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  1. Medical workers in protective gears walk into a hospital facility to treat coronavirus patients ami

    South Korea to train hundreds of doctors to battle future epidemics

    South Korea will add 4,000 medical students over the next 10 years to swell the number of its doctors and strengthen the response to future public ...
  2. FILE PHOTO: Renault ramps up production at its factory of Flins, near Paris

    Renault to cut 400 jobs at its Slovenia unit

    French carmaker Renault plans to cut about 400 out of some 3,200 jobs at its Slovenian unit Revoz after the coronavirus epidemic hit demand for ...
  3. Outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Diamniadio

    Senegal online food company sees sales double due to epidemic

    Since the coronavirus reached Senegal, a growing number of residents in the capital have begun ordering groceries online, a welcome boost to a ...
  4. A woman wears a protective face mask while commuting by boat

    Thailand PM asks rich for help with coronavirus fall-out

    Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha called on the country's 20 richest people on Friday (Apr 17) to help in addressing the damaging economic ...
  5. China mourns for coronavirus (COVID-19) victims on Qingming tomb sweeping festival

    China mourns thousands who died in country's coronavirus epidemic

    China on Saturday mourned the thousands of "martyrs" who have died in the new coronavirus outbreak, flying the national flag at half mast ...
  6. Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC) President Yasuhiro Yamashita attends a news conference in Tokyo

    Now is time to be positive and prepare, says JOC head

    The president of the Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC), Yasuhiro Yamashita, said on Wednesday he wanted to make the Games successful after an ...
  7. Taiwan confirms new case of coronavirus, bringing the total to nine | Video
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    Taiwan confirms new case of coronavirus, bringing the total to nine | Video

    Taiwan has announced a new confirmed case of coronavirus, bringing the total to nine cases with over 200 people being quarantined. The latest two ...
  8. FILE PHOTO: A nurse wearing protective gear walks outside a Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Clini

    The shadow of SARS: China learned the hard way how to handle an epidemic

    The emergence of a new virus in central China has brought back painful memories of another virulent respiratory disease that wreaked worldwide ...
  9. Vaping emerges as new epidemic in America | Video
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    Vaping emerges as new epidemic in America | Video

    A new epidemic is engulfing the US and it appears to have ignited a rare moment of bipartisan agreement in Washington. Health experts are calling ...