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Louisiana governor says progress against coronavirus has been wiped out in past three weeks

“We have a statewide pandemic. It’s no longer one or two regions,” Edwards told reporters in Baton Rouge. Edwards’ announcement comes as the United States passed 3 million coronavirus cases. Louisiana’s health department reported 1,891 new cases Wednesday, 95% of which are from community spread, according to Edwards. Data from Johns Hopkins University shows the… Read More »

Lessons Learned from Past Public Health Battles – Urban Milwaukee

Get a daily rundown of the top stories on Urban Milwaukee An illustration and article published in the June 20, 1909 edition of The New York American labels Mary Mallon as “Typhoid Mary” and discusses her forced quarantine. Photo from the The New York American. (Public Domain). Many people have heard of Typhoid Mary, but… Read More »

All the virus news from the past 24 hours

Prime Minister Scott Morrison will convene National Cabinet on Tuesday with state and territory leaders ahead of crucial talks on Friday to consider a relaxation of social distancing measures nationwide. There are 6828 confirmed COVID-19 cases in Australia, with 3036 in New South Wales, 1406 in Victoria, 1038 in Queensland, 438 in South Australia, 551… Read More »