Tag Archives: Covid

Covid England: Cases are now falling in ALL age groups, official data reveals

Turning the tide: Britain ‘on the cusp’ of hitting herd immunity with 87 per cent now having antibodies against Covid plus third wave cases are falling in EVERY age group in England and infections drop for seventh day in a row to 27,734 EXCLUSIVE: Department of Health data shows Covid cases are now falling in… Read More »

Learning to live with COVID: Why some experts think it’s time to start getting back to normal

Breadcrumb Trail Links World News Health Canada The shift from ‘planking’ COVID to learning to co-exist reflects the transition period Canada is now in, the slow shift from life-halting pandemic, to an endemic situation Author of the article: Sharon Kirkey Publishing date: Jul 26, 2021  •  10 hours ago  •  10 minute read  •  309 Comments… Read More »

Infectious disease expert agrees with Biden that platforms like Facebook are ‘killing people’ with Covid misinformation

Dr. Nahid Bhadelia, founding director of the Center for Emerging Infectious Diseases at Boston University, told CNBC, that, medically, she agrees with President Joe Biden‘s assertion that platforms like Facebook are killing people by allowing Covid-19 vaccine misinformation on their services. “I think social media is playing a big role in amplifying misinformation, which is leading… Read More »

Dr. Scott Gottlieb says U.S. is ‘vastly underestimating’ level of Covid delta spread

Dr. Scott Gottlieb told CNBC on Friday he believes the U.S. is significantly undercounting the number of Covid delta infections, making it difficult to know whether the highly transmissible strain is causing higher-than-expected hospitalization and death rates. “We don’t know what the denominator is right now,” Gottlieb said in an interview on “Squawk Box.” “I… Read More »