Global Statistics

All countries
245,640,631
Confirmed
Updated on October 27, 2021 8:06 pm
All countries
220,915,047
Recovered
Updated on October 27, 2021 8:06 pm
All countries
4,985,002
Deaths
Updated on October 27, 2021 8:06 pm

Global Statistics

All countries
245,640,631
Confirmed
Updated on October 27, 2021 8:06 pm
All countries
220,915,047
Recovered
Updated on October 27, 2021 8:06 pm
All countries
4,985,002
Deaths
Updated on October 27, 2021 8:06 pm
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Coronavirus testing hits dramatic slowdown in U.S.

ACLA members have now eliminated testing backlogs, and have considerable capacity that is not being used, ACLA President Julie Khani told POLITICO. We stand ready to perform more testing and are in close communication with public health partners about ways we…

UPDATE: Health authorities report 2 new COVID-19 cases in Floyd County, consisting of a 21-month-old child

PRESTONSBURG, Ky. (WYMT) -Update 7:00 p.m. Health officials in Floyd County announced two new novel coronavirus infections during a news conference today. One of the cases is a 21-month old child. The other is a 64-year-old woman. The announcement came af…

CHRISTUS Health now offering rapid COVID-19 antibodies test at Houston locations

The tests can produce results in approximately ten minutes and could be a game-changer in helping battle the pandemic and restart the economy. (File photo) The tests can produce results in approximately ten minutes and could be a game-changer in help…

Coronavirus deaths and hospitalizations jump in NC

Coronavirus deaths and hospitalizations jump in NC - Raleigh News & Observer

First Arizona COVID-19 patient treated with ECMO therapy survives, HonorHealth reports

PHOENIX, AZ HonorHealth announced the survival of the very first Arizona coronavirus patient placed on a special therapy machine. The medical group says the patient received an extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (or ECMO) treatment. The ECMO therapy remove…

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City of Cape Town urges people to leave Kataza the baboon alone

Kataza the baboon. Facebook / Baboon Matters The City of Cape Town has asked the public not to feed a baboon that has relocated to Tokai. The baboon, known as Kataza or SK11, is slowly being integrated into the Tokai troop. Video footage, however, shows humans feeding Kataza. The City of Cape Town has requested that Kataza…

Rassie: There are various benefits for SA rugby to go north

As SA Rugby moves to determine which franchises will go to Europe in future, Rassie Erasmus has noted several potential benefits for the local game should that route be followed.The national director of rugby believes the high world rankings of Wales, Ireland and Scotland mean PRO Rugby is competitive and that fans will eventually identify…

A Once-in-a-Century Climate ‘Anomaly’ Might Have Made World War I Even Deadlier

(John Finney Photography/Moment/Getty Images) An abnormally bad season of weather may have had a significant impact on the death toll from both World War I and the 1918 Spanish flu pandemic, according to new research, with many more lives being lost due to torrential rain and plummeting temperatures. Through a detailed analysis of an ice…