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Coronavirus live news: South Yorkshire 'on cusp' of tighter lockdown; CDC finds 300,000 excess deaths in US (source — www.theguardian.com) 21/10/2020 09:54:02

UK move comes after Greater Manchester was put into tier 3; finding means Covid-19 death toll might be ‘underascertained’, says CDC300,000 excess US deaths recorded as Cathay Pacific cuts 5,900 jobsSp...

New Zealand records 25 Covid cases amid arrival of foreign fishing crews (source — www.theguardian.com) 21/10/2020 08:15:54

Twenty-three cases caught at the border, with two more local transmissions linked to Sunday’s port worker case Coronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageNew Zealand has recorded 25 n...

Coronavirus live news: CDC finds 300,000 excess deaths in US; New Zealand records 25 new cases (source — www.theguardian.com) 21/10/2020 03:33:04

Finding means Covid-19 death toll might be “underascertained”, says CDC; Cathay to cut 5,900 jobs. Follow the latest updatesGlobal report: record Covid cases and new lockdowns across EuropeSpain poise...

The Fiver | As defensively sound as a fishnet face mask (source — www.theguardian.com) 20/10/2020 17:56:09

Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!If the recent international break taught us one thing, it’s that herding entire squads of footballers on to airplanes and shuttling them to different...

Influencer, 33, who ‘thought Covid didn’t exist’ dies after catching the virus (source — www.thesun.co.uk) 17/10/2020 17:35:07

A FITNESS influencer who thought Covid-19 didn’t exist has died at the age of 33 after contracting the virus on a trip to Turkey. Dmitriy Stuzhuk had been discharged from hospital in his native ...

Coronavirus live news: Liverpool mayor's brother dies; Iran deaths exceed 30,000 (source — www.theguardian.com) 17/10/2020 15:01:59

UK adviser suggests short ‘circuit breaker’ lockdown; Angela Merkel asks Germans to stay home; Poland and Malaysia report record rise in casesPolice disperse drinkers protesting against tier 2 rules i...

Coronavirus live news: Austrian foreign minister tests positive; Victoria reports just one new case (source — www.theguardian.com) 17/10/2020 10:03:19

Alexander Schallenberg might have caught it at EU meeting; calls to ease restrictions in Australian state of Victoria; UK accuses Russia of trying to disrupt vaccine researchCoronavirus – latest updat...

COVID-19 infections persist in Ukraine (source — rssfeeds.usatoday.com) 16/10/2020 21:52:58

The number of COVID-19 infections in Ukraine has nearly doubled over the past month, topping 287,000. The government is keen to avoid a new lockdown, but officials acknowledge that mounting infections...

Nations League: Ukraine shock Spain, Germany and Switzerland draw thriller (source — www.theguardian.com) 14/10/2020 00:16:44

Tsyhankov outwits De Gea for winner in front of 21,000 fansGnabry’s back-heel flick rescues point from 3-3 drawUkraine pulled off a shock 1-0 win at home to Spain in the Nations League at a raucous Ol...

Bournemouth SO/Brabbins review – energy, panache and a rarity discovered (source — www.theguardian.com) 08/10/2020 16:53:21

Lighthouse, Poole/Streamed onlineA programme of works by composers from former Soviet countries unearthed a haunting piece by Théodore AkimenkoThe Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra’s chief conductor Kiri...

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How to prevent coronavirus disease and stop the spread of germs
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Coronavirus symptoms
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  • Shortness of breath
  • Breathing difficulties
In more severe cases:
  • Pneumonia
  • Severe acute respiratory syndrome
  • Kidney failure
  • Death