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Running out of beds and gear, Tokyo medical staff say Japan’s ‘state of emergency’ already here

Running out of beds and gear, Tokyo medi ...

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TOKYO (Reuters) - As Japan faces a fresh wave of coronavirus infections and the government prepares for a state of emergency, medical staff say a shortage of beds and a rise in cases linked to hospitals are pushing Tokyo’s medical system to the brink of collapse. Men wearing protective face masks ...
Coronavirus: Concerns as UK delays release of new case locations

Coronavirus: Concerns as UK delays relea ...

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The UK has set up coronavirus testing areas at hospitalsJames Veysey/Shutterstock The full details of new coronavirus infections in the UK will now be released only once a week. While the number of new cases will be published on a daily basis, the location of these cases will only be reported on a... ...
Scotland’s chief medical officer resigns after flouting own coronavirus guidance

Scotland’s chief medical officer r ...

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FILE PHOTO: Chief Medical Officer Dr Catherine Calderwood and Health Secretary Jeane Freeman, deliver an update on coronavirus following a COBRA meeting, in Edinburgh, Scotland, Britain, March 12, 2020. Jeff J Mitchell/Pool via REUTERS LONDON (Reuters) - Scotland’s Chief Medical Officer Catherine ...