Tag Archives: COVID

As Olympics Begin, Tokyo Posts Highest Number of New COVID Cases in Six Months

THURSDAY, July 22, 2021 — One day before the official start of the Tokyo Olympics, the city has recorded its highest number of new COVID-19 cases in six months. The 1,979 cases reported on Thursday are the most seen since 2,044 cases were recorded on Jan. 15, according to the Associated Press. Japan has reported… Read More »

Newcastle is now England’s Covid hotspot as surge in Delta cases sees North East overtake North West

Newcastle is now England’s Covid hotspot as surge in Delta cases sees North East overtake North West to become country’s worst-hit region Newcastle recorded over 2,000 cases last week, up from 382 one week earlier, according to official data Cases in the area are more than three times higher than the national average, Government statistics… Read More »

Pfizer is not superior to Moderna and it’s ‘perfectly okay’ to mix COVID vaccines, experts say

Breadcrumb Trail Links News Health Canada While health authorities are reassuring Canadians that it’s safe to mix COVID-19 vaccines doses, some appear to be rejecting Moderna for Pfizer Author of the article: Sharon Kirkey Publishing date: Jun 24, 2021  •  June 24, 2021  •  5 minute read  •  126 Comments “There may be some brand… Read More »

Covid-19 news: 2 million people affected by long covid in England

By Michael Le Page , Clare Wilson , Jessica Hamzelou , Sam Wong , Graham Lawton , Adam Vaughan , Conrad Quilty-Harper and Layal Liverpool A long covid patient receives treatment from a physiotherapist. Kirsty Wigglesworth/AP/Shutterstock Latest coronavirus news as of 5pm on 23 June Long covid may have affected more than 2 million people… Read More »