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No Staff COVID-19 Diagnoses After Plan at Chinese Cancer Center

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What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: APRIL 02, 2020 — No staff members or patients were diagnosed with COVID-19 after “strict protective measures” for screening and managing patients were implemented at the National Cancer Center/Cancer Hospital, Chinese Academy of Sciences, in Beijing, according to a report published online April …

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COVID-19 Shifts Telehealth to the Center of Cardiology

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What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: MARCH 24, 2020 — The test-driven world of cardiovascular medicine is rapidly shifting to remote hands-off telemedicine to keep patients and their physicians safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. During a recent telehealth webinar, Ami Bhatt, MD, director of the adult congenitalheartdisease program, Massachusetts General …

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Cowboys’ All-Pro center Travis Frederick retires at 29 after nerve disorder | Sport

Cowboys' All-Pro center Travis Frederick retires at 29 after nerve disorder | Sport

Travis Frederick has retired from the NFL at 29, saying he “could no longer perform at my highest level” even though he went to his fifth Pro Bowl last season after recovering from Guillain-Barré syndrome. “Each day, I faced a struggle: I could no longer perform at my highest level,” …

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China’s Leader Tours Center of Coronavirus Epidemic, Signaling Confidence

China’s Leader Tours Center of Coronavirus Epidemic, Signaling Confidence

China’s powerful leader, Xi Jinping, toured the city at the center of a now global epidemic on Tuesday for the first time since the coronavirus outbreak began, hoping to demonstrate that his government was containing a crisis that tarnished his image at home and abroad. Wearing a blue mask, Mr. …

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Coronavirus Live Updates: China’s Xi Jinping Visits Outbreak’s Center in Sign of Confidence

Coronavirus Live Updates: China’s Xi Jinping Visits Outbreak’s Center in Sign of Confidence

China’s leader, Xi Jinping, visits Wuhan for the first time since the outbreak erupted there. The Chinese leader Xi Jinping arrived on Tuesday in Wuhan, visiting the center of the global coronavirus epidemic for the first time since the outbreak began and sending a powerful signal that the government believes …

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Grand Princess arrives in an anxious Oakland, now at the center of coronavirus fight

Grand Princess arrives in an anxious Oakland, now at the center of coronavirus fight

After days in coronavirus limbo, the Grand Princess cruise ship arrived at the Port of Oakland on Monday — and suddenly the city found itself at the center of a public health emergency. Gov. Gavin Newsom has said aggressive steps have been taken to get the passengers off the boat …

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This nursing home is at the center of Washington’s coronavirus. Here’s what one first responder saw there

Families of Kirkland nursing home residents in quarantine after coronavirus outbreak demand more answers

Just three staff members reported to Life Care Center in Kirkland, Washington, between Tuesday night and Wednesday morning to serve about 90 residents, a first responder familiar with the situation told CNN. Still, neither the King County Health Department nor the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention sent personnel Thursday …

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‘Volatile and unpredictable’: Life Care Center speaks publicly for the first time since COVID-19 outbreak

'Volatile and unpredictable': Life Care Center speaks publicly for the first time since COVID-19 outbreak

The Life Care Center in Kirkland provided insight into the location where most of Washington’s COVID-19 deaths have come from. It’s the first time the company has communicated publicly about the coronavirus outbreak. “Our experience with this so far is that this virus has been shown to be volatile and …

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Coronavirus: Washington state at center of US outbreak as 18 cases confirmed | World news

Washington state has found itself at the center of the US coronavirus outbreak with health officials on Monday confirming 18 cases, including six deaths, many of them linked to a nursing home in the Seattle area. A man and a woman in their 70s, who had underlying health conditions and …

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Nursing home in Seattle area at the center of US coronavirus outbreak

Nursing home outbreak spotlights coronavirus risk in elder care facilities

Officials there also say they aren’t accepting any more patients and on-site visits from family and friends aren’t allowed either. Four people with ties to the facility have died, making it now the epicenter of the novel coronavirus outbreak in the US. County and federal health investigators are trying to …

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