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Covid England: Third wave is NOT over despite falling cases

England’s Covid third wave is NOT over despite falling cases and there will be ‘bumpy moments’ this autumn and winter, warns deputy chief medical officer Professor Jonathan Van-Tam Professor Jonathan Van-Tam rejected claims the pandemic was ‘all over bar the shouting’ today He warned Britain was likely to face some ‘bumpy moments’ during the autumn… Read More »

As we enter The Great Unknown, the second wave of COVID-19, is Canada better prepared than we were before?

Article content continued In addition to the sheer magnitude of the backlog, “obviously, the impact on our patients has been a profound one,” Irish says. As Canada prepares for the great unknown, a predicted resurgence of COVID-19 in the coming weeks and months, that is one lesson that can be taken from the first ripple.… Read More »

Vietnam braces for a fresh wave of coronavirus despite earlier success in containing the outbreak

A propaganda poster on preventing the spread of Covid-19 is seen on a wall as a man smokes a cigarette along a street in Hanoi on April 29, 2020. Manan Vatsyayana | AFP | Getty Images Vietnam, once praised for its success in containing the coronavirus outbreak, is now battling a resurgence in cases and… Read More »

NSW virus ‘first wave’ may hit 20 per cent

Up to 1.6 million people in NSW could be hit by the first wave of a statewide coronavirus outbreak, health authorities warn, with up to 80,000 people likely to require intensive care simultaneously. Chief health officer Dr Kerry Chant says preparations are underway for 20 per cent of the state’s eight million residents to catch… Read More »