Health Care

Blood Tribe confirms 12 COVID-19 cases on Blood Reserve

Blood Tribe confirms 12 COVID-19 cases on Blood Reserve”

There have now been a total of 6,515 cases, including 1,073 cases and 5,317 recoveries.

One more Albertan is confirmed to have died.

The reserve's Community Health officials continue working on contact tracing and urge Blood Tribe members to refrain from visiting, or accepting visitors, outside of your household.

"Alberta's COVID-19 hospitalization rates remain low with 57 people now in hospital, nine of whom are in intensive care", Alberta Health said Sunday in a news release.

More news: Dr. Deena Hinshaw updates Albertans Friday on COVID-19

On May 14, some area businesses and services were allowed to lift restrictions due to Alberta's Relaunch Strategy. Ninety-three residents have died at centres around the province, with 95 cases at various facilities still being considered active.

Meanwhile, in the Edmonton zone, 518 cases have been recorded while 60 of those are active.

In the last 24 hours, 4,594 tests for COVID-19 have been completed.

"We know that outdoor recreation and being outside in well-ventilated open spaces, that there can be less of a risk in those contexts as long as people are following the guidelines", Hinshaw said Friday. There have been 196,309 people tested for the virus and a total of 213,078 tests performed by the lab. The city of Brooks has seen 1089 confirmed cases in total and seven deaths relating to the virus.



Like this

loading...
loading...

Latest


18 May 2020
WNBA draft: Sabrina Ionescu goes No. 1 to New York Liberty
However, following the major celebratory moment, Ionescu showed Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant some love on Instagram . Being based in major media market NY , after being drafted by the Liberty, should also help Ionescu further expand her brand.

18 May 2020
National Basketball Association and WNBA players go head-to-head in Horse Challenge
Former DePaul women's star Allie Quigley has made her name as one of the best shooters in the WNBA as a member of the Chicago Sky. The idea of the challenge involves matching baskets, and the player who makes shots that their opponent does not replicate, wins.

18 May 2020
Keith Urban plays drive-in gig for hospital staff
Throughout the entire concert, over 100 cars honked and flashed their lights in support of Urban and all healthcare professionals. There she was last night among all of the folks, hobbling around on her boot with her mask on'.

18 May 2020
Israel swears in new gov't as Netanyahu pledges annexation push
Gantz and incoming Foreign Minister Gabi Ashkenazi are both known to have reservations about annexation and the global backlash. A mini-insurgency by angry senior Likud members forced Netanyahu to seek a delay in the swearing-in ceremony last Thursday.

18 May 2020
China reports five new coronavirus cases, raises fears of second wave
Chinese at the moment are still susceptible to COVID-19 infection because (of) a lack of immunity", Mr Zhong said . Jilin is the second largest city of Jilin province, which borders North Korea and Russian Federation .

18 May 2020
Where is Storm Arthur now? Latest path and maps
It is forecast to track north-northeastward during that time and will move near or east of the Carolinas early next week. The award-winning journalist has worked for multiple newspapers since starting his career in 1999.

18 May 2020
Tobacco Major Claims Development Of COVID-19 Vaccine, Ready For Human Trial
Pre-clinical tests of the vaccine showed a positive immune response, the London-based tobacco company said Friday in a statement. British American Tobacco is the world's No. 2 manufacturer of cigarettes, the leading cause of lung cancer across the world.

18 May 2020
Club Brugge formally declared Belgian champions
That means bottom side Waasland-Beveren will be relegated, while Leuven and Beerschot still have to decide who'll replaced them. Please support our heroes valiant effort by donating at https://www.heroes-aid.com/ and sharing this video.

18 May 2020
United States to Charge Google with Antitrust Violations
Much of the states' investigation has focused on Google's online advertising business. The Justice Department did not immediately reply to a request for comment.

17 May 2020
741 confirmed Louth cases of Covid-19
Latest figures published today by NISRA show that 77 deaths involving COVID-19 occurred in the last week, from 2nd to 8th May. Health officials have been notified of an additional 92 cases bringing the nation's total to 24,048.