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WHO: COVID-19 could further destabilize Haiti, other fragile nations

With different parts of the world at different stages of the pandemic, with variations even within countries, World Health Organization (WHO) officials today urged nations to take extra care in relaxing their distancing measures, and they raised concerns about COVID-19 spreading in countries like Haiti that are already struggling with humanitarian issues.The global total today reached 3,742,665 cases, and at least 261,517 people...

COVIDView, Key Updates for Week 17

Two syndromic surveillance systems are being used to monitor trends in outpatient and emergency department visits that may be associated with COVID-19. Each system monitors a slightly different syndrome, and together these systems provide a more comprehensive picture of mild to moderate COVID-19 illness than either would individually. Both systems are currently being affected by recent changes in healthcare seeking behavior, including increasing...

“We Are Safe Now”: Navy Warship Brings Back 698 Indians From Maldives

A total of 698 Indian nationals have been brought back in the warship.New Delhi: INS Jalashwa, the Navy warship sent to Maldives to bring back stranded Indians, arrived in India this morning. With the completion of the voyage, the Navy has successfully brought back a total of 698 Indian nationals who were stranded in the scenic island nation due to the COVID-19-linked travel...

COVID-19 to cost US hospitals $200 billion through June

The American Hospital Association (AHA), in a new report, projected a loss of $202.6 billion from COVID-19 expenses and lost revenue for US hospitals and health systems from Mar 1 to Jun 30—about $50 billion in losses each month."The fight against this virus has created the greatest financial crisis in history for hospitals and health systems," said AHA President and CEO Rick Pollack...

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

CDC is aggressively responding to the global outbreak of COVID-19 and preparing for the potential of community spread in the United States. Source link
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31,482,599
Total confirmed cases
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Italy
299,506
Total confirmed cases
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Spain
671,468
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Iran
425,481
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275,551
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Taiwan offers a glimpse into a post Covid-19 world

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As US COVID-19 deaths near 200,000, CDC reverses itself again

Today the United States edged close to the grim milestone of 200,000 deaths from the coronavirus as the drop in new COVID-19 cases...

Studies trace COVID-19 spread to international flights

Three studies published late last week describe in-flight COVID-19 transmission, with one involving a single symptomatic passenger who likely infected at least 12...

Boost for global response to covid-19 as economies worldwide formally sign up to covax facility

64 higher income economies have now joined the COVAX Facility, with a further 38 economies expected to sign in the coming days These...

China prepares to count 1.3 billion people as date for new population census announced

According to state-run news agency Xinhua, the colossal undertaking will see around 7 million census workers spread out across the country, collecting names,...

Analysis: Australia’s coronavirus lockdown strategy worked. Could this be a model for the US?

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