There could be 1,600 deaths in Ontario in April alone if stricter measures are not implemented. He said that could last as long as 18 months to two years if second and third waves of the virus are considered. Current models, he said, don't give a clear figure with any accuracy, noting that an estimate of between 1,547 and 5,644 cases only has a 50 per cent accuracy rate, while trying to get a more accurate picture simply widens the range.
Pelosi on Thursday created a House committee to oversee the government's response to the pandemic, a decision she said was inspired by the Truman Commission, a widely used name for the oversight body introduced by then-Senator Harry Truman that aimed to hold corporate leaders to account and reduce abuse and profiteering during the USA response to World War II, instead of after the fact.
A 13-year-old boy was among the casualty who died at King's College Hospital in London . "Ismail starting showing symptoms and had difficulties breathing and was admitted to King's College Hospital". The London hospital has expressed condolences to the family as it confirmed that the boy's death had been referred to the coroner. "We are beyond devastated".
Israel has 433 confirmed cases of COVID-19, with another 44 in the occupied Palestinian territories and tens of thousands in self-isolation. The death toll from COVID-19 in the USA jumped by 884 over the past 24 hours, setting a new one-day record for the country, according to Johns Hopkins University .
Pulmonologist Nicolas Hutt, who works in Alsace, one of the French regions most affected by the epidemic, said people should wear "alternative masks" not produced for medical purposes. If your hands have picked up the virus, then you could easily spread it to your face if you're adjusting the mask. "It doesn't have to be a classical mask, but something that will prevent them from infecting others".
The patients are now isolating at home. The service member is recovering and being monitored. It tracks positive cases by community, as well as age, gender, confirmed cases by date of onset and confirmed cases by municipality, according to a news release from the health department.