Tag Archives: health care

COVID-19 long-haulers: Montanans battle with long-term coronavirus symptoms | Local News

[ad_1] Two weeks later on July 12, he tested positive for COVID-19. He thinks he may have contracted it from a coworker, and Rogina believes he didn’t spread it to anyone else. He suffered from severe fatigue, a 104-degree fever with hallucinations, and lost about 20 pounds. He remained isolated …

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Coronavirus update: Third straight single-day case record in U.S.; Trump chief of staff Meadows tests positive

[ad_1] The U.S. case tally from the coronavirus illness COVID-19 rose by a record of almost 133,000 on Friday, a third straight record-setting single-day case tally, as hospitals in rural areas of the Midwest and southern states including Texas and Florida continued to feel the strain. Don’t miss:Joe Biden’s pandemic …

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Coronavirus response | Ask the Admin: Cases from congregate living places | Coronavirus

[ad_1] Q: What percentage of our community’s positivity rate (excluding University of Illinois data) and deaths comes from locations with congregate living, like long-term-care facilities, assisted living, jails, etc.? A: Most of the deaths have been in the elderly and many have been associated with congregate living. Most of the …

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Coronavirus response | OSF addresses demand for rapid testing | Coronavirus

[ad_1] CHAMPAIGN — If you’re experiencing symptoms of COVID-19 and want to know in a big hurry if you’re infected, there’s a new option available for rapid testing in Champaign and Vermilion counties. OSF HealthCare launched rapid testing at four of its Urgo urgent-care centers in Champaign-Urbana and Danville about …

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Judge declines to overturn El Paso’s COVID-19 shutdown order

[ad_1] Need to stay updated on coronavirus news in Texas? Our evening roundup will help you stay on top of the day’s latest updates. Sign up here. EL PASO — A state district judge ruled Friday that the El Paso county judge’s order temporarily shutting down nonessential businesses during a …

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Coronavirus update: U.S. new cases jump 20% to record 121,200 in a single day; ‘We North Dakotans are in crisis,’ says doctor

[ad_1] Just one day after the U.S. for the first time surpassed 100,000 new cases of the coronavirus illness COVID-19 in a single day, it set a fresh record that was 20% higher, straining hospitals in areas of the Midwest and South as they struggle to cope with an influx …

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Lancaster County confirms 131 new coronavirus cases; sets record weekly total | Health and Fitness

[ad_1] Lancaster County reported 131 new cases of COVID-19 on Sunday, according to the Lincoln-Lancaster County Health Department. The county’s total number of cases is now 8,877, and 3,862 have recovered. The death toll remains at 42. The positivity rate for the week that ended Saturday was 13.5%, up slightly …

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Coronavirus response | Ask the Admin: Masks in parks | Coronavirus

[ad_1] Q: I’m not sure if this has been asked already, but I’ve been noticing with the nice weather we have had lately, there are more people using the parks in Champaign and Urbana, which is great, but probably 70 to 80 percent of them are not wearing masks while …

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Daily Wyoming coronavirus update: 260 new cases, 114 new recoveries | Wyoming News

[ad_1] Lab technician Rob Chrisensen prepares specimen samples for coronavirus testing at the Wyoming Public Health Laboratory in Cheyenne Friday, Sept. 4. Any identifying patient information has been edited out of the photo. Cayla Nimmo, Star-Tribune Star-Tribune staff On Saturday, 259 new coronavirus cases were confirmed in the Wyoming Department …

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Coronavirus response | Open long-term-care outbreaks in 4 area counties | Coronavirus

[ad_1] Four area counties — Champaign, Douglas, Ford and Vermilion — have open COVID-19 outbreaks at long-term-care facilities, according to the Illinois Department of Public Health on Friday. By county, the facilities include: CHAMPAIGN Brookdale Urbana Assisted Living: seven cases and one death. Champaign-Urbana Nursing and Rehab: 15 cases and …

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