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Sunday 27 September pandemic update

US Trend https://www.worldometers.info/coronavirus/country/us/ CDC, Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report Changing Age Distribution of the COVID-19 Pandemic — United States, May–August 2020 (23rd September) https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/69/wr/pdfs/mm6939e1-H.pdf Early in the pandemic, COVID-19 incidence was highest among older adults June–August 2020 Incidence highest, 20–29 years Accounted for less than 20% of all confirmed cases Younger adults likely contribute to […]

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Coronavirus Update: US death toll passes next grim milestone | DW News

The US death toll in the coronavirus pandemic has now surpassed 250,000 people – by far the highest national toll worldwide. Infections are soaring to new highs across the country. New York City was the epicentre of the US outbreak earlier this year – now it’s decided to close all public schools again as it […]

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Coronavirus ‘cliffhanger moment’: What do the numbers mean? | COVID-19 Special

New infections are accelerating around the world in what appears to be the pandemic’s second wave. But even as death rates remain lower in hotspots, health officials say it’s too soon to assume mortality rates won’t tick up alongside case counts. As they look at the surging numbers, one expression is uniting many scientists: They’re […]

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Coronavirus Spikes in the U.S. & The U.K. Shuts Down | The Daily Social Distancing Show

Coronavirus cases reach an all-time high in the U.S., the U.K. shuts down again, and scientists create a tool to differentiate between COVID and non-COVID coughs. #DailyShow #TrevorNoah #Coronavirus To help ensure every vote is counted, please donate to the ACLU: https://dailyshow.com/ACLU Subscribe to The Daily Show: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCwWhs_6x42TyRM4Wstoq8HA/?sub_confirmation=1 Follow The Daily Show: Twitter: https://twitter.com/TheDailyShow Facebook: […]

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France, Germany announce national lockdowns as second COVID-19 wave sweeps Europe in record numbe…

Two major European countries have announced they will be going into some kind of national lockdown in the coming days. This comes as Europe claims nearly half of all global coronavirus infections in the last week. Elizabeth Palmer looks at the drastic measures taken for desperate times.

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European countries rush to slow spread of COVID | Coronavirus update

Countries across Europe are imposing tighter restrictions in the hope of slowing the spread of the coronavirus – as cases continue to rise. France has recorded a new high of 32 thousand cases in a single day. Authorities have brought in a curfew in major cities requiring all public spaces to be shut by 9pm. […]

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Europe scrambles to tighten rules as COVID cases surge | Coronavirus update

European countries have begun imposing new restrictions on public and private life as they struggle to cope with steep rises in coronavirus infections. The UK which has Europe’s highest pandemic death toll, has unveiled a new three-tier system, closing pubs, gyms and betting shops in the highest-risk areas. And the regional government in Northern Ireland […]

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Coronavirus update: European countries scramble to stop second wave | DW News

In Germany, rapidly rising coronavirus infections have prompted action from the authorities. The capital Berlin has joined Frankfurt and Cologne on the list of cities where new cases have exceeded a key measure. Bars and restaurants have to close early, but there’s some doubt about whether the new restrictions will be enough to stop the […]

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US cases top 7 million +++ Germany’s super spreader wedding | Coronavirus update

The total number of COVID-19 cases in the United States has hit a new milestone, surpassing seven million. The US remains the world’s worst-hit nation with the most cases and deaths. Italy was one of the first countries to go into coronavirus lockdown back in March. The international community watched on as their hospitals overflowed […]

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How Many Waves of COVID-19 There Are For Each Country (1 Jan – 16 Aug 2020)

This video shows the number of COVID-19 waves for each country until mid-August 2020 based on the number of daily new confirmed cases. We identify each wave by finding the local maximum and local minimum in the daily new cases smoothed by a 7-day moving average. Note: Some countries are not available due to data […]

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