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California takes step back from reopening amid virus surge

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California takes step back from reopening amid virus surge California takes step back from reopening amid virus surge Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain It was a simple family get-together; a wedding gathering. About 30 people went out to dinner. Half came down with the coronavirus. Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti recounted …

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    How virtual reality takes the ‘work’ out of workouts

    How virtual reality takes the ‘work’ out of workouts

    How virtual reality takes the ‘work’ out of workouts How virtual reality takes the ‘work’ out of workouts Credit: Robert Collins, VirZOOM If you want to exercise harder, enjoy it more and feel it less, pull on a VR headset and plug in some upbeat tunes, leading sport scientists say …

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      Britain takes its biggest step yet out of lockdown

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      Britain takes its biggest step yet out of lockdown Britain takes its biggest step yet out of lockdown Credit: CC0 Public Domain Younger children went back to schools in England on Monday and parliament geared up to resume normal service, as the world’s second-worst-hit country in the coronavirus outbreak took …

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        Virus takes toll on mental health of Europe’s medics

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        Virus takes toll on mental health of Europe’s medics Virus takes toll on mental health of Europe’s medics Credit: Petr Kratochvil/public domain Steve, a paramedic in northeast England, contracted the coronavirus two months ago. Then his wife fell ill. Both recovered but throughout they were concerned about passing it on …

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          Nudged by social distancing, teletherapy for children takes off

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          Nudged by social distancing, teletherapy for children takes off Nudged by social distancing, teletherapy for children takes off Credit: CC0 Public Domain Therapists and clients who used to see each other face to face have embraced the power of virtual appointments. At a time when meeting in close quarters is …

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            Europe takes cautious steps to ease virus lockdowns

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            Credit: CC0 Public Domain Germany and other parts of Europe took tentative steps to ease lockdown measures on Monday but officials warned the battle against the coronavirus pandemic was far from over. Some shops reopened in Germany and Denmark and parents dropped their children off at nurseries in Norway as …

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              EU agency takes centre stage in fight against coronavirus

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              Credit: CC0 Public Domain As governments across Europe prepare for a sustained battle against the new coronavirus, a relatively small EU agency is becoming increasingly important. The European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) is on the frontline of the fight against the virus in Europe that has infected …

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                New research takes p*** out of incontinence

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                Credit: CC0 Public Domain Millions of people might eventually be spared the embarrassment and extreme isolation caused by wetting themselves, thanks to new research. One in every five people has a lower urinary tract disorder called overactive bladder which, for some, means not being able to hold in urine, needing …

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                  Built in 10 days, China’s virus hospital takes 1st patients

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                  An isolation unit is seen at the Huoshenshan temporary field hospital in Wuhan in central China’s Hubei Province, Sunday, Feb. 2, 2020. The Philippines on Sunday reported the first death from a new virus outside of China, where authorities delayed the opening of schools in the worst-hit province and tightened …

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