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Just 78 victims of coronavirus were recorded in England and Wales last week

UK records 3,105 more Covid-19 cases and 27 new deaths – but separate figures reveal fatalities have dropped to another low in England and Wales with just 78 victims last week The 3,105 cases take the total number of positive tests since the virus was first spotted in the UK to 374,228 Separate figures reveal deaths… Read More »

Coronavirus: One in eight hospital cases were ‘caught on-site’

Thousands of patients are likely to have been infected with coronavirus in UK hospitals, a study suggests. The King’s College London study of 10 UK hospital sites plus one in Italy found at least one in eight patients who had received hospital treatment for coronavirus had caught it on-site. Researchers said that was a relatively… Read More »

Dr. Scott Gottlieb defends widespread initial lockdowns: ‘We didn’t really know where the hot spots were’

Dr. Scott Gottlieb on Friday defended the widespread initial lockdown measures put in place by state and local governments to help limit coronavirus spread, arguing public health officials did not have enough information to implement narrow shutdowns.  “Could we have targeted the shutdown better to the hot spots? The problem was, we didn’t really know where the hot… Read More »