Confirmed coronavirus cases top 10,000 across Louisiana; 389 cases in East Baton Rouge

The increased numbers do not mean the tests were administered in that time frame, just when the results were received by the state.

NYC medical staff wait until nightfall to bring out the dead as city hospitals report bodies flowing through like a ‘conveyor belt’ while 130 MORE mobile morgues are on their way with experts predicting citywide death toll to soar past 16,000

Pat Marmo, owner of Daniel J. Schaefer Funeral Home, walks through his body holding facility yesterday in the Brooklyn borough of New York. The company is equipped to handle 40-60 cases at a time. But amid the coronavirus pandemic, it was taking care of 185 Thursday morning

Neurosurgeon and CNN medical correspondent Dr Sanjay Gupta warns 200,000 US coronavirus deaths is an ‘optimistic’ prediction unless the ENTIRE country adopts the same social distancing rules

‘We were concerned about a deluge into the hospitals, but I think it turns out that there will probably be some who need to go, but it’s very manageable and the local hospital system thinks that they can handle it,’ DeSantis, a Republican, told Fox.

How Donald Trump went from saying coronavirus is ‘under control’ and ‘like flu’ while golfing and repeatedly holding rallies to admitting up to 240,000 will die in eight grim – and error-filled – weeks

March 6: During a visit to the CDC in Atlanta, Trump says: ‘But over the last long period of time, when people have the flu, you have an average of 36,000 people dying. I’ve never heard those numbers.  I would’ve been shocked. I would’ve said, ‘Does anybody die from the flu?’ I didn’t know people […]

America passes 6,000 deaths as the virus claims 911 victims in 24 hours and the total infected hits 245,000 as experts warn the peak is still weeks away

The jaw-dropping projections were laid out as officials described a death toll that in a best-case scenario would likely be greater than the more than 53,000 American lives lost during World War I. The model’s high end neared the realm of possibility that Americans lost to the virus could approach the 291,000 Americans killed on […]

True number of people with coronavirus could be 10 million, says health chief

“The pressure to get back into shape, the pressure to socialise, the pressure to feed certain ways, the pressure to feel calm and relaxed, the pressure to look as though you have it ‘all together’. These pressures are reduced by physical isolation, and can be helpful to some mothers.”

Coronavirus lockdown could be over in six weeks if we did things differently, experts say, as global deaths hit 56,000

“It means patients with a variety of health conditions can get a prescription from their GP sent to their phone or email, which they can send to a pharmacy and the medicine can be delivered. A patient can also choose to have their GP send their prescription direct to their pharmacy.

Sabeco’s prospects darkened by Decree 100 and COVID-19 outbreak

Decree No.100/2019/ND-CP and the COVID-19 outbreak slow down beer and alcohol consumption in Vietnam, thereby negatively affecting Sabeco’s business performance in 2020 In 2019, Sabeco posted steep growth by generating a total net revenue of VND37.89 trillion ($1.65 billion) and after-tax profit and minority interests of VND5.1 trillion ($221.74 million), up 5.4 and 21 per cent […]

Coronavirus cases approach 10,000 as California braces for worsening conditions

A medical staff member carries a digital inverter generator into Cedar Mountain Post Acute nursing home after 51 residents and 6 staff members have tested positive for coronavirus in Yucaipa. Two residents have died. The city of Yucaipa has the most positive cases of any city in San Bernardino County.  (Gina Ferazzi/Los Angeles Times)

Joining the Covid-19 fight: Oprah Winfrey donates $10 million for coronavirus relief

Priyanka, along with popstar-husband Nick Jonas, donated an undisclosed amount to 10 charities including Prime Minister’s Citizen Assistance and Relief in Emergency Situations Fund (PM-CARES), UNICEF, Goonj, Doctors Without Borders, No Kid Hungry, and SAG-AFTRA.Taking to Twitter, the “Quantico” star said these organisations are doing “amazing work” by helping those impacted by the Covid-19 outbreak.”They […]