Two COVID-19 Related Deaths Reported on Vancouver Island04/07/2020 03:00She says there were 55 news cases to report on Thursday, for a total of 1,121 in British Columbia.Minister of Health, Adrian Dix provided an update on how many people are in hospital with COVID-19 and bed capacity.The province-wide breakdown shows 525 cases in the Vancouver Coastal Health region, 386 in the Fraser Health region, 72 on Vancouver Island, 121 in the Interior Health region and 17 in the north...
Is This Really the Right Time for a Massive Infrastructure Bill?04/07/2020 03:00Last year, Congressional Democrats met with Mr. Trump on the issue and said he had pledged to seek a $2 trillion package.But Pelosi said while a commission, which would be a retrospective review, is necessary, she wants the select committee to assess the response in real time as the crisis continues to unfold...
Netanyahu tests negative for coronavirus after his aide's infection04/07/2020 03:00The Israeli death toll from coronavirus is now at 31, with over 6,200 infections. It appears to have been shared by users with Arab-language nicknames on social media in the days before Monday's briefing, which could explain how it came to the attention of Israeli security officials."We have chose to reduce to the minimum necessary the access and egress from the city", Netanyahu said, while adding that residents would still be allowed to move around within the city if required...
Alberta expands child care for essential service workers04/07/2020 03:00Alberta's chief medical officer is warning of prescription-dispensing abuse for drugs that are possibly, but not conclusively, linked to fighting COVID-19.Hinshaw announced 117 cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of cases in the province to 871.The remaining three deaths included a woman in her 50s in the Calgary area, a man in his 80s in the Edmonton area and a man in his 30s in the province's north health zone, which spans the area north of the provincial capital...
Coronavirus: Are loss of smell and taste key symptoms?04/02/2020 03:00If you are interested in reading more on this study, check out this link here.We also examine how it is spreading through the community."The value of adding unexplained anosmia as a potential official symptom of COVID-19. would allow earlier detection and isolation of potential carriers and improve safety for healthcare workers", Denneny added...