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Colorado reports plague-infected fleas and animals, blames disease for 10-year-old’s death

Colorado health officials are investigating plague activity across a handful of counties, with plague-related causes behind the death of a child. The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment noted lab-confirmed reports of plague-infected fleas and animals in areas including La Plata County, where the 10-year-old died. Plague, caused by the bacteria Yersinia pestis, can… Read More »

U.S. reports record 126,400 new coronavirus cases as medical experts warn worst days of pandemic are ‘still ahead of us’

The United States reported a record one-day spike of 126,400 new cases of the coronavirus as medical experts warn that the outbreak is worsening across the country and could lead to a devastating winter. The U.S. has now reported a new record one-day spike in cases everyday over the past three days, according to data… Read More »

Malaysia reports 57 new coronavirus cases and 3 new deaths

Workers wearing protective suits clean the windows outside the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) ward at Kuala Lumpur Hospital, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia April 21, 2020. REUTERS/Lim Huey Teng KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – Malaysian health authorities on Tuesday reported 57 new coronavirus cases, bringing the cumulative total to 5,482 cases as the daily increase in cases remained… Read More »

Meals recalled after 15 salmonella reports

Fifteen Australians have salmonella poisoning linked to a line of frozen microwave meals. Health authorities say CORE Ingredients are recalling several of their Powerfoods frozen meals following the outbreak. South Australia Health has confirmed three of the cases, with two confirmed by authorities in the ACT. The meals are available Australia-wide in independent supermarkets, Coles,… Read More »