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Over 17,400 Infected, 362 Dead And 11 Confirmed Cases In US

Over 17,400 Infected, 362 Dead And 11 Confirmed Cases In US

A couple in Central California has been diagnosed with coronavirus, bringing the number of cases in the United States to 11, KTLA reports . The patient is a man who recently traveled to Wuhan, Chi...

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Traveller from Thailand confirmed as South Korea's new virus case

Treated since developing chills and other symptoms from January 25, the woman did not improve until Sunday, the KCDC added in a statement, and was confirmed positive on Tuesday. Chances of contraction...

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Coronavirus still not almost as deadly as the flu

Coronavirus still not almost as deadly as the flu

This brings the death toll to 36 this flu season in Arkansas; one was a pediatric death. Stay home when you are sick. The supplies were sent directly to the Chinese Ministry of Health for use, the...

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Quarantined child in Riverside County hospitalized for observation

The child developed a fever and was taken by ambulance Monday evening "out of an abundance of caution", the county said, to Riverside University Health System-Medical Center for testing and observatio...

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'Currently we are not in a pandemic' because of coronavirus

'Currently we are not in a pandemic' because of coronavirus

President Xi Jinping declared "a people's war of prevention" against the epidemic Tuesday, threatening punishment for anyone deemed to be neglecting their duties as control efforts ramped up. A pandem...

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Trump calls Bernie Sanders a 'communist' in pre-Super Bowl interview

Trump calls Bernie Sanders a 'communist' in pre-Super Bowl interview

Earlier Tuesday at a Rally in New Hampshire, Joe Biden went after Sanders on Medicare for All, saying the plan lack specifics and would never pass Congress. "Now, you could say socialist, but didn't h...

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First coronavirus-positive Malaysian detected in Selangor

First coronavirus-positive Malaysian detected in Selangor

At a press conference earlier, Malaysia's health minister Dzulkefly said the country was contacting Singapore authorities to find out the possible source of the infection by the Malaysian man. Malaysi...

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Australia Confirms 13th Case of Coronavirus in Country

Australia Confirms 13th Case of Coronavirus in Country

The epidemic has also been detected on the high seas. A newly-built hospital in Wuhan, the epicenter of the novel coronavirus outbreak in China, began accepting patients infected with the virus on T...

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World Health Organization urges against China travel bans as coronavirus cases soar past 20,000

The total number of infections in mainland China rose by 3,235 to 20,438, and there were almost 200 cases elsewhere across 24 countries and China's special administrative regions of Hong Kong and Maca...

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Go red for women in honor of American Heart Month

Go red for women in honor of American Heart Month

When people are aware of the risk factors, they are more likely to get their blood pressure checked or eat better to prevent heart disease, Cho said. "One of the things that's really important for u...

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Thai doctor says new drug combination treated coronavirus patient

As doctors scramble to contain the fast-spreading coronavirus , a potent brew of anti-retroviral and flu drugs has emerged as a possible defence against the disease that has killed hundreds. The vi...

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United Nations health agency tackles misinformation over virus outbreak

Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said on Monday that he sees "no reason" for unnecessary interference with global travel and trade during the novel coronavirus outbreak. Such uncertainties ...

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Wuhan coronavirus: Confirmed cases top 20,000 as China marks deadliest day

Hong Kong on Tuesday reported its first death from the illness, a man who had traveled from the mainland city of Wuhan that has been the epicenter of the outbreak. People with severe infections or who...

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United Kingdom advises British to leave China amid coronavirus crisis

The Foreign Office has declined to say how many British nationals in Hubei province have come forward to say they wish to return to the United Kingdom - but the last flights out of Wuhan are expecte...

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39-year-old man first coronavirus patient to die in Hong Kong

39-year-old man first coronavirus patient to die in Hong Kong

This February 1, 2020, photo released by China's Xinhua News Agency, shows construction workers at the site of the Huoshenshan temporary field hospital being built in Wuhan in central China's Hubei ...

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Ian Paterson: Surgeon wounded hundreds amid 'culture of denial'

Ian Paterson: Surgeon wounded hundreds amid 'culture of denial'

The Government is also being asked to introduce reforms, including regulation of insurance protection for patients as a "nationwide safety net". He recommended creating a single list of consultants ...

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Britain tells its citizens to leave China if they can

Britain tells its citizens to leave China if they can

Essential staff, such as those providing consular assistance, would remain. The Department of Health said on Monday that 326 United Kingdom tests for coronavirus have concluded, of which 324 are n...

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First U.S. Coronavirus Patient Leaves Washington Hospital

First U.S. Coronavirus Patient Leaves Washington Hospital

The 35-year-old man thanked his doctors, nurses and other staff at Providence Regional Medical Center in Everett, Washington, about 30 miles (48 kilometers) north of Seattle, according to the statemen...

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Thailand confirms 6 new cases of coronavirus, including 4Thais: health ministry

Thailand confirms 6 new cases of coronavirus, including 4Thais: health ministry

He was the driver of a hired van that took an elderly Chinese woman to Hua Hin, where she was receiving treatment for the infection in hospital and her health was improving. The two others were driver...

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Trump impeachment trial closing arguments: five key takeaways

Trump impeachment trial closing arguments: five key takeaways

The final vote on acquitting or convicting the president is scheduled for Wednesday. Both sides' arguments, coming just two days before Senators will finally vote on whether or not to remove the Pre...

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WRAPUP 1-China virus death toll posts grim record rise, passes 400

There are now 11 confirmed U.S. cases of the viral disease, which originated in Wuhan, China, said Nancy Messonnier, MD, the director of the CDC's National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Di...

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Cocktail of flu, HIV drugs appears to help fight Coronavirus in Thailand

Cocktail of flu, HIV drugs appears to help fight Coronavirus in Thailand

The Thai Ministry of Health is awaiting the full results of the studies to prove what has been discovered. The patient, who is 71 years old tested negative for Coronavirus infection, almost 48 h...

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All Canadians evacuated from flu-hit region will be placed in quarantine

And Canadian forces personnel will be on board the flight from Wuhan, China, to monitor people for suspicious symptoms, Cabinet ministers revealed Monday. She says many have been facing hard condition...

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World Health Organization forecasts 81 pct cancer jump in poorer countries

World Health Organization forecasts 81 pct cancer jump in poorer countries

The burden of cancer types, such as breast cancer and colorectal cancer , associated with overweight and obesity, lower levels of physical activity, and sedentary lifestyles is increasing and these...

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Entrance Poll: Majority of Iowa Democrats simply want to defeat Trump

It is hard to imagine that the Iowa caucuses actually exist in 2020. Democratic 2020 U.S. presidential candidates (L-R) billionaire activist Tom Steyer, Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), former V...

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Results of review of Alberta Health Services to be revealed today

Results of review of Alberta Health Services to be revealed today

The province is spending $20.6 billion on health this year, which is 40 per cent of the provincial operating budget. The report also said that close to half of the 83 hospitals could be reconfigured...

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3 people are being screened for the coronavirus in New York City

3 people are being screened for the coronavirus in New York City

Apparently three people are now being tested for the virus according to ABC 7 and the Department of Health including one patient who is already hospitalized in Queens. As of now, there have been eig...

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Bad news for bacon lovers in meat study

Bad news for bacon lovers in meat study

It also found that eating two servings a week of red meat or processed meat - but not poultry or fish - was associated with a 3 percent higher risk of all causes of death. The researchers are confiden...

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Coronavirus continues to spread, but flu is more serious in US

Coronavirus continues to spread, but flu is more serious in US

It has spread from China's Wuhan Province in infecting more than 17,250 people and killing 361 people there, according to the World Health organization. Don't touch your eyes, nose, and mouth with unw...

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Second person-to-person coronavirus transmission reported in US, CDC says

Some of that may be used to support screening and monitoring returning USA citizens from China who are exempt from the presidential proclamation issued on Friday suspending entry of foreign nationals ...

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