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‘I’m very concerned’: Doctor on Idaho’s coronavirus task force worried about continued surge in cases

A recent White House report lists Idaho as one of 18 “red zone” states for COVID-19. Hear what a doctor on the state coronavirus task force had to say about it. BOISE, Idaho — Idaho has made its way into a White House report, but it’s not for a good reason. A report was compiled […]

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WHO officials worried about rapidly spreading coronavirus outbreaks in the Americas

The World Health Organization said Tuesday that it’s worried about the rapidly worsening outbreaks in the Americas, as Brazil and the U.S. continue to face surges in coronavirus cases. Without mentioning the United States by name, WHO officials indicated that they are worried about the country’s current surge in coronavirus cases. “Not only Brazil, but […]

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Biden Hits Trump’s Coronavirus Response: ‘He’s Worried About Looking Bad’

WASHINGTON — Former Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr. on Thursday laced into President Trump, condemning him for saying he ordered a slowdown of coronavirus testing and comparing the sitting president to a whiny child. “He admitted telling people, and I quote, ‘You have to slow the testing down, slow it down please,’” said Mr. […]

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Texas coronavirus hospitalizations have some health leaders worried

As the number of patients hospitalized with the coronavirus has reached record highs 12 days in a row, Gov. Greg Abbott and other health officials have stressed that the state has “abundant” capacity to care for them. Statewide, there were 14,260 available hospital beds and nearly 1,500 intensive care unit beds as of Tuesday. But […]

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Michiganders worried about a second wave of coronavirus

LANSING – As restaurants and bars in southern and central Michigan reopen Monday, most Michigan residents are worried about a second wave of the coronavirus and satisfied with the pace at which Gov. Gretchen Whitmer is restarting the economy, according to a new poll commissioned by the Free Press. Michiganders are divided on when students should return […]

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Worried about coronavirus while having sex? Wear a mask, says a new study

By Scottie Andrew | CNN Practice social distancing, wear a mask, wash your hands (for at least 20 seconds) — the recommendations to prevent coronavirus are a familiar refrain to most Americans. There’s little guidance, though, when it comes to sex in the age of Covid-19. So three Harvard physicians examined the likelihood of coronavirus […]

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Is daycare essential? Centers worried they won’t reopen

This story about child care services was produced by The Hechinger Report, a nonprofit, independent news organization focused on inequality and innovation in education. Sign up for the Hechinger newsletter. MaryLou Beaver loves her job. She’s spent her 35-year career teaching preschoolers, and now she directs her own child care center. “I’m home,” said Beaver, […]

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