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Tag: infection

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... ...
Why don’t children seem to get very ill from the coronavirus?

Why don’t children seem to get ver ...

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Children seem to be much less affected by the coronavirusRooM the Agency/Alamy It has been widely reported that children are less likely to get severely ill and die from the new coronavirus. A recent study of 44,672 people with confirmed covid-19 infection found that children under 10 years old ma ...
Why is it so hard to calculate how many people will die from covid-19?

Why is it so hard to calculate how many ...

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SOPA Images/Getty ImagesHOW many of those infected by the coronavirus will die? It is still hard to say for sure, not least because the proportion of deaths will vary depending on local circumstances and how the outbreak is handled. So what do we know? Last week, WHO director general Tedros Adhanom... ...