Scientists urge WHO to acknowledge virus can spread in air
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Scientists urge WHO to acknowledge virus can spread in air

More than 200 scientists have called for the World Health Organization and others to acknowledge that the coronavirus can spread in the air

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AIDS report: Kids are lagging and COVID-19 is harming care
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AIDS report: Kids are lagging and COVID-19 is harming care

New numbers on the global AIDS epidemic are showing some big successes, but also some tragic failures

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Bill would grant emergency powers to Hawaii health director

The Hawaii state health director could declare a public health emergency, order quarantine and contact tracing, and temporarily close schools and businesses through a measure under consideration by lawmakers

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Cancer researchers in Maine awarded grant of $1.9 million

The National Cancer Institute has awarded a grant of nearly $2 million to Maine Medical Center Research Institute to look into how  fat cells cause tumor cells to resist current treatments

Virus, Floyd death merge in brutal blow to Black well-being
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Virus, Floyd death merge in brutal blow to Black well-being

The coronavirus pandemic has made it even more difficult to manage chronic diseases such as diabetes and high blood pressure, diseases that disproportionately affect Black people

UK pays tribute to National Health Service on 72nd birthday
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UK pays tribute to National Health Service on 72nd birthday

People across the U.K. joined in a round of applause to celebrate the 72nd anniversary of the formation of the free-to-use National Health Service, undoubtedly the country’s most cherished institution

Virus, Floyd death merge in brutal blow to Black well-being
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Virus, Floyd death merge in brutal blow to Black well-being

The coronavirus pandemic has made it even more difficult to manage chronic diseases such as diabetes and high blood pressure, diseases that disproportionately affect Black people

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Adams County adds eight COVID cases

The number of COVID-19 cases continues to increase in Adams County.

NBA emphasizes mental health as teams await Disney 'bubble'
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NBA emphasizes mental health as teams await Disney 'bubble'

The resumption of the NBA season during the coronavirus pandemic is making mental health a priority

MLS players balance health history with virus risk
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MLS players balance health history with virus risk

The majority of Major League Soccer players will be taking part when the league resumes play next week with a tournament in Florida