U.S. urges citizens to avoid travel to Italy

Speaking about two of the cases, Dr. Chris Spitters, interim health officer for the Snohomish Health District, told reporters in Shoreline, Washington: "Those probably aren't the first two cases of person-to-person transmission in the U.S". More..

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Coronavirus: Aer Lingus confirms passenger travelled on airline from Italy to Dublin
by | Saturday, February 29, 2020

Coronavirus: Aer Lingus confirms passenger travelled on airline from Italy to Dublin

Above all, he says information about the Coronavirus should come from health experts only. "Close contact involves either face to face contact or spending more than 15 minutes within 2 metres of an infected...More..

California Confirms Second Coronavirus Case of 'Unknown Origin'
by | Saturday, February 29, 2020

California Confirms Second Coronavirus Case of 'Unknown Origin'

In Southern California's Orange County, the city of Costa Mesa went to court to prevent state and federal health officials from transferring dozens of people exposed to the virus aboard a cruise ship in Japan t...More..

Apple and J&J launch Heartline Study to detect AFib using Apple Watch
by | Saturday, February 29, 2020

Apple and J&J launch Heartline Study to detect AFib using Apple Watch

The Apple Watch , nevertheless, has not just been a success in the smartwatch sector, yet additionally the wellness technology market, with the ECG function on its Series 4 and also Series 5 watches, that ha...More..

Jacinda Ardern to press Scott Morrison on issue of forced deportations
by | Saturday, February 29, 2020

Jacinda Ardern to press Scott Morrison on issue of forced deportations

Ms Ardern said that Australia is well within its rights to deport individuals who break the local laws. That's the advice of Queenland's chief medical officer Jeanette Young as one of two new COVID-19 cases c...More..

Ontario confirms seventh coronavirus case; man had travelled to Iran
by | Saturday, February 29, 2020

Ontario confirms seventh coronavirus case; man had travelled to Iran

He arrived in Toronto on February 20 and went to the Scarborough Health Network's General Hospital's emergency department on Thursday. The man was discharged home the same day and, per protocols, went into self...More..

by | Saturday, February 29, 2020

Mass. Public Health Lab Can Now Test For New Coronavirus, Speeding Results

The patient is in serious condition and has been intubated, according to California Rep. John Garamendi. "But now we need to add other public health tools to the mix", Dr. Four days later, the CDC ordered the t...More..

Coronavirus: Timeline of confirmed cases in the UK
by | Saturday, February 29, 2020

Coronavirus: Timeline of confirmed cases in the UK

Public Health England said it was working with Surrey County Council to contact people who had "close contact" with the Surrey coronavirus case. The annoucement from the Welsh medical authority follows the ...More..

Delta reduces flights to South Korea as virus outbreak spreads
by | Saturday, February 29, 2020

Delta reduces flights to South Korea as virus outbreak spreads

On Wednesday, Hawaiian Airways Inc reported it would suspend its five-periods-weekly assistance between Honolulu and Seoul-Incheon commencing on Monday by April 30. New Delta flights were planned between Seoul ...More..

Early voting in the Texas Primary ends tonight
by | Saturday, February 29, 2020

Early voting in the Texas Primary ends tonight

No Party Preference Voters - Voting for President No Party Preference voters do not have to wait until Election Day to request a "crossover" ballot with Democratic, Libertarian, or American Independent Party pr...More..

United Kingdom confirms two new COVID-19 cases
by | Friday, February 28, 2020

United Kingdom confirms two new COVID-19 cases

Those infected are all contacts of Mr Walsh and Public Health England (PHE) confirms two are healthcare workers. Public health chiefs are also anxious by the unnamed doctor's diagnosis because his wife is als...More..

There are Confirmed COVID-19 Cases in more than 50 Countries
by | Friday, February 28, 2020

There are Confirmed COVID-19 Cases in more than 50 Countries

Recently, the number of new cases announced daily outside China has outstripped the number of new cases within China. Several governments have advised against travel to Italy - which has 400 cases and 1...More..

New Zealand’s Jacinda Ardern takes Australian prime minister to task over deportations
by | Friday, February 28, 2020

New Zealand’s Jacinda Ardern takes Australian prime minister to task over deportations

She was highly critical of the way New Zealanders living in Australia were being treated. That is their home. She urged Australia to adopt New Zealand's approach to foreign criminals by stop deporting New Z...More..

Ontario's sixth patient confirmed to have coronavirus is husband to existing patient
by | Friday, February 28, 2020

Ontario's sixth patient confirmed to have coronavirus is husband to existing patient

Up to this point, only people who had traveled to China or people who were directly exposed to them were at risk of getting COVID-19, but that's beginning change as the virus spreads in Italy and the Middle Eas...More..

by | Friday, February 28, 2020

Diamond Princess passenger becomes first British person to die of coronavirus

The pair, the first South Africans confirmed to have the virus, are being cared for in Japan but they do not show symptoms of the illness linked to COVID-19, South Africa's health ministry said. The man was one...More..

Eighth person in OH tested for COVID-19 coronavirus
by | Friday, February 28, 2020

Eighth person in OH tested for COVID-19 coronavirus

The information on the number of cases is based on reports from countries in the 24 hours up to 10:00 a.m., local time. "No country should assume it won't get cases, that would be a fatal mistake, quite liter...More..

by | Friday, February 28, 2020

First US 'Community Spread' Coronavirus Reported

Newsom said some of the cases being monitored were individuals who had returned from to the USA on repatriation flights from other parts of the world. California Governor Newsom who expressed frustration over...More..

COVID-19 case tally: 82550 cases, 2810 deaths
by | Friday, February 28, 2020

COVID-19 case tally: 82550 cases, 2810 deaths

If you develop coronavirus symptoms, contact your healthcare provider, and tell them about your symptoms and your travel or exposure to a coronavirus patient. The Islamic Republic imposed domestic travel re...More..

U.S. CDC confirms 59 coronavirus cases, including repatriated citizens
by | Friday, February 28, 2020

U.S. CDC confirms 59 coronavirus cases, including repatriated citizens

State and federal health officials disagreed about when doctors first requested the woman be tested. The new virus is a member of the coronavirus family that's a close cousin to the Sars and Mers viruses th...More..

Biden: 2020 Dems Should Think About Dropping out After South Carolina
by | Friday, February 28, 2020

Biden: 2020 Dems Should Think About Dropping out After South Carolina

No Republican or Democratic convention has gone beyond a single ballot since 1952. Sanders also topped the other candidates of the category measuring which candidate impressed the most. Sanders said on T...More..

Coronavirus outbreak at 'decisive point' -WHO chief
by | Friday, February 28, 2020

Coronavirus outbreak at 'decisive point' -WHO chief

Tehran also imposed domestic travel restrictions for confirmed or suspected cases and slapped curbs on visits to major Muslim pilgrimage sites, while Iran's neighbors have shut their borders. There are 60 c...More..

Clark County Public Health watching 12 people for coronavirus
by | Friday, February 28, 2020

Clark County Public Health watching 12 people for coronavirus

A total of 608 individuals have been under quarantine and 377 have completed that monitoring. There are 231 people in this state that are in self-quarantine as a result of precautions of the Covid 19--Cornona...More..

Northern California city struggles with coronavirus mystery
by | Friday, February 28, 2020

Northern California city struggles with coronavirus mystery

In the recent California case, the patient was brought to UC Davis Medical Center on February 19, but testing was delayed for four days, because the CDC said the patient "did not fit the existing CDC criteria" ...More..

Coronavirus Has Now Spread To Every Continent Bar Antarctica
by | Friday, February 28, 2020

Coronavirus Has Now Spread To Every Continent Bar Antarctica

He added that members of the public who have visited the affected regions and who may have symptoms are advised to self-isolate at home, and to get in contact with their GP. An isolation ward has also been put ...More..

Canada prepared to monitor for community spread of COVID-19: Tam
by | Friday, February 28, 2020

Canada prepared to monitor for community spread of COVID-19: Tam

David Williams said in a statement issued on Thursday. "I think that's actually something that all countries should be moving toward as well", she said. Despite the new case, health officials are reminding ...More..

Warren unloads on Bloomberg at Dem debate
by | Friday, February 28, 2020

Warren unloads on Bloomberg at Dem debate

From there, Matthews continued to question Warren's assertion, asking, "You believe he's that kind of person who did that?" On Tuesday, Bloomberg was asked if the women took his jokes wrong or if he was wrong...More..

by | Friday, February 28, 2020

United States patient with coronavirus of unknown origin was denied test for days

The test being used by USA health officials takes just four to six hours to perform once it's in a lab. This was announced by CDC in a press statement on Wednesday (26 February) after the infected cas...More..

Virus spreads globally - but don't panic yet
by | Friday, February 28, 2020

Virus spreads globally - but don't panic yet

In a briefing Thursday, Tam says Canada has methods to monitor for possible spread of the virus at the community level - systems that are typically used to monitor influenza - and if public-health agencies disc...More..

California's latest coronavirus case wasn't tested for several days
by | Friday, February 28, 2020

California's latest coronavirus case wasn't tested for several days

But now testing is also appropriate if such symptoms exist and flu and other respiratory illnesses have been ruled out and no source of exposure has been identified. But Newsom described an aggressive effort to...More..

Australia
by | Friday, February 28, 2020

Australia "ahead of the curve" on COVID-19 response: Prof. Paul Kelly

On Wednesday the World Health Organisation (WHO) said 459 new cases had been reported by 37 countries over the past 24 hours, compared with 412 by China. "This virus has pandemic potential", WHO Director-Ge...More..

Fact Check: Mike Bloomberg Claims Russia Is Working to Reelect Trump
by | Friday, February 28, 2020

Fact Check: Mike Bloomberg Claims Russia Is Working to Reelect Trump

This is all a big scam between Intel and the Democrats. They affirmed the Pierson did not tell lawmakers that Russian Federation was working to re-elect Trump and that the issue required nuance. Adam Schiff ...More..

Biotech company says coronavirus vaccine ready for initial tests
by | Thursday, February 27, 2020

Biotech company says coronavirus vaccine ready for initial tests

It is only through a constant research and development, the vaccine can be called a success. Meanwhile, the death toll due to the deadly coronavirus had increased to 2715 in China on Wednesday. Moderna sc...More..

Doctors were wrong: Woman had 'auto-brewery' in bladder, not drinking problem
by | Thursday, February 27, 2020

Doctors were wrong: Woman had 'auto-brewery' in bladder, not drinking problem

This woman, however, didn't present any of these symptoms since her bladder produced the alcohol. In the new case, doctors became aware of what seems to be a related syndrome, after attending upon a 61-ye...More..

Expert warns there are 'definitely thousands' of coronavirus cases in Italy
by | Thursday, February 27, 2020

Expert warns there are 'definitely thousands' of coronavirus cases in Italy

The letter indicates that children were not in any of the towns listed as Category 1 on the PHA guidance and that school will operate as normal tomorrow. One mother, who didn't wish to be named, feared students...More..

by | Thursday, February 27, 2020

New Coronavirus Case Being Treated In Sacramento County, First Of Unknown Origin

Davis said. There was some delay between doctors' initial request to the CDC for a coronavirus test, however. According to The Washington Post , it's the first case of unknown origin in the United States, ...More..