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Two more county residents die from COVID-19 complications | Coronavirus

[ad_1] Douglas County is approaching yet another grim milestone in the coronavirus pandemic as the county’s COVID-19 Recovery Team reported the 99th death of a county resident due to the illness. Along with 161 total confirmed and presumptive cases reported Wednesday, the county also announced the deaths of a 71-year-old …

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COVID-19 death toll in Missouri surpasses 10,000 | Coronavirus

[ad_1] That’s more than double the number seen in Missouri over the prior five weeks, when 220 deaths were reported. The prior five-week period saw 207. Missouri reported 3,580 new cases on Thursday. On Wednesday, 4,213 new cases were reported — the third time since July 31 the state surpassed the …

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ICUs full again as COVID-19 cases top 280 | Coronavirus

[ad_1] Intensive care beds at Nacogdoches County hospitals were full again Wednesday with nearly half of them filled with COVID-19 patients as active cases of the disease surpassed 280. All 22 operational ICU beds were filled, and 10 of those patients — 45.5% — have COVID-19, according to the Southeast …

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15 new coronavirus cases reported in Crawford County — COVID-19 report, Aug. 11 | Coronavirus

[ad_1] There were 15 new COVID-19 cases reported in Crawford County Wednesday. According to the Pennsylvania Department of Health, the county has had 7,736 cases since the pandemic began. The county has had 49 new cases over the past seven days. The number of patients hospitalized in the county was at 11, a decrease of …

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What it’s like to be a COVID-19 breakthrough case | coronavirus

[ad_1] The horseradish gave it away. For a couple of days Jen Fox thought she had a cold. She had the sniffles; she was a bit tired. Then her senses of taste and smell disappeared. Her favorite snack is cheese and crackers, often with a slathered-on layer of horseradish. She …

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10 new coronavirus cases, 1 death reported in Crawford County — COVID-19 report, Aug. 10 | Coronavirus

[ad_1] There were 10 new COVID-19 cases reported in Crawford County Tuesday. According to the Pennsylvania Department of Health, the county has had 7,721 cases since the pandemic began. The county has had 43 new cases over the past seven days. The county also had an additional COVID-19 death with the Crawford County Coroner’s office …

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Cholesterol drug reduces coronavirus infection by 70%, new study finds

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[ad_1] A team of researchers is calling for clinical trials among hospitalized COVID-19 patients after finding that a drug used to treat cholesterol reduces coronavirus infection by 70% in lab studies, a new report finds According to the report, findings in the Frontiers in Pharmacology journal published Friday by researchers …

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