New Orleans lowered the mask command as coronavirus numbers dropped

New Orleans is further ending a mandate requiring residents and visitors to wear masks indoors By REBECCA SANTANA Associated Press Oct 27, 2021, 10:37 PM • 2 min reading Share on FacebookShare on TwitterEmail this article NEW ORLEANS-New Orleans is finally ending a mandate requiring residents and visitors to wear masks indoors as infections of … Read more

Bay Area Health Officials, Schools Prepare to Vaccinate Children 5-11 As Authorization Approaches-CBS San Francisco

SAN JOSE (KPIX 5)-With the federal government entering the final stage of approval on COVID-19 vaccine for children ages 5 to 11, preparations are already underway in Santa Clara County and other parts of the Bay Area to begin distributing doses. On Tuesday, an expert committee advising the Food and Drug Administration voted 17-0, with … Read more

North Korea tells citizens that food shortages will last until 2025

North Korea’s totalitarian government has told its people to literally tighten their belts for at least another three more years before Pyongyang plans to reopen the country’s land border with China. Radio Free Asia reported this week. “Two weeks ago, the neighborhood watch unit meeting was told that our food emergency would continue until 2025,” … Read more

The inexpensive antidepressant shows promise in treating early COVID-19

A new study finds that a cheap antidepressant reduces the need for hospitalization in high-risk adults with COVID-19 By CARLA K. JOHNSON AP Medical Writer Oct. 27, 2021, 10:45 PM • 3 minute reading Share on FacebookShare on TwitterEmail this article Cheap antidepressants reduced the need for hospitalization in high-risk adults with COVID-19 in a … Read more

Muni to Suspend ‘Short’ Line Service Citing Vaccine Mandate Staffing Issues – CBS San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF)-Officials with SFMTA have announced that some Muni bus services will be temporarily suspended on Nov. 1, citing upcoming staff shortages due to the COVID-19 vaccine mandate for employees of the city. The agency said the so -called “short” line service, which runs on a portion of Muni’s longer line, will be … Read more

Pregnant Women Die From Covid. How Can We Save Them?

More pregnant the women are dying along Covid-19 than in the earlier pandemic period, despite the fact that a vaccine is now available and safe for them and their babies. Only 15% of pregnant women in the UK are fully vaccinated, according to data from the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (RCOG)-and this puts … Read more

The next coronavirus wave in Europe – POLITICO

Press play to listen to this article A fourth wave of coronavirus pandemics is spreading in Europe, with some countries surviving an alarming rise in cases. Comprehensive vaccination, it turns out, is necessary – but not enough – to contain the spread of the virus, which develops during the fall and winter. Countries that massively … Read more

FDNY Plans Big COVID Vaccine Mandate Showcase For Thursday Morning Outside Gracie Mansion – CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The deadline for Friday for city workers to get the COVID-19 vaccine. Employees from all departments are protesting-some by not providing services to the city and others by organizing rallies. On Wednesday, Lisa Rozner heard of CBS2 from FDNY about a planned demonstration. READ MORE: Should New Jersey Issue a COVID … Read more

Double flu clash and Covid to prevail in NHS this winter, modeling warns

The NHS will be defeated this winter by a deadly combination of Covid-19 and flu, new modeling has suggested, amid warnings that Europe is on track for a “serious” flu season. The modeling, compiled by health analytics firm Airfinity, explores the threat posed to the health service if hospital rates of coronavirus remain stable and … Read more

Another shot? The CDC says some people may need a 4th dose of COVID vaccine

is: WJW, Nexstar Media Wire Posted: Oct 27, 2021 / 09:37 AM PDT / Updated: Oct 27, 2021 / 09:37 AM PDT A healthcare worker fills a syringe of Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine at Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File) While some people accept a third COVID vaccine dose, or booster shot, the … Read more