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No new coronavirus deaths in NI for third day in a row

No new coronavirus deaths in NI for third day in a row

Britain on Monday recorded 55 deaths in the coronavirus outbreak in the last 24 hours - the lowest total since March 22, with Scotland now going two days without a fatality. "We need the facility an...

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World Health Organization says symptomless spread is 'rare,' in jolt to coronavirus efforts

World Health Organization says symptomless spread is 'rare,' in jolt to coronavirus efforts

In a bit of news that is a departure from what we have been hearing for months, a high-level official at the World Health Organization has said that asymptomatic carriers of coronavirus are not ...

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Says Asymptomatic Spread of COVID-19 Is 'Very Rare'

The clarification she provided during a World Health Organization social media chat showed many questions remain about whether infected people who don't show symptoms of illness such as fever, dry c...

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Disinfecting Food This Way Could Actually Poison You, CDC Warns

Disinfecting Food This Way Could Actually Poison You, CDC Warns

The survey reveals that respondents are "engaged in nonrecommended high-risk practices with the intent of preventing SARS-CoV-2 transmission". Around 39% of USA adults engaged in high-risk practices...

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Coronavirus situation around the world `worsening`, warns WHO

Coronavirus situation around the world `worsening`, warns WHO

This latest acknowledgement echoes what skeptics of the COVID-19 lockdown policies have been saying for months, to the scorn of politicians and so-called experts who have supported the lockdowns, an...

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Four more coronavirus cases reported in La Salle County Sunday

Four more coronavirus cases reported in La Salle County Sunday

The 658 confirmed cases Monday is the lowest since 461 cases were reported March 30. The health department reported one death Monday, not zero deaths. Oklahoma County continues to lead the state in ...

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Asymptomatic spread of COVID-19 'very rare'

Asymptomatic spread of COVID-19 'very rare'

Speaking at the United Nations health agency's regular coronavirus briefing, the WHO chief said that more than 100,000 new cases a day of coronavirus had been reported on nine of the past ten days. ...

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Global coronavirus death toll surpasses 400,000

Global coronavirus death toll surpasses 400,000

But world health officials have warned that the actual fatality figures are likely higher, since many people who died have not been tested for the virus. Among other precautions, ticket holders must b...

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World Health Organization says virus 'worsening' globally

World Health Organization says virus 'worsening' globally

Van Kerkhove said: " We have a number of reports from countries who are doing very detailed contact tracing". They're following asymptomatic cases. His top emergencies expert , Dr Mike Ryan, said ca...

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Coronavirus: Americans have gargled bleach, applied it to their skin, survey shows

Coronavirus: Americans have gargled bleach, applied it to their skin, survey shows

The bottom line? The survey found that many people did not know how to safely use different cleaning products, even though most said they knew how to properly store and use them. Though public health ...

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Sebastian Bars to Reopen Friday as Florida Begins Phase 2

Sebastian Bars to Reopen Friday as Florida Begins Phase 2

Under the second phase, bars will be able to operate with table service and no barstools, with indoor occupancy at 50 percent and unlimited seating outdoors. Other newly opening businesses include tat...

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Maharashtra to get 10,000 vials of 'anti-viral' drug

Maharashtra to get 10,000 vials of 'anti-viral' drug

The government has been working to assist Gilead "with some of the challenges in its supply chain in terms of raw materials and to speed up the process", said Kadlec, HHS assistant secretary for pre...

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COVID-19 face masks now available to Albertans at select drive-thrus

COVID-19 face masks now available to Albertans at select drive-thrus

According to a government news release Monday, masks have also been given out to municipalities, First Nations communities and Metis settlements that don't have access to a drive-thru and those commun...

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Asymptomatic spread of coronavirus appears to be 'very rare'

Asymptomatic spread of coronavirus appears to be 'very rare'

Demonstrations over the death of black man George Floyd have erupted in the U.S. and Europe, sparked fears of a new COVID-19 spike. The protests are now spreading around the world to Europe, Africa ...

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COVID-19 Cases Continue to Drop

COVID-19 Cases Continue to Drop

Wright County added three cases for a total of 361 cases and two deaths. Dix said B.C. continues to see a "relative flattening of the curve" of new COVID-19 cases but cautioned that new cases in Was...

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W.H.O.: Asymptomatic Coronavirus Spread Is ‘Very Rare’

W.H.O.: Asymptomatic Coronavirus Spread Is ‘Very Rare’

She said the focus should be on identifying and isolating people with COVID-19 symptoms and then tracking down anyone who they have been in contact with so they can quarantine. How Long Do You Have ...

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Bexar County Sees Almost 300 Positive COVID-19 Cases In 3 Days

Bexar County Sees Almost 300 Positive COVID-19 Cases In 3 Days

The Florida Department of Health in Jackson County announced there will be several free COVID-19 testing sites over the next few weeks. 77866 - No new cases reported at this time. A male in his 70s ...

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Barnier says little progress made in post-Brexit talks with UK

Barnier says little progress made in post-Brexit talks with UK

Barnier had been expected to provide some data on how such external factors would affect the rights to catches but sources said that failed to materialise in the last week. "It is especially risky b...

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CrossFit founder apologizes for tweet on Floyd killing after Reebok split

CrossFit founder apologizes for tweet on Floyd killing after Reebok split

Reebok announced to Footwear News on Sunday that it has ended discussions about extending its partnership with CrossFit and will allow its relationship to come to an end this year. My heart is deepl...

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Oxford Biomedica Clinches Manufacturing Deal For AstraZeneca’s Covid-19 Vaccine

Oxford Biomedica Clinches Manufacturing Deal For AstraZeneca’s Covid-19 Vaccine

If the deal comes through, it will be the biggest healthcare sector transaction at a time when both the companies are ahead in the race to develop a vaccine against Covid-19 disease that has infected ...

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AstraZeneca approaches Gilead about potential merger

AstraZeneca approaches Gilead about potential merger

The UK giant first contacted Gilead in May, but terms for a transaction had not yet been specified, Bloomberg said, citing an anonymous source familiar with the communication. The UK-headquartered ...

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What to expect as New York City begins to reopen

What to expect as New York City begins to reopen

The ceremonies must be held outdoors with up to 150 people total in attendance. On Monday, New York City will begin the Phase One reopening process allowing curbside pickup for retail stores and...

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WHO Releases Crucial New Guidance Regarding Masks

WHO Releases Crucial New Guidance Regarding Masks

The use of masks has been a hot topic ever since the pandemic first emerged in China in December. "I can not say this clearly enough: masks alone will not protect you from COVID-19", Tedros told r...

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Reebok & More Drop CrossFit Following CEO's Racism Tweet

Reebok & More Drop CrossFit Following CEO's Racism Tweet

Shortly before Berger's firing, Glassman was quoted as saying : "He needs to take a big dose of "shut the f*** up" and hide out for awhile". He said he had been trying to make a point about lockd...

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Mitt Romney Marches in George Floyd Protest in DC

Mitt Romney Marches in George Floyd Protest in DC

Romney has been a fierce critic of President Trump and was listed among a group of Republicans who have withheld support for the president's reelection campaign. "We must eliminate the problems from...

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Man drives auto into George Floyd protest in Seattle, shoots bystander

Man drives auto into George Floyd protest in Seattle, shoots bystander

The demonstrations in Seattle have been among the largest the city has seen in years. "This is NOT what de-escalation looks like!" A lot of cities reported instances of arson, looting, and violenc...

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Coronavirus: AstraZeneca to begin making potential vaccine

Coronavirus: AstraZeneca to begin making potential vaccine

Instead, we may live with the virus for years before a winning one emerges. The synthetic protein can be purified and rapidly manufactured into a vaccine. AstraZeneca chief executive Pascal Soriot sai...

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New Mexico reports 5 new deaths, 129 additional COVID-19 cases

New Mexico reports 5 new deaths, 129 additional COVID-19 cases

The number of deaths in Brazos County due to COVID-19 remains at 22. Six new cases were confirmed, bringing the total cases there to 4,796. The patients are self-isolating at home and receiving trea...

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12 more cases of COVID-19 in Manatee County and 1,180 statewide

12 more cases of COVID-19 in Manatee County and 1,180 statewide

Monday, June 1 was the first day that the government began reporting probable and confirmed cases under recommendation from the CDC . Of total deaths, 4,077, or 69.2 percent, have occurred in residen...

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Durham girl dies from complications of COVID-19

Durham girl dies from complications of COVID-19

Morales said their parents had tested positive for the herpes virus early a week ago. "It just went down so quickly and I didn't even get to say goodbye to her", said her sister Jennifer Jano Morale...

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Ocasio-Cortez backs Eliot Engel challenger Jamaal Bowman

Ocasio-Cortez backs Eliot Engel challenger Jamaal Bowman

On Wednesday, the Bronx-Queens congresswoman, who goes by her initials, AOC , on social media, used a series of tweets to announce she was endorsing Bowman, 44, a former middle school principal backe...

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Covid 19 coronavirus: NZ's 16th straight day of no new cases

Covid 19 coronavirus: NZ's 16th straight day of no new cases

The Ministry of Health has confirmed for a 15th day in a row that there are no new confirmed Covid-19 cases in New Zealand, and just one active case remains. No-one is now in hospital with the virus, ...

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How Norfolk's dental practices are preparing for reopening

How Norfolk's dental practices are preparing for reopening

BDA chairman Mick Armstrong said: "Anyone expecting dentistry to magically return on Monday will find only a skeleton service". Those practices reopening now face fewer patients and higher costs and w...

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Indigestion drug may help treat mild COVID-19 symptoms, say researchers

Indigestion drug may help treat mild COVID-19 symptoms, say researchers

The impacts were actually experienced within 24 to 48 hrs of taking famotidine, and also a thorough professional test is actually right now necessitated to find if the medication may be a successful p...

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Stearns County Records 15 COVID-19 Death

Stearns County Records 15 COVID-19 Death

Deaths: 2,160 (-14 deaths in 24 hours) The change was likely from a cleanup of the state's data reporting, said Michael Hokanson, public information officer for the North Central Health District. The ...

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