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Many of Philly’s coronavirus cases are in young people. Experts explain why those numbers may be skewed.

Credit: CC0 Public Domain When the coronavirus outbreak took hold in Asia two months ago, Bobby Ku called his parents, who live in Taiwan, every week. Despite the growing number of public health experts warning about the seriousness of COVID-19, Ku, a 33-year-old engineering consultant in Philadelphia, was unconcerned. His …

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Experts offer COVID-19 cleaning, disinfection guidelines

Credit: CC0 Public Domain Cleaning and disinfecting are paramount to preventing COVID-19 contamination from spreading into and throughout one’s household. Texas A&M AgriLife Research—Institute for Infectious Animal Diseases, IIAD, experts offer guidelines for keeping safe. This information was compiled by Sarah Caffey, program manager; Jessica Cargill, assistant director; Heather Simmons, …

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Experts warn pandemic risks accentuating rural-urban health inequities

Credit: CC0 Public Domain The current pandemic risks further accentuating the rural—urban health inequities that exist in New Zealand, University of Otago rural health specialists warn. “District Health Boards must consider and include their rural communities and health services at this time,” Associate Professor Garry Nixon, a rural health specialist …

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