Tag: infections

Britain rolls out ‘act like you’ve got it’ drive amid ‘alarming’ coronavirus spike

LONDON: The UK government on Saturday began rolling out a series of stark advertisements as part of a new awareness drive that warns people to...

Covid cases top 75 lakh as slowdown continues | India News

NEW DELHI: India’s Covid-19 case count went past the 75-lakh mark on Sunday, 33 days after the tally had crossed 50 lakh. India is the...

Lesson not learned: Europe unprepared as second virus wave hits

ROME: Europe‘s second wave of coronavirus infections has struck well before flu season even started, with intensive care wards filling up again and bars shutting...

India had estimated 6.4 million Covid-19 infections by early May: National serosurvey | India News

NEW DELHI: The much-awaited findings of the first national serosurvey conducted by the ICMR, published in the Indian Journal of Medical Research, indicated that 0.73...

Covid-19: India reports 89,706 fresh cases; death toll rises to 73,890 with 1,115 fatalities | India News

NEW DELHI: With 89,706 infections being reported in a day, India’s Covid-19 tally went past 43 lakh, while 33,98,844 people have recuperated from the disease...

1 in 4 Connecticut Nursing Home Patients Had COVID

TUESDAY, Aug. 18, 2020 (HealthDay News) — When COVID-19 was raging in the Northeastern United States, more than 25% of Connecticut nursing-home residents were suffering...

Saliva COVID Test Alternative to Deep Nasal Swab

By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter MONDAY, April 27, 2020 (HealthDay News) — Testing for the COVID-19 coronavirus can be an unpleasant affair, with a doctor...

Good News on Remdesivir’s Power to Treat COVID-19

By Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, April 21, 2020 (HealthDay News) — Preliminary data from two clinical trials using the antiviral drug remdesivir to treat...

Social Distancing Benefits Outweigh Economic Toll

By Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporter MONDAY, April 20, 2020 (HealthDay News) — The lifesaving benefits of strict social distancing rules during the coronavirus pandemic far...

covid virus in Germany: Angela Merkel warns of relapse risk as restrictions ease

BERLIN: Chancellor Angela Merkel warned that public discussion about easing restrictions to contain the coronavirus risked sparking a new wave of infections even as Germany...