British Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced he will lift nearly all COVID-19 restrictions by mid-July and that England must learn to live with the virus.
Day: July 5, 2021
COVID-19 vaccine mega-sites across the U.S. are closing down due to the drop in demand for the shot. Much of the hard work of getting people vaccinated will now fall on primary care providers.
By The Associated Press MISSION, Kan. — The number of hospitalized COVID-19 patients jumped by nearly 27% over the Fourth of July weekend in a hard-hit area of Missouri where immunization rates are low, leading to a temporary ventilator shortfall and a public call for […]
Springfield-Greene Co. Health Dept. reports 500+ new COVID-19 since start of July amid rising hospitalizations
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (KY3) – The Springfield-Greene County Health Department has reported more than 500 new COVID-19 cases since the start of the new month. Health leaders report 519 new cases since July 1, more than two-thirds of those over the last three days. Case counts […]
AUSTIN (KXAN) — Imagine going to get vaccinated, but instead of a health care worker injecting you with a needle, you’re able to place a patch on your own skin. With a simple ‘click’ from a handheld applicator, you’re protected against COVID-19. That’s what a […]
Meanwhile, Professor Stephen Reicher, a member of the Scientific Pandemic Insights Group on Behaviours (Spi-B), which advises the Government, said he thought “in certain spaces, crowded, badly ventilated spaces, masks are crucial mitigation”.
Tamworth, Staffordshire, has the second highest infection rate in England after a 225% rise from 202 cases per 100,000 to 657, in the week up to 30 June.
Restrictions on people travelling from the UK to Germany have been eased, days after Boris Johnson and Angela Merkel met at Chequers. The UK is now no longer considered a highest level “virus variant area” but is now the second-highest designation – a “high-incidence area”. […]
LONDON — U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday detailed the final steps in the easing of England’s lockdown rules, with a final decision due to be taken on July 12. “If we can’t reopen our society in the next few weeks when we will […]