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    Nearly all COVID-19 deaths in the U.S. now are in people who weren’t vaccinated, a staggering demonstration of how effective the shots have been and an indication that deaths per day — now down to under 300 — could be practically zero if everyone eligible got the vaccine. An Associated Press analysis of available government data from May shows that...
    Nearly all COVID-19 deaths in the U.S. now are in people who weren't vaccinated, a staggering demonstration of how effective the shots have been and an indication that deaths per day - now down to under 300 - could be practically zero if everyone eligible got the vaccine.An Associated Press analysis of available government data from May shows that "breakthrough"...
    She screamed and cried, banged on the dashboard, begging her husband to drive faster, faster, faster toward her brother lying face-down on his bedroom floor. Craig Elazer had struggled all his life with anxiety so bad his whole body would shake. But because he was Black, he was seen as unruly, she said, not as a person who needed help....
    New York City may have undercounted COVID-19 cases by up to 300 percent during the early months of the pandemic, a new study finds. Researchers at the University of Nicosia in Cyprus compared cases counts officially reported by the city's health department between February 2020 and March 2021 with their own model simulating infection spread during spring 2021. They found...
    Opioid deaths in Canada jumped by 135 percent during the COVID-19 pandemic, with younger people being hit especially hard, a new study finds. Researchers from the Ontario Drug Policy Research Network, St Michaels University and Drexel University gathered overdose death data from the province of Ontario and compared the first six months of the pandemic to overdose deaths in previous...
    On Friday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “Ingraham Angle,” Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) reacted to the CDC’s summer camp guidance and health officials arguing that unvaccinated children need to wear masks by stating that it doesn’t make sense given that there isn’t a wave of deaths among children and “the burden of proof should be on the state. If...
    (CNN)Tressie McMillan Cottom was four months pregnant when she was rushed to the hospital for extreme pain and bleeding. Cottom said she arrived and the hospital staff made her sit in a waiting room for about 30 minutes as she cried and bled on a chair. When she was finally called back, a doctor dismissed her concerns as normal pregnancy...
    MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Minnesota has been ranked as one of the states with the lowest levels of drug abuse. According to a recent study from WalletHub, Minnesota is ranked as No. 49 among 50 states and the District of Columbia. The ranking was based on three overall categories: drug use and addiction, law enforcement, and drug health issues and rehab....
    WASHINGTON – COVID-19 hospitalizations among older Americans have plunged more than 70% since the start of the year, and deaths among them appear to have tumbled as well, dramatic evidence the vaccination campaign is working. Now the trick is to get more of the nation's younger people to roll up their sleeves. The drop-off in severe cases among Americans 65...
    WASHINGTON (AP) — COVID-19 hospitalizations among older Americans have plunged more than 70% since the start of the year, and deaths among them appear to have tumbled as well, dramatic evidence the vaccination campaign is working. Now the trick is to get more of the nation’s younger people to roll up their sleeves. The drop-off in severe cases among Americans...
    By Matthew Perrone and Carla K. Johnson | Associated Press WASHINGTON — COVID-19 hospitalizations among older Americans have plunged more than 70% since the start of the year, and deaths among them appear to have tumbled as well, dramatic evidence the vaccination campaign is working. Now the trick is to get more of the nation’s younger people to roll...
    President Joe Biden said the success of coronavirus vaccines meant deaths among senior citizens had fallen by 80% as he announced a new phase in the campaign designed to reach millions more younger people. He said the country would pass 200 million vaccinations on Wednesday and unveiled a tax break designed to help employers grant paid time off work for...
    More On: brazil Shortage of intubation drugs threatens Brazil health sector Majority of Brazil COVID-19 ICU patients aged 40 years or younger France suspends all Brazil flights due to COVID variants Brazil’s new gigantic Christ statue is even taller than Rio’s SAO PAULO — Brazil’s slowly unfolding vaccination program appears to have slowed the pace of deaths among the...
    THERE have been no Covid cases in over-70s for more than a week in 52 areas of England. One in six local authorities have had no cases in that age group recently - including in Rother, East Sussex, which has the fifth highest overall death rate in the country. ???? Read our coronavirus live blog for the latest news & updates... 5In...
    The body of a patient who died is seen as healthcare workers treat people infected with the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) at United Memorial Medical Center in Houston, Texas, U.S., December 30, 2020.Callaghan O'Hare | Reuters The coronavirus was the third leading cause of death in the U.S. in 2020, behind heart disease and cancer, according to a new study from...
    CHICAGO (WLS) -- Among the 33 people who were reported to have died from COVID-19 in Illinois Friday was an 18-year-old girl from Chicago.Zmaya Bell died of COVID complications on Wednesday, her family said. She was a high school junior with straight As and a member of the pom-pom squad at Simeon Career Academy."She just loved to talk about her...
    On Tuesday California crossed the tragic milestone of 50,000 COVID deaths. That’s the most reported by any state in the country with the highest coronavirus death toll. In fact, the United States has logged more than double the number of deaths compared to any other country. So how does California’s coronavirus death toll rank on the world stage? The chart...
    DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Dallas County Health and Human Services reported 412 additional positive cases of COVID-19 in Dallas County on Tuesday, Feb. 23. Of those, 300 are confirmed cases and 112 are probable cases. READ MORE: 4 ERCOT Board Members Announce Resignations In Wake Of Statewide Power Outages During Winter Storms There is a cumulative total of 243,340 confirmed cases...
    SPRINGFIELD,ILl. (AP) — Illinois public health officials reported 2,219 confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 Friday. There were 63 additional deaths. That brings to 1,170,902 cases since the coronavirus pandemic reached Illinois a year ago. The illness has claimed 20,192 lives. There were 1,596 people hospitalized with COVID-19 on Friday with 366 patients in intensive care units and 190 on...
    MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Advocates and some lawmakers in Vermont want to create safe drug consumption sites, make the opioid-overdose antidote naloxone more available and provide fentanyl testing strips to decrease the number of opioid-related deaths in the state. Several bills in the state legislature seek to provide incentives for treatment and steps to prevent people struggling with addiction from...
    Life expectancy in the United States fell by one year in the first half of 2020 when the coronavirus arrived and caused a first wave of deaths. Miami World – AP The number fell particularly among minorities: three years less for blacks and almost two for Hispanics, according to the study published Thursday by the Centers for Disease Control and...
    DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) –  Dallas County Health and Human Services reported 1,303 additional positive cases of COVID-19 in Dallas County on Tuesday, Feb. 9. Of those, 1,187 are confirmed cases and 116 are probable cases. RELATED: Impeachment Trial Against Former President Donald Trump Moves Forward Despite Opposition From Both Texas Senators There is a cumulative total of 236,925 confirmed cases (PCR...
    The Conversation Spain The deaths and illnesses we would avoid if we reduced pollution Shutterstock / bibiphotoIf the top nine emitting countries meet the targets of the Paris Agreement, 1.6 million deaths would be avoided by 2040 due to improved air quality. This prediction comes from a study just published in The Lancet Planetary Health whose authors have analyzed the...
    By: KDKA-TV News Staff PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The Allegheny County Health Department is reporting 300 new Coronavirus cases and eight additional deaths. Of the newly reported cases, 153 are confirmed from 818 PCR tests. There are 147 probable cases. The dates of positive tests range from Dec. 13 to Feb. 1. The Health Department says new cases range in age...
    RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The Brazilian agency that provides health care for the Indigenous has sent a team to the Yanomami people’s territory in the remote Amazon rainforest to investigate a report that nine children died with COVID-19 symptoms, officials said Thursday. Júnior Hekurari Yanomami, a member of the Indigenous group who is president of the local health council,...
    The US has had the fifth worst response to the Covid pandemic in the world, a think tank has claimed. The Lowy Institute ranked nearly 100 countries on their management of the global crisis after their hundredth confirmed case. The US came 94th out of 98, followed only by Iran, Colombia, Mexico and Brazil in last place.  The US has...
    SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — California, once hailed as a model for combating the COVID pandemic before the virus surge made it one of the worst states in terms of new cases and deaths, now ranks last in COVID vaccinations. The Bloomberg COVID vaccine tracker shows California last in percentage of vaccines administered, with only 37% of the vaccines distributed...
    Big cities of Spain, Belgium and Italy, such as Madrid, Barcelona, ​​Antwerp and Turin, lead the classification in Europe of deaths associated with nitrogen dioxide (NO2) pollution, while the highest mortality attributable to fine particles is found in cities of Italy, Poland and the Czech Republic. This is revealed by a study led by the Barcelona Institute for Global...
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    DENVER (CBS4) – The Denver Police Department is investigating the deaths of an infant and two adults in the 1700 block of South Logan Street. Officers were called to a home for a welfare check on Wednesday afternoon. Inside the home, police found a woman, infant and man dead from apparent gunshot wounds. Investigators believe the deaths are a domestic-related...
    As the coronavirus spreads relentlessly through Los Angeles County, poor neighborhoods and the region’s Latino and Black communities continue to bear the brunt of illness and death, according to data released Wednesday. These groups have been disproportionately hard hit since the beginning of the pandemic, but the gap had eased during the summer. That progress has disappeared and members of...
    LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Deaths among the homeless population have risen sharply due to drug overdoses, the county Department of Public Health said Thursday. Drug overdoses have been the leading cause of death among the homeless in LA County since 2017, increasing 84% between 2016 and 2019. According to the county, a person experiencing homelessness is 36 times more likely...
    South Africa is suffering a powerful second wave of Covid-19 caused by a new strain of the disease similar to the British variant which is feared to be more infectious and cause more sickness among younger people.  Cases in South Africa have risen from fewer than 3,000 a day at the start of December to more than 9,500 a day...
    GRAND COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) – The Grand County coroner is calling attention to the way the state health department is classifying some deaths. The coroner, Brenda Bock, says two of their five deaths related to COVID-19 were people who died of gunshot wounds. (credit: UCHealth) Bock says because they tested positive for COVID-19 within the past 30 days, they were...
    American Indian and Alaska Native people have died in connection with COVID-19 at nearly twice the rate of white people in a sample of 14 states, according to a new analysis published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The data out Thursday comes as federal officials appear on the cusp of approving a COVID-19 vaccine for emergency...
    CHICAGO (CBS) — The outbreak of COVID-19 in Indiana now ranks as one of the worst in the country. This comes after the state reported another 5.700 cases on 42 deaths on Monday. The Hoosier state is second-worst in terms of cases per 100,000 residents in the past seven days, trailing only Rhode Island, according to data compiled by the...
    CHICAGO (AP) — Public health officials in Illinois reported 57 more deaths on Sunday from COVID-19, among 7,178 new confirmed and probable cases. There have been 720,114 COVID-19 cases in Illinois since the pandemic began. The death toll has reached 12,193 people, according to the state's Department of Public Health. State officials reported 62,740 tests in the past 24 hours...
    AN arthritis drug has reportedly been found to cut deaths by two-thirds in elderly Covid patients - with doctors claiming thousands of lives could be saved. The daily pill has been noted as a possibly powerful tool in fighting the virus, which could reduce deaths by 71 per cent. ⚠️ Read our coronavirus live blog for the latest news &...
    CHICAGO (AP) — The Illinois Department of Public Health on Wednesday reported 145 confirmed new deaths from COVID-19, bringing the total number of fatalities in the state to 10,434 since the pandemic’s start. The deaths are the most in a single day since late May and the first time the daily death toll has reached triple digits since early June....
    By: KDKA-TV News Staff PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The Allegheny County Health Department is reporting 366 new Coronavirus cases and five additional deaths including a patient in their 20s. Of the newly reported cases, 269 are confirmed from 1,711 PCR tests. There are 97 probable cases. “New cases range in age from 3 months to 96 years with a median age...
    SAN JOSE, Calif. (KGO) -- The cancelation of the large Day of the Dead celebration in San Jose created both a problem and an opportunity for artist Phyllis Carrasco.For years, she had been assembling special Day of the Dead altars as part of a public exhibit at San Jose's Martin Luther King Jr. Library."This year is quite different because of...
    THE death rate among people with severe Covid-19 has halved since the peak of the pandemic, new research has revealed. People admitted to hospital are now far more likely to survive thanks to better treatments and a greater understanding of the virus. ⚠️ Read our coronavirus live blog for the latest news & updates 3The death rate among Covid...
    By RYAN J. FOLEY, Associated Press IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Iowa has among the nation's highest coronavirus death and infection rates and residents should avoid gatherings in most counties to fight the virus, federal experts said this week. The virus infected and killed about twice as many people per capita in Iowa as the national average between Oct. 10...
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