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Jumbo Mumbai COVID-19 hospital treats thousands

AP PHOTOS: Jumbo Mumbai COVID-19 hospital treats thousands By RAFIQ MAQBOOL May 11, 2021 GMT https://apnews.com/article/mumbai-health-coronavirus-pandemic-708f049262cc520d54b3dee194257ac7 MUMBAI, India (AP) — Inside Mumbai’s BKC jumbo field hospital, a health worker adjusts the oxygen mask of a COVID-19 patient as doctors, nurses and specialists keep a close eye and monitor hundreds of …

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In Argentina, doctors adapt as COVID-19 strains hospitals

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Verónica Verdino, an Argentine doctor, helped a therapist insert a tube into the trachea of a COVID-19 patient during another hectic day in a hospital emergency room. Verdino, 31, has become adept at the delicate procedure during the current outbreak of coronavirus cases that has …

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How to stay safe from coronavirus variants

CNN: What should we do differently now that the B.1.1.7 variant has become dominant in the United States? Dr. Leana Wen: The B.1.1.7 variant is more transmissible than the previous strains, which means we need to be even more cautious. Some activities that we previously thought were low risk — …

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