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Entertainment Kathy Griffin In Hospital With ‘Unbearably Painful’ COVID-19 Symptoms

00:50  26 march  2020
00:50  26 march  2020 Source:   etcanada.com

Two new coronavirus cases in Ontario, one in Quebec

  Two new coronavirus cases in Ontario, one in Quebec TORONTO — Ontario health authorities say two new cases of the novel coronavirus have been identified in the province. The latest cases are a woman who returned to Kitchener, Ont., from Italy and a man who returned to Toronto from Iran. The province's chief medical officer of health says the total number of cases in the province has now reached 22. Dr. David Williams says everyone who has tested positive for the virus so far has been isolated. Quebec public health officials say the province's second presumptive case of the new coronavirus involves a traveller returning to the province from India.

COVID - 19 is the name given to the disease associated with the virus. SARS-CoV-2 is a new strain of coronavirus that has not been previously identified in patients with acute respiratory infections or influenza-like illness in certain outpatient clinics or hospitals in order to assess the extent of virus

The virus that causes COVID - 19 is spreading from person-to-person. Someone who is actively sick with That is why CDC recommends that these patients be isolated either in the hospital or at home (depending A facemask should be used by people who have COVID - 19 and are showing symptoms .

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Kathy Griffin is in COVID-19 isolation at the hospital.

In a Twitter post the comedian slammed U.S. President Donald Trump and his coronavirus response efforts, all while revealing she's dealing with "unbearably painful" symptoms of the virus.

"He’s lying," she began in response to Trump's tweet:

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"I was sent to the #COVID19 isolation ward room in a major hospital ER from a separate urgent care facility after showing UNBEARABLY PAINFUL symptoms," Griffin wrote. "The hospital couldn’t test me for #coronavirus because of CDC (Pence task force) restrictions. #TESTTESTTEST"

ET Canada has reached out to Griffin's rep for comment.

Ontario residents who are well but worried putting pressure on emergency rooms

  Ontario residents who are well but worried putting pressure on emergency rooms Ontario residents are being urged to stay away from hospital emergency rooms unless they are really sick because an increase in visits from people who are well but worried is putting pressure on existing resources, says a Toronto ER doctor. Dr. Erin O'Connor, deputy medical director of the University Health Network (UHN) emergency departments, said the number of emergency room visits in the hospital network has increased by 25 to 30 per cent. Most of those visits are from people who want to be tested for COVID-19."This is a volume of patients that do not otherwise need to be in the emergency department. They are not sick.

Kathy Griffin uudelleentwiittasi Damon Gang. My late, beloved mother Maggie, worked in the administration office of this hospital for decades Folks, this #CoronavirusOutbreak is no joke. I’ll give you occasional updates, tweeting from “Above the Hospital Bed,” about how serious # COVID 19 aka

An 11-year-old schoolgirl was forced to spend more than a week in hospital after her newly-pierced ear became infected. Destiny Nickson, from Preston, needed eight stitches and IV antibiotics after the ear swelled dramatically. She is now facing a six week recovery period and the possibility of being scarred

N.B. COVID-19 roundup: Public Health confirms 6 new cases today .
N.B. COVID-19 roundup: Public Health confirms 6 new cases todayAccording to a news release issued by Public Health, two New Brunswickers have also recovered from the disease since they were diagnosed.

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