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Coronavirus Spread Hits 1-Day High, World Health Organization Says Coronavirus Spread Hits 1-Day High, World Health Organization Says

Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said at a press conference. "The pandemic is accelerating", warned Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus , the organization's Director-General. Dr Ryan said countries needed to be more agile and react quickly and precisely to new ...

Reports of a third new Covid-19 case today Reports of a third new Covid-19 case today

However, no new COVID-19 cases have been reported in the the past 24 hours. Director-General of Health Ashley Bloomfield had reiterated that as New Zealanders returning home from overseas, there were always new cases to expect. No additional deaths...

World in 'new and risky phase' of pandemic, says WHO World in 'new and risky phase' of pandemic, says WHO

More than 8.7 million people have been reported infected by the novel coronavirus globally and 462,688 have died. The continent is easing its way out of strict lockdowns that have caused crippling economic damage, but the World Health Organization...

USA halts test of Trump-touted hydroxychloroquine for COVID-19 patients - worldwide USA halts test of Trump-touted hydroxychloroquine for COVID-19 patients - worldwide

The US National Institutes of Health said on Saturday it has halted a clinical trial to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of the malaria drug hydroxychloroquine for the treatment of hospitalized COVID-19 patients. "Novartis has made the decision ...

Lyft Vows to Use Only Electric Cars by 2030 Lyft Vows to Use Only Electric Cars by 2030

The San Francisco-based company said on Wednesday that every vehicle on its ride-hailing and rental auto platform will be fully-electric by 2030, the company announced in a blog post today. Rideshare services have been hit hard by the COVID-19 p...

Sickle cell disease patients at higher risk of severe COVID-19 Sickle cell disease patients at higher risk of severe COVID-19

In addition, they should consult their healthcare providers should they experience COVID-19 symptoms", he noted. Sickle Cell Disease occurs where red blood cells become abnormally long and pointed, similar to the shape of a banana. "It is an glob...

World in 'new and unsafe phase' of pandemic, says WHO World in 'new and unsafe phase' of pandemic, says WHO

Tedros warned, "The world is in a new and risky phase". "The pandemic is accelerating". In a media briefing on Friday, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said almost half of the newly reported cases were from the Americas, with significant numbers from S...

Scalise: Democrat Governors Must Answer for Nursing Home Deaths Scalise: Democrat Governors Must Answer for Nursing Home Deaths

The total number of confirmed positive coronavirus cases in the state's nursing home communities is 8,672 residents, with 59 new confirmed cases reported in the past week. Appearing before Clyburn's committee last week, Alison Lolley of Monroe, L...

South Asians most at risk of Covid-19 death in United Kingdom hospitals South Asians most at risk of Covid-19 death in United Kingdom hospitals

Analysts said the study - reported to be the largest of its kind in the world - held huge significance, as it had assessed data from four-in-ten of all Covid-19 patients in hospitals. "Ethnicity and pre-existing conditions such as diabetes need to be...

Australia's Victoria state extends state of emergency to slow coronavirus spread Australia's Victoria state extends state of emergency to slow coronavirus spread

At a press conference, Premier Daniel Andrews said 25 cases - a two-month high - were recorded over the past day, making restrictions necessary to stem the virus' spread. "We obviously have been concerned by the increasing numbers that we have seen...

La Crosse County COVID-19 cases go up by 24 La Crosse County COVID-19 cases go up by 24

The Western Cape total case number as at June 19 stands at 48 706 with 34 067 recoveries. Probable deaths are defined as situations in which COVID-19 caused or contributed to the death of a person, and the case was symptomatic, epi-linked to a conf...

Ontario confirms 206 new cases of coronavirus, 31 more deaths Ontario confirms 206 new cases of coronavirus, 31 more deaths

It's the first time in almost a week that that number of new cases has been higher than 200. Since the first case of COVID-19 announced in Ottawa on March 11, there have been 2,054 laboratory-confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Ottawa, including 260 dea...

United Kingdom coronavirus alert level reduced from level 4 to 3 United Kingdom coronavirus alert level reduced from level 4 to 3

It does not mean that the pandemic is over. Following their statement, the department for health said the COVID-19 alert level would move from Level 4 to Level 3 but warned: "However, the virus is still in general circulation, and localised outbr...

International Day of Yoga 2020: Yoga asanas to cure diabetes at home International Day of Yoga 2020: Yoga asanas to cure diabetes at home

On this International Yoga Day 2020, inspire yourself, as well as, others to embrace yoga with these quotes and wishes. She adds, "So, in order to spread the message of peace and love let us begin by practising yoga ‪on 21 June‬ International Yo...

Covid-19 latest: Three new locals cases & two more deaths in Ireland Covid-19 latest: Three new locals cases & two more deaths in Ireland

These two new deaths bring the overall COVID-19 death tally in Ireland to 1,714. There is now a total of 25,374 confirmed cases of coronavirus in the Republic. He added, "This virus is highly infectious and, as a result, the return of widespread comm...

Ontario Has 3 Different Plans Right Now For Schools Reopening Ontario Has 3 Different Plans Right Now For Schools Reopening

Students may attend classes at school on alternate days or weeks. "There was a lot really positive in the Sick Kids report, including the fact that health-care leaders are not experts on the classroom; that schools and school boards, even down to t...

Mkhize: SA has capacity to provide dexamethasone to COVID-19 patients Mkhize: SA has capacity to provide dexamethasone to COVID-19 patients

The latest decision comes in part from data generated within the SOLIDARITY trial itself, according to the agency. The breakthrough finding was made in the United Kingdom earlier this week. He said there are many trials being conducted but none has...

Glenmark gets DCGI nod for favipiravir for treatment of Covid patients Glenmark gets DCGI nod for favipiravir for treatment of Covid patients

Glenmark Pharmaceutical Limited's Baddi unit becomes the first pharmaceutical unit in Himachal Pradesh to manufacture oral antiviral drug Favipiravir for treating mild to moderate Covid-19 patients. Sources said that the approval has been given un...

Flushing the Toilet May Fling Coronavirus | WiLD 94.9 | Crystal Rosas Flushing the Toilet May Fling Coronavirus | WiLD 94.9 | Crystal Rosas

A public toilet in NY on January 28, 2020. One exposed flush could theoretically burp into your bathroom sanctuary by a cloud of poop particles in its aerosol form. However, in many countries toilets in public restrooms are often without lids, acco...

Robert Pattinson’s Powerful Workout & Diet For The Character Revealed! Robert Pattinson’s Powerful Workout & Diet For The Character Revealed!

However, it's being claimed that Robert Pattinson was "trolling" GQ about his comments about not working out, but again, the above images from April seem to indicate that Pattinson will just be a normal-sized "average Joe" as Bruce Wayne ( set imag...

WHO hoping for coronavirus vaccine this year WHO hoping for coronavirus vaccine this year

But, this too will be possible only if the vaccine is tested. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories . "What is clear now is hydroxychloroquine does not have an impact on the disease course on mortality in hospitalised Covid-19 pat...

Island remains flat for COVID-19 cases, community outbreaks indicate fragile defences Island remains flat for COVID-19 cases, community outbreaks indicate fragile defences

There have been 2,783 cases of COVID-19 reported in B.C. since the first case arrived from Wuhan, China, in late January, and 168 deaths. On Thursday, the Business Council of British Columbia's Review and Outlook reported that nearly 30 per cent of...

Clark County confirms 12 new COVID-19 cases

Thursday's number increased by 882 cases from Wednesday's 26,914. At the same time on Thursday, there are 801 coronavirus deaths confirmed in the state, and 15,974 presumed recoveries. Lincoln officials on Friday reported an additional 29 COVID-1...

COVID-19 Was Already Present In Italy In December, New Study Shows COVID-19 Was Already Present In Italy In December, New Study Shows

The results, which were confirmed by two separate labs that utilized two different methods, also showed that samples collected in January and February of this year in the Italian cities of Milan, Turin and Bologna returned positive traces of the viru...

Niti Aayog recommends lower rates for isolation beds in Delhi Niti Aayog recommends lower rates for isolation beds in Delhi

The ministry in a tweet said: "Committee has recommended Rs 8,000-10,000, Rs 13,000-15,000, and Rs 15,000-18,000 including PPE costs for isolation beds, and ICUs with or without ventilator, respectively, to all hospitals as compared to the current ch...

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