Wednesday January 26-th, 2022

Woman's breast implant deflects bullet, saving her life Woman's breast implant deflects bullet, saving her life

The firearm and the shooter have not been identified though since the incident in 2018. Doctors have credited the breast augmentation with keeping the bullet away from vital organs. Moreover, the study reports that they've found four other similar ...

COVID-19: 28 employees test positive at Vancouver chicken processing plant COVID-19: 28 employees test positive at Vancouver chicken processing plant

Cordova St., have tested positive for the novel coronavirus , according to Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH). Sports in B.C. including baseball, tennis, volleyball and soccer are experiencing a hard spring and uncertain summer due to COVID-19 public ...

Coronavirus UK: Facebook launches symptom-tracking survey Coronavirus UK: Facebook launches symptom-tracking survey

Researchers on Monday unveiled a coronavirus "heat map " powered by Facebook data. Facebook released a new interactive map Monday that shows the prevalence of reported coronavirus symptoms by county, the company said. Facebook is looking to fill...

JUST IN: Democrats And Trump Reach Deal on Coronavirus Relief Bill JUST IN: Democrats And Trump Reach Deal on Coronavirus Relief Bill

So it's an interesting debate. Senate minority leader Chuck Schumer said the bill was made "better and broader" after Democrats forced the inclusion of money for hospitals and testing. "That's a good question for Sen". "I think it will go a lon...

Plasma therapy helps Delhi`s critical coronavirus COVID-19 patient recover Plasma therapy helps Delhi`s critical coronavirus COVID-19 patient recover

North Dakota is now doing the same. The Ministry of Health and Population is planning to use plasma therapy for the treatment of coronavirus infected patients. The process for donating plasma is similar to donating blood and takes about an ho...

New York Governor to Press Donald Trump on Coronavirus Testing New York Governor to Press Donald Trump on Coronavirus Testing

He said: "We've been watching this 24 hours a day (...) the total hospitalisation rate is down again in the state of NY, we're down to 16,000". "That number is still horrifically high", Cuomo said. He said he wanted to lay out the groundwork for be...

Chief medical officer issues daily COVID-19 update Chief medical officer issues daily COVID-19 update

In order for things to get back to normal, she said everyone needs to do their part. Alberta Health Services also reported 1273 people have recovered from the virus in the province. To date, 12 people connected with the work camp have tested posi...

Tracking covid-19: Facebook-powered virus 'heat map' unveiled

Raman Gangakhedkar, head of infectious disease and epidemiology at the Indian Council of Medical Research A (ICMR) insisted that 80 out of 100 people do not show symptoms and therefore chances are that they might test positive. Lighter shades represe...

CDC director warns second wave of coronavirus could be 'even more difficult'

Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories . Two simultaneous outbreaks of respiratory infections would dramatically strain the health care system, he said. White House coronavirus task force coordinator Dr. Deborah Birx was asked during Tu...

Sydney woman dies, bringing nation's death toll to 72

The Northern Territory remains the only Australian state with no coronavirus deaths. Anglicare Sydney's CEO Grant Millard issued a statement saying "I have spoken personally to the immediate family of the resident to convey our deepest sympathies...

HCA Midwest uses blood plasma transfusion for COVID-19 patient

Plasma is a constituent of the blood that appears hay-colored when separated. "This initiative is still new and the Red Cross along with our industry partners are working around-the-clock to identify, qualify and collect more convalescent plasma ...

Texas state parks reopen for day visitors Texas state parks reopen for day visitors

Balmorhea State Park remains closed at this time due to renovation projects. Visitors will be required to wear face masks at state parks, avoid gatherings of more than five people, and maintain six feet of distance in order to avoid spreading COVID...

Coronavirus: Deepika Padukone, WHO Director-General Tedros to discuss mental health Coronavirus: Deepika Padukone, WHO Director-General Tedros to discuss mental health

Deepika Padukone will be holding the discussion live on Instagram on 23rd April at 7:30 PM. Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh are quite active these days and they are showing their lockdown stories more often. Prior to this, Priyanka Chopra and N...

United Kingdom to begin trial of COVID-19 vaccine on patients from Thursday United Kingdom to begin trial of COVID-19 vaccine on patients from Thursday

The announcement came as Britain had another major daily leap in the hospital death toll from coronavirus, up by 823 to hit 17,337 on Tuesday. While news of clinical trials will be a welcome relief for British authorities, the United Kingdom remain...

Stay-at-home order extended to May 8; some business to resume Stay-at-home order extended to May 8; some business to resume

Online sales of vehicles will be allowed with the signing of Senate Bill 841, which allows for the state's notaries to perform remote online notarizations to complete the auto sales. "Local governments need the flexibility to continue to conduct thei...

McDonald's offering free food for health care workers, first responders McDonald's offering free food for health care workers, first responders

The meals, called "Thank You Meals", allow these frontline workers to get a free meal daily between April 22 through May 5. "The company is grateful for the ongoing dedication and commitment of McDonald's employees who enable McDonald's to stay ope...

FDA Approves First At Home Coronavirus Testing Kit

The diagnostic test, produced by clinical laboratory conglomerate LabCorp , allows individuals to collect test samples while avoiding physical contact with physicians. LabCorp is a US medical diagnostics company with over 40 years of experience, in...

Donald Trump to 'temporarily suspend' immigration into the US Donald Trump to 'temporarily suspend' immigration into the US

Last month, the United States suspended all routine visa services around the world due to the global coronavirus pandemic. President Trump's planned order to stop immigration to the US during the coronavirus pandemic may fall short of the complet...

Who commented on the possibility of lifting restrictions due COVID 19 Who commented on the possibility of lifting restrictions due COVID 19

Tedros said the presence of embedded USA government secondees working at the World Health Organization headquarters in Geneva meant there was nothing being concealed from Washington. "Having CDC staff means there is nothing hidden from the United...

Coronavirus treatment to be trialled in Australia and New Zealand

A trial to find potential treatments for coronavirus , including the anti-malaria drug hydroxychloroquine, will run across 12 New Zealand hospitals. Talking about expanding the trial to other sites, Tong said: "We plan to have other trial sites up ...

4 new deaths, 105 new known cases of coronavirus confirmed in Alberta 4 new deaths, 105 new known cases of coronavirus confirmed in Alberta

This means that in just one week, confirmed cases have jumped up by 1,068. Fifty-five people have died. Additionally, four more Albertans have died since the last report on Saturday. One of the Albertans who recently died was a resident at Manoir d...

Wuhan lab boss says 'no way coronavirus came from us' Wuhan lab boss says 'no way coronavirus came from us'

The United States, which has repeatedly accused China of concealing the origin and seriousness of the coronavirus from the world, is investigating whether the pandemic actually originated in the institute. Dr Yi confessed that the ordeal of bat...

Worst of coronavirus pandemic yet to come — World Health Organization chief

Trump has halted USA funding to the WHO . It questioned why it did not pursue a lead from Taiwan flagged up on December 31 about reports of atypical pneumonia in Wuhan Debate has raged over the significance of Taiwan's email, which informed the ...

WHO warns lifting of coronavirus lockdowns must be gradual

They are pinning their hopes on serologic tests that look for antibodies in a person's immune system to clarify the number of people who have been exposed to the virus. "What the use of these tests will do will measure the level of antibodies and i...

Washington Recalls 12000 Virus Test Kits for 'Quality Control Issue' Washington Recalls 12000 Virus Test Kits for 'Quality Control Issue'

After discovering the contamination, scientists ran experiments that suggested the presence of the bacteria in the viral transport media didn't affect the results of tests for the virus, the Times reported. DOH were brought in to "investigate potenti...

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