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China's coronavirus cases, deaths rise as it struggles to slow spread

More than 2,600 new cases were confirmed from a coronavirus outbreak in mainland China, health officials said on Saturday, a day after people returni...

China's coronavirus cases, deaths rise as it struggles to slow spread

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China sees 2,641 new coronavirus cases, 143 deaths, as it struggles to slow spread More than 2,600 new cases were confirmed from a coronavirus outbreak in mainland China, health officials said on Saturday, a day after people returni...
07:48, 2020-02-15

Deadliest day of coronavirus outbreak in China so far as epicentre sees sharp rise in deaths and cases The Chinese province at the epicentre of the coronavirus outbreak has reported a record rise in deaths as well as a huge increase in the number of ca...
06:12, 2020-02-13

Experts are probing whether the coronavirus can be spread through communal sewage systems after a Hong Kong high-rise found 2 cases 10 floors apart Tyrone Siu/Reuters Health officials in Hong Kong are looking into a new cause of infection of the Wuhan coronavirus after two people, who live ten fl...
16:00, 2020-02-12

Slow rise in flu cases seen as season ramps up, CDC says Halloween may be over, but the scary part of flu season is just beginning. CDC officials say low flu activity so far is similar to previous seasons a...
17:08, 2019-11-01

U.S. vaping illness cases rise to 805, with 12 deaths The number of U.S. cases of vaping-related illness has climbed dramatically over the last week....
20:32, 2019-09-26

China says virus cases rise to 440, with nine deaths China's National Health Commission said on Wednesday 440 people in 13 Chinese provinces were confirmed to be infected with a new coronavirus as of Tu...
04:08, 2020-01-22

WHO expects coronavirus cases to rise to rise in China Cases of the new coronavirus are likely to continue to rise in China and it is too soon to evaluate its severity, a spokesman for the World Health Or...
12:12, 2020-01-24

US vaping illness deaths rise to 18 with 1,000 cases reported Health officials urge people to stop vaping until the cause of a mystery illness is identified....
03:56, 2019-10-04

U.S. vaping-related deaths rise to 60, cases of illness to 2,668 U.S. health officials on Thursday reported https://bit.ly/371CYA2 3 more deaths from a mysterious respiratory illness tied to vaping, taking the tota...
19:36, 2020-01-16

U.S. vaping-related deaths rise to 42, cases of illness to 2,172 U.S. health officials on Thursday reported 2,172 confirmed and probable cases and 3 more deaths from a mysterious respiratory illness tied to vaping,...
21:28, 2019-11-14

U.S. vaping-related deaths rise to 37, cases of illness to 1,888 U.S. health officials on Thursday reported 1,888 confirmed and probable cases and 3 more deaths from a mysterious respiratory illness tied to vaping,...
18:48, 2019-10-31

U.S. vaping-related deaths rise to 57, cases of illness to 2,602 U.S. health officials on Thursday reported 2 more deaths from a mysterious respiratory illness tied to vaping, taking the total death toll to 57....
20:48, 2020-01-09

U.S. vaping-related deaths rise to 33, cases of illness to 1,479 U.S. health officials on Thursday reported 33 deaths and 1,479 confirmed and probable cases so far from a mysterious respiratory illness tied to vapi...
21:28, 2019-10-17

U.S. vaping-related deaths rise to 48, cases of illness to 2,291 U.S. health officials on Thursday reported one new case and one more death from a respiratory illness tied to vaping, taking the total death toll to ...
19:52, 2019-12-05

U.S. vaping-related deaths rise to 47, cases of illness to 2,290 U.S. health officials on Thursday reported 2,290 confirmed and probable cases and 5 more deaths from a mysterious respiratory illness tied to vaping,...
20:36, 2019-11-21

U.S. vaping-related deaths rise to 55, cases of illness to 2,561 U.S. health officials said on Tuesday one more death occurred since last week from a mysterious respiratory illness tied to vaping, taking the total ...
19:32, 2019-12-31

U.S. vaping-related deaths rise to 34, cases of illness to 1,604 U.S. health officials on Thursday reported 1,604 confirmed and probable cases and one new death from a mysterious respiratory illness tied to vaping,...
22:24, 2019-10-24

Meeting of top scientists underway to slow coronavirus spread Deaths from the coronavirus epidemic have surpassed 1,000, the World Health Organization (WHO) confirmed on Tuesday, as hundreds of health experts be...
04:48, 2020-02-12

Americans to fly home from coronavirus-hit cruise; China says new cases slow U.S. officials in hazmat suits boarded a cruise liner on Sunday to fly home Americans quarantined for two weeks off Japan, while China said measures ...
17:24, 2020-02-16

Coronavirus cases slow in China for second day but it's way too early to celebrate, top WHO official says WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said the slowing rate of new cases is "good news" but cautioned the public not to read too much into ...
18:32, 2020-02-07

U.S. reports no new deaths tied to vaping, lung illness cases rise to 2,711 U.S. health officials on Tuesday reported no new deaths from the mysterious respiratory illness tied to vaping after their last update on Jan. 16, ke...
20:36, 2020-01-28

China coronavirus deaths slow, cruise ship disembarks in Cambodia The daily death toll in the Chinese province at the center of the coronavirus outbreak halved on Friday, officials said, while passengers on a cruise...
03:48, 2020-02-14

Coronavirus: death toll doubles to 17 as China struggles to halt spread Government unveils new counter measures as country prepares for lunar new yearHeathrow to screen arrivals from affected regionHave you encountered an...
18:08, 2020-01-22

How Travelers Around the World Are Dealing With ‘Voluntary’ Home Quarantines, To Help Slow Potential Coronavirus Spread On his return from China last week, Dr. Ian Lipkin quarantined himself in his basement. His wife now puts his food on the stairs. He’s run out ...
19:36, 2020-02-17

Vaping-related deaths rise to 18 with 1,000 reported cases of lung illnesses, US health officials warn At least 18 death and more than 1,000 cases of mysterious lung illnesses in the US have been linked with vaping, health officials have warned....
08:04, 2019-10-04

China sees 242 coronavirus deaths, nearly 15,000 new cases in one day Nearly 15,000 cases of the deadly coronavirus were reported in one Chinese province on Thursday — a jump officials in the country said was linked to ...
07:24, 2020-02-13

China confirms 830 coronavirus cases, with 25 deaths China confirmed 830 cases of patients infected with the new coronavirus as of Jan. 23, while the death toll from the virus has risen to 25, the Natio...
02:44, 2020-01-24

China confirms 1,287 coronavirus cases, with 41 deaths China has confirmed 1,287 cases of patients infected with the new coronavirus as of Jan. 24, while the death toll from the virus has risen to 41, the...
02:44, 2020-01-25

Coronavirus: 242 deaths and nearly 15,000 cases reported in one day in China Nearly 15,000 cases of the deadly coronavirus were reported in one Chinese province on Thursday — a jump officials in the country said was linked to ...
06:24, 2020-02-13

Coronavirus: China death rate appears to slow as 39 new cases found on cruise ship – latest news New figures report 97 deaths up to midnight on Tuesday, as WHO chief warns threat is greater than terrorism. Follow all the developments hereCruise s...
13:12, 2020-02-12

Iran says coronavirus has spread to several cities, reports two new deaths The coronavirus has spread to several Iranian cities, a health ministry official said on Friday, as an outbreak that the authorities say began in the...
17:00, 2020-02-21

Coronavirus deaths in China grow to 722, more than 34,500 cases reported China increased its death toll from the coronavirus Friday to 722, adding that news cases jumped to 31,774, according to reports....
03:56, 2020-02-08

China reports 648 new cases of coronavirus on February 22, 97 more deaths Mainland China had 648 new confirmed cases of coronavirus infections on Saturday, the National Health Commission said on Sunday, up from 397 the prev...
04:12, 2020-02-23

Coronavirus: Sharp increase in deaths and cases in Hubei Two top officials are sacked after the spike was revealed, resulting from a new diagnostic method....
11:24, 2020-02-13

China confirms 15,152 new coronavirus cases, 254 additional deaths Earlier, Hubei province said it is starting to include "clinically diagnosed" cases in its figures and that 13,332 of the new cases fall under that c...
15:24, 2020-02-13

Coronavirus: South Korea reports 123 new cases and two more deaths More than 9,000 Shincheonji church members in self-quarantine as Japan apologises after disembarked cruise passenger tests positiveSouth Korea has re...
05:48, 2020-02-23

China reports 5,090 new coronavirus cases in mainland, 121 new deaths China on Friday reported another 5,090 new coronavirus cases and 121 new deaths had been confirmed on the mainland....
05:36, 2020-02-14

There’s Been A Sharp Rise In Coronavirus Cases—Here’s What’s Behind It China saw its deadliest day from the coronavirus on Wednesday, in the same week that Chinese health officials predicted that the pneumonia-like virus...
13:12, 2020-02-13

Mark Zuckerberg struggles to curry favor with the EU, with skeptical lawmakers questioning Facebook's dominance and the spread of coronavirus misinformation Getty Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is meeting with EU lawmakers in Brussels this week, and they're not making things easy for him. Zuckerberg is spea...
12:36, 2020-02-18

China says a new coronavirus has spread to more cities as cases surge Authorities around the globe, including in the United States and many Asian countries, have stepped up screening of travellers from Wuhan....
04:44, 2020-01-20

China confirms spread of coronavirus as new cases surge An outbreak of a new coronavirus in China has spread to more cities, Chinese authorities said on Monday, as the number of patients tripled and a thir...
04:44, 2020-01-20

More China coronavirus cases, deaths; U.S. urges citizens off ship More than 2,600 new cases of a coronavirus have been confirmed in China with deaths up by 143, health officials said on Saturday, as the United State...
11:48, 2020-02-15

Coronavirus live updates: China confirms 121 more deaths, 5,090 new cases The United States does "not have high confidence in the information coming out of China" regarding the count of coronavirus cases, a senior administr...
05:00, 2020-02-14

Coronavirus deaths, cases leap in China; markets shiver The Chinese province at the epicentre of the coronavirus outbreak reported a record rise in deaths and thousands more cases on Thursday under a new d...
13:00, 2020-02-13

WHO expects coronavirus cases to rise in China Cases of the new coronavirus are likely to continue to rise in China and it is too soon to evaluate its severity, a spokesman for the World Health Or...
12:44, 2020-01-24

China's Hubei says coronavirus deaths rise to 162 in province The health commission for Hubei, the Chinese province at the center of the new coronavirus outbreak, said on Thursday that deaths in the province fro...
23:56, 2020-01-29

Coronavirus cases spread fear in East Asian countries A mysterious virus that began in China has already spread to several East Asian countries. Experts fear that Lunar New Year travelers will take the v...
15:40, 2020-01-22

New coronavirus cases fall in China, but WHO concerned by global spread China reported a sharp fall in new deaths and cases of the coronavirus on Saturday, but world health officials warned it was too early to make predic...
22:00, 2020-02-22

Coronavirus live updates: China death rate appears to slow as 39 new cases found on cruise ship – latest news New figures report 95 deaths up to midnight on Tuesday, a drop of 22% on the previous day, as WHO chief warns threat is greater than terrorism. Follo...
02:12, 2020-02-12

New Coronavirus, COVID-19, Counting Method Leads To Jump In Cases, Deaths Yesterday sounded like the worst day yet for the new coronavirus or COVID-19 outbreak. But here are the caveats....
09:00, 2020-02-13

Coronavirus deaths, cases leap in China suggesting much bigger crisis The Chinese province at the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak reported a record rise in deaths and thousands more cases on Thursday under a new d...
09:00, 2020-02-13

Coronavirus live updates: China confirms 15,152 new cases, 254 additional deaths Earlier, Hubei province said it is starting to include "clinically diagnosed" cases in its figures and that 13,332 of the new cases fall under that c...
09:48, 2020-02-13

China's Hubei province reports nearly 15,000 new coronavirus cases and 242 additional deaths in 1 day Tyrone Siu/Reuters China's Hubei province reported 14,840 new coronavirus cases and 242 deaths on Thursday morning local time. The new numbers are th...
02:00, 2020-02-13

Stocks tumble after coronavirus cases and deaths surge to a daily high Drew Angerer/Getty Images Global stocks dropped Thursday after novel coronavirus cases and deaths hit a fresh daily high. China's Hubei province, whe...
17:24, 2020-02-13

Coronavirus live updates: China reports 105 additional deaths, 2,048 new cases The country's overall total is now 70,548 confirmed cases, and 1,770 deaths, according to China's National Health Commission....
02:48, 2020-02-17

Vietnam total confirmed coronavirus cases rise to 12 Vietnam said on Thursday it has confirmed two new cases of the coronavirus, bringing the total to 12....
14:48, 2020-02-06

Italy races to contain coronavirus outbreak as cases rise over 100 Italy scrambled on Sunday to contain the biggest outbreak of coronavirus in Europe, shutting off the worst affected towns and cancelling a string of ...
13:24, 2020-02-23

New cases of coronavirus infections rise in China after two-day decline The number of new confirmed infections from a coronavirus in mainland China rose on Friday after falling for two consecutive days, while the number o...
04:20, 2020-02-08

China reports big rise in coronavirus deaths, WHO sees no 'tip of iceberg' The Chinese province at the center of the coronavirus outbreak reported a record rise in deaths and thousands more infections using a broader definit...
22:12, 2020-02-13

$675 million appeal to stop coronavirus in its tracks, as deaths rise The head of the World Health Organization (WHO) appealed on Wednesday for $675 million to boost international measures to counter the new coronavirus...
19:36, 2020-02-05

China's Hubei province reports rise in coronavirus deaths to 294 The number of deaths in China's central Hubei province from the new coronavirus outbreak had risen by 45 to 294 as of the end of Feb. 1, Chinese stat...
01:40, 2020-02-02

Wuhan evacuation: US and Japan to fly out citizens as coronavirus deaths rise Nations scramble to extract citizens from Wuhan as first death is recorded in BeijingCoronavirus deaths in China pass 100 – latest updatesThe death t...
07:40, 2020-01-28

U.S. issues ‘do not travel’ advisory for China as coronavirus deaths rise to 213 China counted 9,692 confirmed cases with a death toll of 213, including 43 new fatalities....
04:24, 2020-01-31

One map shows where the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak has spread — more than 20,000 cases are confirmed across 26 countries Reuters A coronavirus outbreak that originated in Wuhan, China, has killed 427 people and infected more than 20,000. At least 25 countries outside Ch...
23:52, 2020-02-04

One map shows where the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak has spread — more than 24,000 cases are confirmed across 26 countries Reuters A coronavirus outbreak that originated in Wuhan, China, has killed 494 people and infected more than 23,000. At least 25 countries outside Ch...
17:32, 2020-02-05

One map shows where the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak has spread — more than 4,600 cases are confirmed across 17 countries Reuters A coronavirus outbreak that originated in Wuhan, China, has killed more than 100 people and infected more than 4,600. Five US cases have been...
18:48, 2020-01-28

One map shows where the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak has spread — more than 2,800 cases are confirmed across 14 countries Reuters A coronavirus outbreak that originated in Wuhan, China, has killed 81 people and infected more than 2,800. Five US cases have been reported s...
00:40, 2020-01-28

One map shows where the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak has spread — more than 6,000 cases are confirmed across 18 countries Reuters A coronavirus outbreak that originated in Wuhan, China, has killed at least 132 people and infected more than 6,000. Five US cases have been ...
17:40, 2020-01-29

China reports fall in new coronavirus cases but concerns grow over spread elsewhere China reported a sharp decrease in the number of new deaths and new cases of the coronavirus on Saturday, while its central bank predicted a limited ...
10:48, 2020-02-22

New coronavirus cases fall in China but fears grow over global spread China reported a sharp fall in new deaths and cases of the coronavirus on Saturday but world health officials warned it was too early to make predict...
15:00, 2020-02-22

China coronavirus 'spread through eyes' warns infected medic as deaths reach 26 Chinese authorities are building a 1,000-bed hospital in just six days in Wuhan to try and bring the outbreak under control as the city remains on to...
15:04, 2020-01-24

Coronavirus: Italy reports first deaths, South Korea sees cases double An elderly man from Padua and a woman from Lombardy have died from coronavirus. Officials in northern Italy have ordered schools, public buildings, a...
12:24, 2020-02-22

Coronavirus deaths reach 563, with fresh cases on stricken cruise ship off Japan WHO experts prepare to meet in Geneva amid further significant rises in confirmed cases in ChinaCoronavirus –latest updatesThe death toll from the co...
08:32, 2020-02-06

Coronavirus live updates: China reports 97 additional deaths, total cases top 44,000 China's National Health Commission said there were 2,015 confirmed new cases on the mainland and 97 additional deaths....
03:36, 2020-02-12

Coronavirus live updates: China's Hubei province reports 116 more deaths and 4,823 new cases The United States does "not have high confidence in the information coming out of China" regarding the count of coronavirus cases, a senior administr...
03:24, 2020-02-14

Coronavirus live updates: China's Hubei reports 14,840 new cases, 242 additional deaths Wuhan is the Chinese city at the epicenter of the outbreak and the capital of Hubei province....
02:12, 2020-02-13

Coronavirus live updates: China reports 109 more deaths as total cases cross 76,000 As of the end of Friday, the new coronavirus has infected another 397 people with China's total confirmed cases at 76,288, the commission said....
05:12, 2020-02-22

Coronavirus: China purges regional leaders hours after spike in deaths and new cases Political fallout from outbreak continues, with three more leaders sacked, as change in criteria leads to surge of casesCoronavirus latest updates Th...
14:00, 2020-02-13

Stocks tumble after Wuhan coronavirus cases and deaths surge to a new daily high Global stocks dropped on Thursday after Wuhan coronavirus cases and deaths hit a fresh daily high. China's Hubei province reported nearly 15,000 new ...
13:24, 2020-02-13

China records drop in new coronavirus cases; two deaths reported from quarantined ship China reported a dramatic drop in new coronavirus infections on Thursday although scientists warned the flu-like pathogen may spread even more easily...
09:48, 2020-02-20

Massachusetts man has coronavirus, state health officials say; US cases rise to 8 Health officials said Saturday that a man in Massachusetts has been infected with the coronavirus after returning from a recent trip to China, bringi...
20:00, 2020-02-01

Coronavirus cases rise to about 650 worldwide as infection spreads to new countries The fast-spreading infection prompted local authorities to quarantine several major cities and cancel Lunar New Year's events in Beijing....
17:44, 2020-01-23

Coronavirus cases rise to more than 650 worldwide as infection spreads to new countries The fast-spreading infection prompted local authorities to quarantine several major cities and cancel Lunar New Year's events in Beijing....
19:20, 2020-01-23

Singapore must prepare for a continued rise in coronavirus cases, minister says As of Thursday noon, Singapore had 58 confirmed cases of COVID-19, according to the country's Ministry of Health....
05:00, 2020-02-14

Health experts call for calm as coronavirus cases rise China's reaction to the health crisis is among the reasons why we shouldn't panic about the virus, experts say....
15:40, 2020-01-28

US coronavirus cases rise to 11, including husband and wife in California Three more people in California, including a husband and a wife, have reportedly tested positive for coronavirus — bringing the total number of...
05:00, 2020-02-03

Coronavirus cases on cruise ship marooned off Japan rise to 61 Dozens more people onboard a cruise ship quarantined in the port of Yokohama, Japan, tested positive for the coronavirus on Friday and thousands of p...
16:20, 2020-02-07

Thailand coronavirus cases rise to 14, all passengers from China to be screened Thailand announced plans on Tuesday to screen all arrivals from China for symptoms of the coronavirus and confirmed six more infections among such vi...
10:40, 2020-01-28

Italy battles surging coronavirus outbreak as cases rise over 100 Italy raced on Sunday to contain the biggest outbreak of coronavirus in Europe, sealing off the worst affected towns and banning public gatherings in...
17:48, 2020-02-23

China coronavirus cases rise to 634 as Singapore confirms first infection The total number of coronavirus cases in China rose to 634 and a new case was reported in Singapore, Reuters reported on Thursday, citing China state...
15:24, 2020-01-23

Coronavirus cases rise to nearly 650 worldwide, Singapore confirms first infection Authorities in China have quarantined two major cities with a combined population of 17 million, and planned a similar lockdown for another city on F...
15:44, 2020-01-23

Coronavirus cases rise to nearly 650 worldwide as new countries confirm infections Authorities in China have quarantined two major cities with a combined population of 17 million, and planned a similar lockdown for another city on F...
16:44, 2020-01-23

Quarantined village patrolled by 'knight' in armour as coronavirus deaths rise The man, dressed as a Chinese general and equipped with a long blade, appears to be stopping people coming into a village after the lockdown...
14:12, 2020-02-05

Trump Proposes 16% Cut To CDC As Global Number Of Coronavirus Infections And Deaths Rise The World Health Organization officially named coronavirus “COVID-19” amid the ongoing outbreak....
07:24, 2020-02-12

Coronavirus Live Updates: Deaths in China Rise, With No Sign of Slowdown Hyundai is suspending production in South Korea amid supply chain problems linked to the coronavirus, and Japan quarantined a cruise ship where 10 in...
05:36, 2020-02-05

Concern over coronavirus spread as cases jump in South Korea, Italy and Iran International concern about the spread of coronavirus outside China grew on Sunday with sharp rises in infections in South Korea, Italy and Iran....
17:48, 2020-02-23

Singapore raises coronavirus alert to SARS level as new cases show spread Singapore on Friday reported three more coronavirus cases that have not been linked to previous infections or travel to China, prompting it to raise ...
12:20, 2020-02-07

Coronavirus live updates: China's Hubei province confirms additional 56 deaths and 2,103 cases The majority of cases have been located in Wuhan, China — the capital city of Hubei province and the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak....
00:48, 2020-02-03

Coronavirus live updates: Hubei reports another 108 deaths; South Korea confirms 31 new cases Hubei's health authorities reported there were 108 additional fatalities on Feb. 19, bringing the total number of people who died in the province to ...
02:36, 2020-02-20

Coronavirus live updates: China's Hubei province reports 630 new cases, 96 additional deaths As of Feb. 22, the total number of confirmed cases in China's Hubei province to 64,084, and the death toll to 2,346....
01:48, 2020-02-23

Coronavirus deaths and fresh cases leap in China as countries struggle to evacuate citizens WHO prepares to meet on Thursday to decide whether to declare outbreak a global emergencyCoronavirus outbreak – live updatesChina reported its bigges...
09:32, 2020-01-30

Coronavirus: South Korea cluster drives huge rise in cases Patients and staff at a hospital near Daegu account for bulk of 229 new cases as links to controversial ‘sect’ are investigatedSouth Korea has report...
13:48, 2020-02-22

Huge rise in coronavirus cases casts doubt over scale of epidemic China reports 13,332 additional cases due to a change in how authorities are counting themCoronavirus – live updatesThe true scale of the epidemic ca...
21:00, 2020-02-13

Coronavirus cases on Diamond Princess cruise ship rise to 69, including 12 from U.S. Six more passengers have fallen ill on the Diamond Princess cruise ship as the coronavirus rages on. Their nationalities are not yet known.  ...
07:28, 2020-02-09

Coronavirus cases rise again in China as recession looms for Japan, Singapore The number of reported new cases of coronavirus in China's Hubei province rose on Monday after two days of falls, as authorities imposed tough new re...
06:12, 2020-02-17

Coronavirus cases on Diamond Princess cruise ship rise to 63, including 9 from US Two more passengers, including another American, have fallen ill on the Diamond Princess cruise ship as the coronavirus rages on.    &...
21:40, 2020-02-08

Coronavirus cases on Diamond Princess cruise ship rise to 63, including 12 from US Two more passengers, including another American, have fallen ill on the Diamond Princess cruise ship as the coronavirus rages on.    &...
00:16, 2020-02-09

Singapore braces for 'significant' impact on tourism as coronavirus cases rise Among the worst-hit nations during the SARS outbreak, Singapore currently has the second-highest number of coronavirus cases outside China....
10:28, 2020-02-07

US stocks tumble amid global sell-off after rise in coronavirus cases NEW YORK (AP) - U.S. stocks tumbled following a sell-off in markets in Europe and Japan Monday after China announced a sharp rise in cases of a deadl...
17:12, 2020-01-27

Singapore raises risk level up one notch as coronavirus cases rise to 33 Three new cases were announced on Friday, which took Singapore's total confirmed cases to 33, according to the health ministry....
11:48, 2020-02-07

China reports rise in coronavirus cases, bringing death toll to 908 China's health ministry said another 3,062 cases had been reported over the previous 24 hours, raising the Chinese mainland's total to 40,171. The ri...
02:40, 2020-02-10

Rise in new coronavirus cases in China reflects 'broader definition' of infection: WHO A jump in the number of new cases of coronavirus in China reflects a "broader definition" of a case of infection, World Health Organization (WHO) off...
13:00, 2020-02-13

Coronavirus live updates: deaths pass 1,000 as infections rise over 42,000 – latest news Xi Jinping makes rare appearance at Beijing hospital as nervous global investors turn to safe havens like gold. Follow updates live‘Come back soon’: ...
01:12, 2020-02-11

Coronavirus live updates: China reports 118 more deaths, South Korea cases spike to cross 150 China's National Health Commission said altogether, there were a total of 75,465 confirmed cases reported and 2,236 deaths....
05:00, 2020-02-21

Coronavirus live updates: Russia closes China border as outbreak tops 7,900 cases with 170 deaths The total number of cases of the coronavirus reached more than 7,900 worldwide with 170 deaths in China as of Thursday morning....
14:28, 2020-01-30

Coronavirus spread may 'dramatically slow' disease expert hopes as China death toll hits 900 A disease expert hopes there may soon be"dramatic reductions" in the spread of the coronavirus later this month, as China's death toll topped 900....
07:48, 2020-02-10

Coronavirus cases rise to more than 800 worldwide as China confirms death toll has risen to 25 The fast-spreading infection prompted local authorities to quarantine several major cities and cancel Lunar New Year's events in Beijing....
02:16, 2020-01-24

Singapore raises risk alert to SARS level as coronavirus cases rise to 33 Three new cases were announced on Friday, which took Singapore's total confirmed cases to 33, according to the health ministry....
12:12, 2020-02-07

Pace of new coronavirus cases in Hubei on the rise again; cruise lines ban Chinese nationals Norwegian Cruises said, "Any guest that holds a Chinese, Hong Kong, or Macau passport, will be unable to board any of our ships, regardless of reside...
03:32, 2020-02-08

Thailand eyes limits on surgical mask exports as coronavirus cases rise Thailand's cabinet agreed measures on Tuesday that could lead to a reduction in the export of surgical masks to prevent shortages at home as health a...
14:16, 2020-02-04

Coronavirus Live Updates: Fears of Global Spread as Cases Accelerate in Iran and South Korea Iran acknowledged 18 cases in three cities, with four fatalities, and a surge in cases in South Korea was linked to a secretive church....
17:36, 2020-02-21

Coronavirus live updates: China more isolated as airlines cancel flights, Hubei confirms 2,447 new cases, 69 deaths As of Thursday, more than 28,000 cases of coronavirus have been reported, resulting in at least 565 deaths....
00:08, 2020-02-07

Coronavirus live updates: China says death toll hits 213, confirmed cases rise to 9,692 China's National Health Commission said there have been an additional 43 deaths and 1,982 new confirmed cases, as of the end of Thursday....
01:40, 2020-01-31

Coronavirus: Italy reports first death, South Korea sees large rise in cases An elderly man from Padua has died after being infected with the coronavirus. Officials in northern Italy have ordered schools, public buildings, and...
10:24, 2020-02-22

Japan plans HIV drug trials to fight coronavirus as Diamond Princess cases rise Japan plans to start trials of HIV medications to treat coronavirus patients as an increase in the number of cases poses a growing threat to the econ...
16:24, 2020-02-18

Coronavirus: two patients in Iran have died as cruise ship cases rise to 621 – live updates Deaths in mainland China pass 2,000 as Foreign Office tells Britons to stay on the Diamond Princess cruise ship in Japan. Follow all the latest news ...
18:12, 2020-02-19

Coronavirus live updates: China says its death toll hits 425 as total cases rise to 20,438 Wuhan, China is the capital city of Hubei province and the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak....
01:20, 2020-02-04

Coronavirus live updates: China says death toll hits 361 as confirmed cases rise to 17,205 The majority of cases have been located in Wuhan, China — the capital city of Hubei province and the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak....
01:32, 2020-02-03

Coronavirus: first two patients confirmed in Iran as cruise ship cases rise to 621 – live updates Deaths on mainland China pass 2,000 as passengers begin leaving the Diamond Princess cruise ship in Japan. Follow all the latest news here China’s ha...
13:48, 2020-02-19

Coronavirus live updates: China says death toll hits 259, confirmed cases rise to 11,791 China's National Health Commission said there have been an additional 46 deaths and 2,102 new confirmed cases, as of the end of Friday....
04:52, 2020-02-01

World Health Organization chief to meet Chinese officials in Beijing as coronavirus deaths rise The coronavirus has infected 2,116 people and killed 56. Cases have been identified in Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam, Singapore, Nepa...
19:48, 2020-01-26

Coronavirus live updates: Pace of new cases in Hubei on the rise again; cruise lines ban Chinese nationals As of Friday evening, more than 33,800 cases of coronavirus have been reported, resulting in at least 717 deaths....
23:44, 2020-02-07

China counts sharp rise in coronavirus cases during country’s busiest travel time, 2 in Beijing China reported Monday a sharp rise in the number of people infected with a new coronavirus, including the first cases in the capital. The outbreak co...
07:32, 2020-01-20

Coronavirus live updates: China deaths rise by 98 amid Cambodia ship concerns – latest news UK trying to track passengers who disembarked from MV Westerdam and Apple warns of iPhone shortages as economic impact deepens. Follow the latest new...
02:24, 2020-02-18

Coronavirus live updates: cruise ship cases rise to 61 as China mourns whistleblower doctor – latest news Li Wenliang’s death in Wuhan comes as Hong Kong prepares to impose quarantine on mainland travellers. Follow live updatesDoctor who blew whistle over...
02:40, 2020-02-07

Coronavirus latest LIVE: 44 new cases of coronavirus on Japan Diamond Princess cruise liner as cases in China show no sign of peaking China's coronavirus outbreak has shown no sign of peaking with health authorities reporting more than 5,000 new cases on Friday....
09:24, 2020-02-14

Factbox: U.S. vaping-related deaths rise to 31, Minnesota confirms two more deaths Minnesota on Wednesday confirmed two more deaths from a mysterious lung illness linked to e-cigarettes, bringing the total number of deaths to 31 acr...
15:04, 2019-10-17

Pentagon still struggles with military kid sex assault cases The Defense Department is rolling out big changes to how it responds when the children of service members sexually assault each other — and the rollo...
06:16, 2019-06-12

Why Knicks’ success against the spread may start to slow Because of the recent flood of football, it’s been awhile since we’ve been able to check in on the Knicks. Mike Miller’s rejuvenated but often-overma...
23:20, 2020-01-07

The Very (Very) Slow Rise of Lesbianism on TV Early efforts to introduce thoughtful story lines about women who love women gave way to gimmicks in the 1990s, before returning with force this cent...
11:16, 2019-11-29

Deaths from China's coronavirus outbreak surpass deaths from SARS The number of deaths in China's central Hubei province from a coronavirus outbreak had risen by 81 to 780 as of Saturday, the province's health commi...
01:44, 2020-02-09

China reports fewer coronavirus cases outside epicenter, cases surge in South Korea China reported another fall in the new coronavirus infections outside of its epicenter on Sunday, but world health officials warned it was too early ...
06:12, 2020-02-23

West Africa struggles with rise in pollution Almost 8 million people die prematurely as a result of diseases caused by air pollution. Although the air quality in Europe is frequently analyzed, t...
16:52, 2019-08-09

WhatsApp restrictions slow the spread of fake news – but don't stop it WhatsApp has limited the number of times a message can be forwarded in an attempt to combat fake news, but an analysis suggests the approach doesn't ...
15:16, 2019-09-27

Americans disembark from virus-hit cruise; China says new cases slow American passengers were taken off a cruise liner on Sunday to fly home after being quarantined for two weeks off Japan, while China said the rate of...
20:48, 2020-02-16

UAE says total of seven cases diagnosed with coronavirus, as two more cases detected Two new cases of coronavirus infection have been detected in the United Arab Emirates, bringing the total number of people diagnosed with the disease...
09:40, 2020-02-08

Australia confirms four cases of coronavirus, expects more cases Australia confirmed its first four cases of the new coronavirus in two different cities on Saturday, with the country's chief health official saying ...
11:12, 2020-01-25

Coronavirus cases in UK double after country sees 4 more cases The United Kingdom saw its number of confirmed coronavirus cases double over the weekend after four more people were diagnosed with the pneumonia-lik...
18:24, 2020-02-10

WhatsApp message limits slow but don’t stop the spread of fake news WhatsApp has limited the number of times a message can be forwarded in an attempt to combat fake news, but an analysis suggests the approach doesn't ...
15:00, 2019-09-27

WHO says coronavirus cases surge: 'Most cases in a single day' The number of cases for coronavirus surged in the last day, with more than 3,100 new patients confirmed in China, the World Health Organization said....
17:52, 2020-02-05

Nearly 600 new flu cases, two deaths in last week, CDC says Weekly CDC estimates indicate 582 new cases of influenza, with Louisiana and Puerto Rico still seeing brunt of activity, the agency reported on Frida...
18:04, 2019-11-08

China confirms human-to-human spread of deadly coronavirus, raising fears it could spread more quickly and widely China has confirmed there has been human-to-human transmission of the deadly new coronavirus, raising fears it could spread more quickly and widely....
02:52, 2020-01-21

Coronavirus Live Updates: Iran Reports 2 Coronavirus Deaths The country had reported no cases of the new virus until Wednesday. Officials said both of those who died were older adults and one was an Iranian wa...
19:00, 2020-02-19

Arizona has the most deaths due to mosquito-spread disease ATLANTA – Arizona has a total of 16 deaths due to the West Nile Virus disease, according to a statistics update from Centers for Disease Contro...
00:28, 2019-10-15

Flu cases in NYC spike early as deaths climb across US Now’s a good time to get your flu shot. The number of deaths from the flu this season reached 1,800 nationwide, including 22 children, and the ...
20:00, 2019-12-28

Coronavirus live updates: Coronavirus outbreak tops 6,000 cases in China, exceeding SARS epidemic The number of coronavirus cases in China has eclipsed 6,060, exceeding the total number of SARS cases in that country during the 2003 epidemic....
15:00, 2020-01-29

Hundreds more cases in Shropshire baby deaths review New cases are understood to include still births and baby deaths in the final stages of labour....
16:16, 2019-06-24

Vaping illness outbreak climbs to 1,888 cases with 37 deaths, CDC says The CDC is recommending that consumers stop vaping, particularly THC and especially anything bought off the street....
18:56, 2019-10-31

CDC says vaping lung cases surge 52% in the last week to 805 with at least 12 deaths The tally of illnesses and fatalities has dramatically risen over the last week when the CDC confirmed 530 probable cases and seven deaths....
20:12, 2019-09-26

4 Your Health: Rise in flu cases NBC News- More people have fallen ill from an E. coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce. A total of 138 people from 25 states have been infected, ac...
19:56, 2019-12-20

Why is the UK seeing a rise in measles cases? Three years after eliminating the infection, Britain has lost its 'measles-free status'. How?...
03:24, 2019-08-20

TEKNET: Pedestrian deaths on the rise Federal stats show pedestrian deaths nationwide rose four percent last year and will hit the highest levels we’ve seen since 1990. Even though ...
07:24, 2019-07-04

U.S. vaping-related deaths rise to 29 Indiana on Thursday confirmed two more deaths from a mysterious lung illness linked to e-cigarettes, bringing the total number of fatalities to 29 ac...
19:48, 2019-10-11

New Ebola cases in Uganda raise fears of further spread Uganda announced two more cases of Ebola on Wednesday - confirmation of the first spread of a deadly outbreak beyond the borders of Democratic Republ...
13:52, 2019-06-12

China confirms spread of new virus as cases surge An outbreak of a new coronavirus in China has spread to more cities, Chinese authorities said on Monday, as the number of patients tripled and a thir...
08:52, 2020-01-20

More than 2,000 new flu cases reported, number of deaths remains below 'epidemic threshold' According to the CDC's weekly report, 2.9 percent of all visits to healthcare providers last week were related to influenza, up from 2.5 percent the ...
21:32, 2019-12-02

Samoa measles cases, deaths more than double over past week The number of suspected cases of measles on the Pacific island of Samoa has more than doubled over the past week to 3,530 and deaths related to the o...
06:08, 2019-12-01

Deaths in China Rise, With No Sign of Slowdown Hyundai is suspending production in South Korea amid supply chain problems linked to the coronavirus, and Japan quarantined a cruise ship where 10 in...
06:36, 2020-02-05

Sharp 80% rise in liver cancer deaths in UK Increase due to several factors including deprivation and rise in obesity says Cancer Research UKDeaths from liver cancer in the UK have shot up in r...
08:44, 2019-11-01

Factbox: U.S. vaping-related deaths rise to 47 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Thursday confirmed 47 deaths and 2,290 confirmed and probable illnesses associated with vapin...
21:24, 2019-11-21

U.S. vaping-related deaths rise to 26, illnesses to 1,299 U.S. health officials on Thursday reported 26 deaths and 1,299 confirmed and probable cases so far from a mysterious respiratory illness tied to vapi...
21:52, 2019-10-10

US superbug deaths are falling but infections are on the rise NEW YORK — Drug-resistant “superbug” infections have been called a developing nightmare that could set medicine back a century, making conquered germ...
15:52, 2019-11-14

U.S. vaping-related deaths rise to 54, hospitalizations to 2,506 U.S. health officials said on Thursday two more deaths occurred since last week from a mysterious respiratory illness tied to vaping, taking the tota...
21:36, 2019-12-19

U.S. vaping-related deaths rise to 18, illnesses to 1,080: CDC U.S. health officials on Thursday reported 18 deaths due to a mysterious lung illness linked to e-cigarettes and said confirmed and probable cases of...
23:04, 2019-10-03

Factbox: U.S. vaping-related deaths rise to 21 Massachusetts state health officials on Monday confirmed one death from a mysterious lung illness linked to e-cigarettes, bringing the total number o...
14:56, 2019-10-08

Factbox: U.S. vaping-related deaths rise to 33 U.S. health officials on Thursday reported 33 deaths and 1,479 confirmed and probable cases so far from a mysterious respiratory illness tied to vapi...
22:20, 2019-10-17

Factbox: U.S. vaping-related deaths rise to 20 Michigan and Pennsylvania state health officials confirmed one death each from a mysterious lung illness linked to e-cigarettes, bringing the total n...
21:48, 2019-10-04

Deaths from falls among older Americans are on the rise CHICAGO (AP) — New research shows fatal falls have nearly tripled in older Americans in recent years, rising to more than 25,000 annual deaths. The f...
17:08, 2019-06-04

Jakarta flooding deaths rise to 53, nearly 175,000 displaced Nearly 175,000 people remain displaced in Indonesia’s capital Jakarta and nearby towns, after flash floods and landslides killed at least 53 people, ...
06:56, 2020-01-04

U.S. vaping-related deaths rise to 52, hospitalizations to 2,409 U.S. health officials said on Thursday four more deaths occurred since last week from a mysterious respiratory illness tied to vaping, taking the tot...
21:36, 2019-12-12

Factbox: U.S. vaping-related deaths rise to 37 - CDC U.S. health officials on Thursday reported 37 deaths and 1,888 confirmed and probable cases of a mysterious respiratory illness tied to vaping....
20:48, 2019-10-31

New Ebola cases in Uganda raise fears of spread beyond Congo Uganda announced two more cases of Ebola on Wednesday - a grandmother and a three-year-old boy, confirming that a deadly outbreak has spread for the ...
18:28, 2019-06-12

Vaping illness outbreak surpasses 1,000 cases, 18 deaths with no sign of slowing, CDC says An outbreak of a deadly vaping illness shows no signs of slowing as U.S. officials confirm 275 new cases and more fatalities in recent days....
23:08, 2019-10-03

COVID-19: China reports decline in new cases as total deaths number 2,236 New infections in China have been falling for days, although changes in how it counts cases have caused doubts about the true trajectory of the epide...
05:24, 2020-02-21

Vaping-related lung illnesses climb to 530 cases, seven deaths as CDC hunts for a cause More than half of the patients have been younger than 25 and 16% are younger than 18, CDC principal deputy director Anne Schuchat said....
19:16, 2019-09-19

Vaping illness outbreak surpasses 1,000 cases, 18 deaths and no signs of slowing, CDC says An outbreak of a deadly vaping illness shows no signs of slowing as U.S. officials confirm 275 new cases and more fatalities in recent days....
22:44, 2019-10-03

COVID-19: China reports over 14,800 new cases, 242 deaths in highest single-day jump China's Hubei province, the epicenter of the outbreak, now has a confirmed 48,206 cases and 1,310 deaths....
02:12, 2020-02-13

Anal cancer is on the rise in the US, and almost all cases are linked to HPV iStock Anal cancer is on the rise in the United States, according to a study published Tuesday in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute. After...
20:32, 2019-11-20

Measles Cases Continue to Rise Around the World Nearly a quarter of a million people in the Democratic Republic of Congo are thought to have been infected by measles in 2019 alone, the World Health...
11:52, 2019-11-26

U.S. CDC says cases of vaping-related illness are on the rise The number of Americans sickened by a severe vaping-related illness continues to increase, and the official tally will likely rise when it is updated...
19:28, 2019-09-24

Confirmed measles cases rise to 981, most in 27 years The number of confirmed measles cases has risen to 981, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported Monday, a new high since last week’s ...
11:32, 2019-06-04

U.S. vaping-related deaths rise to 26, illnesses climb to 1,299 U.S. health officials on Thursday reported 26 deaths and 1,299 confirmed and probable cases so far from a mysterious respiratory illness tied to vapi...
20:44, 2019-10-10

Vaping-related deaths rise to 34; illnesses increase to 1,604, CDC says The number of people who have died from a vaping-related lung injury has risen to 34, up one from last week, according to the Centers for Disease Con...
22:24, 2019-10-24

U.S. vaping-related deaths rise to 12, illnesses climb to 805 U.S. health officials on Thursday reported 805 confirmed and probable cases and 12 deaths so far from a mysterious respiratory illness tied to vaping...
20:48, 2019-09-26

Opioid crisis is also to blame for rise in cocaine deaths Death by cocaine is rising in America, and the opioid crisis, the nation’s deadliest overdose epidemic, is at fault, health officials said Thursday. ...
16:48, 2019-05-06

NYC traffic deaths rise for first time since de Blasio took office New York City traffic fatalities are up this year for the first time since Mayor Bill de Blasio took office, city officials said Monday. The citywide...
22:04, 2019-12-23

Samoa measles deaths rise above 50, mostly small children The death toll from a measles outbreak in Samoa climbed to 53, the government said on Monday, as the number of people infected in the small Pacific n...
03:32, 2019-12-02

Fentanyl deaths on rise in UK, drug report warns The painkiller is said to be up to 100 times stronger than morphine and is entering UK markets....
13:12, 2020-01-04

UN reports migrant deaths on the rise among Central Americans GENEVA – At least 380 Latin American migrants have died on their journeys this year, many of them Venezuelans drowning in the Caribbean or Cent...
00:48, 2019-06-19

Drinking-related liver disease and deaths on the rise in U.S. (Reuters Health) - Americans today are expected to live shorter lives than just a few years ago, in contrast with trends seen in other developed nati...
21:28, 2019-11-29

U.S. vaping-related deaths rise to 18, illnesses surpass 1,000: CDC U.S. health officials on Thursday reported 18 deaths due to a mysterious lung illness linked to e-cigarettes and other vaping products and said the n...
01:16, 2019-10-04

China coronavirus: Where has the deadly coronavirus spread so far? The deadly corona virus which has infected hundreds of people in China has begun to spread to other countries – but where has it spread so far?...
15:24, 2020-01-21

Russia's consumer safety watchdog, after reporting two cases, says virus won't spread The head of Russia's consumer safety watchdog said on Friday, after the country reported two coronavirus cases, that there was no risk of the virus s...
15:16, 2020-01-31

CDC reports 3 million more flu cases, rise of type A strains The CDC reports more than 22 million Americans have had influenza so far this winter, with 3 million new cases this week. More than 210,000 have been...
18:04, 2020-02-07

China virus cases rise again, 66 more on ship in Japan By JOE McDONALD Associated Press BEIJING (AP) - China reported a rise in new virus cases Monday, denting optimism that disease control measures inclu...
17:36, 2020-02-10

Cholera cases rise in Kenya's capital, top hospital says The Kenyan capital has experienced a jump in cholera cases, one of the city's top hospitals said on Tuesday, adding that eight of its own staff had b...
12:56, 2019-04-16

Cases of Vaping-Related Illnesses Rise to 153 in 16 States The C.D.C. said serious respiratory problems were reported in the past two months, though it remained unclear whether vaping nicotine or THC, the hig...
01:00, 2019-08-22

Measles cases in NYC rise to 329, outbreak expected to worsen The number of confirmed measles cases in New York City has increased to 329 since October, and according to the city’s health department, the outbrea...
02:28, 2019-04-16

Deaths rise as Nepal issues more permits for Mount Everest NAMCHE, Nepal (AP) — Seasoned mountaineers say Nepal’s reluctance to limit the number of permits it issues to climb Mount Everest has caused da...
12:36, 2019-05-28

China virus deaths rise to 170 as hit to global economy looms Hundreds of foreign evacuees from the Chinese city of Wuhan entered quarantine on Thursday as deaths from a fast-spreading virus rose to 170 and mark...
13:28, 2020-01-30

Factbox: U.S. vaping-related deaths rise to 25, Utah latest Latest data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) listed 1,080 confirmed and probable cases of the illness as of Oct. 1. The agen...
15:20, 2019-10-10

U.S. doctors group says just stop vaping as deaths, illnesses rise The American Medical Association on Monday urged Americans to stop vaping of any sort until scientists have a better handle on the cause of 450 lung ...
01:40, 2019-09-10

U.S. doctors' group says just stop vaping as deaths, illnesses rise The American Medical Association on Monday urged Americans to stop using electronic cigarettes of any sort until scientists have a better handle on t...
02:12, 2019-09-10

Philippines checks for African swine fever as pig deaths rise The Philippines has set up a crisis management team to determine if the deadly African swine fever virus has reached the country after officials dete...
08:56, 2019-08-19

China virus deaths rise to 17, heightening global alarm Deaths from China's new flu-like virus rose to 17 on Wednesday, heightening global fears of contagion from an infection suspected to have come from a...
16:56, 2020-01-22

Injuries and Deaths Could Rise with Climate Change in the U.S., a New Study Finds An estimated 2,135 additional people could die every year in the United States as a result of climate change-related injuries like assaults, drowning...
18:20, 2020-01-15

China virus deaths rise to nine, heightening global alarm Deaths from China's new flu-like virus rose to nine on Wednesday with more than 470 confirmed cases, heightening global fears of contagion from an in...
14:08, 2020-01-22

Dozens of new Ebola cases hit Congo as violence fuels spread of deadly disease DOZENS of new Ebola cases were reported in the Democratic Republic of Congo this weekend as the deadly disease spirals further out of control....
12:52, 2019-07-02

Singapore raises virus alert level as new cases show infection spread Singapore on Friday reported three more coronavirus cases that authorities have not yet linked to previous infections or travel to China, prompting t...
11:28, 2020-02-07

Rare shrew-spread virus linked to deaths of 8 German residents, study finds At least eight people in Germany who died of encephalitis likely contracted a rare virus from shrews, a small mole-like animal, that led to the fatal...
21:28, 2020-01-09

Officials just confirmed 7 deaths and 530 cases of serious lung disease tied to vaping. Here are all the health risks you should know about. AP Photo/Craig Mitchelldyer The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food and Drug Administration are investigating a spate of lung il...
18:44, 2019-09-19

Officials have confirmed 37 deaths and nearly 1,900 cases of serious lung disease tied to vaping. Here are all the health risks you should know about. AP Photo/Craig Mitchelldyer The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food and Drug Administration are investigating a spate of lung ill...
23:44, 2019-11-01

Officials have confirmed 34 deaths and more than 1,600 cases of serious lung disease tied to vaping. Here are all the health risks you should know about. AP Photo/Craig Mitchelldyer The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food and Drug Administration are investigating a spate of lung ill...
17:16, 2019-10-25

Officials have confirmed 33 deaths and nearly 1,500 cases of serious lung disease tied to vaping. Here are all the health risks you should know about. AP Photo/Craig Mitchelldyer The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food and Drug Administration are investigating a spate of lung ill...
23:16, 2019-10-17

Officials have confirmed 26 deaths and nearly 1,300 cases of serious lung disease tied to vaping. Here are all the health risks you should know about. AP Photo/Craig Mitchelldyer The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food and Drug Administration are investigating a spate of lung ill...
01:32, 2019-10-11

Concerns rise over tainted sewage sludge spread on croplands LAPEER, Mich. — For more than 20 years, the eastern Michigan town of Lapeer sent leftover sludge from its sewage treatment plant to area farms, suppl...
18:00, 2019-09-12

Cases of new viral respiratory illness rise sharply in China By KEN MORITSUGU BEIJING (AP) - Chinese health authorities urged people in the city of Wuhan to avoid crowds and public gatherings, after warning tha...
14:44, 2020-01-22

Sexually Transmitted Disease Cases Rise to Record High, C.D.C. Says Cases of syphilis, gonorrhea and chlamydia in the United States jumped last year, and an alarming number of newborn deaths were linked to congenital ...
00:48, 2019-10-09

Dramatic rise in cancer cases among veterans raises new questions Veterans nationwide have seen a staggering increase in urinary, prostate, liver and blood cancers over the past two decades — leading some mili...
19:44, 2019-10-30

U.S. cases of vaping-related illness rise to 530 as outbreak widens U.S. health officials said on Thursday there are now 530 confirmed and probable cases and seven deaths from severe lung-related illnesses tied to vap...
18:24, 2019-09-19

Measles cases continue to rise, bringing year's total to 555 Another 90 measles cases were reported last week, bringing the year's total to 555 cases, according to the latest data from the Centers for Dise...
17:56, 2019-04-15

Lyme disease cases may rise 92 per cent in US due to climate change Climate change could nearly double new cases of Lyme disease by the end of the century in the US, even if the world manages to limit warming to level...
09:16, 2020-02-08

Opioid Deaths Rise When Auto Plants Close, Study Shows Research found 85 percent more deaths among those of prime working age in places where car factories closed compared with where they stayed open....
18:36, 2019-12-30

Rise in deaths on London roads could hasten move for more 20mph limits A spike in road deaths in London has claimed the lives of at least 80 people so far this year, latest figures reveal....
16:36, 2019-08-16

Opioid crisis helps explain rise in cocaine deaths: report Cocaine deaths have been rising in the U.S., health officials said Thursday in their latest report on the nation’s deadliest drug overdose epidemic....
00:44, 2019-05-03

Santa Anita Starts Independent Reviews Of All Horses After Deaths Rise To 29 SANTA ANITA, Cali. (NBC News)– California horse racing regulators said Wednesday they will require all horses to undergo independent reviews be...
11:28, 2019-06-13

Fentanyl deaths on the rise as drug is added to heroin, warns report Government urged to consider tighter controls on drug linked to hundreds of UK deathsDeaths caused by the drug fentanyl are rising and there is an on...
19:56, 2020-01-03

Heart-Failure Deaths Rise, Contributing to Worsening Life Expectancy Deaths from heart failure, one of the nation’s biggest killers, are surging as the population ages and the health of younger generations worsens....
13:32, 2019-10-30

WHO reports 92 cases of human-to-human coronavirus cases outside China There have been 92 cases of human-to-human spread of the coronavirus in 12 countries outside China but the World Health Organization does not have th...
18:12, 2020-02-18

Tokyo Marathon canceled for most runners in an effort to slow coronavirus "When I saw the rumors on Sunday night, I was hopeful that they were just rumors," said Chicago runner Ryan Lederer....
21:00, 2020-02-17

Yum! Brands' Pizza Hut struggles and coronavirus headwinds create unsavory recipe (YUM) Before the open, Yum! Brands (YUM) reported mixed 4Q19 results but did not provide FY20 guidance as...
17:20, 2020-02-06

Christmas Ebola fears after sharp rise of cases in DRC causes alert for Uganda The World Health Organisation have said that there have been 55 new Ebola cases during December in Democratic Republic of Congo and Ugandans are bein...
01:12, 2019-12-26

As Ebola Cases Rise in Congo, the W.H.O. Declines to Issue Emergency Declaration The epidemic shows no signs of abating. In the eight-month-old outbreak, the highest number of cases recorded in a single day occurred this week....
20:32, 2019-04-12

COVID-19 death toll at 1,770 as China sees slight rise in new cases Another 10,844 people have recovered from COVID-19, the disease caused by the new coronavirus, and have been discharged from hospitals, according to ...
03:24, 2020-02-17

Vaping lung illness cases expected to rise 'considerably,' top CDC official says New cases of a vaping-related lung disease are being reported every day, and the agency expects this week's total to increase "considerably," a ...
17:24, 2019-10-16

Advocates demand de Blasio bolster Vision Zero amid rise in traffic deaths With traffic deaths on the rise, safe-street advocates gathered outside City Hall Tuesday to demand Mayor de Blasio bolster his Vision Zero program. ...
05:24, 2019-05-08

Drug poisonings blamed for biggest rise in homeless deaths since records began A huge increase in drug fatalities has contributed to the biggest rise in deaths of homeless people in England and Wales since records began....
13:08, 2019-10-01

Climbers call for Nepal to limit Mount Everest permits as deaths rise NAMCHE, Nepal — Nepal’s reluctance to limit the number of permits it issues to scale Mount Everest has contributed to dangerous overcrowding, with in...
17:36, 2019-05-28

Vaping illness deaths rise to 34 as public health officials hunt for cause of outbreak The total number of probable cases is now at 1,604, with 125 new cases diagnosed over the last week, according to the CDC....
20:24, 2019-10-24

Dow drops 300 points on concern coronavirus will dramatically slow China's economy Stocks fell as worries over the coronavirus' impact persisted and overshadowed the release of stronger-than-expected U.S. jobs data....
20:44, 2020-02-07

Dow drops more than 150 points on concern coronavirus will dramatically slow China's economy Stocks fell as worries over the coronavirus' impact persisted and overshadowed the release of stronger-than-expected U.S. jobs data....
16:52, 2020-02-07

Dow drops 250 points on concern coronavirus will dramatically slow China's economy Stocks fell as worries over the coronavirus' impact persisted and overshadowed the release of stronger-than-expected U.S. jobs data....
20:00, 2020-02-07

U.S. agriculture secretary unsure if coronavirus will slow China's farm imports U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue said on Wednesday he does not know whether China's coronavirus outbreak will upset Beijing's pledge to radica...
23:56, 2020-01-29

Dow drops 200 points on concern coronavirus will dramatically slow China's economy Stocks fell as worries over the coronavirus' impact persisted and overshadowed the release of stronger-than-expected U.S. jobs data....
18:08, 2020-02-07

Coronavirus latest: Son of 'coronavirus' cruise passengers call on UK to help as Japan announces more cases -LIVE The son of two British passengers on the quarantined Diamond Princess cruise ship who have reportedly tested positive for coronavirus has said his pa...
13:00, 2020-02-18

Iowa health officials confirm 'multiple cases' of bacterial disease that can spread from dogs to humans "Multiple cases" of a bacterial disease that can be spread from dogs to humans have been confirmed in Iowa, according to health officials....
15:36, 2019-05-13

Huge leak reveals all the heartbreaking deaths coming in ‘Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker’ The early Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker screenings will kick off in about two weeks, with Disney heavily promoting the last episode in the Skywalk...
18:04, 2019-12-05

China virus deaths rise to 80 as Hong Kong bans visitors from worst-hit province The death toll from China's new coronavirus grew to 80 on Monday as residents of Hubei province, where the disease originated, were banned from enter...
02:36, 2020-01-27

China mystery disease cases rise to 44 as girl, 12, infected by viral illness The disease is an unknown type of viral pneumonia linked to a food market in the central Chinese city of Wuhan, sparking fears of a new outbreak simi...
14:56, 2020-01-03

The slow race to make a coronavirus vaccine is on as nations try to speed yearlong process Getting a vaccine to the market is a long, complex and expensive endeavor, global health experts say....
20:56, 2020-01-31

China reopens many businesses amid coronavirus outbreak, but economy may remain slow Businesses and stores were beginning to reopen in Beijing and other parts of China on Monday but few signs of activity raised concerns that residents...
23:08, 2020-02-10

U.S. agriculture secretary unsure whether coronavirus will slow Chinese buys of U.S. farm goods U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue said on Wednesday he does not know whether China's coronavirus outbreak will affect Beijing's pledge to radic...
17:16, 2020-01-29

The rise of cyber attacks and data breaches against hospitals in the US has been linked to an uptick in heart attack deaths Reuters A rise in ransomware attacks and data breaches against hospitals across the US may account for an uptick in heart attack deaths at those hosp...
19:20, 2019-11-13

The rise of cyber attacks and data breaches against US hospitals has been linked to an uptick in heart attack deaths Reuters A rise in ransomware attacks and data breaches against hospitals across the US may account for an uptick in heart attack deaths at those hosp...
19:40, 2019-11-13

Hong Kong medical staff strike for third day as locally transmitted virus cases rise Medical workers in Hong Kong began a third day of strike action on Wednesday, piling pressure on the city's government to seal the border with mainla...
06:32, 2020-02-05

China reports sharp rise in SARS-like virus cases as holiday travel begins China on Monday reported a sharp spike in the number of people infected with a new SARS-like virus – as millions begin traveling for the Lunar New Ye...
14:32, 2020-01-20

Ebola Cases Rise in Congo Border City Amid Fears of Outbreak Spreading (KINSHASA, Congo) — The 1-year-old daughter and the wife of the man who died of Ebola in Congo’s city of Goma this week have tested posit...
21:12, 2019-08-01

China is sending trucks to spray bleach on entire cities as the country struggles to contain the Wuhan coronavirus cnsphoto via Reuters, Xue Yuge/Xinhua via Getty Images The Wuhan coronavirus has sickened more than 28,000 people, and killed at least 565, with almo...
23:44, 2020-02-06

Maddeningly Slow Golfer Says He Has Evidence To Prove He Isn't Slow, But Can't Share It Bryson DeChambeau has long been considered one of the slowest pros on the PGA Tour. In August, after taking over two minutes to hit a simple eight-fo...
00:20, 2019-09-29

What we know about how the new coronavirus is spread Early indications suggest that the new coronavirus is spread by large droplets when people cough or sneeze....
23:24, 2020-01-27

Where has coronavirus spread? Three maps illustrating the fight against the deadly virus outbreak in Wuhan, ChinaAuthorities in China are battling to contain an outbreak of a dead...
18:08, 2020-01-22

Coronavirus deaths top 900 after deadliest day yet The worldwide death toll from the coronavirus surged to 910 after Chinese health officials reported 97 people died from the disease on Sunday -- the ...
08:08, 2020-02-10

Coronavirus latest: More than 80 deaths in one day The number of deaths by coronavirus in China rose by 81 to 780 on Saturday. An American and a Japanese citizen have also died after suffering symptom...
00:04, 2020-02-09

Monday's Daily Brief: Hopes rise for peace in Syria and Yemen, UNGA speeches end, Guterres saddened by India flood deaths 'Sign of hope' for long-suffering Syrians as new committee forms; Yemen prisoner release signals hope for Yemen; Assembly President closes formal Deb...
23:32, 2019-09-30

Coronavirus latest: Apple warns of Covid-19 causing global iPhone shortages as infections slow in China - LIVE Apple has warned of global "iPhone supply shortages" due to its factories in China closing amid the coronavirus outbreak....
08:12, 2020-02-18

How to slow down a TikTok video by recording in slow motion Reuters You can slow down a TikTok video that you're recording by going into the "Speed" section of the app's video editor. There are two options for...
19:40, 2019-12-16

How does coronavirus spread and how can you protect yourself? Viruses can be spread when an infected person coughs or sneezes. Hand-washing is a first line of defenceThe Wuhan coronavirus outbreak is a new illne...
18:48, 2020-01-30

MAP: Where China’s coronavirus has spread to so far As the number of cases in the coronavirus outbreak rises, its reach around the world is expanding....
19:16, 2020-01-22

Coronavirus: What are viruses? And how do they spread? Concerns are growing that the recently-detected coronavirus may spread. Dr Rosalind Eggo explains how that can happen....
13:24, 2020-01-24

Coronavirus deaths surge to over 300 in China Chinese authorities have reported a jump in number of deaths from the disease. In Germany, evacuees from Wuhan arrived at army barracks in Germershei...
03:44, 2020-02-02

Coronavirus deaths top 1,000 as WHO arrives in China The worldwide death toll from the coronavirus surged to 910 after Chinese health officials reported 97 people died from the disease on Sunday -- the ...
04:20, 2020-02-11

Two coronavirus cases confirmed in UK Two people have tested positive for coronavirus in the UK and are receiving specialist care....
11:08, 2020-01-31

Coronavirus: Two cases confirmed in UK Two members of a family receive specialist care, as Britons return from China on a government flight....
15:44, 2020-01-31

CDC confirms 34 cases of novel coronavirus in the US The US now has 34 confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus, officials with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced Friday. However, ...
03:00, 2020-02-22

UK confirms its first coronavirus cases Two patients in England have tested positive for the coronavirus, according to the country's chief medical officer....
11:20, 2020-01-31

Paolo Sorrentino: ‘My characters’ struggles are the struggles I have’ The Great Beauty director on his TV series The New Pope, blowing up Michelangelo’s Pietà, and why he’s done with Italian PM biopicsThe Naples-born di...
15:12, 2020-01-05

WHO expects further spread of new coronavirus in China The World Health Organisation said on Tuesday that the new coronavirus was likely to spread to other parts of China and possibly other countries in c...
13:00, 2020-01-21

WHO says expects further spread of new coronavirus in China The World Health Organisation said on Tuesday that the new coronavirus was likely to spread to other parts of China and possibly other countries in t...
11:56, 2020-01-21

This map shows the latest spread of the coronavirus The total number of coronavirus cases grew as of Thursday, with at least 18 people dead and more than 650 people around the world sickened....
23:36, 2020-01-23

Pangolins may have spread coronavirus to humans Endangered species could be missing link between bats and humans, researchers believeChinese researchers investigating the animal origin of the coron...
19:24, 2020-02-07

Did China's authoritarianism actually help the coronavirus spread? As coronavirus cases in China continue to increase, the country's leadership is coming under scrutiny for its response. Authorities have been accused...
00:28, 2020-02-06

Spread of coronavirus outside China could be tip of iceberg, says WHO While cases outside China remain low, World Health Organization chief warns it could accelerateChina goes back to work as toll rises – live updatesCo...
12:12, 2020-02-10

Here is what WHO experts are watching on the coronavirus' spread The World Health Organization (WHO) is tracking the epidemic of the new coronavirus in China and how it is spread abroad, as its advance team of inte...
16:20, 2020-02-10

Thailand 'not able to stop the spread' of coronavirus Thailand cannot stop the spread of a mysterious disease within its borders after the virus popped up in China earlier this year....
21:12, 2020-01-28

What a Party in Japan May Tell Us About the Coronavirus’s Spread Will the virus spiral beyond China? Public health experts are closely studying cluster cases in other Asian countries....
17:48, 2020-02-20

China reports 143 new deaths from coronavirus on mainland on Feb. 14 The death toll from a coronavirus outbreak in mainland China had reached 1,523 as of the end of Friday, up by 143 from the previous day, the country'...
01:48, 2020-02-15

China reports 46 new coronavirus deaths, total at 259 The total number of deaths from a coronavirus epidemic in China had reached 259 by the end of Friday, an increase of 46, state broadcaster CCTV said,...
03:04, 2020-02-01

China's Hubei reports 139 new coronavirus deaths on Feb. 15 The number of new deaths in China's central Hubei province from the coronavirus outbreak rose by 139 on Saturday, the province's health commission sa...
03:24, 2020-02-16

China reports 64 new coronavirus deaths, total at 425 The death toll from a coronavirus outbreak in China rose to 425 as of the end of Monday, up by 64 from the previous day, the country's National Healt...
02:20, 2020-02-04

China reports 143 new deaths from coronavirus on mainland on Feb 14 The death toll from a coronavirus outbreak in mainland China rose to 1,523 as of the end of Friday, after 143 people died over the course of the day,...
02:48, 2020-02-15

Coronavirus: First deaths reported in Middle East The deadly COVID-19 virus claimed the lives of two people in Iran, in the first deaths to be reported in the Middle East. Tehran previously denied re...
22:12, 2020-02-19

Coronavirus latest: first non-Chinese deaths reported An American and a Japanese citizen have died after suffering coronavirus symptoms, marking the first non-Chinese deaths since the outbreak began....
11:32, 2020-02-08

Coronavirus Deaths Are So Far Mostly Older Men, Many With Health Issues As China releases details about the 17 people who have died in the outbreak, a well-known SARS expert raises an alarm about the virus’s spread, sayin...
10:52, 2020-01-23

Mainland China reports 86 new coronavirus deaths on Feb. 7 The death toll from a coronavirus outbreak in mainland China had reached 722 as of the end of Friday, up by 86 from the previous day, the country's N...
02:04, 2020-02-08

China reports 105 new deaths from coronavirus on mainland on Feb. 16 The death toll from a coronavirus outbreak in mainland China reached 1,770 as of the end of Sunday, up by 105 from the previous day, the country's Na...
06:12, 2020-02-17

China reports 108 new coronavirus deaths on Feb. 10, total at 1,016 China reported 108 new coronavirus deaths on the mainland on Feb. 10, up from 97 on the previous day, the country's health authority said on Tuesday....
02:12, 2020-02-11

Coronavirus: 'Increased likelihood' of cases in the UK The health secretary says there are no confirmed cases of the virus in the UK, which is "well prepared"....
14:00, 2020-01-23

The UK has confirmed its first 2 cases of Wuhan coronavirus REUTERS/Aly Song Two people in England have been infected with the deadly Wuhan coronavirus, British medical authorities said Friday. These are the f...
11:04, 2020-01-31

Coronavirus Cases Seemed to Be Leveling Off. Not Anymore. On Thursday, health officials in China reported more than 14,000 new cases in Hubei Province alone. A change in diagnostic criteria may be the reason...
02:48, 2020-02-13

First suspected cases of the Wuhan coronavirus in the UK Three people are being tested in Edinburgh, UK, for the new coronavirus that first emerged in Wuhan, China, and a fourth possible case is suspected i...
19:08, 2020-01-23

Coronavirus: China reports almost 5,000 new cases With more than 100 more deaths and nearly 5,000 new infections, China's coronavirus shows no signs of peaking. In Cambodia, passengers disembarked fr...
11:36, 2020-02-14

Iran confirms its first 2 coronavirus cases The new virus emerged in China in December. Since then, more than 70,000 people have been infected globally, with more than 2,000 deaths being report...
13:00, 2020-02-19

CDC expects more U.S. cases of China coronavirus The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Tuesday it expects to see more cases of the Wuhan coronavirus in the United States....
23:04, 2020-01-21

Germany confirms three further cases of coronavirus The disease, which has killed nearly 100 people in China, has now infected four people in Bavaria....
22:00, 2020-01-28

Britain reports first two cases of new coronavirus Two patients from the same family in England have tested positive for coronavirus, the first such cases in Britain, England's chief medical officer s...
12:36, 2020-01-31

UK coronavirus cases: How many people have been infected so far? On China's deadliest day of the coronavirus so far, it was revealed there were now nine cases of the disease in the UK....
16:12, 2020-02-13

WHO: More than 14K coronavirus cases worldwide, none in new nations No new countries have reported confirmed cases of the 2019 novel coronavirus in the last 24 hours, the WHO reported Monday, with 14,557 cases current...
17:08, 2020-02-03

More Than 7,700 Cases of Coronavirus Recorded Worldwide Chinese officials have confirmed over 7,700 cases of the mysterious illness as foreign governments airlifted their citizens out of Wuhan, the outbrea...
05:52, 2020-01-30

China coronavirus: Cases 'highly likely' in the UK So far 14 people have been tested in the UK, with nine awaiting results and five getting the all-clear....
11:00, 2020-01-24

Coronavirus cases outside China may be 'tip of the iceberg': WHO People across China trickled back to work on Monday after an extended Lunar New Year holiday as the government eased restrictions imposed to counter ...
14:16, 2020-02-10

New York investigating 3 possible cases of coronavirus Cuomo made the announcement shortly after Mayor Bill de Blasio and city Health Commissioner said there were no cases in New York City — suggesting th...
01:08, 2020-01-25

CDC monitoring 110 possible coronavirus cases in 26 states More than a hundred people across 26 states are being monitored for possible cases of the new coronavirus, health officials said Monday. The number o...
00:12, 2020-01-28

U.S. CDC says no new confirmed cases of coronavirus, 110 under investigation The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Monday had not recorded any new confirmed cases of a new coronavirus overnight since its...
18:40, 2020-01-27

Coronavirus cases may be 'tip of the iceberg' outside China: WHO People across China trickled back work on Monday after an extended Lunar New Year holiday as the government eased restrictions imposed to counter the...
16:20, 2020-02-10

CDC is monitoring 110 possible coronavirus cases across 26 states in US The CDC held briefing on the coronavirus outbreak, which has killed at least 81 people in China and sickened more than 2,800 worldwide....
18:04, 2020-01-27

France confirms first two cases of coronavirus France confirmed on Friday its first two cases of the Wuhan coronavirus, with one patient being hospitalized in Paris and the other in the southweste...
21:52, 2020-01-24

Three new cases of coronavirus confirmed in US, four more being tested in NY The United States confirmed three new cases of the deadly coronavirus over the weekend — while officials in New York said four possible patients are ...
05:28, 2020-01-27

Monday's Daily Brief: Hopes rise for peace in Syria and Yemen, main UNGA speeches wind down, Guterres saddened by India flood deaths 'Sign of hope' for long-suffering Syrians as new committee forms; Yemen prisoner release signals hope for Yemen; Assembly President closes formal Deb...
23:12, 2019-09-30

Coronavirus: Can it spread via door handles? And other questions Can coronavirus spread via door handles and can it be transmitted by food prepared by an infected person?...
04:12, 2020-02-12

‘Definitely too late’ to stop spread of coronavirus, expert says The spread of the coronavirus is “definitely too late” to contain due to the millions of people who have now fled the hot zone of the hea...
16:32, 2020-02-09

Can face masks help prevent the spread of coronavirus? The swift spread of the deadly coronavirus is creating a shortage of clinical face masks — bought with the hope that the paper-thin respiratory shiel...
23:48, 2020-01-27

Tom Cotton calls for travel ban to contain coronavirus spread Sen. Tom Cotton called on the Trump administration to issue a "targeted travel ban" to contain the spread of a respiratory illness from China....
21:12, 2020-01-28

China says coronavirus that killed 6 can spread between people. Here's what we know The outbreak could hit the economy, experts warned as they called back to the fallout from the deadly SARS crisis in 2003....
11:28, 2020-01-21

How novel coronavirus spread across the world – visual explainer Confirmed cases of flu-like virus span 29 countries, with about 1,000 deaths mostly in mainland ChinaThe coronavirus epidemic began in Wuhan, a city ...
02:12, 2020-02-12

Coronavirus: WHO warns spread outside China could be 'tip of the iceberg' While cases outside China appeared to be low, World Health Organization chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus warns it could accelerateChina goes back to ...
08:24, 2020-02-10

UK issues new powers to stop spread of coronavirus The tougher measures are aimed at keeping people in quarantine to stop the spread of the virus....
10:36, 2020-02-10

Coronavirus spread accelerating in China, says Xi Jinping President warns of ‘grave situation’ as at least 50 million people face new year lockdownFollow the latest developmentsShare your storyChina’s presid...
15:56, 2020-01-25

China's coronavirus has killed 9, can spread between people. Here's what we know The outbreak could hit the economy, experts warned as they pointed to the fallout from the deadly SARS crisis in 2003....
03:28, 2020-01-22

China's coronavirus has killed 6, can spread between people. Here's what we know The outbreak could hit the economy, experts warned as they pointed to the fallout from the deadly SARS crisis in 2003....
17:40, 2020-01-21

Facebook fights spread of coronavirus misinformation As misinformation about the coronavirus outbreak continues to spread, Facebook has announced several countermeasures. This is the new reality.Read Mo...
14:20, 2020-01-31

Coronavirus: More may need to self-isolate to stop spread - NHS boss The head of NHS England warns more people may need to isolate themselves at home over the new virus....
15:24, 2020-02-13

China says coronavirus has killed 6, can spread between people. Here's what we know The outbreak could hit the economy, experts warned as they pointed to the fallout from the deadly SARS crisis in 2003....
14:16, 2020-01-21

The Wuhan Coronavirus: Symptoms, Spread, and What Scientists Know A respiratory virus has spread from China to a half-dozen other countries, including the U.S. Here’s what you need to know....
13:52, 2020-01-24

Coronavirus: two deaths in Wuhan thought to be first of foreign nationals 60-year-old US citizen died in Wuhan, while Japan says one of its citizens who died in outbreak city had symptoms matching virusA US national in Chin...
09:24, 2020-02-08

China's Hubei reports 56 new coronavirus deaths, total at 350 China's Hubei province, the epicenter of a coronavirus epidemic, reported 56 new deaths from the outbreak on Sunday, bringing the total to 350, the l...
00:08, 2020-02-03

China's Hubei province reports 81 new deaths from coronavirus on Feb. 7 The number of deaths in China's central Hubei province from a coronavirus outbreak had risen by 81 to 699 as of Friday, the province's health commiss...
00:20, 2020-02-08

China's Hubei province reports 93 new coronavirus deaths The number of deaths in China's central Hubei province from a coronavirus outbreak rose by 93 to 1,789 as of Monday, the province's health commission...
03:00, 2020-02-18

Coronavirus: Italy towns in lockdown after COVID-19 deaths Two deaths from the coronavirus have rocked the peninsular as numerous towns took emergency measures to prevent the virus from spreading. Almost 40 c...
19:00, 2020-02-22

As Deaths Mount, China Tries to Speed Up Coronavirus Testing China is racing to screen ever more patients in Hubei Province, acknowledging that delays in diagnosing the virus are a major obstacle to controlling...
00:08, 2020-02-10

China reports record increase in coronavirus deaths The Chinese province at the centre of the coronavirus outbreak reported a record rise in deaths and thousands more infections using a broader definit...
20:00, 2020-02-13

China reports 97 coronavirus deaths on mainland on Tuesday The death toll from a coronavirus outbreak in mainland China reached 1,113 as of the end of Tuesday, up by 97 from the previous day, the National Hea...
07:00, 2020-02-12

China reports 108 new coronavirus deaths on Feb. 10, toll rises to 1,016 China reported 108 new coronavirus deaths on Feb. 10, the highest daily increase so far, and up from 97 on the previous day, the health authority sai...
03:20, 2020-02-11

China's Hubei reports 45 new coronavirus deaths, total at 249 China's Hubei province, the epicentre of a coronavirus epidemic, reported 45 new deaths from the outbreak on Friday, bringing the total to 249, the l...
00:00, 2020-02-01

China's Hubei province reports 139 new coronavirus deaths on Feb. 14 The number of new deaths in China's central Hubei province from the coronavirus outbreak rose by 139 as of Friday, the province's health commission s...
01:12, 2020-02-15

Coronavirus deaths hit 56; China bans wildlife trade More than 2,000 people have been infected with a new coronavirus, the vast majority in China where 56 people have died from it, and the United States...
08:44, 2020-01-26

China's total coronavirus deaths hit 259 by end of Jan. 31, up 46: state media The total number of deaths from a coronavirus epidemic in China had reached 259 by the end of Friday, Jan. 31, up by 46, state broadcaster CCTV said,...
01:56, 2020-02-01

China's Hubei province reports 116 new coronavirus deaths The death toll from a coronavirus outbreak in China's Hubei province rose by 116, the province's health commission said on Friday....
02:12, 2020-02-14

Coronavirus live updates: Hubei reports another 108 deaths Hubei's health authorities reported there were 108 additional fatalities on Feb. 19, bringing the total number of people who died in the province to ...
02:12, 2020-02-20

Mainland China reports 89 new coronavirus deaths on February 8 The death toll from a coronavirus outbreak in mainland China reached 811 as of the end of Saturday, up 89 from the previous day, the country's Nation...
02:48, 2020-02-09

Coronavirus Deaths Are So Far Mostly Older Men, Many With Previous Health Issues As China releases details about the 17 people who have died in the outbreak, a well-known SARS expert raises an alarm about the virus’s spread, sayin...
14:20, 2020-01-23

China's Hubei province reports 132 new coronavirus deaths on Feb. 18 The number of deaths in China's central Hubei province from the coronavirus outbreak rose by 132 to 1,921 as of Tuesday, the province's health commis...
01:48, 2020-02-19

China's Hubei province confirms 15 more deaths due to coronavirus China reported 15 more deaths and 180 new cases of coronavirus, according to a statement from the health department of Hubei province, as the outbrea...
00:20, 2020-01-25

Malaysia confirms first cases of coronavirus infection Malaysia on Saturday said it had confirmed three cases of coronavirus infection, the first in the Southeast Asian country....
05:28, 2020-01-25

Here’s a timeline of the 4 confirmed coronavirus cases in Canada Four cases of the virus have been confirmed in Canada so far, with three in Ontario and one in British Columbia....
00:12, 2020-02-03

WHO says coronavirus cases stabilising in China, but outbreak could go any way The number of cases of infection with the new coronavirus in China has stabilised, but the apparent slowdown in the epidemic spread should be viewed ...
04:12, 2020-02-13

France declares first two confirmed cases of coronavirus France declared on Friday its first two confirmed cases of the Wuhan coronavirus, with one patient being hospitalized in Paris and the other in the s...
21:00, 2020-01-24

The US has confirmed 13 cases of the coronavirus across 6 states. Here's what we know about all the US patients. THE CENTRAL HOSPITAL OF WUHAN VIA WEIBO /via REUTERS A deadly coronavirus that originated in Wuhan, China, has spread to 25 other countries. The US h...
07:20, 2020-02-11

Ten new cases of coronavirus in Iran, two dead: officials Authorities in Iran on Saturday announced the detection of at least 10 new cases of coronavirus and two more deaths, deepening a sense of public unea...
22:00, 2020-02-22

France confirms first three cases of coronavirus in Europe France confirmed on Friday its first three cases of the Wuhan coronavirus, with two patients being hospitalised in Paris and the other in the southwe...
00:20, 2020-01-25

Coronavirus: more cases and second death reported in China Experts fear numbers affected may be higher than first thought as US begins screening passengers arriving from Wuhan A second person has died from pn...
04:20, 2020-01-18

How maths is revealing undetected cases of the new coronavirus Getting a full picture of the coronavirus outbreak is extremely difficult. Maths can help fill in some of the gaps, says Adam Kucharski...
13:24, 2020-02-13

Iran sees first 2 coronavirus cases in country Authorities in Iran this week announced the country’s first two cases of the novel coronavirus — COVID-19 — which has infected more than 75,000 peopl...
16:12, 2020-02-19

Coronavirus infections spike to 15,000 new Chinese cases in a day China has reported a massive increase in the number of its citizens infected by the new coronavirus, after Chinese officials changed how cases were d...
13:24, 2020-02-13

First cases of new coronavirus confirmed in the UK as disease spreads Two members of the same family have tested positive for coronavirus in England, the Department of Health has confirmed...
12:00, 2020-01-31

What spurt in China's cases suggests about coronavirus A new diagnostic method has led the Chinese province at the epicenter of a coronavirus outbreak to report a record rise in deaths and thousands more ...
13:00, 2020-02-13

Wuhan medic: 'Not all coronavirus cases can be diagnosed' In Wuhan, patients are being transferred to a new 1,000-bed hospital that officials hope will help to isolate the virus's spread. But one medical tec...
14:36, 2020-02-04

China reports 5,090 new coronavirus cases in mainland China saw 5,090 new coronavirus cases in the mainland on Feb. 13, with 121 new deaths, the National Health Commission said on Friday....
04:36, 2020-02-14

The US has confirmed 12 cases of the coronavirus across 6 states. Here's what we know about all the US patients. THE CENTRAL HOSPITAL OF WUHAN VIA WEIBO /via REUTERS A deadly coronavirus that originated in Wuhan, China, has spread to 25 other countries. The US h...
22:32, 2020-02-05

Over 500 cases of coronavirus reported in Chinese prisons More than 500 inmates have been infected by the coronavirus in prisons across China, prompting the firing of several officials, according to reports ...
18:00, 2020-02-21

Coronavirus cases in Wuhan may be ‘just tip of the iceberg,’ expert says The thousands of coronavirus cases in the Chinese city of Wuhan, the center of the epidemic, is likely “just the tip of the iceberg,” a m...
00:36, 2020-02-05

France confirms 2 cases of coronavirus as U.S. announces 2nd Officials said the individual infected had travelled in recent weeks to Wuhan, the central Chinese city at the epicentre of the outbreak....
21:48, 2020-01-24

The US has confirmed 11 cases of the coronavirus across 5 states. Here's what we know about all the US patients. THE CENTRAL HOSPITAL OF WUHAN VIA WEIBO /via REUTERS A deadly coronavirus that originated in Wuhan, China, has spread to 24 other countries. The US h...
18:24, 2020-02-03

Coronavirus outbreak continues with more than 2,000 cases and 103 dead China's President Xi Jinping today visited health workers in Beijing treating patients, as the death toll from the virus surpassed 900...
00:40, 2020-02-11

Coronavirus by the numbers: cases still rising worldwide The growth rate of new cases in China has slowed for two days, but experts say it's too soon to call this a trend....
22:04, 2020-02-07

WHO says no indication of coronavirus cases in North Korea There are no indications that there are cases of the new coronavirus in North Korea, a World Health Organization (WHO) official said, despite South K...
09:36, 2020-02-19

Vietnam, Britain confirm new coronavirus cases Officials in Britain and Vietnam this week confirmed additional cases of the deadly coronavirus in their respective countries....
19:56, 2020-02-06

China coronavirus: 'Increased likelihood' of cases in the UK Four patients in Scottish hospitals are being tested after showing symptoms of coronavirus....
17:08, 2020-01-23

More coronavirus cases 'highly likely' in UK - health officials New cases will probably be brought in by people travelling from overseas, Public Health England says....
18:00, 2020-02-12

WHO says 'no indications' of coronavirus cases in North Korea There are no indications that there are cases of the new coronavirus in North Korea, a World Health Organization (WHO) official said, despite South K...
04:48, 2020-02-19

US confirms two more coronavirus cases, bringing total to five Health officials in California and Arizona say they are each treating a patient infected with the deadly illnessAmerica’s fourth and fifth cases of c...
22:16, 2020-01-26

Vietnam sees 1st coronavirus cases from Wuhan 2:45 p.m. Vietnam's Health Ministry says a Chinese father and son, who were hospitalized on Wednesday with fevers, have tested positive with the new ...
16:16, 2020-01-23

Coronavirus: UK cases double as four more people diagnosed The government issues new powers to force people into quarantine as UK cases double to eight....
14:08, 2020-02-10

China says more than 500 cases of the new coronavirus stemmed from prisons Four prisons in China have reported more than 500 cases of COVID-19 cases, with both inmates and prison guards getting infected....
11:00, 2020-02-21

Coronavirus: Search for close contacts of first UK cases Officials say they are tracing those who spent time with two people tested positive for the new virus....
04:24, 2020-02-01

Coronavirus: number of confirmed UK cases rises from four to eight News comes after UK declared outbreak was ‘serious threat’ to healthCoronavirus - latest updatesThe number of confirmed cases of coronavirus in the U...
11:16, 2020-02-10

WHO concerned about coronavirus cases with no clear link The World Health Organization (WHO) is concerned about the number of coronavirus cases with no clear epidemiological link, although the total number ...
15:00, 2020-02-22

South Korea confirms 15 new cases of coronavirus South Korea reported 15 new cases of the coronavirus on Wednesday, bringing the total number of people infected in the country to 46....
04:48, 2020-02-19

WHO: Coronavirus data points to decline in new cases Despite numbers dropping, the WHO has cautioned that the outbreak still "has the potential to grow." The UN agency has called for millions of dollars...
21:12, 2020-02-17

The US has confirmed 14 coronavirus cases across 6 states. Here's what we know about all the US patients. THE CENTRAL HOSPITAL OF WUHAN VIA WEIBO /via REUTERS A deadly coronavirus that originated in Wuhan, China, has spread to 25 other countries. The US h...
02:24, 2020-02-13

Indonesia Has No Reported Coronavirus Cases. Is That the Whole Picture? Experts find it astonishing that Indonesia has yet to announce a case despite hosting some 5,000 Chinese tourists a day in Bali before halting flight...
01:00, 2020-02-12