(KTIV) – South Dakota health officials have reported over 277 more cases of COVID-19 since Tuesday, bringing the state’s total to 106,063. According to Wednesday’s report, 200 of the new cases are confirmed and 77 are probable. State data shows 914 more residents have recovered […]
Day: January 20, 2021
The postponement announced by the American Athletic Conference is due to positive COVID-19 cases and contact tracing of student-athletes at UC, according to the university.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) – Americans will be glued to their televisions at 11 p.m. Wednesday as the fate of one of the highest lottery jackpots in U.S. history rides on the outcomes of six Powerball numbers. Lotteries like Powerball and Mega Millions are paradoxes, in […]
WILMINGTON, N.C. (WECT) – New Hanover Regional Medical Center announced in a Facebook post Wednesday afternoon that it was opening appointments for a limited number of COVID-19 vaccines.
NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — Sentara Healthcare is now administering vaccines to people in Virginia’s 1b vaccine classification who have a Sentara primary care physician. However there are only a limited number of vaccines and people 75 and older will be the first people offered the […]
Advocacy for COVID-19 vaccination for the most vulnerable – IASC Newsletter No. 07 – January 2021 – World
As the world moves towards the next phase of the COVID-19 pandemic response, equitable access to vaccines and treatments will be vital to saving the lives of the most vulnerable people. Those living in humanitarian emergencies or in settings that are not under the control […]
A further 1,820 people have died within 28 days of testing positive for COVID-19 – the highest number of UK deaths reported on a single day since the outbreak began. It surpasses the previous record of 1,610, which was announced on Tuesday. Since the start […]
Wolverhampton is ‘entering the peak of the third wave’ as the number of people dying with Covid-19 across the city has doubled in the last week. A total of 65 Covid-19 deaths were recorded in the seven days to Friday, January 15 – up from […]
President-elect Joe Biden has picked Dr. Anthony Fauci to lead a U.S. delegation at the World Health Organization’s annual meetings this week, reversing outgoing President Donald Trump’s plan to withdraw from the international aid group. The new administration plans to work with the WHO on […]
The study, which has not yet been peer-reviewed, found that all of the mutations associated with the newly discovered variant were neutralized by antibodies in the blood of 16 participants who had previously been given the vaccine. Half of the participants were ages 18 to […]