Tuesday January 25-th, 2022

COVID-19 lung damage caused by persistence of 'abnormal cells' COVID-19 lung damage caused by persistence of 'abnormal cells'

Scientists who led the research said they also found some unique properties of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, which may explain why it can cause such harm. Nearly 90 per cent of patients showed two additional characteristics that were ...

UK's PM Johnson insists new coronavirus lockdown will end on December 2 UK's PM Johnson insists new coronavirus lockdown will end on December 2

United Kingdom prime minister Boris Johnson has reassured businesses that England's second lockdown will only last four weeks, after speculation that it could be extended. The PM apologised to the business community for the COVID-19 "diktats" he ...

40 workers on Elgin County farm test positive for COVID-19 40 workers on Elgin County farm test positive for COVID-19

One worker is being treated in a local hospital while the rest are in self-isolation. Martin said all of the employees on the site - a mix of migrant and local workers - had already been following public-health guidelines, including physical distan...

CEPI to fund development of COVID-19 vaccine candidate by China’s Clover CEPI to fund development of COVID-19 vaccine candidate by China’s Clover

Galvez said the road map is guided by ongoing clinical trials and vaccine developments overseas but he expressed confidence the plan is doable. When a single nonhuman primate was immunised with the vaccine, the scientists said the candidate therape...

McConnell wins reelection, but control of Senate at stake McConnell wins reelection, but control of Senate at stake

Republicans suffered a first setback in the battle for Senate control Tuesday as Democrats picked up a seat in Colorado, but key GOP incumbents were holding on elsewhere, including White House ally Lindsey Graham, who survived in a high-profile con...

Major operation underway after S. Korean troops capture man along DMZ Major operation underway after S. Korean troops capture man along DMZ

From Oct. 19 to Thursday, ministry officials met with ambassadors or military attaches of a total of 20 countries, including the United States and Britain, by visiting their embassies or inviting envoys to the ministry, the ministry said. Troops had ...

Exit poll results and analysis from Colorado Exit poll results and analysis from Colorado

Follow CapRadio's updates from California and Nevada in our Election Day Live Blog here . In the past two weeks, voters have cast more than 2.3 million ballots either through mail-in voting or at the polls. At the bottom of the list, you'll find F...

CDC: Pregnant women with COVID-19 with increased risk of serious consequences CDC: Pregnant women with COVID-19 with increased risk of serious consequences

This conclusion is based on an analysis of about 400,000 women aged 15 to 44 years who experienced symptoms of COVID-19 between January and October - 23,434 of them were pregnant. 'To reduce the risk for severe illness and death from COVID-19, pregna...

Cell Study Adds to Debate over Duration of COVID-19 Immunity Cell Study Adds to Debate over Duration of COVID-19 Immunity

Researchers found plasma containing COVID-19 antibodies were detected "as early as mid-February" - several weeks before the first official cases were reported in the city - and "leveled out at slightly above 20 percent in both groups after the epidem...

Vancouver Island has 18 active COVID-19 cases. Here's where they are Vancouver Island has 18 active COVID-19 cases. Here's where they are

It's a different story in Jackson County, where public health officials marked a new single-day high for cases on Tuesday, with 70 confirmed or presumptive - bringing the county total to 1,998 since the beginning of the pandemic. Jim Shames. There ...

Georgia Gov. Kemp Quarantining; Exposed to Infected Person Georgia Gov. Kemp Quarantining; Exposed to Infected Person

Kemp spokesman Cody Hall said both Kemp and his wife Marty took tests for the virus, and the governor later released a statement saying he tested negative but will continue quarantining. Hall said both have received a coronavirus test, though he di...

1120 new cases of COVID-19 in B.C., largest weekend surge 1120 new cases of COVID-19 in B.C., largest weekend surge

From Friday to Saturday, there were 352 new diagnoses of COVID-19, from Saturday to Sunday, there were 389, new cases, and from Sunday to Monday, 379, new cases, for a total of 1,120 new cases. Of these, 26 are in long-term care facilities and two in...

Ford to make announcement about new system for COVID-19 lockdowns Ford to make announcement about new system for COVID-19 lockdowns

David Williams to make the announcement at 1 p.m.at Queen's Park. The number of daily testing done yesterday is about half of the province's goal of 50,000 per day. Another 212 were confirmed in Peel, 86 in Halton, 76 in York Region and 57 in Durha...

AstraZeneca begins clinical trials of COVID-19 vaccine in Japan AstraZeneca begins clinical trials of COVID-19 vaccine in Japan

In Phase-2, 85% of participants had detectable antibodies at 14 days after the priming dose, rising to 100% by day 21, the results showed. Nevertheless, experts expressed caution, saying the trials were too small to prove safety and effectiveness.

MDH: 2,954 new cases in latest COVID-19 report, 9 new deaths

Locally, Stearns County reported 109 new cases, Sherburne County had 81 and Benton County had 26. The MDHHS reported 6,709 confirmed new COVID-19 cases in MI since Saturday for a total of 184,889 to date. The seven-day rolling average for hospitali...

CDC to COVID Patients: Voting in Person A CDC to COVID Patients: Voting in Person A

Weather impacts the environment in which the coronavirus has to live before infecting a new host. "When you study something in the lab, it's a supervised environment". Baniasad, a biochemist and pharmacist, said assumptions about how the coronav...

Do you agree with Gov. Charlie Baker’s new COVID-19 restrictions? Do you agree with Gov. Charlie Baker’s new COVID-19 restrictions?

Organizers of gatherings must report known positive COVID-19 cases to their local health department and must cooperate with contact tracing. "We don't want to go there", Walsh said. The 9:30 PM closure requirement is aligned with the Stay At Home ...

BC health officials announce 1,120 new coronavirus cases since Friday BC health officials announce 1,120 new coronavirus cases since Friday

There are now 15,501 cases of the coronavirus (COVID-19) in B.C. after health officials announced 1,120 new cases Monday. "Since the start of the pandemic, there have been 4,898 cases of COVID-19 in the Vancouver Coastal Health region, 9,049 in the...

UK`s Johnson under fire as new lockdown looms for England UK`s Johnson under fire as new lockdown looms for England

The new national lockdown will run from November 5 until December 2. Labour Party leader Keir Starmer said the cost of that delay was recorded in statistics of the pandemic. "I am truly sorry for the anguish these rules will cause businesses", John...

Rexall pharmacies temporarily pause flu shot program due to supply issues Rexall pharmacies temporarily pause flu shot program due to supply issues

Health Minister Christine Elliott was not present at today's news conference with Premier Doug Ford, and when he was asked about the apparent shortage of flu shot vaccine, he still did not address the fundamental question of whether there will be eno...

Covid crisis: 552 new infections and two more deaths Covid crisis: 552 new infections and two more deaths

There is now a total of 61,456* confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Ireland . There have been two further deaths associated with the virus in the past 24 hours. "We should take these positive signs as an indication our efforts are starting to work, the...

Study adds to debate over duration of COVID-19 immunity Study adds to debate over duration of COVID-19 immunity

The study, led by the United Kingdom coronavirus immunology consortium, evaluated 100 non-hospitalised healthcare workers in March and April after antibody responses were detected in them. Obesity is an emerging independent risk factor for suscepti...

COVID-19 cases in Africa reach 1,784,083: Africa CDC

The study tracked 101 people initially diagnosed with COVID-19 in the cities of Nashville, Tenn., and Marshfield, Wis., between April and September, according to a report published October 30 in the CDC's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report .

Coronavirus: PM warns United Kingdom faces 'medical and moral disaster' without action Coronavirus: PM warns United Kingdom faces 'medical and moral disaster' without action

Johnson will say on Monday that the Government will "seek to ease restrictions" on December 2 when the lockdown period is scheduled to end, PA reported. UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson is expected to make a statement in the House of Commons on Mo...

New Zealand reports 2 COVID-19 cases New Zealand reports 2 COVID-19 cases

The country's total number of active cases is 81. A further 416 cases of Covid-19 were confirmed by the National Public Health Emergency Team on Saturday. It's the 23rd death - 18th since October 1 - as the county added another 58 cases of the vi...

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