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China says coronavirus can spread before symptoms show -- calling into question US containment strategy - CNN

China's health minister Ma Xiaowei made a startling statement Sunday about the Wuhan coronavirus: He said people can spread it before they become symptomatic.

health - CNN
11:11am PST - January 26th, 2020

China coronavirus: Sixth person tests negative in Scotland - BBC News

The patients were tested for coronavirus as a precaution after returning from China with respiratory problems.

health - BBC News
9:26am PST - January 26th, 2020

Coronavirus can spread before someone realizes they have it - Business Insider

There are currently no doctor's office tests to screen whether a person has the Wuhan coronavirus. Symptoms include a cough, sore throat, and fever.

health - Business Insider
8:43am PST - January 26th, 2020

New species of shark discovered that use fins to walk along seabed - The Independent

Data suggests new species evolved after the sharks moved away from their original population, became genetically isolated and thus evolved into a distinct species

health - Independent
8:43am PST - January 26th, 2020

Coronavirus' ability to spread getting stronger: Chinese health officials - Economic Times

China's National Health Commission (NHC) on Sunday said that the new coronavirus is contagious even in its incubation period, which lasts up to 14 days, and that the virus' ability to spread is getting stronger, the Hong Kong-based daily reported. Authorities…

health - The Times of India
8:18am PST - January 26th, 2020

Are hair dyes safe? Health worries are increasing interest in the go-gray style trend. - The Washington Post

New research raises some concerns about the possible risks from the chemicals.

health - The Washington Post
7:00am PST - January 26th, 2020

China Wuhan coronavirus updates: 2019-nCoV deaths, spread, symptoms - Business Insider

Chinese authorities have confirmed more than 2,000 cases of the Wuhan coronavirus there. Cases have also been reported in at least 12 other countries.

health - Business Insider
5:50am PST - January 26th, 2020

Gesichtsmasken gegen Coronavirus: Wann der Mundschutz eine Ansteckung verhindert - Tagesspiegel

Immer mehr Menschen tragen wegen des Coronavirus aus China einen Mundschutz. Aber wie effektiv verhindern Gesichtsmasken, sich mit Erregern zu infizieren?

health - Der Tagesspiegel
4:33am PST - January 26th, 2020

Stores in central Texas are running out of medical masks after possible case of coronavirus reported - CNN

Medical supply stores in central Texas are experiencing a medical mask shortage after a Texas A&M student, having recently traveled to Wuhan, China, may have contracted coronavirus.

health - CNN
11:54am PST - January 25th, 2020

Coronavirus: 179 under home quarantine, observation - The Hindu

Total number of people under home quarantine and observation in State at 179

health - The Hindu
11:10am PST - January 25th, 2020

China coronavirus: All five tested in Scotland given all-clear - BBC News

The patients were tested for coronavirus as a precaution after returning from China with respiratory problems.

health - BBC News
9:10am PST - January 25th, 2020

The cause of this man’s suffering was hiding in plain sight - The Washington Post

A client’s eagle-eyed examination spotted a critical clue that had been overlooked for years.

health - The Washington Post
8:00am PST - January 25th, 2020

An AI Epidemiologist Sent the First Warnings of the Wuhan Virus - WIRED

The BlueDot algorithm scours news reports and airline ticketing data to predict the spread of diseases like those linked to the flu outbreak in China.

health - Wired
4:00am PST - January 25th, 2020

Sable kept as pet in Co Cork found to have rabies-like virus - The Irish Times

‘Surveillance zone’ established after tests find evidence of lyssavirus genetic material

health - The Irish Times
2:37am PST - January 25th, 2020

Which countries have confirmed cases of new coronavirus? - Al Jazeera English

People in more than 10 countries, mostly in Asia, have been diagnosed with the virus, which originated in Wuhan, China.

health - Al Jazeera English
2:13am PST - January 25th, 2020

Intermittent fasting sheds more weight, but Mediterranean still healthier overall, study claims - Fox News

A major new scientific study suggests the Mediterranean diet is healthier as well as easier to stick with long-term.

health - Fox News
2:02am PST - January 25th, 2020

Hong Kong leader declares citywide virus emergency over coronavirus, cancels all official visits to mainland China - CNBC

Hong Kong health authorities have confirmed 5 cases of coronavirus, with an additional 122 people being treated as potentially infected.

health - CNBC
1:09am PST - January 25th, 2020

China coronavirus claims first doctor's life, as disease spreads around globe - The Washington Post

China has expanded travel lockdowns and granted local governments emergency powers, but experts say this may not be enough to prevent the disease spreading further.

health - The Washington Post
11:21pm PST - January 24th, 2020

China virus outbreak revives calls to stop wildlife trade - The Associated Press

BEIJING (AP) — The outbreak of a new virus linked to a wildlife market in central China is prompting renewed calls for enforcement of laws against the trade in and consumption of exotic...

health - Associated Press
10:22pm PST - January 24th, 2020

Addiction: Heroin users 'need quicker prescriptions access' - BBC South East Wales

Recovering addicts risk overdose by finding ways to self-medicate, researchers warn.

health - BBC News
10:02pm PST - January 24th, 2020

Following this diet for four days can improve your athletic performance - Times of India

Both diet and exercise go hand and hand and laxity in following any one of them can halt your success.

health - The Times of India
9:30pm PST - January 24th, 2020

Wuhan coronavirus: How to protect yourself while traveling - Business Insider - INSIDER

Hundreds of millions of people travel to and within China for the Lunar New Year celebration, which could raise the risk of the disease's spread.

health - Business Insider
4:08pm PST - January 24th, 2020

If you’re feeling nervous about the coronavirus, you’re not alone - The Verge

Reduce anxiety about the new coronavirus by putting the risks in perspective, taking a break from reading the news, and spending time with friends.

health - The Verge
1:50pm PST - January 24th, 2020

Coronavirus: Surgical masks selling out in New York's China Town - Aljazeera.com

Bulk purchases of face masks, as many as 250 at a time, started earlier this week in the tiny New York district.

health - Al Jazeera English
1:34pm PST - January 24th, 2020

Alerta sanitaria del Invima por presencia de diclofenaco en Dololed - ElTiempo.com

El Invima encontró el antiinflamatorio en cinco lotes del medicamento natural.

health - Google News
10:48am PST - January 24th, 2020

RT @scottbix: Florida authorities reported 524 health-code violations at Doral from 2013 to 2018, including “20-25 live roaches… on the wal…

Progressive Patriots (@FDTProgressive)
10:25am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @UnitedDoberman: Vick here. I'm blue - literally & figuratively. My mom had something called health issues & couldn't keep me anymore.…

kohlreinhold (@kohlreinhold)
10:25am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @scottbix: Florida authorities reported 524 health-code violations at Doral from 2013 to 2018, including “20-25 live roaches… on the wal…

Mr. Meyer (@MeyerForEnglish)
10:25am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @KylePlantEmoji: I wish my mental health was good enough for me to do the things that are good for my mental health

abby (@abbyoldyellow)
10:25am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @Afobos: I became a #Vegetarian 4 years ago due to my love of animals. As a bonus my health has improved and I've never felt better! Con…

MaxGrande (@MaxGrande11)
10:25am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @MSUnews: With a $3.3M grant from @NIH, #MSU is partnering with the @CityofDetroit and @audubonsociety to improve the health of #Detroit

Science Around Michigan (@sciencemi)
10:25am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @YAAS_America: Watch @RandPaul dismantle Sen. Bernie Sanders' claim that we all have a "right" to free health care. "Our founding docum…

Mark Dennis ⭐️⭐️⭐️ (@MarkDen61702392)
10:25am PDT - August 27th, 2019
RT @t_angsty: me partaking in activities that are definitely detrimental to my mental health: https://t.co/LO6BRFX8oH

RT @t_angsty: me partaking in activities that are definitely detrimental to my mental health: https://t.co/LO6BRFX8oH

Spencer (@SpencerTheobald)
10:25am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @DrDooleyMD: Today was tough. Two diabetics couldn’t afford their medications. Had to tell someone they have Hep C & prostate cancer…

Vladdy is my Daddy (@TweetwoodMac_)
10:25am PDT - August 27th, 2019
RT @JoeBiden: This ad wasn’t easy for me to record.

Health care is personal to me. Deeply personal. https://t.co/a8UNsnkLhI

RT @JoeBiden: This ad wasn’t easy for me to record. Health care is personal to me. Deeply personal. https://t.co/a8UNsnkLhI

Deborahann829@gmail.com (@Deborahann829g1)
10:25am PDT - August 27th, 2019

University Experts Find Green Space Is Good for Mental Health https://t.co/p8wpW5thBi

أحمد السعدي (@Ahmed_Hashil)
10:25am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @KylePlantEmoji: I wish my mental health was good enough for me to do the things that are good for my mental health

( ▭-▭) (@lolansss)
10:25am PDT - August 27th, 2019

A new @MIT study suggests that mindfulness can improve mental health and academic performance in middle school students. https://t.co/KskytULExE

Eluna (@elunanetwork)
10:25am PDT - August 27th, 2019
RT @fainfain2: Mental health awareness https://t.co/fm0pZ1MRGa

RT @fainfain2: Mental health awareness https://t.co/fm0pZ1MRGa

Muhammad Ahmar (@Unbeatable_24)
10:25am PDT - August 27th, 2019
The number of people aged 75+ will double from 14.1M to 28.2M in 20 years. Assisted living can save costs, improve health outcomes & address housing instability. Learn how during the ABC’s of Affordable Assisted Living panel, happening now at #HCBS2019! https://t.co/q0F98M8lrv

The number of people aged 75+ will double from 14.1M to 28.2M in 20 years. Assisted living can save costs, improve health outcomes & address housing instability. Learn how during the ABC’s of Affordable Assisted Living panel, happening now at #HCBS2019! https://t.co/q0F98M8lrv

Claudia Schlosberg (@ClaudiaSchlosb1)
10:25am PDT - August 27th, 2019

Are you getting enough vitamin D in your diet? Learn why and how this vitamin benefits the body in this article by RD Jemma Besson. https://t.co/ZgiaBI2tdU #vitaminD #sunshinevitamin #calcium #immunesystem

YouAreUNLTD (@YOUAREUNLTD)
10:25am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @marklittle2: I only started boxing because I was 24 stone & was told by my Doctor I had to lose weight for my health. I used to go do…

Billy Bonds (@billybondswhu)
10:25am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @matthaig1: Piers Morgan calling people a snowflake when he gets loudly offended by mental health campaigners, Meghan Markle, vegan saus…

Martin C (@Cinemaniacx)
10:25am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @samstein: As Trump pitches Doral as the site for the next G7, a little note about the resorts horrifying roach situation https://t.co/O…

Joe Albanese (@AlbaneseJoe)
10:25am PDT - August 27th, 2019

US discards 3,500 donated kidneys annually. (CNN) Story: https://t.co/YVjtHtJ2GF

DailySource (@DailySourceNews)
10:25am PDT - August 27th, 2019

US discards 3,500 donated kidneys annually. (CNN) Story: https://t.co/Cko8vMiTqZ

DailySource (@DailySource)
10:25am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @bursterasure: seteth: Good morning class. It is time for sexual health education. First off, a two hour sermon on why masturbation is a…

Great ⚡ Spear (@GreatlightningS)
10:25am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @MarvelHlungwani: The Minister of Health and SMU's Chancellor, Dr Zweli Mkhize, early this year while on the ANC's campaign trail toward…

Abraham mutai (@kimutaiabraham5)
8:53am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @KylePlantEmoji: I wish my mental health was good enough for me to do the things that are good for my mental health

Manic pixie nightmare goblin (@tomtekatt)
8:53am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @Liz_Llorente: The president claims to have told the VA to order a ketamine nasal spray to address suicide among veterans. The drug has…

Rosalba cofer (@RosalbaCofer)
8:53am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @MinofHealthUG: Minister for State for Health for Primary Health Care,Dr Joyce Moriku Kaducu with support from Rotarian Malaria Partners…

Okwir Walter Martin (@OkwirWMartin)
8:53am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @Diddy: I HAVE DECIDED TO BE HAPPY BECAUSE IT IS GOOD FOR MY HEALTH!!!!!!

(@prollycarley)
8:53am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @marybuckley549: Would think most parents are delighted their children can be vaccinated against one form of cancer. However there's sa…

Hugh Barnard (@hughbarnard)
8:53am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @Hazeefafatimah: A silent Msg To Balochistan Government Balochistan need Cancer hospital Balochistan need Health management Balochistan…

Sikander Asif (@SikanderAsif11)
8:53am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @RobertKennedyJr: #Water fluoridation has been hailed by @CDCgov as one of the top 10 great public health achievements of the 20th centu…

Janette Robb (@wrinklyrebel)
8:53am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @DrKristieLeong: #Hemp #seeds are a surprisingly good source of #zinc, important for wound healing, immune #health, & fertility. 3 table…

Longevity Dynamics (@LongevityDynam1)
8:53am PDT - August 27th, 2019
I appreciate @apbp for inviting the Panelists on Centering the Black Experience in Active Transportation to share their insights on public health, economics, and relationships to government and community #APBP2019 https://t.co/lag2BV2o0Y

I appreciate @apbp for inviting the Panelists on Centering the Black Experience in Active Transportation to share their insights on public health, economics, and relationships to government and community #APBP2019 https://t.co/lag2BV2o0Y

Peter Koonce (@pkoonce)
8:53am PDT - August 27th, 2019

Spikes in handgun purchases after high-profile events linked to more firearm injuries https://t.co/KkHuRfHHnt

David Wescott (@dwescott1)
8:53am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @isaixhh: Man setting my own morning rituals has helped my mental health tremendously

kat (@kuidesserts)
8:53am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @DanielKellyTRT: Gluten can affect the blood-brain barrier and also negatively impact gut health. Therefore, if you struggle with brain…

æ (@Ql0ZXpIIgHgEe8i)
8:53am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @matthaig1: Piers Morgan calling people a snowflake when he gets loudly offended by mental health campaigners, Meghan Markle, vegan saus…

GEEKchocolate (@GeekChocolate)
8:53am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @AnthonyCFO: Way to go! "Olivia Pope of Health IT" Tell us about a #scandal. #policy #compliance #security #hipaa #womeninbiz #women #te

MASSIMO FERRO (@MASSIMOFERRO19)
8:53am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @UKCPH: Congratulations to Dr. Angela Dearinger, MPH alumna @UKCPH and new Commissioner of the Kentucky Department for Public Health! h…

Pub Health Monitor (@monitor_PH)
8:53am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @queen_ellie18: Don't be afraid to cut people out of your life who aren't spiritually encouraging. JW or not, your mental health and rel…

Mandisa (@kronty_)
8:53am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @manuelasurgeon: Appointments now available on a Friday at Flint clinic. Please contact us for a free confidential telephone consultatio…

#chestertweets (@chestertweetsuk)
8:53am PDT - August 27th, 2019