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Coronavirus: Britain becomes fifth country with over 20000 deaths

Coronavirus: Britain becomes fifth country with over 20000 deaths

The death toll reached 20,319 on Saturday, after 813 new hospital deaths were recorded in the UK. At the Downing Street briefing, Home Secretary Priti Patel said: "As the deaths caused by this bad v...

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US Congress passes additional coronavirus bill

US Congress passes additional coronavirus bill

Thursday's House vote would bring the total cost of the four bipartisan bills to respond to various impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic to about $2.5 trillion, according to the Congressional Budget O...

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Confirmed COVID-19 cases rise in Neshoba County

Confirmed COVID-19 cases rise in Neshoba County

The total number of positive CCOVID-19 cases to-date in Cortland County remains at thirty-two (32). Among the new cases, county health officials have not yet identified how many live or work in nurs...

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Five-month-old baby girl of NY firefighter dies from coronavirus

Five-month-old baby girl of NY firefighter dies from coronavirus

Prosper sorrowfully announced in an Instagram post, noting that Jerel was the newest member to the Fire department and FDNY Hispanic Society. Jay-Natalie was tested twice for COVID-19 - once when sh...

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Britain launches COVID-19 vaccine study, latest in race

Britain launches COVID-19 vaccine study, latest in race

Who counts as a key worker and am I eligible to take a coronavirus test? . In a prior statement, Oxford scientists said that the goal is to produce a million doses of the Covid-19 vaccine by Sep...

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Percent of Patients in NYC Placed on Ventilators Died, Study Finds

Percent of Patients in NYC Placed on Ventilators Died, Study Finds

What precautions are you taking during the coronavirus pandemic??? Neurological impairments in COVID-19 patients have been spotted elsewhere. With data being fed to the authorities across the UK...

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Ontario Nears 14000 COVID-19 Cases

Ontario Nears 14000 COVID-19 Cases

Community transmission now accounts for 34.4 per cent of Ontario's total cases. According to data from the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care, there were 68 additional deaths in long-term care ...

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Doctors Report Foot Lesions As New Coronavirus Symptom

Doctors Report Foot Lesions As New Coronavirus Symptom

Around 88% of patients with COVID-19 who were put on a ventilator in a NY hospital system died, according to a new study . Although there are no conclusive studies connecting this rash to COVID-19,...

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Almost all coronavirus patients at Northwell Health had underlying condition

Almost all coronavirus patients at Northwell Health had underlying condition

They looked at electronic health records data from 5,700 people with COVID-19 who had been admitted to hospitals within the Northwell Health system-which now has the largest number of COVID-19 cases...

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President Trump Clarifies Injecting Disinfectant — SARCASTIC QUESTION

President Trump Clarifies Injecting Disinfectant — SARCASTIC QUESTION

For anyone wondering whether "disinfectant injections" are around the corner, the answer is absolutely not. The comments prompted Trump to ask Bryan to "check" for the possibility of injecting disin...

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No Evidence that COVID-19 is Sexually Transmitted

No Evidence that COVID-19 is Sexually Transmitted

Doctors in China have found that seriously ill Covid-19 patients can benefit from infusions of blood plasma from those who have recovered from the disease. Of those treated by his medics, Dr Oxley sai...

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World Health Organization warns against idea of 'immunity passports'

World Health Organization warns against idea of 'immunity passports'

Strict social distancing measures and business closures in NY and elsewhere, while potentially curbing the spread of the virus, have exacted a toll on the United States economy. That theory follows th...

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Trump skips questions at coronavirus briefing after disinfectant debacle

Trump skips questions at coronavirus briefing after disinfectant debacle

When a journalist in the Oval Office pointed out that Trump had turned to experts next to the stage when he first raised the idea on Thursday, the president claimed he was asking those officials "whet...

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Andrew Cuomo’s Letter From Kansas Farmer Will Inspire You to Give Back

Cuomo said the results support the plan to do a regional analysis in developing a reopening strategy for the state. Compared to New York City, the state's testing found lower antibody positives in...

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Hillary Clinton Knocks Trump Disinfectant Comments

Just about every media outlet reported on the remarks as if Trump was advising Americans to ingest disinfectant. "This notion of injecting or ingesting any type of cleansing product into the body is...

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COVID-19: Coquitlam poultry plant closed following positive tests

COVID-19: Coquitlam poultry plant closed following positive tests

Bonnie Henry. As of today, two employees have been confirmed positive at Superior Poultry in Coquitlam, and 35 employees have now been confirmed positive at United Poultry in Vancouver. "We are goin...

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Latest data from UW modelers targets end of May for reopening Washington

Latest data from UW modelers targets end of May for reopening Washington

The model assumes that the US curve will mimic the curve in other countries, without accounting for all the variables such as differences in social distancing policy and different timing for implement...

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"An unimaginable human tragedy" in European retirement homes

Dr. Hans Kluge, who is the agency's Europe director, said a "deeply concerning picture" was emerging that showed the impact on nursing homes of the risky virus, which has killed than 110,000 Europeans...

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FDNY firefighter loses 5-month-old daughter to coronavirus

FDNY firefighter loses 5-month-old daughter to coronavirus

After fighting for nearly a month, Jay-Natalie died on Monday. "She had mommy and daddy wrapped around her little finger and knew it". "She loved music and enjoyed hearing it during bath time and ...

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Two Californians died in February from coronavirus

Two Californians died in February from coronavirus

A seemingly healthy 57-year-old Bay Area woman who "suddenly died" in early February has now become the first known United States death related to coronavirus , the Los Angeles Times reported W...

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Only two donors yet for plasma therapy

Only two donors yet for plasma therapy

Antibodies are thought to work in the immune system by neutralizing the virus and seem to be the key component in recovery. Researchers in the USA are trying to measure the strength of the antibodie...

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Andy Cohen Rants Over Anti-Gay Blood Donation Regulations

Andy Cohen Rants Over Anti-Gay Blood Donation Regulations

This isn't the first time Cohen's talked about politics on his late-night show. After the U.S. Surgeon General called on Americans to donate blood and plasma due to the need brought on by the coron...

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Third coronavirus death at Newmarch House aged care facility in western Sydney

Third coronavirus death at Newmarch House aged care facility in western Sydney

The state's total of confirmed cases remains at 1024 and the state has undertaken more than 90,000 tests. NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian. "We have used this time during restrictions when we have s...

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WHO says novel coronavirus not manipulated or constructed

WHO says novel coronavirus not manipulated or constructed

More than 2.62 million cases have been reported worldwide as deaths have surpassed the 182,000 mark, according to data compiled by the US-based Johns Hopkins University. "But this virus remains extrem...

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Cuomo: Study Suggests 13.9% of New Yorkers Have Had Coronavirus

Cuomo: Study Suggests 13.9% of New Yorkers Have Had Coronavirus

The study will also help scientists get a better idea of how the virus spreads, who is most vulnerable, and how many people may have the virus without ever knowing it. "It's not an accurate total nu...

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US Doctors Say COVID-19 Can Cause Sudden Stroke In Young Adults

US Doctors Say COVID-19 Can Cause Sudden Stroke In Young Adults

Only one out of 30 patients in another study developed conjunctivitis. Perhaps most worryingly, she said that many of those patients showed no other signs of illness, but were eventually confirmed...

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So suffocating Scientists have identified a new complication COVID 19

So suffocating Scientists have identified a new complication COVID 19

Overall, about 20% of the hospitalized COVID-19 patients died. Doctors believe the plasma of patients who have completely recovered from COVID-19 is rich in antibodies that can fight off the virus. ...

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Internet memes react to President Trump's COVID-19 disinfectant claim

Internet memes react to President Trump's COVID-19 disinfectant claim

Bryan said, "The virus dies quickest in sunlight". There's "absolutely no merit" to the idea of injecting disinfectant , CNN Chief Medical Correspondent Dr. According to the US Weather Channe...

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Autopsies Show First US Coronavirus Deaths Occurred in California

Autopsies Show First US Coronavirus Deaths Occurred in California

The truth is -the Times reports- that the first death in California, on February 6, was only 73 days ago and in little more than two months, the USA economy would be paralyzed, almost the entire count...

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ND hospitals treating COVID-19 patients with plasma

ND hospitals treating COVID-19 patients with plasma

Convalescent plasma - which is taken from survivors of an illness that has antibodies for that illness- is being investigated globally as a potential treatment for the novel virus. Once sufficient sa...

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Journalists 'are going nuts' over Trump's recent COVID-19 comments

Journalists 'are going nuts' over Trump's recent COVID-19 comments

In light of the recent spike in cleaning-product related calls to Poison Control under lockdown, the fear that anyone may take this information seriously is such that disinfectant manufacturers su...

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USA coronavirus death toll passes 50,000, twice more than any other country

USA coronavirus death toll passes 50,000, twice more than any other country

The total confirmed cases in the United States is over 870,000. Almost 81,000 people have recovered in the USA, according to the data. The United States is the hardest hit of any country in the wo...

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China To Conduct Trials Of Coronavirus Vaccines In Pakistan

China To Conduct Trials Of Coronavirus Vaccines In Pakistan

Anutin also said that during the vaccine research and trials, Thailand will cooperate with various other countries including China and the United States, which are also now in the process of develop...

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Coronavirus patient study raises questions about whether temperature checks work

Coronavirus patient study raises questions about whether temperature checks work

The study also confirmed that men were more likely to die than women, and no one under the age of 18 had died. The study looked at the electronic health records of 5,700 patients with coronavirus di...

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Four COVID-19 deaths reported in northwestern Alberta

Four COVID-19 deaths reported in northwestern Alberta

Hinshaw said this announcement was to provide clarification for events still waiting to decided whether or not to proceed. AHS is working with the plant to make sure the virus does not spread. In Cl...

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