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New Coronavirus Rules For Travellers Arriving In England Come Into Force On Friday (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 12/01/2021 11:54:11

New rules that will require international travellers to test negative for coronavirus before arriving in England will come into force from Friday.From 4am on January 15, passengers arriving in England...

World ushers in New Year under Covid shadow (source — www.thesundaily.my) 01/01/2021 03:38:17

THE world ushered in the New Year with pandemic controls muting celebrations for billions of people eager to bid farewell to a virus-ridden 2020.After a grinding year that has seen at least 1.7 millio...

World to mark locked-down New Year’s Eve (source — www.thesundaily.my) 31/12/2020 09:31:38

THE world readied to usher in the New Year Thursday, with pandemic controls muting celebrations for billions of people eager to bid virus-ridden 2020 farewell.After a grinding year that has seen at le...

Covid Means I Can't See My Partner In Prison. It’s Been Torture (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 02/12/2020 09:00:25

England may be finishing its second national lockdown, but for many families like mine, the first lockdown never really ended. That’s because my partner, Chris, is awaiting trial – on drug...

Covid Means I Can't See My Partner In Prison. It’s Torture (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 02/12/2020 09:00:25

England may be finishing its second national lockdown, but for many families like mine, the first lockdown never really ended. That’s because my partner, Chris, is awaiting trial – on drug...

These Countries Are On The UK's Travel Quarantine Exemption List (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 24/11/2020 09:55:08

There has been a flurry of positive announcements in the battle against coronavirus in recent days, most notably the prospect of a third vaccine being distributed within a matter of weeks. And th...

10 Totally Relaxing Nature Live Feeds To Take Your Mind Off Things (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 18/11/2020 09:00:21

If you’re struggling for relax-spiration, you’ve come to the right place.The past year has been stressful to say the least – and all that cortisol floating around our systems isn&rsq...

10 Totally Relaxing Nature Live Feeds To Help Take Your Mind Off Things (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 18/11/2020 09:00:21

If you’re struggling for relax-spiration, you’ve come to the right place.The past year has been stressful to say the least – and all that cortisol floating around our systems isn&rsq...

What Happens To Trump After Biden’s US Election Win? (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 07/11/2020 19:38:03

After a turbulent four years in the White House, the end of Donald Trump’s presidency is nigh. So what next?With his time as president being marked by persistently fanning tensions and widening ...

Exclusive: Child Refugee Resettlement Plummeted After Boris Johnson Became PM (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 12/10/2020 09:17:47

The number of vulnerable refugee children being resettled in the UK via a flagship government scheme has plummeted since Boris Johnson became prime minister, official figures show.In the last quarter ...

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How to prevent coronavirus disease and stop the spread of germs
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
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In more severe cases:
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  • Kidney failure
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