Wednesday January 26-th, 2022

Top US health official Fauci warns of 'disturbing' new US surge Top US health official Fauci warns of 'disturbing' new US surge

Cases in NY state, which has been the hardest hit by the virus since early March, continue to decrease whereas other states are seeing a rise in cases after a gradual reopening across the country. "Obviously, the African American community has suffer...

One death, five new cases One death, five new cases

The county with the highest average growth rate over the past two weeks in every state is considered the county where COVID-19 cases are growing the fastest. The Kansas Department of Health and Environment's online map noted that 5,261 Douglas County...

COVID-19: Henry says B.C. health workers well-protected from disease COVID-19: Henry says B.C. health workers well-protected from disease

Henry said. From Friday to Saturday there were 10 new cases, from Saturday to Sunday there were six, and from Sunday to Monday there were 16. BC now has just 182 active cases, with 14 people hospitalized and six of those critical care. This inclu...

'I don't kid': Trump won't deny calling for testing slowdown 'I don't kid': Trump won't deny calling for testing slowdown

At his rally in Tulsa on Saturday night, Trump said the virus, which originated in Wuhan, China , has "more names than any disease in history". "When you do testing to that extent, you are gonna find more people, you're gonna find more cases", dec...

Thailand starts second round of Covid-19 vaccine testing in monkeys Thailand starts second round of Covid-19 vaccine testing in monkeys

China is seeking to trial potential vaccines overseas because of a lack of new patients at home. However, none of the vaccine trials has passed large-scale, late-stage phase three clinical trials, a necessary step before getting regulatory approval...

Latest Pharmacy News: UK Covid-19 death toll tops 54,000 Latest Pharmacy News: UK Covid-19 death toll tops 54,000

In total, the excess death toll in the United Kingdom has passed 65,000, the figures show. The variety of deaths involving Covid-19 within the United Kingdom has handed 54,000, in accordance to the most recent obtainable information. Together, th...

Fauci says Trump never asked him to slow down coronavirus testing Fauci says Trump never asked him to slow down coronavirus testing

Dr. Anthony Fauci said there is a "promising" coronavirus vaccine entering phase three trials next month and there could be a cure ready by early next year. But he gained notoriety after a whistleblower complaint flagged him for trying to push a ...

Doctor claims COVID-19 could naturally die off due to genetic mutations Doctor claims COVID-19 could naturally die off due to genetic mutations

Professor Francois Balloux from University Collge London (UCL) says that all viruses naturally mutate, but they can not tell yet whether these mutations make COVID-19 more or less unsafe or have a neutral impact. "I think the virus has mutated becaus...

Texas Governor Warns of New Restrictions as Virus Spreads Texas Governor Warns of New Restrictions as Virus Spreads

Unlike California, Texas is among a number of states whose governors have resisted mask requirements. Texas Governor Greg Abbott on Monday outlined guidance for state residents to combat the recent surge in coronavirus cases "without having t...

United Nations mission in Afghanistan voices concern over 'deliberate' attacks on healthcare targets United Nations mission in Afghanistan voices concern over 'deliberate' attacks on healthcare targets

The United Nations condemns all deliberate attacks, threats, abductions and other intentional acts against healthcare facilities and personnel, as outlined in the report, the statement added. Afghan police officers stand guard as they wait for govern...

Pig trial of AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine shows promise with two shots Pig trial of AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine shows promise with two shots

Pharmaceutical companies in Europe, the United States and China have already started clinical trials of coronavirus vaccines, but observers point out that it will take some time before their vaccines might be distributed to countries around the world...

COVID-19 cases in Douglas County increase to 102; 23 remain active COVID-19 cases in Douglas County increase to 102; 23 remain active

Residents age 30 to 39 have the second largest number of cases, about 2,000. There are two new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Hopkins County, according to an announcement from Hopkins County Judge Robert Newsom on on Monday, June 22nd. The Douglas ...

Sanofi eyes approval of COVID-19 vaccine by first half of 2021 Sanofi eyes approval of COVID-19 vaccine by first half of 2021

The Paris-based pharma giant has a separate coronavirus vaccine candidate under development with Translate Bio, which uses so-called messenger RNA technology to prompt the body to make a key protein from the virus, sparking an immune response.

About to start trials of an inhaled version of Remdesivir — Gilead Sciences About to start trials of an inhaled version of Remdesivir — Gilead Sciences

Cipla and privately held Indian drugmaker Hetero Labs on Sunday gained approval to sell generic versions of remdesivir in the country. The pharmaceutical company also said it expects to be able to supply enough of remdesivir by year-end to trea...

Thai trials of COVID-19 vaccine reach make-or-break stage Thai trials of COVID-19 vaccine reach make-or-break stage

Vaccine development studies continue in many countries against the epidemic of coronavirus, which has spread to 188 countries and regions worldwide, spread to more than 8.8 million people and killed more than 464 thousand people. The first dose on Ma...

Antibody levels in recovered Covid-19 patients decline quickly: Research Antibody levels in recovered Covid-19 patients decline quickly: Research

Two new studies show that patients who have recovered from coronavirus rapidly lose antibodies, raising questions over how long immunity to the disease lasts and how reliable antibody testing is. The researchers added that it is unsafe to assum...

New coronavirus 'exposure logging' tool appears on smartphones without users downloading it New coronavirus 'exposure logging' tool appears on smartphones without users downloading it

The new feature works by contact-tracing and is aiming to help track the spread of coronavirus . The tool, an exposure notification tool is switched off by default, and is not a tracing app but a bit of code that will enable the handsets to run su...

Chinese researchers launch phase 2 human trial of possible vaccine Chinese researchers launch phase 2 human trial of possible vaccine

Suvit: Pleased by monkey results. Amid an increasing number of coronavirus cases globally, Chinese researchers have begun the second phase human trial of a possible coronavirus vaccine. Dr Oladipo Kolawole, a specialist in Medical Virology, Imm...

Patanjali Ayurveda launches Coronil tablet that 'cures COVID-19 within 14 days' Patanjali Ayurveda launches Coronil tablet that 'cures COVID-19 within 14 days'

Baba Ramdev added that his company Patanjali had conducted two trials of Coronil and Swasari. "The whole country and the world was waiting for medicine or vaccine for corona". "With the help of NIMS, Jaipur we conducted the clinical control study o...

Latest COVID-19 numbers: Florida cases surpass 100,000 Latest COVID-19 numbers: Florida cases surpass 100,000

In Florida , where the total case count surpassed 100,000 on Monday, the median age for coronavirus victims went from 65 at the beginning of March to 36 last week, according to the Florida Department of Health. In Mississippi, where a health offic...

Deepika Padukone slams paparazzi for monetising Sushant Singh Rajputs death Deepika Padukone slams paparazzi for monetising Sushant Singh Rajputs death

Deepika Padukone took to social media as she slammed a paparazzi for taking a video and not only post it but also probably monetise it without his or his family's written consent. Such questions have been raised by many people like Abhinav Singh Kas...

Covid-19 cases in Tamil Nadu inch towards 60,000 mark Covid-19 cases in Tamil Nadu inch towards 60,000 mark

Since Friday (June 19), Tamil Nadu's capital city Chennai and three of its adjoining districts have been on a 12-day lockdown , until June 30. "Regret to report that a 46-year-old COVID positive male of Ganjam district passed away while under tr...

Chinese researchers launch phase-2 human test for possible coronavirus vaccine Chinese researchers launch phase-2 human test for possible coronavirus vaccine

GSK is one of the top vaccine companies in the world but has opted to contribute to the search for a COVID-19 vaccine by making its adjuvant technology available to other companies, rather than advancing its own candidates. Thailand's government is b...

One new COVID-19 case in Marshall County Monday One new COVID-19 case in Marshall County Monday

The counties with more deaths are Polk with 167 deaths, Linn, 80; Black Hawk, 56; Muscatine, 43; Woodbury, 42; Tama, 29; Dallas, 29; Wapello, 27; and Dubuque with 22 deaths. As of Monday afternoon, Pennsylvania had the eighth-most confirmed cases of ...

Cole County reports second COVID-19 death Cole County reports second COVID-19 death

The site saw 124 people get tested over the weekend, according to the McLean County Emergency Management Agency. Go to www.lchd.us for more information on COVID-19 in Livingston County. A Livingston County man in his 50s tested positive for COVID...

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