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Chinese regulator promises to help firms resume work amid virus outbreak

Feb 16, 2020 , Reuters
China's market regulator announced on Saturday policies to encourage companies to resume work amid a coronavirus outbreak, saying it would accelerate the approval process for production licenses....
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Another 70 people test positive for coronavirus on ship in Japan

Feb 16, 2020 , Reuters
Another 70 people on board a quarantined cruise ship in Japan have tested positive for the coronavirus, bringing the total number of cases from the vessel to 355, Japanese health minister Katsunobu Kato said on Sunday....
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Hundreds march in Hong Kong against potential coronavirus quarantine clinics

Feb 16, 2020 , Reuters
Hundreds of anti-government protesters marched in multiple Hong Kong neighborhoods on Saturday against government plans to potentially turn some buildings into coronavirus quarantine centers, demanding full closure of the mainland China border....
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The White House doesn't trust China's coronavirus numbers — here's why

Feb 16, 2020 , CNBC Health
U.S. mistrust of China goes as far back as the 1950s, when national authorities set unrealistic production quotas that led local officials to inflate...
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Japan coordinating with U.S. on departure of Americans from ship

Feb 16, 2020 , Reuters
Japan said on Saturday it was coordinating with the U.S. government for American citizens to leave the quarantined cruise ship Diamond Princess and return home on U.S.-chartered flights....
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China will build a complete epidemic emergency response system: CCTV

Feb 16, 2020 , Reuters
China will build a national supply and purchase system for emergency supplies as well as a complete epidemic emergency response system, state broadcaster CCTV reported on Friday, citing comments made by Chinese President Xi Jinping....
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New Chinese coronavirus cases show slight fall; Chinese tourist dies in France

Feb 16, 2020 , Reuters
The number of new cases of a coronavirus in China fell slightly on Sunday, more than three weeks after the outbreak's epicenter was locked down, and a Chinese tourist died from the virus in France, the first fatality in Europe....
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First coronavirus death confirmed in Europe, French health minister says

Feb 16, 2020 , CNBC Health
France has 11 confirmed cases of the illness, with more than 63,800 cases around the world, the vast majority of which are in...
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U.S. to evacuate American citizens aboard quarantined cruise ship in Japan: WSJ

Feb 15, 2020 , Reuters
The U.S. State Department will evacuate some American citizens and their families aboard the Diamond Princess cruise ship, the biggest cluster of coronavirus infections outside China, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday....
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Georgia Senate Bill Aims To Regulate Pharmacy Middlemen To Achieve Lower Medication Prices

Feb 15, 2020 , Kaiser Health News
But pharmacy benefit managers argued at hearings this week that measure SB 313 will only increase profits for independent pharmacy. Other news is on an emergency measure for free insulin in Minnesota and a potential new...
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Physician on Boosting Sex With Foods: Keep an Open Mind

Feb 15, 2020 , RxList
If your Valentine's Day plans include something a little more interactive than settling in with a meta-analysis and a highlighter, Niket Sonpal, MD, suggests you might want to make a grocery run for a few key...
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State Highlights: LA Mayor Works With Trump Administration To Pave Way For Homeless Beds; Baltimore Mayor Kept Reselling Same ‘Healthy Holly’ Books For Profit In Illegal Scheme

Feb 15, 2020 , Kaiser Health News
Media outlets report on news from California, Maryland, Alabama, Florida, New Hampshire, Minnesota, Massachusetts, Arizona, Tennessee, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Oregon and...
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The Promising Outlook Of Wearable Technology For Diabetes Management

Feb 15, 2020 , Forbes
Wearable technology may potentially change the landscape of diabetes...
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Physician on Boosting Sex With Foods

Feb 15, 2020 , eMedicine Health
Physician on Boosting Sex With Foods: Keep an Open...
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Common Drugs Might Help Prevent Death From a 'Broken Heart'

Feb 15, 2020 , MedicineNet
Title: Common Drugs Might Help Prevent Death From a 'Broken Heart'Category: Health NewsCreated: 2/13/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/14/2020 12:00:00...
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Advocates Cheer Growing Trend Allowing Babies In Workplace Even In States Where Family Leave Is Available

Feb 15, 2020 , Kaiser Health News
Bosses and co-workers have to support the idea, but due to multiple financial factors young families face, including the high costs of child care, parents are learning that toting junior to the office can be very rewarding. Public health news is on transgender treatments, sex-linked cancers, rare diseases, aging population boom, weight loss drug danger, measles, STDs screenings, clock switching, coffee habits, chronic fatigue, gene-editing technology and air pollution, as...
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US health officials will check patients with flu-like symptoms for coronavirus

Feb 15, 2020 , CNBC Health
Those program will begin in Los Angeles, San Francisco, Seattle, Chicago and New York...
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Alzheimer’s Research UK seeks to improve early detection of disease with new global project

Feb 15, 2020 lpostelnicu@himss.org (Leontina Postelnicu), Mobile Health News
The initiative will aim to attract up to £100m in investment by 2030 to support these...
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'Beware of scammers': Singapore warns of crooks trying to take advantage of coronavirus fears

Feb 15, 2020 , CNBC Health
The Singapore government is warning of scam calls made under the pretext of epidemiological investigation as the city-state seeks to contain the spread of the...
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U.S. health officials to start testing for coronavirus in five states

Feb 15, 2020 , Reuters
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Friday it will start testing for the rapidly spreading coronavirus that originated in China through its existing seasonal influenza surveillance system in five states....
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