Thursday September 24-th, 2020

Health and social care staff to get more protection Health and social care staff to get more protection

The Royal College of Nursing (RCN) today revealed there are medical staff working to save lives and turn the tide in Britain's war with coronavirus that have no access to basic protective clothing at all. We should be managing patients as though ev...

Wilmington Police Officer Test Positive For COVID-19 Wilmington Police Officer Test Positive For COVID-19

The officer, who was not on-duty when the onset of symptoms started, has continued to experience mild symptoms, but has not been hospitalized. The department said he did not contract it while on duty but provided no other details. About 700 New Jer...

Hospital Ship Passes Statue of Liberty as It Arrives in New York Hospital Ship Passes Statue of Liberty as It Arrives in New York

Rear Adm. John Mustin, vice commander of U.S. Fleet Forces Command, said in a statement released by the Navy , "The last time that this great hospital ship was here was in the wake of 9-11, where she served as respite and comfort for our first res...

Former NFL Player Myron Rolle Is Now A Doctor Fighting Coronavirus Former NFL Player Myron Rolle Is Now A Doctor Fighting Coronavirus

Rolle says things have gotten so bad. they've cleared out the entire neurosurgical floor in his building and transformed it into "a COVID-19-only" area. "I still wake up in the morning and think of the operating room like a game, like it's showtime, ...

Coronavirus: 28 new cases in Maharashtra, count 181 Coronavirus: 28 new cases in Maharashtra, count 181

The department also said that of the total number of patients in the state, 104 are "asymptomatic" cases (they do not have symptoms of COVID-19, yet are infected by the virus). The woman, who was hospitalised on Saturday, had severe respiratory compl...

Coronavirus death toll reaches 2,606 in France Coronavirus death toll reaches 2,606 in France

Salomon said 5,107 people were in a serious condition needing life support, up 10% compared to Monday, an increase speeding up again after slowing for two days. Public gatherings are banned, schools and universities are closed, all non-essential busi...

Doctors Look at Possible Coronavirus Fix: Blood Doctors Look at Possible Coronavirus Fix: Blood

The treatment was fast-tracked to the bedside over the weekend as the death toll in the pandemic caused by the coronavirus soared to more than 2,000 people in the United States, including 34 in Texas. During a March 23 press conference, New York ...

Brampton man charged after falsely claiming family member had COVID-19 Brampton man charged after falsely claiming family member had COVID-19

The business owner told police that the man reported the exposure on March 27. "Further investigation revealed the information was false, there was no family member exposed or sick", police said in a news release issued on Monday afternoon.

Chinese mainland reports 48 imported COVID-19 cases Chinese mainland reports 48 imported COVID-19 cases

Wuhan residents said the government was paying families 3,000 yuan for "funeral allowances" in exchange for silence. The world is now struggling to defeat the deadly Coronavirus, which has infected more than 735,000 people and killed over 33,000 peop...

Wall Street’s rally rolls on, led by health care stocks Wall Street’s rally rolls on, led by health care stocks

Of the 11 major S&P 500 sectors, only the energy index was in the red as US crude oil prices fell below $20 for the first time in 18 years. Oil started the year above $60, and prices have plunged on expectations that a weakened global economy will bu...

United Kingdom coronavirus death toll jumps to 1,415 United Kingdom coronavirus death toll jumps to 1,415

As of 9am Saturday, a total of 120,776 have been tested, with 103,687 negative and 17,089 positive, according to the DHSC. The latest figures come after Scottish Secretary Alister Jack revealed he had developed mild symptoms of coronavirus and wa...

Australian astrophysicist sent to the hospital after coronavirus invention goes horribly wrong Australian astrophysicist sent to the hospital after coronavirus invention goes horribly wrong

If he couldn't remove them himself, Reardon stopped on his way to the local hospital. Here in the United Kingdom, if you haven't been struck by severe novel coronavirus symptoms, it's tough luck, you are to give our treasured National Health Service ...

FDA fast-tracks anti-malaria drugs for coronavirus treatment at Trump's urging FDA fast-tracks anti-malaria drugs for coronavirus treatment at Trump's urging

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has accepted 30 million doses of hydroxychloroquine sulfate donated by Sandoz, the Novartis generics and biosimilars division, and one million doses of chloroquine phosphate donated by Bayer Ph...

Douglas County now has eight people infected with COVID-19 Douglas County now has eight people infected with COVID-19

Additionally, Milwaukee County reported its tenth death since the outbreak began. The patient was identified as a man in his 50s, who had underlying health conditions. As of Monday's report issued by the Sheboygan County Division of Public Health, on...

US Judge Stops Texas from Curbing Abortions During Coronavirus Crisis US Judge Stops Texas from Curbing Abortions During Coronavirus Crisis

Abortion providers in Ohio, Iowa, Alabama and Oklahoma filed similar litigation on Monday to block state officials from using coronavirus-related orders to limit abortion availability. Texas said in a court filing: "Individual rights, including abort...

Ford to build 50,000 ventilators in 100 days Ford to build 50,000 ventilators in 100 days

Ford says it will employ a number of tactics to help keep the UAW workers at Rawsonville safe and mitigate the risk of infection, including enforcing social distancing, pre-screening workers before they enter the building, using barrier shields and p...

Man charged for throwing 'corona party' with 47 people Man charged for throwing 'corona party' with 47 people

The Ewing Township Police Department says it was called to the apartment at about 11:44 p.m. Friday after receiving an anonymous call about a party. The renter - identified by police as Wade E. "This is not a game". "To every landlord, I can not ...

Hasidic community in Boisbriand under quarantine after COVID-19 outbreak Hasidic community in Boisbriand under quarantine after COVID-19 outbreak

Other tests will be done when members start to show symptoms, he said. At the start of the month, several members of the community traveled to NY state, which is now the epicenter of the epidemic in the United States, to attend events for the festi...

Ohio Gov. 'disappointed' by FDA limits on mask sterilizing technology Ohio Gov. 'disappointed' by FDA limits on mask sterilizing technology

They will hold a press conference Sunday afternoon at 2 to discuss the ruling. DeWine said he spoke with President Trump on the issue. "I'll get this done'". Ohio Governor Mike DeWine previously expressed his disappointment in the FDA's initial dec...

Health Ministry May Require Israelis to Wear Masks Outside the Home

They are NOT effective in preventing general public from catching #Coronavirus . Up to this point, medical professionals at both the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Israel's Health Ministry have both said using masks to pre...

Maryland Governor Issues Stay-At-Home Order Maryland Governor Issues Stay-At-Home Order

Maryland residents are being told to shelter in their homes for all but essential business under a new order issued by Gov. Larry Hogan. "No Maryland resident should be leaving their home unless it is for an essential job, or it is for an essenti...

Coronavirus outbreak 'may kill 200,000 Americans' as Donald Trump reveals expected peak Coronavirus outbreak 'may kill 200,000 Americans' as Donald Trump reveals expected peak

According to a tally by Johns Hopkins University , there are almost 140,000 confirmed virus cases in the United States and more than 2,400 people have died. "There's no vaccine. It seems like a lot of people don't take it seriously in the USA, so it...

J&J plans human testing of coronavirus vaccine by Sept J&J plans human testing of coronavirus vaccine by Sept

As part of the arrangement, the USA government will pay $421 million to support the company's efforts to build new manufacturing capacity in the United States. In lab studies, the vaccine candidate has produced strong neutralizing antibodies to the v...

Three more confirmed Highland coronavirus cases as national death toll increases Three more confirmed Highland coronavirus cases as national death toll increases

NHS staff will be re-allocated to support other services, including Covid-19 laboratory testing and covering for colleagues who are unwell or self-isolating. Mr Carlaw said in the Scottish Parliament: "Scottish Conservatives will stand with the First...

Cabin crew swap aircraft aisles for hospitals in UK's coronavirus fight

It's unclear how much pay the airline staff will receive for their hospital work. His first aid training and security clearance mean he is a desirable recruit for the new hospitals, as does his experience working in what can be a high-stress enviro...

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