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Victoria records no new cases

Victoria has recorded zero new locally acquired cases of coronavirus on Thursday as more than 16,000 people were tested in the past 24 hours. The Department of Health and Human Services also revealed no new infections in returned overseas travellers in hotel quarantine. There are 29 active cases of COVID-19 across the state. There were… Read More »

Number of LGV cases among gay men in England reach new highs and most cases among men who are HIV-negative

Diagnoses of the sexually transmitted infection lymphogranuloma venereum (LGV) in England reached record levels in 2019, with almost all cases involving gay and bisexual men. The data is set out in a report published by Public Health England and shows that the number of diagnoses increased steadily from 2017, reaching a peak in the second… Read More »

UK government expresses support for HIV Commission plan to end new HIV cases by 2030

Senior government ministers have backed a plan developed by an independent group, the HIV Commission, to eliminate HIV transmission in England over the next decade. At a launch event this morning, health secretary Matt Hancock committed to reducing new cases by 80% by 2025 and to less than 100 a year by 2030. These goals… Read More »

The Latest: US hits new high for 7-day avg with 86,352 cases

The United States has set another record for daily confirmed coronavirus cases as several states posted all-time highs Wednesday, underscoring the vexing issue confronting the winner of the presidential race. Public health experts fear potentially dire consequences, at least in the short term. Daily new confirmed coronavirus cases in the U.S. have surged 45% over… Read More »

Asia Today: India cases approach 7 million amid slower pace

India’s confirmed coronavirus cases are nearing 7 million with another 73,272 reported in the past 24 hours ByThe Associated Press October 10, 2020, 3:01 PM • 2 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article NEW DELHI — India’s confirmed coronavirus cases are nearing 7 million with another 73,272 reported in the past 24… Read More »