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A 39-year-old woman with no chronic health problems died days after getting her second coronavirus vaccine. Though her autopsy findings are still awaiting, Kurill’s relatives told the news channel that she has no known health issues or pre-existing conditions. Ms. Kurill’s father, Alfred Hawley, told that his daughter felt good...
The U.S. is having a third vaccine to stop COVID-19, as the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) cleared a Johnson & Johnson shot on Saturday that operates for only one dose instead of two. Some were suspicious about the Johnson & Johnson vaccine because the reported effectiveness results were lower...
As the coronavirus pandemic took root in India, there were concerns that the world's second-most populated country's precarious health infrastructure would sink.
An elderly Italian woman has suffered horrendous side effects from contracting COVID-19. Doctors were forced to amputate three of her digits after diagnosing the woman in April 2020, calling the case study a “severe manifestation” of the disease in a new report published. Physicians were already aware that the coronavirus may wreak...
Windsor-Essex is making continued progress against the spread of COVID-19, but the region’s top public health official is cautioning that case counts are still higher than they were in the peak of the first wave. Windsor-Essex has had a total of 12,470 confirmed cases of the virus, including 11,855 people who have recovered. The...
U.S. government researchers found that two masks are better than one in slowing coronavirus spread, but health officials stopped short of recommending that everyone double up. Tightly fitted masks included using a cloth mask over a medical procedure mask, knotting the ear loops of the medical mask, and tucking in...
A study published Wednesday in the Canadian Medical Association Journal (CMAJ) found the risk of death from COVID-19 was 3.5 times higher than from influenza. The numbers put a figure on the severity of the novel coronavirus , which experts have been speaking to since the pandemic began. The study analyzed hospitalized cases of COVID and influenza between...
According to a recent research, a more infectious version of the coronavirus first identified in Britain is circulating quickly in the United States, doubling about every 10 days.
The latest numbers of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Canada on Sunday Feb. 7, 2021. There are 804,260 confirmed cases in Canada.
Nearly two months into the largest vaccine rollout in U.S. history, Instagram continued to prominently feature anti-vaccination accounts in its search results, while Facebook groups railing against vaccines remained easy to find.