Tag Archives: PUBHEA

China’s new local COVID-19 infections fall for sixth day

[ad_1] A thermal imaging camera is seen, following new cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Shanghai, China, August 10, 2021. REUTERS/Aly Song BEIJING, Aug 16 (Reuters) – New local COVID-19 infections in China declined for a sixth day, official data showed on Monday, as most regions pulled the latest outbreak …

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Main Cuban oxygen plant fails amid COVID-19 surge

[ad_1] People walk under a Cuban flag at a commercial area amid concerns about the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Havana, Cuba, August 3, 2021. Picture taken August 3, 2021. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini HAVANA, Aug 15 (Reuters) – Cuba’s public health minister said on Sunday efforts were underway to …

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Children hospitalized with COVID-19 in U.S. hits record number

[ad_1] Aug 14 (Reuters) – The number of children hospitalized with COVID-19 in the United States hit a record high of just over 1,900 on Saturday, as hospitals across the South were stretched to capacity fighting outbreaks caused by the highly transmissible Delta variant. The Delta variant, which is rapidly …

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Russia reports 21,624 new COVID-19 cases, 816 deaths

[ad_1] Medical specialists are seen outside a hospital for patients infected with the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) on the outskirts of Moscow, Russia July 2, 2021. REUTERS/Tatyana Makeyeva MOSCOW, Aug 15 (Reuters) – Russia reported 21,624 new COVID-19 cases on Sunday, including 1,954 in Moscow, taking the official national tally since …

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Mississippi hospital puts beds in parking garage to cope with COVID-19 surge

[ad_1] Health care workers arrive for the morning shift at the University of Mississippi Medical Center, in the state capital of one of the first U.S. states to declare themselves fully open after a year of lockdowns, and closures during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Jackson, Mississippi, U.S. March …

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U.S. FDA authorizes COVID-19 vaccine boosters for the immunocompromised

[ad_1] Aug 12 (Reuters) – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Thursday authorized a booster dose of COVID-19 vaccines from Pfizer Inc (PFE.N) and Moderna Inc (MRNA.O) for people with compromised immune systems. A few other countries, such as Israel and Germany, plan to or have already administered the …

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Mexico posts record number of daily confirmed coronavirus cases

[ad_1] People walk along a crowded street at a commercial area in Mexico City, Mexico July 23, 2021. REUTERS/Toya Sarno Jordan MEXICO CITY, Aug 12 (Reuters) – Mexico on Thursday posted a record 24,975 new confirmed cases of coronavirus infection, bringing the total number of cases to 3,045,571, according to …

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Mexico’s confirmed coronavirus cases top 3 million

[ad_1] People cross 20 de Noviembre Avenue as the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak continues in Mexico City, Mexico August 7, 2021. REUTERS/Paola Garcia MEXICO CITY, Aug 11 (Reuters) – Mexico reported 22,711 more coronavirus cases on Wednesday, according to health ministry data, pushing the total number of confirmed cases over …

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Coronavirus surge pushes Cuba’s healthcare system to brink

[ad_1] FILE PHOTPO: A nurse asks a family to get vaccination at a vaccination center amid concerns about the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Havana, Cuba, June 17, 2021. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini HAVANA, Aug 11 (Reuters) – Cuba is bringing back hundreds of doctors working abroad and converting hotels …

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Hawaii to reimpose COVID-19 restrictions as Delta variant surges

[ad_1] A surfboard concession stand is closed on Waikiki Beach due to the business downturn caused by the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Honolulu, Hawaii, U.S. April 28, 2020. Picture taken April 28, 2020. REUTERS/Marco Garcia Aug 11 (Reuters) – Hawaii will re-impose COVID-19 restrictions limiting social gatherings to avert straining …

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