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Asia Today: South Korea sees 11th day of 3-digit increases

South Korea counted its 11th straight day of triple-digit daily jumps in coronavirus cases after social distancing restrictions were tightened nationwide By The Associated Press August 24, 2020, 7:06 AM 5 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article SEOUL, South Korea — South Korea counted its 11th straight day of triple-digit daily jumps… Read More »

Weekend sees record high coronavirus hospitalizations, cases for these states

The weekend saw several states report record numbers of new coronavirus cases and hospitalizations. Oklahoma saw a jump of 478 new cases on Sunday, a record, raising the state’s number of confirmed cases to 10,515. The death toll stands at 369. According to Dr. Lance Frye, Oklahoma interim state health commissioner, the surge in cases was… Read More »

Hospital chairman of medicine sees encouraging signs on coronavirus vaccine – Fox News

There are encouraging developments toward a vaccine for the new coronavirus being available in the United States by early next winter, New York Medical College Professor Dr. Bob Lahita said Monday. Appearing on Fox News’ special coverage with host Trace Gallagher, Lahita – who is also the chairman of medicine at St. Joseph University Hospital – said that while this… Read More »

UHS sees slowdown in volume growth in Q4

Dive Brief: UHS reported volume growth for both the fourth quarter and full-year 2019 in results late Wednesday. Adjusted admissions at its hospitals increased 2.1% during the quarter and nearly 5% for the full year. Still, analysts pressed for answers on why volumes decelerated from the third to the fourth quarter. Volume at the Pennsylvania-based… Read More »

UK employees suffer ‘appraisal apathy’ as productivity sees sharpest fall in five years

Nearly half (49%) of UK employees are indifferent to – or dread – their performance reviews 1 in 4 UK employees has never had a performance review in their current organisation Nearly half (42%) of UK employees’ performance reviews are still being documented in printed form London, UK – 23 October 2019: Research released today… Read More »

New cancer drug sees disease ‘put to sleep’ instead of chemo and radiotherapy

A pioneering cancer treatment that could stop the disease killing people will be developed at a new £75million British research centre. Instead of blitzing cancerous cells, the new drugs will put tumours to sleep – meaning patients will be able to live with the disease in a similar way to HIV. It is a radical… Read More »