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Navy Captain Fired After Pleading for Help With Ship’s Growing Coronavirus Outbreak

Videos posted on social media Friday morning show sailors sending the captain off with cheers.

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Can Warm Weather Halt Coronavirus?

Despite some evidence that warm weather has some effect on the virus, studies are not conclusive and complacency could have “disastrous results.”

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U.S. Will Finally Let Gay Men Donate Blood Due to Shortage Caused By Coronavirus

The FDA's previous rules barred donations from men who have had sex with a man in the previous year.

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Over 70 Academics and Journalists Sign Letter Calling Fox News a ‘Danger to Public Health’

Fox News anchors have blamed China for the virus, downplayed the risks of COVID-19, mocked those worried about the deaths of older Americans, and accused Democrats of trying to use the virus to take down President Trump.

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I’m a Hospice Nurse. Here’s Why I Chose to Step Away From the Job I Love During Coronavirus.

"I didn’t sign up to go into battle without battle gear. What good is it going to do if we all soldier on and get sick?

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‘Sometimes I Cry’: Elderly Americans Struggle With the Reality of Isolating

As stricter measures to reduce the spread of the coronavirus are put in place, Arizona’s most vulnerable are finding themselves increasingly more alone.

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There Are Now More Than 200,000 Confirmed Cases of Coronavirus in the U.S.

As of Wednesday afternoon, the number of Americans confirmed to have COVID-19 had reached 206,207.