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Today’s coronavirus news: Ontario has 152 people in ICU, 809 testing positive in hospital for COVID

Two new deaths were also reported in the province’s latest report Sunday. The latest coronavirus news from Canada and around the world Sunday. This file will be updated throughout the day. Web links to longer stories if available. 10:30 a.m. A U.S. based scientific group, aimed at sharing tips and strategies on monitoring wastewater for signs of the burgeoning COVID-19 pandemic has ballooned to more than 1,300 analysts and professionals worldwide.

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Today’s coronavirus news: Ontario has 152 people in ICU, 809 testing positive in hospital for COVID

Norwich man left fighting for his life in Cambodian hospital after suffering a stroke

His family are desperately trying to raise funds to pay for his care and bring him home A Norwich father of three and grandfather is fighting for his life in Cambodia after suffering a brain haemorrhage and haemorrhagic stroke. Richard Kiddle, 69, originally from Silfield near Wymondham moved to Cambodia in between lockdowns in 2020 to enjoy his retirement in a much hotter climate.

norfolklive.co.uk ,  14 hours ago 8
Norwich man left fighting for his life in Cambodian hospital after suffering a stroke

Ex-ICU nurse convicted over accidental injection death of patient shares ‘heart-wrenching’ regret

RaDonda Vaught was spared prison sentence and handed three years probation by Tennessee judge A former ICU nurse found guilty of the accidental death of a 75-year-old patient she mistakenly gave the wrong drug to has spoken out about her regret over the “heart-wrenching” case. RaDonda Vaught was convicted of gross neglect of an impaired adult, but on a count of reckless homicide a Tennessee jury found her guilty of the lesser charge of criminally negligent homicide.

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Ex-ICU nurse convicted over accidental injection death of patient shares ‘heart-wrenching’ regret

Memorial service held in Cathedral to provide closure to families

Carlisle Cathedral host memorial service for lost loved ones Carlisle Cathedral has supported a memorial service for those who have passed away at the Cumberland Infirmary’s intensive care unit (ICU). Before COVID the ICU memorial service was been held annually for 18 years and has been an integral part of supporting relatives following the death of a loved one, with positive feedback from all attending.

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Memorial service held in Cathedral to provide closure to families

Family of 11 year-old schoolboy knocked down by car 'so grateful' to Cork's Air Ambulance

He spent a week in a coma in the ICU, was paralysed on his left side and couldn’t speak for several weeks but has made a brilliant recovery thanks to the emergency team The family of an 11 year-old schoolboy who was knocked down by car as he crossed the road are calling on others to support Cork's charity-funded Community Air Ambulance .

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Family of 11 year-old schoolboy knocked down by car 'so grateful' to Cork's Air Ambulance

COVID-19: Scientists receive £15m boost to tackle deadly respiratory illnesses following COVID study

It comes after a GenOMICC study identified more than 16 genetic changes that underpin the severe lung inflammation that killed many of those who died from COVID-19. Goutam Das doesn't remember much about his five weeks in intensive care with COVID-19. Mainly the nightmares, and struggling to breathe.

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COVID-19: Scientists receive £15m boost to tackle deadly respiratory illnesses following COVID study

Today’s coronavirus news: Ontario reporting 1,345 hospitalizations, 165 in ICU; FDA clears booster for healthy kids

Meanwhile, North Korea’s virus response comes down to isolating people with symptoms at shelters. The latest coronavirus news from Canada and around the world Tuesday. This file will be updated throughout the day. Web links to longer stories if available. 3:10 p.m.: Health officials in Prince Edward Island are reporting one new death in the last week due to COVID-19.

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Today’s coronavirus news: Ontario reporting 1,345 hospitalizations, 165 in ICU; FDA clears booster for healthy kids

Snezana Wood reveals her heartbreak at being unable to take her newborn daughter home as the premature baby remains in ICU

Snezana Markoski gave birth to her third daughter with husband Sam Wood earlier this month. And on Tuesday, The Bachelor star revealed her devastation at being unable to being little Harper Jones home. The tot, who was born a month premature, remains in hospital after being rushed into the ICU.

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Snezana Wood reveals her heartbreak at being unable to take her newborn daughter home as the premature baby remains in ICU

How Covid lockdowns and school closures ruined Aussie kids' mental health and caused a huge rise in self-harm cases

Pandemic lockdowns and restrictions adversely affected children and young people, with a rise in self-harm cases admitted to hospitals. Research published last week from the Australian and New Zealand Intensive Care Society Paediatric Study Group found a marked increase in pediatric intensive care units (PICUs) admissions following deliberate self-harm.

dailymail.co.uk ,  5 days ago 0
How Covid lockdowns and school closures ruined Aussie kids' mental health and caused a huge rise in self-harm cases

Roof collapses at Furness General Hospital during clinic

COLLAPSING ceilings and toilets spewing out raw sewage are among a catalogue of issues recorded at Furness General Hospital. Hundreds of clinical service incidents related to estate and infrastructure failings have been recorded at hospitals across Morecambe Bay in the last few years, data shows. Crumbling buildings, failing equipment and broken lifts feature on a log of incidents released under freedom of information laws by the trust that runs FGH.

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Roof collapses at Furness General Hospital during clinic

Australia isn’t out of the Covid woods yet – when is it going to end?

There’s been a 33-fold reduction in the ICU rate in just six months, but the high number of cases still means more deaths It’s hard to predict arrival times on any long road trip, especially when you are not sure of the destination or the conditions along the road ahead.

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Australia isn’t out of the Covid woods yet – when is it going to end?

Mum chooses to have breasts and ovaries removed so she can see her sons grow up

Ruth Cookson was just eight when her mum died from breast cancer worried and after her own son was born, she worried she could leave him without a mum too. An ICU nurse who was desperate to see her sons grow up has had life changing surgery to remove her breasts and ovaries after inheriting the BRCA1 gene.

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Mum chooses to have breasts and ovaries removed so she can see her sons grow up

Alberta says 19 of 50 new ICU beds are available, but hospitals still under strain

EDMONTON - Alberta Premier Jason Kenney says his government has made strides in adding capacity to hospitals still straining to cope during the COVID-19 pandemic. Kenney announced Friday that 19 of 50 new intensive care beds promised in the spring budget are now available. He said once all 50 are open, Alberta will no longer have the lowest number of intensive care beds per capita, but will instead have among the average number in Canada.

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Alberta says 19 of 50 new ICU beds are available, but hospitals still under strain

Mater patient in ICU with Covid didn't meet newborn baby for 5 weeks

Exclusive: Carol Walsh tells Dublin Live about her 64 days in ICU A patient in the Mater who was taken into ICU with Covid while pregnant, didn't get to meet newborn baby for five weeks. Carol Walsh caught Covid-19 when she was 34 weeks pregnant, and she became so unwell that the hospital had to deliver her baby early.

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Mater patient in ICU with Covid didn't meet newborn baby for 5 weeks

Covid patients fall at James Paget Hospital amid pressure on beds

Covid patients at Gorleston’s James Paget University Hospital (JPUH) have fallen, despite bed occupancy remaining high. Jonathan Barber, the hospital’s director of strategy and transformation, said: “The good news is the number of Covid positive patients is continuing to fall.

lowestoftjournal.co.uk ,  11 days ago 0
Covid patients fall at James Paget Hospital amid pressure on beds

Lorraine Kelly supports Deborah James after ITV co-star gives tragic cancer update

Lorraine Kelly has sent a message to her ITV co-star after she posted an update about her terminal cancer battle Lorraine Kelly has showed her support to brave ITV colleague Deborah James after she revealed it was 'time to say goodbye,' her terminal cancer battle was coming to an end.

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Lorraine Kelly supports Deborah James after ITV co-star gives tragic cancer update

COVID's sixth wave 'clearly' receding in London area: top doctor

The London area is “clearly on the back end of the sixth wave” of the COVID-19 pandemic, the medical officer of health for Middlesex-London says. As recently as a week ago, Alex Summers said he believed the current wave had peaked. He went a step further at a press briefing on Monday.

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COVID's sixth wave 'clearly' receding in London area: top doctor

It's a girl! Snezana Wood gives birth to daughter Harper with her Bachelor husband Sam Wood... who reveals the new mum was rushed to ICU after succumbing to an infection

Snezana Wood has given birth to her third daughter with husband Sam Wood. The Bachelor hunk took to Instagram on Sunday to introduce daughter Harper to the world, as well as revealing the health scare that accompanied her birth last Wednesday. 'So here’s a story from the last 5 days…….

dailymail.co.uk ,  14 days ago 0
It's a girl! Snezana Wood gives birth to daughter Harper with her Bachelor husband Sam Wood... who reveals the new mum was rushed to ICU after succumbing to an infection