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Does Double-Masking Help Slow the Spread of Covid?

Does Double-Masking Help Slow the Spread of Covid?

Does Double-Masking Help Slow the Spread of Covid? Does Double-Masking Help Slow the Spread of Covid? Football coaches do it. President-elects do it. Even science-savvy senators do it. As cases of the coronavirus continue to surge on a global scale, some of the nation’s most prominent people have begun to double up on masks — a move that researchers say …

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The virus spread faster in counties where large universities held classes in person.

The virus spread faster in counties where large universities held classes in person.

The virus spread faster in counties where large universities held classes in person. The virus spread faster in counties where large universities held classes in person. The spread of the coronavirus accelerated sharply in U.S. counties where large universities held classes in person last fall, federal health researchers reported on Wednesday. Incidence rates in those counties rose more than 50 …

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L.A.’s Covid Spread Is Most Rapid in Households, Mayor Garcetti Says

L.A.'s Covid Spread Is Most Rapid in Households, Mayor Garcetti Says

L.A.’s Covid Spread Is Most Rapid in Households, Mayor Garcetti Says L.A.’s Covid Spread Is Most Rapid in Households, Mayor Garcetti Says The latest surge of the coronavirus in Los Angeles County is infecting a new person every six seconds, Mayor Eric Garcetti of Los Angeles said Sunday. And it is accelerating exactly where people are least likely to be …

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How Does the Coronavirus Variant Spread? Here’s What Scientists Know

How Does the Coronavirus Variant Spread? Here’s What Scientists Know

How Does the Coronavirus Variant Spread? Here’s What Scientists Know How Does the Coronavirus Variant Spread? Here’s What Scientists Know A more contagious form of the coronavirus has begun circulating in the United States. In Britain, where it was first identified, the new variant became the predominant form of the coronavirus in just three months, accelerating that nation’s surge and …

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NFL Week 17 Predictions: Our Picks Against the Spread

NFL Week 17 Predictions: Our Picks Against the Spread

NFL Week 17 Predictions: Our Picks Against the Spread NFL Week 17 Predictions: Our Picks Against the Spread Minnesota Vikings at Detroit Lions, 1 p.m. Fox Line: Vikings -7 | Total: 54.5 Had the Vikings (6-9) not started the year so poorly, they might be in the hunt for a wild-card spot. As it stands, they have a fairly entertaining …

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Are schools really responsible for driving the spread of coronavirus?

<p>Some have argued high rates among children reflect high rates in their local communities, rather than high transmission between children</p>

Are schools really responsible for driving the spread of coronavirus? Are schools really responsible for driving the spread of coronavirus? M inisters have bowed to pressure from scientists and teaching unions to delay the return to the classroom for secondary school children (and some primary school children) in England. “The evidence about the new Covid variant and rising infection rates …

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Italy Turns to Flower Power to Help Spread Vaccine Message

Italy Turns to Flower Power to Help Spread Vaccine Message

Italy Turns to Flower Power to Help Spread Vaccine Message Italy Turns to Flower Power to Help Spread Vaccine Message ROME — This has been an ugly year for Italy. The first wave of the coronavirus took the country by surprise and killed tens of thousands. The second wave somehow took the government by surprise and has killed thousands more. …

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NFL Week 16 Predictions: Our Picks Against the Spread

NFL Week 16 Predictions: Our Picks Against the Spread

NFL Week 16 Predictions: Our Picks Against the Spread NFL Week 16 Predictions: Our Picks Against the Spread Tennessee Titans at Green Bay Packers, 8:20 p.m., NBC Line: Packers -3.5 | Total: 56 Only three teams are averaging more than 30 points a game, and two of them face off here. Oddsmakers are expecting it to be the highest-scoring game …

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Why Experts Think Travel Bans Won’t Stop Coronavirus Variant Spread

Why Experts Think Travel Bans Won't Stop Coronavirus Variant Spread

Why Experts Think Travel Bans Won’t Stop Coronavirus Variant Spread Why Experts Think Travel Bans Won’t Stop Coronavirus Variant Spread LONDON — As nation after nation rushed this week to close their borders with Britain, the moves brought back memories of the way the world reacted after the coronavirus first emerged broadly in the spring. Most of those initial travel …

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NFL Week 15 Predictions: Our Picks Against the Spread

NFL Week 15 Predictions: Our Picks Against the Spread

NFL Week 15 Predictions: Our Picks Against the Spread NFL Week 15 Predictions: Our Picks Against the Spread This game does not figure to be nearly as entertaining. The Jaguars (1-12) haven’t won a game since Week 1, and struggle on both sides of the ball. Having Baltimore as a two-touchdown favorite when you consider the team’s recent defensive struggles …

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