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Britain records nearly 4,000 new Covid-19 cases in highest daily total since MAY

Britain records nearly 4,000 new Covid-19 cases in highest daily total since MAY – but lack of testing at peak of crisis means resurgence of the disease is likely nowhere near levels seen during first wave in March and April The seven-day average is now 3,286 compared with 2,358 last Wednesday – a 40 per… Read More »

WHO says the late-stage coronavirus trials don’t mean a vaccine is ‘nearly there’

Tony Potts, a 69-year-old retiree living in Ormond Beach, is examined by Dr. Bruce Rankin, Medical Director at Accel Research Sites, before Potts receives his first injection as a participant in a Phase 3 COVID-19 vaccine clinical trial sponsored by Moderna on August 4, 2020 in DeLand, Florida. Paul Hennessy | NurPhoto | Getty Images… Read More »

Exclusive: Nearly 600 — And Counting — US Health Workers Have Died Of COVID-19

Nearly 600 front-line health care workers appear to have died of COVID-19, according to Lost on the Frontline, a project launched by The Guardian and KHN that aims to count, verify and memorialize every health care worker who dies during the pandemic. The tally includes doctors, nurses and paramedics, as well as crucial health care… Read More »

Nearly 5,000 have died this year in the ‘world’s worst measles outbreak’

Nearly 5,000 people have died this year in the ‘world’s worst measles outbreak’ in Ebola-ravaged Democratic Republic of Congo Nearly 5,000 killed in year because children are missing out on routine jabs World Health Organisation said it was world’s largest and fastest epidemic Roughly 4million children, half of the total in the country, remain unvaccinated By Connor… Read More »