COVID 19 Info Basket- Tweets #18

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COVID 19 Info Basket- Articles #18

Pakistan COVID-19 infections pass 100,000

https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2020/06/pakistan-covid-19-infections-pass-100-000-200608101336824.html

Brazil’s Covid Data Fiasco Fuels Outrage Against Bolsonaro

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-06-08/protests-break-out-in-brazil-amid-coronavirus-data-controversy

New Zealand lifts all Covid restrictions, declaring the nation virus-free

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-52961539

Premier League to resume on June 17 with Man City vs Arsenal among the first fixtures and all matches to be shown live

https://www.goal.com/en/news/premier-league-resume-june-17-man-city-vs-arsenal-fixtures/1knx9fxf64aij16kxjfrafu98z

South African schools reopen as COVID-19 lockdown is eased

https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2020/06/south-african-schools-reopen-covid-19-lockdown-eased-200608114354812.html

Authors retract study showing hydroxychloroquine was dangerous to hospitalized COVID-19 patients

https://www.washingtonpost.com/nation/2020/06/04/coronavirus-live-updates-us/

Where Are We in Quest for Coronavirus Drugs and Vaccines?

https://www.washingtonpost.com/business/where-are-we-in-quest-for-coronavirus-drugs-andvaccines/2020/06/08/93da68b4-a9a2-11ea-a43b-be9f6494a87d_story.html

Coronavirus: Abia cases quadruple as Nigeria records 260 new infections

https://www.premiumtimesng.com/news/headlines/396620-coronavirus-abia-cases-quadruple-as-nigeria-records-260-new-infections.html

Lagos, Osun, Kwara retain ban on religious centres          

https://m.guardian.ng/news/lagos-osun-kwara-retain-ban-on-religious-centres/

Mosques, Churches in Lagos to Reopen from June 19 and 21 -Sanwo-Olu

https://www.channelstv.com/2020/06/04/mosques-churches-in-lagos-to-reopen-from-june-19-sanwo-olu/

UPDATE: 812 healthcare workers infected with COVID-19 — PTF

France Releases Contact Tracing App StopCovid

Mexico and parts of Brazil reopen after lockdown — despite surging coronavirus case

https://www.cnn.com/2020/06/02/americas/latin-america-coronavirus-reopening-intl/index.html

Coronavirus: Iran fears second wave after surge in cases

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-middle-east-52903443

Will Protests Set Off a Second Viral Wave?

First Rohingya refugee dies from coronavirus in Bangladesh: Official

https://www.thejakartapost.com/seasia/2020/06/02/first-rohingya-refugee-dies-from-coronavirus-in-bangladesh-official–.html

Southeast Asia’s Lazada says its online grocery sales in Singapore jumped due to coronavirus

https://www.cnbc.com/2020/06/02/coronavirus-singapore-online-grocery-sales-lazada.html

(South Africa) schools will reopen on June 8        

https://www.dailysun.co.za/News/schools-will-reopen-on-8-june-20200531

Coronavirus: Primary schools back but mixed picture on turn-out

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-52854688

COVID-19 Update: HCQ Study Questioned, Protests and Outbreaks

https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/931545

COVID-19: FG bans street trading, hawking          

Jigawa doctor dies after treating COVID-19 patients         

Madagascar announces first COVID-19 death

COVID-19: Madagascar drug to get quick lab analysis, says NAFDAC         

Lesotho becomes last African country to record coronavirus case

https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2020/05/lesotho-african-country-record-coronavirus-case-200513154809818.html

Brazil Health Minister Nelson Teich Resigns?

French Boy Dies from Coronavirus-linked Kawasaki Disease

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/may/16/french-boy-dies-from-coronavirus-linked-kawasaki-diseae

Burundi expels WHO Coronavirus Team as Election Approaches

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/may/14/burundi-expels-who-coronavirus-team-as-election-approaches

Jacinda Ardern Rejected from Cafe at Coronavirus Capacity

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/may/16/jacinda-ardern-rejected-from-cafe-at-coronavirus-capacity

Loneliness and lockdown exploited in romance scams     

https://www.bbc.com/news/amp/business-52664539?__twitter_impression=true

“Incredible things are happening” in virtual reality say architects in lockdown

https://www.dezeen.com/2020/05/13/incredible-virtual-reality-coronavirus/amp/?__twitter_impression=true

Why are some OPEC nations struggling to make any money right now?

https://www.aljazeera.com/programmes/countingthecost/2020/05/opec-nations-struggling-money-200516120541961.html

Coronavirus and the prospect of mass involuntary euthanasia

https://www.aljazeera.com/amp/indepth/opinion/coronavirus-prospect-mass-involuntary-euthanasia-200515122939558.html?__twitter_impression=true

What African Nations Are Teaching the West About Fighting the Coronavirus

Jonathan Adewumi, Who Made Everyone Feel at Home, Dies at 57

Dealing with COVID-19 in Somalia and Somaliland amidst an ongoing humanitarian crisis

https://msf.or.ke/en/magazine/dealing-covid-19-somalia-and-somaliland-amidst-ongoing-humanitarian-crisis

First coronavirus case found in Bangladesh Rohingya refugee camps

https://www.aljazeera.com/amp/news/2020/05/coronavirus-case-bangladesh-rohingya-refugee-camps-200514143543211.html?__twitter_impression=true

Paediatric inflammatory multisystem syndrome (PIMS) Novel paediatric disease from past corona virus infection

https://www.chla.org/blog/health-and-safety-tips/pediatric-inflammatory-multisystem-syndrome-pims-what-parents-should

https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.fox2detroit.com/news/new-child-illness-multisystem-inflammatory-syndrome-believed-to-be-connected-to-covid-19.amp

https://edition.cnn.com/2020/05/10/health/coronavirus-mystery-children-symptoms/index.html

British PM reveals conditional plan to reopen society     

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-52609952

Billionaire Peter Lim pays for $1 million worth of meals for front-line healthcare workers

Finally, a virus got me- Ebola and HIV scientist    

https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2020/05/finally-virus-got-me-scientist-who-fought-ebola-and-hiv-reflects-facing-death-covid-19

Epidemiologist calls US Coronavirus response ‘close to genocide’

https://www.huffpost.com/entry/epidemiologist-coronavirus-genocide-by-default_n_5eb2a5ebc5b63e6bd96f5d81

Professor behind lockdown quits after breaking rules to meet lover

https://www.mirror.co.uk/news/politics/professor-behind-coronavirus-lockdown-plan-21979710

Teachers going above and beyond for their students during the coronavirus pandemic

https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2020/05/03/time-take-seriously-link-vitamin-d-deficiency-serious-covid/

We are workers, not heroes.

https://africasacountry.com/2020/05/we-are-workers-not-heroes

COVID 19 Info Basket- Tweets #17

COVID 19 Info Basket- Articles #17

WHO: Nigeria has expressed interest to be part of COVID-19 drug trials

Robot helps Tunisia medics avoid infection from coronavirus patients               https://www.vanguardngr.com/2020/05/robot-helps-tunisia-medics-avoid-infection-from-coronavirus-patients/

COVID-19: NAFDAC releases guidance on milk donation

COVID-19 in Sask: Northern leaders say ‘drastic’ action could occur if public health orders not followed

https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/saskatoon/covid-19-update-may2-1.5553647

The Independent: Coronavirus: UK death toll rises by 621 to 28,131              http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/home-news/coronavirus-uk-death-toll-latest-hospitals-care-homes-community-a9495816.html

Nasarawa StatevAssembly Member Dies of COVID-19 

https://www.channelstv.com/2020/05/03/nasarawa-assembly-member-dies-of-covid-19/Tweets

White House blocks Fauci from testifying before Congress            https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/congress/white-house-blocking-fauci-testifying-congress-about-coronavirus-response-n1198276

9 issues people are bringing up the most in therapy about coronavirus    https://www.huffpost.com/entry/therapy-issues-coronavirus_l_5ea9a8d7c5b6106b8ed0dfd5

Peruvian families flee from virus

https://t.co/2wJBoJyFBq?amp=1

New York subway closes for overnight disinfection           https://www.nytimes.com/2020/04/30/nyregion/subway-close-cuomo-coronavirus.amp.html#click=https://t.co/rTduMjoYY3

Frostbite toes, hidden sign of coronavirus.            https://www.washingtonpost.com/health/2020/04/29/coronavirus-rashes-toes/?outputType=amp#click=https://t.co/v3eZUpuxiZ

A timeline of Trumps 100 days of coronavirus denial       https://www.motherjones.com/politics/2020/04/trump-coronavirus-timeline/

Why the Coronavirus is so confusing        https://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2020/04/pandemic-confusing-uncertainty/610819/

https://www.hamhigh.co.uk/news/health/coronavirus-hampstead-dental-charity-sends-out-toothbrushes-and-toothpaste-to-care-homes-and-shelters-1-6577833

https://www.colgate.com/en-us/oral-health/life-stages/adult-oral-care/disinfecting-toothbrush-tips-0

https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.walesonline.co.uk/news/uk-news/brushing-teeth-right-time-helps-18167539.amp

https://www.google.com/amp/s/metro.co.uk/2020/04/29/brushing-teeth-can-help-prevent-spread-coronavirus-12625399/amp/

https://www.nature.com/articles/s41415-020-1450-9

Steps taken in California have more than flattened the curve      

https://www.kron4.com/news/bay-area/crushed-the-curve-researcher-says-steps-taken-in-california-have-done-more-than-flatten-the-curve/amp/#click=https://t.co/XlzPBrDaYc

COVID 19 Info Basket- Tweets #16

COVID 19 Info Basket- Articles #16

Lithuanian capital to be turned into open air cafe to help restaurant owners sell and still maintain distancing       

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/apr/28/lithuanian-capital-to-be-turned-into-vast-open-air-cafe-vilnius

How to manage a pandemic.      

https://www.technologyreview.com/2020/04/14/999239/how-to-manage-a-pandemic-covid-asia-vs-west/

UK records highest weekly death toll from all causes since records began

https://www.rt.com/uk/487097-highest-death-toll-uk-1993-coronavirus/

Coronavirus focus threatens precarious progress in Malaria

https://www.ft.com/content/dbb83b3a-7fbc-11ea-b0fb-13524ae1056b

The impossible ethics of pandemic triage              

https://www.thenewatlantis.com/publications/the-impossible-ethics-of-pandemic-triage

Miami goes 7 weeks without a homicide for first time since 1957

https://www.cbsnews.com/news/miami-no-homicide-seven-weeks/

Can Africa afford lockdowns?    

https://opinion.premiumtimesng.com/2020/04/24/covid-19-can-africa-afford-lockdowns-by-chukwuma-charles-soludo/

Senegal $1 Testing Kit and Race for vaccines       

Why Europe’s highest death toll is in its capital  

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-04-25/why-the-world-s-highest-virus-death-rate-is-in-europe-s-capital

African Tech Innovators Spy Opportunity Amid Pandemic             

https://www.ozy.com/around-the-world/africas-tech-innovators-spy-opportunity-in-the-coronavirus-crisis/291468/

Special Report: As virus advanc3s, doctors rethink rush to ventilate.

https://mobile.reuters.com/article/amp/idUSKCN2251PE#click=https://t.co/zaDY88Nz2u

‘Your shift has ended’- Funeral held for NHS nurse who died with coronavirus symptoms.

https://www.channel4.com/news/your-shift-has-ended-funeral-held-for-nhs-nurse-who-died-with-coronavirus-symptoms

The first modern pandemic        

https://t.co/1q7YHRXokz?amp=1

COVID 19 Info Basket- Tweets #15

COVID 19 Info Basket- Articles #15

Opinion: By punishing coronavirus truth tellers, Trump puts us all at risk.

https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/2020/04/23/by-punishing-coronavirus-truth-tellers-trump-puts-us-all-risk/?outputType=amp#click=https://t.co/RJBet0XlVp

‘Sadness’ and disbelief from a world missing American leadership.

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/04/23/world/europe/coronavirus-american-exceptionalism.amp.html#click=https://t.co/nKoNc02FwS

We do not have to worry about coronavirus debt for years

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2020/apr/22/we-do-not-have-to-worry-about-paying-off-the-coronavirus-debt-for-generations

Nigeria Statistics

https://covid19-ng.web.app/?from=2020-02-27

Hydrogen peroxide sterilization of N95 masks

https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.03.24.20041087v1

Ghana COVID19 website             

https://ghanahealthservice.org/covid19/

First child in Michigan dies          

https://www.detroitnews.com/story/news/local/detroit-city/2020/04/19/5-year-old-first-michigan-child-dies-coronavirus/5163094002/

Medical Dental Council has of Nigeria issues statement 

https://www.mdcn.gov.ng/page/recent-news/notice-to-medical-practitioners-and-dental-surgeons-in-nigeria-on-the-covid-19-pandemic

Crude oil prices tank      

https://t.co/eKd7HuZjow?ssr=true

Lessons in community led COVID19 efforts          

Tensions from lockdowns across Africa  

https://qz.com/africa/1836458/curfews-not-lockdowns-will-slow-covid-19-spread-in-africa/

Lagos stocks close at best level since January

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-04-20/foreigners-dismayed-by-lack-of-dollars-avoid-lagos-stock-rally

Renal failure, new presentation

https://www.cnn.com/2020/04/17/health/coronavirus-kidney-dialysis-need/index.html

Trump bans immigration, except healthcare workers and food

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-04-21/trump-says-he-ll-suspend-immigration-to-u-s-over-virus-concerns

Doctors can refuse to care if Inadequate PPE

Infection killing coronavirus patients      

COVID 19 Info Basket- Tweets #14

https://twitter.com/iArnavAgarwal/status/1251568130268303369?s=19

https://twitter.com/iarnavagarwal/status/1251568130268303369?s=21

https://twitter.com/BBCNews/status/1251141774682189825?s=19

COVID 19 Info Basket- Articles #14

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Blame Capitalist Globalization not China for Pandemic

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2020/apr/10/blaming-china-coronavirus-pandemic-capitalist-globalisation-scapegoat

https://www.wsj.com/articles/as-u-s-china-clash-over-coronavirus-their-doctors-quietly-join-forces-11586516401?mod=mhp

https://www.theguardian.com/news/2020/apr/10/world-health-organization-who-v-coronavirus-why-it-cant-handle-pandemic?

https://punchng.com/isolation-centre-doctors-others-lament-n30m-unpaid-allowances

Immigrant doctors on the frontline of Britain’s COVID19 amidst Brexit and anti-immigrant affair

https://www.ouh.nhs.uk/news/article.aspx?id=1226

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2020/apr/11/south-korea-beating-coronavirus-citizens-state-testing

Lockdown alone cannot stop spread

Boris Johnson discharged from hospital but not returning to work

https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/live/2020/apr/12/coronavirus-live-news-nhs-staff-deaths-boris-johnson-latest-updates?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_WhatsApp

Boris Johnson appreciates his carers      

http://news.sky.com/story/boris-johnson-i-owe-doctors-and-nurses-my-life-after-coronavirus-treatment-11972103

False negative affecting testing 

https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2020/04/false-negatives-complicating-covid-19-testing-200411100741669.html

Droplets emitted by speaking in experiment published by New England Journal of Medicine

https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMc2007800

Saliva spray during speech could transmit virus

https://amp.theguardian.com/world/2020/apr/07/saliva-spray-during-speech-could-transmit-coronavirus-study

Google thanks delivery staff for COVID19 efforts

https://m.economictimes.com/magazines/panache/google-thanks-packaging-shipping-delivery-workers-with-hearts-and-a-special-doodle/articleshow/75152738.cms

China must pay reparations over COVID19

https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/2020/04/16/china-must-pay-reparations-africa-its-coronavirus-failures/

G7 backs WHO leaving Trump isolated

https://apple.news/AfF91oDOjSumm_dclBwFNiQ

America’s future             

Every western system was unprepared 

Floridians flock to beach amidst highest COVID19 death toll

https://www.washingtonpost.com/nation/2020/04/18/florida-beaches-reopen-coronavirus/

Nurses suspended for refusing to treat patients without N95 masks

https://www.cbsnews.com/news/coronavirus-mike-gulick-santa-monica-nurses-suspended-refusing-covid-19-care-without-n95-masks/

The Coronavirus Is Mutating. What Does That Mean for a Vaccine?

Reduction in oxygen in lungs causing ‘sudden’ deaths

Refusing to treat where PPE is inadequate           

https://www.bma.org.uk/advice-and-support/covid-19/your-health-and-wellbeing/covid-19-refusing-to-treat-where-ppe-is-inadequate

Back in February, Nigeria’s Ministry of Health blocked from procurement of COVID19 supplies

Coronavirus: Health ministry’s preparation suffers as Presidency blocks procurement

Blame Capitalist Globalization not China for Pandemic

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2020/apr/10/blaming-china-coronavirus-pandemic-capitalist-globalisation-scapegoat

https://www.wsj.com/articles/as-u-s-china-clash-over-coronavirus-their-doctors-quietly-join-forces-11586516401?mod=mhp

Coronavirus: Germany says its outbreak is ‘under control’

https://www.bbc.com/news/amp/world-europe-52327956#click=https://t.co/8VqXMy08vE

Government ‘ignores’ UK textiles firms desperate to make PPE   https://t.co/fg4ltbLry9?amp=1

WHO and Global Politics

https://www.thinkglobalhealth.org/article/world-health-organization-and-pandemic-politics

South Korea’s New Coronavirus Twist: Recovered Patients Test Positive Again     

https://flip.it/ckjbz5

How doctors can keep families safe after caring for COVID19 patients

https://www.ama-assn.org/practice-management/physician-health/how-doctors-can-keep-their-families-safe-after-providing-covid

*COVID-19: Doctors and Nurses in the UK have been asked to re-use their gowns or treat patients without the use of PPEs this weekend, as UK hospitals are set to run of PPEs in the next few hours. Fresh supplies will be procured next week.*

https://www.independent.co.uk/news/health/coronavirus-nhs-ppe-gowns-matt-hancock-news-latest-a9471331.html

Coronavirus destroys the Myth of the Deficit

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2020/apr/17/coronavirus-deficit-american-economy

Africa lockdown

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-africa-52268320

Face mask use  

Face mask advice            

Infodemic          

On becoming a #COVID19 survivor and advocate.             

https://nhwat.ch/3boLoUo

Kidney disease, overlooked aspect of COVID19  

Knowing your limits in a pandemic          

How does the virus kill  

https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2020/04/how-does-coronavirus-kill-clinicians-trace-ferocious-rampage-through-body-brain-toes

Seattle Coronavirus Study