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U.S. virus cases may be 10 times higher than data shows

U.S. virus cases may be 10 times higher than data shows

The update was made to the existing two wide categories of older adults and people with underlying medical conditions. "CDC now warns that among adults, the risk increases steadily as you age , a...

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Confirmed COVID-19 cases hit new daily high in US

Though younger, asymptomatic individuals are at lower risk of complications and death from COVID-19, they pose a risk of "unwittingly" transmitting the virus to elders and those with underlying medica...

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Most children and teenagers who contract Covid-19 only experience mild symptoms

Most children and teenagers who contract Covid-19 only experience mild symptoms

However, they say their findings should be taken into consideration when planning for demand on intensive care services as the pandemic progresses. While the elderlies and those with a compromised imm...

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The New York City Marathon Is Officially Canceled Due to the Coronavirus

The New York City Marathon Is Officially Canceled Due to the Coronavirus

The New York Road Runners, after consulting with New York Mayor Bill de Blasio, called off the planned November 1 race, what would have been the 50 edition of the world's largest marathon with mor...

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Coronavirus: US facing 'big problem' as COVID-19 cases surge

Coronavirus: US facing 'big problem' as COVID-19 cases surge

Most customers, she said, were not wearing masks. "We were just getting to where we could pay the bills", she said. Despite the grim news from Texas, Florida and elsewhere, President Donald Trump...

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Abbott Shuts Down Sitting Inside Texas Bars as of Noon Today

Abbott Shuts Down Sitting Inside Texas Bars as of Noon Today

Texas reported a record of practically six, 000 new situations on Thursday as infection numbers are growing in a lot more than 30 states. Arizona Gov. The actions in this executive order are ...

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Surprise birthday party infects 18 Texas family members with COVID-19

Surprise birthday party infects 18 Texas family members with COVID-19

During the party, he said the nephew interacted with seven relatives, who subsequently contracted the virus and spread it to 10 other family members, including two young children. Mr Barbosa, a volunt...

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Coronavirus testing: Anthony Fauci says task force 'seriously considering' new strategy

Coronavirus testing: Anthony Fauci says task force 'seriously considering' new strategy

The method involves testing samples from many people all together, allowing fewer resources to be used among large groups - and those who are infected could be more quickly isolated, the newspaper rep...

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WHO Declares End to Ebola Outbreak in Democratic Republic of the Congo

WHO Declares End to Ebola Outbreak in Democratic Republic of the Congo

Thursday marked the 42nd day the last survivor of the virus tested negative, the CDC said in a news release. The outbreak was declared in Northern Kivu in August 2018. 'This long, complex and hard...

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Florida reports 5,511 new cases of COVID-19, smashing record again

Florida reports 5,511 new cases of COVID-19, smashing record again

There is now one active COVID-19 case in Bureau County and two active cases in Marshall County, according to Laurie Geuther, communicable disease nurse for Bureau, Putnam and Marshall County Health De...

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Minnesota notes five coronavirus deaths

Minnesota notes five coronavirus deaths

This is the first time since April 16th Minnesota has seen a three day stretch of single-digit death totals. By comparison, that's more than the statewide deaths due to influenza for the past six ye...

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Coronavirus infections in Victoria continue to rise with 30 new cases identified

Coronavirus infections in Victoria continue to rise with 30 new cases identified

The state is ramping up testing, with 20,000 carried out in the past 24 hours across hot spots in Melbourne's northern and eastern suburbs. His government is undertaking a testing blitz of 100,000 p...

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CDC: For every coronavirus case reported, 10 likely went unannounced

CDC: For every coronavirus case reported, 10 likely went unannounced

Currently, there are 2.3 million COVID-19 cases reported in the U.S. The CDC's new estimate pushes the actual number of coronavirus cases up to at least 23 million. Texas, Florida and Arizona have eme...

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First volunteer receives Imperial Covid-19 vaccine; Oxford vaccine trial expands overseas

First volunteer receives Imperial Covid-19 vaccine; Oxford vaccine trial expands overseas

Oxford University scientists, who developed the vaccine, also known as AZD1222, are working with AstraZeneca on development and production. Oxford University has already started human trials. If this ...

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Coronavirus vaccine: Chinese company preps late-stage trials in UAE

Coronavirus vaccine: Chinese company preps late-stage trials in UAE

With China's cases declining over the past months, the country looked for other countries where it can test its vaccine. The clinical trial results showed that the vaccination was safe without any ser...

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Asymptomatic COVID-19 Patients also Increase Contamination in the Environment

Asymptomatic COVID-19 Patients also Increase Contamination in the Environment

The IgG antibody is usually more prevalent a few weeks after infection. Data were only available for 27 tests, a small fraction of the over 200 tests on the market. The researchers cautioned against o...

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Apple Modifies App Review Process After Outcry

Apple Modifies App Review Process After Outcry

To get into the store, apps undergo a review process governed by Apple guidelines. But a recent controversy erupted just before the WWDC 2020 when a new email service from BaseCamp founders Hey! was...

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1 new case of COVID-19 in Manitoba's Southern health region

There were no "exposure events" at the school, Henry said. The teacher is the second adult associated with a school to test positive for COVID-19 since in-classroom learning resumed on a voluntary b...

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CrossFit Founder Selling Company

CrossFit Founder Selling Company

CrossFit Inc founder and former chief executive Greg Glassman has made a decision to sell the fitness company to Eric Roza , two weeks after stepping down amid widespread criticism for his tweet on t...

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Oregon County Issues Mask Order that Exempts ‘People of Color’

Oregon County Issues Mask Order that Exempts ‘People of Color’

Commissioners said they agreed to discontinue the public health directive , and asked people to continue to wear face coverings. Meanwhile, north of Lincoln County is Multnomah County, where ther...

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Republican Carly Fiorina Says She's Voting for Biden

Republican Carly Fiorina Says She's Voting for Biden

Pressed if she is voting for Biden, she replied: "I'm not voting for Trump, but it's a binary choice". "Specifics regarding delegation representation on the convention floor will be provided after p...

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WH to Stop Funding 13 COVID-19 Testing Sites

WH to Stop Funding 13 COVID-19 Testing Sites

Reports of the administration's decision came a day after the USA reported 34,700 new cases of the virus - the third-highest single-day increase of new cases since the pandemic began. "They told us ...

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Texas Presses Pause on Reopening - What That Means for Retail

Texas Presses Pause on Reopening - What That Means for Retail

Texas has paused reopening after the state saw a massive spike in coronavirus cases this week. "The last thing we want to do as a state is go backwards and close down businesses ". "We are making s...

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B.C. records 20 new COVID-19 cases, two new deaths

There are 20 new cases of COVID-19 in British Columbia as of Thursday, including 19 confirmed cases and one epidemiologically-linked case. There are 2,869 confirmed cases of the disease in the provi...

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Coronavirus Totals May Be Much, Much Higher: CDC

Coronavirus Totals May Be Much, Much Higher: CDC

Redfield is pictured during a hearing of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce on Tuesday. But, they add that physicians and other healthcare providers need to make sure pregnant women know h...

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DOST supports convalescent plasma study for Covid-19

DOST supports convalescent plasma study for Covid-19

While the studies reviewed by Cochrane showed the antibody tests were better at detecting COVID-19 antibodies in people two or more weeks after their symptoms started, they did not provide clues as to...

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California’s coronavirus positive rate is jumping. Gavin Newsom blames private gatherings

Newsom dismissed concerns that the state had reopened too quickly and said much of the coronavirus' spread has come from small gatherings of family and friends at private homes. Dana Point's cumulat...

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Prince William pays a visit to Oxford's coronavirus vaccine development facilities

Prince William pays a visit to Oxford's coronavirus vaccine development facilities

The University of Witwatersrand is collaborating with the University of Oxford and the Oxford Jenner Institute on the South African trial. According to a new update, a trial led by Prof. Several t...

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About to start trials of an inhaled version of Remdesivir — Gilead Sciences

About to start trials of an inhaled version of Remdesivir — Gilead Sciences

At present, this medicine is available only through hospitals and the government, not at medical stores. Domestic pharma giant Hetero has started delivering the generic version of 20,000 vials of Co...

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Covid-19: Human trial of new vaccine begins in UK

Covid-19: Human trial of new vaccine begins in UK

It will also provide other packaging and labeling, storage and distribution services at its facilities in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to support Moderna's late-stage vaccine trial, which is expected to...

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COVID-19 vaccine: Manufacturers with capacity of 4 billion doses identified

COVID-19 vaccine: Manufacturers with capacity of 4 billion doses identified

The participant is reported to be in good health with no safety concerns after being injected. Around 300 healthy participants are expected to take part in this trial. Production of the vaccine has ...

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COVID-19 cases in Douglas County increase to 105; 23 remain active

The Pacific County Department of Health and Human Services announced that a new positive case of COVID-19 was reported. California is experiencing a rise in COVID-19 cases with both the positivity a...

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Covid death toll nears 15,000; infections touch 4.73 lakh

Covid death toll nears 15,000; infections touch 4.73 lakh

The city's death toll climbed to 3,964, with 20 more patients succumbing to the virus. According to the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), a cumulative total of 73,52,911 samples have been t...

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45 new cases of COVID-19 in Alberta and no additional deaths

45 new cases of COVID-19 in Alberta and no additional deaths

There were no additional deaths anywhere in the province, meaning the virus has claimed the lives of 153 Albertans. Currently, Alberta Health prohibits any visitors to these care homes with the exce...

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64 new cases, 1 death in Douglas County

64 new cases, 1 death in Douglas County

However, the deadliest day for coronavirus cases in Florida was May 4, when 59 deaths were reported, according to the newspaper. The bill, HB 641 Funds for the Operation of Schools , would prov...

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