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Promising Results for Experimental COVID-19 Vaccine in Early Testing: Pfizer

Promising Results for Experimental COVID-19 Vaccine in Early Testing: Pfizer

Early-stage human trials of vaccines are created to measure certain antibodies and other immune markers in the blood as an indicator of the body's readiness to fight an infection that then requires ...

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Nine New Cases of COVID-19 No Deaths Sunday

Nine New Cases of COVID-19 No Deaths Sunday

Ontario Health Minister Christine Elliott said 183 more cases are considered to be resolved, meaning there are now 45 fewer active cases in the province. Just 11 were reported in people under 19. Of...

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Jefferson County’s COVID-19 cases skyrocket 27.5% in a week

Curry County Public Health received notification from Curry General Hospital of three confirmed cases of COVID-19. With the holiday weekend, Health Officer Jason Tiller stated "Celebrate your freedo...

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Woolies staff forced to isolate

Woolies staff forced to isolate

On his 2nd day straight back at work on June 28 the man's manager noticed that he had flu-like symptoms and sent him off to get checked. The man works at Woolworths in Balmain and had spent two week...

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New Study Finds COVID-19 Mutating and Spreading Faster

New Study Finds COVID-19 Mutating and Spreading Faster

The unpublished research emphasizes that patients with the G variant have more virus in their bodies, "making them more likely to spread it to others". "We were looking to see if the range of antibodi...

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Trump blasts 'left-wing cultural revolution' at Mount Rushmore

Trump blasts 'left-wing cultural revolution' at Mount Rushmore

PHOTO: An aerial flypast takes place as President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump attend South Dakota's American Independence Day Mount Rushmore fireworks celebrations in Keystone, Sou...

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Britain Halts Trial of Hydroxychloroquine in Coronavirus Patients After No Benefit Found

Britain Halts Trial of Hydroxychloroquine in Coronavirus Patients After No Benefit Found

The risk of infection of majority (719) was considered high since they did not use protective masks and gloves. The study, which was widely reported on , pointed out that hydroxychloroquine, as wel...

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WHO Stops Hydroxychloroquine, HIV Drug Trials Among COVID-19 Patients

WHO Stops Hydroxychloroquine, HIV Drug Trials Among COVID-19 Patients

The International Steering Committee formulated the recommendation in light of the evidence for hydroxychloroquine vs standard-of-care and for lopinavir/ritonavir vs standard-of-care from the Solida...

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President Donald Trump Tweetstorm - The Saturday Edition

President Donald Trump Tweetstorm - The Saturday Edition

On Friday, more than 100 protesters, many Indigenous, lined the road leading to Mount Rushmore holding signs and playing Lakota music in 35C-degree heat. He warned of a far-left agenda that was teac...

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40 of 50 USA states confirm rising numbers of COVID-19 cases

In Texas, more than 6,500 COVID-19 patients were hospitalized - far exceeding the number of infected people in hospital beds for the month of April and May which was consistently below 2,000. unemploy...

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Effingham County Health Department Reports 3 New Cases Of COVID-19

Effingham County Health Department Reports 3 New Cases Of COVID-19

The state's new color-coded Public Health Advisory System lists Franklin County at Level 3, with an asterisk deeming it at severe risk of moving up to Level 4. New cases discovered on Friday pushed th...

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National consortium aims to finish local COVID-19 vaccine in 18 months

National consortium aims to finish local COVID-19 vaccine in 18 months

The clinical trial registry of India (CTRI) registration of the trial shows that it is a combined phase 1 and 2 trial registered only on July 1 and recruitment for the trial was to start by July 13. T...

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Passenger on Bris flight tests positive to COVID-19 after Melb visit

Passenger on Bris flight tests positive to COVID-19 after Melb visit

Fyles said the man had spent two weeks in hotel quarantine in Melbourne after returning from overseas then spent "a couple of days" with family in one of the 36 suburbs. "I do expect that we will be s...

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Governor provides update on COVID-19 in Montana

Governor provides update on COVID-19 in Montana

With today's update, the state Department of Health reported an average of 624 new cases per day since last Friday, an increase of just over 100 new cases per day on average compared to the previous w...

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Facebook Will Now Remind People To Wear Masks

Facebook Will Now Remind People To Wear Masks

The announcement followed the recent surge in COVID-19 cases in the US, as several states are implementing regulations, including wearing face masks in public. Which means that they can be spreading...

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California trucker shares heartbreaking message before passing from COVID-19

California trucker shares heartbreaking message before passing from COVID-19

He thanked friends for their support, and added: "Hopefully with God's help I'll be able to survive this". He died the next day. The Riverside County Office of Vital Records confirmed to NBC that ...

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Hydroxychloroquine Helps Coronavirus Patients Survive

Hydroxychloroquine Helps Coronavirus Patients Survive

Marcus Zervos , division head of infectious diseases at Henry Ford, said . The new study, published in the International Journal of Infectious Diseases , included more patients who were under 65 a...

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Here Is When India's First Coronavirus Vaccine Is Coming

Here Is When India's First Coronavirus Vaccine Is Coming

He notes Bharat Biotech is "working expeditiously" to meet the target but the final outcome will directly depend on the cooperation of all clinical trial sites involved in this project. In human tri...

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Google-Backed Groups Criticize Apple For Its New Privacy Changes

Google-Backed Groups Criticize Apple For Its New Privacy Changes

The tech company already informed game developers in February that they would be required to show proof that their games have a license before Jun 30, 2020 ends. Users can change their preferences at ...

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Another experimental covid-19 vaccine has shown promising early results

Another experimental covid-19 vaccine has shown promising early results

Pfizer share price surged over 8% in Thursday's session after the its U.S. parent firm said one of its Covid-19 vaccines showed encouraging results. It said the priliminary data for BNT162b1 was e...

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New Virus Threat on Horizon: G4 EA H1N1 Pig Flu

New Virus Threat on Horizon: G4 EA H1N1 Pig Flu

This strain of swine influenza has been common on Chinese pig farms since 2016, as mentioned above, but also replicates efficiently in human airways, according to a new study that was published this...

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Mutated, more virulent coronavirus strain now dominates globally

Mutated, more virulent coronavirus strain now dominates globally

Back in May, Dr Timothy Triche, co-director of the Center for Personalized Medicine at Children's Hospital Los Angeles told Technology Networks: "We, like many, are looking for the emergence of ...

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Face coverings to become mandatory in Scottish shops, says Nicola Sturgeon

Face coverings to become mandatory in Scottish shops, says Nicola Sturgeon

But she said in look at of the "major economic implications" of preserving the rule in all situations, she would allow for "exemptions for unique sectors" in which a 1m (3ft 3in) distance could be emp...

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3 deaths from COVID-19 in B.C

3 deaths from COVID-19 in B.C

Henry again stressed the importance of not allowing people with COVID-19 symptoms to board planes. By specific health region, Henry said this equates to 989 known cases in Vancouver Coastal Health, ...

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New COVID-19 numbers from Alberta at 3:30

New COVID-19 numbers from Alberta at 3:30

When Albertans last got an update on COVID-19, public health officials were monitoring four outbreaks linked to Edmonton restaurants and another at a highrise apartment building in downtown Calgary. D...

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In This State, the Party's Over

Friday, July 3, until 5 a.m. Monday, July 6. Newsom said the state would not be closing beaches, but modifying parking areas near beaches. The new rules mandate certain businesses stop indoor op...

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How to improve the mental health of those in professional services

Nick Carver, who oversees the trust, says the wellbeing of colleagues is a "top priority", and highlighted the importance of having regular conversations about mental health. Among respondents whose c...

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United Kingdom locks down city of Leicester after COVID-19 spike

United Kingdom locks down city of Leicester after COVID-19 spike

People have been ringing me up and saying they are leaving Leicester. According to a number of reports, there is a potential of over 30 places that could see a local lockdown amid the Leicester lock...

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Man Dies From COVID-19 One Day After Regretting "Stupidity" For Partying

AdvertisementThe US Centers for Disease Control warns that such conditions make people more vulnerable to COVID-19 . Macias was rushed to hospital the following day around 11am after struggling to ...

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California Halts Many Indoor Businesses In 19 Counties As Coronavirus Cases Spike

California Halts Many Indoor Businesses In 19 Counties As Coronavirus Cases Spike

The updated guidance will remain in place for at least three weeks. Also, all parking facilities at state beaches in the Bay Area and Southern California will be closed this weekend. outdoor activ...

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New swine flu strain with 'pandemic potential' identified in China

New swine flu strain with 'pandemic potential' identified in China

Scientists are calling the new virus G4 EA H1N1. While the novel coronavirus that causes COVID-19 continues to ravage the globe, scientists already have identified a swine-flu strain that has th...

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California rolls back reopening of bars, restaurants and indoor venues

California rolls back reopening of bars, restaurants and indoor venues

That makes up 7% of the state's capacity, with 62% of the state's hospital beds now being occupied. In all the hospitals across Los Angeles County , they have the ability to care for an increasing nu...

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Preliminary data shows new COVID-19 vaccine safe, effective

Preliminary data shows new COVID-19 vaccine safe, effective

In the second FDA Insight podcast, titled " All About COVID-19 Testing ", host Dr. Anand Shah, FDA's deputy commissioner for Medical and Scientific Affairs, is joined by Toby Lowe, associate director ...

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Coronavirus: US deaths could be 28% higher than official figures, warns study

Coronavirus: US deaths could be 28% higher than official figures, warns study

Of those deaths, more than 95,000 were attributed to COVID-19, the highly-infectious disease caused by the virus. But a new study by academics in the United States suggests the true figure for coro...

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Alabama students throwing dangerous ‘COVID parties,’ city councilor warns

Alabama students throwing dangerous ‘COVID parties,’ city councilor warns

This is a ideal example of sometimes when you win, you really lose. In his presentation, Smith, who wore a face mask, did not say what is being done to curb the behavior or what schools the student...

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