Friday, September 18

Tag: Respiratory Conditions

‘We’re not hungry, we need masks’ says Australian doctor on coronavirus frontline

‘We’re not hungry, we need m ...

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SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australian hospital workers on the coronavirus frontline say they daily receive letters of thanks, some people even bring them pizzas, but what they really need is proper respiratory face masks to replace faulty and homemade face shields. FILE PHOTO: A healthcare professional w... ...
Explainer: ‘Lockdown’, Japan-style: Pressure to conform, not penalties for non-compliance

Explainer: ‘Lockdown’, Japan ...

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TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is poised to declare a state of emergency over the coronavirus, giving governors stronger legal authority to urge people to stay home and businesses to close. Pedestrians wearing protective face masks, following an outbreak of the coronavirus d... ...
Spain’s coronavirus death toll slows further on Monday

Spain’s coronavirus death toll slo ...

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MADRID (Reuters) - The pace of Spain’s coronavirus deaths slowed again on Monday as 637 patients died overnight, taking the total to 13,055, the government said. Though Spain has the second-highest death toll in the world after Italy, the number of deaths each day has been falling since Thursday’s ...
Factbox: Latest on the spread of the coronavirus around the world

Factbox: Latest on the spread of the cor ...

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(Reuters) - Global cases of the new coronavirus have shot past 1 million with more than 54,000 fatalities, a Reuters tally showed on Friday, as death tolls soared in the United States and western Europe while the world economy nosedived. FILE PHOTO: Fake blood is seen in test tubes labelled with ... ...