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Not sure what the future holds for the coronavirus? Here is how 3 other infectious outbreaks ended – CNN

It has been more than a month since the World Health Organization declared the novel coronavirus a public health emergency of international concern. Since the outbreak began, there have been more than 90,000 cases of the virus worldwide and more than 3,100 deaths from it. Source: Not sure what the future holds for the coronavirus? […]

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Masks can’t stop the coronavirus in the US, but hysteria has led to bulk-buying, price-gouging and serious fear for the future | Health | albanyherald.com

Panic over the novel coronavirus is hitting a fever pitch in the US. And despite repeated pleas from health officials not to purchase them, Americans can’t stop snatching up masks Source: Masks can’t stop the coronavirus in the US, but hysteria has led to bulk-buying, price-gouging and serious fear for the future | Health | […]

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Controversy stirs over religious exemption bills in Mississippi

If passed, parents can avoid giving their children vaccines that go against their religious beliefs. Source: Controversy stirs over religious exemption bills in Mississippi

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Anti-Vaxxers won’t see religious exemptions this year | Mississippi Politics and News – Y’all Politics

On Tuesday, hundreds of Anti-Vaccination advocates wore red at the Capitol. Their mission was to encourage lawmakers to pass legislation that would allow for a narrow scope of religious exemptions for required vaccinations.However, in the last meeting of the Senate Education Committee before the Source: Anti-Vaxxers won’t see religious exemptions this year | Mississippi Politics […]

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Anti-vaxxer group told to stop using the WHO logo on press releases – Insider

An Australian anti-vaxx group was told to stop using the World Health Organisation logo on their press materials. Source: Anti-vaxxer group told to stop using the WHO logo on press releases – Insider

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Pinterest is combating coronavirus misinformation with custom search results | Engadget

Pinterest is taking a proactive step to stop the spread of coronavirus-related misinformation. The company told The Verge it’s introducing a “custom search experience” to ensure its users can get reliable information when they turn to the platform for information about the epidemic.   Source: Pinterest is combating coronavirus misinformation with custom search results | Engadget

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Mumps cases tied to downtown London prompt vaccine reminder | CTV News

London residents are being urged to check their immunizations after multiple mumps cases have surfaced connected to downtown bars. Source: Mumps cases tied to downtown London prompt vaccine reminder | CTV News