LIVE COVID-19 – Ricciardi: “We must intervene, otherwise 2022 will be like 2021”. In Lazio recorded 12,345 new positives. Record of infections in England

I am 141.262 the positives of January 1 and are recorded 111 deaths. The swabs carried out are 1.084.295, including rapid tests. The percentage of positives is al 13%. Intensive care increased (+37, total 1,297) and ordinary hospitalizations (+152, total 12,562). As usual, provides you LIVE news about the Coronavirus situation.

09:00 – Walter Ricciardi, scientific advisor to the Minister of Health and professor of Hygiene at the Catholic University, gave an interview to The print. This, an excerpt of his words, reported by SkyTG24: “We risk reliving a film we have already seen: new variants, an increase in infections, an attenuation phase and relative tranquility in summer and then new waves in autumn and winter. It all depends on the political will to tackle the problem, otherwise 2022 will be like 2021 and we will not be able to return to our previous life. If we continue to circulate the virus we are not going towards endemic, but towards a perennial pandemic state: only with a low number of cases can we think of living with a virus. virus reinfects, the same person can become infected several times: if we think we adapt to him, he will punish us “.

08:45 – In Lazio, yesterday they were registered 12.345 new cases on 113,438 swabs. Currently, 82,174 people are in home isolation.

08:30England has registered a new record of daily infections from COVID-19: they are 162.572 the infections found in the last 24 hours. The previous peak – recorded on Friday – was 160,276 new infections.


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