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Diamond Princess cruise ship, which had early COVID-19 outbreak, will sail in South America, Antarctica in 2021, 2022 (source — rssfeeds.usatoday.com) 18/08/2020 21:41:09

Princess Cruises' Diamond Princess, which experienced an early coronavirus outbreak, will sail in South America and Antarctica starting in fall 2021.      

Covid-19: How the Diamond Princess sent shockwaves throughout political elite (source — www.stuff.co.nz) 18/07/2020 23:35:03

How Japan handled the massive coronavirus outbreak on the Diamond Princess cruise ship.

7 Things You Should Know About Face Masks (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 07/07/2020 11:31:27

We’re here to guide you through the coronavirus pandemic. Sign up to the Life newsletter for daily tips, advice, how-tos and escapism.Everyone should have a face covering and no one should leave...

7 Things To Know About Face Masks Before Putting One On (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 07/07/2020 11:31:27

We’re here to guide you through the coronavirus pandemic. Sign up to the Life newsletter for daily tips, advice, how-tos and escapism.Everyone should have a face covering and no one should leave...

The end of tourism? (source — www.theguardian.com) 18/06/2020 08:00:41

The pandemic has devastated global tourism, and many will say ‘good riddance’ to overcrowded cities and rubbish-strewn natural wonders. Is there any way to reinvent an industry that does so much damag...

Coronavirus: 45% of asymptomatic patients may have lung damage (source — ) 16/06/2020 20:34:39

A new study from Scripps Research in La Jolla, California, found that among 76 asymptomatic coronavirus patients on the Diamond Princess, 54% had lung damage indicated on CT scans.

As many as half of coronavirus patients with NO symptoms may silently suffer from lung damage (source — ) 16/06/2020 20:04:28

A new study from Scripps Research in La Jolla, California, found that among 76 asymptomatic coronavirus patients on the Diamond Princess, 54% had lung damage indicated on CT scans.

Contact-tracing and peer pressure: how Japan has controlled coronavirus | Tomoya Saito (source — www.theguardian.com) 06/06/2020 14:00:20

Painstaking tracking of Covid-19 patients has kept deaths low in my country – but social etiquette has played its part tooDr Tomoya Saito is director of the Department of Health Crisis Management at J...

This Is How Common Asymptomatic Coronavirus Is (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 28/05/2020 01:30:03

We’re here to guide you through the coronavirus lockdown. Sign up to the Life newsletter for daily tips, advice, how-tos and escapism.Many of us have no way of knowing if we’ve had symptom...

From near disaster to success story: how Japan has tackled coronavirus (source — www.theguardian.com) 22/05/2020 15:46:17

Criticism of government reaction has given way to plaudits for public’s virus-challenging habitsCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageA little over a month ago, health experts we...

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