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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 »

National stockpiling standards are needed to address product shortages, Premier says

Nearly 90% of healthcare providers are contributing to stockpiles of critical medical supplies and drugs intended to last as long as 90 days, according to a recent survey conducted by healthcare improvement company Premier.  As new COVID-19 hotspots emerge, however, the survey shows local efforts to build stockpiles must be supported with a national strategy… Read More »

AP Interview: Delhi minister says city faces virus challenge

New Delhi’s acting health minister says the Indian capital is facing a shortage of “trained and experienced” health care workers By ANIRUDDHA GHOSAL AP Science Writer June 28, 2020, 12:26 AM 3 min read 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article NEW DELHI — The acting health minister of India’s capital said… Read More »

Morgan Stanley says a second wave of coronavirus won’t derail Asia’s economic recovery

A boy waves a national flag as his dad holds him and uses a smartphone with a selfie stick to take a photo, both wearing protective masks, in front of the portrait of late communist leader Mao Zedong (R, back) at Tiananmen Gate in Beijing on January 23, 2020. Nicolas Asfouri | AFP | Getty… Read More »