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One in three intubated Covid patients are aged under 60, says official

One in three intubated Covid patients are aged under 60, says official One in three coronavirus patients in ICUs is under the age of 60, according to Vana Papaevangelou, a pediatrician and infectious diseases expert on the committee advising the government on Covid-19 policy.  “No one is invulnerable,” she said on Thursday, noting that in […]

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Greece confirms 18,869 new coronavirus infections on Thursday, 81 deaths; 688 on ventilators

Greece confirms 18,869 new coronavirus infections on Thursday, 81 deaths; 688 on ventilators Greece confirmed 18,869 new coronavirus infections in the last 24 hours, with 70 of these identified at entry points to the country, the National Public Health Organization (EODY) said on Thursday. Since the pandemic began, Greece has confirmed 1,742,363 infections (daily change: […]

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Infant dies from coronavirus in Thessaloniki

Infant dies from coronavirus in Thessaloniki A 52-day-old infant was confirmed to have died at the Ippokrateio Hospital of Thessaloniki on Wednesday due to coronavirus-related complications by Deputy Health Minister Mina Gaga on Thursday. According to the minister, the girl was born on November 30 and was in a bad condition when she was taken […]

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Coronavirus: 18,869 new cases, 81 deaths, and 688 intubations

Coronavirus: 18,869 new cases, 81 deaths, and 688 intubations The daily briefing by Greek health authorities reported 18,869 new coronavirus cases and 81 deaths on Thursday. The National Organization for Public Health (EODY) also stated that there are currently 688 intubated patients in Intensive Care Units across Greece. All three metrics did not show significant […]

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Current public measures against coronavirus extended by a week to Jan. 31

Current public measures against coronavirus extended by a week to Jan. 31 Restrictive measures against the coronavirus currently in effect will be extended by yet another week to Monday, January 31, the Greek Health Ministry announced on Wednesday, following a meeting of the ministry’s committee of health experts. The measures had been put into effect […]

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Greece confirms 20,107 new coronavirus infections on Wed., 88 deaths; 683 on ventilators

Greece confirms 20,107 new coronavirus infections on Wed., 88 deaths; 683 on ventilators Greece confirmed 20,107 new coronavirus infections in the last 24 hours, with 53 of these identified at entry points to the country, the National Public Health Organization (EODY) said on Wednesday. Since the pandemic began, Greece has confirmed 1,723,496 infections (daily change: […]

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Coronavirus Measures Extended in Greece as 20,107 Cases Recorded

Coronavirus Measures Extended in Greece as 20,107 Cases Recorded Evia, Greece. Credit: Greek Reporter Greece announced that a total of 20,107 new coronavirus cases had been diagnosed around the country on Wednesday, while 88 people suffering with the virus had passed away over the past 24 hours. There had been a total of 106 coronavirus-related […]

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Coronavirus: 20,107 new cases, 88 deaths, 683 intubations

Coronavirus: 20,107 new cases, 88 deaths, 683 intubations Greek health authorities announced 20,107 new cases and 88 deaths during their daily briefing on Wednesday. The report by the National Organization for Public Health (EODY) also revealed that there are 683 intubated patients in Greece’s ICUs. Most intubated patients (557 or 81.55%) are either unvaccinated or […]

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Coronavirus – Day of decisions for relaxation or extension of measures – The two scenarios for food service and stadiums

Coronavirus – Day of decisions for relaxation or extension of measures – The two scenarios for food service and stadiums Today is the day of decisions for experts and the government, regarding the possible relaxation or extension of the restrictive measures for the coronavirus, however, the country continues to record dozens of deaths from the […]

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Total of 23,340 Coronavirus Cases Recorded in Greece Tuesday

Total of 23,340 Coronavirus Cases Recorded in Greece Tuesday Athens. Credit: Wikimedia Commons/ Public domain Greece announced that a total of 23,340 new coronavirus cases had been diagnosed around the country on Tuesday, while 106 people suffering with the virus had passed away over the past 24 hours. There had been a total of 101 […]

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Covid-19: 106 new deaths and 673 patients intubated

Covid-19: 106 new deaths and 673 patients intubated Greek health authorities announced 23,340 new coronavirus infections on Tuesday, a jump from the 18,834 reported the previous day. In its daily bulletin, the National Organization for Public Health (EODY) said 106 people died from Covid-19, compared with 101 on Monday, rising the overall fatalities from the […]

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Coronavirus: 18,834 new cases, 101 deaths, 672 intubations

Coronavirus: 18,834 new cases, 101 deaths, 672 intubations Greek health authorities announced 18,834 new coronavirus cases and 101 deaths during their daily briefing on Monday. The National Organization for Public Health (EODY) also revealed that there are currently 672 patients intubated in Greece’s ICUs. Most intubated patients (549 or 81.7%) are either unvaccinated or only […]

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Coronavirus: 10,783 new cases, 95 deaths, 680 intubated

Coronavirus: 10,783 new cases, 95 deaths, 680 intubated Health authorities announced 10,783 new cases of the coronavirus during the 24-hour period ending at 3 p.m. Sunday. The significantly lower number of cases is a usual Sunday occurrence, due to the far lower number of tests. Deaths, however, rose significantly, to 95, from 78 Saturday, while […]

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Coronavirus – As long as the Delta variant is present, the end of the pandemic will be long in coming

Coronavirus – As long as the Delta variant is present, the end of the pandemic will be long in coming Greece is going through the most critical period in its battle with the coronavirus, with the cases showing a slight drop, at the moment when the Omicron variant is sweeping the country, while the health […]

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Greece confirms 17,447 new coronavirus infections on Saturday, 78 deaths; 686 on ventilators

Greece confirms 17,447 new coronavirus infections on Saturday, 78 deaths; 686 on ventilators Greece confirmed 17,447 new coronavirus infections in the last 24 hours, with 64 of these identified at entry points to the country, the National Public Health Organization (EODY) said on Saturday. Since the pandemic began, Greece has confirmed 1,650,088 infections (daily change: […]

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Greece confirms 19,772 new coronavirus infections on Friday, 72 deaths; 679 on ventilators

Greece confirms 19,772 new coronavirus infections on Friday, 72 deaths; 679 on ventilators Greece confirmed 19,772 new coronavirus infections in the last 24 hours, with 65 of these identified at entry points to the country, the National Public Health Organization (EODY) said on Friday. Since the pandemic began, Greece has confirmed 1,632,641 infections (daily change: […]

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Covid: 19,772 new cases, 72 deaths, 679 intubated

Covid: 19,772 new cases, 72 deaths, 679 intubated Health authorities announced 19,772 new coronavirus infections for the 24-hour period ending 3 p.m. Friday, a slight decline on Thursday’s figure of 20,409. The National Organization for Public Health (EODY) also announced 72 deaths, down from 80 on the previous day. There were 679 patients on ventilators, […]

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Greece confirms 20,409 new coronavirus infections on Thur., 80 deaths; 664 on ventilators

Greece confirms 20,409 new coronavirus infections on Thur., 80 deaths; 664 on ventilators Greece confirmed 20,409 new coronavirus infections in the last 24 hours, with 50 of these identified at entry points to the country, the National Public Health Organization (EODY) said on Thursday. Since the pandemic began, Greece has confirmed 1,612,869 infections (daily change: […]

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Coronavirus: 20,409 new cases, 80 deaths, 664 intubations

Coronavirus: 20,409 new cases, 80 deaths, 664 intubations Greek health authorities announced 20,409 new coronavirus cases and 80 deaths on Thursday. The daily briefing by the National Organization for Public Health (EODY) also stated that there are currently 664 intubated patients across Greece. The new cases were identified from 320,259 tests, with a positivity rate […]

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Greece confirms 24,246 new coronavirus infections on Wed., 77 deaths; 670 are intubated

Greece confirms 24,246 new coronavirus infections on Wed., 77 deaths; 670 are intubated Greece confirmed 24,246 new coronavirus infections in the last 24 hours, with 68 of these identified at entry points to the country, the National Public Health Organization (EODY) said on Wednesday. Since the pandemic began, Greece has confirmed 1,592,460 infections (daily change: […]

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24,246 Coronavirus Cases Found in Greece Wednesday

24,246 Coronavirus Cases Found in Greece Wednesday Credit: Greek Reporter Greece announced that a total of 24,246 new Covid-19 cases had been diagnosed around the country on Wednesday, while 77 people suffering with the coronavirus had passed away over the past 24 hours. There had been a total of 80 coronavirus-related deaths in Greece on […]

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Coronavirus: 24,246 new cases, 77 deaths, 670 intubations

Coronavirus: 24,246 new cases, 77 deaths, 670 intubations Greek health authorities announced 24,246 new coronavirus cases and 77 deaths on Wednesday. The daily briefing by the National Organization for Public Health (EODY) also reported 670 intubations in Greece’s ICUs, an increase of 30 on Tuesday’s 640. The new cases of Covid-19 were identified from 350,180 […]

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Greece confirms 32,694 new coronavirus infections on Tuesday, 80 deaths; 640 are intubated

Greece confirms 32,694 new coronavirus infections on Tuesday, 80 deaths; 640 are intubated Greece confirmed 32,694 new coronavirus infections in the last 24 hours, with 63 of these identified at entry points to the country, the National Public Health Organization (EODY) said on Tuesday. Since the pandemic began, Greece has confirmed 1,568,215 infections (daily change: […]

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Coronavirus: 32,694 new cases, 80 deaths, 640 intubations

Coronavirus: 32,694 new cases, 80 deaths, 640 intubations Greek health authorities announced 32,694 new coronavirus cases and 80 deaths on Tuesday. The daily briefing by the National Organization for Public Health (EODY) also stated that 640 patients are currently being treated in ICUs. The new cases were identified from a total of 583,206 tests, a […]

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Greece confirms 27,766 new coronavirus infections on Monday, 85 deaths; 654 intubated

Greece confirms 27,766 new coronavirus infections on Monday, 85 deaths; 654 intubated Greece confirmed 27,766 new coronavirus infections in the last 24 hours, with 85 of these identified at entry points to the country, the National Public Health Organization (EODY) said on Monday. Since the pandemic began, Greece has confirmed 1,535,382 infections (daily change: +1.8 […]

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Authorities announce 27,766 new coronavirus cases and 85 deaths

Authorities announce 27,766 new coronavirus cases and 85 deaths Greek health authorities announced 27,766 new coronavirus cases and 85 deaths on Monday. The daily briefing by the National Organization for Public Health (EODY) also revealed that 654 patients are currently intubated in the country’s ICUs. The new tests were identified from 130,443 tests, a positivity […]

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Health system bolstered as virus spreads

Health system bolstered as virus spreads As the battle against the coronavirus enters what experts are calling its most decisive stage, the Health Ministry is activating an emergency plan for the national health system (ESY) that entails a series of “fortification measures.” Kathimerini understands that in addition to the recruitment of private doctors, the plan […]

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Van Weert brace sinks Panathinaikos at Volos

Van Weert brace sinks Panathinaikos at Volos The Omicron variant of the coronavirus deprived the Super League of five out of its seven games this weekend, but can take nothing away from Volos’ glorious win over Panathinaikos on Sunday. A day earlier OFI drew at home with PAS Giannina. Volos put an end to its […]

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Keeping a cool head

Keeping a cool head The coronavirus pandemic has taken a toll on all of us. Public trust in health experts and state officials has been seriously damaged. That said, we must all – that is, the political class, the media and the public – try to think rationally and keep a cool head. Most scientists […]

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Coronavirus: 18,592 new cases, 66 deaths, 642 intubated

Coronavirus: 18,592 new cases, 66 deaths, 642 intubated New cases of the coronavirus decreased, as usual, Sunday, because of significantly less testing, but deaths and intubations rose slightly, authorities announced. The number of new Covid infections for the 24-hour period ending 3 p.m. Sunday was 18,592 from 37,676 the day before. There were also 66 […]

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