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Case of bubonic plague detected in Mongolia: All you need to know about the Black Death
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Case of bubonic plague detected in Mongolia: All you need to know about the Black Death

WHO has said that it doesn't consider the outbreak high-risk, but that they are monitoring the situation carefully.

Airborne transmission of the Coronavirus is a possibility claim 239 experts from 32 different countries in a letter to the WHO
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Airborne transmission of the Coronavirus is a possibility claim 239 experts from 32 different countries in a letter to the WHO

They have outlined the evidence showing that smaller particles can infect people and are calling for the health agency to revise its recommendations.

Donald Trump delivers divisive culture war message at Mount Rushmore in bid to win second term, barely mentions pandemic
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Donald Trump delivers divisive culture war message at Mount Rushmore in bid to win second term, barely mentions pandemic

The scene at Mount Rushmore was the latest sign of how Trump appears, by design or default, increasingly disconnected from the intense concern among Americans about the COVID-19 crisis gripping the country

Oxford's vaccine offers ‘good duration of immunity’ to COVID-19 compared to no vaccine: lead researcher
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Oxford's vaccine offers ‘good duration of immunity’ to COVID-19 compared to no vaccine: lead researcher

The vaccine has been licensed to AstraZeneca and is in its Phase III of its human trials in the UK.

Facebook, Instagram to remind users to wear masks amid COVID-19 pandemic
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Facebook, Instagram to remind users to wear masks amid COVID-19 pandemic

The banners come as the social media giant struggles to contain disinformation about COVID-19 and face coverings on the platform.

Donald Trump says he'd wear a mask in close quarters, hopes coronavirus will 'just disappear'
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Donald Trump says he'd wear a mask in close quarters, hopes coronavirus will 'just disappear'

Donald Trump’s comments came a day after Republican lawmakers suggested he wear a mask in public to set a good example for Americans. “If I were in a tight situation with people, I would absolutely," Trump said.

Kawasaki syndrome or MIS-C: Children are now also facing the brunt of COVID-19
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Kawasaki syndrome or MIS-C: Children are now also facing the brunt of COVID-19

A 14-year-old girl was admitted to a Mumbai hospital with rashes and high fever, classic symptoms of Kawasaki syndrome.

Colorectal cancer in young adults: New study explains why early warning signs shouldn’t be dismissed
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Colorectal cancer in young adults: New study explains why early warning signs shouldn’t be dismissed

A new study clearly shows that no matter what your age is or how far that 50-year mark is for you, if you observe any symptoms of colorectal cancer, you should consult a doctor immediately

As countries emerge from latest round of coronavirus lockdowns, this is the future of the COVID-19 pandemic
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As countries emerge from latest round of coronavirus lockdowns, this is the future of the COVID-19 pandemic

By now we know that the novel coronavirus will be with us for a rather long time

American-Chinese scientists team up to find the origins of Coronavirus pandemic
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American-Chinese scientists team up to find the origins of Coronavirus pandemic

Report of the probe comes on the heels of the international community asking China for more transparency on how the virus originated.

TikTok launches donation stickers to help users raise funds to support charities and causes
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TikTok launches donation stickers to help users raise funds to support charities and causes

TikTok users can donate to organisations like Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Meals on Wheels and more.

CDC adds new symptoms that can alert suspected Coronavirus patients of the possibility of being infected
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CDC adds new symptoms that can alert suspected Coronavirus patients of the possibility of being infected

It has turned out that many people with COVID-19 do not have fevers or it waxes and wanes, and sometimes accompanied by chills.

Chills, muscle pain, headache, loss of taste, smell: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention adds 6 symptoms for COVID-19
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Chills, muscle pain, headache, loss of taste, smell: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention adds 6 symptoms for COVID-19

The CDC said that “emergency warning signs” for COVID-19 like trouble breathing, persistent pain or pressure in the chest, new confusion or inability to arouse and bluish lips or face should get medical attention immediately.

A small trial finds that hydroxychloroquine is not effective for treating Coronavirus infected patients
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A small trial finds that hydroxychloroquine is not effective for treating Coronavirus infected patients

People suffering from malaria, lupus and rheumatoid arthritis are facing shortages due to the belief that hydroxychloroquine can cure COVID-19.

Israel has begun testing a coroanvirus vaccine prototype at a bio-chemical defence laboratory
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Israel has begun testing a coroanvirus vaccine prototype at a bio-chemical defence laboratory

PM Benjamin Netanyahu said that IIBR has made progress in designing the vaccine and will be starting animal trials.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Mass disinfection of people is a health hazard says disease experts
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Mass disinfection of people is a health hazard says disease experts

They say it can be toxic for people as it is not good for the skin, mouth and eyes as it will cause irritation.

Almost 60 percent of patients who were confirmed positive for coronavirus, lost their sense of smell, taste
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Almost 60 percent of patients who were confirmed positive for coronavirus, lost their sense of smell, taste

The research team developed a model to identify to predict which combination of symptoms was most accurate in finding if someone was infected.

Living on a prayer: Doctors, nurses do not have protective gear to wear while fighting coronavirus
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Living on a prayer: Doctors, nurses do not have protective gear to wear while fighting coronavirus

Doctors in Haryana contributed 1,000 rupees, to an informal COVID-19 fund, to buy masks and other protective gear.

You do not have any symptoms of coronvairus, should you wear a mask in public?
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You do not have any symptoms of coronvairus, should you wear a mask in public?

There is evidence to suggest that by wearing a mask, you constantly touch your face, you are more at risk to get infected.

US vice president Mike Pence and his wife Karen test negative for deadly coronavirus, says top White House official
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US vice president Mike Pence and his wife Karen test negative for deadly coronavirus, says top White House official

Mike Pence and his wife Karen Pence took the test after a staff from his team tested positive for the deadly disease.