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Stories about Medical

Apr 05 2020

Production of Counterfeit Medical Face Masks Spikes Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

Photo (c) Pollyana Ventura - Getty ImagesWearing a face covering may help reduce your risk of getting the coronavirus, but a mask shouldn't be the only line of defense ag...

Apr 04 2020

Construction businesses among those told to close Saturday

The Premier of Ontario, Doug Ford says all industrial construction sites that are not building essential infrastructure projects will have to shut down and the few left o...

Apr 04 2020

Pelosi, Mnuchin Infrastructure Talks Are Accelerating

Mrs. Pelosi has also said she envisions a phase-four bill would pay for some growing workplace needs: medical leave, more protections for those at risk of infection, go...

Apr 03 2020

Alberta now has eight deaths from COVID-19

One resident also remains in hospital for treatment. As of Wednesday, 871 people across Alberta had tested positive for the novel coronavirus . As a result, there was ...

Apr 03 2020

Kemp announces shelter in place order for Georgia

Toomey..." "Well, we didn't know that until the last 24 hours", he added. Kemp's claim that he only learned on Tuesday that people can spread Covid-19 without knowing...

Apr 02 2020

Malaria medicine 'Hydroxychloroquine' being administered to 1,100 COVID19 patients in NY

Last week, French health authorities permitted the use of the anti-malarial drug chloroquine to treat COVID-19 patients who are in serious condition and under strict me...

Apr 02 2020

Loss of taste, smell key Covid-19 symptoms

The World Health Organization last week announced that it is investigating the link. But in this rapidly evolving situation, this may change. This is because these elem...

Apr 01 2020

CDC considering recommending Americans wear face masks in public

World Health Organization also wants to maximise the availability of face masks to medical staff due to the shortage so that people do not stock buy on masks if they do n...

Apr 01 2020

Cabin crew to join medics at NHS Nightingale

His first aid training and security clearance mean he is a desirable recruit for the new hospitals, as does his experience working in what can be a high-stress environmen...

Apr 01 2020

Judge Stops Texas from Banning Abortions During Coronavirus Crisis

A new OH order is also unconstitutional if it prevents abortions from being carried out, a separate judge ruled Monday. Earlier this month, Ohio Attorney General Dave...

Apr 01 2020

No proof drug touted by Trump is effective against coronavirus

The US has started procuring malaria medicine "Hydroxychloroquine" for treating COVID-19 patients as it anticipates a favourable result from its ongoing treatment of ...

Apr 01 2020

Company fixing faulty ventilators — Governor Newsom

Overnight, Bloom Energy engineers developed a method to fix the ventilators and had all 24 refurbished by Saturday afternoon. After Los Angeles received 170 ventilators...

Apr 01 2020

Fitbit Charge 4 tracker adds onboard Global Positioning System and Spotify control

Many other apps fitness provide you with an estimate of spent moving, but these measurements are often connected to footsteps rather than heart rate and are therefore les...

Mar 31 2020

UN, US Mission donate 250,000 face masks to medical professionals in NYC

It's expected to bolster a besieged health care system by treating non-coronavirus patients while hospitals treat people with COVID-19. 'I made a direct request to the ...

Mar 31 2020

Coronavirus patients 'still infectious for 8 days after recovery

Musician Alan Merrill, co-writer and singer of the original version of "I Love Rock "n" Roll", breathed his last on Sunday due to complications from coronavirus, at the a...

Mar 31 2020

Province identifies 92 new cases of COVID-19 in past 24 hours

The province is planning for the worst, the premier said, with the rental supplement covering all of the roughly 500,000 renters in B.C. and will go towards renters exper...

Mar 30 2020

President Trump on Hand as Navy Hospital Ship Leaves for NYC

The number of confirmed cases of COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus, continue to climb in New York , Cuomo said. At Naval Station Norfolk, the presi...

Mar 29 2020

FL Gov.: Quarantine order expands to Lousiana, road checkpoints coming

The Florida Highway Patrol will install checkpoints on the major roads along the Alabama-Florida state line and screen drivers from Louisiana , with the exception of tho...

Mar 29 2020

Unemployment claims surge in New York State

Initial claims for UI increased by a minimum of 284% in each of New York's 10 labor market regions. But the Bureau of Labor Statistics show just 80,334 New Yorkers appl...

Mar 29 2020

British PM Boris Johnson says he's tested positive for coronavirus

He added that he will "continue to lead the government's response via video-conference as we fight this virus". On Friday, Prime Minister Johnson announced that he test...