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A year after the U.S. recorded its first virus case, the outbreak has ravaged the nation and deaths remain high.

A year after the U.S. recorded its first virus case, the outbreak has ravaged the nation and deaths remain high.

A year after the U.S. recorded its first virus case, the outbreak has ravaged the nation and deaths remain high. A year after the U.S. recorded its first virus case, the outbreak has ravaged the nation and deaths remain high. One year ago today, health officials told Americans about a traveler who had just come home from Wuhan, China, sought …

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Top Biden Official Warns US Covid Deaths Will Pass 500,000 in Weeks

Top Biden Official Warns US Covid Deaths Will Pass 500,000 in Weeks

Top Biden Official Warns US Covid Deaths Will Pass 500,000 in Weeks Top Biden Official Warns US Covid Deaths Will Pass 500,000 in Weeks Officials in the incoming Biden administration braced the country for continued hardship in the days after the inauguration, with the president-elect assuming control of a struggling economy and surging coronavirus outbreak in less than three days. …

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Ireland Report on Mother and Baby Homes Reveals Abuse and Thousands of Deaths

Ireland Report on Mother and Baby Homes Reveals Abuse and Thousands of Deaths

Ireland Report on Mother and Baby Homes Reveals Abuse and Thousands of Deaths Ireland Report on Mother and Baby Homes Reveals Abuse and Thousands of Deaths A government-commissioned report released on Tuesday found a shocking number of deaths and widespread abuses at religious institutions in Ireland for unwed mothers and their children. Survivors say the document is a small step …

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Covid Deaths Lowered in Trial of Tocilizumab and Sarilumab

Covid Deaths Lowered in Trial of Tocilizumab and Sarilumab

Covid Deaths Lowered in Trial of Tocilizumab and Sarilumab Covid Deaths Lowered in Trial of Tocilizumab and Sarilumab “Organizations are encouraged to consider prescribing either tocilizumab or sarilumab in the treatment of patients admitted to intensive care with Covid-19 pneumonia,” the new guidance from British health authorities said. Dr. Gordon noted that this is the strongest official advice issued to …

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Has Africa been spared? Researchers say the numbers of cases and deaths are probably undercounted.

Has Africa been spared? Researchers say the numbers of cases and deaths are probably undercounted.

Has Africa been spared? Researchers say the numbers of cases and deaths are probably undercounted. Has Africa been spared? Researchers say the numbers of cases and deaths are probably undercounted. LAGOS, Nigeria — As the pandemic has swept across the world, it has become increasingly evident that in a vast majority of countries on the African continent, most deaths are …

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Germany Locks Down Ahead of Christmas as Coronavirus Deaths Rise

Germany Locks Down Ahead of Christmas as Coronavirus Deaths Rise

Germany Locks Down Ahead of Christmas as Coronavirus Deaths Rise Germany Locks Down Ahead of Christmas as Coronavirus Deaths Rise BERLIN — Germans will be forced into a strict lockdown over Christmas, after weeks of milder restrictions on public life failed to slow the spread of the coronavirus, leading to record numbers of new infections and deaths, Chancellor Angela Merkel …

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Trump Administration Declines to Tighten Soot Rules, Despite Link to Covid Deaths

Trump Administration Declines to Tighten Soot Rules, Despite Link to Covid Deaths

Trump Administration Declines to Tighten Soot Rules, Despite Link to Covid Deaths Trump Administration Declines to Tighten Soot Rules, Despite Link to Covid Deaths WASHINGTON — The Trump administration on Monday declined to tighten controls on industrial soot emissions, disregarding an emerging scientific link between dirty air and Covid-19 death rates. In one of the final policy moves of an …

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From Shelled Ethiopian City, Doctors Tally Deaths and Plead for Help

From Shelled Ethiopian City, Doctors Tally Deaths and Plead for Help

From Shelled Ethiopian City, Doctors Tally Deaths and Plead for Help From Shelled Ethiopian City, Doctors Tally Deaths and Plead for Help ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — After Ethiopian military forces captured the capital of the rebellious Tigray region last weekend, Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed boasted that his forces had scored the victory without killing a single civilian. But doctors at …

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Daily Covid-19 deaths in the U.S. rise back toward the record level set in April.

Daily Covid-19 deaths in the U.S. rise back toward the record level set in April.

Daily Covid-19 deaths in the U.S. rise back toward the record level set in April. Daily Covid-19 deaths in the U.S. rise back toward the record level set in April. On April 15, 2,752 people across the United States were reported to have died from Covid-19, more than on any day before or since. Now daily deaths are rising sharply …

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Measles Deaths Soared Worldwide Last Year, as Vaccine Rates Stalled

Measles Deaths Soared Worldwide Last Year, as Vaccine Rates Stalled

Measles Deaths Soared Worldwide Last Year, as Vaccine Rates Stalled Measles Deaths Soared Worldwide Last Year, as Vaccine Rates Stalled Measles deaths worldwide swelled to their highest level in 23 years last year, according to a report released Thursday, a stunning rise for a vaccine-preventable disease and one that public health experts fear could grow as the coronavirus pandemic continues …

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