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Boxing qualifiers set for Wuhan nixed over health fears: media

38 minutes ago   |   Reuters

Qualifying boxing matches for Asia and Oceania for the 2020 Olympic Games that were set to take place in China's Wuhan next month have been canceled due to fears over the new...
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Photos show the precautions being taken to try and stop the deadly, rapidly spreading Wuhan virus

Photos show the precautions being taken to try and stop the deadly, rapidly spreading Wuhan virus

18 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Health authorities and airports around the world are taking precautions against the deadly disease spreading across Asia, known colloquially as the Wuhan virus. These...
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Coronavirus symptoms: Six signs to watch out for as the deadly illness rips through China

Coronavirus symptoms: Six signs to watch out for as the deadly illness rips through China

20 hours ago   |   Daily Express   |   3 articles

CORONAVIRUS is quickly spreading through China and other parts of Asia, and since the first cases of human-to-human coronavirus were confirmed, four deaths have been confirmed...
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First case of human-to-human coronavirus puts health bodies on high alert

First case of human-to-human coronavirus puts health bodies on high alert

23 hours ago   |   Metro   |   3 articles

The first case of human-to-human coronavirus has been confirmed in China Health authorities across Asia and Australasia are increasing their defences after the first case of...
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Bushfire haze in Melbourne casts doubt on Australian Open starting on time

15 days ago   |   The Guardian

Organisers optimistic tournament will go ahead People's health is a priority, says Craig Tiley Less than a fortnight before the start of the Australian Open, Melbourne lies...
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Deaths of K-pop stars put focus on mental health taboos in South Korea

1 month ago   |   The Guardian

Toxic mix of misogyny and view of mental illness as a failure is ruining lives beyond music industry Only a few years ago, Sulli and Goo Hara were at the height of their...
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Polio outbreaks in Africa caused by mutation of strain in vaccine

1 month ago   |   The Guardian

New cases of highly infectious disease that should be ‘consigned to the history books' reported in Nigeria, the DRC, CAR and Angola New cases of polio linked to the oral...
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The Wuhan virus sweeping China has now killed 9 people and infected 440

The Wuhan virus sweeping China has now killed 9 people and infected 440

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Katie Price calls Bianca Gascoigne a ‘beg' for flirting with her ex Kris Boyson on Instagram

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Ozzy Osbourne, 71, reveals he has been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease

Ozzy Osbourne, 71, reveals he has been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease

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Orthodox Christians plunge into freezing ice baths for Epiphany

Orthodox Christians plunge into freezing ice baths for Epiphany

Epiphany celebrations in Russia, Ethiopia and Ukraine Orthodox Christian worshippers in Russia and Eastern Europe have been jumping into freezing ice baths to celebrate... Read more ...

First suspected case of coronavirus in Australia

First suspected case of coronavirus in Australia

The country is looking at potentially its first case of the deadly virus Coronavirus is feared to have spread to Australia after a man started showing SARS-like symptoms... Read more ...

New mother, 31, tried to kill her newborn baby girl and husband because of...

New mother, 31, tried to kill her newborn baby girl and husband because of postpartum psychosis

In tonight's premiere of Channel 4 new show, Losing It: Our Mental Health Emergency, Laura, from Derbyshire, explains how she almost killed herself, her husband Dan and their... Read more ...

Death toll from coronavirus rises to six as fears outbreak could spread grow

Death toll from coronavirus rises to six as fears outbreak could spread grow

Medical staff wear suits to transfer patients from a hospital in Wuhan, where six people have now died Six people have died from coronavirus in China's central Wuhan city... Read more ...

Fears Chinese New Year 2020 could intensify spread of coronavirus

Fears Chinese New Year 2020 could intensify spread of coronavirus

Those travelling for the Lunar New Year are being closely screened by health authorities Anxieties around the spread of deadly Chinese coronavirus are increasing as the... Read more ...