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Deaths in USA surpass 10,000

Deaths in USA surpass 10,000

Surgeon General Vice Admiral Jerome Adams looked at virus trajectories in China and Italy - both considerably ahead of the USA - and told FOX News that the worst is about to come. The death toll jum...

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Canada takes a stance on wearing masks: What you should do

Canada takes a stance on wearing masks: What you should do

And recall that even at their best, cloth masks don't work almost as well as medical ones. Yet, randomised trials done on people in their homes or communities often show little, if any, benefit . The...

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Ontario confirms 379 new cases of coronavirus, 21 more deaths

Ontario confirms 379 new cases of coronavirus, 21 more deaths

Greater Toronto Area public health units account for 51.5 per cent of all cases in the province. The province says 614 COVID-19 patients are hospitalized, with 233 being treated in intensive care un...

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India will allow some exports of anti-malaria drug after Trump appeal

India will allow some exports of anti-malaria drug after Trump appeal

Shipments will be restricted and permission will be on humanitarian ground, they added. " Trump owns $29 to $435 of stock", Cernovich said . Many countries, including the United States , are usin...

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From Covid-19 patient to plasma donor

From Covid-19 patient to plasma donor

In addition to the request for plasma, the Red Cross continues to encourage healthy individuals to schedule and keep blood donation appointments in the weeks ahead to ensure a stable supply throug...

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YouTube will remove false 5G/coronavirus videos

YouTube will remove false 5G/coronavirus videos

Even worse, it seems some people are setting 5G cell towers ablaze in a horribly misguided, risky attempt to end the Coronavirus pandemic . Several users subsequently called for further attacks o...

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YouTube to Remove Videos Claiming Coronavirus Spread with 5G

YouTube to Remove Videos Claiming Coronavirus Spread with 5G

Many also believe 5G is a serious danger to our health, with some fearing the technology pollutes the world with high amounts of radiation. To tackle the misinformation, TheCable published a fact c...

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3M mask deal achieved by emphasizing interdependence of Canada, U.S.: Freeland

3M mask deal achieved by emphasizing interdependence of Canada, U.S.: Freeland

Freeland said the argument about the interwoven nature of the Canadian and American medical supply chains was the one that got through and ultimately changed minds at the White House. As an worldwide ...

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Biden and Trump are working out details for a call about coronavirus

Biden and Trump are working out details for a call about coronavirus

I'd love to speak with him", the president said at his daily briefing. The potential steps toward a call come after Trump was asked about Biden's offer to speak with him at his daily coronavirus pre...

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Michigan Democrat Credits Trump, Malaria Drug for Turnaround

Michigan Democrat Credits Trump, Malaria Drug for Turnaround

More than 900,000 Coloradans could have been infected by the coronavirus by early May if no social distancing measures were taken, according to data released Sunday by the state's COVID-19 Modeling ...

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Donald Trump Stumps Reporters on HHS Inspector General Report

Donald Trump Stumps Reporters on HHS Inspector General Report

Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories . President Trump told the head of the White House Correspondents Association "you will never make it" during an often-combative coronavirus briefi...

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NMC Health releases statement regarding Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank

NMC Health releases statement regarding Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank

Dubai Islamic Bank PJSC shares dropped the maximum allowed after the lender said it has US$541 million (RM2.36 billion) of exposure to NMC Health plc , which could wipe out nearly half of its estima...

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Fewer Severe COVID-19 Cases Seen in U.S. Kids

Relatively few children with COVID-19 ended up in the hospital, and fewer still required intensive care. Among 295 cases with available information on hospitalization and underlying medical conditions...

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Deterioration of Boris Johnson's health is 'deeply concerning'

Deterioration of Boris Johnson's health is 'deeply concerning'

His exact condition remained unclear. Trump said at a White House news conference: "I also want to send best wishes to a very good friend of mine, and a friend to our nation, prime minister Boris J...

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Covid 19 coronavirus: Nurse demonstrates how fast germs spread while wearing gloves

Covid 19 coronavirus: Nurse demonstrates how fast germs spread while wearing gloves

Even though she commended those for wearing gloves, she was shocked by the cross-contamination she witnessed. The paint then transfers to her phone as she pretends to text someone. But then the phon...

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Health Ministry Advises Use of Face Coverings

Health Ministry Advises Use of Face Coverings

And a lot of people are on the wrong track. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recently updated its prevention protocol regarding the spread of COVID-19 to recommend the public start...

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Top Doctor Continues To Monitor COVID-19 Activity

Top Doctor Continues To Monitor COVID-19 Activity

In B.C., provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry stopped short of recommending that all members of the public wear masks, but said they can protect others from droplets in situations where practisi...

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Medical group endorses anti-malarial drug treatment for coronavirus patients

Medical group endorses anti-malarial drug treatment for coronavirus patients

Even interim analyses of data from institutions that are using hydroxychloroquine and chloroquine are inconsistent. The medical group, which was founded in 1905 to combat TB, the ATS has grown to ta...

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Washington Hospitals' Peak Coronavirus Load May Be Behind Us

Washington Hospitals' Peak Coronavirus Load May Be Behind Us

Predicted excess demand for ICU beds has also been revised downward, with an estimated 16,323-bed shortage. (Today is supposed to have the highest daily number, at 18.) By early May, when our stay-at-...

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Ontario sees one-day decline in growth rate of COVID-19 cases

To date, a total of 132 people have died from coronavirus in the province. The backlog in tests waiting to be processed has also virtually disappeared after nearing 11,000 less than two weeks ago ...

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Australian scientists claim anti-parasitic drug can kill coronavirus within 48 hours

Australian scientists claim anti-parasitic drug can kill coronavirus within 48 hours

Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute's Dr Kylie Wagstaff told the Sydney Morning Herald despite seeing some promising results against strains of the virus, Australians should not be encouraged ...

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NH's Epidemiologist and CDC: Wear Cloth Face Covering in Public

Or, you could just wash with soap and iron it for 5 minutes - Keep the mask in a clean, safe place like a thoroughly washed plastic bag. "It's just an added protection". In a statement, public health ...

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4 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Barron County

4 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Barron County

That's the youngest reported death of COVID-19 in Clark County. 6% from that 19% will need an ICU bed. The person ill with the virus is a 51-year-old female Bay County resident. The residences of the ...

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Boris Johnson moved to intensive care with Covid-19

British parliament will be suspended tonight due to concerns about the spread of COVID-19. His Chief Medical Officer, Chris Whitty, recently returned to work after self-isolating with symptoms of the...

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Google Doodle offers tips for lockdown period amid Coronavirus outbreak

Google Doodle offers tips for lockdown period amid Coronavirus outbreak

With the majority of the world in an ongoing medical crisis during the coronavirus outbreak , the most widespread piece of advice to be shared is for as many people to stay home. It is a very well do...

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Ministry: Use face masks to fight spread

For the rest of the public, he said using homemade masks out of cloth, bandanas or scarves "won't hurt" and can act as a shield that reduces the likelihood of being infected or infecting others arou...

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Whatcom County Public Health Officials Recommend Wearing Cloth Masks in Public

Whatcom County Public Health Officials Recommend Wearing Cloth Masks in Public

Covering your face can help slow the spread of the virus by protecting people around you from breathing in your germs. 'Why am I not wearing a face masks now? The proportion of infected people...

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Coronavirus: Prime Minister Boris Johnson Under ‘Intensive Care’ in London Hospital

Coronavirus: Prime Minister Boris Johnson Under ‘Intensive Care’ in London Hospital

Mr Johnson has asked Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab to deputise for him. "This is a precautionary step , as the Prime Minister continues to have persistent symptoms of coronavirus ten days afte...

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China reports increase in Covid-19 cases

China reports increase in Covid-19 cases

Also, on Sunday 78 new asymptomatic COVID-19 cases were reported on the mainland, including 40 imported ones, the NHC said, adding that 1,047 asymptomatic cases were still under medical observation....

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YouTube is on a Mission to Combat COVID-19 5G Conspiracies

YouTube is on a Mission to Combat COVID-19 5G Conspiracies

This week, several mobile towers in the United Kingdom, some of them confirmed to be 5G, were reportedly set alight, as conspiracy theories linking 5G to the coronavirus pandemic continue to circu...

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Boris Johnson admitted to hospital with coronavirus

After self-isolating due to positive coronavirus test results, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been admitted to the hospital for symptoms of COVID-19, according to the Guardian . Downi...

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U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson Admitted to Hospital Amid Coronavirus Battle

U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson Admitted to Hospital Amid Coronavirus Battle

He has been in self-isolation and working from his Downing Street flat since he tested positive for Covid-19 on March 27. Symonds, an advisor at a conservation charity, is pregnant, and is not now...

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American scientists say they’ve found potential COVID-19 cure

American scientists say they’ve found potential COVID-19 cure

Scientists not associated with CoroFlu estimate that over 80 other research groups, many in similar partnerships with vaccine makers, across the world are pursuing vaccines against the coronavirus ...

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Call for social media platforms to act on 5G mast conspiracy theory

Call for social media platforms to act on 5G mast conspiracy theory

Many of those sharing the post are pushing a conspiracy theory falsely claiming that 5G - which is used in mobile phone networks and relies on signals carried by radio waves - is somehow responsible ...

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Coronavirus horror: United Kingdom death toll surges towards 5,000 - latest figures released

Coronavirus horror: United Kingdom death toll surges towards 5,000 - latest figures released

According to figures released on Saturday by the Department of Health and Social Care, a total of 4,313 people have now died in the UK. The number of people testing positive up to 9am on Saturday ...

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