Global Statistics

All countries
20,684,917
Confirmed
Updated on August 12, 2020 7:54 pm
All countries
13,366,795
Recovered
Updated on August 12, 2020 7:54 pm
All countries
749,240
Deaths
Updated on August 12, 2020 7:54 pm

Global Statistics

All countries
20,684,917
Confirmed
Updated on August 12, 2020 7:54 pm
All countries
13,366,795
Recovered
Updated on August 12, 2020 7:54 pm
All countries
749,240
Deaths
Updated on August 12, 2020 7:54 pm
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Coronavirus may spread much farther than 6 feet in indoor spaces with poor ventilation

As students head back to school, parents and teachers are increasingly concerned about how the coronavirus could spread — especially in buildings with inadequate ventilation. John Lednicky studies viruses at the University of Florida. "There was a lot of controversy about SARS-CoV-2 being transmitted or not being transmitted through airborne routes," Lednicky told CBS News.Analyzing air…

Coronavirus may spread much farther than 6 feet in indoor spaces with poor ventilation

Last Updated Aug 11, 2020 7:18 PM EDT As students head back to school, parents and teachers are increasingly concerned about how the coronavirus could spread — especially in buildings with inadequate ventilation. John Lednicky studies viruses at the University of Florida. "There was a lot of controversy about SARS-CoV-2 being transmitted or not being transmitted…

Coronavirus cases lead over 800 to quarantine in Georgia school district where masks not required

Just one week after schools reopened in a northern Georgia school district, more than 800 of its students and staff have been told to quarantine.Last week, the Cherokee County School District, about 44 miles north of Atlanta, told 20 people to quarantine when one 2nd-grader tested positive for the virus after the first day of…

As coronavirus fatalities decline nationwide, viral deaths persist in America’s nursing homes, data shows

Even as death rates from the novel coronavirus have declined overall, nursing homes in the U.S. have persisted as one of the deadliest environments in the pandemic, according to a new ABC News analysis of the latest public health data."Nursing home residents remain at risk," said Dr. Jay Bhatt, an internist in Chicago and ABC…

Coronavirus cases jump 40% in US kids last month: report

What needs to happen to reopen schools safelyFox News medical contributor Dr. Janette Nesheiwat outlines the ways parents need to ensure their children's safety when returning to school. She later discusses how close America is to releasing a coronavirus vaccine.The U.S. last month saw coronavirus cases jump in children by 40% while the debate in…

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Military helicopter shot at over Virginia, injuring a crew member

(CNN)A US Air Force helicopter was shot at near Manassas, Virginia, on Monday, injuring one of two pilots on board, according to an Air Force official. The UH-1N was flying 10 miles northwest of Man…

Pro-life groups denounce Biden-Harris as ‘most pro-abortion ticket in history’

Pro-life groups wasted no time Wednesday in condemning the Biden-Harris tandem, denouncing it as “the most pro-abortion ticket in history,” as advocates on both sides of the issue girded for a hard-fought 2020 battle. The Women Speak Out PAC, the campaign arm of the Susan B. Anthony List, marked the Tuesday selection of California Sen.…

Antiviral nasal spray may fight coronavirus, study finds

Moms create coronavirus solutions for kids: Why they say their PPE face shields are more effective than cloth masksLittle Lives PPE is helping children and adults reenter the world safely amid the coronavirus pandemic. Dr. Gabrielle Page-Wilson and Alexandra Stanton founded Little Lives PPE to not only maintain the physical health of their children, but…