CDC: Children Just as Vulnerable to COVID as Adults CDC: Children Just as Vulnerable to COVID as Adults

Schools without mask requirements were three-and-a-half times more likely to have COVID-19 outbreaks than those enforcing mask mandates.WebMD Health News
Source: Medscape Pediatrics Headlines - Category: Pediatrics Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

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Jair Bolsonaro ’s comments called ‘stupid and selfish’ in country where 600,000 people have died of CovidCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageMore than 600,000 of his citizens have lost their lives to a Covid-19 outbreak he once pooh-poohed as a “little flu”, but Brazil’s science-denying president,Jair Bolsonaro, has announced he will decline to be vaccinated, saying “it makes no sense” for him to do so.“With regard to the vaccine, I’ve decided not to have it any more,” the 66-year-old populisttold a right-wing radio station on T...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - Category: Science Authors: Tags: Jair Bolsonaro Brazil Americas Coronavirus Vaccines and immunisation Science Source Type: news
Outlines the COVID-19 testing available for testing staff, residents and visitors for all adult social care settings. 13 October 2021Updated to reflect policy has now changed regarding self-isolation for fully vaccinated individuals following contact with a COVID-19 positive case. References to lockdown also removed to reflect the easing of national COVID-19 restrictions. 24 September 2021Updated to reflect changes to policy when there is one case of COVID-19 in a care home, rapid lateral flow testing frequency, changes to policy when there are 2 or more cases of COVID-19 in a care home and changes to ending outbreak r...
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
INTRODUCTION: An increase of suicidal thinking within the COVID-19 pandemic has been postulated. Yet, direct comparisons with pre-COVID-19 rates are missing. METHODS: The present study investigated whether levels and rates of suicidal ideation have...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. October 13, 2021 - Johnson &Johnson will hold a Business Review for the investment community on Thursday, November 18, 2021, in which company leaders will share a detailed review of its Pharmaceuticals business, differentiated strategy and robust pipeline, and long-term growth outlook.The Business Review will include:- Comprehensive Pipeline Overviews for our Six Therapeutic Areas and Data Sciences available on a virtual platform beginning at 9:00 a.m. ET on November 17, 2021- Live General Session on November 18, 2021 beginning at 8:30 a.m. ET and ending at approximately 1:00 p.m. ET, featuring:Ente...
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Dear Editor,Upon the spread and turning into an epidemic of an infectious disease such as the Covid-19, people become very frightened and worried. Among factors affecting the anxiety related to such outbreaks are patients ’ fears of social reactions and the stigma of being a carrier. Stigma indicates a negative behavior or attitude towards a specific person or condition.
Source: International Journal of Preventive Medicine - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: research
The development, implementation and advancement of technology solutions aimed at combating the COVID-19 outbreak are rapidly taking shape in India. Governments, Venture Capitalists, Academic Institutions, Incubators, Start-ups, and businesses large and small are all doing their part to deploy new innovative solutions as quickly as possible. Various databases were searched to look for different advancements in technology during the current coronavirus pandemic. It is seen that on one end nonpharmacological measure (social distancing, self-isolation, clean hands, and face masks) are time-tested and low-tech ways to help miti...
Source: International Journal of Preventive Medicine - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: research
The objective of this study was to assess the seroprevalence of SARS-CoV-2 immunoglobulin G (IgG) antibodies among health care workers during and after the first wave of the pandemic.METHODS: We conducted a prospective multicentre cohort study involving health care workers in Ontario, Canada, to detect IgG antibodies against SARS-CoV-2. Blood samples and self-reported questionnaires were obtained at enrolment, at 6 weeks and at 12 weeks. A community hospital, tertiary care pediatric hospital and a combined adult-pediatric academic health centre enrolled participants from Apr. 1 to Nov. 13, 2020. Predictors of seropositivit...
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Indian J Med Res. 2021 May&Jun;153(5&6):577-584. doi: 10.4103/ijmr.IJMR_2971_20.ABSTRACTIncreased human-animal interfaces impose threats on human life by creating scope for the emergence and resurgence of many infectious diseases. Over the last two decades, emergence of novel viral diseases such as SARS, influenza A/H1N1(09) pdm; MERS; Nipah virus disease; Ebola haemorrhagic fever and the current COVID-19 has resulted in massive outbreaks, epidemics and pandemics thereby causing profound losses of human life, health and economy. The current COVID-19 pandemic has affected more than 200 countries, reporting a global case loa...
Source: The Indian Journal of Medical Research - Category: Biomedical Science Authors: Source Type: research
[Egypt Online] The Health Ministry said on Tuesday night 12/10/2021 that 857 new coronavirus cases were detected, upping the total number of confirmed infections since the outbreak in the country began to 314,116.
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - Category: African Health Source Type: news
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Tunis/Tunisia -- 8 more COVID-19 infections were reported over the last 24 hours in the governorate of Tataouine, bringing the caseload to 12,547 since the outbreak of the pandemic.
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - Category: African Health Source Type: news
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