Wednesday July 8-th, 2020

Almost 20000 COVID-19 cases confirmed in UK Almost 20000 COVID-19 cases confirmed in UK

The figure was lower than Saturday's record rise of 260 , which suggests that the rise in deaths could stabilise soon. The number of coronavirus cases has surged to 19,522, the UK Department of Health and Social Care reported. A further seven pe...

Trump's Exaggerated COVID-19 Drug Claims

Trump began his remarks noting that they had moved the briefings outside to the Rose Garden, so as to allow the members of the White House Press Corps to space themselves further apart: "Beautiful day in the Rose Garden". Alvin Bronstein, DOH Emerge...

Trump, Biden neck and neck in 2020 presidential race: new poll Trump, Biden neck and neck in 2020 presidential race: new poll

Overall, when all respondents - not just registered voters - are taken into consideration, Biden performs better, beating Trump 50 percent to 44 percent. Despite the rapid consolidation around Biden among a broader Democratic electorate, the former v...

Coronavirus: Red Bull advisor Marko wanted 'corona camp' Coronavirus: Red Bull advisor Marko wanted 'corona camp'

Marko's plan, however, did not go well with his Red Bull colleagues and his proposal was unsuccessful. Speaking to the Austrian TV channel ORF , Marko said: "We have four Formula 1 drivers ( Max Verstappen , Alex Albon, Pierre Gasly, Daniil Kvyat)...

Australia curbs gatherings, locks down travelers, in new coronavirus measures Australia curbs gatherings, locks down travelers, in new coronavirus measures

Officials said the rate of new infections has halved in the past week under existing restrictions on movement to about 4,200 people nationally, while the death toll rose to 17. Prime Minister Scott Morrison's government and the country's central bank...

US regulator approves limited use of malaria drugs for virus US regulator approves limited use of malaria drugs for virus

He has touted drugs used in malaria cases as a possible response to the coronavirus and now the Food and Drug Administration put in place an emergency use authorization to try these drugs despite clear evidence of their effectiveness. In addition t...

Nine new cases of COVID-19, provincial total surpasses 100 Nine new cases of COVID-19, provincial total surpasses 100

The club's president, Tom McKnight, told CKBI radio in Prince Albert on Thursday that at the time of the rally there were no confirmed COVID-19 cases in Saskatchewan, and up to 250 people were still allowed at public gatherings. Case Increase Connect...

Some COVID-19 patients still have virus even after recovery Some COVID-19 patients still have virus even after recovery

A new study has found that some COVID-19 patients may be capable of transmitting the virus even after all symptoms of the disease disappear. In the study, researchers, including Indian-origin scientist Lokesh Sharma from Yale University in the U.S....

More than 20,000 retired NHS staff have returned to help fight Coronavirus More than 20,000 retired NHS staff have returned to help fight Coronavirus

Among those to have died with the virus is Amged El-Hawrani , a 55-year-old doctor and ear, nose and throat trainer at Queen's Hospital Burton. Johnson himself is now self-isolating at home in Number 10 Downing Street after testing positive for t...

Coronavirus: More lockdowns as public gatherings are limited to two people Coronavirus: More lockdowns as public gatherings are limited to two people

Prime Minister Scott Morrison announced a raft of new changes following a national cabinet meeting on Sunday, and said the two-person limit was for "public spaces and other areas of gathering". "It is very simple". Outlined by the Prime Minister, a...

17-year-old dies of coronavirus, was turned away for lacking insurance 17-year-old dies of coronavirus, was turned away for lacking insurance

Lancaster Mayor R. Rex Parris told the Daily Mail the adolescent was in good health and had no pre-existing conditions before his death. "By Wednesday, he was dead". The teenager's cause of death is believed to be a septic shock, according to The S...

Almost a Dozen Liberty University Students Reportedly Have Coronavirus Symptoms Almost a Dozen Liberty University Students Reportedly Have Coronavirus Symptoms

Almost a dozen students at Liberty University in Virginia reported symptoms similar to those of coronavirus, with three sent to the hospital for testing, the school's director of student health services told The New York Times over the weekend.

Prime Minister Scott Morrison Reveals New COVID-19 Restrictions

He said all Australians should remain at home except for a number of reasons. No specific details of the plan have been outlined, but Morrison said it would not be based on similar efforts from other nations such as Canada and the UK . "They are n...

Ralph Lauren donates $10M to coronavirus relief efforts Ralph Lauren donates $10M to coronavirus relief efforts

Celebrities and public figures have shown enormous support during this pandemic. Celebrities like Selena Gomez, have recently dropped new merchandise and she claims to have part of the profit donated to the MusiCares COVID-19 relief funds! Has advi...

Wigan 'coronavirus' crash man who hit nurse's vehicle dies Wigan 'coronavirus' crash man who hit nurse's vehicle dies

Paramedics arrived and took the man to hospital with Lucy following in her vehicle. She appeared on BBC Breakfast this morning to talk about what happened. She went on to say although they had only spent a few hours together they had struck up a ...

COVID-19 not airborne, not curable with alcohol COVID-19 not airborne, not curable with alcohol

More than 45 countries are contributing to the Solidarity Trial, Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, the Director-General of the World Health Organization, said at a presser in Geneva. Ford, president, and chief operating officer at Abbott said in the st...

Patients may have virus even after the symptoms disappear Patients may have virus even after the symptoms disappear

Ear Nose and Throat UK is calling for loss of taste and smell isolating people with a loss of sense of smell but no other symptoms for seven days could reduce the number of people who are infecting others with the virus. Symptoms lasted, on average, ...

Ontario confirms 211 new coronavirus cases including two new deaths Ontario confirms 211 new coronavirus cases including two new deaths

Officials are still investigating 7,203 possible cases. The province is now also reporting 21 deaths attributed to COVID-19, though in two of those cases the cause of death is not lab-confirmed. Ontario has introduced steep fines for price gouging...

Deaths in the United Kingdom from the virus reaches more than 1,000 Deaths in the United Kingdom from the virus reaches more than 1,000

According to Johns Hopkins University's Coronavirus Resource Center, more than 681,700 cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed worldwide, with over 31,800 deaths and more than 145,600 recoveries. The latest government figures have been published. M...

Another person dies in Genesee County of coronavirus, bringing total to 5 Another person dies in Genesee County of coronavirus, bringing total to 5

McLean County Health Department spokesperson Dion McNeil said in a news release the latest COVID-19 case is a woman in her 70s. Of those, 110 have come back negative, while 40 remain pending. Both residents had tested positive for COVID-19 and had un...

Manitoba reports province's first death related to COVID-19 Manitoba reports province's first death related to COVID-19

Roussin said there was a backlog at the provincial lab, but he could not say exactly how many tests were waiting to be completed. Manitoba will begin to expand the testing criteria for COVID-19 in the province. "We recognize that our supply chain c...

Age is not the only risk for severe coronavirus disease Age is not the only risk for severe coronavirus disease

The time from infection to onset of symptoms (incubation period) was five days among all but one patient, the study said. As the novel coronavirus creates its way through just about every corner of this globe, identifying the early symptoms physici...

The latest developments on COVID-19 in Canada

Take everyday steps to reduce exposure to COVID-19 and protect your health: wash your hands often with soap and water or alcohol-based hand sanitizer; sneeze and cough into your sleeve; avoid touching your eyes, nose or mouth; avoid contact with peop...

Airbnb offers housing for healthcare workers Airbnb offers housing for healthcare workers

Airbnb also has a fund established for those who want to provide monetary support, with 100 percent of all proceeds going to nonprofits working on COVID-19 relief. Now, hosts around the world can participate through the Open Homes platform. Airbn...

Spain announces record 838 virus deaths in 24 hours Spain announces record 838 virus deaths in 24 hours

Sanchez said that the measure will further reduce people's movements and will reduce the risk of contagion and mitigate overcrowding of the intensive care units. But although Spain's latest figures showed a daily increase of more than 8,000 cases, ...

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