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"Coronavirus has no nationality" — By visuals on Unsplash

Curated by Peter Hulm

Special sections: Science, Impact, Response, Economy, Good sources

COVID-19 scoreboard

Reported cases and deaths by country, ordered by totals

Science

These 3 Things Can Lead to COVID After Vaccination, Experts Warnbestlifeonline29 June 2021 (LINK)

Nearly all COVID deaths in US are now among unvaccinatedapnews29 June 2021 (LINK)

Now most over-70 in Switzerland are vaccinated, who is dying of COVID?blick / msn12 June 2021 (LINK)

According to the Federal Office of Public Health (FOPH), 75 per cent of the age group from 70 to 79 years and 76 per cent of those over 80 are considered fully vaccinated. Overall, a quarter of the population has [received] both doses. [...] Since 27 January, with 719 deaths, in 702 of these cases (97.6 percent), the persons were not or only partially vaccinated.

Coronavirus mutated 32 times inside South African HIV-positive woman over course of seven monthsscmp4 June 2021 (LINK)

Viral Posts, Pundits Distort Fauci Emails on COVID origins, treatments and masksfactcheck4 June 2021 (LINK)

Six months of COVID vaccines: what 1.7 billion doses have taught scientistsnature4 June 2021 (LINK)

Impact

Life expectancy falls more drastically in the US in 2020 than in other high income countriesindependent23 June 2021 (LINK)

COVID-19: Violence and neglect increases for older persons during lockdown, says UN expertohchr14 June 2021 (LINK)

"Disturbing practices were reported with care homes being given immunity from civil liability for COVID-19 related deaths and putting in place contractual clauses that waive the right to file a court case and make arbitration the only option for alleged abuse or mistreatment."

U.S. COVID-19 cases hit lowest point in U.S. since pandemic beganaxios3 June 2021 (LINK)

Hydroxychloroquine + Azithromycin therapy at a higher dose improved survival by nearly 200% in ventilated COVID patientsnews-medical.net2 June 2021 (LINK)

Response

Pharmacist who 'intentionally' destroyed 500 Covid vaccine doses gets three years in prisonnbcnews8 June 2021 (LINK)

He told the court on Tuesday that he was "desperately sorry and ashamed" about what he did.

Economy

Sources for good information about coronavirus

Geneva Environment Network page of sources on COVID-19 — added 28 September 2020

Country charts of deaths from COVID-19: US

Country charts of deaths from COVID-19: Switzerland

Reported cases and deaths by country, ordered by totals

A Swiss scientist's infographic about COVID-19 in Switzerland: much the best source — Added 31 August 2020

Official Swiss COVID-19 page (LINK)

John Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center — Added 30 August 2020

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