Tuesday January 25-th, 2022

UEA professor Yoon Loke criticises coronavirus death reports in England UEA professor Yoon Loke criticises coronavirus death reports in England

This means anyone who has ever tested positive for Covid-19 and then dies is included in the death figures, even if they have died from something else. Statisticians say it's better to look at death registrations that pick up coronavirus cases that...

The NSW Government Has Announced Tighter Restrictions on Cafes, Restaurants and Clubs

Funerals and places of worship will be allowed no more than 100 people. The new rules will come into effect next Friday. First offence - $5,500 fine or relevant penalty for breach of the Public Health Order. The number of outbreaks connected to t...

Palm Beach Walmart shopper pulls gun on man in dispute over mask Palm Beach Walmart shopper pulls gun on man in dispute over mask

In the midst of their exchange, the unmasked man flips the middle finger just before brandishing his weapon. Authorities say the unmasked man then left the store in a white Chevrolet Equinox SUV. Several people posted the unmasked man was using h...

Alberta records triple-digit COVID-19 case increase for second straight day

Outbreaks are declared over when four weeks have passed with no new cases. The other two outbreaks include the Trinity Lodge continuing care facility with five cases, and a Calgary private gathering, with 18 cases, all of which are active.

NSW Is Reintroducing A Number Of COVID-19 Restrictions

Dr McAnulty said NSW was at a "crucial point" in its fight against COVID-19. "But again the four square metre rule applies, if your place of worship is smaller, you have to be subjected to less numbers, and similarly for funerals and where they are...

Trump administration strips some COVID-19 data from CDC website Trump administration strips some COVID-19 data from CDC website

HHS had told hospitals to stop reporting the data on coronavirus hospitalizations to CDC , saying the agency was posting the information too slowly. "We want hospitals to focus on the communities they serve", he added. The federal administrati...

COVID-19 exposure at Vancouver’s Sandman Suites, more cases linked to Kelowna COVID-19 exposure at Vancouver’s Sandman Suites, more cases linked to Kelowna

John. The provincial health officer covered a lot of ground during a rare Friday press conference, called after an outbreak at the NICU at St. Paul's Hospital was declared Thursday by Vancouver Coastal Health. "There were a number of healthcare wor...

4 new COVID-19 outbreaks declared in Calgary include nightclub, restaurant 4 new COVID-19 outbreaks declared in Calgary include nightclub, restaurant

Outbreaks are now being reported at a family gathering in La Crete, Edmonton's Misericordia Community Hospital and the Good Samaritan (Southgate) Long Term Care home, Medicine Hat's South Country Village supported living home and Friesen Livestock Lt...

21 new cases, including three epi-linked cases

Paul's Hospital in Vancouver. There were no new deaths reported Friday, leaving B.C.'s coronavirus death toll at 189. The total of those considered fully recovered is now 2,789, up to 88 per cent. "COVID-19 has had a profound impact on everyone...

Amid record overdose deaths, B.C.’s top doctor calls for decriminalization Amid record overdose deaths, B.C.’s top doctor calls for decriminalization

Another grim milestone for overdose deaths in British Columbia in the month of June. The death total for June surpasses the previous highs of 171, reported in May 2020, and 161 reported in December 2016. She says opioids, along with cocaine and the...

Vic-Linked NSW Pub Virus Cluster Hits 34 Vic-Linked NSW Pub Virus Cluster Hits 34

NSW Health on Wednesday also named several venues where confirmed COVID-19 cases spent time including the YMCA at Revesby, Wests Leagues Club at Leumeah, Macarthur Tavern in Campbelltown and Casula Kmart. We've seen some acquisition which has been v...

Covid patients 'more likely to survive intensive care'

The study is by Professor Tim Cook, Consultant in Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, Royal United Hospitals Bath NHS Foundation Trust, Bath, UK, and School of Medicine, University of Bristol, UK, and colleagues. The decrease in death rates ma...

US CDC reports 3,483,832 coronavirus cases

The website will no longer publish and make data available to the public on some key coronavirus metrics, CNN reports . "Therefore, hospitals may be relieved from reporting directly to the Federal Government if they receive a written release fro...

Trials suggest Oxford vaccine provides 'double defense' against virus

Francis Collins, director of the US National Institutes of Health (NIH). Moderna Inc., another front-runner, released results Tuesday from an early-stage test in 45 people that showed its vaccine raised levels of antibodies that fight the virus.

Australian state reports highest daily COVID-19 cases Australian state reports highest daily COVID-19 cases

Addressing the prospect of even tighter restrictions, Sutton said "everything is on the table" and that it was hard to say whether a lockdown longer than the slated six-weeks might be needed. "So it has to turn around". As cases outside of metrop...

Human trials of COVID-19 vaccine candidate milestone for Atmanirbhar Bharat: DBT Human trials of COVID-19 vaccine candidate milestone for Atmanirbhar Bharat: DBT

Sheikh Abdullah bin Mohammed Al Hamed, Chairman of the Department of Health - Abu Dhabi , DoH, and Dr. Jamal Alkaabi, Acting Under-Secretary of DoH, joined volunteers of clinical trials now taking place in Abu Dhabi for possible vaccines to cure C...

High school fall sports season delayed until at least September 1 High school fall sports season delayed until at least September 1

Leave all sports in current season. Sports: football, cross country (girls & boys), field hockey, soccer (girls & boys), swimming (girls), volleyball (girls & boys), Unified bowling. The MHSAA intends to have a decision made on the operations of hi...

Australia NSW State reports 8 new cases of Covid-19

That's where people who've received the vaccine candidate are deliberately exposed to the virus that causes COVID-19. Minister for Customer Service Victor Dominello said the new rules will be strictly enforced to protect the wider community.

India's Cadila aims to complete trial of coronavirus vaccine by March India's Cadila aims to complete trial of coronavirus vaccine by March

Zydus Cadilla has started human trials of its potential Covid-19 vaccine ZyCoV-D. As part of the trial, three doses of the vaccine will be given to the participants, with the first dose on day 0, and the subsequent two doses 28 days apart, as per t...

Lockdown restrictions in Leicester will be 'eased' - CBBC Newsround Lockdown restrictions in Leicester will be 'eased' - CBBC Newsround

In an interview with BBC Radio Leicester, Sir Peter said the Government had got local people into a "messy situation" by its handling of the restrictions. Using an interview with Sky News to criticise what he described as the Government's "blanket po...

21 cases of COVID-19 reported in B.C. 21 cases of COVID-19 reported in B.C.

Henry dedicated a significant portion of her remarks on Thursday to reviewing those results, saying that they reflect the success B.C. has had in limiting the transmission of the virus in its jurisdiction. She says testing would include health worker...

Ontario reporting 111 new COVID-19 cases, five deaths Ontario reporting 111 new COVID-19 cases, five deaths

The province noted there have been 23,769 tests processed since yesterday's report, bringing the cumulative testing total to 1.75 million. "With 122 more resolved, there are 11 fewer active cases in the province", Elliot said. That will allow indoo...

NT declares Greater Metropolitan Sydney a coronavirus hotspot ahead of border reopening NT declares Greater Metropolitan Sydney a coronavirus hotspot ahead of border reopening

Darwin is now scheduled as the next stop for Supercars, with a round already set for the August 8-9 and another the following weekend rumoured to be on the cards as a double header. "I don't anticipate this declaration being in place for as long as V...

COVID-19 'watch' declared for Calgary-Centre and Calgary-Elbow COVID-19 'watch' declared for Calgary-Centre and Calgary-Elbow

Chief Medical Officer of Health Dr. Deena Hinshaw spoke to the alarming rise in cases on Tuesday, noting that the majority of new cases over the past few weeks have been in younger Albertans. This virus is still here, and residents in these facilitie...

Coronavirus vaccine trial shows ‘robust immune response’ Coronavirus vaccine trial shows ‘robust immune response’

The developers of the vaccine said this month they were encouraged by the immune response they had seen in trials so far and were expecting to publish Phase 1 data by the end of July. Candidates were given dosages of either 25mcg, 100mcg or 250mcg an...

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