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Oral Antivirus Treatment For Covid-19

Oral Antivirus Treatment For Covid-19

“Covid-19 antivirals and therapeutics, Paxlovid and Molnupiravir, are now available in Bermuda. These oral antivirals are available by prescription only from a physician,” the Government announced today. “We are grateful to the UK Government and Government House for facilitating the availability of these antivirals”, said Minister of... Read more of this article

Island Records Another Covid Related Death

Island Records Another Covid Related Death

The Bermuda Government has released the latest Covid-19 figures, with the island recording another coronavirus-related death, bringing the total to 158 since the pandemic began in 2020. There are now 6 known active cases, with two of the 6 people in hospital, and a total of 18,771 cases recorded overall since 2020. You can find more information... Read more of this article

Covid Update: 16 Known Active, 10 In Hospital

Covid Update: 16 Known Active, 10 In Hospital

The Bermuda Government has released the latest Covid-19 figures today [Jan 25], and there are now 16 known active cases, with 10 of the 16 people in hospital. The amount of recorded deaths remains at 157,  the same as last week, and there has now been a total of 18,593 cases recorded since 2020. You can find more information on the links below... Read more of this article

Ministry Provides Update On Covid Vaccine

Ministry Provides Update On Covid Vaccine

“I am pleased to advise that Bermuda has met our coronavirus vaccination goal to have a third of our eligible population receiving their 2nd and 3rd booster,” said Minister of Health, Kim Wilson. “This is good news, as vaccinations are the best way to fight the coronavirus, protect our community and save lives.” A spokesperson added, “Bermuda... Read more of this article

Island Records Two Covid Related Deaths

Island Records Two Covid Related Deaths

The Bermuda Government has released the latest Covid-19 figures, with the island recording two coronavirus-related deaths, bringing the total to 157 since the pandemic began in 2020. There are now 38 known active cases, with 13 of the 38 people in hospital — one of whom is in the ICU — and a total of 18,751 cases recorded overall since... Read more of this article

Island Records Another Covid Related Death

Island Records Another Covid Related Death

The Bermuda Government has released the latest Covid-19 figures, with the island recording another coronavirus-related death, bringing the total to 155 since the pandemic began in 2020. There are now 34 known active cases, with seven of the 34 people in hospital, and a total of 18,718 cases recorded overall since 2020. You can find more information... Read more of this article

Island Records Another Covid Related Death

Island Records Another Covid Related Death

The Bermuda Government has released the latest Covid-19 figures, with the island recording another coronavirus-related death, bringing the total to 154 since the pandemic began in 2020. There are now 65 known active cases, with two of the 65 people in hospital. You can find more information on the links below from our dedicated website BermudaCovid.com,... Read more of this article

Govt: False Message About Covid-Omicron XBB

Govt: False Message About Covid-Omicron XBB

The Ministry of Health said they are aware of a false message “claiming that the Covid-Omicron XBB coronavirus is different, deadly and not easy to detect correctly” and urged people to please not forward the message and “only rely on official health and Covid-19 related information.” A Government spokesperson said, “The... Read more of this article

Island Records Another Covid Related Death

Island Records Another Covid Related Death

The Bermuda Government has released the latest Covid-19 figures, with the island recording another coronavirus-related death, bringing the total to 153 since the pandemic began in 2020. There are now 46 known active cases, with seven of the 46 in hospital. This follows after the Ministry confirmed that the “latest variants of the coronavirus BF.7... Read more of this article

BHB: Two Long Term Care Units Quarantined

BHB: Two Long Term Care Units Quarantined

[Updated] Bermuda Hospitals Board confirmed that “two of its long term care units are being quarantined due to a number of positive Covid test results in the resident population.” A spokesperson said, “Family members are being contacted and visitation has been paused until the quarantine is lifted. Anyone who is thinking of visiting... Read more of this article

Latest Coronavirus Variants Detected In Bermuda

Latest Coronavirus Variants Detected In Bermuda

The “latest variants of the coronavirus BF.7 and BQ.1 have been detected in Bermuda,” the Ministry advised today. A Government spokesperson said, “The BF.7 is highly infectious [three times more than other variants] and spreads faster than other variants. Symptoms of the new BF.7 sub-variant are similar to common flu and include cold,... Read more of this article

BCF Releases ‘Vital Signs’ Pandemic Report

BCF Releases ‘Vital Signs’ Pandemic Report

The Bermuda Community Foundation [BCF] has released its latest Vital Signs report, focused on the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on the community. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Vital Signs is a data-collecting “check-up” programme which compiles metrics on the quality of life in the community through scientific polling of residents. “Vital... Read more of this article

St John Ambulance To Host Vaccine Clinic

St John Ambulance To Host Vaccine Clinic

“As we continue to live safely with Covid-19, the most effective shield we have at our disposal is the updated booster shot,” said Minister of Health Kim Wilson, ahead of a second vaccine booster drive planned for Saturday, 10 December. A Government spokesperson said, “It will mark the second public pop-up clinic by St John’s Ambulance... Read more of this article