Day: April 23, 2020

What Scientists Have Learned So Far About COVID-19

Coronaviruses have been causing complications for humanity for quite some time. Some types of coronaviruses are known to cause common colds and recently, two types have triggered outbreaks of deadly illnesses: Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) and Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS). However, the impact of SARS and MERS has been relatively mild compared with …

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Food and Nutrition Tips Amid the COVID-19 Pandemic

These days, many people are expressing fear and anxiety, and are looking to find ways to cope with the pandemic and the ‘new normal’. With children and entire families staying at home together all day, and school and work schedules disrupted, the loss of a daily routine can escalate anxiety and disrupt healthy eating. One …

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COVID-19 Global Impact: How It Is Affecting the Environment Globally

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused a disruption in global trade, flights are being canceled, and many people are now working or staying at home. Life, as we know it, has changed. However, with the slowing down of manufacturing, travel, and the humdrum of day-to-day operations, the pandemic is also causing some interesting positive effects on …

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COVID-19 Latest Global News and Updates (As Of April 23)

KEY POINTS: Total Global Cases: 2,638,024 Total Global Deaths: 184,235 Total Global Recoveries: 721,734 Active Cases: 1,732,055 (1,675,379 in mild condition; 56,676 in critical condition) Closed Cases: 905,969 (721,734 recovered;  184,235 deaths) The COVID-19 pandemic is now affecting 210 countries and territories around the world, as well as 2 international conveyances. Philippines’ COVID-19 cases rise …

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