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Rural Midwest hospitals struggling to handle virus surge

Rural Midwest hospitals struggling to handle virus surge

Rural Midwest hospitals struggling to handle virus surge Rural Midwest hospitals struggling to handle virus surge Children scramble for candy during a homecoming parade on Friday Oct. 16, 2020, in Wessington Springs, S.D. The parade had to be postponed due to a coronavirus outbreak that killed five residents of the …

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Milan surge spreading to at-risk populations

Virologist: Milan surge spreading to at-risk populations

Milan surge spreading to at-risk populations Milan surge spreading to at-risk populations Virologist Massimo Galli, director of the Sacco hospital in Milan, answers questions during an interview with the Associated Press, at the Sacco hospital, in Milan, Italy, Thursday, Oct. 15, 2020. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno) Italy has two weeks to …

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Coronavirus cases surge in Europe and Latin America

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Coronavirus cases surge in Europe and Latin America Coronavirus cases surge in Europe and Latin America Credit: CC0 Public Domain Germany and Poland enforced new restrictions to fight the coronavirus Saturday, as the number of cases surged in Europe and breached 10 million in Latin America and the Caribbean. Bars …

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Spanish court rejects lockdown as Europe faces virus surge

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Spanish court rejects lockdown as Europe faces virus surge Spanish court rejects lockdown as Europe faces virus surge Credit: Unsplash/CC0 Public Domain Madrid’s top court struck down virus restrictions on millions in the Spanish capital on Thursday, while France put four more cities on its highest alert as European governments …

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Czech Republic tops record infection surge in Eastern Europe

Czech Republic tops record infection surge in Eastern Europe

Czech Republic tops record infection surge in Eastern Europe Czech Republic tops record infection surge in Eastern Europe Healthcare workers attending to COVID-19 patients in an intensive care unit (ICU) at Na Bulovce hospital in Prague, Czech Republic, Thursday, Oct. 1, 2020. A record surge of new coronavirus infections in …

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Scotland shuts Glasgow, Edinburgh bars as virus cases surge

Scotland shuts Glasgow, Edinburgh bars as virus cases surge

Scotland shuts Glasgow, Edinburgh bars as virus cases surge Scotland shuts Glasgow, Edinburgh bars as virus cases surge A person is tested for COVID-19 at a drive-through testing centre in a car park at Chessington World of Adventures, in Chessington, Greater London, Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2020. Britain recorded 14,542 new …

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Yangon under strain as Myanmar coronavirus cases surge

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Yangon under strain as Myanmar coronavirus cases surge Yangon under strain as Myanmar coronavirus cases surge Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain Myanmar’s biggest city Yangon has rapidly built new quarantine centres as it scrambles to contain the commercial hub’s first significant coronavirus outbreak, with overworked medical staff fearing thousands more cases …

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California virus hospitalizations could surge in next month

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California virus hospitalizations could surge in next month California virus hospitalizations could surge in next month Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain California has begun to see concerning upticks in coronavirus data after a sustained period of decline, the state’s top health official said Friday, urging people to renew efforts to prevent …

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Emergency room experienced a surge in opioid overdoses during pandemic

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Emergency room experienced a surge in opioid overdoses during pandemic Emergency room experienced a surge in opioid overdoses during pandemic Credit: CC0 Public Domain In a paper published Friday by the Journal of the American Medical Association, Virginia Commonwealth University researchers released data showing an alarming surge in opioid-related overdoses …

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