Monday January 24-th, 2022

One-Third of Tested Big 10 Athletes With Coronavirus Have Heart Inflammation

Penn State director of athletic medicine Wayne Sebastianelli apologized for causing confusion after initially saying he found a link between Big Ten athletes with COVID-19 and myocarditis. "When you're dealing with the health of human beings, it's ...

Hydrocortisone shown to improve recovery of critically ill COVID-19 patients Hydrocortisone shown to improve recovery of critically ill COVID-19 patients

Mortality effect size appeared similar between drugs, with odds ratios of 0.64 for dexamethasone , 0.69 for hydrocortisone, and 0.91 for methylprednisolone (based on a single trial with 47 patients and 26 deaths). This is a strong recommendation , ...

Most of Ontario's 148 new COVID-19 cases in Peel Region Most of Ontario's 148 new COVID-19 cases in Peel Region

Williams said it's important to keep the number of new cases down in order to successfully reopen schools. There are now 1,282 active cases of COVID-19 in Ontario, including 66 patients hospitalized with the coronavirus. The health unit has repor...

National Cabinet agrees on roadmap to open up state borders by Christmas National Cabinet agrees on roadmap to open up state borders by Christmas

It's a very simple". Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk on Friday added Moree to the list of postcodes Queensland border residents can freely travel to, saying she wanted students to be allowed to return home for school holidays. "I hope other states ha...

UNICEF working with partners logistics, procurement of covid vaccine doses UNICEF working with partners logistics, procurement of covid vaccine doses

That means they're expecting the vaccines to go through the final stage of testing - that's phase three testing - before the vaccine is distributed. CDC director Robert Redfield has asked state governors to expedite McKesson Corp's requests for bui...

Oklahoma Teen Allegedly Dies from Doing 'Benadryl Challenge' Oklahoma Teen Allegedly Dies from Doing 'Benadryl Challenge'

The family of a 15-year-old girl who died while trying to take part of the "Benadryl Challenge" for TikTok is sending out a warning for everyone. They'll do anything to become Tik Tok famous! "The Oklahoma City victim, who has not been identified...

Canada signs deals for 4 potential COVID-19 vaccines Canada signs deals for 4 potential COVID-19 vaccines

The CEO added that COVAX's overall objective is to secure in the region of two billion doses of the vaccine by 2021, and to ensure countries can meet the needs of at least 20% of their populations. Drug developers are leading the race to develop a sa...

Africa's COVID-19 infections hit 1,267,656: Africa CDC Africa's COVID-19 infections hit 1,267,656: Africa CDC

Pandemic planning exercises have for years included recommendations that the federal government ready a distribution network while scientists work on a vaccine. "We've identified the locations for these clinics, either in a walk-through or a drive-th...

Could honeybee venom "kill" breast cancer cells? A scientific study

Duffy explained to Australia's ABC News how the melittin worked. When they did, they saw the cancer cell survived and produced various signaling molecules . The honeybee extracts were found to be "extremely potent", said Ciara Duffy, a 25-...

Increase in Carlow Covid-19 cases Increase in Carlow Covid-19 cases

Currently, 1,175 cases are active, 34 of which are in hospital and 14 are in ICU. To be successful in this next phase, we need to step back to safely move forward, so let's all make that choices that will keep our communities, our Elders, our loved o...

Britain ramps up trials of 20 minute COVID-19 tests

This is 79.7% out of a total of 339,635 people identified as close contacts. It's also running a trial on the benefits of repeat testing of people without symptoms. A phone app once touted by the government as a key contact-tracing tool is still in...

COVID-19 Antibodies Found in Patients Four Months After Infection COVID-19 Antibodies Found in Patients Four Months After Infection

A new study conducted by researchers in Iceland has found that antibodies to SARS-CoV-2, the virus which causes COVID-19, can last up to four months in patients after their initial infection. University of Hong Kong researchers were able to s...

Pfizer targets end of next month for COVID-19 vaccine update

A top group advising USA federal health officials assumed four late-stage COVID-19 vaccine trials supported by the country could fail in a draft report released on Tuesday. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued a letter to US governor...

Victoria records another 59 coronavirus deaths and 81 new cases

On Thursday, the premier dismissed a leaked document detailing the roadmap plans, including a proposal that Melbourne's 8pm-5am curfew could be extended by a further fortnight. "It may not be all settings at all times". "It'll be a consideration to...

CDC Lays Out Guidelines on Distribution of Coronavirus Vaccine CDC Lays Out Guidelines on Distribution of Coronavirus Vaccine

The global vaccine allocation plan, called COVAX, aims to help buy and fairly distribute deliver 2 billion doses of approved vaccines by the end of 2021. The director of the National Institutes of Health, Dr. Francis Collins, said he doesn't read thi...

Half of new cases of COVID-19 Tuesday are from Winnipeg Half of new cases of COVID-19 Tuesday are from Winnipeg

Two of the Prairie Mountain Health cases are residents at the Assiniboine Centre at the Brandon Regional Health Centre. On its Facebook page, Twin Valley Co-op in Birtle announced Monday morning that its food store was being temporarily closed from...

Coronavirus vaccine trial begun by drug firms GSK and Sanofi Coronavirus vaccine trial begun by drug firms GSK and Sanofi

The tests are created to evaluate the vaccine's safety, tolerability and immune response. The initial testing combines the early and middle stages (Phase 1/2 Trials) and is being carried out in 11 sites across the United States. "We thank the USA g...

WHO 'Strongly' Recommends Use Of Steroid To Treat Critical COVID Patients WHO 'Strongly' Recommends Use Of Steroid To Treat Critical COVID Patients

A total of 403 patients of various ethnicities were recruited from across the world for the hydrocortisone study, including patients from 88 hospitals in the UK. Until the June findings on dexamethasone , no effective treatment had been shown to re...

Arnold Schwarzenegger to star in spy adventure series Arnold Schwarzenegger to star in spy adventure series

The show will be a globetrotting adventure with a father and daughter at its centre. In 2015 the actor appeared in Two and a Half Men. It marked his first television appearance. In case you're searching for more to see, have a look at our TV manual...

Canada reaches deal with Novavax to secure millions of COVID-19 vaccines Canada reaches deal with Novavax to secure millions of COVID-19 vaccines

Only two of the potential COVID-19 vaccines are being tested in Africa, said Richard Hatchett, chief executive officer of the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI), which co-leads the COVAX project with the World Health Organization ...

Fewer Deaths from COVID Only — Revised CDC Figures Fewer Deaths from COVID Only — Revised CDC Figures

Twitter later removed the tweet and told the Washington Post it violated the site's policies about coronavirus misinformation. The conditions include cancer, chronic kidney disease, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, immunocompromised people, ...

All nations should join global COVID-19 vaccine effort: Africa CDC - International All nations should join global COVID-19 vaccine effort: Africa CDC - International

That process typically takes up to several years. Three different vaccines are now in Phase 3 trials in the US, during which the vaccine is given to thousands of people to test its safety and efficacy. The third document consists of assumpt...

Japanese Gov't may offer free Covid-19 vaccines to all residents Japanese Gov't may offer free Covid-19 vaccines to all residents

One CDC document outlines several hypothetical scenarios for the rollout of up to two unnamed vaccines starting at the end of October, either individually or simultaneously. The Trump administration has said it's doing this. "The COVID-19 vaccine...

Justin Trudeau Just Reserved Millions Of Possible COVID-19 Vaccines For Canadians Justin Trudeau Just Reserved Millions Of Possible COVID-19 Vaccines For Canadians

Those agreements would involve Canada receiving a minimum of 20 million doses of Pfizer's BNT162 vaccine, which has launched a Phase 2/3 study that includes up to 30,000 recipients in the USA, and up to 56 million doses from Moderna for its mRNA-12...

Cooper to announce Cooper to announce "next phase" in virus restrictions for NC

The age limit was lowered from 11 years old. "Nothing in this new movement to Phase 2.5 changes athletics", she said. "We're elated that we have the opportunity to reopen and to start reclaiming our livelihoods", he said in reaction to Cooper's a...

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