A 105-Year-Old Woman Who Survived The 1918 Flu Dies After Contracting COVID

She lived a life of adventure that spanned two continents. She fell in love with a World War II fighter pilot, barely escaped Europe ahead of Benito Mussolini's fascists, ground steel for the U.S. war effort and advocated for her disabled daughter in a far less enlightened time.

She was, her daughter said, someone who didn't make a habit of giving up.

And then this month, at age 105, Primetta Giacopini's life ended the way it began — in a pandemic.



Hilary Duff Tests Positive for Coronavirus, Has ‘No Taste or Smell’: ‘Happy to Be Vaxxed

Feeling under the weather. Hilary Duff revealed that she tested positive for the coronavirus just days after she started production on Hulu’s How I Met Your Father.

Celebrities Who've Tested Positive for COVID-19 Amid the Pandemic The Lizzie McGuire star, 33, shared a selfie from her bed in an Instagram Story on Friday, August 20, writing, “That delta… she’s a little bitch. Symptoms: bad headache. No taste or smell. Sinus pressure. Brain fog.” Despite the symptoms she has experienced, Duff noted in her post that she was “happy to be vaxxed.”


India's Covid Graves Exposed As Ganges River Floods

Shallow graves are emerging and bodies are floating down India’s Ganges river as it swells with seasonal flooding.

Makeshift cremations are being carried out as locals worry about possible health concerns.


Efter fuskanklagelserna: Stora oklarheter kring testmottagningen i Södertälje

Testmottagningar runtom i landet som samarbetat med fuskanklagade Doktorgruppen har slagit igen.

Men i Södertälje höll man öppet i ytterligare ett par dagar med ny samarbetspartner – för att sedan bomma igen.


We never expected her to die! 17 year old dead in covid

“This was not her time. If everyone would have just done everything right the first time when we were asked to shut down and use our brains … we probably be out of it now,” Strate said.


Calgary -Alberta doctor dies from COVID-19

Dr. Wayne John Edwards is the seventh Alberta health-care worker — and the second doctor — to die from COVID-19 since the beginning of the pandemic, according to Alberta Health.


US Army veteran from San Antonio dies of COVID-19 while in Peru

SAN ANTONIO – As the COVID-19 pandemic seemingly appears to be under control in the United States, the government of Peru announced a nationwide quarantine on March 17 that will last through Holy Week. In the middle of the public health crisis in Peru, the family of a U.S. Army veteran from San Antonio is working to bring his remains back to the states.


Anthony Fauci is accused of cover up!

Den amerikanske smittskyddsläkaren Anthony Fauci, som arbetat under flera presidenter, är just nu i rejält blåsväder. Detta efter att hans mejlbox blivit offentliggjord. Fauci anklagas för att ha mörkat vad han visste om coronaviruset. Han ska också, enligt amerikansk press, ha undanhållit annan viktig information, till exempel munskydds effektivitet. Det påstås även i olika konspirationsteorier att han varit med att skapa viruset.

Det är framförallt republikaner och konservativa politiker som skuldbelägger Fauci och pekar ut honom som en skurk.


Chinese virologist says Fauci’s emails ‘verify’ her Wuhan lab leak claims


First covid case in Lakshadweep was reported on 18th of january 2021! They went from zero in 2020 to 5000 in early 2021!

Zero cases in 2020 to nearly 5,000 now — how Covid-free Lakshadweep got infected by virus


Snabbtest gav falskt covid-besked

Tretton vaccinerade personer på ett skånskt äldreboende hade covid, enligt ett test. Men det hade de i själva verket inte, uppger Sydsvenskan. Ett inköpt snabbtest från Wuhan i Kina gav positivt utslag hos helt friska personer. Region Skåne hade köpt in 400 000 tester, för nio miljoner kronor. Nu har användningen av dem stoppats.

När testet provats har det visat sig att träffsäkerheten ligger långt under de 99,2 procent som utlovas av tillverkaren, enligt tidningen.


James Cross, British diplomat kidnapped by Quebec separatists, dies at 99 of covid-19

Mr. Cross, who was born in Ireland and thus was well-acquainted with violent political passions, arrived in Montreal as trade commissioner in 1968. The FLQ, which had carried out a string of bombings, executed its most notorious attack the next year, detonating a bomb at the Montreal Stock Exchange that injured dozens.

Mr. Cross’s wife, the former Barbara Dagg, died in 2018 after 73 years of marriage, and their only child, Susan Cross, died in 2015. Mr. Cross had no immediate survivors. Mr. Cross “never condoned the kidnappers,” his son-in-law said, but neither did he allow “what they did to embitter him or eat into his enjoyment of life thereafter.” “He never forgave them,” Stringer observed, “but never dwelled on the matter.”


Peru has world’s worst per capita Covid toll after death data revised

Peru has almost tripled its official Covid-19 death toll to 180,764, after a government review, making it the country with the highest death rate per capita, according to Johns Hopkins University data.

Peru has been among the hardest hit Latin American countries during the pandemic, with its hospitals overcrowded and demand for oxygen outstripping availability.

government said it would update its death count, which was 69,342 as of Sunday, in part because of a lack of testing that made it difficult to confirm whether a person had died due to the virus or some other cause.


65-year-old woman in Athens dies short after vaccination; authorities on alert

Greece’s health authorities have been set on alert on Tuesday after a 65-year-old woman died half an hour after she received a vaccination against Covid-19. According to estate-broadcaster ERt, the woman had her vaccination at the Health Center of Ilion, suburb of western Athens, around 1 o’ clock noon.

Following the health protocols she waited at the center for 20 minutes for possible allergic reaction. Then she left.

Passerby found her dead in a nearby public park half an hour later.

The woman had underlying health issues such as diabetes and coronary heart disease.

She had reportedly received the Astra Zeneca vaccine.


Celebrated Bengali poet Sankha Ghosh dies of Covid at 89 in Kolkata

Celebrated Bengali poet Sankha Ghosh breathed his last on April 21.

Ghosh was 89 years old and had tested positive for Covid-19. Sankha Ghosh, a recipient of the coveted Jnanpith and Sahitya Akademi awards, had been suffering from age-related ailments for a while. He was also admitted to the hospital in January this year.


B.C. health officials have confirmed that a baby died of COVID-19 in January

While dozens of workplaces have been ordered to close over the last week in the Vancouver Coastal Health and Fraser Health regions because of transmission of COVID-19 between workers, Henry did not directly answer a reporter's question about whether the province needs to pass legislation ensuring paid sick leave. "It is important ... to make sure workers can stay home when they're sick," she said. "That's an ongoing discussion that I know government is having with industry."

Health Minister Adrian Dix said Premier John Horgan is still lobbying for the federal government to take responsibility for mandatory paid sick leave.


Covid, è morto l'avvocato Marcello Cipriani. Non era vaccinato

E' morto questa mattina, all'età di 65 anni l'avvocato Marcello Cipriani, da alcuni giorni ricoverato nel reparto di terapia intensiva covid: le sue condizioni sono improvvisamente peggiorate nelle ultime ore.

Cipriani era giunto al Santo Stefano un paio di settimane fa, in seguito a un malore. Durante il ricovero era risultato positivo al covid. Cipriani non era vaccinato, malgrado la Regione Toscana abbia riservato per un certo periodo la precedenza a chi esercita la professione di avvocato. .


Archbishop of Glasgow Philip Tartaglia dies with Covid aged 70

The Archbishop of Glasgow, the Most Reverend Philip Tartaglia, has died suddenly at his home in the city. He was 70 years old.

Archbishop Tartaglia had tested positive for Covid-19 shortly after Christmas and was self-isolating.


He was supposed to go to Tokyo as the chief medical officer of the Indian contingent for this July’s Olympics. He had accompanied Indian teams at various World championships, Asian Games, Commonwealth Games and the Olympics during his long career with Indian sports.

Mendiratta, the chairman of the Athletics Federation of India’s medical commission, passed away in Delhi owing to COVID-related complications.

The doctor, who was also associated with the Asian Athletics Association for over 25 years, was 60.


BBC presenter died after suffering blood clots following AstraZeneca jab, family says

A 44-year-old BBC radio presenter died last week after experiencing blood clots following her AstraZeneca jab, her family has said.


Flera varningar om bristande pandemiberedskap

Drygt ett år före coronapandemin hade MSB presenterat en beredskapsanalys för regeringen som under rubriken Sårbarheter påpekat just att ”Folkhälsomyndigheten har begränsade legala möjligheter att planera och leda smittskyddet utifrån nationella behov på grund av regionernas självstyre.”


Delhi surgeon succumbs to COVID-19 even after receiving both doses of vaccine

This is the first death of a doctor who was fully vaccinated against COVID-19 disease, reported


British model dies days after receiving AstraZeneca vaccine

A British model has died days after receiving the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine in Cyprus.

Stephanie Dubois, 39, suffered a “serious thrombotic episode” after being given the jab in the town of Paphos. Health officials at Cyprus’s main state hospital in the capital, Nicosia, said that she had no underlying health conditions.


Covid-19: First man to get jab William Shakespeare dies of unrelated illness

The second person in the world to get the Pfizer-BioNTech jab has died of an unrelated illness.

Bill Shakespeare, 81, received his first Covid vaccine in December at University Hospital Coventry shortly after 91-year-old Margaret Keenan.


Quebecer dies from blood clot after getting COVID-19 vaccine

MONTREAL – A Quebecer has died due to a blood clot after receiving the AstraZeneca vaccine. Quebec’s public health director, Dr. Horacio Arruda, made the announcement during the government’s Tuesday health update.

The woman who died was 54 years old.


Researchers at China's Wuhan bio lab sought hospital care before COVID-19 outbreak

Mon, 24 May, 2021,

Three researchers from the Wuhan Institute of Virology sought hospital care in November 2019, weeks before Beijing disclosed the COVID-19 pandemic, a US media report said, citing a previously undisclosed American intelligence document that could add weight to growing calls for a full scale probe of whether the coronavirus may have escaped from China’s top bio lab.


Man dies after getting COVID-19 variant through Severn Court student residence outbreak

Man dies after getting COVID-19 variant through Severn Court student residence outbreak

A Fleming College student who lived at the Severn Court student residence died Monday after being diagnosed with a COVID-19 variant. CTV News identified him Wednesday as Zachary Root, a 31-year-old accounting student.


Brampton nurse who died of COVID-19 remembered as ‘fierce activist’ and loving mom

Registered nurse Lorraine Gouveia, 54, died Monday at the Trillium Hospital in Mississauga, according to an online obituary. She was a mother of three.


16-year-old dies of COVID-19

A 16-year-old student died of COVID-19 Saturday at Ste-Justine Hospital.

The teenager is the youngest person in Quebec known to have died from the disease caused by the coronavirus.



The patriarch of a family-run bakery in Toronto’s west end is dead following an ongoing battle with COVID-19.

In a post to SanRemo Bakery and Café’s Instagram page Thursday, the Bozzo family confirmed that Natale Bozzo had died after six weeks in hospital.


University of Toronto math professor who died of COVID-19 remembered for his dedication and passion

He was well-known in the Canadian mathematical community and his loss is a tragedy for us all


13-year-old Brampton, Ont. girl who died of COVID-19 passed away same day she was taken to hospital

TORONTO -- A 13-year-old girl from Brampton has become one of the youngest people in Ontario to die of COVID-19. Mayor Patrick Brown confirmed the death of Emily Victoria Viegas on Sunday evening, tweeting his condolences to the family. "This is beyond heart wrenching.

As a parent, I am lost for words. Horrifying," Brown said on social media.


Dr Sudhakar from Andhra, suspended last year for pointing out shortages, dies

Dr Sudhakar, an anaesthetist from Andhra Pradesh who had complained last year that the state government failed to provide masks and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to the staff who were treating COVID-19 patients, died due to cardiac arrest on Friday at the age of 52.

Former Chief Minister and leader of the Opposition N Chandrababu Naidu termed his death as a “political murder.”


Bangladesh puts Rohingya camps under lockdown after COVID spike

Bangladesh authorities have imposed a lockdown in five Rohingya refugee camps in southeastern Bangladesh after an alarming spread of the coronavirus, officials said.

The shutdown will initially last for a week, until May 27, Shah Rezwan Hayat, head of Bangladesh’s Refugee Relief and Repatriation Commission, said on Friday


Jagan govt stops distribution of ‘magic Covid cure’ that triggered massive crowding in village

On Friday, thousands of people gathered at the port town to get the ‘miracle’ medicine from an untrained Ayurvedic practitioner, triggering criticism from the Opposition and locals.

India Today reported how the promise of a magic cure had prompted thousands to crowd in the area, triggering chances of massive spread in Covid cases.


Tough Situation!


Smittskyddsläkaren ryter till – ser mörkt ut i Norrbotten just nu

Region Norrbottens smittskyddsläkare Anders Nystedt ryter till.

Norrbotten är nästan värst drabbat av smittspridningen under de två senaste veckorna – siffrorna visar på 779 smittade per 100 000 invånare.


We need Global management!

We want the truth!


Hell on Earth!

Tough Life!

Mask waste!

Nurse who cared for Boris Johnson resigns over ‘lack of respect’ for NHS workers

A nurse who cared for Boris Johnson when he was gravely ill with Covid-19 says she has handed in her resignation, such is her disillusionment with the “lack of respect” shown by the government for the NHS and healthcare workers.


UK Disaster!

Total Disaster!



Mexico is unique! Its government pretends not to see covid-19!

For days, we have asked people if they are scared. Most shrug their shoulders and say they have greater problems to worry about - like getting food.

Our analysis of data shows official death toll figures are hopelessly inaccurate and far below reality. Government insiders say they are underestimating by at least a factor of five.



A Mexican tragedy: country's crippling Covid crisis comes into sharp focus

It took just 83 days for Adriana Mejía to lose half her family, as Covid unleashed a Mexican tragedy whose full impact is only now becoming clear.

First to depart was her father, Juan, a 90-year-old carpenter who died at the family home in Mexico City last July after summoning his eight children to say goodbye.

Two weeks later Mejía’s 55-year-old sister, Cecilia, who began feeling unwell as they buried their father, also lost her life. Two days later, on 3 August, Mejía lost her brother, Juan Carlos, then, 13 days after that, her brother-in-law, Germán.


23-year-old college student dies from COVID-19

Jamesha Waddell, a senior at Livingstone College, died Thursday.


Toronto school staff member dies of COVID-19

TORONTO — An education worker at a Toronto school has died from COVID-19. The child and youth worker was employed with the Toronto Catholic District School Board at the St. Francis De Sales School, officials said