Medicine


Donald Trump Names Peter Navarro Defense Production Act Coordinator Donald Trump Names Peter Navarro Defense Production Act Coordinator
- March 28, 2020

Trump on Friday signed an order aimed at compelling General Motors to prioritize the production of ventilators under the Defense Production Act. Over the past week, GM and Ventec found global sources for all 700 necessary components in Ventec's multi-function ventilators. Andrew Cuomo, governor of NY, the USA region most heavily impacted by the coronavirus , has repeatedly pleaded with the government for more ventilators, with infections soaring. (more...)
COVID-19 patients fully recovered in B.C.; no new fatalities COVID-19 patients fully recovered in B.C.; no new fatalities
- March 28, 2020

The most likely outcome will be case numbers similar to or below levels in China's Hubei province, provincial health officials said at a morning briefing. In planning for a situation like Italy, where thousands of people have died, B.C. cancelled all elective surgeries to free up hospital beds and health care staff. (more...)
Final Year Medical Students Graduate Early To Help Tackle Coronavirus Final Year Medical Students Graduate Early To Help Tackle Coronavirus
- March 28, 2020

Speaking on Wednesday, NHS nationwide clinical supervisor Professor Stephen Powis (imagined) stated the Health Service is "genuinely astonished" at the number of individuals have actually registered to volunteer. They simply require a little bit of time to do all the essential checks.'. Writing on Twitter , Hancock called the news "fantastic". The NHS and the Prime Minister have thanked those who have offered to help some of the most vulnerable people in the community. (more...)
Coronavirus: Birmingham and Manchester temporary hospitals announced Coronavirus: Birmingham and Manchester temporary hospitals announced
- March 27, 2020

Its deputy chief executive Saffron Cordery said there was "mounting concern" among NHS staff that World Health Organisation (WHO) guidance on protective equipment was being watered down. And senior officials will reportedly ask doctors to sleep on site for as long as six-weeks at London's new Nightingale hospital. Reports from Thursday claim that the Ministry of Defence, which is helping to coordinate the National Health Service response, is scoping out between five and 13 other sites across ... (more...)
3D video shows the extent of lung damage in coronavirus patient 3D video shows the extent of lung damage in coronavirus patient
- March 27, 2020

Mortman also shared that since becoming extremely ill, the patient now requires a ventilator so he can breathe, which is already in its highest setting but is still not enough and that he needs another machine that helps in circulating and oxygenating his blood. (more...)
NHS Volunteer Scheme Launched To Support Front Line Workers NHS Volunteer Scheme Launched To Support Front Line Workers
- March 27, 2020

All volunteers will need to undertake training and background checks and will have to upload identity documents, driving license (for any driving related tasks), confirmation that they have insurance (if applicable) and any other role-related information. (more...)
New York Hospitals Are Calling For Blood Plasma Donations From Coronavirus Survivors New York Hospitals Are Calling For Blood Plasma Donations From Coronavirus Survivors
- March 27, 2020

NYC hospitals are being overwhelmed by a tsunami of COVID-19 positive patients. The treatment, however, won't be for those in advanced stages of the disease. According to a press release from the Prime Minister's Office, the biotech company was the first company in North America to receive a blood sample from a convalescent patient, and within days was able to identity more than 500 human antibodies that had the potential to be used in a treatment. (more...)
Coronavirus: Up to 10 more United Kingdom sites could become makeshift hospitals Coronavirus: Up to 10 more United Kingdom sites could become makeshift hospitals
- March 27, 2020

XCeL London in Newham, which hosts ICE London every year and has a capacity of almost 70,000 visitors, will be turned into The NHS Nightingale Hospital after it was visited by planners from the Ministry of Defence. "It is crucial that everyone plays their part in the national effort, working with the government to combat the spread of the coronavirus and save lives". (more...)
Pelosi Celebrates Stimulus Bill Passage: 'Bipartisan Legislation' Pelosi Celebrates Stimulus Bill Passage: 'Bipartisan Legislation'
- March 27, 2020

But immediately after helping steer bipartisan negotiations to pass the largest financial aid package in US history, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) riled his critics with his response to a female reporter who had asked why there wasn't any public debate on the bill. (more...)
Passengers must now isolate in hotels, with army enforcing rules Passengers must now isolate in hotels, with army enforcing rules
- March 27, 2020

Anyone who arrives back in Australia from overseas will be ordered to self isolate in a hotel for two weeks before they can return to their own home. "Even though we have to be isolated, no Australian should have to go through this alone", he said. (more...)
NHS workers saluted during Clap for Carers NHS workers saluted during Clap for Carers
- March 27, 2020

The initiative, called " Clap for Our Carers' , was led by British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and his Finance Minister Rishi Sunak". People across the area also took to social media afterwards to thank others for taking part - with many describing the emotions brought about by the moment of togetherness. (more...)
Wake County coronavirus cases reach triple digits as county issues stay-at-home order Wake County coronavirus cases reach triple digits as county issues stay-at-home order
- March 27, 2020

While San Luis Obispo County attempts to negotiate an agreement with Cal Poly over the creation of a temporary medical facility at the recreation center, the number of USA residents infested with the coronavirus surges by both Italy and China. (more...)
Could Loss of Smell and Taste Be a Symptom of Coronavirus? Could Loss of Smell and Taste Be a Symptom of Coronavirus?
- March 27, 2020

Dressed in full protective gear a healthcare worker collects a sample from a man sitting inside his vehicle as part of the operations of a coronavirus mobile testing unit. The American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery recommends that loss of smell be added to the list of symptoms to screen for coronavirus. (more...)
Katrina Kaif gives a tutorial on how to clean utensils Katrina Kaif gives a tutorial on how to clean utensils
- March 27, 2020

The actress had to go through a hard time as her last film did average business at the box-office. What's more, once the chore got done, Katrina had other imaginative ideas to put the broom to good use. Amitabh Bachchan and Katrina Kaif have worked in many films namely Boom (2003), Sarkar (2005) and the latest being Thugs of Hindostan released in 2018. (more...)
Daughter, 21, believed to be youngest in United Kingdom to die from coronavirus Daughter, 21, believed to be youngest in United Kingdom to die from coronavirus
- March 27, 2020

Chloe Middleton, from High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, is believed to have died from COVID-19 on 21 March. Middleton's aunt, Emily Mistry, said Chloe had "no underlying health issues". DO YOUR BIT. Protect yourselves and protect others!"The virus isn't spreading, PEOPLE are spreading the virus". Health officials have not confirmed the death or its cause, the Guardian reported. (more...)
Crocs sending free pair of shoes to healthcare workers Crocs sending free pair of shoes to healthcare workers
- March 27, 2020

Crocs President and CEO Andrew Rees told FOX31 and Channel 2 that Crocs had received requests for shoes from healthcare workers as they need shoes that are easy to remove and clean. The brand's mission of "be comfortable in your own shoes" is more relevant now than ever as the healthcare industry has embraced Crocs' shoes due to their comfort and durability during long shifts. (more...)
COVID cases in Lynn Valley care home continue to climb COVID cases in Lynn Valley care home continue to climb
- March 27, 2020

As of March 26, Dix says that the province has 3,903 total beds vacant in the acute care system, with 371 vacant critical care beds. "People are feeling a lot of fear and anxiety and they need to be able to depend on the comfort and stability of home right now", Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing Selina Robinson said. (more...)
Dyson to provide 10,000 ventilators for the NHS Dyson to provide 10,000 ventilators for the NHS
- March 27, 2020

His device is called the CoVent and is specifically meant to support coronavirus patients. Founder James Dyson designed a new one in just 10 days at the request of UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson. "This is clearly a time of grave worldwide crisis, I will therefore donate 5,000 units to the global effort, 1,000 of which will go to the United Kingdom". (more...)
Farah Khan reprimanded Bollywood celebrities, said- Have mercy on us … Farah Khan reprimanded Bollywood celebrities, said- Have mercy on us …
- March 26, 2020

Farah Khan seems to have got angry with Bollywood stars who are posting their home workout videos on Instagram regularly. She further added that she will unfollow those who continue to send the workout videos and has requested them to not feel bad if she does so. (more...)
21-year-old woman with 'no underlying health conditions' dies of coronavirus 21-year-old woman with 'no underlying health conditions' dies of coronavirus
- March 26, 2020

The number of coronavirus deaths in the United Kingdom has risen to 463 as of Wednesday from 422 on Tuesday, the British government said, adding that more than 9,500 COVID-19 cases have now been reported in the country. "The reality of this virus is only just unfolding before our very eyes", she added. "Please, please adhere to government guidelines". Her sister Amy added: "My kids couldn't have had a more loving insane nut case for an aunty and we wouldn't have had it any other way". (more...)

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