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UK puts lockdown-easing on hold as virus spread accelerates

UK puts lockdown-easing on hold as virus spread accelerates

UK puts lockdown-easing on hold as virus spread accelerates UK puts lockdown-easing on hold as virus spread accelerates A Muslim man uses hand sanitizer at the Bradford Grand Mosque as Muslims gathered for Eid al-Adha prayers, in Bradford, West Yorkshire, England, Friday July 31, 2020. Britain’s health secretary has defended …

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    Uncertainty as Spain puts virus death toll ‘on hold’

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    Uncertainty as Spain puts virus death toll ‘on hold’ Uncertainty as Spain puts virus death toll ‘on hold’ Credit: CC0 Public Domain For days now, Spain’s daily coronavirus death toll has been on hold, generating widespread uncertainty about the real state of the epidemic that has claimed more than 27,000 …

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      Smoking only in early pregnancy still puts baby at risk

      Smoking only in early pregnancy still puts baby at risk

      Smoking only in early pregnancy still puts baby at risk Smoking only in early pregnancy still puts baby at risk (HealthDay)—While quitting smoking during the first trimester slightly decreases the risk for low birth weight in newborns, any duration of maternal smoking during pregnancy is associated with low birth weight …

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        Pandemic puts health care workers’ mental health on the line

        Pandemic puts health care workers' mental health on the line 1

        zoranm/E+, Getty Images Doctors and nurses are trained to deal with life-and-death situations, to be calm in the face of crisis. But whether it’s in hard-hit New York or places where COVID-19 has yet to surge, medical workers say the pandemic is straining their mental health like nothing before. “The …

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          Expert puts grim COVID-19 projections into perspective

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          Credit: CC0 Public Domain This week, Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation’s leading infectious diseases expert, shared sobering estimates that COVID-19 could kill 100,000 to 240,000 Americans. Top government scientists warn that the death toll could be even higher if Americans don’t follow the strict guidelines put in place to slow …

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            ‘Super-spreader’ guru puts Indian villages on high alert

            'Super-spreader' guru puts Indian villages on high alert 3

            At least 15,000 people who may have caught the coronavirus from a ‘super-spreader’ guru are under strict quarantine in northern India after the Sikh religious leader died of COVID-19. The 70-year-old guru, Baldev Singh, had returned from a trip to Europe’s virus epicentre Italy and Germany when he went preaching …

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              COVID-19 pandemic puts children with disabilities at significant risk

              COVID-19 pandemic puts children with disabilities at significant risk 4

              Credit: CC0 Public Domain Health officials around the world agree that the vast majority of children have avoided the global scourge of COVID-19. But the pandemic’s social and economic consequences have already begun to affect the most vulnerable children, those with disabilities. A University at Buffalo pediatrician who specializes in …

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