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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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    Can the coronavirus spread through the air?

    Can the coronavirus spread through the air?

    Can the coronavirus spread through the air? Can the coronavirus spread through the air? AP Illustration/Peter Hamlin Can the coronavirus spread through the air? Yes, it’s possible. The World Health Organization recently acknowledged the possibility that COVID-19 might be spread in the air under certain conditions. Recent COVID-19 outbreaks in …

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      Many U.S. homes too cramped to stop COVID-19’s spread

      Many U.S. homes too cramped to stop COVID-19

      Many U.S. homes too cramped to stop COVID-19’s spread Many U.S. homes too cramped to stop COVID-19’s spread (HealthDay)—People with COVID-19 are told to keep their distance from family members to protect them from infection. But a new study finds that one-fifth of U.S. homes are too small for that …

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        Silent spread of virus keeps scientists grasping for clues

        Silent spread of virus keeps scientists grasping for clues

        Silent spread of virus keeps scientists grasping for clues Silent spread of virus keeps scientists grasping for clues by Carla K. Johnson, Matt Sedensky and Candice Choi Jessie Cornwell, a resident of the Ida Culver House Ravenna, right, poses for a photo with the Rev. Jane Pauw, in Seattle on …

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          Trench fever spread by lice is found in Denver

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          Trench fever spread by lice is found in Denver Trench fever spread by lice is found in Denver Credit: CC0 Public Domain Dr. Michelle Barron, medical director of infection prevention and control at UCHealth University of Colorado Hospital, received an unusual call last month from the microbiology lab: confirmation of …

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            WHO sounds alarm at spread of coronavirus in Africa

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            WHO sounds alarm at spread of coronavirus in Africa WHO sounds alarm at spread of coronavirus in Africa Satellite imagery of Africa. Credit: Public Domain The World Health Organization voiced alarm Monday at the spread of COVID-19 in Africa, warning that South Africa’s surging numbers could be a “precursor” for …

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