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Seattle Seahawks player cut from team 'after trying to sneak woman into Covid-lockdown hotel' (source — www.independent.co.uk) 15/08/2020 02:45:42

His guest dressed in team gear to disguise herself from management and teammates

107-year-old N.J. woman survives Spanish Flu and COVID-19 (source — rss.cnn.com) 15/08/2020 02:35:02

How COVID has changed dating (source — www.news.com.au) 14/08/2020 23:30:00

The COVID-19 pandemic is having a two-fold impact on Australians romantic relationships, prompting a rise in deeper, more emotional connections as well creating more opportunity for “ghosting”, with p...

Care Homes Can Now Test All New Residents For Coronavirus (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 14/08/2020 20:23:00

Coronavirus has changed everything. Make sense of it all with the Waugh Zone, our evening politics briefing. Sign up now.Care homes have been given access to coronavirus testing for all new residents ...

Coronavirus live news: France infections accelerate; Spain to close nightclubs and ban public smoking (source — www.theguardian.com) 14/08/2020 20:22:52

France reports more than 2,800 new infections in another new post-lockdown record; Spain announces 11 new measures; Italy to test travellers from Spain, Croatia, Malta and GreeceFrance could add Briti...

US woman sues after quarantine takes away her 'right to travel' (source — www.9news.com.au) 14/08/2020 18:53:20

A federal judge has thrown out a lawsuit by an Arizona woman who claimed New York's 14-day quarantine requirement for travellers from hotspot coronavirus states infringed on her "fundamental...

Melbourne woman, 26, who barely survived COVID-19 details the horrible toll it took on her (source — www.dailymail.co.uk) 14/08/2020 18:49:05

Tina Dinh, 26, contracted the virus from her parents after an outbreak spread among workers on July 17 at the Bertocchi Smallgoods factory in Melbourne's northern suburbs.

Trump faces surprise call from Republican congressman to pardon Edward Snowden – live (source — www.theguardian.com) 14/08/2020 17:22:56

Kentucky’s Rep. Thomas Massie calls for Edward Snowden pardonBiden campaign releasing Spanish-language ad in Arizona and Florida battlegroundsTrump admits he is undermining USPS to make it harder to v...

US politics: Republican congressman in surprise call for Trump to pardon Edward Snowden – live updates (source — www.theguardian.com) 14/08/2020 16:32:03

Kentucky’s Rep. Thomas Massie calls for Edward Snowden pardonBiden campaign releasing Spanish-language ad in Arizona and Florida battlegroundsTrump admits he is undermining USPS to make it harder to v...

Amazon driver urinates against garage of woman who lost her partner to coronavirus (source — www.dailymail.co.uk) 14/08/2020 13:57:46

The delivery driver was seen urinating against the garage of Sarah Merrix, 44, of Portsmouth, who lost her partner, Dom Merrix, 48, in April, and has a ten-year-old daughter.

Helpful information

How to prevent coronavirus disease and stop the spread of germs
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue immediately in the trash.
  • Avoid touching your face - nose, mouth and eyes.
  • Clean and desinfect frequently touched surfaces and objects. You can use sanitizer gel for this. Buy here one.
  • Stay home when you are sick except to get medical care
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. Use sanitizer gel if you haven’t got access to water.
Coronavirus symptoms
Common symptoms:
  • Respiratory symptoms
  • Fever
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath
  • Breathing difficulties
In more severe cases:
  • Pneumonia
  • Severe acute respiratory syndrome
  • Kidney failure
  • Death