Monday January 24-th, 2022

Two dead in Texas doctor's office hostage standoff Two dead in Texas doctor's office hostage standoff

The terminally ill doctor suspected of bursting into an Austin, Texas children's medical office Tuesday and killing a physician and himself may have been involved in a domestic dispute with his wife years earlier. Dodson and Dr. Narumanchi". Po...

Million COVID-19 Vaccines Distributed In New York Million COVID-19 Vaccines Distributed In New York

Winter has brought New York's worst stretch of the coronavirus crisis since May, with at least 4,800 dead from COVID-19 in the past 30 days. But some numbers are improving, including plenty of capacity in regional hospitals. He said doling out shots ...

Two masks offer more protection against COVID-19, Fauci says Two masks offer more protection against COVID-19, Fauci says

Health experts say it's important to make the switch to better masks, like multi-layer cloth masks with filters or medical-grade masks. Doubling-up on masks - especially single-layer masks - could likely slow the spread, as well. It also issued a r...

COVID-19 cases in Peel Region continue to fall COVID-19 cases in Peel Region continue to fall

The seven-day rolling average of new cases is 1,467. To date, 9,375,676 tests have been completed. Moreover, case growth in Ontario appears to be trending downward in recent days with 1,958 infections logged on Monday and 2,417 on Sunday.

Explained: Why health experts in the USA are now recommending ‘double masking’

The league's oldest active coach sported two-color surgical masks, a cloth mask and one of the white KN95 masks many experts are now recommending . "And, often, there are unintended consequences-people keep fiddling with the mask and they keep tou...

UK records 100,000 Covid deaths in grim update UK records 100,000 Covid deaths in grim update

The health department says 100,162 people have died after testing positive, including 1,631 new deaths reported Tuesday. In the same week, the number of registered deaths involving COVID-19 increased in eight out of nine English regions compared wi...

Ontario reports 1740 new COVID cases today Ontario reports 1740 new COVID cases today

As of 8 p.m. Monday, Ontario had administered a total of 295,817 vaccine doses. Health Minister Adrian Dix said last week that the report presented an "overwhelmingly favourable" review of the government's response and that the report's recommend...

Joe Biden to call for end of federally run private prisons Joe Biden to call for end of federally run private prisons

The United States was rocked by street protests in 2020 over the killings of Black men and women by police, including George Floyd in Minneapolis in May. The ACLU called Biden's action on private prisons "an important first step", but that he "has ...

New Zealand athletes may decide against going to Tokyo Olympics New Zealand athletes may decide against going to Tokyo Olympics

Bach has encouraged all "participants" to be vaccinated, but says it will not be required. It is understood the British Olympic Association is not involved in any active conversations with the Government in regard to vaccinating athletes, and its c...

USA detects first case of Brazil coronavirus variant USA detects first case of Brazil coronavirus variant

Another variant of the SARS-CoV-2 virus, the coronavirus that causes the respiratory disease COVID-19, has also been reported originating from South Africa , B1.351, but infections from the strain have not been reported in the USA as of Monday.

Health unit reports one COVID-19 death as cases continue to decline Health unit reports one COVID-19 death as cases continue to decline

We will open the online registration and appointment line for the COVID-19 vaccine on Monday at 10:00 a.m. and have a total of 550 appointments available. The other death was a woman in her 90s from the Prairie Mountain Health Region who was part of ...

Johnson & Johnson : Posts 4Q Profit, Growth in Pharma Sales Johnson & Johnson : Posts 4Q Profit, Growth in Pharma Sales

According to the company's top scientist, US regulators could authorize it for emergency use in March. The Pfizer and Moderna use single-stranded RNA molecules, while the J&J vaccine deploys double-stranded DNA that gets converted to RNA inside h...

Britain surpasses 100000 Covid-19 deaths in grim new milestone Britain surpasses 100000 Covid-19 deaths in grim new milestone

Data published on Tuesday by the ONS shows 98,450 deaths involving Covid-19 had occurred in England and Wales by January 15, and been registered by January 23. Leading epidemiologists say acting a week sooner might have cut the death toll in half. ...

Fauci suggest wearing 2 masks is not a bad idea at all Fauci suggest wearing 2 masks is not a bad idea at all

Some people however have cope up with a new way to solve the problem. As per Dr.Fauci it isn't bad at all, especially when you are facing mutated variants of the virus. Another approach to twofold layer could be utilizing a two-layered cloth mask wit...

COVID cases confirmed in Alberta COVID cases confirmed in Alberta

Following the news from Shandro, Hinshaw announced 362 new cases of COVID-19 and 25 additional deaths. "This was the only non-travel variant case identified in the over 1,000 samples screened last week by the lab". Watch the press conference live...

Island care homes complete first COVID-19 vaccinations, province adjusts immunization plan Island care homes complete first COVID-19 vaccinations, province adjusts immunization plan

While the first dose offers some protection, it is the second dose that can prevent more than 9 out of 10 cases of COVID-19, according to clinical trials. We are, she said, on the precipice of watching case numbers speed out of control before vaccine...

Winter Weather Advisory: Several inches of snow to fall late Monday, Tuesday Winter Weather Advisory: Several inches of snow to fall late Monday, Tuesday

Areas north of USA 6 are expected to remain mostly snow, totaling three to five inches. Further south, up to a tenth inch of ice will be possible along with snow. on Tuesday until 10 a.m. Wednesday . The advisory expires at 1 p.m. The mountains ...

Iran: Biden won't have infinite time to rejoin nuclear deal Iran: Biden won't have infinite time to rejoin nuclear deal

He added: "It's up to the United States to decide what course of action to take". Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. Tehran launched human trials of the first of its three domestic vaccine candidates late last...

A New Coronavirus Variant From Brazil, Is Found In Minnesota A New Coronavirus Variant From Brazil, Is Found In Minnesota

The case was identified in a Minnesota resident who had recently traveled to Brazil, the department said. Minnesota has launched a variant surveillance program by which its public health lab and others examine 50 random samples from COVID-19 pati...

Moderna says COVID-19 vaccine works on variants, but studying booster Moderna says COVID-19 vaccine works on variants, but studying booster

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a significant impact on the health and socio-economic development of middle- and low-income countries. The Japanese government has an agreement with Moderna for enough vaccine doses to cover 25 million people.

Canadian study says oral medicine effective in treating Covid-19 Canadian study says oral medicine effective in treating Covid-19

On Saturday, the Montreal Heart Institute (MHI) released the results of the COLCORONA trial conducted on about 4,500 patients worldwide. "This major scientific discovery makes colchicine the world's first oral drug that could be used to treat...

Transgender military ban to be overturned by Biden 'as soon as Monday' Transgender military ban to be overturned by Biden 'as soon as Monday'

If Biden is successful, then Tubman would be the first Black person to be the face on any USA currency. One key Republican, Sen. His Monday order aimed at increasing factory jobs, which have slumped by 540,000 since the pandemic began a year ago....

For now, many mixed signals with the virus in California For now, many mixed signals with the virus in California

Latest ICU capacity in southern California is now at zero percent, but with daily new cases falling sharply, projections show more than 15 percent will be available within four weeks. Each regional order urged Californians to stay home except for ess...

CDC to study whether United Kingdom virus could be more deadly CDC to study whether United Kingdom virus could be more deadly

People walk across Millennium bridge in central London as Britain endures its third national lockdown due to the coronavirus on January 22, 2021. John Brownstein, an epidemiologist, researcher and chief innovation officer at Boston Children's H...

Dr. Anthony Fauci Relishes A 'Hallelujah' Moment : Coronavirus Updates Dr. Anthony Fauci Relishes A 'Hallelujah' Moment : Coronavirus Updates

In a wide-ranging interview with The New York Times , Dr. Anthony Fauci , the longtime director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, revealed that previous year he opened a letter that contained a then-unidentified "puff of...

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