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Capacity restrictions could provide outsized impact, study says

Capacity restrictions at highly trafficked indoor businesses could have an outsized effect on slowing the spread of COVID-19, as well as reducing the economic and racial disparities of the virus, according to a new study. Certain “super-spreader” locations, such as restaurants, gyms and grocery stores, made up just 10% of …

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8 Reasons Covid-19 Coronavirus Could Get Worse With Fall ‘Second Wave’

New York’s Governor Andrew Cuomo announced earlier in the week tough new restrictions in several … [+] areas recording high infection rates to try to ward off a second coronavirus wave. (Photo by ANGELA WEISS/AFP via Getty Images) AFP via Getty Images It wouldn’t technically be a “second wave” since …

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Where Are Coronavirus Cases in Illinois? Map Shows Cases by Zip Code – NBC Chicago

Illinois residents can track coronavirus cases in their neighborhood using ZIP code data from the state’s department of public health. The interactive map below allows residents to track cases by ZIP code and county. Additional information including race demographics, age demographics, gender and total number of people tested is also …

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14 Face Masks, Here Are The Best, Worst For Covid-19 Coronavirus

Face masks and coverings come in many different forms. But are they all the same at preventing the … [+] spread of Covid-19 coronavirus? Here Ashley Haas (L) and Heather Aboff are seen in SoHo, New York City, wearing theirs. (Photo by Gotham/GC Images) GC Images Face masks can be …

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Map Shows Cases by ZIP Code – NBC Chicago

Illinois residents can track coronavirus cases in their neighborhood using ZIP code data from the state’s department of public health. The interactive map below allows residents to track cases by ZIP code and county. Additional information including race demographics, age demographics, gender and total number of people tested is also …

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New Closure Order in Chicago, County Reports First Case – NBC Chicago

(NOTE: Daily press conferences from Gov. J.B. Pritzker and Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot will be streamed live in the player above. Check back for updates.) The rules for bars and restaurants selling alcohol in Chicago are changing. Plus, the only Illinois county to not see a coronavirus case during the …

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Debate Over Returning to School, Task Force Report – NBC Chicago

(NOTE: Daily press conferences from Gov. J.B. Pritzker and Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot will be streamed live in the player above. Check back for updates.) Parents wondering what will happen when the school year begins in the fall aren’t alone. Though Illinois has already released some guidance for state schools, …

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How State Compares to US, Virtual Taste of Chicago – NBC Chicago

(NOTE: Daily press conferences from Gov. J.B. Pritzker and Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot will be streamed live in the player above. Check back for updates.) Major Chicago events are turning virtual as the coronavirus pandemic changes the way the city celebrates summer. But as coronavirus cases surge in some parts …

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