COVID-19: Middlesex-London Health Unit reports 5 cases

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The Middlesex-London Health Unit (MLHU) reported 5 much COVID-19 cases and 7 recoveries connected Wednesday.

However, the full lawsuit number accrued by six to 12,884 with 70 active, 12,583 recoveries and 231 deaths.

The astir caller deaths were reported July 30, involving a antheral successful his 50s and a antheral successful his 60s.

Of each the cases reported since June 30, the wellness portion says 65.8 per cent progressive radical who were wholly unvaccinated portion 7.82 per cent progressive radical who were afloat vaccinated.

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The fig of confirmed variant of interest cases is unchanged astatine 3,661.

The breakdown of known variant cases is arsenic follows:

  • 3,381 cases of the Alpha variant (B.1.1.7), archetypal identified successful the U.K.
  • 154 cases of the Delta (B.1.617.2) variant, archetypal identified successful India
  • 120 cases of the Gamma (P.1) variant, archetypal identified successful Brazil
  • two cases of the Beta (B.1.351) variant, archetypal identified successful South Africa
  • one lawsuit of the Kappa (B.1.617.1) variant, archetypal identified successful India
  • one lawsuit of the Zeta (P.2) variant, archetypal identified successful Brazil

There is besides 1 lawsuit listed lone arsenic B.1.617 and 1 lawsuit listed arsenic B.1.617.3.

A full of 11,643 COVID-19 cases person been confirmed successful London since the pandemic began, portion 382 person been successful Middlesex Centre and 334 successful Strathroy-Caradoc.

Further accusation tin beryllium recovered connected the wellness unit’s summary of COVID-19 cases successful Middlesex-London.

Hospitalizations

The London Health Sciences Centre says it is caring for six inpatients with COVID-19, a alteration of 1 from Tuesday, with 5 oregon less of those patients successful the intensive attraction unit.

In an effort to support the privateness of patients, LHSC lone provides circumstantial numbers erstwhile determination are much than five.

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Fewer than 5 LHSC employees person tested affirmative for COVID-19.

At St. Joseph’s Health Care London, the enactment is reporting nary cases involving patients, residents oregon health-care workers.

Institutional outbreaks

The MLHU says an outbreak declared July 30 astatine Pond Mills Children’s Centre is ongoing. The wellness portion says is presently 1 lawsuit associated with the kid attraction centre.

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Vaccinations and testing

Among residents property 12 and older, 81.4 per cent person had astatine slightest 1 dose of vaccine portion 69.7 per cent are afloat vaccinated.

According to the MLHU, each deaths reported successful the portion since June 30 progressive radical who were wholly unvaccinated.

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Most hospitalizations progressive radical who were unvaccinated, not yet protected from vaccination (infection occurred little than 14 days aft archetypal dose), oregon partially vaccinated (infection occurred much than 14 days aft archetypal dose but little than 14 days aft 2nd dose).

However, 1 case, oregon 6.67 per cent of hospitalizations since June 30, progressive idiosyncratic who was afloat vaccinated.

Of each cases reported since June 30, 7.82 per cent (or 24 cases) impact radical who were afloat vaccinated.

On the wellness unit’s website, residents tin find accusation connected pop-up clinics, mass vaccination clinics and pharmacies; guidance for anyone vaccinated outside of the state oregon country; transportation support for those successful need; and more.

Anyone looking to beryllium tested for COVID-19 tin find accusation astir locations of investigating sites connected the wellness unit’s website.

The trial positivity complaint successful the portion was 1.4 per cent for the week of July 25, the astir caller information available, up from 1.0 per cent for the week of July 18.

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Ontario

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Ontario reported 324 COVID-19 cases and 3 deaths connected Wednesday.

According to Wednesday’s report, 72 cases were recorded successful Toronto, 41 successful Hamilton, 31 successful York Region, 30 successful Peel Region, 22 successful Windsor-Essex, 23 successful Waterloo, 17 successful Halton Region and 14 successful Durham.

All different nationalist wellness units reported 10 oregon less cases.

The state says of the 324 cases reported Wednesday, 234 were unvaccinated people, 32 were partially vaccinated radical and 58 were afloat vaccinated people.

Among those 12 and older, 72.23 per cent are afloat immunized portion 81.14 per cent person had astatine slightest 1 dose.

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Elgin and Oxford

Southwestern Public Health added 7 cases to its tally connected Wednesday and 5 recoveries, for a full of 4,002 cases with 32 active, 3,886 recoveries and 84 deaths.

Of the 32 progressive cases, 12 are successful St. Thomas and 11 are successful Woodstock. Per-municipality lawsuit counts tin beryllium recovered connected the wellness unit’s dashboard.

No 1 is presently hospitalized with COVID-19, according to SWPH.

The fig of variant of interest cases climbed by 7 to 922, with 766 of those listed arsenic the Alpha variant, 104 the Delta (an summation of six), and 52 the Beta.

There are nary progressive organization outbreaks reported successful the region.

The region’s trial positivity complaint was 1.4 per cent for the week of July 25, up from 0.5 per cent for the week of July 18.

As of Aug. 8, SWPH says 79.7 per cent of its residents aged 12 and older person received astatine slightest 1 dose of COVID-19 vaccine and 67.7 per cent person had 2 doses.

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Information connected wherever to get vaccinated, vaccine eligibility and booking and cancelling appointments tin beryllium found connected the wellness unit’s website.

People tin besides adhd their names connected a play ground to the wellness unit’s same-day vaccination list, besides known arsenic the Cancellation List.

Select pharmacies successful the region are besides continuing to connection COVID-19 vaccine shots.

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Huron and Perth

Global News is awaiting Wednesday’s COVID-19 lawsuit information from Huron Perth Public Health.

On Tuesday, HPPH reported 2 cases and 2 recoveries for a full of 1,959 with 15 progressive cases, 1,887 recoveries and 57 deaths.

The fig of cases confirmed to impact a variant of interest remained astatine 363.

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Of the 15 progressive cases, 9 were successful North Perth. Case counts by municipality tin beryllium recovered connected the wellness unit’s dashboard.

No 1 was listed arsenic hospitalized with COVID-19 arsenic of Tuesday and determination are nary progressive outbreaks reported successful the region.

There was 1 confirmed COVID-19 lawsuit involving a health-care worker, according to HPPH.

The region’s trial positivity complaint was 0.3 per cent for the week of July 25, down from 0.9 per cent for the week of July 18.

HPPH’s vaccine dashboard showed that arsenic of Wednesay, 79.0 per cent of those aged 12 and older person had astatine slightest 1 vaccine dose, portion 70.7 per cent are afloat vaccinated.

HPPH is providing “more options to marque it easier for residents to get vaccinated, including walk-ins, evening hours, pop-up locations and a drive-thru clinic.” Further accusation tin beryllium recovered on the wellness unit’s website.

Information connected pharmacies offering COVID-19 vaccines tin beryllium found connected the province’s website.

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Sarnia and Lambton

Lambton Public Health reported 1 COVID-19 lawsuit connected Wednesday, for a full of 3,644 cases with 5 active, 3,571 resolved and 68 deaths.

The astir caller death, involving idiosyncratic successful their 70s, was reported connected July 26.

The fig of confirmed variant of interest cases accrued remains astatine 689.

According to Bluewater Health, determination is presently 1 diligent hospitalized with COVID-19.

Lambton Public Health is not reporting immoderate progressive outbreaks successful the region.

The region’s trial positivity complaint was 0.82 per cent for the week of July 25, up from 0.36 per cent for the week of July 18.

Among those 12 and older, LPH says 76.4 per cent person had astatine slightest 1 dose portion 69.5 per cent are afloat vaccinated arsenic of Wednesday.

Those who are capable to get vaccinated connected abbreviated announcement are encouraged to motion up for Lambton Public Health’s regular Vaccine Standby List.

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Residents tin publication and re-book COVID-19 vaccine appointments using the wellness unit’s registration page. People tin besides telephone the vaccine telephone centre astatine 226-254-8222.

Information connected pharmacies offering COVID-19 vaccines tin beryllium found connected the province’s website.

— with files from Global News’ Jessica Patton

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