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Pandemic has added significantly to Canada’s overall death toll: Ontario study

Article content continued “That’s one of the most interesting parts of the study,” said Rosella. “There was a behaviour change there, in terms of people who would typically go to the hospital.” Information in the coroner’s office database indicates that at least half of the excess cremations compared to the 2017-2019 period were people killed… Read More »

US coronavirus death toll tops 40,000 as researchers call for more testing before reopening economy

The 40,461 deaths are among more than 755,533 coronavirus cases, the university’s Covid-19 tracker says. The grim milestone was reached as Harvard researchers warned that if the country wants the economy to open back up — and stay that way — testing must go up to at least 500,000 people per day. Testing nationwide is… Read More »

Coronavirus live updates: Italy’s daily death toll drops to lowest in 2 weeks

A worker wearing protective garments sanitizes the Duomo square, during the coronavirus disease outbreak in central Milan, Italy. Flavio Lo Scalzo | REUTERS This is a live blog. Please check back for updates. Global cases: At least 1,197,405 Global deaths: At least 64,606 Top 5 countries: United States (308,850), Spain (126,168), Italy (124,632), , Germany (96,092),… Read More »