Tuesday January 25-th, 2022

U.S. Congress, White House talk coronavirus aid as infections surge U.S. Congress, White House talk coronavirus aid as infections surge

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said the GOP plan will include a second round of the Paycheck Protection Program for small businesses, but it would be "targeted" to businesses most affected by the pandemic. The Trump administration wanted scho...

These N95 masks aren't likely to stop coronavirus, health experts say

As per the letter , N-95 masks with valves are not able to prevent the spread of coronavirus . If the person wearing such a mask is infected, COVID-19 virus can spread through the exhaled air into the atmosphere, which increases the risk of conta...

Chinese nationals indicted in Eastern Washington on charges of hacking Hanford Chinese nationals indicted in Eastern Washington on charges of hacking Hanford

The Justice Department has announced an 11-count indictment charging two alleged Chinese hackers accused of carrying out a massive global cyber intrusion campaign on behalf of the Chinese government in which they stole "hundreds of millions of dollar...

352 new cases of COVID-19 in Minnesota 352 new cases of COVID-19 in Minnesota

People in their twenties have the highest number of reported cases in Kendall County at 19.2%. Information is also available for COVID-19 cases and deaths among DuPage County residents by race, ethnicity, severity, long-term care facility outcomes,...

People are more likely to contract COVID-19 at home People are more likely to contract COVID-19 at home

The report comes as a debate rages in the USA about whether or not schools should reopen and how to strike a balance between alleviating working parents who have to rework their schedules and preventing a potentially deadly spike come autumn.

President Trump meets with GOP leaders to discuss stimulus bill President Trump meets with GOP leaders to discuss stimulus bill

On Capitol Hill, McConnell faces not just pressure from the White House but also splits within his ranks, which have chiseled away at his majority power and left him relying on Democrats for votes. Besides advocating a second round of direct payment...

Aiken County school board again will discuss reopening plans Aiken County school board again will discuss reopening plans

The Weldon City Schools Board of Education will go with a remote learning plan for the first nine weeks, the system said in a statement released over the weekend. Band, choir and driver's education will not be offered to Oswego School District 308 st...

Human trials of Oxford vaccine may start in August Human trials of Oxford vaccine may start in August

According to the preliminary results from the trails, a single dose of the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine can develop antibodies specifically against the spike protein by the first 28 days. biotech firm Moderna, the first firm to begin human trials for a...

DuPage County reports 123 cases of COVID-19 Monday, including one death

Positive case No. 105 is a symptomatic female in her 60s with known exposure and is recovering at home. The DuPage County Health Department provides further information on its data dashboard for COVID-19-related hospitalizations, deaths, lab positi...

85 babies test positive for COVID-19 in a Texas county 85 babies test positive for COVID-19 in a Texas county

On June 10, Corpus Christi announced the death of a 6-month-old baby due to COVID-19, the only death of a child under one year old reported in the county thus far. On May 31, the total deaths were 1,678, the Texas Department of State Health Services...

Explained podcast | Oxford's coronavirus vaccine: All you need to know Explained podcast | Oxford's coronavirus vaccine: All you need to know

Commenting on the AstraZeneca-Oxford vaccine's results, Adar Poonawalla, CEO, Serum Institute of India, said, "The trials have shown promising results and we are extremely happy about it". The project has been further spurred by £84 million of Govern...

Biden to unveil caregiving proposal aimed at boosting U.S. economy By Reuters Biden to unveil caregiving proposal aimed at boosting U.S. economy By Reuters

The Wesleyan Media Project, which tracks campaign spending, said in a study earlier this month that between 11 May and 28 June, the Trump campaign bought 50 000 ads nationwide, while the Biden campaign bought just 3 100 in the same period.

Most Of The GTA Will Officially Enter Stage 3 This Friday

That allows them to authorize the reopening of restaurants, bars and gymnasiums, in particular, but with measures of physical distancing. "We're going to be asking health units to assess what's happening in their respective jurisdictions as we move...

Oxford trial results spur COVID-19 vaccine hope Oxford trial results spur COVID-19 vaccine hope

A coronavirus vaccine developed by the University of Oxford appears safe and induces a strong immune response within the body, scientists announced on Monday after the first phase of "promising" human trials against the deadly disease that has infect...

New Saline County COVID-19 Cases New Saline County COVID-19 Cases

There are 153 active cases, 145 people have recovered, and 3 people have died. Saline County has launched a new dashboard that outlines demographic information regarding the COVID-19 health emergency. On Saturday, the health department reported 77 ...

Oxford Scientists Claim Coronavirus Vaccine Successfully Produces Antibodies Oxford Scientists Claim Coronavirus Vaccine Successfully Produces Antibodies

Both trials were primarily created to test the vaccines' safety and provide potential hints of efficacy. Subjects in both studies experienced mild side effects such as fever and injection site pain, but no severe adverse events were reported.

Pakistan resumes polio immunization drive amid COVID-19 threat Pakistan resumes polio immunization drive amid COVID-19 threat

Urging parents to vaccinate their children against vaccine-preventable diseases including polio, an official of the Pakistan Paediatric Association (PPA) highlighted that in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic, the parents must not fear as the gover...

(Exclusive) Oxford coronavirus vaccine shows promising results (Exclusive) Oxford coronavirus vaccine shows promising results

Di results so far dey promising, but dia main goal na to ensure say di vaccine dey safe enough to give pipo. Another vaccine being developed by CanSino Biologics Inc and China's military research unit also appeared to be safe and induced immune res...

Supreme Court Declines House Move To Fast-Track Trump Finance Case Supreme Court Declines House Move To Fast-Track Trump Finance Case

New subpoenas can be issued to meet this standard but must wait 25 days from the ruling date to do so, the standard length of time it takes for Supreme Court rulings to take effect. Vance was explained to be seeking at whether the payments violated...

B.C. COVID-19 cases spike; 102 new ones province-wide

With a number at one or below, she believes outbreaks can be contained. Health officials also revealed new data Monday related to how the virus has spread in B.C. "There continues to be introductions [of the virus] from global travel", Henry warned...

COVID cases confirmed in South Zone this weekend, 12 for Lethbridge COVID cases confirmed in South Zone this weekend, 12 for Lethbridge

There are now five active cases in an unknown zone in the province. The majority of these new cases were found in Calgary, which accounted for 211 of those cases and now has 553 of the province's active cases. Dr Deena Hinshaw, chief medical office...

Symptom tracker app reveals six distinct types of Covid-19 infection Symptom tracker app reveals six distinct types of Covid-19 infection

The different forms of the disease are believed to determine its severity among those infected - and whether they are likely to need respiratory support in hospital. 'Flu-like' with no fever - Headache, loss of smell, muscle pains, cough, sore throat...

BC reports 102 new coronavirus cases over past three days

At the time, officials encouraged people to travel the province, but also said cases could significantly rise if people don't take proper precautions. However, Henry noted that most of the new cases that emerged in recent days as British Columbia con...

Enzymatica shares jump as company says mouth spray can deactivate COVID-19 Enzymatica shares jump as company says mouth spray can deactivate COVID-19

ColdZyme, a barrier solution used against common cold viruses, is primarily composed of glycerol and Atlantic cod trypsin, a digestive enzyme. To be successful in the field, any COVID-19 vaccine would need to protect people from disease after only on...

28-Day Mortality in COVID-19 Lower With Dexamethasone 28-Day Mortality in COVID-19 Lower With Dexamethasone

The use of Dexamethasone which was treated to the COVID-19 patients was proven to be effective. The incidence of death was lower in the dexamethasone versus the usual care group among patients receiving invasive mechanical ventilation (29.3 versus 41...

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