CORONAVIRUS

Spanish health authorities warn about ‘acute’ Covid-19 cases among youths

According to the latest figures, 1,525 coronavirus infections were detected in the last 24 hours

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Rising number of coronavirus cases in Spain sparks concern in Europe

Quarantine measures and travel warnings have been introduced against the country, which now has the fifth-highest incidence of Covid-19 on the continent

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Spain records highest daily rise in coronavirus cases since May 8

Norway will impose a quarantine on travelers and France has asked its citizens not to go to Catalonia

CORONAVIRUS

Coronavirus cases in Spain: 40% under the age of 40 and more than half asymptomatic

The latest report from the Carlos III Health Institute reveals that 49.6% of patients did not know they had been in contact with someone with Covid-19

CORONAVIRUS

Coronavirus incidence in Spain triples in just over two weeks

According to the Health Ministry, there are now more than 200 active outbreaks in the country

CORONAVIRUS

The map of Spain’s coronavirus outbreaks: 40% are linked to family gatherings

Since the beginning of the deescalation process, at least 105 infection clusters have been detected in the country, according to data collated by EL PAÍS

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Catalan premier announces decree to permit coronavirus lockdowns after judge blocks confinement order

A judicial ruling rejected the regional authorities' attempts to order citizens in the Lleida area to stay at home, given the fast-rising number of new infections in several municipalities

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Catalonia may introduce home confinement to contain coronavirus outbreaks in Lleida

The Spanish Health Ministry has said measures should have been taken sooner to control the spread of the virus

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Final round of coronavirus study confirms that 5.2% of Spanish population has antibodies

A total of 10% of healthcare workers tested positive, while police and fire crews also saw higher than average incidences

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Severity of coronavirus cases in Spain falls as infections spread through younger people

The percentage of patients requiring hospitalization has fallen from 25% to 8% in two months, while the average age of those infected has dropped from 60 to around 50

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Experts warn against relaxing safety measures as coronavirus outbreaks spread in Spain

The country recorded its highest number of new daily infections in three weeks, and there is concern an increasingly cavalier attitude towards the pandemic could lead to a second wave

INTERVIEW

Spanish Covid-19 expert: ‘There is more virus circulating now than before the state of alarm’

Margarita del Val, who heads a cross-disciplinary scientific research effort to fight the coronavirus pandemic, offers her views on the possibility of a second wave in Spain, and what to do about it

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Number of coronavirus cases in Spain doubles in 24 hours, but weekly trend remains stable

Health officials also warned of the risk of imported infections, reporting 96 since May 11, 24 of which were detected just between June 3 and 9

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Scandal over Covid-19 deaths at Madrid nursing homes sparks fierce political row

Regional and central government officials have warned of legal consequences after EL PAÍS revealed that internal protocols excluded some coronavirus patients from hospital admission

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75% of new coronavirus cases reported in Madrid and Catalonia

According to the latest data, 84 infections were detected on Tuesday, nearly double the figure from the day before

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Spanish Health Ministry reports 39 coronavirus-related deaths in last week

Official figures put the overall death toll at 27,121, but the government is currently revising the historical series to “guarantee the quality of the information”

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Coronavirus death toll in Spain rises by 283, but only 35 fatalities recorded last week

A change in the reporting method has led to several revisions of the official figures and broken the historical series on the evolution of the outbreak

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Spain deescalating coronavirus measures without testing all suspected cases

According to Health Ministry reports, most of the country moved to Phase 1 even though the primary healthcare services could test less than half of possible Covid-19 patients

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Spanish Health Ministry lowers coronavirus death toll by nearly 2,000

The discrepancy has been attributed to the elimination of duplicate records and the fact that regions had reported suspected Covid-19 fatalities as confirmed cases

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Bidding wars and scammers: The new life of healthcare procurement officials in Spain

The coronavirus crisis has turned an anodyne administrative procedure into a high-pressure job as regional governments scramble to secure medical supplies on the international market

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Face masks in Spain will be compulsory in public spaces where social distancing cannot be respected

The personal protective equipment will need to be worn in closed areas and on the street where a two-meter safe distance against coronavirus contagion is not possible

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Spanish regions stockpiling medical supplies in preparation for new Covid-19 outbreaks

Procurement officials have to report their reserves to the central government as part of the national deescalation plan

CORONAVIRUS

Antibody study shows just 5% of Spaniards have contracted the coronavirus

Preliminary findings of the survey reveal that over 90% of infections have gone undetected by the healthcare system

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Hospital bed numbers will be key requisite for Spain’s deescalation phases

According to orders published today, the government will study applications from each region before a province moves to the next stage

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A practical guide for going out on the Spanish streets from today

After 48 days of quarantine, residents of Spain will from Saturday be able to get out of the house for walks and exercise in the open air, but only observing certain timetables and according to age

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Spain seeks refund for defective coronavirus tests, after replacement kits also prove faulty

The Health Ministry has canceled an entire order of antigen kits from Chinese company Bioeasy, after already sending back a first batch

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Ten of Spain’s regions have detected at least 419,000 posible coronavirus cases

Unlike the 190,000 confirmed patients in Spain so far, these people have not been given tests but present symptoms compatible with Covid-19