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The origins of COVID-19 are 12 months old and here's what we know about how it started

The origins of COVID-19 are 12 months old and here's what we know about how it started

By: Catherine Taylor
Source: ABC News Australia
Date of Publication: November 16th, 2020
This time last year — as China's perishing winter descended across most of the country — rumours about a strange new flu were beginning to circulate in Wuhan. On China's social media platform WeChat, users had been discussing their coughs and colds for weeks with words like "SARS" and "shortness of breath" spiking from mid-November.
COVID-19 — a timeline of the coronavirus outbreak

COVID-19 — a timeline of the coronavirus outbreak

By: Jenny Lei Ravelo, Sara Jerving
Source: Devex
Date of Publication: July 3rd, 2020
The timeline below tracks the development of the outbreak as it unfolds. Total cases as of July 3: 10,871,362 and 521,298 deaths.
This is a ‘pivotal week’ for Texas, Florida, other states with coronavirus spikes, Dr. Scott Gottlieb says

This is a ‘pivotal week’ for Texas, Florida, other states with coronavirus spikes, Dr. Scott Gottlieb says

By: William Feuer
Source: CNBC
Date of Publication: June 22nd, 2020
States seeing major spikes in new coronavirus cases are heading into a “pivotal week” that might determine whether “they’re tipping over into exponential growth or not,” former FDA chief Dr. Scott Gottlieb said. The longer officials in these states allow the virus to spread, Gottlieb said, the more difficult it will be to bring it under control. “They’re having major outbreaks underway. There’s no question about it,” Gottlieb said.
Coronavirus live updates: NYC Marathon canceled as more states see rising case totals

Coronavirus live updates: NYC Marathon canceled as more states see rising case totals

By: Hannah Miller, Jasmine Kim, Megan Graham
Source: CNBC
Date of Publication: June 24th, 2020
The coronavirus continues to surge in states around the country, mostly in the South and West. Testifying before members of Congress on Tuesday, White House health adviser Dr. Anthony Fauci said parts of the U.S. are beginning to see a “disturbing surge” and described the overall situation as a “mixed bag” across different regions and states.
Nike four phase plan

Nike’s four-phase COVID-19 response strategy

Source: WARC
Date of Publication: March 31st, 2020
Nike's four phases of responding to the covid19 epidemic described in detail
Eli Lilly starts human study of a potential coronavirus treatment

Eli Lilly starts human study of a potential coronavirus treatment

By: Reuters
Source: CNBC
Date of Publication: June 1st, 2020
Eli Lilly said on Monday it had started an early-stage trial to test its potential treatment for Covid-19, in the world’s first study of an antibody treatment against the disease.
Healthcare Epidemiologists Ready U.S. Hospitals to Prevent and Care for Coronavirus Cases

Healthcare Epidemiologists Ready U.S. Hospitals to Prevent and Care for Coronavirus Cases

By: SHEA
Source: The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America
Date of Publication: January 31st, 2020
The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA) emphasizes the importance of supporting novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) preparedness efforts with rigorous commitment to infection prevention and science-based decision making. SHEA members – healthcare epidemiologists and other experts in infection prevention and infectious diseases working in collaboration with public health – are experienced in outbreak management, having overseen preparedness and management of 2019-nCoV, SARS, MERS-CoV, H1N1, influenza, and other infectious diseases, and are working diligently to ensure safety.
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Know Your Symptoms: COVID-19 vs. Cold, Flu or Allergies

By: Rite Aid
Source: Rite Aid
Date of Publication: March 26th, 2020
Rite Aid's guide to symptoms of Covid-19 vs. Allergies vs. cold vs. flu to encourage customers to know the difference.