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Study Finds COVID-19 May Lower Intelligence

By | July 30, 2021

July 30, 2021 — Infection from COVID-19 may have a substantial negative effect on intelligence, according to a new large-scale study from the United Kingdom, findings that are consistent with reports of “brain fog” among long-haul COVID-19 patients. Researchers analyzed data from 81,337 people who took the Great British Intelligence Test in 2020. Of those, about 13,000… Read More »

Report: Unvaccinated People Infected with Delta Remain Contagious

By | July 30, 2021

July 29, 2021 – The CDC is expected to announce this week that new data shows people vaccinated against COVID-19 who become infected with the Delta variant can spread it and infect others, The New York Times reported late Thursday. The revelation is one reason the agency reversed course this week and said fully vaccinated people should… Read More »

Pfizer Vaccine Protection Wanes After 6 Months Study Finds

By | July 28, 2021

July 28, 2021 – Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine continues to show strong protection against serious illness and hospitalization after 6 months, but overall protection against the virus appears to wane after a half a year, according to a new study. The July 28, 2021, pre-print report of the study, which has not been peer-reviewed, suggests a gradual “declining… Read More »

Covid LIVE: Biological E’s vaccine expected to be launched by Sept-end

By | July 26, 2021

India’s total coronavirus infections stand at 314,112,62 and fatalities at 420,967. The number of people who have recovered from the disease has increased to 305,79,106 while the case fatality rate stands at 1.34 per cent, according to health ministry’s data. World coronavirus updates: Hundreds of children–many under age five–have died in Indonesia from Covid in recent weeks, a… Read More »

Denied Assistant, U.S. Paralympian Drops Out of Games

By | July 22, 2021

July 22, 2021 — U.S. Paralympian Becca Meyers, a three-time gold medal swimmer who is deaf and blind, announced this week that she’s dropping out of the Tokyo Games. Meyers said she made the decision because the U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Committee denied her request to bring her personal care assistant to Japan. A staff personal care… Read More »

DATA STORY: Fewest death in 104 days; no new fatality in Delhi in 24 hrs

By | July 19, 2021

India on Monday reported a net reduction of 995 in active coronavirus cases to take its count to 421,665. India’s share of global active coronavirus cases now stands at 3.26 per cent (one in 30). The country is seventh among the most affected countries by active cases. On Sunday, it added 38,164 cases to take its total… Read More »

As Delta Surges, FDA Pressured to Fully Approve COVID Vaccines

By | July 9, 2021

July 9, 2021 — More and more experts are urging the FDA to grant full approval to the Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines because it might jump-start the stalled national vaccination program and slow down the surge of the Delta variant infection. The FDA granted emergency use authorization in December to those two vaccines, which are based… Read More »

Film Shows How One Hospital Battled the Pandemic

By | July 1, 2021

July 1, 2021 — For New Yorkers, March 11 to May 2, 2020, was most definitely the worst time of the pandemic. Nearly 19,000 people died of COVID-19 in New York City during those weeks, which translates to over 350 deaths per day and more than one death every 5 minutes. No one experienced the chaotic early… Read More »

Coronavirus LIVE: Moderna vaccine may get DCGI nod for soon, says report

By | June 29, 2021

Corona updates: Witnessing a sharp decline, India recorded 37,566 fresh Covid-19 cases in the last 24 hours with 907 fatalities, according to MoHFW. The country’s total coronavirus caseload stands at 30,316,897, while the death toll has jumped to 397,637. Kerala reported 8,063 new infections, followed by Maharashtra (6,727), Tamil Nadu (4,804), Andhra Pradesh (2,224), Karnataka (2,576), Delhi… Read More »