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Access to HIV medicines severely impacted by COVID-19: World Health Organization survey Access to HIV medicines severely impacted by COVID-19: World Health Organization survey

Photo (c) gevende - Getty ImagesEfforts to end the threat of the novel coronavirus could result in one million extra deaths from other diseases, according to a soon-to-be-published report by the International AIDS Society. "It's really hard i...

Marin County Added to Governor Newsom's Coronavirus Watchlist

There were 1,947 reported as of Friday, July 3 and 1,933 for Thursday, July 2. Beaches were closed by local government officials in Los Angeles, Orange, Ventura and Santa Barbara counties to deter holiday weekend crowds. Monterey County and San D...

Ontonagon County Reports First COVID-19 Case Ontonagon County Reports First COVID-19 Case

These positives are throughout the county and until the contact tracing is completed, it remains unclear if there are any connections. Ontonagon County had its first diagnosis late last week. The health department is also reporting one probable cas...

COVID-19 Deaths In 24 Hours In India, Higher Than US COVID-19 Deaths In 24 Hours In India, Higher Than US

Only the United States and Brazil have reported more coronavirus patients than India , as of Monday. The district's case tally has now reached 6,880 of which 3,196 are active. By increasing its testing capacity, the PMC is now conducting 29,988 ...

12 total cases of COVID-19 confirmed in Chippewa County

The Butler Health System is reporting that two patients are now being treated for COVID-19 symptoms at Butler Memorial Hospital with no one in the ICU. No additional deaths were reported over the weekend. The total number of Butler County cases sits ...

European Union conditionally approves remdesivir as COVID-19 treatment European Union conditionally approves remdesivir as COVID-19 treatment

In the US, remdesiver is used on COVID-19 patients experiencing severe symptoms, and trials have shown fairly modest results . Remdesivir, manufactured by U.S. Media reports indicate that the USA, which is hoarding all drugs found to be useful in ...

Florida Coronavirus Cases Top 200,000 Florida Coronavirus Cases Top 200,000

For a sixth straight day on Saturday, Texas also registered an all-time high in the number of people hospitalised with the highly contagious respiratory illness - 7,890 patients after 238 new admissions over the past 24 hours. "The virus is not harml...

India cricket captain Kohli faces conflict of interest probe India cricket captain Kohli faces conflict of interest probe

It would now be interesting to see what the Indian skipper comes up with. The incumbent BCCI chief Sourav Ganguly also faced criticism for being Cricket Association of Bengal president and a Delhi Capitals support staff. "My pure intent behin...

Brain-eating amoeba case confirmed in Florida Brain-eating amoeba case confirmed in Florida

On Friday, the Florida Department of Health announced that a person in the county had been infected with naegleria fowleri, a single-celled living amoeba that can cause a serious brain infection called primary amoebic meningoencephalitis, the Da...

Back to school: 'We missed you guys,' Motshekga tells returning pupils Back to school: 'We missed you guys,' Motshekga tells returning pupils

Over 2 million grade R, 6 and 11 pupils will return to the classrooms on Monday after nearly four months at home. "What then should happen to the children whose mothers have to go back to work, because the government says they should?" However, e...

WHO Stopped Trials of Hydroxychloroquine and 2 Drugs in COVID-19 Treatment WHO Stopped Trials of Hydroxychloroquine and 2 Drugs in COVID-19 Treatment

The WHO stated that the interim results showed that the use of hydroxychloroquine and lopinavir/ritonavir did not reduce or moderately decrease the mortality rate of people infected with coronavirus. However, researchers not involved with the study...

The Lancet Retracts Hydroxychloroquine Study The Lancet Retracts Hydroxychloroquine Study

In its retraction notice regarding the article , The Lancet said it could no longer vouch for the veracity of primary data used in the research. In its communiqué, the Lancet assures that it takes issues of scientific integrity "very seriously...

"COVID-19 Vaccine Unlikely Before 2021", Says Science Ministry

However, it is unclear how it can be launched without completion of Phase II, III trials. Senior advocate and activitst Prashant Bhushan tweeted, "Scandalous!" Striking an optimistic note, a letter by the Ministry of Science and Technology said...

Who’s wake up call to nations on COVID-19 Who’s wake up call to nations on COVID-19

Virus samples sent to the Wuhan Institute of Virology seven years ago closely resemble Covid-19, according to a report in the Sunday Times that highlights unanswered questions about the origins of the global pandemic. On Tuesday, June 30 the WHO Di...

Bubonic Plague Case Reported in China's Inner Mongolia Bubonic Plague Case Reported in China's Inner Mongolia

Bubonic plague , a bacterial disease that is spread by fleas living on wild rodents such as marmots, has been flagged in a northern Chinese city, after a suspected case was reported on Saturday. A World Health Organization official in Ulaanbaatar...

NEET And JEE Postponed, ICSE Syllabus Reduced NEET And JEE Postponed, ICSE Syllabus Reduced

It is anticipated that students who had planned to go overseas for higher education this year may also have applied for JEE Main examination, since popular study destinations like United States and United Kingdom have been badly affected by the Coron...

Ellsworth County reports five new cases of COVID-19 Ellsworth County reports five new cases of COVID-19

Health officials say that's because people have relaxed their response to COVID-19, even attending large gatherings. Tarrant County saw a significant decrease from 605 new cases Thursday to 473 on Friday. Total COVID-19 positive cases stands at 20,...

National Basketball Association restart scrimmage schedule set for Bucks National Basketball Association restart scrimmage schedule set for Bucks

If a player drives or flies private, he must pass two Covid-19 tests. In most cases, Eastern Conference teams will play Western Conference teams. The 22 teams competing in Orlando are slated to arrive in staggered periods. Their final tune-up again...

Ontario reports 121 new COVID-19 cases Ontario reports 121 new COVID-19 cases

Health Minister Christine Elliott said on Saturday that 21 of today's new cases are the result of targeted testing among farm workers in Windsor-Essex. In total, the virus has killed 2,687 people in Ontario. Just 11 were reported in people under 19...

Covid-19: Virus mutation points to greater infection rate Covid-19: Virus mutation points to greater infection rate

However, small changes in the virus" "spike' protein - a protrusion on the surface of the virus that latches on to cell receptors in order to commence infection - has made D614G much more suited to infecting humans. "It doesn't look at first glance...

P.E.I. reports three new cases of COVID-19 July 4 P.E.I. reports three new cases of COVID-19 July 4

Dr. The other two cases are a 20-year-old who travelled to Nova Scotia and then had contact with someone who had recently travelled to the United States, and a woman in her 20s who is a close contact of the 20-year-old. A P.E.I. Health Department s...

US Covid-19 cases surpass 2.8 million US Covid-19 cases surpass 2.8 million

CNN reports , "More than 125,000 people have died from Covid-19 in the USA, and more than 2.5 million Americans have been infected". As Americans locate some shorelines closed and Fourth of July fireworks scarce , authorities concern the holiday ...

Florida reports record number of new coronavirus cases Florida reports record number of new coronavirus cases

Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Saturday the state recorded 726 new cases on Friday, which is down from a troubling 916 new positives on Thursday - the first time the daily case number had edged over 900 since early June. The United States now has a total of ...

NBA Reveals Instructions For Players Going To Florida Without Their Team NBA Reveals Instructions For Players Going To Florida Without Their Team

As reported by ESPN , if any National Basketball Association player misses their Covid-19 testing in the two days before team departure, he must arrange his own transportation to Orlando. On Saturday, the National Basketball Association announced a ...

United Kingdom government launches NHS test and trace service United Kingdom government launches NHS test and trace service

For instance, the accompanying contact tracing app has been delayed by several weeks and the Department for Heath admitted "some staff initially encountered issues logging on to their systems". Here, you'll find more information on the system. The ...

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