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Figures released as deaths reach over 2,900

The boy's name was Ismail Mohamed Abdulwahab, and he was originally from South London . A 13-year-old boy with no underlying health conditions has become the UK's youngest victim of the coronavirus pandemic as the death count from COVID-19 continues to rise in the country.

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Alberta reports 117 new COVID-19 cases as province clears testing backlog

While provincial testing data indicates 754 cases of COVID-19 in the province as of Tuesday , it's impossible to know exactly how many undetected cases are in the community. Hinshaw says there are reports of physicians prescribing the medicines to themselves and family members. Hinshaw said in light of upcoming religious observances, including Ramadan, Easter and Passover, she and Premier Jason Kenney participated in a townhall with religious leaders across Alberta about how to provide ...

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28 college spring breakers test positive for COVID-19 after group trip

UT Austin said all 28 who tested positive are students at the school, but could not confirm whether the entire group was students. The Austin Public Health Department confirmed that about 70 people "in their 20s" took a chartered plane to Cabo San Lucas.

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Coronavirus: US 'considers cloth face masks for public'

The new guidance would make it clear the public should not use medical masks that are needed by healthcare workers, the Post reported. The CDC has said people who are sick should wear face masks, but that others don't need to do so unless they're caring for someone who is sick.

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BC announces 43 new COVID-19 cases, total stands at 1013

There are a total of 107 cases in the Interior Health Authority, an increase of 13 cases from yesterday . 67 in Vancouver Island Health . Nineteen long-term care homes have been impacted by COVID19, all on the Lower Mainland. Over the past two weeks, 83 ventilators have been added to B.C.'s health-care system. We heard Dix say Monday at the same news conference that the Vancouver Trade and Convention Centre is being set up as a 271-bed "off-site treatment centre".

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Diarrhea is first sign of illness for some COVID-19 patients

A 12-year-old girl Belgian girl confirmed infected with the coronavirus became the youngest person in Europe to die from the disease, officials said today. Among 133 patients admitted with COVID-19 from January 20 to February 27, 2020, the authors identified 22 with an initial or follow-up positive sputum or fecal samples paired with a follow-up negative pharyngeal sample.


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