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Fauci warns coronavirus will not ‘disappear’ as cases eclipse 4.5M

Dr. Anthony Fauci, the government’s top infectious disease expert, warned Friday that the coronavirus pandemic won’t end on its own. “I do not believe it would disappear because it’s such a highly transmissible virus, it is unlikely that it’s going to disappear,” Fauci told the House special committee tasked with monitoring the government’s response to… Read More »

As states consider reopening, CDC director warns coronavirus outbreak could be worse this winter

“There’s a possibility that the assault of the virus on our nation next winter will actually be even more difficult than the one we just went through,” CDC Director Dr. Robert Redfield said in an interview with The Washington Post. “And when I’ve said this to others, they kind of put their head back, they… Read More »

WHO warns of global shortage of medical equipment to fight coronavirus

WASHINGTON/GENEVA (Reuters) – The World Health Organization (WHO) on Tuesday warned of a global shortage and price gouging for protective equipment to fight the fast-spreading coronavirus and asked companies and governments to increase production by 40% as the death toll from the respiratory illness mounted. An employee in a drug store wraps protective face masks,… Read More »

That puppy in the window could make you sick as a dog, U.S. health agency warns

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Beware of dog, especially the cute puppies in pet store windows, U.S. health officials warn. FILE PHOTO: A French Bulldog puppy yawns at the American Kennel Club (AKC) in New York January 31, 2014. REUTERS/Eric Thayer/File Photo A bacteria resistant to common antibiotics has sickened 30 people this year, sending four… Read More »