Number of Italian coronavirus cases may be ten times higher

Number of Italian coronavirus cases is probably TEN TIMES higher than official tally of 64,000, officials admit Health chief Angelo Borrelli said it was ‘credible’ that 640,000 could be infected Testing for the coronavirus has often been limited to those seeking hospital care Some 6,077 people have died in Italy in barely a month since […]

Studies show warm weather can slow coronavirus, but won’t stop it

Warm temperatures slow down the spread of the novel coronavirus — but don’t completely eradicate it, according to new studies. Scientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology found that 90 percent of COVID-19 transmissions that occurred until Sunday happened in regions with low temperatures — between 37.4 and 62.6 degrees Fahrenheit. Coronavirus cases have been […]

Coronavirus cases and deaths rise in Germany, but death rate stays low

Coronavirus cases in Germany rise 21% in a day to 27,436 with deaths also up by 28 to 114 as country maintains 0.4% death rate Germany has more than 27,000 coronavirus cases, fifth-highest global figure Deaths also rose to 114, but figure remains remarkably low for number of cases Germany has the lowest death-rate of […]

How to become a coronavirus volunteer and are they classed as key workers?

HEROES volunteering to help others during the coronavirus pandemic are working in the national effort, says Health Secretary Matt Hancock. A further 83 people who tested positive for Covid-19 have died, bringing the total number of confirmed reported deaths in England to 386. ⚠️ Read our coronavirus live blog for the latest news & updates […]

US has potential to become new coronavirus epicenter: WHO

The US has the potential to become the new coronavirus epicenter — as the country is seeing a “very large acceleration” in infections, a World Health Organization official warned Tuesday. A staggering 85 percent of new COVID-19 cases reported over the past 24 hours were from Europe and the US, WHO spokeswoman Margaret Harris told […]