The head of Italy’s national institutes of health says the country has hit the “plateau” in its coronavirus infection rate, three weeks into a national lockdown... ABC NEWS · 2 months
UK overtakes Italy with most official virus deaths in Europe  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
Britain now has Europe’s highest official coronavirus death toll in absolute numbers after the latest round of daily figures Tuesday showed it overtaking Italy more
The Latest: Italy's day-to-day new cases lowest since March  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
Italy has registered its lowest day-to-day number of new cases of COVID-19 since practically the first day the nation was put under lockdown to contain what would become one of... more
Health official says US missed some chances to slow virus  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
A top health official says the U.S. government was slow to understand how much coronavirus was spreading from travelers from Europe, which helped drive the acceleration of outbreaks more
The Latest: WHO says reopening must be done cautiously  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
A World Health Organization official says the debate between ensuring health and reviving the economy is a “false dichotomy” and that countries must remain vigilant even as they move to... more
The Latest: WHO looking into safety of hugs for grandparents  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
A top World Health Organization official says the U.N. health agency is looking into whether grandparents can safely hug their grandchildren without risk of contracting the coronavirus more
The Latest: Spain hits lowest daily death toll in 6 weeks  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
Spanish health officials have reported 164 new confirmed deaths from the coronavirus for the second day in a row more
The Latest: Britain’s virus death toll highest in Europe  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
Britain’s official coronavirus death total has passed Italy’s number to become the highest in Europe more
The Latest: Daily deaths in Italy lowest since lockdown  ABC NEWS · 1 week
The number of people in Italy who died from COVID-19 in the past 24 hours sank to 145 on Sunday — the lowest number since Italy’s lockdown went into effect more
The Latest: Public Masses to resume in Italy during pandemic  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
After an outcry from the nation’s Roman Catholic bishops, Italian Premier Giuseppe Conte says he will allow the resumption of public Masses during the pandemic more
The Latest: Pakistan says 480 health workers test positive  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
A top health official in Pakistan says as many as 480 health workers have tested positive for coronavirus across the country more
The Latest: New coronavirus infections low in much of Italy  ABC NEWS · 2 days
Italy has registered 669 new cases of COVID-19 in the past 24 hours, two-thirds of them in the hard-hit northern region of Lombardy more
The Latest: Italy has 531 infections in the past 24 hours  ABC NEWS · 1 day
The number of confirmed new infections in Italy rose by just 531 in the past 24 hours, with half in the populous northern region of Lombardy... more
The Latest: President vows to build health stockpile  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
President Donald Trump says he's intent on building the nation’s stockpile of ventilators, masks and other equipment to meet future health threats more
The Latest: Italy has fewer people hospitalized with virus  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
The number of beds treating COVID-19 patients continues to decline in Italy as the country prepares to ease its strict lockdown measures on Monday more
Comprehensive picture of vegetation and climate on Tibetan Plateau during Quaternary ice ages  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
The Tibetan Plateau has long been a focus of geoscientific studies due to its importance in global tectonics as well as Asian... more
The Latest: 2 skiers die as Italy reopens from lockdown  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
At least two people have been killed by avalanches while skiing in northern Italy on the first weekend Italians have been allowed to venture far afield after a... more
The Latest: Italy has its fewest daily deaths in 2 months  ABC NEWS · 1 week
Italy has registered its lowest daily increases in both deaths and new cases of COVID-19 since before the national lockdown began in early March more
The Latest: Decline in critical patients in Italy continues  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
The number of patients in Italy’s intensive care beds is continuing to decline more
The Latest: WHO official pushes back on virus myths  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
The World Health Organization’s emergencies chief is pushing back against misinformation that heating or cooling the body can help fight the coronavirus more
The Latest: France to thank health workers on Bastille day  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
French President Emmanuel Macron wants Bastille day to show the nation’s gratitude toward health workers and others who help fight the spread of the coronavirus more
The Latest: Italy's death total lowest since early March  ABC NEWS · 1 week
Italy recorded the lowest number of deaths in a 24-hour period since early in its coronavirus lockdown, more
The Latest: Italy experts warn of 2nd wave after reopening  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
Italian experts are warning a second wave of coronavirus infections will most certainly accompany Italy’s gradual reopening from Europe’s first lockdown more
The Latest: Italy's May Day traditions upended by virus  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
Italy’s May Day traditions, which pay tribute to the role of workers in society, have been upended by lockdown rules forbidding gatherings during the coronavirus pandemic more
The Latest: Italy adds 992 new cases of COVID-19  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
More than half of Italy’s 20 regions registered fewer than 10 new cases of COVID-19 more
The Latest: Official UK figures show scale of virus deaths  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
Official figures show that the number of deaths recorded in England and Wales in the week to April 17 was around double the usual amount — a clear... more
The Latest: Fauci to warn nation against premature reopening  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
The government’s leading infectious disease expert says he intends to warn the nation Tuesday that “needless suffering and death” will result from a rushed reopening of the economy more
The Latest: Navajo Nation institutes another lockdown  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
Residents on the Navajo Nation will be under another lockdown this weekend as the tribe seeks to keep the coronavirus from spreading even further into communities more
Keele University scientist urges WHO to change its official definition of osteoporosis  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 weeks
A Keele University academic is part of a team of researchers who are calling for the World Health Organisation (WHO) to change its official... more
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