As of March 4, DHEC estimated 97.4% of people who didn’t die from the virus, and that they have “symptom onset data” for, have recovered. They only have that data for 229,706 people. Of those people, 5,000 have unfortunately died.
Day: May 6, 2021
There were 102 newly confirmed COVID-19 cases reported in Montana on Thursday, and the statewide death toll since the pandemic began is 1,578, according to data compiled by MTN News. The number of active cases in the state is currently 1,031, according to MTN News, […]
As Connecticut begins to ease its COVID-19 restrictions for businesses this month, Foxwoods Resort Casino has announced it will lift most of its protocols as well. Foxwoods said all slot machines will be on and ready for play. During the pandemic, only certain slot machines […]
ST. PAUL, Minn. (KTTC) — The Minnesota Department of Health reported in its update on Thursday that another 1,661 people have tested positive for COVID-19 in the state. The update comes the same day Gov. Tim Walz announced the state’s three-step timeline to end all […]
Russian officials report thousands of new COVID-19 cases and hundreds of deaths everyday, but that’s not reflected on the streets of Moscow, where people act as if the pandemic is over.
The value of rapid antigen testing of people (with or without COVID-19 symptoms) to reduce transmission of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) has been discussed extensively (1–5) but remains a topic of policy debates (6, 7). Lateral flow devices (LFDs) to test for […]
The European Union on Thursday backed a U.S. proposal to discuss waiving patent protections for COVID-19 vaccines, but drugmakers and some other governments opposed the idea, saying it would not solve global inoculation shortages. European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen expressed willingness to explore […]
More than a thousand migrants who hope to reach the United States were vaccinated against COVID-19 on Thursday through a first-time effort made possible by a private donation of shots from a U.S. company, a shelter director said. About 1,200 migrants, mainly from Central America, […]
Dr. Anand Shah is an oncologist and the former deputy commissioner at the FDA and the former chief medical officer at the Center for Medicare Medicaid Innovation. He’s also an advisor to Morgan Stanley. Navigating public and commercial health insurance to get innovative medical products […]
Shares of Covid vaccine makers seesawed Thursday after the Biden administration said it would back a motion before the World Trade Organization to waive patent protections of the mRNA technology used to make the shots. Pfizer fell Thursday by as much as 5% from Wednesday’s […]