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In India, a Second Wave of Covid-19 Prompts a New Exodus

In India, a Second Wave of Covid-19 Prompts a New Exodus

In India, a Second Wave of Covid-19 Prompts a New Exodus In India, a Second Wave of Covid-19 Prompts a New Exodus NEW DELHI — As dawn broke over Mumbai, India, on Wednesday, Kaleem Ansari sat among a crowd of thousands outside the central rail station waiting for his train to pull in. Mr. Ansari, a factory worker, carried old …

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How Exercise May Help Protect Against Severe Covid-19

How Exercise May Help Protect Against Severe Covid-19

How Exercise May Help Protect Against Severe Covid-19 How Exercise May Help Protect Against Severe Covid-19 The researchers gathered data, too, about each person’s known risk factors for severe Covid, including their age, smoking habits, weight, and any history of cancer, diabetes, organ transplants, kidney problems and other serious, underlying conditions. Then the researchers crosschecked numbers, with arresting results. People …

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Johnson & Johnson delays its Covid-19 vaccine rollout in Europe.

Johnson & Johnson delays its Covid-19 vaccine rollout in Europe.

Johnson & Johnson delays its Covid-19 vaccine rollout in Europe. Johnson & Johnson delays its Covid-19 vaccine rollout in Europe. Johnson & Johnson on Tuesday said it would delay the rollout of its vaccine in Europe amid concerns over rare blood clots found in recipients in the United States, just as several countries of the bloc were poised to start …

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National Poetry Month: Coping With the Covid-19 Pandemic

National Poetry Month: Coping With the Covid-19 Pandemic

National Poetry Month: Coping With the Covid-19 Pandemic National Poetry Month: Coping With the Covid-19 Pandemic Amanda Gorman’s inspired and inspiring poem that stole the show at President Biden’s inauguration in January has shown millions of Americans the emotional and social power of poetry and, I hope, prompted them to use it themselves. On her blog, Diana Raab, a psychologist, …

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Covid-19 Global News: Live Updates on CDC and Michigan

Covid-19 Global News: Live Updates on CDC and Michigan Covid-19 Global News: Live Updates on CDC and Michigan Here’s what you need to know: People crowding for outdoor dining at a restaurant in Ann Arbor, Mich., last week.Credit…Emily Elconin/Reuters The director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Monday that Michigan needed to enact shutdown measures in …

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Many Children With MIS-C Had No Covid-19 Symptoms

Many Children With MIS-C Had No Covid-19 Symptoms

Many Children With MIS-C Had No Covid-19 Symptoms Many Children With MIS-C Had No Covid-19 Symptoms “We don’t necessarily know if there’s actually less symptomatology in the very young population, ” she said. Similarly unclear are the reasons behind the study’s finding that in the first wave of MIS-C, from March 1 to July 1, 2020, young people were more …

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India Covid-19 Crisis Deepened by Missteps and Complacency

India Covid-19 Crisis Deepened by Missteps and Complacency

India Covid-19 Crisis Deepened by Missteps and Complacency India Covid-19 Crisis Deepened by Missteps and Complacency NEW DELHI — When the coronavirus first struck India last year, the country enforced one of the world’s strictest national lockdowns. The warning was clear: A fast spread in a population of 1.3 billion would be devastating. Though damaging and ultimately flawed, the lockdown …

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China’s Covid-19 Vaccination Drive Includes Free Ice Cream

China’s Covid-19 Vaccination Drive Includes Free Ice Cream

China’s Covid-19 Vaccination Drive Includes Free Ice Cream China’s Covid-19 Vaccination Drive Includes Free Ice Cream In Beijing, the vaccinated qualify for buy-one-get-one-free ice cream cones. In northern Gansu Province, a county government published a 20-stanza poem extolling the virtues of the jab. In the southern town of Wancheng, officials warned parents that if they refused to get vaccinated, their …

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North Korea Bows Out of Tokyo Olympics, Citing Covid-19

North Korea Bows Out of Tokyo Olympics, Citing Covid-19

North Korea Bows Out of Tokyo Olympics, Citing Covid-19 North Korea Bows Out of Tokyo Olympics, Citing Covid-19 North Korea said on Tuesday that it had decided not to participate in the 32nd Tokyo Summer Olympics because of the Covid-19 pandemic. The decision was made when the North’s national Olympic Committee met on March 25 in Pyongyang, where it decided …

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Researchers Are Hatching a Low-Cost Covid-19 Vaccine

Researchers Are Hatching a Low-Cost Coronavirus Vaccine

Researchers Are Hatching a Low-Cost Covid-19 Vaccine Researchers Are Hatching a Low-Cost Covid-19 Vaccine A new vaccine for Covid-19 that is entering clinical trials in Brazil, Mexico, Thailand and Vietnam could change how the world fights the pandemic. The vaccine, called NVD-HXP-S, is the first in clinical trials to use a new molecular design that is widely expected to create …

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