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Missy Higgins' dad diagnosed with virus

Missy Higgins' dad diagnosed with virus

On Monday, he went to work at The Toorak Clinic and saw at least 70 patients between then and Friday. Dr Higgins, patients and staff at Melbourne's The Toorak Clinic are now self-isolating, along wi...

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Australia reports 3rd COVID-19 death

Australia reports 3rd COVID-19 death

Mr Higgins said he didn't imagine "for one moment" he had coronavirus . "Most of the cases we have had so far, luckily at this point, have been quite mild, so the symptoms have recovered much quick...

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2 more presumed positive cases of the coronavirus in Montgomery County

2 more presumed positive cases of the coronavirus in Montgomery County

Pennsylvania has confirmed its first two cases of the new coronavirus, one in Wayne County and one in Delaware County, and health officials hoped to track down people who had contact with them, Gov. T...

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Male associated with Bons contracts Covid-19 virus in Cork

Tony Holohan, Chief Medical Officer, said: "Ireland remains in containment phase with just one case of community transmission". Another case has also been detected in the North, bringing the total t...

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Five from a family test positive for coronavirus in Kerala

Five from a family test positive for coronavirus in Kerala

Later, on March 6, two of their relatives, who are also their neighbours, went to a taluk hospital in Pathanamthitta complaining of fever and then told the officials of the three people's travel his...

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Alberta announces more COVID-19 cases; one confirmed, three presumptive

Alberta announces more COVID-19 cases; one confirmed, three presumptive

That said, Hinshaw added the risk of Albertans getting sick from COVID-19 is expected to increase in the coming weeks. She is recovering in isolation still at home. Health officials said a woman in he...

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Coronavirus spreads in Washington as reported deaths hit 16

Coronavirus spreads in Washington as reported deaths hit 16

Life Care of Kirkland spokesman Tim Killian spoke during a press conference held out side the facility. Eleven additional Life Care residents have died in the facility since February 19, but the nur...

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Kamala Harris endorses Joe Biden for president

Kamala Harris endorses Joe Biden for president

Bernie Sanders for president. I really believe in him and I have known him for a long time. Democratic presidential hopeful Sen. Overall, Biden has 664 delegates to Sanders' 573. "Medicare for All ...

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A second LAX screener is among 2 new LA County virus cases

A second LAX screener is among 2 new LA County virus cases

One person died at Seattle's Harborview Medical Center and another died in Snohomish County, according to the report. A 65-year-old man and a 75-year-old man also tested positive Friday, both in Browa...

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Biden pips Warren in MA primary

Biden pips Warren in MA primary

Bloomberg's heavily data-driven campaign watched the former mayor's favourability ratings fall after that debate. Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont , who won the popular vote in Iowa, New Hampshir...

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Coronavirus cases: Biogen workers tested positive after meeting in Boston

No names or hometowns were disclosed. USA drugmaker Biogen Inc said on Friday three of its employees tested positive for the coronavirus after attending a meeting in Boston last week, and that the...

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Five Confirmed Cases Of Covid-19 On Island Of Ireland

Five Confirmed Cases Of Covid-19 On Island Of Ireland

Yesterday also saw a sharp rise in the number of confirmed cases in the United Kingdom which now stands at 87, including a small number of cases suspected to be from community transmissions. The secon...

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Total Infected With Coronavirus In The Republic Rises To 19

The five new cases include a male in the east of the country who travelled from northern Italy, a female in the west of Ireland who came into close contact with a confirmed case, a female healthcare w...

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Maine CDC to begin testing at state lab

There have been no confirmed cases of coronavirus in ME as of Thursday, officials said. A Democratic congressman has condemned the CDC for its "inexplicable" decision to stop publicly disclosing t...

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What we know about the first Californian to die from coronavirus

What we know about the first Californian to die from coronavirus

Kittitas County also said Saturday it has a patient who presumptively tested positive. The first Californian to die from the coronavirus was an elderly person with multiple underlying medical co...

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Nebraska Reports First Coronavirus Case | 1040 WHO

Nebraska Reports First Coronavirus Case | 1040 WHO

The information on the case was given out through a joint phone call news conference with Gov. Pete Ricketts and state officials and medical personnel Friday afternoon. Robert Penn, an infectious dise...

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Presumptive case of coronavirus in Edmonton: province

Officials say this is travel related and he is recovering in isolation at home. The woman had returned from travel on board a Grand Princess cruise ship on February 21, and was self-isolating since ...

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First school closure in Sydney after a student tested positive for coronavirus

NSW Health confirmed two new coronavirus cases overnight - a Ryde Hospital health care worker in her 30s and a woman in her 50s. The health department has carried out almost 7000 tests. More than 70...

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China reports 27 new coronavirus deaths in lowest rise since January

China reports 27 new coronavirus deaths in lowest rise since January

The capital, Beijing , reported four new cases - three of which came from Italy. South Korea on Saturday reported 174 additional coronavirus cases taking the national tally to 6,767, the Korea Ce...

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Pence says USA looking at possibility of coronavirus on another cruise ship

Pence says USA looking at possibility of coronavirus on another cruise ship

Another Princess cruise ship , the Diamond Princess , was quarantined for two weeks in Yokohama, Japan , last month because of the virus, and ultimately about 700 of the 3,700 people aboard became ...

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SpaceX will take more rich space tourists to the International Space Station

SpaceX will take more rich space tourists to the International Space Station

The astronauts on the International Space Station could have some visitors next year. Axios said crew will "live aboard the ISS and experience ... The plan is to offer up to two flights per year f...

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British Columbia declares COVID-19 outbreak at long-term care home

British Columbia declares COVID-19 outbreak at long-term care home

Bonnie Henry said. That woman had contact with the eighth confirmed case in B.C., which also involved travel to Iran, Henry told a news conference in Victoria Tuesday. "They took the opportunity to ...

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47 new coronavirus cases confirmed in United Kingdom total infections stand at 163

47 new coronavirus cases confirmed in United Kingdom total infections stand at 163

Test results confirmed he had COVID-19. According to Professor Chris Whitty, Chief Medical Advisor of the United Kingdom said the woman had been infected with the virus while in Britain and died i...

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Seven New Cases Of Coronavirus In The Republic Of Ireland

As of Saturday, cases in the United Kingdom grew to 209 - the most in one day so far - with 49 diagnoses. Of the 209 infected, 189 are now sick and 17 have recovered. Following the meeting, Mr Varad...

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New case of coronavirus confirmed in Northern Ireland

New case of coronavirus confirmed in Northern Ireland

Like the rest of Europe, Ireland is in the containment phase. "I would again urge everyone to continue doing everything they can to prevent the spread of the virus". Other than the attire being prov...

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Confirmed coronavirus cases in United Kingdom risen to 163

Confirmed coronavirus cases in United Kingdom risen to 163

The statement went on to say that the trust would not be commenting further and asked that everybody "respects the family's privacy". Prof Chris Whitty, the country's chief medical adviser, has said...

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Thirteenth case of coronavirus confirmed in NSW

Thirteenth case of coronavirus confirmed in NSW

NSW Health on Tuesday afternoon said the two most recent cases are women in their 60s who returned to Sydney from South Korea and Japan. The man in his 40s is the second person in Australia diagnose...

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Restrictive coronavirus testing criteria to be relaxed amid widening Washington outbreak

Restrictive coronavirus testing criteria to be relaxed amid widening Washington outbreak

Health officials confirmed two additional deaths on Tuesday, bringing the total number of deaths in the state to nine. He also said wide scale school closures hadn't been ordered because "there are ...

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Florida Santa Rosa County Coronavirus patient dies

Florida Santa Rosa County Coronavirus patient dies

That agency notified Lee Health of the "presumptive positive" test results Friday evening. DeSantis did not identify the patient or say where in the county he lives or where he was traveling. - Th...

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India Bans Exports of Drug Ingredients Amid Coronavirus Concerns

India Bans Exports of Drug Ingredients Amid Coronavirus Concerns

After Delhi reported three positive cases of Coronavirus on Monday, India the world's largest maker of generic drugs restricted the export of common medicines such as paracetamol and 25 other ph...

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Washington state announces new coronavirus death, 15th in U.S.

Washington state announces new coronavirus death, 15th in U.S.

Most of the cases and deaths have been centered in King County, while nearby Snohomish County has one death and several cases. The Seattle area continues to be the hardest hit region in the country ...

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Indonesia Uncovers Two New Coronavirus Cases With Help From Intelligence Agents

Indonesia Uncovers Two New Coronavirus Cases With Help From Intelligence Agents

From this cluster, the Health Agency checked 80 people suspected of having made contact with the first two patients. They were among seven people connected to Case 1 and had mild to moderate flu sym...

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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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