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California declares emergency over coronavirus as death toll rises in US

03 March, 2020 10:29 am 10:29 am

LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK (Reuters) – The US death toll from coronavirus infections rose to 11 on Wednesday as new cases emerged around New York City and Los Angeles, while Seattle-area health officials sought to allay anxiety and discourage social gatherings amid the nation’s largest outbreak. The first California death from the virus was an elderly … Read More

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Xi vows support for Hong Kong leader during most difficult time

12 December, 2019 5:10 pm 5:10 pm

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Chinese President Xi Jinping met Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam in Beijing on Monday, saying he recognised her courage to govern the Asian financial hub in these “most difficult” times. “The situation in Hong Kong in 2019 was the most complex and difficult since its return to the motherland,” Xi told … Read More

knee surgeons to use Apple Watch to monitor patients

10 October, 2018 10:53 am 10:53 am

CALIFORNIA (Reuters) – Up to 10,000 Americans due to have knee replacements will be able to funnel basic health data directly from their Apple Watches to their surgeons under a new app being tested by orthopedics company Zimmer Biomet. Four hospitals and more than a dozen other medical facilities in states including Massachusetts, California, Colorado … Read More

Anxiety, depression tied to higher risk of heart attack, stroke

08 August, 2018 10:41 am 10:41 am

(Reuters Health) – Adults with mood disorders like anxiety and depression may be more likely to have a heart attack or stroke than people without mental illness, a new study suggests. Researchers enrolled 221,677 people age 45 and older without any history of heart attack or stroke and tracked them for an average of nearly … Read More