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Cases of infected pass 24,000 as more human-to-human transmissions recorded outside China...
The rate of increase for new cases discovered is rising but this coronavirus appears less lethal than its viral predecessors.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-02-05 08:45 UTC
23 Eerie Pictures Of Wuhan, China, After Nearly Two Weeks Under Lockdown...
On Jan. 23, the Chinese government locked down the city of Wuhan, where the coronavirus that has infected more than 20,000 people and killed over 420 had been first reported.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-02-04 23:19 UTC
China's Hubei province, epicenter of coronavirus outbreak, reports 65 new deaths on February 4...
The number of deaths in China's central Hubei province from a coronavirus outbreak had risen by 65 to 479 as of Tuesday, Chinese state television reported on Wednesday.'
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-02-04 23:18 UTC
China province reports H5N1 bird flu outbreak...
A city in Hunan province, which boarders Wuhan's Hubei province, has killed thousands of chickens after an H5N1 outbreak.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-02-04 06:19 UTC
Here's where the flu will start to wind down in the U.S. and where it'll pick up...
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Ana Farfan reacts to getting an influenza vaccine shot at Eastfield College in Mesquite, Texas, Thursday, Jan. 23, 2020. (AP Photo/LM Otero) Coronavirus has jumped to the forefront of health concerns as the United States has declared a public health emerg
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-02-03 20:44 UTC
Secondary multiple infections reported in East China...
Cases of one confirmed novel coronavirus patient infecting multiple people have recently been reported in two provinces on the Chinese mainland.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-02-02 21:01 UTC
Can pets spread 2019-nCoV? WHO busts coronavirus myths...
The World Health Organization has said there's no present evidence that pets, such as dogs and cats, can be infected with the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV).
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-02-01 18:40 UTC
Fecal matter of patients tests positive for coronavirus...
Scientists have discovered that fecal samples from patients infected with the novel coronavirus also have tested positive for the virus, meaning it is highly possible that the live virus can exist and spread through contaminated fecal matter.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-02-01 18:39 UTC
Coronavirus Outbreak Size: Scientists Estimate Over 75,000 Infected...
If you've been keeping a close eye on the progress of the coronavirus outbreak over the past month or so, one thing that probably gave you a little peace of mind is the relatively low number ...
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-02-01 01:05 UTC
'There's no doubt': Top US infectious disease doctor says Wuhan coronavirus can spread even when people have no symptoms...
The nation's top infectious disease doctor says a new study published Thursday night shows people can spread the Wuhan coronavirus before symptoms set in.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-02-01 01:03 UTC
Coronavirus prompts first CDC quarantine order in over 50 years: 'We are preparing as if this were the next pandemic'...
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued its first quarantine order in more than five decades in response to the rapid spread of the Wuhan coronavirus, an agency official said Friday. The CDC placed the quarantine order on a group of 195 Amer
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-01-31 21:18 UTC
Coronavirus declared public health emergency in US...
Coronavirus declared public health emergency in U.S.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-01-31 21:17 UTC
Coronavirus: Chinese health experts warn patients can get reinfected...
“The antibodies may not remain for a long time, so there is still a risk that these recovered patients will be infected again,” Zhan said. “They should continue to keep themselves protected.”
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-01-31 21:07 UTC
EPA: Glysophate, ingredient in weed killer Roundup, is safe to use...
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The herbicide glyphosate, an ingredient in the weed killing product Roundup, is safe to use, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said Friday.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-01-31 20:29 UTC
Are packages from coronavirus-hit China safe to handle?...
As the deadly coronavirus continues to spread across the world, you may be wondering: Do imported goods from China pose a health risk?
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-01-31 19:17 UTC
Coronavirus: Delta, American Airlines, United temporarily suspend all flights to China amid outbreak concerns...
United, the largest carrier to U.S. carrier to China, announced Friday that it will suspend flights from Feb. 6 until March 28.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-01-31 19:00 UTC
CDC orders a 14-day coronavirus quarantine for 200 Americans evacuated from Wuhan...
The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has ordered a federal 14-day quarantine for nearly 200 Americans who recently returned from Wuhan, China, the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak. The group — made up of 195 Americans, many of them
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-01-31 18:59 UTC
True China coronavirus cases number could be 10 times official figure: Study...
The true number of coronavirus cases at the epicenter of the outbreak could be 10 times higher than what Chinese officials have reported, according to new research.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-01-31 18:57 UTC
'Do not travel': The US issued its most extreme warning against going to China as the coronavirus continues to spread...
The State Department advises against travel to China after the World Health Organization declared the coronavirus outbreak a public health emergency.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-01-31 03:26 UTC
WHO Declares Coronavirus a Global Health Emergency...
The World Health Organization has declared the coronavirus outbreak that has spread from China to 18 other countries a global health emergency.Thursday's announcement from Geneva means the WHO regards the outbreak as an
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-01-30 21:16 UTC
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