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French, coronavirus, cases, jump, China, including, nursing, home, tally

French coronavirus cases jump above China’s after including nursing h...

04 April, 2020 9:24 am 9:24 am

PARIS (Reuters) – The number of people who have died from the COVID-19 illness in France jumped by 61% to 6,507 over two days after data from nursing homes were included, and confirmed cases jumped by 44% to 82,165, the health ministry reported on Friday, making France the fifth country to report more cases than … Read More


Florence Nightingale show presents nursing pioneer who told us to wash hand...

03 March, 2020 4:10 pm 4:10 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – Victorian Britain took Florence Nightingale into its heart as the “Lady with the Lamp” who tended wounded soldiers, but a new exhibition shows her as a tough pioneer whose principles on hygiene underpin nursing today as the world battles coronavirus. The show at the Florence Nightingale Museum within London’s St Thomas’ Hospital … Read More