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Woman battling brain cancer away from home receives special snow message: ‘Mom be brave’

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A woman from Guatemala who is in Cleveland receiving treatment for an aggressive brain tumor received a little extra encouragement through a message written in the snow outside of her hospital window. Michele Schambach, who was diagnosed with oligodendroglioma at home and referred to the Cleveland Clinic by her doctor, said she was “feeling down” Read More

What is asthma? What to know about the respiratory condition

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“It feels like someone or something is sitting on my chest and constricting my lungs so I can only breathe in partway. It can feel like I’m breathing through a squished straw,” one woman living with asthma, a potentially serious respiratory condition,said when describing an attack. Currently, 25 million Americans live with asthma — an amount the Read More

Mainland China reports 394 new confirmed cases of coronavirus, lowest since Jan. 23

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BEIJING (Reuters) – Mainland China had 394 new confirmed cases of coronavirus infections on Wednesday, the National Health Commission said on Thursday, down from 1,749 cases a day earlier and the lowest since Jan. 23. That brings the total accumulated number of confirmed cases in mainland China so far to 74,576. The death toll from Read More

First batch of Diamond Princess Passengers arrive in Hong Kong to face further quarantine

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HONG KONG (Reuters) – More than 100 Hong Kong residents who were quarantined on the Diamond Princess cruise in Japan for over two weeks landed on Thursday morning in the Asian financial hub, where they will face a further 14 days of quarantine. Masked passengers look out from the Diamond Princess cruise ship docked at Read More

China reports drop in coronavirus cases; scientists warn virus may spread easily

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TOKYO/BEIJING (Reuters) – China reported a dramatic drop in new cases in the province at the heart of the coronavirus outbreak, while scientists reported the new virus may spread even more easily than previously believed. China’s central Hubei province had 349 new confirmed cases on Wednesday, down from 1,693 a day earlier and lowest since Read More

Coronavirus: Britons on Diamond Princess cruise ship to be flown home

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Britons stranded on a quarantined cruise ship in Japan will be able to board an evacuation flight home on Friday, the foreign secretary has said. Only those who are showing no signs of illness will be able to travel, and they will be quarantined on their return to the UK, it is understood. Those who Read More

Remaining passengers on MS Westerdam disembark after coronavirus scare; crew members still waiting on tests

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The last of the passengers aboard Holland America’s MS Westerdam cruise liner were allowed to disembark on Wednesday after testing negative for coronavirus. The ship, which had previously been turned away by four Asian governments due to COVID-19 concerns, has been docked in Cambodia since Thursday. Locals come down to view the Westerdam cruise ship, owned Read More

Woman plays violin during brain surgery to remove tumor

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The incredible moment an orchestra violinist played her instrument while surgeons operated on her brain was captured on video and has quickly gone viral. Dagmar Turner, 53, underwent surgery to remove an aggressive brain tumor on Jan. 31 at King’s College Hospital in London, according to a press release. HOW DANGEROUS IS CORONAVIRUS? The tumor was Read More

TrueProfile.io and RAKMHSU sign first UAE partnership to strengthen graduates’ career potential

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TrueProfile.io® and Ras al Khaimah Medical and Health Sciences University (RAKMHSU) have signed the first pivotal partnership in the UAE to support graduates in securing coveted job opportunities and pursuing higher studies overseas. TrueProfile.io, powered by the DataFlow Group, is a leader in the document verification industry. Their new partnership – the first of its Read More

Virus-hit cruise liner passengers start disembarking in Japan after controversial quarantine

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TOKYO (Reuters) – Passengers on the virus-hit cruise ship moored near Tokyo began disembarking on Wednesday, television footage showed, after a controversial two-week quarantine that saw more than 500 people infected with the new coronavirus originating in China. A police officer escorts a passenger away from the media as she walks out from the cruise Read More