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Researcher testing COVID antibodies

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'Unfathomable': American Pandemic Sees 200,000 Lives Lost, So Far

A widely cited model from the University of Washington predicts U.S. fatalities will double to 400,000 by the end of the year.

Photo Credit: David Morrison/Eli Lilly via AP

CDC Director Dr. Robert Redfield

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CDC Changes, Then Retracts, Web Posting On How Virus Spreads

The post caused widespread discussion in public health circles because of its implications

Photo Credit: AP/Andrew Harnik

school buses

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Does The Coronavirus Spread Easily Among Children?

Children generally don’t appear to get sick or experience symptoms as often as adults when they’re infected

Photo Credit: AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite

Carnival Cruise ships are docked at the Port of Tampa in Tampa, Fla.

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Cruise Lines Promise100% Testing In Pitch To Resume Sailing

Plan requires ships to increase the amount of fresh air in their ventilation systems and use advanced filtration methods where feasible.

Photo Credit: AP/Chris O'Meara

Pexels/Fring

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Could Social Distancing Make You MORE Likely To Contract COVID-19?

Researchers say continuing to socially distance may weaken the human microbiome, making people more vulnerable to future infections.

Source: studyfinds.org

Off-campus party in Missouri

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Some College Towns See Big COVID-19 Spike As Students Return

Dozens of infections have been blamed on off-campus parties

Photo Credit: Dan Shular/Missourian via AP

Mexican toilet paper brand, on the shelf at a 7-Eleven in New York

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Mexican Toilet Paper Fills American Product Gap

“American consumers, in times of plenty, are very picky ... If the shelves are running low or empty you’ll grab whatever you can grab.”

Photo Credit: AP Photo/Joseph Pisani

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