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New York logs more than 1,000 daily COVID-19 cases

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New York logs more than 1,000 daily COVID-19 cases New York logs more than 1,000 daily COVID-19 cases Credit: CC0 Public Domain More than 1,000 New Yorkers tested positive for COVID-19 in a single day, marking the first time since June 5 the state has seen a daily number that …

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    Coronavirus could overwhelm France, top doctor warns

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    Coronavirus could overwhelm France, top doctor warns Coronavirus could overwhelm France, top doctor warns Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain France will face a months-long coronavirus epidemic that will overwhelm its health system if something does not change, one of the country’s top medical figures warned Sunday. “The second wave is arriving …

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      Yangon under strain as Myanmar coronavirus cases surge

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      Yangon under strain as Myanmar coronavirus cases surge Yangon under strain as Myanmar coronavirus cases surge Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain Myanmar’s biggest city Yangon has rapidly built new quarantine centres as it scrambles to contain the commercial hub’s first significant coronavirus outbreak, with overworked medical staff fearing thousands more cases …

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        Italy avoids Europe’s dramatic virus uptick, but for how long?

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        Italy avoids Europe’s dramatic virus uptick, but for how long? Italy avoids Europe’s dramatic virus uptick, but for how long? Credit: Unsplash/CC0 Public Domain The first Western country to be struck by the devastating coronavirus pandemic, Italy is today an outlier in Europe with limited new cases compared with neighbours. …

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          SARS-CoV-2 emergence associated with large drop in circulation of other respiratory viruses during first wave

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          SARS-CoV-2 emergence associated with large drop in circulation of other respiratory viruses during first wave SARS-CoV-2 emergence associated with large drop in circulation of other respiratory viruses during first wave A colorized scanning electron micrograph of the SARS-CoV-2 virus. Credit: NIAID Analysis of samples taken to test for respiratory viruses …

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            Shorter time from symptom onset to hospitalization is associated with worse outcome in patients with COVID-19

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            Shorter time from symptom onset to hospitalization is associated with worse outcome in patients with COVID-19 Shorter time from symptom onset to hospitalization is associated with worse outcome in patients with COVID-19 Credit: Unsplash/CC0 Public Domain New research presented at this week’s ESCMID Conference on Coronavirus Disease (ECCVID, held online) …

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              California virus hospitalizations could surge in next month

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              California virus hospitalizations could surge in next month California virus hospitalizations could surge in next month Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain California has begun to see concerning upticks in coronavirus data after a sustained period of decline, the state’s top health official said Friday, urging people to renew efforts to prevent …

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                WHO warns 2 million virus deaths possible, Australia urges vaccine-sharing

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                WHO warns 2 million virus deaths possible, Australia urges vaccine-sharing WHO warns 2 million virus deaths possible, Australia urges vaccine-sharing Coronavirus. Credit: European Centers for Disease Control Coronavirus deaths could more than double to two million without collective action against the pandemic, the World Health Organization has warned, as Australia’s …

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