Monroe County COVID-19 cases climb by more than a dozen overnight03/23/2020 04:00Westchester has 1,385 total cases, 294 of which are new. He is now self-isolating at home. People who have been in contact with the patient will be contacted by Hancock Public Health. Regular communication and monitoring for symptoms of the disease continue for these contacts.-All returning travelers, from any worldwide or domestic location, should limit public interactions, practice strict social distancing, and self-monitor for symptoms...
Two dozen B.C. healthcare workers affected with COVID-1903/22/2020 04:00"We know that hundreds of people have been safely cared for by our health-care worker teams here in Vancouver, here in B.C., here in Canada over the last few months", she told a news conference.Henry said young people are now the biggest health concern, because they "feel that they're immune to this"...
First Alberta COVID-19 death confirmed03/21/2020 04:00There are six patients in hospital, with three in intensive care. Chief Medical Officer of Health Dr. Deena Hinshaw says the deceased was a man in his sixties from the Edmonton Zone, who was suffering from underlying conditions."This is concerning and we are working to make sure that our testing and our testing availability is adjusted to make sure we are understanding where cases of transmission are happening", Hinshaw said...
Trump says chloroquine approved for coronavirus treatment but health agency counters him03/20/2020 04:00"They've gone through the approval process".That therapy is more "medium short-term, and that will be a bridge to other therapies that will take 3-6 months to develop", he continued."We will collect that data and make the absolute right decisions based upon those data about the safety and efficacy of the treatments", said Hahn...
FactCheck: paracetamol is recommended for coronavirus03/20/2020 04:00The over-the-counter drug, commonly known as Nurufen and Advil, is widely used in the USA and other parts of the world.Chris Morris, a BBC fact-checking correspondent, issued a warning to scammers and hoaxers that are spreading fake news about the coronavirus pandemic through social media and pretending to quote prestigious institutions about ibuprofen and its negative effect on COVID-19...