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Coronavirus: Chinese health experts warn patients can get reinfected...
“The antibodies may not remain for a long time, so there is still a risk that these recovered patients will be infected again,” Zhan said. “They should continue to keep themselves protected.”
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-01-31 21:07 UTC
EPA: Glysophate, ingredient in weed killer Roundup, is safe to use...
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The herbicide glyphosate, an ingredient in the weed killing product Roundup, is safe to use, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said Friday.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-01-31 20:29 UTC
Are packages from coronavirus-hit China safe to handle?...
As the deadly coronavirus continues to spread across the world, you may be wondering: Do imported goods from China pose a health risk?
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-01-31 19:17 UTC
Coronavirus: Delta, American Airlines, United temporarily suspend all flights to China amid outbreak concerns...
United, the largest carrier to U.S. carrier to China, announced Friday that it will suspend flights from Feb. 6 until March 28.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-01-31 19:00 UTC
CDC orders a 14-day coronavirus quarantine for 200 Americans evacuated from Wuhan...
The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has ordered a federal 14-day quarantine for nearly 200 Americans who recently returned from Wuhan, China, the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak. The group — made up of 195 Americans, many of them
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-01-31 18:59 UTC
True China coronavirus cases number could be 10 times official figure: Study...
The true number of coronavirus cases at the epicenter of the outbreak could be 10 times higher than what Chinese officials have reported, according to new research.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-01-31 18:57 UTC
'Do not travel': The US issued its most extreme warning against going to China as the coronavirus continues to spread...
The State Department advises against travel to China after the World Health Organization declared the coronavirus outbreak a public health emergency.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-01-31 03:26 UTC
WHO Declares Coronavirus a Global Health Emergency...
The World Health Organization has declared the coronavirus outbreak that has spread from China to 18 other countries a global health emergency.Thursday's announcement from Geneva means the WHO regards the outbreak as an
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-01-30 21:16 UTC
Virus can be passed on in just 15 minutes...
It's been revealed that it only takes 15 minutes for the deadly coronavirus to pass from one person to another as a ninth person has been diagnosed in Australia.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-01-30 21:16 UTC
CDC confirms person-to-person transmission of Wuhan coronavirus in US...
The newly confirmed case involves the husband of a Chicago resident who had been diagnosed with the Wuhan coronavirus last week.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-01-30 21:15 UTC
Coronavirus: U.S. officer hospitalized in Lithuania in critical condition...
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Though Lithuanian officials take substantial measures to prevent spread of the coronavirus to the country, one person has been diagnosed with the virus: a U.S. officer in Lithuania.
By alpeterson on 2020-01-30 14:04 UTC
Coronavirus cases in China top SARS as evacuations begin...
The number of confirmed cases jumped to 5,974, surpassing the 5,327 in mainland China during the SARS outbreak in 2002-2003.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-01-29 17:03 UTC
WHO Admits Serious Mistake In Risk Assessment Of Coronavirus...
The World Health Organization (WHO) admitted that it has made a mistake in its risk assessment report of the current status of the novel coronavirus. According to the agency, the risk level of the disease is much higher than what was stated in the report.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-01-29 05:40 UTC
FDA to Purell: Stop claiming your hand sanitizers eliminate Ebola & flu...
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The US Food and Drug Administration is giving the maker of Purell products a stern warning: Stop making unproven claims that over-the-counter hand sanitizers help eliminate Ebola, MRSA or the flu.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-01-28 07:13 UTC
Coronavirus cases approach 3,000, death toll jumps above 80: Everything we know...
Nearly 3,000 people have contracted the novel coronavirus, 2019-nCoV, and 81 deaths have been reported.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-01-28 00:07 UTC
'Draconian' travel curbs needed to stop global epidemic of coronavirus, scientists warn...
Governments need to implement 'draconian' travel curbs to stop a mystery coronavirus in China becoming a global epidemic, a team of experts mapping the outbreak said Monday.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-01-28 00:04 UTC
CDC to travelers: Avoid all nonessential travel to China due to coronavirus outbreak...
The expanded travel warning comes as the number of Wuhan Coronavirus cases has expanded. The U.S. State Department also raised its alert level.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-01-28 00:02 UTC
The deadly new coronavirus has reached the US. Here's how to protect yourself...
What started as a mystery virus last month in Wuhan, China, has now killed more than 50 people and infected hundreds more around the world.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-01-27 06:43 UTC
More than 2,000 now infected with coronavirus; 56 dead in China...
The World Health Organization this week stopped short of calling the outbreak a global health emergency.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-01-26 07:14 UTC
Coronavirus outbreak: Video shows dead bodies in halls of China hospital...
Disturbing new video shows dead bodies piling up in the hallways of a hospital in China, as the coronavirus outbreak continues to spiral out of control. The images from inside Red Cross Hospital in Wuhan, the city at the epicenter of the deadly viral outb
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-01-24 20:37 UTC
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