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I went into a mother-mandated quarantine when I was about 7 years old. I still remember suffering from a nasty cough and a way-too-high fever that…
It's allergy season and we haven't exactly cleared flu season yet, but that hasn't stopped the new coronavirus from spreading throughout the nation and creating a new…
When Danni Askini started feeling chest pain, shortness of breath and a migraine all at once on a Saturday in late February, she called the oncologist…
That “killer cardio” class at the gym might take on a new meaning for people worried about the new coronavirus. Exercise is a prescription for good…
Public health and national security experts shake their heads when President Donald Trump says the coronavirus "came out of nowhere" and “blindsided the world.” They've been…
While wearing a mask has become the norm in many places in Asia, the mask frenzy has hit nowhere as hard as Hong Kong. At the…
Dr. Sanjay Gupta announced on Monday that CNN will refer to the global coronavirus outbreak as a pandemic, with the network's chief medical correspondent acknowledging that "while we know…
They are scenes reminiscent of a zombie movie: photographs and TV footage of people pushing trolleys up and down supermarket aisles in a frantic search for…
A cruise ship remains at arms length from San Francisco and the number of confirmed cases of coronavirus in Washington state ballooned to 70 on Thursday…
Today we learned a patient we are treating here at UC Davis Medical Center for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) is being investigated by the Centers for…