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Irish Independent
5 hours ago
Coronavirus

Covid infections rising as new study favours facemasks

Masks may reduce symptoms by 3.2%, equivalent to 3,200 fewer infections per 100,000 people. [ more ]
WIRED
16 hours ago
Coronavirus

The Highly Infectious FLiRT Variants Behind the Summer Covid Wave

The surge in Covid cases in the northern hemisphere, particularly Japan, is driven by new variants like KP.3, with significant transmission rates and mutations in the spike protein. [ more ]
www.dw.com
1 day ago
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COVID-19: German government suffers defeat in 'mask scandal' DW 07/23/2024

Germany's Ministry of Health faces potential record loss due to mask purchase dispute. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
5 days ago
Coronavirus

India's hidden COVID deaths: Was the toll in 2020 eight times higher?

India had nearly 1.2 million excess deaths in 2020, with the life expectancy of Muslims dropping the most by over five years. [ more ]
time.com
5 days ago
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COVID-19 Can Leave a Lasting Mark on the BrainEspecially for Older People

COVID-19 can have lasting brain-related effects, including cognitive issues and potential dementia risk, especially for older adults. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
6 days ago
Coronavirus

How Long Is Covid Contagious?

Positive COVID-19 individuals' contagiousness varies; immunity aids recovery. C.D.C. recommends isolation for 5 days post-positive test, then caution in public activities. [ more ]
Irish Independent
5 hours ago
Coronavirus

Covid infections rising as new study favours facemasks

Masks may reduce symptoms by 3.2%, equivalent to 3,200 fewer infections per 100,000 people. [ more ]
WIRED
16 hours ago
Coronavirus

The Highly Infectious FLiRT Variants Behind the Summer Covid Wave

The surge in Covid cases in the northern hemisphere, particularly Japan, is driven by new variants like KP.3, with significant transmission rates and mutations in the spike protein. [ more ]
www.dw.com
1 day ago
Coronavirus

COVID-19: German government suffers defeat in 'mask scandal' DW 07/23/2024

Germany's Ministry of Health faces potential record loss due to mask purchase dispute. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
5 days ago
Coronavirus

India's hidden COVID deaths: Was the toll in 2020 eight times higher?

India had nearly 1.2 million excess deaths in 2020, with the life expectancy of Muslims dropping the most by over five years. [ more ]
time.com
5 days ago
Coronavirus

COVID-19 Can Leave a Lasting Mark on the BrainEspecially for Older People

COVID-19 can have lasting brain-related effects, including cognitive issues and potential dementia risk, especially for older adults. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
6 days ago
Coronavirus

How Long Is Covid Contagious?

Positive COVID-19 individuals' contagiousness varies; immunity aids recovery. C.D.C. recommends isolation for 5 days post-positive test, then caution in public activities. [ more ]
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Boston.com
6 hours ago
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Mosquitoes carrying West Nile virus detected in Worcester

The first detection of West Nile virus in Massachusetts prompts mosquito control efforts. [ more ]
time.com
12 hours ago
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U.S. Health Departments Warn About Mosquitoes Testing Positive for West Nile Virus

Mosquitoes carrying West Nile virus detected in multiple states across the U.S., posing a potential threat to residents. [ more ]
Secret NYC
2 days ago
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West Nile Virus Has Been Detected In All 5 Boroughs-Here's What You Need To Know

West Nile Virus (WNV) is the leading cause of mosquito-borne disease in the continental U.S., and its transmission involves infected birds and mosquitoes. [ more ]
Boston.com
6 hours ago
Coronavirus

Mosquitoes carrying West Nile virus detected in Worcester

The first detection of West Nile virus in Massachusetts prompts mosquito control efforts. [ more ]
time.com
12 hours ago
Coronavirus

U.S. Health Departments Warn About Mosquitoes Testing Positive for West Nile Virus

Mosquitoes carrying West Nile virus detected in multiple states across the U.S., posing a potential threat to residents. [ more ]
Secret NYC
2 days ago
Coronavirus

West Nile Virus Has Been Detected In All 5 Boroughs-Here's What You Need To Know

West Nile Virus (WNV) is the leading cause of mosquito-borne disease in the continental U.S., and its transmission involves infected birds and mosquitoes. [ more ]
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www.npr.org
21 hours ago
Coronavirus

With the U.S. bird flu outbreak uncontained, scientists see growing risks

The spread of bird flu in dairy cattle poses a serious risk of a pandemic if unchecked, as evidenced by recent cases in poultry farms. [ more ]
#public-health
Cbsnews
17 hours ago
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2024 Paris Olympics hit by early COVID cases, but organizers don't seem worried by risk of major outbreak

Concerns over potential COVID-19 outbreak at 2024 Paris Summer Olympics. [ more ]
Harvard Gazette
9 hours ago
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Beginning of end of HIV epidemic? - Harvard Gazette

Researchers are cautiously optimistic about a new preventative treatment for the AIDS virus, lenacapavir, showing promising results in preventing infection. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
6 days ago
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Revealed: The coronavirus outbreak plan ignored by the government during the pandemic

It was revealed that a ready-made plan to tackle a coronavirus outbreak was drawn up in 2005 but was never used during the Covid-19 pandemic. [ more ]
Axios
1 week ago
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Kids' vaccination stalls globally, WHO finds

Public health officials facing challenges in reaching millions of unvaccinated children in developing nations after pandemic disruptions. [ more ]
News
1 week ago
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U.S. bird flu response builds on lessons learned from COVID

The U.S. government is actively monitoring and responding to the avian flu outbreak, which currently poses a low risk to the American population. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
1 week ago
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California hits 'very high' COVID levels as virus in wastewater jumps significantly

Coronavirus levels are increasing in wastewater across the nation, with some states showing 'very high' levels, indicating a potential surge in cases. [ more ]
Cbsnews
17 hours ago
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2024 Paris Olympics hit by early COVID cases, but organizers don't seem worried by risk of major outbreak

Concerns over potential COVID-19 outbreak at 2024 Paris Summer Olympics. [ more ]
Harvard Gazette
9 hours ago
Coronavirus

Beginning of end of HIV epidemic? - Harvard Gazette

Researchers are cautiously optimistic about a new preventative treatment for the AIDS virus, lenacapavir, showing promising results in preventing infection. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
6 days ago
Coronavirus

Revealed: The coronavirus outbreak plan ignored by the government during the pandemic

It was revealed that a ready-made plan to tackle a coronavirus outbreak was drawn up in 2005 but was never used during the Covid-19 pandemic. [ more ]
Axios
1 week ago
Coronavirus

Kids' vaccination stalls globally, WHO finds

Public health officials facing challenges in reaching millions of unvaccinated children in developing nations after pandemic disruptions. [ more ]
News
1 week ago
Coronavirus

U.S. bird flu response builds on lessons learned from COVID

The U.S. government is actively monitoring and responding to the avian flu outbreak, which currently poses a low risk to the American population. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
1 week ago
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California hits 'very high' COVID levels as virus in wastewater jumps significantly

Coronavirus levels are increasing in wastewater across the nation, with some states showing 'very high' levels, indicating a potential surge in cases. [ more ]
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www.mercurynews.com
9 hours ago
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An unwelcome attendee has joined the Paris Olympic Games: COVID-19

Mitigation protocols and reminders for COVID-19 at the Paris Olympic Games are focused on masking, limited contact, and hygiene measures. [ more ]
Greenmedinfo
20 hours ago
Coronavirus

Philippines Investigates Spike in Deaths Following COVID-19 Vaccination Campaign

Government officials in the Philippines are investigating a surge in deaths coinciding with the COVID-19 vaccination program. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
9 hours ago
Coronavirus

Halting the Bird Flu Outbreak in Cows May Require Thinking Beyond Milk

The bird flu outbreak in dairy cows is more severe and complex than initially thought, with a high death rate, cross-species transmission, and challenges in controlling the spread. [ more ]
Mail Online
16 hours ago
Coronavirus

Officials issue health warning over incurable rodent disease

Officials have issued a health warning over a surge in cases of the fatal Hantavirus disease in some US states. [ more ]
#bird-flu
Fast Company
14 hours ago
Coronavirus

Bird flu outbreak in Colorado dairy cows and farm workers ramps up testing

Colorado mandates weekly bird flu testing for dairy milk to curb outbreak spread. [ more ]
Ars Technica
2 days ago
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Second Colorado poultry farm reports human bird flu case amid dairy outbreak

The human cases of bird flu in Colorado are linked to the outbreak among dairy cows, with workers at poultry farms affected by the highly pathogenic avian influenza. [ more ]
www.dailycamera.com
2 days ago
Coronavirus

Finland is offering farmworkers bird flu shots. Some experts say the US should, too

Farmworkers and researchers question why the U.S. government does not offer bird flu vaccination like Finland for those handling dairy cattle. [ more ]
Fast Company
6 days ago
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How the process of selecting live chickens on farms can spread bird flu

The process of killing and disposing of poultry infected with bird flu may pose risks to humans and livestock. [ more ]
Fortune
1 week ago
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Bird flu outbreak at Colorado farm as 5 workers test positive: Experts warn of 'turning point,' call for urgent action

Experts are urging a more aggressive response to bird flu after cases are reported among workers on an egg farm in Colorado, raising concerns about potential pandemic risks. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 week ago
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Four Colorado poultry workers diagnosed with bird flu

Four poultry workers in Colorado diagnosed with mild bird flu symptoms, part of a total of nine US cases, all with direct contact with infected birds. [ more ]
Fast Company
14 hours ago
Coronavirus

Bird flu outbreak in Colorado dairy cows and farm workers ramps up testing

Colorado mandates weekly bird flu testing for dairy milk to curb outbreak spread. [ more ]
Ars Technica
2 days ago
Coronavirus

Second Colorado poultry farm reports human bird flu case amid dairy outbreak

The human cases of bird flu in Colorado are linked to the outbreak among dairy cows, with workers at poultry farms affected by the highly pathogenic avian influenza. [ more ]
www.dailycamera.com
2 days ago
Coronavirus

Finland is offering farmworkers bird flu shots. Some experts say the US should, too

Farmworkers and researchers question why the U.S. government does not offer bird flu vaccination like Finland for those handling dairy cattle. [ more ]
Fast Company
6 days ago
Coronavirus

How the process of selecting live chickens on farms can spread bird flu

The process of killing and disposing of poultry infected with bird flu may pose risks to humans and livestock. [ more ]
Fortune
1 week ago
Coronavirus

Bird flu outbreak at Colorado farm as 5 workers test positive: Experts warn of 'turning point,' call for urgent action

Experts are urging a more aggressive response to bird flu after cases are reported among workers on an egg farm in Colorado, raising concerns about potential pandemic risks. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 week ago
Coronavirus

Four Colorado poultry workers diagnosed with bird flu

Four poultry workers in Colorado diagnosed with mild bird flu symptoms, part of a total of nine US cases, all with direct contact with infected birds. [ more ]
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WIRED
18 hours ago
Coronavirus

How to Buy a Sleep Mask: Fit, Material, and Features to Look For

Sleep masks are essential for promoting better sleep quality and cognitive function. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
1 day ago
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Long COVID risk has decreased but remains significant, study finds

The risk of developing long COVID has decreased but remains present, especially during periods of elevated transmission, affecting millions of people. [ more ]
WIRED
18 hours ago
Coronavirus

How to Buy a Sleep Mask: Fit, Material, and Features to Look For

Sleep masks are essential for promoting better sleep quality and cognitive function. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
1 day ago
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Long COVID risk has decreased but remains significant, study finds

The risk of developing long COVID has decreased but remains present, especially during periods of elevated transmission, affecting millions of people. [ more ]
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The Atlantic
1 day ago
Coronavirus

The Last Thing America Needs Right Now Is Bird Flu

The current strain of bird flu, H5N1, has become a 'super virus' in its spread among animals and poses a potential risk of a human pandemic. [ more ]
QNS
1 day ago
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Medical experts warn of new COVID-19 variants as infection rates grow in New York this summer - QNS

Medical experts warn of new and growing COVID-19 variants across the US. [ more ]
www.dw.com
1 day ago
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COVID-19: German govt. suffers defeat in 'face mask scandal' DW 07/23/2024

Germany's Federal Health Ministry ordered face masks during the COVID-19 pandemic, refused to pay, leading to a ruling that may cost 2.3 billion euros in total. [ more ]
Scary Mommy
1 day ago
Coronavirus

I Finally Tried The Viral TikTok Overnight Collagen Mask - & Wow

Viral TikTok products can be hit or miss, but some, like the Biodance Collagen Mask, live up to the hype and become part of daily routines. [ more ]
BuzzFeed
1 day ago
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Lamorne Morris Jokes Harris Has 1 Key Advantage Against Trump That Biden Didn't

Accusation that Biden faked having COVID-19. [ more ]
New York Post
1 day ago
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Mosquitoes with West Nile confirmed in all five NYC boroughs: officials

Mosquitoes with West Nile virus have been confirmed in all five boroughs of New York City, according to city health officials.
Los Angeles Times
2 days ago
Coronavirus

Coronavirus in California keeps rising: Wastewater levels worse than last summer

Coronavirus levels in California's wastewater are rapidly spreading, even surpassing last summer's peak, indicating the prevalence of highly contagious new variants. [ more ]
Fast Company
2 days ago
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Deadly Listeria outbreak may be linked to deli meats: Map of states, symptoms to watch

CDC is investigating a Listeria outbreak linked to deli meats causing two deaths across 12 states. [ more ]
www.dw.com
2 days ago
Coronavirus

Nipah virus: A recuring, deadly threat in India DW 07/22/2024

The Nipah Virus outbreak in Kerala raises concerns due to its potential to cause severe illness and death, with human-to-human transmission being possible. [ more ]
www.dw.com
2 days ago
Coronavirus

Nipah virus: A recurring, deadly threat in India DW 07/22/2024

Nipah virus outbreak in Kerala, India prompts concern and preventive measures. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
2 days ago
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12-state Listeria outbreak affects deli meats, though CDC has not yet identified brands or stores

Consumers should clean their refrigerators to prevent the spread of listeria after a deli meat outbreak. [ more ]
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www.aljazeera.com
3 days ago
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Has the next pandemic already started?

The world needs to urgently prepare for a potential avian flu pandemic. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 week ago
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Verdict due on impact of Brexit and austerity on Covid-19 response

Austerity and Brexit's impact on the UK's Covid readiness to be revealed in the inquiry's first verdict, with a focus on transparency and accountability. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
6 days ago
Coronavirus

The Guardian view on the Covid inquiry's first report: poor preparation with tragic consequences | Editorial

Politicians and officials in the UK were ill-prepared for a pandemic, with inadequate strategies and lack of consideration for vulnerable groups. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
3 days ago
Coronavirus

Has the next pandemic already started?

The world needs to urgently prepare for a potential avian flu pandemic. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 week ago
Coronavirus

Verdict due on impact of Brexit and austerity on Covid-19 response

Austerity and Brexit's impact on the UK's Covid readiness to be revealed in the inquiry's first verdict, with a focus on transparency and accountability. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
6 days ago
Coronavirus

The Guardian view on the Covid inquiry's first report: poor preparation with tragic consequences | Editorial

Politicians and officials in the UK were ill-prepared for a pandemic, with inadequate strategies and lack of consideration for vulnerable groups. [ more ]
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www.independent.co.uk
3 days ago
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Hunt apologises for Covid failings and admits being part of ministerial groupthink'

Jeremy Hunt apologizes for overpreparing for pandemic flu and neglecting other types of pandemics, admitting to groupthink failure highlighted by the Covid Inquiry. [ more ]
Fast Company
3 days ago
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What we know about how long COVID affects the body

Since 2020, the condition known as long COVID-19 has become a widespread disability affecting the health and quality of life of millions of people across the globe and costing economies billions of dollars in reduced productivity of employees and an overall drop in the workforce.
The Atlantic
2 years ago
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Omicron Is Making America's Bad Jobs Even Worse

Service workers face immense challenges during the pandemic, with low wages, unpredictable schedules, and lack of support. [ more ]
Cbsnews
4 days ago
Coronavirus

More than 2 dozen sickened in deadly multi-state listeria outbreak linked to deli meat, CDC says

Listeria monocytogenes outbreak linked to deli meats affecting multiple states, with severe impacts on vulnerable populations. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
4 days ago
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How is new malaria vaccine drive working in West Africa?

The Ivory Coast has started rolling out the new R21/Matrix-M malaria vaccine with the goal of vaccinating 250,000 children aged newborn to 23 months. [ more ]
New York Post
4 days ago
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Why science should never try to triumph over nature

Scientists conducting research that enhances pathogens pose an existential threat to humanity, echoing the dangers highlighted in the film 'Dr. Strangelove.' [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
4 days ago
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Is Bird Flu Spreading Widely to Farm Workers? A Small Study Offers Some Reassurance

The article discusses the potential for bird flu to infect farm workers and the testing measures in place to monitor its spread. [ more ]
www.npr.org
4 days ago
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The CDC issues a warning after at least 2 deaths in a listeria outbreak linked to deli meat

At least two people have died and dozens more have been hospitalized in connection with a listeria outbreak linked to meat sold at U.S. deli counters, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said.
Greenmedinfo
5 days ago
Coronavirus

The Tables Turn: Pfizer Accused of Misinformation in Landmark Kansas Lawsuit

Pharmaceutical giant Pfizer faces accusations of spreading misinformation about its COVID-19 vaccine, highlighting concerns over transparency and deceptive practices. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
5 days ago
Coronavirus

As Interest in Raw Milk Surges, New Data Sheds Light on a Major Salmonella Outbreak

Unpasteurized milk from Raw Farm caused a salmonella outbreak affecting 171 people in California, highlighting risks of consuming raw dairy products. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
5 days ago
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Extreme heat may be crucial factor in human spread of bird flu

Extreme heat contributed to the spread of bird flu in Colorado, affecting workers' ability to wear PPE and handle infected birds. [ more ]
www.dw.com
4 months ago
Coronavirus

Polio: All you need to know about the viral disease DW 03/14/2024

Polio is caused by poliovirus, leading to severe outcomes especially in young children.
Two types of poliovirus exist: wild and vaccine-derived, with different worldwide prevalence. [ more ]
Axios
6 days ago
Coronavirus

German man likely cured of HIV after stem cell transplant in first-of-its kind case

What scientists found "extremely surprising" in this case was the man appeared to be cured "even though the stem cell donor was not immune to the HIV virus," said HIV expert Prof. Christian Gaebler, of the Charité-Universitätsmedizin Berlin, in a statement Thursday.
www.theguardian.com
1 week ago
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Joe Biden tests positive for Covid and cancels campaign event, White House says

Joe Biden has tested positive for Covid-19, causing him to cancel a speaking engagement and isolate in Delaware while continuing his duties. [ more ]
#vaccination
Ars Technica
6 days ago
Coronavirus

Long COVID rates have declined, especially among the vaccinated, study finds

Rates of long COVID have declined from 10.4% to 3.5% across different vaccination eras. [ more ]
Newsday
1 week ago
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2 measles cases at Brooklyn shelter for migrants lead to quarantine

Measles outbreak in NYC migrant shelter leads to quarantine, majority immune. Vaccines crucial to prevent spread. [ more ]
Ars Technica
6 days ago
Coronavirus

Long COVID rates have declined, especially among the vaccinated, study finds

Rates of long COVID have declined from 10.4% to 3.5% across different vaccination eras. [ more ]
Newsday
1 week ago
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2 measles cases at Brooklyn shelter for migrants lead to quarantine

Measles outbreak in NYC migrant shelter leads to quarantine, majority immune. Vaccines crucial to prevent spread. [ more ]
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Nature
1 week ago
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Long COVID lung damage linked to immune system response

Inhibiting the protein IFN-γ associated with chronic inflammation improved lung health in mice with COVID-19. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
6 days ago
Coronavirus

A Daily Pill to Prevent S.T.I.s? It May Work, Scientists Say.

A daily dose of a widely used antibiotic can prevent some STIs, offering a potential new solution to the escalating crisis. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
6 days ago
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What to Know About California's Covid Surge

Rising Covid cases in California can catch people off guard despite the state feeling back to normal. [ more ]
Business Insider
6 days ago
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Joe Biden is taking Paxlovid, even though doctors know it doesn't really work

President Biden tested positive for COVID and is taking the antiviral drug Paxlovid, which recent studies suggest may have limited effectiveness. [ more ]
time.com
1 week ago
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President Biden Has Tested Positive for COVID-19, White House Says

President Joe Biden tests positive for COVID-19. [ more ]
www.bbc.com
1 week ago
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First Covid inquiry report to show UK plan failures

The failures and weaknesses in the UK's pandemic preparations and the need to learn from other successful countries like Taiwan, Singapore, and South Korea. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
6 days ago
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Key findings from the 2023 Covid inquiry reveal UK carousel of chaos'

Key evidence to Covid-19 inquiry in 2023 revealed UK government chaos at pandemic onset. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
6 days ago
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The Covid inquiry report makes it clear: Britain was completely and fatally unprepared | Devi Sridhar

East Asian countries learned from Sars, updating pandemic preparedness, while the UK's complacency led to unpreparedness and preventable deaths during the Covid-19 pandemic. [ more ]
www.bbc.com
6 days ago
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How the UK planned for the wrong pandemic

Baroness Hallett's report highlighted the UK's decade of over-confidence and misguided pandemic preparedness, leading to severe consequences during the Covid-19 crisis. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
1 week ago
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Biden tests positive for COVID, cancels Las Vegas campaign event

President Biden tested positive for COVID-19, experiencing mild symptoms, cancels events, and self-isolates at home in Delaware. [ more ]
www.bbc.com
6 days ago
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UK 'failed citizens' with flawed pandemic plans

Significant flaws in UK pandemic planning led to higher Covid deaths and economic costs.
Report calls for radical reform of systems, criticizes UK's response to the pandemic. [ more ]
euronews
6 days ago
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US President Biden tests positive for COVID

Biden tested positive for COVID-19 amid re-election pressure. [ more ]
#preparedness
www.theguardian.com
6 days ago
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UK Covid-19 inquiry live: report to reveal how Brexit and austerity affected pandemic planning

A pandemic treaty with other countries is essential to collectively defend the planet and prepare for the next global disease threat. [ more ]
www.nature.com
1 week ago
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How Countries Are Preparing for a Potential Bird Flu Pandemic

The spread of avian influenza in cattle poses a potential threat to humans, requiring global surveillance and preparedness. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
6 days ago
Coronavirus

UK Covid-19 inquiry live: report to reveal how Brexit and austerity affected pandemic planning

A pandemic treaty with other countries is essential to collectively defend the planet and prepare for the next global disease threat. [ more ]
www.nature.com
1 week ago
Coronavirus

How Countries Are Preparing for a Potential Bird Flu Pandemic

The spread of avian influenza in cattle poses a potential threat to humans, requiring global surveillance and preparedness. [ more ]
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The Atlantic
1 week ago
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How Risky Is COVID for an 81-Year-Old?

President Joe Biden tested positive for COVID-19 for the third time, emphasizing the ongoing threat of the virus even with vaccination and medical care. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
6 days ago
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Covid inquiry: The key government failings from Baroness Hallett's first report

The Covid inquiry report criticizes the UK government for inadequate planning and preparedness in handling the Coronavirus pandemic. [ more ]
www.npr.org
6 days ago
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Are kids getting routine vaccines? Progress has 'stalled' yet there is some good news

Childhood vaccination rates globally are stalled at 84%, with an increasing number of zero dose children, particularly in conflict zones. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
6 days ago
Coronavirus

U.K. Failed in Handling of Covid Pandemic, Inquiry Finds

Britain's pandemic failures due to lack of preparedness and outdated plans. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
6 days ago
Coronavirus

Biden tests positive for COVID: What we know

US President Joe Biden has tested positive for COVID-19 and has been forced to self-isolate at a critical point in his presidential campaign as more Democrats call for him to stand down over his age.
www.npr.org
1 week ago
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President Biden tested positive for COVID while campaigning in Las Vegas

President Biden has tested positive for COVID in another setback as he battles mounting questions over his ability to lead and defeat Donald Trump in the 2024 White House race.
www.nytimes.com
1 week ago
Coronavirus

Vaccines Significantly Reduce the Risk of Long Covid, Study Finds

Vaccines reduce the risk of developing long Covid, but do not eliminate it entirely. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 week ago
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Bird Flu Is Spreading. Why Aren't More People Getting Tested?

Widespread testing is crucial in combating infectious disease outbreaks to identify and treat infected individuals and monitor close contacts. [ more ]
english.elpais.com
1 week ago
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The enigma of elite HIV controllers: The people with an innate ability to keep the virus at bay

Elite controllers of HIV virus show natural ability to control the infection without medication, offering potential for scientific breakthroughs and pursuit of a functional cure. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 week ago
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Covid Inquiry to report on pandemic preparedness failings live

The UK failed to effectively plan for a pandemic, focusing on influenza rather than coronavirus-like outbreaks. [ more ]
www.npr.org
1 week ago
Coronavirus

Biden tests positive for COVID. It comes at an awkward time in his campaign

President Biden tested positive for COVID-19 while campaigning, causing concerns about his ability to run for a second term. [ more ]
ABC7 San Francisco
1 week ago
Coronavirus

President Joe Biden tests positive for COVID-19, White House says

President Joe Biden tested positive for COVID-19, experiencing mild symptoms, and will self-isolate while continuing to perform his duties. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 week ago
Coronavirus

Biden Tests Positive for Covid

President Biden tested positive for Covid-19 but is vaccinated, boosted, experiencing mild symptoms, and continues to carry out his duties while self-isolating. [ more ]
www.npr.org
1 week ago
Coronavirus

Mpox did not fade away. Africa faces two alarming outbreaks - and lacks vaccines

Deadly mpox outbreak in sub-Saharan Africa has a more virulent strain than in 2022, raising concerns of global spread. [ more ]
Mail Online
1 week ago
Coronavirus

Colorado is rocked by outbreak of H5N1 bird flu - weeks after plague

The CDC is investigating a significant outbreak of avian bird flu among poultry workers in Colorado, with potential for the virus to mutate and become more dangerous. [ more ]
Ars Technica
1 week ago
Coronavirus

Five people infected as bird flu appears to go from cows to chickens to humans

Highly pathogenic avian influenza H5N1 transferred from dairy cows to poultry farm, resulting in human infections in Colorado. [ more ]
Business Insider
1 week ago
Coronavirus

Biden tests positive for COVID-19

President Joe Biden tested positive for COVID-19. [ more ]
www.mediaite.com
1 week ago
Coronavirus

You Are Contagious': CNN Medical Analyst Says It's Surprising' Biden Was Maskless After Testing Positive for Covid

Dr. Reiner expressed surprise at President Biden boarding Air Force One without a mask after testing positive for Covid-19. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
1 week ago
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COVID is rising, but some are cutting corners on safety. Is it making things worse?

People going to work or traveling while sick are contributing to the spread of COVID during the summer. [ more ]
Nature
1 week ago
Coronavirus

Can H5N1 spread through cow sneezes? Experiment offers clues

Infected milk likely driving the outbreak in US [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 week ago
Coronavirus

Woman wins payout after boss coughed in her face during Covid pandemic

A woman won over 26,000 in a case against her former employer for deliberate coughing during the Covid-19 pandemic. [ more ]
Fortune Well
1 week ago
Coronavirus

Almost a dozen people have tested positive for bird flu. What to know about H5N1 disease spread and symptoms

The bird flu outbreak in Colorado has led to several workers at an egg farm testing positive for the disease. [ more ]
London Business News | Londonlovesbusiness.com
1 week ago
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Holidaymakers issued urgent warning over Covid variant - London Business News | Londonlovesbusiness.com

Holidaymakers who are heading to Greece are being advised to wear face masks as there are fears a new Covid variant has struck the country.
Tasting Table
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