Tag Archives: pace

Virus death toll soars in locked-down Italy as pace slows in China

Virus death toll soars in locked-down Italy as pace slows in China 1

Credit: CC0 Public Domain Locked-down Italy on Tuesday recorded its deadliest day of the novel coronavirus outbreak, with its toll jumping by 168, as airlines halted flights and neighbouring countries clamped down on borders of the worst-hit country outside of China. Chinese leader Xi Jinping meanwhile sought to ease concerns …

Read More »

    Vaping illnesses in US still rising, though at slower pace

    Vaping illnesses in US still rising, though at slower pace 2

    In this Friday, Oct. 4, 2019 photo, a man using an electronic cigarette exhales in Mayfield Heights, Ohio. On Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said 2,172 confirmed and probable vaping-related illnesses have been reported. Cases have occurred in every state but Alaska. Forty-two people …

    Read More »

      US vaping illnesses rise to 1,888 with pace picking up again

      US vaping illnesses rise to 1,888 with pace picking up again 3

      by Carla K. Johnson In this Friday, Oct. 4, 2019 file photo, a woman using an electronic cigarette exhales a puff of smoke in Mayfield Heights, Ohio. On Thursday, Oct. 31, 2019, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said that 1,888 confirmed and probable cases have been reported in …

      Read More »

        Vaping-related illnesses still rising, though at slower pace

        Vaping-related illnesses still rising, though at slower pace 4

        In this Friday, Oct. 4, 2019 photo, a man using an electronic cigarette exhales in Mayfield Heights, Ohio. Vaping-related illnesses in the U.S. are still rising, though at a slightly slower pace. On Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said there have been nearly 1,500 …

        Read More »

          Brand-name drug prices rising at slower pace, lower amounts

          Brand-name drug prices rising at slower pace, lower amounts 5

          by Linda A. Johnson And Nicky Forster In this July 10, 2018, file photo bottles of medicine ride on a belt at a mail-in pharmacy warehouse in Florence, N.J. Drug companies are still raising prices for brand-name prescription medicines, just not as often or by as much as they used …

          Read More »