What I Thought Would Be A Week In Bed Left Me With A Chronic Illness

I was living with my brother and his roommate, and they both got COVID, too. Over a few weeks, I watched them recover, and I realized the same wasn’t happening for me. My symptoms were getting slightly better, but a few weeks in, my progress plateaued. Once I hit weeks four, five, and even six, … Read more

Covid-19 Watch: 309 new cases, nationwide ICU bed usage at 59.5pc

PETALING JAYA: Malaysia recorded 309 new Covid-19 cases on Sunday (Jan 22), bringing the total number of cases in the country to 5,034,830 infections since the pandemic began. The Health Ministry’s KKMNow portal reported that 308 of Sunday’s new Covid-19 cases were local transmissions while one imported infection was logged. There were 292 recoveries on … Read more

Covid-19 Watch: 293 new cases, nationwide ICU bed usage at 61pc

PETALING JAYA: Malaysia recorded 293 new Covid-19 cases on Saturday (Jan 21), bringing the total number of cases in the country to 5,034,521 infections since the pandemic began. The Health Ministry’s KKMNow portal reported that all of Friday’s new Covid-19 cases were local transmissions with no imported infections being logged. Recoveries outpaced new infections, with … Read more

Covid-19 Watch: 285 new cases, nationwide ICU bed usage at 64.2pc

PETALING JAYA: Malaysia recorded 285 new Covid-19 cases on Friday (Jan 20), bringing the total number of cases in the country to 5,034,228 infections since the pandemic began. The Health Ministry’s KKMNow portal reported that 280 of Friday’s new Covid-19 cases were local transmissions while five imported infections were logged. Recoveries outpaced new infections, with … Read more

Covid-19 Watch: 318 new cases, nationwide ICU bed usage at 64.1pc

PETALING JAYA: Malaysia recorded 318 new Covid-19 cases on Thursday (Jan 19), bringing the total number of cases in the country to 5,033,943 infections since the pandemic began. The Health Ministry’s KKMNow portal reported that 317 of Thursday’s new Covid-19 cases were local transmissions while one imported infection was logged. Recoveries outpaced new infections, with … Read more

Increase in illness, staff shortages add to lack of hospital bed availability

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) – Flu cases are declining some in Alabama, but now COVID cases are ramping up which means Alabama hospitals are still full. dr Don Williamson with the Alabama Hospital Association told me that just yesterday, we were back to being over 630 patients with COVID being admitted to hospitals. Add influenza admissions … Read more

Covid-19 Watch: 571 new cases, nationwide ICU bed usage at 66.3pc

PETALING JAYA: Malaysia recorded 571 new Covid-19 cases on Thursday (Jan 5), bringing the total number of cases in the country to 5,028,794 infections since the pandemic began. The Health Ministry’s KKMNow portal reported that 570 of Thursday’s new Covid-19 cases were local transmissions while one imported infection was logged. Recoveries outpaced new infections, with … Read more

Number of people in hospital with flu more than doubles as Covid-19 cases rise

The number of people in hospital with flu has more than doubled with Covid-19 cases in hospitals also increasing as warnings of a so-called ‘twindemic’ come true. This is putting increased pressure once again on hospitals with 570 patients on trolleys or chairs waiting for a hospital bed today. The latest available flu figures show … Read more

Florida pastor accused of COVID-19 relief fraud makes court appearance from hospital bed

A pastor accused of fraudulently collecting more than $8 million in COVID-19 relief aid back in 2020 made a court appearance Wednesday — from his hospital bed. Evan Edwards appeared in court via zoom from his hospital bed. A judge said that in order to move forward, they need to know Edwards’ current medical condition … Read more

Pele’s daughter shares heart-wrenching picture with football icon on hospital bed

Brazilian football ion Pele has been hospitalized for days in Sao Paulo as the legend is suffering from multiple ailments including worsening cancer, kidney and heart problems. Pele’s daughter shared a heart-wrenching photo of herself and the footballer with the caption “one more night together.” In the picture, Pele’s daughter, Kely Cristina Nascimento can be … Read more