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Victoria records three new cases

Victoria has recorded three new locally acquired cases of coronavirus on Tuesday as 32,544 Victorians were tested in the past 24 hours. The Department of Health also confirmed one new case in overseas arrivals. There are 38 active COVID-19 cases across the state. It comes as Victoria’s health department revealed it has assessed just 175… Read More »

UK government expresses support for HIV Commission plan to end new HIV cases by 2030

Senior government ministers have backed a plan developed by an independent group, the HIV Commission, to eliminate HIV transmission in England over the next decade. At a launch event this morning, health secretary Matt Hancock committed to reducing new cases by 80% by 2025 and to less than 100 a year by 2030. These goals… Read More »

Covid: 16,000 coronavirus cases missed in daily figures after IT error

A technical glitch which meant nearly 16,000 cases of coronavirus went unreported has delayed efforts to trace contacts of people who tested positive. Public Health England said 15,841 cases between 25 September and 2 October were left out of the daily case figures. They were then added to Saturday’s figure of 12,872 new cases and… Read More »