Covid 19 coronavirus: Infected security guard travelled on three different buses

The security guard who tested positive for Covid-19 last week travelled on three different buses, Auckland Public Regional Health has revealed. Passengers who were on the buses are considered to be casual contacts as the security guard sat away from others and wore a mask. However, ARPHS is asking people to watch for symptoms and get tested if they become

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Covid 19 coronavirus: Infected MIQ security guard missed vaccine jabs for ‘personal reasons’

Covid-19 Response Minister Chris Hipkins says the unvaccinated Auckland security guard who tested positive for Covid-19 had been offered a vaccination shot several times. Hipkins told Newstalk ZB’s Heather du Plessis-Allan that several attempts had been made to offer the Grand Millennium worker a vaccine but they hadn’t been successful. “Part of the interview process that we are going through

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Grandmother infected with listeria and died after eating NHS sandwich

Coroner blasts health bosses for ‘inexcusable delays’ in reporting listeria outbreak after grandmother, 81, died from eating infected chicken mayonnaise sandwich in NHS hospital Brenda Elmer died after contracting bacteria from an NHS sandwich in hospital She ate the sandwich at St Richard’s Hospital in Chichester, West Sussex in May The outbreak traced to fillings supplied by a contractor and

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Virginia woman infected with flesh-eating bacteria after just 10 minutes in water

A Virginia woman who contracted a flesh-eating staph infection that spread through her leg after just 10 minutes in the water, had to have emergency surgery days later, according to reports. “I was just like, ‘Oh, my goodness my leg is gonna fall off,’” Amanda Edwards told WTKR. “That’s the only thing I could keep thinking.” Edwards had been at

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