Chickenpox outbreak in children’s hospital

In addition to having to be wary of the COVID-19 pandemic already, the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO) also has to grapple with a chickenpox outbreak. • Read also: If containment continues, watch out for measles outbreaks A child contracted chickenpox through community transmission before being admitted to the hospital in Ottawa for another … Read more

Chickenpox outbreak at Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario

OTTAWA – In addition to already having to be wary of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO) also has to grapple with a chickenpox outbreak. A child contracted chickenpox through community transmission before being admitted to the hospital in Ottawa for another reason, Global News reported Monday, citing hospital sources. The … Read more

Epidemiological Report COVID August 19 – 02, 2020

August 2, 2020 – 6:03 pm New cases: 1 – Female patient 55 years old. Boarding school. Pneumonia. Stable. Established epidemiological link. Essential worker. Garupá. Total confirmed cases: 50 External: 2 Recovered: 43 Boarding schools: 2 Deceased: 3 Discarded cases: 2082 (with an established epidemiological link, studied and ruled out). Cases dismissed: 91 (through the … Read more

Stiftung Warentest: chickenpox and shingles – vaccinations better

30.07.2020 – 21:31 After negative reviews Stiftung Warentest: Vaccinations against varicella zoster viruses have gotten better Photo: iStock.com/Pornpak Khunatorn Shingrix vaccination against shingles is recommended for older people over 60. The Stiftung Warentest took a closer look at the vaccines against varicella zoster viruses. Chickenpox and shingles are caused by the same virus: Varicella Zoster. … Read more