The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is the leading national public health institute of the United States. It is a United States federal agency, under the Department of Health and Human Services, and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.
New research shows that talking, singing and possibly even breathing too close to people may spread the novel coronavirus. According to UPI, researchers in China say the spread may happen even before..
The study can be found in the 'Journal of the American Medical Association'. It was conducted by the National Institute on Aging, the National Cancer Institute. and the Centers for Disease Control and..
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U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday hailed his task force's mitigation measures to 'slow the spread' coronavirus, but stopped short of calling on Americans to wear face masks pending CDC guidance...
Social media companies are fighting to contain misinformation about the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic. However, there are always some unfortunate and alarming messages that go viral on the platforms...
Laboratories are racing to produce a blood test for coronavirus antibodies, which would enable public health officials to screen people who have recovered from the illness and permit them to return to..
Business Insider reports that some Amazon drivers want customers to stop meeting them at the door to receive their packages, to help reduce the spread of coronavirus. An anonymous Amazon driver said,..
The deadly Coronavirus is rapidly spreading to every corner of the world. According to the CDC, the virus is spread primarily through "person-to-person" contact with a cough or sneeze. Even if you're..
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Friday reported 239,279 cases of coronavirus, an increase of 26,135 cases from its previous count, and said the number of deaths had risen.. Reuters - Published
Diabetes, heart disease and long-term lung problems are the most common underlying conditions among Americans hospitalized with the illness caused by the new coronavirus, but more than one in five.. Reuters - Published
The White House is expected to release models showing the future course of the disease, and the C.D.C. is reviewing its guidance on wearing masks as new data suggests many people with no symptoms are.. NYTimes.com - Published
Widespread use of nonmedical masks could reduce community transmission. But recommending their broad use could also cause a run on the kind of masks that health care workers desperately need. NYTimes.com - Published
Low-cost U.S. carrier Spirit Airlines Inc said on Monday it will cancel all flights to and from New York, Connecticut and New Jersey after U.S. officials warned against travel to the area because of.. Reuters - Published
ADDIS ABABA, March 29 (Xinhua) -- The death toll from the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic in the African continent has reached 134 as confirmed positives cases surpassed 4,282 as of Sunday, the Africa Center.. WorldNews - Published
The CDC is urging residents of New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut "to refrain from nonessential domestic travel for 14 days effective immediately."
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Amid the current coronavirus pandemic, a case of the hantavirus has emerged in China claiming the life of one man. It has undoubtedly added to the fear and chaos among the people. However, the Centre.. WorldNews - Published
The Trump administration cut staff by more than two-thirds at a key U.S. public health agency operating inside China, as part of a larger rollback of U.S.-funded health and science experts on the.. Reuters - Published
(CNN)The first time most of us learned that President Donald Trump was thinking about relaxing existing measures to slow the spread of the coronavirus pandemic was on Sunday night, just before.. WorldNews - Published
PG&E pleads guilty to involuntary manslaughter for a 2018 fire that killed dozens of people. And even though a border wall isn't a CDC-approved coronavirus repellent, the Trump administration uses the.. USATODAY.com - Published
Several months before the coronavirus pandemic began, the Trump administration eliminated a key American public health position in Beijing intended to help detect disease outbreaks in China, Reuters.. Reuters - Published
Africa will likely see higher numbers of coronavirus cases in coming weeks because of the likelihood some are slipping through the net, the head of a regional disease control body said on Thursday. Reuters - Published