Monday January 24-th, 2022

WhatsApp to Launch 'Search Message' Feature for Users to Verify Fake News WhatsApp to Launch 'Search Message' Feature for Users to Verify Fake News

Misinformation spreads faster than facts these days. The move comes at a time when several nations, including India, are initiating measures to tackle the spread of rumours and fake news related to the pandemic on social media platforms. If there a...

This smart toilet recognizes your butt and scans poop for disease This smart toilet recognizes your butt and scans poop for disease

The technology uses a combination of fingerprint scanning on the flush lever and photographic images of the anus to differentiate between users when sitting down. Gambhir's toilet is an ordinary toilet outfitted with gadgets inside the bowl. One of...

CCP Virus Less Severe in Children Than Adults: US Health Agency CCP Virus Less Severe in Children Than Adults: US Health Agency

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC ) on Tuesday reported 374,329 cases of coronavirus , an increase of 43,438 cases from its previous count, and said that the number of deaths had risen by 3,154 to 12,064. But it adds that cur...

Peloton Cancels Live Classes After Employee Tests Positive For COVID-19 Peloton Cancels Live Classes After Employee Tests Positive For COVID-19

Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories . Exercise bike company Peloton has cancelled its live classes, days after one of its employees tested positive for coronavirus. Its initial plan was to close the studio until April 7 for a deep cl...

Coronavirus: More than 7,000 deaths in United Kingdom from Covid-19 Coronavirus: More than 7,000 deaths in United Kingdom from Covid-19

Of the 828 people who died, 46 of them had no underlying health conditions. Figure for each county and region in the United Kingdom will be released by Public Health England later this afternoon. Medical staff from Britain's National Health Service...

Coronavirus: Owners are safe to allow their cats outside Coronavirus: Owners are safe to allow their cats outside

The BVA acknowledged that "some cats can not stay indoors due to stress-related medical reasons". It has advised that pet owners to "wash your hands thoroughly with soap and water before and after touching your dog or cat, or their food, toys or bedd...

Schumer proposes 'Heroes Fund,' $25000 pay increase to frontline workers Schumer proposes 'Heroes Fund,' $25000 pay increase to frontline workers

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has scaled back her plans for additional federal help by focusing mostly on replenishing the pot of money for loans to small businesses and direct payments to individuals. GOP Senator Marco Rubio, chairman of the Small B...

YouTube Bans All Conspiracy Theory Videos Claiming 5G Causes Coronavirus YouTube Bans All Conspiracy Theory Videos Claiming 5G Causes Coronavirus

Experts explained that, as you can imagine, the conspiracy theories that claim that the coronavirus has spread by 5G are not correct. However, YouTube will suppress them by disabling monetisation and removing them from search results. Amanda Hold...

Largest Daily Death Toll Bring Number Of COVID-19 Casualties Past 200

The Health Surveillance Protection Centre (HSPC) have reported that of those 16 people, six women and 10 men, four were reported as having underlying health conditions. Three people were confirmed dead in the last 24 hours in Northern Ireland, meanin...

Film producer Karim Morani and his daughters test positive for coronavirus

Morani was shifted to a hospital in Mumbai days after his daughters tested positive for the disease. Initially, Zoa tested negative despite showing COVID-19 symptoms but later she too tested positive or the virus and now, Karim Morani too has tes...

Graphics: How soon can we get a COVID-19 vaccine?

Food and Drug Administration has accepted the company's Investigational New Drug (IND) application for INO-4800, its DNA vaccine candidate created to prevent COVID-19 infection, paving the way for Phase 1 clinical testing of INO-4800 in healthy volun...

Coronavirus: First Tauranga Hospital Covid-19 case discharged Coronavirus: First Tauranga Hospital Covid-19 case discharged

Dr. Anthony Fauci , the nation's top infectious diseases expert, said Wednesday that even as death rates rise, the administration has been working on plans to eventually reopen the country amid "glimmers of hope" that social distancing is working to...

Teens Arrested in Killing of University of Wisconsin Doctor Teens Arrested in Killing of University of Wisconsin Doctor

Lovicott said the couple had been taken shots at the arboretum at some point medium-term before their bodies were found, however that police were not prepared to examine a thought process. Authorities were led to the suspects through 'really good pol...

Health ministry frames norms to avoid cohorting of Covid-19 patients

However, as the number of cases increases, it would be important to appropriately prepare the health systems and use the existing resources judicially. These hospitals would have fully equipped ICUs, ventilators and beds with assured oxygen support. ...

Apple to provide medical workers with 1 mln face shields each week Apple to provide medical workers with 1 mln face shields each week

Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories . Doing this increases the risks that these medical workers face. He revealed that the first of these have been delivered to the Kaiser medical facilities in Santa Clara. Large companies and manufa...

Ky. COVID-19 death toll hits 40 as cases near 1,000 Ky. COVID-19 death toll hits 40 as cases near 1,000

Look at that downward trend and know that if we stick with this ... we will absolutely lessen or slow the spread of the coronavirus". Warren County Public Schools are following Governor Beshear's recommendation of no face-to-face instruction for ...

United States reports largest one-day increase in COVID-19 deaths United States reports largest one-day increase in COVID-19 deaths

According to the US-based Johns Hopkins University, the COVID-19 death toll in the country had risen above 8,500 as of 08:30 EST (13:30 GMT) on Sunday. Redfield of the CDC on Monday told KVOI radio in Tucson, Arizona, that social distancing of the ...

One coronavirus patient can infect 406 persons in no lockdown: ICMR One coronavirus patient can infect 406 persons in no lockdown: ICMR

The Central government is mulling extending the nationwide lockdown beyond April 14 to contain the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic following requests from several states and experts, government sources said on Tuesday. "These should be fully equipped...

Asymptomatic children could play important role in coronavirus spread — CDC Asymptomatic children could play important role in coronavirus spread — CDC

With early signs that the coronavirus outbreak is plateauing in NY and other hot spots, some USA health officials say the pandemic may kill fewer Americans than recent projections, while racial disparities in the death toll have started to emerge.

Gilead Sciences to Expand Stockpile of Potential Covid-19 Drug Gilead Sciences to Expand Stockpile of Potential Covid-19 Drug

Interest in the drug remdesivir has been so great that the U.S. National Institutes of Health is boosting the size of its study, which has almost reached its initial goal just a few weeks after starting. Gilead Sciences Inc. said it's donating...

Mayo Clinic leading program to collect and distribute COVID-19 positive plasma Mayo Clinic leading program to collect and distribute COVID-19 positive plasma

According to researchers from the Jiao Tong University School of Medicine located in Shanghai who later on called for even larger trial clinics, the results suggested that the blood plasma therapy was still the safest and most promising treatment for...

Hogan Imposes Stricter Coronavirus Protocols On MD Nursing Homes Hogan Imposes Stricter Coronavirus Protocols On MD Nursing Homes

Provide personal protective equipment for staff including face masks, eye protection, gloves and gowns. One caregiver told how staff lived in fear of catching the virus and passing it on to their families as those they did not care. Government gu...

Cops hunting Texas teen who boasted about spreading coronavirus

Police had been searching for her since Sunday and on Tuesday, a Carrollton woman surrendered to authorities after allegedly posting a series of social media videos threatening to purposely spread the virus that causes COVID-19. "I'm here at Walmar...

Health officials provide daily COVID-19 update at 3 p.m. Health officials provide daily COVID-19 update at 3 p.m.

Bonnie Henry said the total number of recorded cases in the province now sits at 1,291, and the total number of deaths now sits at 43. And out of the total number of cases, 138 people are in hospital, with 66 of those in intensive care; 805 people ...

World Health Organization allays fears: Africa will not become testing ground for coronavirus vaccine World Health Organization allays fears: Africa will not become testing ground for coronavirus vaccine

During a debate on French TV channel LCI, Camille Locht , head of research at Inserm health research group, was talking about a vaccine trial in Europe and Australia. Although he apologised for his comments , the statement by the two doctors had pr...

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