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Long Covid: Who is more likely to get it?
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Long Covid: Who is more likely to get it?

Old age and having a wide range of initial symptoms increase the risk of “long Covid”, say scientists. The study, seen by the BBC, estimates one in 20 people are sick for least eight weeks.The research at King’s College London also showed being female, excess weight and asthma raised the risk. The aim is to […]

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Covid Cases rise again at Notre Dame after parties; police say mayor threatened over mask mandate; Vatican guards test positive
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Covid Cases rise again at Notre Dame after parties; police say mayor threatened over mask mandate; Vatican guards test positive

The U.S. recorded more than 69,000 new cases Friday for the first time since July, and updated virus projections are bringing the long-feared “winter surge” of COVID-19 cases into focus as health experts warn an increasing number of infections in the U.S. will soon mean more deaths. The University of Washington’s Institute for Health Metrics […]

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New COVID-19 restrictions enforced in Europe as  cases surge
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New COVID-19 restrictions enforced in Europe as cases surge

As several countries reported record daily case rises this week, new measures have been put in place to ensure safety in many countries. Among the new rules are wider mask mandates, restrictions on social gatherings and curbs to the hospitality industry, just months after the spread of infection was seemingly under control and restrictions were […]

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Coronavirus: India overtakes Brazil in Covid-19 cases
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Coronavirus: India overtakes Brazil in Covid-19 cases

India has now recorded more than 90,000 new cases of Covid-19 in the past 24 hours, taking its total above that of Brazil. The country now has the second-largest number of confirmed cases in the world, 4,204,613. It has reported 71,642 deaths, the third-highest in the world. The surge in reported infections has mostly come […]

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USA passes six million Covid-19 cases
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USA passes six million Covid-19 cases

SOURCE: BBC The US has now surpassed six million cases of Covid-19 – almost a quarter of the world’s total, according to data collated by Johns Hopkins University. It said the country added one million new infections in less than a month. More than 183,000 people have now died. In the UK, France and Spain, […]

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Building resilience in children: back to school during a pandemic TOPSHOT - Children respect social distancing rules as they enter the Petri primary school in Dortmund, western Germany, on May 7, 2020, as the school reopens for some pupils following lockdown due to the new coronavirus Covid-19 pandemic. - The primary schools in the western federal state of North Rhine-Westphalia reopened as planned for fourth-graders. (Photo by Ina FASSBENDER / AFP) (Photo by INA FASSBENDER/AFP via Getty Images)
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Building resilience in children: back to school during a pandemic

source hlntoledo It is the question every parent is asking: “Will my kids go back to school this fall?” It is possible that schools may reopen for on-campus learning, continue with remote learning, or even incorporate the two models into a novel curriculum hybrid. With so many diverse possibilities, it’s nearly impossible to know how […]

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