Monday January 24-th, 2022

COVID-19: Mexico signs deal for 34.4 million Pfizer vaccines COVID-19: Mexico signs deal for 34.4 million Pfizer vaccines

Slaoui reminded Americans that it "will be very important" for everyone who gets the Moderna or the Pfizer vaccine to come back three or four weeks later, to get their second vaccine dose to complete the immunization schedule. He is hoping for a "bre...

CDC Says Quarantining for 14 Days Is No Longer a Must CDC Says Quarantining for 14 Days Is No Longer a Must

And although those who tested positive at 14 days could've caught COVID-19 on the plane and presented late, researchers pointed out that they could also have broken quarantine and become infected in the community. And yet, once again, nothing that Zu...

U.S. Supreme Court Rules Against Gov. Newsom’s Indoor Worship Bans U.S. Supreme Court Rules Against Gov. Newsom’s Indoor Worship Bans

Supreme Court on Thursday ruled against a pandemic-related order by California Gov. In a Thursday order, the court vacated a District Court ruling against Harvest Rock Church with instructions to reconsider their challenge in light of the Supre...

California announces new statewide lockdown to fight surging Covid cases

Governor Gavin Newsom announced today, at his typical social media broadcast, that the state will be implementing a new, far more restrictive stat-at-home order and other restrictions meant to curb the explosive spread of the coronavirus . Restaurant...

Thorncliffe Park PS closed due to ongoing COVID-19 outbreak Thorncliffe Park PS closed due to ongoing COVID-19 outbreak

After Thorncliffe Park Public School chose to test all of its students, even those that were asymptomatic, it uncovered 19 confirmed cases of COVID-19. Eileen de Villa issued a letter to parents and guardians, saying that as of Thursday, they will di...

US Has Deadliest Day Ever From COVID

The staggering figure coincided with the single-worst daily hospitalizations total which topped 100,000 on Wednesday as the nation reels from spiking cases nationwide. In Los Angeles, Mayor Eric Garcetti said that If the virus continues to spread t...

The Value of Blood in Determining Immunity to COVID-19

The no-travel advice echoes recommendations for Thanksgiving but many Americans ignored it. "I couldn't imagine somebody coming down with this virus and then having to be absent for 14 days and then their entire staff having to be tested, it would ...

California state officials announce regional stay-at-home order California state officials announce regional stay-at-home order

Newsom announced the new plans on Thursday amid an unprecedented surge of new coronavirus cases in the nation's most populous state. Under the lockdown, hair salons, personal services, plus bars and wineries must remain closed. "The bottom line is ...

Nearly 100 world leaders to speak at UN session on COVID-19 Nearly 100 world leaders to speak at UN session on COVID-19

Britain on Wednesday approved the use of the Pfizer vaccine, jumping ahead of the rest of the world in the race to begin the most crucial mass inoculation program in history. "This vaccine has now passed all of the extensive checks needed for autho...

First Covid vaccines for elderly and high-risk groups likely in January First Covid vaccines for elderly and high-risk groups likely in January

Later next week, the expert group chaired by Brian MacCraith will present the Government with a plan for making the vaccine available. They'll meet in late December - 29th December. Barack Obama, George W Bush and Bill Clinton have made the pledge af...

COVID-19 Deaths and Hospitalizations Set Records In New Single-Worst Day COVID-19 Deaths and Hospitalizations Set Records In New Single-Worst Day

According to Johns Hopkins University data , 2,804 coronavirus-related fatalities were recorded across the nation. The number of new asymptomatic cases , which China does not classify as confirmed cases, rose to six from three a day earlier.

UN agency removes cannabis from strictest drug category UN agency removes cannabis from strictest drug category

Russian Federation was a vocal opponent of the reclassification, according to NPR , calling marijuana "the most abused drug globally". The United States, European nations and South Africa were among countries that voted in favour, while the likes ...

Coronavirus in Quebec: 1,177 new infections, 28 more deaths Coronavirus in Quebec: 1,177 new infections, 28 more deaths

The Department of Canadian Heritage will issue authorizations in consultation with the Health Agency of Canada, the ministers said. The province has had a total of 1,342 cases, while 1,159 are resolved and there have been 65 deaths. She said police...

US Covid-19 deaths top 270,000: Johns Hopkins University

Almost 200,000 new US cases were reported on Wednesday, with record hospitalizations approaching 100,000 patients. The surging hospitalizations likely foreshadow an increase in the number of deaths due to COVID-19 to come in the wake of the Thanksgiv...

KDHE Shortens COVID-19 Quarantine Periods KDHE Shortens COVID-19 Quarantine Periods

The news comes as Dr. Robert Redfield, the director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, warned on Wednesday that a hard winter awaits. "But the reality is December and January and February are going to be rough times", Redfield said...

New rules for overseas players post-Brexit New rules for overseas players post-Brexit

Restricting the signing of overseas players could hurt the chances of numerous UK's top clubs. The Football Association has confirmed that Premier League and EFL clubs will not be able to sign foreign players until they are 18 under new regulat...

British regulators approve Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine British regulators approve Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine

The U.K. government accepted the advice of the country's medicines regulator and signed off on use of the vaccine. Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said the first people in Scotland will be immunised on Tuesday, while Welsh Health and Social...

As U.S. shortens quarantine, questions swirl around Canada's 14-day rule As U.S. shortens quarantine, questions swirl around Canada's 14-day rule

Now, the CDC is offering both a 10-day option and a seven-day option, according to Smith. The KDHE said residents should check with their local health departments regarding the quarantine recommendations specific to their county. The new guidelines...

Starbucks is giving free coffee to health care workers this month Starbucks is giving free coffee to health care workers this month

In addition to hospital staff, such as doctors and nurses, police officers, firefighters, paramedics, dentists, dental hygienists, mental health workers and medical researchers all qualify for a free coffee. Starbucks is also making a $100,000 donati...

Jackson County reports two more COVID-19 deaths; 65 new cases Jackson County reports two more COVID-19 deaths; 65 new cases

This afternoon, there were 231 COVID-19 patients in Irish hospitals with 31 people in intensive care. "So it can not happen", Bonnie Henry said in a briefing on Wednesday. Henry was also asked if further enforcement around this rule should be taking ...

US Scientists Developing Nasal Spray To Prevent COVID-19 US Scientists Developing Nasal Spray To Prevent COVID-19

Another 67 were collected from Connecticut, Iowa, Massachusetts, Michigan, Rhode Island, and Wisconsin between December 30 and January 17. The first officially documented case of COVID-19 in the United States was reported on January 19, a person wh...

United Kingdom first country to roll out Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine United Kingdom first country to roll out Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine

It is given as two injections, 21 days apart, with the second dose being a booster. Pfizer said it would immediately begin shipping limited supplies to the United Kingdom _ and has been gearing up for even wider distribution if given a similar no...

Photo shows Texas doc hugging elderly COVID-19 patient on Thanksgiving Photo shows Texas doc hugging elderly COVID-19 patient on Thanksgiving

The "disturbing escalation" of COVID-19 cases and deaths and expected "tidal wave" of cases related to Thanksgiving has some hospital officials anxious about their ability to keep up, said Dr. "All health maintenance organisation enrollees who had be...

India's active corona cases shrink to 4,35,603 India's active corona cases shrink to 4,35,603

I know many, many people are doing all they can to make sure that we can help each other to get through this COVID-19 response. "We hope and expect that vaccines will be ready in the next few weeks", the provincial health officer said. for recreati...

Study suggests virus in United States last December Study suggests virus in United States last December

Their presence suggests exposure to a virus. COVID-19 infections were present in the United States as early as mid-December 2019, weeks before it was first identified in China and about a month earlier than the first case was officially confirmed i...

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