Tag Archives: pandemic

COVID live updates: NSW officials provide update on state’s coronavirus situation

[ad_1] VIC Deputy CHO Allen Cheng announces he has completed his secondment with the Department of Health Those who have tuned into Victoria’s press conferences during the pandemic will be familiar with Allen Cheng, who has been the Deputy Chief Health Officer for the past year. He has this morning …

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Coronavirus Roundup: Concerns About Delta Variant and Military and VA Vaccinations 

[ad_1] Jeff Zients, White House coronavirus response coordinator, announced on Thursday the administration is readying “surge response teams” who will send resources, such as testing supplies and therapeutics, to communities experiencing coronavirus outbreaks due to the Delta variants.  They will also “deploy federal personnel where needed and where requested to …

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Those Vaccinated Who Get COVID Carry Less Virus

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[ad_1] July 2, 2021 — People who have received a COVID-19 vaccine and later become infected with the coronavirus tend to have a lower viral load according to a new study published Wednesday in the New England Journal of Medicine. That means they are likely to be less …

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Coronavirus pandemic opens the door to the age of travel restrictions

[ad_1] Even as the COVID-19 pandemic recedes in the U.S., international travel remains highly restricted — and looks to stay that way for the foreseeable future. The big picture: The ease of international travel has always depended on wealth and the kind of passport you own, but the geopolitical fracturing …

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COVID live updates: Queensland, NSW reveal coronavirus figures with WA, NT to come

[ad_1] Australian Border Force commander says it’s wrong for leaders to say travellers are getting around COVID travel rules The head of the Australian Border Force says its wrong for political leaders to say COVID travel rules are being flouted. Commissioner Michael Outram says citizens and permanent residents make up the vast …

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Coronavirus Roundup: FEMA Amends Funeral Assistance Policy; Third Round of Stimulus Check Data Released 

[ad_1] The Supreme Court said on Tuesday it will allow the federal government’s temporary ban on evictions due to economic hardships from the pandemic to continue. Congress first instituted the moratorium last year, which lasted until July 2020, and then the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued its own …

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Coronavirus: Health Canada adds warning of very rare condition as potential vaccine side-effect

[ad_1] OTTAWA — Health Canada is updating the label for the Oxford-AstraZeneca and COVISHIELD COVID-19 vaccines to add capillary leak syndrome as a potential side-effect. The agency is also including a warning for patients with a history of the ailment to not get those vaccines. Capillary leak syndrome is a …

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Step-by-step Approach Followed for Contracts, Approvals, Says Bharat Biotech After Brazil Suspends Covaxin Contract

Coronavirus LIVE Updates: Bharat Biotech to Carry Out Clinical Trials in US to Support Approval Application

[ad_1] The US House of Representatives has expressed solidarity with India in its fight against the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic and in a resolution urged the Biden administration to urgently facilitate Covid assistance to India. Meanwhile, the US National Institute of Health has said that India’s Covaxin, developed …

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Almost All U.S. COVID-19 Deaths Now in the Unvaccinated

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[ad_1] Vino K. Palli, MD, MPH, emergency medicine, internal medicine and urgent care, founder and CEO, MiDoctor Urgent Care, New York City. Hugh Cassiere, MD, medical director, Respiratory Therapy Services, North Shore University Hospital, Manhasset, NY. Stuart C. Ray, MD, professor of Medicine and Oncology, Division of Infectious Diseases, Johns …

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Covid-19 news: High-grade masks cut infections in healthcare workers

[ad_1] By Michael Le Page , Clare Wilson , Jessica Hamzelou , Sam Wong , Graham Lawton , Adam Vaughan , Conrad Quilty-Harper and Layal Liverpool A female doctor wears an FFP3 respirator mask central fixed place in the outpatient corona test facility. dpa picture alliance/Alamy Latest coronavirus news as …

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