SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (KY3) – The Taney County Health Department (TCHD) reports the deaths of six, previously unreported, Taney County residents due to COVID-19. The individuals all died during the month of June. The deaths include: *4 individuals in their 70′s * 1 individual in their […]
Day: July 9, 2021
Africa just marked its worst pandemic week ever and its third wave of COVID-19 — largely driven by the delta variant. Vaccine shipments to the continent are moving slowly.
PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Two more COVID-19-related deaths were reported in Oregon on Friday, along with 265 new confirmed and presumptive cases. The Oregon Health Authority reports Friday’s numbers have raised the statewide death toll to 2,792 and has brought up the state total of […]
Dear Student: We are writing with an important reminder regarding the COVID-19 vaccination requirement. Effective June 1, all students accessing campus in fall 2021 must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination. Only those with a medical or religious waiver on file are exempt from this requirement. […]
A small but worrisome coronavirus cluster has been linked to the Southern Baptist Convention’s annual meeting in Nashville, the first large-scale conference held in the city after it lifted restrictions on gatherings, according to the Metro Public Health Department. About eight to 10 infections have […]
By Miguel Marquez, Meridith Edwards and Ray Sanchez, CNN Updated 2:37 PM ET, Fri July 9, 2021
Two hospitals in Londonderry have been forced to stop permitting visitors to patients, following a “sharp rise” in Covid-19 admissions. The Western Trust said visiting has been paused at the Altnagelvin and Waterside Hospitals. The pause on visiting arrangements will apply from midnight on Friday […]
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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention updated its public health guidance for schools Friday, saying fully vaccinated teachers and students don’t need to wear masks inside school buildings. The CDC’s new guidance comes about two months after federal health officials permitted the use of […]
In this article BIIB Biogen shares fell on Friday after the head of the Food and Drug Administration called for an investigation into the recent approval of the company’s Alzheimer’s drug, Aduhelm. Acting FDA Commissioner Dr. Janet Woodcock asked the Office of the Inspector General […]