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How did Australia flatten its coronavirus curve? The restrictions diminish as the infection rate continues to decrease

The fact that many Australians are now in such an enviable position would have been inconceivable just a month ago when the nationwide daily infection rate reached three digits. But on Friday, the whole country only reported 16 new cases, a sharp drop from 460 new infections on March 28. Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison said Friday that the National …

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Canada’s coronavirus curve flattens, but there are worrying trends: Top Medical Officer

OTTAWA (Reuters) – Canada’s coronavirus curve is flat, but there are worrying trends, particularly outbreaks in vulnerable indigenous communities, the country’s chief doctor said Thursday. FILE PHOTO: Provincial health workers conduct coronavirus disease (COVID-19) tests on April 27, 2020, in residents of the remote First Nations community in Gull Bay, Ontario, Canada. REUTERS / David Jackson The daily death toll …

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According to Newsom, the California Coronavirus curve bends.

Nearly three weeks after ordering Californians to stay at home, Governor Gavin Newsom said Tuesday that the state’s efforts are slowing the spread of the novel coronavirus and “bending the curve.” “Let me give you a sense of optimism about the curve when you bend in California: it bends but it also stretches,” Newsom said at a press conference. Bending …

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New Zealand doesn’t just smooth its coronavirus curve. It crushes it.

It was only 10 days before there were signs that the approach here – “elimination” rather than “containment” by the United States and other western countries – was working. The number of new cases decreased for two consecutive days, despite an enormous increase in the number of tests. 54 confirmed or probable cases were reported on Tuesday. This means that …

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Corona virus live updates: New York hopes it can “flatten” the curve; Boris Johnson remains in intensive care

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern downgraded the country’s health minister on Tuesday after admitting he violated the country’s national ban to take his family to a beach. Secretary of Health David Clark drove 19 km to a beach outside of Dunedin a few days after the country took measures to prevent the spread of the coronavirus last month. “At …

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The Rutgers-Camden coronavirus tracker indicates that the New Jersey curve is leveling off

New Jersey residents wait in their cars to enter a new Covid-19 transit test facility at Bergen Community College. | Getty Images A new coronavirus tracker created by Sarah Allred, a researcher at Rutgers University-Camden, suggests that the curve of coronavirus-related deaths in New Jersey is flattening. Although the data does not suggest that New Jersey is almost out of …

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Doctors see a flatter curve after 2 weeks of social isolation

A relatively empty Golden Gate Bridge. | AP photo SAN FRANCISCO – Heads of state and doctors are cautiously optimistic that the Bay Area’s early moves to block residents two weeks ago have prevented the number of coronavirus patients from overwhelming the region’s health capacity. Six districts in the Bay Area were the first in the country to use aggressive …

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