Syria sees spike in COVID-19 cases as fears grow of new wave

Syria sees spike in COVID-19 cases as fears grow of new wave

Internally displaced Syrian girls play together at Teh camp in northern Idlib, Syria May 5, 2021. Picture taken May 5, 2021. REUTERS/Khalil AshawiNew surge threatens collapse of health serviceLow vaccinations and summer visitors help spread Delta variantSurge worse in overcrowded rebel-held northwestAMMAN, Sept 22 (Reuters) – Syria is facing a new surge in COVID-19 infections … Read more

N.B. COVID-19 roundup: ‘Spike’ of 122 new cases reported, province holds live update

N.B. COVID-19 roundup: cases reported at Plaster Rock, Campbellton schools

New Brunswick has recorded a big bump in positive COVID-19 cases related to Campbellton and Moncton clusters as multiple schools and daycares are closed Monday. The province announced 122 new cases of the virus Monday, accumulated over the weekend. Positive cases have been detected in 11 schools and three childcare facilities in the Moncton, Fredericton and … Read more

Spike of unvaccinated pregnant women in COVID-19 ICUs concerning, says Calgary doctor

Spike of unvaccinated pregnant women in COVID-19 ICUs concerning, says Calgary doctor

An unvaccinated pregnant Alberta woman died from a COVID-related infection following admission into intensive care units, sources familiar with the death say. CBC News granted confidentiality because our sources were not authorized to speak, but understands the woman’s baby was delivered and survived. The woman will not be named, nor the community where she died. At … Read more

US coronavirus: As Covid-19 hospitalizations spike, some overwhelmed hospitals are rationing care

US coronavirus: As Covid-19 hospitalizations spike, some overwhelmed hospitals are rationing care

More than 101,000 people are currently hospitalized with Covid-19, according to data Thursday from the US Department of Health and Human Services. Now, some patients wanting urgent care won’t get it because so many beds are occupied by Covid-19 patients.”Before Covid, our ICUs were pretty busy. It’s because people were having car accidents and heart … Read more