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NYC health chief under fire for alleged remark about police  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
New York City’s mayor says he's investigating a report that the city's health commissioner spoke dismissively of the health concerns of police officers during a heated phone call... more
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Italy says a near-record 4,008 people were released from hospitals in the past day after testing negative for COVID-19 as the country continues its cautious reopening after a two-month national lockdown more
Mayor says Mexico City will begin gradual reopening June 1  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
Mexico City is the epicenter of the country’s coronavirus epidemic, but its mayor plans to begin a gradual reopening beginning June 1 even as daily new infections continue... more
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Favipiravir Observational Study Group (principal investigator: Dr. Yohei Doi, Fujita Health University) released a preliminary report of the Favipiravir Observational Study in Japan on the Japanese Association for Infectious Diseases... more
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