Symptoms of Omicron Covid variant? Here’s what we know so far

A member of the medical staff works in the corridors of the intensive care unit, where Covid-19 patients are admitted to Etterbeek-Ixelles Hospital on April 6, 2021 in Brussels. JOHN THYS | AFP | Getty Images Covid symptoms associated with the new omicron variant have been described as “extremely mild” by the South African doctor … Read more

European markets positive despite fear of ommicron Covid variant

LONDON — European stocks are expected to start the new trading week much higher, despite extensive concerns over the newly discovered omicron Covid variant. The UK FTSE index opens 97 points higher at 7,137, Germany’s DAX 191 points higher at 15,437, France’s CAC 40 at 99 points at 6,824 and Italy’s FTSE MIB at 324 … Read more

European markets positive despite fear of ommicron Covid variant

LONDON — European stocks are expected to start the new trading week much higher, despite extensive concerns over the newly discovered omicron Covid variant. The UK FTSE index opens 97 points higher at 7,137, Germany’s DAX 191 points higher at 15,437, France’s CAC 40 at 99 points at 6,824 and Italy’s FTSE MIB at 324 … Read more

Blood test offers new hope for people with depression, bipolar | Mental health news

A blood test with RNA markers offers new hope to people with mood disorders such as depression in what could be a major breakthrough in the diagnosis of mental illness. A team from the Indiana University School of Medicine launched the blood test in April, claiming it was psychiatry’s first-ever biological answer to diagnosing a … Read more

Stock futures soar after Friday’s big sell, investors follow ommicron Covid variant

A trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), on Thursday, November 18, 2021. Michael Nagle | Bloomberg | Getty Images Equity futures moved higher in Sunday’s overnight trading following Friday’s big sell-off as investors monitor the latest developments regarding the Covid-omicron variant. Futures on the Dow Jones Industrial Average were up … Read more

Countries break deadlock over pandemic treaty, agree to begin negotiations – POLITICO

World Health Organization member countries have agreed to start negotiations on a pandemic treaty, and the decision will be formally adopted at the World Health Assembly starting Monday. The US, along with several other countries, had opposed the inclusion of language that would have made such a treaty legally binding. However, the text of a … Read more

Biden sees common culprits for the country’s misery – NBC4 Washington

Inflation is rising, companies are struggling to hire, and President Joe Biden’s polls have been in free fall. The White House sees a common sinner for it all: COVID-19. Biden’s team sees the pandemic as the root cause of both the nation’s malaise and its own political problems. Finally, controlling COVID-19, the White House believes, … Read more

Biden sees the common culprit for the country’s misery – NBC10 Philadelphia

Inflation is rising, companies are struggling to hire, and President Joe Biden’s polls have been in free fall. The White House sees a common sinner for it all: COVID-19. Biden’s team sees the pandemic as the root cause of both the nation’s malaise and its own political problems. Finally, controlling COVID-19, the White House believes, … Read more