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Oxford University Coronavirus Vaccine Effective in Monkey Tests

Oxford University Coronavirus Vaccine Effective in Monkey Tests

Around 1,100 people are now part of the trial. David Warner, batting turned out to be prepared within the midst of lockdown, browsing, viral ... The UK government had pledged 20 million pounds to su...

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New York doctor who treated Covid-19 patients kills herself

New York doctor who treated Covid-19 patients kills herself

Just two days before, an EMT from the Bronx shot himself using his retired father's old NYPD gun. Tragic rookie paramedic John Mondello , 23, worked out of EMS Station 18 in The Bronx, which handl...

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Daily death reporting now includes all positive COVID-19 deaths

Daily death reporting now includes all positive COVID-19 deaths

The ONS statistics also show that of the 22,351 deaths registered in the week up to 17 April, 39.2%, or 8,758, mentioned COVID-19 on the death certificate. Are Covid-19 deaths being under-reported? ...

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CARES Act Funding Group Discusses County Funding

CARES Act Funding Group Discusses County Funding

In the event that students were forced to drop out due to the pandemic, Snell reports, "Students who dropout of school as a result of the Coronavirus wouldn't have that time away from school deducted ...

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Potential COVID-19 related syndrome is emerging in children

Potential COVID-19 related syndrome is emerging in children

On ITV's This Morning on Tuesday, Ranj Singh, a TV medic and children's doctor at London's St George's and St Thomas' hospitals, said: "On the surface, this alert would seem quite scary, but we've got...

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House reverses, will not return from recess next week

House reverses, will not return from recess next week

Critics claim that this move made it seem as if the money came primarily as a result of Trump's actions, instead of the result of an arduous process that required major contributions from both chamber...

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Promising Signs After Scientists Test Coronavirus Vaccine On Monkeys

Promising Signs After Scientists Test Coronavirus Vaccine On Monkeys

Chandra Datta, 34, who lives in Oxford, is working as a quality assurance manager at the university facility manufacturing the anti-viral vector vaccine - ChAdOx1 nCoV-19 - which started human trials ...

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102-Year-Old Woman Born During Spanish Flu Pandemic Beats Coronavirus

102-Year-Old Woman Born During Spanish Flu Pandemic Beats Coronavirus

Angelina Friedman , a resident at North Westchester Restorative Therapy and Nursing Center in NY state, was diagnosed with COVID-19 on March 21, while at the hospital for a minor, unrelated procedure....

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33 healthcare workers test coronavirus COVID-19 positive in Delhi`s Max hospital

33 healthcare workers test coronavirus COVID-19 positive in Delhi`s Max hospital

NDMC Commissioner Varsha Joshi told PTI the nurse tested positive late-Saturday. "These include two doctors and 23 nursing staff, while the remaining are technicians and support staff". Their result...

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US coronavirus deaths top Vietnam War toll: tracker

The earliest recorded death from COVID-19 in the USA resulted from a cardiac rupture caused by coronavirus infection, an autopsy report obtained by the San Francisco Chronicle showed. Dowd, a manage...

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Next year's Olympics will be cancelled if pandemic not over: Games chief

Next year's Olympics will be cancelled if pandemic not over: Games chief

As the outbreak has spread around the world, infecting nearly three million people and killing more than 200,000, experts have warned that the fight against the virus could be prolonged. Tokyo 2020 ba...

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Alberta records 247 new coronavirus cases, but no new deaths

Alberta records 247 new coronavirus cases, but no new deaths

As of Tuesday, there were 4,850 total cases of the coronavirus in Alberta, up by 154 from the day prior. About 1,100 of those cases are linked to the Cargill meatpacking plant in High River. The Edm...

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New COVID-19 death reported in Gallatin County

New COVID-19 death reported in Gallatin County

DSHS recently informed county health departments that NEDSS will no longer share negative test results , so that county health departments can focus on managing positive cases. The number of Dougla...

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Coronavirus: British Airways to cut 12,000 jobs as revenue slumps

Coronavirus: British Airways to cut 12,000 jobs as revenue slumps

In April, British Airways also furloughed 22,626 employees. It swung into losses in the first quarter, with its operating profit, excluding "exceptional" items, down from €135 million a year ago to ...

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World Health Organization warns against coronavirus immunity passports

World Health Organization warns against coronavirus immunity passports

The European countries must find, isolate, test and treat all cases of COVID-19 while easing their containment measures, World Health Organisation (WHO) Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus sai...

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Oxford's Jenner Institute hopes to develop COVID-19 vaccine by September

For mores stories go to www.BusinessInsider.co.za . Poonawalla said he hoped trials of the Oxford vaccine, due to finish in about September, would be successful. "(The government) are very happy ...

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Pug becomes first dog to test positive for coronavirus in U.S.

McLean and her family of four are fresh out of quarantine. Winston, a pug in Chapel Hill, N.C., was positive for COVID-19 after being tested as part of a Duke University study, according to local ne...

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UK’s NHS warns of rise in children with new illness

UK’s NHS warns of rise in children with new illness

NHS England confirmed it had shared the warning through its incident teams to clinical commissioning groups and hospital trusts. "Although it is very significant for those children who do get it, t...

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No timeline for the phased reopening of the Ontario economy

No timeline for the phased reopening of the Ontario economy

Meanwhile, the number of COVID-19 tests fell by nearly 16 per cent in Tuesday's daily government report, despite a push to do more testing. "That's not something any of us want to hear, it certainly w...

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Coronavirus, ONS figures show one in four deaths in Norfolk care homes

Coronavirus, ONS figures show one in four deaths in Norfolk care homes

Of deaths involving Covid-19 registered up to week 16, 77.4 per cent - 14,796 deaths - occurred in hospital with the remainder occurring in care homes, private homes and hospices. "There's still wides...

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Governor asks all Kentuckians to wear masks in public

Governor asks all Kentuckians to wear masks in public

The governor said that "existing Kentucky law already fully protects children from being denied life-saving medical care and treatment when they are born". Phase Two was scheduled for May 6 and in...

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Coronavirus French PM announces end of Ligue 1 Ligue 2 seasons

Coronavirus French PM announces end of Ligue 1 Ligue 2 seasons

Philippe's government faces a delicate balancing act, keen to relieve the mounting frustration of people holed up in their homes since mid-March without heightening the risk of a second wave of infect...

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14 cases of COVID-19 confirmed at southern Alberta First Nation

The Edmonton zone has 475 cases, the south zone has 510 cases, the north zone has 173 cases, the central zone has 83 cases and 28 cases have yet to be confirmed. In addition, Bearspaw First Nation has...

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CDC adds 6 new symptoms to list of possible Covid signs

CDC adds 6 new symptoms to list of possible Covid signs

The first most significant symptoms of the disease are fever, a dry and persistent cough, and shortness of breath. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention or CDC, which tracks diseases global...

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Community divided over government tracing app

Community divided over government tracing app

APP developer Paul Collins downloaded the COVIDsafe app yesterday morning and encouraged his family and friends to do the same. Based on Singapore's TraceTogether software, the app uses Bluetoo...

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Blue Angels and Thunderbirds Fly Over NYC to Honor Health Workers

Blue Angels and Thunderbirds Fly Over NYC to Honor Health Workers

The event joins other tributes that have included everything from light shows at the top of the Empire State Building to giant hearts mowed into the lawn at Bryant Park. The 30-minute joint flyo...

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Judge overturns IL stay-at-home order

Judge overturns IL stay-at-home order

Since then, he has declared IL in a state of continued disaster, and extended the order - a move that Bailey argued was illegal and outside the bounds of the governor's emergency powers. "In collabora...

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Official figures reveal coronavirus care home deaths in Cumbria

Official figures reveal coronavirus care home deaths in Cumbria

By comparison, the United Kingdom government said 14,451 people died from the disease in England and Wales up to April 17. The ONS figures are higher than those issued by the Department of Health...

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United Kingdom issues warning over possible coronavirus-linked illness in kids

United Kingdom issues warning over possible coronavirus-linked illness in kids

In a letter from the NHS , doctors were warned of a rise in children of all ages presenting with a "multi-system inflammatory state requiring intensive care" over the past three weeks. Nevertheless, ...

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How Queensland is lifting strict stay-at-home restrictions

The new ruling was relief to Shop, Distributive and Allied Employees' Association state secretary Chris Gazenbeek, who said retail and fast food workers had borne the brunt of customer abuse during th...

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Plans to ease restrictions being made cautiously: Henry

Dix also noted that use of health care has increased since concerns were raised two weeks ago regarding the large drop in the number of people visiting emergency rooms in the province. Fraser Health s...

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MI state lawmaker apologizes for wearing apparent Confeder

MI state lawmaker apologizes for wearing apparent Confeder

He also revealed his wife made the mask and told him to wear it, and he knew it would " raise some eyebrows ". In a graphic provided by WLNS , it's clear that neither of those state flags resemble th...

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Gov. Abbott: Texas Kicking Off Phase One of Reopening this Week

Gov. Abbott: Texas Kicking Off Phase One of Reopening this Week

Texas has the third most virus recoveries, Abbott said, adding that recoveries will soon exceed the number of active cases. The state of play: Abbott said at a press conference that all retail s...

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Serum Institute to initiate COVID-19 vaccine trial in few weeks

Serum Institute to initiate COVID-19 vaccine trial in few weeks

India is among the largest manufacturer of generic drugs and vaccines in the world. Four weeks later, all six monkeys were healthy and showed no signs of COVID-19, the disease caused by the virus. H...

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No Hard Dates To Reopen Ontario Economy

No Hard Dates To Reopen Ontario Economy

The first includes reopening businesses that can modify their operations to meet current public health standards. In Stage 3 , all workplaces will be open. There are almost 15,000 confirmed cases o...

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