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India battles fatal fungal threat as virus deaths near 300K

Doctors in India are fighting a fatal fungal infection affecting COVID-19 patients or those who have recovered from the disease amid a coronavirus surge that has driven the country’s fatalities to nearly 300,000 By SHEIKH SAALIQ Associated Press May 23, 2021, 7:48 AM • 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article NEW… Read More »

Brazil hospitals buckle in absence of national virus plan

RIO DE JANEIRO — Brazil’s hospitals are faltering as a highly contagious coronavirus variant tears through the country, the president insists on unproven treatments and the only attempt to create a national plan to contain COVID-19 has just fallen short. For the last week, Brazilian governors sought to do something President Jair Bolsonaro obstinately rejects:… Read More »