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White House predicts ‘summer of joy and freedom,’ having reached the 300 million COVID-19 shot mark

The Biden administration anticipates the public will have a better summer than last year now that the United States has administered more than 300 million COVID-19 shots in 150 days. “Today, thanks to the President’s COVID-19 strategy, the virus is in retreat. … COVID-19 cases and deaths have decreased by more than 90 percent, and… Read More »

760MILLION people ‘have had Covid-19’: WHO predicts 10% have caught disease

WHO says 10 PER CENT of the world’s population – 760MILLION people – has had Covid-19 but warns most people are still vulnerable because ‘we are now heading into a difficult period’ Dr Michael Ryan, head of emergencies at WHO, said ‘best estimate’ was that 10% of people had been infected Suggests 760million people have… Read More »

US predicts 100k to 240k virus deaths

President Donald Trump has warned Americans to brace for a “rough two-week period” ahead as the White House released new projections that there could be 100,000 to 240,000 deaths in the US from the coronavirus pandemic even if current social distancing guidelines are maintained. Public health officials stressed that the number could be less if… Read More »

Biomarker predicts which patients with heart failure have a higher risk of dying within 1 to 3 years

Alana Prisco FINDINGS A UCLA-led study revealed a new way to predict which patients with “stable” heart failure — those who have heart injury but do not require hospitalization — have a higher risk of dying within one to three years.  Although people with stable heart failure have similar characteristics, some have rapid disease progression… Read More »