Daily Archives: March 15, 2020

Spain, on Lockdown, Weighs Liberties Against Containing Coronavirus

Spain, on Lockdown, Weighs Liberties Against Containing Coronavirus

MADRID — The scene is becoming all too familiar, and now it has gripped Spain: Streets are empty, shops are shuttered, families are cloistered at home and the numbers of those infected with the coronavirus, and those who have died, are growing. Spain — like Italy and France to varying …

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Nunes Encourages People to Dine Out as Experts Urge Them to Stay Home

Nunes Encourages People to Dine Out as Experts Urge Them to Stay Home

Representative Devin Nunes, a California Republican, on Sunday encouraged healthy people to dine out at restaurants, contradicting public health advisories that strongly encouraged social distancing and discouraged Americans from attending mass gatherings. In an appearance on Fox News, Mr. Nunes said Americans should stop fighting over groceries and toilet paper. …

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5 Ways to Help Your Community Combat Coronavirus (While Still Social Distancing)

5 Ways to Help Your Community Combat Coronavirus (While Still Social Distancing)

The number of coronavirus cases in the United States is ticking steadily upward, and with it are Americans’ collective anxiety levels. But stockpiling massive caches of toilet paper and bottled water for insular forts will only lead to more shortages and more stress. Instead, the best way for us all …

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Tyson Fury could face fresh Ukad investigation over farmer’s meat claim | Sport

The UK Anti-Doping Agency is poised to launch an investigation into allegations that a member of Tyson Fury’s team offered a farmer £25,000 to provide a false alibi after the heavyweight champion failed a drugs test in 2015. Fury, the WBC heavyweight champion, and his cousin Hughie, both blamed their …

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British athlete calls on IOC to postpone 2020 Tokyo Olympics | Sport

Guy Learmonth says athletes would appreciate a delayed Games

The International Olympic Committee must act decisively by postponing the Tokyo 2020 Games because of the impact of the coronavirus pandemic, a British athlete has told the Guardian. Guy Learmonth, who captained the GB team at the European Indoor Championships last year and is hoping to be picked in the …

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Castleford cast off ‘eerie feeling’ to defeat St Helens | Sport

For 80 minutes at least everything felt normal. The roar when Derrell Olpherts scored a sensational one-handed try was what one would expect in this part of the world. The rendition of Sweet Caroline which accompanies every Castleford Tigers victory was, for anyone who has heard it before, routine. But …

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Coronavirus Is a Pandemic: What That Means

News Picture: WHO Declares Coronavirus a Pandemic, as U.S. Cases Top 1,000

Latest Infectious Disease News By Robin Foster and E.J. MundellHealthDay Reporters WEDNESDAY, March 11, 2020 (HealthDay News) — The World Health Organization on Wednesday officially declared the coronavirus outbreak sweeping the globe a pandemic. “WHO has been assessing this outbreak around the clock and we are deeply concerned …

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Horse racing in England and Wales set to be run behind closed doors | Sport

British racing is likely to go behind closed doors from later this week, initially until the end of March but potentially for much longer, following a recommendation of the industry’s Covid-19 working party which will be considered on Monday by racing’s senior executives. Possible changes to the fixture list will …

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‘Love Hormone’ May Help Those With Anorexia

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Latest Mental Health News THURSDAY, March 13, 2014 (HealthDay News) — A small, preliminary study hints that a hormone connected to positive feelings could help ease obsessions with food and obesity in people with anorexia. “Patients with anorexia have a range of social difficulties, which often start in …

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