Medical

by | March 10, 2020 | 00:31

These include the entire Lombardy region as well as Venice and its surrounding areas, and the cities of Parma and Rimini - affecting a quarter of Italy's population of 60 million. In the United States, where more than 500 infections have been reported, the Grand Princess cruise ship, which has at least 21 confirmed virus cases, was expected to dock in Oakland, California, amid elaborate protective procedures.

by | March 10, 2020 | 00:47

An 18-year-old woman on Friday became the state's 28th case after she had been in close contact with a previously known case in western Sydney . And the NSW education department is preparing for the likelihood of more schools shutting down by ensuring students will be able to access classes online, The Daily Telegraph reported.

by | March 09, 2020 | 01:26

What is the coronavirus and what are its symptoms? The immune system response can also trigger fever and cause muscle or body aches. What is the novel coronavirus? . Being monitored does not indicate these people are ill or may become ill; it simply means they had a risk factor for potential exposure through travel or exposure to others who have recently traveled.

by | March 09, 2020 | 02:04

The warning says that travel restrictions imposed to control the spread of the new coronavirus are making it increasingly hard to leave Iran. "So I would just say about that, watch this space". At some point in the future, transmission clusters could start to appear here in B.C., and that's not the time to be heading out to the store to pick up supplies, she said - nor is now the time to stockpile a doomsday quantity of food.

by | March 09, 2020 | 01:54

Exit polls from both North Carolina and Virginia showed Biden winning 63 percent of black voters. Biden has been allocated 16 of a possible 99 delegates. All three will pick up delegates because they won 15% of the vote. On Tuesday, he called the results a "complete destruction" of Bloomberg's reputation - and on Wednesday, after Bloomberg dropped out, Trump gloated that "sometimes you just don't have what it takes".

by | March 08, 2020 | 01:22

One case, a male, in the east of Ireland, is associated with travel from northern Italy. On Thursday evening a patient, reported to be a woman in her 70s, was the first person in the United Kingdom to die after being diagnosed with COVID-19 while at the Royal Berkshire Hospital in Reading.

by | March 07, 2020 | 01:42

Professor Whitty said of those confirmed to have the virus in the United Kingdom, 18 had recovered and around 45 had been self-isolating at home. Some 116 people have tested positive, including 105 in England, two in Wales, six in Scotland and three in Northern Ireland.

by | March 07, 2020 | 00:53

As it stands at the time of writing, there are 13 confirmed cases of Covid-19 in the Republic of Ireland. Galway University Hospital, Merlin Park Hospital and Portiuncula Hospital have enacted strict visitor restrictions as part of infection control measures.

by | March 07, 2020 | 00:30

The US death toll from the novel coronavirus rose to nine on Tuesday, all in the state of Washington and many of them residents of the same nursing home, officials said. A National Guard helicopter lowered test kits onto the 951-foot (290-meter) Grand Princess by rope as the vessel lay at anchor off Northern California, and authorities said the results would be available on Friday.

by | March 06, 2020 | 01:37

The Los Angeles County Public Health Department said it is boosting the number of coronavirus tests and said additional resources will arrive shortly. County were confirmed Tuesday night after testing on 12 cases. On Tuesday, Kaiser Permanente confirmed the second case in a patient who is now in self-isolation and receiving outpatient treatment.

by | March 05, 2020 | 00:38

People started stockpiling items from stores as the number of cases across the US soared to 89. The conflict-wracked region is feared to be particularly vulnerable because of its poor health infrastructure and crowded cities with inadequate sanitation.

by | March 05, 2020 | 01:17

Of the two confirmed cases of the virus in Florida, one case is located in Manatee County and the other case is in Hillsborough County. She is a California resident but is being isolated in Florida. And while state officials say the overall immediate threat is low, the state remains under a public health emergency, issued by Governor Ron DeSantis .

by | March 03, 2020 | 01:28

In an update, World Health Organization has raised its risk assessment of the deadly disease from "high" to "very high". In the USA, the CDC has reported 15 confirmed cases through public health laboratories, plus 47 in repatriated citizens; the total number of people tested is low, at fewer than 500.

by | March 03, 2020 | 01:28

Palazzo, a doctor at Evergreen Health in Kirkland, at a press conference Monday morning. In all, Washington State has 13 confirmed COVID-19 cases and two deaths, revealed PHSKC. "This is precisely why we are being so aggressive in identifying contacts, ensuring monitoring, and testing people who are symptomatic". Officials there said they expected that number to rise.

by | March 02, 2020 | 02:01

It comes as the government defends its decision to ban foreign visitors entering Australia from Iran to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, rather than South Korea which has a much higher level of cases. He had been on board the Diamond Princess with his partner. The agency said in a statement the man has had "relatively mild symptoms but has been admitted to Westmead Hospital".

by | March 02, 2020 | 00:38

COVID-19, which at one time started spreading rapidly all over China, showed a declining trend with three new confirmed cases reported outside Hubei on Saturday. WHO or World Health Organisation has considered the coronavirus outbreak as an epidemic and not pandemic. Australia has confirmed 25 coronavirus cases, nine of which are passengers from the Diamond Princess cruise ship repatriated from Japan .

by | March 01, 2020 | 02:00

The student did not have a history of traveling to any affected countries. Trump this week said the coronavirus risk to Americans remained "very low", but he has been increasingly alarmed by the reaction of the US stock market, which he considers a barometer of the economy's health .

by | March 01, 2020 | 01:33

The nation's Public Health Agency said it was "working quickly" to recognize anybody the patient came into contact with to forestall a further spread. He said the spread of the virus onboard the Diamond Princess cruise ship and across Northern Italy showed that efforts to contain the spread had failed.

by | March 01, 2020 | 00:50

He was cared for at Sunnybrook hospital, then released home the same day, where he remains in isolation. Throughout his travels, the man wore a mask and Toronto Public Health is tracing his contacts and managing his case. The number of confirmed cases in Ontario is now at 11. "We continue to carefully monitor this situation and encourage residents to stay informed by regularly reviewing credible information sources", the statement concludes .

by | February 28, 2020 | 00:37

In Iran , which has reported 15 deaths out of almost 100 infections, even the country's deputy health minister Iraj Harirchi said he had contracted the virus . The case is 15th in the U.S. and was picked up by doctors. "It can be contained, but if we don't do the right thing it can get out of control", Tedros said.

by | February 27, 2020 | 00:45

She's finally able to live her truth out in the open now, and Dwyane and Gabrielle are so proud of her . Many people pointed out that neither Wade nor Union said that Zaya would undergo gender affirmation surgery, a medical procedure that some transgender and gender non-conforming people undergo.

by | February 23, 2020 | 01:01

More than 500 cases of the new coronavirus have been detected in prisons across China, officials said on Friday, fuelling concerns about new clusters of the epidemic. There have also been more cases confirmed among Australians evacuated from a cruise ship in Japan. Tedros singled out Iran's discovery of 18 cases and four deaths in two days - and that a traveler from Iran carried the virus to Lebanon, and another traveler from Iran to Canada.

by | February 22, 2020 | 02:01

This season began with a surge of influenza B, a strain that has hit children the hardest. Health officials grew anxious when it became clear that the vaccine didn't match the Type B flu strain that ended up causing most early season illnesses.

by | February 21, 2020 | 00:43

No U.S. Army Japan personnel have tested positive or shown symptoms of the coronavirus to date, the post said. As passengers were in the beginning the stages of disembarking from the ship on Wednesday, Japanese outlet NHK confirmed that a man and a woman in their 80's had succumbed to the virus on Thursday.

by | February 20, 2020 | 01:49

Amy Klobuchar got 5 percent support. Elizabeth Warren is struggling to regain energy around her campaign. Bloomberg is expected to endure heavy attacks from his opponents - and his performance may be a crucial test of his candidacy, political experts say, and for the party's 2020 nominating fight.

by | February 19, 2020 | 00:52

Taiwan on Sunday confirmed its first coronavirus death - marking the fifth fatality outside of mainland China. The new case is a 60-year old Chinese woman whose family members earlier contracted the virus, Sukhum Kanchanapimai, the health ministry's permanent secretary said in a news conference.

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.