Monday January 24-th, 2022

Investigator probing racism allegations in B.C. health-care system urges Indigenous people to come forward Investigator probing racism allegations in B.C. health-care system urges Indigenous people to come forward

The professional bodies for doctors and nurses are supporting her investigation and they should not fear losing their jobs, despite the fact that British Columbia's whistle-blower legislation does not apply to health authorities, she said. Turpel-Laf...

United Kingdom coronavirus death toll increase by 155 to 44,391 United Kingdom coronavirus death toll increase by 155 to 44,391

More than 55,000 deaths involving Covid-19 have been recorded in the United Kingdom during the outbreak, with the virus the main reason for deaths increasing above what would normally be expected for this period. Meanwhile, the average house prices i...

Confirmed coronavirus cases in the United States hit three million Confirmed coronavirus cases in the United States hit three million

The world's hardest hit country, both in confirmed cases and deaths, the United States has experienced a resurgence of the disease since June that has forced several states to suspend their phased economic reopenings. "I would think we need to get th...

London hospital LOCKDOWN: NHS A&E closes after coronavirus outbreak - 70 staff isolating

The outbreak was declared last Friday at the Hillingdon Hospital by its state-run National Health Service (NHS) trust. "As a result, the trust has taken the precautionary decision to close.to emergency ambulances and emergency admissions", a spok...

Coronavirus cases in Australia cross 9,000 Coronavirus cases in Australia cross 9,000

The update came from VIC Premier Dan Andrews and is specifically for those in Melbourne, Victoria - a state experiencing a huge surge in case numbers right now. "We have talked about the fact that we would expect an increase in numbers over time an...

USA surpasses three million COVID-19 cases USA surpasses three million COVID-19 cases

New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy unveiled an executive order requiring face coverings outdoors where social distancing is not possible, citing a rise in the state's coronavirus transmission rate. Florida is one of the few states that does not disclose...

WHO Verifies WHO Verifies "Emerging Evidence" Of Airborne Coronavirus Transmission

The WHO said that more research is "urgently needed to investigate such instances and assess their significance for transmission of COVID-19". The WHO's announcement came after 239 scientists in 32 countries, in an open letter , requested the Un...

China's Kazakhstan Embassy Warns Citizens of Pneumonia Deadlier than Covid-19 China's Kazakhstan Embassy Warns Citizens of Pneumonia Deadlier than Covid-19

A motorist is given a Covid-19 test in Almaty, Kazakhstan's largest city. It said that the country's health departments are conducting comparative research into the pneumonia virus, but have yet to identify the virus. This includes people not leavi...

Supreme Court allows Trump's exemptions to ACA contraception rule Supreme Court allows Trump's exemptions to ACA contraception rule

These cases called into question the legality of the Trump administration's 2019 rule broadening conscientious objection exemptions to the Affordable Care Act regarding abortion, contraception, assisted suicide, advance directives and other types of ...

Fauci says state of virus in USA is ‘not good’ Fauci says state of virus in USA is ‘not good’

We would have been in much worse state, ' Trump continued. 'So we've done a good job. "I don't think we need to go back to an extreme of shutting down". Fauci also said the US did not decrease the number of cases enough before the recent rise in CO...

Lockdown in Patna from Friday; here's what will remain closed Lockdown in Patna from Friday; here's what will remain closed

The order gives an exception to "Defence, central armed police forces, treasury, public utilities (including petroleum, CNG, LPG, PNG), disaster management, power generation and transmission units, post offices, National Informatics Centre, Early war...

Cipla Launches Its Generic Remdesivir At Rs 4000, Lowest So Far Cipla Launches Its Generic Remdesivir At Rs 4000, Lowest So Far

Pharma major Cipla has launched its generic version of broad-spectrum anti-viral drug remdesivir (branded Cipremi), to be used on critically ill Covid patients in the hospitals. Remdesivir, an antiviral drug, is allowed under emergency use authoris...

Japan's no screaming at theme parks rule like 'torture' Japan's no screaming at theme parks rule like 'torture'

While the recommendation of rollercoaster silence was set out in reopening guidelines released in May by the East and West Japan Theme Park Associations, it has recently caused a stir in the media after one of the country's biggest theme parks rele...

Teen attended church party with 100 people weeks before dying from coronavirus Teen attended church party with 100 people weeks before dying from coronavirus

This included cancer and autoimmune disorder opsoclonus-myoclonus syndrome, a rare disorder that affects the nervous system. Screenshot by Buzzfeed News . Ms Davis died in June. Her parents asked for hydroxychloroquine, but the doctors declined. B...

HIV patient may have been cured with experimental treatment HIV patient may have been cured with experimental treatment

He was diagnosed with H.I.V.in October 2012 and started taking ARV drugs after two months. The Brazil patient has joined the list of HIV cured persons and hopes that there could be an easy and universal cure for HIV-AIDS to end the suffering of m...

Boots cuts 4,000 jobs and closes dozens of stores Boots cuts 4,000 jobs and closes dozens of stores

VillageMD is a primary care service whose subsidiary Village Medical brand, provides services to patients at Walgreens at its current traditional free-standing clinics. Walgreens said adding medical providers to its retail locations is a convenience ...

500,000 download Covid Tracker App 500,000 download Covid Tracker App

The application, set up by the HSE and the Department of Health, aims to have 60% of the target population registered to reduce the time it takes to trace close contacts of confirmed cases. "This is why such attention has been paid to data protecti...

Global coronavirus cases rise to more than 12 million Global coronavirus cases rise to more than 12 million

Experts say alterations to work and social life could last until a vaccine is available. In early January the first case was registered in China, and it took 149 days to reach 6 million cases. In addition to almost 10 000 new cases in Florida, Texas ...

McPherson County reports three new cases of COVID-19 McPherson County reports three new cases of COVID-19

According to the McLean County Health Department, the county has 290 confirmed coronavirus cases, and a vast majority (248) have recovered. McLean County health officials announced eight new coronavirus cases on Wednesday, while two of those pati...

Australian city wakes to another lockdown as more state borders close Australian city wakes to another lockdown as more state borders close

The relaxation of the rules relieved residents, many of whom have said they have been left without sufficient food and supplies. "We've seen the images in many parts of the country, where I think we are seeing some of that lapse". Please do not think...

Coronavirus herd immunity may not easily achievable: Spanish COVID 19 Study Coronavirus herd immunity may not easily achievable: Spanish COVID 19 Study

Herd immunity from COVID-19 is unachievable through natural means and any such attempt to achieve that goal is highly unethical, the findings of a new study indicate. Similar studies were done in China and the USA, concluding that most of the populat...

China Steps Up Precautions After Bubonic Plague Case China Steps Up Precautions After Bubonic Plague Case

A second lowest, level 3, warning was issued by Chinese officials in a four-tier setup. This includes hunting, consuming, and handling of tissue of the infected animals. Back in November, CNN reported that two people in China are being treated ...

China leads race for global COVID-19 vaccine China leads race for global COVID-19 vaccine

In the Moderna trial, 30,000 volunteers will be followed for two years, and will be asked to keep a diary of symptoms and be available for weekly check-in phone calls, according to Richard Novak, chief of the Division of Infectious Diseases at the ...

Pubs across England close again after customers test positive for coronavirus Pubs across England close again after customers test positive for coronavirus

The Village Home Pub in Alverstoke, Hampshire has also announced it will be shutting again after "a case of coronavirus in the pub" - explaining that some staff were "isolating". "Anybody who was in the pub above the weekend there is no will need t...

Scientists warn of potential wave of COVID-linked brain damage Scientists warn of potential wave of COVID-linked brain damage

He is running a global research project at covidbrainstudy.com where patients can sign up to complete a series of cognitive tests to see whether their brain functions have altered since getting Covid-19. A recent Liverpool-led study of COVID-19 pat...

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