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Vodka Maker: You Can't Use Us For Hand Sanitizer

Vodka Maker: You Can't Use Us For Hand Sanitizer

Tito's Handmade Vodka is 40% alcohol, and therefore does not meet the current recommendation of the CDC '. But if your store is out of stock, don't worry, it's easy to mix up some homemade hand sanit...

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Sydney High School Ordered To Close After Student Tests Positive For Coronavirus

While the number of infections nationwide now stands at 55, Chief Medical Officer Brendan Murphy yesterday said there was still no reason for Australians to panic or drastically alter their day-to-d...

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Tiger Woods withdraws from The Players Championship: Back is 'just not ready'

It was thought Woods could return in this week's Arnold Palmer Invitational - he has won the tournament at Bay Hill eight times - but he delayed his comeback last week and has now made a decision to s...

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Coronavirus: Baby tests positive to virus in Australia

Coronavirus: Baby tests positive to virus in Australia

The infant boy is the son of a 40-year-old woman who tested positive for the disease after travelling to the state from Iran. The second case of coronavirus was recorded in a 58-year-old man who arr...

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Coronavirus outbreak hits another cruise ship

In response to questions from The Maui News, state officials said they can not confirm at this time whether the two Grand Princess cruise ship passengers, who tested positive for COVID-19, interacte...

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Englewood Patient Being Treated For Coronavirus is Second Case in New Jersey

Englewood Patient Being Treated For Coronavirus is Second Case in New Jersey

Ihor Sawczuk, president, Northern Region and chief research officer, Hackensack Meridian Health, said the patient at HUMC is doing well and the team there has taken the proper precautions, working wit...

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First Coronavirus Confirmed In Indiana, State Of Emergency Declared

First Coronavirus Confirmed In Indiana, State Of Emergency Declared

Eric Holcomb and the Indiana State Department of Health announced in a Friday morning press conference. "We can expect to see other cases in IN in the future", she said, though she emphasized that t...

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Pet dog infected with coronavirus at Hong Kong

Pet dog infected with coronavirus at Hong Kong

Pet cats and dogs cannot pass the brand-new coronavirus on people, yet they can test positive for reduced degrees of the virus if they capture it from their proprietors. British scientists said it...

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Trump Says Atlanta Visit Canceled Over Coronavirus Concerns At CDC

Trump Says Atlanta Visit Canceled Over Coronavirus Concerns At CDC

President Donald Trump's trip to the Centers for Disease Control, which was scuttled Friday because of unfounded fears that someone there had contracted the coronavirus, is back on. "We may be going"...

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Senate passes $8.3 billion emergency bill to combat coronavirus

Senate passes $8.3 billion emergency bill to combat coronavirus

Richard Shelby (R-Ala.), unveiled the plan. The bill will fund the development of vaccines, medications to treat the disease and diagnostic tests all while helping state and local governments - an...

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Vatican confirms first case of coronavirus

Vatican confirms first case of coronavirus

The Vatican has confirmed Friday that a patient in its health services has tested positive for COVID-19, making it the Vatican's first case of coronavirus. Bruni said this week that the pope's rec...

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COVID-19, SARS,MERS, Influenza and Other Viral Outbreaks Compared

COVID-19, SARS,MERS, Influenza and Other Viral Outbreaks Compared

No one should face discrimination or mistreatment based on a public health situation. In a letter sent to US Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC ) director Robert Redfield on Monday ...

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Total visitors ban at Our Lady's Hospital in Navan

Total visitors ban at Our Lady's Hospital in Navan

Other hospitals where these restrictions have been implemented include Cork University Hospital, Cork University Maternity Hospital, University Hospital Kerry, South Infirmary Victoria University Hosp...

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United States virus death toll hits 11; feds investigate nursing home

They want anyone who tests negative to be immediately removed from the facility. The victim had underlying health problems, authorities said. CDC official Anne Schuchat said her agency would also su...

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Still No Virginia Cases Of Coronavirus, But State Prepares For Outbreak

There have been no confirmed cases of coronavirus in ME as of Thursday, officials said. For the general American public, who are unlikely to be exposed to this virus at this time, the immediate health...

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High School Closed in Sydney After Teen Tests Positive for Virus

High School Closed in Sydney After Teen Tests Positive for Virus

Addressing the nursing home cases on Wednesday, NSW Health Minister Brad Hazzard said the carer was working on 24 February when she started developing flu-like symptoms. The childcare centre, Bank...

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First Patient In England Dies After Testing Positive For Coronavirus

First Patient In England Dies After Testing Positive For Coronavirus

In a statement released by The Royal Berkshire NHS Trust this evening, the trust stated that an older patient with "underlying health concerns" died after they tested positive for the virus last night...

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Facebook offers free advertising space to fight the coronavirus

Facebook offers free advertising space to fight the coronavirus

Hopefully the steps taken by Facebook will help to ensure that people are only, or at the very least, mostly, seeing accurate coronavirus information on their pages and news feeds moving forward. "Thi...

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First coronavirus death in United Kingdom confirmed - Latest Pharmacy News

First coronavirus death in United Kingdom confirmed - Latest Pharmacy News

The first death in the United Kingdom linked to the coronavirus has occured in Reading. The patient is said to have been infected with the virus in Great Britain , said the country's chief physic...

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Texas Man Tests Positive For Coronavirus In Fort Bend County

Texas Man Tests Positive For Coronavirus In Fort Bend County

A man in his 70s who recently travelled overseas has tested "presumptive positive" for the COVID-19 virus - otherwise known as the Coronavirus - Fort Bend County Health & Human Services officials anno...

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Carrie Underwood consumed less than 800 calories trying to lose weight

Carrie Underwood consumed less than 800 calories trying to lose weight

On the time, she was not doing a lot exercising however was nonetheless actually comfy in her pores and skin - till she joined American Idol! Since then she has been someone who has had her weight d...

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Italy to close schools nationwide to contain virus

Italy to close schools nationwide to contain virus

Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte held a news conference on Wednesday in Rome . A decision will be taken in the next few hours, she added. Italy has borne brunt in Europe of the new virus now sprea...

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Sydney high school shut down after boy tests positive for coronavirus

Sydney high school shut down after boy tests positive for coronavirus

The NSW chief medical officer, Dr Kerry Chant, has warned that more residents could be diagnosed with the virus. "We are now investigating", Dr Chant told reporters in Sydney . Health authorities h...

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Coronavirus Patient Breaks Quarantine in New Hampshire

Health officials said the newly diagnosed person had contact with a Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health employee who was the first person in New Hampshire confirmed to have the virus. DHMC has identified staff...

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China's coronavirus death toll surpasses 3 000

He also quoted renowned respiratory expert Zhong Nanshan as saying that the epidemic first appeared in China but did not necessarily originate from China . The number of infections on the mainland st...

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Vice President Mike Pence to meet with Governor Inslee in Olympia Thursday

Vice President Mike Pence to meet with Governor Inslee in Olympia Thursday

The US does not have enough coronavirus test kits to meet the anticipated demand , Vice President Mike Pence said Thursday, a day after providing a more upbeat assessment of the testing situation. ...

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US Federal Reserve Cuts Interest Rate

US Federal Reserve Cuts Interest Rate

A Government spokesperson said, "Yesterday [March 3], in a move meant to stave off the negative economic effects of the coronavirus on the US economy, the US Federal Reserve cut its benchmark intere...

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Coronavirus: What does 20 seconds of hand washing look like?

Coronavirus: What does 20 seconds of hand washing look like?

In that scenario, almost one in five (18%) women said they don't always wash their hands, compared to almost a third (30-32%) of men - depending on whether they are sitting or standing. The song has f...

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Coronavirus: UK confirms first death in Berkshire

Coronavirus: UK confirms first death in Berkshire

Fourteen Italians, who tested positive for coronavirus and were quarantined at an ITBP facility in Chhawla, have been shifted to the Medanta Hospital in Gurgaon. It is not yet clear where the patient ...

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13th presumptive case of coronavirus confirmed in BC

13th presumptive case of coronavirus confirmed in BC

The woman, who began experiencing symptoms a few days after she arrived in the province this week, is at home in isolation along with her family members, said B.C.'s top medical health officer, Dr....

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World Health Organization chief says COVID-19 epidemic increasingly complex, calling for actions

World Health Organization chief says COVID-19 epidemic increasingly complex, calling for actions

However, there are some important differences between COVID-19 and influenza. By Monday, it appears that the agency had stopped disclosing the figures on the number of people tested and the death toll...

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Novel coronavirus death rate higher than first thought, World Health Organization says

Novel coronavirus death rate higher than first thought, World Health Organization says

The WHO estimated that only this March will require 89 million chinstraps, 76 million gloves and 1.6 million protective glasses. The spread of the virus around the world can still be contained, ...

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Coronavirus: Congressional leaders strike almost $7.8 billion bipartisan emergency funding deal

Coronavirus: Congressional leaders strike almost $7.8 billion bipartisan emergency funding deal

The 415-2 vote came after House Speaker Nancy Pelosi beat a tactical retreat on vaccine price guarantees and followed a debate that lasted only a few minutes. Download the NBC News app for full cove...

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Third case of coronavirus in NZ confirmed by Health Minister

Third case of coronavirus in NZ confirmed by Health Minister

Officials are still waiting for his test results. He said any passenger on any of the three flights could get in touch with Healthline. She does not require hospitalisation. - New Zealand's dedicate...

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Health unit advises public to be prepared for COVID-19

Health unit advises public to be prepared for COVID-19

All of them are people who had recently travelled to Iran or Egypt, or family members of those who had visited the countries. Of the cases in Canada , 18 are in Ontario, eight in B-C, and one is in...

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