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TDH: 83 new COVID-19 cases reported in Northeast Tennessee

TDH: 83 new COVID-19 cases reported in Northeast Tennessee - WCYB

Sacramento County’s COVID-19 death toll at 12 this week as state nears 7,000 dead

Sacramento County’s COVID-19 death toll at 12 this week as state nears 7,000 dead - Sacramento Bee

Coronavirus: could it be burning out after 20 percent of a population is infected?

More than half a million people have died from COVID-19 globally. It is a major tragedy, but perhaps not on the scale some initially feared. And there are finally signs that the pandemic is shuddering in places as if its engine is running out of fuel. This has encouraged many governments to relinquish lockdowns and…

Almost 470 kids have tested positive for coronavirus in Manatee County, state says

Almost 470 kids have tested positive for coronavirus in Manatee County, state says - Bradenton Herald

184 coronavirus (COVID-19) cases now linked to outbreak at East Lansing bar

143 of 185 infected people were customers at Harper's Restaurant and Brew Pub East Lansing COVID-19 outbreak: Cases tied to bar continue to rise EAST LANSING, Mich. – Ingham County health officials say a total of 185 coronavirus (COVID-19) cases are now tied to an outbreak at a bar in East Lansing as of Saturday…

Parts of U.S. scramble to shut down as country breaks another daily coronavirus record

The United States saw another record-breaking day on Friday with 66,600 new coronavirus cases, according to data from Johns Hopkins University. That's up from the previous daily record of 63,200 cases on Thursday and marks the third time in less than a week the country has hit an all-time high for new, confirmed infections. The U.S. has…

Coronavirus Vaccine Race: Moderna or Inovio?

This story has a long way to go before being over. The story of the tortoise and the hare ranks as one of the most beloved of Aesop's fables. In this fable, the hare gets out to a commanding head start in a race. But the slow-and-steady tortoise ultimately wins. We're seeing a different kind…

How To Protect Yourself From The Risk Of Airborne Coronavirus Transmission? : Goats and Soda

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Inside the detective-style hunt for missed COVID-19 cases

Dr. Matija Snuderl has spent the last couple of months poring over tissue samples collected from the bodies of the recently departed.As a neuropathologist at NYU Langone Medical Center in New York City, he’s usually diagnosing brain tumors and other brain diseases. But this effort goes beyond his typical duties: Snuderl is among a group…

Physicians give first comprehensive review of COVID-19’s effects outside the lung

SARS-CoV-2 (shown here in an electron microscopy image). Credit: National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, NIH After only a few days caring for critically ill COVID-19 patients at the start of the outbreak in New York City, Aakriti Gupta, MD, realized that this was much more than a respiratory disease. "I was on the…

Los Angeles Apparel factory ordered closed after over 300 coronavirus cases and 4 deaths

(CNN)A garment manufacturer in downtown Los Angeles with over 300 confirmed coronavirus cases among employees has been ordered closed after an investigation into the deaths of four workers, county health officials said Friday. The Los Angeles Apparel had three deaths in June and one in July, prompting an investigation, the Los Angeles County Department of…

COVID-19 heroes must jump through hoops for workers’ comp

WASHINGTON (AP) — Lauded for their service and hailed as everyday heroes, essential workers who get the coronavirus on the job have no guarantee in most states they'll qualify for workers' compensation to cover lost wages and medical care.Fewer than one-third of the states have enacted policies that shift the burden of proof for coverage…
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JUST IN | Power cuts to continue on Sunday, says Eskom | Fin24

South Africans will wake up to another day of load shedding on Sunday, Eskom has said. Stage 2 load shedding will start at 08:00 and continue until 22:00. "Implementing loadshedding [on Sunday] is necessary in order to replenish the emergency generation reserves to better prepare for the coming week. Due to the much colder weather, demand for…