COVID-19 Update: All 230 Test Results Were Negative Between Friday & Saturday

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Good news out of the Ministry of Health this weekend with word that all 230 test results received between Friday and Saturday were negative for COVID-19, with 140 confirmed cases. Their status is as follows: there are 39 active cases, of which 30 persons are under active public health mon... Read more

COVID-19 Update: Six New Confirmed Cases of Coronavirus, Total 139, 39 Active Cases

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Bermuda recorded another six new cases of COVID-19 in the latest round of 170 test results received by the Ministry of Health on Tuesday. As it stands now, there are a total of 139 cases. Health Minister Kim Wilson said: "I’m sure everyone will agree how very concerning it is to see six posi... Read more

COVID-19 Update: Five New Cases, Total Now 133

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Another 229 test results came back on Saturday, with the Ministry of Health confirming a total of 133 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Bermuda, with 43 active cases this weekend. Seven people are currently being treated in hospital with patients in critical care. Another 36 cases are being monit... Read more

COVID-19: Drive-Through Testing at Warwick Academy Today, May 22

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A "pop up drive-through testing site" will be set up at Warwick Academy on Middle Road today (May 22) from 4pm to 7pm. According to Premier David Burt, they will be able to test up to 72 people, via appointments that must be booked online. At the COVID-19 briefing on Wednesday, Mr Burt noted t... Read more

COVID-19: All 65 Tests Return With Negative Results

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Another set of 65 tests results came back all negative today, leaving the total number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 at 125. A Government spokesperson said there are currently 36 active cases, of which 32 persons are under active public health monitoring. Four patients remain in hospital batt... Read more

COVID-19 Update: All 156 Test Results Negative, Total Confirmed Cases Remains at 126

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The latest set of test results are in and all 156 results were negative, which means the total number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 remains at 126. A Ministry of Health spokeswoman said there are currently 38 active cases - 34 are under public health monitoring. Four people are being treated ... Read more

COVID-19 Pandemic Threatens to Deepen Crisis in US Mental Health Care

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Associated Press: New York (May 19, 2020) — More than three weeks after Brandon Bell stopped showing up at a New York office that serves people with schizophrenia, employees finally located him at a nearby homeless shelter. The office remains open, but patients aren’t stopping by as much dur... Read more

2 COVID-19 Update: Two New Cases, Total 125, Hospital Patients Down to Four, Two in ICU

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Bermuda now has a total of 125 confirmed cases of COVID-19. According to Health Minister Kim Wilson, the latest 532 test results received on Monday turned up two more positive results, bringing the total number of active cases to 39. Another 35 persons are under active public health monitoring... Read more

Can Vitamin D Protect You From COVID-19?

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Jamaica Observer: Fitz-George Ratteray, Sunday, May 17, 2020 - THERE has been a lot of talk regarding nutrition and COVID-19, expressing connections between proper nutrition, and, specifically, the roles of vitamins D, C, A, and minerals such as zinc in supporting immune system function. Based on... Read more

COVID-19 Update: Two More Confirmed Cases, Total 121, 47 Active Cases

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The total number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Bermuda climbed to 121 when two more test results came back positive on Tuesday. According to the Ministry of Health, the two most recent cases were among 153 test results received this week. There are currently 47 active cases with the number... Read more