Tuesday January 25-th, 2022

Pope congratulates Biden in phone call

In February 2016, when the Republican Trump was still a candidate for the presidency, Francis criticized his promise to build a wall along the border with Mexico, saying a man who wanted to build walls is "not Christian". He is just the second Cathol...

Russian Federation says its vaccine is 92% effective, Europe News & Top Stories Russian Federation says its vaccine is 92% effective, Europe News & Top Stories

A COVID-19 vaccine from Pfizer and BioNTech providing very promising results from stage 3 trails. The Lynn Institute conducted clinical trials in Oklahoma and Colorado for the vaccines being developed for COVID-19 by drug companies Pfizer and...

One in five Covid survivors reports psychiatric disorder One in five Covid survivors reports psychiatric disorder

New research suggests that nearly 1 in 5 patients who contract COVID-19 are later diagnosed with psychiatric disorders such as anxiety, depression or insomnia. Doctors and scientists around the world urgently need to investigate the causes and id...

Hospitalizations on rise as BC reports 525 new cases Hospitalizations on rise as BC reports 525 new cases

In an interview with CBC earlier Tuesday, Dix was asked about the possibility of bringing in stricter measures once the 14-day period for the regional restrictions has ended. · Remember: The provincial health officer's orders to household gatherings ...

Stormont ministers in new talks to break deadlock on coronavirus restrictions Stormont ministers in new talks to break deadlock on coronavirus restrictions

The ministers are receiving much criticism from businesses for failing to tell them whether they will be able to reopen or not on Friday. Meanwhile, councillors in Derry yesterday refused to support a DUP proposal asking for the hospitality sector ...

Masks Work and Protect the Wearer Too — CDC Masks Work and Protect the Wearer Too — CDC

Wearing a mask protects the wearer, and not just other people, from the coronavirus , the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention emphasized in an updated scientific brief issued Tuesday. The guidance says that mandatory mask wearing can he...

Possible COVID-19 exposure on WestJet flight

There are now 16 active known cases in the province. Passengers in rows 39 to 45, seats A, B and C, are more likely to have had close contact. Health officials are also warning of possible COVID-19 exposure at a Dollarama store in Halifax between O...

Boris Johnson's communications chief resigns in Downing Street power struggle Boris Johnson's communications chief resigns in Downing Street power struggle

Lee Cain's resignation as director of communications meant the Prime Minister was having to perform a shake-up of his top team during the second national lockdown in England and with post-Brexit trade negotiations growing ever closer to the deadlin...

Beyoncé teams up with Peloton to produce exclusive fitness content Beyoncé teams up with Peloton to produce exclusive fitness content

Whereas most of this 12 months's Homecoming festivities shifted to digital celebrations as a result of global pandemic, Beyoncé and Peloton labored to create a collection of themed exercise experiences to assist prolong Homecoming to Peloton...

Rapid Covid-19 tests to be rolled out across Greater Manchester

Health Secretary Matt Hancock said yesterday mass testing will be rolled out over nearly 70 local authorities in the coming days. The people to test will be a decision of the director of public health, who is Jim McManus in Herts. After observing S...

COVID-19 hospitalizations hit record high, peaking in 3 states COVID-19 hospitalizations hit record high, peaking in 3 states

India and Brazil remain the two countries with the second and third most COVID-19 infections, respectively, at 8.5 million and 5.6 million, according to the Johns Hopkins University tracker . US President-elect Joe Biden, who spent much of his elect...

Covid-19 increases risk of development of mental disorders, - research Covid-19 increases risk of development of mental disorders, - research

The calculations were made on the basis of roughly 70m USA health records, including more than 62,000 cases of Covid-19 that did not require a hospital stay or an emergency department visit. Harrison said that it was imperative for doctors and scient...

US approves first COVID-19 antibody treatment US approves first COVID-19 antibody treatment

Daniel Skovronsky, Lilly's chief scientific officer and president of Lilly Research Laboratories, said in the company release. "The FDA's emergency authorization of bamlanivimab provides health care professionals on the frontline of this pandemic...

Keke Palmer Is Getting Attacked For Her Suggestion About EBT Cards Keke Palmer Is Getting Attacked For Her Suggestion About EBT Cards

Since Monday morning (Nov. 9), Palmer has gamely taken on the criticism and has even retweeted some of the digs that have come her way. I know you just started, but me and my friends were talking about it, and we think EBT cards should swipe free on ...

Danish Mink Cull Shelved After Government Botches Covid Response Danish Mink Cull Shelved After Government Botches Covid Response

Foreign lorry drivers who have recently travelled through Denmark will be turned back from the United Kingdom border after widespread Covid-19 outbreaks at mink farms in the country. Denmark is now undertaking a massive cull of up to 17 million...

PM Johnson's Brexit Bill suffers defeat in House of Lords PM Johnson's Brexit Bill suffers defeat in House of Lords

The plans would have allowed the government to override the Northern Ireland Protocol by handing ministers power to determine customs regulations on a unilateral basis and to determine when U.K. He said: "Over the last few years, in some ways, the Fr...

CDC confirms that your cloth mask may protect you, not just others CDC confirms that your cloth mask may protect you, not just others

Previously, the agency said the main benefit of face coverings was to prevent those infected with the virus from spreading it to other people. "Adopting universal masking policies can help avert future lockdowns, especially if combined with other n...

Coronavirus testing in Hertfordshire: Mass testing set to be rolled out

Hertfordshire is one of over 60 local authorities to get the initial batch of 600,000 rapid coronavirus tests this week in England. This new testing is thanks to lateral flow antigen tests, which are quicker and do not need a laboratory, and have...

Secret to longer life - chillis in diet: AHA study Secret to longer life - chillis in diet: AHA study

For the study, researchers at the Cleveland Clinic in OH reviewed health and nutritional data from more than 570,000 participants in four major studies conducted in the United States, Italy, China and Iran. A 2018 study published in Food Science & Nu...

European Union to buy up to 300 million doses of Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine European Union to buy up to 300 million doses of Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine

Pfizer Inc. and BioNTech SE stocks continued rallying, as the companies on Monday said their coronavirus vaccine trial was more than 90% effective in an early analysis, and European Union officials said the bloc will order up to 300 million vaccin...

Health Department reports 46 new Covid cases on Tuesday Health Department reports 46 new Covid cases on Tuesday

The latest deaths bring Missoula County's total to 31 since the start of the pandemic. As part of contact tracing efforts, Public Health is asking attendees of the party who have not been contacted by Niagara Region Public Health to contact the COV...

African Women Take Part In New HIV Injection Trial African Women Take Part In New HIV Injection Trial

An independent data safety monitoring board (DSMB) recommended the early unblinding of the HPTN 084 study evaluating the safety and efficacy of cabotegravir. Eighty-two percent of the women enrolled were not living with a partner, 55 percent reported...

NIH Study: Hydroxychloroquine had no benefit in hospitalized COVID-19 patients NIH Study: Hydroxychloroquine had no benefit in hospitalized COVID-19 patients

PETAL researchers randomized almost 500 patients with Covid-19 being treated at 34 USA hospitals to receive either hydroxychloroquine or placebo, but the trial was stopped early for futility. Most of the patients in both the hydroxycholorquine group ...

Illinois Governor isolates after potential Covid-19 exposure Illinois Governor isolates after potential Covid-19 exposure

At his Monday briefing, Governor J-B Pritzker said this region as well as Regions 7 and 8 in the Chicago suburbs will face Tier 2 of the resurgence mitigations. The total COVID-19 case count between Saturday and Sunday for the state of IL was not as ...

Barrett Takes the Constitution Oath at the White House Barrett Takes the Constitution Oath at the White House

The politician also recalled that a few days following the presidential election day, the Supreme Court was set to hear the case on the Affordable Care Act, widely known as Obamacare , which USA leader Donald Trump seeks to "tear down". She is expec...

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