Covid-19 Updates

Slovenia May Purchase Sputnik V Before EU Regulator’s Approval

BELGRADE (Sputnik) – Slovenia may purchase Russia’s Sputnik V vaccine against COVID-19 before the approval of the European Medicines Agency (EMA) and start using the drug right after the vaccine receives EU authorization, a spokesman for the country’s National Institute of Public Health (NJIZ) said on Saturday.

UK Bids Final Goodbye to Prince Philip – Photos, Video

LONDON (Sputnik) – The UK bid its final goodbye to Queen Elizabeth II’s husband, Prince Philip, with a national one-minute’s silence marking the beginning of his funeral at Windsor Castle, in a ceremony that was restricted to only 30 members of the royal family to comply with the COVID-19 guidelines.

Worldwide COVID-19 death toll tops a staggering 3 million

I knew people that got sick with it and still proclaimed it a hoax. They were literally hooked up to a machine to help them breathe and they still didn’t believe it. They were going to the store, gym, and eating out while infectious. Unfortunately there’s not a lot the law is willing to do to stop them. Contact NASA, get Neil deGrasse Tyson on…

Scientific Evidence for Conditions that Increase Risk of Severe Illness ‘ COVID-19 ‘ CDC

Supported by meta-analysis/systematic review Cancer Systematic Review [1, 2] Cohort Study [3-5] Case Series [6-8] Case Control Study [9] Cerebrovascular disease Meta-Analysis [10-13] Synthesis of Evidence [14] Cohort Study [15-17] Chronic kidney disease Meta-Analysis [13, 18] Cohort Studies [16, 19-40] Case Series [41-43] COPD Meta-Analysis [44-46] Systematic Review [47, 48] Diabetes mellitus, type 1 Meta-Analysis [49] Case Series [42] Cohort Study [15, 50-55] Diabetes mellitus,…

Science Brief: Evidence used to update the list of underlying medical conditions that increase a person’s risk of severe illness...

Supported by meta-analysis/systematic review Cancer Systematic Review [1, 2] Cohort Study [3-5] Case Series [6-8] Case Control Study [9] Cerebrovascular disease Meta-Analysis [10-13] Synthesis of Evidence [14] Cohort Study [15-17] Chronic kidney disease Meta-Analysis [13, 18] Cohort Studies [16, 19-40] Case Series [41-43] COPD Meta-Analysis [44-46] Systematic Review [47, 48] Diabetes mellitus, type 1 Meta-Analysis [49] Case Series [42] Cohort Study [15, 50-55] Diabetes mellitus,…

Recommendation to Pause Use of Johnson & Johnson’s Janssen COVID-19 Vaccine

Recommendation to Pause Use of Johnson & Johnson’s Janssen COVID-19 Vaccine On April 13, 2021, CDC and FDA recommended a pause in the use of Johnson & Johnson’s Janssen COVID-19 Vaccine. Of the nearly 7 million doses administered so far in the United States, a small number of reports of a rare and severe type of blood clot have been reported in people after receiving…