Monday January 24-th, 2022

Toronto protesters demand justice for Quebec's Joyce Echaquan Toronto protesters demand justice for Quebec's Joyce Echaquan

Boyer said she received another email from a Canadian Indigenous woman alleging a coerced procedure on Thursday, suggesting such practices are not just a relic of the past. The treatment of Echaquan in the video mirrored testimony heard during the ...

Covid: How many cases might contact tracers have missed? Covid: How many cases might contact tracers have missed?

Tens of thousands of people who tested positive for Covid-19 were then not contacted by the government's test and trace programme. A number of areas in the United Kingdom could face local lockdown after it was revealed that almost 16,000 daily COVI...

NPHET is meeting this evening to discuss rising Covid-19 numbers NPHET is meeting this evening to discuss rising Covid-19 numbers

This brings the number of total confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the Republic up to 37,063 and the number of confirmed deaths to 1,801. Dublin and Donegal are now subject to level three restrictions under the Government's Covid-19 five-tier response ...

Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID Vaccine Could Be Rolled Out Within 6 Months Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID Vaccine Could Be Rolled Out Within 6 Months

He also said India would get around 30 million doses per month and that it could take up to two years for the entire country to be inoculated. This candidate is now under Phase-1 and Phase-2 of clinical trials. At a press conference on Monday, Septem...

Trump exits hospital, enters White House without donning a mask Trump exits hospital, enters White House without donning a mask

U.S. President Donald Trump in the Presidential Suite at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland , U.S., October 3, 2020. Trump has repeatedly flouted social-distancing guidelines meant to curb the virus' spread. ...

Nobel Prize in Medicine goes to scientists who discovered Hepatitis C Virus Nobel Prize in Medicine goes to scientists who discovered Hepatitis C Virus

But two of Houghton's key collaborators were not named then, and have not been named now by the Nobel prize committee, despite their important work with Houghton on the hepatitis C research: George Kuo, who ran his own lab, and Qui-Lim Choo.

Australian woman learns headache due to tapeworm larvae in brain Australian woman learns headache due to tapeworm larvae in brain

She never thought much about the headaches because the symptoms would go away after she took medication. However, this time her headaches seemed a little different as the painkillers, which usually helped to treat her headaches, were not working.

UK PM Johnson says soaring COVID-19 cases in line with forecasts UK PM Johnson says soaring COVID-19 cases in line with forecasts

Read on for all the details right here! "The government is working round the clock to assure that there is a fair and equitable distribution of vaccine when it is prepared", he said. Asked about a vaccine, Johnson said it felt like an AstraZeneca p...

Does Trump's COVID-19 Diagnosis Change Your Approach To It? Does Trump's COVID-19 Diagnosis Change Your Approach To It?

Flanked by American flags, the President gave thumbs up and saluted as his helicopter took off and then entered the White House. Meanwhile, over half of Americans also said they believe Trump has been lying about the virus and his administration's ...

Active cases only 13.75% of total Covid-19 caseload Active cases only 13.75% of total Covid-19 caseload

Maharashtra continues to be the State reporting a very high number of new cases with more than 10,000 cases followed by Karnataka with more than 7,000 cases. "The declining trend of the percentage of active cases is commensurately supported by the ri...

Coronavirus-Linked Syndrome Seen in Children Also Occurs in Adults Coronavirus-Linked Syndrome Seen in Children Also Occurs in Adults

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention . Currently, MIS-A appears rare, like its counterpart in children. In any case, the new report , distributed in the CDC diary Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report , urges specialists to think about a...

Could COVID-19 provide a new target for non-opioid pain relief? Could COVID-19 provide a new target for non-opioid pain relief?

Those who experienced a loss of smell alone were almost three times more likely than those who only had loss of taste to have the antibodies, while those with both loss of smell and taste were four times more likely to have antibodies. "I see it occa...

Fraser Health reports COVID-19 outbreak at Surrey Memorial Hospital Fraser Health reports COVID-19 outbreak at Surrey Memorial Hospital

One patient and one staff member have tested positive for the virus in the unit, which is temporarily closed to admissions. Fraser Health said it learned of a "potential outbreak" on September 20, after "receiving a positive lab test" from a Valhal...

Biden And Harris Test Negative For The Coronavirus, Wish Trumps Swift Recovery Biden And Harris Test Negative For The Coronavirus, Wish Trumps Swift Recovery

The 77-year-old former vice president opted to maintain a scheduled trip to MI, a key battleground state in his campaign to unseat the Republican incumbent. "If we are talking about the pandemic for the next four weeks, Donald Trump loses". Biden...

Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court Confirmation Will Move Forward, McConnell Says Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court Confirmation Will Move Forward, McConnell Says

Sen. Mike Lee of Utah announced Friday morning that he has tested positive for the coronavirus . Because everyone who attended had tested negative, they were told they no longer needed to wear a mask, according to the Washington Post .

One new local case of COVID-19 reported One new local case of COVID-19 reported

Dr. Williams says there have been some instances where people who have tested positive for COVID-19 have provided lists of 25 people or more to contact tracers. COVID-19 cases are at a record 732 new cases. On Friday, the Ontario government announc...

Cold And Flu Season Beginning. Ready For A Flu Shot? Cold And Flu Season Beginning. Ready For A Flu Shot?

They are reporting a significantly lower number of flu cases this year, which they attribute to " more influenza vaccines than they have ever had", in addition to compliance with social distancing and mask wearing . Vaccinated people's sympto...

Here for you, this Mental Health Awareness Month and beyond Here for you, this Mental Health Awareness Month and beyond

Kate Shwety, the executive director for the campaign to end loneliness, rightly said, "What we are expressing now is what thousands of older people experience all the time". It can be helpful therefore to regain some control of your life by developin...

B.C. reports three more COVID-19 deaths, 161 new cases B.C. reports three more COVID-19 deaths, 161 new cases

The accelerator has a goal of producing 2 billion vaccine doses, 245 million COVID treatments, and 500 million tests, and distributing them in low- and middle-income countries. Another 936 ICU beds remain in reserve and could be readied within 72 hou...

Researchers find potential treatment for Covid-19 Researchers find potential treatment for Covid-19

Scientists believed that if they identified a small-molecule drug that could bind with the hairpin and deactivate it, the virus multiplication would stop. Normally, when a protein named vascular endothelial growth factor-A binds to the neuropilin rec...

Sixth death reported at Foothills hospital as outbreak grows to seven units Sixth death reported at Foothills hospital as outbreak grows to seven units

Deena Hinshaw, the province's chief medical officer of health announced the death Thursday afternoon. Central zone: 19 cases, no change. Alberta has reported 18,357 cases and 272 deaths to date. Visitation at the hospital is still restricted to e...

Facebook expands bans on political ads as Election Day nears Facebook expands bans on political ads as Election Day nears

According to the company, the ban includes ads that portray voting or census participation as useless/meaningless, ads that delegitimize any lawful method or process of voting or voting tabulation as illegal, inherently fraudulent, or corrupt, and ad...

934 cases of Covid-19 reported in Northern Ireland in 24 hours 934 cases of Covid-19 reported in Northern Ireland in 24 hours

Northern Ireland reported 934 new cases of COVID-19 on Friday, more than double the previous record daily total registered two days ago in the British-run region. 191 cases were recorded in Belfast while 182 new cases were confirmed in Newry and Mour...

President Trump's Interactions Before Positive COVID Test, Photo Contact Tracing

At age 74 and clinically obese , Trump faces a higher risk of hospitalization or death from the virus. "This morning, Vice President Pence and the Second Lady tested negative for COVID-19", Devin O'Malley said in a statement. Trump's positive ...

Doctors Hope To Avoid 'Twindemic' as Flu Season Begins Doctors Hope To Avoid 'Twindemic' as Flu Season Begins

According to a survey conducted last flu season, prior to the outbreak of COVID-19 in the USA, 60 percent of adults think the flu vaccine is the best preventive measure against flu-related hospitalizations and deaths, but only 52 percent said they ...

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