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What you need to know about coronavirus on Thursday, March 26

Pharmacy explains why you can't find hand sanitizer

[ad_1] Doctors and health experts in the United States are calling for more ventilators and protective gear, as the country marked its deadliest day Wednesday, reporting 223 deaths. “To think that we’re in New York City and this is happening,” the doctor said, speaking on condition of anonymity. “It’s like …

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Jacinda Ardern hosts coronavirus Facebook Live from her home

[ad_1] Ardern, who apologized for wearing a casual green jumper and explained that she had just put her daughter to bed, said she wanted to “check in with everyone as we prepare to hunker down for a few weeks.” “Excuse the casual attire, it can be a messy business putting …

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Cuba: Coronavirus-hit countries ask for medical help and why the US is opposed

[ad_1] As health care systems around the world are strained to the point of collapse, Cuban health care “brigades” have been invited to assist medical workers in Italy, Venezuela, Nicaragua, Suriname, Jamaica and Grenada. On Tuesday, Cuban officials released video of a field hospital its health care workers had built …

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What you need to know about coronavirus on Tuesday, March 24

Pharmacy explains why you can't find hand sanitizer

[ad_1] While mainland China eases its measures against the virus, controls continue to tighten across the rest of the world. Britons awoke this morning to the most draconian restrictions on public life seen in peacetime — or, in some respects, even in wartime — as the UK became the latest …

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What you need to know about coronavirus on Monday, March 23

Pharmacy explains why you can't find hand sanitizer

[ad_1] With the rescue bill under threat, and US cases climbing, governors are pleading with President Donald Trump to use wartime powers that would push the private sector into increased production of badly needed masks, ventilators and other medical supplies, which states are currently having to compete over. Trump said …

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Coronavirus is bringing a plague of dangerous doomsday predictions

The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse -- War, Strife, Famine and Death -- ride over the Earth, leaving destruction in their wake. The four riders were first envisaged in the Bible's Book of Revelation.

[ad_1] “In around 2020, a severe pneumonia-like illness will spread throughout the globe, attacking the lungs and the bronchial tubes and resisting all known treatments,” it said. “Almost more baffling than the illness itself will be the fact that it will suddenly vanish as quickly as it arrived, attack again …

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Doctors, nurses and other health care workers around the globe fighting coronavirus

[ad_1] One of them is Dr. Nicola Sgarbi, 35, who unknowingly became part of a growing photo trend of health workers coping with this exponential rise in sick patients. Italy has been indicative of the spike in infections. On Saturday, the country had more than 47,000 coronavirus cases and some …

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What you need to know about coronavirus on Thursday, March 19

Pharmacy explains why you can't find hand sanitizer

[ad_1] The milestone will likely be held up as proof that China’s sweeping, top-down efforts to control the virus are working, despite persistent allegations that local officials mishandled the initial outbreak. But the draconian restrictions have exacted a deep toll on the millions of Chinese forced into lockdown, not to …

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March 16 coronavirus news – CNN

[ad_1] A man walks through an unusually empty shopping mall in Kuala Lumpur on Monday. Syaiful Redzuan/AFP/Getty Images Malaysia will impose a nationwide movement control order from Wednesday until the end of the month to combat spread of coronavirus, Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin announced Monday night. The order includes a “comprehensive …

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The world is coming together to fight coronavirus. It can do the same for the climate crisis

[ad_1] Yet only one crisis has inspired widespread, drastic action from countries across the globe. Coronavirus is proving that it is possible to make dramatic changes and economic sacrifices to save lives. For decades, scientists have been demanding that climate crisis be taken this seriously. But despite numerous international agreements, …

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