Thursday September 24-th, 2020

Covid-19 - 85 new cases, national total now 368 Covid-19 - 85 new cases, national total now 368

At a press conference on Friday, director-general of health Dr Ashley Bloomfield announced that the man was in intensive care and on a ventilator. Dr Bloomfield said the person in ICU had been in Nelson Hospital for some days. "They are on separate...

Crocs Offering Free Shoes For Healthcare Workers Crocs Offering Free Shoes For Healthcare Workers

Crocs says it can ship up to 10,000 pairs each day, so if the company has already met its limit when you check, head back to the website at 12 p.m. Crocs are known to be a preferred footwear choice among health workers since they are comfortable,...

Liberty University students to return to campus amid coronavirus outbreak Liberty University students to return to campus amid coronavirus outbreak

Falwell said in the release that he received a "favorable reaction" from both Lynchburg's mayor and city manager. Falwell said that by keeping the residence halls open, Liberty is able to house all the global students who are unable to return home ...

Hospitals Weighing Blanket Do-Not-Resuscitate Orders for Virus Patients Hospitals Weighing Blanket Do-Not-Resuscitate Orders for Virus Patients

Still, he said a blanket do-not-resuscitate policy for all COVID-19 patients is too "draconian". Facilities that have seriously considered the measure include Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago, which has asked the IL governor to clarify w...

Central San Joaquin Valley has its first coronavirus-related death Central San Joaquin Valley has its first coronavirus-related death

Her death is the second in the county due to COVID-19. The new cases rise the county's total to 29. DHEC and area hospitals, including Beaufort Memorial, Hilton Head and Coastal Carolina, have refused to answer questions about age and location of...

COVID-19: Officials still preparing for worst-case scenario in B.C. COVID-19: Officials still preparing for worst-case scenario in B.C.

Low and moderate income people who have experienced significant loss of income due to COVID-19 will be eligible for the rebate. In total, there are now 617 confirmed cases in the province, with 330 in the Vancouver Coastal Health Authority region.

Covid-19: Nurse kills herself after testing positive for coronavirus Covid-19: Nurse kills herself after testing positive for coronavirus

Italy is still suffering greatly from the outbreak of the Corona epidemic, as the virus continues to claim thousands of lives, as well as the daily toll of infections continues to rise significantly, which gave sad and tragic atmosphere to one of the...

Hockey gear manufacturer Bauer to protect medical staff with visors Hockey gear manufacturer Bauer to protect medical staff with visors

Bourgeois said they received approval at 2 a.m. Thursday morning, and a few hours later "emails were coming nearly every minute". Bourgeois said, adding the company will try to make 2,000 units daily. "Protection that allows athletes to give everythi...

Idaho issues statewide stay-at-home order Idaho issues statewide stay-at-home order

Idaho has more than 91 confirmed cases of COVID-19, the illness caused by the coronavirus. "When you have community spread, you have to go the the next level, and that's what we're doing", Little said. That includes bars, nightclubs, gyms, recreati...

Fauci Says Coronavirus Could Return in Cycles Fauci Says Coronavirus Could Return in Cycles

It also underscores the need to develop a vaccine and to continue trials of drugs "so we will have a menu of drugs" to treat it, he said. Dr Fauci said that when China flattened the curve of the disease they started reporting imported cases and the...

Free parking for all frontline coronavirus workers Free parking for all frontline coronavirus workers

The East Kent Hospitals Trust has today told staff they will not have to pay to park as they ready themselves for a predicted influx of Covid-19 patients. The new free parking on council land for health workers, social care workers and NHS voluntee...

Quebec’s non-essential businesses close as province ramps up COVID-19 measures Quebec’s non-essential businesses close as province ramps up COVID-19 measures

In Quebec, the number of novel coronavirus cases has jumped since the beginning of the week. "In these three residences, all the necessary measures have been taken", said Legault. "It's a tough period but it's temporary". Most people diagnosed ...

Coronavirus: Send in your Clap for our Carers videos Coronavirus: Send in your Clap for our Carers videos

At 8pm tomorrow (Thursday), the nation will pause for a mass applause, to recognise the vast efforts of NHS workers. People in the Burnham-On-Sea area are being encouraged to take part in a nationwide "huge round of applause" called Clap For Our...

United Kingdom university creates app to slow spread of coronavirus United Kingdom university creates app to slow spread of coronavirus

Once available, this could help curb the spread of the infection - as immune workers will know whether or not they're a risk to vulnerable people. A Plymouth schoolgirl has been diagnosed with coronavirus - but did not show the usual symptoms of ...

World Health Organization urges public to practice 'physical,' not social, distancing World Health Organization urges public to practice 'physical,' not social, distancing

Trudeau says provinces and local governments continue to take steps to restrict people's movements and the federal government stepping in is a last resort. "Listening is your duty and staying home is your way to serve", he said . He said being pre...

Fiat Chrysler and Ford Announce Personal Protective Equipment Production Fiat Chrysler and Ford Announce Personal Protective Equipment Production

USA And Canada and Mexico. FCA said it plans to produce 1 million face masks a month. FCA said it will work with officials across all levels of government to "ensure that the donated face masks are being directed to the people and facilities in...

Farah Khan slams celebrities for posting workout videos online Farah Khan slams celebrities for posting workout videos online

Farah in her Instagram video while addressing celebrities said that you have to maintain your physique but most people have other things to take care of. But most of us have bigger concerns during the crisis. While many celebs like Tabu, Hansika, R...

Sunshine Coast people now have coronavirus Sunshine Coast people now have coronavirus

THERE has been another case of COVID-19 confirmed in the Central Queensland Health and Hospital system today, making it five for the region as 46 new cases were confirmed statewide. It's the second death from COVID-19 in Queensland after a 77-year-ol...

Sick coronavirus prank as woman coughs on food at grocery store Sick coronavirus prank as woman coughs on food at grocery store

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say the potentially fatal coronavirus can spread via " respiratory droplets produced when an infected person coughs or sneezes " on nearby people or objects. Fasula said that he estimates the total produ...

Die From Coronavirus At NYC's Elmurst Hospital In 1 Day Die From Coronavirus At NYC's Elmurst Hospital In 1 Day

As the hospital continues to be overrun with patients, one emergency care physician recalls how Elmhurst almost ran out of oxygen at one point, pleading what workers need most during this time is "ventilators, critical care staff, and space".

How Multiplayer Works in Animal Crossing: New Horizons How Multiplayer Works in Animal Crossing: New Horizons

Eurogamer reports New Horizons is doing numbers that would make Tom Nook salivate, with launch week sales better than New Leaf, Wild World, and City Folk combined. Famitsu doesn't track digital sales, so you can imagine the global sales of Animal ...

Man dies in China due to hantavirus amid COVID-19 pandemic Man dies in China due to hantavirus amid COVID-19 pandemic

The media outlet reported that the man, who was Yunnan province and was on a chartered bus on the way to work in Shandong province, had tested positive for the Hantavirus, which has symptoms that mirror those of a novel coronavirus - fever, headache,...

Coronavirus Gympie: 52 Coast cases to date

THERE has been another case of COVID-19 confirmed in the Central Queensland Health and Hospital system today, making it five for the region as 46 new cases were confirmed statewide. "The number of confirmed cases we see each day is expected to vary a...

Coronavirus: 405,000 volunteers step forward to help NHS through crisis Coronavirus: 405,000 volunteers step forward to help NHS through crisis

NHS Transport volunteer: Transporting equipment, supplies and/or medication between NHS services and sites, it may also involve assisting pharmacies with medication delivery. "This is one of those once-in-a-lifetime moments where a single action fro...

Johnson says 405,000 have volunteered to help health service Johnson says 405,000 have volunteered to help health service

Health secretary Matt Hancock, who launched the appeal for volunteers on Tuesday, said he is "so proud of the British public" after Johnson's announcement. "I can't thank those enough who have pledged to devote their time to helping others at what...

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