Médecine

Oxford University resumes Covid-19 vaccine trial

Oxford University resumes Covid-19 vaccine trial Last week "a voluntary pause to vaccination across all global trials" was triggered after a participant fell ill, AstraZeneca said, adding that it couldn't disclose medical information about the unwell participant for confidentiality reasons. [Full Article...]

Serum Institute pauses India trials of AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine

Serum Institute pauses India trials of AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine Once in the body, it mimics the natural infection of respiratory viruses to stimulate the body's immune response against the pathogen that causes COVID-19, Science and Technology Daily reports. Until yesterday's announcement, development of the Oxford vaccine had been powering ahead. A file photo of a volunteer being injected with the trialled vaccine. [Full Article...]

School Division details outbreak at Lethbridge high school

School Division details outbreak at Lethbridge high school They say staff or students who have had direct contact with those people with COVID-19 will be contacted. It suggests 23 schools have had cases - including eight in Calgary and four in Edmonton - based on recent letters and emails sent to parents. [Full Article...]

DuPage County reports 110 new COVID-19 cases Thursday, no deaths

DuPage County reports 110 new COVID-19 cases Thursday, no deaths Minnesota Agriculture Commissioner Thom Petersen says the state needs everyone to do their part and follow the rules because keeping businesses like bars and restaurants open is "critical to the state's economy", and following the mandates and guidelines will "ensure we slow the spread of COVID-19 so that these businesses can continue to operate". [Full Article...]

Clark County reports 35 new COVID-19 cases, no new deaths

Clark County reports 35 new COVID-19 cases, no new deaths On Thursday, Henry announced a one-day "record high" of 139 new test-positive coronavirus cases , bringing the total number of recorded cases in the province to 6,830. "That is the warning sign for us, they go together". "Each one of us probably has a list of things we can't do that we'd like to do again. We're already exhausted and there is a long way to go", Dix said. [Full Article...]

Philippine health ministry says no conditions set to access U.S. vaccines

Philippine health ministry says no conditions set to access U.S. vaccines The suspension of AstraZeneca's coronavirus vaccine trials has shown the importance of having a package of vaccines like in Russian Federation, the country's presidential spokesman, Dmitry Peskov, said on Wednesday. For weeks now, U.S. President Donald Trump has repeatedly made predictions, sometimes verging on promises, that a COVID-19 vaccine is imminent. More people getting vaccinated would... [Full Article...]

LabCorp: New Test Can Detect COVID-19 and Flu

LabCorp: New Test Can Detect COVID-19 and Flu In August 2019, there were 61,000 laboratory confirmed cases of influenza in Australia. "We need to increase the work that we're doing and we need to be prepared for what may come next in this next phase", said Henry. A concentrated effort to keep these practices going in the community will be undertaken so there will be less demand at hospitals for seasonal influenza. [Full Article...]

AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine study paused after ‘potentially unexplained’ illness

AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine study paused after ‘potentially unexplained’ illness The issue, Glyn Hughes, the industry's head of cargo, told the BBC, will be transporting the vaccine to developing countries, such as in South Asia and across Africa, where the manufacturing capacity is limited. But this interruption is unlikely to affect the integrity of the findings of the study. A Beijing-based immunologist told the daily that compared with injections, a nasal spray vac... [Full Article...]

Schools across Alberta report COVID-19 cases as school year starts

Schools across Alberta report COVID-19 cases as school year starts The Manitoba government is confirming a COVID-19 case was at a Winnipeg school on the first day students were welcomed back to the classroom. It recommends stricter steps as scenerios present greater risk. The bus went directly to Churchill High School. "The school and cohort are being notified, and cleaning protocols have commenced out of an abundance of caution", the province said in a stateme... [Full Article...]

Social gatherings of more than six to be banned

Social gatherings of more than six to be banned The latest development comes as AstraZeneca announced a pause in trials of the COVID-19 vaccine it is developing with the University of Oxford, after one of the participants fell ill. Prime minister Boris Johnson is set to announce the new law in a press conference today, after the number of daily Covid-19 cases in the United Kingdom rose to nearly 3,000. [Full Article...]

When should kids get the flu shot this year? New guidelines released

When should kids get the flu shot this year? New guidelines released In addition, it will be really important for everyone to get an influenza vaccine this year. World Health Organization officials stated last month that countries should increase influenza vaccination rates in the flu season, explaining that it's hard for the public to tell whether he/she has COVID-19 or the flu or something else due to the similar earlier symptoms, so getting vaccinated against ... [Full Article...]

COVID-19 Numbers as of 4 pm September 8

COVID-19 Numbers as of 4 pm September 8 The total case number since the beginning of the pandemic here in the Republic has passed 30,000 for the first time. With COVID-19 activity at moderate levels, state health officials recommend that schools offer no sports or extracurricular activities and provide distance learning with the option for limited in-person learning for students who need it most, such as children with disabilities and... [Full Article...]

Nightclubs, banquet halls must close again during COVID-19

Nightclubs, banquet halls must close again during COVID-19 The new order is in response to the increase in new cases. BC has now recorded 6,591 cases since the pandemic began. Multiple provinces reported COVID-19 cases linked to schools just as thousands more students returned to class Tuesday, raising fears over what's in store for a segment of the population largely sheltered from exposure over the past six months. [Full Article...]

Covid-19 confirmed cases and deaths in Ireland

Covid-19 confirmed cases and deaths in Ireland The county has previously reported a record one-day count of 210 on Friday, August 28, however that number has been revised down to 151. We have seen a "progressive and clear increase" in the number of people admitted to hospital. Of the cases notified today 160 are men and 146 are women while 73% are under 45 years of age. 307 new cases of Covid-19 were confirmed yesterday evening in the Republ... [Full Article...]

Second stimulus check: Republicans unveil coronavirus relief bill; Is second stimulus included?

Second stimulus check: Republicans unveil coronavirus relief bill; Is second stimulus included? McConnell, R-Ky., said the bill was "multi-hundred billion dollar [s]" in value on the Senate floor on Tuesday, while he noted it was "targeted" and focused on "several of the most urgent" issues, including support for the unemployed, schools and small businesses. [Full Article...]

Free flu shots for children under 9 offered starting Tuesday

Free flu shots for children under 9 offered starting Tuesday Gretchen Whitmer in the release. Maxwell also explained the importance of the shot for both COVID-19 and the flu. "This fall, jurisdictions should consider a wide range of strategies to deliver influenza vaccine, with the goal of reducing crowding while maintaining or increasing vaccine uptake", the committee says in its guidelines. [Full Article...]

" "Un deuxième cas de dengue détecté, l’ARS évoque désormais un " foyer " — Nice

On parle de cas autochtone quand le malade a contracté la maladie en France. " Une deuxième personne atteinte de la dengue a été diagnostiquée à Nice dans les Alpes-Maritimes". De nouvelles opérations d'information et de démoustication vont être menées par l'Entente interdépartementale de démoustication (EID) dans le quartier devenu foyer du virus. [Full Article...]

India overtakes Brazil to become second highest in world for COVID cases

India overtakes Brazil to become second highest in world for COVID cases Canada's chief public health doctor says a slow but steady increase in the number of people testing positive for COVID-19 is a cause for concern. Only the USA is worse hit, with 6.2 million cases and 188,000 deaths as of Sunday night , according to researchers at Johns Hopkins University . [Full Article...]

Australia's CSL signs deals to manufacture two COVID-19 vaccine candidates

The federal government has nailed down two possible vaccine sources with supply and production agreements with pharmaceutical companies worth $1.7 billion. At the SEC meeting held on August 13, Bharat Biotech presented its proposal for the conduct of Phase I and II clinical trials of Covaxin by ID route. [Full Article...]

Australia expects to receive AstraZeneca's Covid-19 vaccine within months

Australia expects to receive AstraZeneca's Covid-19 vaccine within months Gupta had earlier informed that 16-member staff, including herself, would supervise the clinical trials . Janssen's lead SARS-CoV-2 investigational vaccine candidate, Ad26.COV2.S, prevented severe clinical disease in Syrian golden hamsters when challenged with SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19 in people. [Full Article...]


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