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China hints at denying Americans life-saving coronavirus drugs

China hints at denying Americans life-saving coronavirus drugs

Now that the number of new people infected with the coronavirus in China is slowing down, the country’s Communist Party
Untraceable coronavirus cells emerge in three countries amid pandemic

Untraceable coronavirus cells emerge in three countries amid pandemic

Untraceable coronavirus cells have emerged in three countries — and health officials say the elusive strands could be the first
Washington State Monitoring 712 People for Coronavirus Symptoms

Washington State Monitoring 712 People for Coronavirus Symptoms

Hundreds of people in Washington state are under public health supervision for the novel coronavirus, state officials said on Feb.
China’s Mandatory Vaccination Law Went Into Effect on December 1, 2019

China’s Mandatory Vaccination Law Went Into Effect on December 1, 2019

Could the Coronavirus Outbreak be a Vaccine Experiment Gone Bad? On June 29, 2019, the National People’s Congress Standing Committee
Coronavirus up to 20 times more likely than Sars to bind to human cells

Coronavirus up to 20 times more likely than Sars to bind to human cells

The deadly new coronavirus is up to 20 times more likely to bind to human cell receptors and cause infection
German firms Bayer and BASF fight $265m US fine over weedkiller

German firms Bayer and BASF fight $265m US fine over weedkiller

German chemical giant Bayer is to appeal against a Missouri court’s award of $265m (£203m) to a US peach grower
Coronavirus Also Affects The Male Reproductive System

Coronavirus Also Affects The Male Reproductive System

In December 2019 and January 2020, novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) – infected pneumonia (NCIP) occurred in Wuhan, and has already posed
‘Second Wave’ Of Dangerous Flu Hitting New York, Pediatric Deaths On The Rise

‘Second Wave’ Of Dangerous Flu Hitting New York, Pediatric Deaths On The Rise

The state may be facing the worst flu season on record, with more than 17,000 new flu cases confirmed just
Wildfire smoke may cause life-long harm

Wildfire smoke may cause life-long harm

Smoke from wildfires may have long-term health effects, according to US research on juvenile monkeys. An analysis shows that their
Coronavirus: Are cruise ships really floating Petri dishes?

Coronavirus: Are cruise ships really floating Petri dishes?

The largest coronavirus outbreak outside mainland China is not in a country, but on a cruise ship. It’s been more
Never-before-seen extinct species of human found lurking in genes of today’s West Africans

Never-before-seen extinct species of human found lurking in genes of today’s West Africans

A new study comparing the genomes of 405 West African people to Neanderthal and Denisovan sequences has revealed the “ghost”
Food giant to stop advertising ice cream to children

Food giant to stop advertising ice cream to children

Food giant Unilever has vowed to stop marketing its products to children in order to tackle rising obesity rates. The
IMAGES: What New Coronavirus Looks Like Under The Microscope

IMAGES: What New Coronavirus Looks Like Under The Microscope

The images of the current outbreak of the new coronavirus have so far been very human: air travelers wearing masks,
Chinatown restaurants suffering amid fear of coronavirus

Chinatown restaurants suffering amid fear of coronavirus

CHINATOWN, Manhattan (WABC) — It’s an unlikely victim of the coronavirus – restaurants in Chinatown and other Asian neighborhoods are
Kellogg to Phase Out Preharvest Glyphosate Use

Kellogg to Phase Out Preharvest Glyphosate Use

In a major victory that could signal the beginning of the end for the use of glyphosate as a preharvest
Chinese Asked To Report Family Members Showing Coronavirus Signs

Chinese Asked To Report Family Members Showing Coronavirus Signs

A Chinese doctor who issued one of the first warnings about the coronavirus outbreak has died from the virus. More
U.S. expands use of coronavirus diagnostic test

U.S. expands use of coronavirus diagnostic test

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday granted emergency use approval for state public health laboratories to start testing
H5N8: Saudi Arabia reports outbreak of HIGHLY pathogenic bird flu virus

H5N8: Saudi Arabia reports outbreak of HIGHLY pathogenic bird flu virus

An outbreak of a particularly contagious bird flu virus has been reported in Saudi Arabia, the World Organization for Animal