Monday January 24-th, 2022

Global COVID-19 death toll tops 1.1 millionNews Global COVID-19 death toll tops 1.1 millionNews

Second and equally important, the vaccine must be proven safe, with robust safety data generated from thousands of patients. "People tend to think, 'Ah, on the first of January or the first of April I'm going to get the vaccine and then things will...

Shelby County reports 12 new cases of COVID-19 Shelby County reports 12 new cases of COVID-19

Women account for 52% of county COVID-19 cases, while men account for 48%, according to Monday's county health data. The Karns City Area School District reported that a high school employee tested positive and the South Butler County School Distric...

Calgary Zone now under watch status as coronavirus cases rise Calgary Zone now under watch status as coronavirus cases rise

Dr. Deena Hinshaw, Alberta's chief medical officer of health, made the announcement during her daily update. Hinshaw also noted that Alberta now sits at a provincial positivity rate of 2.24% for all coronavirus tests that have been administered.

Manitoba records 85 new cases of COVID-19 on Saturday Manitoba records 85 new cases of COVID-19 on Saturday

Roussin said the test-positivity rate in Winnipeg is now at 6.3 per cent. "Most concerning of all, critical care admissions are reaching alarming levels". This brings the total number of active cases in Winnipeg to 1,354. Sporting events and ...

Sputnik V Covid-19 vaccine gets nod for clinical trials in India

Russia, the first country to grant regulatory approval for a novel coronavirus vaccine, is also conducting Phase III trials of Sputnik V in Belarus, Venezuela and the United Arab Emirates. However, the biggest challenge lies in its accessibility. ...

Johnson & Johnson places COVID-19 trial on pause after ‘unexplained illness’ Johnson & Johnson places COVID-19 trial on pause after ‘unexplained illness’

The company declined to provide further details. It will ban any content that contradicts information about those vaccines from the World Health Organization (WHO) or local health authorities, the company said in a blog post. Early trials of the late...

Sen. Sasse Slams Trump In Constituent Call: He's 'Flirted With White Supremacists'

Rep. Adrian Smith, another Nebraska Republican, said in a statement. Congressman Eric Swalwell was among the Democrats quick to point out on social media that Sasse's voting record is largely in line with Trump's priorities. Sasse's nine-minute d...

PM warns he may 'need to intervene' on Manchester PM warns he may 'need to intervene' on Manchester

The coronavirus rate across the whole of Lancashire is 345.1 cases per 100,000, up from 241.2 in the previous week. Revealing that a deal had not been reached between No 10 and the region's leaders, Mr Johnson said time was "of the essence" for a...

Dells Man Charged In Plot To Kidnap Michigan Governor Dells Man Charged In Plot To Kidnap Michigan Governor

Photos show all three men were armed. The case against five of the men charged in federal court over an alleged plot to kidnap Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer will go to a grand jury for charges. Federal Judge Sally Berens countered that prosecu...

COVID-19: This one blood group is less vulnerable to coronavirus COVID-19: This one blood group is less vulnerable to coronavirus

Scientists have been investigating a potential link between blood type and vulnerability to Covid-19 for many months, and this latest evidence supports previous findings. People with certain blood types may have a reduced risk of contracting coronav...

What are the latest changes to the UK's travel quarantine list? What are the latest changes to the UK's travel quarantine list?

TThe government is set to update the list of travel corridors this afternoon, and Italy is among the countries at risk of imposing travel quarantines. The Joint Biosecurity Centre said the risks to United Kingdom public health from travellers returni...

Maine Submits Plan For Distributing Eventual COVID-19 Vaccine

Pharmaceutical giant Pfizer says that the earliest it can request emergency authorization of its COVID-19 vaccine is the third week of November - and that's if everything goes well. Pfizer's shares rose 2.4% in premarket trading, while BioNTech's U...

White House Embraces 'Herd Immunity' Declaration That Encourages COVID-19 Infections White House Embraces 'Herd Immunity' Declaration That Encourages COVID-19 Infections

Mokdad is with The Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, a population health research center with the University of Washington's School of Medicine. Regardless of the declaration suggesting that mortality and social hurt needs to be minimized ...

Department Of Health Reports First Flu Case Of 2020-2021 Season Department Of Health Reports First Flu Case Of 2020-2021 Season

Ideal fall weather greeted residents across the county this week as they lined up to receive their annual flu vaccination courtesy of Plumas County Public Health. Getting your flu shot every year is the best way to protect yourself and loved ones f...

York Region rolled back to a modified Stage 2 York Region rolled back to a modified Stage 2

People get exercise along the lakeshore path on Lake Ontario on a fall day during the COVID-19 pandemic in Toronto on Tuesday, September 29, 2020. Ontario says it has hired 100 more people to help track and isolate new cases of the novel corona...

Sen. Lindsey Graham: ‘Good old days of segregation’ remark was sarcasm Sen. Lindsey Graham: ‘Good old days of segregation’ remark was sarcasm

The remark, which drew quick condemnation from Graham's Democratic challenger Jaime Harrison , came during discussion of Supreme Court super precedent - rulings that the court no longer hears cases on, unlike Roe v. No charges had been announced as ...

B.C. confirms first case of multisystem inflammatory syndrome in a child B.C. confirms first case of multisystem inflammatory syndrome in a child

Of the total COVID-19 cases, 77 individuals are hospitalized, 24 of whom are in intensive care. Seventeen of those are in long-term care facilities, two are in acute care. As of Thursday's update, there were 1,494 active cases of COVID-19 in the prov...

Your blood type may determine how sick you get from COVID Your blood type may determine how sick you get from COVID

The findings indicate why the coronavirus is lethal for some and not so for the others. The research papers added evidence that there may be a connection between blood type and susceptibility to COVID-19 but the researchers stated that more studi...

NPHET recommends entire country move to Level 5 NPHET recommends entire country move to Level 5

Prof. Gerry Killeen, AXA Research Chair in Applied Pathogen Ecology at the School of Biological, Earth and Environmental Sciences at University College Cork said that a move to Level 5 would be the "right thing to do". In Level 5, people would be r...

Carlow woman fighting breast cancer launches fundraiser for worthy causes Carlow woman fighting breast cancer launches fundraiser for worthy causes

Breast cancer is the second leading cause of death among women. Continuing, he said: "Vezeeta is committed to ensuring that Nigerians have the resource and support they need to live their best lives". We hope that we have succeeded by giving you th...

Dr. Hinshaw shares COVID-19 update for October 13 Dr. Hinshaw shares COVID-19 update for October 13

Grande Prairie has been placed under watch status as of Tuesday but Alberta's chief medical officer Dr. Deena Hinshaw says no new measures are anticipated. The CMOH also reported 464 confirmed active cases at 209 schools across Alberta. "It is unde...

Trials of Russian COVID-19 Vaccine Start in Venezuela, President Maduro Says

Topol recently had a virtual meeting with company executives to express his concerns and said he was frustrated they would not answer directly when he asked if they would seek broader use of a vaccine before November 3. But he added in the letter tha...

MN Reports 19 COVID Deaths/1,169 New Cases

Although some of that is the result of more testing, new case growth on Thursday slightly surpassed the growth in tests. Surging coronavirus cases in Minnesota schools have reduced the number of counties where the virus is spreading at low enough r...

US Census count to end Friday morning as student neighborhoods under US Census count to end Friday morning as student neighborhoods under

Paper responses must be postmarked by October 15. "Every opportunity that we can have to ensure that each and every person in our state gets counted is really important". Over 99.9% of US households have already been counted, according to the bureau....

Welsh travel ban 'unenforceable' says Police Federation Welsh travel ban 'unenforceable' says Police Federation

He's been asking the prime minister to work with him on this". "I never wanted this to become an issue of the border and people travelling in and out of Wales", he told BBC Breakfast. He explained: "There'll be nobody posted on the border, there'll...

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