Brazil real-time news

Alisson facing two weeks on sidelines with hamstring injury suffered against Brighton, confirms Liverpool boss Klopp (source — www.thesun.co.uk) 02/12/2020 00:09:56

JURGEN KLOPP has revealed Liverpool star Alisson is out for two weeks with a hamstring injury. The Brazilian sustained the problem in Saturday’s 1-1 draw with Brighton. And Alisson’s setback saw Liver...

CDC warns Americans to avoid all travel to Mexico amid troubling surge in COVID-19 cases and deaths (source — www.dailymail.co.uk) 01/12/2020 21:23:45

Mexico has surpassed more than 1.11 million confirmed cases of coronavirus and reported over 105,000 deaths - the fourth highest virus death toll in the world, behind the US, Brazil and India.

Coronavirus live news: Irish urged to be vigilant as lockdown ends; Russia has record daily deaths (source — www.theguardian.com) 01/12/2020 14:03:50

Latest updates: Irish warned to minimise socialising; WHO ‘will do everything’ to find Covid origin; Mexico and Brazil seeing ‘alarming’ case surge US may begin vaccinations before ChristmasVietnam re...

High-dose infusion of vitamin D does NOT help hospitalized covid patients survive, study suggests (source — www.dailymail.co.uk) 01/12/2020 03:37:33

Despite growing studies linking vitamin D deficiency to poorer odds against COVID-19, a first-of-its kind Brazilian trial found that one big IV dose of the immune-boosting vitamin did not improve outc...

Coronavirus live news: US may begin vaccinations before Christmas; Vietnam sees first case in three months (source — www.theguardian.com) 01/12/2020 02:58:34

WHO ‘will do everything’ to find Covid origin; Mexico and Brazil seeing ‘alarming’ case surge; Opec to hold a second day of talks on TuesdayModerna Covid vaccine has 94% efficacy, final results confir...

Coronavirus live news: Brazil records 287 new Covid deaths; WHO urges caution over festive gatherings (source — www.theguardian.com) 01/12/2020 01:08:52

Italy reports 672 new Covid-related deaths, a rise on Sunday’s figure, and Croatia’s PM tests positiveModerna Covid vaccine has 94% efficacy, final results confirmExperts warn of cases surge after wid...

US has more Covid cases in November alone than most countries had ALL YEAR (source — www.thesun.co.uk) 30/11/2020 23:18:04

THE US recorded more coronavirus cases in November than most country’s total for the whole YEAR, official figures show. More than 4 million Covid-19 cases were recorded across America this month...

China hopes ‘vaccine diplomacy’ will restore its image and boost its influence (source — www.theguardian.com) 29/11/2020 14:00:26

Trading allies such as Brazil are at the head of the queue for Beijing’s huge drug distribution programme Coronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageThere was no VIP on board the plan...

There’s a social pathogen stalking the world that’s as deadly as Covid-19 | Kenan Malik (source — www.theguardian.com) 29/11/2020 11:00:22

The endurance of TB and malaria shows how health resources are hoarded by the wealthy“What if tropical diseases had as much attention as Covid?” asked Francine Ntoumi, director of the Congolese Founda...

Coronavirus live news: Brazil records nearly 600 deaths; Victoria goes 30 days without new cases (source — www.theguardian.com) 29/11/2020 04:04:51

Brazil records nearly 52,000 daily new cases; more than 150 arrested in UK anti-lockdown protests; Australian state of Victoria records no new cases and no deathsUK: Angry Tory MPs turn on Gove after ...

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