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Live Coronavirus News: World Updates

6 ore 37 min ago
A group of 34 health experts warned about the perils of new U.S. rules on virus data collection. Penn State is requiring students to sign a waiver absolving the university of liability for exposure to the virus on campus.

The Nation Wanted to Eat Out Again. Everyone Has Paid the Price.

Mer, 12/08/2020 - 21:39
Governments and restaurant owners wanted to get back to business. But bars and restaurants have become a focal point for clusters of Covid infections.

With Less Breastfeeding Support, Mothers Are Turning to Online Help

Mer, 12/08/2020 - 19:52
The pandemic has resulted in fewer resources for breastfeeding women, but experts say it’s still crucial to seek guidance.

Texas Has Too Many Cases to Reopen, Governor Warns

Mer, 12/08/2020 - 11:28
Russia approved a vaccine that has yet to complete clinical trials. The White House announced a deal to manufacture 100 million doses of its vaccine candidate. New Zealand returned to a partial lockdown.

Infertility Was Distressing. The Military Made It Even More Complicated.

Mer, 12/08/2020 - 11:00
For service members like me, Tricare health insurance and the limited number of military medical facilities offering fertility treatments add more stress to an already emotional process.

How Russia’s Rushed Covid-19 Vaccine Could Backfire

Mer, 12/08/2020 - 03:03
Vaccines are among the safest medical products in the world — but only because of the intense rigor of the clinical trials that test their safety and effectiveness.

Citrus Flavoring Is Weaponized Against Insect-Borne Diseases

Mer, 12/08/2020 - 02:33
The E.P.A. has approved nootkatone, which is found in cedars and grapefruit. It repels ticks, mosquitoes and other dangerous bugs for hours, but is safe enough to eat.

Russia Approves Coronavirus Vaccine Before Completing Tests

Mer, 12/08/2020 - 00:43
The country became the first in the world to approve a possible vaccine against the virus, despite warnings from the global authorities against cutting corners.

Trump’s Order on Coronavirus Relief Alarms Governors as Stimulus Talks Stall

Mar, 11/08/2020 - 21:15
The Trump administration is ordering schools on Native American reservations to reopen. California’s chief health officer has resigned. The pandemic has now sickened more than 20 million people, according to a Times database.

Murder Charges Over Stillbirth in California Set Off Heated Legal Battle

Mar, 11/08/2020 - 20:57
Can women be prosecuted for murder after a stillbirth? The case of Chelsea Becker in Kings County hinges on the courts’ interpretation of a small subsection in the state’s penal code.

11 Supposedly Fun Things We’ll Never Do the Same Way Again

Mar, 11/08/2020 - 18:43
The pandemic could change unexpected parts of our lives for years to come, experts say.

‘A Smoking Gun’: Infectious Coronavirus Retrieved From Hospital Air

Mar, 11/08/2020 - 18:24
Airborne virus plays a significant role in community transmission, many experts believe. A new study fills in the missing piece: Floating virus can infect cells.

For Doctors of Color, Microaggressions Are All Too Familiar

Mar, 11/08/2020 - 08:30
“They ask you if you’re coming in to take the trash out — stuff they wouldn’t ask a physician who was a white male.”

As U.S.-China Ties Deteriorate, Taiwan’s Importance Grows

Mar, 11/08/2020 - 03:16
The highest-level American visit to Taiwan in decades shows the island’s importance as ties between the United States and China deteriorate.

When Things Aren’t OK With a Child’s Mental Health

Lun, 10/08/2020 - 21:57
Everyone is stressed and anxious now. We have to find and help the children who are hurting most.

At Least 97,000 Children in the U.S. Tested Positive in Last 2 Weeks of July

Lun, 10/08/2020 - 11:23
Trump’s unilateral economic relief actions come under fire. Ohio’s governor urges use of rapid tests, but with caution after his false positive.

Stephen Hahn, F.D.A. Chief, Is Caught Between Scientists and the President

Lun, 10/08/2020 - 11:00
Many medical experts — including members of his own staff — worry about whether Dr. Hahn has the fortitude and political savvy to protect the scientific integrity of the F.D.A. from Mr. Trump.

A Rare Economic Bright Spot in the U.S. Health System: The Vet’s Office

Lun, 10/08/2020 - 11:00
Usually during an economic downturn, people tend to spend less on health care for pets. This time, the opposite is happening.

Should a Study on Pesticides Affect Our Use of Them?

Lun, 10/08/2020 - 11:00
Recent research, which found a link between pyrethroids and deaths from heart disease, highlights the limitations of epidemiological research.

Salmonella Cases Linked to Onions Increase to Nearly 900

Lun, 10/08/2020 - 02:21
Grocery chains, including Publix and Giant Eagle, have recalled onions supplied by Thomson International and products that may contain the onions.