Andrews had warned this week that Melbourne's lockdown restrictions could be extended past the initial mid-August end date and further social-distancing measures taken if daily case numbers remained high. "It's the best way we can get out of these lockdowns if we all abide by the rules", she said. Victoria now accounts for more than half of the country's 190 deaths from the novel coronavirus .
The grouping, comprising around 20 members and advisers, can propose new recommendations or amend existing ones. Even so, there is tiny question that the World Health Organization will retain the pandemic's position as a PHEIC - its maximum stage of alarm - initially declared on January 30.
The province recorded 50 COVID-19 cases and an outbreak at another care home ahead of the Friday before the B.C. Day long weekend, as well as another death. The latter outbreak prompted the provincial government to announce Thursday that it would restrict non-resident travel to the archipelago. "Let's socialize safely by keeping our groups small, using the layers of protection and giving everyone enough space to stay safe, whether at a backyard barbecue, on a friend's boat or enjoying a ...
Rep. Clyburn, who chairs the subcommittee, said the White House's response has politicized the pandemic and argued that " public health is not a partisan issue ". Fauci's testimony comes at the end of a month in which USA coronavirus deaths rose by nearly 25,000 and cases doubled in at least 18 states, according to a Reuters tally, dealing a crushing blow to hopes of quickly reopening the economy.
A BELLBIRD PARK man, 27, is the latest person to test positive to coronavirus in Queensland , bringing the state's number of active cases to 11. Three women will go before the courts after they "deliberately deceived" police after returning to Queensland from Melbourne and Sydney .
A new research has now revealed the reason behind this loss of smell and taste. Covid-19 patients, for example, typically recover their sense of smell within a couple of weeks, whereas the condition brought about by other viral infections are known to damage olfactory sensory neurons to the extent that it can take months for people to recover their sense of smell.