Last minute coronavirus | Andalusia adds 88 deaths, 5,000 cases and low hospitalizations

The coronavirus pandemic has left more than 450,000 cases and about 15,000 deaths worldwide during the last day, so it is already close to the 104 million cases worldwide, in addition to more than 2.25 million deaths, according to data collected by Johns Hopkins University, one of the main monitoring agencies for covid-19. The center also calculates that there are 57.7 million people recovered of disease all over the planet.

The United States continues to be the most affected country in total figures, with 26.4 million infections and 446,885 deaths, followed by India, with 10.77 million and 154,596 deaths; and Brazil, with 9.28 million and 226,309 deceased, respectively.

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09:43 – At least four people have died this Thursday due to a fire registered in a hospital for patients infected with the new coronavirus in the Ukrainian city of Zaporiyia (east), as confirmed by the authorities of the European country.

The Ukrainian prosecutor Irina Venediktova has highlighted that the deceased are three patients who they were connected to respirators in the Intensive Care Unit and an anesthetist who cared for people infected with covid-19.

Four killed in a fire at a hospital for coronavirus patients in Ukraine

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09:21 – The four presidents of the AECC in Catalonia have denounced that the covid epidemic "has put aside the cancer patients as one of the health priorities "and that this situation has aggravated" a situation of vulnerability that many of the people affected by cancer already suffered. "

On the occasion of the commemoration this Wednesday of World Cancer Day the presidents of the AECC in the four Catalan provinces, Laureano Molins (Barcelona), Isabel Alejandro Balet (Girona), Eduardo Serrano (Lleida) and Fede Adán (Tarragona), have published a document in which they denounce that "cancer is the same for all, but we are not all the same when faced with cancer".

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09:09 – The German authorities have confirmed this Thursday about 800 deaths from coronavirus during the last 24 hours, with which the European country has already touched 60,000 deaths from covid-19 since the start of the pandemic.

The Robert Koch Institute (RKI), the government entity in charge of infectious disease control, has indicated through its website that during the last day 14,211 cases and 786 deaths have been detected, which places the total at 2,252,001 and 59,742, respectively.

Germany adds about 800 deaths from coronavirus and already close to 60,000

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08:51 – Spain scores this Wednesday a new day of decrease in incidence of the pandemic with an eye on the arrival in the coming days of the third vaccine, that of AstraZeneca, which for now has been ruled out to administer to over 80 years old.

With "all caution" The Minister of Health, Carolina Darias, has asked that the downward trend of this third wave be analyzed, in which Spain has exceeded the 60,000 deaths (60,370) since the pandemic began, and has registered 31,596 new positives for covid, 12,544 in the last 24 hours.

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08:26 – A total of 33 users of a residence of elderly people from Villahermosa (Ciudad Real), as well as four workers, have tested positive for covid-19 in the PRC tests carried out after having received the second dose of the vaccine against the new coronavirus six days ago.

The City Council of this town of just under 2,000 inhabitants located in the region of the field of Montiel has confirmed the 36 positives in covid-19 after the PRC tests carried out this Tuesday at the 'Juan Félix Martínez Moya' center for the elderly, which has 45 places for residents and 20 as a day center.

The City Council of this town of just under 2,000 inhabitants located in the region of Campo de Montiel has confirmed the 36 positives

08:00 – Good Morning! The over 65 years They will be able to pick up from this Thursday in the pharmacies of the region the first of the two FFP2 masks that the Community of Madrid will provide them free of charge and they will have at their disposal the second from February 19.

To collect this highly protective material in more than 2,900 pharmacies of the Community of Madrid, it is only necessary to present at the pharmacy the health card or a identity document (DNI or NIE) of the beneficiary person.