Friday, January 22, 2021

New Covid-19 strain may be more lethal, Robert Peston learns

Alarming news! 

The worrying news is that although treatments for Covid-19 have improved, the new strain does seem to be more lethal.

"Four groups - Imperial, LSHTM, PHE and Exeter - have looked at the relationship between people testing positive for the variant vs old strains and the risk of death - that suggests a 1.3-fold increased risk of death.


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