Raab, who is also first secretary of state and therefore de facto deputy British prime minister, has been put in charge of running the country after Johnson was admitted to hospital. He told reporters that he believes Johnson will be back at the helm "in short order" to lead the fight against the deadly disease. … [Read more...] about Spotlight: UK PM in “good spirits” with “very best care” in hospital — senior official
Doctor who official
ESPN’s source noted that a June return date for the MLB seems more likely than next month due to the time needed for all of the players to be tested for COVID-19. The source added that the MLB’s testing will not limit access to the general public. … [Read more...] about Will the MLB Kick Off Their Season in Arizona Next Month Despite the Coronavirus Pandemic?
Harsh measures, including stay-at-home orders and restaurant closures, are contributing to rapid drops in the numbers of fevers — a signal symptom of most coronavirus infections — recorded in states across the country, according to intriguing new data produced by a medical technology firm. At least 248 million Americans in at least 29 states have been told to stay at home. It had seemed nearly impossible for public health officials to know how effective this measure and others have been in slowing the coronavirus. But the new data offer evidence, in real time, that tight social-distancing restrictions may be working, potentially reducing hospital overcrowding and lowering death rates, experts said. Coronavirus outbreak: Complete coverageRead our coronavirus live blog for all the latest news and updatesThe company, Kinsa Health, which produces internet-connected thermometers, first created a national map of fever levels on March 22 and was able to spot the trend within a … [Read more...] about Restrictions are slowing coronavirus infections in US, new data suggest
According to officials, the nodal officers will keep legislators in the loop about various activities related to COVID-19 in the respective constituency. Further, the officers will take suggestions from legislators and convey it to the district administration and respective government departments for immediate action. … [Read more...] about Nodal officers appointed in Alappuzha district
"Our health care system hasn't collapsed. That was the key concern, except in a handful of places," Carlson added. "Really, it hasn't come very close. Patients are not dying alone in the hallways of emergency rooms, with physicians too overwhelmed to treat them. That was the concern. It happens in other countries. It's not happening here. Thank God for that." … [Read more...] about Tucker Carlson on the coronavirus models: Why have they been wrong?