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World Health Organisation Reports Largest Ever Single-Day Increase In Covid-19 Cases

World Health Organisation Reports Largest Ever Single-Day Increase In Covid-19 Cases

17 days ago   |   Huffington Post

Get the latest on coronavirus. Sign up to the Daily Brief for news, explainers, how-tos, opinion and more. Global cases of Covid-19 rocketed on Saturday with a record increase...
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US health officials: Drugmakers will start COVID-19 vaccine production by end of summer - CNBC

22 days ago   |   FXCM

CNBC came out with the coronavirus vaccine-related news, relying on the senior US health official, during the early Tuesday morning in Asia. The news suggests vaccine...
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Gold Up as COVID-10 Cases Hit New Record High

23 days ago   |   FXCM

By Bryan Wong Investing.com- Gold was up on Monday morning in Asia, staying above the $1,800 mark as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to worsen over the world. Gold futures were...
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Implications of Reduced Health Care Services for Cancer Patients in India and Similar Resource-Limited Health Care Systems During COVID-19 Pandemic

26 days ago   |   Harvard

Akash Kartik, Divya Garg, and Rohan Bir Singh. 2020. “ Implications of Reduced Health Care Services for Cancer Patients in India and Similar Resource-Limited Health Care...
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WHO says Sri Lanka and Maldives have eliminated measles and rubella

28 days ago   |   Belfast telegraph

Sri Lanka and Maldives have become the first two countries in the World Health Organisation's South-East Asia region to eliminate both measles and rubella ahead of a 2023 target.
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“Long Haulers” to the Rescue? Barrage of Covid-19 Media Stories, Studies and Registries Spells Hope for ME/CFS

“Long Haulers” to the Rescue? Barrage of Covid-19 Media Stories, Studies and Registries Spells Hope for ME/CFS

30 days ago   |   Health Rising

Media Barrage A veritable avalanche of stories - the C19Recovery Awareness website provides a link to approximately 50 articles since June 1st - have highlighted the problems...
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Antibiotics pollute many of the world's rivers

1 month ago   |   Science News for Students

Antibiotics pollute many of the world's rivers : Antibiotics taint two out of every three rivers sampled as part of a big new survey. Scientists made the finding while testing...
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Fed's Bullard: Yield curve control is down the list of priorities

1 month ago   |   FXCM

In an interview with the Financial Times on Thursday, St Louis Federal Reserve President James Bullard puts yield curve control at the bottom of the priorities list for the US...
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Instant Opinion: ‘the global Covid-19 crisis isn't close to over'

Instant Opinion: ‘the global Covid-19 crisis isn't close to over'

1 month ago   |   The Week

Description A health workers puts on a protective gear to disinfect an apartment in Kenya Credits Yasuyoshi Chiba/AFP via Getty Images Alt Text Kenya coronavirus Your guide to...
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Covid-19 is now a truly global health crisis - the solutions must be too | Adam Tooze

1 month ago   |   The Guardian

A coordinated response to the crisis in the Americas, India and Africa must be led by countries that have suppressed the virus Coronavirus - latest updates See all our...
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Apple and UCLA launch a big mental health study using Apple Watch, iPhone...

Apple and UCLA launch a big mental health study using Apple Watch, iPhone and Beddit

Apple's been making it clear for a few years now that it's heavily invested in the health side of its technology platforms. It's been pushing the health features of its Apple... Read more ...

John Hume: Family of former SDLP leader says streets of Derry should not be...

John Hume: Family of former SDLP leader says streets of Derry should not be lined for funeral

John Hume's family has asked people to protect public health by not lining the streets of Derry for his funeral. Read more ...

Joe Root knows how tough it is to work out Ben Stokes' physical condition

Joe Root knows how tough it is to work out Ben Stokes' physical condition

Captain Joe Root will be wary of Ben Stokes' willingness to “put his body on the line” as he makes a late decision on England's team for the first Test against Pakistan. Stokes... Read more ...

UK coronavirus death toll rises by 89 in 25% drop on same day last week

UK coronavirus death toll rises by 89 in 25% drop on same day last week

The latest Department of Health figures have come out this afternoon and show the coronavirus death toll is now at 46,299 in all settings across the UK Read more ...

Google's bid for Fitbit investigated by EU amid fears over health data

Google's bid for Fitbit investigated by EU amid fears over health data

Google's planned $2.1bn takeover of smartwatch maker Fitbit will be investigated by the European Commission. Read more ...

Denise Welch says The 1975 band only exists thanks to her mental health issues

Denise Welch says The 1975 band only exists thanks to her mental health issues

Denise Welch has candidly opened up on her lengthy battle with depression and the lasting effects her mental health has had on her son Matty Healy Read more ...

‘Seinfeld' and ‘Dirty Harry' actor Reni Santoni dies aged 81

‘Seinfeld' and ‘Dirty Harry' actor Reni Santoni dies aged 81

Seinfield actor Reni Santoni has died at the age of 81, it has been reported. Santoni passed away on Saturday in hospice care in Los Angeles following years of health issues... Read more ...

6 months after declaring the coronavirus a global health emergency, WHO...

6 months after declaring the coronavirus a global health emergency, WHO director says there may never be a 'silver bullet' for the novel coronavirus

World Health Organization's director-general on Monday warned that there may never be a "silver bullet" for the coronavirus. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus' statement comes six... Read more ...

Ministers tell drug firms to restart stockpiling medicines amid No Deal...

Ministers tell drug firms to restart stockpiling medicines amid No Deal Brexit fears

Department of Health officials sent a letter to medical suppliers urging them to 'replenish' their drug stock, ensuring they have at least six weeks of supplies in hand by... Read more ...

Will Young's twin brother, 41, dies following mental health battle

Will Young's twin brother, 41, dies following mental health battle

The singer is said to be devastated by the loss of brother Rupert Read more ...