400,000

January 19, 2021
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Today, one day before the presidential inauguration, the United States registered its 400,000th death to COVID-19. As confirmation, since March 2020, at least 400,000 more Americans have died than would have in a normal year, a sign of the broad devastation wrought by the coronavirus pandemic. An analysis of mortality…

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2 Million deaths

January 15, 2021
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To date, 2 million people have died from COVID-19 worldwide. The real number is likely much larger. To better grasp the gravity, it’s as though ten of the world’s largest commercial jets – 10 – fell out of the sky every day for an entire year – 365 days! While…

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Horrifying death record broken

January 13, 2021
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Yesterday, the United States lost 4,327 people to COVID-19. In one day, the U.S. suffered more losses than either South Korea or Japan have suffered throughout the entire pandemic. Authorities believe that the post-holiday bump will take the number higher before, hopefully, going down as a result of increased vaccinations.

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4112 deaths in one day

January 8, 2021
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The United States set a new grim milestone Thursday 8 January 2021 with more than 4,000 COVID-19 deaths recorded in a single day. The unsettling numbers come after Wednesday saw over 3,900 deaths in the country, according to The Washington Post.

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UK goes on lockdown

January 4, 2021
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UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson reimposed a lockdown in England on Monday as a more transmissible variant of Covid-19 fuels a surge in infections and hospitalizations in the country. “It is clear that we need to do more to bring this new variant under control,” Johnson said. “That means the…

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Israel vaccinates 1M+

January 3, 2021
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Unlike other countries that are facing serious vaccination distribution challenges, Israel has vaccinated over 1,000,000 of its citizens – just over 10%. This number is considered excellent.

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2020: a difficult year

January 1, 2021
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Every New Years Eve, we hope that the end of the year will be a time to celebrate the past twelve months while looking forward to the promise of an even better year to come. Unfortunately, this year seems to be ending on a note of frustration and the next…

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Drug overdoses rising

December 21, 2020
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The U.S. CDC released grim statistics suggesting more than 80,000 drug overdoses occurred over the course of a single year, ending in March 2020.

​ CDC Director Redfield cites the pandemic as exacerbating the problem.

​ While deaths related to COVID-19 reach record highs in the U.S., new data from the U.S.…

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Moderna vaccine ships

December 21, 2020
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A second vaccine has begun to roll out in the U.S. less than two days after it earned emergency use authorization from the Food and Drug Administration. The vaccine, developed by Moderna and the National Institutes of Health, began the distribution process Sunday as it was shipped out of a…

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Canada halts UK flights

December 21, 2020
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Canada has become the latest country to halt flights from the UK following the discovery of a new variant of Covid-19, which is said by officials to spread faster than others. The new coronavirus variant, which prompted the UK government to impose a Tier 4 lockdown in London and southeastern…

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