World: Covid-19 "considerable pressure" on the health care system recognizes Boris Johnson

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makes laboratory office Covid for France. The country has a few weeks ahead of the contamination and the pandemic. Prime Minister Boris Johnson must review this week the health restrictions. And he has already made his choice.

From our correspondent in London,

On the move Monday, January 3 in a vaccination center in the north of London, Boris Johnson estimated that between ranging Omicron less likely to cause severe and a population that mostly received the third dose, the country was in a much better situation than the same period last year. "We must continue on the same path as the one we are currently following. We continue to study all the data, of course we continue to monitor everything, but all the measures currently in force is the way forward, "he said.

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Restrictions must be revised this Wednesday, January 5, but clear: it stands with current measures: wearing a mask in public places, pass health, telecommuting, despite pressure because the health system is beginning to suffer from Omicron wave.

Besides Boris Johnson says himself: "I measure the pressure on our hospitals at present. We must recognize it and our health system will experience considerable tension in the coming weeks or more. There is no doubt OMICRON continues to spread across the country. "

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Health System services are beginning to spill across England, and only in the capital where hospitalizations begin to decrease. Several hospitals have declared a state of emergency, facing staff shortages, a problem that also affects the entire public service.

With more than 100,000 infections recorded per day (150,000 yesterday, a record), the number of sick leaves for positive patients and their contacts cases explode.

Transportation operate with reduced hours in some areas, garbage collection is disrupted, and schools are preparing to have to merge classes to keep students in the classroom.

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