Wuhan evacuee in Texas is the 15th American with coronavirus

CDC officials said it appeared the two San Diego patients were separately exposed to the virus in China. A labeling error caused a person infected with the novel coronavirus to be mistakenly released from a hospital and returned to a San Dieg... More..

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Health Center sees rise of flu cases
by | Friday, February 14, 2020

Health Center sees rise of flu cases

Seventy-eight influenza-associated pediatric deaths have been reported to the Centers for Disease Control so far during the 2019-2020 season. Typical symptoms are the traditional fever, headache, body aches, ...More..

by | Friday, February 14, 2020

The 15th United States case of coronavirus is an evacuee in Texas

It was the third evacuee and first at Lackland to test positive, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said a statement while noting that there will likely be additional cases among people recentl...More..

2nd case of new coronavirus confirmed among China evacuees
by | Thursday, February 13, 2020

2nd case of new coronavirus confirmed among China evacuees

These kits could potentially avoid the delays that happen when labs have to send their samples to the CDC for testing, she said. Dr. Nancy Messonnier , director of the National Center for Immunization and Re...More..

Former Shanghai mayor appointed Party chief of China's Hubei Province
by | Thursday, February 13, 2020

Former Shanghai mayor appointed Party chief of China's Hubei Province

CCP's Hubei Secretary Jiang Chaoliang (蔣超良) and Wuhan chief Ma Guoqiang (馬國強) were both stripped of their titles and will be replaced by Shanghai Mayor Ying Yong (應勇) and former Jinan Secretary Wang Zhonglin (王...More..

Coronavirus confirmed in San Diego, Calif.
by | Thursday, February 13, 2020

Coronavirus confirmed in San Diego, Calif.

UC San Diego Health spokeswoman Yadira Galindo said in an email that the patient left the hospital "the same way they arrived with all precautions taken". Hundreds of people, including U.S. State Department ...More..

by | Thursday, February 13, 2020

Some coronavirus test kits shipped around United States are flawed, CDC claims

In this photo released by Xinhua News Agency, Chinese President Xi Jinping, centre, wearing a protective face mask waves as he inspects the novel coronavirus pneumonia prevention and control work at a neighbo...More..

Pentagon budget includes more spending on nuke arsenal, less on shipbuilding
by | Thursday, February 13, 2020

Pentagon budget includes more spending on nuke arsenal, less on shipbuilding

Trump's 2021 budget also proposed 150 million USA dollars for the creation of a US uranium reserve as the administration seeks to help struggling producers of the fuel for nuclear power reactors. "He is going...More..

Coronavirus 'super spreader' released from London hospital
by | Thursday, February 13, 2020

Coronavirus 'super spreader' released from London hospital

The Department of Health said last night an A&E worker at Worthing Hospital is one of the eight confirmed cases in the UK. Steve Walsh , 53, was discharged Wednesday from a London hospital after he was qua...More..

by | Thursday, February 13, 2020

China Moves to Ease Mounting Anger With Reset of Virus Fight

A Vietnamese health official wearing a protective suit amid concerns of the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak sprays disinfectant on a motorcyle at a checkpoint in Son Loi commune in Vinh Phuc province on Thursda...More..

China sacks party chiefs at virus epicentre
by | Thursday, February 13, 2020

China sacks party chiefs at virus epicentre

In another development, the Chinese Communist Party, led by Xi, has replaced Jiang Chaoliang as secretary of its Hubei Provincial Committee with Ying Yong, former Shanghai mayor, state-run media reported Thursd...More..

Coronavirus death toll leaps in Hubei
by | Thursday, February 13, 2020

Coronavirus death toll leaps in Hubei

Hubei province is ground zero of new coronavirus that continues to kill dozens on nearly a daily basis. The epidemic has threatened to harm the Chinese economy, the world's second-largest, with ANZ bank war...More..

Coronavirus: First case in London as virus spreads to capital
by | Thursday, February 13, 2020

Coronavirus: First case in London as virus spreads to capital

The father-of-two was believed to have contracted the virus at Singapore's Grand Hyatt hotel during a conference hosted by the gas analysis company Servomex in January. He put himself in "self-isolation" after ...More..

Coronavirus death toll jumps by record 242 in just one day
by | Thursday, February 13, 2020

Coronavirus death toll jumps by record 242 in just one day

A total of 48,206 cases of COVID-19 are now being treated in Hubei province alone, majority in the city of Wuhan. Thursday's spike came as Hubei officials said they were correcting previous diagnoses to inclu...More..

by | Thursday, February 13, 2020

Coronavirus death toll leaps, party bosses in China's Hubei province sacked

The previous record rise in the toll was 103 on the February 10. The spike in the death toll came a day after markets were cheered when China reported its lowest number of new cases in two weeks, bolsteri...More..

by | Thursday, February 13, 2020

GKSD Investment Holdings to Bid to Buy NMC Health

NMC, which dismissed Muddy Waters's previous comments as "baseless", did not respond to a request for comment. "As for the notion that NMC might receive private equity bids, it's hard for us to believe they w...More..

Second Coronavirus Case Confirmed, Third Patient Under Investigation
by | Thursday, February 13, 2020

Second Coronavirus Case Confirmed, Third Patient Under Investigation

Eric Cioe-Pena, director of global health at Northwell Health in New Hyde Park, New York. The female's situation is that the 13th known instance of this virus in the United States of America and the earlies...More..

Outbreak will hit EVERY country after record day for outbreak deaths
by | Thursday, February 13, 2020

Outbreak will hit EVERY country after record day for outbreak deaths

Chinese scientists are testing two antiviral drugs against the new coronavirus and preliminary clinical trial results are weeks away, the co-chair of a World Health Organization (WHO) meeting said on Wednes...More..

Coronavirus could kill 45m warns top Hong Kong medical official
by | Thursday, February 13, 2020

Coronavirus could kill 45m warns top Hong Kong medical official

Health experts have sounded warnings after a cluster of cases were discovered in one Hong Kong family who shared a hotpot with a carrier from China over the Chinese New Year holidays. "Are 60 to 80% of the worl...More..

Daily deaths from coronavirus in China top 200 for 1st time
by | Thursday, February 13, 2020

Daily deaths from coronavirus in China top 200 for 1st time

On Wednesday, officials in Hubei had reported just over 1,600 new cases-the lowest figure since the beginning of February. Most of the cases and most of the deaths are in Hubei province. World Health Organizati...More..

by | Thursday, February 13, 2020

Number of daily coronavirus deaths spikes in China

It also said it had revised its old data and previous assessments of suspected cases. The two more British passengers on the Diamond Princess cruise ship brings the total number of Britons infected on the s...More..

WRAPUP 8-Coronavirus cases fall, experts disagree whether peak is near
by | Wednesday, February 12, 2020

WRAPUP 8-Coronavirus cases fall, experts disagree whether peak is near

The ministry's Command and Control Center (CCC) is following all the latest developments about the outbreak of the virus and is also coordinating with the relevant authorities to deal with the global issue. Off...More..

Sanders Wins New Hampshire Primary
by | Wednesday, February 12, 2020

Sanders Wins New Hampshire Primary

In 2020, Sanders has underperformed expectations in both Iowa and New Hampshire - with flat turnout in both states. The former vice president did indeed do so poorly - a projected fifth-place finish - that he...More..

Coronavirus 'super-spreader' speaks out from hospital quarantine
by | Wednesday, February 12, 2020

Coronavirus 'super-spreader' speaks out from hospital quarantine

He remains quarantined in hospital, but says his thoughts are with others who have contracted the virus . February 11: Mr Walsh goes public with his story, thanking the NHS and saying he is fully recovered...More..

Chinese app reveals if citizens have been in contact with the coronavirus
by | Wednesday, February 12, 2020

Chinese app reveals if citizens have been in contact with the coronavirus

Xinhua said the General Office of the State Council (an agency of the State Council that assists in the day-to-day administration of the Chinese government), state-owned enterprise China Electronics Technology...More..

by | Wednesday, February 12, 2020

New coronavirus gets official name of 'COVID-19'

The new reports bring the total number of cases on the ship, which has 3,700 passengers and crew on board, to 174. World Health Organization now calls the disease caused by the new virus as Corona Virus...More..

China's new virus cases fall again, deaths now exceed 1, 100
by | Wednesday, February 12, 2020

China's new virus cases fall again, deaths now exceed 1, 100

To date, it has infected more than 42,000 people in the country and killed 1,107. The Indonesian government has imposed a travel ban to and from mainland China since February 5 as well as temporary halt in li...More..

Trump proposes 1% federal pay rise as United States budget published
by | Wednesday, February 12, 2020

Trump proposes 1% federal pay rise as United States budget published

According to the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office, the deficit is projected to reach $1.02tn this year, as spending of $4.6tn outpaces $3.6tn in tax revenue. It also includes a request for an additi...More..

Coronavirus death toll in China tops 1100
by | Wednesday, February 12, 2020

Coronavirus death toll in China tops 1100

Most cases overseas have involved people who had been in Wuhan , the quarantined central Chinese city where the virus emerged late a year ago, or people infected by others who had been at the epicentre. Th...More..

Democrat Andrew Yang ends presidential bid
by | Wednesday, February 12, 2020

Democrat Andrew Yang ends presidential bid

Yang had no real path to the nomination, but his positive presence in the race will surely be missed. Democrat Andrew Yang on Tuesday ended his bid for the Democratic nomination for president. His fundraisi...More..

Patients of coronavirus-hit healthcare workers in Brighton being traced
by | Wednesday, February 12, 2020

Patients of coronavirus-hit healthcare workers in Brighton being traced

Centre for Disease Control (BCCDC). China needs more help in containing the coronavirus outbreak, says Fox News contributor Dr. Marc Siegel, associate professor of medicine at NYU Langone Medical Center. ...More..

New Hampshire poll shows Bernie Sanders surging, Joe Biden faltering
by | Wednesday, February 12, 2020

New Hampshire poll shows Bernie Sanders surging, Joe Biden faltering

The 78-year-old Vermont senator and the 38-year-old former mayor of South Bend, Indiana came top of the first contest in Iowa - marred by messy confusion about the result - giving each momentum as Democrats s...More..

Is 1 Dose Enough for HPV Vaccination?
by | Wednesday, February 12, 2020

Is 1 Dose Enough for HPV Vaccination?

The analysis is based on a study of 133,082 girls and women, half of whom were immunised with either one, two or three injections. It is the most aggressive among girls aged 16-17 years. One of the most ...More..

World Health Organization warns of 'very grave' global virus threat
by | Wednesday, February 12, 2020

World Health Organization warns of 'very grave' global virus threat

The name breaks down into four parts - "co" for corona, "vi" for virus, "d" for disease', and 19 for its year of genesis. Under a set of guidelines issued in 2015, World Health Organization advises agains...More..

New coronavirus case in the U.S.
by | Wednesday, February 12, 2020

New coronavirus case in the U.S.

The individual was taken to the University of California San Diego Medical Center for treatment, 10News said, citing an official familiar with the situation. Now, if you're presenting after travel to the Hube...More..