Tag Archives: Health

Mexico records 9,295 more coronavirus cases, 213 deaths

[ad_1] MEXICO CITY, Aug 15 (Reuters) – Mexico reported 9,295 more confirmed coronavirus cases on Sunday and 213 additional fatalities, according to health ministry data, bringing the total number of cases to 3,101,266 and the overall death toll to 248,380. (Reporting by Abraham Gonzalez; Writing by Drazen Jorgic) [ad_2] Source …

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US coronavirus: Under the threat of an even greater Covid-19 surge, here’s what could stunt precautions even further

[ad_1] “I do think that many of those who did make that right decision to get vaccinated, are thinking, ‘Gosh, I did the right thing but here we are, still in the middle of this pandemic 18 months later,'” Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murthy told CNN’s Brian Stelter Sunday. “We …

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Brazil registers 13,957 new cases of coronavirus and 270 new covid-19 deaths-health ministry

[ad_1] SAO PAULO, Aug 15 (Reuters) – Brazil recorded 13,957 new confirmed cases of the coronavirus in the past 24 hours, along with 270 deaths from COVID-19, the Health Ministry said on Saturday. Brazil has registered more than 20 million cases since the pandemic began, while the official death toll …

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Devastated Indonesian parents mourn children lost to COVID-19 | Coronavirus pandemic News

[ad_1] Paga / Jakarta, Indonesia – At a hospital in Indonesia’s Sikka regency, funeral workers have come to collect a small coffin left outside the emergency ward. It is light enough for the two workers to carry with ease. Inside is the body of a two-month-old baby. Her name was …

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US mulls COVID vaccine boosters for elderly as early as fall

[ad_1] WASHINGTON (AP) — Warning of tough days ahead with surging COVID-19 infections, the director of the National Institutes of Health said Sunday the U.S. could decide in the next couple weeks whether to offer coronavirus booster shots to Americans this fall. Among the first to receive them could be …

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The World Needs to Know What Happened at the Wuhan Lab

[ad_1] The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention wasn’t allowed to visit the city of Wuhan, China, or the Wuhan Institute of Virology in early 2020. We’ve been trying to find out why ever since. Had we encountered transparency rather than stonewalling, it wouldn’t have been necessary to put …

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Milwaukee’s Summerfest offers COVID-19 refunds

[ad_1] MILWAUKEE (AP) — Officials organizing Milwaukee’s signature summer music festival are offering ticket refunds for people who haven’t been vaccinated against COVID-19. Festival officials announced on Tuesday that attendees will have to show proof of vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test to get through the gates. The Milwaukee Journal …

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The Latest: CDC warns of high virus risks in northeastern US | Coronavirus

[ad_1] BOSTON — The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Sunday that every county in the states of Connecticut and Massachusetts are the site of high or substantial transmission of the coronavirus. The rise of transmission in the two states mirrors a nationwide and regional trend. Some health …

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Coronavirus live news: UK reports a further 29,520 cases; Carrie Johnson urges pregnant women to get jab – as it happened | World news

[ad_1] In late June alone, the initiative known as Covax sent some 530,000 doses to Britain more than double the amount sent that month to the entire continent of Africa. Under Covax, countries were supposed to give money so vaccines could be set aside, both as donations to poor countries …

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CDC warns of high virus risks in northeastern US

[ad_1] BOSTON — The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Sunday that every county in the states of Connecticut and Massachusetts are the site of high or substantial transmission of the coronavirus. The rise of transmission in the two states mirrors a nationwide and regional trend. Some health …

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