Tag Archives: outbreak

The coronavirus dilemma: Stay at home or carry on during the outbreak? Americans want to sacrifice for others, but can’t agree on what’s right

[ad_1] Please note The Washington Post is providing this story free so that all readers have access to this important information about the coronavirus. For more free stories, sign up for our daily Coronavirus Updates newsletter. At a still-busy lunch spot in Boca Raton, Fla., two groups of older folks …

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Millions of Americans are being told to stay home in fight against COVID-19

[ad_1]   21m ago Australia closes Bondi Beach Officials in Australia have temporarily closed Sydney’s iconic Bondi Beach after crowds ignored the government’s warnings about preventing the spread of the novel coronavirus.  Last week, Australia banned outdoor gatherings of more than 500 people to help fight the spread of COVID-19, which …

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How you can help during the coronavirus outbreak

[ad_1] The coronavirus pandemic has now reached every state in the U.S. In addition to posing numerous public health challenges, the outbreak has prompted mass closures of schools and businesses and is straining resources across the country. Here are some ways to help in your community. How to help nonprofits …

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Oakland County officials confirm 104 total cases of coronavirus (COVID-19)

[ad_1] OAKLAND COUNTY, Mich. – Oakland County officials said there are 104 confirmed cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) in the county as of Thursday afternoon. Oakland County reported the new numbers at around 1:15 p.m. on March 19. The numbers are changing frequently as testing ramps up in the state. Related: …

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This Is How We Beat the Coronavirus

[ad_1] Why does the Imperial College team predict this for the West when things seem to be improving in Asia? Because we are taking different approaches. Asian countries have engaged in suppression; we are only engaging in mitigation. Suppression refers to a campaign to reduce the infectivity of a pandemic, …

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Coronavirus updates from March 17, 2020

[ad_1]   5:02 AM / March 18, 2020 Tom Hanks says he has “the blahs” in isolation Tom Hanks says he feels the “blahs” but has no fever as he and wife Rita Wilson remain in isolation in an Australian residence after being discharged from a hospital following their coronavirus …

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Young Americans warned they’re not “invincible”

[ad_1] President Trump has signed a second, mammoth financial relief package to help Americans weather the coronavirus crisis, as new data on the pandemic brings warnings for younger generations that, while their parents are still most at risk, they’re not “invincible.” The phase-2 relief package approved Wednesday night will provide …

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Coronavirus updates from March 17, 2020

[ad_1]   5:02 AM Tom Hanks says he has “the blahs” in isolation Tom Hanks says he feels the “blahs” but has no fever as he and wife Rita Wilson remain in isolation in an Australian residence after being discharged from a hospital following their coronavirus diagnosis. A representative for …

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Leaders vow to save economies as millions more face lockdown

[ad_1] The federal government is working on a $1 trillion coronavirus stimulus package to try and rescue the U.S. economy from the abyss opened by the coronavirus pandemic. Other major governments have announced similar plans, aimed at keeping businesses afloat as virtually all of their customers are told to stay home to …

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