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A warming world gives viruses more chances to hitchhike from species to species

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New research warns that climate change could make it easier for viruses to leap from one species to another. That ultimately puts humans at greater risk from new zoonotic viruses, like the coronavirus that causes COVID-19.


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China reports 1227 new COVID cases for May 15 vs 1789 a day earlier - Reuters

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Mainland China reported 1,227 new coronavirus cases for May 15, of which 151 were symptomatic and 1,076 were asymptomatic, the National Health Commission said on Monday.


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China reports 5113 new COVID cases on May 4 vs 5498 a day earlier - Reuters

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Mainland China reported 5,113 new coronavirus cases on May 4, of which 373 were symptomatic and 4,740 were asymptomatic, the National Health Commission said on Thursday.


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China reports 1305 new COVID cases for May 17 vs 1100 a day earlier - Reuters.com

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Mainland China reported 1,305 new coronavirus cases on May 17, of which 240 were symptomatic and 1,065 were asymptomatic, the National Health Commission said on Wednesday.


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China reports 545 new COVID cases on May 25 vs 590 a day earlier - Reuters.com

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China reported 545 new coronavirus cases on May 25, of which 130 were symptomatic and 415 were asymptomatic, the National Health Commission said on Thursday.


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China reports 1927 new COVID cases on May 10 vs 3475 a day earlier - Reuters

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China reported 1,927 new coronavirus cases on May 10, of which 324 were symptomatic and 1,603 were asymptomatic, the National Health Commission said on Wednesday.


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China reports 3475 new COVID cases on May 9 vs 4333 a day earlier - Reuters

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Mainland China reported 3,475 new coronavirus cases on May 9, of which 357 were symptomatic and 3,118 were asymptomatic, the National Health Commission said on Tuseday.


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China reports 1917 new COVID cases on May 11 vs 1927 a day earlier - Reuters.com

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China reported 1,917 new coronavirus cases on May 11, of which 237 were symptomatic and 1,680 were asymptomatic, the National Health Commission said on Thursday.


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China reports 2532 new COVID cases on May 12 vs 1917 a day earlier - Reuters.com

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Mainland China reported 2,532 new coronavirus cases on May 12, of which 331 were symptomatic and 2,201 were asymptomatic, the National Health Commission said on Friday.


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China reports 1082 new coronavirus cases on May 18 vs 1305 day earlier - Reuters

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China reported 1,082 new coronavirus cases on May 18, of which 212 were symptomatic and 870 were asymptomatic, the National Health Commission said on Thursday.


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China reports 869 new COVID cases on May 22 vs 898 a day earlier - Reuters

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Mainland China reported 869 new coronavirus cases on May 22, of which 187 were symptomatic and 682 were asymptomatic, the National Health Commission said on Monday.


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China reports 590 new COVID cases on May 24 vs 688 a day earlier - Reuters.com

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China reported 590 new coronavirus cases on May 24, of which 117 were symptomatic and 473 were asymptomatic, the National Health Commission said on Wednesday.


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Davos booster for $18 billion health fund - Reuters.com

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A global health fund has raised a third of the $18 billion it says is needed to reverse setbacks caused by the coronavirus pandemic and combat AIDS, malaria and tuberculosis, with the latest boost coming from funding announced at this year's Davos meeting. Fr…


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Shanghai reports 1869 new local asymptomatic COVID-19 cases for May 12 - Reuters

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The Chinese financial hub of Shanghai reported 1,869 new local asymptomatic coronavirus cases for May 12, up from 1,305 a day earlier, the city's health authority said on Friday.


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Davos booster for $18 billion fund to fight AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria - Reuters.com

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A global health fund has raised a third of the $18 billion it says is needed to reverse setbacks caused by the coronavirus pandemic and combat AIDS, malaria and tuberculosis.


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Malaysia to lift more COVID curbs, eases mask mandate - Reuters

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Malaysia will ease more COVID-19 curbs from the start of next month, including lifting restrictions on those who are not vaccinated against the coronavirus and scrapping the need to wear masks outdoors, its health minister said.


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WHO chief says we are 'increasingly blind' on COVID transmission - Reuters

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The head of the World Health Organization on Tuesday urged countries to maintain surveillance of coronavirus infections, saying the world was "blind" to how the virus is spreading because of falling testing rates.


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Shanghai reports 1305 new asymptomatic COVID cases, 144 symptomatic cases for May 11 - Reuters.com

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The Chinese financial hub of Shanghai reported 1,305 new local asymptomatic coronavirus cases for May 11, up from 1,259 a day earlier, the city's health authority said on Thursday.


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Austria to suspend requirement to wear face masks for three months - Reuters.com

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Austria is suspending the requirement to wear face masks in essential shops and on public transport as coronavirus infections have fallen and are expected to remain low in the summer, Health Minister Johannes Rauch said on Tuesday.


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North Korea COVID outbreak is 'worrying' for new variants -WHO - Reuters.com

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A senior World Health Organization official said on Tuesday that high levels of transmission of the coronavirus among unvaccinated people, such as in North Korea, creates a higher risk of new variants.