Health


Northeastern University dismisses 11 first-year students following gathering at Westin Hotel Northeastern University dismisses 11 first-year students following gathering at Westin Hotel
- September 09, 2020

The 11 students and their parents were notified Friday that they must vacate the campus within 24 hours. However, before departure, they were required to undergo COVID-19 testing at the school "with the understanding that anyone who tests positive will be moved into wellness housing at the university until they have recovered, in order to prevent the spread of the coronavirus ". (more...)
Social gatherings above six banned in England Social gatherings above six banned in England
- September 09, 2020

The government now says people must not socialize outside in a group of more than six people from different households, but the law actually puts that limit at 30 in private spaces. A total of 2,988 new infections were reported on Sunday, the largest daily increase since May, government data showed. The move comes amid mounting concern in the government that Covid-19 cases are rising rapidly again, after restrictions were eased and the public was encouraged to return to work and socialize. (more...)
COVID-19 Can Cause Temporary Heart and Lung Damage COVID-19 Can Cause Temporary Heart and Lung Damage
- September 09, 2020

The patients were evaluated six weeks after being discharged from the hospital and then just recently evaluated again at 12 weeks, Sahanic said during a news conference on Friday. 28% of patients showed forced vital capacity as less than 80% of normal at 6 weeks, improving to 19% at 12 weeks. We will have to open a post COVID ward if the number goes up, ' Jain said. (more...)
Nightclubs ordered closed in B.C. over COVID-19 case spike Nightclubs ordered closed in B.C. over COVID-19 case spike
- September 09, 2020

She said background music, televisions and other noise must be no louder than normal conversation levels. "The location may be different, but the risks in these uncontrolled environments are similar - being indoors, in close face-to-face contact with a number of people for an extended period of time, and in many cases, with alcohol", said Henry. (more...)
Thurston County reports 4 more cases of COVID-19 Tuesday Thurston County reports 4 more cases of COVID-19 Tuesday
- September 09, 2020

The coronavirus-related death total in Oklahoma is now 854. The new cases on Tuesday were a man and a woman in their 40s, a man in his 50s, and a man in his 70s. Of today's cases, 56 are in Dublin, 11 in Leitrim, six in Galway, and 29 cases are located in Carlow, Cavan, Cork, Kerry, Limerick, Longford, Louth, Mayo, Meath, Monaghan, Offaly, Tipperary, Westmeath and Wexford. (more...)
China shows off Covid-19 vaccines for first time China shows off Covid-19 vaccines for first time
- September 09, 2020

With the upcoming USA presidential elections heating up the vaccine race, nine biopharma leaders on Tuesday signed a historic pledge to continue to make the safety and well-being of vaccinated individuals the top priority in the development of Covid-19 vaccines. (more...)
Two symptoms indicating COVID-19 rather than the flu Two symptoms indicating COVID-19 rather than the flu
- September 09, 2020

Song, director of Infection Control and Epidemiology at Children's National since 2007 and a professor of pediatrics at the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences. If you do it too early or too late the effectiveness of the flu shot is not as good. In the middle of a pandemic, there's even less of a reason, so it's encouraging to see states act to ensure that more people get a safe and effective vaccine. (more...)
Coronavirus patients suffer long-term lung, heart damage Coronavirus patients suffer long-term lung, heart damage
- September 09, 2020

Harm from inflammation and liquid in the lungs brought about by the coronavirus, which appears on CT scans as white patches known as "ground glass", likewise improved. After the crime, the driver dropped the patient off at the COVID-19 care centre. A walking test evaluated their weekly progress. They spent an average of three weeks in intensive care and two weeks in a pulmonary ward before being transferred to a clinic for about three weeks of pulmonary rehabilitation. (more...)
COVID-19 cases continue to climb as students head back to class
- September 08, 2020

In a tweet, Minister of Health Christine Elliott noted that 28 public health units are reporting five or fewer cases with 18 reporting no new cases. Etches said. Premier Doug Ford says he's concerned with the uptick being seen in Toronto, Brampton, and Ottawa as well as other areas in the province. "But if it just keeps creeping and creeping and people are ignoring the guidelines and the protocols - come on guys, we have gone through everything together as a team and you can't let your guard ... (more...)
Ottawa COVID-19 cases increase by 21 Ottawa COVID-19 cases increase by 21
- September 08, 2020

As cases of COVID-19 spike across the province, Premier Doug Ford has a message for residents, particularly those in regions with higher rates of infection: stop sharing drinks and joints. More than 28,500 test samples for the novel coronavirus were processed by the province's labs Thursday, while another 25,945 were added to the queue to be completed. (more...)
Clinical trial of Covid-19, influenza kit approved in South Korea Clinical trial of Covid-19, influenza kit approved in South Korea
- September 08, 2020

It offers protection against four different strains of the virus: two influenza A viruses and two influenza B viruses. Dr. Monika Naus, medical director of the communicable diseases and immunization service at the BC Centre for Disease Control, said the province has ordered two million doses of several types of flu vaccine, up from 1.5 million doses last season. (more...)
COVID-19 updates: Dallas County reports 247 additional cases Sunday COVID-19 updates: Dallas County reports 247 additional cases Sunday
- September 08, 2020

There were 16,494 test results reported to the department through September 6. The Department of Health is no longer reporting death numbers on weekends. The state dashboard shows that there are 495 people now hospitalized with 57 on ventilators. All four cases have been in self-isolation since arriving in the province and underwent routine testing as part of the standard public health protocols in place for individuals who arrive in the province from outside the Atlantic travel bubble, ... (more...)
Global cases pass 27 million Global cases pass 27 million
- September 07, 2020

However, with India's economy imploding following months of travel restrictions, authorities pressed on with risky reignition plans. Metro Rail services were resumed on Monday in several cities, including Delhi, Chennai, Bengaluru, in a graded manner after over five months of suspension. (more...)
Congress leader Kavitha Reddy apologises for attacking actress Samyuktha Hegde Congress leader Kavitha Reddy apologises for attacking actress Samyuktha Hegde
- September 07, 2020

I unconditionally apologies to Samyuktha Hegde , her friends, and everyone else for everything that happened at the Park. ' "Are you cabaret dancers?" Captioning "this is wrong" she said, "Guys please help us. However, one of the police officers asked Samyuktha and her friends to leave as a crowd was gathering. An FIR was registered against Reddy at the HSR Layout police station on Saturday. (more...)
Global Covid-19 cases surpass 27mn: Johns Hopkins Global Covid-19 cases surpass 27mn: Johns Hopkins
- September 07, 2020

The global deaths from the coronavirus reached 880,779, with a total of more than 26,951,838 cases worldwide as of 2:28 p.m. (1828 GMT), the CSSE data showed. Ireland could suffer another 1,200 Covid-19 deaths by the end of the year if use of face masks remains at current levels, according to a forecast by U.S. (more...)
Kerala: Ambulance driver rapes 19-year-old COVID-19 patient, arrested
- September 07, 2020

The ambulance driver diverted the vehicle towards an empty ground and raped the young woman, the complaint stated", the police said. "He dropped the elderly woman the CFLTC at Kozhancheri near Aranmula", Simon said adding that it was after this, Noufal parked the ambulance in a secluded location not far away from Aranmula and raped her. (more...)
COVID-19 Cases Rise By 35 In Maine, No New Deaths COVID-19 Cases Rise By 35 In Maine, No New Deaths
- September 07, 2020

The York county jail is also seeing a major rise in cases, and dozens have already been linked to the wedding reception. Of these, 46 are inmates, 19 work in the prison and seven are members of these prison staff's family. "This is what Covid-19 looks like". Last month, we reported that over 50 people were infected with COVID-19 after attending an indoor ME wedding and reception. (more...)
COVID vaccine deal shot in the arm for CSL
- September 07, 2020

While there are no guarantees, Morrison said Australians will gain free access to either vaccine. The SEC, while recommending approval, laid down the conditions that the trial sites should be different from the sites where the present clinical trials are going on for the vaccine through the intramuscular route and that the subject should be followed up for six months for clinical and antibody assessments. (more...)
Other Corticosteroids Help COVID-19, Too Other Corticosteroids Help COVID-19, Too
- September 07, 2020

In one trial whose results were published Wednesday in JAMA , the CoDEX trial in Brazil, intensive care patients with moderate to severe acute respiratory distress syndrome (RDS) receiving dexamethasone went ventilator-free for longer than those who got standard care alone-6.6 days versus 4 days, to be specific. (more...)
People returning from Portugal to Scotland and Wales face 14-day quarantine People returning from Portugal to Scotland and Wales face 14-day quarantine
- September 07, 2020

However, there were rumours the Department for Transport would opt to reinstate it after the country's coronavirus cases rose to more than 20 cases per 100,000 people. "With Scotland's relatively low infection rate, importation of new cases is a significant risk to public health". There were 418 coronavirus cases recorded in Portugal on Thursday. (more...)

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