• Coronavirus infection rates, cases and deaths for all parts of Wales on Friday, December 3

    1 month ago - By Wales online

    The seven-day infection rate has risen but there remain no cases of the new Omicron variant in Wales
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  • WHO: Most Omicron cases are 'mild' or symptomless and existing vaccines should provide protection

    WHO: Most Omicron cases are 'mild' or symptomless and existing vaccines should provide protection

    1 month ago - By Daily Mail

    A World Health Organization official said early evidence suggests most people who become infected with the strain, which may have emerged in Botswana, only suffer 'mild' symptoms.
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  • Omicron variant is 'at least 2.4x more likely to re-infect people'

    Omicron variant is 'at least 2.4x more likely to re-infect people'

    1 month ago - By Daily Mail

    Scientists from the Stellenbosch University, near Cape Town, said the findings suggest Omicron is able to evade protection people have from a previous infection, unlike the Beta and Delta strains.
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