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As Coronavirus Myths Spread, A Skeptic’s Look at Health News

April 8, 2020

A debunked rumor says holding your breath for 10 seconds proves you don’t have COVID-19, “USA Today” reported. Experts say many young people with the disease could still do so, while many older people with clean bills of health couldn’t. Stories like this often outpace fact-checking. […]

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New Geography Data Apps Track, Analyze Coronavirus Spread

April 4, 2020

Climates and geographic regions provide key data on the coronavirus, a “Forbes” column said recently. Institutions like Johns Hopkins University offer data that tracks and analyzes the spread of the disease by physical location. Geography is sometimes key to slowing diseases. […]

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NY Hospitals Show Struggles, Stresses of Combating Coronavirus

April 1, 2020

Hospitals are short on supplies and staff are working while sick, “The New York Times” reported. Brooklyn Hospital Center features as a microcosm of an overburdened state filled with coronavirus patients. The stresses of life in the ER are at an all-time high. […]

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