Tag Archives: Cases

UK government expresses support for HIV Commission plan to end new HIV cases by 2030

Senior government ministers have backed a plan developed by an independent group, the HIV Commission, to eliminate HIV transmission in England over the next decade. At a launch event this morning, health secretary Matt Hancock committed to reducing new cases by 80% by 2025 and to less than 100 a year by 2030. These goals… Read More »

New Rheumatoid Arthritis Drug May Help Tough Cases

By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter MONDAY, Oct. 19, 2020 (HealthDay News) — A recently approved rheumatoid arthritis medication appears to be an effective second-line therapy when biologic treatments start to fail, a new clinical trial reports. Arthritis sufferers treated with upadacitinib had a significantly greater reduction in their symptoms and disease activity than people treated… Read More »

The Latest: States see “fall resurgence” as COVID cases rise

Pennsylvania is reporting 1,857 new COVID-19 cases, the second-highest daily total since the beginning of pandemic, days after officials said the commonwealth was seeing a “fall resurgence” of the coronavirus. The numbers announced Saturday by the state health department are exceeded only by the 1,989 cases reported April 9 and bring the statewide total to… Read More »

Another day of no coronavirus cases in Qld

Queensland has marked another day with no new coronavirus cases as it prepares to further re-open its borders. It has been nine days since the Sunshine State has recorded a community transmission of COVID-19, while its number of active infections has fallen to 22. The result comes as it prepares to welcome ACT travellers next… Read More »

For the first time since June, this state announced less than 2,000 new coronavirus cases

Florida announced on Monday that the number of new coronavirus cases per day throughout the state has dipped under 2,000, for the first time since June 15. This downturn comes after a weeks-long trend of declining cases statewide, according to The Daytona Beach News-Journal. The state had 1,885 new coronavirus cases on Monday, bringing the total to 623,471, the… Read More »