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India accounts for 1 in 3 new Covid cases being recorded. Here is its second wave in 5 charts

A woman wearing a protective face mask walks past a graffiti, amidst the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), on a street in Mumbai, India, March 30, 2021. Francis Mascarenhas | Reuters India’s second wave of Covid-19 infections shows no signs of slowing down as the country’s overwhelmed health-care system faces supply shortages for hospital… Read More »

Man, 25, Is The First In The U.S. To Catch Covid-19 Twice, Second Time Worse That The First

Topline Researchers have documented the first case of Covid-19 reinfection in the U.S., casting further doubts on the idea of a natural herd immunity and raising the prospect of more serious second infections. The U.S. has its first documented case of a Covid-19 reinfection, the second time was worse than the … [+] first getty… Read More »

Will Protests Set Off a Second Viral Wave?

Mass protests against police brutality that have brought thousands of people out of their homes and onto the streets in cities across America are raising the specter of new coronavirus outbreaks, prompting political leaders, physicians and public health experts to warn that the crowds could cause a surge in cases. While many political leaders affirmed… Read More »

Virus hits second Vic hotel worker

A second security guard at a Melbourne hotel housing quarantined travellers has been diagnosed with coronavirus even as the hospitality industry prepares to welcome healthy guests. The worker at Rydges on Swanston was confirmed on Thursday to have the virus, Chief Health Officer Brett Sutton says. A day earlier, the health department announced the first… Read More »