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HHS invests $480 million in Cue Health to boost manufacturing of rapid coronavirus test

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here The U.S. is investing $481 million in California-based start-up Cue Health to boost manufacturing of its coronavirus test that produces results in about 20 minutes and without needing to be processed at a lab, U.S. agencies announced Tuesday. Cue, which......
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Johnson & Johnson’s coronavirus vaccine trial paused after ‘adverse event’ reported 36 hours ago

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Jakub Porzycki | NurPhoto | Getty Images Johnson & Johnson‘s late-stage coronavirus vaccine was paused after one of its participants reported an “adverse event” about 36 hours ago, the company’s chief financial officer said Tuesday. The pause will allow the......
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Dr. Fauci says U.S. faces ‘a whole lot of trouble’ as coronavirus cases rise heading into winter

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here The United States is “facing a whole lot of trouble” as coronavirus cases continue to surge across the country heading into the cold winter months, Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation’s top infectious disease expert, told CNBC on Monday.  The U.S.......
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Trump health official blasts Nevada after state ends use of rapid coronavirus tests in nursing homes

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here U.S. Department of Health and Human Services ADM Brett P. Giroir testifies before the House Committee on Energy and Commerce on the Trump Administration’s Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic, on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, June 23, 2020. Kevin Dietsch......
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Broadway to remain closed through May 30

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here A man in a surgical mask walks through Manhattan’s Broadway Theatre district after Broadway shows announced they will cancel performances due to the coronavirus outbreak in New York, March 12, 2020. Andrew Kelly | Reuters Broadway will remain closed through......
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Coronavirus mortgage bailouts fall below 3 million in pandemic’s sharpest decline

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Prospective home buyers arrive with a realtor to a house for sale in Dunlap, Illinois. Daniel Acker | Bloomberg | Getty Images The number of mortgages in active pandemic-related bailouts plunged in the past week as the first wave of forbearance plans hit the end of their six-month term. It......
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HHS Secretary Azar says U.S. could have enough coronavirus vaccine doses for every American by March

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Alex Azar, secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS), wears a protective mask during a House Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis hearing in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Friday, Oct. 2, 2020. Azar is appearing before the committee to testify......
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President Trump says he’s not ‘contagious at all’ days after leaving hospital with coronavirus

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here President Donald Trump releases another video on Twitter on Oct. 8th, 2020. The White House President Donald Trump said Thursday that he’s not contagious “at all” days after he was discharged from the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center after......
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Plexiglass barriers at Pence-Harris debate ‘are a joke,’ won’t stop coronavirus, medical experts say

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here The Commission on Presidential Debates is taking extra precautions at Wednesday night’s vice presidential debate given the coronavirus outbreak in the White House, but pictures of two curved plexiglass barriers they plan to use has some epidemiologists and airborne pathogen......
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Eli Lilly shares jump after company says it’s seeking FDA clearance for antibody drug

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Eli Lilly shares jump after company says it’s seeking FDA clearance for antibody drug SEARCH QUOTES Source – Click here for more To Return to the Main Aggregate News Page – click here...
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HHS threatens to withhold federal funding from hospitals that fail to report coronavirus data

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here The Department of Health and Human Services is threatening to withhold U.S. funding from hospitals that fail to comply with federal requirements on reporting data about Covid-19 and influenza patients, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Administrator Seema Verma announced Tuesday.......
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Doctors worry Trump could be ‘overtreated’ for coronavirus because he’s a VIP

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Doctors worry Trump could be ‘overtreated’ for coronavirus because he’s a VIP SEARCH QUOTES Source – Click here for more To Return to the Main Aggregate News Page – click here...
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Trump’s use of Regeneron’s experimental coronavirus treatment creates ‘very tough situation,’ CEO says

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Trump’s use of Regeneron treatment creates ‘tough situation’: CEO SEARCH QUOTES Source – Click here for more To Return to the Main Aggregate News Page – click here...
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New York City is ‘on the edge of a precipice’ as coronavirus cases grow, former CDC director says

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here A health worker takes a swab sample from a man to test for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Brooklyn, New York, September 25, 2020. Brendan McDermid | Reuters Coronavirus infection rates in the New York City area continue to soar......
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Coronavirus hospitalizations grow in the Midwest amid climbing cases — ‘It’s clearly a forest fire’

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Growing coronavirus outbreaks across the American West and Midwest have started to take an alarming turn as some states report growing Covid-19 hospitalizations and a shrinking supply of beds for patients.  Six states reached record high Covid-19 hospitalizations, based on......
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The White House hoped testing would keep the coronavirus out — but it didn’t

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here U.S. President Donald Trump gestures towards a Abbott Laboratories ID Now Covid-19 test kit during a Coronavirus Task Force news conference in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Monday, March 30, 2020. Michael Reynolds......
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Top health official says coronavirus ‘herd immunity is not the strategy of the U.S. government’

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar speaks during a House Appropriations Subcommittee hearing in Washington, February 26, 2020. Amanda Voisard | Reuters Allowing the coronavirus to circulate through the U.S. population unchecked in an effort to achieve herd......
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The coronavirus could pose a severe threat to patients like President Donald Trump, data shows

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Coronavirus could pose a severe threat to patients like Trump, data shows SEARCH QUOTES Source – Click here for more To Return to the Main Aggregate News Page – click here...
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Trump isn’t the first sitting U.S. president to contract a potentially deadly virus in the middle of a pandemic — so did Woodrow Wilson in 1918

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here President Donald Trump announced Friday that he has tested positive for Covid-19, and he isn’t the first sitting president to contract a highly contagious and potentially deadly virus in the middle of a pandemic. Former President Woodrow Wilson became ill with......
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Coronavirus vaccine trial participants report day-long exhaustion, fever and headaches — but say it’s worth it

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Coronavirus vaccine trial participants: Exhaustion, fever, headaches SEARCH QUOTES Source – Click here for more To Return to the Main Aggregate News Page – click here...

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