Tuesday January 25-th, 2022

US surpasses 19m Covid-19 cases: Johns Hopkins University US surpasses 19m Covid-19 cases: Johns Hopkins University

U.S. COVID-19 case count rose to 19,000,572, with a total of 332,145 deaths, as of 11:22 a.m. local time (1622 GMT), according to the CSSE tally. With most cases, 2,123,163, California became the first U.S. Top US government scientist Anthony Fauci ...

Vaccines to be rolled out a day early Vaccines to be rolled out a day early

He said it would become clear in the next months if the vaccine did not just stop people falling sick but also from passing the virus on. She said smilingly she felt "nothing" from the shot. The government responded by saying that what matters is...

Marshall County Reports 72nd COVID-19 Death Marshall County Reports 72nd COVID-19 Death

That brings the county's total death count up to 72. There are no new cases in the community but there is one historical case in the community from seven months ago which has now been confirmed. The number of new cases in Marshall, Starke, and Pula...

Germany, Hungary give 1st vaccine shots ahead of European Union rollout Germany, Hungary give 1st vaccine shots ahead of European Union rollout

The next one will contain 50,000 doses, with Mexico slated to receive 1.4 million units of the two-shot Pfizer vaccine by January 31, the foreign ministry said. World War II veteran Emilie Repikova, 95, was second to get the jab. Vaccinations aga...

Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine should be effective against new United Kingdom strain Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine should be effective against new United Kingdom strain

The Moderna vaccine will require storage at -20 C. The vaccine will be easier for local public health authorities to administer in rural settings of the province than the Pfizer vaccine, which requires storage at -70 C. "But we can't be sure, so we'r...

New COVID-19 strain more contagious, to cause more deaths: UK Study New COVID-19 strain more contagious, to cause more deaths: UK Study

Experts fear that this can lead to more COVID related hospitalisation and deaths in the year 2021 as compared to the year 2020. Measures like England's national lockdown in November are unlikely to reduce the reproduction number - the new infection...

Missouri reports 1,451 new virus cases, 3 COVID-19 deaths

That estimate is based on the number of people who've tested positive, were never hospitalized, and have had three weeks to recover, plus the number of people who've tested positive, were hospitalized, but have been out of the hospital for at least a...

Coronavirus: 744 cases reported as hospitalisations increase across Ireland Coronavirus: 744 cases reported as hospitalisations increase across Ireland

The maximum of 152 new cases were recorded in Dehradun , followed by 53 in Nainital, 42 in Haridwar, 36 in Uttarkashi, 20 in Udham Singh Nagar, 19 in Pithoragarh, 15 in Bageshwar, 11 in Pauri, nine in Champawat, seven in Rudraprayag, six in Chamoli,...

First case of allergic reaction to Moderna’s vaccine First case of allergic reaction to Moderna’s vaccine

He was taken to the emergency department and examined, treated, monitored, and discharged from the hospital. An emailed statement from the Chief Public Health Office said public health officials have not yet confirmed the number of doses of the vac...

LA probing for link between COVID-19 surge, new UK strain

According to a study by the Center for Mathematical Modeling of Infectious Diseases at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, it is 56% more contagious than the original strain.

European Union nations kick off mass COVID-19 vaccinations European Union nations kick off mass COVID-19 vaccinations

The campaign was due to kickoff on Sunday, but Germany began vaccinating residents at a nursing home in Halberstadt in the Harz hill range on Saturday. In Prague, Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis received his shot at dawn Sunday and asserted: "There...

Italy kicks off vaccinations against COVID in Rome Italy kicks off vaccinations against COVID in Rome

The first person there to be immunised with the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine was 101-year-old Edith Kwoizalla , the dpa news agency reported. Mr Bhaskar said an AEFI (Adverse Event Following Immunisation) committee formed as per the new guidelines and ...

Oxford vaccine likely to be the first to be approved in India Oxford vaccine likely to be the first to be approved in India

Currently, three COVID-19 vaccines candidates of Bharat Biotech , Serum Institute of India and Pfizer are under active consideration of India's drug regulator and there is hope that early licensure is possible for all or any of them, according to ...

COVID-19: Global case tally surpasses 80 Mln

Meanwhile, another antibody is being tested in the hope that it will help people who can not benefit from vaccinations, such as those with weakened immune systems, or those at risk of contracting COVID-19 due to factors such as age or their health.

Covid-19 vaccinations starts in Latin America

But he cautioned: "We all have to continue to be prudent, cautious and responsible". A cargo plane carrying Moderna's vaccine arrived in South Korea on Friday from Memphis, in the first shipment of vaccines to be administered to American troops a...

A.P. records 357 new COVID cases, 4 deaths in a day A.P. records 357 new COVID cases, 4 deaths in a day

Yesterday, 2,449 doses of vaccine were administered, raising the state's total number of first vaccine doses to 10,407. About 3 million Oregonians will need to be vaccinated to achieve herd immunity against COVID-19, which has killed almost 2 million...

600,000 get first vaccine dose in UK 600,000 get first vaccine dose in UK

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Director Robert Redfield said jurisdictions had logged the first million shots with his agency since the biggest immunisation drive in USA history kicked off on December 14. Sharma indicated that the M...

COVID-19 vaccine delivered to all European Union countries COVID-19 vaccine delivered to all European Union countries

Germany's BioNTech said it was preparing to send 12.5 million doses of the COVID-19 vaccine it has developed with USA drugs giant Pfizer to European Union countries by the end of the year. The Swiss started selected vaccinations of especially vulnera...

Hungary starts vaccinating one day early, against European Union plan Hungary starts vaccinating one day early, against European Union plan

BioNTech's vaccine , developed with the U.S. pharmaceutical giant Pfizer , has been authorised for use in more than 45 countries, including Britain and the US. Spain will begin to administer the coronavirus vaccine developed by Pfizer and BioNTec...

Ontario hits record daily high with 2,447 new COVID-19 cases Ontario hits record daily high with 2,447 new COVID-19 cases

Barbara Yaffe said in a statment. A variant of COVID-19 that has ravaged the U.K.is now in Canada , health officials said Saturday as they announced an Ontario couple had been diagnosed with the contagious new strain. There are 1,913 newly-resolve...

Nobel Prize for Medicine awarded for Hepatitis C discovery Nobel Prize for Medicine awarded for Hepatitis C discovery

The discoveries of these three Nobel laureates "saved millions of lives worldwide", Nobel Committee member Gunilla Karlsson Hedestam tells Gretchen Vogel of Science magazine. Later, Rice developed lab tools and methods that confirmed the hepatitis ...

First Covid-19 vaccine doses arrive in France First Covid-19 vaccine doses arrive in France

The first shipments of the vaccine arrived at hospitals across the European Union in super-cold containers late Friday and early Saturday after being sent from a manufacturing centre in Belgium before Christmas. But will everyone be able to get t...

Allergic reactions to Pfizer’s coronavirus vaccine more frequent than expected Allergic reactions to Pfizer’s coronavirus vaccine more frequent than expected

Minister for Health Stephen Donnelly said: "After a hard and different Christmas for many people, it is wonderful to see the first deliveries of Covid-19 vaccines to Ireland today". " Vaccination is a gateway of opportunity for Irish people to prote...

Brexit: EU and United Kingdom publish trade agreement Brexit: EU and United Kingdom publish trade agreement

The UK said the agreement allows for the recognition of "trusted trader" schemes that could cut bureaucracy on both sides, but it is yet to be seen how widely this can be applied. The post-Brexit deal will preserve Britain's zero-tariff and zero-quot...

Donnelly clears Covid vaccine for distribution next week Donnelly clears Covid vaccine for distribution next week

More deliveries will follow the day after tomorrow. Health Canada says the vaccine has been shown to be 94 per cent effective in clinical trials; no important safety issues or life-threatening side effects have been observed in the clinical trials, w...

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