US records highest death toll since April 30 with 2,597 fatalities

The U.S. recorded its highest single-day death toll since April 30 with 2,597 fatalities, according to a DailyMail.com analysis of data from Johns Hopkins University.  For the fourth day in a row, the number of Americans hospitalized for COVID-19 hit a record-high on Tuesday, with 98,691 people getting inpatient treatment, data from the Covid Tracking … Read more US records highest death toll since April 30 with 2,597 fatalities

US records its biggest daily Covid death toll since the start of the pandemic with 2,473 fatalities

US records its biggest daily Covid death toll since the start of the pandemic with 2,473 fatalities By Jack Newman For Mailonline Published: 12:00 GMT, 2 December 2020 | Updated: 12:10 GMT, 2 December 2020 The US has reported its biggest daily Covid-19 death toll since the start of the pandemic. The figures published by the … Read more US records its biggest daily Covid death toll since the start of the pandemic with 2,473 fatalities

M6 Toll charge increases revealed: £6.90 for peak weekday traffic

The charge to use the M6 Toll road from later this week will increase by up to 30p per journey. From Friday 4 December, operators will hike the peak-hours weekday charge for those at the wheel of passenger cars to £6.90 – a rise of 20p – and weekend trips will jump from £5.60 to … Read more M6 Toll charge increases revealed: £6.90 for peak weekday traffic

Germany’s coronavirus case toll tops 1million

Germany’s coronavirus case toll tops 1million after 22,806 new infections were added to the total Germany topped 1million coronavirus cases after 22,806 new infections logged Total number of cases since the start of the pandemic now stands at 1,006,394  Country also logged a record 426 deaths on Friday, bringing its total to 15,586  Comes amid Europe’s … Read more Germany’s coronavirus case toll tops 1million

Devastating toll of travel crisis: Just two flights took off from Gatwick airport in an entire DAY

Where no one is bob, bob, bobbin along: Just TWO flights took off from Gatwick airport yesterday as images show terminal deserted apart from a robin A Ryanair flight to Dublin and an Air Baltic flight to Tallinn, Estonia, took off  The West Sussex airport normally handles 800 flights a day in total A third … Read more Devastating toll of travel crisis: Just two flights took off from Gatwick airport in an entire DAY

UK hospitals record 250 more Covid fatalities in highest Sunday death toll since beginning of May 

UK hospitals record 250 more Covid fatalities – up by 82 compared to last week – in highest Sunday death toll since beginning of May Coronavirus hospital death toll has seen the highest Sunday increase since May  Britain’s coronavirus hospital death toll has increased by 250, new figures say Last Sunday saw the toll increase … Read more UK hospitals record 250 more Covid fatalities in highest Sunday death toll since beginning of May 

UK hospitals record 157 coronavirus deaths in preliminary toll – up from 151 the week before

UK hospitals recorded 157 coronavirus deaths today in a preliminary toll – an increase of just eight from the week before.  The figure, which is usually lower on Sunday and Monday due to weekend reporting lags, suggests the rate of deaths may be starting to flatten out.  Two Sundays ago the figure was at 167 … Read more UK hospitals record 157 coronavirus deaths in preliminary toll – up from 151 the week before

Former medical tsar says failure to tackle Britain’s obesity crisis led to 50,000 Covid death toll 

Former medical tsar Dame Sally Davies says Britain’s obesity crisis has led to 50,000 Covid death toll  Prof Sally Davies said junk food adverts and increased portion sizes are to blame Former chief medical officer says more needs to be done to tackle obesity crisis It comes as Britain is first country in Europe to … Read more Former medical tsar says failure to tackle Britain’s obesity crisis led to 50,000 Covid death toll 

Huge mental health toll that Covid restrictions have had on mothers-to-be is laid bare in survey

Huge mental health toll that Covid restrictions have had on mothers-to-be is laid bare in a landmark survey Damage on mental health of pregnant women and new mums revealed in survey 97 per cent said that Covid lockdown had increased anxiety around childbirth Campaigners who carried out the study called the figures ‘deeply concerning’ By … Read more Huge mental health toll that Covid restrictions have had on mothers-to-be is laid bare in survey

Daily COVID-19 death toll spikes by nearly 1,900

The United States has just recorded the highest number of daily COVID-19 deaths in six months – as infections and hospitalizations continue to spike to record highs across the country. The death toll spiked to 1,893 on Wednesday, which is the highest number of fatalities since May 8 during the initial peak of the outbreak. It … Read more Daily COVID-19 death toll spikes by nearly 1,900