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Here’s the full list of businesses that are allowed to stay...

In the latest move to limit the spread of the coronavirus, Gov. Charlie Baker issued an order Monday morning requiring all “nonessential” businesses in the state to close or operate...

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Why lockdowns can halt the spread of COVID-19

The UK, US, EU and many other countries are currently in some degree of “lockdown,” with restaurants and bars, shops, schools and gyms closed, and citizens required, or at least strongly...

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Nearly 40% of those hospitalized with coronavirus are...

As many spring breakers are still seen ignoring social distancing on the beaches of Florida, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is saying more younger people than initially...

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Report: Radical restrictions for 12-18 months could be ‘the...

When Jason Christie, chief of pulmonary medicine at Penn Medicine, got projections on how many coronavirus patients might soon be flocking to his Philadelphia hospital, he said he felt physically...

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Adams Native Forced to Cancel Wedding Plans

Weddings are being canceled amid the coronavirus pandemic. When Vincent Yancigay got down on one knee and proposed to his girlfriend, Ashleigh Beckwith of Adams, Mass., it was supposed to be...

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An infectious disease expert explains why the new measures...

David Hamer, an infectious disease doctor at Boston Medical Center and professor of Global Health and Medicine at Boston University Schools of Public Health and Medicine, shares what...

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Boost Your Immune System to Fight Viruses

When it comes to fighting coronavirus, you already know that handwashing and avoiding those who may be sick are key precautions. But experts say that boosting your immune system may also give you an...

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Is it allergies, the flu or the coronavirus? How to tell the...

The coronavirus has infected more than 100,000 people worldwide. With all of the news of event cancellations, empty flights and health precautions (wash your hands!), it's natural...

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Second Vermont Coronavirus Patient in Critical Condition

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — The head of Vermont's largest hospital says the second person to be diagnosed with COVID-19 in the state is in critical condition at the University of Vermont Medical...

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Albany County Announces 2 New Cases of Coronavirus

The situation surrounding the coronavirus outbreak is changing by the hour. Despite efforts to slow down the spread - there are now two new cases reported in Albany County. Both of them are linked to...

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