Saturday , July 31 2021

More and more victims of covid-19



A report released by the Ministry of Health on Saturday once again indicates six additional deaths from coronavirus in 24 hours. And 565 new infections have been identified, while the positivity rate remains stable compared to the previous day.

A report released by the Ministry of Health on Saturday once again indicates six additional deaths from coronavirus in 24 hours. And 565 new infections have been identified, while the positivity rate remains stable compared to the previous day.

Stable, but at a high level. The diagnosis made by the health authorities for more than a week is valid this Saturday, according to data published by the Directorate of Health. As the death toll on Friday officially exceeded the symbolic limit of 300 people, the country noted six new deaths. Which leads to 33 deaths since the beginning of the week. As of November 1, the death toll had risen to 153.

Regarding the new infections, the data of the authorities in Luxembourg show 565 additional cases recorded in the last 24 hours of Analyzed 11,596 tests. Against 535 new infections registered the previous day. The positivity rate for these tests increased from 4.67% to 4.87%.

With these new positive cases, Luxembourg now counts 34,759 detected cases since last March. These numbers are growing exponentially, directly related to a significant increase in screening campaigns. Note that the figures provided by the authorities no longer take into account the positive cases observed among non-residents from 27 August latest

As for hospitalized patients, the situation is increasing somewhat with 165 covid patients in normal care (infected or suspected). And in intensive care, the number of patients suffering from a respiratory infection is reduced by one case, up to 41 persons.

> Germany on Friday crossed the threshold of one million cases of covid-19.


A health professional sorts blood samples for the Covid-19 vaccination study at the Center for Pediatric Infection Studies (CEIP) where pharmaceutical company Johnson, of Johnson & Johnson, develops the 3rd phase of the vaccine study in Cali, Colombia on November 26. , 2020 - The World Health Organization (WHO) has identified 48 "vaccine candidates" in the phase of clinical trials in humans until mid-November, but only 11 in the most advanced phase 3 phase.  The WHO has identified another 164 vaccine projects that are still in the preclinical development phase.  (Photo by Luis ROBAJO / AFP)

In front of the old airport in Tegel, the orange sign of an airline is still starting to “Welcome” the passengers, but thousands of candidates are expected to gather here soon for vaccination against covid-19.


> the latest world report reports nearly 61 million positive cases counted since the beginning of the pandemic. More than 1.4 million patients have died from it.

>> In Brazil, President Airair Bolsonaro has announced that he will not be vaccinated against the coronavirus, but that the government will arrange “immediate” distribution to those who want the vaccine approved by regulators.

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