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Coronavirus: UK government reveals action plan to combat an outbreak

Coronavirus: UK government reveals actio ...

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The UK is preparing for an outbreak of covid-19Yui Mok/PA Wire/PA Images The coronavirus outbreak could lead to a fifth of workers in the UK staying at home, cause the police to drop low-priority cases and force the National Health Service (NHS) to delay non-urgent care. That is according to a 27-... ...
Coronavirus: Are there two strains and is one more deadly?

Coronavirus: Are there two strains and i ...

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Labs in China have produced covid-19 virus detection kitsALEX PLAVEVSKI/EPA-EFE/Shutterstock Two strains of the new coronavirus are spreading around the world, according to an analysis of 103 cases. But the World Health Organization insists that “there is no evidence that the virus has been changi ...
Coronavirus: Concerns as UK delays release of new case locations

Coronavirus: Concerns as UK delays relea ...

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The UK has set up coronavirus testing areas at hospitalsJames Veysey/Shutterstock The full details of new coronavirus infections in the UK will now be released only once a week. While the number of new cases will be published on a daily basis, the location of these cases will only be reported on a... ...
The WHO is now calling the coronavirus outbreak a pandemic

The WHO is now calling the coronavirus o ...

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Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus is WHO director generalSALVATORE DI NOLFI/EPA-EFE/Shutterstock The World Health Organization today said the covid-19 outbreak caused by coronavirus is now  classed as a pandemic. “In the past two weeks, the number of cases outside China has increased thirteenfold,” said ...