Tuesday, October 4, 2022

Health

California Patient Is 3rd US Case of New Virus From China

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A patient in Southern California is the third person in the U.S. to be diagnosed with the new pneumonia-like virus from China, health officials said. Th...

Canada Hospital Says It Has Confirmed Case of Deadly Virus

TORONTO (AP) — A Toronto hospital said Saturday it has a confirmed case of the deadly virus from China, Canada's first. Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre said it is “caring for ...

China Building a Hospital to Treat Virus, Expands Lockdowns

BEIJING (AP) — China announced Friday that it is swiftly building a 1,000-bed hospital dedicated to patients infected with a new virus that has killed 26 people, sickened hundreds ...

Are You in Danger of Catching the Coronavirus? 5 Questions Answered

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NEW YORK (AP- The Conversation) - The Chinese government has quarantined Wuhan, a port city of 25 million people, and it has restricted travel to and from several other cities, inc...

Is It Ok For Teens To Drink Coffee?

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NEW YORK (AP-The Conversation) - Is it OK for teens to drink coffee? When my daughter was around 14 years old, she began to ask if she could have a cup of coffee in the morning ...

WHO: China Virus Not Global Health Emergency

BEIJING (AP) - The World Health Organization says a viral illness in China that has sickened hundreds of people is not yet a global health emergency. The decision came after Chi...

World Airports Taking Precautions After China Virus Outbreak

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Airports around the world have begun taking precautions to deal with an anticipated influx of Chinese tourists taking Lunar New Year holidays, ju...

China Shuts Down More Cities In Bid To Contain Deadly Virus

BEIJING (AP) — China decided Thursday to lock down three cities that are home to more than 18 million people in an unprecedented effort to try to contain a deadly new viral illness...