Medical

by | February 18, 2020 | 00:31

Meanwhile the first group of USA citizens onboard the coronavirus-stricken Diamond Princess cruise ship have been allowed to leave. - Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) has been proven effective in curing COVID-19 patients, a Chinese health official said Monday.

by | February 16, 2020 | 02:21

A special CDC team will assess the health of the USA passengers of the ship, and those with a fever, cough and other similar symptoms will not be allowed to return home on board of the two flights. The cruise ship is the site of the maximum number of coronavirus infections infections outside China, the epicentre of the outbreak. Deaths also have been reported in Japan, the Philippines and Hong Kong .

by | February 16, 2020 | 00:40

The virus, now called COVID-19, has infected more than 67,000 people globally and killed at least 1,527, the vast majority in China. In mainland China, the virus has already resulted in 1,523 deaths, with 66,492 people having been infected.

by | February 14, 2020 | 01:38

From: Cayce Department of Public Safety Police in Cayce, South Carolina are actively searching for missing 6-year old girl Faye Marie Swetlik . He said no arrests have been made in the girl's death. Snellgrove said police are treating the case as a homicide. A deceased male was found during the search, the police chief said, and that the investigation is only beginning.

by | February 13, 2020 | 01:37

In a statement, the Italian company GKSD confirmed that its Middle East and Africa-focused firm GK Investment Holding Group (GKI) is acting as its adviser on the buyout and made the approach on its behalf and that GKSD is in the preliminary stages of considering an offer for NMC.

by | February 13, 2020 | 00:44

The virus outbreak has become the latest political challenge for the party and its leader, Xi Jinping, who despite accruing more political power than any Chinese leader since Mao Zedong, has struggled to handle crises on multiple fronts. Photo: U.S. Mission Geneva/Eric Bridiers. The coronavirus is a new strain which was identified in early January. "A virus can have more powerful consequences than any terrorist action".

by | February 11, 2020 | 00:47

The campaign said it now has 35 staffers in the state, with plans to scale up to 90 people by the end of February. "More than any other candidate , we have the momentum". But as he becomes a more immediate threat, he is likely to face new criticism of his extreme wealth and long record in public life. Recent changes to the Democratic Party's qualification rules for the February 19 debate have opened the door for Bloomberg to qualify.

by | February 09, 2020 | 06:17

Worries have been heightened by the Lunar New Year holiday rush, when millions of Chinese travel at home and overseas. The new cases, the first inside China outside the central city of Wuhan where the virus was first reported, come as the country gears up for the Lunar New Year holidays later this week, when hundreds of millions of Chinese travel domestically and overseas.

by | February 09, 2020 | 03:05

The medicine has earlier tested on infected mice and monkeys that suggested Remdesivir can fight coronaviruses. Scientists there have found Gilead's remdesivir, and chloroquine, an 80-year-old malaria drug, "highly effective" in laboratory studies at thwarting the novel coronavirus, they said Tuesday in a paper in the journal Cell Research.

by | February 09, 2020 | 03:28

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs is urging people who are travelling from, or transiting through, China to check border restrictions being implemented by other countries they might be travelling to. Countries continued to evacuate their citizens from Wuhan. The city suspects a patient who turned up at Bellevue Hospital late Friday feeling unwell has the infection.

by | February 09, 2020 | 02:33

According to a press release from the DHS, they recently travelled to Beijing, China, where they were exposed to confirmed cases of the virus. "We are responding aggressively to the situation and monitoring all developments", said Wisconsin State Health Officer Jeanne Ayers.

by | February 07, 2020 | 03:18

The virus is also stirring animosity in the decades-old dispute between Taiwan and Beijing, with the island complaining that China is providing the World Health Organization with wrong information about Taiwan's cases. The Chinese government plans to start returning things to normal as early as next week, but it remains unclear whether the outbreak could be contained once the movement of people increases.

by | February 07, 2020 | 02:36

Pelosi, after her blatant act of defiance against the impeached president, told reporters outside the Capitol Building that Trump's speech was "a manifesto of mistruths", according to CNN . took to Twitter Wednesday to insist that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi was filled with "hate" when she tore up his father's State of the Union speech, but Republicans got revenge when they " shredded her impeachment" in the Senate.

by | February 06, 2020 | 02:42

The Medal of Freedom is the nation's highest civilian honor. " Trump presented the medal to Limbaugh, 69, "... in recognition for all that you have done for our nation ... Rubin was responding to actor Rob Reiner, who tweeted: "I loathe this f--g man". Limbaugh is known for his impact on conservative radio and is a staunch supporter of President Trump, who also praised him on Twitter following the announcement of his diagnosis.

by | February 05, 2020 | 00:58

Know your family history and health numbers like blood pressure, cholesterol and BMI to understand your risk. WomenHeart is recognizing Heart Month online , at in-person events around the country, and by talking to legislators about the need to address heart disease in women.

by | February 04, 2020 | 00:50

Perhaps coincidentally, on Wednesday, a StayCity hotel in York was placed on lockdown after a Chinese citizen staying there became ill and taken to hospital. Whitty also said they were extending their advice so that anyone who had returned from China should "self-isolate" if they developed symptoms of any kind.

by | February 04, 2020 | 01:40

Currently, there are six cases of the novel coronavirus in California, one in Arizona, one in Washington state, one in MA and two in IL. The country has a total of 12 confirmed cases of the infection. "The virus also uses the same receptor, the door used to get into human cells, which explains transmission and why it causes pneumonia", he said in a statement .

by | February 04, 2020 | 00:39

His assertion, made on Twitter, came with Washington also awaiting the results of Monday's all-important Iowa caucuses. "( Trump ) is eager to go before the American people in this upcoming election". That is the crux of the case against Mr. Trump. Later Monday, members of the Senate will be able to make their own views heard as they give speeches ahead of a planned final vote on Wednesday.

by | February 03, 2020 | 02:31

Only one resident per household is allowed to go out every two days to buy necessities and 46 highway toll stations have been closed, authorities announced. Zhejiang province has the highest number of confirmed cases outside central Hubei province at 661 confirmed infections, with 265 of those in Wenzhou.

by | February 03, 2020 | 01:56

Yovanovitch was ousted after Trump and Giuliani, completed a smear campaign against her based on false allegations that she had been anti-Trump. The proof prompted Yovanovitch's attorney to call for an investigation. Lamar Alexander stating that he would vote against calling witnesses, in part because the case was already proven. Her ouster has become a key topic in the president's impeachment and Senate trial.

by | February 02, 2020 | 00:41

It can occur in adults and can be more serious, which can lead to more deaths. Preiser said there was no need for South Africans to panic. "Above all, I feel guilty and remorseful and I reproach myself", Feng Guoqiang, the Communist Party secretary of Wuhan, said in an interview on China's main television network, CCTV.

by | February 02, 2020 | 01:18

China's government criticised the measure, which it said contradicted the World Health Organization's appeal to avoid travel bans, and slammed "unfriendly comments" made by the U.S. SARS , which is caused by a pathogen similar to the new coronavirus and also originated in China , killed 774 people worldwide, majority in China or Hong Kong .

by | February 01, 2020 | 01:55

Beijing has slammed the U.S. for issuing a warning against traveling to virus-stricken China , calling the decision "truly mean". "This virus has spread at unprecedented scale and speed, with cases passing between people in multiple countries across the world", said Dr.

by | February 01, 2020 | 01:54

Social networks Facebook and Instagram will remove fake information about the Chinese coronavirus , for example, conspiracy theories regarding the spread of the virus . Google announced a similar move Thursday, saying it was working in partnership with the World Health Organization to make resources about coronavirus more "easily accessible".

by | January 31, 2020 | 01:58

Other airlines , such as US-owned United Airlines , said it would reduce flights to China following "a significant decline in demand for travel". British Airways and Asian budget carriers Lion Air and Seoul Air are suspending flights to China as fears spread about the outbreak of a new virus that has killed more than 130 people.

by | January 31, 2020 | 01:45

But as this coronavirus outbreak dominates the news, experts are pointing out that there's already a virus circulating in the US that has been far more deadly: the seasonal flu. And I want to commend them for that. The novel coronavirus (nCoV) is a new strain that has not previously been identified in humans. And obviously, as more information becomes available, we would have to change our operations if indeed that was a significant issue.

by | January 30, 2020 | 01:15

The flight is carrying Americans who are being evacuated from Wuhan, China , over the deadly coronavirus . The first group of Japanese evacuees from a virus-hit Chinese city arrived in Tokyo on Wednesday, wearing masks but showing a sense of relief.

by | January 30, 2020 | 02:05

More information about Bell Let's Talk Day can be found online here . "I am so excited to be celebrating the 10 anniversary of Bell Let's Talk Day with Canadians in every corner of the country and people all around the world", said Mary Deacon, Chair of Bell Let's Talk .

by | January 29, 2020 | 02:01

The previously unknown virus has caused global concern because of its similarity to the Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) pathogen, which killed hundreds across mainland China and Hong Kong in 2002-2003. But, the minister said, there were limitations because Canberra doesn't have a consular presence on the ground. "We don't have a definitive number on the number of Australians in Wuhan or in Hubei province because it will include a significant number of dual nationals, some of whom ...

by | January 27, 2020 | 01:06

Anyone who traveled to Wuhan and who develop a fever or respiratory symptoms, including cough and difficulty breathing within 14 days of leaving Wuhan should contact their doctor right away and should call ahead before going to the clinic, urgent care or emergency room so appropriate steps can be taken to avoid exposing others.

by | January 26, 2020 | 02:04

Top public health officials in Ontario say they will make an announcement later this evening. Good sites for solid information include the websites of the Public Health Agency of Canada, Public Health Ontario, and Toronto Public Health, she said.

by | January 26, 2020 | 02:35

Shayla Clark and Christopher Deppman, two neuroscientists from the University of Virginia, penned an editorial in the journal Nature , accompanying the publication of the new study . The stem cells all convert into pigment-producing cells, prematurely depleting the reservoir. "In a short time, there are none left". "After just a few days, all pigment-regenerating stem cells were lost".

by | January 25, 2020 | 01:58

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.), a juror in President Trump's impeachment trial , is offering free legal advice to his counsel, if they want to accept it. "I think it sent a little more people to their corners", Chrenien said. Polls show that he is now in second place in a tight race in Iowa , has a slim lead in New Hampshire, and is running a strong second to Biden nationally.

by | January 25, 2020 | 01:56

They focused on women born between 1994 and 2005 who had received the vaccine at age nine or later. To mark the start of Cervical Cancer Prevention Week this week, consultant gynaecological oncologist Richard Peevor is urging women to make sure they are up to date with their smear tests.

by | January 20, 2020 | 02:06

In two games Henry has 372 yards combined rushing yards and also hold the record for most rushing yards in his four playoff games. In fact, Henry has rushed for at least 100 yards in seven of his past eight games, dating back to the regular season.