Florida’s Seen a ‘Statistically Significant’ Uptick in Pneumonia Deaths. The CDC Says It’s Likely COVID.

Since the beginning of this year, Florida has experienced an uptick in the number of pneumonia and influenza deaths, according to data from the Centers for Disease and Control. Experts and Trump administration officials responsible for keeping tabs on mortality rates across the country believe that many of those individuals had likely contracted and died…

Pneumonia mortality rates for diabetics worrying amid coronavirus outbreak

A new study shows that while mortality rates for cardiovascular disease and cancer have dropped among diabetics, the same is not true for phneumonia. Photo: ShutterstockStudy in the spotlight following revelations that first coronavirus fatalities in Hong Kong and Guangdong province both suffered from diabetes Experts call for youths to undergo early screening as findings…