NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews NSW Health reported today the first known death in NSW linked to the Omicron variant of concern. Health officials report the patient, a man in his 80s from western...

NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Health officials in Harris County, Texas are reporting the first COVID-19 Omicron-variant associated death in the County. The death reported was of a man between the...

NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews United Kingdom Prime Minister Boris Johnson yesterday launched an urgent national appeal calling for people to get jabbed saying “A tidal wave of Omicron is coming”. It...