Tuesday January 25-th, 2022

Record 13 New Cases of COVID-19 Reported in Effingham County Friday Record 13 New Cases of COVID-19 Reported in Effingham County Friday

Public Health has confirmed 146 cases this week. According to data from the McLean County Health Department (MCHD), 412 people are considered recovered after completing their time in quarantine, while 83 people are isolating at home. Positive case ...

COVID-19: Health officials announce 50 new cases, one new death

A joint statement Friday, July 31 from provincial health officer Bonnie Henry and health minister Adrian Dix revealed 50 new confirmed cases of COVID-19. It's the second time in as many weeks that the number of new cases has topped 50, while the dail...

American Cancer Society Recommends HPV Test American Cancer Society Recommends HPV Test

Saslow. Cancer registry data from 2011 to 2015 indicates an estimated 108 cases of invasive cervical cancer in women 20 to 24 years in the USA each year, a number that is expected to continue to fall as vaccine use increases. "A lot of anxiety - whic...

Georgia camp with COVID-19 outbreak didn't require masks Georgia camp with COVID-19 outbreak didn't require masks

Test results were available for 344 of 597 Georgia resident attendees, but total infection rates were calculated based on all attendees . Campers ranged in age from 6 to 19, and numerous staffers were teenagers. "This investigation adds to the bo...

New study claims kids can spread Covid-19 as much adults New study claims kids can spread Covid-19 as much adults

Taylor Heald-Sargent, pediatric infectious diseases specialist at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago , said in a news release. 46 children were under 5 years old, 51 children were between 5 and 17 years old and 48 adults were betwe...

Russian Federation claims success in producing COVID-19 vaccine Russian Federation claims success in producing COVID-19 vaccine

Accordingly, Russia's vaccine is yet to complete its second phase. "The trials began under the supervision of physician Dr Ajit Pratap Singh and gynaecologist and obstetrician Dr Sona Ghosh and the vaccine has been administered to 9 volunteers so f...

People urged to 'double down' on efforts to fight Covid-19 People urged to 'double down' on efforts to fight Covid-19

Of today's new cases, 22 are males and 38 are females, with an average age of 30 years. "We may be beginning to see more cases which we can not link to outbreaks or close contacts". Washing of hands is the most important measures schools can encour...

One new COVID-19 death, 22 cases reported in Clark County One new COVID-19 death, 22 cases reported in Clark County

There were 64 new cases reported Wednesday and 38 new cases reported Tuesday. Public Health has confirmed 146 cases this week. Adjusted numbers from the county list 27 total hospitalizations and one death of a county resident . Putnam County has h...

Sanofi, GlaxoSmithKline in $2.1 billion vaccine deal with US Sanofi, GlaxoSmithKline in $2.1 billion vaccine deal with US

The U.S. government has a further option for the supply of an additional 500 million doses longer term as part of its Operation Warp Speed program. The news comes days after Sanofi announced a deal with the British government to supply up to 60...

Ontario records more than 100 new COVID-19 cases

According to the Ford government, this decision was made in consultation with the Chief Medical Officer of Health and local medical officers of health and is based on positive local trends of key public health indicators, including lower transmission...

Maintain tariffs on lower-standard food imports, report says Maintain tariffs on lower-standard food imports, report says

The report also calls for the Food to the Vulnerable Ministerial Task Force to be extended for a further 12 months up until July 2021, collecting data and supporting those who can not access or afford food. "I think that is genuinely misleading". ...

Roche Drug Trial on Covid-Related Pneumonia Treatment Fails Roche Drug Trial on Covid-Related Pneumonia Treatment Fails

The primary endpoint of clinical status in hospitalised adult patients with severe COVID-19 associated pneumonia was measured by a scale that tracked patients' clinical status based on the need for intensive care and/or ventilator use, as well as sup...

Governor Evers to issue mask mandate across Wisconsin Governor Evers to issue mask mandate across Wisconsin

Gov. Tony Evers today declared a Public Health Emergency and issued an Emergency Order requiring individuals to wear face coverings when indoors and not in a private residence, with some exceptions as clarified and defined in the order. "Since Marc...

Lockdown has been tightened in parts of northern England Lockdown has been tightened in parts of northern England

And 846 cases were reported - the highest number of cases in a day for a month. Groups of people from different households will still be able to meet in outdoor public spaces, so long as social distancing measures are maintained. The measures were ...

Chinese mainland reports 127 new confirmed COVID-19 cases Chinese mainland reports 127 new confirmed COVID-19 cases

Seventy-five percent of countries outside China that reported their first coronavirus infections during the first 11 weeks of the pandemic - between December 31, 2019, and March 10 of this year - could trace the cases to travel to an already affect...

United Kingdom tightens lockdown in parts of Northern England United Kingdom tightens lockdown in parts of Northern England

Britain reported its highest number of infections in more than a month on Thursday, as Prime Minister Boris Johnson spoke of a second wave in Europe and put people on alert about more quarantine restrictions. "It is important to move quickly becaus...

NSW record 18 new cases as officials search sewage NSW record 18 new cases as officials search sewage

Of those, six remain under investigation. Two are connected into the funeral collecting bunch, four are connected with the Thai Rock restaurant in Wetherill Park and four have ties into The Apollo restaurant at Potts Point. In the ACT, there is sti...

DeWitt Public Schools superintendent suggests remote learning to start school year DeWitt Public Schools superintendent suggests remote learning to start school year

Gyms can only be used if physical distancing is in place, with limited sharing of equipment. Busing students to school will be challenging. Level 1 involves enforcing two metres of physical distancing between students to the greatest extent possi...

Ontario to reveal back-to-school plans as 89 new cases reported Ontario to reveal back-to-school plans as 89 new cases reported

Avon Maitland, Bluewater, Brant Haldimand Norfolk Catholic, Bruce Grey Catholic, Huron Perth Catholic, Lambton Kent, St. Clair Catholic school boards and Southwestern Ontario French language boards Conseil scolaire catholique Providence and Conseil s...

Horror day as Victoria sets new deadly virus record Horror day as Victoria sets new deadly virus record

Victoria has experienced its worst day since the start of the Covid-19 pandemic , with 723 new cases and 13 deaths recorded on Thursday. "It is clear to all of us that these numbers are still far too high", Premier Daniel Andrews told a media co...

Coronavirus pandemic is 'one big wave,' not seasonal, say World Health Organization officials Coronavirus pandemic is 'one big wave,' not seasonal, say World Health Organization officials

People with natural science degrees in the United Kingdom were slightly less likely to get the disease, compared with those in the U.S., even when controlling for vehicle ownership and other socio-economic information, the study added. Dr Hans Kluge,...

Young children carry higher levels of coronavirus Young children carry higher levels of coronavirus

Now, an worldwide group of researchers led by a team from Harvard Medical School have identified that anosmia occurs not through infection of olfactory sensory neurons, but by the virus attacking associated, supportive cells that detect and transmi...

More COVID-19 Deaths Reported in Starke, Marshall Counties More COVID-19 Deaths Reported in Starke, Marshall Counties

Allamakee County has had 146 positive cases, 129 recoveries, and four deaths for a total of 13 known active cases. Effingham County Health Department Wednesday received notice of another nine new positive cases of Coronavirus Disease. The West Subu...

New Brisbane Coronavirus Cases New Brisbane Coronavirus Cases

Police Commissioner Katarina Carroll publicly lambasted the trio as having been "deceitful, deceptive and quite frankly criminal". Supercars has been conducting regular COVID-19 tests with on-site personnel during the three rounds since the resumpt...

New border restrictions for QLD after two new virus cases New border restrictions for QLD after two new virus cases

Queensland's multicultural community leaders are calling on the state government to help them make crucial messaging available in languages other than English. She said shopping centres and schools would now be closed for 48 hours while deep cleans a...

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT