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COVID-19 crisis: WA records fourth coronavirus death

Apr 06, 2020
COVID-19 crisis: WA records fourth coronavirus death

The growing cluster of COVID-19 cases from the Ruby Princess has claimed the life of a West Australian after an 84-year-old man died at Royal Perth Hospital overnight. It is the first WA death linked to the cruise ship but comes after 73-year-old Perth man R...

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Coronavirus: Everything that’s happened in past 24 hours

Apr 06, 2020
Coronavirus: Everything that’s happened in past 24 hours

Australias COVID-19 death toll has risen to 40 after five more deaths were announced today, with the total number of confirmed cases edging closer to 6000.The latest death was recorded in Western Australia after an 84-year-old man, who was a passenger on the...

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Coronavirus: Why the United States is on the brink of catastrophe

Apr 06, 2020
Coronavirus: Why the United States is on the brink of catastrophe

"Right now, things are looking really good," US President Donald Trump said at Sunday's White House coronavirus briefing (local time). "We're starting to see the light at the end of the tunnel." Some would say those words were optimistic. Others might call...

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Read about a new COVID-19 treatment study? It probably won't work

Apr 06, 2020
Read about a new COVID-19 treatment study? It probably won't work

All the studies done on potential COVID-19 treatments so far are far too small to indicate whether a drug might work, experts told The Age. The French study on anti-malaria drug hydroxychloroquine, which is also used to treat arthritis, had just 26 people as...

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'Peak death week' forecast for US, 3000 daily victims expected

Apr 06, 2020
'Peak death week' forecast for US, 3000 daily victims expected

On Monday (Tuesday AEDT) Cuomo said there were signs that the virus may have hit its apex in New York, where 4758 people have died after contracting COVID-19. The latest daily death toll in New York of 599 - while still staggeringly high - was essentially th...

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