Emergency medical aid is pouring into pandemic-stricken India from around the world as the government seeks to fend off criticism about the slow pace of dispatching supplies to hospitals and states in desperate need. The huge inflow of oxygen generators, oxygen concentrators and cylinders, vials of life-saving drugs and otherContinue Reading

How to change your Covid vaccine appointment

The UK continues to expand its vaccine roll out, with people aged 40 now being invited to book their Covid vaccine. Nearly 50 million vaccinations have been administered across the country – 34,346,273 people have had their first dose, and 14,940,984 people have had their second. But what happens should you need to change you…Continue Reading

COVID UK records another five coronavirus deaths and cases

The UK has recorded another five COVID deaths and 2,047 more cases in the latest daily figures. It compares with seven deaths and 1,907 cases this time last week, while the latest seven-day rolling average is 11.3 and 2,080. On Friday, 119,240 first vaccine doses were administered across the UK,Continue Reading

J Balvin Says COVID ‘Almost Killed Me Ahead of ‘Vax Live Concert

J Balvin’s participation in Global Citizen’s Vax Live: The Concert to Reunite the World was personal. Balvin, who had revealed he battled COVID-19 last summer, said he does not want to see others suffer from the coronavirus like he did. “I had COVID before. It almost killed me,” he revealed before taking the stageContinue Reading

Jennifer Lopez Brings Her Mom to the Stage at ‘Vax Live Concert

The opening number of Global Citizen’s Vax Live: The Concert to Reunite the World was especially sentimental. Jennifer Lopez treated the crowd to a live cover of “Sweet Caroline” — a touching performance not only dedicated to her mother, but also featuring her. “When I was thinking about what song to sing tonight, IContinue Reading

Indias COVID deaths hit record high amid calls for nationwide lockdown

New Delhi — There are new calls for India’s prime minister to implement a nationwide shutdown, as COVID-19 spreads at a breakneck speed. The country on Saturday reported more than 4,000 deaths due to the virus, marking a new single-day high. The coronavirus is claiming lives faster than India can bury or cremateContinue Reading

CDC Chief Just Gave This COVID Warning

Dr. Rochelle Walensky, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), once warned of “impending doom,” concerned this COVID-19 pandemic would get out of hand. Today, during a talk at the Johns Hopkins Health Policy Forum, she was more optimistic about the outlook, but still warned of “stumbling blocks” thatContinue Reading

The Covid hospital in India so bad patients want to get out

New Delhi and Meerut, India (CNN)For three days, Goldi Patel, 25, went from hospital to hospital in New Delhi’s oppressive summer heat, frantically trying to find one that would keep her husband breathing. Four hospitals turned away Patel, who is seven months pregnant with the couple’s first child, before sheContinue Reading