Coronavirus: Two more die at Northwick Park Hospital03/27/2020 04:00The heartbroken family of Chloe Middleton, from High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, revealed she tragically died on March 21.World Health Organisation Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said: "Although older people are hardest hit, younger people are not spared"."Speaking from personal experience this so-called virus has taken the life of my 21-year-old daughter"...
People are killing themselves on this coronavirus COVID-19 'treatment'03/26/2020 04:00The drug has been used to treat malaria. The couple chose to pour some of it into their sodas and drank it. Within thirty minutes, the couple began to experience vomiting and dizziness, and rushed to the emergency room. The man died from cardiac arrest and his wife was initially listed in critical condition but is expected to make full recovery...
COVID-19: Alberta shifts testing, high-risk cases prioritized03/25/2020 04:00And as Dr. Hinshaw's message that seems to be kind of getting lost, naturally, in this COVID-19 issue is that, the most important thing that individuals can do is not get a test.Previously, travellers who returned to Alberta from outside Canada were being tested.On Monday morning, Alberta announced it will be taking a new approach to testing for COVID-19 that is going to prioritize groups at highest risk of local exposure and at-risk populations...
Handmade masks help cover COVID-19 shortage03/25/2020 04:00In a recent coronavirus update tweeted out by doctors there, the hospital chain announced a "new surgical mask policy" that would require its medical staff to wear masks at all times."Given what we have learned about COVID-19, this universal mask approach will serve to protect our patients and other staff members should the healthcare worker have asymptomatic infection", the memo says...
'Asymptomatic' COVID-19 carriers often lose sense of smell03/24/2020 04:00A United Kingdom doctor group, the British Rhinological Society, has warned that a loss of smell or taste could be a symptom of the CCP virus, with a US doctors group calling for the symptom to be added to a "list of screening tools" for the virus. Losing those senses is also a frequent symptom of the common cold, another, milder form of coronavirus...