Tag Archives: COVID19

Who should get the Covid-19 vaccine first? It’s way trickier than you might think

U.S. President Donald Trump delivers a speech during a visit to the Fujifilm Diosynth Biotechnologies’ Innovation Center, a pharmaceutical manufacturing plant where components for a potential coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccine candidate are being developed, in Morrrisville, North Carolina, U.S., July 27, 2020. Carlos Barria | Reuters The hunt is on for a vaccine for Covid-19,… Read More »

Corona Havoc: COVID-19 patients has crossed 12.6M in Six Months

Coronavirus has wreaked havoc after affecting more than five million people over the world. More than 12.4 M million coronavirus cases have been reported worldwide. According to WorldMeter data, the number of corona positive has reached 12,675,441, and 563,928 people have died due to the epidemic. Corona havoc is not only causing death, but it… Read More »

Covid-19 news: Coronavirus not “done by Christmas”, says charity boss

By Clare Wilson , Jessica Hamzelou , Adam Vaughan , Conrad Quilty-Harper and Layal Liverpool Shoppers wearing face coverings on Oxford Street, London.Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire/PA Images Latest coronavirus news as of 5 pm on 21 July Humanity will be living with the coronavirus for “many years,” says health charity chief “Things will not be done… Read More »

Coronavirus: ‘Almost half’ of Blackburn Covid-19 contacts not reached

England’s contact tracers have only reached about 50% of people who have been in close contact with someone with Covid-19 in an area of Lancashire where new cases are rising. The figure was revealed by Prof Dominic Harrison, public health director of Blackburn with Darwen Council. He warned of “exponential growth” of new infections if… Read More »

HHS to provide COVID-19 tests to every nursing home in the U.S. starting with hotspot facilities

The Department of Health and Human Services is set to distribute rapid point-of-care diagnostic test instruments and tests to every nursing home in the nation, beginning with the facilities in COVID-19 hotspots next week. Nursing homes prioritized by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services will be sent one diagnostic testing instrument, either the BD… Read More »

Nearly one-third of Florida children tested are positive for COVID-19

A boy receives a free COVID-19 test Loading the player… 31% of children in Florida have tested positive for the new coronavirus, and health officials are warning that the long-term effects of the virus in children are still unknown.  Florida is rapidly becoming a new global epicenter of the COVID-19 in the world. Elected officials… Read More »