But the numbers at the time actually understated the first wave, scientists now say, and deaths in India never matched levels of the United States or Britain. Leaders began acting as if the problem had been solved. But improvements in testing capacity have led to […]
Day: April 9, 2021
MADISON (WKOW) — Wisconsin reported five new deaths due to COVID-19 on Friday, according to the latest numbers from the Wisconsin Department of Health Services. Deaths for each day are reported by DHS HERE. DHS also reported 88 people were newly hospitalized. As of Friday afternoon, […]
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC) — Officials from the Monroe County Department of Public Health reported 323 new COVID-19 cases Friday, the largest single-day increase for the county since January 27 (366). The county is now averaging 239 new cases per day over the past week — […]
Vaccine passports are emerging as the latest polarizing issue in the Covid-19 pandemic, as policy makers debate whether Americans should have proof of inoculation to return to work, travel or attend events. The Biden administration has said there will be no federal mandate for a […]
Photo credit: CDC/NIAID New research demonstrates that vaccination with CoronaVac, designed in China, is 50% effective at preventing COVID-19 within Manaus, Brazil. The study includes a mixture of participants who had received either one or two doses of CoronaVac, which specifies a two-dose regimen for […]
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Ellie Wright, 20, could not receive life-saving treatment until her son Leo was born and spent the next three weeks in a coma.
The Covid-19 infection rates in every part of the Liverpool City Region are below the national average figure. According to the latest data from Public Health England , in England overall there were 16,828 cases in the last week, which is 11,076 fewer cases than […]
LONDON — Germany is a step closer to nationwide lockdown Friday as Chancellor Angela Merkel moved to standardize restrictions across the different states. “The infection protection law will be amended to provide the federal state with the necessary power,” a government spokesperson said in Berlin on Friday. The […]
With new guidance following reports of rare blood clots, the global medical community is considering whether it’s possible, and safe, to administer two different vaccine candidates to the same person. This week the European Medicines Agency and the U.K.’s Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency […]