Tuesday January 25-th, 2022

Flushing Toilet with Lid up Could Spread COVID-19, Study Suggests Flushing Toilet with Lid up Could Spread COVID-19, Study Suggests

Future studies should look at the horizontal airflow, he said. Chinese scientists calculate that flushing can propel a plume of spray up and out of the toilet bowl, reaching head height and beyond. Infectious virus has been readily found in the...

More Local COVID-19 Cases Recorded More Local COVID-19 Cases Recorded

Of the confirmed cases, 18% of confirmed cases are health care workers or first responders. The Monroe County Health Department is investigating a spike in COVID-19 cases after 12 new cases were reported in the county on Tuesday, according to a hea...

Newborn baby with no underlying health conditions dies of COVID-19 Newborn baby with no underlying health conditions dies of COVID-19

The researchers said they could not be certain the new illness is caused by Covid-19, but said 45 of the 58 children involved in the study had evidence of current or past coronavirus infection. Child health experts have stressed continuously that c...

Church Tied to Oregon's Largest Coronavirus Outbreak Church Tied to Oregon's Largest Coronavirus Outbreak

County health authorities said Wednesday at least 236 of those are related to the Lighthouse Pentecostal Church in Island City. Other new cases were led by Multnomah County with 34, Washington County with 22, Clackamas and Marion counties with 17, ...

The Reason Arnold Schwarzenegger’s Skipping Gold's Gym For Now The Reason Arnold Schwarzenegger’s Skipping Gold's Gym For Now

The bodybuilding icon earlier Tuesday declined on getting in a workout at Gold's Gym in Venice Beach, California, as he was concerned about the lack of wearing masks on the floor of the famed fitness center. Perhaps the only other surprising thing ab...

WHO Says More Understanding Needed on Steroid WHO Says More Understanding Needed on Steroid

In 1977, dexamethasone was added to the WHO's Model List of Essential Medicines, a list of safe and effective drugs the organization considers vital to a basic health care system. "But the proven effectiveness is surprising". "One won't be able to ul...

Here's the latest on coronavirus in B.C. Here's the latest on coronavirus in B.C.

Fraser Health says a resident of Maple Hill, a care facility owned and operated by the health district, has been put in self-isolation and a Fraser Health SWAT team is at the site. A total of 168 people have died, but no new deaths have occurred in t...

Schiff says Bolton is 'no patriot' despite disclosures in memoir Schiff says Bolton is 'no patriot' despite disclosures in memoir

According to his publisher, Simon & Schuster, the former national security adviser spent months revising his manuscript at the request of the White House. They were brought by the Democratic-led House of Representatives after his decision to withhol...

Dexamethasone could be the miracle drug to reduce COVID-19 mortality rate Dexamethasone could be the miracle drug to reduce COVID-19 mortality rate

The study involved giving the drug orally or through an IV to 2,104 patients, who were compared to 4,321 receiving usual care. But some doctors were cautious, citing possible side effects and asking to see more data. Even though dexamethasone o...

India reports over 2,000 more COVID-19 fatalities India reports over 2,000 more COVID-19 fatalities

The number of active cases stands at 1,53,178, while 1,80,012 people have recovered and one patient has migrated, according to the officially data. With this, the case fatality rate reached at 2.88 per cent in the country. Jharkhand and Chhattisgarh ...

Tysons' 24 Hour Fitness Closes for Good Tysons' 24 Hour Fitness Closes for Good

The company permanently closed 100 gyms in the US and has about 300 remaining. While major gyms such as 24-Hour Fitness and Gold's Gym look to restructure, CNN reports that gym-goers are opting for cheaper alternatives like Planet Fitness, smalle...

Mutation in new coronavirus increases chance of infection Mutation in new coronavirus increases chance of infection

The research may explain why early outbreaks in some parts of the world did not end up overwhelming health systems as much as other outbreaks in NY and Italy , according to experts at Scripps Research. The Scripps Research team of scientists, howeve...

NSW eases virus restrictions for funerals NSW eases virus restrictions for funerals

The lifted restrictions also apply to weddings, which have previously been limited to 20 guests, but dance floors and other activities that involve close physical proximity between guests won't be permitted. All students at the primary school have ...

Australia- 2 Melbourne primary schools closed after students diagnosed with coronavirus Australia- 2 Melbourne primary schools closed after students diagnosed with coronavirus

Pakenham Springs Primary School was also shut down on Monday after two students from the same family contracted COVID-19. St Dominic's was expected to be closed for at least three days while it underwent deep cleaning. The four students are part of...

197 new COVID-19 cases, 9 new deaths reported by MDH 197 new COVID-19 cases, 9 new deaths reported by MDH

As of last week's release, 255 residents have recovered. Tuesday's case count brings the new total number of people who have tested positive for coronavirus in OR to 6,098. The 20-29 age group continues to see the largest increase in COVID-19 cas...

CDC: Preexisting Health Conditions Increase Risk of Death From COVID-19 Twelvefold CDC: Preexisting Health Conditions Increase Risk of Death From COVID-19 Twelvefold

Currently, half of all COVID-19 patients put on ventilator die. "Now we have to wait for the full results to be peer-reviewed and remember that it is not a cure for all, just one more tool", commented Dr Ayfer Ali, an independent researcher speci...

Candidate vaccine has shown promise in early trials Candidate vaccine has shown promise in early trials

The development of a safe and effective vaccine is seen as the only way the world can finally defeat the virus but it is likely to be at least a year before one is available. "We are already seeing vaccine development proceeding at a record-setting...

Scientists think 1 in 5 people globally could develop severe coronavirus cases Scientists think 1 in 5 people globally could develop severe coronavirus cases

Estimates of the number of individuals at increased risk were most sensitive to the prevalence of chronic kidney disease, diabetes, cardiovascular disease, and chronic respiratory disease, the scientists said. Rates of people with at least one underl...

COVID-19: No deaths in four days as active cases drop COVID-19: No deaths in four days as active cases drop

BC could soon begin easing restrictions around travel within the province if the numbers and stats around provincial coronavirus cases continue to trend downward. Contact tracing is now underway. Henry said there had been an outbreak at a fast food...

US Employers Cannot Discriminate Against LGBTQ Workers, Supreme Court Rules US Employers Cannot Discriminate Against LGBTQ Workers, Supreme Court Rules

The ruling was written by conservative Justice Neil Gorsuch, who was appointed by President Donald Trump. Gorsuch conceded that point in his opinion but said what mattered was the text of the law. He wrote: "Today's Supreme Court decision is a mo...

Nintendo Developers Stuck at Home Create a Free Switch Game Nintendo Developers Stuck at Home Create a Free Switch Game

Your efforts are detected through the Switch's JoyCon controllers, with the game keeping count and emitting a small cheer for every 10 jumps. According to Nintendo, Jump Rope Challenge was created by a group of developers working from home as Japan...

FDA defies Trump and revokes emergency authorisation for hydroxychloroquine FDA defies Trump and revokes emergency authorisation for hydroxychloroquine

The agency went on to say both hydroxychloroquine a related antimalarial drug, chloroquine (CQ), are "unlikely to be effective at treating COVID-19" for uses described in the EUA. The FDA had granted the EUA on March 28 "based on the science an...

Northam to push legislation to make Juneteenth a paid state holiday Northam to push legislation to make Juneteenth a paid state holiday

Retail giant Target has announced it will make Juneteenth a company holiday. The holiday is now recognized in 47 of the 50 USA states, with the club encouraging fans to sign the petition to have the date established as a federal holiday.

Nursing homes prepare for visitors as restrictions ease

It has been a hard number of weeks for many homes, their residents and families. Galway Bay fm newsroom - Family and friends will be able to visit their loved ones in nursing homes from today. Andrew Cuomo (D-NY) and Gretchen Whitmer (D-MI) ignor...

How To Make Your Own Medical Mask

The materials you will need for your mask are a piece of cotton cloth, be it a bandana, a T-shirt, or just a piece of cloth you have around the house. On the same day, Turkey ordered all of its citizens to wear masks when shopping or visiting crowd...

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