Hospital Reports a Scary Effect of Severe COVID-19 Is Far More Common Than Thought

Patients with COVID-19 who have been admitted to the intensive care unit are very likely to experience unusually persistent delirium, according to emerging research. Delirium is a medical term used to describe confused thinking and reduced awareness of surroundings – a not uncommon state of mind for the sickest hospitalized…

South Dakotans Don’t Have A Prayer Against GOP Gov. Kristi Noem’s Anti-Science Religious Bigotry

South Dakota’s COVID-19 rates are terrible. Cases continue to climb. But Republican Governor Kristi Noem has a plan, and it is that everyone just needs to pray. In fairness, Noem isn’t suggesting prayer as a solution to the pandemic that’s ravaging her state, as from what we can tell, she’s…

Singapore’s daily Covid cases breach 1,000 over the weekend — first time since April 2020

People wearing face masks as a preventive measure against the spread of Covid-19 in Singapore. Maverick Asio | SOPA Images | LightRocket | Getty Images SINGAPORE — Singapore reported more than 1,000 Covid cases for two straight days over the weekend —the first time infections breached that level since April…

COVID-19 tracker: Tokyo reports under 1,000 new cases for third straight day

The Tokyo Metropolitan Government confirmed 862 new COVID-19 cases Saturday, down from the 1,273 infections logged a week ago. The capital has now seen three straight days under 1,000 new infections. The number of severely ill COVID-19 patients under the metropolitan government’s criteria was 177, down by two from Thursday.…

Continúa ocupación hospitalaria por Covid-19 en la CDMX al 24%: Claudia Sheinbaum

Foto: Gobierno de la Ciudad de México Claudia Sheinbaum Pardo destacó que durante la semana pasada en la que se presentó una estabilización en las hospitalizaciones, por lo que la próxima semana se mantendrán las mismas actividades del programa ‘Reactivar sin Arriesgar’. Ante esto, la doctora consideró que es necesario mantener las medidas…

Public Reaction to Biden Vaccine Push Varied but Strong

Sept. 10, 2021 — President Joe Biden addressed the nation Thursday night with his new “Path Out of the Pandemic” plan, a six-point agenda to put the country on course to defeat COVID-19, mainly through more vaccine mandates, increased testing, and masking requirements. Through the new…