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Should Refusing To Wear A Face Mask Be As Taboo As Drunk Driving?

(CNN) — Refusing to wear a face mask during the Covid-19 pandemic should be as socially unacceptable as drunk-driving, or driving without using a seat belt, the president of the UK’s Royal Society said Tuesday. Venki Ramakrishnan called for everyone to wear a face covering in public — particularly in enclosed public spaces — pointing to new evidence suggesting that coverings may protect both the wearer and those around them. Ramakrishnan said that people in the UK were “skeptical” about the bene...
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I got Covid-19 two months ago. I'm still discovering new areas of damage -- Richard Quest

Two months after contracting covid-19, CNN anchor Richard Quest is still experiencing the long tail of the virus, including a recurrent cough, serious fatigue and unexplained clumsiness.
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CNN's Anderson Cooper slams President Donald Trump...

CNN's Anderson Cooper slams President Donald Trump's comment that coronavirus is "99% harmless" while the number of cases in the US continue to rise.
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CNN's Elizabeth Cohen discusses a new letter from ...

CNN's Elizabeth Cohen discusses a new letter from 239 doctors talking about how coronavirus travels through the air and the importance of wearing masks.
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As Florida sets records for Covid-19 cases, health authorities often fail to do contact tracing

Despite claims that Florida traces every case of Covid-19, a CNN investigation found that health authorities in Florida, now the nation's No. 1 hotspot for the virus, often fail to do contact tracing, long considered a key tool in containing an outbreak.
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Coronavirus cases continue to rise across the US, ...

Coronavirus cases continue to rise across the US, and health experts are warning that if Americans don't take precautions this weekend, the holiday could fuel a surge in new cases. CNN's Jason Carroll has more.
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CNN'S Paula Newton explains what measures Canadian...

CNN'S Paula Newton explains what measures Canadians are taking to flatten the curve as countries continue to battle the coronavirus pandemic.
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CNN's Sara Sidner looks inside hospitals across th...

CNN's Sara Sidner looks inside hospitals across the nation and sees why they are losing billions of dollars during the coronavirus pandemic.
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Tuberculosis Fast Facts

Read CNN's Fast Facts on Tuberculosis (also known as TB) and learn more about this infection that mainly affects the lungs.
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CNN's Miguel Marquez goes inside a San Antonio, Te...

CNN's Miguel Marquez goes inside a San Antonio, Texas, hospital that is becoming overwhelmed with patients as the coronavirus pandemic continues to spread.
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CNN's Brooke Baldwin shares a story from her frien...

CNN's Brooke Baldwin shares a story from her friend and coworker Chelsea McGinnis, who recently delivered premature twins but can't take them home because of coronavirus.
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Countries around the world have started using Remd...

Countries around the world have started using Remdesivir to treat Covid-19. CNN takes a look at what the drug is.
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We're students from different generations. Here's what quarantining alone taught us.

As colleges across the country shut down their campuses, students of all ages found themselves scrambling to get home. But for some, that was not an option. Suddenly, bustling campuses became ghost towns as some students learned to quarantine on their own. In the next installment of "Generation Resilient," we asked two students to share their experiences with CNN Opinion. The views expressed in this commentary are their own.
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Coronavirus cases continue to rise across the US a...

Coronavirus cases continue to rise across the US and Dr. Anthony Fauci told a Senate hearing that new coronavirus cases could rise to 100,000 per day if current trends continue. CNN's Randi Kaye has more.
Tags: Health, Senate, US, Cnn, Anthony Fauci, Randi Kaye


CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta breaks down the effectivene...

CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta breaks down the effectiveness between different types of masks in preventing the spread of Covid-19, according to a study done by Florida Atlantic University.
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Pediatrics Group: Academic, Mental And Physical Benefits Of In-Person School Outweigh Coronavirus Risks

(CNN) — As states grapple with how to safely start the upcoming school year, the American Academy of Pediatrics is pushing for students to be physically present in classrooms rather than continue in remote learning for the sake of their well-being. The group, which represents and guides pediatricians across the country, updated its back-to-school recommendations to say evidence shows the academic, mental and physical benefits of in-person learning outweigh the risks from the coronavirus. “The AA...
Tags: Health, Education, Virginia, US, California News, America, Cnn, Connecticut, Anthony Fauci, Rhode Island, South, Department Of Education, Fauci, AAP, Academy of Pediatrics, Pediatrics Group


Bill Gates on the Search for a Vaccine: Dr. Sanjay Gupta's coronavirus podcast for June 30

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is contributing hundreds of millions of dollars toward Covid-19 vaccine trials. Bill Gates sits down with CNN Chief Medical Correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta and CNN's Anderson Cooper to discuss the prospect of developing a vaccine.
Tags: Health, Cnn, Bill Gates, Anderson Cooper, Bill Melinda Gates Foundation, Sanjay Gupta


CNN's Erica Hill talks to Houston physician Dr. Jo...

CNN's Erica Hill talks to Houston physician Dr. Joseph Varon about the disparity he has seen between the conditions of coronavirus patients now and at the start of the pandemeic.
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Tuesday round-up

Yesterday the Supreme Court released decisions in three cases, including one of the highest-profile cases of the term. In June Medical Services v. Russo, the court, by a vote of 5-4, struck down a Louisiana law requiring physicians who perform abortions to have admitting privileges at a local hospital. Amy Howe analyzes the opinion for this blog, in a post that first appeared at Howe on the Court. Mariam Marshedi provides an analysis at Subscript Law. Ronn Blitzer and others report at Fox News t...
Tags: Health, Texas, Supreme Court, Law, Congress, Washington Post, Mexico, Court, US, Bloomberg, Cnn, New York Times, Fox News, Npr, Louisiana, Wall Street Journal


Learning from the AIDS Epidemic: Dr. Sanjay Gupta's coronavirus podcast for June 29

As Pride month comes to a close, we reflect on 40 years ago when the world lived through another epidemic that suffered from misinformation and government inaction — the AIDS crisis. In this episode, CNN Chief Medical Correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta speaks with CNN National Political Writer Brandon Tensley about lessons from the AIDS epidemic that could help the country better manage Covid-19 today.
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CNN's Miguel Marquez takes you inside an coronavir...

CNN's Miguel Marquez takes you inside an coronavirus hospital and speaks to doctors, nurses and patients about the pandemic.
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See how innovators are improving face masks so tha...

See how innovators are improving face masks so that preventing coronavirus is not the only thing they do. CNN's Michael Holmes has the story.
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CNN's Alexandra Field reports from Houston as coro...

CNN's Alexandra Field reports from Houston as coronavirus cases in Texas continue to reach a new high each day.
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Dr. Peter Hotez tells CNN's Victor Blackwell that ...

Dr. Peter Hotez tells CNN's Victor Blackwell that the White House coronavirus task force needs to improve their briefings or risk losing the confidence of the general public.
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A CDC study shows a third of America has reported ...

A CDC study shows a third of America has reported experiencing signs of anxiety and depression during the coronavirus pandemic. CNN's Sanjay Gupta reports.
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CNN's Anderson Cooper and Dr. Sanjay Gupta discuss...

CNN's Anderson Cooper and Dr. Sanjay Gupta discuss the latest on the coronavirus pandemic around the world.
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Microsoft founder Bill Gates tells CNN's Anderson ...

Microsoft founder Bill Gates tells CNN's Anderson Cooper and Dr. Sanjay Gupta that the current coronavirus picture, both globally and in the US, is "more bleak" than he would have expected.
Tags: Health, Microsoft, US, Cnn, Bill Gates, Anderson Cooper, Anderson, Sanjay Gupta


With the summer travel season in full swing and th...

With the summer travel season in full swing and the Fourth of July approaching, CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta demonstrates how to stay safe on a road trip as the number of Covid-19 cases are on the rise in many states.
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Experts are researching a set of premature babies ...

Experts are researching a set of premature babies who tested positive for coronavirus after birth in San Luis Potosí, Mexico. Dr. Tanya Altmann tells CNN's Brianna Keilar more.
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University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Biology Prof...

University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Biology Professor Erin Bromage tells CNN's John Berman that coronavirus infection rates in young people are on the rise, and he believes they are fueling the pandemic.
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