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Published on Mar 20, 2020The process to test for COVID-19 begins with online or over-the-phone screening and continues at assessment clinics like this one in Oshawa, Ont. Dr. Dan Ricciuto explains how hospitals are making the most of a dwindling supply of tests. »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: http://bit.ly/1RreYWSConnect with CBC News…
by: Zachary Downes Posted: Mar 23, 2020 / 09:13 PM CDT / Updated: Mar 23, 2020 / 09:17 PM CDT MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Another St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital employee tested positive for the novel coronavirus known as COVID-19. The hospital confirmed the case in an email Monday night. According to the email, the employee…
ALLEN COUNTY, Ind. (WPTA21) - Local health officials say three more Allen County residents tested positive for the novel coronavirus, bringing the total up to 22 cases. Allen County's death toll remains the same at 1 death. The Department will not provide specific information regarding each positive case due to the continued increase in the…
An artist’s conception shows microscopic coronavirus particles. (CDC Illustration)As the coronavirus epidemic widens, public health officials in Seattle-King County are recommending that people work at home if possible — and that large gatherings of people should be postponed if feasible. The recommendations were issued today in an advisory that also updated the statistics for the…
There were warnings by politicians and doctors that the pandemic was coming. Mandatory quarantines followed, along with skepticism by a public that felt the threat was all hype.Then, the deaths started.This scenario is unfolding across Southern California, as the region bunkers down against coronavirus and reported cases continue to rise.But the same sequence played out…
The drug/biotech sector broadly fell on Thursday due to a major market sell-off on rising concerns about the economic impact of the fast spreading coronavirus. The NYSE ARCA Pharmaceutical Index declined 7.14% on Thursday. The World Health Organization (WHO) declared COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, a pandemic on Mar 11.Nonetheless, drug/biotech companies’…
The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared the coronavirus outbreak a pandemic as the virus continued to spread across the world. More than 124,000 people in at least 114 countries have been infected with COVID-19, the medical term for the virus, according to WHO. Of those, more than 68,000 have recovered, according to data collected…
Left unchecked, the coronavirus that causes COVID-19 could infect billions of people. By one estimate, up to 70% of the world’s population may contract the disease. That means there’s an excellent chance that, sooner or later, you will be one of them.The World Health Organization said 14% of people known to have COVID-19 develop symptoms…
CLEVELAND, Ohio — The Cleveland Clinic has a “handful” of confirmed coronavirus cases throughout its system, a Clinic spokesperson said.This comes one day after the Clinic began in-house testing for the coronavirus, which causes COVID-19. The Clinic one of the first hospitals in the country testing in-house for the virus, officials said.“As we continue to…
Posted: Wed 6:05 AM, Mar 18, 2020 &nbsp|&nbsp Updated: Wed 9:15 AM, Mar 18, 2020 TARRANT COUNTY (Tribune) Tarrant County health officials confirmed that a “senior adult” this evening who died Sunday tested positive for the new coronavirus. This is the second death in Texas linked to the virus; on Monday, a man in his…