Tag Archives: COVID

Another 450 COVID cases, 11 deaths in Vic

Another 11 Victorians are dead and 450 infected with coronavirus. Premier Daniel Andrews confirmed the deaths on Friday, which take the state toll to 181 and the national toll to 266. A woman in her 50s, two men in their 70s, three men and three women in their 80s, and two women in their 90s… Read More »

Which HCPs Are Most Likely to Get COVID Vaccine?

What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: By Marcia Frellick July 31, 2020 — Physicians are the most likely group of healthcare professionals to get a COVID-19 vaccine when one is available, according to a new Medscape poll. More than 7000 healthcare professionals, including clinicians, medical students, and administrators, responded to the poll. US physicians who responded… Read More »

NSW records 21 new COVID cases

NSW has recorded 21 new cases of coronavirus overnight, with most linked to community transmission from different parts of Sydney. Of these, two are linked to the funeral gatherings cluster, three are linked to the Our Lady of Lebanon cluster, two with the Thai Rock Wetherill Park cluster, six with The Apollo restaurant in Potts… Read More »

In Texas, More People Are Losing Their Health Insurance as COVID Cases Climb

This story is part of a partnership that includes KUT, NPR and Kaiser Health News. This story can be republished for free (details). Steve Alvarez started feeling sick around Father’s Day weekend this year. His symptoms started as mild, but developed into a fever, chills and shortness of breath he couldn’t shake. “Just when I started to get… Read More »