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The Centers for Disease Control says that it’s only a matter of time before the coronavirus spreads in the U.S., warning Americans to prepare for a “severe disruption” in daily life. NBC’s Tom Costello reports for TODAY from Washington.» Subscribe to TODAY: http://on.today.com/SubscribeToTODAY» Watch the latest from TODAY: http://bit.ly/LatestTODAYAbout: TODAY brings you the latest headlines…

Am 26.02.2020 veröffentlichtA fifth case of the coronavirus illness COVID-19 has been confirmed in Ontario. The woman in her 60s, who had been in Iran recently, went to hospital in Toronto on Monday. »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: http://bit.ly/1RreYWSConnect with CBC News Online:For breaking news, video, audio and in-depth coverage: http://bit.ly/1Z0m6iXFind CBC…

123RF (Torwai Suebsri) It’s a frightening time to be breathing. With one of the deadliest flu seasons, the rapid spread of Coronavirus, and with the warning from the Centers for Disease Control that America should prepare for an outbreak here, it’s a smart time to get an N95 mask or respirator so you can breathe…

Covid-19 has spread to countries like Italy, Israel, South Korea, Austria, Switzerland, Croatia and Iran. In fact, healthcare officials have hinted that the virus has potential to be a global pandemic, which is enough to scare investors.In the United States, the market has been witnessing turmoil, enough to push major benchmarks to close in the…

Photo: Chalabala (iStock)Burning QuestionsBurning QuestionsBurning Questions is The Takeout’s Q&A feature that satiates your food and drink curiositiesBeing a pet owner means you ought to have “sucker” tattooed on your forehead. Unlike people with actual human children, you don’t have to worry about preparing your charge to live as an independent adult in human society.…

As the deadly new coronavirus continues to spread around the world, a scientist has released a list of items to collect in case COVID-19 is declared a pandemic—but stressed that people should not panic buy or hoard.Virologist Ian Mackay, adjunct Associate Professor at the University of Queensland, Australia, wrote in a blog post that, as…

A patient kept getting kicked off liver transplant waiting lists for alcohol abuse. But she wasn’t drinking, her bladder was making the alcohol – CNN

Health officials were scrambling to track the man’s movements after his infection was confirmed.Brazilians returning from Wuhan, China, on Feb. 9 were placed in quarantine. Everyone on that flight was given a clean bill of health.Credit…Andressa Anholete/Getty ImagesFeb. 26, 2020Updated 12:55 p.m. ETRIO DE JANEIRO — A 61-year-old man from São Paulo who returned recently…

Facebook is banning ads that promise to cure, prevent, or otherwise incite panic around COVID-19, the disease caused by the new coronavirus, the company has confirmed in a statement first given to Business Insider. The company added that it has similar policies for its Marketplace platform where Facebook users can buy and sell items. In…

Image copyright PA Media Tests for coronavirus are being increased to include people displaying flu-like symptoms at 100 GP surgeries and eight hospitals across the UK.The tests will provide an “early warning” if the virus is spreading, Public Health England’s Prof Paul Cosford said.It comes as oil firm Chevron asked 300 London staff to work…