Tag Archives: pandemic

Coronavirus: U.S. researchers find drug blocks severe COVID-19 symptoms in mice, including variants

[ad_1] TORONTO — U.S. researchers have discovered a drug that could potentially be a game-changing tool in treating COVID-19 patients, including variants of the SARS-CoV-2 virus. Researchers affiliated with the University of Pennsylvania have found that the drug diABZI was highly effective at preventing severe COVID-19 symptoms in mice that …

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Coronavirus: Chinese city locks down neighbourhood after virus upsurge

[ad_1] BEIJING — The southern Chinese city of Guangzhou shut down a neighbourhood and ordered its residents to stay home Saturday for door-to-door coronavirus testing following an upsurge in infections that has rattled authorities. Guangzhou, a business and industrial centre of 15 million people north of Hong Hong, has reported …

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Coronavirus: Chinese city locks down neighborhood after virus upsurge

[ad_1] BEIJING — The southern Chinese city of Guangzhou shut down a neighborhood and ordered its residents to stay home Saturday for door-to-door coronavirus testing following an upsurge in infections that has rattled authorities. Guangzhou, a business and industrial center of 15 million people north of Hong Hong, has reported …

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Coronavirus: Rise in U.K. coronavirus cases stoke concerns over 3rd wave

[ad_1] LONDON — The number of new coronavirus infections in the U.K. hit a near two-month high Friday as British regulators authorized the use of the single-dose vaccine from Johnson & Johnson. The latest authorization, which takes the number of vaccines in the U.K.’s armory to four, comes amid growing …

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COVID live updates: Victoria breaks coronavirus testing record as thousands flock to vaccination centres

[ad_1] Expert would like to see more Pfizer doses donated to Victoria Professor Mary-Louise McLaws, who is an epidemiologist and advisor to the World Health Organization, says she’d like to see Australia donate more of its Pfizer supplies to Victoria. Speaking to News Breakfast, she said there’s 21 days between …

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3 Critical Lessons The Covid-19 Coronavirus Pandemic Taught Us: One Year Later

[ad_1] As with anything in life, experience is an expensive teacher. The Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic has been an extremely expensive experience, having cost more than 3.5+ million lives worldwide. Certainly, it has not been an easy year. One year later, it is evident that there are so many lessons to be …

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Florida sees 2,341 new COVID-19 cases as Biden calls for renewed investigation into COVID-19 origin

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[ad_1] ORLANDO, Fla. – President Joe Biden has called on U.S. intelligence officials to further investigate the origin of COVID-19, joining other countries in asking China to be more open about the outbreak, according to the Associated Press. China has not cooperated with the investigation, according to the AP, and …

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Moderna Vaccine Appears Safe and Effective in Adolescents, Community Pharmacies With Health Mart Hit 1 Million Vaccine Doses

[ad_1] Here’s a roundup of the latest coronavirus-related news. With all Americans 12 years and older able to get vaccinated for COVID-19 and the CDC releasing recent changes to guidelines for fully vaccinated individuals, it’s more important than ever to stay up-to-date on COVID-19 headlines. Here’s a roundup of the …

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COVID-19 Updates: State’s positivity rate is at 0.76% | News

[ad_1] (WFSB) — The Coronavirus pandemic continues to impact Connecticut and the entire country. Below is a breakdown of developments in the state as they happen: CT Vaccine Rollout: 16 and up now eligible to register Coronavirus Coverage: A guide to finding a COVID test, checking wait times For a …

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5 charts that tell the story of how the coronavirus pandemic unfolded

[ad_1] By Adam Vaughan OUR WORLD IN DATA Hannah Ritchie, head of research at Our World In Data, has been instrumental in providing the world with daily covid-19 data from the beginning of the pandemic. Here, she picks five charts that have stood out from the rest.   1. Lockdowns …

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