Thursday July 9-th, 2020

Coronavirus causes Kansas school buildings to close for rest of year Coronavirus causes Kansas school buildings to close for rest of year

Kansas has at least 18 confirmed coronavirus cases and one COVID-19-related death. Kelly's executive order makes Kansas the first state to shut down its public schools for the remainder of the school year - an extraordinary step that other sta...

Risk of Getting COVID-19 Could Be Linked to Certain Blood Types Risk of Getting COVID-19 Could Be Linked to Certain Blood Types

According to a study in the US National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI), "O" is the most common blood group (37.12 per cent) in India, closely followed by B at 32.26 per cent, followed by A at 22.88 per cent while AB was the least prevale...

Florida K-12 school testing canceled this year, Gov. DeSantis says Florida K-12 school testing canceled this year, Gov. DeSantis says

DeSantis also directed restaurants to reduce capacity by 50 percent and stagger seating so that groups are at least six feet apart. He intends to recommend to the state's Board of Governors to instruct university presidents to hold online classes o...

Coronavirus outbreak causes NY hospitals to ban visitors Coronavirus outbreak causes NY hospitals to ban visitors

While the screening process was not detailed, many medical facilities around the country are checking the temperatures of visitors. About 4,300 coronavirus cases have been confirmed and 70 deaths reported across the country, with hot spots in Washi...

Donald Trump Invoking Defense Production Act to Fight Coronavirus Donald Trump Invoking Defense Production Act to Fight Coronavirus

It's the invisible enemy that's always the toughest enemy, the invisible enemy, but we're going to defeat the invisible enemy. "We are at level one, level one being the highest level". An economic stimulus package worth up to $1 trillion is expecte...

Premier Jason Kenney to share 'important update' on COVID-19 in Alberta Premier Jason Kenney to share 'important update' on COVID-19 in Alberta

The announcement means that Alberta's Provincial Operations Centre has been elevated to a level 4, the highest possible level, and that mass gathering will be limited to no more than 50 people. "I would ask all retailers to consider having a dedicate...

Scientists Say that COVID-19 Originated from Natural Sources

But the team of researchers from Australia, the United Kingdom and the U.S. led by Kristian Andersen , Director of Infectious Disease Genomics at Scripps Research Institute in California, who analysed the SARS-CoV2 genomic data now available, sa...

Avigan / Favipiravir Drug Endorsed By China For Coronavirus Treatment Avigan / Favipiravir Drug Endorsed By China For Coronavirus Treatment

Toyama Chemical developed the drug , sold under the brand name Avigan, in 2014 as a medicine to combat the flu. " It has a high degree of safety and is clearly effective in treatment ", said Zhang Xinmin, director of the science ministry's China...

Ontario declares state of emergency amid coronavirus pandemic Ontario declares state of emergency amid coronavirus pandemic

Dr. David Williams, Chief Medical Officer of Health, has responded to a death of a Barrie man that occurred at the Royal Victoria Hospital in Barrie that is potentially related to COVID-19. If you are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19, which range ...

Asymptomatic Carriers of COVID-19 Make It Tough to Target Asymptomatic Carriers of COVID-19 Make It Tough to Target

In contrast to SARS-CoV-1, most secondary cases of virus transmission of SARS-CoV-2 appear to be occurring in community settings rather than healthcare settings. "We found that the stability of SARS-CoV-2 was similar to that of SARS-CoV-1 under the e...

Coronavirus Fact Check: What do we know about ibuprofen and COVID-19? Coronavirus Fact Check: What do we know about ibuprofen and COVID-19?

According to France's health minister, the anti-inflammatory - a popular medication available over-the-counter in the United Kingdom - could aggravate the symptoms of the deadly flu-like bug. Ibuprofen, an NSAID, is often used to treat fever, one o...

Australian researchers map immune response to coronavirus Australian researchers map immune response to coronavirus

Research shows that the human body can become immune to the virus, but it is still unclear how long the immunity lasts . Visit BGR's homepage for more stories . When a 47-year-old woman from Wuhan presented to a Melbourne hospital as one of Aust...

Hong Kong to quarantine all arrivals Hong Kong to quarantine all arrivals

The retail sector also faced headwinds after social unrest in Hong Kong led to a plunge in tourist visits past year, especially from mainland shoppers. After 40 days without new cases, two imported Covid-19 were reported in Macau in the last two da...

Brazos County reports first case of coronavirus Brazos County reports first case of coronavirus

The second is a man in his 30s who traveled to an area where COVID-19 is circulating and became ill after returning to Douglas County. "We ask that you continue to follow the recommended prevention measures, such as washing your hands, practicing s...

COVID-19: Alberta suspends all non-emergency dental treatment, services COVID-19: Alberta suspends all non-emergency dental treatment, services

Carmelo Cinqueonce, the executive director of the Minnesota Dental Association, said that he's seen dental offices across the state already following the recommendation. "In the words of our prime minister today, exceptional circumstances are calling...

President Trump Bashes NY Governor; Calls Coronavirus President Trump Bashes NY Governor; Calls Coronavirus "The Chinese Virus"

He also pleaded for help from the federal government as coronavirus deaths and cases rise steeply. "We can not accommodate the numbers - that demand - on the hospital system", Cuomo said. on March 16. Clearly, Trump is still deflecting and no...

Aiken County Schools to deliver meals to students beginning Tuesday Aiken County Schools to deliver meals to students beginning Tuesday

Here are more sources of free food in the Beaverton area, compiled by Beaverton High School's student newspaper, The Hummer. Students are asked to pick up meals at the hub to which their school is assigned. and 12:30 p.m. Monday to pick up their ch...

Senate Will Pass House Coronavirus Bill With No Changes: Majority Leader

The final wording of the package has not been finished , but House leadership wanted to pass it by unanimous consent because the House is on recess this week. "Hopefully, the Senate will take the time to clean up the damage our bill caused and not j...

One new COVID-19 case in Manitoba, officials discourage international travel One new COVID-19 case in Manitoba, officials discourage international travel

The province announced last week that schools are to close Monday for three weeks. Chief public health officer Dr. Brent Roussin said most cases in Canada, including in Manitoba, are connected to worldwide travel. Patient contact and public health ...

It's not just people with symptoms who can spread COVID-19 It's not just people with symptoms who can spread COVID-19

Truth: Protective measures, like proper handwashing and social distancing, need to be taken no matter where you live. With Covid-19 spreading worldwide, countries are scrambling to curb the transmission of the deadly disease that has infected more ...

China reports just one new domestic virus case, 20 more imported China reports just one new domestic virus case, 20 more imported

The country has recorded 80,881 total cases, but fewer than 9,000 people remain infected. China this week relaxed travel restrictions in Hubei, sending thousands of workers back to long-shuttered factories. Transit passengers were sent to their con...

UK: Health experts criticise NHS advice to take ibuprofen for Coronavirus UK: Health experts criticise NHS advice to take ibuprofen for Coronavirus

World Health Organization spokesman Christian Lindmeier told a Geneva press conference that there are no recent studies that link the anti-inflammatory drug with increased mortality rates but he added that experts are now investigating the matter.

Biden aims to shut out Sanders in Democratic primaries amid coronavirus fears Biden aims to shut out Sanders in Democratic primaries amid coronavirus fears

On Monday, the White House issued guidelines to avoid gatherings of more than 10 people and close bars and restaurants. Schools, businesses, sporting events and concerts have been shuttered across the country, raising questions about the wisdom of ...

Katrina Kaif's at-home workout tips amid coronavirus lockdown Katrina Kaif's at-home workout tips amid coronavirus lockdown

Actress Katrina Kaif has shared some fantastic workout exercises you all can do at home, amid the COVID-19 lockdown. In the videos that follow, Katrina Kaif can be seen doing squats, reverse lunges, sit-ups, and push-ups, amongst other exercises.

Price of the CDC coronavirus test: $36 Price of the CDC coronavirus test: $36

That is a failing. At the University of California Los Angeles Medical Center, doctors are following California department of health guidelines that limit testing only to people with symptoms who need hospitalization and have traveled to affected cou...

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