Tag: infection

Italy’s coronavirus death toll edges up, new cases fall sharply

Deaths from the COVID-19 epidemic in Italy rose by 454 on Monday, slightly up on Sunday's tally, while the number of new cases dropped to 2,256, the lowest level in well over a month, the Civil Protection Agency said.

Spain coronavirus infection rate falling ‘a lot’ as cases top 200,000

The spread of the new coronavirus in Spain seems to be slowing despite more than 200,000 people now having been infected, officials said on Monday, as the Bank of Spain gave wide-ranging forecasts for an economic blow of "considerable severity".

New Zealand shuts border to all foreigners to curb spread of...

Earlier this week, New Zealand announced one of the largest per capita stimulus packages in the world, amounting to 4% of its GDP, in an attempt to soften the negative economic impact from the coronavirus outbreak.

CLAWS found another four kittens whilst saving a sick kitten in...

The Cat Lovers Adoptions, Welfare & Support group (CLAWS) said that whilst they were rescuing a sick kitten from Mellieħa, someone threw away another...

Watch: ‘Meningitis vaccine for infants over two months’ – Dr Zammit...

Dr. Elizabeth Zammit Lupi emphasized the importance of vaccination, explaining that vaccines against meningitis are available from two-months-of-age and up. This in an interview...

Scabies: three schools have infected students

Six students attending three different schools within the San Ġorġ Preca College network have been found to be infected with scabies.A Ministry of Education...