toll nearly halved when compared to Wednesday's 14,840. Paul Hunter, a professor of health protection at the University of East Anglia in England, expressed frustration with the revised numbers from China , but said he believed...

Coronavirus death toll in China rises to 1,483 Coronavirus death toll in China rises to 1,483

Japan is one of the worst affected of more than two dozen countries and territories outside mainland China that have seen hundreds of infections. "This outbreak could still go in any direction", he told reporters. The death toll in China from th...

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