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Pink Rewrote Her Will Because She ‘Thought It Was Over’ Amid COVID-19 Symptoms
When Pink tested positive for COVID-19 in April 2020, she wasn’t sure she would survive the illness. She fell ill alongside her three-year-old son, Jameson, and their symptoms w
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Indiana passes 13,000 COVID-19 deaths; Vanderburgh reports one death
Vanderburgh reported 384 new fully vaccinated individuals Sunday. There are now 68,624 immunized residents, or about 38% of the county's population.
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42 patients involved in PH’s clinical trial on convalescent plasma therapy for COVID-19
Over 40 Filipinos have undergone the clinical trial on the efficacy and safety of convalescent plasma transfusion as adjunctive therapy to prevent disease progression among hospitalized coronavirus disease (COVID-19) patients,
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Amanda Ribas vs. Angela Hill off UFC on ESPN 24 after positive COVID-19 test
The hits keep on coming with UFC on ESPN 24 up until the last minute. Just hours before Saturday's event, an intriguing strawweight bout between and was removed from the lineup after Ribas tested positive for COVID-19.
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Flyers Offering COVID-19 Vaccines at Next Home Game
The Philadelphia Flyers are teaming up with Penn Medicine to offer free Johnson & Johnson shots at the Wells Fargo Center during the team’s final game of the season Monday.
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Prasidh Krishna 4th KKR Player to Test Positive for COVID-19
Earlier, Varun Chakravarthy, Sandeep Warrier and Tim Seifert from the KKR set-up have tested positive for COVID-19.
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Healthies-West Lafayette marks monumental year, opening amid COVID-19 pandemic
Healthies-West Lafayette opened in May 2020 with COVID-19 protocols in place, including social distancing, mask-wearing and curbside delivery.
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The Benefit of Resuming Use of the J&J COVID-19 Vaccine
The CDC and the FDA recommended restarting use of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine on April 23, 2021, after a temporary pause. After carefully reviewing the data, the CDC and FDA determined that the benefits of getting the J&J vaccine far outweigh potential risks.
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Dysart Unified School District changes COVID-19 quarantine protocol
The new protocol gives parents the option for their kid to quarantine when exposed to a positive COVID-19 test or continue going to in-person classes.
COVID-19: Bosses Lie. Workers Suffer and Die.
In Yakima County in Washington state, where a mutant coronavirus is fueling a deadly fourth wave, Superior Court Judge Blaine Gibson has just relaxed COVID-19 protections for farmworkers. Key to Judge Gibson’s April 21 decision is disallowing access to farms by community workers.
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CVS joins Walmart, Walgreens in offering walk-in COVID-19 vaccinations in Nevada
Walk-in options for the COVID-19 vaccine increased yet again, with CVS being the latest pharmacy chain to offer the option starting today. CVS announced on Tuesday that it will start offering walk-in vaccinations without an appointment as well as same-day appointments effective May 5.
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Sussex County COVID-19 vaccine tracker: 42% of people fully vaccinated
Some 42% of people living in Sussex County are fully vaccinated as of May 3, according to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The CDC considers someone fully vaccinated two weeks after they've been given a single-dose shot (Johnson & Johnson) or a second shot (either Pfizer or Moderna).
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Alabama CVS locations to allow COVID-19 vaccine walk-ins as state urges increased shot uptake
"If we don't use it, we could lose it," Gov. Kay Ivey said in encouraging Alabamians to seek out COVID-19 vaccinations.
New Jersey Teams Up with Craft Breweries to Offer Free Beer for COVID-19 Vaccine Recipients
What better incentive than free beer? But still, it's novel to see an entire state partnering with its craft beer industry to get people to receive the vaccine.
12 Key Principles for an Effective Urban Response during COVID-19
Discover the key areas of focus for an effective urban response for COVID-19 that local and national governments should focus on.
ASEAN discusses COVID-19 impact, Global Value Chains transformation, regional response
JAKARTA, 5 May 2021 - The Accelerated COVID-19 Economic Support (ACES) Workshop entitled “Turning Adversity into Opportunity: ASEAN’s Participation in Glob
'The power of prayer is amazing': Local law enforcement officer heading home after spending 150 days in hospital fighting COVID-19
Local law enforcement officer will be released after spending 150 days in hospital fighting COVID-19 Sergeant Charles Warren fought to hold back tears at the thought of going home, after spending 150 days in the hospital batting COVID-19.
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23andMe’s Huge Covid-19 Study Draws Links Between the Virus and Our Genetics
Last spring, in a race against Covid-19, 23andMe launched an ambitious study to answer a question on everyone’s minds: who’s likely to get sick, or to get very sick? And being 23andMe, they hunted for a genetic factor. We got answers last week.
Early Research Finds Extracts from Sweet Wormwood Plant Can Inhibit the COVID-19 Virus
A team of researchers that includes Worcester Polytechnic Institute Biology Professor Pamela Weathers has found that extracts from the leaves of the Artemisia annua plant, a medicinal herb also known as sweet wormwood,
Why is York County seeing an increase in COVID-19 cases?
COVID-19 cases started climbing again in York County last week. Friday’s total of 149 new cases is the highest in a single day since Feb. 5. The reasons for the spike are unknown, but York County is one of four counties statewide that is listed as a having a high incidence level,
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Most COVID business capacity limits to end in New York region on May 19
"at-above-post addthis_tool" data-url=" Maria Caspani and Gabriella Borter NEW YORK (Reuters) -New York, New Jersey and Connecticut will lift most of their coronavirus capacity restrictions on businesses,
Flushing a Public Toilet Throws a ‘Plume’ of Droplets Into the Air. Can It Spread COVID-19?
For a study published in the journal Physics of Fluids in February, researchers measured the size and number of droplets generated by flushing toilets and urinals in a public bathroom. They discovered that droplets can be thrown up to five feet in the air,
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This COVID-19 vaccine will likely work against the ‘double mutant’ found in India
India is in crisis right now due to the coronavirus pandemic. There are a number of reasons why COVID-19 is spiking there, including a “double mutant” version of the virus that has combined two mutations into one.
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Qatar Airways Cargo Convoy Departs to India Carrying Medical Aid and Equipment to Support COVID-19 Relief Efforts
Doha to India, as part of the freight carrier’s WeQare initiative Doha, Qatar – Three Qatar Airways Cargo Boeing 777 freighters departed to India today, carrying approximately 300 tonnes of medical supplies from around the world to support COVID-19 relief efforts.
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Vaccines, fun? Springfield firefighters giving it a (COVID-19) shot at free clinic Friday
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Prince Harry Gave a Powerful Speech About Distributing the COVID-19 Vaccine
Prince Harry called for equitable distribution of the COVID-19 vaccine around the world in a powerful speech delivered at the taping of Global Citizen's VAX Live concert Sunday. The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are the campaign chairs of the event,
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Japanese Town Got Covid-19 Money So They Built A Giant Squid Statue
The town of Noto in Ishikawa received millions of yen due to the impact of covid-19. The money was part of a rural revitalization project to help the countryside in the wake of the virus.
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SCHD reports another 149 new COVID-19 cases
Shelby County reported another 149 new COVID-19 cases Sunday and without any additional deaths. It’s the county’s 26th consecutive day with more than 100 new daily cases. Shelby County has had 95,747 cases and 1,
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Navy eases COVID-19 restrictions in Hampton Roads
The move to Health Protection Condition Level Brave means military personnel can leave their homes for non-essential tasks. But military personnel are still expected to follow basic health protection measures.
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Sierra View removes emergency tents, allows visitor amid 'all-time low' COVID-19 cases
Sierra View Medical Center has removed emergency tents and modified its visitor policy amid an "all-time low" number of COVID-19 cases.
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Opinion: Herd immunity for COVID-19 isn't a pipe dream. Vaccination incentives can help.
The demand for COVID-19 vaccines are slipping in San Diego County. The time to combat vaccine skepticism and hesitancy is now.
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Courtney advocates for federal COVID-19 relief funds for Norwich Free Academy
Norwich — U.S. Rep. Joe Courtney is urging the state to provide federal education COVID-19 relief funds to the state’s three
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COVID-19 is taking a toll on Gen-Z’s mental health
Adolescents and young adults may be getting sick at lower rates, but they’re still deeply affected by the impact of current events.
Good — And Bad — News As COVID-19 Vaccine Demand Drops In LA
There's some good news — and some bad news — about L.A. County's COVID-19 vaccination progress. On the one hand, more than 7.2 million COVID-19 shots have been given out to date, according to county public health director Barbara Ferrer.
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VA opens COVID-19 vaccine appointments in Fort Collins, Cheyenne
The Cheyenne VA Medical Center said it has doses of the Johnson & Johnson and Moderna vaccines available to veterans, their spouses and caregivers.
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Rite Aid is now administering COVID-19 vaccines at all locations, including 500+ in California
Rite Aid is now administering COVID-19 vaccines at all locations, spanning more than 2,500 stores in 17 states. There are over 500 locations in California.
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SC confirms 570 cases of COVID-19, 3 deaths
With the level of COVID-19 cases in South Carolina in a continuing plateau, the S.C. Department of Health and Environmental control reported 570 new cases as of April 30.
Rite Aid makes COVID-19 vaccines available at all locations, walk-ins welcome
THE S Rite Aid is now administering the COVID-19 vaccine at all locations in California and across the country for those ages 16 and older. The pharmacy chain said Friday that it recommends people make reservations for vaccination appointments,
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Google Sued, Lawsuit Claims COVID-19 Contact Tracing Tool Exposes Data
Google is being sued by two individuals who used the California public health COVID-19 contact tracing app, developed by the tech giant. The users claim the app exposed data to third parties.
Prisma Health moves COVID-19 vaccination site from Gamecock Park to Colonial Life Arena
Prisma Health is moving its COVID-19 vaccination site from Gamecock Park to Colonial Life Arena. The move is designed to help accommodate the summer temperatures. The last day for the drive-thru site at Gamecock Park is Saturday,
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Ceremony on West Haven Green to remember COVID-19 victims
First Congregational Church will hold a citywide memorial service to remember those lost to COVID-19, according to a release. Speakers for the event are to include Mayor Nancy R. Rossi, the Rev. E. Carl Howard,
Mayo Clinic Talks COVID-19 Miniseries Episode 69: Post-Acute COVID-19 and Central Sensitization
COVID-19 Miniseries Episode 69: Post-Acute COVID-19 and Central Sensitization Registration required for CME credit Mayo Clinic Employees - no charge. Login with your Mayo Clinic email to access this offer.
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Coronavirus updates Friday: Oregon reports 928 new COVID-19 cases, 1 new death
Oregon reported one new COVID-19-related death Thursday, raising the state’s death toll to 2,491. The Oregon Health Authority also reported 928 new confirmed and presumptive cases of COVID-19, bringing the state total to 183,
India's Coronavirus Crisis: What Is Happening And How You Can Help
As India's reported Coronavirus deaths exceed 200,000 amid a devastating second wave, celebrities, activists and charitable organisations have begun to ask for global assistance in tackling the virus.
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COVID-19: Vaccine influx speeds Ontario's vaccination plan; province reports 3,871 new cases
Ontario is expecting a significant influx of vaccines that will allow the province to boost the number of shots given to COVID-19 hot spots in the next few days and open up eligibility for appointments to all adults in the province by the week of May 24,
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1 new COVID-19 death and 198 new cases reported in Sarasota-Manatee on Thursday
The two counties have averaged 185 new cases a day over the last week and two new deaths a day over the same period.
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Cleveland Clinic to offer weekly COVID-19 vaccinations at new Ohio City location
The Cleveland Clinic, as one of the state's major health systems, is doing it's part to ensure as many people are vaccinated as possible amid the ongoing pandemic. On Thursday, the hospital system announced that it would be opening a new vaccination site at Lutheran Hospital in Ohio City.
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WATCH LIVE: City officials disucuss latest Covid-19 restrictions
While many other parishes lifted their mask mandates Wednesday, Cantrell stated that she would keep the restrictions in place while city health officials looked at the city’s statistics. Cantrell says the city has a long way to go before it reaches herd immunity.
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Live at 3: Gov. Sununu holds briefing about NH's COVID-19 response
Gov. Chris Sununu plans to give the latest COVID-19 response updates at a briefing Thursday afternoon. The briefing is scheduled to begin at 3 p.m. See it airing live on WMUR-TV and streaming above this article.
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Anti-Vaxxer Hijacks QR Codes at COVID-19 Check-In Sites
Quick-response (QR) codes used by a COVID-19 contact tracing program were hijacked by a man who simply slapped up scam QR codes on top to redirect users to an anti-vaccination website, according to local police.
Society guideline links: COVID-19 – Endocrinology and diabetes care
This topic includes links to society and government-sponsored guidelines from selected countries and regions around the world. We will update these links periodically; newer versions of some guidelines may be available on each society's website.
What Are the Differences Between Tuberculosis and COVID-19? Topic Guide
Tuberculosis (TB) and COVID-19 (coronavirus disease 2019) are both infectious respiratory illnesses. Although tuberculosis and COVID-19 are different diseases with varying symptoms, they share some of the same symptoms such as cough,
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We now know how many North Carolinians have contracted COVID-19 while fully vaccinated
NCDHHS says it's a very small fraction of fully vaccinated people in North Carolina. Since the start of mass COVID-19 vaccinations, we'd been hearing that the vaccines aren't 100% effective at preventing a coronavirus infection.
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Trisha Yearwood Says Garth Brooks Refused to Quarantine Away From Her When She Got COVID-19
Garth Brooks might have just won Husband of the Year for staying by Trisha Yearwood's side when she contracted COVID-19.
Iran enters third trial phase of domestic coronavirus vaccine
Iran is nearing completion of a domestically produced vaccine for the coronavirus, according to state-affiliated media. A nationwide vaccine campaign for the public could still be several weeks away,
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COVID-19 in Louisiana schools: April 28 update shows parishes with most student, adult cases
The Louisiana Department of Health releases weekly updates on reported COVID-19 cases in schools, including adults and students.
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Chicago's coronavirus cases falling slightly 'but we are not yet done with COVID"
COVID-19 relief funding from the Centers for Disease Control has been allocated to establish Healthy Chicago Equity Zones.
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No Proof COVID-19 Vaccine Affects Menstruation or Fertility
Following vaccination, some women claim their periods have changed, leading to rumors about how the shots affect recipients’ reproductive systems, and even others’ by proxy.
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COVID-19 Vaccine in Smithtown, NY
We are proud to offer the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine. Getting vaccinated is an important step toward ending this pandemic. The COVID-19 vaccine is provided at no cost to you. Appointments are required.
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COVID-19 Vaccine in White Plains, NY
We are proud to offer the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine. Getting vaccinated is an important step toward ending this pandemic. The COVID-19 vaccine is provided at no cost to you. Appointments are required.
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COVID-19 vaccine clinic set for Wednesday at Century Center
HealthLinc is sponsoring a COVID-19 vaccination clinic from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday at Century Center, 120 South Dr. Martin Luther King Drive.
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Unvaccinated young people mostly spreading COVID-19, epidemiologist says
Less people are showing up for their first doses, which begs the question: If they're still waiting, will they get vaccinated at all?
COVID-19 Registered Nurse Manager
The County of Santa Clara utilizes a two-pronged approach to ensuring equitable and widespread access to COVID-19 vaccinations: Mobile Vaccinations and Mass Vaccinations. The Public Health Department’s Mobile Vaccination program uses a health equity-focused and place-based vaccination strategy to deliver the COVID-19 vaccine to individuals throughout the community facing a variety of barriers to receiving care in other venues.
FEMA COVID-19 Crisis Counselor
The FEMA COVID-19 Crisis Counselor will work in collaboration with the Program Administrator to assist individuals and communities impacted by COVID-19 by assisting community members in understanding their current situation and reactions,
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UK coronavirus LIVE: Covid-19 vaccines extended to those aged 42 and over in England
NHS coronavirus vaccine booking system has opened to healthy people aged 42 and over. People in England who are aged 42 and over, or those who will turn 42 before July 1, can now arrange their appointment through the national booking website.
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Coronavirus live updates: 23 dead in Iraq after fire at coronavirus hospital
Iraq. Dozens of others were wounded in the blaze, which erupted at the Ibn Khatib hospital in the capital, Baghdad on Saturday night. According to reports, an oxygen tank exploded, sparking the inferno.
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Washington state can resume use of Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine, Inslee says
Jay Inslee reauthorized the use of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine in Washington state on Saturday. The Washington State Department of Health (DOH) paused the use of the Johnson & Johnson (J&J) vaccine statewide starting April 13,
Florida reports 7,411 new COVID-19 cases, 54 virus-related deaths on Saturday
The Florida Department of Health reported 7,411 new COVID-19 cases on Saturday. This is more than the 5,464 reported Friday and 6,684 added Thursday. Of the new cases reported, 1,778 were in Central Florida.
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Montana adds 182 COVID-19 cases on Saturday
Montana added 182 COVID-19 cases on Saturday, bringing the state's total active cases to 984. There have been 1,563 total deaths from COVID-19, 105,501 recoveries and 4,962 total hospitalizations. Cascade County on Saturday reported 15 new COVID-19 cases.
Grady's BBQ: How North Carolina's only Black-owned barbecue joint survived the COVID-19 pandemic
Amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Grady's BBQ still stands as North Carolina's only Black-owned barbecue joint.
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COVID-19 surge: Lockdown-like curbs in force in Kerala
The 48-hour lockdown- like curbs imposed by the Kerala government following unprecedented COVID-19 suge, came into force in the state with only essential services and emergency activities being allowed and a holiday declared for government offices and PSUs.
Kyiv mayor reports over 1,000 new COVID-19 cases, 29 fatalities
Kyiv Mayor Vitaliy Klitschko has said the number of confirmed coronavirus (COVID-19) cases in the city rose by 1,027 in the past day. "In the past day, another 1,027 residents of Kyiv tested positive for coronavirus. There were 29 fatalities," Klitschko ...
More than 1.7 million COVID-19 vaccine doses Texas-bound
More than 1.7 million COVID-19 vaccine doses are headed Texas’ way for next week, state health officials said Friday. The Texas Department of State Health Services said that 708,460 first doses of the two-dose Pfizer and Moderna vaccines have been allocated to 928 providers in 129 Texas counties,
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Weld County to open COVID-19 vaccine clinic Monday at the clerk and recorder building
The Weld County health department, with support from the state, will open a COVID-19 vaccine clinic Monday, April 26 at the new county clerk and recorder building at 1250 H St. in Greeley. The
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Some Illinois hospitals running out of beds due to COVID-19
Several hospitals in northwest and central Illinois are running out of beds because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Here's A Rundown Of Walk-Up COVID-19 Vaccine Sites In Austin
Supply of the vaccine is outstripping demand, so providers in the area are making it easier for people to get vaccinated without an appointment.
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Oregon woman is seventh in US to die after getting Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine
An Oregon woman died this week following immunization with Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine, the Oregon Health Authority said Thursday. The woman, who was in her 50s, received a dose of the vaccine before its use was paused nationwide on April 13.
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1,431 new COVID-19 cases, 17 additional deaths reported in Massachusetts
The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported an additional 1,431 confirmed COVID-19 cases Thursday, bringing the statewide total to 636,476 since the start of the pandemic. State health officials also added 17 confirmed COVID-19-related deaths to the state's total,
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Coronavirus tracker: California continues its decline in cases as of April 21
The state recorded the lowest daily infection rate of any state in the United States, with 39.3 new cases per 100,000 people, according to data released Wednesday
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Uber offering free rides to Black Doctor's COVID-19 Consortium vaccine sites
The Black Doctors COVID-19 Consortium and Uber have announced a partnership to help ensure all Philadelphia residents can access the COVID-19 vaccine.
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Over 60? Now, you can walk up and get a COVID-19 vaccine with no appointment at these sites
Adults 60 and older in King County no longer need to make appointments to get their COVID-19 vaccines at two Seattle vaccine hubs, the city announced this week. Now, people over the age of 60 can walk in to the vaccination clinics in Rainier Beach and West Seattle and get their shots -- no need to navigate the complex online process to find open time slots.
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Doctor’s Do’s and Don’t’s For Using Oxygen Cylinder For COVID-19 Patients At Home
With hospital beds getting scarce across the nation, several patients who’re experiencing a severe case of the novel coronavirus are looking for way to protect themselves. These patients have been recommended by their doctors to take the help of oxygen cylinders to enable them to breathe and boost their blood oxygen saturation levels to safe numbers.
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COVID-19: Coronavirus no longer the main cause of deaths in England and Wales, figures show
Coronavirus was not the main cause of deaths in England and Wales in March - the first time for four months, new figures show. The leading cause of deaths was dementia and Alzheimer's disease in England,
ICNA Relief, the Village of Glendale Heights, and Total Care Pharmacy are partnering to provide FREE COVID-19 VACCINATIONS this Saturday, April 24, from 10 AM to 2 PM at the Sports Hub (250
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COVID-19 testing essential even as vaccine supply in Allegheny County outnumbers demand
The vaccine supply in Allegheny County now outnumbers demand for shots, health officials said.Allegheny County Health Department Director Dr. Debra Bogen is encouraging everyone to make a vaccination appointment.
Labour market responses to the Covid-19 crisis in the United States and Europe
Labour markets have reacted very differently to the Covid-19 crisis. In the US, the impact on unemployment rates was rapid across all states. They increased sharply in March and April 2020 and recovered steadily thereafter.
Is It Normal to Feel Anxious as COVID-19 Rules Change?
In still-limited ways, society is finally beginning to reopen and emerge from the restrictions of the COVID-19 pandemic, which, surprisingly, is a source of increased anxiety for many people. Shouldn't we all be relieved and happy?
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Covid-19: Positivity rate over 15% in 146 districts, 5-15% in 274 others
The rapid rise of Covid-19 cases has seen 146 districts reporting more than 15% positivity, whereas 274 districts have a positivity rate between 5% and 15%, according to the health ministry. The Centre expressed concern over the surge,
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Pope Francis Donates Ventilators to Colombia After Record Number of COVID-19 Deaths
In South America, fears are growing over the spread of the P.1 variant of COVID-19, also known as the Brazil variant, which recent research suggests is much more transmissible. on
Covid-19: Oman to indefinitely ban travellers from India, Pakistan and Bangladesh
Oman will indefinitely ban the entry of travellers from India, Pakistan and Bangladesh starting from 6pm on Saturday, April 24. The ban extends to travellers who have been in or visited those countries in the 14 days preceding their arrival in the sultanate.
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IPL 2021: Kiran More recovers from COVID-19, fit to join Mumbai Indians' bio-bubble
Kiran More recovers from COVID-19, fit to join Mumbai Indians' bio-bubble . Mumbai: Former India wicket-keeper and Mumbai Indians' talent scout
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COVID-19 pandemic changes to healthcare and health policy
The COVID-19 pandemic has brought on major shifts in healthcare and health policy. The Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy at Baylor College
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New South Kitsap COVID-19 vaccination site opening this week, OC offers weekend clinic
A new community COVID-19 vaccination site will open in South Kitsap this week, run by the Kitsap Public Health District and Kitsap County's Emergency Operations Center. The clinic will be at the Christian Life Center on Lincoln Avenue in Port Orchard,
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Costco Just Launched A New Service For The COVID-19 Vaccine
There is a new way to check your local Costco warehouse for available COVID-19 vaccine appointments thanks to a new scheduling tool.
Body of BW Epic Kosan seafarer who tested positive for Covid-19 washes up on Vanuatu beach
The Pacific island of Vanuatu has gone into lockdown after a body of a seafarer who tested positive for Covid-19 was
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COVID-19 cases drop as Duke plans return to in-person classes in fall
Duke’s positive COVID-19 tests for the week of April 12 to April 18 dipped after a slight increase last week, according to data posted Tuesday on Duke’s COVID-19 tracker.
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Avalanche winger Mikko Rantanen placed on COVID-19 protocol list
The Colorado Avalanche had three straight games postponed on Friday due to COVID-19 issues and already had goaltender Philipp Grubauer and winger Joonas Donskoi on the coronavirus-related protocol list as of Tuesday morning. on
COVID-19 UPDATE: 2.3K vaccinations administered in Marion in 24 hours
Nearly 1.3K more Marion residents have received their first vaccine dose and nearly 1K more were fully vaccinated in 24 hours.
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Tokyo governor says asking for fresh COVID-19 emergency is an option
Hirofumi Yoshimura is expected to decide possibly this week on whether to ask the central government for reissuance of a COVID-19 state of emergency.
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How High School Students Can Maintain Academic Progress During Coronavirus
American schools abruptly closed their doors in March 2020 to halt the spread of the novel coronavirus. Although some primary and secondary schools have since reopened for in-person instruction, some remain fully remote while others have opted for a hybrid method.
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Angels-Twins Game Canceled Due to COVID-19
The game was called off due to COVID-19 issues within the Twins organization, with at least one Twins player reportedly testing positive.
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Chicago opening COVID-19 vaccine clinic at Loretto Hospital
The city of Chicago announced plans Friday to open a COVID-19 vaccination program at a hospital where vaccine shipments were paused after reports the hospital acted with favoritism in dispensing the treatment.
WATCH LIVE: Gov. Wolf on COVID-19 vaccine progress and hesitancy in Pennsylvania
Gov. Tom Wolf is giving an update on vaccination progress in Pennsylvania, and talking about hesitancy by some to get the COVID-19 vaccine.
Study Finds COVID-19 Cases at Meat Processing Plants Caused $11 Billion in Economic Damages
The COVID-19 took its toll on the meatpacking industry, with infection rates and meatpacking plants causing some plants to slow or even shut down last spring. A new study from the University of California-Davis estimates 334,
DOH reports 38 fully vaccinated people were infected with COVID-19
Health experts said these cases are not unexpected as the vaccines are not 100% effective in preventing infection.
Health officials hold briefing after Franklin County moved to Level 4 on state's COVID-19 advisory map
The briefing comes after the Ohio Department of Health moved Franklin County up to Level 4 (Purple) in the state's advisory system to track the spread of COVID-19.
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Why COVID-19 vaccines can't change our DNA - DW fact checker Joscha Weber explains
More than 830 million vaccine doses have been administered as the biggest vaccination campaign in history continues in the fight against COVID-19. But still there is a lot of hesitancy and mistrust, fueled by online disinformation and fake news on the coronavirus. on
Pa. House Speaker Bryan Cutler tests positive for COVID-19
Pennsylvania House Speaker Bryan Cutler said Thursday morning he has tested positive for COVID-19 and said he is experiencing mild symptoms. Cutler had previously been in quarantine due to an exposure to someone with COVID-19.
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Shawnee County COVID-19 indicator rises five points
Shawnee County’s COVID-19 indicator rose from a score of two to a score of seven after cases and the hospital stress index rose. Shawnee county reported 116 cases between April 4 - April 10, the county’s indicator said,
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How Choctaw Nation, blood institute are helping COVID-19 patients
The Choctaws and Oklahoma Blood Institute kicked off supply efforts in a dedicated plasma drive on Jan. 21 at the nation’s headquarters in Durant.
American Bar Association
How Lawyers Are Making a Difference to Small Businesses Battling COVID-19
Clinic offers free guidance to those seeking federal, state, and city grants and loans, as well as limited-scope legal advice.
Baytown Sun
Reported COVID-19 cases below average
A below-average number of new COVID-19 cases was reported Wednesday, while deaths matched the Texas’ average, according to state health officials.
The Lancet
Tanzania's position on the COVID-19 pandemic
In a World Report about COVID-19 vaccine use in Tanzania,1 local context was not sufficiently considered to fully understand the country's position on the COVID-19 pandemic and its use of COVID-19 vaccines.
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Erie County COVID-19 vaccine tracker: 21% people fully vaccinated
Some 21% of people living in Erie County are fully vaccinated as of April 13, according to data from the Pennsylvania Department of Health. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention considers someone fully vaccinated two weeks after they've been given a single-dose shot (Johnson & Johnson) or a second shot (either Pfizer or Moderna).
40 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Lexington
The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department reported a total of 40 new cases of COVID-19 for Tuesday, April 13. No new deaths were reported. The new cases raised the city’s total to 33,921. The city’s death toll is 296.
COVID-19: Council agrees its negotiating mandate on the Digital Green Certificate
This certificate will facilitate safe and free movement during the COVID-19 pandemic by providing proof that a person has either been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result or recovered from COVID-19. The current epidemiological ...
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Malaysia reports 1,889 new COVID-19 cases, 8 more deaths
Malaysia reported 1889 new COVID-19 infections the health ministry said on Wednesday bringing the national total to 36582
Independent Florida Alligator
COVID-19 Update: UF quarantine numbers on- and off-campus drop steadily over week
A week after UF began vaccinating students, faculty and staff ages 16 and older, the university’s COVID-19 isolation numbers steadily decreased. Daily COVID-19 tests have also remained at a seven-day average positivity rate of 1% since March 12.
Maine Advises Pause for Johnson and Johnson COVID-19 Vaccine
This morning, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommended a pause in the use of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine out of an abundance of caution following reports of six cases of a rare and severe type of blood clot in recipients in the United States.
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Medvedev positive for Covid-19, withdraws from Monte Carlo
Daniil Medvedev has withdrawn from the Monte Carlo Masters after testing positive for Covid-19, the ATP Tour announced on Tuesday. "It's a big disappointment not to play in Monte-Carlo. My focus is now on recovery and I look forward to getting back out on ...