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Is the COVID-19 pandemic affecting dengue virus case numbers?

28 days ago   |   By ScienceDaily

The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in dramatic changes to human mobility, which has the potential to change the transmission dynamics of other infectious diseases. Now, researchers have found that social distancing has led to a significant increase in dengue infections in Thailand but no change in dengue in Singapore or Malaysia.
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Hospital Traces COVID Cluster to Break Room

Hospital Traces COVID Cluster to Break Room

28 days ago   |   By MedPageToday

A COVID-19 cluster involving 15 staff members at Holyoke Medical Center in western Massachusetts probably started in a break room, the hospital's chief executive said.
"We traced it back to employees eating a meal together in...
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United to Give Travelers Free COVID-19 Tests on Select Newark-London Flights

28 days ago   |   By Medscape

United Airlines said on Thursday it will offer free rapid COVID-19 tests to customers on select transatlantic flights, as part of a four-week pilot program aimed at eventually relaxing quarantines that have crippled air travel.
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Improved Illness Tx? Record for New Cases; 6 Months of 'COVID Toes'

Improved Illness Tx? Record for New Cases; 6 Months of 'COVID Toes'

28 days ago   |   By MedPageToday

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Are we learning how to manage the disease? Survival among seriously ill patients with COVID-19 has improved.
Taiwan just passed the 200-day mark...
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Andrews government weighs up single hospital for all COVID-19 cases

28 days ago   |   By Sydney Morning Herald

The Andrews government is in discussions about using a single "coronavirus hospital" to treat all COVID-19 patients as part of a plan aimed at freeing up the healthcare system.
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US once again running out of face masks as coronavirus cases surge, nursing...

US once again running out of face masks as coronavirus cases surge, nursing homes most vulnerable to supply shortage

Despite the fact that the situation regarding the United States' supply of personal protective equipment has greatly improved since the coronavirus pandemic began, the recent... Read more ...

Black Friday 2020 Deals On Home Gym Equipment And Fitness Gear

Black Friday 2020 Deals On Home Gym Equipment And Fitness Gear

This Black Friday, save on exercise equipment, workout machines and fitness accessories and gym clothes. Read more ...

Drugmaker AstraZeneca is Facing Tough Questions From Experts

Drugmaker AstraZeneca is Facing Tough Questions From Experts

After disclosing promising results from its COVID-19 vaccine trial earlier this week, drugmaker AstraZeneca is now facing tough questions from experts, especially after the... Read more ...

Existing Treatment Helps Save the Lives of COVID-19 Patients

Existing Treatment Helps Save the Lives of COVID-19 Patients

COVID-19 hospitalized patients could be saved by doctors by using an existing medical treatment at an earlier stage. Read more ...

Coronaviruses Closely Linked to SARS-CoV-2 Found in Lab Freezers

Coronaviruses Closely Linked to SARS-CoV-2 Found in Lab Freezers

Coronaviruses closely related to the COVID-19 pandemic was found in lab freezers in Cambodia and Japan, finds a new study. Read more ...

Coronavirus UK: Chris Whitty cagey on Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine

Coronavirus UK: Chris Whitty cagey on Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine

Chris Whitty refused to back the injection when asked about the controversy surrounding data from its late-stage trials at a Downing Street press conference. Read more ...

Almost 250,000 women are overdue cervical smear tests this year due to Covid-19

Almost 250,000 women are overdue cervical smear tests this year due to Covid-19

Some 3.2million women in England have been screened for the cancer in the last 12 months, down 240,000 on the 3.43million checked last year. The NHS shut down in March to free... Read more ...

Covaxin Phase-3 Clinical Trials Begin in AIIMS

Covaxin Phase-3 Clinical Trials Begin in AIIMS

COVID-19 vaccine Covaxin's Phase-3 human trials began at All India Institute of Medical Science in New Delhi on Thursday. Read more ...

Trump tells Pennsylvania state committee hearing that Dems 'cheated' in...

Trump tells Pennsylvania state committee hearing that Dems 'cheated' in election and he has evidence to prove it

President Donald Trump told the Pennsylvania State Senate hearing today that was gathered in an unofficial capacity to discuss alleged voter fraud in the presidential election... Read more ...

Oregon governor urges people to report coronavirus lockdown violators to law...

Oregon governor urges people to report coronavirus lockdown violators to law enforcement

Oregon Gov. Kate Brown urged people to report citizens who violate coronavirus lockdown orders to law enforcement. In a Nov. 20 interview with local media outlet KGW 8, Brown... Read more ...