• Nursing home COVID deaths have plunged 75% since December as new cases fell by 90% By Daily Mail   -   Feb 26, 2021

    NURSING HOME COVID DEATHS HAVE PLUNGED 75% SINCE DECEMBER AS NEW CASES FELL BY 90%

    Between December 20 and February 14, weekly coronavirus infections among nursing home residents fell from 33,621 to 3,505, nearly 90%...

  • COVID-19 cases are now falling FASTER in California than Florida By Daily Mail   -   Feb 26, 2021

    COVID-19 CASES ARE NOW FALLING FASTER IN CALIFORNIA THAN FLORIDA

    Trends in COVID-19 cases are finally starting to diverge in lockdown-loving California and open-all-hours Florida, data reveals. California...

  • Is Cali's super-covid the most worrying strain yet By Daily Mail   -   Feb 26, 2021

    IS CALI'S SUPER-COVID THE MOST WORRYING STRAIN YET

    Experts predict that the California homegrown variant, known as B.1.427/B.1.429, spreads as easily as those from the UK and South Africa,...

  • People receiving the J&J vaccine may not need to be watched for allergic reactions By Daily Mail   -   Feb 26, 2021

    PEOPLE RECEIVING THE J&J VACCINE MAY NOT NEED TO BE WATCHED FOR ALLERGIC REACTIONS

    J &J's vaccine combines genetic material from the coronavirus with the genes of virus that caused colds to induce an immune response,...

    Vaccination, Cold
  • Burden of long Covid 'is real and significant', says World Health Organization official By Daily Mail   -   Feb 26, 2021

    BURDEN OF LONG COVID 'IS REAL AND SIGNIFICANT', SAYS WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION OFFICIAL

    Dr Hans Kluge told a press conference the condition is 'real and significant' and can lead to sufferers losing their jobs and being...

  • Covid alert is DOWNGRADED to level four as cases fall By Daily Mail   -   Feb 26, 2021

    COVID ALERT IS DOWNGRADED TO LEVEL FOUR AS CASES FALL

    Department of Health bosses today recorded 9,985 cases - down 17 per cent on last Thursday. Another 323 victims were also added to...

    Drop
  • Coronavirus UK: 60% of people in part of the Isle of Wight have had their first jab By Daily Mail   -   Feb 26, 2021

    CORONAVIRUS UK: 60% OF PEOPLE IN PART OF THE ISLE OF WIGHT HAVE HAD THEIR FIRST JAB

    EXCLUSIVE: NHS England statistics show that 95.9 per cent of all over-70s in England have had their first dose of the jab, with 15...

    Vaccination
  • Interactive map reveals 99.5% of all districts in England and Wales have suffered Covid victims By Daily Mail   -   Feb 26, 2021

    INTERACTIVE MAP REVEALS 99.5% OF ALL DISTRICTS IN ENGLAND AND WALES HAVE SUFFERED COVID VICTIMS

    Office for National Statistics data showed only 36 out of 7,209 districts - or 0.5 per cent - had not recorded a single Covid-linked...

  • Nearly 4,500 critically-ill patients are being treated in hospital beds every day in England By Daily Mail   -   Feb 26, 2021

    NEARLY 4,500 CRITICALLY-ILL PATIENTS ARE BEING TREATED IN HOSPITAL BEDS EVERY DAY IN ENGLAND

    EXCLUSIVE: Data released by NHS England today shows the number of beds occupied fell around seven per cent last week, as Covid cases...

    Hospital
  • Covid England: Over 35M GP appointments lost to pandemic By Daily Mail   -   Feb 26, 2021

    COVID ENGLAND: OVER 35M GP APPOINTMENTS LOST TO PANDEMIC

    NHS Digital estimates there were 35.6m fewer family doctor visits in England between March 2020 and January 2021 compared to the same...

  • Two thirds of US COVID-19 hospitalizations may been preventable By Daily Mail   -   Feb 26, 2021

    TWO THIRDS OF US COVID-19 HOSPITALIZATIONS MAY BEEN PREVENTABLE

    All four conditions are largely preventable through diet and exercise - meaning two thirds of 906,000 hospitalizations likely would...

    Hospital, Diet
  • Pfizer scientists are studying whether a THIRD vaccine shot can offer protection By Daily Mail   -   Feb 26, 2021

    PFIZER SCIENTISTS ARE STUDYING WHETHER A THIRD VACCINE SHOT CAN OFFER PROTECTION

    Pfizer Inc has announced it has begun studying a third dose of its COVID-19 vaccine, part of a strategy to guard against mutated versions...

    Vaccination
  • Covid outbreaks are SEVEN TIMES smaller in some areas By Daily Mail   -   Feb 26, 2021

    COVID OUTBREAKS ARE SEVEN TIMES SMALLER IN SOME AREAS

    Department of Health data shows Devon, Cornwall and the Isle of Wight have the lowest infection rates in England. MPs today said they...

  • Covid cases in England hit their lowest levels since SEPTEMBER By Daily Mail   -   Feb 26, 2021

    COVID CASES IN ENGLAND HIT THEIR LOWEST LEVELS SINCE SEPTEMBER

    Just 84,310 people tested positive for the coronavirus across the country during the week ending February 17, NHS Test and Trace data...

  • England records NO influenza cases so far in 2021 due to social distancing measures By Daily Mail   -   Feb 26, 2021

    ENGLAND RECORDS NO INFLUENZA CASES SO FAR IN 2021 DUE TO SOCIAL DISTANCING MEASURES

    Public Health England had sequenced more than 20,000 random test samples for flu by February 14 but hasn't yet detected a case of the...

    Flu
  • Pharmacists say combining leftover COVID-19 vaccine could increase daily shots by 10% By Daily Mail   -   Feb 26, 2021

    PHARMACISTS SAY COMBINING LEFTOVER COVID-19 VACCINE COULD INCREASE DAILY SHOTS BY 10%

    Pharmacists at a hospital network in Virginia, say that combining leftover COVID-19 vaccines from different vials could save thousands...

    Vaccination, Hospital
  • COVID-19 antibodies appear to protect survivors from getting reinfected for at least three months By Daily Mail   -   Feb 26, 2021

    COVID-19 ANTIBODIES APPEAR TO PROTECT SURVIVORS FROM GETTING REINFECTED FOR AT LEAST THREE MONTHS

    A new study from the NIH found that, after at least 90 days, 0.3% of coronavirus survivors were reinfected with COVID-19 in comparison...

  • Britain's vaccine postcode lottery 'means healthy adults in their TWENTIES are getting jabs' By Daily Mail   -   Feb 26, 2021

    BRITAIN'S VACCINE POSTCODE LOTTERY 'MEANS HEALTHY ADULTS IN THEIR TWENTIES ARE GETTING JABS'

    Examples have been most common in London, which is seeing the poorest uptake of anywhere in Britain, but there have also been cases...

    Vaccination
  • Britain and the US could achieve herd immunity through Covid vaccines before the end of 2021 By Daily Mail   -   Feb 26, 2021

    BRITAIN AND THE US COULD ACHIEVE HERD IMMUNITY THROUGH COVID VACCINES BEFORE THE END OF 2021

    The UK is already dishing out 358,340 doses a day on average, the report by German company Statista says, which is 46 per cent more...

    Vaccination
  • What IS behind Britain's Covid vaccine slowdown? By Daily Mail   -   Feb 26, 2021

    WHAT IS BEHIND BRITAIN'S COVID VACCINE SLOWDOWN?

    A vaccine dose delivery schedule published by the Scottish Government in January suggests that officials knew there would be a dip...

    Vaccination