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14 virus deaths among people in disability services

14 virus deaths among people in disability services

Updated / Wednesday, 3 Jun 2020 18:33 Of 430 laboratory confirmed Covid cases in disability residential centres, 57% were staff and 43% were residents There have been 14 confirmed deaths linked to Covid-19 among people with disabilities in residential settings. The figure was outlined at a meeting between representatives of Inclusion Ireland - which is…

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Coronavirus deaths Australia: Qld man, 30, dies from COVID-19

Coronavirus deaths Australia: Qld man, 30, dies from COVID-19

A young father has died of COVID-19 in Central Queensland. The 30-year-old man, a miner, was found unresponsive in his Blackwater home when his partner returned from work about 4.30pm yesterday.“(She) called an ambulance and they declared him dead,” Queensland’s Chief Health officer Dr Jeannette Young said on Wednesday.He is the youngest person to have…

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B.C. reports 3 more deaths from COVID-19, 29 new confirmed cases

B.C. reports 3 more deaths from COVID-19, 29 new confirmed cases

Three more people have died from COVID-19 in B.C., health officials said Saturday while announcing 29 new cases of the disease caused by the novel coronavirus.The deaths are all linked to long-term care facilities, 20 of which are continuing to see outbreaks across the province, provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry said.Yet the number of…

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Two more deaths, 162 new cases of COVID-19 in Alberta | CBC News

Two more deaths, 162 new cases of COVID-19 in Alberta | CBC News

Two more people died of COVID-19 on Thursday and the province reported 162 new cases.At left, Alberta's chief medical officer of health, Dr. Deena Hinshaw, updates media on the COVID-19 situation. At right, a health-care worker gathers a test sample. Both are file photos. (Left: Jason Franson/The Canadian Press, right: Alberta Health Services)Two more people…

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Ontario could see up to 15,000 deaths from COVID-19, health officials warn

Ontario could see up to 15,000 deaths from COVID-19, health officials warn

Dr. Peter Donnelly, President and CEO of Public Health Ontario, addresses a media briefing on COVID-19 provincial modelling in Toronto, Friday, April 3, 2020. Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press Ontario could see 3,000 to 15,000 deaths over the next two years from the COVID-19 pandemic if the province maintains its public health measures, health officials said…

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