BC reports nine new coronavirus cases and two deaths05/31/2020 03:00As of Tuesday, B.C. has had 2,541 confirmed cases of COVID-19, with a total 161 deaths.Henry said there were no new outbreaks in either the health-care system or the broader community Tuesday.A move to phase three could come later in the month.Bonnie Henry and Minister of Health Adrian Dix. So far, 497 of those homes have completed what Dix called a "single-site plan" to have workers who only work at a single facility...
Groups of six allowed to meet as PM stresses social distancing rules05/30/2020 03:00In England, up to six people will be able to meet outside and schools will gradually reopen from Monday, Johnson said at a news conference where he was again challenged over his aide Dominic Cummings' decision to drive 400 km (250 miles) during lockdown.He continued: "But to control the virus everyone needs to stay alert and strictly stay 2 metres apart from those you do not live with"...
Latest Pharmacy News: AstraZeneca may consider exposing vaccine trial participants to virus05/29/2020 03:00While explaining when the results of the trial will be available, the university said that to assess whether the vaccine works to protect from Covid-19, the statisticians in the team team will compare the number of infections in the control group with the number of infections in the vaccinated group...
Health Minister welcomes anti-viral drug Remdesivir for treatment of Covid-1905/28/2020 03:00Remdesivir is an innovative drug that is now undergoing clinical trials around the world, including the UK.The Minister said: "The news that patients in Northern Ireland will have access to Remdesivir through the Early Access to Medicines Scheme (EAMS) is a positive step in the fightback against Covid-19"...
Non-essential shops to reawaken as PM gives go ahead date05/27/2020 03:00"I can announce that it is our intention to allow outdoor markets to reopen for [Monday] June 1, subject to all premises being made COVID secure, as well as auto showrooms which often have significant outdoor space", he said.Britain will reopen thousands of high-street shops, department stores and shopping centres next month, Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday, setting out a timetable for businesses as part of moves to ease the coronavirus lockdown...