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Trump calls himself "wartime president" over coronavirus pandemic
There are now more than 9,400 reported coronavirus cases in the U.S., across all 50 states. The death toll has jumped to at least 152. President Trump now says he considers himself a wartime president because of the pandemic. Wednesday night, he signed a $100B emergency aid package into law. The bill includes free virus testing for every American, paid sick leave and expanded unemployment benefits. Weijia Jiang reports on how else the federal government is scrambling to contain the disease.
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - March 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Coronavirus Tests Are Now Free, but Treatment Could Still Cost You
Congress passed legislation covering people ’s costs for getting tested for the virus, but you could still face high bills for everything else.
Source: NYT Health - March 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Reed Abelson Tags: Health Insurance and Managed Care Tests (Medical) Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Medicaid Medicare Law and Legislation United States Politics and Government Trump, Donald J Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (2010) your-feed-healthcare Source Type: news

UK social care wins £3bn in move to free hospital beds
Health department says money will result in additional 15,000 capacity
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - March 19, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Here's how to sync Netflix movies with your friends and chat for free
It's no Catalina Wine Mixer, but a Google Chrome extension enables Netflix users to sync viewing and chat while they watch from social isolation
Source: L.A. Times - Health - March 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Michael Ordo ña, Mark Olsen, Chris Barton Source Type: news

Trump Signs Relief Package Into Law
The package will provide sick leave, unemployment benefits and free coronavirus testing.
Source: WebMD Health - March 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Coronavirus (COVID-19) - Cochrane resources and news
This page highlights content relating to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and the various related activities that Cochrane is undertaking in response. We have been amazed and humbled by the staggering response from our Community across the world who have contributed and engaged with our efforts to date.Below is a work-in-progress and we will be continuously adding updates and additions to this page. Sections include:Providing trusted evidenceSpecial CollectionsFast-tracked, prioritized updated and Rapid ReviewsSupporting our Cochrane CommunityLooking aheadProviding trusted evidenceWe know that basic science research and...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - March 19, 2020 Category: Information Technology Authors: Muriah Umoquit Source Type: news

Thailand says all int'l arrivals need virus-free certificate
Thailand's government is imposing stricter rules on international travel that require people arriving from all countries to have health certificates stating they don't have the coronavirus, along with medical insurance covering the disease
Source: ABC News: Health - March 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Staffing tech startup launches nurse certification program for COVID-19
A Quincy-based nurse staffing tech startup, which recently raised its biggest round of funding yet, has launched one of the first training certification programs on the COVID-19 coronavirus for nursing professionals and made it available online for free.   Founded in 2016, IntelyCare Inc. provides machine learning-powered software that puts nurses and nursing assistants in touch with healthcare facilities that are looking to fill shifts. The company’s customers, a total of 500 skilled nursing…
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - March 19, 2020 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Lucia Maffei Source Type: news

State Intervention Necessary to Overcome Covid-19 Threats
By Vladimir Popov and Jomo Kwame SundaramBERLIN and KUALA LUMPUR, Mar 19 2020 (IPS) It is now clear that most East Asian government responses to novel coronavirus or Covid-19 outbreaks have been effective. In Hong Kong, Japan, Singapore and Taiwan, the number infected have remained relatively low despite their proximity and vulnerability, while containment in China and South Korea has been impressive. Vladimir PopovSome other countries hit by the Covid-19 pandemic are trying to replicate East Asian policy responses, not only in public health, but also in handling economic contraction. More than two decades after the 1997-...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - March 19, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Vladimir Popov and Jomo Kwame Sundaram Tags: Asia-Pacific Development & Aid Economy & Trade Financial Crisis Global Headlines Health Labour TerraViva United Nations Trade & Investment Source Type: news

10 Years Later, Obamacare ’s Complicated Legacy Still Shapes the Nation
Maurine Stuart credits the Affordable Care Act (ACA) for saving her family. In 2014, Stuart was diagnosed with HELLP syndrome, a rare disease that causes heart, liver and lymphatic problems. As a result, she was unable to continue working full time—which meant losing her employer-sponsored health insurance. But thankfully, she says, that same year, her home state of West Virginia opted in to the 2010 Affordable Care Act’s Medicaid-coverage expansion, and she qualified. Over the next few years, as bad news kept rolling in, ACA protections continued to keep Stuart’s family afloat. When Stuart was diagnosed ...
Source: TIME: Health - March 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Abigail Abrams Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

GP revalidation suspended during COVID-19 outbreak
GPs will not be subject to revalidation during the coronavirus outbreak to ‘free up vital time’ for frontline clinicians, the GMC has announced.
Source: GP Online News - March 19, 2020 Category: Primary Care Tags: Coronavirus Source Type: news

Trump Signs Massive Relief Package Into Law as U.S. Coronavirus Cases Reach 9,000
THURSDAY, March 19, 2020 -- President Donald Trump signed an $850 billion coronavirus relief package into law late Wednesday, as the number of U.S. cases climbed to 9,000. The package will provide sick leave, unemployment benefits and free...
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - March 19, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Free EDC software for non-profit COVID-19 related studies
Italy-based EDC provider, Nubilaria srl, offers its ACTide EDC pro-bono for European non-profit COVID-19 Coronavirus related studies. The platform is made available for the agile collection of clinical data, remote patient monitoring and customizable collaborative process for the management of intensive therapies and relocation of patients according to hospital availability.
Source: World Pharma News - March 19, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Featured Business Business and Industry Source Type: news

Congress and White House Pass Second COVID-19 Legislative Package, Looks to a Third
The U.S. House of Representatives approved a second coronavirus aid package, the Families First Coronavirus Response Act. The five main provisions of the act include free coronavirus testing, food assistance, an increase in the Medicaid Federal Medical Assistance Percentage (FMAP) rates, unemployment aid, and paid sick and medical leave.
Source: News stories via the Rural Assistance Center - March 19, 2020 Category: Rural Health Source Type: news

Pentagon to Free Up 1 Million Respirator Masks Immediately for Coronavirus Pentagon to Free Up 1 Million Respirator Masks Immediately for Coronavirus
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Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - March 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

MouthWatch TeleDent ™ Helps Dental Practices Maintain Patient Contact During ADA’s “Urgent Care Only” Recommendations
 Designed to Keep the Dentist in Teledentistry, TeleDent Keeps Dental Offices Working While Flattening the Curve for COVID-19Metuchen, NJ – March 18, 2020 – MouthWatch, LLC recently announced that the latest software upgrades to its TeleDent all-in one teledentistry platform can help dental offices effectively deliver urgent care to their patients during the coronavirus pandemic.According to MouthWatch Founder and CEO Brant Herman, “With the American Dental Association and many state dental associations strongly recommending that dental offices immediately suspend elective, preventive and non-critical dental car...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - March 19, 2020 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Trump harnesses wartime powers and signs coronavirus legislation
President Trump invoked wartime powers that could boost the manufacturing of medical equipment and later signed legislation to provide free testing for the coronavirus and expand sick leave.
Source: L.A. Times - Health - March 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Chris Megerian Source Type: news

Developing an Effective Comparator Source & Supply Strategy and...
Join featured speaker, Nicholas Griffin, Global Commercial Product Procurement Manager, Almac Clinical Services, in this free webinar to explore the growing significance of comparator product use,...(PRWeb March 19, 2020)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/developing_an_effective_comparator_source_supply_strategy_and_delivering_best_practice_in_the_global_supply_chain_upcoming_webinar_hosted_by_xtalks/prweb16991253.htm
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - March 19, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

How to Effectively Communicate with FDA Regulators, Upcoming Webinar...
Join this free webinar to discuss some of the common mistakes that sponsors make in their communications with regulators – and some time-tested rules which apply across all types of regulatory...(PRWeb March 19, 2020)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/how_to_effectively_communicate_with_fda_regulators_upcoming_webinar_hosted_by_xtalks/prweb16991336.htm
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - March 19, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Phase-Appropriate GMPs: A Regulatory Roadmap, Upcoming Webinar Hosted...
This free webinar will focus on current best practices for mapping the regulatory framework during R&D, investigational phases and commercial manufacturing. The speaker will explain the CDMO...(PRWeb March 19, 2020)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/phase_appropriate_gmps_a_regulatory_roadmap_upcoming_webinar_hosted_by_xtalks/prweb16991370.htm
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - March 19, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

ADME 101: Lessons on Running a Successful Clinical Mass Balance Trial,...
Don’t miss this free webinar packed with critical information from the experts. Featured speakers will focus on ADME (Absorption, Distribution, Metabolism, and Excretion) studies, from planning to...(PRWeb March 19, 2020)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/adme_101_lessons_on_running_a_successful_clinical_mass_balance_trial_upcoming_webinar_hosted_by_xtalks/prweb16991481.htm
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - March 19, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Relief: Meals and essential supplies for restaurant workers at Nancy Silverton's Chi Spacca
Chi Spacca space will pack free meals and supplies to-go for laid off restaurant workers.
Source: L.A. Times - Health - March 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Feldmar Source Type: news

Indemnity organisations offer COVID-19 support for returning doctors
Recently retired doctors being offered free membership and active legal support during the pandemic Related items fromOnMedica Leadership CQC's State of Care report finds standards improving but warns of pressures Whistle-blower support scheme to roll out nationwide Health Secretary sets out plans for NHS workforce How collaboration is propelling change in Croydon
Source: OnMedica Latest News - March 19, 2020 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Gyms are live streaming workouts during the coronavirus outbreak
Fitness studios are offering quarantine-friendly at-home workouts for free during the pandemic.
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - March 18, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Coronavirus Hand Sanitizer Shortage Sparks Creative Solution From Plymouth Distillery
PLYMOUTH (CBS) – A Plymouth micro-distillery is now making a new product in addition to liquor. Dirty Water Distillery is making hand sanitizer. The owners realized the ethanol they discard in making liquors is a key ingredient for sanitizer. Since Purell and similar products are flying off store shelves, Dirty Water Distillery is making up batches of sanitizer – and giving it away for free. “We’ve had quite a few walk-ins come in,” head distiller Brenton Mackechnie said. “I have had a bunch of community organizations come in as well, including Plymouth PD; they’re hurting for sanitizer.”...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - March 18, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Health Offbeat Syndicated Local Coronavirus Plymouth News Source Type: news

Fox News to be offered as a free channel 'during dangerous times'
Fox CEO Lachlan Murdoch said the company's "highest priority" was to "help educate and protect [people] during dangerous times" caused by the coronavirus.
Source: L.A. Times - Health - March 18, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Meg James Source Type: news

Worried That You Have Coronavirus? Here ’s How To See A Doctor For Free In Your Home
The symptoms of the new coronavirus can be hard to distinguish from other illnesses. Before you go to the doctor ' s office or the hospital, try reaching out to a telemedicine service to get an assessment.
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - March 18, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Leah Rosenbaum, Forbes Staff Source Type: news

The Coronavirus Outbreak Is a Critical Test for the European Union. So Far, It ’s Failing
When the clapping started, it was impossible not to feel moved. At 8 p.m. on March 17, people across the Netherlands leaned out of windows and congregated on doorstops to make a show of support for medical workers battling the coronavirus. First it was just a few claps, before the sound spread down my street in the Hague, working up to a crescendo of whistles and whoops. Fireworks sounded in the distance. A neighbor I had never spoken to waved from across the street. The warmth and goodwill was the epitome of what it means to be part of a community—a scene also playing out in Italy, Spain and France as stricken neigh...
Source: TIME: Health - March 18, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Charlotte McDonald-Gibson/The Hague Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 feature Londontime Source Type: news

Costa Mesa restaurant offers free toilet paper rolls with takeout order
One Orange County restaurant is working to increase food orders by offering a unique extra to its customers.
Source: L.A. Times - Health - March 18, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Bradley Zint Source Type: news

How to Stay Physically and Mentally Healthy While COVID-19 Has You Stuck at Home
Most health advice can be boiled down to simple behaviors, like eating a balanced diet, exercising and getting good sleep. During a pandemic like COVID-19, these actions are especially crucial for maintaining you physical and mental well-being. But social distancing complicates things. How are you supposed to eat right when you’re living on non-perishables? How can you work out when you’re cooped up at home? How can you sleep when you’re anxious about, well, everything? This expert-backed guide is a good place to start. Here’s how to stay healthy (and calm) while social distancing during the COVID-1...
Source: TIME: Health - March 18, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 UnitedWeRise20Disaster Source Type: news

Free E-Book: Answers to Your Coronavirus Questions
Symptoms, Social Distancing and More Reporting From The New York Times
Source: NYT Health - March 18, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) New York Times Source Type: news

10 Global Digital Health Solutions for International Coronavirus Response
By Wayan Vota, Director of digital health Photo courtesy of ICTWorks.March 18, 2020Global coronavirus infections now exceed 200,000 confirmed cases in 144 countries, with over 8,205 deaths from COVID-19, leading to international travel bans and almost 40 conference cancellations across the international development industry.Donors like USAID, DFID, World Bank, and Gates Foundation are asking,“What global digital health solutions are available for international COVID response that can be implemented by government health systems in low- and middle-income countries? "We asked ...
Source: IntraHealth International - March 18, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: cbishopp Tags: Infectious Diseases Digital Health Source Type: news

COVID-19: developers of medicines or vaccines to benefit from free scientific advice from the European Medicines Agency
The EMA will provide full fee waivers for scientific advice applications from developers of potential therapeutics or vaccines against the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) with the aim of providing prompt guidance and direction on best study designs to generate robust information.
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - March 18, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Coronavirus live news: global infections near 200,000 as WHO urges aggressive action in south-east Asia
EU implements strictest travel ban in history; outbreak reaches every US state; Australian PM declares ‘human biosecurity emergency’. Follow the latest updates.Coronavirus latest: at a glanceUK: £330bn of guaranteed loans to be made available for businessesNazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe freed temporarily from Iranian prisonHow to look after yourself and others in self-isolationShare your experiences7.40amGMTThe National Trust in the UK has said it is aiming to open as many of its gardens and parks throughout England, Wales and Northern Ireland so give people a space to “refresh and relax” during this period of social d...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - March 18, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Helen Sullivan Tags: Coronavirus outbreak World news Europe US news Africa Middle East and North Africa Australia news Infectious diseases Science Medical research Microbiology Source Type: news

AFAR Webinar: COVID-19: Can the Science of Aging Move Us Forward?
(American Federation for Aging Research) WEBINAR: COVID-19: Can the Science of Aging Move Us Forward? Tues, March 24, 1pm EDT (free) Hosted by the American Federation for Aging Research (AFAR)Older adults and people with serious medical conditions (heart disease, diabetes, lung disease) face higher risk from COVID-19. Immune function declines with age but research shows aging processes can be targeted. Promising therapeutics called " geroprotectors " have potential to boost immunity and lessen severity of infectious diseases like COVID-19.REGISTER: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_WKctmYzOTV25LYMKvlccLg
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - March 18, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Scientists answer coronavirus questions on new website
(NYU Tandon School of Engineering) The Governance Lab (The GovLab) at NYU Tandon has collaborated with the Federation of American Scientists (FAS) and the State of New Jersey Office of Innovation to launch a free, interactive tool aimed at presenting scientist-led information to the public. 'Ask a Scientist,' allows users to find answers to commonly asked questions about the virus, the severity of the outbreak, best methods of prevention, and steps to take in the event you fall ill.
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - March 18, 2020 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

JNCCN: How to manage cancer care during COVID-19 pandemic
(National Comprehensive Cancer Network) Experts from Seattle Cancer Care Alliance share lessons learned from early experiences treating people with cancer during COVID-19 outbreak via free online article in JNCCN--Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - March 18, 2020 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Rapid Developability Assessment of Early Phase Molecules: Parallel...
Join this free webinar to learn more about the benefits of using PBPK modeling, as well as the type of data needed to support a PBPK/DMPK evaluation. Other discussion points will include the red flags...(PRWeb March 18, 2020)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/rapid_developability_assessment_of_early_phase_molecules_parallel_screening_of_enabling_technologies_and_use_of_pbpk_modeling_upcoming_webinar_hosted_by_xtalks/prweb16988634.htm
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - March 18, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

West Virginia Just Became the Last State to Report a COVID-19 Case. It Was Only a Matter of Time
Every U.S. state has now reported at least one confirmed case of COVID-19, following a positive diagnosis out of West Virginia. West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice confirmed the case Tuesday evening, saying it had been detected in the state’s Eastern Panhandle. “This is real and it’s really concerning,” Justice said. The case comes just a day after President Donald Trump praised Justice—who he called “Big Jim” at a Monday press conference—for “doing a good job” in keeping West Virginia free of COVID-19. Doctors, lawmakers and West Virginians were quick to point out, th...
Source: TIME: Health - March 18, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 News Desk Source Type: news

Covid-19: Export curbs on imported API drugs under review
The commerce and industry ministry is studying a proposal to allow exports of drugs from active pharmaceutical ingredients (API) which have been imported under an advance license wherein duty-free imports are bound to certain export obligations.
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - March 18, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Coronavirus: Emergency cash to help businesses, while operations delayed
The NHS tries to free up hospital beds to cope with coronavirus, £350bn in loans and aid is offered to firms, and major travel restrictions come in.
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - March 17, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cooped up, bored and on a budget? Here's how to stream TV without paying a dime
With audiences stuck at home due to the coronavirus, streaming services are offering longer free trials and other deals. We round them up in this guide.
Source: L.A. Times - Health - March 17, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Christie D'Zurilla Source Type: news

EU brings in travel ban as France joins coronavirus lockdown
All travel into Schengen area is suspended while Donald Trump admits scale of challengeCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageThe EU has endorsed the strictest travel ban in its history as France joined Italy and Spain in full lockdown and Donald Trump told Americans to change their behaviour,acknowledging for the first time that beating the coronavirus could take months.EU leaders on Tuesday suspended all travel into the passport-free Schengen zone by non-EU nationals for at least 30 days in an attempt to instil uniformity across the bloc after some member states, including Austria, Hungary, the Cze...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - March 17, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Jon Henley Europe correspondent Tags: Coronavirus outbreak France Italy Spain Europe Infectious diseases Medical research Science World news European Union Source Type: news

NHS cancels non-urgent operations to free beds
Health service facing biggest UK challenge since foundation more than 70 years ago
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - March 17, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Pentagon to free up one million respirator masks immediately for coronavirus
The U.S. military will make available up to 5 million respirator masks and protective equipment, including 1 million immediately, from its strategic reserves for U.S. government distribution, U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Tuesday.
Source: Reuters: Health - March 17, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

What the U.S. Needs to do Today to Follow South Korea ’s Model for Fighting Coronavirus
The United States has a narrow window of opportunity to determine the fate of its coronavirus crisis. Will we end up looking like Italy or South Korea? Italy’s health system has imploded under the strain of new cases and the shortage of ventilators means doctors must make agonizing decisions on who to save and who to let die. In contrast, South Korea acted swiftly and boldly to “flatten the curve”— the government did everything it could to slow the rate of increase and so reduce the burden of the illness on the country’s clinics and hospitals. Right now, the number of new cases of confirmed in...
Source: TIME: Health - March 17, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Gavin Yamey Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Source Type: news

NHS to free up 30,000 beds for coronavirus
The NHS is targeting freeing up 30,000 beds by postponing all non-urgent elective operations and discharging all inpatients who are “medically fit to leave”.
Source: HSJ - March 17, 2020 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Lessons From the Future: Advice From People Who Have Been Living With the Threat of COVID-19 for Weeks
Before COVID-19 swept across western Europe and caused schools and bars to close across the United States, it threatened East and Southeast Asia. Millions of Americans and Europeans are now learning to cope with changes to their daily lives brought on by coronavirus precautions—changes that have been a reality since January or February across mainland China and in places like Hong Kong, Singapore and Taiwan. For weeks, in many places across Asia, children have been home from school, employees have been working from home and people have been learning to conduct their lives amid the outbreak. With that in mind, here ...
Source: TIME: Health - March 17, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Hillary Leung / Hong Kong Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 overnight Source Type: news

Coronavirus: EU travel ban imminent as France enters 'war' footing
Macron tells citizens to prepare for ‘long and difficult crisis’ ahead of EU leaders’ conferenceCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageThe EU is set to endorse the strictest travel ban in its history as France joined Italy and Spain in full lockdown and Donald Trump told Americans to change their behaviour, acknowledging for the first time that beating the coronavirus could take months.EU leaders are expected on Tuesday to suspend all travel into the passport-free Schengen zone by non-EU nationals for at least 30 days in a bid to instil uniformity across the bloc after some member states, inclu...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - March 17, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Jon Henley, Europe correspondent Tags: Coronavirus outbreak France Italy Spain Europe Infectious diseases Medical research Science World news European Union Source Type: news