Coronavirus no longer an epidemic in UK, Oxford study finds, with cases falling below threshold

Coronavirus no longer an epidemic in UK, Oxford study finds, with cases falling below threshold

Overall rates of respiratory infections fell from 20.4 to 3.3 per 10,000 after the lockdown was introduced.¬† “Rates of upper respiratory tract infections and lower respiratory tract infections have fallen significantly since March when social distancing measures were introduced,” the researchers¬†added. “Some of this fall would happen naturally at this time of year with the […]
Why the UK coronavirus lockdown could last longer than 3 weeks

Why the UK coronavirus lockdown could last longer than 3 weeks

Boris Johnson has unveiled the biggest crackdown on the freedom of people living in Britain to go about their business since the end of the Second World War. In a plan signed off at a meeting of the Government’s emergency Cobra committee the Prime Minister set...