COVID-19 daily round up of Catholic news. 4th February 2021

UK

Coronavirus doctor’s diary: We’re getting self-harming 10-year-olds in A&E

https://bbc.in/3txvmRo

We have to break the suicide taboo’: Figures reveal worrying rise in suspected suicide in Cumbria

https://bit.ly/3rok7sP

The education, physical and mental health of millions of children are being sacrificed at the altar of the slogan “Protect The NHS”, says Julia Hartley-Brewer

https://bit.ly/3cPZT7r

Commonwealth

Alberta gov’t takes citizens to undisclosed COVID isolation facilities after air travel

https://bit.ly/2YMYohR

Europe

Covid has been ‘catastrophic’ for cancer care and ‘a crisis is brewing’ with bowel and breast tumour deaths set to surge in next five years, WHO director warns

http://dailym.ai/3cJuC63

USA

COVID’s Deadly Toll on Youth: A Sharp Rise in Suicides

https://bit.ly/3oSwAU7

YouTube deletes video of Senate hearing on COVID treatment from senator’s channel

https://bit.ly/2YU76e9

Investigation into allegations that the CDC has made a serious mistake over the distribution of COVID vaccines

https://bit.ly/2Oc4uX9

And finally, a Gloria TV cartoon about Pope Francis’ advocacy of the COVID vaccine