Covid: Teen in hospital with virus urges others to get vaccinated

Maisy Evans, 17, is in hospital and is so short of breath she can barely talk. Source link

Covid-19: Daughter of Oxfordshire man urges caution

David Allum, 58, died after complications from Covid-19 despite receiving both vaccine doses. Source link

Covid: Carrie Johnson urges pregnant women to get vaccinated

In Saturday’s Instagram post, accompanied by a selfie in which she is wearing a sticker showing she has had her vaccine, Mrs Johnson said nearly 200,000 pregnant women in the UK and US had now had a Pfizer or Moderna vaccine “without safety concerns”. Source link

19 July: England Covid restrictions ease as PM urges caution

There will be no limit on how many people can meet, nightclubs can reopen and large events resume. Source link

Covid: Be cautious as England lockdown ends, urges Whitty

It comes as the UK recorded nearly 50,000 new cases on Thursday – the highest number since January. Source link

Covid-19: PM urges caution as 19 July unlocking set to go ahead

Boris Johnson warns that Covid cases, currently at 30,000 a day, will rise as restrictions end. Source link

WHO virologist urges US to share Covid origins info

Marion Koopmans, a virologist who was on the WHO field visit to Wuhan to investigate the origins of Covid-19, has said that it is unlikely the virus came from a lab. This comes after the US President Joe Biden has decided to further investigate Covid’s origins, putting a strain on US-China relations. Ms Koopmans said… Continue reading WHO virologist urges US to share Covid origins info

US urges 'transparent' WHO inquiry into Covid origins

Anthony Fauci, the director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases and US President Joe Biden’s chief medical adviser, has maintained he believes the virus was passed from animals to humans, though he conceded this month he was no longer confident Covid-19 had developed naturally. Source link

Covid: WHO urges Wales to delay giving children jabs

Wales asked to donate vaccines to low-income countries by the World Health Organization. Source link

Covid-19: Boris Johnson urges caution as lockdown eases for millions

As rules change in England, Wales and most of Scotland, Boris Johnson urges people to remain cautious. Source link