UK ‘overestimates’ coronavirus death toll: study

Britain ordered an urgent review Friday into how coronavirus deaths are counted after a study suggested health authorities are overestimating the toll by counting people who died long after recovering. More than 45,000 deaths have been recorded in patients who tested positive for COVID-19 in Britain and many more died…

Turkey daily virus death toll jumps over 100

Turkey’s single-day death toll from coronavirus jumped over 100 for the first time on Tuesday, the health minister said, as he assured the speed of the disease’s spread was under control. The country recorded 107 deaths and 4,062 new cases for the past 24 hours, Fahrettin Koca told a televised…

Up to 319 people dead as Congo Ebola outbreak set to worsen

Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo continues to spiral as death toll reaches 319 The outbreak has continued to spread in the Democratic Republic of Congo Health workers and agencies have faced challenges trying to contain the virus  Some areas are becoming re-infected, recent figures from the nation…