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Can I get the coronavirus twice?

Can I get the coronavirus twice?

Can I get the coronavirus twice? Can I get the coronavirus twice? AP Illustration/Peter Hamlin Can I get the coronavirus twice? It seems possible, though how often it happens isn’t known. Researchers in Hong Kong recently reported evidence of a person who got the coronavirus a second time, months after …

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    Swiss group Roche to launch 15-minute coronavirus test

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    Swiss group Roche to launch 15-minute coronavirus test Swiss group Roche to launch 15-minute coronavirus test A colorized scanning electron micrograph of the SARS-CoV-2 virus. Credit: NIAID Swiss pharmaceuticals giant Roche on Tuesday announced it would launch at the end of September a test that detects the novel coronavirus within …

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      Many hospital workers infected with coronavirus don’t show symptoms

      Many hospital workers infected with coronavirus don

      Many hospital workers infected with coronavirus don’t show symptoms Many hospital workers infected with coronavirus don’t show symptoms by E.j. Mundell, Healthday Reporter (HealthDay)—A new study of 13 U.S. medical centers finds that 6% of staff tested positive for prior infection with the new coronavirus, with almost half (44%) having …

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        Chinese bus offers new evidence of airborne coronavirus spread: study

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        Chinese bus offers new evidence of airborne coronavirus spread: study Chinese bus offers new evidence of airborne coronavirus spread: study Image of the ultrastructural morphology exhibited by the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV). Credit: CDC A person on a poorly ventilated Chinese bus infected nearly two dozen other passengers with coronavirus …

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          Children’s commutes to school are complicated by the coronavirus pandemic

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          Children’s commutes to school are complicated by the coronavirus pandemic Children’s commutes to school are complicated by the coronavirus pandemic Starting the school year during the coronavirus pandemic raises many questions, including how children will commute to school. Credit: Shutterstock For many children, September marks a return to school after …

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            US nears 6 million cases of coronavirus

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            US nears 6 million cases of coronavirus US nears 6 million cases of coronavirus Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain The United States neared six million coronavirus cases on Sunday, nearly a quarter of the planet’s total, as nations around the world battle to contain the raging pandemic. Global coronavirus infections soared …

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              Peru extends coronavirus state of emergency

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              Peru extends coronavirus state of emergency Peru extends coronavirus state of emergency Credit: CC0 Public Domain Peru on Friday extended its national emergency until September 30 and prolonged a lockdown in some of the areas worst affected by the coronavirus, the government said. The South American country has one of …

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                France says ‘exponential’ rise in coronavirus cases

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                France says ‘exponential’ rise in coronavirus cases France says ‘exponential’ rise in coronavirus cases Credit: CC0 Public Domain France on Friday said there had been an “exponential” rise in coronavirus cases with more than 7,000 new infections in 24 hours. “The dynamic of the progression of the epidemic is exponential,” …

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                  As the coronavirus upends schools, experts say don’t forget the arts

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                  As the coronavirus upends schools, experts say don’t forget the arts As the coronavirus upends schools, experts say don’t forget the arts Klaus Vedfelt/DigitalVision, Getty Images For some parents and schools, education amid a pandemic will mean a focus on reading, writing and arithmetic. But brain experts say don’t forget …

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