Tag Archives: COVID19

Children Lose Basic Skills Due to School Closure Under COVID-19 Restrictions

London, November 10: Some young children have forgotten how to eat with a knife and fork and others have regressed back into diapers as the coronavirus pandemic and related school closures take a toll on young peoples’ learning, the UK education watchdog said Tuesday. The Office for Standards in Education, Children’s Services and Skills., known… Read More »

COVID-19 surge accelerates with record 126,000 new cases Friday

Nearly 126,000 new coronavirus cases were confirmed Friday, the highest daily total recorded. The average number of new cases reported every day this week is nearly 100,000. Nearly 55,000 people were in hospitals with COVID-19, according to the COVID Tracking Project, not far off the peak hospitalizations seen in the spring and summer surges of… Read More »

New platform aims to unite the global health and care community during COVID-19

Health and social care consultancy group Meaningful Care Matters is launching a platform that aims to empower people through an international network of like-minded care communities.  The Meaningful Connections Community platform will offer individuals and care providers an opportunity to share, collaborate and debate issues impacting person-centred care cultures. To coincide with the platform’s launch… Read More »

Fauci advocates mask mandate amid COVID-19 surge across US

Loading the player… On Friday, top infectious-disease expert Dr. Anthony Fauci suggested it might be time for face coverings to be made mandatory to stop the spread of the virus. “Well, if people are not wearing masks, then maybe we should be mandating it,” he told CNN’s Erin Burnett during an interview. Anthony Fauci, director… Read More »