Thursday July 9-th, 2020

Pence to tour coronavirus mask plant in Washington amid outbreak Pence to tour coronavirus mask plant in Washington amid outbreak

Pence said he'll be in Olympia to meet with Gov. Jay Inslee as the state ups its coronavirus response. 27 cases were confirmed in the state, including 10 deaths, following reports of a new virus fatality on Wednesday. On Saturday, Pence announced t...

The newest coronavirus cases around Australia

The number of confirmed Covid-19 cases in Australia now stands above forty, with 22 in NSW. Another resident, a 82-year-old man, has also been hospitalised after testing positive for the virus on Tuesday. "Her travel details are being obtained and ...

Novel coronavirus death rate higher than first thought, World Health Organization says Novel coronavirus death rate higher than first thought, World Health Organization says

The WHO estimated that only this March will require 89 million chinstraps, 76 million gloves and 1.6 million protective glasses. He went on to say that less than 1 percent of the individuals who contract the virus are completely asymptomatic.

Patients to get faster access to cannabis-based medicines Patients to get faster access to cannabis-based medicines

This isn't just because of the import side of things, but also due to export restrictions in the country of origin. In addition, safeguards against addiction and the misuse of drugs mean that patients with prescriptions for unlicensed medicines, su...

House easily passes $8.3B spending bill to battle coronavirus outbreak House easily passes $8.3B spending bill to battle coronavirus outbreak

The House easily passed an $8.3 billion supplemental spending bill Wednesday to battle the coronavirus outbreak that threatens a major shock to the economy and disruptions to everyday life in the U.S. And top administration officials, including D...

Coronavirus cases top 90,000 worldwide: World Health Organization chief

Responding to the increase of COVID-19 related deaths in the Eastern Mediterranean region, in particular the 66 deaths reported in Iran, Ahmed Al-Mandhari, WHO regional chief described the situation as " deeply alarming ". "While many people globally...

China's Hubei to close temporary hospitals as situation improves China's Hubei to close temporary hospitals as situation improves

The Chinese city at the centre of the coronavirus epidemic has closed the first of 16 specially built hospitals - hurriedly put up to treat people with the virus - after it discharged its last recovered patients. Wuhan has also designated 46 hospital...

Officials say 2nd case of coronavirus confirmed in New Hampshire

Health officials in New Hampshire believe there could be more cases, and have advised all attendees at the event to self-quarantine for 14 days. "The rest of the people at that party are considered low risk and are not asked to self-quarantine, but...

Los Angeles County Declares Emergency Following 6 New Cases of Coronavirus Los Angeles County Declares Emergency Following 6 New Cases of Coronavirus

None of the six cases were incidents of "community transmission", local health officials explained, per the Long Beach Post , but rather had close contact with an infected person. County Supervisors Kathryn Barger and Janice Hahn said the declaratio...

Health Officials Report 9 Dead in US Coronavirus Outbreak Health Officials Report 9 Dead in US Coronavirus Outbreak

A man in his 50s died at the Harborview Medical Center in Seattle. The $7.5 billion package would triple President Donald Trump's request for money, but it's expected to be supported by the White House and Trump's GOP allies on Capitol Hill.

119 new cases, 38 more deaths reported on Chinese mainland 119 new cases, 38 more deaths reported on Chinese mainland

The researchers, however, cautioned that data examined in the study was still "very limited". Their findings were published on Tuesday in the National Science Review, the journal of the Chinese Academy of Sciences. Authorities have asked overseas Chi...

Florida governor announces two cases of novel coronavirus in the state Florida governor announces two cases of novel coronavirus in the state

The other is in Hillsboro County, with a recent history of travel to affected areas in Italy. The governor said county and state health departments are ready to consult with Florida school districts, if needed. The Centers for Disease Control and P...

Carrie Underwood consumed less than 800 calories trying to lose weight Carrie Underwood consumed less than 800 calories trying to lose weight

During a conversation with Women's Health , Carrie admitted that although she knows she "shouldn't care what other people think about me", its effects are still profound. Initially, "I was sleeping better, and I had more energy for our grueling sc...

Thirteenth case of coronavirus confirmed in NSW Thirteenth case of coronavirus confirmed in NSW

New South Wales Health Minister Brad Hazzard said during a press conference that the first case is a 53-year-old health worker who initially was thought not to have the virus. "This is a health crisis not a financial crisis, but it is a health cri...

Coronavirus: Two new cases confirmed in Northern Ireland Coronavirus: Two new cases confirmed in Northern Ireland

The school will close for the duration of the incubation period, which is 14 days. It is the first such case to be confirmed in the Republic, after a case was confirmed in Belfast last Thursday. "The Departments will continue to communicate with al...

Coronavirus death toll reaches 3203 Coronavirus death toll reaches 3203

As new cases were dropping in worst-hit China, worrisome clusters were growing sharply in South Korea, Italy and Iran, which each exceed 2,000 cases. South Korea, which is grappling with the largest outbreak of the virus outside China, has urged ci...

Coronavirus: Death toll rises to nine in Washington State Coronavirus: Death toll rises to nine in Washington State

On Monday, U.S. officials announced that the disease officially made it to the country's east coast, and has sickened at least one person in Rhode Island. US President Donald Trump visited the National Institutes of Health outside the US capital ...

Coronavirus: Men wanted over 'racist' Oxford Street attack on student Coronavirus: Men wanted over 'racist' Oxford Street attack on student

In his post, Mok also appealed to witnesses to come forward. He said that the attack happened at about 9.15pm on Feb 24 in Oxford Street after he walked past a group of young men. Mok said several racist taunts had been directed at him in recent we...

US Health Agency Investigates Manufacturing Defect in Coronavirus Testing Kits US Health Agency Investigates Manufacturing Defect in Coronavirus Testing Kits

The Trump administration has ordered an investigation of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention after a Food and Drug Administration diagnostic scientist found possible contaminants during a visit to a CDC lab in Atlanta that produces corona...

Coronavirus: Air New Zealand confirms case of infection on Singapore-Auckland flight Coronavirus: Air New Zealand confirms case of infection on Singapore-Auckland flight

Ministry of Health director-general of health Ashley Bloomfield announced the second confirmed coronavirus case on Wednesday. She does not require hospitalisation. The letter stated the two children were not contagious and the parents hadn't been t...

Deepika skips Paris Fashion Weed due to coronavirus outbreak Deepika skips Paris Fashion Weed due to coronavirus outbreak

Talking about Deepika, she was sent an invitation by Global Fashion House Louis Vuitton, but now she is not going. The deadly Coronavirus has till now infected more than 90,000 people worldwide with over 3,100 deaths. Next, she has the official H...

Coronavirus: 2263 infected, 79 dead - English Coronavirus: 2263 infected, 79 dead - English

Also on Tuesday, officials in Dandong - which borders North Korea - announced everyone entering the city from overseas needed to be tested. It has now spread to more than 75 countries and territories, with self-sustaining clusters forming in South K...

Coronavirus latest: Cases down in China but rising in the West Coronavirus latest: Cases down in China but rising in the West

The organization also said there have been confirmed cases in 72 countries outside of China with 166 deaths. The EU raised the risk level of infection on Monday from moderate to high. The UK government is advising against all but essential travel t...

Another U.S. airline has waived change fees due to the coronavirus Another U.S. airline has waived change fees due to the coronavirus

The cancellations affect twelve flights from Heathrow to New York's JFK airport over the period. At the same time, Korean is disinfecting aircraft using MD-125, an approved disinfectant known to eliminate coronaviruses . "It makes sense to sel...

Two Corona cases detected in Telangana, Delhi Two Corona cases detected in Telangana, Delhi

In the wake of the coronavirus outbreak, the Health Minister stated that the screening of passengers is being conducted at 21 airports, 12 major seaports, and 65 minor seaports. Samples of all six people in Noida taken on Tuesday for suspected coro...

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