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Study Sheds Light On Death Rate And Flu Viruses In Italy

Study Sheds Light On Death Rate And Flu Viruses In Italy

Italy has been one of the worst affected countries when it comes to coronavirus. Every day, media headlines inform us that people are dying of the disease by the thousands in Italy. However, in the past, scientific studies have found that respiratory-related deaths are unfortunately not a new thing during the influenza season in Italy. In November 2019, a study[Read More…]

Media Falsely Attributes Death of Chloe Middleton As Coronavirus Fatality

Media Falsely Attributes Death of Chloe Middleton As Coronavirus Fatality

This week the tragic death of 21-year-old Chloe Middleton was reported by the national news as yet another coronavirus death. She was incorrectly recorded as one of the youngest coronavirus victims with no pre-existing conditions.  It was used as one example of why young people should not be complacent about the disease.  The only problem was that she never actually[Read More…]

Police Encourage Public To Report Their Neighbours

Police Encourage Public To Report Their Neighbours

Police are encouraging Brits to snitch on their neighbours if they leave the house more than once. Humberside, West Midlands, Greater Manchester, and Avon and Somerset Police have created a mixture of ‘hotlines’ and ‘online portals’ where people can submit tip-offs if anyone is suspected of breaking the lockdown rules. Nosy neighbours are being asked to fill out an online[Read More…]

Gov Downgrades Coronavirus Severity Despite Surge In Cases

Gov Downgrades Coronavirus Severity Despite Surge In Cases

Every day it seems the news is filled with new horrifying headlines about the latest unfortunate developments of the coronavirus.  So why has the UK government downgraded the status of COVID-19, but yet strengthened lockdowns?  As of March 19th, the UK government website Gov.UK, announced: “COVID-19 is no longer considered to be a high consequence infectious diseases (HCID) in the[Read More…]

UK in Lockdown: Tough New Restrictions Placed On Free Movement

UK in Lockdown: Tough New Restrictions Placed On Free Movement

Today marks a turning point in history as British prime minister Boris Johnson announced a UK-wide lockdown preventing people from leaving the house unless they are going grocery shopping. As a result, all non-essential businesses will be forced to close to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic. The lockdown is expected to last for at least 3 weeks. However,[Read More…]