WHO promises review of COVID-19 response | Power & Politics

The World Health Organization says it will launch an independent evaluation of the global response to the coronavirus pandemic, but Canada’s international … source

Cases in Children Helping the Surge of COVID Variants

Michael Osterholm, PhD, director, Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy, The University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN Brian Peters, CEO of the Michigan Hospital Association, Lansing, MI Ruth Lynfield, MD, State Epidemiologist, Minnesota Department of Health, Saint Paul, MN Natasha Bagdasarian, MD, Senior Public Health Physician, Michigan Department of Health & Human Services, Ann Arbor,… Continue reading Cases in Children Helping the Surge of COVID Variants

Coronavirus: Pfizer jab 'stopping 91% of cases in first six months'

And another study shows even 96-year-olds are producing an impressive immune response. Source link

CDC Director Warns of ‘Impending Doom’ as Cases Rise

“A lot of the spread is happening among younger people,” he said. “That’s the group that is moving around, kind of relaxing, getting infected.” The CDC is warning of impending doom because of potential covid spikes. Keep masking up, folks. — BrooklynDad_Defiant! (@mmpadellan) March 29, 2021 States are beginning to lift their COVID-19… Continue reading CDC Director Warns of ‘Impending Doom’ as Cases Rise

Covid vaccine lowers cases in Scotland's healthcare worker families

Vaccination of Scotland’s healthcare workers has lowered the rate of infection for people they live with. Source link

British Columbia update on COVID-19 – February 23, 2021

In Victoria, Dr. Bonnie Henry, British Columbia’s provincial health officer, and B.C. Health Minister Adrian Dix provide an update on the province’s response to … source

DVT Cases and COVID: What Are the Links?

Doctors have found more blood clot cases, like DVT and PE, during the pandemic. Find out what might cause these conditions, how they relate to COVID-19, and what impacts the combined illnesses may create. Source link

Sky News Breakfast: 'No guarantee current lockdown will be the last'

On your Sky News Breakfast menu: – A Sky News investigation has found that at least 10000 children in care were placed in potentially unsafe accommodation … source

Covid: WHO pleads with Tanzania to start reporting cases

Tanzania is one of the few countries in the world to not publish data on Covid-19 cases. Source link

Hospitals approach “critical point” as millions wait for routine treatment – BBC News

The damage being done to many hospital services in England by the coronavirus pandemic is revealed in new NHS figures. More than 4 million patients are … source