Médecine

Britain to start vaccination against COVID-19 by 14 December

Over-80s and care home staff will be the first to receive the jab under the vaccination programme - dubbed Operation Courageous. Refrigerated containers preserving the vaccine doses had been arriving within the United Kingdom from Belgium, and are being engaging to be moved from staunch areas to the hospitals. [Full Article...]

COVID-19 : 1691 nouveaux cas au Québec

COVID-19 : 1691 nouveaux cas au Québec Elle a dépassé la région de Lanaudière où on rapporte 230,7 cas actifs pour 100 000 habitants. Elles ont déploré 24 décès , dont 10 survenus dans les dernières heures et les 14 autres à une date ultérieure. Elle enregistre 137 nouveaux cas , pour un total de 5672 depuis le début de la pandémie. La situation continue donc d'être trop élevée, par rapport à la barre des 1000 nouveaux cas ... [Full Article...]

Los Angeles mayor orders residents to stay home to avert 'dreaded scenario'

Los Angeles mayor orders residents to stay home to avert 'dreaded scenario' Read on for more details on the city's lockdown, and for a look at where the next shutdown might be, This Is How Close Your State Is to Locking Down . The order mirrors that of L.A. County and requires all residents to remain in their homes, ceases the operation of non-essential businesses that require in-person attendance by workers and prohibits gatherings with those outside of one's household. [Full Article...]

Vaccine Approval Does Not Mean End of Pandemic

Vaccine Approval Does Not Mean End of Pandemic When questioned about former USA presidents George Bush, Bill Clinton, and Barack Obama committing to getting vaccinated publicly, the WHO Director said, "It's a good idea, and I support their offer". The World Health Organisation (WHO) has warned that vaccines will be no magic bullet for the coronavirus crisis as nations gear up for a massive roll-out to tackle surging infections. [Full Article...]

5K Moscow Teachers, Doctors Sign Up for Coronavirus Vaccination on First Day

5K Moscow Teachers, Doctors Sign Up for Coronavirus Vaccination on First Day They have also said it can be stored at between two and eight degrees Celsius (between 35.6 and 46.4 degrees Fahrenheit) instead of the temperatures far below freezing required for some other vaccines. "The vaccination will be free for all", Castex said. Castex assured citizens the approved vaccines would be safe. In addition, volunteers involved in post-registration Covid-19 vaccine trials ca... [Full Article...]

Bahrain becomes second country to approve Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine

Bahrain becomes second country to approve Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine The condition bounding Bahrain is the storage of the vaccine. Bahrain is a Mideast nation that regularly sees temperatures in the summer of around 40 degrees Celsius with high humidity. Europe's drug regulator, the European Medicines Agency (EMA) has opposed to UK's fast-track approval of Pfizer's Coronavirus vaccine candidate, citing that a longer approval procedure based on more evidence and... [Full Article...]

Hackers are trying to disrupt the COVID-19 vaccine supply chain

Hackers are trying to disrupt the COVID-19 vaccine supply chain The first to receive the vaccine in the centres will be those aged 80 and over, as long as their other risk factors "clinical or otherwise" had been taken into account. Regarding the human resource requirement at each vaccination site, the CS asked the health department and the district administrations to depute two trained vaccinators, a data operator, a record keeper, and three volunteers per si... [Full Article...]

BC health officials report 711 new coronavirus cases

BC health officials report 711 new coronavirus cases There are now 10,201 people isolating due to a possible exposure to COVID-19, while 24,424 people are considered to have recovered - 70.3 per cent of the total. "Approval is not needed for the updated plans, but monitoring and enforcement will be targeted to these locations and activities". "There's been quite a lot of work with districts, with the Ministry of Education, with my colleague Dr. [Full Article...]

New Regional Stay-at-Home Order Issued for California

New Regional Stay-at-Home Order Issued for California Newsom's "dictatorial attitude toward California residents, while dining and luxury traveling, keeping his business open and sending his kids to in-person private schools is very telling about his attitude toward California residents, his feelings about the virus, and it is extremely hypocritical", Bianco said , referring to the governor's recent dinner at a fancy restaurant with a dozen othe... [Full Article...]

CDC: Stay home for the holidays or get tested twice

CDC: Stay home for the holidays or get tested twice While the new options for quarantine are expected to help mitigate the spread of COVID-19, Vanderhoff said that the safest way to limit spread is still the quarantine period of 14 days. But if people do travel, the guidelines are that individuals should get a coronavirus test one to three days before travel and then three to five days after travel, combined with quarantine for seven days a... [Full Article...]

Doctor Fauci Criticises UK for Approving Pfizer/BioNTech Vaccine Ahead of US

Gen. Dany Fortin, who is running Canada's logistical side of the vaccine effort, on Thursday at a press briefing in Ottawa. "I think Canadians can be confident when the vaccines are ready Canada will be ready too". Top US infectious diseases expert Anthony Fauci has apologised for casting doubt on the rigour of the British regulators who approved the Pfizer Inc vaccine against COVID-19, saying h... [Full Article...]

Marine Le Pen déplore une "grande opacité" logistique — Vaccination

Marine Le Pen déplore une Ce qui devrait se faire très prochainement, assure le Premier ministre Alexander De Croo . Le gouvernement accorde ses violons avec la Haute autorité de santé (HAS). La deuxième phase, recommandée par la HAS, concerne les personnes âgées de 65 ans et plus ainsi que certains membres du personnel de santé. Pour vacciner le plus rapidement possible le plus de Belges (qu'il est) possible (de le fai... [Full Article...]

Georgia game against Vanderbilt won’t happen as planned

Georgia game against Vanderbilt won’t happen as planned This is Georgia's second game change of the season. The SEC said Friday that the Commodores' game vs. Georgia on Saturday won't be played as scheduled. Vanderbilt (0-8) must also make up a game with Tennessee. The SEC East's Florida and SEC West's Alabama are projected to win their divisions and play for the league title. [Full Article...]

Palaszczuk makes NSW border decision

Palaszczuk makes NSW border decision The woman's case, revealed on Thursday, is the only local infection in the state in nearly four weeks. WA had planned to open fully to both the east coast states on Tuesday after nine months of closures, while Queensland only opened in full to NSW earlier this week. [Full Article...]

Alberta reaching out to Red Cross, feds about possible field hospitals

Alberta reaching out to Red Cross, feds about possible field hospitals There are now 16,628 active cases with 479 people in the hospital and 97 of those in intensive care. On Wednesday, Kenney added that the first shipment of vaccine doses, which could help vaccinate as many as 435,000 people, could be available as early as January 2021. [Full Article...]

Premiers vaccins la semaine prochaine — Royaume-Uni

Premiers vaccins la semaine prochaine — Royaume-Uni Elle sera gratuite pour tous, a annoncé le premier ministre Jean Castex, appelant les Français à se faire vacciner, " un acte altruiste ". Si les annonces de plusieurs laboratoires pharmaceutiques ces dernières semaines suscitent les espoirs quant à la possibilité de développer et de commercialiser rapidement un vaccin efficace contre la Covid-19, l'Institut estime dans un communiqué " indis... [Full Article...]

USA shortens coronavirus quarantine period to 7 to 10 days

And over just two weeks - between November 5 to November 19 - the number of child cases increased by 28%, according to the American Academy of Pediatrics and the Children's Hospital Association. If the FDA approves two or more vaccines, an estimated 75 million people could become vaccinated by January. "This is a time when the virus is extremely present", Gov. [Full Article...]

S. Korea Inks Coronavirus Vaccine Deal with AstraZeneca

S. Korea Inks Coronavirus Vaccine Deal with AstraZeneca On Wednesday, NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh said it was "completely wrong" that Canada no longer has the capacity to manufacture vaccines - something he blamed on both the Liberals and the previous Conservative governments. Even if they did approve the vaccine ahead of the EMA, EU countries would have to wait for the physical vaccine - the EU27 negotiated vaccine doses as a bloc with six producers. [Full Article...]

CDC to shorten COVID-19 quarantine to 10 days, 7 with test

Marek Smieja, scientific director at McMaster HealthLabs, told CTV News. The KDHE said residents should check with their local health departments regarding the quarantine recommendations specific to their county. CDPHE's guidance will rely on what is recommended by the CDC. The guidance is for one to be tested one to three days before departing and three to five days after arrival. [Full Article...]

Coronavirus: 270 new cases announced alongside five further deaths

Coronavirus: 270 new cases announced alongside five further deaths Adding to the complexity of the situation is the fact COVID patients remain in intensive care for days or weeks at a time, requiring specialized teams, rooms and equipment to keep everyone safe from infection. "We need to stop right now to protect our communities and our families and our health care workers". "As the country moves into Level 3, there is no room for complacency in our response to... [Full Article...]


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