As Covid-19 cases rise, NYC hospitals roll out new weapons

As Covid-19 cases rise, NYC hospitals roll out new weapons

Although the health system’s volume of Covid-related emergency department visits and admissions is much lower now than during the peak of the crisis, it’s higher than at the end of summer, Katz said. “Right now we have no capacity issues,”

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Nunavut struggles to contain coronavirus as cases rise: ‘Hardship is not a new thing’ – National

Nunavut struggles to contain coronavirus as cases rise: ‘Hardship is not a new thing’ - National

It has been just over two weeks since Nunavut declared its first case of COVID-19, but it’s still unknown how 84 people were infected so quickly in the territory.Nunavut is home to about 39,000 people. Its 25 fly-in only communities are

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Yukon prepares to impose new quarantine rules as local coronavirus cases rise – National

Yukon prepares to impose new quarantine rules as local coronavirus cases rise - National

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted November 18, 2020 10:23 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size -A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Yukon’s premier says as of Friday, everyone

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Canada-U.S. border closure to extend into December as coronavirus cases rise: source – National

Canada-U.S. border closure to extend into December as coronavirus cases rise: source - National

The Canada-U. S. border is set to remain closed well into December.A federal source speaking on the condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to comment publicly confirmed the 30-day rollover of the closure that was set to

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Digital mental health on the rise, but engagement, access and trust continue to be barriers

Digital mental health on the rise, but engagement, access and trust continue to be barriers

Over the last decade, digital mental health has come into the spotlight, raising large amounts of venture backing, gaining interest from policymakers and seeing wider adoption. However, unclear efficacy standards, poor engagement and user trust have been obstacles that the community

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Number of Canadians who plan to get coronavirus vaccine on the rise: poll – National

Canadians could join clinical trials for new COVID-19 vaccine, says researcher

A new poll suggests the proportion of Canadians planning to get vaccinated for COVID-19 is on the rise after encouraging initial results from Pfizer’s vaccine trial.Sixty-nine per cent of respondents said they plan to get inoculated against the novel

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Coronavirus pandemic aggravates opioid crisis amid rise in overdoses, decline in services – National

Coronavirus pandemic aggravates opioid crisis amid rise in overdoses, decline in services - National

The COVID-19 crisis has overshadowed an equally dark pandemic of opioid overdoses, which have risen sharply since March as the border closure and limited access to services raise fatal risks for drug users.Jurisdictions across the country have reported an

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Cleveland Clinic postpones two days of nonessential procedures as COVID-19 cases rise

Cleveland Clinic postpones two days of nonessential procedures as COVID-19 cases rise

As COVID-19 cases soar, Cleveland Clinic is postponing nonessential surgical cases that require an inpatient hospital stay at most of its Ohio hospitals for Friday, Nov. 13, and Monday, Nov. 16 in the interest of ensuring it has “the staffing

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Quebec adds 1,365 coronavirus cases, 42 additional deaths as hospitalizations rise

Quebec adds 1,365 coronavirus cases, 42 additional deaths as hospitalizations rise

Quebec is reporting 1,365 new cases and 42 additional deaths linked to the novel coronavirus on Thursday.Of those deaths, nine occurred in the last 24 hours. Health authorities say the others have been retroactively added to the death toll.The province’s

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