Médecine

First Death From Coronavirus Confirmed in Europe

First Death From Coronavirus Confirmed in Europe He was the third case of the virus to be confirmed in the United Kingdom, following two Chinese nationals testing positive in York. His daughter also tested positive for the virus that has spread across central China and was hospitalized. [Full Article...]

Coronavirus Death Toll In China Reaches 1,523, Confirmed Cases Over 66,000

Coronavirus Death Toll In China Reaches 1,523, Confirmed Cases Over 66,000 All but four of the 143 new deaths were in Hubei province. It was unclear how authorities would enforce the measure. Liu Xiaoming, vice minister of transport, said travel volumes were only about one-fifth to one-sixth the normal level. The commission also reported 2,641 new cases of the COVID-19 strain, with the vast majority in Hubei. Employees must wear masks all day and report their temperatu... [Full Article...]

Making efforts to disembark Indians from cruise ship after quarantine period ends

Making efforts to disembark Indians from cruise ship after quarantine period ends According to the news outlet, the Israeli embassy in Tokyo updated the 15 Israeli passengers on board the cruise ship that Japanese authorities aim to evacuate all passengers from the ship by late Thursday. Smith complained about having to begin a new 14-day quarantine even though he was due to get off the ship next week. "I am pleased to report that everyone quarantined at CFB Trenton is heal... [Full Article...]

First virus death outside Asia as China toll reaches 1,523

France has recorded 11 cases of the virus, out of a global total of 67,000, the vast majority of which are in mainland China. Of the total 1,383 deaths reported to date, 1,381 are from China (1 in Hong Kong SAR) and the remaining two are from the Philippines (1) and Japan . [Full Article...]

Confirmed new coronavirus cases near 64,000 in China

Confirmed new coronavirus cases near 64,000 in China The number of people killed by the coronavirus has jumped by record numbers, as global health experts warn the epidemic could get far worse before it is brought under control. Case numbers in mainland China rise by 15,152, for a total of 59,805. In Vietnam , official media reported that a village of 10,000 northwest of the capital, Hanoi , was put in lockdown due to a cluster of cases ther... [Full Article...]

Coronavirus Gets Official Title: COVID-19

Coronavirus Gets Official Title: COVID-19 Recently, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Tuesday that the official name of the deadly coronavirus is "Covid-19". The Verge pointed out that within a month of the virus being reported, the U.S.'s Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) started shipping diagnostic testing kits it developed to labs in the USA and internationally. [Full Article...]

First child under age of 5 dies from flu in North Carolina

First child under age of 5 dies from flu in North Carolina Cases of the flu across SC are spiking again after a drop in January, according to state public health officials. Flu season peaks in Feburary, but it can last until May, according to the CDC, so there's still time to get a flu shot . NCCU senior mass communication major and medical technician Danielle Patterson said she receives the flu vaccine annually along with her 14-year-old daughter. [Full Article...]

WHO Gives New Name To Coronavirus Disease

WHO Gives New Name To Coronavirus Disease COVID-19 is a mashup of the words "corona", "virus", and "disease"-with 2019 representing the year it emerged". Members of a military medical team pose for a photo in Wuhan, central China's Hubei Province, Jan, 30, 2020. "The first vaccine could be ready in 18 months, so we have to do everything today using the available weapons to fight this virus while preparing for the long-term". [Full Article...]

Coronavirus patient took an Uber to London hospital

This makes up to 9 cases of coronavirus in the UK. A ninth case of coronavirus has been confirmed in the United Kingdom after a patient was taken to hospital in south London on Wednesday. Dr Rachel Thorn Heathcock, consultant at Public Health England, said: "We are in contact with Uber to ensure the driver receives advice and information on what to do should they feel unwell in the comin... [Full Article...]

Coronavirus: 'Way too early' to predict end of outbreak, World Health Organization says

Coronavirus: 'Way too early' to predict end of outbreak, World Health Organization says Using quicker CT scans that reveal lung infections would help patients receive treatment as soon as possible and improve their chances of recovery, the Hubei health commission said. A cruise ship that was turned away elsewhere over virus fears has anchored off Cambodia, which is checking the health of its 2,200 passengers and crew. [Full Article...]

Coronavirus: Ninth confirmed case in the UK

Coronavirus: Ninth confirmed case in the UK Prof Paul Cosford, from Public Health England, told the BBC his teams were doing their best to contain the spread. More than 80 people staying in accommodation at Arrowe Park Hospital will be allowed to leave after testing negative for the new strain of coronavirus . [Full Article...]

Trump and Cuomo Prepare for Tense Meeting on Immigration

Trump and Cuomo Prepare for Tense Meeting on Immigration But on Thursday, before traveling to Washington to meet with Trump, Cuomo pointed to a Homeland Security memo published by Buzzfeed earlier this week that outlined measures the department would take against states that limit access to driver records. [Full Article...]

Missing South Carolina girl found dead; Faye Svetlik, 6, went missing Monday

Missing South Carolina girl found dead; Faye Svetlik, 6, went missing Monday The FBI has joined SC police in a desperate search for a missing 6-year-old girl. At this time, investigators have not found any evidence that Faye was abducted, Snellgrove said. "Keep Faye, keep that name in your social media posts", Antley said. She always wants to play and have fun. "Being a father myself I can't begin to speculate where my mind would be if I was in their shoes". [Full Article...]

NHS given new powers and funding to keep coronavirus patients in quarantine

NHS given new powers and funding to keep coronavirus patients in quarantine A man at the centre of a United Kingdom outbreak of coronavirus has been discharged from hospital and is no longer contagious. After recovering from the illness, Walsh praised the NHS for their care and expressed his sympathies "with others who have contracted coronavirus ". [Full Article...]

The Losers of Tuesday's New Hampshire Primary: Joe Biden and Elizabeth Warren

The Losers of Tuesday's New Hampshire Primary: Joe Biden and Elizabeth Warren Senator Amy Klobuchar placed third with almost 20% of the vote. Shapiro said that while Sanders' gap between female and male voters "mirrors the gender gap that exists for President Trump", he believes women will ultimately vote in Trump's favor to avoid Sanders' socialist policies. [Full Article...]

China virus death toll tops 1,100 as new infections fall

China virus death toll tops 1,100 as new infections fall COVID-19 is a mashup of the words "corona", "virus", and "disease"-with 2019 representing the year it emerged". He said viruses have "more powerful consequences than any terrorist action". More general names such as "Middle East Respiratory Syndrome" or "Spanish flu" are also now avoided as they can stigmatise entire regions or ethnic groups. [Full Article...]

NMC Health reveals KKR, GK approaches as founder Shetty steps back

It said separately on Monday that its co-chair and founder BR Shetty had stepped back from its board after he informed NMC of potentially inaccurate reporting of his holdings. The declaration sent shares in UAE stationed NMC up to 10% lower before they recovered some losses to trade down 1% at 914 pence. 'This suggests that the holdings and interests of Dr. [Full Article...]

Indian crew on stranded ship sends sos to PM Modi

Medical teams, including DPAT (Disaster Psychiatric Assistance Team), arrived Tuesday morning as the confirmed number of passengers with the virus rose to 135, making a total of 150 in Japan. "Right now, only those who are reporting more than 37.5 degrees C of body temperature are being tested". "Please save us. Life is more important than a job", he told Deccan Chronicle via a phone message. [Full Article...]

In touch with Indians on board Japan cruise ship

In touch with Indians on board Japan cruise ship Health minister Katsunobu Kato said Monday his ministry is considering screening everyone aboard, but a government official said there is only a limited number of test kits to go around. Our neighbors across the hall were saying in the beginning that they were hungry because the meals weren't coming on time . The Press also reported that the passenger would be taken to a Japanese hospital to ... [Full Article...]

Trump Claims Dems 'Trying to Take' 2020 Nomination From Sanders in Iowa

Trump Claims Dems 'Trying to Take' 2020 Nomination From Sanders in Iowa The app delayed election results for days, causing mass confusion amid a tight race between former South Bend, IN mayor Pete Buttigieg and Sen. In a curious twist, Bloomberg, who in his political career has been a Democrat, Republican and independent, also got a write-in vote as a Republican. [Full Article...]


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