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April 9, 2020 — A roundup of the latest news about COVID-19

Projected death tolls were lowered — with a caveat. Race plays a role in who dies, and the pandemic may have the power to stop wars. Here’s the latest on coronavirus in the U.S. and around the

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U.S. spends Easter Sunday on lockdown as COVID-19 death toll tops 21,300

NEW YORK/CHICAGO (Reuters) – Americans spent Easter Sunday on lockdown as the U.S. toll from the novel coronavirus pandemic surpassed 21,300 deaths and more than half a million confirmed cases.

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Is COVID-19 in the Water?

April 9, 2020 — When Gov. Brian Kemp of Georgia issued his state’s stay-at-home order, it included an exemption that surprised many: He declared all the beaches in the state open, overruling

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U.S. CDC reports 525,704 coronavirus cases, 20,486 deaths

(Reuters) – The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Sunday reported 525,704 cases of the coronavirus, an increase of 33,288 cases from its previous count, and said the number

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Broad coronavirus testing crucial in lifting restrictions: U.S. experts

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States needs to ramp up testing for the coronavirus as the White House considers when and how to lift stay-at-home restrictions and lockdowns triggered by the

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COVID-19 Shouldn’t Sideline Med Students

What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: APRIL 08, 2020 — COVID-19 has shaken up everyone in medicine, from experienced doctors to those still in training.

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With 20,500 coronavirus deaths, U.S. spends Easter Sunday on lockdown

(Reuters) – Americans spent Sunday on lockdown as the U.S. toll from the novel coronavirus pandemic surpassed 20,500 deaths and more than half a million confirmed cases over the Easter weekend.

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COVID-19 Breast Cancer Patient Triage Guidelines (CPBCC)

What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: APRIL 08, 2020 — The guideline on COVID-19–related triage of patients with breast cancer was released on March

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Moscow restricts Easter week church service as coronavirus cases mount

Ambulances queue before driving onto the adjacent territory of a local hospital amid the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic in Khimki outside Moscow, Russia April 11, 2020. REUTERS/Tatyana Makeyeva MOSCOW

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Bangladesh announces coronavirus farm relief package, India seen extending lockdown

DHAKA/NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Bangladesh on Sunday announced a relief package worth about $1.7 billion to help farmers struggling because of restrictions imposed to stem the spread of the coronavirus,

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