Tag Archives: Cases

CDC study finds easing mask and restaurant rules led to more Covid cases and deaths, as some states move to lift restrictions

Patrons Sari and Peter Melendez enjoy lunch at Katz’s Delicatessen, the famous deli founded in 1888, on the first day of the return to indoor dining for New York City, during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, in New York, February 12, 2021. Brendan McDermid | Reuters Easing mask mandates and reopening restaurants have led to… Read More »

Cases of rare coronavirus-linked inflammatory illness in children reported in Virginia: officials

Five more cases of a rare but potentially serious coronavirus-related inflammatory condition in children have been reported in Virginia, health officials there said.  Officials with the Virginia Department of Health said Monday that the five cases have all been reported in the Richmond area, noting that the increase in what is known as multisystem inflammatory syndrome… Read More »

Zero local virus cases in NSW

New South Wales announced zero new local cases of COVID-19 and five in hotel quarantine on Sunday morning as the state remains on high alert following a hotel quarantine worker testing positive earlier this week. The worker remains in isolation after their positive test on Wednesday and no close or community contacts have contracted COVID-19.… Read More »

No new virus cases in SA

South Australia recorded zero new COVID-19 infections on Monday, the day before restrictions are expected to ease. The state’s total number of infections remains at 561, with 17 considered active. There are 33 cases still connected to the Parafield cluster, with almost 2000 people quarantining over links to the group. SA Health Deputy Chief Public… Read More »