Coronavirus news: 12-year-old girl dies from COVID-19 in Belgium

Belgian authorities say a 12-year-old girl has died of the coronavirus, by far the youngest person among the more than 700 victims in the country. Dying from the virus at such a young age “is a very rare occurrence,” said government spokesman Dr Emmanuel Andre, adding that her death “shook us”. The girl had had a fever for More...

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By admin On Tuesday, March 31st, 2020
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Can the OxVent ventilator help slow the coronavirus death rate?

Two hospitals in England are testing a ventilator that just two weeks ago hadn’t even been sketched on a piece of paper. The machine is composed of a few dozen widely-available parts and is unique in its More...

By admin On Monday, March 30th, 2020
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Trump announces social distancing guidelines extended to April 30

President Trump said Sunday the peak in the death rate from the coronavirus pandemic is likely to hit in two weeks and extended guidelines to slow the spread of the deadly illness for 30 days. “The better More...

By admin On Monday, March 30th, 2020
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Largest U.S. stockpile of medical supplies is “very stressed,” former director says

The former director of the largest U.S. stockpile of medical supplies told CBS News we may not have enough inventory of masks, gowns and ventilators to meet the needs of doctors and nurses fighting the coronavirus. “The More...

By admin On Monday, March 30th, 2020
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“Business dropped 90%”: Already struggling farmers hit hard by coronavirus

Dallas — The coronavirus pandemic has deeply affected America’s farmers. They have already been facing financial hardships, worsened by a trade war and labor shortages. In the heart of Dallas, Bonton More...

By admin On Sunday, March 29th, 2020
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The Hippocratic Oath – CBS News

We give a nod of gratitude to those bound by an ancient document, with a very modern purpose:  the Hippocratic Oath.  It’s a contract more than 2,000 years old, and while it’s evolved over the More...

By admin On Sunday, March 29th, 2020
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NBA stars Rudy Gobert and Donovan Mitchell cleared of coronavirus

Utah Jazz stars Rudy Gobert and Donovan Mitchell have officially recovered from coronavirus, the team announced Friday. Gobert was the first NBA player to test positive for the virus on March 11, which prompted More...

By admin On Sunday, March 29th, 2020
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Egg prices triple in 3 weeks amid coronavirus panic shopping

Americans may have to make do with chocolate eggs this Easter, as the real ones could prove elusive. Along with hand sanitizer and toilet paper, consumers hunkering down due to the coronavirus have been filling More...

By admin On Saturday, March 28th, 2020
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This small gin maker switched to hand sanitizer and now can keep paying its 16 employees

Nimble distillery owners across the country are starting to produce hand sanitizer as the coronavirus causes nationwide shortages of this and other products used by doctors and nurses on the front lines of fighting More...

By admin On Saturday, March 28th, 2020
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COVID-19 cases in U.S. top 100,000

There are now more 104,000 confirmed COVID-19 cases in the United States and more than 1,700 people across the country have died from the coronavirus, according to Johns Hopkins University. President Trump More...