【無了期唔知幾時完嘅武漢肺炎】國際疫情討論區09

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2021-08-04 19:15:28
19,819 new cases (new national record) and 257 new deaths (new national record) in Malaysia

Keep worsening!
2021-08-04 19:53:39
39,357 new cases (new national record) and 409 new deaths in Iran

Keep worsening rapidly!
2021-08-04 21:23:22
Greece's entire artistic swimming team is out of Tokyo Olympics because of COVID cases

TOKYO — Greece will miss the team competition in artistic swimming after five members of the 12-woman team tested positive for COVID-19 and the others were deemed to be close contacts, Tokyo organizers announced Wednesday.

Evangelia Papazoglou and Evangelia Platanioti had already been ruled out of the technical prelims of the duet event, which were Tuesday. They had been 10th in Monday’s preliminaries for the free routine. The team competition begins Friday.

All 12 team members have been moved out of the Olympic Village and are in quarantine, Tokyo 2020 spokesman Takaya Masa said Wednesday.

“We judged the monitoring had to be strengthened, and it was decided to do it outside the village,” Takaya said. “They had made a huge effort and actually came to Japan under difficult circumstances. I imagine the expectations from the Greek people for these athletes were quite high so it’s painful to think of them.”

Tokyo organizers reported 29 new cases of COVID-19 among Olympic personnel on Wednesday, a single-day high since they began tracking on July 1. Four of those were athletes, also a single-day high.
2021-08-05 11:18:06

兩14歲青少年接種疫苗後疑有心肌炎或心包炎



https://lihkg.com/thread/2648432/page/1
2021-08-05 11:22:27
112,279 new cases and 656 new deaths in the United States

Keep worsening rapdily
2021-08-05 11:58:32

World



+683,085 new cases
+10,105 new deaths

The number of new cases in the past week has surpassed the number in last November and has reached the level in early December 2020.

God knows what will hapen in this coming winter.
2021-08-05 12:00:10

歐洲疫情回升 暑期外遊或成爆發點



歐洲多個國家的新冠疫情逐步回升,多國憂慮將出現第四波疫情。

當中,德國近期的單日新增確診個案由數百至數千宗不等,有分析相信已經進入第四波疫情,估計其中一個原因,與夏季出行有關。

德國等多個國家加強防疫,實行更嚴格的檢疫措施;土耳其疫情惡化,單日新增確診個案創三個月新高,當局呼籲民眾接種疫苗。
2021-08-05 12:07:32

澳門出事逾周 料有千人返港



是次澳門的確診個案由發病至確診長達逾一星期,期間有逾千港人從澳門返港,料大部分人使用「回港易」來港,可免檢疫,為本港增添危機。有專家認為港府應收緊「回港易」入境條件,避免病毒流入社區。

是次澳門的確診個案由發病至確診長達逾一星期,期間有逾千港人從澳門返港,料大部分人使用「回港易」來港,可免檢疫,為本港增添危機。有專家認為港府應收緊「回港易」入境條件,避免病毒流入社區。
2021-08-05 12:23:57
New research indicates that some people who are fully vaccinated can get infected with delta. A study published Friday found that 74% of the people who tested positive for COVID-19 in a recent outbreak in Massachusetts had been fully vaccinated.
2021-08-05 16:09:44

再降回個位數!今僅增6例本土確診 未有死亡案例



指揮中心表示,今日新增之6例本土病例(其中2例為居家隔離期間或期滿檢驗陽性者),為4例男性、2例女性,年齡介於20多歲至60多歲,發病日介於今(2021)年7月23日至8月4日。個案分布以新北市4例為最多,其次為臺北市及桃園市各1例;其中2例為已知感染源、3例關聯不明、1例疫調中,將持續進行疫情調查,以釐清感染源。
2021-08-05 17:19:38

Missouri county coroner removed covid from death certificates to 'please' grieving families



A small county in Missouri undercounted the number of fatalities caused by the coronavirus after a coroner agreed to remove covid-19 as a cause of death from some death certificates upon being asked by families of the deceased.

The undercount in coronavirus-linked deaths in Macon County, home to around 15,000, as a result of the coroner's actions is relatively small. The Kansas City Star, which first broke news of the story, pegged the figure at a half-dozen or more. But it comes amid broader recognition that the number of covid fatalities in the United States is probably higher than the official tally of 614,000.

In Macon, some requests came from people who wanted to avoid being reminded of how they could not see family before their deaths because of restrictions on visits to hospitals and nursing homes. "A lot of families were upset. They didn't want covid on the death certificates," the county coroner, Brian Hayes, told the Star.

Hayes, a Republican elected official who is also a partner at a local funeral home, said he obliged requests to alter or omit covid as the cause of death only when there was a factual alternative that could be listed. "I won't lie for them, it's gotta be true, but I do what pleases the family," Hayes said, according to the Star.

He did not immediately respond to a request for comment sent early Wednesday.

Jerris R. Hedges, a medical professor at the University of Hawaii in Manoa, wrote in an email that it was understandable for families to want to keep the cause of death private. But coroners should report both the presence of a coronavirus infection, and any associated underlying disease under the cause of death, he said, as it could help persuade those with preexisting conditions to get vaccinated.

"Although some deaths are uniquely related to covid, many, many more are where covid has pushed those with preexisting conditions into a literal death spiral," he wrote.

It isn't clear the extent to which a potential nationwide undercount may have been affected by intentional distortions of data or other factors, like an inability to test patients who later die of covid-19.

In January, New York State Attorney General Letitia James said the state had undercounted coronavirus-related deaths at nursing homes by as much as 50 percent.

In May, the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation at the University of Washington said the actual number of deaths in the United States caused by the pandemic could be over 900,000 - higher than the roughly 580,000 deaths logged at the time.

Anthony Fauci, the nation's top infectious-disease expert, said on NBC's "Meet the Press" that month that he had "no doubt" there was an undercount of coronavirus-linked deaths, though 900,000 sounded "a bit more than I would've thought."

The United States, which has the world's highest official coronavirus death toll, is not the only country where an undercount in fatalities is likely. The May report from the University of Washington listed India, Mexico and Brazil among countries with likely wide variances between officially reported covid deaths and actual fatalities.
2021-08-06 09:15:15
20,596 new cases (new national recoed) and 164 new deaths in Malaysia

One more country has surpassed 20,000 new cases!
2021-08-06 09:16:40
14,211 new cases (new national record) and 9 new deaths in Japan

Worsening rapidly!
2021-08-06 09:39:59

Fully vaccinated people who get a Covid-19 breakthrough infection can transmit the virus, CDC chief says



(CNN)Fully vaccinated people who get a Covid-19 breakthrough infection can transmit the virus, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky said Thursday.

"Our vaccines are working exceptionally well," Walensky told CNN's Wolf Blitzer. "They continue to work well for Delta, with regard to severe illness and death -- they prevent it. But what they can't do anymore is prevent transmission."
That's why the CDC changed its guidance last week and is now recommending even vaccinated people wear masks indoors again, Walensky said.
Last week, the agency released a study that showed the Delta variant produced similar amounts of virus in vaccinated and unvaccinated people if they got infected -- data that suggests vaccinated people who get a breakthrough infection could have a similar tendency to spread the virus as the unvaccinated.
"If you're going home to somebody who has not been vaccinated, to somebody who can't get vaccinated, somebody who might be immunosuppressed or a little bit frail, somebody who has comorbidities that put them at high risk, I would suggest you wear a mask in public indoor settings," Walensky said.
The dangerous Delta variant has fueled the country's latest surge of Covid-19 cases and if more Americans don't get vaccinated and mask up, the country could soon be seeing "several hundred thousand cases a day," similar to the winter surge, Walensky said.
And while states across the South -- including Florida and Louisiana -- have seen exponential rises in cases, Walensky said, they have not reached their peak just yet.
2021-08-06 09:54:00

Only six ICU beds available in one state


Even after the development and release of Covid-19 vaccines that so many health care professionals had hoped for, rising cases have led to overwhelmed hospitals.
Arkansas health officials reported a "record low number of available ICU beds," Wednesday. According to Arkansas Department of Health public information officer Danyelle McNeill, the state had just 25 ICU beds available.

According to Arkansas' Covid-19 dashboard, there was a total of 1,232 Covid-19 positive admissions. The total number of Covid-19 positive admissions in the ICU is 466, and the total Covid-19 positive admissions on ventilators is 260.
As of Wednesday morning, Mississippi had only six open ICU beds available in the entire state, Dr. Jonathan Wilson, chief administrative officer and Covid-19 incident manager, said during a Covid-19 briefing with University of Mississippi Medical Center leaders.
2021-08-06 10:01:33
7,244 new cases and 393 new deaths (new national record) in Vietnam
2021-08-06 10:24:48
120,945 new cases and 559 new deaths in the United States

Surpass 120,000 new cases again.
The 7-day moving average of new cases has aslo surpassed 100,000.

Keep worsening!
2021-08-06 10:27:26

World



+702,055 new cases
+10,288 new deaths

Keep worsening!
2021-08-06 10:28:38
308 new cases and 1 new death in Australia

Keep worsening!
2021-08-06 11:33:55
美國又爆過
2021-08-06 11:34:16
2023年有無得去日本呢?
2021-08-06 17:10:39

新冠肺炎今增10例本土、添3死 陳時中:8/10到8/23維持二級警戒



中央流行疫情指揮中心今天公布國內新增12例COVID-19確定病例,分別為10例本土及2例境外移入;另確診個案中新增3例死亡。指揮中心指揮官陳時中表示,全國疫情8月10日至23日維持二級警戒;但將有條件開放游泳池,須落實預約制、實聯制,場內全程戴口罩,淋浴間、三溫暖、戲水池等暫不開放。

個案分布以新北市4例為最多,其次為台北市3例、嘉義縣2例、彰化縣1例;其中8例為已知感染源、1例關聯不明、1例疫調中,將持續進行疫情調查,以釐清感染源。

指揮中心說明,今日新增3例死亡個案,為2例男性、1例女性,年齡均為70多歲且未接種COVID-19疫苗,發病日介於5月18日至6月4日,確診日介於5月21日至6月6日,死亡日介於5月28日至7月21日
2021-08-06 17:37:57

大阪確診創單日新高 東京都增逾4500宗



日本的大阪錄得1310宗新型肺炎確診個案,創單日新高。

而東京都新增4515宗確診。
2021-08-07 10:59:58
21,838 new cases (new national record) and 212 new deaths (new national record) in Thailand

Keep worsening
2021-08-07 11:06:18
又爆屌!
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