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In Whiplash-Inducing Reversal, Abbott Requires Masks In COVID-Ravaged Texas In Whiplash-Inducing Reversal, Abbott Requires Masks In COVID-Ravaged Texas
- July 03, 2020

Those who violate the face mask ordinance will be issued a first time warning. The order goes into effect at 12:01 p.m. on Friday, and violators could face up to $250 in fines. The order from Abbott, a Republican, came after top Republicans, including Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) urged Americans to wear masks to protect themselves and others from the virus. (more...)
Man Dies From COVID-19 One Day After Regretting Man Dies From COVID-19 One Day After Regretting "Stupidity" For Partying
- July 03, 2020

So the 51-year-old truck driver from Southern California attended a barbecue with friends as the state began to reopen in June, according to KNBC. "He said, 'Maybe everyone should get tested, '" Lopez said. Naturally, Lopez said, Macias was upset. "And to be able to say goodbye", Danielle Lopez told the outlet. (more...)
Pfizer posts positive vaccine results and capacity for 1.2bn doses Pfizer posts positive vaccine results and capacity for 1.2bn doses
- July 03, 2020

On Wednesday, Pfizer Inc's shares gained as much as 5.6 percent in NY, while BioNtech shares jumped by as much as 19 percent in Germany. On Wednesday night, Pfizer stock also gained 4.4% to $34.13. It was first detected in China late a year ago. More than 12 states have so far paused or rolled back reopening plans to control spikes in new cases. (more...)
Positive test rate triples in Gaston. 269 new Meck cases Positive test rate triples in Gaston. 269 new Meck cases
- July 03, 2020

As of July 1, there are 492 confirmed COVID-19 cases in the county, per the health department website. In the last week of June, the county has averaged 17.42 cases per day, almost double the threshold. "Continue to use face coverings and practice social distancing if you are in public", Lake Health District. Of those cases, there have been 23,781 recoveries and 717 deaths. (more...)
Will the Pfizer vaccine solve the coronavirus crisis? Will the Pfizer vaccine solve the coronavirus crisis?
- July 03, 2020

This early-stage study of BNT162b1 included 45 healthy adults between the ages of 18 and 55, with participants split into three dose groups. Preliminary data for BNT162b1 was evaluated for 24 participants who received two injections, 21 days apart, of 10 µg or 30 µg; 12 participants who received a single injection of 100 µg on day 1; and nine participants who received two placebo control doses. (more...)
Health officials give next health update at 3 p.m. PT Health officials give next health update at 3 p.m. PT
- July 03, 2020

A total of 2,603 cases are now considered fully recovered in the province. There have been 989 test-confirmed cases in Vancouver Coastal Health, 1,553 in Fraser Health, 132 on Vancouver Island and 201 in the Interior Health region. It requires ongoing monitoring, modifying our activities as needed and actively managing any new cases that emerge. Henry dedicated a significant portion of her remarks Thursday to what she called "travel manners": the rules British Columbians and people ... (more...)
Newsom Shuts Down Los Angeles Dining Rooms Newsom Shuts Down Los Angeles Dining Rooms
- July 03, 2020

But more concerning to officials is the steady growth in COVID-19 hospitalizations - a 43% increase in the past two weeks. The state recorded almost 6,000 new coronavirus cases on Tuesday, the governor said. "The evidence is simply overwhelming: Masks keep Californians healthy", Newsom said. Governor Newsom stated that the objective of the order was to mitigate the spread of the virus by moving concentrated activities outdoors. (more...)
Matt Hancock: ‘My heart goes out to the people of Leicester’ Matt Hancock: ‘My heart goes out to the people of Leicester’
- July 03, 2020

Prime Minister Boris Johnson's spokesman said the UK Health Secretary Matt Hancock would be meeting leaders from Leicester in central England on Monday afternoon to " discuss the situation ". The Leicester South MP said the guidance on essential travel was unclear and there had been "no clarity" on whether businesses in the city would receive financial help. (more...)
Oxford made vaccine said to be safe for people with fragile immunity Oxford made vaccine said to be safe for people with fragile immunity
- July 02, 2020

And in South Africa, we are aiming for 2,000 people. "We have removed some of the adenovirus genes, so that when we use it as a vaccine, the adenovirus can't spread through the body. "By the end of this summer, we should have proof that the vaccine works", she added. It means that due to the current low transmission rates in the United Kingdom, teams from Oxford University are carrying out trials in other countries, such as Brazil and South Africa, where transmission rates are high. (more...)
Newsom Clamps Down on Bars and Restaurants, But Not in Santa Cruz Newsom Clamps Down on Bars and Restaurants, But Not in Santa Cruz
- July 02, 2020

All counties under the new restrictions had been on the state list for at least three days. Los Angeles County is bracing for a make or break weekend in fighting the coronavirus outbreak with local officials backing state measures to temporarily roll back reopening of some businesses in advance of the July 4 holiday. (more...)
Face coverings to be mandatory in shops Face coverings to be mandatory in shops
- July 02, 2020

In the briefing today in Edinburgh, Nicola Sturgeon said: "This is a really important way for all of us to protect each other and to display that sense of solidarity that has served the country so well over these last few months". Children under five will be exempt from this rule, she added, along with those with certain medical conditions. Face coverings are already mandatory on public transport. (more...)
Lululemon to buy at-home fitness system Mirror for $500 million Lululemon to buy at-home fitness system Mirror for $500 million
- July 02, 2020

Susquehanna Financial Group analyst Sam Poser, who maintained his price target of $360, wrote that the synergies between both brands will become evident over the next one to two years, particularly in coronavirus times. The transaction also builds on a partnership between the two companies, which began in mid-2019 with an initial investment in Mirror by lululemon, and which also includes a content partnership that brought exercise and meditation classes to the Mirror platform by lululemon's ... (more...)
USA reports over 50,000 COVID-19 cases in highest single-day spike USA reports over 50,000 COVID-19 cases in highest single-day spike
- July 02, 2020

Mr Newsom said California had almost 5,900 new cases and 110 more deaths in just 24 hours. On June 25, the country had set a daily record of 39,972 confirmed COVID-19 cases. Worldwide, the number of infections is put at more than 10.6 million, with over a half-million deaths. The true toll of the pandemic is believed to be significantly higher, in part because of limited testing and mild cases that have been missed. (more...)
Pennsylvania Mandates Face Masks Pennsylvania Mandates Face Masks
- July 02, 2020

Levine that takes the mask-wearing directive one step further. "This mask-wearing order is essential to stopping the recent increase in COVID-19 cases we have seen in Pennsylvania", Wolf said in a statement. The order, signed by Health Secretary Rachel Levine, states that masks must be worn by those who are outside and unable to maintain six feet of space from others. (more...)
Children with coronavirus may have neurological symptoms Children with coronavirus may have neurological symptoms
- July 02, 2020

A new study indicates that experts should consider Covid-19 when children present with these signs. The researchers found tha, t in most cases, children are better able to fight the disease than adults . A more detailed exploration of the causes could possibly also help in the development of a vaccine against the novel Coronavirus , and in the treatment of inflammation reactions in adults Covid-19 patients, the infections Loge Levin in his commentary to the U.S. (more...)
Aamir Khan's house staff tests positive for Covid-19 Aamir Khan's house staff tests positive for Covid-19
- July 02, 2020

He also described he was using his mom for tests considering that she "is the previous person in the loop". He tweeted that this is to inform everyone that some of his staff have tested positive for the virus and that they were placed in quarantine on an immediate basis and that the BMC officials were very prompt and efficient in taking them to a medical facility. (more...)
Scientists warn new swine flu found in China has pandemic potential Scientists warn new swine flu found in China has pandemic potential
- July 02, 2020

The new influenza virus is said to have genetically descended from A/H1N1, which caused the 2009 swine flu pandemic . Among these was the new G4 virus, which the scientists said have been the dominant strain among pigs since 2016. Such adaptations could lead to the ability for human-to-human transfer of the virus either through direct contact or airborne transmission. "T$3 he bottom line is that our understanding of what is a potential pandemic influenza strain is limited", she ... (more...)
Passenger on Bris flight tests positive to COVID-19 after Melb visit Passenger on Bris flight tests positive to COVID-19 after Melb visit
- July 02, 2020

A Darwin man in his 30s has tested positive for coronavirus (COVID-19) after returning from Melbourne. "They started to feel unwell and were tested and those results came through last night", Ms Fyles said. "This is important message that we do have another case that's in the Territory and a reminder to all Territorians that this has not gone away", he said. (more...)
California Coronavirus Cases See Big Spike, Newsom Imposes New COVID-19 Lockdown California Coronavirus Cases See Big Spike, Newsom Imposes New COVID-19 Lockdown
- July 02, 2020

All brewpubs, breweries, bars and pubs in these counties must also close immediately, both indoor and outdoor operations. The state recorded almost 6,000 new coronavirus cases on Tuesday, the governor said. Newsom planned Wednesday to announce he will "tighten things up" only weeks after loosening his March 19 stay-at-home order and reopening most businesses. (more...)
Which masks work best? Experts now know Which masks work best? Experts now know
- July 02, 2020

They said their experiment could help health care professionals, medical researchers and manufacturers assess the effectiveness of face masks . They simulated a cough using a mannequin head connected to a fog machine, which would create the vapor made from glycerin and water as well as visualize the vapor droplets with a "laser sheet" done by passing a green laser pointer through a cylindrical rod. (more...)

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