Tuesday January 25-th, 2022

Texas pauses coronavirus reopening as cases spike Texas pauses coronavirus reopening as cases spike

The executive order affecting four of the state's largest counties requires hospitals to postpone all surgeries and procedures that are not immediately necessary to correct a serious medical condition or preserve the life of a patient, the office o...

Model projects 179106 coronavirus deaths in USA by October 1 Model projects 179106 coronavirus deaths in USA by October 1

But warnings of those cases have largely gone unheeded as states have begun to reopen. Twenty million infections means that about 6% of the nation's 331 million people have been infected. Redfield's comments were made that half of US states are not...

Prince William visits Oxford vaccine development facilities Prince William visits Oxford vaccine development facilities

The vaccine will be administered to 2,000 volunteers in all in Brazil. The University of Witwatersrand is collaborating with the University of Oxford and the Oxford Jenner Institute on the South African trial. The UK Government has provided £84 mil...

Apple closes more stores amid spike in COVID-19 cases Apple closes more stores amid spike in COVID-19 cases

Apple has said it is monitoring conditions in each community where it operates stores to determine when to open and close them. Quite a few places are only open up for curbside pickup or support by appointment. Greg Abbott told local news station KB...

California’s coronavirus positive rate is jumping. Gavin Newsom blames private gatherings

Infections at some prisons are raising concerns. California Governor Gavin Newsom reported an especially alarming figure during a presser on Wednesday, noting the state had seen a 69 percent jump in cases in the span of just two days, warning he ...

Florida posts second-highest number of new COVID-19 cases Florida posts second-highest number of new COVID-19 cases

The Orlando Sentinel reported that Florida had reached a record level of new cases with Tuesday's numbers - 1,400 more than the previous record. 13 cases are considered active in the county. During a Wednesday news briefing, Allegheny County Hea...

Australia's Qantas to cut at minimum 6000 positions owing to coronavirus pandemic Australia's Qantas to cut at minimum 6000 positions owing to coronavirus pandemic

The previous IHME forecast, released on June 15, predicted 201,129 deaths as of October 1st. "California and other states have viewed more than the past many months escalating scenario numbers, but fatalities are not nevertheless growing at the very ...

Delhi Surpasses Mumbai As City Worst Hit By Coronavirus With 70,390 Cases Delhi Surpasses Mumbai As City Worst Hit By Coronavirus With 70,390 Cases

However, among the states, Maharashtra continues to lead with 142,900 reported cases. The eastern state of Assam has launched a mental health support program for COVID-19 patients and quarantined people in the state to provide emotional support, co...

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

Both companies have already received approval from the country's Drug Controller General, as part of their agreement with Gilead Sciences. Remdesivir would be made in the company's formulation facility in Hyderabad , which has been approved by glo...

Dem Senator Slams Trump Admin For Pulling Support For COVID Testing Sites Dem Senator Slams Trump Admin For Pulling Support For COVID Testing Sites

Federal officials are said to have decided not to extend funding for these test sites, which is set to expire June 30, the report said. The sites are located at American Airlines Center and Ellis Davis Field House, WFAA-TV reported . "We looked a...

Alberta reports 44 new cases of COVID-19, no additional deaths Alberta reports 44 new cases of COVID-19, no additional deaths

On Monday, the province added the northeast Edmonton municipal district to its watch category after active cases spiked to 45. Across the province, there are 45 new cases, no additional deaths, and 45 recoveries of the illness in the last 24 hour...

Brazil starts testing Oxford coronavirus vaccine Brazil starts testing Oxford coronavirus vaccine

Researchers in Brazil began administering an experimental coronavirus vaccine developed by Oxford University to volunteers, the Federal University of Sao Paulo said Wednesday. This week, Dr. Anthony Fauci, the top United States infectious disease...

FDOH reports over 5,500 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday FDOH reports over 5,500 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday

It's the most cases in a day in Mobile County since the start of the pandemic. The Public County Health Nurse has implemented the contact tracing protocol. With one additional case confirmed in a resident in their 20s, 11 of the county's 55 cases a...

Shielding measures to be relaxed for 2 million vulnerable people Shielding measures to be relaxed for 2 million vulnerable people

Until recently they were also unable to see family and friends living elsewhere. Meetings must take place outside, though, and people must maintain social distancing at all times. This pausing of measures from August means that clinically extremely...

Vaccine alliance finds manufacturing capacity for 4 billion doses of coronavirus vaccines Vaccine alliance finds manufacturing capacity for 4 billion doses of coronavirus vaccines

A second booster dose will follow within four weeks. "As we enter winter in South Africa and pressure increases on public hospitals, now more than ever we need a vaccine to prevent infection by COVID-19", University of Witwatersrand (Wits) vaccinol...

California hospital admitting only COVID-19 patients as outbreak ravages state's breadbasket California hospital admitting only COVID-19 patients as outbreak ravages state's breadbasket

California Tuesday reported a daily record of 5,019 new infections, the largest single-day count in the state since the pandemic hit the United States. When Newsom abruptly began reopening the state's economy in May, he admitted that an increase in...

Defence Force called into help Victoria deal with Covid-19 outbreaks Defence Force called into help Victoria deal with Covid-19 outbreaks

He said the premiers of New South Wales, Tasmania, South Australia and Queensland had agreed to lend Victoria some of their lab capacity in order to process the extra tests. Australia's second most populous state today said a man in his 80s died ov...

Newborns Can Get COVID-19. Here's What That Means Newborns Can Get COVID-19. Here's What That Means

In what is believed to be an unprecedented case, newborn triplets in Mexico have tested positive for COVID-19 - and experts are investigating whether they were infected from the mother's placenta during pregnancy, according to a report. We know tha...

Atlantic travel bubble coming July 3 Atlantic travel bubble coming July 3

Visitors from other Canadian provinces and territories (not in Atlantic Canada) will still have to follow the stricter entry requirements present in each province, including the 14-day self-isolation in Nova Scotia. "This will allow families to trave...

Granite County reports 1st confirmed COVID-19 case

Douglas County has reported 105 cases of COVID-19 since the pandemic began, local officials said Wednesday - an increase of four cases since Monday . Another county in our region reported an increase in COVID-19 cases Wednesday. "This is already c...

Need for recovered COVID-19 patients to donate plasma along the Suncoast Need for recovered COVID-19 patients to donate plasma along the Suncoast

Mayo Clinic researchers and collaborators have found convalescent plasma to be safe following transfusion in a diverse group of 20,000 patients with COVID-19. Earlier, Montoya told the PNA that the DOST is open to supporting and funding other clini...

Queensland borders could stay closed after Victoria's COVID-19 spike Queensland borders could stay closed after Victoria's COVID-19 spike

Ms Palaszczuk said she expected National Cabinet to discuss Victoria's situation later this week. The Premier said the decision to reopen the border would be revisited with National Cabinet at the end of the month. Peter Collins of Rockhampton - I ...

First volunteer injected in Imperial College London's Covid-19 vaccine trials First volunteer injected in Imperial College London's Covid-19 vaccine trials

Professor Robin Shattock, from the department of infectious disease at Imperial, who is leading the research, said his team's work is "an important step" for their vaccine candidate. A second booster dose will follow within four weeks. This would...

CrossFit sold after George Floyd backlash CrossFit sold after George Floyd backlash

It is time for the founder to bid adieu and find other creative outlets". Roza will also become the CEO of CrossFit, replacing Dave Castro, who was named CEO following Glassman's resignation earlier this month. The comments prompted affiliate gyms ...

Military to assist Vic as NSW school shuts

A long queue of cars wait at a drive-through Covid-19 testing site in Melbourne. After enforcing lockdown restrictions earlier in its coronavirus outbreak compared to most other countries, Australia began to ease those curbs last month to revive it...

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