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Governor Cooper Gets A Flu Shot, Urges Others To Do The Same

Governor Cooper Gets A Flu Shot, Urges Others To Do The Same

One in three parents do not plan to have their children vaccinated for the seasonal flu this year despite the COVID-19 pandemic. "We may see peaks of flu and COVID-19 at the same time, which cou...

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US Senate to battle over Trump's pick for Supreme Court

US Senate to battle over Trump's pick for Supreme Court

Biden repeated his call that the victor of the presidential election should get to appoint the new justice. Mr Trump said he did not know how the judge would vote on the issue if her nomination wa...

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Ontario sets new single-day high with 700 cases of COVID-19

Ontario sets new single-day high with 700 cases of COVID-19

New daily cases nearly touching 500 again in the province, but that number could double by the middle of October unless we crack down now, according to the COVID-19 Modelling Collaborative, a joint ef...

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Friday's COVID-19 Case Numbers Indicate Increase in Cases

Friday's COVID-19 Case Numbers Indicate Increase in Cases

Based on the impact the incidents had on team members, CDC made the decision to halt the program. Adamson said the Houston County Sheriff's Department came to assess the situation in the presence of...

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Seven COVID-19 instances connected to downtown Toronto restaurant

Seven COVID-19 instances connected to downtown Toronto restaurant

As a precaution, the health agency is asking anyone who was there between September 13 and 22 to monitor for COVID-19 symptoms for 14 days after their visit. Everyone is being encouraged to wear a mas...

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Biden, fellow Democrats focus on healthcare in Supreme Court fight

If confirmed, Barrett would help solidify a 6-3 conservative majority at the court. Booker then turned to bash President Donald Trump. Senate Judiciary Chairman Lindsey Graham said that Barrett's ...

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Coronavirus: 3 deaths and 324 new cases confirmed in Ireland

Coronavirus: 3 deaths and 324 new cases confirmed in Ireland

The state Department of Health on Sunday reported 439 new confirmed cases of COVID-19, giving the state 86,269 cases and 2,100 deaths. There is now a total of 34,990 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Ire...

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AstraZeneca pledges 20 mn vaccine doses for Canada

AstraZeneca pledges 20 mn vaccine doses for Canada

A laboratory technician supervises capped vials during filling and packaging tests for the large-scale production and supply of the University of Oxfords COVID-19 vaccine candidate, AZD1222, conducted...

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Trump unveils agenda for health care

Trump unveils agenda for health care

Trump leads Biden by 20 per cent among likely voters who say they have "strong enthusiasm" for their preferred candidate. This statement should shock any patriotic American, whether Democra...

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Citizens stopped from using tap water after detection of brain-eating amoeba

Citizens stopped from using tap water after detection of brain-eating amoeba

Officials believed that the boy was infected with Naegleria fowleri which either entered his body at a splash pad in the city or from a hose in the family home. Laith Alexander. The boy's problem wa...

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Anthony Fauci cautions against covid-19 pandemic fatigue

Anthony Fauci cautions against covid-19 pandemic fatigue

Minnesota reported 1,418 new cases, Montana 343 new cases, South Dakota reported 579 and Wisconsin had 2,902 new cases. Anthony Fauci, the director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectiou...

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England’s app problem fixed so users can now log positive results

England’s app problem fixed so users can now log positive results

Professor Stephen Reicher, a government adviser, said the "extraordinary" weakness pointed to "centralised privatised cronyism" which was undermining the test and trace system. The app uses Bluetooth ...

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UK Reports Most New Coronavirus Cases Since Pandemic Started

UK Reports Most New Coronavirus Cases Since Pandemic Started

All but three deaths were in England, with two in Scotland and one in Wales. In Northern Ireland there is 27 active outbreaks in care homes. Continuing in the sub-50 range for the second day this ...

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COVID-19 spike continues | News

COVID-19 spike continues | News

Since Monday 75 people were tested, according to the report. It is important to note that this figure uses the simple math of taking the number of preliminary new cases for the week and dividing ...

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‘Wrecking ball’ or ‘nothing to fear’? U.S. reacts to Trump’s pick

‘Wrecking ball’ or ‘nothing to fear’? U.S. reacts to Trump’s pick

The slogan appropriates the late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's nickname: The Notorious RBG. Trump's two previous appointments were surrounded by controversy. They'll be united in the...

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Coronavirus continuing to mutate, study finds, as United States cases rise

Coronavirus continuing to mutate, study finds, as United States cases rise

The study analyzed two different strains of COVID-19 taken during the spring and summer. "We have given this virus a lot of chances", he told the Washington Post . Meanwhile, with 90 more people ...

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Toronto orders four businesses closed for breaking coronavirus rules | Dished

Toronto orders four businesses closed for breaking coronavirus rules | Dished

Eileen De Villa. In one instance, a business was also found to serve food buffet-style, which is prohibited by provincial regulations. De Villa says the businesses, who have been uncooperative wit...

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Today there were nine new cases of coronavirus at St Andrews Uni

Today there were nine new cases of coronavirus at St Andrews Uni

Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon confirmed via Twitter that the advice to students to stay away from pubs or hospitality venues completely is "just for this weekend - it's an attempt to stop...

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London added to England's coronavirus watchlist

London added to England's coronavirus watchlist

Khan further said that Johnson was "surprised" when he requested additional measures in London , including a ban on household visits, in their first conversation on Tuesday since May. The head of imm...

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Houston study: More contagious coronavirus strain now dominates

Houston study: More contagious coronavirus strain now dominates

Scientists say that people can be tested for these autoantibodies. But "it's really clear here that we can look at our severe patients and see that there's not going to be a one-size-fits-all kind o...

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2 million people likely to die before Covid-19 vaccine mass release,

2 million people likely to die before Covid-19 vaccine mass release,

Price Action: Novavax shares rose nearly 7.3% to $109.95 in the after-hours session on Thursday after closing the regular session almost 0.9% higher at $102.44. Choo, an emergency medicine physicia...

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MAP: Ontario expands COVID-19 testing to these 53 pharmacies

MAP: Ontario expands COVID-19 testing to these 53 pharmacies

A woman smiles as she sits on a patio at brunch time in Toronto on Saturday, Sept. 12, 2020. 26 at 12:01 a.m., restaurants, bars and other food and drink establishments such as nightclubs are banned...

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NHS COVID-19 App: how to download it and what it does

NHS COVID-19 App: how to download it and what it does

The app, which is almost four months behind schedule, uses Bluetooth to alert users if they cross paths with someone who subsequently tests positive for COVID-19. If you test positive for coronavirus ...

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Virus may have mutated to resist masks

Virus may have mutated to resist masks

With more than 200,000 COVID-related deaths in America, it's clear the virus is sneaky, going around our immune systems like a bike messenger during rush hour. "We found little evidence of a signi...

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How quickly is Britain's Covid-19 outbreak REALLY growing?

How quickly is Britain's Covid-19 outbreak REALLY growing?

Due to a power outage, the latest death figures do not include Scotland, however Nicola Sturgeon earlier confirmed there have been no new coronavirus deaths in the past 24 hours. "We can confirm tha...

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Two charged in deadly COVID-19 outbreak at MA veterans' home

Two charged in deadly COVID-19 outbreak at MA veterans' home

A grand jury on Thursday indicted superintendent Bennett Walsh and David Clinton, the former medical director of the Soldiers' Home in Holyoke, on charges of criminal neglect related to their work at ...

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Pence's plane forced to return to New Hampshire airport after bird strike

Pence's plane forced to return to New Hampshire airport after bird strike

There were no reports of injuries or damage to the plane in the collision. Pence was in New Hampshire for a campaign event in Gilford. She joined a growing number of one-time administration offici...

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United Kingdom report highest ever number of daily COVID-19 cases

United Kingdom report highest ever number of daily COVID-19 cases

Despite the number of new cases, the United Kingdom is still nowhere near a realistic comparison to the peak of April and May, when Imperial College researchers have suggested there were more than 1...

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FDA issues warning about the TikTok ‘Benadryl Challenge’

FDA issues warning about the TikTok ‘Benadryl Challenge’

This viral challenge has been connected with many hospitalizations of participants and one possible death. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued a warning today about people who may be taki...

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United Kingdom to host 'human challenge' trials for COVID-19 vaccines: FT

United Kingdom to host 'human challenge' trials for COVID-19 vaccines: FT

What Happened: The study will enroll up to 100,000 individuals, aged between 18-84 years of age, with and without relevant comorbidities, Novavax said in a statement . Another potential vaccine is...

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Ron Paul Recovering After He Appears to Have Stroke During Livestream Interview

Ron Paul Recovering After He Appears to Have Stroke During Livestream Interview

He is "lucid" and "optimistic", Fox News learned. A tweet posted from his account Friday afternoon showed Paul giving a thumbs up and relaying the message: "I am doing fine. Paul is a former obste...

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Sarnia among locations added for asymptomatic testing at pharmacies

Sarnia among locations added for asymptomatic testing at pharmacies

Starting Saturday, last call at licensed establishments will be 11 p.m. and patrons will need to have stopped consuming alcohol by midnight and the restaurants and bars will be expected to close at mi...

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Florida Governor Lifts Restrictions on Bars, Restaurants, and Stores

Florida Governor Lifts Restrictions on Bars, Restaurants, and Stores

Hospitalizations for COVID-19 statewide are down 76% from the peak, the governor said. The Sunshine State had 2,815 new cases reported today, along with 162 deaths. DeSantis also said that he hopes Na...

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Ontario reports 409 new COVID cases again today

Ontario reports 409 new COVID cases again today

David Williams, including screening people who wish to enter their premises for COVID-19 symptoms. Public Health Ontario has also reported 29 new school-related cases today, with 10 student cases an...

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Endo starts manufacturing Novavax's potential COVID-19 vaccine

Endo starts manufacturing Novavax's potential COVID-19 vaccine

Meanwhile, phase 2 clinical trials of its COVID-19 are underway in South Africa. The project, which reportedly has Imperial College London as its academic leader and will be run by hvivo , will be ...

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