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Newly emerged coronavirus did not spill over from scaly anteaters, researchers say

Mammals known as scaly anteaters are natural hosts of coronaviruses, but are not likely the direct source of the recent outbreak in humans, according to a study published May 14 in the open-access journal PLOS Pathogens by Jinping Chen of the Guangdong Institute of Applied Biological Resources, and colleagues. As noted by the authors, the… Read More »

CMO apology over Tas ‘illegal party’ claim

Australia’s top medical officer has apologised to health workers in Tasmania for speculating they attended an illegal dinner party and contributed to a coronavirus outbreak. Professor Brendan Murphy made the claim about staff in the state’s northwest while giving evidence to a New Zealand parliamentary committee earlier this month. He quickly walked back the comments… Read More »

Hong Kong records first death from new coronavirus; overall toll over 420

HONG KONG/BEIJING (Reuters) – Hong Kong reported its first death from the newly identified coronavirus on Tuesday, the second fatality outside mainland China from an outbreak that has killed over 420 people, spread around the world and raised fears for global economic growth. Medical workers hold a strike outside the Hospital Authority as they demand… Read More »

Weight loss: Man shed over one stone in just four weeks with easy diet – what did he eat? – Express

Speaking on the show, presenter, Sian Williams, said: “The plan defines an eating window, in this case, eight hours a day. “Some allow you to eat what you want, this is not the case. It’s also calorie controlled, restricting you to 800 calories a day.” Dan was required to eat healthy high protein foods such… Read More »