Tag Archives: COVID19

Two more COVID-19 cases in NSW

Two more cases of COVID-19 have been recorded in NSW, bringing this week’s total locally acquired cases to five. The two new cases were announced on Thursday morning by NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian, who said the most recent case was from Frenchs Forest in Sydney’s northern beaches. They follow two other cases in the northern… Read More »

People with HIV at higher risk of hospitalisation and death from COVID-19, New York study finds

People with HIV were more likely to be admitted to hospital with COVID-19 and more likely to die in hospital due to COVID-19 than people without HIV, and people with more advanced HIV disease or unsuppressed viral load were more likely than other people with HIV to be hospitalised, a review of surveillance data in… Read More »

Karl-Anthony Towns speaks on ‘toughest year of my life’ following mom’s death from COVID-19

Loading the player… NBA star Karl-Anthony Towns on Monday posted a video online chronicling his life in 2020, revealing how the global pandemic has impacted his life. The nearly 20-minute YouTube video, titled “The Toughest Year Of My Life,” opens with shots from the beginning of the year of the Minnesota Timberwolves center playing basketball… Read More »