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One new case in SA coronavirus cluster

South Australia has reported one new COVID-19 case in its latest outbreak and remains on track to end its lockdown on Tuesday. The new case is a man in his 60s who last weekend visited the Tenafeate Creek winery near One Tree Hill, north of Adelaide, which is now linked to nine infections. The SA… Read More »

Crowded parties and coronavirus concerns keep high schoolers from returning to the classroom

Their study, published last Thursday in the Journal of Medical Internet Research, found a statistically significant increase in clinic and hospital visits by patients who reported respiratory illnesses as early as the week of December 22. The first known case of Covid-19 in the US was thought to be a patient in Washington who had… Read More »

Scientists Report Earliest Known Coronavirus Cases in Five US States

The Coronavirus Outbreak liveLatest Updates Maps and Cases States Falling Behind Vaccine Goals Vaccine Maps Vaccines and Children Advertisement Continue reading the main story Supported by Continue reading the main story Scientists Report Earliest Known Coronavirus Infections in Five U.S. States Blood drawn from nine people in the earliest days of the pandemic tested positive… Read More »

U.S. Blood Supply Is Safe From Coronavirus, Study Finds

TUESDAY, June 1, 2021 — COVID-19 does not pose a threat to the safety of the United States’ blood supply under existing donor screening guidelines, researchers report. For the study, the investigators reviewed the results of tests for the presence of SARS-CoV-2 in nearly 18,000 pools of donated blood, representative of over 257,800 single blood… Read More »

Boris Johnson considered coronavirus injection to calm public, ex-adviser claims

U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson volunteered to be injected with the coronavirus early in the pandemic to calm public fears about the new pathogen, according to his former adviser in a scathing indictment of the government’s early handling of the pandemic. “The prime minister regarded this as just a scare story,” Johnson’s former senior adviser… Read More »

How the United States Beat the Coronavirus Variants, for Now

The Coronavirus Outbreak Latest Updates Maps and Cases State Reopening Tracker Vaccine Rollout New Mask Guidance Vaccines and Children Advertisement Continue reading the main story Supported by Continue reading the main story How the United States Beat the Variants, for Now The country has managed to avoid a variant-fueled spike in coronavirus cases. Scientists say… Read More »